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Nickel Asia offshoot keen on exploring Cervantes

BAGUIO CITY — Notwithstanding its current secretary’s aversion to mining, the Department of the Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) continues to process applications for new projects in mineral exploration and extraction, with the active collaboration of other agencies of government. Among the applications expedited are those of Nickel Asia subsidiary, the Cordillera Exploration Co., Inc. (CEXCI).

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Typhoon Lawin victims in Kalinga hold dialogue with DSWD

TABUK CITY — A successful consultation dialogue between disaster victims and Department of Social Welfare and Development regional and local personnel was conducted last November 29, 2016 here at the Kalinga sports Complex, Capitol Hills, Bulanao, Tabuk City.

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Apayao people’s org renews commitment for rights

CONNER, Apayao — With the theme, Strengthen and consolidate SAPO to face the challenges of times and welfare of the people, at least 200 participants attended the 4th general assembly of the Save Apayao Peoples Organization (SAPO) held at the Barangay Hall of Malama, Conner, Apayao from December 2-3.

Release all political prisoners

UTRECHT, The Netherlands —The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today (December 2) said it rejects the plan of the Duterte government to release a mere 50 political prisoners by the end of December.

CPP rebukes Duterte for anti-terror crackdown on rights

UTRECHT, Netherlands — The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today (December 2) rebuked the Duterte regime for using the so-called anti-terror drive to flex police and military muscle by imposing their pervasive armed presence to control the population and curtail the people’s civil and political rights.

Rights of PWD not fully recognized

BAGUIO CITY — Commission on Human Rights (CHR) Cordillera Officer-in-Charge Rommel Daguimol said that never did he hear people penalized for ridiculing, humiliating and villifying Persons with Disabilities (PWD).

Court issues TRO on fund raising for Miss Universe visit

BAGUIO CITY — The regional trial court (RTC) slapped a 7-day temporary restraining order (TRO) on the Christmas Bazaar intended to raise funds needed for the accommodation of the candidates of the 65th Miss Universe Pageant who will visit Baguio City in mid-January next year.

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Makan a la Pinoy: Kare-kare

Ti kare-kare ti most requested kadagiti kakaduak iti zumba-aerobics class gapu ta adu kadakuada ti mangayat ditoy.