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High-wire Act

Linesmen of the Davao Light and Power Company stand perilously on cables about 40 feet from the ground as they install power lines on this newly-erected post in Lanang, Davao City in the wee hours of Saturday. The next posts [...]

October 23, 2016 Business, News, What The Papers Say

Field of flowers

Chrysanthemums are ready for harvest at a flower farm in Barangay Sirao in Cebu City. Sirao is the biggest supplier of chrysanthemums and other blooms for the city and the neighboring provinces of Negros and Bohol. Source: mb.com.ph [...]

October 23, 2016 Headlines, Lifestyle, News, What The Papers Say

President Duterte details Scarborough Shoal compromise

Filipinos may soon regain access to the traditional fishing grounds in the disputed South China Sea but with certain limitations following his meeting with the leaders of China, President Rodrigo Duterte announced on Sunday, October 23. The president shared the [...]

October 23, 2016 Business, Headlines, News, Politics, What The Papers Say, World

Run against toxic paint

Children dressed as zombies and covered with fake paint join the “Zombie Run” organized by the Eco-waste Coalition at the Peace Monument in Quezon City Sunday. Eco-waste is urging paint companies to follow the December 31 deadline for the phase-out [...]

October 23, 2016 Entertainment, Lifestyle, News, What The Papers Say
Supertyphoon Lawin

9 patay sa hambalos ng Supertyphoon Lawin

Siyam na katao ang iniulat na nalagas sa pananalasa ng Supertyphoon Lawin sa Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR). Sa kasagsagan ng Supertyphoon Lawin, sinabi ni Mina Marasigan, spokeswoman ng National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC), dalawang binatilyo na edad 16 [...]

October 21, 2016 Headlines, News, What The Papers Say
Children in Conflict with the Law

5 presong binatilyo, nakapuga sa N. Cotabato jail

Limang preso ng Children in Conflict with the Law (CICL) ang nakatakas sa North Cotabato District Jail sa Amas, Kidapawan City, nitong Miyerkules, alas-7:45 ng gabi. Ang pagtakas ng mga Children in Conflict with the Law ay kinumpirma kaninang umaga (Huwebes) [...]

October 21, 2016 Headlines, News, What The Papers Say
hinihinalang tulak

Hinihinalang Tulak, Patay sa kanyang sariling bahay

Todas ang isang lalaki na hinihinalang tulak ng ipinagbabawal na droga matapos pasukin at pagbabarilin ng tatlong nakabonet na lalak habang natutulog sa kanyang bahay sa Caloocan City kagabi. Dead-on-the-spot ang biktima at hinihinalang tulak na si Crisanto Diaz, nasa [...]

October 21, 2016 Headlines, News, What The Papers Say
Nora Aunor

Ate Guy bokya sa award

Bokya sa award ang pelikula ni Nora Aunor sa 2016 QCinema film festival. Maging ang Best Actress award na inaasahan ng mga Noranians na makukuha ni Ate Guy ay hindi rin napunta sa kanya. Sa taong ito ay nagkaroon ng [...]

October 21, 2016 Celebrity, Entertainment, Headlines, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say
Muntinlupa Rep. Ruffy Biazon

Rep. Ruffy Biazon, pinasuspinde nang 90-araw

Sinuspinde sa loob ng 90-araw ng Sandiganbayan 7th Division si Muntinlupa Rep. Ruffy Biazon dahil sa kinakaharap na mga kasong malversation, graft at direct bribery kaugnay sa pork barrel scam. Sa isang resolusyon ay pinagbigyan ng Sandiganbayan ang mosyon ng [...]

October 21, 2016 News, Politics, What The Papers Say
National Power Corp.

2 Luzon dams start spilling operations

According to National Power Corp., two major dams in Northern Luzon have started spilling operations to prevent overflow. The National Power Corp. (Napocor) said as of 12:31 a.m. Thursday (October 20, 2016), Ambuklao and Binga dams have commenced spilling water [...]

October 19, 2016 Headlines, News, What The Papers Say