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Comelec Postpones 2016 Elections to July 11 to Accommodate Grace Poe

  MANILA, Philippines — The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has postponed the 2016 general elections to July 11, 2016, in order to accommodate presidential aspirant Senator Grace Poe whose residency requirement failed to meet the 10 year minimum by just two months. “The Comelec En Banc hereby announce the postponement of the 2016 Philippine General Elections from May 9…

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SWN Deathmatch: 2016 Presidential Candidates

Get to know the 2016 presidential candidates with SWN’s handy infographic. Other entries in the Grudge Match series: Destiny’s Child VS Dynasty’s Child ‘Man of Steel’ VS ‘Man Who Stole’ Nancy Binay VS Bimby Aquino Cesar Montano VS USS Guardian TS Pablo VS Pablo Garcia Coronavirus VS CJ Corona Rolito Go VS Robert Blair Carabuena Pro-RH Bill VS.…

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DOTC Launches ‘Oplan Maglakad Ka Na Lang’ for Stranded Commuters

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Transportation and Communication (DOTC) launched yesterday “Oplan Maglakad Ka Na Lang” to ensure that commuters will be able to reach their destinations on time. Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya said the program is for commuters who keeps on complaining about traffic and whining about the lack of transportation options in the…