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TOP STORIES - Monday, November 7, 2022

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online news monitoring)

07 November 2022, Monday, as of 9AM

1. P206.5-B ‘ayuda’ for vulnerable sectors proposed in 2023 budget

[One News, GMA News, CNN PHL, Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard] ©PIA-PMU

https://www.cnnphilippines.com/news/2022/11/6/2023-budget-inflation-ayuda-vulnerable-sectors.html

2. 1 killed, 11 hurt in Sultan Kudarat bus blast

[GMA News, CNN PHL, Daily Tribune, Manila Standard, Inquirer, Rappler] ©PIA-PMU

https://www.cnnphilippines.com/regional/2022/11/6/tacuring-sultan-kudarat-bus-blast.html

3. UN human rights panel wary over PHL’s anti-terrorism law

-UN body calls out PHL on rights violations

-UN human rights experts to PH gov’t: Decriminalize abortion, legalize divorce

[One News, CNN PHL,  Inquirer] ©PIA-PMU

https://www.cnnphilippines.com/news/2022/11/6/UN-human-rights-committee-anti-terrorism-law-.html

4. Yulo sweetens vault silver with bronze in parallel bars at gymnastics worlds

[ABS-CBN News, Philstar, Manila Times, Inquirer, Rappler] ©PIA-PMU

https://www.philstar.com/sports/2022/11/07/2222069/yulo-sweetens-vault-silver-bronze-parallel-bars-gymnastics-worlds

5. 'Paeng' aftermath

-Storm damage to agri, infra hits P7.3B

-Paeng death toll climbs to 156

-Authorities to decide to continue search for 17 still missing individuals in Maguindanao

[Inquirer, Manila Times, ABS-CBN News] ©PIA-PMU

https://www.manilatimes.net/2022/11/07/news/storm-damage-to-agri-infra-hits-p73b/1865243

6. PHL confirms 1,010 new COVID-19 cases, 34 new deaths

[GMA News, ABS-CBN News, DZBB] ©PIA-PMU

https://news.abs-cbn.com/news/11/06/22/ph-confirms-1010-new-covid-19-cases-34-new-deaths

7. Poe to gov’t: Consult stakeholders on SIM Registration Act IRR

[Manila Bulletin, Manila Standard, Inquirer] ©PIA-PMU

https://newsinfo.inquirer.net/1690033/poe-to-govt-consult-stakeholders-on-sim-registration-act-irr

8. Gunmen kill cartoonist-teacher in Sultan Kudarat ambush

[Philstar, Rappler, Abante] ©PIA-PMU

https://www.rappler.com/nation/mindanao/gunmen-kill-cartoonist-teacher-benharl-kahil-sultan-kudarat/

—Philippine Information Agency | PIA Monitoring Unit