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Petition to cancel Olympics submitted in Tokyo

TOKYO (AFP) – A petition to cancel the Tokyo Olympics with more than 351,000 signatures was submitted to the city’s governor on Friday, with its organiser urging officials to “prioritize life”. The online petition titled “Cancel the Tokyo Olympics to protect our lives” was launched earlier this month by Kenji Utsunomiya, a lawyer and former […].....»»

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PH taekwondo jins seek Olympic berths in Jordan

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA Four national taekwondo jins left for Amman, Jordan on Thursday, each one determined to book an Olympic berth when they compete in the Asian Qualification Tournament set May 21 to 22. Elaine Alora, who competed in the 2016 Rio Olympics, aims for a second shot at the Games when she joins Pauline […].....»»

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Suns still in hunt for top seed in West; Spurs punch play-in ticket

Phoenix 118, Portland 117 Miami 106, Philadelphia 94 Atlanta 116, Orlando 93 New York 102, San Antonio 98 Memphis 116, Sacramento 110 Milwaukee 142, Indiana 133 Denver 114, Minnesota 103 Chicago 114, Toronto 102 LA Clippers 113, Charlotte 90 LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Devin Booker drained two free throws with 2.4 seconds remaining to lift […].....»»

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Pinoy cue artists lose to Estonians in quarters

By JONAS TERRADO Jeff de Luna and Roberto Gomez crashed out of the World Cup of Pool after absorbing a 9-4 loss to Denis Grabe and Mark Magi of Estonia in their quarterfinal match held Thursday local time (Friday Manila time) in Milton Keynes, England. The Filipino pair couldn’t replicate its stunning comeback against the […].....»»

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PBA can start training after quarantine restrictions downgraded

By JONAS TERRADO PBA teams can hold 5-on-5 scrimmages in Metro Manila and surrounding provinces as part of the NCR Plus bubble starting Saturday, May 15, after the government downgraded regulations in the said areas to General Community Quarantine (GCQ). President Duterte approved the recommendation of the Inter-Agency Task Force to place NCR Plus back […].....»»

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Rabiya wows in PH flag-inspired nat’l costume

By NEIL RAMOS The country’s representative to the Miss Universe 2020 tilt, Rabiya Mateo, dazzled fans wearing an outfit obviously inspired by the Philippine flag at the pageant’s national costume competition on Friday. Sashaying onstage with her signature “Hala Bira” walk, Rabiya was a picture of Pinoy pride rocking the massive costume replete with red […].....»»

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Fossil fuels vs. renewables

On May 8, my wife and I pulled into a local gas station and filled the family car’s tank......»»

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Maytime and Nick Joaquin

One of the most pleasant surprises of my visit to the British Museum in 2019 was to see Nick Joaquin’s The Woman Who Had Two Navels and Tales of the Tropical Gothic (Penguin Books) on display in its bookstore......»»

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'TheFutureIsCreative

Today, I yield my space to the gentleman from the 4th District of Pangasinan, Congressman Christopher Vera-Perez de Venecia, and his initiative of a shared advocacy on the creative industries:.....»»

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The way out

The UK says that from Monday we’re going to be allowed to hug each other again......»»

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How will the SC rule on the anti-terror law?

Last Wednesday the Supreme Court wound down the oral arguments, which began in February, on the 37 petitions opposing the Anti-Terrorism Act of 2020 for being unconstitutional......»»

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EDITORIAL - Infection during vaccination

Local government executives in the National Capital Region have reported increased interest in getting COVID shots following the arrival of the vaccine developed by US company Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech......»»

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War

The good news is that an early and comprehensive vaccination program has brought Israel close to, or at, herd immunity......»»

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More than 300 vials of COVID-19 vaccine wasted after freezer left unplugged

The 348 vials of Chinese-made anti-COVID-19 vaccines were supposed to be for senior citizens in the local communities......»»

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Cops block Rappler reporter from covering release of Bakwit School teacher

Police denied entry to a Rappler reporter into their headquarters Friday where she was supposed to cover the release of one of seven people arrested during a raid in February on a makeshift school for Lumad children......»»

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Amy biglang napaiyak sa ‘Showtime’, ikinumpara sa saranggola ang mga anak

IYAK nang iyak ang TV host-actress na si Amy Perez sa nakaraang episode ng “It’s Showtime” nang mapag-usapan ang tungkol sa mga anak. Hindi napigilan ni Tyang Amy na maging emosyonal nang magkuwento hinggil sa desisyon ng kanyang anak na bumukod na sa kanila para subukan ang pagiging independent. Sa “Tawag Ng Tanghalan” segment ng […] The post Amy biglang napaiyak sa ‘Showtime’, ikinumpara sa saranggola ang mga anak appeared first on Bandera......»»

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Gloc-9 binigyang-pugay ang ina at asawa: Palagi nilang inuuna ang kanilang mga anak

NAGING emosyonal si Gloc-9 nang bigyang-pugay ang kanyang inang si Nanay Blesilda bilang bahagi ng pagse-celebrate nila ng Mother’s Day nitong nagdaang Linggo. Pinasalamatan at inalala ng award-winning rapper-songwriter ang lahat ng paghihirap at pagsasakripisyo ng ina para maitaguyod lamang ang kanilang pamilya. Ayon kat Gloc-9, si Nanay Blesilda ang nagsilbing ilaw at haligi ng […] The post Gloc-9 binigyang-pugay ang ina at asawa: Palagi nilang inuuna ang kanilang mga anak appeared first on Bandera......»»

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Kathryn nagpadala rin ng ‘pampaswerte’ kay Rabiya: Kahit anong mangyari, proud kami sa ‘yo!

IDOL na idol din pala ni 2020 Miss Universe Philippines Rabiya Mateo ang Box-Office Queen na si Kathryn Bernardo. Kaya naman tuwang-tuwa ang Pinay beauty queen nang matanggap at mapanood ang video greeting ni Kathryn para sa paglaban niya sa inaabangang Miss Universe 2020 pageant ngayong darating na Lunes. Binati at mas pinalakas pa ni […] The post Kathryn nagpadala rin ng ‘pampaswerte’ kay Rabiya: Kahit anong mangyari, proud kami sa ‘yo! appeared first on Bandera......»»

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SB19 matapang na sinagot ang pambabasag ng bashers; kumasa sa ‘bahag’ challenge

GAME na game at matapang na sinagot ng sikat na sikat na ngayong P-Pop group na SB19 ang ilang hate comments at panglalait sa kanila ng mga bashers. Totoong-totoo pa rin ang lumang kasabihan na kapag hitik sa bunga ang isang puno ay talagang maraming mambabato rito. At yan ang nangyayari ngayon sa SB19 na […] The post SB19 matapang na sinagot ang pambabasag ng bashers; kumasa sa ‘bahag’ challenge appeared first on Bandera......»»

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Kim rumesbak sa basher na tumawag ng ‘panget, mukhang basurero’ kay Jerald

BINASAG ng singer-actress na si Kim Molina ang isang netizen na walang pakundangang nanglait sa itsura ng kanyang boyfriend na si Jerald Napoles. Supalpal ang laiterang basher na nagkomento ng “panget” at “mukhang basurero” sa isang Facebook post ni Kim patungkol kay Jerald. Ni-repost kasi ni Kim ang lumang poster ng pelikula ng kanyang dyowa […] The post Kim rumesbak sa basher na tumawag ng ‘panget, mukhang basurero’ kay Jerald appeared first on Bandera......»»

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