Lacson junks UN meddling | Manila Standard

Reference: Ramos-Araneta, M. & Araja, R. N. (2019, July 15). Lacson junks UN meddling. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 15, 2019 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/299840/lacson-junks-un-meddling.html Lacson junks UN meddling posted July 15, 2019 at 01:40 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta and Rio N. Araja The government should come up with its own comprehensive report on its war on drugs, but not … Continue reading

Suspension of proclamation of Senate winners urged | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Aquino, L. (2019, May 15). Suspension of proclamation of Senate winners urged. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved May 15, 2019 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2019/05/15/suspension-of-proclamation-of-senate-winners-urged/ Suspension of proclamation of Senate winners urged By Leslie Ann Aquino, MB ON MAY 15, 2019 The social action arm of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) wants the proclamation of winning … Continue reading

‘It’s time for moral courage’ – Bishop Iñiguez | Inquirer News

Reference: PDI. (2018, September 11). ‘It’s time for moral courage’ – Bishop Iñiguez. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 11, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1030518/its-time-for-moral-courage-bishop-iniguez#ixzz5QlqfHyhF. It’s time for moral courage’ – Bishop Iñiguez Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:24 AM September 11, 2018 A retired bishop of Caloocan City on Monday called on Filipinos to unite and condemn the “sorrowful state” of … Continue reading

Government insists on death penalty | Manila Standard

Reference: Mariano, N. (2018, August 04). Government insists on death penalty. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved August 07, 2018 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/272151/government-insists-on-death-penalty.html Government insists on death penalty posted August 04, 2018 at 01:55 am by Nathaniel Mariano The administration will still push for the revival of the death penalty bill despite the Vatican’s opposition, the Palace said Friday. “It … Continue reading

‘I shake trees to stimulate’ | Manila Standard

Reference: Barcelo, V. (2018, June 27). ‘I shake trees to stimulate’. Manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 27, 2018 from http://www.manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/269075/-i-shake-trees-to-stimulate-.html ‘I shake trees to stimulate’ Rody thus explains rant on God, forms 3-man team to hold talks with religious leaders posted June 27, 2018 at 01:50 am by Vito Barcelo President Rodrigo Duterte has created a three-man … Continue reading

Divorce – a need | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Aspillera, D. (2018, April 16). Divorce – a need. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved April 16, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/divorce-%E2%80%93-need-0 Divorce – a need By Dahli Aspillera April 16, 2018 The CBCP, Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines, insists that 80%, of more than 100+ million Filipinos are practicing RCs who don’t divorce even for a … Continue reading

Duterte to let Congress decide on divorce bill | Inquirer News

  Reference: Corrales, N. (2018, February 26). Duterte to let Congress decide on divorce bill. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 26, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/971444/duterte-to-let-congress-decide-on-divorce-bill Duterte to let Congress decide on divorce bill By: Nestor Corrales – Reporter / @NCorrales INQ INQUIRER.net / 04:09 PM February 26, 2018 President Rodrigo Duterte is leaving the fate of the divorce bill … Continue reading

Lawmakers to have final say on Charter amendments | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2018, January 30). Lawmakers to have final say on Charter amendments. The Philippine Star. Retrieved January 31, 2018 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/01/30/1782723/lawmakers-have-final-say-charter-amendments Lawmakers to have final say on Charter amendments By Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) | Updated January 30, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Both senators and congressmen will have the final say … Continue reading

CBCP questions Cha-cha, federalism | The Manila Times Online

Reference: The Manila Times. (2018, January 30). The Manila Times Online. Retrieved January 30, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/cbcp-questions-cha-cha-federalism/377259/ CBCP questions Cha-cha, federalism | The Manila Times Online BY THE MANILA TIMES ON JANUARY 30, 2018 The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) on Monday questioned moves to overhaul the 1987 Constitution to shift to a federal … Continue reading

Cha-Cha before BBL not realistic: Lacson | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Hachero, A. (2018, January 30). Cha-Cha before BBL not realistic: Lacson. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved January 30, 2018 from http://malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/cha-cha-bbl-not-realistic-lacson Cha-Cha before BBL not realistic: Lacson By ASHZEL HACHERO January 30, 2018 PRESIDENT Duterte’s promise to push for the shift to the federal form of government first before the passage of the controversial Bangsamoro … Continue reading

Will Duterte declare a revolutionary government? | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Lopez, J. (2017, October 17). Will Duterte declare a revolutionary government? The Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved October 17, 2017 from http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/will-duterte-declare-revolutionary-government Will Duterte declare a revolutionary government? By JP Lopez October 17, 2017 SEN. Panfilo Lacson yesterday said President Duterte’s threat to declare a revolutionary government could just be an impulsive … Continue reading

Congress cautioned on impeach powers | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Nilles, G. (2017, September 27). Congress cautioned on impeach powers. The Philippine Star. Retrieved September 27, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/09/27/1743105/congress-cautioned-impeach-powers Congress cautioned on impeach powers By Giovanni Nilles (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 27, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — A coalition of business and advocacy groups has urged Congress to be fair in … Continue reading

Fight police abuses in drug war, Pinoys urged | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Romero, P. (2017, August 22). Fight police abuses in drug war, Pinoys urged. The Philippine Star. Retrieved Augsut 22, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/08/22/1731575/fight-police-abuses-drug-war-pinoys-urged Fight police abuses in drug war, Pinoys urged By Paolo Romero (The Philippine Star) | Updated August 22, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – The Liberal Party (LP) called on Filipinos yesterday … Continue reading

Duterte asked to ‘open all avenues’ for peace | Inquirer News

Reference: Aurelio, J. (2017, July 25). Duterte asked to ‘open all avenues’ for peace. Inquirer.net. Retrieved July 25, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/917186/duterte-asked-to-open-all-avenues-for-peace Duterte asked to ‘open all avenues’ for peace By: Julie M. Aurelio – @inquirerdotnet Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:31 AM July 25, 2017 An official of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) … Continue reading

Capital punishment deters heinous crimes | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Aspillera, D. (2017, May 3). Capital punishment deters heinous crimes. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved June 15, 2017 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/opinion/capital-punishment-deters-heinous-crimes Capital punishment deters heinous crimes By Dahli Aspillera May 03, 2017 REP. Lito Atienza tells us that the Philippines’ 24 senators are so only into votes that they will deny their intellect for more votes. The CBCP … Continue reading

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