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Hundreds Of Flights Grounded As Typhoon Nears Japan

On Monday,nearly 400 flights were grounded due to heavy rain and strong winds. A powerful typhoon was on course for a direct hit on Tokyo, Japan.  Strong typhoon Mindulle was expected to make landfall around noon, moving upwards from the Tokyo, [...]

August 22, 2016 News, What The Papers Say, World

S. Korea-US Military Drill Shadowed By N. Korea Threats

South Korean forces and US troops began a military exercise simulating an all-out North Korean attack, as Pyongyang threatened a pre-emptive strike on forces participating in the drill. The two-week annual Ulchi Freedom exercise is largely computer-simulated, but still involves [...]

August 22, 2016 Headlines, News, What The Papers Say
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Drug Test Sa Mga Artistang Pinoy, Isinusulong Na Ng FAMAS

Isinusulong ng Filipino Academy of Movie Arts and Sciences (FAMAS) sa pangunguna ni president Eloy Padua  na sumalang na sa drug test ang mga artista sa PDEA. Matapos lumabas ang report na mayroong mga kliyenteng artista ang naarestong DJ na si [...]

August 22, 2016 Entertainment, Headlines, News, 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
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Three Bomb Attacks Unleashed In Turkey Killing 11 People and Nearly 300 Injured

Three bomb attacks in Turkey were unleashed last Thursday targeting Turkish security forces in the east of the country. Killing 11 people and nearly 300 others wounded, authorities said. Turkish officials blame the banned militant group Kurdistan Worker's Party, or [...]

August 19, 2016 Headlines, News, World
Sen. Leila de Lima

Sen. Leila de Lima hits back at President Rodrigo Duterte

Sen. Leila de Lima hits back at President Rodrigo Duterte for his personal attacks against her, dubbing the President's acts as “abuse and misuse of the executive power.” A teary-eyed Sen. Leila de Lima said in a press conference at [...]

August 19, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics

President Duterte Referred To De Lima As “Lady Senator” Involved In Drug Money

President Rodrigo Duterte and Sen. Leila de Lima long-standing word war had come to head when the President mentioned the Senator's name as the public official he wanted to “destroy” as referred to his earlier speeches. President Rodrigo Duterte, who [...]

August 18, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics
Contract Workers

DOLE urges the Senate to amend the Labor Law in order to end Contractualization

Department of Labor and Employment – DOLE, urges the Philippine Senate to amend the Labor Law in order to end the contractualization. There's an insight that contractualization is against Philippine laws – officials of the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) [...]

August 18, 2016 Headlines, News

Nepomorpha: Insektong Nakakamatay Ilang Minuto Bago Makakagat Nadiskubre Sa Pinas

Nepomorpha – This is the first studies in ant taxonomy to use micro-CT,” study co-author Evan Economo, head of the Biodiversity and Biocomplexity Unit at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University (OIST), said in a statement. “While [...]

August 12, 2016 News

Duterte inamin na nagandahan kay Leni

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August 12, 2016 News, Videos