Pulse Asia says it got 'pressured' to release NCR poll

The timing of the release of the Pulse Asia Survey which showed Mayor Rodrigo Duterte ahead of other candidates in the National Capital Region (NCR) is being questioned.

Slain Sultan Kudarat bandits not tied with ISIS: AFP

The bandit group which clashed with government forces in Palimbang, Sultan Kudarat on Thursday is not linked to the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham or ISIS, the army clarified Friday.