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Duterte’s expanding club of generals who head government agencies

With the appointment of another former Armed Forces chief, President Rodrigo Duterte has added general after general to his circle. What could a move like this imply?.....»»

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Restaurant in Texas proves that it’s more pun in the Philippines

There is a reason why Filipinos mix dining and humor and this restaurant may be the best showcase of it......»»

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Downsides to China province’s visa-free offer to Filipinos

The offer does sound enticing but besides specific entry requirements, there are things Filipino travelers have to know......»»

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The first step in fact-checking the Philippines’ Facebook posts

Facebook's choice fact-checker in the Philippines has a big task ahead. And the first order of the day is to define what seems to be undefinable......»»

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Queen Elizabeth backs Prince Charles to head Commonwealth

Britain's Queen Elizabeth said on Thursday she hoped her son and heir Prince Charles would take on leadership of the Commonwealth, answering some who argue the position should be rotated around member states......»»

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Natalie Portman won’t show up at Israel event to get million-dollar prize

Israeli-American Hollywood actress Natalie Portman has refused to attend a ceremony in Israel to accept a million-dollar prize because of "distressing" events in the country, the organisers said, announcing the prizegiving had been cancelled......»»

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These giants are Philippine treasures, but they also need help

Giant clams may be big and strong, but they are also very vulnerable and in danger of becoming extinct. Amid the rising concern for the environment caused by the closure of world-famous Boracay island, the University of the Philippines Marine Science Institute has launched a program that could help keep the oceans clean, save the […].....»»

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‘Pro-China’ question in civil service exam: CSC breaks silence

The Civil Service Commission has acknowledged the complaint of a civil service exam taker who aired her disdain for a test item that seemed to favor China on the maritime dispute in the West Philippine Sea. “We would regard and take this instance as a sign for us to be more circumspect in constructing test […].....»»

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Call centers’ American accents and Lea Salonga’s case

Customer service representatives may have that Californian twang, but Tony winner Lea Salonga says enunciation is more important than accents. We weighed the arguments:.....»»

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Who is Sister Patricia Fox and why is Duterte mad at her?

Australian missionary Patricia Fox has been on the headlines since she was detained by the Bureau of Immigration upon orders of President Duterte for having a “foul mouth” and alleged “disorderly conduct.” READ: Duterte: ‘I ordered Australian nun’s probe’ What exactly has the 71-year-old nun done during the 27 years she has been in the […].....»»

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VP recount puts spotlight on Presidential Electoral Tribunal’s power

With the vice presidency on the line, it's the Presidential Electoral Tribunal that has the last say......»»

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‘God has a dad’s heart’, Pope Francis says to child

On Sunday (April 15) Pope Francis comforted a child who lost his father during a visit to a poor district of Rome, saying God has a “dad’s heart”. During a meeting Francis answered questions from children and one of them, Emanuele, was too shy to speak at the microphone so the pontiff decided to invite him onto […].....»»

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Exactly a year ago, Maute leader dispatched militants to Marawi

A look back at the events that led to months of fighting that destroyed a city......»»

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CSC acknowledges complaint regarding ‘pro-China’ item on exam

The Civil Service Commission has acknowledged the complaint of a civil service exam taker who aired her disdain for a test item that seemed to favor China on the maritime dispute in the West Philippine Sea. “We would regard and take this instance as a sign for us to be more circumspect in constructing test […].....»»

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Philippines has cherry blossoms as beautiful as Japan’s

What! Cherry blossoms in Cavite?! (Actually they've been in Palawan for years).....»»

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With hiker’s death, a call for awareness about depression and impact

A now-viral post on Facebook deals with the difficult topic of depression, suicide and loss as well as the need for awareness and prevention......»»

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Cole Sprouse cheek to cheek with Pinay on plane to Manila

Before reaching Manila, a Filipino stewardess introduced Cole Sprouse in jest as her "new boyfriend.".....»»

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Fake news flies when government officials go on trips

Even as social media's crackdown on fake news picks up steam, government junkets continue as a weapon of choice in the rotation of mudslinging topics......»»

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It is so rare to bag a Pulitzer Prize but this Filipino did

A Filipino based in the Philippines won a Pulitzer. Here's a look at the award-winning investigation and other Filipinos who bagged that rare, rare prize......»»

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How Asia’s songbird Regine Velasquez took on ‘mongoloid’ insult

Regine Velasquez made a good point when someone hurled an insult at her son. Here's why we should retire that term from our vocabularies......»»

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