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Maraming salamat, Manny!

Deafening silence met the announcement that Cuban WBA welterweight champion Yordenis Ugas retained his title against the fancied heavy favorite, eight division titleist and sitting senator Manny “Pacman” Pacquaio. It was a totally unexpected finish to a bout billed by his backers as the Sarangani legend's booster event as he prepares to wage battle in his other calling as a political leader dedicated to serving the people. .....»»

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Losing support

Last week, the Philippine Army’s 8th Infantry Division engaged the New People’s Army in Dolores, Eastern Samar in a fierce gunbattle that lasted 16 hours resulting in the killing of at least 19 communist rebels while the government side registered no casualty......»»

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Legacies and lessons for the next government

It’s been 38 years since that fateful day on August 21, 1983, when Senator Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. was assassinated by his military captors at the tarmac of what was then the Manila International Airport. This tragic moment in history awakened the nation in what was globally branded as the peaceful “People Power” revolution that toppled the Marcos dictatorship. .....»»

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A heartbroken nation

Corruption - as a priest friend who happens to be both a canon lawyer and a civil “juris doctor” once pointed out to me – comes from two Latin words, “cor” which means “heart”, and “raptus” which translates as broken. Hence, etymologically, the word “corruption” means broken heart. This definition literally and figuratively captures the full meaning of the word “corruption.”.....»»

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Duque the beloved

Again, we are moved to ask: What does the Health Secretary have on the President?.....»»

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Thurman shares do’s, don’ts for Ugas

Keith Thurman stepped inside MGM’s main press center Friday and took centerstage......»»

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Whom is destiny calling?

Manny Pacquiao calls himself a “Man of Destiny” while defending WBA welterweight super champion Yordenis Ugas insists it was destiny that brought him the unexpected opportunity to fight the Filipino icon......»»

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Manny unfazed by Ugas’ length

WBA welterweight super champion Yordenis Ugas’ length isn’t a cause for concern as challenger Manny Pacquiao brushed off former titleholder Keith Thurman’s claim that the Cuban’s long arms and deadly left uppercut will cause problems in their scheduled 12-round title bout at the T-Mobile Arena here this morning (Manila time)......»»

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Duterte wishes Pacman good luck

President Duterte is wishing Sen. Manny Pacquiao victory in his fight against Cuban Yordenis Ugas today (Manila time), Sen. Christopher “Bong” Go said yesterday......»»

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Cuban won’t do a Rigondeaux

Yordenis Ugas of Cuba will not observe social-distancing inside the ring against Manny Pacquiao Saturday......»»

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Julio Cesar Chavez picks Pacquiao to win by decision vs Ugas

MANILA, Philippines—Mexican boxing legend Julio Cesar Chavez believes Manny Pacquiao will walk away with the victory against Yordenis Ugas in their welterweight title match on Sunday (Manila time) at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. In an interview with FightHype.com, Chavez said Pacquiao could walk away with the WBA welterweight Super title via decision against Ugas. […] The post Julio Cesar Chavez picks Pacquiao to win by decision vs Ugas appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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49 Filipinos still in Afghanistan amid Taliban takeover; 158 evacuated — DFA

MANILA, Philippines — An estimated 49 Filipinos are still in Afghanistan while 158 have already left or were evacuated amid the takeover of the Taliban, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Saturday. According to the DFA’s situation bulletin, 42 Filipinos are still requesting company or government repatriation. Meanwhile, the Philippine Embassy in Islamabad has […] The post 49 Filipinos still in Afghanistan amid Taliban takeover; 158 evacuated — DFA appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Gerald may balak humingi ng tawad kay Bea: I made a mistake

MATAPANG na sinagot ni Gerald Anderson ang mga nagbabagang tanong ng King of Talk na si Boy Abunda kasama ang co-stars nito sa “Init sa Magdamag” na sina Yam Concepcion at JM de Guzman. Inamin ng Kapamilya actor na kung may pagkakataon ay plano niyang ayusin ang mga nangyari matapos ang kontrobersyal na exclusive interview […] The post Gerald may balak humingi ng tawad kay Bea: I made a mistake appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Shabu worth P340K found inside parcel during K9 inspection of Tagbilaran City forwarding firm

CEBU CITY, Philippines — At least 50 grams of suspected shabu were discovered inside a parcel during a random K9 inspection conducted by PDEA agents at a forwarding company in Barangay Poblacion 2, Tagbilaran City, Bohol on Saturday afternoon, August 21. Leiah Albiar, the spokesperson of PDEA-7, said that around 3:15 p.m. today, August 21, […] The post Shabu worth P340K found inside parcel during K9 inspection of Tagbilaran City forwarding firm appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

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Barty beats Krejcikova to reach semi-finals in Cincinnati | Sports

Mason, Ohio, USA (AP) – Ash Party beat Barbora Krijkova 6-2, 6-4 on Friday to reach the semifinals of the Western and Southern Open. The.....»»

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Questions left by Doki’s announcement of Afghan reception

Joint statement by the President of the Republic, Ivan Duque Marquez, and the United States Ambassador to Colombia, Philip Goldberg On Friday, Colombian President Ivan.....»»

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The United States extends travel restrictions at the border with Mexico until September 21

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) confirmed Friday that ground travel restrictions on non-essential travel at the Mexico-US border will remain in place until at.....»»

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Thirteen countries will receive deported Afghans, details of the United States

Thirteen countries, including four from Latin America, have so far agreed to receive at least temporary Afghans expelled from Afghanistan and more than a dozen.....»»

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Brazil. The man combines doses and is vaccinated five times against Covid-19

Pfizer, Coronavac, AstraZeneca … one man collected almost all the vaccines given against it COVID-19 employment Brazil He will have to explain to the authorities.....»»

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Spain is the country that receives the most “spam” via email

Spain was the country with the highest number of spam or Spam emails During the second quarter of 2020, 9.3% of all these threats accounted.....»»

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