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Hesitant Rafael Nadal joins chorus of concern about Olympics

Two-time Olympic champion Rafael Nadal on Tuesday became the latest top tennis player to admit that he had not yet decided whether he would participate in the Tokyo Games this summer, still giving himself time to decide according to “circumstances”. The 34-year-old Spaniard won gold in the singles in Beijing in 2008, adding another gold […] The post Hesitant Rafael Nadal joins chorus of concern about Olympics appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Alubijid, Misamis Oriental’s ‘balsa’ serves as tourist attraction

Alubijid, Misamis Oriental Mayor Emmanuel Jamis on Wednesday said that the “balsa” or wooden raft remains a tourist attraction in the town especially during the pandemic. In an interview with Network Briefing News (NBN), Jamis said that the income of residents from wooden raft operation has increased since the start of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) […] The post Alubijid, Misamis Oriental’s ‘balsa’ serves as tourist attraction appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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India Covid deaths soar toll past 250,000

India’s coronavirus death toll surpassed 250,000 on Wednesday, official data showed, as the pandemic raged across the vast country of 1.3 billion people. According to the health ministry, 4,205 people died in the past 24 hours — a new record — taking total fatalities to 254,197. The number of cases rose almost 350,000 to 23.3 […] The post India Covid deaths soar toll past 250,000 appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Man City clinch Premier League title after Man Utd defeat

by Steven GRIFFITHS Manchester City were crowned Premier League champions for the third time in four seasons after Manchester United crashed to a 2-1 defeat against Leicester on Tuesday. Pep Guardiola’s side are 10 points clear of second placed United and have wrapped up the title with three games to spare. In the midst of […] The post Man City clinch Premier League title after Man Utd defeat appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Inside the cut-throat battle to build K-pop’s next superstars

Thirty teenagers, thousands of hours of training, dozens of shattered dreams: it all comes to a head next week when the Blitzers will be launched into the cut-throat K-pop market, hoping to become the next BTS. An all-male septet — like the musical phenomenon that topped the US Billboard charts last year — their three […] The post Inside the cut-throat battle to build K-pop’s next superstars appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Locsin to Roque: ‘There is only one voice on what’s ours: mine. Period’

Matters related to the country’s international diplomacy should be left to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. reiterated on Tuesday evening after a palace official claimed that the Julian Felipe Reef is not part of the Philippines’ exclusive economic zone (EEZ). “There is only one voice on what’s ours: mine. Period. […] The post Locsin to Roque: ‘There is only one voice on what’s ours: mine. Period’ appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Jordan Spieth makes PGA return at full strength after Covid-19

Three-time major winner Jordan Spieth, who tries to complete a career Grand Slam at next week’s PGA Championship, said on Tuesday he is just back to full strength after contracting Covid-19. Spieth snapped a four-year win drought since capturing the British Open by taking the Texas Open last month then shared third at the Masters […] The post Jordan Spieth makes PGA return at full strength after Covid-19 appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Duterte declares state of calamity over African swine fever outbreak

President Rodrigo Duterte has placed the Philippines in a one-year state of calamity due to the African swine fever (ASF) outbreak, enabling the utilization of quick response funds to contain its spread. Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea on Monday approved Proclamation 1143 on behalf of the President, noting that the outbreak led to more than P100-billion […] The post Duterte declares state of calamity over African swine fever outbreak appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Lacson vows reduced support for NTF-ELCAC following Parlade’s retention

Senator Panfilo Lacson has warned of reduced support for the country’s security forces following the move of the National Task Force to End Local Communist Armed Conflict (NTF-ELCAC) to retain Lt. Gen. Antonio Parlade as its mouthpiece despite questions on the legality of his appointment. “All I can say is: They made their choice, and […] The post Lacson vows reduced support for NTF-ELCAC following Parlade’s retention appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Japan’s Nishikori agrees with Osaka that Olympic ‘discussions’ needed

Japanese tennis star Kei Nishikori on Monday said he agreed with compatriot Naomi Osaka that organisers have to “discuss” whether they can hold the delayed Tokyo Olympics safely due to the coronavirus pandemic. A virus state of emergency in Japan’s capital city and other parts of the country was extended on Friday, less than three […] The post Japan’s Nishikori agrees with Osaka that Olympic ‘discussions’ needed appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Rob suspect slain in shootout

A man allegedly involved in burglarizing an overseas Filipino worker’s home was killed in a shootout with lawmen in Cabanatuan City, Nueva Ecija, late Monday. The suspect, identified only as one “Darwin Basan,” traded shots with police who were conducting follow-up operations along Saint Joseph st., Brgy. Zulueta, around 11 p.m., according to a report […] The post Rob suspect slain in shootout appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Japan’s Osaka ‘not sure’ Olympics should happen as doubts grow

Japanese superstar Naomi Osaka admitted she was “not really sure” the coronavirus-hit Tokyo Olympics should go ahead as doubts grew about the Games just weeks before the opening ceremony. The four-time tennis Grand Slam winner joined fellow Japanese player Kei Nishikori in raising concerns, with Tokyo and other parts of Japan under a coronavirus state […] The post Japan’s Osaka ‘not sure’ Olympics should happen as doubts grow appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Rody yields to Senate call to adjust import cap on pork

President Rodrigo Duterte has adjusted the import ceiling on pork products this year to 250,000 metric tons (MT), lower than what his advisers had proposed, as a “compromise” with lawmakers. Duterte on Monday signed Executive Order No. 133 which increased the minimum access volume (MAV) or import ceiling on pork meat from the existing 54,210 […] The post Rody yields to Senate call to adjust import cap on pork appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Australia basketball star drops Olympic race row boycott threat

Australian basketball star Liz Cambage on Tuesday withdrew a threat to boycott the Tokyo Olympics over “whitewashed” team photoshoots, but vowed to remain outspoken on social justice issues. The 29-year-old, a two-time Olympian who is preparing for the new WNBA season with the Las Vegas Aces, last week took issue with two promotional pictures showing […] The post Australia basketball star drops Olympic race row boycott threat appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Celtics’ Jaylen Brown out for the rest of the season

Boston Celtics forward Jaylen Brown will miss the remainder of the season after suffering torn wrist ligaments, the team confirmed on Monday. The Celtics star had already been sidelined by an ankle injury suffered during a collision with teammate Jayson Tatum in a loss to Portland on May 2. Now the Celtics confirmed that Brown […] The post Celtics’ Jaylen Brown out for the rest of the season appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Lucio Tan’s LTG reports P6.49B net income

LT Group Inc. (LTG), the conglomerate of tycoon Lucio Tan, reported a P6.49 billion attributable net income in the first quarter of the year — P276 million or 4.5 percent higher than the P6.2 billion posted last year. In a regulatory filing on Tuesday, LTG said the listed Philippine National Bank (PNB) contributed P1.02 billion […] The post Lucio Tan’s LTG reports P6.49B net income appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Carpio, Del Rosario only want to create trouble

Should President Duterte ignore Carpio’s dare, Carpio will exploit the situation anew by accusing the President of reneging on his campaign promise. The post Carpio, Del Rosario only want to create trouble appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Stay as boxing champ

While Pacman did not disappoint his colleagues, who got prime ringside seats, the House stopped work, or, in plain terms, wasted public money to make way for Pacquiao. The post Stay as boxing champ appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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FBI releases documents regarding death of Nirvana frontman

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) recently made public archived records concerning the death of  Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain which had been ruled as suicide by the Seattle Police Department in 1994. However, according to some individuals, that was not the case. The 10-page document included letters from persons whose names were redacted addressed to the […] The post FBI releases documents regarding death of Nirvana frontman appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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Mag-live in partner kalaboso sa shabu

Arestado ang isang mag-live in partner na umano’y mga tulak ng ipinagbabawal na gamot sa isinagawang buy-bust operation ng mga awtoridad sa Bulacan Sabado ng gabi. Sa ulat ni San Jose Del Monte Police Chief PMaj. Julius Alvaro, alas – 6:30 ng gabi nang magsagawa ng buy-bust operation ang mga tauhan ng Station Drug Enforcement […] The post Mag-live in partner kalaboso sa shabu appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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