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Manila Standard Today
Airfreight heiress reinvents shoppingSheila Lina, the 30-year-old daughter of Customs commissioner Alberto Lina, put
Airfreight heiress reinvents shopping
Manila Standard Today / Posted an hour ago
Sheila Lina, the 30-year-old daughter of Customs commissioner Alberto Lina, put off her Hollywood dream and returned to Manila in 2009 to help in the family business. Her father is now in charge of the Bureau of Customs, the agency tasked to collect... Read more
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The Manila Times
DAR allots P62M for El Niño in CARFebruary 6, 2016 9:42 pm BAGUIO CITY: The Department of Agriculture Cordillera
DAR allots P62M for El Niño in CAR
The Manila Times / Posted 4 hours ago
February 6, 2016 9:42 pm BAGUIO CITY: The Department of Agriculture Cordillera has set aside more than P62 million pesos for its mitigation measures to cushion the effects of El Niño in the region. Lorenzo... Read more
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Rappler
La Salle veteran Mary Joy Baron eager to meet expectationsSTEPPING UP. Mary Joy Baron scored a career-high 17 points in DLSU's second win
La Salle veteran Mary Joy Baron eager to meet expectations
Rappler / Posted 7 hours ago
STEPPING UP. Mary Joy Baron scored a career-high 17 points in DLSU's second win of Season 78. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines — There are certain expectations that come with being one of the veterans on a team, and Mary Joy Baron... Read more
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Sun Star
No block voting for Fil-Chinese community in BaguioTHE Filipino-Chinese community in Baguio City will not influence their members
No block voting for Fil-Chinese community in Baguio
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
THE Filipino-Chinese community in Baguio City will not influence their members to support a political candidate or party come Election Day on May 9. The Filipino-Chinese community in Baguio City upholds independence when it comes to choosing... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Gov’t climate change stand ‘hypocritical’BAGUIO CITY—Hypocrisy is defining the Philippine government’s policy on climate
Gov’t climate change stand ‘hypocritical’
Inquirier.net / Posted 2 days ago
BAGUIO CITY—Hypocrisy is defining the Philippine government’s policy on climate change, according to an economic activist and former ally of the Aquino administration. Walden Bello, who is also running for senator as an independent candidate, said... Read more
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Sun Star
Limited use of Athletic Bowl soughtTHE Baguio City Environment and Parks Management Office (Cepmo) along with the
Limited use of Athletic Bowl sought
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
THE Baguio City Environment and Parks Management Office (Cepmo) along with the City Sports and Recreations Division (CSO) are advising the general public to limit their eagerness to use the newly renovated Athletic Bowl as a sports training... Read more
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Rappler
Eduard Folayang wants to stay busy in 2016STAYING ACTIVE. The 32-year-old native of Baguio City, Benguet turned back the
Eduard Folayang wants to stay busy in 2016
Rappler / Posted 2 days ago
STAYING ACTIVE. The 32-year-old native of Baguio City, Benguet turned back the clock against Yamada in his last fight. File photo by Rappler MANILA, Philippines – After placing himself back on the winning track, Filipino fighter Eduard Folayang... Read more
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Sun Star
Waste landfill not a priority says General Services officeTHE General Services Office (GSO) of Baguio City is not considering the develop
Waste landfill not a priority says General Services office
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
THE General Services Office (GSO) of Baguio City is not considering the development of an engineered sanitary landfill as priority for the city on waste management. GSO Department Head Romeo Concio explained the development of a landfill is not... Read more
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Sun Star
Ifugao guv declares full support to BinayIFUGAO governor Dennis Habawel has declared his full support to Vice President
Ifugao guv declares full support to Binay
Sun Star / Posted 3 days ago
IFUGAO governor Dennis Habawel has declared his full support to Vice President Jejomar Binay's bid to presidency in the upcoming national elections on May. Habawel is among the latest to throw their support to Binay's candidacy after a press... Read more
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Sun Star
Recycled garden in Baguio Blooms draws attentionA PARTICIPANT to the open category of this year’s Panagbenga Landscaping Compet
Recycled garden in Baguio Blooms draws attention
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
A PARTICIPANT to the open category of this year’s Panagbenga Landscaping Competition at Lake Drive in Burnham Park, Baguio City is catching the attention of the public. The landscape entry utilized cans, old maong (denim) pants and shoes as planting... Read more
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The Manila Times
Zika declared global health emergencyFebruary 2, 2016 11:03 pm GENEVA: The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monda
Zika declared global health emergency
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
February 2, 2016 11:03 pm GENEVA: The World Health Organization (WHO) on Monday said a surge in serious birth defects in South America was “strongly suspected” of being caused by the Zika virus and constituted an... Read more
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Rappler
3 Filipino MMA fighters back new ONE FC weigh-in policyNEW WEIGH-IN SYSTEM. Geje Eustaquio (L) welcomes ONE’s new weigh-in system with
3 Filipino MMA fighters back new ONE FC weigh-in policy
Rappler / Posted 4 days ago
NEW WEIGH-IN SYSTEM. Geje Eustaquio (L) welcomes ONE’s new weigh-in system with open arms because it made him comfortable all throughout fight week. Photo from ONE Championship's Facebook page MANILA, Philippines – Three renowned homegrown talents... Read more
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Sun Star
6 PHL hospitals tapped to test Zika virusSIX government hospitals have been tapped by the Department of Health (DOH) to
6 PHL hospitals tapped to test Zika virus
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
SIX government hospitals have been tapped by the Department of Health (DOH) to conduct laboratory tests on the possible presence of a Zika virus case in the Philippines. In a media conference on Tuesday, Health Secretary Janette Garin said that they... Read more
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Sun Star
Improvements sought for IT-BPMCEBU should work on developing its talent information technology and business p
Improvements sought for IT-BPM
Sun Star / Posted 4 days ago
CEBU should work on developing its talent information technology and business process management (IT-BPM) sustainably to improve its current ranking in Tholons 100, a key industry offial said. Cebu City was identified the seventh best site in the... Read more
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Sun Star
Street dance opens Panagbenga 2016ELEVEN participating elementary schools electrified the crowd during the openin
Street dance opens Panagbenga 2016
Sun Star / Posted 5 days ago
ELEVEN participating elementary schools electrified the crowd during the opening of the month-long celebration of Panagbenga Festival 2016 with costumes and props painted with flowers. The opening salvo on Monday featured elementary school children... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Musical contest ushers start of Panagbenga 2016 Baguio City — Parading school children garbed in floral costumes accompanied
Musical contest ushers start of Panagbenga 2016
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Baguio City — Parading school children garbed in floral costumes accompanied by festive music that reverberated through the cool mountain air in this city yesterday kicked off the highly-anticipated... Read more
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Pilipino Star
‘Code of honor’Soldiers and police know beforehand they have to lay down their lives when they
‘Code of honor’
Pilipino Star / Posted 6 days ago
Soldiers and police know beforehand they have to lay down their lives when they chose this field of profession. These uniformed men in the service were trained at the military and police academies, respectively, to help prepare them well as officers... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Panagbenga attractionA landscape artist checks out his ethnic and blooming garden in preparation for
Panagbenga attraction
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
A landscape artist checks out his ethnic and blooming garden in preparation for the Panagbenga Festival’s landscape competition slated today. Tourists and locals can visit the landscape garden entries along Lake Drive at Burnham Park in Baguio City... Read more
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Rappler
Eric Kelly still in high spirits, plans to reassess careerCHOKE. Eric Kelly was choked out in Malaysia. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rapple
Eric Kelly still in high spirits, plans to reassess career
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
CHOKE. Eric Kelly was choked out in Malaysia. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Filipino fighter Eric Kelly remains optimistic that he will put himself back on the winning track after suffering a disappointing defeat at the... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
Latino builders transform La UnionThree Spanish-speaking gentlemen met in a salsa club in Makati City four years
Latino builders transform La Union
Manila Standard Today / Posted 7 days ago
Three Spanish-speaking gentlemen met in a salsa club in Makati City four years ago and discovered that apart from Latin music, they shared a common interest in real estate. Together, they traveled to La Union, the country’s surfing capital, and... Read more
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Rappler
Folayang, Eustaquio may compete on ONE FC’s April card in PHIN ACTION? Eduard Folayang (L) and Geje Eustaquio may see action at ONE Champio
Folayang, Eustaquio may compete on ONE FC’s April card in PH
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
IN ACTION? Eduard Folayang (L) and Geje Eustaquio may see action at ONE Championship's April event in the Philippines. Photos from ONE Championship Facebook page KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – After their emphatic wins at ONE Championship’s “Clash of... Read more
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Rappler
Carlos Teraoka: Why Emperor Akihito met with this Japino from BaguioHONORARY JAPANESE CONSUL. The life story of Baguio City's Carlos Teraoka embodi
Carlos Teraoka: Why Emperor Akihito met with this Japino from Baguio
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
HONORARY JAPANESE CONSUL. The life story of Baguio City's Carlos Teraoka embodies Emperor's Akihito's message of forgiving but not forgetting about the war. Rappler photo MANILA, Philippines – Among Japinos – Filipinos of Japanese ancestry – whom... Read more
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Philboxing
EV TING DEFEATS ERIC KELLY IN MALAYSIA WARRIOR BOUT29 January 2015 � Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The largest sports media property in
EV TING DEFEATS ERIC KELLY IN MALAYSIA WARRIOR BOUT
Philboxing / Posted 7 days ago
29 January 2015 � Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia: The largest sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship� (ONE), electrified the iconic Stadium Negara with another evening of world-class mixed martial arts action. Fight fans in Malaysia were on... Read more
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The Manila Times
Former peacekeepers in the pollsJanuary 29, 2016 11:23 pm THE appointment of Mar Roxas as secretary of the Dep
Former peacekeepers in the polls
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
January 29, 2016 11:23 pm THE appointment of Mar Roxas as secretary of the Department of Interior and Local Governments could have made him a darling of the masses. As head of the department with supervision over the... Read more
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Rappler
Folayang bounces back with decision win over Japanese foeBOUNCE BACK. Eduard Folayang puts his career back on track with a decision win.
Folayang bounces back with decision win over Japanese foe
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
BOUNCE BACK. Eduard Folayang puts his career back on track with a decision win. File photo by Rappler KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – After falling into a dreadful nightmare nearly 14 months ago, renowned Filipino fighter Eduard Folayang brought the... Read more
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Rappler
Eustaquio knocks out Merican on ONE FC card in MalaysiaBACK TO WINNING WAYS. Geje Eustaquio ends his losing streak with a knockout win
Eustaquio knocks out Merican on ONE FC card in Malaysia
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
BACK TO WINNING WAYS. Geje Eustaquio ends his losing streak with a knockout win over Malaysian Saiful Merican at Clash of Heroes. File photo by Nevin Reyes/Rappler KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Filipino fighter Geje Eustaquio knocked out Malaysian Saiful... Read more
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Rappler
It's make-or-break time for Eduard FolayangBOUNCE BACK. Eduard Folayang is eager to get back into the lightweight title pi
It's make-or-break time for Eduard Folayang
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
BOUNCE BACK. Eduard Folayang is eager to get back into the lightweight title picture. File photo by Rappler KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Eduard Folayang sees his return to action inside the ONE Championship cage as a make-or-break junction in his 8-year... Read more
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Rappler
Fighting for ONE FC gold remains Folayang's top priorityBOUNCE BACK. Eduard Folayang is eager to get back into the lightweight title pi
Fighting for ONE FC gold remains Folayang's top priority
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
BOUNCE BACK. Eduard Folayang is eager to get back into the lightweight title picture. File photo by Rappler KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Eduard Folayang, who is widely regarded as the frontrunner of Philippine mixed martial arts, has always been on the... Read more
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Rappler
Geje Eustaquio excited to showcase new skills in ONE FC cageRETURN. Geje Eustaquio is hoping to put a two-fight losing streak behind him wh
Geje Eustaquio excited to showcase new skills in ONE FC cage
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
RETURN. Geje Eustaquio is hoping to put a two-fight losing streak behind him when he faces Malaysian Saiful Merican at Clash of Heroes. File photo by Nevin Reyes/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Filipino fighter Geje Eustaquio promises a new and... Read more
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Rappler
Help needed for 100 children displaced by Benguet orphanage fireBAGUIO CITY, Philippines – An orphanage operating in Itogon, Benguet, for almos
Help needed for 100 children displaced by Benguet orphanage fire
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – An orphanage operating in Itogon, Benguet, for almost 70 years burned to the ground on Tuesday morning, January 26, displacing its wards. Donations are being solicited by concerned residents for some 100 children who are... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Baguio massacre suspect to serve 5 life sentences Baguio City – He deserved a death sentence but got five life sentences withou
Baguio massacre suspect to serve 5 life sentences
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
Baguio City – He deserved a death sentence but got five life sentences without parole. Judge Mia Joy Cawed of Branch 4, Regional Trial Court, Baguio City, meted five life sentences without parole in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Baguio City might not get cooler due to El NiñoBaguio City’s temperature dropped to its lowest since the northeast monsoon sta
Baguio City might not get cooler due to El Niño
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Baguio City’s temperature dropped to its lowest since the northeast monsoon started in October with 10.8 degrees Celsius last Tuesday, but it might not get any lower as in previous years due to the prevailing El Niño. Panahon.TV said in its daily... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LOOK: Japanese imperial couple’s visit to Baguio in 1962Japanese Crown Prince Akihito (right) and Princess Michiko receive the keys to
LOOK: Japanese imperial couple’s visit to Baguio in 1962
Inquirier.net / Posted 9 days ago
Japanese Crown Prince Akihito (right) and Princess Michiko receive the keys to the city from Baguio Mayor Norberto F. de Guzman (in eyeglasses) in 1962. Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko, who are currently in the Philippines for a... Read more
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Sun Star
Sun.Star Baguio publisher inducted as Asean JCI Senate prexySUN.STAR Baguio publisher Reynaldo Bautista Sr., a teacher and businessman from
Sun.Star Baguio publisher inducted as Asean JCI Senate prexy
Sun Star / Posted 9 days ago
SUN.STAR Baguio publisher Reynaldo Bautista Sr., a teacher and businessman from Baguio City, will be inducted by former Clark Development Corporation Executive vice president and former Clark International Airport Corporation (CIAC) president and CEO... Read more
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Rappler
Philippines’ Eric Kelly relishes underdog role vs Malaysian foeUNDERDOG. Kelly relishes the role he has in his match in Malaysia. File photo b
Philippines’ Eric Kelly relishes underdog role vs Malaysian foe
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
UNDERDOG. Kelly relishes the role he has in his match in Malaysia. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Filipino fighter Eric Kelly revealed that entering enemy territory gives him the extra drive to come out on top of his... Read more
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Rappler
Pinoy MMA bet Eric Kelly still wants another ONE FC title shotANOTHER ONE. Eric Kelly wants another crack at the title belt. File photo by Jo
Pinoy MMA bet Eric Kelly still wants another ONE FC title shot
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
ANOTHER ONE. Eric Kelly wants another crack at the title belt. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – After going through painstaking injuries to a highly-publicized rift with ONE Championship, Filipino fighter Eric Kelly cannot... Read more
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Rappler
Eric Kelly holds no grudge against brother's conqueror Ev TingBROTHER'S KEEPER. Eric Kelly admits it'd make his brother happy to see him defe
Eric Kelly holds no grudge against brother's conqueror Ev Ting
Rappler / Posted 9 days ago
BROTHER'S KEEPER. Eric Kelly admits it'd make his brother happy to see him defeat Ev Ting in Malaysia. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Filipino fighter Eric Kelly shot down the notion that he is out to avenge his younger... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Japan royals pay tribute to Philippine war deadMANILA, Philippines – Japanese Emperor Akihito bowed his head in sorrow during
Japan royals pay tribute to Philippine war dead
Pilipino Star / Posted 10 days ago
MANILA, Philippines – Japanese Emperor Akihito bowed his head in sorrow during a somber ceremony at the Philippines’ biggest war cemetery yesterday, but also enjoyed banter about cars, fashion, food and traffic on the first full day of a historic... Read more
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Inquirier.net
DOLE helps 50 kin of 44 slain SAF troops get jobsMANILA, Philippines — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has provide
DOLE helps 50 kin of 44 slain SAF troops get jobs
Inquirier.net / Posted 10 days ago
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has provided employment assistance to the direct families of the 44 members of the Philippine National Police-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) troops who were killed in the Jan. 25,... Read more
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Rappler
Baguio, Tuguegarao record lowest temps since NovemberTUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines – The cities of Baguio and Tuguegarao in the north
Baguio, Tuguegarao record lowest temps since November
Rappler / Posted 10 days ago
TUGUEGARAO CITY, Philippines – The cities of Baguio and Tuguegarao in the northern Philippines recorded “extremely” cold weather in the past two days – the lowest temperature since the start of the northeast monsoon or hanging amihan season in... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Baguio shivers as temps dropBAGUIO CITY—The biting cold, which residents here missed during the Yuletide ho
Baguio shivers as temps drop
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
BAGUIO CITY—The biting cold, which residents here missed during the Yuletide holidays in December, arrived on the mornings of Monday and Tuesday when they least expected it. The mercury dropped to 10.8 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, the coldest morning... Read more
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Sun Star
Baguio eyes Asean tiesBAGUIO City is targeting sisterhood ties with several southeast Asian countries
Baguio eyes Asean ties
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
BAGUIO City is targeting sisterhood ties with several southeast Asian countries this year for possible government exchange programs and economic boost. City Tourism Officer Benedicto Alhambra, who was tasked to work on foreign visitors and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Patient jumps off 5th floor of Baguio General Hospital Baguio City — A patient of the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BG
Patient jumps off 5th floor of Baguio General Hospital
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Baguio City — A patient of the Baguio General Hospital and Medical Center (BGHMC) committed suicide last Saturday by jumping from the sixth floor of the medical facility, police here said... Read more
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Sun Star
Japan emperor urged to visit IfugaoIFUGAO Representative Teddy Baguilat is hoping the Japanese Imperial family wil
Japan emperor urged to visit Ifugao
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
IFUGAO Representative Teddy Baguilat is hoping the Japanese Imperial family will soon issue an apology for war crimes in the province. Baguilat said the apology is sought, especially for the comfort women who suffered during the war, and has invited... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Northeast monsoon brings Baguio City its coldest morning for 2016Baguio City experienced its coldest morning on Tuesday since the start of the n
Northeast monsoon brings Baguio City its coldest morning for 2016
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
Baguio City experienced its coldest morning on Tuesday since the start of the northeast monsoon or hanging amihan in October, the state weather bureau said. Glaiza Escullar of the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Baguio City records lowest temperature Tuesday morning Temperature in Baguio City on Tuesday morning dropped to a record low of 10.8
Baguio City records lowest temperature Tuesday morning
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
Temperature in Baguio City on Tuesday morning dropped to a record low of 10.8 degrees Celsius for this year, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DOLE provides jobs to 25 SAF 44 family members MB FILE — Chief PNP Ricardo Marquez speaks before the family of SAF 44 who pe
DOLE provides jobs to 25 SAF 44 family members
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
MB FILE — Chief PNP Ricardo Marquez speaks before the family of SAF 44 who perished in encounter in Mamasapano during during the special action force Memorial Day 2015 on simple ceremony at Camp Bagong... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Jan. 26 coldest day in Baguio in 2016BAGUIO CITY—The temperature dropped to 10.8 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, making
Jan. 26 coldest day in Baguio in 2016
Inquirier.net / Posted 11 days ago
BAGUIO CITY—The temperature dropped to 10.8 degrees Celsius on Tuesday, making it the coldest day for the summer capital this year, following a sharp drop to 11.5 degrees on Jan. 25 from the relatively warm 15.6 degrees on Sunday morning, said Ian... Read more
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Rappler
Baguio to have enough water despite El NiñoRESTORED WATER SOURCE. The Mount Santo Tomas basin. Rappler photo BAGUIO CITY,
Baguio to have enough water despite El Niño
Rappler / Posted 11 days ago
RESTORED WATER SOURCE. The Mount Santo Tomas basin. Rappler photo BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – Water supply for Baguio City residential and commercial establishments will be sustained despite the threat of El Niño, according to the city’s water... Read more
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Sun Star
Baguio Water District awaits result of bulk water project studiesAMPLE water supply is not always an assurance in highly urbanized cities like B
Baguio Water District awaits result of bulk water project studies
Sun Star / Posted 11 days ago
AMPLE water supply is not always an assurance in highly urbanized cities like Baguio due to continues increase on the demand pushing local water supply utilities to look for possible sources that would augment the need of the consumers. In the... Read more
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