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#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for September 21 2017

President Rodrigo Duterte has announced the suspension of classes in all levels of public schools as well as work in government offices for September 21, Thursday. The day has been dubbed as the “National Day of Protests.” In a press conference early Tuesday afternoon, Palace spokesperson

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#WalangPasok – Suspension of classes in public schools, work in gov’t offices for September 21 2017 nationwide

(UPDATED, SEPTEMBER 19) President Rodrigo Duterte is suspending classes in all levels of public schools as well as work in government offices for September 21, Thursday. In a press conference early Tuesday afternoon, Palace spokesperson Ernesto Abella clarified that it will be up to the administrators

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National Teachers Month theme 2017 – “Gurong Pilipino: Kaakbay sa Progreso”

The Philippines began its annual celebration of the National Teachers Month (NTM) last September 5. It will run until October 5, which has been declared by the United Nations as World Teachers Day. This month-long celebration was started in 2011 as mandated by then-President Benigno Aquino III’s Proclamation 242.

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Airspoken launches online fundraiser to perform in the Philippines

Airspoken, a band based in Southern California, United States, is planning a series of shows for their Filipino fans later this month. However, they need help to make it happen. The multi-racial triumvirate of Anthony Vasquez, Justin Bernardez, and Eli Mayfield endeared themselves to Filipinos

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Missing 17 year-old Vaughn Carl Dicang found dead in Baguio City

The remains of Vaughn Carl Dicang has been found in a river in Barangay Balacbac, Baguio City this Thursday (September 7). Dicang, 17, was a Grade 12 student in the University of Baguio -Senior High School prior to his apparent killing. According to a report by

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ENOUGH IS ENOUGH | Justice for Reynaldo De Guzman

Fourteen-year-old Reynaldo De Guzman’s lifeless body was found floating naked on a creek in Gapan, Nueva Ecija Wednesday afternoon (September 6). His face and head was tightly wrapped in packaging tape and black rag. He reportedly sustained thirty stab wounds. It is not clear how De Guzman was able to

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September 9 2017 declared holiday in Cebu – Sergio Osmeña Day

 Filipinos nationwide will mark the 139th birth anniversary of the late former President Sergio Osmeña Sr. this September 9. Osmeña Day falls on a Saturday this year. It is a special non-working holiday in the province of Cebu and its component cities as mandated by Republic Act (RA) 6953, which was signed into law