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  1. P1-M rice shipment seized in ZamboRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Sun-Star

    MEMBERS of Task Force Zamboanga intercepted a shipment of about 1,000 sacks of glutinous rice with an estimated value of P1 million in an east coast village of Zamboanga City, said an official Wednesday. Superintendent Samuel Labay, Customs police chief, said the shipment was intercepted around 4 a.m. Wednesday in the village of Mampang.

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  2. A glimpse of the life of a real - Boy Sugba'Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    IN my small family of three, lazy Sunday mornings usually call for a grilled dish for brunch. And because it's a day when we allow ourselves to relax, we would usually drive to Limketkai Drive and hand over what needs to be grilled to "Manong" - a real Boy Sugba.

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  3. Palace assures 2016 polls; solons urge SC to decide on PCOS repair dealRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    The 2016 national and local elections will push through as scheduled despite the legal problems hounding the Precinct Count Optical Scan machines, MalacaA ang said yesterday. Presidential Spokesman Edwin Lacierda dismissed as mere speculation the view of lawyer Romulo Macalintal about a possible no-election scenario due to the automation problems.

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  4. Training facility not campRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    The inspection and validation team that checked on the reported Moro Islamic Liberation Front camp in Sitio Limunsudan in Barangay Rogongon here found the area to be a training facility and not a military camp. Colonel Gilbert I. Gapay, commanding officer of the 2nd Mechanize Infantry Brigade, told Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro that the area is unoccupied, thus it isn't fit to be called a camp.

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  5. Laguindingan airport gets P14B expansion projectRead the original story

    Yesterday | MindaNews

    Bidding for the P14.62-billion expansion program for the Laguindingan Airport in Misamis Oriental will start this month by the Department of Transportation and Communication, Rep. Rufus Rodriguez said. Rodriguez said the expansion program will include the construction of an additional passenger terminal building; its operation and maintenance; and development of its apron, runway and taxiway.

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  6. Batang Gilas eyes Fiba U17 slotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    THE Cebu-based team manager of the Batang Gilas U-16 team, Andrew Teh, is upbeat on the chances of the young nationals in the 3rd Southeast Asian Basketball Association Under 16 Men's Championship on April 14-19 in Xavier University Gym in Cagayan de Oro City. Teh, a travel and tours executive operating in Cebu City, believes that the team's cohesiveness will be fast-tracked now that they are training daily.

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  7. LTO mibawal sa driver pag-inomRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    THE Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board for Western Visayas is expected to approve today a P11.50 increase in the region's daily minimum wage. THE New People's Army in Negros Island claims that its numbers have increased as the communist group marked its 46th anniversary yesterday.

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  8. Laguindingan airport seen as busiest regional air transport hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. An Air Asia passenger plane takes off for Manila as another plane, a Philippine Air Lines Airbus A320, waits its turn at the Laguindingan Airport, Misamis Oriental, Sunday.

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  9. Alert raised in Oro for Holy WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    WITH the start of Holy Week, Cagayan de Oro Police Office has increased security especially in crowded places like the Guadalupe Shrine in Barangay Agusan and in Malasag in Barangay Cugman. Police Senior Inspector Enesto Daing, deputy commander of Agora police, said the officers will conduct baggage inspections and guide and assist passengers inside the Agora bus terminal.

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  10. 5 players shine in Jr. NBA/WNBA regional selectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    FIVE teenagers, four from Davao City and one from Cagayan de Oro City, booked tickets to the national training camp of the Jr. NBA/WNBA Philippines 2015 slated April 24 to 26 in Manila. Qualified players are 11-year-old Rozie Amatong of Modern International Learning Center-Davao, 14-year-old Rhea Ville Bausin of Daniel R. Aguinaldo National High School , 14-year-old Paolo Emanuel Antonio of Stella Maris Academy of Davao , 14-year-old Christopher Gonzaga of the University of the Immaculate Conception and 13-year-old Jeffy Malilim of Corpus Christi School in Cagayan de Oro City outshone some 250 other applicants in the Alaska-presented two-day regional boot camp held at the UIC-Bajada Gym over the weekend.

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  11. Bacolod scoring ace leads Batang Gilas squadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD City's Samjosef Belangel, a high-scoring youth player now with Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eaglets, will be at the forefront of the Philippine basketball team that will compete in the SEABA Under-16 tournament to be held in Cagayan de Oro City next month. Standing a shade below six feet, the 15-year-old Belangel, who will be 16 by June 27, drew attention after scoring 99 points in a game in Iloilo City.

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  12. Kalibo airport opens new sections to accommodate more passengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    IN TIME for the summer rush, the Department of Transportation and Communications has opened new sections of the Kalibo International Airport that will accommodate additional 800 passengers at a given time, an official said Monday. "As always, we expect a high volume of visitors to Boracay in the next couple of months, so the new section will help meet this peak period demand," said Transportation and Communications Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya.

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  13. Laguindingan airport touted to become busiest regional transport hubRead the original story

    Monday | MindaNews

    Officials expressed optimism the Laguindingan airport would become the busiest regional transport facility as soon as a huge passenger aircraft landed here on Sunday night. A Cebu Pacific Air Bus A320 operated by Tiger Air landed Sunday night, marking the first time a wide-body commercial plane did so at Mindanao's newest air transport facility.

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  14. LOOK: New wing opens in Boracay gatewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The P44.3 million new wing at the Kalibo International Airport was recently opened in anticipation of the rush of tourists to summer hotspot Boracay. "We're happy to open Kalibo International Airport's new wing right as we enter the summer season.

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  15. City of Naga bets top 18-UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    The tournament is a Group 5 Philippine Tennis Association event and attracted 124 entries from the Visayas and Mindanao. John Clyde Laquio defeated Norman Joseph Enriquez, 10-5 in the Boys 18-Under finals, while Shyne Villareal won without a sweat after fellow Nagaonon and Bright Academy teammate Zethley Mae Alferez defaulted in her match.

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  16. 'Get SAF 44 killers before BBL passage'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | ABS-CBN News

    Lawmakers are demanding the arrest of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front fighters involved in the killing of 44 policemen in Mamasapano before the approval of the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law in Congress. Cagayan de Oro Rep. Rufus Rodriguez, chairman of the 75-member ad hoc committee in the House of Representatives deliberating on the BBL, prodded the Department of Justice to speed up its investigation and file charges against the MILF guerrillas as the Aquino administration wants the draft law passed in June.

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  17. Missy Bon Bon expands to DavaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    FIVE years after it was established in Cagayan de Oro City, Missy Bon Bon has taken root in Davao City. The restaurant chain has opened two branches in the city -- a small store at its commissary on Bacaca Road, which opened in February, and a full store at the lower ground floor at Gaisano Mall of Davao, which opened on March 20. Missy Bon Bon is co-owned by Henrik Yu, his wife Anne Yu, and their friend Cathy Genabe and their Davao City partner Gladys Surposa.

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  18. Luczon: Lawyers and societyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    DURING the visit and open dialogue of Moro Islamic Liberation Front's chief peace negotiator Mohagher Iqbal at the Archbishop's Palace in Cagayan de Oro last week, he recounted how he had "problems" with lawyers when it comes to interpreting the provisions of the Bangsamoro Basic Law . "If there are 10 lawyers reading the BBL, there would be 10 different interpretations of just a single provision," Iqbal said, eliciting laughter from the audience of around 70 that included Msgr.

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  19. Naga City bets top 18-UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    The tournament is a Group 5 Philippine Tennis Association event and attracted 124 entries from the Visayas and Mindanao. John Clyde Laquio defeated Norman Joseph Enriquez, 10-5 in the Boys 18-Under finals, while Shyne Villareal won without a sweat after fellow Nagaonon and Bright Academy teammate Zethley Mae Alferez defaulted in her match.

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  20. Congress urged to help end Mindanao's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    Civil society groups here urged legislators to "help end the agony" of Mindanao people by setting the stage for sustained peace in the conflict-torn region. About a thousand residents, many of whom from the ranks of youth, marked the start of Christendom's observance of Holy Week by taking part in an early morning "Walk for Peace" on Sunday.

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