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UP Visayas' first summa cum laude: Not just a beautiful mind

ILOILO CITY - Raoul Danniel A. Manuel, University of the Philippines (UP) Visayas' first summa cum laude graduate, is not a guy who spends all his time reading books.

Barko at marker ng Tsina, namataan malapit sa Recto Bank

Hindi na lang gumagawa ng mga isla ang Tsina sa gitna ng West Philippine Sea. Pinasok na rin nila ang teritoryo ng Pilipinas.

New Chinese islands don't settle sea disputes: Japan

Japan warned China on Wednesday that its extensive land reclamation in the disputed South China Sea does not make ownership "a done deal", after Beijing announced it had almost finished its controversial island-building.

BALIKAN: Mga kisameng bumagsak at ibang aksidente sa malls

Bukod sa nangyaring pagbagsak ng bahagi ng kisame ng isang sinehan sa Cebu, ilang aksidente na rin ang naitala sa loob ng mga mall.

What not to do in an emergency like Ayala Mall Cebu ceiling collapse

While it could be useful to document accidents, authorities reiterate that when one is in an emergency situation, it’s better to immediately leave the area than to capture the event.

PNoy tries to resuscitate peace deal with Muslim rebels

SULTAN KUDARAT - Philippine President Benigno Aquino attempted to revive a stalled peace process with Muslim insurgents on Tuesday, calling on lawmakers to grant autonomy for the predominantly Christian nation's restive southern region before time runs out.

Carpio urges ASEAN to unite against China

Sa gitna ng agresibong reclamation ng China sa mga pinag-aagawang teritoryo sa South China Sea, umapila ngayon si Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio sa mga apektadong bansa sa ASEAN na magkaisa at manindigan sa isyu ng territorial dispute.

'Lupang Hinirang', inawit ng PCG sa gitna ng girian sa Batanes

Nagmatigasan ang Philippine Coast Guard at Taiwan Coast Guard matapos ideklara ng Taiwan Coast Guard na teritoryo nila ang ilang bahagi ng Batanes.

What Bongbong, Duterte discussed in Davao

MANILA - Senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr. dismissed as speculation that a Rodrigo Duterte-Bongbong Marcos tandem is in the works for the 2016 elections.

No party? No problem: NPC opens doors to Grace, Chiz

MANILA – The Nationalist People's Coalition (NPC), the second largest political party in the country, is prepared to field independent senators Grace Poe and Francis Ecsudero as candidates for higher office in case they decide to run in 2016.