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TOP STORIES - Monday, November 7, 2022

TODAY’S TOP STORIES (from online news monitoring)

07 November 2022, Monday, as of 5PM

1. Percy Lapid slay case:

-BuCor’s Bantag, security officer Zulueta charged as ‘principals’ in Percy Lapid, ‘middleman’ killings

-Palace on murder raps vs. Bantag, others: Hopefully it'll pave way for justice to be served

-Barzaga donates P100K to Percy Lapid’s family, prods colleagues to chip in

-Lapid’s kin ‘optimistic’ in identifying more masterminds in slay case

 [ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Inquirer, CNN PHL, Rappler, Manila Bulletin, PhilStar, News5, DZMM, Manila Times] ©PIA-PMU


2. Marcos to have at least six bilateral meetings on sidelines of APEC Summit

-PBBM won’t raise Russia-Ukraine issue at APEC

-Marcos to highlight need for food and energy security, climate response in APEC summit

[ABS-CBN News, Manila Bulletin, CNN PHL, PhilStar, GMA News, Inquirer] ©PIA-PMU


3. DepEd: 97.5% of public schools nationwide have resumed full face-to-face classes

[Manila Bulletin, ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Rappler] ©PIA-PMU


4. 'Paeng' aftermath

-Paeng infrastructure damage breaches P4.5 billion mark

-Paeng victims receive P236-million worth of aid - DSWD

[GMA News, ANC Alerts, Inquirer, PhilStar, ABS-CBN News] ©PIA-PMU


5. Gasoline prices up; diesel and kerosene down Tuesday

[ABS-CBN News, CNN PHL, GMA News, PhilStar, Manila Bulletin] ©PIA-PMU


6. De Lima tests positive for COVID-19

[CNN PHL, PhilStar, ABS-CBN News, Inquirer, News5, GMA News] ©PIA-PMU


7. Ex-PNP chief Camilo Cascolan takes oath as DOH undersecretary

[ABS-CBN News, Rappler, Daily Tribune]


8. Sultan Kudarat bus blast

-Persons of interest eyed in Sultan Kudarat bus blast

-Tacurong under tight security day after bus blast

[ABS-CBN News, GMA News, Manila Times, Manila Bulletin, CNN PHL] ©PIA-PMU


9. Magnitude 5.0 quake jolts Cagayan province — PHIVOLCS

[ABS-CBN News, Inquirer, PhilStar, GMA News, Manila Bulletin] ©PIA-PMU


 10. Bomb threat disrupts classes in Taguig school



 —Philippine Information Agency | PIA Monitoring Unit—