In its “Getting Away With Murder: CPJ’s 2014 Global Impunity Index” report released Wednesday, the Committee to Protect Journalists said that 51 journalists in the country have been killed next to Somalia with 27 killed and one conviction and Iraq with 100 and no conviction.
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Last week, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization issued its report that the countries, including the Philippines, would not be able to achieve the target as 57 million children “are still failing to learn, simply because they are not in school.”
DAVAO CITY (7TH UPDATE)— Tropical Depression Domeng has weakened slightly while remaining quasi-stationary over the South Philippine Sea during the…
State weather bureau PAG-ASA, in its 10:00 AM weather bulletin today, spotted the center of Tropical Depression “DOMENG” estimated based on all available data at 360 km East of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur with a maximum winds of 55 kph near the center.
“The challenge is how to implement it. The RH Law may appear to be pro-women but the other policies of government are anti-women, such as the privatization of public hospitals, and the other policy of the Department of Health of no home-birthing,” Ilagan said.
State weather bureau PAG-ASA in its 4:00 am weather bulletin issued today, spotted Tropical Depression “Domeng” at 340 km East Northeast of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur with maximum sustained winds of 55 kph near the center. It is forecast to move Northwest at 5 kph.
The New People’s Army (NPA) announced Sunday they are intensifying their total log ban campaign in Compostela Valley, Davao del Norte and Agusan del Sur, starting with the capture of a “protector” of big loggers—a soldier belonging to the 72nd Infantry Battalion.
A return to the “militarized areas” is also a violation to international human rights instruments, said Bishop Felixberto Calang, of the Iglesia Filipina Independiente and chairperson of Barug Katungod Mindanao.
Tropical Depression Domeng has drifted northwest past six hours over the central part of the South Philippine Sea as it continues to struggle and maintain its strength.
Tropical storm Domeng (international name: Peipah) which entered the Philippine area of responsibility Sunday is spotted 880 km East of Davao City and is expected to bring cloudy skies with scattered light rainshowers and isolated thunderstorms.