What can be done about Metro Manila’s traffic woes

Traffic congestion in the Philippines, particularly in Metro Manila, has been a problem for years. With new policies and plans for the betterment of roads and transport system, this problem can still possibly be solved.

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Shooting In PMA Leaves Soldier Dead, Two Others Wounded
Shooting In PMA Leaves Soldier Dead, Two Others Wounded SHOOTING IN PMA – One soldier was killed while two more were injured in a shooting incident inside the Philippine Military Academy (PMA). According to SunStar, police reports show that the victim, identified as Army Senior Sergeant Joefrey Turqueza was killed when Airman Second Class Christopher […] The post Shooting In PMA Leaves Soldier Dead, Two Others Wounded appeared first on Philippine News.
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TRANSLATE ENGLISH TO TAGALOG – “Psalm”
Translate English To Tagalog “Psalm” TRANSLATE ENGLISH TO TAGALOG – What is the Tagalog or Filipino translation of the word “psalm”? In this article, we will review the meaning of the uncommon word “psalm”. We will also discover its counterpart in Tagalog or the Filipino language. What is “Psalm”? Based on Merriam Webster Dictionary, psalm […] The post TRANSLATE ENGLISH TO TAGALOG – “Psalm” appeared first on Philippine News.
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Fiery start up in Japan Women’s Open
Explosive would best describe the featured threesome of Yuka Saso, Sakura Koiwai and Ayaka Furue in Thursday’s start of the LPGA of Japan Tour second major championship — the Japan Women’s Open at The Classic Golf Club in Fukuoka Prefecture.
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Disney to lay off about 28,000 parks unit employees due to coronavirus hit
LOS ANGELES — Walt Disney Co said on Tuesday it will lay off roughly 28,000 employees, mostly at its U.S. theme parks, where attendance has been crushed by the coronavirus pandemic, especially in California where Disneyland remains closed. About two-thirds of the laid-off employees will be part-time workers, the company said in a statement. Disney shut its theme parks […] The post Disney to lay off about 28,000 parks unit employees due to coronavirus hit appeared first on Interaksyon.
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VIDEO: Dimples Romana Shares Showbiz Career Journey, Gives Advice
Dimples Romana Shares Showbiz Career Journey, Gives Advice to Letter Sender DIMPLES ROMANA – Celebrity endorser and popular actress Dimples Romana shared her showbiz career journey and gave advice to a letter sender. Celebrity endorser and popular actress Dimples Romana was recognized as the Philippines’s most trending actress in 2019 after playing the role Daniela […] The post VIDEO: Dimples Romana Shares Showbiz Career Journey, Gives Advice appeared first on Philippine News.
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Levi’s® launches new line of reusable face masks
The Levi’s® face masks were created to serve the needs of the public as we adapt to this new reality.
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Akrostik Ng Salitang Karamdaman – Mga Halimbawa
Ano Ang Akrostik Ng Salitang Karamdaman? (Sagot) AKROSTIK – Sa paksang ito, ating tatalakayin kung ano ang iba’t-ibang mga akrostik ng salitang “Karamdaman”. Ang mga Akrostik ay isang tula o iba pang kasulatan, o kasabihan na kung saan ang unang titik ng bawat linya ay mayroong mensahe. Heto ang mga halimbawa para sa salitang “KARAMDAMAN” […] The post Akrostik Ng Salitang Karamdaman – Mga Halimbawa appeared first on Philippine News.
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Kaibahan Ng Paksa At Layon – Paliwanang At Halimbawa
Ano Ang Kaibahan Ng Paksa At Layon? (Sagot) KAIBAHAN NG PAKSA AT LAYON – Sa paksang ito, ating tatalakayin kung ano nga ba ang pinagkaiba ng paksa at layon. Alam naman nating lahat na ang isang paksa ay ang “subject” ng isang kwento. Ngunit, ang paksa naman ay iba sa tinatawag na tema. Isang halimbawa […] The post Kaibahan Ng Paksa At Layon – Paliwanang At Halimbawa appeared first on Philippine News.
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2 Young Kids Bought Blouse for Their Mother’s Birthday
2 Young Kids Bought Blouse for Their Mother’s Birthday The heartwarming photo of two young kids who entered a store and buy blouse for their mother’s birthday earns praises online. A Facebook user named Sarah Alexandrea Daculap has shared the heartwarming photo of two little boys who entered a store to buy a blouse for […] The post 2 Young Kids Bought Blouse for Their Mother’s Birthday appeared first on Philippine News.
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Remembering Erik Spoelstra's journey with the Miami Heat
With the amount of success that the 49-year-old has enjoyed in his career, it is difficult to think that he had started in a very humbling position in the NBA.
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Ellen Adarna Gets Hard On Someone Online Through This Strong Statement
Netizens keep on talking about Ellen Adarna and her reply to this question. ELLEN ADARNA – The answer of controversial actress Ellen Adarna to this question of a netizen went viral and it is getting viral online. Fierce and fearless, Kapamilya actress Ellen Adarna has seemingly left this impression to people that she is this […] The post Ellen Adarna Gets Hard On Someone Online Through This Strong Statement appeared first on Philippine News.
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These Sleek Flasks From Starbucks Make Great Gift Ideas
They come in Philippine-exclusive colors, and there are tumblers too.
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Init ni Paragua ayaw humupa
MULING nagpasiklab si Grandmaster Mark Paragua sa online chess tournament na nilaro sa lichess.org. The post Init ni Paragua ayaw humupa first appeared on Abante.
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‘Nakakakilig!’ Barbie napansin ni Selena Gomez
Ang bongga lang na na-feature si Barbie Forteza sa Instagram stories ni Selena Gomez nang i-post ng American pop-star ang compilation ng TikTok videos ng "Ice Cream" dance challenge. The post ‘Nakakakilig!’ Barbie napansin ni Selena Gomez first appeared on Abante.
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RCBC Extends Waived Fees for Online Transfers Until End of 2020
Check out the full list of banks waiving fees until December 31.
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Majority of Filipinos practice Covid-19 safety measures — SWS
MAJORITY of Filipinos are practicing coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) safety measures, a recent Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed. According to the survey from Sept. 17-20, 2020, 79 percent of adult Filipinos always use face masks when going out of their houses and 56 percent always use face shields. The survey also showed that 60 […]
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Palace bats for new law to abolish PhilHealth, sell PH properties to boost funds
MALACAÑANG has pushed for the passage of a new law that will abolish the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) and create a new health insurance agency. In a virtual press briefing, Palace spokesman Harry Roque admitted that removing any of corrupt personnel of PhilHealth would be difficult since they have Civil Service eligibility and were […]
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Tema Ng ALAMAT NG PINYA – Kahulugan At Iba Pa!
Ano Ang Tema Ng Alamat Ng Pinya? (Sagot) ALAMAT NG PINYA – Sa paksang ito, ating aalamin kung ano nga ba ang tema ng kwentong “Ang Alamat Ng Pinya”. Una sa lahat, ang alamat ng Pinya ay tungkol sa isang batang nagngangalang “Pinang”. Subalit, hindi katulad sa ibang bata sa kanyang edad, siya ay palaging […] The post Tema Ng ALAMAT NG PINYA – Kahulugan At Iba Pa! appeared first on Philippine News.
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Which Region Is The Philippines Located? Location Of The Philippines
Which Region Is The Philippines Located? Location Of The Philippines LOCATION OF THE PHILIPPINES – In this topic, we are going to know and identify the region where the Philippines is located. The Philippines, known officially the Republic of the Philippines is an archipelagic country in Asia. It is composed of 7,641 islands and is […] The post Which Region Is The Philippines Located? Location Of The Philippines appeared first on Philippine News.
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Scottie may ‘bakal’ sa PBA Bubble
BITBIT ni Ginebra guard Scottie Thompson ang kanyang bakal – hindi baril – kundi literal na bakal o barbel sa Clark sa PBA Bubble. The post Scottie may ‘bakal’ sa PBA Bubble first appeared on Abante.
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So COVID-19 has reached Batanes, the Philippines’ last stronghold
Batanes will implement a tougher lockdown after its first case of novel coronavirus which causes COVID-19 after months of being free of it. The northernmost island of the Philippines immediately trended on Twitter after the Batanes provincial government announced its first infection. In a Facebook post on September 29, Batanes stated that the infected patient […] The post So COVID-19 has reached Batanes, the Philippines’ last stronghold appeared first on Interaksyon.
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Manila Water, Maynilad told to ease up on customer payment scheme
THE Metropolitan Waterworks and Sewerage System (MWSS) has directed the two water service providers to ease up on the payment of bills during the quarantine period. MWSS chief regulator Patrick Lester Ty told the Manila Water Co. Inc. and Maynilad Water Services, Inc. that the MWSS Regulatory Office is mandated to “[g]rant all customers a 30-day grace […]
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Heart tatapatan sina Regine, Sarah
May good news si Heart Evangelista para sa kanyang mga fan. At `yun nga ay ang mapapakinggan na raw ang kaniyang mga unreleased songs mula pa noong 2005. The post Heart tatapatan sina Regine, Sarah first appeared on Abante.
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ABS-CBN It’s Showtime – September 30, 2020 Episode (Live Streaming)
Watch: Live Streaming of ABS-CBN It’s Showtime – September 30, 2020 (Wednesday) Episode Watch and enjoy the live streaming of the popular Kapamilya noontime show ABS-CBN It’s Showtime for September 30, 2020 (Wednesday) episode. ‘Its Showtime’ is one of the most popular television shows that hooked thousands of Filipino viewers in the Philippines and even […] The post ABS-CBN It’s Showtime – September 30, 2020 Episode (Live Streaming) appeared first on Philippine News.
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Billboard Awards 2020 Performers: Alicia Keys, Post Malone, More
Alicia Keys, Post Malone Will Perform At Billboard Awards 2020 BILLBOARD AWARDS 2020 – Alicia Keys, Post Malone, and Bad Bunny will perform at the 2020 Billboard Music Awards. The 2020 Billboard Music Awards ceremony was originally scheduled on April 29, 2020. NBC and Dick Clark Productions decided to postpone the event due to the […] The post Billboard Awards 2020 Performers: Alicia Keys, Post Malone, More appeared first on Philippine News.
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Manila LGU offers free swab tests for certain workers in the city
Swab testing for COVID-19 will be free for certain workers in Manila City.
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Sarah Geronimo included in Most Admired Women in PH, Matteo reacts
Sarah Geronimo is one of the ‘Most Admired Women’ this year Popstar Royalty Sarah Geronimo is included in the list of ‘Most Admired Women’ in the Philippines in 2020 and her husband Matteo Guidicelli has this reaction. February of this year, Sarah and Matteo finally tied the knot. Through their social media posts, they are […] The post Sarah Geronimo included in Most Admired Women in PH, Matteo reacts appeared first on Philippine News.
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National ID System In Philippines – Majority To Be Enrolled By 2020
Majority Of Pinoys Covered By National ID System In Philippines By 2022 Says DILG NATIONAL ID SYSTEM IN PHILIPPINES – The government is aiming to have a majority of Filipinos enrolled in the National ID System by 2022. According to the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG), all Filipinos are required to enroll […] The post National ID System In Philippines – Majority To Be Enrolled By 2020 appeared first on Philippine News.
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What Is Aggravate? Definition And Usage Of This Term
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Concerned Dad to Schools Giving Lot of Activities to Students: “Hindi sila ROBOT”
Concerned Dad to Schools Giving Lot of Activities to Students: “Hindi sila ROBOT” A concerned dad asked the schools giving a lot of activities to the students to minimize the requirements saying “Hindi sila ROBOT”. The Philippine government has started to implement the online learning system in the country amid the coronavirus pandemic. The new […] The post Concerned Dad to Schools Giving Lot of Activities to Students: “Hindi sila ROBOT” appeared first on Philippine News.
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MMC chair: NCR may shift to MGCQ by November if decline in COVID cases continues
MANILA, Philippines --- Metro Manila may shift to the lowest quarantine levelby November if the decline in the number of COVID-19 cases in the region is sustained. The National Capital Region (NCR) and several other areas would remain under general community quarantine (GCQ) until October 31 as decided by President Rodrigo Duterte. Paranaque Mayor Edwin Olivarez, who chairs the Metro Manila Council (MMC), said if the decline continues for another month, the downgrading of the metropolis to the modified general community quarantine or MGCQ may happen in November. "Kung magtutuluy-tuloy po itong ating trend, itong pagbaba ng ating cases at 'yung recovery natin umaabot na ng mo...Keep on reading: MMC chair: NCR may shift to MGCQ by November if decline in COVID cases continues
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No context: Roque drops quote card on politicking after Robredo addressed nation
Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque on Tuesday released quote card on politicking a day after Vice President Leni Robredo addressed the nation. “All I ask, huwag pong magbulag-bulagan, huwag magbingi-bingihan. Dahil pagdating po sa takdang panahon na ngayong ganitong kaaga ay namumulitika na kayo, baka isuka kayo ng taumbayan,” Roque said in a Facebook post on Tuesday afternoon. […] The post No context: Roque drops quote card on politicking after Robredo addressed nation appeared first on Interaksyon.
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Richard, Coco 3 linggong nakulong
After three weeks of lock-in sa “FPJ’s Ang Probinsyano”, nakauwi na sa kanilang bahay noong Sunday si Richard Gutierrez. The post Richard, Coco 3 linggong nakulong first appeared on Abante.
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Bela Padilla Spotted In Turkey, Is She With Her Boyfriend?
Kapamilya actress Bela Padilla spotted in Turkey with someone. BELA PADILLA – Famous actress and model Bela Padilla was spotted in Turkey seemingly on a vacation with someone, is this her boyfriend? To recall, Bela Padilla’s last boyfriend is film producer Neil Arce who is soon getting married to Kapamilya actress Angel Locsin. The two […] The post Bela Padilla Spotted In Turkey, Is She With Her Boyfriend? appeared first on Philippine News.
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Metro Manila mayors eye possible removal of curfew hours
    MANILA, Philippines --- Removing the existing curfew hours of 10 p.m. to 5 a.m. in Metro Manila will among those to be discussed in an upcoming meeting of Metro mayors, Paraaque City Mayor Edwin Olivarez said Wednesday. In the meantime, Olivarez said existing policies will remain, including allowing food delivery services to operate round-the-clock. "Yun pong ating curfew ay pinag-aaralan yan na magpatanggal po yung curfew," said Olivarez, who is also the chair of the Metro Manila Council, in a televised briefing. The Metro Manila Council is a policy-making body composed of all the mayors of Metro Manila. (We are looking at removing the curfew.) "Sa su...Keep on reading: Metro Manila mayors eye possible removal of curfew hours
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MRT-3 to increase train speed to 40 kph starting Oct 1
MANILA, Philippines --- Starting Oct. 1, trains of the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 will be running at an increased speed of 40 kilometers per hour from the current 30 kph. The MRT-3 management said on Wednesday that this is the result of the installation of new rails in MRT-3 stations as part of the massive rehabilitation of the rail line. The operating speed of MRT-3 trains is set to gradually increase to 40 kph in October to 50 kph by November and 60 kph by December. "Our next target is to increase the speed of our trains in the mainline, until it reaches 60kph" MRT-3 Director for Operations Michael Capati said in a statement. Despite the ongoing pandemic and strict quarantin...Keep on reading: MRT-3 to increase train speed to 40 kph starting Oct 1
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Louise mukhang buntis
Itinanggi ni Louise delos Reyes na siya ay nagdadalantao, matapos siyang mapagkalamang buntis ng kanyang mga follower sa Instagram. The post Louise mukhang buntis first appeared on Abante.
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Housing agency urged to ‘blacklist’ developers that abandon projects
      MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of Housing and Urban Development (DHUSD) should resort to the "blacklisting" of housing developers that abandon their subdivision projects, Senator Cynthia Villar said Wednesday. During the confirmation hearing of DHUSD Secretary Eduardo del Rosario, several lawmakers raised concerns over the non-compliance of some developers in housing projects. One of the lawmakers include Davao Oriental Rep. Joel Mayo Almario, who asked Del Rosario for a "clear policy" to address the problem. "We want to see a clear policy of how the department can address developers which did not comply with requirements...I'd...Keep on reading: Housing agency urged to ‘blacklist’ developers that abandon projects
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Takeaways from first US presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden
WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, former Vice President Joe Biden, are meeting in Cleveland on Tuesday for the first of three debates ahead of the Nov. 3 election, when Trump is seeking a second term in office. Here are takeaways from the matchup: Trump’s taxes Trump didn’t mince words when moderator Chris Wallace of Fox News asked […] The post Takeaways from first US presidential debate between Donald Trump and Joe Biden appeared first on Interaksyon.
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Paano makaiwas sa pandemic stress
Alam nyo bang maraming magulang ang nalilito at hindi alam ang gagawin habang inaasikaso ang mga makukulit na anak at nais na kumawala sa gitna ng pandemic. The post Paano makaiwas sa pandemic stress first appeared on Abante.
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$23 million for new space station toilets — but how do they work?
The new International Space Station toilets, which are scheduled for delivery on Tuesday, Sept. 29, have cost the American taxpayers an astronomical $23 million (around P1.1 billion). The good news is that they will make life more comfortable for the astronauts onboard the space station and also do a better job of recycling waste. Named the Universal Waste Management System (UWMS), the new toilets developed by NASA are much more compact than the existing space station facilities. Along with a 65% reduction in size and a 40% cut in weight, they are also equipped with footrests and handles that help prevent crew members from floating away at what might be a critical moment. News ...Keep on reading: $23 million for new space station toilets — but how do they work?
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Avatar 2 Release Date Revealed; Avatar 3 Almost Complete
Shooting for Avatar 2 has been completed AVATAR 2 – Yes, it is coming to theaters! The sequel of the popular sci-fi movie directed by James Cameron has finished shooting. The first Avatar movie was released in 2009 but the preparation for this took more than a decade. It is because Cameron’s vision for this […] The post Avatar 2 Release Date Revealed; Avatar 3 Almost Complete appeared first on Philippine News.
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COVID-19 cases among Filipinos abroad breach 10,500
With 40 new COVID-19 cases reported by the DFA, infections among Filipinos abroad are now at 10,507. 
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Barrettos mark the late Miguel Barretto’s first birthday after passing
Sisters Claudine and Marjorie Barretto, as well as the latter's daughters Julia and Dani, have marked the 83rd birthday of the late Miguel Barretto, who passed away in October last year. Claudine, who could not greet her father on his birthday yesterday, Sept. 29, took to Instagram earlier today to honor Miguel and thank him for being her father. "Yesterday was your birthday... [I didn't] have the courage to greet [you] yesterday so l do it today instead," Claudine said. "I want to thank [you] for being my Father. [I] will forever [and] always [love you] #doubleinfinity. Happy birthday in heaven." https://www.instagram.com/p/CFvliHEAY9I/ Marjorie meanwhile penned her trib...Keep on reading: Barrettos mark the late Miguel Barretto’s first birthday after passing
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What Is Interpret? Definition And Usage Of This Term
What Is Interpret? Definition And Usage Of This Term WHAT IS INTERPRET – In this topic, we will first know the definition of this term and how is this term used in sentences. Definition The Oxford Dictionary described this term as the following: explain the meaning of (information, words, or actions). understand (an action, mood, […] The post What Is Interpret? Definition And Usage Of This Term appeared first on Philippine News.
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BTS tops two Billboard charts with latest hit ‘Dynamite’
SEOUL --- South Korean boy group BTS topped two of Billboard's main charts with its new single "Dynamite" this week, Billboard said Tuesday. "Dynamite" returned to the top spot on Billboard's main singles chart, the Hot 100, after spending two seeks at No. 2. The song had spent two weeks at the top of the singles chart after debuting at No. 1, becoming the 20th song in Billboard's history to spend the first two consecutive weeks of its debut at the top spot. With the rebound of its hit song to the summit, the group itself also climbed to the top spot on the Billboard Artist 100chart from the No. 2 spot a week earlier, according to Billboard. "BTS rebounds 2-1 on the Billb...Keep on reading: BTS tops two Billboard charts with latest hit ‘Dynamite’
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Lion King 2 Confirmed With Moonlight Director Barry Jenkins
Lion King 2 Confirmed With Director Barry Jenkins LION KING 2 CONFIRMED – Following the success of Lion King, Disney announced greenlighting the sequel to of one of the biggest CGI remakes of 2019. Obviously, the Lion King has already become a classic. However, with new technology and a star-studded cast including Beyoncé and Donald […] The post Lion King 2 Confirmed With Moonlight Director Barry Jenkins appeared first on Philippine News.
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JUST IN: 4.7 Magnitude Earthquake in Cagayan
Cagayan Hit by Earthquake with 4.7 Magnitude EARTHQUAKE – The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) recorded a 4.7 magnitude quake in Cagayan, September 30, 2020. 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. One of […] The post JUST IN: 4.7 Magnitude Earthquake in Cagayan appeared first on Philippine News.
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