Ilocos, Philippines Newswire

Ilocos, Philippines Newswire

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  1. Nawen, Libuit Ready for fightRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    BAGUIO. Team Lakay's Delfin Nawen faces off with John Lloyd Libuit safehouse MMA during their weigh in for the fifth staging of PXC Laban MMA at the Baguio Convention Center.

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  2. A peek on Davao City's rambunctious art industryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    IT WAS my first time to attend Art Talk, a Davao media forum on arts and culture, last Tuesday, December 6. Attending the event just immersed me to the flourishing art industry in Davao City. Every first Tuesday of the month, Davao-based artists and members of the media meet at the Park Inn by Radisson for Art Talk session.

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  3. Fireworks ban remain in La TrinidadRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    La Trinidad Mayor Romeo Salda reminded the public the ban is still in effect and he will not sign any permits seeking to sell fireworks in the town. "I will also have to instruct the Municipal Chief of Police to assure there will be no sellers of fireworks," Salda said.

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  4. OFW one-stop shops now in 11 regionsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ELEVEN of the 18 regions of the Philippines now have their own One-Stop Service Center for OFWs , according to the Philippine Overseas Employment Administration . In a statement, the POEA said that aside from the one in its main office in Ortigas Avenue, Mandaluyong City, there are 10 other Osscos that have opened since.

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  5. Mall Road, in Shimla, India. Picture: AlamyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Venture into the highlands of Southeast Asia or the Indian subcontinent and sooner or later you'll stumble upon a hill station. These lofty, purpose-built settlements offered imperial administrators, military officers and planters a home away from home where they could rest, recuperate and socialise when summer temperatures at sea level became unbearable.

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  6. BCDA looking at Camp Allen dev'tRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sun-Star

    Dizon in a briefing, cast the Armed Forces of the Philippines camp as an example in what the BCDA aims to develop in the current infrastructure roadmap of the administration. The new BCDA topman cited Camp Evangelista Patag in Cagayan de Oro as similar to Camp Allen in location which is at the center of town teeming with potential development and job generation.

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  7. Get the Right Gift for their AdventuresRead the original story

    Thursday | Manila Bulletin

    Check out the R.O.X. Gift Coach campaign to seek out the newest high-tech gear for your next adventures. In just a click of a button, you can have countless choices to suit any adventure of yours - from relaxed weekend getaways to an itinerary packed trips.

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  8. Steve Harvey confirms Miss Universe 2016 hosting stintRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sun-Star

    This was the response of American comedian Steve Harvey when asked if he's going to host the much-anticipated Miss Universe pageant. During his guest appearance early this week in "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon," Harvey recalled his "gut-wrenching" experience of hosting Miss Universe 2015 last year in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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  9. Philippines' Duterte takes aim at Macau casino bossRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 7 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the arrest of Jack Lam, one of Asia's top casino kingpins, on charges of economic sabotage and bribery. hilippines' President Rodrigo Duterte gestures as he speaks during a solidarity event with urban poor community in Mandaluyong city.

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  10. Sto. Tomas remains closedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Sun-Star

    The advisory from the environment department reminded the public the forest reserve remains closed which states "Mount Santo Tomas Forest Reserve is still closed to tourists in compliance to the Permanent Environmental Protection Order issued by the Court of Appeals last year. Despite the growing number of tourists attempting to visit the prominent site this holiday season, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources-CAR remains firm in upholding the Court decision for the forest reserve's preservation and protection."

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  11. LGBT pride celebrates decade of prideRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Sun-Star

    MEMBERS of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender community in Baguio City celebrated one decade of pride December 3 by parading at the main thoroughfares of the city with performances and solidarity speeches at Igorot Park. LGBT members who joined include Rainbow Barracks, Metropolitan Community Church-Baguio, Amnesty International, Right and Concern Students, Akbayan Youth, Gabriela, Ladlad Philippines, Igorota and other groups.

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  12. Cordi warriors set for Nat'l Muay Thai tiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Sun-Star

    CLOSE to 250 fighters coming from Baguio, Benguet, Mountain Province, Kalinga and Ifugao are set for the National Muay Thai Championship slated on December 15-18. Baguio is expected to field 80 participants in the seniors and juniors division as the event will also feature novice and advance categories in both wai kru and combat divisions in Pasig City Benguet meanwhile will send 24 fighter as of press time as other municipalities in the province are still on the process of finalizing their official entries.

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  13. NCCA: Pinoy volunteers to teach Filipino language and culture in IsraelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Sun-Star

    NATIONAL Commission for Culture and the Arts through its Sentro Rizal, the Philippine Embassy in Israel and the Bialik Rogozin International Campus, with the support of the Office of Senator Loren Legarda, held its first ever teachers training on Filipino Language and Culture Program. In attendance are Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial, Third Secretary and Vice Consul Judy Razon, Dr. Rosario Alonzo, and Ervin Eustaquio, Cultural Affairs Assistant of the Sentro Rizal - National Commission for Culture and the Arts .

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  14. Teacher-pusher arrested; cops kill 2 drug suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Manila Bulletin

    DAGUPAN CITY, Pangasinan/CAMP JULIAN OLIVAS, Pampanga - A public school teacher, exposed by police as an alleged drug pusher, was arrested in Ilocos Norte as police in Pangasinan collared eight more in Dagupan City, and two other armed drug suspects were slain in a separate police operation in Bulacan yesterday. In Ilocos Norte, Jemdefen Luis, aliases "Kwatog" and "Mistro," 39, a teacher at Pasiocan Elementary School in Bacarra town, was nabbed at 11 a.m. yesterday in Sitio Pandan, Barangay 55-A Barit, Laoag City.

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  15. P350-M drug treatment, rehab center to rise in Davao CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | ABS-CBN News

    Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte led the ground breaking ceremony of the Davao City Treatment and Rehabilitation Center for drug dependents on Tuesday. Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corporation chair Andrea Domingo, Chair and President of Travellers International Group Kingson Sian, Department of Health Assistant Secretary for Mindanao Dr. Abdullah Dumama Jr. and other personnel of Cultural Foundation Heritage of Resorts World Philippines were among those who attended the event.

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  16. 445th Pampanga Day celebration opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 5 | Sun-Star

    This year's 445th Aldo Ning Kapampangan opened Monday with a celebration of the best festival dances from the province's 22 municipalities and cities as each group presented street dances in front the Provincial Capitol building. Groups from various towns presented their festival dances wearing their best costumes before government officials.

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  17. Mazda Oro launches new model CX-3Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 5 | Sun-Star

    Officials said this new member of the Skyactiv family is a subcompact crossover which is fuel efficient, agile, and flexible enough to take on even the roughest road. "The commitment of the management and the product - the product is very good.

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  18. NHCP pressed to rectify erroneous book on IgorotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | Sun-Star

    That was the ascription of a once venerable Filipino for the tribal people of the Cordilleras in a book that up to now remains not corrected. In an attempt to rectify the statement of the late Minister Carlos Romulo against the Igorot people, Congressman Maximo Dalog wrote a letter to the National Historical Commission of the Philippines requesting for the correction of the erroneous historical account stating that Igorots are not Filipinos.

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  19. 8888 awaits more calls from citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | Sun-Star

    THE President's hotline 8888 for receiving public complaints and emergency calls is raring to accept more calls from the public. Cabinet Assistant Secretary and Deputy Executive Director Jonas George Soriano of Performance and Project Management Office revealed the national hotline receives an average call of 300 to 2,000 calls in a week but they need more people to start complaining and reacting if they do not get the appropriate services from government officials.

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  20. Allan: With one purposeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 4 | Sun-Star

    THE World Council of Churches is a fellowship of churches which confess the Lord Jesus Christ as God and Savior according to the scriptures, and therefore seek to fulfill together their common calling to the glory of the one God, Father, Son and Holy Spirit. It is a community of churches on the way to visible unity in one faith and one Eucharistic fellowship, expressed in worship and in common life in Christ.

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