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  1. All-out PeaceRead the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | MindaNews

    Socio-civic and religious organizations join the march across the streets in Divisoria, Cagayan de Oro City on March 6, 2015 to show solidarity with the call for All out Peace in Mindanao as part of the nationwide activity marking the 40th day since the clash in Mamasapano, Maguindanao. MindaNews photo by Erwin Mascarinas Mindanao News and Information Cooperative Center is a cooperative composed of independent, professional journalists who believe and practice people empowerment through media.

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  2. Australia's boom towns go bustRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Iol.co.za

    When Probo Junio got a visa to work in Australia, he thought he had won a ticket to the good life. In 2013, the 45-year-old boilermaker left his hometown of Cebu in the Philippines, where he was getting paid about $10 a day, to work in Karratha in Western Australia for $30 an hour.

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  3. 6 things to do this weekend: February 6 to 8Read the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... album launch Friday night with the help of other local acts Domino, Manila Under Fire, and Cheats. Repertory Philippines will be holding its opening night this weekend for their adaptation of the critically acclaimed stage play "4,000 Miles," which ...

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  4. Enjoy Easy Direct Online Booking With Corto del Mar Hotel in Coron, PalawanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR Log

    Corto del Mar, one of the newest hotels in Coron, Palawan, Philippines, now offers a fast an efficient direct-booking system that guarantees instant confirmation. With this, the accommodation ensures travelers with utmost convenience.

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  5. 2014 residential projects in CV hit P17BRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    THE project cost of all residential developments in Central Visayas for subdivision and condominium projects has reached close to P17 billion in 2014. The data came last week from the Housing and Land Use Regulatory Board 7, based on the 80 projects that were granted License to Sell by HLURB in the same year.

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  6. Abu Sayyaf militants abduct two teachers in S. PhilippinesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Two public school teachers were kidnapped by Abu Sayyaf Group militants in southern Philippine province of Zamboanga Sibugay on Thursday, local police said on Friday. The police said the teachers, one of them female, were aboard their service motorcycle when they were flagged down by six suspects at around 7:30 a.m. on Thursday in Moalboal village.

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  7. Poverty rises in Philippines due to higher food prices, lingering effects of Typhoon HaiyanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Guardian

    MANILA, Philippines - Officials say poverty worsened in the Philippines in the first half of 2014 due to a rapid rise in food prices and the lingering effects of a killer typhoon Socio-economic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan said Friday that poverty incidence among Filipinos rose 1.2 percentage point to 25.8 per cent in the first half of last year from the same period in 2013. He says high food prices, particularly of the staple rice, and effects of Typhoon Haiyan that devastated the central Philippines in 2013, wiped out per capita income gains despite rapid economic growth last year.

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  8. CCMC pediatrics wardRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... or "... COMMANDERS of the military and police in Negros Oriental assured Wednesday that the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) and the Philippine National Police (PNP) in the province remain united... THE local government unit (LGU) of Tayasan, ...

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  9. Britania Islands, San Agustin, Surigao del Sur, Mindanao, Philippines.Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CNN

    The "newsiest" iReports are sorted in lists at the top of each section on the homepage and in other places around the site. Newsiest is a calculation that combines freshness, popularity, activity and ratings.

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  10. Higher food prices, typhoon worsen poverty in PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    MANILA, Philippines - Officials say poverty worsened in the Philippines in the first half of 2014 due to a rapid rise in food prices and the lingering effects of a killer typhoon Socio-economic Planning Secretary Arsenio Balisacan said Friday that poverty incidence among Filipinos rose 1.2 percentage point to 25.8 percent in the first half of last year from the same period in 2013. He says high food prices, particularly of the staple rice, and effects of Typhoon Haiyan that devastated the central Philippines in 2013, wiped out per capita income gains despite rapid economic growth last year.

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  11. Australian Paedophile To Be Charged For Rape, Human Trafficking & Murder In PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | International Business Times

    Australian Peter Gerard Scully is going to face charges related to sexual assaults from Philippines authorities. The 51-year-old, involved in cybersex trade, allegedly molested babies and children.

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  12. Monico Cup U21 opens March 21Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    SOME thirty-two barangays in Bacolod City will see action when the 9th Monico Cup 2015 Under 21 Inter-Barangay Basketball Tournament unfolds on March 21 at the Bacolod Arts, Youth and Sports Center. Teams that have confirmed their participation are Barangay 1, Barangay 3, Barangay 6, Barangay 7, Barangay 8, Barangay 10, Barangay 12, Barangay 14, Barangay 16, Barangay 18, Barangay 19, Barangay 22, Barangay 24, Barangay 26, Barangay 29, Barangay 30, Barangay 35, Barangay 39, Barangay Handumanan, Barangay Granada, Barangay Estefania, Barangay Singcang, Barangay Mansilingan-Paglaum Village, Barangay Cabug, Barangay Villamonte, Barangay Montevista, and Barangay Banago.

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  13. 2nd Ceres Cup set May 16-17Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CERES Cup, the country's biggest age-group football tournament, kicks off its second year on May 16 and 17 in three separate venues in the cities of Bacolod and Talisay, Negros Occidental. The matches will be held at the Ceres FC North Field and Carlos Hilado Memorial State College Football Field both in Talisay City, and Ceres FC Mandalagan Football Field in Bacolod City.

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  14. Layoffs and empty streets as boom towns go bustRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    ... he had won a ticket to the good life. In 2013, the 45-year-old boilermaker left his hometown of Cebu in the Philippines, where he was getting paid about $10 a day, to work in Karratha in Western Australia for $30 an hour. Enough to support his ...

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  15. Capitol Central to bring more investorsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... completed in 2017. The mayor added that Ayala Land's presence is "a major call to other major companies in the Philippines to come to Bacolod and Negros Occidental." Vice Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson said the property development is "a challenge to all ...

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  16. Ex-crew recognizes photos of sunken Japanese battleshipRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... an attack on Japanese World War II battleship Musashi at his office in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila, Philippines, Thursday, March 5, 2015. Jose ... A freight train loaded with crude oil derailed in northern Illinois on Thursday, bursting ...

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  17. Execution calls for Melbourne man Peter Gerard Scully accused of depraved acts in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    A Melbourne man accused of killing a child and orchestrating an international paedophile ring in the Philippines is facing calls for his execution. Peter Gerard Scully was arrested last week after the body of a teenage girl was found buried under a house he rented in the Philippines.

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  18. Clay ArtisanRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | MindaNews

    A worker molds an ornamental clay ware at the Stoneware Pottery Inc. shop in Bulua, Cagayan de Oro City on Thursday . The shop, which caters to local and foreign clients, has to import from Germany its clay material which can withstand high temperatures.

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  19. Fake sex uppers?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... stores' owners will be charged for violating Republic Act (RA) 8293, or the Intellectual Property Code of the Philippines, which punishes any person who commits trademark infringement and unfair competition. The complaints will be filed before the ...

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  20. American Expedition Finds Sunken Japanese WarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    American explorer Paul Allen said his research team has found the sunken hull of the Japanese Imperial Navy's massive battleship Musashi, sitting where it was sunk more than 70 years ago by U.S. forces in a key Pacific battle of World War II. Allen, the billionaire co-founder of Microsoft, said the warship -- the heaviest and most lethal battleship ever constructed -- was found Sunday at a depth of about 800 m off the coast of the Philippines.

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