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NIA sees development of all irrigable land by 2022

21 June, 2017 | Hits:63

Photo:The National Irrigation Administration (NIA) has so far developed 1.85 million hectares, or some 59% of the country’s total irrigable area of 3.12 million hectares. AFP NIA collections drop sharply to P1.3 billion In a Wednesday briefing in the agency’s headquarters in Quezon City, NIA Administrator Ricardo R. Visaya said the agency is hoping to irrigate 100% of the irrigable land. “By 2022, we hope to solve the equipment and personnel problems, and given an adequate budget. We hope we can do it...

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Senators want to reopen probe of Espinosa slay, quiz DOJ’s downgrading of raps vs Marvin Marcos

21 June, 2017 | Hits:75

By Mae Ann Los Banos and J.V. Arcena, News5 | InterAksyon Photo: File photos of slain Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa (From PNP/PIO) and Police Supt. Marvin Wynn Marcos (From Philstar) MANILA, Philippines – Why did the Department of Justice recommend the downgrading of charges against Police Supt. Marvin Marcos and his co-accused? What was the basis of the downgrading of charges from murder to homicide? Why were the charges downgraded despite the findings of the National Bureau of Investigation that the killing...

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Resorts World invests P51 B in new hotel-casino

21 June, 2017 | Hits:97

By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star)  Photo: “We have invested $1.3 billion in Resorts World Manila alone, and another $1.1 billion was earmarked for the Resorts World Westside City,” TIHG board chairman David Chua Ming Huat told lawmakers during yesterday’s hearing on the RWM attack. File MANILA, Philippines - Publicly listed Travellers International Hotel Group (TIHG), which owns Resorts World Manila (RWM), is spending an additional $1.1 billion (almost P51 billion) in a new hotel-casino project. “We have invested $1.3 billion in Resorts...

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Speaker Alvarez advises judiciary to discipline 3 CA magistrates

21 June, 2017 | Hits:62

By: DJ Yap - Reporter / @deejayapINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer  Photo: Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO/LYN RILLON Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Thursday advised Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Court of Appeals (CA) Presiding Justice Andres Reyes Jr. to “discipline” the three CA magistrates embroiled in the inter-branch tug-of-war over the release of six detained Ilocos Norte officials. The House leader said the chamber would not budge on the issuance of a show-cause order demanding that the three CA justices explain why they...

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Unbeaten Foton guns for 5th win

21 June, 2017 | Hits:62

by Kristel Satumbaga Games Today(The Arena, San Juan City)5 p.m. – Generika vs Foton7 p.m. – Cignal vs Petr...

Smith saves TNT

21 June, 2017 | Hits:115

Last-second shot by injured import gives Texters 1-0 series lead over BeermenBy: Musong R. Castillo - Reporter / @Musong...

Poels upbeat about securing a place in Team Sky’s Tour de France squad

19 June, 2017 | Hits:151

Wout Poels is optimistic about securing a place in Team Sky’s Tour de France squad after retur...

Boston Celtics Trade No. 1 Overall Draft Pick to Philadelphia 76ers

19 June, 2017 | Hits:162

By PETER MAY/NY TIMES   Photo: The Celtics selected Kevin McHale with the No. 3 pick in the 1980 draft, which the...

Pacquiao tapering training for Horn

19 June, 2017 | Hits:142

By: Roy Luarca - Editor / @RLuarcaINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer Photo: Manny Pacquiao during training at Elorde Gym in P...

Imports TNT X-factor

19 June, 2017 | Hits:105

By: Musong R. Castillo - Reporter / @MusongINQPhilippine Daily Inquirer Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Photo: TNT KaT...

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'Wall Street Journal' Fires Jay Solomon Over Ethical Lapses

21 June, 2017 | Hits:157

THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Photo: The Wall Street Journal has fired Jay Solomon, pictured in 2004, as its chief foreign affai...

Rain doesn't deter protesters outside at Trump rally

21 June, 2017 | Hits:69

"We're going to be in a constant state of, 'What happens next?'"   Photo:Protesters gather on the corners of Firs...

Abortion Adds Obstacle as Republicans Plan to Unveil Health Bill

21 June, 2017 | Hits:71

By ROBERT PEAR and THOMAS KAPLAN/NY Times Photo: Senator Mitch McConnell of Kentucky, the majority leader, hopes to unv...

McCain: North Korea 'murdered' former detainee Otto Warmbier

19 June, 2017 | Hits:118

By Emanuella Grinberg, CNN   (CNN)Otto Warmbier, the American college student who spent 17 months in North Kore...

Montana's Gianforte Pleads Guilty, Won't Serve Jail Time In Assault On Journalist

13 June, 2017 | Hits:249

Republican Greg Gianforte speaks to supporters at a May 25 election night party in Bozeman, Mont., after being d...

Trump’s Cabinet, With a Prod, Extols the ‘Blessing’ of Serving Him

13 June, 2017 | Hits:221

By JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVIS/NY Times   Video link: https://nyti.ms/2tekS9S   WASHINGTON — O...

 
 
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