A Tokyo medical school is investigating a reported allegation that it has discriminated against female applicants on grounds they tend to quit as doctors after starting families, causing staffing shortages.
An Army lieutenant and a senior leader of IS-linked Moro rebel group were killed in clashes Wednesday in Maguindanao province, raising the death toll to 21 rebels and two soldiers since fighting erupted on Sunday.
They don’t really care for boxer Adrien Broner, listed as former two-time world champion, but local fans do bother to ask about Manny Pacquiao’s next opponent. They find it their duty to have an idea if Pacquiao would have trouble or another punching picnic in his next fight.
Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) officer in charge Eduardo Año on Saturday called on cadets of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) to be firm and virtuous, and to live up to the example a heroism of the “SAF 44,” the group of Special Action Force (SAF) commandos who perished three years ago in a firefight with Moro guerrillas while arresting a suspected terrorist.