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  1. MANILA: Philippines revises dev''t plan, sets higher infra spendingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    With just two years to go before its term ends, Philippine President Aquino's administration plans to spend more on infrastructure and introduce other reforms to try to make economic growth inclusive and lift millions out of poverty.

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  2. Tigerair offers Piso fare promoRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    TIGERAIR Philippines is offering a Piso fare promo for travelers who book between April 20 to 22 2014 for their travel break on Jan 1 to March 31, 2015.

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  3. Ringia bags tennis crownRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    KORONADAL bet Janus Ringia and hometown player Janelle Carmela Llavore captured titles after beating their respective rivals in the 16th Head Graphene Junior Tennis Satellite Circuit at the Nazareth Tennis Club courts in Cagayan de Oro as of yesterday presstime.

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  4. Tesda allocates P91.3-M for calamity rehabRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    THE Technical Education and Skills Development Authority in Western Visayas has allocated P91.3 million for emergency response, rehabilitation and recovery for 7,510 beneficiaries in 2014.

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  5. Iloilo River eyed as anchor in city toursRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    THE Department of Tourism in Western Visayas is eyeing the Iloilo River as an anchor of all city tours in Iloilo City.

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  6. In the land of GigantesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    A BOAT that had gone all too soon, and an on-the-dot appointment that called for Option B. The overnight ride would've been a leisurely 12-hour sail from the port of Cebu straight to the arms of soft-spoken Ilonggos.

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  7. Belangel, Chua qualify for Jr. NBA nat'l campRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    SAM Josef Belangel of Bacolod Tay Tung High School and Kyle Matthew Chua of St. John's Institute were among the 16 best players chosen to move to the Jr. NBA National Training Camp on April 25 and 26 at the PICC Forum Tent and at the SM Mall of Asia on April 27. The duo will join nine other boys from Metro Manila, two from Cavite and one each from ... (more)

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  8. 50,000 Candles Lit For World Recorda and PeaceRead the original story

    Tuesday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Thousands of Filipinos joined hands to light over 50,000 candles in the name of world peace Monday night, as they attempted to set a new world record.

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  9. Today in Photos, April 16Read the original story

    Tuesday | South China Morning Post

    Thousands of people in the Philippines form a message of peace using 56,680 candles, First lady Michelle Obama has sticker placed on her face by 20-month-old Lily Oppelt, and more ... Thousands of people in Oton, Iloilo province, in the Philippines, form a message of peace using 56,680 candles in what is expected to be a Guinness world record.

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  10. Directo, Guarde barge into finalsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sun-Star

    ISULAN, Sultan Kudarat natives Mark Alfred Directo and Carlyn Bless Guarde breezed past their respective rivals Monday to book finals berths in the third leg of the 16th Head Graphene Junior Tennis Satellite Circuit at the 7th Day Adventist Indoor tennis courts in Cagayan de Oro City.

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  11. Iloilo City enhances anti-smoking regulationRead the original story

    Tuesday | Sun-Star

    THE Iloilo City Government is putting more teeth on the implementation of its anti-smoking ordinance by providing a comprehensive measure starting with owners of business establishments.

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  12. LOOK: Candles form PH map in 'new record'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | ABS-CBN News

    A Filipino volunteer lights candles during the "Light of Peace in the Philippines" event in Oton, Iloilo.

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  13. Police to seal off drug-affected Brgy. 2Read the original story

    Monday | Sun-Star

    THE Bacolod City Police Office is planning to seal off drug-affected Barangay 2 in the wake of the series of drug raids in the village in recent weeks.

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  14. Summer destinationsRead the original story

    Monday | Sun-Star

    Admittedly, this week means vacation for a lot of people. Good news, it's the start of summer, too! In this Season of Lent, people can rest and have recreation.

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  15. Yolanda victims eyed as summer visitorsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Sun-Star

    THIS year's edition of the Lucky Summer Visitors to be undertaken by the Baguio Correspondents and Broadcasters Club , the largest media organization in the Cordillera, will give priority to first-time visitors coming from Typhoon Yolanda-stricken areas of Leyte, Samar and Iloilo and those affected by a strong earthquake in Bohol.

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  16. Where speed mattersRead the original story

    Monday | Sun-Star

    THE abandoned old Bacolod Airport came alive over the weekend as 104 sports cars intensely raced against each other for the 1st Bacolod Speed Festival.

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  17. The grandeur that was TaalRead the original story

    Monday | Sun-Star

    BEFORE this tour, I only knew two things in Taal: its lake and its volcano. And it's not much, either.

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  18. Thousands of candles form Philippine map...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Suria

    Hundreds of people lined up in a dark, muddy field to form a giant map of the Philippines on Monday, in a bid to set a new world record for the largest flaming image using candles.

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  19. Bunye: Honoring our war heroesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | Sun-Star

    WHEN I was growing up, my favorite World War II hero was Audie Murphy. A most underrated soldier at the time of his enlistment, Murphy was initially rejected because he was under-height, underweight and underage.

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  20. Iloilo to host Apec's food security confabRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Sun-Star

    THE food stores in Iloilo City are ready to cater to the 1,500 guests of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation 2015 conference as the city is set to host the Ministerial Conference on Food Security from October 15 to 17, 2015.

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