• Hot summer day in the metropolis
    A young girl combs her hair after a dip in Manila Bay on Friday. Manila residents tried to find comfort in various ways as temperature soared to 35.9 degrees Celsius, making it the hottest day on record in the metropolis so far this year, according to weather bureau PAGASA.

  • China builds airstrip in the Spratlys
    A satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe and released by the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative department at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSSI) shows what is believed to be an under-construction Chinese airstrip at Fiery Cross Reef (Kagitingan Reef) in the Spratly Islands in the disputed West Philippine Sea.

  • Canada told to take back its waste
    Members of various environmental groups band together to call on Canada to take back its waste in a gathering in Quezon City on Friday. The groups decried shipments of garbage from Canada that have been languishing at a Philippine port for more than a year now.

  • New classrooms built under private-public partnership
    President Aquino, accompanied by Education Secretray Armin Luistro (2nd right), inspects the facilities of a classroom building built under the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) during the ceremonial turnover on Friday at the Malolos Integrated School in Barangay Sto. Rosario, Malolos, Bulacan on Friday.

  • Protest against China reclamation
    Members of Bayan Muna hold a picket in front of Chinese consulate in Makati on Friday April 17 to protest against China's reclamation activities in Panganiban Reef, part of the disputed areas in the West Philippine Sea. Recent satellite pictures showed the Chinese constructing facilities in the area.

Bongbong slams MILF's refusal to surrender men

MANILA -- Senator Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. warned that public trust for the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) would totally collapse if it will not surrender its troops allegedly involved in the January 25 Mamasapano clash.
Bongbong slams MILF's refusal to surrender men

MILF needs to prove sincerity, analyst says

MANILA - The statement of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) that it will not surrender its fighters involved in the bloody Mamasapano encounter will not help the peace process to move forward, a political analyst said.
MILF needs to prove sincerity, analyst says

Stolen items found in airline baggage handlers' lockers

MANILA - Items believed to have been stolen from passengers' bags were discovered in the lockers of six baggage handlers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3.
Stolen items found in airline baggage handlers' lockers


Postwar rekindling of Philippine-Japan ties credited to Quirino

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Bar ban for US troops in Philippines

MANILA, Philippines - The US Pacific Command has banned its troops in the Philippines from bars and nightclubs, a spokesman said Saturday, with the trial under way of a US Marine accused of murdering a transgender Filipina he met in a bar.
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Why 2 Pinoys left US to start a tech company in PH

These two young entrepreneurs explain why they decided to leave the U.S. to return to the Philippines and start a business.
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We doubt these celebs will insist on 'yaya' meals

Amid the brouhaha over the "yaya" meals, let's look at the some of the beloved "yayas" of your favorite celebrities.
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5 common opponents of Pacquiao, Mayweather

Before they finally decided to give fans the fight that they wanted, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao fought five common opponents. Here's how the two boxers performed against them.
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Passengers told: Declare valuables in check-in baggage

The Civil Aeronautics Board (CAB) plans to coordinate with airport authorities and the airlines following the meeting between the Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) and baggage handlers on cases of baggage pilfering.
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No stopping Gab V's skyrocketing career in US

FLORIDA - More than a year ago, Filipino actor, TV host, musician, and dancer, Gab Valenciano posted his first Super Selfie video on YouTube and it went viral.
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Milk tea poisoning victim laid to rest

MANILA - Suzaine Dagohoy, the woman who died after drinking poisoned milk tea in Manila, has been laid to rest.


California gas pipeline explosion, fire injure up to 15 people

SACRAMENTO, California - A construction crew accidentally ruptured a natural gas transmission line on Friday in Fresno, California, sparking an explosion and fire that injured up to 15 people, three of them critically, officials said.

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Bosnia claims second world's largest stew

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Hercegovina - A dozen Bosnian chefs claimed Friday they set a new record for the world's largest stew, outperforming their fellow countrymen's 2014 achievement.

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