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The Philippines readying for a suite of changes

East Asia Forum - ‎Jan 17, 2017‎
The 2016 mid-year general election in the Philippines delivered power to the Philippine Democratic Party-Power of the People (PDP-Laban) and a new president, Rodrigo Duterte.

Arellano U gals advance to NCAA volley Final Four

Business Mirror - ‎2 hours ago‎
ARELLANO University wore down stubborn Lyceum of the Philippines University, 25-23, 25-23, 25-20, on Wednesday to join unbeaten leader San Sebastian in the Final Four in the 92nd National Collegiate Athletic Association women's volleyball tournament ...
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Ex-US president George HW Bush hospitalized – reports

Rappler - ‎4 hours ago‎
In this file photo, Former US President George H. W. Bush points to his wife Barbara Bush during an event in the East Room of the White House July 15, 2013 in Washington, DC.
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Gordon to lead Senate probe on BI bribery scandal

GMA News - ‎1 hour ago‎
After much debate on which Senate committee should lead the investigation on the Bureau of Immigration (BI) bribery scandal, Senator Richard Gordon said Wednesday he decided to initiate a motu proprio probe on the issue in his capacity as the chairman ...
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Ejercito apologizes to Drilon for telling LP senators to cut ties with majority bloc

GMA News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito on Wednesday said he has apologized to Senate President Pro Tempore Franklin Drilon for calling out Liberal Party (LP) senators to consider cutting ties with the majority bloc.
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2 congressmen on Duterte's latest 'narco list'–Alvarez

Inquirer.net - ‎9 hours ago‎
House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez III on Tuesday revealed that two congressmen were on the latest narco list of President Rodrigo Duterte, but he declined to name them.
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3 dead after heavy rains in Zamboanga del Norte

Rappler - ‎1 hour ago‎
DIPOLOG CITY, Philippines - Seven people were killed in flooding in Zamboanga del Norte, Police Chief Inspector Charisse Yabo, Zamboanga del Norte Police Provincial Office spokesperson, said on Wednesday, January 18.
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Indonesia's 'horrific' Bandung Zoo remains open as new animal cruelty evidence released

ABC Online - ‎10 minutes ago‎
An Indonesian zoo which activists have described as "horrific" and "soul destroying" is under renewed scrutiny after the release of a video which appears to show undernourished sun bears begging tourists for food.
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Guan Eng: Let's expand cruise terminal together

Free Malaysia Today - ‎4 hours ago‎
Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng tells port operator that any expansion of Swettenham Pier Cruise Terminal must be done in a joint-venture with state government.
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Malaysian court revives clemency option for jailed leader Anwar

Channel NewsAsia - ‎4 hours ago‎
Malaysia's jailed opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim scored a minor legal victory on Wednesday, as a court ruled that he can proceed with his bid to challenge the rejection of his petition for a royal pardon.
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7 big questions about the Trump administration

Vox - ‎26 minutes ago‎
Politics is inherently unpredictable, as the tumultuous 2016 presidential election certainly showed, and every new administration enters surrounded by a haze of Donald Rumsfeld's famous “known unknowns” - questions that are clearly in play but to ...
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Air strike on displaced camp in Nigeria 'kills 52'

Rappler - ‎8 hours ago‎
This handout image received courtesy of Doctors Without Border (MSF) on January 17, 2017, shows people standing next to destruction after an air force jet accidentally bombarded a camp for those displaced by Boko Haram Islamists, in Rann, northeast ...
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PHL issued note verbale to China for concerns on disputed areas – Yasay

GMA News - ‎12 hours ago‎
The Philippine government is "not sleeping" on its job to protect national interest over disputed territories even as it tries to improve its relations with China, Foreign Affairs Secretary Perfecto Yasay said Tuesday.
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Duterte dines, discusses contractualization with Filipino tycoons

GMA News - ‎1 hour ago‎
President Rodrigo Duterte has hosted a dinner with businessmen in Malacañang as organized by his Presidential Adviser on Entrepreneurship Joey Concepcion III to give updates on their commitment for the development of Sulu province.
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BSP allows deposit-taking outside the bank premises

GMA News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Cash agents may now accept deposits and withdrawals on behalf of Philippine banks, in line with the central bank's thrust to create an enabling regulatory environment for innovations.
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Ford PHL full-year 2016 sales up 33%

GMA News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Ford Philippines reported that retail sales surged by 33 percent to 33,688 vehicles for the whole 2016 from a year earlier. Continued strong demand for the EcoSport, Everest and Ranger models drove the carmaker's Philippine sales performance, Ford said ...
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Gov't to raise P206.8-B on first year of tax reform implementation—DOF

Inquirer.net - ‎2 hours ago‎
The government is expected to yield some P206.8 billion by the end of 2018 if the Duterte administration's proposed tax reform policy will be approved before June this year, according to the Department of Finance (DOF).
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Huawei Mate 9 lands February 9 at $999

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Subaru reveals price, features of the all-new Impreza

Inquirer.net - ‎8 hours ago‎
subaru-impreza-63 Subaru has launched the all-new Impreza at the Singapore Motor Show. The fifth-generation all-new Impreza is the first Subaru model that uses the new Subaru Global Platform, which will be the new architecture for all future Subaru ...

Microsoft connected vehicle platform helps automakers transform cars

Manila Bulletin - ‎8 hours ago‎
Traditional automakers, many of whom ushered in an era of incredible disruption nearly a century ago, now face disruption themselves from four modern forces - connected, autonomous, shared and electric cars.
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Kia takes on the big boys

Sun.Star - ‎9 hours ago‎
KIA has come a long way from those early days of biscuit tins on wheels which once dominated our taxi ranks. Today Kia is a brand worthy of consideration for anyone looking for a stylish, well made, well priced, quality car that comes with lots of kit ...
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TNT snaps losing skid, halts Mahindra

Inquirer.net - ‎2 hours ago‎
TNT KaTropa gave Mahindra a dose of its own three-point shooting medicine and reaped some welcome dividends in return. Troy Rosario sparked the Texters'three-point shooting binge in the fourth period, resulting in a 104-92 victory over the Floodbuster ...
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PH, Indonesia file for joint hosting of 2023 Fiba World Cup

Inquirer.net - ‎52 minutes ago‎
After a painful end to its bid to host the coming Fiba World Cup, the Philippines wants to stage the 2023 edition, but this time in partnership with Indonesia, the Inquirer learned Wednesday night.
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Jeron Teng eager to make D-League debut and start quest for first AMA title in Aspirants Cup

Sports Interactive Network Philippines - ‎1 hour ago‎
Jeron Teng expects a stacked AMA team to contend for a title in his PBA D-League debut in the Aspirants Cup. Jerome Ascano. JERON Teng is eager to begin the next chapter of his basketball career as he looks to help AMA Online Education win a PBA ...
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Thai volleyball club 3BB Nakornnont rolls out red carpet for 'rising star' Alyssa Valdez

Sports Interactive Network Philippines - ‎6 hours ago‎
Flagrant or flop? NBA insists call on Green for Lebron hit correct, but Miller, Barkley disagree · Chris Lutz insists he harbors no ill feelings toward San Miguel over 'business decision'.
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Gloria Diaz on back-to-back Miss Universe win for PHL: 'Chance is one in a million'

GMA News - ‎1 hour ago‎
Miss Universe 1969 Gloria Diaz has been the talk of the town this week after sharing her forecast for the upcoming Grand Coronation Night of the 65th Miss Universe pageant.
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Director Carlo J. Caparas' wife Donna Villa dies of cancer

GMA News - ‎9 hours ago‎
Actress-film producer and wife of Director Carlo J. Caparas, Donna Villa, succumbed to cancer yesterday, January 17. She was 57. Words of mourning filled the world of show business as another industry veteran bid goodbye.
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Dianne Medina slams 'fake friends' who bash cousin Maxine Medina

GMA News - ‎Jan 16, 2017‎
Actress Dianne Medina took to Facebook to lash out at bashers of her cousin, Miss Universe-Philippines Maxine Medina. "For all of my insensitive friends here in Facebook who still share, like, make comments and say negative things about my cousin, you ...
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Galileo satellites experiencing multiple clock failures

BBC News - ‎1 hour ago‎
The onboard atomic clocks that drive the satellite-navigation signals on Europe's Galileo network have been failing at an alarming rate.

Brazilian vampire bat consumes human blood

NEWS.com.au - ‎Jan 15, 2017‎
Transylvania's Dracula is getting competition from the Dyphilla ecaudata bat in northeastern Brazil, one of the world's three species of vampire bat.

Emojis use can give insight into human behavior: new research

Manila Bulletin - ‎7 hours ago‎
SYDNEY - Using emojis can be an effective way to communicate and gives insight into contemporary human behaviors, a new international research showed.
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The spy who quit? Lovers keep 007's passive smoking risk up

GMA News - ‎12 hours ago‎
PARIS - James Bond may have quit smoking 14 years ago, but he remains at high risk from the puffing habits of his many sexual partners, researchers warned Tuesday.

Friends may influence children's fear and anxiety

GMA News - ‎12 hours ago‎
Parents may have a lot to do with how children react to scary things, but a new study suggests kids' response to fear may also be heavily influenced by their friends.
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One-third diagnosed with asthma do not have condition, study shows

Irish Times - ‎3 hours ago‎
A third of people recently diagnosed with asthma do not have the condition, research suggests. Some people may be misdiagnosed with asthma while others may just have asthma that is no longer active, a new study found.
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