Philippines Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Nalzaro: Power corruptsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    I WAS informed by some members of the media covering the Talisay City Government beat that City Administrator John Yre Delos Reyes has been personally attacking me on Facebook because of my commentaries on the way his father, Mayor Johnny V. Delos Reyes , runs the affairs of the city. Well, I don't give a damn.

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  2. Castro: Alapag knows how to rein in JohnsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Talk 'N Text guard Jayson Castro is confident that import Ivan Johnson can keep his temper in check as the Texters advance further into the PBA Commissioner's Cup playoffs, thanks in part to team manager Jimmy Alapag. Johnson has been instrumental in Talk 'N Text's campaign and helped the Texters advance to the semi-finals with a 127-97 rout of Barako Bull in the Last Eight.

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  3. GIPANG-TKORead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | 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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  4. Congress urged to help end Mindanao's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    Civil society groups here urged legislators to "help end the agony" of Mindanao people by setting the stage for sustained peace in the conflict-torn region. About a thousand residents, many of whom from the ranks of youth, marked the start of Christendom's observance of Holy Week by taking part in an early morning "Walk for Peace" on Sunday.

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  5. No CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Manila Bulletin

    ... have social responsibility to preserve and protect the environment. (Chito A. Chavez) BLEMP Commercial of the Philippines, Inc. (BLEMP) denounced the recent announcement of the Presidential Commission on Good Government (PCGG) to privatize its ...

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  6. 8990 Holdings looks at Vietnam housingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Manila Bulletin

    Mass housing developer 8990 Holdings, Inc. is branching out to three new locations in the Philippines this year while looking at opportunities to enter the residential market in Vietnam. In an interview during the weekend, 8990 Holdings President Januario Jesus Atencio they have been brought to Vietnam to look at the possibility of investing in the mass housing business there.

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  7. Troops rescue would-be trafficking victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    FOUR WOMEN illegally recruited to work in Malaysia were rescued by authorities in Tawi-Tawi last Friday and their recruiter arrested, the military said. The four, identified only as Marilou, Clarisa, Claiza, and Ritz, were aboard a ferry moored at the Chinese Pier in Bongao town, according to Capt.

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  8. Paggatas sa kandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | 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. Welcoming the season of flip flopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    ... aring your favorite buttery-soft flip flops. For more details about National Flip-Flops Day, check out Havaianas Philippines on Facebook, and @havaianasphils on Twitter and Instagram with the #nationalflipflopsdayph hashtag. (PR)

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  10. Happy at the topRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Sun-Star

    ... Michelle Liao wouldn't have Thursday, March 26, 2015, any other way. The result of the 2014 Bar Exams in the Philippines was officially released that day, and the numbers were staggering-only 18.82 percent, 1,126 of 5,984 examinees-passed the test. ...

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  11. Eiffel Tower goes dark in symbolic move for Earth HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... switching off of the lights known as Earth Hour Saturday, March 28, 2015 in Quezon city northeast of Manila, Philippines. Earth Hour, participated in by more than 7,000 cities and townships worldwide, urges households and citizens to switch off ...

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  12. Waving fronds around the world, Christians mark Palm SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Daily Herald

    ... fronds during Palm Sunday rites outside the Holy Family Parish church in suburban Quezon city, north of Manila, Philippines Sunday, March 29, 2015. Palm Sunday marks the triumphant entry of Jesus Christ into Jerusalem and ushers in the Holy Week ...

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  13. Palm Sunday ushers in Holy Week; area events include Way of the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | MassLive.com

    A resident crafts palm fronds to be blessed for Palm Sunday rites among Roman Catholics at suburban Paranaque city, south of Manila, Philippines Saturday, March 28, 2015. Devotees troop to churches all over the country to have their palm fronds blessed by a priest to mark the weeklong observance of Holy Week.

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  14. Mental math center to add more branches this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | ABS-CBN News

    Abacus-based mental arithmetic learning center CMA Philippines is gearing to add 10 more branches across the country this year. "CMA adopts a two-hand abacus mental arithmetic method in teaching its students.

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  15. Proposed Archipelagic Sea Lanes statute for 3rd reading passageRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | Philippines Today

    ... day, March 18, is entitled "An Act providing for the establishment of the Archipelagic Sea Lanes in the Philippines Archipelagic waters, prescribing the rights and obligations of foreign ships and aircraft exercising the right of Archipelagic Sea ...

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  16. Volley Masters face acid test in Spikers' TurfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The Instituto Estetico Manila Volley Masters, which ruled the inaugural Shakey's V-League men's tournament last year, is bracing for a tougher challenge from a bigger, deeper field this time around when the first-ever Spikers' Turf fires off on April 5 at the San Juan Arena. The Volley Masters defeated the Systema Active Smashers in a the decider of a sudden death to rule the four-team Shakey's field last year.

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  17. Purefoods holds off Alaska, advances to semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | ABS-CBN News

    Purefoods import Denzel Bowles attempts a shot against Alaska's Damion James. Photo by Mark Cristino for ABS-CBNnews.com MANILA, Philippines Purefoods held off a late rally by Alaska to win Game 2 of their PBA Commissioner's Cup best-of-three quarterfinals series, 96-89, and punch a ticket to the semifinals Sunday at the Araneta Coliseum.

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  18. Sleeping kid stabbed to death in DavaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | ABS-CBN News

    Her daughter also said the victim saw Rosalita inside their house when he emptied their chamber pot, but he ignored him and went back to sleep. Authorities found blood stains near the room's window, which they believe was used as the point of entry and exit.

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  19. Pacquiao congratulates Nietes, DonaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao on Sunday congratulated fellow boxers Nonito Donaire and Donnie Nietes for their stoppage wins at Pinoy Pride 30. Donaire, making his return to the super bantamweight division, crushed an overmatched William Prado in just two rounds. Nietes took a little longer, forcing his Mexican opponent, Gilberto Parra, to quit on his stool at the end of the ninth round.

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  20. Ref suspended after no-call in Ginebra-ROS gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The referee who missed a crucial 24-second shot clock violation during the dying seconds of the PBA Commissioner's Cup quarterfinals game between Rain or Shine and Ginebra has been suspended for the rest of the conference, the PBA announced Sunday. In a statement, the PBA acknowledged that the referee on the ball should have called a 24-second shot-clock violation on Ginebra ahead of a steal and game-winning lay-up made by ROS' Jeff Chan.

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