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Published: 9:22 PM February 20, 2020

Updated: 9:22 PM February 20, 2020

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Duterte sacks immigration officials, employees over POGO bribery scheme

President Rodrigo Duterte fires ‘all officials and employees’ of the Bureau of Immigration allegedly involved in a bribery scheme allowing the illegal entry of Chinese workers.

House to delay ABS-CBN hearings until May or August

House Speaker Alan Cayetano says the House can discuss the issue in May, or in August, after President Rodrigo Duterte’s SONA on the 4th Monday of July.

BuCor legal chief killing 'very likely' linked to GCTA mess – Guevarra

Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra says the killing of suspended prisons legal chief Fredric Santos was ‘very likely’ related to the Good Conduct Time Allowance controversy. He also orders a probe into the killing.

Can Duterte order PH withdrawal from UNCLOS? 'Theoretically, yes,' says DFA

A foreign affairs official says President Rodrigo Duterte can ‘theoretically’ direct the withdrawal of the country from the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea or UNCLOS without Senate concurrence.

Sarah Geronimo seen at 'The Voice Teens' rehearsals amid wedding rumors

ABS-CBN News tweets a photo of star Sarah Geronimo all tied up in coaching duties amid rumors of her getting married on Thursday, February 20, to fiance Matteo Guidicelli. – Rappler.com