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  1. Prosecutors to host gun licensing caravanRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Prosecutors League of the Philippines Inc. will host a gun ownership license registration caravan during the 27th National Convention of Prosecutors in Davao City on April 6 and 7. Other fees include P900 for the neuro-psychiatric exams, P700 for the gun safety seminar, P300 for the drug test, P200 for the biometrics scanning and P135 for the courier service fee.

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  2. A glimpse of the life of a real - Boy Sugba'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    IN my small family of three, lazy Sunday mornings usually call for a grilled dish for brunch. And because it's a day when we allow ourselves to relax, we would usually drive to Limketkai Drive and hand over what needs to be grilled to "Manong" - a real Boy Sugba.

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  3. Rain or Shine downs Meralco for semis leadRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Meralco's Josh Davis attempts a shot against Rain or Shine's Raymond Almazan and JR Quinahan. Photo by Mark Cristino for ABS-CBNnews.com MANILA, Philippines Rain or Shine gained headway against Meralco with a 99-86 win in Game 1 of their best-of-five semifinal series at the PBA Commissioner's Cup on Tuesday.

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  4. Palace assures 2016 polls; solons urge SC to decide on PCOS repair dealRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Manila Bulletin

    The 2016 national and local elections will push through as scheduled despite the legal problems hounding the Precinct Count Optical Scan machines, MalacaA ang said yesterday. Presidential Spokesman Edwin Lacierda dismissed as mere speculation the view of lawyer Romulo Macalintal about a possible no-election scenario due to the automation problems.

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  5. Specialty hospital ISO-certifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... a 25-bed hospital in Barangay San Nicolas in Cebu City received ISO 9001:2008 from certifying body TUV SUD PSB Philippines Inc. SAMCH chief of hospital II Dr. Robert Denopol said it is the only specialty hospital for maternity and pediatric care ...

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  6. DOTC secretary leads naming of bulk carrierRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Naming Ceremony. The Marshall Island-flagged vessel MV KS Flora will be manned by an all-Filipino crew of 24 officers and crew members.

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  7. Cebu to highlight creative sectorRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... goods and services to encourage more creative enterprises. Organizers also hope to support tourism in the Philippines and Cebu as a provider of creative goods and services to foreign and local markets. This year, they are targeting 200 participants ...

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  8. At conception, number of boys and girls about the same, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Filipino mothers hold their newly born babies during the First Embrace campaign for Early Essential Newborn Care of the World Health Organization in Manila, Philippines on March 4, 2015. Photo: EPA That contradicts the idea found in many textbooks and scientific articles that males are in the majority at conception, researchers said.

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  9. Training facility not campRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    The inspection and validation team that checked on the reported Moro Islamic Liberation Front camp in Sitio Limunsudan in Barangay Rogongon here found the area to be a training facility and not a military camp. Colonel Gilbert I. Gapay, commanding officer of the 2nd Mechanize Infantry Brigade, told Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro that the area is unoccupied, thus it isn't fit to be called a camp.

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  10. Baguio girl is country's fastest womanRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... across the archipelago. This year, some 3,000 up-and-coming and powerhouse track and field athletes all over the Philippines plus invited top athletes from neighboring Asian countries including China, Chinese Taipei, South Korea, Hong Kong, Brunei, ...

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  11. UB pair wins Baguio beach volley crownRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Atuban barely made it to the semifinals after losing to the same team after beating a raw King's College of the Philippines duo, Madulid and Atuban went to the venue Sunday morning to prepare themselves for the semis and against bracket B leader and ...

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  12. BCBC readies for LSV 2015Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Fongwan and La Trinidad Mayor Edna Tabanda will welcome the visitors in the vegetable and flower capital of the Philippines. Apart from the free guided tours, the lucky visitors will also be treated to nightly shows by the various local performers. ...

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  13. Big Mountain visits CebuRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    WHEN there was talk of Big Mountain visiting the Philippines, including the city of Cebu, everyone who loves their songs must have been bursting with joy at the thought. By the time the band hit the shores of the metropolis, fans were waiting in anticipation to see and hear them perform.

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  14. Donaire ready for Rigondeaux, Santa CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Former world champion Nonito "The Filipino Flash" Donaire believes he is ready to challenge title holders at the super bantamweight division after a huge victory last Saturday over Brazil's William Prado. Donaire made his return to super bantamweight after a three-fight stint at featherweight that ended when he was brutally knocked out by Jamaican fighter Nicholas Walters last October 2014.

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  15. Gov't to hold PPP forum next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA Government is set to hold this year's first public-private partnership forum next month to lure both international and local financial institutions to fund major infrastructure projects. Cosette Canilao, executive director of the PPP Center, said the PPP forum dubbed as Invest PPPs @PH: Bridging The Financial Gap, Exploring Partnerships will be held on April 24. PPP Center has tapped BPI Capital Corp., Macquarie Capital, Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corp., and Sun Life Financial as partners for the event.

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  16. Kalibo Mini Museum opensRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    KALIBO, Aklan, March 31 - The National Museum, together with the Department of Tourism, officially opened the Mini Museum at Barangay Tigayon here Monday. Geovanni Bautista, museum researcher of the National Museum, said that they would help promote the museum as a tourism destination.

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  17. PSE index hits 23rd record close for 2015Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    ... noting that the market continued to be liquidity-driven. The day's top gainers were led by Euro-Med Laboratories Philippines Inc., Berjaya Philippines Inc., Cebu Property Ventures and Development Corp. , 2Go Group Inc. and Discovery World Corp. ...

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  18. Global Consortium, NEC Begin Construction of $250M SEA-US Cable SystemRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | BroadcastNewsroom

    ... of 2016. The SEA-US system will link the five areas and territories of Manado in Indonesia, Davao in Southern Philippines; Piti in the territory of Guam; as well as Honolulu (on the island of Oahu), Hawaii; and Los Angeles, California in the ...

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  19. Laguindingan airport gets P14B expansion projectRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | MindaNews

    ... the routes from Hong Kong, Bangkok and Singapore to Laguindingan Airport. The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) just opened Laguindingan Airport for night passenger traffic with a Cebu Pacific Air Bus A320 landing at 10 p.m. last ...

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  20. Barako's Banal not keen on hiring Asian importRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA Philippines Although the PBA has allowed its teams to tap Asian reinforcements for the season-ending Governors' Cup, Barako Bull coach Koy Banal is not considering that option. "I'm not sold on the idea.

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