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  1. Bishop Cortes urges faithful: Pray for success of 51st International Eucharistic Congress in 2016Read the original story

    Monday | Philippines Today

    The Most Rev. Julito B. Cortes, bishop of the Diocese of Dumaguete, has exhorted the Catholic faithful to pray for the success of the 51st International Eucharistic Congress scheduled in January 2016 in Cebu City, the Philippines.

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  2. Toll of Filipino commandos killed in rebel clash rises to 43Read the original story

    Monday | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... down on the small but vocal movement among parents to opt out of vaccinations for their children. MANILA, Philippines (AP) - At least 43 Philippine police commandos were killed in a fierce battle with Muslim guerrillas after launching an assault in ...

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  3. AirAsia scraps fuel surcharges as oil price plummetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    ... remove fuel surcharges due to a weaker Malaysian currency. But rivals Virgin Australia and Cebu Pacific in the Philippines abolished fuel surcharges earlier this month, prompting it to follow suit. AirAsia has dominated cheap travel in Southeast ...

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  4. Zambo bomb suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    CENTRAL Negros Electric Cooperative president Arnel Lapore defended their power supply contract with Energreen Power Development and Management Inc., saying there is nothing to pass on to... ROXOL Bioenergy Corp. in Barangay Nagasi, La Carlota City voluntarily ceased their operation effective January 4 due to pollution issues. MABINAY - Negros Occidental Mayor Alfredo MaraA on Jr. called on both the Negrenses in Occidental and Oriental to stay united as brothers as he emphasized that Negros will have a bright future... THE City Government of Baguio is already looking for long-term management schemes to address the traffic situation during tourism peak season.

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  5. Palace still pushes for BBL passage despite Maguindanao incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Sun-Star

    ... were ordered to go to Cotabato City to supervise the ongoing operations. With them were Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff General Gregorio Catapang and PNP officer-in-charge Deputy Director General Leonardo Espina. Meanwhile, ...

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  6. 63rd Miss Universe: MJ would have floored the competitionRead the original story

    Monday | MindaNews

    One by one, some disappointed fans walked out of the viewing party room when they didn't hear "Ms. Philippines" being called to be in the pageant's top 5. "The Q&A portion could have been her crowning glory," said Oca Casaysay, former mentor of Mary Jean "MJ" Lastimosa, the country's beauty queen for the 63rd Miss Universe.

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  7. Immigrants targeted in S. AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NWAonline

    ... Online access is included with certain print subscriptions. Click here to see rates and register. MANILA, Philippines -- More than 30 police commandos were killed in a clash with Muslim insurgents Sunday in the southern Philippines in the biggest ...

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  8. Northeast hunkers down for snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NWAonline

    ... protections for millions of acres of pristine animal habitat in the Arctic National Wildlif... Read>> MANILA, Philippines -- More than 30 police commandos were killed in a clash with Muslim insurgents Sunday in the southern Philippines in the ...

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  9. Obama, Modi declare era of trustRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NWAonline

    ... Online access is included with certain print subscriptions. Click here to see rates and register. MANILA, Philippines -- More than 30 police commandos were killed in a clash with Muslim insurgents Sunday in the southern Philippines in the biggest ...

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  10. Clash with insurgents leaves 37 Filipino commandos deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Arkansas Online

    MANILA, Philippines -- More than 30 police commandos were killed in a clash with Muslim insurgents Sunday in the southern Philippines in the biggest single-day combat loss for Filipino forces in many years, officials said.

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  11. House suspends Bangsamoro hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABS-CBN News

    ... to investigate fully, leaving no stone unturned, first the Philippine National Police, Armed Forces of the Philippines, the Office of the President Adviser on the Peace Process, and the ARMM government. There is a deadline. We don't want a long ...

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  12. FIBA officials to assess PH hosting capabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABS-CBN News

    A three-man delegation will arrive on Tuesday for an ocular inspection of the Philippines' bid to host the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup. The FIBA Evaluation Commission team sent to the country is composed of sports director Lubo Kotleeba, media and marketing director Frank Leenders, and events director Predrag Bogosavljev.

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  13. Philippines' urban density getting worse - World BankRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The country's urban areas, particularly Metro Manila, is getting more populated and is showing no signs of slowing down, according to a recent report by the World Bank. The World Bank's East Asia's Changing Urban Land Escape report showed that the Philippines has the fifth-largest populated urban areas in the region, increasing at a rate of 3.3 percent annually to 23 million in 2010 from only 17 million people in 2000. 1 comment

  14. Retrieval of more than 30 slain Filipinos commandos underwayRead the original story

    Sunday | WAND-TV Decatur

    ... along the East Coast as a major snowstorm packing up to three feet of snow barrels down on the region. MANILA, Philippines (AP) - Philippine police have recovered at least 21 bodies of the dozens commandos who were mowed down by Muslim rebel gunfire ...

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  15. S nchez: AllowancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    CONGRATULATIONS are in order to the Philippine National Police and Armed Forces of the Philippines that no untoward incident happened during Pope Francis's pastoral and state visit to the country. As General Gregorio Catapang said, securing the Pope and the millions of devotees "for this year the greatest security nightmare that we can have."

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  16. Honeyman: FiascoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    ... congestion for the fiasco. This was a very minor part of the problem and, as the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) pointed out, it was the on-time compliance of airlines that was the problem. CAAP stated that only Cebu Pacific ...

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  17. Ceneco defends Energreen dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Sun-Star

    BACOLOD. The Central Negros Electric Cooperative is being criticized by a consumers alliance led Social Action Center's Fr.

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  18. Retrieval of more than 30 slain Filipino commandos underway after Muslim rebel attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Deseret News

    In this Dec. 3, 2014 file photo, a Filipino activist clenches his fist in front of a mock police mugshot display during a rally by activists and Filipino Muslims in front of the Justice Department in Manila, Philippines. Philippine police have recovered at least 21 bodies of the dozens commandos who were mowed down by Muslim rebel gunfire in a far-flung southern village where they moved in over the weekend to hunt down one of southeast Asia's most-wanted terrorists, officials said Monday.

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  19. 30 Philippine police feared dead after clash with rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Peninsula

    Manila, Philippines---Thirty police commandoes were feared dead after Philippine security forces clashed with Muslim rebels in the south, in rare violence that tested a nearly one-year-old peace accord, officials said Monday. The eleven-hour gun battle took place when police entered the remote town of Mamasapano, held by the Moro Islamic Liberation Front , around 3:00 am Sunday without coordinating with the rebels as required under a ceasefire agreement.

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  20. Recent Study: BioProspect Limited (BPO) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis ReviewRead the original story

    Sunday | PR-inside.com

    ... Dec 03, 2012: Frontier Oil Temporarily Suspends Nassipping-2 Acid Stimulation Operations On SC52 Project In Philippines May 24, 2012: BioProspect Provides Update On Nassipping #2 Gas Appraisal Well In Cagayan Valley, Philippines Feb 22, 2012: ...

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