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Preggy wife inspires artist, wins Manila Bulletin Sketch Fest 2016 An image of a pregnant woman holding a pen and a voter’s ID superimposed by a
Preggy wife inspires artist, wins Manila Bulletin Sketch Fest 2016
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 hours ago
An image of a pregnant woman holding a pen and a voter’s ID superimposed by a thumb mark won the judges’ approval to win the 5th Manila Bulletin Sketch Fest 2016 held Monday at the... Read more
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Iloilo officials mum on Odicta’s deathdrug lord of Melvin “Boyet” Odicta Sr. and his wife Meriam, who were gunned dow
Iloilo officials mum on Odicta’s death
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 hours ago
drug lord of Melvin “Boyet” Odicta Sr. and his wife Meriam, who were gunned down in Aklan province last August 29, 2016. Manila Bulletin tried to interview Senator Franklin Drilon who was in Iloilo City last Monday when Manila Archbishop Luis... Read more
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Motherly taska non-government organization, in Barangay Batia, Bocaue, Bulacan yesterday. Pr
Motherly task
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
a non-government organization, in Barangay Batia, Bocaue, Bulacan yesterday. Project Pearls is committed to help raise communities out of poverty through education and empowerment. (Photo courtesy of the Office of the Vice President)/Manila Bul... Read more
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What’s upfor most persons dancing the Cha-cha in an outdoor venue. The city said it had
What’s up
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 hours ago
for most persons dancing the Cha-cha in an outdoor venue. The city said it had registered more than 8,000 for the event, way more than the 3,379 that Singapore gathered in setting a world record July 17 last year. (Geonari Solmerano)/Manila Bul... Read more
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Pres. Duterte’s birth place in Maasin City now a favorite destinationwhere the President was born. I just point to them that in that place, the site
Pres. Duterte’s birth place in Maasin City now a favorite destination
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
where the President was born. I just point to them that in that place, the site where the President was born,” Magadan told Manila Bulletin. She is happy that the place the President was born is now a favorite destination. She said their interior... Read more
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SAMAHANG PLARIDELCrispulo Icban, Jr. (left), editor in chief of The Manila Bulletin, swears in t
SAMAHANG PLARIDEL
The Manila Times / Posted yesterday
Crispulo Icban, Jr. (left), editor in chief of The Manila Bulletin, swears in the new officers of Samahang Plaridel, an organization of newsmen. From left: Icban, the group’s chairman; former senator Francisco Tatad, a columnist of The Manila Times;... Read more
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Face Recognition in Lightroomcontain. You can organize or categorize photos by people. This makes finding sp
Face Recognition in Lightroom
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
contain. You can organize or categorize photos by people. This makes finding specific people in your Library very fast. /Manila Bulletin 4. You know this face? You know this person? Type in the name; it forms part of the metadata, a keyword, for... Read more
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US warship docks in CebuPort to refuel and load supplies. It will then sail on to its homeport in San D
US warship docks in Cebu
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Port to refuel and load supplies. It will then sail on to its homeport in San Diego, California. (Juan Carlo de Vela)/Manila Bulletin A littoral ship can deliver a small assault force along with fighting vehicles, according to Wikipedia. It... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Southern Leyte aims to be E. Visayas’ greenest provincehave to care for our mother earth by planting trees and this helps fight global
Southern Leyte aims to be E. Visayas’ greenest province
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
have to care for our mother earth by planting trees and this helps fight global warming and climate change,” Mercado told Manila Bulletin. He said they started planting trees in Southern Leyte in 1987. Joined the tree planting in the mountain of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PNP forms task force to probe death of Odicta couplein-depth investigation to identify the suspect or suspects and effect his or th
PNP forms task force to probe death of Odicta couple
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
in-depth investigation to identify the suspect or suspects and effect his or their immediate arrest,” Gentiles told the Manila Bulletin in a phone interview. The official, however, said they are yet to find out all the circumstances that led to... Read more
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New MRT coachat the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) EDSA-Taft station in Pasay City. In 2013, the g
New MRT coach
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
at the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) EDSA-Taft station in Pasay City. In 2013, the government purchased 48 coaches from a Chinese firm as part of then-Department of Transportation and Communications’ capacity expansion project. (Ali Vicoy/ Manila Bullet... Read more
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Floating Virgin Maryof the city’s annual fiesta, popularly known as Higalaay Festival, which is a w
Floating Virgin Mary
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
of the city’s annual fiesta, popularly known as Higalaay Festival, which is a week-long festivity filled with a series of colorful, culturally-rich events that also honor the city’s patron saint, St. Augustine. (Froilan Gallardo/ Manila B... Read more
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Draw and winArtists busy themselves with pencils, crayons and paper at the Manila Bulletin
Draw and win
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Artists busy themselves with pencils, crayons and paper at the Manila Bulletin Sketchfest at the Mall of Asia’s Music Hall in Pasay City on Monday. About 800 participants joined this year’s on-the-spot drawing contest, which has for a theme “A Step... Read more
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Samahang PlaridelManila Bulletin editor-in-chief and chairman Cris J. Icban Jr. (left) swears i
Samahang Plaridel
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
Manila Bulletin editor-in-chief and chairman Cris J. Icban Jr. (left) swears in new members of the organization — (from left) former Senator Francisco Tatad, Manila Hotel President Atty. Joey Lina, and Manila Times President Dante... Read more
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Printing of October poll ballots suspendedCity. Comelec said it will save P250 million for using excess paper procured fo
Printing of October poll ballots suspended
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
City. Comelec said it will save P250 million for using excess paper procured for the May, 2016 elections. (Federico Cruz/Manila Bulletin/mb.com.ph) Commission on Elections (Comelec) Spokesperson James Jimenez said the printing was suspended... Read more
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‘Best Of Aliw’ at Resorts World Manilaand their names will be announced later. Hall of Famer Freddie Santos is the di
‘Best Of Aliw’ at Resorts World Manila
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
and their names will be announced later. Hall of Famer Freddie Santos is the director of the show. Media partners include Manila Bulletin. The show is also supported by Retro, Crossover, EasyRock and Mellow. Tickets are available at... Read more
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Pope mulls Italy quake visit as survivors dig induring his weekly general audience on August 24, 2016 in St Peter’s square at t
Pope mulls Italy quake visit as survivors dig in
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
during his weekly general audience on August 24, 2016 in St Peter’s square at the Vatican / AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTO / Manila Bulletin Pope Francis said Sunday he wanted to visit the quake-hit villages of central Italy, as survivors and rescue... Read more
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Bustedduring a raid by a team from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency regional of
Busted
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
during a raid by a team from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency regional office are presented to media last Saturday. On the table are items seized during the raid, including shabu and dried marijuana leaves. (Juan Carlo de Vela) /Manila Bull... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
MMDA to deploy more personnel to curb traffic jam along Marcos Highway in eastern Metro Manilathe Inter-agency Council for Traffic (I-ACT) yesterday. I-ACT is composed of th
MMDA to deploy more personnel to curb traffic jam along Marcos Highway in eastern Metro Manila
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
the Inter-agency Council for Traffic (I-ACT) yesterday. I-ACT is composed of the HPG, MMDA, LTO and LTFRB. (Mark Balmores)/Manila Bulletin MANILA — The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) announced on Sunday that it will deploy more... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Mayor Espinosa exposes Kerwin’s protectors in E.Visayastold that he executed an affidavit about the people involved in drugs,” Regiona
Mayor Espinosa exposes Kerwin’s protectors in E.Visayas
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
told that he executed an affidavit about the people involved in drugs,” Regional Prosecutor Maraya said in text messages to Manila Bulletin. Mayor Espinosa rushed last Wednesday to the Leyte Provincial Police Office in San Jose, Tacloban City from... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NPAs free 4 more hostageskung sino ba ang sa committee on socio-economic reform, political and constitut
NPAs free 4 more hostages
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
kung sino ba ang sa committee on socio-economic reform, political and constitutional reform, at iba pa,” he told the Manila Bulletin. Among those who were set to travel to Utrecht were Benito and Wilma Tiamzon, former chairman and secretary... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Best Online Video documentary Johndel Semilla and Alvin Veri of the Manila Bulletin Video Team display thei
Best Online Video documentary
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Johndel Semilla and Alvin Veri of the Manila Bulletin Video Team display their plaque and trophy after winning the Best Online Video Documentary at the 2nd Sarihay Media Awards held Friday in Quezon City. The MB Video... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
I-Act directs trafficthe HPG as the traffic leader in the National Capital Region (NCR) following a
I-Act directs traffic
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
the HPG as the traffic leader in the National Capital Region (NCR) following a meeting with members of the Inter-agency Council for Traffic (I-ACT) yesterday. I-ACT is composed of the HPG, MMDA, LTO and LTFRB. (Mark Balmores)/Ma... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
IlluminationTSOUKALOS of ‘Ancient Aliens’, JUSTIN MOTT of ‘Photo Face-Off’, BRANDI PASSANTE
Illumination
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
TSOUKALOS of ‘Ancient Aliens’, JUSTIN MOTT of ‘Photo Face-Off’, BRANDI PASSANTE and Jarrod Schulz of ‘Storage Wars’/Manila Bulletin Giorgio Tsoukalos of ‘Ancient Aliens’ He became interested in them when his grandmother, a devout Catholic,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Robredo looks into the plight of Mindoro’s Mangyan communityto speed up the processing of requirements for potential investors of socialize
Robredo looks into the plight of Mindoro’s Mangyan community
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
to speed up the processing of requirements for potential investors of socialized housing projects. (Juan Carlo de Vela/ Manila Bulletin/ mb.com.ph) Robredo was not on a long muddy trail unlike her recent laylayan (fringes of society) event as... Read more
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Rappler
Storm Lester becomes a hurricane in the Pacific – US monitorand is packing winds of 75 miles (120 kilometers) per hour, the NHC said in its
Storm Lester becomes a hurricane in the Pacific – US monitor
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
and is packing winds of 75 miles (120 kilometers) per hour, the NHC said in its 0300 GMT (11 am Saturday, August 27, in Manila) bulletin. However, there are no coastal watches or warnings because Lester is moving west into the Pacific at a... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Cotabato’s environment office shifts to web-based mobile app to monitor threats to forestsof visitors on weekends to enjoy the panoramic view of the plains and marshland
Cotabato’s environment office shifts to web-based mobile app to monitor threats to forests
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
of visitors on weekends to enjoy the panoramic view of the plains and marshlands in Central Mindanao. (Keith Bacongco/ Manila Bulletin) The forest field men recently underwent training on the application called LAWIN (Landscape and Wildlife... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
NDF to thresh out working committees for signed agreementsupon in the recent talks with GRP counterparts. “We will discuss kung sino ba
NDF to thresh out working committees for signed agreements
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
upon in the recent talks with GRP counterparts. “We will discuss kung sino ba and pwede sa ceasefire committee, kung sino ba ang sa committee on socio-economic reform, political and constitutional reform, at iba pa,” he told the Manila B... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
The sixth floorend. Down on my knees. Begging for God’s mercy. STRONGER TOGETHER There is no
The sixth floor
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
end. Down on my knees. Begging for God’s mercy. STRONGER TOGETHER There is no greater wealth than the love of the family /Manila Bulletin The doctor has assured us that my daughter’s dengue strain is not the hemorrhagic kind. (There are currently... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Covering the Philippines' war on drugs, where the president encourages citizens to kill drug dealersan autopsy room surrounded by family, police keeping watch outside. Just after
Covering the Philippines' war on drugs, where the president encourages citizens to kill drug dealers
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
an autopsy room surrounded by family, police keeping watch outside. Just after midnight, they decided to visit a wake. A Manila Bulletin newspaper employee drove them in a company pickup truck. They passed stray dogs, drunk teenagers and... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Covering the Philippines' war on drugs, where the president encourages citizens to kill drug dealersan autopsy room surrounded by family, police keeping watch outside. Just after
Covering the Philippines' war on drugs, where the president encourages citizens to kill drug dealers
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
an autopsy room surrounded by family, police keeping watch outside. Just after midnight, they decided to visit a wake. A Manila Bulletin newspaper employee drove them in a company pickup truck. They passed stray dogs, drunk teenagers and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Nun’s farewell texts turns to new lease on lifelaid on a ladder following an earthquake in Amatrice Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 24,
Nun’s farewell texts turns to new lease on life
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
laid on a ladder following an earthquake in Amatrice Italy, Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016. (Massimo Percossi/ANSA via AP) | Manila Bulletin In an interview with the Associated Press on Thursday, Lleshi shared that she was asleep in her room at the... Read more
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UN General Assembly president-elect says green finance critical for sustainable developmentUnited Nations General Assembly (UNGA), at the UN headquarters in New York, Jun
UN General Assembly president-elect says green finance critical for sustainable development
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), at the UN headquarters in New York, June 13, 2016. (Xinhua/Un Photo/Manuel Elias) | Manila Bulletin UNITED NATIONS – Green finance is critical for transforming the world into sustainable development, said... Read more
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PhilPop 2016 winners celebrate with MVP(seated, second from left) and other PhilPop executives pose for a photo with w
PhilPop 2016 winners celebrate with MVP
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
(seated, second from left) and other PhilPop executives pose for a photo with winners of the recently-held PhilPop 2016 /Manila Bulletin PhilPop Chairman Manny V. Pangilinan (MVP) met with winners of the PhilPop 2016 at his Meralco office in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Sophisticated, persistent attack identified against iPhone usersguest uses her Iphone to take pictures in Cannes, France, May 12, 2016. (REUTER
Sophisticated, persistent attack identified against iPhone users
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
guest uses her Iphone to take pictures in Cannes, France, May 12, 2016. (REUTERS/Regis Duvignau/File Photo) | Manila Bulletin The mobile security company based in San Francisco said in a blog on its website that it has joined Citizen... Read more
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Chinese audience protests Jason Bourne 3D moviewith a message that reads, “refund our tickets,” in protest against a Jason Bou
Chinese audience protests Jason Bourne 3D movie
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
with a message that reads, “refund our tickets,” in protest against a Jason Bourne 3D screening at a Beijing (Li Hao/GT) | Manila Bulletin The film, the fifth of the Jason Bourne series, has been heavily criticized two days after its release in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Miners in Caraga region join President Duterte’s war against drugsprevalent among mine workers who work longer hours in irregular shifts, Raagas
Miners in Caraga region join President Duterte’s war against drugs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
prevalent among mine workers who work longer hours in irregular shifts, Raagas said, in an exclusive interview with Manila Bulletin at the sideline of the three-day 25th Mindanao Business Conference (25th MinBisCon) held at Gateway Hotel and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
UN chief expresses deepest condolences to Italy over devastating earthquakeBan Ki-moon (L) delivers a speech in Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina, Aug. 9
UN chief expresses deepest condolences to Italy over devastating earthquake
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
Ban Ki-moon (L) delivers a speech in Buenos Aires, capital of Argentina, Aug. 9, 2016. (Xinhua/File Photo) | (Manila Bulletin) UNITED NATIONS — UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Thursday spoke with Italian President Sergio... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ready for the weekendgrass at the foothills of UK Peak in Aleosan, North Cotabato in preparation for
Ready for the weekend
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
grass at the foothills of UK Peak in Aleosan, North Cotabato in preparation for the expected deluge of hundreds of visitors on weekends to enjoy the panoramic view of the plains and marshlands in Central Mindanao. (Keith Bacongco/ Manila Bu... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Fight against drugsto intensify the fight against illegal drugs. More than 40,000 drug users and p
Fight against drugs
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
to intensify the fight against illegal drugs. More than 40,000 drug users and pushers have surrendered to the authorities in Region 11 following the Duterte administration’s campaign to stop the illegal drugs trade. (Jonathan Santes/ Manila Bulle... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Surprise!Police (PNP) Chief Director General Ronald ‘Bato’ Dela Rosa at a club in Bonifa
Surprise!
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Police (PNP) Chief Director General Ronald ‘Bato’ Dela Rosa at a club in Bonifacio Global Cuty, Taguig City. The PNP chief paid surprise visits to several clubs and restaurants at the BGC late Wednesday night. (Jun Ryan Arañas) /Manil... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Son of Leyte ex-mayor arrested in Cebu drug raidCity where he was arrested on Wednesday. Espina is said to be a major drug oper
Son of Leyte ex-mayor arrested in Cebu drug raid
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
City where he was arrested on Wednesday. Espina is said to be a major drug operator in Eastern Visayas. Juan Carlo de Vela /Manila Bulletin Roderic James Espina, the only child of the late Mayor Edgarino Espina, did not put up a fight when he was... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
8,000 blue lakes appear in Antarctica; scientists worriedstability of the largest ice mass on Earth. Blue lakes observed around Antarct
8,000 blue lakes appear in Antarctica; scientists worried
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
stability of the largest ice mass on Earth. Blue lakes observed around Antarctica / Photo courtesy of sciencealert.com (Manila Bulletin) Researchers from the Durham University in the UK analyzed hundreds of satellite images and meteorological... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
World’s biggest pearl?being secretly kept by a fisherman in Puerto Princesa City for almost 10 years
World’s biggest pearl?
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
being secretly kept by a fisherman in Puerto Princesa City for almost 10 years before he decided to turn it over to the authorities. The pearl, now on display in Puerto Princesa, is awaiting certification as the world’s biggest. (EPA/ Manila Bullet... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
37 dead in Italy quake: first official tollhours, which has killed at least three people and devastated dozens of mountain
37 dead in Italy quake: first official toll
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
hours, which has killed at least three people and devastated dozens of mountain villages. AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE / Manila Bulletin “There are still so many people under masonry, so many missing,” said Immacolata Postiglione, the head of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Italy toll quake climbs: at least 18 deadUmbria, witnesses told Italian media, with an increase in the death toll highly
Italy toll quake climbs: at least 18 dead
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Umbria, witnesses told Italian media, with an increase in the death toll highly likely. / AFP PHOTO / Filippo MONTEFORTE / Manila Bulletin At least 18 people have died after a powerful earthquake struck central Italy in the early hours of... Read more
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Pope leads prayers for earthquake victimsduring his weekly general audience on August 24, 2016 in St Peter’s square at t
Pope leads prayers for earthquake victims
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
during his weekly general audience on August 24, 2016 in St Peter’s square at the Vatican / AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTO / Manila Bulletin Amatrice, Italy — Pope Francis has skipped his catechism lesson during his Wednesday general audience and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Turkish tanks enter Syrian territory to fight ISjets and elite ground troops to drive Islamic State jihadists out of a key Syri
Turkish tanks enter Syrian territory to fight IS
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
jets and elite ground troops to drive Islamic State jihadists out of a key Syrian border town. / AFP PHOTO / BULENT KILIC / Manila Bulletin A dozen Turkish tanks on Wednesday entered Syrian territory to take part in the battle to push Islamic State... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Sec. Dureza leaves Oslo to meet with EU Commission leadersinitiatives in Mindanao. “We will be explaining to them the ‘Road Map to Peace
Sec. Dureza leaves Oslo to meet with EU Commission leaders
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
initiatives in Mindanao. “We will be explaining to them the ‘Road Map to Peace’ that we have in Mindanao,” Dureza told the Manila Bulletin. This would include a briefing on the government’s current engagements being undertaken in the Bangsamoro... Read more
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Defense Secretary Lorenzana declines PH Ambassador to the US positionDelfin Lorenzana has declined the offer to become Philippine Ambassador to the
Defense Secretary Lorenzana declines PH Ambassador to the US position
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Delfin Lorenzana has declined the offer to become Philippine Ambassador to the United States. In a text message to TEMPO/Manila Bulletin, Lorenzana said he has declined the offer having lived in the United States for 14 years prior to becoming... Read more
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