The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) arrested 1,612 high-value target drug personalities nationwide during high-impact operations (HIOs) in 2018.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has signed an executive order creating a national task force that would address the communist insurgency in the country.
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Only less than 8 hectares of farm lots will be distributed to indigenous people of Boracay, according to Environment Undersecretary Jonas Leones.
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The Sandiganbayan 3rd Division has turned down the motion of the brother of alleged pork scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles which sought to quash the charges against him concerning his involvement in the P900-million Malampaya fund scam.
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Malacañang on Friday said it would not raise a finger on the warrant of arrest issued against former Representatives Satur Ocampo and Teddy Casino of Bayan Muna, Rafael Mariano of Anakpawis and Liza Maza of Gabriela.
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OLONGAPO CITY -- In an effort to provide not only security but livelihood to media practitioners, the Presidential Task Force on Media Security (PTFoMS) has proposed to the Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) the inclusion of media members…
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Senator Grace Poe on Wednesday advised Agrarian Reform Secretary John Castriciones to work “in harmony” with farmers and fisherfolks.
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After declaring his plan to place Boracay under land reform, President Rodrigo Duterte said Wednesday (April 25) that he wants the entire Mindanao to go to farmers.
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President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to continue the implementation of the agrarian reform program despite terminating peace talks with the communist movement.
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The Commission on Appointments (CA) bypassed Wednesday (March 21) Department of Agrarian Reform Secretary John Castriciones after at least two of its members voiced opposition to his ad interim appointment.
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The Commission on Appointments (CA) on Wednesday suspended the confirmation hearing for the interim appointment of Agrarian Reform Secretary John Rualo Castriciones as members digest claims that he lacked qualifications and track record…
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Acting Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary John Castriciones admitted before the Commission on Appointments (CA) to having lawyered for landlord and land tenants when he was still in the legal practice.
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Detained Senator Leila de Lima on Tuesday pressed for a Senate inquiry into the alleged continued human rights abuses committed against Indigenous Peoples (IPs).
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Former Budget Secretary and current Camarines Sur Rep. Rolando Andaya Jr. is confident he will be cleared from charges filed against him in the Malampaya fund scam.
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Malacañang on Wednesday expressed regret over the rejection of Rafael Mariano as Agrarian Reform Secretary, saying the former activist has played a key role in promoting the welfare of farmers.
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On the eve of Agrarian Reform secretary Rafael Mariano's confirmation hearing before the Commission on Appointments, his backers took to Twitter to press the CA members into confirming him.
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Militant groups storm Senate of the Philippines, pushes for confirmation of Rafael "Ka Paeng" Vitriolo Mariano
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President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the ad interim appointments of three Cabinet secretaries who were bypassed by the Commission on Appointments (CA) before Congress adjourned sine die last May.
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Lending institutions have expressed opposition to the passage of a measure that will condone the unpaid interests, penalties and surcharges on loans secured by farmers and fisher folks from the government, Senator Cynthia Villar said…
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Self-confessed Davao Death Squad (DDS) member Edgar Matobato has been charged for frustrated murder over his alleged attempted on the life of a Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) official in 2014.
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Agricultural sector higit na makikinabang sa emergency powers - Senator JV Ejercito
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Bayan Muna Party-list Rep. Carlos Zarate is banging on the House leadership to quickly take up House Resolution (HR) no.634, which calls for an investigation on the alleged violent eviction of MARBAI farmworkers from their kampuhan in…
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President Duterte has threatened to scrap the budget provided to the University of the Philippines (UP) because their students and graduates