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‘Abante’ reporter shot dead in bataan – first case of media killing for 2015?

A correspondent for the tabloid “Abante” was shot to death repeatedly in her hometown Brgy. Tuyo, Balanga City, Bataan Thursday morning. It was reported by radio station DZMM that Nerlie Ledesma, 47. was waiting […]


commentary / education / up diliman

UP Diliman community not happy with “arrogant” statement hoodies

Members of the University of the Philippines community were not thrilled when a Facebook page promoted maroon-colored hoodies with the statement “I graduated from UPD. To save time, let’s just assume I’m always […]


Alan Cayetano promises P10,000 ‘ayuda’ for Filipinos in new ad: #BotongPinoy2022

Taguig City Congressman and former House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and his remaining allies are touting a bill that they filed that seeks to provide a financial assistance of P10,000 to all […]


#WalangPasok – May 13 2021 declared a holiday for Eid’l Fitr

Muslims around the globe will be observing the end of the holy month of Ramadan, referred to as Eid’l Fitr, during the second week of May. The said religious observance is an […]


How can gov’t workers apply for a 14-day COVID leave?

Second of two parts As previously reported by The Filipino Scribe, government employees can apply for a paid leave of 14 calendar days in case they need to be quarantined due to […]


CSC grants 14-day paid leave for gov’t workers who get COVID-19

First of two parts Government employees who test positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 can avail of a 14-day paid leave, according to a memorandum released last year by the Civil […]


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