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An armed group of men, not specified which group of rebels, gather at Syria's Quneitra border crossing between Syria and the Israeli-controlled Golan Heights, Friday, Aug. 29, 2014.
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FAILING to address congestion in jails is a violation of some rights of criminals and crime suspects awaiting trial, according to a Commission on Human Rights 7 official.
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SHAKY FOUNDATIONS. A landslide leaves these houses in Camp 4, Talisay City at risk.
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THE Philippines and Singapore intend to pursue projects that aim at expanding their bilateral investments and promoting increased awareness on opportunities.
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A gloomy Tuesday reeled off outside the windowpanes as water gushed out from the sky in a huge downpour.
Philippine Defence Secretary Voltaire Gazmin on Thursday said he would ask help from international networks to determine claims that Filipino Muslim youths were training under jihadist group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.
Educator Randy Halasan poses beside a bust in Manila, Philippines, yesterday. Halasan is a 2014 Ramon Magsaysay Award recipient for emergent leadership in nurturing Matigsalug tribe to transform their lives through quality education and sustainable livelihood.
CAGAYAN DE ORO. A boat carrying the image of Saint Augustine cruises along Cagayan de Oro River as residents of Ilaya in Barangay Carmen watch the fluvial procession amid the heat of the sun.
Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin said Moro National Liberation Front founding chairman Nur Misuari is now "constricted" in an area in Jolo, Sulu.
MANILA, Philippines Trans-Asia Oil and Energy Development Corp. said it expects to start operations of the first unit of its coal-fired power plant in Batangas by the end of the year in time for the expected power shortage in the summer of 2015.
MORE than 1,000 indigenous people in three villages of Calinog, Iloilo have said they want to be co-owner of the Jalaur River Multi-purpose Project .
MANILA, Philippines The Department of Budget and Management has approved the funding strategy for the Cebu Bus Rapid Transit project.
THE rape case filed against an employee of the Cagayan de Oro Water District , known for exposing alleged anomalies committed by officials of the said utility, was finally dismissed by the court.
MANILA, Philippines The power crisis could come earlier if the sheriff's office succeeds in garnishing the properties, collectibles and assets of the Power Sector Assets and Liabilities Management Corp. after retrenched employees of Napocor won a P60 billion lawsuit at the Supreme Court.
SAN ANTONIO, Philippines U.S. Marines assigned 1st Battalion 8th Marine Regiment, Bravo Company, conduct a joint amphibious landing exercises with Philippine marines during Cooperation Afloat Readiness and Training Philippines 2014.
The low pressure area lingering inside the Philippines for less than a week exited on Wednesday morning, the state weather bureau reported.
MANILA: Philippine police said Wednesday they had arrested a Filipino Islamic militant suspected of taking part in at least one deadly kidnapping raid on a Malaysian diving resort island.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 08:20 pm
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