Jazz’ Conley finally gets NBA All-Star game nod

  LOS ANGELES - Mike Conley became one of the oldest first-time all stars in NBA history on Friday, the 33-year-old Utah Jazz player replacing Devin Booker in Sunday's annual showcase event. For the past several years, the Jazz guard has been considered one of the NBA's best players to have never been chosen to play in an all-star game. He was added to Team LeBron as a replacement for Phoenix Suns Booker, who has an injured left knee. Conley joins teammates Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert as the Jazz's third player in the game. Conley will also take Booker's spot in Sunday's three-point shooting contest. The Brooklyn Nets also have three all-stars -- James Harden...

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Man in Sipalay City Found Dead After Allegedly Drank the Poisonous ‘Tubli’ Plant
Man Allegedly Drank ‘Tubli’ Plant Extract to Prove Poisonous Found Dead Authorities discovered a dead body of a man in Sipalay City after he reportedly drank the “Tubli” plant extract to show it was poisonous. According to the report of Aksyon Radyo, a man was discovered dead in a barangay in Sipalay City, Negros Occidental. […] The post Man in Sipalay City Found Dead After Allegedly Drank the Poisonous ‘Tubli’ Plant appeared first on Philippine News.
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Typhoon ‘Bising’ to bring rain over E. Visayas, Bicol region on Sunday — Pagasa
  MANILA, Philippines --- The rainbands of Typhoon "Bising" are forecast to bring moderate to heavy with at times intense rains over Eastern Visayas, Sorsogon, Masbate, Albay, Camarines Sur, Catanduanes, and Camotes Islands on Sunday, according to the state weather bureau. Based on the severe weather bulletin of Pagasa issued at 11 a.m. on Saturday, moderate to heavy with at times intense rains are meanwhile expected over Northern Samar and Bicol Region on Monday. "Under these conditions, flooding (including flash floods) and rain-induced landslides may occur especially in areas identified in hazard maps as highly or very highly susceptible to these hazards," Pagasa sai...Keep on reading: Typhoon ‘Bising’ to bring rain over E. Visayas, Bicol region on Sunday — Pagasa
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Vehicle Driver Got Surprised After He Found “Pustiso” Biting His Tire
Vehicle Driver Got Shocked After Simple Denture Pierced His Brand New Tire A vehicle driver got surprised after he found “Pustiso” biting and piercing his tire in Iligan City, Lanao del Norte. A netizen named Leo Ricarte has shared the photos of dentures that pierces his tire along Brgy. Sta. Elena, Iligan City, Lanao Del […] The post Vehicle Driver Got Surprised After He Found “Pustiso” Biting His Tire appeared first on Philippine News.
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NTC to telcos: Provide sufficient service during typhoon Bising
MANILA, Philippines --- The National Telecommunications Commission (NTC) issued a memorandum on ordering all public telecommunications entities to be prepared for the incoming Typhoon Bising. Following Memorandum Order No. 05-04-2011 dated April 16, the NTC directed all telecommunications entities to ensure that there are sufficient personnels, standby generators, with extra fuel and tools, and spare equipment in the areas that might be affected by the typhoon. The NTC also required all repair and service restoration be fast tracked in areas that might be severely affected by the typhoon noting that they must be updated on ongoing restoration activities and timeline for the full re...Keep on reading: NTC to telcos: Provide sufficient service during typhoon Bising
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Smart introduces Unli 5G as its most powerful offer on its fastest technology
[April 17, 2021] As a big step forward in its 5G push, leading mobile services provider Smart Communications, Inc.has introduced Unli 5G, its most powerful offer on its fastest technology yet. Unli 5G provides customers with non-stop data access at selected Smart 5G-covered areas -- with absolutely no data-capping or speed-throttlingfor a superior and reliable 5G experience. To give convenience and flexibility to customers, Unli 5G also comes with additional data for non-5G use so subscribers can stay connected even when they move from a 5G-covered area to a non-5G-covered site. Smart subscribers can avail of Unli 5G valid for 7 days plus 2 GB data for non-5G use for only Php299...Keep on reading: Smart introduces Unli 5G as its most powerful offer on its fastest technology
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The Cafés in Cebu to Check Out If You're After Stunning Views
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Bakit Masining Ang Balagtasan? – Halimbawa At Kahulugan Nito
Bakit Masining Ang Balagtasan? (Sagot) BALAGTASAN – Sa paksang ito, ating pag-aaralan kung bakit nga ba masining ang balagtasan at ang mga halimbawa nito. Ang balagtasan ay isang uri ng laban ng talino gamit ang mga matalinhagang salita at pahayag tungkol sa isang paksa. Mayroong dalawang panig ang isang balagtasan, ang positibo at negatibong tungkol […] The post Bakit Masining Ang Balagtasan? – Halimbawa At Kahulugan Nito appeared first on Philippine News.
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Jamill Issue: “Other Woman” Conversation With Camille Trinidad Surfaces Online
This is the alleged conversation regarding the Jamill issue between the “other woman” and Camille Trinidad. JAMILL ISSUE – Here’s the alleged conversation of the “other woman” to Camille Trinidad regarding the Jamill Issue that’s making rounds online. One of the most-followed vlogger couple Jayzam Manabat and Camille Trinidad on various social media platforms is currently […] The post Jamill Issue: “Other Woman” Conversation With Camille Trinidad Surfaces Online appeared first on Philippine News.
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Arrogant Vlogger Defames Street Vendors for Views Earned Criticisms
Arrogant Vlogger Criticized Online After He Defames Street Vendors The online community is enraged after an arrogant vlogger defames street vendors selling fruits, claiming that they are uneducated citizens. Netizens lambasted the vlogger uploading videos on the media streaming platform “TikTok” after his latest upload catches attention online. A TikTok user is known as “Madam […] The post Arrogant Vlogger Defames Street Vendors for Views Earned Criticisms appeared first on Philippine News.
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2 kids die in Caloocan fire
MANILA, Philippines --- Two three-year-old children died in a fire that hit a residential area in Caloocan City on Friday night. The Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP) said the fire happened along Ana Bustamante Street, 2nd Ave in Barangay 43. The fire was reported at 6:35 p.m. and was declared fire out at 6:44 p.m. Citing information from the investigator, the BFP-National Capital Region told reporters that the kids were alone when the fire erupted. According to BFP, four families were affected by the fire that damaged an estimated P60,000 worth of properties. The fire started at a bedroom located at the first floor of a two-story house, said the fire bureau. The cause of t...Keep on reading: 2 kids die in Caloocan fire
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Angel Locsin Reveals Neil Arce Is ‘Groomzilla’, Here’s Why
Angel Locsin shared this thing about her fiancé Kapamilya action-drama actress Angel Locsin revealed that her fiancé film producer Neil Arce is a “groomzilla” and here is the reason why. Angel and Neil are now preparing for their wedding that has been postponed due to the pandemic. Back in November last year, Angel shared the […] The post Angel Locsin Reveals Neil Arce Is ‘Groomzilla’, Here’s Why appeared first on Philippine News.
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Young Lady Accuses Jayzam “bigla nyako hinila sa cr, bigla nya ko hinalikan”
Young Lady Accuses Jayzam Manabat of Harassing Her Jamill – A young lady has been accusing the popular Pinoy vlogger Jayzam of harassing her “bigla nya ko hinalikan, bigla nyako hinila sa cr”. JaMill consisting Jayzam Manabat and Camille Trininad are two of the most popular YouTube vloggers in the Philippines. The couple has more […] The post Young Lady Accuses Jayzam “bigla nyako hinila sa cr, bigla nya ko hinalikan” appeared first on Philippine News.
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Mga gumagalang anino sa condo
Mga ka-#Misteryo kayo ba ay binulabog na ng mga gumagalang anino sa inyong tinitirhan? Yan ang paksa natin ngayon: “Basta may Misteryo, Alamin ang Totoo!” The post Mga gumagalang anino sa condo first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Inihaw na ribs na may bayabas
Panahon na naman ng bayabas. Masarap itong ilagay sa sinigang. Pero masarap din pala ang bayabas kasama ng inihaw na pork ribs. Pampalasa at puwede ring salsa. The post Inihaw na ribs na may bayabas first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Queen Elizabeth 2nd to bury Prince Philip
QUEEN Elizabeth 2nd bids a final farewell to her late husband, Prince Philip, on Saturday, at a funeral restricted by coronavirus rules but reflecting his long life of military and public service. The ceremony from behind the stately walls of Windsor Castle, west of London, will be watched by an expected television audience of millions, […]
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Grace, Sara, Leni pukpukan sa puwesto ni Digong
Kung hindi magbabago ang ihip ng hangin, posibleng mga kababaihan ang maglalabanan sa puwestong babakantihin ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa 2022. The post Grace, Sara, Leni pukpukan sa puwesto ni Digong first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Uri Ng Pagbati – Mga Halimbawa Ng Iba’t-ibang Uri Ng Pagbati
Ano Ang Mga Halimbawa Ng Uri Ng Pagbati? (Sagot) PAGBATI – Sa paksang ito, ating tatalakayin kung ano nga ba ang mga uri ng pagbati na ating magagamit sa pang araw-araw nating buhay. Ang pagbati ay isang paraan ng pakikisama sa ating mga kapwa. Ito ay isang instrumento ng komunikasyon na nagbibigay ng isang positibong […] The post Uri Ng Pagbati – Mga Halimbawa Ng Iba’t-ibang Uri Ng Pagbati appeared first on Philippine News.
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WATCH: INQside Look with FDA Director General Eric Domingo
https://youtu.be/5yZNe5Hx1Uc The country's fight against COVID-19 continues even with the rollout of the vaccination program. In this episode, INQUIRER.net reporter Neil Arwin Mercado sits down with Food and Drug Administration Director General Eric Domingo to talk about the status of various vaccines in the country, his assessment of the government's vaccination program, as well as controversies surrounding drugs for COVID-19 treatment....Keep on reading: WATCH: INQside Look with FDA Director General Eric Domingo
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Thinking of Leaving Metro Manila? These Properties in Pampanga Are Worth Checking Out
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Signal No. 1 up in 14 areas due to typhoon Bising
MANILA, Philippines --- Tropical cyclone wind signal (TCWS) No. 1 is raised over 14 areas as of Saturday morning as typhoon Bising continues to rapidly intensify while moving west-northwestward over the Philippine Sea. The center of the eye of the typhoon was last located 705 kilometers east of Surigao City, Surigao del Norte or 775 km east of Maasin City, Southern Leyte, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa). The weather disturbance is moving west-northwestward at 20 kilometers per hour and has maximum sustained winds of 175 kilometers per hour near the center and gustiness of up to 215 kph. Based on Pagasa's ...Keep on reading: Signal No. 1 up in 14 areas due to typhoon Bising
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Raul Castro resigns as Communist chief, ending era in Cuba
HAVANA: Raul Castro said Friday he is stepping down as head of Cuba’s Communist Party, ending an era of formal leadership that began with his brother Fidel and the country’s 1959 revolution. The 89-year-old Castro made the announcement in a speech at the opening of the eighth congress of the ruling party, the only one […]
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PDEA Seized P120-M Worth of High-Grade Illegal Drugs in Las Piñas
P120-M Worth of High-Grade Illegal Drugs in Las Piñas Seized by PDEA Operatives The operatives of Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) seized P120 million worth of high-grade illegal drugs during buy-bust operation in Las Piñas. During the buy-bust operation conducted by anti-drugs operatives, high-grade illegal drugs were seized from the four drug suspects. Based on […] The post PDEA Seized P120-M Worth of High-Grade Illegal Drugs in Las Piñas appeared first on Philippine News.
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Sunshine Cruz Shares Update After 22 Days Battling COVID-19
Dramatic actress Sunshine Cruz reveals battle versus coronavirus and she’s now fully recovered. SUNSHINE CRUZ – “Tested NEGATIVE but feeling positive,” says Sunshine Cruz in the latest update after she contracted the highly dangerous COVID-19. Singer-actress Sunshine Cruz is now COVID-19 free. The Bagong Umaga star has fully recovered finally after 22 days of battling the […] The post Sunshine Cruz Shares Update After 22 Days Battling COVID-19 appeared first on Philippine News.
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4 Individuals Arrested for Playing Online Sabong in Davao del Sur
Police Officers Arrest 4 Individuals for Playing Online Sabong in Davao del Sur At least four individuals in Davao del Sur have been arrested by the authorities over involvement to online sabong. Nowadays, online sabong has been one of the most popular mobile applications in the Philippines. The game involves bet, which may cause user […] The post 4 Individuals Arrested for Playing Online Sabong in Davao del Sur appeared first on Philippine News.
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CamSur town doctor succumbs to COVID-19
NAGA CITY --- A doctor who works at the health center in Camaligan town in Camarines Sur province and was known for advocating coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination among small communities has died due to the viral illness on Friday afternoon. Dr. Vicky Renolayan was admitted to the hospital late March after experiencing severe symptoms and later tested positive for COVID-19. She passed away Friday at 3 p.m. She was 58. "She was admitted to the hospital on the last week of March after experiencing severe health conditions and tested positive for COVID-19," Camaligan Vice Mayor Diano Ibardaloza Jr. said in a statement Saturday. Ibardaloza said Renolyan started working...Keep on reading: CamSur town doctor succumbs to COVID-19
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Six years later, Filipinos with hemophilia still struggle in getting treatment
MANILA, Philippines --- In 2015,Andrea Trinidad, president of Hemophilia Advocates-Philippines (HAP) and former reporter for the Philippine Daily Inquirer, wrote a story narrating the struggles experienced by Filipinos with bleeding disorders. Hemophilia is a rare genetic bleeding disorder in which the blood can not clot properly. This can cause spontaneous and prolonged bleeding following an injury or surgery.It affects a person's joints and internal organs. For people with hemophilia, simple cuts can be fatal. In her story, she shared how thousands of Filipinos with hemophilia further suffer due to the lack of access to treatment in the country. Six years have passed but T...Keep on reading: Six years later, Filipinos with hemophilia still struggle in getting treatment
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Thank Us Later: 10 Game-Changing Gadgets That Will Make Your Life Easier
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Armed Robber Squeals Like Pig After Victim Slams Him On The Ground
Armed Robber Squeals Like Pig After Failed Mugging Attempt ARMED ROBBER SQUEALS LIKE PIG – An armed robbery in San Leandro, CA didn’t go as planned for two young men. In broad daylight, the two men ran toward their victim who just got out of his car. Immediately, one of the robbers took out his […] The post Armed Robber Squeals Like Pig After Victim Slams Him On The Ground appeared first on Philippine News.
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Maine Mendoza Tweet About “Bading”, Is This The Controversial Deleted Post?
Is this the post that Maine Mendoza has apologized for just recently? MAINE MENDOZA – Yaya Dub Maine Mendoza said her apologies just recently, is this the controversial deleted post she was sorry about? The decade-old Tweets of Kapuso actress Maine Mendoza has been making rounds online and it was something she was sincerely sorry […] The post Maine Mendoza Tweet About “Bading”, Is This The Controversial Deleted Post? appeared first on Philippine News.
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Authorities Warned Davao Residents for Possible Flooding & Landslide Due to Bising
Davao Residents Advised to Take Precautionary Measures for Possible Flooding & Landslide Due to Typhoon Bising The authorities warned the Davao residents for possible flash floods and landslides due to the effects of Typhoon Bising. On Saturday morning (April 17, 2021), the Mines and Geosciences Bureau ng Department of Environment and Natural Resources warned the […] The post Authorities Warned Davao Residents for Possible Flooding & Landslide Due to Bising appeared first on Philippine News.
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Joey Marquez Death Hoax: Veteran Comedian Reacts Through This Video
Joey Marquez Death Hoax surfaced on social media Joey Marquez Death Hoax – The veteran comedian reacted to this fake news about him circulating online through this recent video. For several times, celebrities are victimized by death hoax, especially amid the pandemic. Some netizens who deliberately spreading these kinds of lies would even use the […] The post Joey Marquez Death Hoax: Veteran Comedian Reacts Through This Video appeared first on Philippine News.
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Salaginto in English – Translate “Salaginto” in English
Counterpart of Salaginto in English in English & Sample Sentences SALAGINTO IN ENGLISH – Here is a guide on the English counterpart of the word “salaginto”. Undeniably, a lot of people are doubtful when it comes to the translations of certain Tagalog words in English. In this article, we will review the meaning of the […] The post Salaginto in English – Translate “Salaginto” in English appeared first on Philippine News.
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2 Bully Stabbed by a PWD After They Mock Its Decapitated Arm as a ‘Mic’
PWD Stabbed 2 Bully After They Mock His Decapitated Arm as a ‘Mic’ A person with a disability (PWD) stabbed two (2) bully men after they mocked his decapitated arm by using it as a microphone. An individual with a disability who had one hand amputated stabbed two bullies who were identified as cousins in […] The post 2 Bully Stabbed by a PWD After They Mock Its Decapitated Arm as a ‘Mic’ appeared first on Philippine News.
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Davao Region Warned Of Floods, Landslide, Due To Typhoon Bising
Residents Of Davao Region Warned Of Possible Floods, Landslides, Due To Typhoon BIsing DAVAO REGION WARNED – Due to Typhoon Bising, Residents of Davao region face possible floods, landslides. The Mines and Geosciences Bureau of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources urged that these calamities were “very highly susceptible” in Purok 15,16,17, and 22 […] The post Davao Region Warned Of Floods, Landslide, Due To Typhoon Bising appeared first on Philippine News.
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All Aboard the Genshin Impact Hype Train
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Maine Mendoza Apologizes Over Offending Tweets From Years Ago
In a Twitter post many years ago, Maine Mendoza expressed her apologies and said this. MAINE MENDOZA – Kapuso actress Maine Mendoza apologized for the Twitter posts she made many years ago in her recent social media post. Also known as Yaya Dub is Maine Mendoza who rose to fame and landed a spot in […] The post Maine Mendoza Apologizes Over Offending Tweets From Years Ago appeared first on Philippine News.
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PAGASA Raises Signal No. 1 Over 14 Areas As Typhoon Bising Intensifies
PAGASA Releases Latest Weather Update for Saturday (April 17) The state weather bureau PAGASA raised Tropical Cyclone Wind Signal No. 1 over 14 areas as Typhoon Bising intensifies. On Saturday (April 17, 2021), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration released the latest weather updates in the country. Typhoon Bising would continue to affect the […] The post PAGASA Raises Signal No. 1 Over 14 Areas As Typhoon Bising Intensifies appeared first on Philippine News.
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Teenage gunman in Indianapolis FedEx site had been detained for mental illness — police, FBI
The gunman who opened fire at a FedEx site in Indianapolis, killing eight workers, then himself, was a 19-year-old former employee with a history of mental illness that led to his detention by law enforcement last year, police and FBI officials said on Friday. Four members of the Sikh religion - three women and a man - were among the dead in Thursday night's gun rampage, according to a local leader of the Sikh community who said he had been briefed by the victims' families. Law enforcement officials said they had not immediately determined whether racial or ethnic hatred was behind the killings. The incident - the latest in a spate of at least seven deadly mass shootings in ...Keep on reading: Teenage gunman in Indianapolis FedEx site had been detained for mental illness — police, FBI
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ABS-CBN News Channel Stops Airing Chinatown News TV
No more Chinese news program on ABS-CBN News Channel ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC) terminated its partnership with Chinatown News TV after it received a massive amount of criticisms online. The Kapamilya network’s news channel was bashed after it aired a Chinese news program. This came after the heated issue that happened between ABS-CBN reporter Chiara […] The post ABS-CBN News Channel Stops Airing Chinatown News TV appeared first on Philippine News.
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Duque Speaks on Protection Span of COVID-19 Vaccines
DOH Secretary Duque Gives Statement on COVID-19 Vaccines’ Protection Span DUQUE – Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III spoke on the protection span of the COVID-19 vaccines. The world is currently facing the huge challenges set by the COVID-19 pandemic most especially on the healthcare systems of the different countries. Several healthcare systems […] The post Duque Speaks on Protection Span of COVID-19 Vaccines appeared first on Philippine News.
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Queen Elizabeth and Britain to bid farewell to Prince Philip
WINDSOR, England --- Queen Elizabeth will bid a final farewell to Prince Philip, her husband of more than seven decades, at a ceremonial funeral on Saturday, with the nation set to fall silent to mark the passing of a pivotal figure in the British monarchy. While the ceremony will include some of the traditional grandeur of a significant royal event, there will be just 30 mourners inside St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle for the funeral service because of COVID-19 restrictions. There will be no public procession, all the congregation will wear masks, and the queen, who says the death has left a "huge void", will sit alone. "She's the queen, she will behave with the extraordin...Keep on reading: Queen Elizabeth and Britain to bid farewell to Prince Philip
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Former President Erap Back in ICU, Son Jinggoy Confirms
Former Sen. Jinggoy Estrada Says Former President Erap Back in ICU FORMER PRESIDENT ERAP – Former Senator Jinggoy Estrada confirmed that his father, former Pres. Joseph Estrada, is now back in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). The Philippines is currently faced on a bigger battle against the fast spread of the COVID-19 disease in the […] The post Former President Erap Back in ICU, Son Jinggoy Confirms appeared first on Philippine News.
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Mandaue routs Tabogon; Dumaguete bags 1st Super Cup win
CEBU: KCS Computer Specialist-Mandaue City made a show of force here and dumped the Tabogon Voyagers, 86-53, in the 2021 Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas Vismin Super Cup Visayas leg at the Alcantara Civic Center on Friday night of April 16, 2021. KCS Computer Specialist’s balanced attack proved to be too much for the Voyagers. Former Southwestern University-Phinma Cobra Dyll Roncal played his best game as […]
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US condemns sentencing of HK activists on ‘politically motivated’ charges
WASHINGTON ---The United States on Friday condemned the sentencing of several Hong Kong democracy activists for their roles in protests that triggered a crackdown on dissent by China, again accusing Beijing of denying Hong Kongers freedoms they were promised. Secretary of State Antony Blinken called the charges against the activists "politically motivated" and demanded the release of "those detained or imprisoned for exercising their fundamental freedoms." Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai was jailed for 14 months on Friday along with four other veteran activists. Martin Lee, who is known as the "father of democracy" in Hong Kong, received a suspended sentence. The sentencing...Keep on reading: US condemns sentencing of HK activists on ‘politically motivated’ charges
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JUST IN: 5.4 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded in Davao Occidental
Davao Occidental Hit by Earthquake with 5.4 Magnitude EARTHQUAKE – The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) recorded a 5.4 magnitude quake in Davao Occidental, April 17, 2021. Most of the time, quakes hit with no prior signs. Recently, several places in and out of the Philippines were shaken by quakes of different magnitudes. […] The post JUST IN: 5.4 Magnitude Earthquake Recorded in Davao Occidental appeared first on Philippine News.
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Biden, Japan PM jointly warn against China moves
WASHINGTON ---US President Joe Biden and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga on Friday jointly warned against China's increasingly assertive moves in the region. "We agreed to oppose any attempts to change the status quo by force or coercion in the East and South China seas and intimidation of others in the region," Suga, Biden's first foreign visitor, told a joint news conference with the US president. He said Biden also reaffirmed that the US-Japan security treaty covered the Japanese-administered Senkaku islands where Beijing, which calls them the Diaoyu, has been increasingly active. Biden voiced support for a strong alliance with Japan. "We committed to working to...Keep on reading: Biden, Japan PM jointly warn against China moves
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Japan PM determined to hold ‘safe and secure’ Olympic Games
  WASHINGTON ---Japan's prime minister told US President Joe Biden Friday that the Asian nation would do everything in its power to contain COVID-19 infections and hold a "safe and secure" Olympic Games this year. "Japan is listening to and learning from WHO (World Health Organization) and experts" and the country is doing its "utmost" to prepare for the Tokyo Games, Yoshihide Suga said at a joint press conference with Biden at the White House. "They are doing everything possible to contain infection and to realize safe and secure games from scientific and objective perspectives," Suga said. "I expressed my determination to realize the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Ga...Keep on reading: Japan PM determined to hold ‘safe and secure’ Olympic Games
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