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Son of late Philippine dictator emerges as presidential frontrunner

Ferdinand Marcos Jr likely benefited the most from Davao city mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio's move to run for vice president, against the wishes of her supporters, despite leading polls for preferred presidential contenders all throughout the year.
Ferdinand Marcos Jr, the son of late Philippines dictator Ferdinand Marcos, poses for pictures after filing his certificate of candidacy for president in the 2022 national election, in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines, (File Photo / REUTERS)
Ferdinand Marcos Jr, the son of late Philippines dictator Ferdinand Marcos, poses for pictures after filing his certificate of candidacy for president in the 2022 national election, in Pasay City, Metro Manila, Philippines, (File Photo / REUTERS)
Published on Nov 16, 2021 03:49 PM IST
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Philippines' Duterte says daughter will run for president in 2022 elections 

Candidates have until October 8 to register, but withdrawals and substitutions are allowed until November15, leaving scope for last-minute changes of heart.
Rodrigo Duterte, 76, said on Saturday he was retiring from politics , a surprise move that fuelled speculation he was clearing the way for a presidential run by his daughter.(AFP)
Rodrigo Duterte, 76, said on Saturday he was retiring from politics , a surprise move that fuelled speculation he was clearing the way for a presidential run by his daughter.(AFP)
Published on Oct 03, 2021 06:58 AM IST
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Hardliner Philippine president Duterte announces retirement from politics

  • Presidential spokesman Harry Roque said in August that Duterte could drop his bid for vice president if his daughter -- Davao Mayor Sara Duterte -- seeks the top post.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on October 2, 2021 he will not run for vice president in 2022 and will retire from politics, potentially paving the way for his daughter to contest the country's highest office.(AFP)
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on October 2, 2021 he will not run for vice president in 2022 and will retire from politics, potentially paving the way for his daughter to contest the country's highest office.(AFP)
Published on Oct 02, 2021 02:25 PM IST
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'Won't cooperate in probe over anti-drugs deaths': Philippine president Duterte

Fatou Bensouda, outgoing chief prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC), said on Monday that a preliminary examination found reason to believe 'crimes against humanity' had been committed during Rodrigo Duterte's crackdown on drugs between July 2016 and March 2019.
Rodrigo Duterte, president of The Philippines (Reuters File Photo)
Rodrigo Duterte, president of The Philippines (Reuters File Photo)
Updated on Jun 15, 2021 01:55 PM IST
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Philippines extends ban on travellers coming from India, six other countries

Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte approves extension of the coronavirus restrictions on travellers from seven countries to prevent the spread of the B.1617 "double mutant" variant of the Covid-19 first discovered in India
Philippines extends ban on travellers coming from India, six other countries(Photo by Wander Fleur on Unsplash)
Philippines extends ban on travellers coming from India, six other countries(Photo by Wander Fleur on Unsplash)
Updated on Jun 01, 2021 11:02 AM IST
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