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Alora wraps up Philippine odyssey in Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO, Aug. 21 — The Philippine campaign in the 2016 Rio Olympics came to a close Saturday evening with taekwondo’s Kirstie Elaine Alora breaking down in tears after absorbing two bitter defeats at the Carioca 3 of the [...]

August 21, 2016 What The Papers Say

PHP250-M Savings Of The Comelec For The Procurement Of Paper Rolls For Official Ballots In The Oct. 31 Barangay and SK polls

PHP250 million was the estimated savings of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) for the procurement of the paper rolls to be used as official ballots in the forthcoming Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) polls.   According to Comelec–Printing Committee head Genevieve [...]

August 21, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics, What The Papers Say