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Ex-CJ Corona passes away

MANILA, Philippines - Former Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Renato Corona on Friday morning succumbed to cardiac arrest at the age of 67.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 11:57 pm

Imelda Marcos is ready to be the mother of all Filipinos - Inquirer.net


Inquirer.net

Imelda Marcos is ready to be the mother of all Filipinos
Inquirer.net
Imelda Marcos, who must be salivating at the thought of taking a big step on the way back to Malacanang if Bongbong wins, had this to say on Monday: “If you vote for Marcos and Romualdez, you will have Imelda as your mother whose love is boundless for ...
Imelda Marcos counts on Eastern Visayas votes for son's VP bidInterAksyon

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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:48 pm

BSP foils attempt to hack website - Inquirer.net


Inquirer.net

BSP foils attempt to hack website
Inquirer.net
The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas is the latest government institution that hackers targeted but it successfully defended itself because of robust security features, BSP Gov. Amando M. Tetangco Jr. said on Thursday. The attempt to hack the BSP website ...
BSP foils hacking attempt on websiteCNN Philippines

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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:43 pm

AMLC files criminal complaint vs Philrem execs - Philippine Star


Philippine Star

AMLC files criminal complaint vs Philrem execs
Philippine Star
Remittance company Philrem Service Corp. president Salud Bautista, second right, accompanied by Philrem treasurer Michael Bautista, second left, speaks during the continuing Philippine Senate probe on the $81 million of Bangladesh's stolen funds that ...

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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:27 pm

PH labor cost among lowest in Asean - Inquirer.net


Washington Post

PH labor cost among lowest in Asean
Inquirer.net
Labor costs in the Philippines remained among the most competitive in the Asean, but this comparative advantage could also be a “double-edged sword,” according to global advisory firm Willis Towers Watson. Based on the Willis Towers Watson's 2015-2016 ...
Scarborough as new SChina Sea flashpointThe Manila Times
Here's why Jakarta doesn't push back when China barges into Indonesian watersWashington Post
Scarborough Shoal: China throws the US pivot a lifelineAsia Times
Manila Bulletin -The Australian -Bloomberg -South China Morning Post
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:26 pm

Duterte accounts had P2.4B in transactions - Inquirer.net


Inquirer.net

Duterte accounts had P2.4B in transactions
Inquirer.net
PROOF, HE SAYS Vice presidential candidate Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV shows members of the media a brown envelope which purportedly contains details of bank accounts that, the senator said, belong to presidential aspirant Rodrigo Duterte and his three ...
PNoy ready to die for democracyManila Bulletin
Clear and present dangerBusinessWorld Online Edition
Davao mayor confirms BPI accountsThe Manila Times
Sun.Star -GMA News -InterAksyon -Rappler
all 232 news articles »
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:19 pm

Bets agree on tax reform, but differ on policy

MANILA, Philippines - Leading candidates for national elections all agree that a comprehensive tax reform is overdue, but they differ on policies they will p
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

Bangko Sentral foils attempts to hack its website

MANILA, Philippines - The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) has prevented attempts by cyber thieves to hack its website following the $81-million theft from
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

Whistle-blowers’ portal vs erring GOCC execs, workers launched

MANILA, Philippines - An online portal that will serve as an avenue to report erring officials and employees of government-owned and controlled corporations
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

Bautista: Mall voting lawful

MANILA, Philippines - Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chairman Andres Bautista gave assurance yesterday that the scrapped shopping mall voting is legal.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

AMLC files criminal complaint vs Philrem execs

MANILA, Philippines - The Anti-Money Laundering Council (AMLC) has filed a third criminal complaint against individuals suspected of involvement in the loss
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

6 Maguindanao schools bombed

Comelec loses polling centers in simultaneous attacks
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

Pacman on kidnap: I was not informed

MANILA, Philippines - Boxing icon and Sarangani Rep.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

Poll watchdogs have tough time hiring volunteers

MANILA, Philippines - Election watchdogs National Citizen’s Movement for Free Elections (Namfrel) and Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV)
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

Noy: No one can top my achievements

MANILA, Philippines - President Aquino on Wednesday said none of his predecessors, and even all the presidential candidates – except for administration bets
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 4:00 pm

Court asked to reconsider bail grant to Lanete, Napoles - The Manila Times


Court asked to reconsider bail grant to Lanete, Napoles
The Manila Times
PROSECUTORS under the Office of the Ombudsman are asking the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan's Fourth Division to reconsider its ruling granting the bail petitions of former Masbate Rep. and dismissed Governor Rizalina Seachon-Lanete and ...

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Posted: April 28, 2016, 3:43 pm

Trump’s ‘America first’ speech alarms US allies

Donald Trump's first major foreign policy address alarmed American allies, who view the Republican front runner's repeated invocation of an “America first” agenda as a threat to retreat from the world.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 2:40 pm

Indonesia to host talks on maritime security after kidnappings

"What we have started discussing is how we can conduct coordinated patrols in the region so we can prevent problems like piracy," foreign ministry spokesman Arrmanatha Nasir told reporters.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 1:30 pm

Japan tour brochure tells visitors not to fart in public

The Hokkaido Tourism Organization, which represents Japan's northern-most island, published a downloadable brochure on its website, with polite instructions on everything from public bathing to using a Japanese toilet.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 1:14 pm

China warns 'negative consequences' if PHL wins arbitration case

Any sort of arbitration goes against the Declaration on the Conduct (DOC) of Parties in the South China Sea signed between 10 nations from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China in 2002, said Chinese vice foreign minister Liu Zhenmin. 
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 12:52 pm

North Korea rushes to re-test intermediate missile, fails again: South Korea - InterAksyon


InterAksyon

North Korea rushes to re-test intermediate missile, fails again: South Korea
InterAksyon
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un (C) speaks during a visit to the Sinhung Machine Plant in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang April 1, 2016. REUTERS/KCNA ...
South Korea: Suspected midrange North Korean missiles failWilkes Barre Times-Leader
Once in a lifetimeThe Economist
2nd North Korean Missile Test in 2 Weeks Fails, South SaysNew York Times
Fox News -The Manila Times -gulfnews.com -euronews
all 240 news articles »
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 12:36 pm

After hostage beheading, is Philippines facing IS threat? - Inquirer.net


Inquirer.net

After hostage beheading, is Philippines facing IS threat?
Inquirer.net
This image made from undated militant video shows Canadians John Ridsdel (right) and Robert Hall. Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed that the decapitated head of a Caucasian male recovered on April 25 in the southern Philippines belongs ...
Military attacks Abu Sayyaf lair in JoloGMA News
Kidnap threat by Abu Sayyaf shocks PacquiaoThe Manila Times
Pacquiao presses senatorial campaign despite kidnap threatManila Bulletin
The Independent -Los Angeles Times -The Standard -Fox News Latino
all 165 news articles »
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 12:02 pm

Marcos to formally ask Comelec why his OAV votes going to Gringo

Marcos claimed that based on the reports reaching his office, the votes that were supposed to be credited to him were being credited in the receipts to fellow Vice Presidential candidate Sen. Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 9:57 am

Mother identifies Mary Jane Veloso's alleged recruiters in court

On the eve of the first anniversary of Mary Jane Veloso's near execution in Indonesia, her mother positively identified in court the two alleged recruiters blamed for sending her to Yogyakarta Airport with heroin in her luggage.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 9:51 am

US Labels Switzerland an Internet Piracy Haven - TorrentFreak


TorrentFreak

US Labels Switzerland an Internet Piracy Haven
TorrentFreak
The Office of the United States Trade Representative has published its annual Special 301 Report calling out other nations for failing to live up to U.S. IP enforcement standards. This year European ally Switzerland has been placed on the Watch List ...
USTR releases “Special 301” Report on IP rights across the worldThe Pharma Letter (registration)

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Posted: April 28, 2016, 8:13 am

North Korea test of intermediate-range missile fails again —South Korea

North Korea fired what appeared to have been an intermediate range ballistic missile on Thursday but it crashed seconds after the test launch, South Korea's defense ministry said.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 7:58 am

Sick of crisis, Venezuelans line up to recall president 

Venezuelans lined up Wednesday to seek a recall referendum against President Nicolas Maduro, exasperated with a grinding crisis that has paralyzed government offices five days a week and triggered rolling blackouts.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 7:20 am

Costa Concordia skipper fights to avoid prison over Italy disaster

Francesco  Schettino was sentenced in February 2015 to 16 years and one month in jail after a judge ruled his recklessness caused the accident that ensued after the giant pleasure boat struck underwater rocks off the Tuscan island of Giglio.  
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 7:09 am

6 Maguindanao schools bombed - Inquirer.net


Inquirer.net

6 Maguindanao schools bombed
Inquirer.net
SULTAN MASTURA, Maguindanao – Unidentified gunmen launched almost simultaneous bomb attacks on six school buildings here before dawn Wednesday, police said. The school buildings will be used by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) as ...

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Posted: April 28, 2016, 5:07 am

UN envoy urges Obama, Putin to save Syria truce, peace process

The United Nations mediator on Thursday called on the leaders of the United States and the Russian Federation to salvage the "barely alive" two-month-old ceasefire in Syria and revitalize the damaged peace process.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 2:47 am

Obama looking for laughs one last time

Once a year, the US president attends a party he can't avoid and is asked to make Washington laugh.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 1:47 am

US toddler shoots mom dead

A toddler riding in the back of a car accidentally shot dead his mother with a gun that slid out from under the driver's seat, US police said Wednesday.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 1:00 am

Austria plans fence to stop migrants at major border crossing with Italy

VIENNA - Austria outlined plans on Wednesday to erect a fence at a border crossing with Italy that is a vital link between northern and southern Europe, escalating a stand-off between the two states over how to handle a migration crisis.
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Posted: April 28, 2016, 12:51 am

Venezuela decrees two-day week for public sector to save energy

Venezuela's socialist government ordered public workers on Tuesday to work a two-day week as an energy-saving measure in the crisis-hit South American OPEC country.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 11:13 pm

Iraq bans Al Jazeera network over coverage

Iraqi authorities have revoked the operating licence of the pan-Arab satellite network Al Jazeera and closed its offices in Baghdad, accusing it of violating government guidelines issued in 2014 to regulate media “during the war on terror.”
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 10:49 pm

US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate

US Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, in a last-ditch bid to slow front-runner Donald Trump's momentum, on Wednesday named former business executive Carly Fiorina to be his vice presidential running mate if he wins the nomination.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 8:50 pm

Female suicide bomber wounds several people in Turkish city of Bursa

A female suicide bomber wounded eight people when she blew herself up near the main mosque in the northwestern Turkish city of Bursa on Wednesday, officials said, the fifth suicide bombing in a major urban center this year.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 6:37 pm

MIAA, PAL probe 'laslas-bagahe' incident at NAIA

The Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) has vowed full cooperation in the investigation on the alleged theft of P50,000 worth of valuables from a Pinay balikbayan from Hong Kong.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 12:31 pm

More than 190,000 Pinoys cast ballots overseas

A total of 191,427 registered Filipino voters abroad have cast their ballots as of Wednesday morning, 18 days into the month-long overseas absentee voting. 
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 10:28 am

Number of Pinoy students in NZ up 73% in 2015

The number of Filipino students studying in New Zealand has increased from 2014 to 2015 and is expected to rise further this year, according to Education New Zealand, a crown entity.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 9:57 am

DFA confirms PHL envoy to China hospitalized

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Wednesday confirmed that Philippine Ambassador to China Erlinda Basilio has been hospitalized.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 9:22 am

Pinay gets life in Dubai for drug trafficking

A Filipina saleswoman was sentenced to life imprisonment in the United Arab Emirates after the Dubai Court of First Instance found her guilty of drug possession.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 6:04 am

Pinay from HK loses P50,000 worth of valuables at NAIA 

A Filipina balikbayan from Hong Kong has lost P50,000 worth of valuables to suspected thieves upon her arrival at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) on Tuesday.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 5:30 am

DFA exec admits 80% overseas voting target 'unrealistic'

The head of the country's absentee voting secretariat on Wednesday admitted that the government's 80-percent target of Filipinos casting their ballots overseas for this year's elections is no longer attainable.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 5:06 am

PHL envoy to China ill, is hospitalized in Beijing

The Philippines' envoy to China is afflicted with a serious ailment that led to her hospitalization at a crucial time when relations between Manila and Beijing may be further strained by an upcoming decision by  an international tribunal in The Hague on the South China Sea disputes.
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Posted: April 27, 2016, 4:24 am

Family accused of trafficking Pinoys to Malta

A man and his three children who were accused of trafficking Filipino workers to Malta have been granted bail, reports said.
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Posted: April 26, 2016, 11:55 am

PHL overseas field voting begins in Saipan

Filipinos began casting their votes on Saipan as the field voting for the overseas absentee voting began Monday.
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Posted: April 26, 2016, 7:49 am

Pinoy with rare brain disease undergoes free surgery in Australia

A Filipino with a rare neurological disease that causes him to suffer uncontrolled rigid movements recently underwent free surgery in Australia to prolong his life.
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Posted: April 26, 2016, 6:27 am

Filipino domestic workers in Hong Kong vote to clean up back home

Twerking, selfie-taking, picnicking and performing impromptu dance routines -- Hong Kong's 180,000-strong community of Filipino workers fill the city's public spaces on Sundays, their day off, to relax and party.
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Posted: April 26, 2016, 2:31 am

The presidentiables’ plans for OFWs

The five presidential candidates on Sunday laid out their plans to ease the hardships being experienced by overseas Filipino workers (OFWs).
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Posted: April 24, 2016, 12:45 pm
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