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  1. Eagles eye 2 wins in NBTC nat'l finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    THE Sacred Heart School-Ateneo de Cebu Eagles will start their quest for the 2015 SeaOil-National Basketball Training Center Elite League National Finals today. The Magis Eagles will face Naga City Leg champion at 8 a.m. at the Meralco Gym in Pasig City then will take on the Davao City Leg champion at 12:30 pm.

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  2. Senate looks into government plans to solve transport woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    WORSENING transport woes has Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito, chair of the Senate committee on economic affairs, to look into the causes and review the plans of government to resolve the prevailing transport woes gripping the country's commuters. In a hearing, Ejercito tackled Senate Resolution 1115 by Senator Bam Aquino and SR Nos.

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  3. LOOK: Jolo Revilla's gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | ABS-CBN News

    The Revilla family on Wednesday turned over the Glock pistol and spent cartridge in the Jolo Revilla shooting incident to the Philippine National Police . The pistol involved in the shooting incident is owned by and licensed to the Cavite provincial government, according to PNP records.

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  4. P900-B mass transport plan to be completed in 5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA An interconnected network of new rail lines and bus terminals that aims to cut travel time within Metro Manila and nearby provinces will be completed within five years, according to the Department of Transportation and Communications . Transportation Undersecretary Rene Limcauco told the Senate's economic affairs committee at a hearing on Wednesday that the project involves constructing nine additional train lines and three new bus terminals, as well as upgrading existing modes of transportation, at a total cost of P900 billion.

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  5. Why are 51 provinces losing up to P9.4-B a year?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | ABS-CBN News

    Fifty-one provinces in the Philippines are losing up to P9.4 billion in real property taxes every year, the Department of Finance said. In its latest Tax Watch ad, the DOF said the 51 provinces are foregoing these taxes due to outdated schedules of market values and low collection inefficiency.

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  6. Philippines showcases PPP program in APEC meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The Philippines showcased its public-private partnership program to delegates from various APEC member-economies in Tagaytay City on Wednesday. Nine infrastructure projects, worth a total of about $2.9 billion, have been awarded under the PPP program of the Aquino administration.

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  7. Jolo's condition improves, Bong cancels furlough requestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA Senator Ramon ''Bong'' Revilla Jr. will not ask for another furlough after a latest CT scan showed improvement in the condition of his son, Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla. Atty.

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  8. Catholic bishops seek Aquino apology over Mamasapano incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 3 | Sun-Star

    SOME Catholic bishops said Tuesday it is just right for President Benigno Aquino III to apologize for the botched police operation in Mamasapano, Maguindanao last January 25. "Humility is a sign of true leadership. He should accept responsibility.

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  9. The Kuala Lumpur City GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Sun-Star

    STRATEGICALLY located right in the heart of Kuala Lumpur's well preserved heritage site Merdeka Square, the Kuala Lumpur City Gallery is a 360-degree tour of all things Asian and Malaysian in no less than 30 minutes. An attraction that feeds every tourist's hunger in discovering well-kept heritage stories, the Kuala Lumpur City Gallery is Malaysian culture, entertainment and politics in a nutshell.

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  10. Jolo Revilla 'serious but stable' after shooting incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | ABS-CBN News

    ProGun Philippines acting secretary general Ernesto Tabujara believes the shooting of Cavite Vice-Governor Jolo Revilla was not an accident but self-inflicted. Speaking to ABS-CBN's Umagang Kay Ganda, Tabujara said it is unlikely that the vice-governor could accidentally shoot himself on the right side of the chest when he is also right-handed.

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  11. Pangilinan cool to idea of Philippines' first subwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | ABS-CBN News

    Metro Pacific Investments Corp. would prefer the government develop the light rail system, instead of the more expensive subway system. "Our view there, frankly is that, let's build a viable light rail system within the city.

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  12. Lawmakers, groups to seek TRO vs train fare hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Sun-Star

    LEGISLATORS led by Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito and various groups will ask the Supreme Court to issue a temporary restraining order against the fare increases of Metro Rail Transit and Light Rail Transit . In a media advisory issued on Monday, Ejercito said he will be joined by Representatives Gustavo Tambunting , Leah Paquiz , and Lito Atienza, Irwin Tieng and Mariano Michael Vellarde of Buhay Partylist in filing the petition for TRO at 10 a.m. Tuesday.

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  13. Cavite Vice Governor Jolo RevillaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 1 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla is "sorry" for the shooting accident that happened while he was cleaning his gun, according to the family's spokesman, Atty. Raymond Fortun.

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  14. Bong saddened by Jolo's shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The spokesperson of the Revilla family on Saturday said Senator Ramon ''Bong'' Revilla Jr. was saddened by the news of the accidental shooting of his son, Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla. ''Si Senator Bong ang tumawag sa akin at nagsabi nga ng tungkol sa pangyayari.

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  15. Jolo shooting a gun-cleaning accident: lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The spokesman of the Revilla family on Saturday clarified that the shooting of Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla was only a result of a cleaning accident. In a statement, Atty.

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  16. BFAR lifts shellfish banRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | ABS-CBN News

    DAGUPAN CITY, Philippines Shellfish collected in all coastal areas in the country are now free of red tide toxins, based on the results of the latest laboratory analysis of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources and local government units. BFAR also lifted the shellfish ban in coastal waters of Mariveles, Limay, Orion, Pilar, Balanga, Orani, Abucay and Samal issued last October.

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  17. MANILA: Innocents abroadRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Asia News Network

    French flags fly alongside our own on Roxas Boulevard, on the short walk to the Rizal monument, and on the gates of Malacaang today. President Franois Hollande of France is in Manila for a two-day state visit, and grounding the high-level political and economic talks will be our long historical relationship with France, which antedates official diplomatic relations.

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  18. Titling issue snags signing of P2.5-B transpo hub dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABS-CBN News

    The signing of the government's first Public Private Partnership project hit a roadblock due to issues concerning the title for the proposed P2.5 billion transportation hub in Paraaque City. The signing of the concession agreement between the Department of Transportation and Communications and MWM Terminals led by Filipino-owned Megawide Construction Corp. last Wednesday was suddenly called off.

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  19. AIA Group interested in PPP projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | ABS-CBN News

    AIA Group, Asia's second largest insurer by market capitalization through unit Philam Life expressed renewed interest in participating in the country's public-private partnership program. The PPP, a flagship development initiative of the Aquino administration aims to build critical and much needed infrastructure across the Philippines to spur economic growth amidst a backdrop of a growing population.

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  20. Population in Megaworld townships to hit 1MRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Sun-Star

    As it aggressively expands its township developments across the country, real estate giant Megaworld announced that the population in its various urban townships is expected to reach at least one million by 2020. Speaking during the 18th Outstanding Filipino Retailers & Shopping Centers of the Year Award by the Philippine Retailers Association, Megaworld chairman and CEO Dr. Andrew L. Tan said its 20 townships across the country will be home to around 600,000 condominium and village residents and 400,000 business process outsourcing and office workers.

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