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NTC orders radio station in Gingoog closed down

By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent THE National Telecommu nications Commission (NTC) has ordered the closure of a radio station in Gingoog City for operating without “provisional authority.” In a two-page order, NTC commissioner Gamaliel Cordoba, deputy commissioners Edgardo Cabarios, and Dellah Delas ordered Beat Radio 98.9 Mhz, owned by MIT Radio ...

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Rappler goes to SC, seeks equal access

By HERBIE GOMEZ Editor in chief RAPPLER Inc. yesterday filed a case against Elections Chairman Andres Bautista, asking the Supreme Court (SC) to make the official ensure an “unimpaired and equal” media access to all the presidential debates. The case was filed two days ahead of the first of three ...

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By NITZ ARANCON Correspondent IT’S all systems go, and all roads would lead to this city this Sunday for the first of three presidential debates ahead of the May elections. The five presidential candidates–Vice President Jejomar Binay, Davao Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, senators Grace Poe and Miriam Defensor Santiago, and former ...

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Gang-rape victim’s boyfriend surrenders

By NITZ ARANCON and LITO RULONA Correspondents with JOHN PAUL BARSOPIA Contributor THE boyfriend of an alleged gang-rape victim yielded to authorities on Wednesday night, and strongly denied that he raped his 20-year old sweetheart and allowed her to be abused by four other men in Calaanan on Valentine’s Day. ...

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