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  1. the Worm's Eyeview: Traitors in our midstRead the original story

    7 min ago | MindaNews

    ... for Asia-Pacific; secretary-general, Southeast Asia Publishers Association; director, Development Academy of Philippines; member, Philippine Mission to the UN; vice chair, Local Government Academy; member, Cory Government's Peace Panel; awardee, ...

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  2. Iloilo City to launch mobile paymentRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun-Star

    ... launching next month are Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Undersecretary Nora Terrado, University of the Philippines Visayas (UPV) dean Mary Ann Gumban, Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) Undersecretary Austere Panadero, and IC ...

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  3. TD 'Queenie' intensifies into tropical stormRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sun-Star

    Tropical Depression 'Queenie,' after leaving two people dead in Central Visayas, intensified into a tropical storm while moving over the West Philippine Sea Friday, the state weather bureau reported. As of 4 p.m. Friday, Queenie was spotted at 420 kilometers west northwest of Puerto Princesa City, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration said in its 5 p.m. weather bulletin.

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  4. Pinoy photographer brings 'Help Portrait' concept to PHRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    In 2013, the word "selfie" was Oxford Dictionary's word of the year. While millions of selfie photos pop up online each day, one Filipino photographer realized that in some places, including the Philippines, life isn't always picture perfect.

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  5. Smuggling raps filed vs Davao trading firmRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... without any permit since the quantitative restrictions on rice imports had already expired in June 2012. The Philippines, one of the world's biggest buyers of the staple, countered by securing the support of the World Trade Organization to extend ...

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  6. 5th firm linked to David Tan charged with smugglingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... ct), still in connection with their alleged illegal activities in connection with the importation of rice to the Philippines.

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  7. Micromax Indian Aces vs Singapore Slammers Live Streaming: Get Live...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | India.com

    The first match of the International Premier Tennis League 2014 kicks off at Manila, Philippines with Micromax Mavericks and DBS Singapore Slammers. One can catch the live streaming of the match 1 online here at Star Sports .

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  8. Queenie' batters Cauayan coastlineRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Storm signal number 1 was hoisted in southern Negros Occidental since Wednesday, but it has already been lifted Thursday night. Cauayan Mayor John Rey Tabujara said over Bombo Radyo Bacolod last night that 420 families were affected in 11 barangays of the municipality.

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  9. Malls start implementing new operating hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    On EDSA, the main highway in Metro Manila, young children and teenagers, like the ambulant vendors, dart between cars and buses when traffic slows down. MANILA, Philippines - Leisure airline Southeast Asian Airlines announced it is reopening its flights to El Nido and Taytay in Palawan on December 1, 2010.

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  10. S nchez: Sugarcane as bioplasticsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... recently announced that the sugarcane central has signed a Memorandum of Agreement with the University of the Philippines in Los Banos to do the research on bioplastics production. "To be able to survive we should not be dependent on sugar alone as ...

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  11. Asian Football Confederation to celebrate 60 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Israeli military was denounced Tuesday by the head of Asia's soccer federation. Photo: Nasser Nasser, AP MANILA, Philippines (AP) - While 2014 won't be considered a vintage year for Asian football, continental organizers still have plenty to ...

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  12. A town's delight at tennis ace Murray's big newsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... to his long-term girlfriend Kim Sears. IN THE LIMELIGHT: Andy Murray was the centre of attention in Manila, Philippines, where he is taking part in the International Premier Tennis League while in Dunblane locals celebrated his engagement to Kim ...

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  13. Mindoro Announces Negotiations for Bridge Loan and Convertible Debenture FinancingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    ... press release. Mindoro has joint venture arrangements with TVIRD on the Agata and Pan de Azucar Projects in the Philippines, as detailed in Mindoro's press release of October 1, 2012. TVIRD is also owned by Prime Resources Holdings Inc. (68%) and ...

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  14. Phl law fails to achieve its objectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CNN

    A PHILIPPINE lawmaker on Friday said he has filed a measure calling for a congressional inquiry into the alleged failure of the government to allocate a big part of the revenue collection from Republic Act 10351 or the Sin Tax Law to finance its universal health care program. "After its enactment two years ago, many Filipinos are still not covered by the universal health care program of the government and many cities and provinces are still without public clinics and hospitals," Rep. Rufus Rodriguez of Cagayan de Oro City said.

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  15. Coming soon: 3D maps for disaster risk effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... government agencies to prioritize actions that protect children's rights. Citing a study of Save the Children Philippines, Tarlac Rep. Susan Yap, author of the bill, said more than 10,000 children displaced by Typhoon Yolanda remain in evacuation ...

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  16. Buzz: More than a probe on hospital scrapRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... ... ONLY TWO FROM CEBU MEDIA are in the list of journalists and media workers killed "in line of duty" in the Philippines since 1986. They are Leo Enriquez III who was killed on Oct. 10, 1987 and Jesus Tabanao who was killed on Sept. 14, 2013. ...

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  17. PH eyes perfect runRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ALREADY assured of a semifinal spot with a game to spare, the Philippines will still go out for a win against host Vietnam in their final group stage match of the Asean Football Federation Suzuki Cup. "We are Azkals, we always play to win," national team manager Dan Palami said in a message to Sun.Star Cebu.

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  18. Sun.Star Cebu bags 3 awards including story of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... three-part special report "Fish in Troubled Waters." Giving the award in Manila are executives of Philip Morris Philippines Manufacturing Inc. and the Bright Leaf Agriculture Journalism Awards organizers. (Sunnex/Al Padilla) THREE Sun.Star Cebu ...

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  19. Deadly storm hits PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    Two people were killed and seven others missing in the Philippines after a tropical depression spawned huge waves and flash floods, forcing hundreds to flee their homes, authorities said on Thursday. Pre-emptive evacuation of people in areas prone to floods and landslides helped keep the casualties low, but others along the coast were hit hard by the storm, locally code-named "Queenie".

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  20. Puckett carries Pugad for crownRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    FRED Puckett drew out 31-points in the penultimate day leading Pugo Adventure and eventually ousting defending champion Megafiber and bag the Fil Championship crown in the seniors flight of the 65th San Miguel Fil-Am Invitational Golf Tournament. After a four-point deficit in the third day, 331-335, Pucket powered his team with 31 points of their fourth round 106 to a 437 aggregate to close the four-day tournament with a two-point edge against Megafiber's 435 at the Baguio Country Club.

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