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PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III will be portrayed by a militant group as a 13-feet high giant paper mache feasting on a banquet on his fourth State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday. The banquet, however, is only limited to Aquino’s “small circle of guests as the people wait for crumbs falling from the table,” […]

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MANILA – In line with its mandate to provide safety nets to the poor Filipinos confronted with poverty, the DSWD continues to double its efforts to cover more beneficiaries under its Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps). The 4Ps is the flagship poverty alleviation program of the administration of President Benigno S. Aquino III, through the […]

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PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III should include in his State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday specific initiatives that will address the ongoing human rights violations in the country, a New York-based human rights group said. In a letter addressed to Aquino dated July 17, Brad Adams, director of Asia Division of the Human Rights […]

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