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  1. Move on, prelate advises AquinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    ... administration's abuses." Fr. Amado Picardal, executive secretary of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) committee on basic ecclesial communities, was one of those who came to the clergy's defense after the President's ...

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  2. Sinulog up in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    ... In general, GreenHeli is a helicopter service available in many tourist hotspots and provincial areas in the Philippines such as Manila, Boracay and Cebu. Its coverage covers convenient airport transfers and a unique opportunity for an aerial tour ...

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  3. God bless you JohnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    ... in his score to the answer Fidel V. Ramos from the test question "Who is the President of the Republic of the Philippines?" All his other classmates wrote in the test papers President Duterte. I have only two sons and the first grand daughter from ...

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  4. Durian Central: Thor Dulay, the shift to soulRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    ... which he sang during the Voice's Blind Auditions in 2013, the first 4 chair turn in the history of the Voice Philippines. On January 25, Myx Philippines will debut his music video of the album's carrier single "Paano Ko Sasabihin." The music video ...

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  5. Reigning champ Cebu, Manila spikers dispute P40T top purseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    DEFENDING titlist JPC Cebu turned down the challenge of host team Guibone Xprez MisOr to shoot for a back-to-back title finish in the 10th Kinoguitan Volleyball Men's Open still in progress, as of presstime, at the municipal court of Kinoguitan, Misamis Oriental. The Cebuanos were still battling with the rejuvenated Alindahaw Spikers Manila for the P40,000 top purse plus trophy before a huge crowd of sports buffs cum fiesta revelers.

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  6. Lack of prosecutors prompts DOJ to handle Iligan rep caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    THE lack of prosecutors in Northern Mindanao is one of the reasons the complaints filed by Iligan City Representative Vicente Belmonte against the suspects in the attempt on his life should be handled by the Department of Justice main office. Since the provincial prosecutor's office in Misamis Oriental is understaffed, Regional Prosecutor Jaime Umpa said over the weekend that it would be hard for the prosecutors to efficiently investigate the multiple murder and multiple frustrated murder complaints against the suspects.

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  7. Customs targets P9.8B for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    AFTER hitting its annual target in 2014, the Bureau of Customs -Northern Mindanao has upped its collection for this year. Last year, the BOC attained more than its P8 billion target by earning an excess of P188 million, or a .26 increase from its projected revenue, said lawyer Roswald Joseph Pague, BOC-Northern Mindanao administrative officer.

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  8. Child-friendly barangay search discontinuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    WITH the removal of some items in the executive budget, a program aimed at promoting children's rights would have to be discontinued in the meantime, a Cagayan de Oro City Government official said. Accusing the City Council's majority bloc for failing to see "the essence of the program," City Social Welfare and Development chief Teddy Sabugaa is dismayed over the decision of the majority councilors to delete the proposed P1-million fund for the "Search for Child-Friendly Barangay" from the 2015 executive budget.

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  9. 2 more NPA men surrenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    TWO members of the New People's Army surrendered to government troops in Barangay Gupitan in Kapalong town, Davao del Norte on Saturday evening. But the Army's 10th Infantry Division spokesperson First Lieutenant Vergel Lacambra refused to identify the rebel returnees for safety reasons.

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  10. Rocking Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    ... in the race, sandwiched by Ellie O'Kane and Jane Richards. "They were so amazed with a little girl from the Philippines being at the podium. I am proud and happy with my podium finish," posted Tabal on her Facebook page with the photo of her and the ...

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  11. Smart, Danao launch info systemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    TURNOVER. Danao City Vice Mayor Ramon Durano VI and Smart Communications, Inc. public affairs Visayas-Mindanao senior manager Maria Jane C. Paredes hold a replica of a SIM card to lead the turnover of the Danao City Infoboard.

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  12. Human Nature to open 6 branches in 1st quarterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    ... plans, we hope hit 30 percent sales growth," said Meloto. Human Nature's products are 100 percent made in the Philippines and the company said these are free from harmful chemicals. Operated as a social enterprise, Human Nature is driven by "the ...

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  13. 2015 - year to be competitive'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    ... countries in Southeast Asia. AEC comes into full force this year in 10 Asean-member countries, including the Philippines. It was six years in the making and was preceded by phased liberalization in trade in goods, investments and services. In ...

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  14. Ledesma: After Pope Francis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    ... that the Pope is not ignorant over the fact that billions of pesos in cash and in kind had been extended to the Philippines from all over the world. He too is aware that billions from government coffers were released purportedly to restore normalcy ...

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  15. 6 domestic flights cancelled due to bad weatherRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Philippines Today

    ... Pacific flights namely 5J 625 (Manila-Dumaguete), and 5J 626 (Dumaguete-Manila). There were also two Tigerair Philippines flights to and from Tacloban cancelled namely DG 5543 (Manila-Tacloban), and DG 5544 (Tacloban-Manila). State-run weather ...

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  16. President Aquino visits Zambo blast site, bombing victimsRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Philippines Today

    President Benigno Simeon Aquino, III visited Sunday this city to get first hand information on the prevailing peace and order condition in this city. President Aquino's visit came two days after a powerful bomb explosion that killed two people and injured 52 others here.

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  17. Drilon: 'Iloilo is back on track'Read the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Philippines Today

    Senate President Franklin Drilon graced the most-awaited Dinagyang Festival with his presence in the Freedom Grandstand and delivered an opening speech alongside City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog, Congressman Jerry P. Trenas, and Governor Raul Defensor Sr. In his speech, he reiterated that Iloilo is a growing powerhouse and nothing can stop it. He said, that the reason why Iloilo has become one of the fastest developing cities in the Philippines is because of the 'united political leadership' that is present today.

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  18. No CommentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Manila Bulletin

    The penalties that will be meted on the three owners of drones who violated the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines' No fly Zone during the papal visit will be disclosed in a press conference on January 28, CAAP Spokesman Eric Apolonio said. Three to four days before Pope Francis arrived, CAAP had already gone an information campaign on the strict implementation of its "No drone policy" during the papal visit with fines ranging from P300,000 to P500,000.

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  19. 30 Filipino police commandos killed in clash with rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Charlotte Observer

    MANILA, Philippines More than 30 police commandos were killed in a clash with Muslim insurgents Sunday in the southern Philippines in the biggest single-day combat loss for Filipino forces in many years, officials said. Dozens of commandos had entered the far-flung village of Tukanalipao at dawn looking for a top terror suspect, but had a "misencounter" with members of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front, Mayor Tahirudin Benzar Ampatuan of Mamasapano town told The Associated Press by telephone.

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  20. 1 ka tuig nga bata nalumos sa atabay, patayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Sun-Star

    THE Utility Consumers Alliance of Negros will file a motion for reconsideration before the Energy Regulatory Commission to oppose the newly-approved provisional authority it granted... TWO residents of Hinobaan are now facing administrative charges before the Department of Environment and Natural Resources for cutting kamagong trees in Barangay Damutan. BACOLOD City Councilor Wilson Gamboa Jr. on Friday said the city needs to be forward looking in choosing the site of the next flyover project.

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