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Malaysia upholds death sentences for nine Filipinos over 2013 incursion

15 January, 2018 | Hits:109

KUALA LUMPUR - A Malaysian court on Monday upheld death sentences handed down to nine men from the Philippines in connection with an 2013 incursion into the Malaysian part of Borneo island by Philippine fighters seeking to stake an ancient claim. The incursion by the fighters from the southern Philippines into Malaysia's Sabah state sparked a month-long crisis and at least 27 people were killed when Malaysian troops backed by fighter jets eventually subdued the militants. The conflict disrupted operations in Sabah’s...

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Nene Pimentel's appeal to the public, speak out now

15 January, 2018 | Hits:96

Former senator Aquilino "Nene" Pimentel Jr. has asked the public to voice out their opinion as the government seems to fast-track the implementation of a federal form of government. "Mga kababayan ko, ang direct appeal ko sa inyo, huwag kayong maghintay na hindi na kayo makapagsalita," he said in an interview on "Bawal ang Pasaway kay Mareng Winnie" on Monday evening. "Magsalita kayo ngayon," he added. Pimentel, known as the father of federalism and the father of the Local Government Code, said the...

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8 areas still positive for paralytic shellfish poison —BFAR

15 January, 2018 | Hits:124

Shellfish collected from eight areas still tested positive for paralytic shellfish poison, said the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) on Monday. However, Maqueda and Villareal Bays in Western Samar are now free from the toxic red tides. According to a BFAR bulletin dated January 15, all types of shellfish and alamang in the following areas are unsafe for human consumption as they contain “beyond the regulatory limit” of paralytic shellfish poison. Irong-Irong Bay in Western SamarMatarinao Bay in Eastern SamarCoastal waters...

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Carpio: PHL dumb to grant China request to do research in Benham Rise

15 January, 2018 | Hits:105

Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonio Carpio on Monday said it would be "dumb" if the Philippine government would allow the request of China to explore the resource-rich Philippine Rise. "China has squatted on the West Philippine Sea and refuses to leave despite the ruling of the UNCLOS tribunal. Now, China requests to be allowed to survey the Philippine Sea on the east side of the Philippines. The Philippines would be dumb to grant China's request," Carpio said in a 24 Oras...

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Lifting limit on Gilas-bound PBA players possible, says Marcial

15 January, 2018 | Hits:91

MANILA, Philippines – Barring injuries, June Mar Fajardo and the other members of the Gilas training pool will be ...

Peter Sagan: Cool, calm and collected ahead of Tour Down Under

14 January, 2018 | Hits:148

    If there were a classification just for sheer attention alone then Peter Sagan would already be streaks ...

Morales picks up where he left off with another cycling victory

14 January, 2018 | Hits:155

On the podium from left to right: Ronald Oranza, Jan Paul Morales and Marcelo Felipe. June Navarro/INQUIRERThere’s...

UAAP juniors: NU once again tops FEU in finals rematch, ADMU pounds UST to go 8-0

14 January, 2018 | Hits:141

BIG GAME. MVP candidate Rhayyan Amsali (21 points, 6 rebounds, 4 assists) had a big game to lift NU over FEU. File photo...

Saudi women score right to watch soccer in stadiums

12 January, 2018 | Hits:153

A Saudi woman cheers as she watches a soccer match in Jeddah. (Reuters)JEDDAH — Women in black abayas and fluoresc...

Serena Williams says motherhood may make her better player

10 January, 2018 | Hits:222

BEST TO COME. Serena Williams says the pressure is off her to play, which she feels could make her a better player. Phot...

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Subway rider gives homeless man 'the shoes off his feet'

15 January, 2018 | Hits:94

A Chicago woman says she was inspired after seeing a Good Samaritan give away his own winter boots to a homeless man on ...

13 victims, ages 2 to 29, kept shackled in foul Perris home by parents, officials say

15 January, 2018 | Hits:84

David and Louise Turpin allegedly kept 13 victims confined in filthy conditions in Perris home. (Riverside County Sherif...

Apple health data used in murder trial

14 January, 2018 | Hits:128

The data shows steps and flights climbed Health data has provided crucial evidence at a trial in Germany, in which ...

California mudslide toll rises to 20, as search continues

14 January, 2018 | Hits:113

Rescue teams are continuing to search through the debris to find four people who are still missing Officials have ident...

Eliza Dushku’s ‘True Lies’ Legal Guardian Backs Actress’ Sexual Assault Claims, Calls Joel Kramer “Pedophile” – Update

14 January, 2018 | Hits:329

UPDATED with Sue Booth-Forbes’s full statement: Actress Eliza Dushku earlier today accused f...

Leonardo DiCaprio to star in Quentin Tarantino's Charles Manson movie

14 January, 2018 | Hits:143

Leonardo Dicaprio who will reunite with his Django Unchained director Quentin Tarantino for his next movie. Photograph: ...


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