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3.6M Filipino families report feeling hungry in Q4 of 2017: SWS survey

The number of Filipinos who say they experienced involuntary hunger rose to 15.9% or an estimated 3.6 million families in the last quarter of 2017, according to a Social Weather Stations survey......»»

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PH govt says top rights group giving misleading account of drugs war deaths

The Philippine government hit back at a prominent US-based human rights group on Monday for what it said was a misleading death toll of more than 12,000 in its war of drugs, putting the number at half of that and championing its rate of arrests and drug seizures......»»

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Hyundai PH achieves double-digit sales growth for 2017

Hyundai Asia Resources, Inc. (HARI), the official distributor of Hyundai vehicles in the Philippines, closed its 2017 sales with a record-high of 37,678 units, a 12% sales growth from 33,695 units in 2016......»»

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Kris Aquino accepts James Deakin’s apology over being dragged into BBM controversy

The motoring journalist has taken a lot of heat from netizens since a photo of him with Bongbong Marcos circulated online Sunday......»»

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House won’t wait for Senate, will craft Charter changes, vote by itself, bring draft to people: Alvarez

The House of Representatives is moving on and will no longer wait for the Senate’s concurrence on charter change. Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez said Monday the House is already in the process of amending the Constitution, and when the draft constitution is finished, the House will convene and get the three-fourths vote of all the members of Congress......»»

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Make the digital world safer for children – UNICEF

Flagship report highlights digital divides and explores current debates about the impact of the internet and social media on children’s safety and wellbeing......»»

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Cebu Pacific cancels flights to Naga, Legazpi due to Mayon’s imminent eruption

Cebu Pacific cancelled Monday afternoon flights to Naga and Legazpi cities in Bicol region, as government scientists declared the imminent eruption of Mayon Volcano......»»

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‘DI AKO SA SHANGRI-LA NAG-BIRTHDAY’| Alvarez says he’d resign if critics prove he spent people’s money for Tagum event

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez on Monday said he would quit his post if his critics would be able to prove that he had spent public funds during his birthday bash last week......»»

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Authorities find trekker’s gas stove started Mt. Pulag fire; Netizens angered, saddened

Netizens raised righteous ruckus, angered and disappointed that they won’t be able to trek to Mt. Pulag after a bush fire blazed through the popular Cordillera destination on Saturday. According to initial findings by authorities, the fire was caused by a butane gas stove carelessly left burning by a hiker. “Literally crying after seeing that […].....»»

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Victory Liner bus hits power post at Tuba, Benguet; 2 dead

Two bus passengers died while at least 15 others were hurt when a Victory Liner bus lost control up the winding Marcos Highway at the town of Tuba on the way to Baguio City, hitting a power line post on Monday afternoon, January 22. The bus originated from Manila. One of the fatalities was reported […].....»»

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Heavy casualties – more than 30 dead – after overnight battle at Kabul hotel

KABUL – Gunmen in army uniforms who stormed Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel late on Saturday and battled Afghan Special Forces through the night killed more than 30 people and wounded many more, although the final toll of dead and wounded may still be higher. The dead included hotel staff and guests as well as members of […].....»»

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‘Jumanji’ stays strong, topping ’12 Strong,’ ‘Den of Thieves’ with $20 million

'Jumanji' is singular in winning the box office in its third, fourth and fifth weekends after finishing second in its first two weekends......»»

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Harry reiterates Palace no hand in summons vs Rappler’s Maria Ressa, 2 others

Malacanang had no hand in the subpoenas issued by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to Rappler chief executive officer Maria Ressa and two others over cybercrime raps, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said Saturday......»»

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WATCH | Malacañang pulls hands off US-China row at Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal

Malacañang over the weekend kept a hands-off stance in the wake of the recent territorial spat between China and the United States (Panatag) Scarborough Shoal. “The Philippines’ claim over Scarborough Shoal [Panatag Shoal] is recognized under our constitutional law and international law. We do not wish to be part of a US-China intramural. The United […].....»»

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COMMENTARY | Man of the hour

Pantaleon Alvarez is the only House Speaker who has dared undermine the Senate as the House’s co-equal in a bicameral Congress, when he recently advanced the notion that one senator is no more than one congressman......»»

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WATCH | ‘MILITARY INTERVENTION’: BAYAN slams Operation Pacific Eagle-Philippines as U.S. counter-terror interference

Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (Bayan) Secretary General Renato Reyes over the weekend disclosed that the government has kept Filipinos in the dark about Operation Pacific Eagle: Philippines, a new US-“counter terror” operation in the country. According to Reyes, Operation Pacific Eagle: Philippines aims to maintain “active US military presence in the region.” “It was launched by […].....»»

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SHAPED LIKE AN ANGEL BUT LOOKS LIKE SATAN? | Protesters yank down angel sculpture in Athens

Black-clad protesters in southern Athens have torn down a red sculpture shaped like an angel and broke its wings in a fresh act of violence against an artwork critics liken to Satan......»»

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‘HOLY’ BUT DEADLY | Group bares baby Jesus figures being sold in Manila contain toxic lead

A non-profit waste and pollution watch group bared that lead is still being used in some Santo Niño statuette being sold in the metropolis despite a ban on the toxic chemical as ingredient of decorative paints......»»

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‘TRUMP SHUTDOWN’ | Some US Embassy services, not all, stay open in budget winter

MANILA – President Donald Trump and the U.S. Congress failed to meet a midnight Friday deadline (mid-Saturday PH time) to pass a short-term bill to extend federal funding, forcing some government facilities to shutdown. On late Saturday, January 20, the US Embassy in Manila’s press attache Molly Koscina, announced: “All routine and emergency consular, Social […].....»»

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Hollywood producers issue anti-harassment guidelines

The Producers Guild of America recommend that all productions provide anti-sexual harassment training for all cast and crew......»»

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