Never has the Philippine Star's light shone so brightly as under the Duterte administration, with its scoops and incisive reporting about the small but interesting details of the Chief Executive's life.
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Who kissed the President?
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President Rodrigo Duterte may have barely passed law school, but his skill in case buildup was honed through his years as a public prosecutor.
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President Rodrigo Duterte will not try to patch things up between his daughter, Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte, and House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez.
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Close to two years in office, President Rodrigo Duterte has realized that running the country is a "killing job."
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President Rodrigo Duterte anticipated that his enemies will go to the International Criminal Court (ICC) to pin him down for alleged wrongdoing.
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Thanks in part to their showbiz backgrounds, former senators Jinggoy Estrada and Lito Lapid both have a chance of reclaiming their seats in 2019 based on the survey commissioned by the ruling PDP-Laban.
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It was Presidential Adviser on Entrepreneurship Joey Concepcion who invited former President and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to speak before business and political bigwigs at the Asean Business-Investment Summit (ABIS) 2017 on…
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United States President Donald Trump had nothing but good words for President Rodrigo Duterte, whom he got the chance to know better while he was in Manila for the ASEAN Summit.
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His wife, Senator Cynthia Villar, said he has no plans of challenging incumbent Mayor Joseph Estrada.
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It was President Rodrigo Duterte who set a meeting with Senator Gregorio "Gringo" Honasan and his comrades from the Reform the Armed Forces Movement (RAM) on August 16 for a loyalty check, Philippine Star editor Marichu Villanueva said.
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Former Bureau of Immigration deputy commissioner Michael Robles could pin down his fraternity brother, ex-BI deputy commissioner Al Argosino, in the P50-million bribery scandal involving them and Chinese gambling mogul Jack Lam if he agrees…
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Senator Panfilo Lacson might have stopped the allocation of P8.3 billion in pork barrel funds to lawmakers in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, but there’s still a multibillion-peso budget they will get their hands on under the 2017…
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After Congress scrutinized the P3.35-trillion national budget for 2016, President Rodrigo Duterte exercised his direct veto powers over special provisions on “use of income” of seven government agencies before signing it into law.
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Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno is now being ribbed as the real “little President” because he’s had to substitute for Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea as the government’s “caretaker” twice so far, Philippine Star editor Marichu…
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The late dictator Ferdinand Marcos’ burial at the Libingan ng mga Bayani last Nov. 18 wouldn’t have pushed through if former President Benigno Aquino III had approved a suggestion for his interment at Ilocos Norte with full military honors,…
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Communications Secretary Martin Andanar has organized a dinner for his predecessors— dating back to the Marcos era— so they can swap stories over good food and wine.
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Did President Rodrigo Duterte receive credible information regarding alleged plans to oust him from office when he claimed that “yellow” forces are planning to impeach him?
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By now, the public very well knows that President Rodrigo Duterte is leaning towards constituent assembly
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Give it to President Rodrigo Duterte to say it like it is as he spoke about being smitten by Vice President Leni Robredo's looks while appalled by Sen. Leila de Lima's mug.
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President Rodrigo Duterte believes the late strongman Ferdinand Marcos is “the most brilliant President” the Philippines has ever had despite the countless allegations of corruption and abuse that took place under his watch.
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In his final days, former Senator Ernesto Maceda expressed his desire for the proposed pay hike for nurses to be refiled in the incoming 17th Congress even when had difficulty talking at that time.
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President-elect Rodrigo Duterte never considered taking his oath before Supreme Court Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno, even when he was just a candidate.
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Count former Senator Ernesto Maceda to the growing list of famous names immediately killed in the cyberspace before it even happens in real life.