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DOJ to defend PHL's 'sovereign right' to prohibit foreigners from joining rallies

GMA Breaking News - 11 min 38 sec ago
Department of Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra on Saturday said the agency is prepared to defend the government's right to prohibit foreigners from participating in political activities in the Philippines.
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FEU ends nine-year UAAP Finals drought, ousts Ateneo

Inquirer Breaking News - 20 min 17 sec ago
Far Eastern University ended a nine-year finals drought after eliminating Ateneo, 25-20, 25-21, 14-25, 25-19, to advance to the UAAP Season 80 women's volleyball Finals Saturday at Mall of Asia Arena. The Lady Tamaraws also halted the Lady Eagles' streak of six straight appearances in the championship round....

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Queen Elizabeth II turns 92, to attend star-studded concert

Inquirer Breaking News - 21 min 30 sec ago
LONDON --- Queen Elizabeth II is marking her 92nd birthday with a star-studded concert in London. Sting, Tom Jones, Craig David and Kylie Minogue are among singers performing at the celebration at Royal Albert Hall, billed as the "Queen's Birthday Party." Prince Harry is expected to speak at Saturday evening's event, in his new role as president of The Queen's Commonwealth Trust. Special gun salutes are also being staged midday Saturday in central London to mark the occasion. The queen celebrates two birthdays every year: Her actual birthday on Aprril 21, which she usually marks privately with her family, and her "official birthday" in the summer. That usually falls on...

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Drone and Phone in PH episode 1: Batan Island

Inquirer Breaking News - 26 min 11 sec ago
https://www.facebook.com/inquirerdotnet/videos/10156845093254453/   INQUIRER.net joins China Daily in this new Drone and Phone series featuring the islands of Batanes. For the first episode, the show is featuring Mt. Matarem, a 500 meter-tall volcano, and other attractions on the island of Batan.   Drone and Phone is an online travel and adventure show featuring outdoor activities in and around Asia. Hosted, produced and directed by DJ Clark, the show is shot using a small drone and a phone to give its audience a unique viewpoint....

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Lalaki patay, AWOL na pulis arestado sa South Cotabato

GMA Breaking News - 28 min 48 sec ago
Isang lalaki ang patay at isa pang AWOL na pulis ang arestado nang magsagawa ng drug raid ang mga awtoridad sa Polomolok, South Cotabato.
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La Salle holds off UP in Filoil opener

Inquirer Breaking News - 35 min 52 sec ago
De La Salle University drew impressive outings from its new recruits to hold off University of the Philippines, 82-79, at the start of the 2018 Filoil Flying V Preseason Cup at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. Kiwi import Kira Samuel and Fil-Aussie Brandon Bates impressed in their preseason debuts, combining for 21 points and 10 rebounds for the Green Archers. The 6-foot-8 Samuel had a near double-double with 12 points and seven rebounds while Bates added nine points, three rebounds and one block. "Actually, I'm not putting a lot of pressure on the two, but they delivered," said DLSU coach Louie Gonzalez. Key returnee Justine Baltazar topscored for La Salle with 16 points that w...

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Few barangay, SK polls hopefuls turn up on last day of COC filing --Comelec

GMA Breaking News - 38 min 24 sec ago
Only a few hopefuls went to election offices during the last day of the filing of certificates of candidacy for the Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan elections on May 14.
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Not Just Friendship: The Other Important Factor in Intimate Relationships

Inquirer Breaking News - 41 min 59 sec ago
Here at Preen, we're fully aware that adult life doesn't always go as smoothly (and look as beautiful) as curated Instagram feeds. We all face challenges amidst all the good things. Meet Mikka Wee, a former food editor-turned-working gal inSingapore, who's about to share all the ups and downs that come with adulting and living. Welcome to Bless This Mess! I am not a marriage expert, nor am I a love guru---far from that, actually. Especially being a former Miss-I-Don't -Want-to-Get-Married-Ever, marriage has been a learning and growth process for me. There are days when I am thrown into uncomfortable circumstances where I can choose to either retreat or to step up, and there are al...

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North Korea, setting stage for talks, halts nuclear, ICBM tests

Inquirer Breaking News - 43 min 50 sec ago
SEOUL, South Korea --- North Korea announced that it will suspend nuclear tests and intercontinental ballistic missile launches ahead of its summits with Seoul and Washington, but stopped short of suggesting it has any intention of giving up its hard-won nuclear arsenal. The announcement, which sets the table for further negotiations when the summits begin, was made by leader Kim Jong Un at a meeting of the North Korean ruling party's Central Committee on Friday. It was reported by the North's state-run media early Saturday. Kim justified the suspension to his party by saying the situation around North Korea has been rapidly changing "in favor of the Korean revolution" since he...

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Comelec: More than 386,000 have filed COCs for SK elections

Inquirer Breaking News - 1 hour 17 min ago
More than 386,000 individuals have already submitted their certificates of candidacy (COCs) for the 2018 Sangguniang Kabataan (SK) elections as of 5:00 p.m. on Friday, April 20. In a report released to media on Satuday, the Comelec gave the exact figure of those who filed their COCs as 386,206 -- which is more than 335,584 available SK seats. This does not mean, however, they are automatically considered eligible to run. The Comelec has yet to screen all applications before announcing the official list of candidates. On Friday, the National Youth Council (NYC) on Friday issued a resolution calling on the Comelec to extend the filing of COCs until Saturday, April 21, due to a pos...

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Army soldier dies, 27 others hurt in Zamboanga Sibugay accident

GMA Breaking News - 1 hour 21 min ago
A soldier died and 27 other people were injured after a military vehicle turned turtle in a highway in Siay, Zamboanga Sibugay, early Saturday.
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Avicii struggled with fame and had stepped away from the limelight

CNN Top Stories - 1 hour 32 min ago
Swedish superstar DJ Avicii made millions dance with his catchy hits, flashing lights and soulful collaborations.
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Sereno supporters hold prayer protest in front of De Castro’s house

Inquirer Breaking News - 1 hour 40 min ago
Supporters of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno staged a prayer protest on Saturday in front of a house they believe to be owned by Associate Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro. Members of the Coalition for Justice (CFJ), led by Fr. Robert Reyes, held a 30-minute prayer walk in front of the house in Merville Subdivision in Paraaque City. In a statement, Reyes said the prayer walk was intended to "enlighten" the high court magistrate on the quo warranto case filed by Solicitor General Jose Calida against Sereno. Nona Andaya-Castillo, a member of CFJ as well as the University of the Philippines (UP) Samasa Alumni Association, said that independence has to stay in the judicia...

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Espejo sets UAAP record with 55 points, Ateneo forces rubber match vs FEU

Inquirer Breaking News - 2 hours 2 min ago
Marck Espejo dug deep into his reserves and put on an historical performance to lead defending champion Ateneo past No. 2 Far Eastern University, 18-25, 25-14, 24-26, 25-23, 15-9, in the UAAP Season 80 men's volleyball Final Four Saturday at Mall of Asia Arena. Espejo set the UAAP scoring record with 55 points as the third seeded Blue Eagles forced a deciding match on Wednesday. The reigning four-time MVP reached the half-century mark in the fifth set when he gave the Blue Eagles an 8-5 lead. Espejo then, put Ateneo in match point, 14-9, with a block on Redijohn Paler for his 54th point. "Marck is a monster," said Ateneo head coach Oliver Almadro. "Those 55 points don't m...

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DPWH has started sending equipment for rehabilitation of Boracay

Inquirer Breaking News - 2 hours 10 min ago
Heavy equipment have started rolling into Boracay as April 26 -- the starting date of its six-month closure -- draws near. Wenceslao Leao Jr., the Western Visayas director of the Department of Public Works and Highways, said that the equipment included four dump trucks, two loaders, one backhoe loader and one unit of backhoe. They would be used to clear road obstructions and repair drainage systems on the island. "These equipment would be used for the widening of the main road, the Boracay Circumferential Road," Leao said. "There are road obstructions along the sidewalk. Right now, existing roads are very narrow, about four meters-wide. That is why there is often traffic ...

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5 days before Boracay shutdown, resort owners, workers meet to tackle their plight

Inquirer Breaking News - 2 hours 13 min ago
  BORACAY ISLAND, AKLAN---While tourists were swimming and sunbathing at the white beach a few meters away, resort owner Christopher Jude Lee talked with his employees in a special meeting at the lobby of the Hey Jude South Beach resort here. The mood was sober and the employees listened intently and silently as Lee discussed plans when the island-resort is shut down to tourists onApril 26. Lee said he has to close down the two resorts he operate on the island and will maintain a skeletal force from the total of 58 employees. They will maintain the operations of the resort restaurant for Boracay residents at a discounted price. While the island is closed to touris...

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P8-M cigarettes with fake tax stamps seized in Malabon, Manila

GMA Breaking News - 2 hours 13 min ago
The Bureau of Internal Revenue has seized more than P8 million worth of cigarettes with fake tax stamps in separate raids in Malabon and Manila.
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Filipino boxing Olympian Cantancio dies in motorcycle accident

Inquirer Breaking News - 2 hours 19 min ago
Former national boxing coach and two-time Olympian Leopoldo Cantancio died in a motorcycle accidenton Fridaynight. He was 54. Cantancio, who finished tied for 5th in the men's lightweight division of the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics, was driving home to Bago City from Bacolod where he coached a team in the Panaad Boxing Tournament. Philippine Olympic Committee president Ricky Vargas, also president of the Association of Boxing Alliances in the Philippines, expressed his sympathies to Cantancio's family. Cantancio won a bronze medal in the 1986 Asian Games in Seoul and got a silver in the 1990 Asiad in Beijing....

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Pimentel berates EU for ‘micromanaging’ Philippine affairs

Inquirer Breaking News - 2 hours 22 min ago
A disappointed Senate President Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III berated the European Union (EU) again for meddling in Philippine affairs. In a interview aired over AM radio dwIZ on Satuday, Pimentel said the EU was "micromanaging" the Philippines. "Masyado naman tayong mina-micro manage ng mga Europeans," he said. "Gusto nila sila pa magpatakbo sa atin. Gusto nila sila pa mag-implement ng ating laws against illegal drugs. Pati pa yung mga Department of Justice natin kung sino gustong file-an na terrorists, sila pa rin magdedecide." [The Europeans are micromanaging us too much. They want to be the ones to run our country. They even want to implement our laws against illegal drug...

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