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Human rights not popularity contest — CHR
by Janvic Mateo - September 26, 2018 - 12:00am
Policies that impact on human rights should not be implemented simply because they are popular with the public, Commission on Human Rights (CHR) chairman Chito Gascon said in reaction to survey results showing high...
6/58 Lotto pot to hit nearly P700 million
by Janvic Mateo - September 23, 2018 - 12:00am
The jackpot for the 6/58 Ultra Lotto is expected to reach almost P700 million on Sunday night, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said yesterday.
27 Pinays rescued from Malaysian sex ring
by Janvic Mateo - September 23, 2018 - 12:00am
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has repatriated 27 Filipinas rescued from a sex trafficking syndicate in Malaysia last month.
Continuing reparations for ML victims pushed
by Janvic Mateo - September 23, 2018 - 12:00am
Human rights advocates, including former Senate president Aquilino Pimentel Jr., are pushing for continuing reparations process for thousands of victims of the martial law regime.
Grace Poe still top Senate bet; Sara Duterte, Imee Marcos in
by Janvic Mateo - September 23, 2018 - 12:00am
If the midterm elections were held today, 17 individuals led by re-electionist Sen. Grace Poe have a statistical chance of winning a slot in the so-called Magic 12, according to survey firm Pulse Asia.
Facebook hiring HR policy director
by Janvic Mateo - September 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Social media giant Facebook is hiring a human rights policy director to coordinate efforts to counter human rights abuses committed on the social media platform.
Most Filipinos still fear crimes, addicts — SWS
by Janvic Mateo - September 21, 2018 - 12:00am
Most Filipinos are still wary of neighborhood crimes and the presence of drug addicts in their communities despite the government’s intensive campaign against illegal drugs and other criminal activities.
No UPCAT dates yet
by Janvic Mateo - September 20, 2018 - 12:00am
The University of the Philippines has yet to announce the schedule for its college admission test (UPCAT), which was postponed due to Typhoon Ompong.
DepEd, GSIS addressing teacher loan problems
by Janvic Mateo - September 20, 2018 - 12:00am
The Department of Education (DepEd) has assured teaching and non-teaching personnel that it is taking steps to address issues involving the non-deduction of some loans due with Government Service Insurance Service...
CHED budget cut to affect 350,000 students
by Janvic Mateo - September 20, 2018 - 12:00am
More than 350,000 scholars may be affected by the proposed P3-billion budget cut in the financial assistance program for college students of the Commission on Higher Education (CHED).
Oregon woman apologizes for racist rant vs Filipino driver
by Janvic Mateo - September 20, 2018 - 12:00am
An American woman from Beaverton, Oregon has apologized after her racist remarks against a Filipina went viral online.
UP dean in hot water for backing Duterte’s ouster
by Janvic Mateo - September 19, 2018 - 12:00am
The academic freedom enjoyed by officials and employees of public universities has a limitation: you cannot call for the ouster of the president of the republic.
CHR probes deaths in AFP, Sayyaf Sulu clash
by Janvic Mateo - September 19, 2018 - 12:00am
Human rights probers are investigating the reported encounter between Abu Sayyaf bandits and government troopers in Patikul, Sulu on Friday.
UP dean inalmahan ng CHED
by Janvic Mateo - September 19, 2018 - 12:00am
Inalmahan kahapon ng pamunuan ng Commission on Higher Education (CHED) ang naging pahayag ng isang college dean mula sa University of the Philippines kaugnay sa pagsuporta nito sa usaping pagpapatalsik sa puwesto...
CHR slams killing of Manila village chief
by Janvic Mateo - September 16, 2018 - 12:00am
The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) has called on the Philippine National Police (PNP) to immediately resolve the killing of a barangay chairman who was gunned down after attending an anti-drug seminar in Manila...
6/58 Ultra Lotto pot to hit P618 million
by Janvic Mateo - September 16, 2018 - 12:00am
The jackpot for the 6/58 Ultra Lotto is expected to reach P618 million on Sunday night, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said yesterday.
Chinese foreign minister’s visit postponed due to Ompong
by Janvic Mateo - September 16, 2018 - 12:00am
The official visit of Chinese Foreign Minister and State Councilor Wang Yi this week has been postponed due to Typhoon Ompong.
Facebook activates disaster help app
by Janvic Mateo - September 16, 2018 - 12:00am
As Typhoon Ompong and Hurricane Florence pummeled the Philippines and the United States, respectively, social media giant Facebook said users in communities with limited internet and slow network connectivity will...
UP questions ‘intrusion’ of armed cops in Diliman campus
by Janvic Mateo - September 15, 2018 - 12:00am
University of the Philippines president Danilo Concepcion has questioned the presence of uniformed and armed police officers inside the UP campus in Diliman, Quezon City.
Over 7 million students affected by Ompong — DepEd
by Janvic Mateo - September 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Even before it made landfall, more than seven million students across the country had already been affected by Typhoon Ompong (international name Mangkhut), according to the Department of Education (DepEd).
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