Villar mulling bill to make local hog, poultry industry more competitive

MANILA, Philippines --- Tired of scolding and cautioning Department of Agriculture (DA) officials against importation that would hurt the local industry, Senator Cynthia Villar now eyes a "permanent solution" to make local hog and poultry raisers more competitive. "We have to compete in the marketplace. Kaya ako gusto ko 'yung mga farmer natin can really compete because that is the permanent solution to the problem," Villar said in a Senate hearing on Monday into rising food prices. (We have to compete in the market place that's why I want our farmers to be able to really compete because that is the permanent solution to the problem.) "Kasi hindi mo naman mapigil 'yang mga gover...

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Marcial, Magno asinta quarters
Sampa na sa ruwedang parisukat para sa buwenamano niyang upak si Eumir Felix Marcial sa men’s middleweight (69-75 kilograms) kontra Algerian Nemouchi Younes ngayong alas-10:48 nang umaga (Philippine time), habang si Irish Magno laban kay Jitpong Jutamas ng Thailand sa women’s flyweight (48-51kg) sa alas-12:24 nang tanghali. The post Marcial, Magno asinta quarters first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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6 arrested in drug den raid near Tondo’s Pier 2
  MANILA, Philippines --- At least six men were arrested inside a drug den near Pier 2 in Tondo, Manila on Wednesday, reports from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) showed. Reports showed that officers from the Seaport Interdiction Unit of PDEA's National Capital Region (NCR) Office, other agents from various PDEA offices and the Philippine Coast Guard arrested the men after authorities had established that the area was home to a drug den. The discovery of the drug den located within a banana stripping facility at the port area came about as K-9 units swept the area around it. PDEA-NCR Regional Director Christian Frivaldo identified the six as: Romell ...Keep on reading: 6 arrested in drug den raid near Tondo’s Pier 2
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Liza 5 taon bago pakasal
Trending kahapon sa Twitter ang Virtual Fans Day nina Liza Soberano at Enrique Gil. Obviously ay talagang na-miss sila ng kanilang mga fan na matagal na silang hindi napapanood. The post Liza 5 taon bago pakasal first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Pagunsan palo na sa round 1
Babalatan ni Juvic Pagunsan ang kampanya sa 32nd Summer Olympic Games 2020+1 men’s golf individual first round ngayong alas-6:30 nang umaga (oras sa Maynila) sa Kasumigaseki Country Club-East Course sa Kawagoe City, Saitama Prefecture, Japan. The post Pagunsan palo na sa round 1 first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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‘Wag plastic: A household brand’s candid post about new Hidilyn Diaz supporters
Orocan to brands: "Wag na tayong magplastikan." The post ‘Wag plastic: A household brand’s candid post about new Hidilyn Diaz supporters appeared first on Interaksyon.
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Jo Byeong Gyu absuwelto sa kaso
Itinanggi ni Jo Byeong Gyu ang akusasyon tungkol sa school bullying. Nanindigan siya na wala siyang ginawang violence. The post Jo Byeong Gyu absuwelto sa kaso first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Senators to gov’t: Listen to experts, set localized lockdowns before it’s too late
MANILA, Philippines --- A number of senators on Wednesday urged the government to listen to experts and impose lockdowns in high-risk areas to curb the imminent spread of the more transmissible COVID-19 Delta variant. Senator Francis Pangilinan said lockdowns should be imposed on areas with a high number of cases based on testing and contact tracing data. "I-lockdown agad-agad at ipagbawal ang papasok o lalabas at hindi 'yung buong NCR (National Capital Region)," he said in a message to reporters. (We should immediately impose lockdowns in these areas and prevent travel to and from these areas, but not the entire NCR.) "Dun sa maraming kaso dapat tutukan ang lockdown para...Keep on reading: Senators to gov’t: Listen to experts, set localized lockdowns before it’s too late
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Drug war death toll now at 6,165; arrested suspects at 298,348 — PDEA
MANILA, Philippines --- The number of individuals who have died during legitimate drug war operations since President Rodrigo Duterte took office has reached 6,165, data from the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Real Numbers showed. PDEA's Real Numbers, a regular update on drug war statistics, also revealed that anti-narcotics groups conducted 207,007 drug war operations from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2021 from which 298,348 suspects were arrested. The latest numbers show an increase of 154 fatalities compared to numbers recorded last December, which was only at 6,011. This means that from January 1, 2021 to June 30, almost one suspect died every day, as there were 180 ...Keep on reading: Drug war death toll now at 6,165; arrested suspects at 298,348 — PDEA
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‘Tama na po’: Kuya Kim voices appeal as Duterte lambasts ABS-CBN in SONA
Citing the unemployment of his friends, ABS-CBN television anchor Kim Atienza appealed for President Rodrigo Duterte to refrain from further criticizing their company after the latter mentioned it in his last State of the Nation Address. Atienza on Tuesday reacted to an article reporting on the chief executive’s remarks against the broadcasting giant during his […] The post ‘Tama na po’: Kuya Kim voices appeal as Duterte lambasts ABS-CBN in SONA appeared first on Interaksyon.
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Comelec ‘remains confident’ of ‘sizeable’ voter turnout despite COVID-19 fears
MANILA, Philippines --- The Commission on Elections (Comelec) "remains confident" that the 2022 national elections would still have a "sizable voter turnout" amid fears that the COVID-19 pandemic would reduce voter turnout, its spokesperson said on Wednesday. Comelec spokesperson James Jimenez made the reaction after Senate Majority Leader Juan Miguel Zubiri, in his privilege speech, cited a Pulse Asia survey he commissioned which revealed that 46 percent of the respondents would not go out to vote if the number of cases is high in their barangay (villages). READ: Survey says 46% of Filipinos won't vote if COVID threats persist; senators alarmed "The Comelec remains confiden...Keep on reading: Comelec ‘remains confident’ of ‘sizeable’ voter turnout despite COVID-19 fears
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Chinese diver lifts lid on ‘very boring’ training after more Tokyo gold
Years of "very boring" training each day paid off as China withstood pressure from the United States to make it a hat-trick of diving golds at the Tokyo Olympics on Wednesday. Teenager Wang Zongyuan and Xie Siyi led from start to finish to win a slightly chaotic men's synchronized 3m springboard final with 467.82 points, and in doing so underline China's supremacy in diving. Silver went to the Americans Andrew Capobianco and Michael Hixon (444.36 points) and Germany's Patrick Hausding and Lars Rudiger snatched bronze with their final attempt, having been out of the medals until then. China can no longer complete a golden sweep in the Tokyo diving, after Britain's Tom Daley a...Keep on reading: Chinese diver lifts lid on ‘very boring’ training after more Tokyo gold
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This dog can lift! See this cute weightlifting tribute for Hidilyn Diaz
An animal welfare organization paid an adorable tribute to Olympic champion Hidilyn Diaz through shelter dog Ayvee. The Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) shared on Wednesday, July 28 a cute photo of Ayvee carrying a toy barbell as a salutation to Diaz’s historic win. “We dedicate this post to Hidilyn Diaz, who took home the […] The post This dog can lift! See this cute weightlifting tribute for Hidilyn Diaz appeared first on Interaksyon.
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ITF accepts players’ requests to delay start in Tokyo due to heat
TOKYO---Tennis matches at the Tokyo Olympics will start from 3 pm local time from Thursday, governing body International Tennis Federation said after requests from players who had struggled in hot and humid conditions. World number two Daniil Medvedev gave a frank assessment of the stifling conditions on Wednesday when the visibly upset Russian told the umpire he could finish his match but wanted to know who would take responsibility if he died. "In the interests of player health and welfare and following extensive consultation, the ITF has announced a change of schedule due to the increasing heat and humidity currently being experienced in Tokyo, Japan," the ITF said in a stat...Keep on reading: ITF accepts players’ requests to delay start in Tokyo due to heat
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Benitez’s voter registration transfer to Bacolod City approved
BACOLOD CITY -- The Election Registration Board (ERB) has approved the application of former Rep. Alfredo Abelardo "Albee" Benitez to transfer his voter registration to this city. In its resolution released on Wednesday, July 28, the ERB denied the opposition to Benitez's registration filed by three residents of Barangay Mandalagan. Benitez expressed elation over the outcome of the petition. "We respect and thank the ERB for the decision. We have complete faith in the Comelec-ERB process. Now, I am a registered voter of Bacolod City. Bacolod, here I come," said Benitez who earlier announced that he is running for mayor of Bacolod in the 2022 elections. Marcus Aurelian Vaf...Keep on reading: Benitez’s voter registration transfer to Bacolod City approved
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Online petition seeks authorities’ nod for use of e-scooters inside Makati CBD
MANILA, Philippines --- An online petition calling on authorities to allow the use of electronic kick scooters inside Makati City's Central Business District (CBD) has gained traction on social media, with over 1,400 signatures as of Wednesday night. According to the petition, which was started by a certain Dominick Galauran, authorities should allow electronic scooters inside the commercial area, particularly in the Ayala CBD, as users have tried to adjust to the demands of the COVID-19 pandemic, like distancing and health protocols. "The pandemic changed the world.CoVID-19 brought so much drastric changes in the society and the only way to move forward is to adapt. Returning ...Keep on reading: Online petition seeks authorities’ nod for use of e-scooters inside Makati CBD
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Duterte to give Hidilyn Diaz P3 million, house and lot in Zamboanga gov’t project
MANILA, Philippines --- President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday pledged to give Olympic gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz cash amounting to P3 million as well as a house and lot in a government housing project for soldiers in Zamboanga City. https://youtu.be/5Zh-XynKgPw These are on top of the P10 million reward that she stands to receive by virtue of law, a presidential medal of merit, and other pledges from the private sector. Diaz paid a courtesy call on Duterte via teleconference after she arrived in the country from Tokyo, Japan, where she clinched the Philippines' first Olympic gold medal. READ: Away for over a year, golden girl Hidilyn Diaz finally home "Now, Hidilyn, t...Keep on reading: Duterte to give Hidilyn Diaz P3 million, house and lot in Zamboanga gov’t project
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‘A nice feel’: McIlroy likes Olympic course after late Tokyo touch down
Rory McIlroy left it late to arrive for the Tokyo Olympics golf tournament, but the four-time major winner said he liked the Kasumigaseki Country Club course after his first look on Wednesday. McIlroy only touched down from the US on Tuesday and will tee off at 10:25 am local time Thursday, representing Ireland in a mouth-watering grouping alongside newly-crowned British Open champion Collin Morikawa and South Korea's Im Sung-jae. "It's really just a fun golf course," said McIlroy after his only chance to practice on the 7,447-yard par-71 layout, where a field of 60 will battle for the medals over four stroke play rounds. "It's in great shape, it's immaculate. It's going to ...Keep on reading: ‘A nice feel’: McIlroy likes Olympic course after late Tokyo touch down
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Kei Nishikori hopes Japan’s gold rush can inspire Djokovic upset
Japan's Kei Nishikori will look to draw inspiration from his Olympic gold-medal winning compatriots when he plays world number one Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals of the men's tennis tournament. Nishikori, who earned bronze five years ago in Rio, is aiming to wreck Djokovic's pursuit of a Golden Slam in Tokyo and keep alive his dream of becoming Japan's first Olympic tennis champion. The former US Open runner-up beat Ilya Ivashka of Belarus 7-6 (9/7), 6-0 in singles Wednesday but later lost in the quarter-finals of the men's doubles with partner Ben McLachlan. Nishikori has beaten Djokovic just twice in 18 attempts. His last win over the Serb came in the 2014 US Open sem...Keep on reading: Kei Nishikori hopes Japan’s gold rush can inspire Djokovic upset
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Tiktoker na guwardiya, viral K-Pop Twice, kinabog
Viral ngayon sa social media ang isang guwardiya ng isang hotel matapos itong maki-`in’ sa Tiktok at mahawa sa kumakalat na trend. The post Tiktoker na guwardiya, viral K-Pop Twice, kinabog first appeared on Abante.
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The Billion-Peso Bike Lane Network Is Complete, Says DOTr
It has plastic bollards.
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Duterte to Hidilyn Diaz: Forget ‘years of toil, disappointment, dwell solely on victory’
MANILA, Philippines --- "Just forget them." This was what President Rodrigo Duterte told Olympic gold medallist Hidilyn Diaz as he noted that her "years of toil and disappointment" have prepared her towards the Olympic gold. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1zDO1K6aAv0 During Diaz's hybrid courtesy call on Duterte, he thanked her for enduring the hardships and enumerated to her the rewards she stands to gain as mandated by law, which includes P10 million, as well as a Medal of Merit and a promotion in the Philippine Air Force. "Salamat naman sa pagtiis mo. I hope that the years of toil, the years of disappointment, and the years na hindi maganda ang nangyari in the past, j...Keep on reading: Duterte to Hidilyn Diaz: Forget ‘years of toil, disappointment, dwell solely on victory’
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Six days into the Tokyo Olympics, athletes are returning home
TOKYO--- It has only been six days since the opening of the Tokyo Olympic Games but already athletes are starting their return trips as strict COVID-19 measures in Japan forbid any extended stays to soak up more of the Games atmosphere. Teams normally stay on for a few days after their events have ended to take in the closing ceremony celebrations, watch other sports and party with other athletes. This time, however, stringent health measures are forcing a quick return home well before the end of the July 23-Aug. 8 sports extravaganza. Athletes must arrive no earlier than five days before their competition starts and fly back within 48 hours of completing their sports to min...Keep on reading: Six days into the Tokyo Olympics, athletes are returning home
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An Itch You Just Can't Scratch: 25 Years of The Itchyworms
Not a lot of bands last this long.
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Guinness record: French fries sa New York, P10K kada order!
Petmalu ang isang restaurant sa New York City kung saan doon niluluto ang pinakamahal na French fries sa buong mundo. The post Guinness record: French fries sa New York, P10K kada order! first appeared on Abante.
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Mga pulis sa Benguet nagtanim ng patatas
Pinuri ni Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief Police General Guillermo Eleazar ang grupo ng mga pulis na naglaan ng kanilang oras para tumulong sa mga magsasaka sa pagtatanim ng patatas sa bayan ng Buguias, Benguet. The post Mga pulis sa Benguet nagtanim ng patatas first appeared on Abante.
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Duterte economic team concedes ‘a step backwards’ to possible lockdown amid Delta variant threat
MANILA, Philippines --- President Rodrigo Duterte's economic team has conceded to a possible revert to more stringent lockdown, as proposed by some business groups, to prevent the further spread of the more contagious Delta variant of COVID-19. "Sometime last year, I made the observation that this contagion would most likely not disappear quickly and that sometimes we may have to take a step backwards after taking two [steps] forward, to protect our gains achieved in combating the virus. I believe the new variant has forced us to do exactly that," Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez -- Duterte's chief economic manager -- said Wednesday when sought to comment on business chambers' propo...Keep on reading: Duterte economic team concedes ‘a step backwards’ to possible lockdown amid Delta variant threat
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425 taon simbahan sa Cavite target gawing pasyalan
Simbahan sa Cavite na itinayo noong 1595 itinulak maging tourism destination. The post 425 taon simbahan sa Cavite target gawing pasyalan first appeared on Abante.
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Congressmen raising P5M-P10M in extra incentive for Hidilyn
MANILA, Philippines---Congressmen are raising funds for extra cash incentives for the Philippines' first Olympic gold medalist, Hidilyn Diaz, and other athletes who would bring home medals from the Tokyo Olympics.   Deputy Speaker Mikee Romero, one of the wealthiest members of the House of Representatives, said Speaker Lord Allan Velasco had started a fund drive to give Diaz P5 million to P10 million more in cash reward for her historic Olympic achievement.   "He started with P200,000 and passing the hat to every congressman and congresswoman to contribute for additional incentive for Hidilyn," Romero said at a press briefing on Wednesday (July 28).   ...Keep on reading: Congressmen raising P5M-P10M in extra incentive for Hidilyn
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COVID-19 vaccination drive for economic frontliners launched in Subic Freeport
SUBIC BAY FREEPORT --- The national government on Tuesday (July 27) formally began its mass COVID-19 vaccination drive for economic frontliners (category A4) during a ceremonial launch here, officials said. Five workers at the Japanese firm Nidec Subic Philippines Corp. were the first to get the initial shot of COVID-19 vaccine, said Wilma Eisma, chair and administrator of the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority (SBMA). Nidec manufactures electronic equipment, spindle motors, and digital core parts for multimedia. Eisma said the vaccine drive targets other registered business locators here "to help bring about Subic's economic revival." "This undertaking is very important becau...Keep on reading: COVID-19 vaccination drive for economic frontliners launched in Subic Freeport
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Active COVID-19 cases in Tuguegarao City rise to 335
TUGUEGARAO CITY --- At least 38 new cases of COVID-19 were recorded in this city on Tuesday (July 27), raising to 335 its active infections, records from the city health office showed. The city remains on a general community quarantine (GCQ) with heightened restrictions until July 31. GCQ is the second least restrictive quarantine classification in the country. Mayor Jefferson Soriano has ordered the strict implementation of health protocols as a precaution against the more transmissible Delta variant of COVID-19. "We have to be stricter as the Delta variant is already in the country. There is no need to be complacent," Soriano told the Inquirer in a phone interview on Wedne...Keep on reading: Active COVID-19 cases in Tuguegarao City rise to 335
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House OKs bill establishing PH Virology Institute, Center for Disease Prevention and Control
MANILA, Philippines --- The House of Representatives approved Wednesday the bill creating the Virology Science and Technology Institute of the Philippines (VIP) and the Center for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) as the country grapples with the coronavirus pandemic. With 198 affirmative votes, no negative, and no abstention, the lower chamber approved on final reading House Bill No. 9559 or the Virology Institute of the Philippines (VIP) Act. Meanwhile, the lower chamber approved House Bill 9560 or the Philippine Center for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) Act with 193 affirmative votes, six negative votes, and no abstention. President Rodrigo Duterte mentioned both...Keep on reading: House OKs bill establishing PH Virology Institute, Center for Disease Prevention and Control
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Bicol detects first local transmission of COVID-19 Alpha, Beta variants
LEGAZPI CITY --- The Department of Health in Bicol has detected the first local transmissions of the more transmissible Alpha and Beta variants of COVID-19. This was confirmed by the agency through a press release on Wednesday, more than three months after the specimens were brought to the Philippine Genome Center (PCG). "These specimens were sent to PGC last April 14 and April 28," according to DOH Bicol. "Results were received by the Regional Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit (RESU) on July 21, 2021. Validation with the Local ESUs is done by RESU." The department added that all 11 cases of Alpha variants and 22 cases of Beta variants in the region have recovered from the ...Keep on reading: Bicol detects first local transmission of COVID-19 Alpha, Beta variants
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Lyn Ching needs tips on how to take care of her pet Corgi, ‘Chandler Bing’
News anchor Lyn Ching admits she still has much to learn about raising her pet dog, which is why she has been asking fans for tips on how to handle her fur baby. She has a 5-month old Corgi, Chandler Bing, apparently named after Matthew Perry's character in the hit sitcom "Friends." She described him as energetic and needs to be always walking and running. This gave her a concern about how to protect him during their walks. "[Since] he lacks the parvo vaccine [I] thought a muzzle could keep him safe [because] he wouldn't be able to eat anything off the ground. So [I] put one on him," she said via Instagram last Monday, July 26. She showed her dog wearing a muzzle on its mouth as...Keep on reading: Lyn Ching needs tips on how to take care of her pet Corgi, ‘Chandler Bing’
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Sotto’s VP run gets NPC’s ‘unanimous consent’
MANILA, Philippines---Members of the Nationalist People's Coalition (NPC) who attended its meeting on Wednesday gave their "unanimous consent" to Senate President Vicente "Tito" Sotto III's vice presidential bid in 2022. Sotto serves as chairman of NPC founded by the late businessman Eduardo "Danding" Cojuangco Jr. "It was just a fellowship and my formal announcement to my party that I will seek the vice presidency of the Republic at the proper time," Sotto said in a text message. "I was given their unanimous consent of those present. Alliances will be discussed in another meeting," he added. Sotto said about 30 incumbent party officials were present during the meeting. ...Keep on reading: Sotto’s VP run gets NPC’s ‘unanimous consent’
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Ilocos Norte to halt entry of returning residents
  LAOAG CITY --- The Ilocos Norte government will stop accepting returning residents for now to contain the spread of COVID-19, Gov. Matthew Marcos Manotoc said on Wednesday (July 28). In a press briefing, Manotoc said the temporary ban is expected to be implemented during the imposition of a province-wide modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) for two weeks from Aug. 1-14. Currently, the province is on a general community quarantine (GCQ) with heightened restrictions. GCQ is the second least restrictive form of quarantine in the country. The suspension will be lifted if the surge is contained after the duration of the MECQ, the governor said. The accommoda...Keep on reading: Ilocos Norte to halt entry of returning residents
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6 cops sacked in Albay town as probe into killing of 2 activists launched
LEGAZPI CITY --- At least six members of the police force that were involved in an alleged shootout where two activists died in Guinobatan town on Monday were relieved from their duty on Wednesday, a press statement from Bicol police said. Police Major Maria Luisa Calubaquib, Bicol police spokesperson, said that aside from being relieved from their current assignment, they are also placed under restricted custody at the Albay Police provincial office. While the case is being investigated by the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) here, Police Brigadier General Jonnel Estomo has directed the Regional Internal Affairs Service (RIAS) and the Regional Investigation and Detective Manag...Keep on reading: 6 cops sacked in Albay town as probe into killing of 2 activists launched
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QCPD chief says Sona protesters temporarily blocked for traffic management only
  MANILA, Philippines --- The Quezon City Police District (QCPD) said on Wednesday that the protest march during last Monday's State of the Nation Address (Sona) was temporarily blocked to ensure traffic along Commonwealth Avenue does not get too congested. According to QCPD Director Brig. Gen. Antonio Yarra, ground commanders saw a problem as protesters during President Rodrigo Duterte's Sona marched along a narrow section of Commonwealth Avenue. Yarra said that the march was stopped temporarily to allow vehicles to pass the area, which supposedly lies after the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman campus. "They were complaining, allegedly, the police officer ...Keep on reading: QCPD chief says Sona protesters temporarily blocked for traffic management only
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Hero’s welcome for Hidilyn Diaz; online courtesy call on Duterte set
MANILA, Philippines --- Weightlifting queen and Olympic gold medallist is set to be given a hero's welcome, and she is set to make a courtesy call on President Rodrigo Duterte, Malacaang said Wednesday. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque that Diaz's welcome and courtesy call will be held online on Wednesday night. It will be aired live on state-run television PTV. "I confirm that Ms. Hidilyn Diaz, the first Filipino Olympic gold medalist, will be given a virtual/online hero's welcome. She will also have a courtesy call with PRRD, which will be shown/aired live tonight," Roque said in a statement. Diaz bagged the Philippines' first Olympic gold medal after conquering th...Keep on reading: Hero’s welcome for Hidilyn Diaz; online courtesy call on Duterte set
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Mina ng medalya
Hanggang ngayon, sigurado andiyan pa rin ang ngiti at saya ng bawat Pilipino dahil sa pagsungkit ng ng kauna-unahang ginto ng Pilipinas sa Olympics. The post Mina ng medalya first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Away for over a year, golden girl Hidilyn Diaz finally home
MANILA, Philippines --- Hidilyn Diaz is finally home fresh off a historic performance in the Tokyo Olympics. Diaz on Wednesday arrived in Manila from Narita Airport in Tokyo, Japan less than 48 hours after winning the gold medal in the women's 55kg weightlifting competition. The 30-year-old Diaz delivered the Philippines' maiden Olympic gold, nearly a century later since the country first participated in the Games in Paris 1924. She was forced to spent the last 17 months overseas after leaving for Malaysia as part of her Tokyo buildup in February 2020 due to the pandemic. https://youtu.be/4YZmPTrvM_A Diaz's fellow Tokyo Olympian Margielyn Didal was on board the same fl...Keep on reading: Away for over a year, golden girl Hidilyn Diaz finally home
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Occasional rain to affect most of Luzon, Metro Manila; fair weather over Vis-Min
  MANILA, Philippines --- Cloudy weather with occasional rain will prevail over most parts of Luzon, including Metro Manila, from Wednesday night until Thursday due to the southwest monsoon or "habagat," according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa). Monsoon rains, or continuous rains, however, are still expected to affect some areas in Luzon, specifically: Batanes, Babuyan Islands, Ilocos Region, Abra, Apayao, Benguet, Zambales, Bataan and Occidental Mindoro. The rest of Luzon including Metro Manila, on the other hand, will only experience cloudy weather with occasional rain. "Mas madalas po yung mga pag-ulan ...Keep on reading: Occasional rain to affect most of Luzon, Metro Manila; fair weather over Vis-Min
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Diaz humanay sa 4 na GOAT
Sabi nila ‘Everybody loves a winner!’ The post Diaz humanay sa 4 na GOAT first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Male personality pinintasan ang magaling na aktres
Unti-unti nang lumulutang ang mga kuwentong lihim na lihim lang dati tungkol sa isang seryeng pinagbibidahan ng isang pamosong male personality. The post Male personality pinintasan ang magaling na aktres first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Panelo: ‘Sorry’ for hurting Hidilyn Diaz but ‘misplaced ‘yung pain mo’
MANILA, Philippines --- Chief presidential legal counsel Salvador Panelo on Wednesday apologized to Olympic gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz for hurting her feelings, but not without also insisting that the athlete's pain over her inclusion in the alleged plot to oust President Rodrigo Duterte was "misplaced." "Madali mag-apologize kung mali ang ginawa mo, pero kung wala ka namang ginawa, like for example, ano bang ginawa ko? I just presented the matrix, na wala naman akong kinalaman, upon the instructions of the President. You cannot apologize for something that you have not committed," Panelo said in an interview with ABS-CBN News Channel. (It's easy to apologize if you have done s...Keep on reading: Panelo: ‘Sorry’ for hurting Hidilyn Diaz but ‘misplaced ‘yung pain mo’
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Ano nga ba ang ‘adrenaline rush’
Walang tigil na usapin ngayong linggo ang pagkapanalo ni Hidilyn Diaz ng kaunaunahang gintong medalya ng Pilipinas sa Olympics sa sport na weightlifting. Dito umikot ang tanong ng ating reader. Paano nakakagawa ng nakakagulat na kilos ang galaw ang mga atleta, ganon din ang mga ordinaryong tao na bigla na lang nakakabuhat ng mga mabibigat na bagay, tulad ng refrigerator o motorsiklo, lalo na nitong nakalipas ng tag ulan kung saan bumaha ang mga ilang lugar. Possible ba talaga ang magawa ang mga ito? The post Ano nga ba ang ‘adrenaline rush’ first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Dambuhalang kasinungalingan
Pinamalas ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa kanyang huling State of the Nation Address ang kanyang husay sa pamamaraang pampropaganda na tinaguriang "the big lie" ("ang dambuhalang kasinungalingan"): ulit-ulitin mo lang ang isang dambuhalang kasinungalingan; hindi magtatagal at paniniwalaan ka ng mga tao. The post Dambuhalang kasinungalingan first appeared on Abante Tonite.
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Daniil Medvedev fumes as players wilt in Tokyo heat
TOKYO ---World number two Daniil Medvedev gave a frank assessment of the stifling conditions for tennis in Tokyo on Wednesday when the visibly upset Russian told the umpire he could finish his match but wanted to know who will take responsibility if he died. Last week Medvedev was the first to appeal for a delayed start for tennis at the Tokyo Olympics due to the hot and humid weather conditions and also received support from world number one Novak Djokovic. On Wednesday he opened the proceedings on Ariake Tennis Park's main show court against Italian Fabio Fognini and was struggling throughout the match. The 25-year-old took a medical timeout on court and also called the tr...Keep on reading: Daniil Medvedev fumes as players wilt in Tokyo heat
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Prado, Phillips mainit opensa
Humugot ng puwersa ang Sta. Lucia Lady Realtors kina Jovy Prado at Mar-Jana Phillips upang ilista ang 25-20, 25-12, 24-26, 21-25, 15-10 mahirap na panalo laban sa tigasing Chery Tiggo Crossovers kahapon sa 2021 Philippine Volleyball League Open Conference 'Bubble' na ginaganap sa PCV Socio-Civic Cultural Center sa Bacarra, Ilocos Norte. The post Prado, Phillips mainit opensa first appeared on Abante.
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