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  1. IP Council of Elders slam oppositionists to...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    The chairman of the council of elders of the indigenous peoples community here has slammed those opposing the implementation of the Jalaur River Multi-purpose Project Stage II.

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  2. Rehab plans for Cebu, other Yolanda-hit areas approvedRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    President Benigno Aquino III has approved the rehabilitation plans submitted by at least six local government units hit by Typhoon Yolanda in November last year.

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  3. Police, Army go on full alert todayRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Bacolod City Police Office go on full alert today, July 28, to maintain the peace and order in the city as militant groups are expected to hold protests during President Benigno S. Aquino III's State of the Nation Address this afternoon.

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  4. Cultural group wows Guam: Guimbal dance troupe performs in Tumon and at Liberation Day ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Pacific Daily News

    The visiting Guimbal Performing Arts and Cultural Group put on a high-impact show at the Holiday Resort & Spa Guam on July 20, in front of a diverse audience consisting of local dignitaries, over 30 visiting Philippine government officials, including Congresswoman Sharon Garin, of Iloilo, and Guimbal Mayor Christine Garin as well as local ... (more)

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  5. Night at the MuseumRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Sun-Star

    The Department of Tourism VI invited us over for a familiarization tour with Cebu Pacific showing off its direct Davao-Iloilo daily flights and three times a week Davao-Bacolod flights to a bunch of Davao journalists, me included.

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  6. July 2014 musings: Foods that bindRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Sun-Star

    BY FAR, this month has been the greatest number of calories I took in, if not greater.

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  7. The streets of Negros and IloiloRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Sun-Star

    WILE Davao is steeped in history, we have to admit that this does not go with a good number of old houses and buildings to see and explore.

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  8. Loney, I'm Mr. LoneyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Sun-Star

    WHEN we dock at the Iloilo pier from Bacolod, we are actually docking at the wharf named after an important figure in Iloilo history who also figured prominently in Negros.

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  9. DA honors 11 reg'l Gawad Saka awardeesRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Agriculture office in Western Visayas will honor 11 outstanding individuals and groups as awardees of the Regional Gawad Saka Award 2014 on July 30 in glittering ceremonies at the Iloilo Midtown Hotel.

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  10. Apec meetings to be held in Iloilo, 5 other...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Sun-Star

    IT'S final! Iloilo City will host two important ministerial meetings of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation in 2015 out of six regions in the country.

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  11. S nchez: Arguments against an island regionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Sun-Star

    UNA vez mas. Valencia Mayor Edgar Teves, former vice governor of eastern province of Negros, explained last week why he opposes the One Negros Island Region proposal.

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  12. Calinog mayor cites 'bogus' IPs behind Jalaur dam oppositionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Philippines Today

    Calinog Mayor Alex Centena cited some outsiders who claimed themselves as Indigenous Peoples to be those opposing the construction of P11.2-billion Jalaur River Multi-Purpose Project Stage II in Calinog, Iloilo.

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  13. Iloilo City unfazed by power crisisRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Sun-Star

    MAYOR Jed Patrick Mabilog said on Wednesday that Iloilo City has enough power supply unlike in Metro Manila and the rest of Luzon.

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  14. DAP-funded projects in Western Visayas...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Sun-Star

    Projects funded by the Disbursement Acceleration Fund of President Benigno Aquino III in Western Visayas region are mostly completed and used by the recipients, according to Department of Public Works and Highways Regional Director Edilberto Tayao.

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  15. V'cencio, Salvador open one-shot leadRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | ABS-CBN News

    D Title-hungry Arnold Villacencio flubbed a birdie-putt from two feet on No. 8 and settled for a four-under 66, dropping into a tie with Elmer Salvador, one stroke ahead of fancied Tony Lascua and obscure Chris Mamaril at the start of the P1 million Negros Occidental Classic here yesterday.

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  16. Marathon hearings held on Writ of Kalikasan...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Sun-Star

    THE Court of Appeals is conducting marathon hearings since early this year over a petition for the Writ of Kalikasan and subsequent issuance of a temporary environmental protection order against the Jalaur River Multi-purpose Project Stage II.

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  17. ICTSI Negros Classic unfolds at MaraparaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | ABS-CBN News

    BACOLOD, Philippines Cassius Casas drew 2011 champion Robert Pactolerin and 2012 winner Zanie Boy Gialon while Tony Lascua, Elmer Salvador and Orlan Sumcad slug it out in two of the featured groups in today's start of the P1 million ICTSI Negros Occidental Classic at the Negros Occidental Golf and Country Club course in Marapara here.

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  18. Wenceslao: From PDAF, DAP to JDFRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Sun-Star

    Priority Development Assistance Fund of lawmakers-Shot down. Disbursement Acceleration Program of the executive department-Shot down.

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  19. Overseas-based, homegrown face-off in Mutya 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Sun-Star

    AFTER several months of screening from overseas Filipino communities and regional search nationwide, Mutya ng Pilipinas announces the 30 official candidates this year.

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  20. International winning streaks in Mutya historyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Sun-Star

    BACK win for the Philippines! Miss Tourism International 2012 Rizzini Alexis Gomez, crowned her successor and fellow Cebuana Angeli Dione Gomez as Miss Tourism International 2013 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia last year.

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