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Chega! (STOP!) Report: The Philippine Launch in UP Diliman College of Law

Chega! , a Portuguese term which means STOP! Enough! is the final product of the series of consultations, listening processes conducted by the Commission for Reception, Truth and Reconciliation in Timor Leste, which captures the narratives of the victims of violence in the country from 1974-1999 under the rule of Indonesia. The report also contains recommendations and steps forward in addressing the issue of human rights violations in the country.

BBL supporters to hold ‘People’s Congress’ at QC Circle Peace bell

While considered to be a landmark legislation, the deliberations of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) has suffered serious delays in Congress. Since sessions resumed six (6) week ago, the Lower House was hounded with a lack of quorum which affected deliberations, not only of the BBL, but also other legislations.

NBA: Struggling Sixers to stick with Brown

Philadelphia coach Brett Brown has received a two-year contract extension that will keep him with the struggling Sixers through the 2018-19 NBA season, the team confirmed on Friday.

Obama to discuss Islamic State fight at Pentagon

Facing intense scrutiny about his counterterror policy, President Barack Obama will huddle with top security brass and deliver an address at the Pentagon Monday, hoping to underscore his role as commander-in-chief.

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‘X-Men: Apocalypse’ First Full Trailer revealed [VIDEO]

Following the critically acclaimed global smash hit “X-Men: Days of Future Past,” director Bryan Singer returns with “X-Men: Apocallypse.” Since the dawn of civilization, he was worshipped as a god. Apocalypse, the first and most powerful mutant from Marvel’s X-Men universe, amassed the powers of many other mutants, becoming immortal and invincible.

Obama’s ‘ISIL czar’ tasked with getting US response in sync

President Barack Obama’s new “ISIL czar,” Robert Malley, has a long and sometimes controversial history at the center of U.S. policymaking in the Middle East. He’s now taking on one of the toughest jobs in Washington: getting the struggling campaign against Islamic State militants on track while Obama refuses to entertain any wholesale strategy change.