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Candidates sign covenant for peaceful May 14 polls in Samar hotspot

May 05, 2018 - 10:16 AM

Candidates and local authorities hope the peace covenant would help change the reputation of Calbayog City as a hotbed of election-related violence

PEACEFUL ELECTIONS. Candidates sign the covenant for peaceful and orderly May 14 elections  in Calbayog City, Samar on May 4, 2018. Photo by Jazmin Bonifacio/Rappler

PNP: 'Unvalidated' poll-related violence rises to 46

Oct 29, 2013 - 4:40 PM

The PNP insists there are fewer incidents of election related violence in this year s barangay elections compared to previous polls

STILL UNVALIDATED. Interior Secretary Mar Roxas says the Philippine National Police expects this year's barangay polls to have less election-related violence than the 2010 polls. Photo by Rappler

Poll tension in future Bangsamoro

Oct 28, 2013 - 1:50 PM

UPDATED It is the last barangay polls before the creation of the new Bangsamoro entity in 2015 The military has so far reported 12 incidents of violence in 4 provinces

Rappler Newscast | April 26, 2013

Apr 26, 2013 - 8:50 PM

Ambush on Lanao del Norte Mayor pushes poll related deaths to 62 Comelec chair Brillantes hits Namfrel China slams PH over territorial claim