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Ex-manager linked to burglary caught

By JIGGER J. JERUSALEM and NITZ ARANCON Correspondents . AUTHORITIES yesterday pressed charges against a former pawnshop manager who was arrested for the loss of some P8.3 million in jewelry and cash in a burglary in Barangay Carmen over the weekend. Charged with theft before the City Prosecutor’s Office was …

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Emano back, signs pact with power firm

By SHIELA MAE BUTLIG Correspondent . MISAMIS Oriental Gov. Yevgeny Vincente Emano reported for work yesterday following his second leave of absence in a month but he spent the day meeting with various groups. Misamis Oriental Gov. Yevgeny Vincente Emano and FDC Utilities Inc.-FDC Misamis Power Corp. president and chief …

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Soldier, 4 Biff fighters slain in fresh Mamasapano encounter

By FROILAN GALLARDO Special Correspondent . A LAW-ENFORCEMENT operation to arrest one of the leaders of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (Biff) turned bloody after the rebels and their allies fought back in Mamasapano, Maguindanao last weekend. At least five people were killed. Armed Forces Western Command spokesperson Maj. Arvin …

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A blacksmith sharpens a bolo before he puts it on display at a roadside shop in Mambajao, Camiguin. (photo by Jigger J. Jerusalem) Read the Latest News and Updates in Mindanao

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Drug war affects Oro flyover plans

By HERBIE GOMEZ Editor in Chief . PLANS were put on hold for the construction of more flyovers in the city because funds for the projects would come from Spain, one of the countries that signed the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution that called out the Philippines over …

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