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Power industry players lodge ‘policy wish list’ to ERC chief The aggrupation of the country’s power generation companies has lodged their
Power industry players lodge ‘policy wish list’ to ERC chief
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 hours ago
The aggrupation of the country’s power generation companies has lodged their “wish list” to new Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) chairman Jose Vicente B. Salazar in terms of the policy... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Q&A between netizens and NCRPO Chief Pagdilao Chief Supt. Joel Pagdilao at the Manila Bulletin Integrated Newsroom, Septemb
Q&A between netizens and NCRPO Chief Pagdilao
Manila Bulletin / Posted 12 hours ago
Chief Supt. Joel Pagdilao at the Manila Bulletin Integrated Newsroom, September 2, 2015 (Photo by Jim Guiao) In a roundtable interview with the Manila Bulletin editors today (September 2, 2015),... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
‘Salamat sa Pangarap’ wins grand prize in MB Sketch Fest “Salamat Po Sa Pangarap Niyo,” a black-and-white pastel sketch of a woman wit
‘Salamat sa Pangarap’ wins grand prize in MB Sketch Fest
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
“Salamat Po Sa Pangarap Niyo,” a black-and-white pastel sketch of a woman with a young graduate standing beside the grave of the artist’s father, won the grand prize in the 5th Manila Bulletin... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
QC shooting involves family member of top AFP official A woman was killed while two men were reportedly hurt Tuesday night following
QC shooting involves family member of top AFP official
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
A woman was killed while two men were reportedly hurt Tuesday night following a shooting incident perpetrated by the son of a late former police constabulary general in Quezon City. Chief... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
MB’s Sketch Fest: “The Hero In Me” The 33-year-old portrait artist and victor of this year’s Manila Bulletin (MB
MB’s Sketch Fest: “The Hero In Me”
Manila Bulletin / Posted yesterday
The 33-year-old portrait artist and victor of this year’s Manila Bulletin (MB) Sketch Fest held the other day in Pasay City proved to be worthy as he offered his win to his late father, who was a soldier, and whom... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Gov’t open to INC dialogueThe Aquino administration is willing to sit down and talk with the Iglesia Ni C
Gov’t open to INC dialogue
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
The Aquino administration is willing to sit down and talk with the Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) following the massive protest action deploring its alleged religious persecution. “Government may be open to dialogue with citizens and organizations to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace willing to talk with INC to address protest issuesIglesia Ni Cristo members block the Edsa and Ortigas Avenues intersection as th
Palace willing to talk with INC to address protest issues
Manila Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
Iglesia Ni Cristo members block the Edsa and Ortigas Avenues intersection as they gathered at Edsa Shrine to impress their hatred against Justice Secretary Leila de Lima in her interfered. (Aug.28,2015) (photo by Manny Llanes) The Aquino... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Behind the screenOn humanity and its place in technology So it took me about a year to claim a
Behind the screen
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
On humanity and its place in technology So it took me about a year to claim a piece of paper from the government. It was an Occupancy Permit for our home, which merely proves that the structure we built and live in really belongs to us. Now I’ve... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Metro Manila faces water supply cut by 3 cubic meters The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) is set to implement a fresh cut on
Metro Manila faces water supply cut by 3 cubic meters
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
The National Water Resources Board (NWRB) is set to implement a fresh cut on water allocation for domestic water supply “as soon as possible” amid the strengthening of El Niño episode in the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Filipino as the intellectual languageAugust 29, 2015 8:18 pm by GIAN BALTAZAR FRANCO, SPECIAL TO THE MANILA TIMES
Filipino as the intellectual language
The Manila Times / Posted 4 days ago
August 29, 2015 8:18 pm by GIAN BALTAZAR FRANCO, SPECIAL TO THE MANILA TIMES DESPITE the many arguments on Filipino as the national language—whether it unites or divides the Philippines—Dr. Bayani Santos Jr.... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Child Found In PhilippinesLITTLE ROCK (KFSM) — A Little Rock man was arrested by U.S. Marshals earlier th
Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Child Found In Philippines
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 5 days ago
LITTLE ROCK (KFSM) — A Little Rock man was arrested by U.S. Marshals earlier this month after fleeing to the Philippines last year to escape accusations of sexually assaulting a child, according to an article in the Manila Bulletin. Brent Allan... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Bigger INC rally loomsPalace vows to enforce laws; Binay defends ‘Iglesia’ mass action By: Liezle Ba
Bigger INC rally looms
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Palace vows to enforce laws; Binay defends ‘Iglesia’ mass action By: Liezle Basa Inigo, Genalyn D. Kabiling, and Ellson A. Quismorio A more massive rally by the influential Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) is expected anytime soon along historic Epifanio... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Political satireComedian Jun Sabayton (center), of TV5’s BAYAW for President campaign, was on t
Political satire
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
Comedian Jun Sabayton (center), of TV5’s BAYAW for President campaign, was on the Manila Bulletin (MB) hot seat during a recent visit at the MB offices. Welcoming Sabayton, who portrays a nuisance candidate under the ‘Bagong Alyansang Ayaw sa Walang... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Thousands of INC members joining mass action at DOJ At least a thousand of Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) members coming from Pangasinan
Thousands of INC members joining mass action at DOJ
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
At least a thousand of Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) members coming from Pangasinan are on their way to Manila to join the mass rally in front of the Department of Justice (DOJ) building to protect the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Sy is Philippines’ richest for 8th consecutive year Tycoon Henry Sy Sr. topped Forbes’ list of 2015 Philippines Richest, his eigh
Sy is Philippines’ richest for 8th consecutive year
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Tycoon Henry Sy Sr. topped Forbes’ list of 2015 Philippines Richest, his eighth year in a row, for a staggering fortune $14.4 billion, almost three times the net worth of the second richest on the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Mall tycoon Henry Sy is PH’s richest for eight consecutive years Tycoon Henry Sy, Sr. has topped Forbes’ list of the richest people in the Phi
Mall tycoon Henry Sy is PH’s richest for eight consecutive years
Manila Bulletin / Posted 6 days ago
Tycoon Henry Sy, Sr. has topped Forbes’ list of the richest people in the Philippines for this year with a fortune of US14.4 billion, almost three times the net worth of the second... Read more
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Inquirier.net
PH’s 50 richest families based on 2015 Forbes rankingTHEY are at the top of the pyramid in the Philippines when it comes to economic
PH’s 50 richest families based on 2015 Forbes ranking
Inquirier.net / Posted 6 days ago
THEY are at the top of the pyramid in the Philippines when it comes to economic prowess. Led by tycoon Henry Sy of the iconic SM group of companies for the eighth straight year, they are the 50 wealthiest families in this side of the world, based on... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
10th MB Job Fair answers prayers of aspirants The 10th Manila Bulletin (MB) Classifieds Job Fair have answered prayers of h
10th MB Job Fair answers prayers of aspirants
Manila Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
The 10th Manila Bulletin (MB) Classifieds Job Fair have answered prayers of hundreds of job seekers who were hired on-the-spot and were given opportunities to advance their careers during the second and... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
MB job fair leg provides jobs to handfuls Maritime transportation graduate Fritzgerard Cartujano, 23, was among the luc
MB job fair leg provides jobs to handfuls
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Maritime transportation graduate Fritzgerard Cartujano, 23, was among the lucky ones who got hired during the first day of the 10th leg of the “Manila Bulletin (MB) Classifieds Job Fair 2015″ series at the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
In the name of advocacy and satire: Sabayton to run as president ‘Bayaw’ together with the Manila Bulletin editors at the Manila Bulletin news
In the name of advocacy and satire: Sabayton to run as president
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
‘Bayaw’ together with the Manila Bulletin editors at the Manila Bulletin newsroom, August 25. (Photo by Regie Mason) Director and actor Rodolfo “Jun” Sabayton, Jr. expressed his plans... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Earthquake-proof, self sustaining city government building rises in Muntinlupa In the wake of the warning by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Sei
Earthquake-proof, self sustaining city government building rises in Muntinlupa
Manila Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
In the wake of the warning by the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) that a magnitude 7.2 earthquake emanating from the West Valley Fault can... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
FVR reiterates call for US help in West Philippine Sea conflictThis comes as the country awaits the decision of the United Nations arbitral tr
FVR reiterates call for US help in West Philippine Sea conflict
Coconuts Manila / Posted 9 days ago
This comes as the country awaits the decision of the United Nations arbitral tribunal over the West Philipine Sea dispute and amidst questions surrounding the constitutionality of the Philippines' enhanced defense cooperation agreement (EDCA) with... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
FVR calls for help in securing West PH SeaMANILA - Former President Fidel V. Ramos is reiterating calls for US help in se
FVR calls for help in securing West PH Sea
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 9 days ago
MANILA - Former President Fidel V. Ramos is reiterating calls for US help in securing Pag-Asa Island and other disputed areas in the West Philippine Sea. This comes as the country awaits the decision of the United Nations arbitral tribunal over the... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Shabu session in Antipolo ends with grenade blast, 3 participants dead"Chief Supt. Wilben Mayor, spokesman of the Philippine National Police (PNP), r
Shabu session in Antipolo ends with grenade blast, 3 participants dead
Coconuts Manila / Posted 9 days ago
"Chief Supt. Wilben Mayor, spokesman of the Philippine National Police (PNP), revealed that a shabu session involving six people went awry when one of them started toying with a hand grenade," reports Aaron B. Recuenco in Manila Bulletin. Two people... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Trans revolutionIn an unprecedented move, BuzzFeed hires its first transgender writer—and she’s
Trans revolution
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
In an unprecedented move, BuzzFeed hires its first transgender writer—and she’s Filipina Getting hired as website favorite BuzzFeed’s first ever transgender staffwriter this week made this Filipina-from-Bulacan land on Huffington Post, Advocate,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Paperworks delay Sen. Enrile’s release Paperworks have been preventing veteran Senator Juan Ponce Enrile to walk out
Paperworks delay Sen. Enrile’s release
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
Paperworks have been preventing veteran Senator Juan Ponce Enrile to walk out of the police hospital at Camp Crame in Quezon City two days after the Supreme Court has granted his request for bail. Chief Supt.... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Scammer Emgoldex changes name into Global Intergold Emgoldex Philippines continued its illegal operations under a different name,
Scammer Emgoldex changes name into Global Intergold
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
Emgoldex Philippines continued its illegal operations under a different name, “Global Intergold”, more than half a year since the corporate regulatory watchdog warned the public against it, the... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Woman arrested for pimping underage girls in Caloocan City"Three young girls were rescued by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) f
Woman arrested for pimping underage girls in Caloocan City
Coconuts Manila / Posted 15 days ago
"Three young girls were rescued by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) from a woman, who has been suspected of peddling 'virgin' children to her patrons in exchange for PHP20,000," reports Leonard Postrado in Manila Bulletin. The report noted:... Read more
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Pilipino Star
A response from former President Fidel V. RamosLast Thursday we wrote in this corner a column entitled, “What about FVR for Pr
A response from former President Fidel V. Ramos
Pilipino Star / Posted 16 days ago
Last Thursday we wrote in this corner a column entitled, “What about FVR for President… again!” And it got me another deluge of emails from people from all walks of life and a lot of them congratulating me for urging former Pres. Fidel V. Ramos to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
30th Kadayawan Festival kicks off Davao City – Dubbed as the festival of all festivals, the 30th Kadayawan sa D
30th Kadayawan Festival kicks off
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Davao City – Dubbed as the festival of all festivals, the 30th Kadayawan sa Davao started yesterday, honoring the different tribal groups in this city and commencing with a ecumenical thanksgiving at the Rizal Park... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Quorum hocus focus hit, disrupts BBL debate Session was disrupted after Buhay Partylist Rep. Lito Atienza accused colleag
Quorum hocus focus hit, disrupts BBL debate
Manila Bulletin / Posted 16 days ago
Session was disrupted after Buhay Partylist Rep. Lito Atienza accused colleagues of “padding” the roll call to make quorum when less than half of those said to be present were actually on the... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Mavericks sign JaVale McGeeThe Dallas Mavericks continue to hone up its center slot, adding another 7-foot
Mavericks sign JaVale McGee
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
The Dallas Mavericks continue to hone up its center slot, adding another 7-footer to the mix in JaVale McGee Multiple reports have revealed that McGee has come to terms with the Mark Cuban-owned NBA club. Reports have it that McGee has agreed to a... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
When a bully strikesMost kids won’t tell their parents they’re being bullied. It’s up to you to fin
When a bully strikes
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
Most kids won’t tell their parents they’re being bullied. It’s up to you to find out Dear Suzi and Paolo, My daughter just got bullied at school. It has been happening for weeks now but it was only recently that we found out when her classmate,... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Up goes gravityYou’ve probably heard their voices in the Season 1 of The Voice Kids but have y
Up goes gravity
Manila Bulletin / Posted 19 days ago
You’ve probably heard their voices in the Season 1 of The Voice Kids but have you heard them sing together? The quintet, made up of Zack Tabudlo, Grace Alade, Eufritz Santos, Julienne Echavez, and Rommel Bautista and collectively known as Gravity,... Read more
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Rappler
'Living in sin,' returning to the sacraments“Divorced Catholics who remarry, as well as their children, deserve better trea
'Living in sin,' returning to the sacraments
Rappler / Posted 20 days ago
“Divorced Catholics who remarry, as well as their children, deserve better treatment from the church.” It all goes back to certain practices: Catholic teaching considers divorced Catholics who remarry as living in sin, and we are not allowed to... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Abu Sayyaf behead barangay captain, 2 Coast Guard men still captives"Armed men believed to be members of the Abu Sayyaf have beheaded a barangay ca
Abu Sayyaf behead barangay captain, 2 Coast Guard men still captives
Coconuts Manila / Posted 20 days ago
"Armed men believed to be members of the Abu Sayyaf have beheaded a barangay captain of Dapitan City whom they abducted along with two personnel of the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), whom they abducted three months ago," reports by Aaron B. Recuenco... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Mega dam project gets full nod Iloilo — Members of the indigenous community living in the mountain villages
Mega dam project gets full nod
Manila Bulletin / Posted 21 days ago
Iloilo — Members of the indigenous community living in the mountain villages of Calinog town, Iloilo province have now given their full approval of the Aquino administration’s flagship R11.2-billion mega dam... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
VP Binay's camp blasts Trillanes for being 'paranoid'"As expected, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV’s request before the Supreme Court (
VP Binay's camp blasts Trillanes for being 'paranoid'
Coconuts Manila / Posted 21 days ago
"As expected, Senator Antonio Trillanes IV’s request before the Supreme Court (SC) to move the venue of the libel case filed against him in Makati City has generated a reponse from the camp of his nemesis, Vice President Jejomar C. Binay," reports... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PNP Maritime Group will have to make do with drones Since helicopters and spy planes are too expensive, the Maritime Group of the
PNP Maritime Group will have to make do with drones
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
Since helicopters and spy planes are too expensive, the Maritime Group of the Philippine National Police (PNP) will have to settle for drones which they can use in monitoring illegal activities in... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Binay visits wake of late pal, Arturo Macapagal Vice President Jejomar Binay’s presence Tuesday afternoon at the wake of form
Binay visits wake of late pal, Arturo Macapagal
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
Vice President Jejomar Binay’s presence Tuesday afternoon at the wake of former president Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo’s brother Arturo Macapagal at Heritage Park in Taguig City was due to the two men’s... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
PH joins Malaysia, Singapore in fight against dengue menace A triumvirate against the dengue menace has been formed involving Malaysia, S
PH joins Malaysia, Singapore in fight against dengue menace
Manila Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
A triumvirate against the dengue menace has been formed involving Malaysia, Singapore, and the Philippines. Department of Science and Technology (DOST) Secretary Mario Go Montejo has... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
TESDA chief Joel Villanueva plans 2016 Senate run despite pork scam charge"Director general Joel J. Villanueva of the Technical Education and Skills Deve
TESDA chief Joel Villanueva plans 2016 Senate run despite pork scam charge
Coconuts Manila / Posted 22 days ago
"Director general Joel J. Villanueva of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) said he is 'open' to joining any political party, including the opposition, in the 2016 national election as a senatorial candidate," reports Edd... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Budget scrutinyHouse vows to chop off pork,DAP from P3.002-T nat’l budget Opposition House le
Budget scrutiny
Manila Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
House vows to chop off pork,DAP from P3.002-T nat’l budget Opposition House leaders buckle down to work this week after an extended vacation to closely scrutinize the proposed P3.002-trillion national budget for 2016 which they believe is still... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Star-crossed Aranetas take different paths in lifeStar-crossed Aranetas take different paths in life Iloilo City – They were dis
Star-crossed Aranetas take different paths in life
Manila Bulletin / Posted 24 days ago
Star-crossed Aranetas take different paths in life Iloilo City – They were distant cousins, who found their lives intertwined by more than blood relations because they went on to share a life of love, commitment to a common cause and a son. Maria... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Show proof terraces are younger – Baguilat Baguio City — Recent archaeological studies claiming that the Ifugao Rice Ter
Show proof terraces are younger – Baguilat
Manila Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
Baguio City — Recent archaeological studies claiming that the Ifugao Rice Terraces is only about 300-400 year old, and not 2,000 years old as widely believed by the people of Cordillera and academics the... Read more
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The Manila Times
Do we have anyone as good as this young African?August 6, 2015 11:38 pm THE National Historical Commission, in collaboration w
Do we have anyone as good as this young African?
The Manila Times / Posted 27 days ago
August 6, 2015 11:38 pm THE National Historical Commission, in collaboration with the President Elpidio Quirino Foundation, is now celebrating the 125th birth anniversary of our second president with a... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Premiere actor Jose Romulo, 83MANILA, Philippines - Jose Romulo, one of the prized leading men of the 1950s,
Premiere actor Jose Romulo, 83
Pilipino Star / Posted 27 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Jose Romulo, one of the prized leading men of the 1950s, died of pneumonia due to diabetic complications on Wednesday, Aug. 5, at 5:30 p.m. at the Parañaque Doctors Hospital in Parañaque City. He was 83. “He was a gentleman of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
89 Eastern Samar students hospitalized of typhoid fever GOVERNMENT CENTER, Palo,Leyte-The Department of Health (DOH) in Eastern Visay
89 Eastern Samar students hospitalized of typhoid fever
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
GOVERNMENT CENTER, Palo,Leyte-The Department of Health (DOH) in Eastern Visayas based here reported that 89 students from a public high school in Borongan City in Eastern Samar were rushed to... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
DOST project to aid motorists evade flooded streets Help is on the way for motorists and commuters caught in traffic gridlock bec
DOST project to aid motorists evade flooded streets
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
Help is on the way for motorists and commuters caught in traffic gridlock because of flooded streets during inclement weather. The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has a project for... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
South Korean firm needs 2,000 welders Good news to graduates of the Technical Education and Skills Development Auth
South Korean firm needs 2,000 welders
Manila Bulletin / Posted 27 days ago
Good news to graduates of the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA), a South Korean construction company is seeking 2,000 TESDA-certified skilled welders in the next three months. Sketchy... Read more
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