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  • UN Security Council meets over Syria in remote Swedish farmh...
    BACKAKRA, Sweden – The UN Security Council met in a secluded farmhouse on the southern tip of Sweden on Saturday, April 22, in a bid to overcome deep divisions over how to end the war in Syria. In a first for the Security Council, which normally holds its annual brainstorming… ... more
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  • ‘No criminal suspicion’ in DJ Avicii’s dea...
    MUSCAT, Oman – A police source in Oman said on Saturday, April 21, that there was no suspicion of criminal activity after Swedish DJ superstar Avicii was found dead in the Gulf sultanate's capital Muscat. The 28-year-old's representative announced his death in a statement on Friday without specifying the cause,… ... more
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  • Finals-bound FEU Lady Tams find a hero in Toni Rose Basas
      MANILA, Philippines – Toni Rose "Chinchin" Basas heard the call from head coach George Pascua and quickly acted on it.  Thanks to her 17-point outing, Basas turned out to be the "X-factor" in the Far Eastern University (FEU) Lady Tamaraws' return to the finals after 9 seasons.  "Sabi ko… ... more
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  • India gov’t approves death penalty for child rapists
    NEW DELHI, India – India's government on Saturday, April 21, approved the death penalty for child rapists, after the gang rape and murder of an 8-year-old girl and a series of other horrific sexual assaults caused nationwide outrage. Prime Minister Narendra Modi called a cabinet meeting to pass the measure… ... more
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  • Queen Elizabeth II marks 92nd birthday with Commonwealth con...
    LONDON, United Kingdom – Queen Elizabeth II marked her 92nd birthday on Saturday, April 21, with traditional gun salutes and a Commonwealth-themed charity concert featuring Tom Jones, Kylie and Shaggy. Horse-drawn guns fired 41 times in Hyde Park and 62 times at the Tower of London, while at Windsor Castle,… ... more
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  • Actress Allison Mack charged with sex trafficking for cult-l...
    WASHINGTON DC, USA – An actress from the US TV series "Smallville" has been arrested on charges of sex trafficking for recruiting women to a purported self-help group in which they were forced to have sex with its leader, US prosecutors say. Allison Mack, 35, who was arrested Friday, April… ... more
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  • China carries out aircraft carrier drills in Pacific as Taiw...
    BEIJING, China – China has carried out aircraft carrier drills in the Pacific, its navy said on Saturday, April 21, ramping up tensions with Taiwan over its military exercises in the sensitive region. Beijing's sole aircraft carrier and two destroyer ships carried out "offensive and defensive drills to test their… ... more
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  • Ateneo Blue Eagles topple Rivero-led Gilas cadets in Filoil
    MANILA, Philippines – The Ateneo de Manila University Blue Eagles spoiled the party of the debuting Gilas Pilipinas cadets following a 75-69 victory in the opening day of the Filoil Flying V Premier Cup at the Arena in San Juan on Saturday, April 21.  Thirdy Ravena turned in an… ... more
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  • Coach Tai Bundit leaves Ateneo Lady Eagles’ nest
    MANILA, Philippines – After 5 seasons with the university, Ateneo head coach Anusorn "Tai" Bundit confirmed that the team’s semi-finals game against Far Eastern University ... more
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  • Campaign vs illegal drugs, crime ‘protects human right...
    MANILA, Philippines – Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano emphasized on Saturday, April 21, that President Rodrigo Duterte's campaign against crime and illegal drugs protects the human rights of Filipinos. Reacting to the US State Department's latest human rights report  on the Philippines, Cayetano emphasized in a statement… ... more
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  • Natalie Portman says she backed out of prize award over Neta...
    JERUSALEM – Hollywood actress Natalie Portman said she was backing out of a Jerusalem ceremony where she was to receive a $2 million prize to protest against the policies of Israel's prime minister. "I chose not to attend because I did not want to appear as endorsing Benjamin Netanyahu, who ... more
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  • U.S. State Dep’t report: EJKs still ‘chief human...
    MANILA, Philippines – A report from the State Department of the United States noted that in 2017 – a year after the Duterte administration launched its "drug war" – extrajudicial killings (EJKs) continued to be the main human rights concern in the Philippines. In its Country Reports on Human… ... more
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  • La Salle escapes UP in Filoil Cup opener
    MANILA, Philippines – The De La Salle University Green Archers avoided a monumental collapse and survived the University of the Philippines Fighting Maroons, 82-79, to bag the opener of the Filoil Flying V Premier Cup at the Arena in San Juan on Saturday, April 21.  La Salle barely looked… ... more
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  • ‘Til divorce do us part?’ PH struggles to marry ...
    MANILA, Philippines – Death or annulment. The Philippines continues to pride itself on being one of two nations on Earth, aside from the Vatican, that bans divorce. Here, marriages could only be ended either through the convoluted and expensive process of annulment or the death of a spouse. Despite… ... more
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  • The week in photos: April 14-20, 2018
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  • Family accuses Israel’s Mossad of killing Palestinian ...
    GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories – The family of a Palestinian professor and Hamas member accused Israel's Mossad spy agency on Saturday, April 21 of killing him on the streets of Kuala Lumpur. Malaysian police said Fadi Mohammad al-Batsh, 35, was killed in a drive-by motorcycle shooting as he headed on… ... more
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  • Iran president criticizes violence by morality police
    TEHRAN, Iran – Iran's President Hassan Rouhani on Saturday, April 21 appeared to criticize the morality police after a video emerged of a violent encounter with a woman accused of breaching the country's strict dress code. "Some say the way to promote virtue and prohibit vice is... by going to… ... more
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  • Nonito Donaire looks to play spoiler in Belfast vs hometown ...
    MANILA, Philippines – Nonito Donaire stands in hostile territory ... more
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  • Isolated rain across Philippines on April 22
    What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . MANILA, Philippines – Metro Manila and the rest of the country will experience partly cloudy to cloudy skies with isolated rainshowers on Sunday, April 22. In a bulletin issued 4… ... more
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  • De Lima thanks Fortune for inclusion in ‘World’s...
    MANILA, Philippines – Opposition Senator Leila de Lima welcomed the New York-based Fortune's  recognition of her work, and for including her in its " The World's 50 Greatest Leaders " list for 2018. De Lima, the only Filipino on the list, said she is deeply humbled and grateful that the… ... more
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  • Katapusan: Ang maybahay kong Thai, ang Big C, at ako
    BASAHIN:  Unang bahagi: Ang maybahay kong Thai, ang Big C, at ako Dumaan kami sa mga panahon ng bigong pag-asam, kapag nakikita sa kanyang CT Scan o Pet Scan na humihina na ang kanser at maaaring nasa remission siya. Ito ang mga panahon kung kailan pumapayag ang… ... more
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  • Ateneo Blue Eagles keep Finals hope alive with win over FEU
    MANILA, Philippines –  The Ateneo Blue Eagles defeated the Far Eastern University (FEU) Tamaraws for the first time this season in the semi-finals to keep themselves in contention for the Finals berth.  With reigning MVP Marck Espejo's 55-point outing, the Blue Eagles bested the Tamaraws in 5 sets, 18-25,… ... more
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  • North Korea’s nuclear declaration: What it does and do...
    SEOUL, South Korea – North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has declared an end to the nuclear and intercontinental ballistic missile tests that sent tensions soaring on the peninsula, in the region, and beyond. The move, enshrined in a decision by the ruling Workers' Party, comes ahead of a… ... more
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  • A cancer survivor, tearful bets, and perennial underdogs tak...
    ILOCOS SUR, Philippines - A cancer survivor becomes a gold medalist, a former fourth placer finally captures a gold, and a son of a former Olympian follows in his father's footsteps as champion - these are just some of the countless inspiring success stories in ... ... more
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  • FEU Lady Tamaraws clinch UAAP Finals berth over Ateneo
    MANILA, Philippines - After 9 seasons, the Far Eastern University (FEU) Lady Tamaraws finally clinched a title berth after downing the Ateneo Lady Eagles in 4 sets, 25-20, 25-21,14-25, 25-19, in the UAAP Season 80 Women's Volleyball Finals on Saturday, April 21, at the Mall of Asia Arena. This… ... more
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  • Bogdanovic’s double duty spells trouble for Cavaliers
    LOS ANGELES, United States – Bojan Bogdanovic scored a playoff career-high 30 points as the Indiana Pacers stormed back from a 17-point halftime deficit to edge the Cleveland Cavaliers 92-90 in game three of their NBA playoff series. The win gave the Pacers a 2-1 lead in the ... more
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  • Rebels set to leave new area outside Damascus
    DAMASCUS, Syria –  Rebels were expected to leave a new area outside the Syrian capital Saturday, April 21, state media said, after a new deal was reached between opposition fighters and the Russia-backed regime. The agreement is the latest in a string of deals that have seen opposition fighters… ... more
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  • China welcomes North Korea’s decision to halt nuclear,...
    BEIJING, China – China Saturday, April 21 said it welcomed North Korea's decision to halt nuclear tests and intercontinental missile launches , with Pyongyang's chief ally saying the move would help promote denuclearization in the flashpoint region. "China believes the decision to stop nuclear tests and focus on developing the… ... more
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  • ‘Boracay-like’ survey of Mount Apo establishment...
    DAVAO CITY, Philippines – Establishments and plantations located at the Mount Apo Natural Park are under survey this year to find out whether they are fully compliant with government regulations. The survey is being done by the Protected Area Superintendent Office – a unit under the Department of Environment… ... more
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  • NCR lords over Palarong Pambansa field for 14th straight yea...
       ILOCOS SUR, Philippines - For the 14th straight year, the National Capital Region dominated as overall champion in the Palarong Pambansa 2018 here. Metro Manila bagged 100 gold, 70 silver, and 50 bronze medals as of 1:37 pm on Saturday afternoon, April 22. The region tightly kept hold of ... ... more
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  • ‘Senate must pick up fight vs contractualization’...
    MANILA, Philippines – Senator Risa Hontiveros urged her fellow senators to speed up the passage  the security of tenure bill, after what she called the unsurprising  decision of President Rodrigo Duterte not to issue an executive order (EO) against contractualization. "After much hemming and hawing, the President decided not… ... more
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  • Kindergarten for 5-year-olds? DepEd says rule applies to pub...
    MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Education (DepEd) has issued an order clarifying that the the cut-off age policy of 5 years old for Kindergarten applies to both public and private schools. Deparment Order (DO) 20 series of 2018, was issued to amend DepEd's 2016 order, also known ... more
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  • Suspect in killing of partner, 5 others in Nueva Ecija arres...
    MANILA, Philippines – Members of the Philippine National Police Region 3 have arrested the suspect in the killing of 6 people in San Leonardo, Nueva Ecija. Police arrested Jessie Tesoro in Barangay Cut-Cut 1, Tarlac City, before 8 pm on Friday, April 20, according to Police Superintendent Fe Greñas… ... more
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  • LOOK: Shabu lab found in Marikina subdivision
    MANILA, Philippines – Police raided a shabu laboratory inside a home in a subdivision in Marikina City, the Marikina police chief said on Saturday, April 21. Marikina police chief Police Senior Superintendent Roger Quezada said in a statement that his office received a tip from a concerned citizen last… ... more
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  • Filipino Olympian boxer dies in motorcycle accident
    MANILA, Philippines – Two-time Olympian Leopoldo Cantancio died on Friday night, April 20, following a motorcycle accident. He was 54 years old.  Cantancio, also a former coach of the Association of Boxing Alliances in the Philippines, was driving home from Bacolod to Bago City when the ... more
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  • Rappler Talk: U.P. Resilience Institute Director Mahar Lagma...
    MANILA, Philippines – How can we ensure that every Filipino is prepared for disasters? One of the most disaster-prone countries in the world, the Philippines is exposed to several natural hazards such as floods, storm surges, landslides, and earthquakes. There is no lack of data on this stored in… ... more
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  • WATCH: Ariana Grande’s ‘No Tears Left to CryR...
    MANILA, Philippines – Ariana Grande has debuted her first new single after her 4-month social media hiatus! (READ: Ariana Grande teases new music for April 2018 ) “No Tears Left to Cryâ€� dropped on Friday, April 20, along with a trippy music video that features Ariana walking and dancing on… ... more
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  • Mangroves and fireflies: Magical, eco-friendly kayak tour in...
    The river was quiet, save for the choir of crickets and the pull of our paddles in the water. On either side were mangroves bending, with their dark, spindly arms reaching out to each other and forming a vivid leafy ceiling above us. Beneath us, the river was a… ... more
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  • Green groups: Scrap Puerto Princesa waste-to-energy project
    PUERTO PRINCESA, Palawan – A coalition of non-governmental organizations has urged the Department of Energy (DOE) and the Puerto Princesa City government to scrap the recently signed waste-to-energy (WTE) project, claiming it as illegal under the Philippine laws. In a statement dated April 18, coalition No Burn Pilipinas (NBP)… ... more
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  • Steph Curry inching his way back with the Warriors
    WASHINGTON, United States – Defending champion Golden State, on the brink of sweeping out San Antonio in the first round of the NBA playoffs, will welcome back Stephen Curry to modified team workouts starting Saturday, April 21. Curry, who has missed 13 games since suffering a severe left knee ... more
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  • Opportunity knocks for Arsenal in post-Wenger era
    LONDON, United Kingdom – Arsene Wenger's decision to step down as Arsenal manager after 22 years in charge marks ... more
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  • [OPINION | NEWSPOINT] ‘Tuloy ang laban!’
    Manuel Mogato is good for any prize at any time. But no prize is more deserved and propitious than the Pulitzer he’s just won for international reporting with two foreign partners at Reuters. For that, he fought odds not encountered since Ferdinand Marcos's dictatorship (1972-1986). ... more
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  • Unang bahagi: Ang maybahay kong Thai, ang Big C, at ako
    Tuwing nakakaranas siya ng matinding sakit noon, nasasambit niyang kung ganito ang magiging buhay niya, wala nang saysay pang mabuhay. Ngunit dalawang linggo bago siya tuluyang umalis panghabambuhay, habang naglalakad siya sa ramp, nanghihina ang mga binti, at nakayakap ang kanang kamay sa balikat ng kanyang caregiver, tiningnan niya ako… ... more
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  • Cybersecurity roundup: April 15 to 21, 2018
    Facebook confirmed it collected data beyond its actual Facebook users on sites you visit, while technology firms are pledging to not help cyberattackers in their deeds. Meanwhile, a former Cambridge Analytica executive claimed the firm used other quiz apps to harvest personal data from Facebook users. Here's your weekly cybersecurity roundup!… ... more
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  • Banario willing to fight anywhere after ONE ditches cage for...
    When something keeps making you happy, you crave for it more and more. For Honorio “The Rockâ€� Banario, that “somethingâ€� is winning in ONE Championship, and boy, is he on a binge right now. It’s almost like he was never  on the verge of retiring from mixed martial arts… ... more
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  • Your next pilot could be drone software
    Would you get on a plane that didn’t have a human pilot in the cockpit? Half of air travelers surveyed in 2017 said they would not, even if the ticket was cheaper. Modern pilots do such a good job that almost any air accident is big news, such as… ... more
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  • North Korea’s Kim promises no more nuclear or missile ...
    SEOUL, North Korea – North Korea will carry out no more nuclear or intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) tests and will shut down its atomic test site, it said Saturday, April 21, in a move immediately welcomed by US President Donald Trump. Pyongyang's declaration, long sought by Washington, will be seen… ... more
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  • Sacked official, LTFRB chief trade corruption allegations
    LEGAZPI CITY, Philippines – The former Bicol chief of the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board on Friday, April 20, slammed LTFRB chief Martin Delgra III for recommending his replacement for alleged corruption. Former LTFRB Bicol regional director Jun Abrazaldo urged President Rodrigo Duterte to investigate Delgra as well, and threatened… ... more
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  • EXPLAINER: Paano nakakaltasan ng boto sa recount si Robredo?
    MAYNILA, Pilipinas – Hiniling kamakailan ni Bise Presidente Leni Robredo sa Korte Suprema na pigilan ang "sistematikong pagbaba" (systematic decrease) ng mga boto niya sa muling pagbilang ng mga boto niya noong 2016 kaugnay ng election protest na isinampa ni dating senador Ferdinand Marcos Jr. Nagsimula na raw bumaba… ... more
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  • Top DJ Avicii dead at 28 – representative
    NEW YORK,  USA – Avicii, one of the world's most successful DJs who helped lead the global boom in electronic music, died Friday, April 20 in Oman, his representative said. He was 28. The Swedish DJ, whose real name was Tim Bergling, was found dead during a visit to ... more
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  • Michael Dasmariñas scores knockout to claim IBO world tit...
        SINGAPORE – Rising Filipino sensation Michael Dasmariñas knocked out his French opponent Karim Guerfi just seconds into the fourth round Friday to win the vacant International Boxing Organization bantamweight world title in Singapore. Dasmariñas, a southpaw, unleashed a powerful left hook to the jaw of Guerfi, ... more
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  • No release clause in Neymar’s PSG contract – Fr...
    PARIS, France – There can be no release clause in Neymar's Paris Saint-Germain contract, the French league (LFP) insisted on Friday, in response to an earlier report in Spanish daily El Pais. The article in El Pais claimed that a release clause – worth no less than 300 million ... more
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  • Kevin Belingon destroys Andrew Leone at ONE Heroes of Honor
      MANILA, Philippines – Kevin Belingon launched like a cannon from the opening bell, stunning Andrew Leone with a series of kicks and takedowns in the ONE: Heroes of Honor on Friday, April 20, at Mall of Asia Arena. In the 2:30 mark of the first round, the wushu ... more
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  • No total swimming, fishing ban for Boracay residents
    AKLAN, Philippines – Though the world-famous tourist destination Boracay Island will be  closed for at least 6 months , local fisherfolk will be allowed to enter Tulubhan beach in Barangay Manoc-Manoc, west of the Visayan Sea. This development was announced by the interagency task force overseeing the partial stop… ... more
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  • IN PHOTOS: PH celebrities get starstruck over Cole Sprouse
    MANILA, Philippines – Riverdale star Cole Sprouse arrived in Manila  on Wednesday, April 18 and charmed fans and even members of the media on Friday, April 20. (WATCH:  What Cole Sprouse thinks of Manila [and where else he wants to go in the Philippines]) {source} <blockquote class="instagram-media" data-instgrm-captioned data-instgrm-permalink="https://www.instagram.com/p/BhyXqJWAHq1/" data-instgrm-version="8"… ... more
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  • Indian government considering death penalty for child rapist...
    NEW DELHI, India – The Indian government said Friday, April 20 it is looking to introduce the death penalty for child rapists after nationwide outrage over the brutal gang rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl. Demonstrations across the country, after the release of horrific details of the murder of… ... more
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  • FACT CHECK: CBCP never claimed Sister Patricia Fox didn̵...
    MANILA, Philippines – Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque claimed on Friday, April 20, that the Catholic Bishops' Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) was wrong in asserting that Sister Patricia Fox never spoke at any rallies in the country. To prove this, he even showed Malacañang reporters a photo, supposedly of… ... more
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  • Still untouchable, NCR set to to bag overall Palaro crown fo...
      ILOCOS SUR, Philippines – With only a day left, the National Capital Region virtually bagged the overall championship for the 14th straight year in the Palarong Pambansa 2018.  The Metro Manila bets overwhelmed the field with 91 gold medals, as of 7 PM on Friday, ... ... more
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  • World War II bomb forces mass evacuation in central Berlin
    BERLIN, Germany – Thousands of people around Berlin's central railway station were evacuated on Friday, April 20 as bomb disposal experts began defusing an unexploded World War II explosive unearthed on a building site. Trains, trams and buses were halted or rerouted as the operation to dispose of the British… ... more
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  • NFA set to import 250,000 MT tons of rice in May
    MANILA, Philippines— National Food Authority (NFA) said the planned government-to government (G2G) importation of 250,000 metric tons (MT) of ... more
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  • Comelec extends COC filing period for 2018 barangay, SK poll...
    MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) extended for one more day the filing of certificates of candidacy (COC) for the May 14 barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections.  In a tweet on Friday, April 20, Comelec Spokesperson James Jimenez announced that the period of filing COCs… ... more
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  • Organic farming helps lessen health risks in Cervantes, Iloc...
    MANILA, Philippines – During his time as mayor of Cervantes town, Ilocos Sur, Benjamin Maggay noticed that whenever their farmers used chemicals, they developed lung problems two to three days after. Organic farming would solve it, Maggay thought.  “Ang purpose namin ay mabawasan ang mga magsasakang gumagamit ng commercial fertilizers at ... ... more
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  • SC in focus: Sereno says quo warranto gravest wound inflicte...
    MANILA, Philippines – Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno calls the quo warranto petition against her the gravest wound inflicted on the Constitution, a position supported by several law groups, not least of which is the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP). The Supreme Court (SC) justices ... ... more
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  • Japan’s Akita dogs melt foreign hearts
    TAKASAKI, Japan – Hollywood actor Richard Gere, French film star Alain Delon and Russia's figure ... more
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  • IN PHOTOS: Celebrities at Coleen Garcia, Billy Crawford̵...
    MANILA, Philippines – Billy Crawford and Coleen Garcia tied the knot on Friday, April 20, with some of their celebrity friends in attendance. The wedding was held at the exclusive Balesin Island.  Coleen walked down the aisle in a wedding gown by Israeli designer Galia Lahav. Mr. Pure… ... more
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  • Pulse Asia survey, Duterte on contractualization, Comeyâ€...
    Today on Rappler: A Pulse Asia survey shows reelectionist Senator Grace Poe is the current front runner in the 2019 senatorial elections with 70.8% voters' preference.  At least 13 drug suspects are killed in the Philippine National Police's anti-illegal drugs operations, just a day after new national police chief… ... more
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  • LOOK: Coleen Garcia’s beautiful wedding gown
    MANILA, Philippines – Coleen Garcia married Billy Crawford in Balesin on Friday, April 20, wearing a gown by Israeli designer Galia Lahav. The blushing bride’s dress was sleeveless and had a demure v-neck cut. It was beaded from top to bottom and featured a short train. Her sheer veil trailed… ... more
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  • Get to know the PBA Commissioner’s Cup imports
      MANILA, Philippines – The 2018 Commissioner's Cup kicks off on April 22 with all 12 PBA teams again hoping their imports prop up their bid for the championship. Here are the reinforcements who will see action in the mid-season conference:   Antonio Campbell (Alaska Aces) {source}<iframe width="560" height="315" src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/tLea0GqXxeA"… ... more
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  • Documentary | Fake news in the Philippines: Dissecting the p...
    In 2016, Senator Leila de Lima found herself at the center of widespread disinformation online. Critics reveled in screenshots of her supposed sex video, news about her undeclared wealth, and allegations of her involvement in illegal drug operations in the Philippines.  In just 6 months, ... ... more
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  • LTFRB approves 4th ride-hailing company Go Lag
    MANILA, Philippines – Filipinos have another ride-hailing company to choose from, after the Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) approved the accreditation of Go Lag Incorporated on Friday, April 20. . @LTFRB approves another transport network company accreditation on Friday, April 20. Go Lag Inc joins ... more
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