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2 towns in Pangasinan now under state of calamity, 3 more may follow soon

2 towns in Pangasinan now under state of calamity, 3 more may follow soon »

At least two towns in Pangasinan are now under state of calamity and three others are expected to follow suit as a result of the flood spawned by rains dumped by Typhoon "Luis",...

September 18 2014 / No comment / Read More »
CDO officials to hear plaints from market vendors

CDO officials to hear plaints from market vendors »

The City Council here has summoned the city market administrator and the traffic consultant to a hearing Friday to answer plaints of market vendors here....

September 18 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Immigration

IMMIGRATION READY FOR AIRPORT TRANSFERS

IMMIGRATION READY FOR AIRPORT TRANSFERS »

As five major airlines prepare for their eventual transfer from NAIA terminal I to terminal 3, the Bureau of Immigration is equally busy preparing a smooth transfer of their personnel to avoid an interruption in...

August 4 2014 / No comment / Read More »
BI USES SECURITY VISA STICKER FOR TOURIST VISA EXTENSIONS

BI USES SECURITY VISA STICKER FOR TOURIST VISA EXTENSIONS »

As part of its intensified campaign against illegal transactions, the Bureau of Immigration (BI) has begun using new “security visa stickers.”...

August 4 2014 / No comment / Read More »

The Filipino Abroad

Pinay teen makes it to The Voice USA blind audition

Pinay teen makes it to The Voice USA blind audition »

Another Filipina teenager has made it to a popular singing competition in the United States....

October 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Malacañang

Palace: Purisima answered truthfully

Palace: Purisima answered truthfully »

Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Alan Purisima has answered "truthfully" the questions raised in his statement of assets, liabilities, and net worth (SALN)....

October 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Special Feature

US News Agency reaches out to Southern California headed by Dr. Felix P. Lapuz »

US News Agency reaches out to Southern California headed by Dr. Felix P. Lapuz

Dr. Felix P. Lapuz, President of U.S. News Agency Southern California, Joe T. Cobilla, Vice President for Advertising and U.S. News Agency Las Vegas Founding/Chairman Renato A. Avenido have closed a deal from informal talks that will establish the Southern California arm of U.S. News Agency, in an effort to strengthen the bonds between Filipinos and Southern Californians.

October 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

National

Palace: Purisima answered truthfully »

Palace: Purisima answered truthfully

Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said Philippine National Police (PNP) Director General Alan Purisima has answered "truthfully" the questions raised in his statement of assets,...

Oct 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Marcoses concealed other paintings – PCGG official »

Marcoses concealed other paintings – PCGG official

Of the "more or less" 156 paintings allegedly collected by the Marcoses during their reign, only 12 paintings have been located so far, an...

Oct 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Asian Nations

China, Malaysia join hands in port partnership »

China, Malaysia join hands in port partnership

China and Malaysia signed Monday an agreement to establish a sister port partnership between two major shipping cities as the two countries seeks to...

Sep 15 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Six trapped in SW China tunnel collapse »

Six trapped in SW China tunnel collapse

Six workers were trapped in debris after a railway tunnel under construction collapsed in southwest China's Yunnan Province on Monday morning, local authorities said....

Sep 15 2014 / No comment / Read More »
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North and South America

US-led strikes hit IS group as coalition grows »

US-led strikes hit IS group as coalition grows

American warplanes and drones hit Islamic State group tanks, Humvees, checkpoints and bunkers in airstrikes Friday targeting the extremists in Syria and Iraq, as the U.S.-led coalition expanded to include Britain, Denmark and Belgium....

Sep 27 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Airstrikes in Syria: US, Arab allies hit IS sites »

Airstrikes in Syria: US, Arab allies hit IS sites

The U.S. and Arab allies launched what leaders declared would be a long and sustained military assault against Islamic State strongholds in Syria and Iraq, and the U.S. simultaneously targeted an al-Qaida cell said to be plotting imminent attacks on American and other Western interests,...

Sep 23 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Las Vegas News

University of Nevada, Reno leaders applaud Tesla gigafactory decision »

University of Nevada, Reno leaders applaud Tesla gigafactory decision

University of Nevada, Reno leaders have reacted to the announcement that Tesla will construct its gigafactory for the production of lithium-ion batteries in northern Nevada. The Tesla decision, confirmed Thursday afternoon by Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval at a news conference at the Nevada Capitol Building,...

Sep 11 2014 / No comment / Read More »

University’s new Earthquake Engineering Lab celebrates grand opening »

University’s new Earthquake Engineering Lab celebrates grand opening

The move is complete and experiments are underway in the University of Nevada, Reno’s new Earthquake Engineering Laboratory. The College of Engineering hosted a grand opening today celebrating the new lab space in the world-renowned seismic engineering facility....

Jul 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Entertainment

Piolo is his son’s number one critic »

Piolo is his son’s number one critic

Inigo Pascual feels extremely grateful that his father, Piolo Pascual, is slowly allowing him to follow his footsteps in show business....

Oct 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

‘Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon’ airs finale on Oct. 10 »

‘Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon’ airs finale on Oct. 10

ABS-CBN's hit primetime drama "Sana Bukas Pa Ang Kahapon" is now down to its last eight nights....

Oct 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Sports

Thompson powers Perpetual past Benilde »

Thompson powers Perpetual past Benilde

University of Perpetual Help rode on Earl Scottie Thompson's strong effort as it turned back College of St. Benilde (CSB), 65-62, to inch closer to advancing to the Final Four in the 90th NCAA basketball tournament at The Arena in San Juan City on Wednesday....

Oct 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

FEU beats La Salle, forges title showdown vs NU »

FEU beats La Salle, forges title showdown vs NU

Mac Belo hit a corner three-pointer at the buzzer to lift the Far Eastern University (FEU) Tamaraws to a dramatic 67-64 victory over defending champions De La Salle University Green Archers, and advance to the Finals of the UAAP Season 77 men's basketball tournament....

Oct 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »


Business

Korea’s Daum, Kakao form new company »

Korea’s Daum, Kakao form new companyTop Korean companies Daum Communications and Kakao Corp. have merged to form a new company aimed at becoming a "mobile lifestyle platform" leader....

Oct 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Lackluster factory data hits world stocks, dollar strong »

Lackluster factory data hits world stocks, dollar strongStocks worldwide began the fourth quarter on a negative note on Wednesday, as lackluster economic data and civil unrest in Hong Kong kept investors cautious...

Oct 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

World News

Female UAE pilot ‘leads strikes’ on jihadists »

Female UAE pilot ‘leads strikes’ on jihadistsA female pilot has led United Arab Emirates air strikes that targeted Islamic State jihadists in Syria as part of the US-led campaign against extremists....

Sep 25 2014 / No comment / Read More »

New airstrikes in Syria take aim at Islamic State’s oil money »

New airstrikes in Syria take aim at Islamic State’s oil moneyA third night of U.S.-led airstrikes pounded Islamic State-controlled oil refineries in eastern Syria, as the United States and its partners moved to choke off...

Sep 25 2014 / No comment / Read More »
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National News Illustrated

ROXAS GIVES COMMENDATION TO THE HEROES OF THE ZAMBOANGA SIEGE  

ROXAS GIVES COMMENDATION TO THE HEROES OF THE ZAMBOANGA SIEGE  

Interior and Local Government Sec. Mar Roxas on September 29, 2014, commended 39 individuals who died defending Zamboanga during the Zamboanga Siege in September, 2013....

Sep 30, 2014 / More »

Provincial News Illustrated

National Nutrition Month in Davao

National Nutrition Month in Davao

Workers and residents of DSWD rehabilitation centers participate in the cooking competition highlighting the National Nutrition Month observance....

Aug 4, 2014 / More »

Entertainment Illustrated

Angelica Panganiban shoots film with JM

Angelica Panganiban shoots film with JM

Actress Angelica Panganiban will star in the upcoming romantic comedy "That Thing Called Tadhana" with actor JM de Guzman....

Sep 29, 2014 / More »

Movies

‘Guardians’ returns to reclaim US box office win from ‘Turtles’

‘Guardians’ returns to reclaim US box office win from ‘Turtles’

Marvel's hit space adventure "Guardians of the Galaxy" returned to win the domestic box office race in its fourth week of release, slaying the "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" and ending the oversized reptiles'...

Aug 25, 2014 / More »