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By The Dispatch On Friday, March 1st, 2019
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Boston: ICE busts Manila human trafficking ring linked, 9 minors rescued, including a one-year-old

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) Manila special agents, the HSI Manila Transnational Criminal Investigative Unit (TCIU), and HSI Boston coordinated a real-time More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, February 24th, 2019
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Philippines: President Duterte signs Universal Health Care into law

It was announced as breaking news on the Philippines Department of Health (DOH) Facebook page: President Rodrigo Duterte signed the Universal Health Care (UHC) into law. This is a landmark legislation, almost 30 More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, February 23rd, 2019
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Queens man, Keith Liwanag, sentenced to 15 years for child pornography

Keith Liwanag, 27, of Queens, NY was sentenced Thursday to 15 years’ imprisonment for a child pornography scheme he did on Facebook with women from the Philippines. Image/Ichigo121212 via pixabay Liwanag directed More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte drops profane attack on Catholic bishops during homophobic rant

(International Christian Concern) –President Rodrigo Duterte seems to be quite upset about the Catholic Church, as yesterday he renews his attacks on the church that has criticized him over his bloody war on drugs More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, January 5th, 2019
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Philippine President, Rodrigo Duterte Mocks Holy Trinity and Rants Against Church

(International Christian Concern) –Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte once again made comments against Christian doctrines and Catholic Church in a derogatory tone. On December 29, in a speech in Kidapawan City, More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, December 9th, 2018
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Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte attacks Catholic bishops criticizing him as ‘stupid bunch’ ‘kill them’

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte claimed in a speech delivered in Manila yesterday, that bishops in the majority Catholic nation are useless and continued to shame them for criticizing his administration. “These More...

By The Dispatch On Monday, November 5th, 2018
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Australian Nun, Sister Patricia Fox Denied Visa Extension in Philippines

(International Christian Concern) –Sister Patricia Fox of the Sisters of Our Lady of Sion congregation is leaving the Philippines after failing to get her visa extended. The missionary nun and human rights defender More...

By The Dispatch On Friday, October 26th, 2018
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Thousands of Christians Remain Displaced in Philippines

(International Christian Concern) –A year after Islamic militants were dispersed from the city of Marawi in the Philippines, thousands of Christians remain displaced. Although the city has been liberated, most More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, October 7th, 2018
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Philippines: Bishop Alberto Ramento remembered, 12 years after his shocking stabbing death

(International Christian Concern) –Yesterday marked the 12-year anniversary of the death of Bishop Alberto Ramento. Bishop Alberto Ramento, part of the Philippine Independent Church, was murdered on October 3rd in More...

By The Dispatch On Thursday, September 20th, 2018
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Philippines: Patricia Fox, a Catholic nun and missionary asked to leave country

(International Christian Concern) – Patricia Fox, a Catholic nun and missionary in the Philippines, in the middle of a legal battle after being ordered to leave the country for allegedly taking part in political More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, September 9th, 2018
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US Treasury targets finances of Waleed Ahmed Zein, ISIS terrorist in Africa

The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) took action today targeting Waleed Ahmed Zein, a terrorist in East Africa who established an intricate worldwide financial network More...

By Guest Author On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
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KAMI NEWS: Federalism Pros and Cons for Philippines

The Philippines is at present under a unitary type of government – this implies the central government is the highest administering power. It gets a huge piece of each region’s income and then redistributes More...

By The Dispatch On Wednesday, August 1st, 2018
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Family Rosary Announces Winners 2018 ‘Try Prayer! It Works!’ Contest

Family Rosary announces the winners of the 2018 “Try Prayer! It works!” Contest. The 20th annual competition – which encourages students to express their faith through art, poetry and prose – attracted More...

By Robert Herriman On Tuesday, July 24th, 2018
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Angeles City: Anti-Dengue Task Force credited with decrease in cases

Angeles City, Philippines government has announced a steady decrease in dengue fever cases over the past couple years and much credit is given to a campaign through the Anti-Dengue Task Force. Image/Elionas via More...

By The Dispatch On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
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Philippines: Two mayor killed in two days-Antonio Halili and Ferdinand Bote

On July 2, Tanauan City, Batangas Mayor Antonio Halili was shot during the flag ceremony Monday morning, July 2, in front of the city hall. photo/Alan Cleaver He was declared dead about an hour later from a single More...

By The Dispatch On Sunday, June 24th, 2018
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Philippines: Mactan-Cebu International Airport terminal inaugurated

In the Central Philippines, the Mactan-Cebu International Airport’s (MCIA) Terminal 2 (T2) building was inaugurated earlier this month. Image/CIA Construction of the new terminal building officially started in More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
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Philippines: National Hepatitis B Sero-prevalence Survey to be conducted

The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) is setting out to determine how prevalent hepatitis B doing a sero-prevalence survey that began this month. An important question DOH wants to answer is, How many Filipino More...

By The Dispatch On Saturday, November 4th, 2017
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Karen Ibasco crowned Miss Earth 2017, 4th Filipina to win contest

A 26-year-old medical physicist from Manila has been crowned the 17th Miss Earth Saturday night at the Mall of Asia in the Philippines. Image/Twitter Miss Earth Philippines, Karen Ibasco was crowned by last year’s More...

By Butter Bracco On Thursday, October 5th, 2017
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Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer: Steven Paddock performed a ‘ deliberate act of terror’ asking ‘where is the video footage’

Lt. Col. Tony Shaffer told Fox News that the Las Vegas massacre appears to be a “very deliberate act of terror” with “political” motivations for shooter Stephen Paddock. Shaffer said there More...

By Robert Herriman On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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Philippines: Dr Vicente Soco is the latest physician murdered

For years we have been reported on the rash of murders of journalists on the Philippines archipelago. Now it appears the public health physicians are the latest targets of violence in the country as another doctor More...


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