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 2021-09-23 06:48 

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Robinsons Malls makes wave in Elyu with Robinsons Place La Union...

Whether it's returning to your hometown or hitting the mall with the whole clan to celebrate the holidays, Filipino Christmas is always about coming together with your loved ones, feasting on the most delicious meals, exchanging gifts, and creating me...

 2021-09-23 06:48 

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Julie's Bakeshop has the best reaction to its mascot's 'doppelgnger' in 'Squid Game'...

Netflix's newest Korean series "Squid Game" has left viewers on the edge of their seats with its players in a not so "kid-friendly4; games. The first episode alone shocked everyone with its "Red Light, Green Light" match that tu...

 2021-09-23 06:47 

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Did you know? There's a 7-Eleven drive-thru in the Philippines...

Here' where you can find it As the global pandemic continues to restrict many industries' operations, brands and stores continue to explore new ways to adapt to the health safety demands of our time. One of the ways they can assure that is by offe...

 2021-09-23 06:45 

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PH vaccine experts still studying COVID-19 vaccination for children—-DOH...

Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine The Department of Health (DOH) has yet to issue an official recommendation to include children in the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccination program as local experts are still studying the vaccines' safety and effecti...

 2021-09-23 06:29 

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Bree Jonson's body shows signs of struggle, family lawyers claim...

Bree Jonson The body of the late artist Breanna "Bree" Jonson showed signs of struggle, the family's lawyers said in a statement issued on Thursday, Sept. 23. "Contrary to prior statements circulating on social media, the initial medicoleg...

 2021-09-23 06:27 

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PH seen import more rice...

The Philippines is seen importing more rice in the coming months amid expectations of improving economic conditions despite the prolonged pandemic. 34306 In the updated forecast of US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service (FA...

 2021-09-23 06:27 

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Mayor Isko signs ordinance on grant of general tax amnesty...

Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso signed on Thursday, September 23, Ordinance No. 8773 granting General Tax Amnesty to delinquent business and real property taxes, as well as traffic violations, in a bid to help businesses recover amid...

 2021-09-23 06:22 

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Yuka Saso eyes second LPGA title...

Yuka Saso (AFP) After almost a month of rest, US Women's Open champion Yuka Saso returns to action when she competes in the 2021 Walmart NW Arkansas Championship set to start Thursday (Friday in Manila) at the Pinnacle Country Club in Rogers, Northwes...

 2021-09-23 06:21 

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St. Luke's faces manpower shortage as 119 health workers undergo quarantine...

The St. Luke's Medical Center (SLMC) is facing a manpower shortage as over a hundred of their health workers are under quarantine after being exposed to coronavirus disease (COVID-19), an official of the hospital said Thursday, Sept. 23. St. Luke'...

 2021-09-23 06:20 

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Bride's world crumbles on wedding day after alleged scam by wedding planner...

CEBU CITY — What was supposed to be a special day for a couple here ended in a nightmarish experience. A video of a bride being inconsolable after finding out that the venue for the wedding reception was not booked. The video was posted by wedding p...

 2021-09-23 06:04 

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'Isko Moreno' has right to seek presidency, says Roque; shrugs off 'threat' to Go-Duterte tandem...

Malacaang says Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso's decision to run for president in the 2022 elections was well within his rights. President Duterte and Manila Mayor Isko Moreno (Malacaang, Manila PIO file photos) Presidential Spok...

 2021-09-23 05:57 

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Netflix's latest Korean thriller is no child's play...

Netflix survival competition Squid Game is a series of traditional children's games but with a deadly twist. Find out who will be the winner and what the purpose behind the game is. The Korean Wave has been on an extended roll! Whether it's K-Dram...

 2021-09-23 05:54 

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Bulacan kicks off vaccination for One Million Jobs 2021 project...

In a bid to restart economic activities in the province, the Bulacan provincial government, led by Gov. Daniel R. Fernando, with help from national government agencies, kicked off the vaccination drive for the 1 Million Jobs 2021 project on Thursday, Sept...

 2021-09-23 05:46 

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Villanueva presses vaccination of all workers...

Senator Joel Villanueva on Thursday, Sept. 23 said it cannot be denied that the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the dynamics in the country's employment system and, thus, the government and the private sector should now intensify their vaccination progr...

 2021-09-23 05:45 

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DepEd asks regional offices to help 'fight all forms of cheating' by promoting academic honesty...

In an effort to eradicate all forms of cheating, including those that are carried out online, the Department of Education (DepEd) is strengthening the promotion of academic honesty among its stakeholders. (Photo from Pixabay) DepEd made this move after it...

 2021-09-23 05:44 

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NCR downgrading to Alert Level 3 possible; brighter Christmas looms ahead...

Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque believes that with more people getting vaccinated, the promise of a better Christmas this year is attainable. Manila Bulletin File Photo Roque made the statement as Metro Manila marked its first week under the new Alert ...

 2021-09-23 05:37 

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Gateway Gallery features language diversity in latest KulturaSerye webinar...

In continuation of the Buwan ng Wikang Pambansa celebration last August, Gateway Gallery will focus on the current challenges faced by Philippine communities that speak indigenous languages as its latest KulturaSerye offering. The webinar, titled " Mg...

 2021-09-23 05:35 

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DND extends needed assistance to COVID-hit Batanes...

The national government is set to provide the needed assistance to the province of Batanes now that it is experiencing a surge in COVID-19 cases. In a social media post, it was revealed that provincial Governor Marilou H. Cayco has already requested the o...

 2021-09-23 05:32 

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'Our right to information should be respected:' La Salle schools hit Ombudsman for refusal to release Duterte SALN...

Educational institutions under the De La Salle Philippines hit Ombudsman Samuel Martires after denying the public access to President Duterte's statement o assets, liabilities, and net worth (SALN), underscoring that the public's right information...

 2021-09-23 05:25 

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Pateros police arrest leader of criminal gang...

Police arrested the alleged leader of a notorious crime group in Brgy. Sta. Ana, Pateros Tuesday evening. They identified the suspect as Roland Sanchez, 46, who is the leader of the notorious Roland Sanchez drug group. The shabu and gun recovered from the...

 2021-09-23 05:15 

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Lopez sees local vaccine manufacturing Q2 next year...

Vaccine manufacturing operations in the country are expected to start as early as the second or third quarter next year with three projects are progressing in their processes, Trade and Industry Secretary Ramon M. Lopez announced. Vials of COVID-19 vaccin...

 2021-09-23 05:15 

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Pandemic cuts PH EV registration by 35%...

The pandemic has significantly slowed down the domestic e-vehicle (EVs) industry in 2020, with EV registration dropping 35 percent versus pre-pandemic level, according to the Electric Vehicle Association of the Philippines (EVAP). eVAP logo At the virtual...

 2021-09-23 05:13 

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IBP seeks AFP's help to enhance safety, security of PH lawyers...

Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) has been asked to help the Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) enhance the safety and security of the country's lawyers. "In aid of the IBP's Lawyer Security...

 2021-09-23 05:13 

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High vaccination rate in NCR led to easing of rules on wearing face shields — Roque...

Malacaang believes that the National Capital Region (NCR) vaccinating almost 70 percent of its target population was one of the reasons why experts recommended relaxing the country's face shield policy despite the rising number of coronavirus (COVID-1...

 2021-09-23 05:12 

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Comelec directs Pacquiao camp to comment on Cusi wing petition...

The Commission on Elections (Comelec) has directed the camp of Senators Koko Pimentel and Manny Pacquiao to comment on the petition filed by Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi wing. Comelec/MB "The Commission (En Banc) hereby directs the Respondents to fil...

 2021-09-23 05:07 

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OCTA: Metro Manila's average daily COVID-19 cases may dip to 2,000 by October...

The average daily coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infections in Metro Manila may reach as low as 2,000 new cases by next month, the OCTA Research said Thursday, Sept. 23. Catholic devotees stand outside the Minor Basilica of the Black Nazarene as they atte...

 2021-09-23 04:44 

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Mayor Aguilar receives recognition from DOLE-NCR...

Las Pinas City Mayor Imelda Aguilar was was recognized by the Department of Labor and Employment-National Capital Region (DOLE-NCR) for her leadership and humanitarian interventions to address the health and economic crisis caused by the COVID-19 pandemic...

 2021-09-23 04:43 

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How to prevent cheating in online distance learning...

5 ways you can do to nurture honesty in your children Cheating is one of the most feared disadvantages of distance learning. And just recently, the Department of Education (DepEd) discovered "Online Kopyahan," a Facebook group that posts answers t...

 2021-09-23 04:42 

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San Juan, Iloilo stay unscathed in PCAP chess...

San Juan and Iloilo blasted their rivals to remain unscathed in five appearances in the third conference of the Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) online tournament Wednesday. The San Juan Predators clobbered the Olongapo Rainbow Tea...

 2021-09-23 04:38 

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NBI forensics team probing death of artist Bree Jonson...

National Bureau of Investigation The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) dispatched a forensics team to La Union on Thursday, Sept. 23, to conduct an investigation on the death of Filipino artist Breana "Bree" Jonson last Sept. 18. "Crime S...

 2021-09-23 04:37 

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Quimbo: P192-B in 'unconstitutional' 2021 FLR funds still unreleased by gov't...

With a little over three months left until the end of 2021, the government has yet to disburse about 192 billion in appropriations classified as "For Later Release" or FLR, in this year's national budget. Marikina 2nd District Representative S...

 2021-09-23 04:36 

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Ex-VP Binay: National gov't must weigh in effects of nationwide granular lockdowns...

After the reported success of the pilot testing of the country's new quarantine classification system in Metro Manila, former Vice President Jejomar Binay urged the national government to thoroughly study first its plan to implement granular lockdowns...

 2021-09-23 04:34 

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Hugnatan set for return this weekend; Black still recovering from hand injury...

Photo from PBA Reynel Hugnatan is set to rejoin Meralco following a brief absence while Aaron Black will miss the start of the PBA Philippine Cup quarterfinals due to his injury. Coach Norman Black said the team expects Hugnatan to be back this weekend af...

 2021-09-23 04:29 

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CJ Perez says pass to Lassiter for winning triple a no-brainer...

Photo from PBA CJ Perez is glad that he made the choice of giving the ball to Marcio Lassiter for the three-point shot that gave San Miguel Beer a thrilling 101-100 win over Alaska. Perez had the chance to be the hero when he was spotted open from the lef...

 2021-09-23 04:20 

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OCTA: Metro Manila's COVID-19 reproduction number drops to 0.99...

The reproduction number of the coronavirus disease in Metro Manila further decreased to 0.99, the OCTA Research said Thursday, Sept. 23. (MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) OCTA fellow Professor Guido David said the reproduction number, which refers to the numbe...

 2021-09-23 04:15 

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Mayor Belmonte to prioritize vaccination of residents in closed, long-term care facilities...

Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte has tasked the City Health Department(CHD) to prioritize vaccinating all individuals working and living in closed and long-term care facilities. "We are working closely with the city's vaccination team so inoculation...

 2021-09-23 04:06 

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New Pisay campus to rise in New Clark City...

The Philippines Science High School (PSHS), in partnership with the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA), is constructing a 4.6-hectare learning site in New Clark City (NCC), Tarlac. (Photo from PSHS) The new Pisay site will serve as a campus...

 2021-09-23 04:05 

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Zanjoe Marudo marks 15th year in showbiz...

Zanjoe Marudo Dependable actor. Fine leading man. Stellar body of work. Understated talent. He's not one to shy away from roles that challenge his experience and reveal his depth as an actor and as a person. But, now, as he celebrates his 15th year in...

 2021-09-23 04:05 

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QC gov't inspects closed facilities with COVID-19 cases...

The Quezon City government has started the inspection of closed and long-term facilities with surging cases of COVID-19. This, after COVID-19 outbreaks hit orphanages, convents, and seminaries in Quezon City where hundreds tested positive for COVID-19 and...

 2021-09-23 04:02 

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MECQ extended in 76 Butuan villages...

BUTUAN CITY The modified enhanced community quarantine (MECQ) in 76 barangays here is extended until September 30 following a rise in coronavirus cases. In a resolution issued by One Caraga Shield, the regional task force on COVID-19, the extension begins...

 2021-09-23 03:33 

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Give up Red Cross if you want to remain a senator, Duterte tells Gordon...

President Duterte has made the case that Senator Richard Gordon isn't fit to be chairman of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC), especially if he wants to remain in the Senate. President Rodrigo Duterte and Philippine Red Cross chairman Senator Richard Gor...

 2021-09-23 03:27 

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Hospitals shutting down COVID-19 wards due to manpower issues — Dizon...

Some of the biggest hospitals in the country are shutting down their coronavirus disease (COVID-19) wards due to manpower issues, National Task Force (NTF) Deputy Chief Implementer Vince Dizon said. A signage bearing "temporarily closed full capacity&...

 2021-09-23 03:11 

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Angel Locsin shares encouraging words for people struggling to lose weight...

Angel Locsin Actress Angel Locsin has surprised fans with a recent post featuring her body transformation. But after it trended, she immediately shared some inspiring messages. "Hello everyone! About my recent post that became viral, first, I want to ...

 2021-09-23 03:05 

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Pasig City hospital director, physicians, staff charged in 'ghost' PhilHealth claims...

National Bureau of Investigation Physicians, a board member, and personnel of a Pasig City hospital have been charged criminally before the Department of Justice (DOJ) for filing reimbursement claims with the Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilH...

 2021-09-23 02:56 

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Trillanes calls on VP Leni to decide on Palace bid now, or let Magdalo 'fill the gap'...

Former Senator and Magdalo Group chairman Antonio Trillanes IV has called on Vice President Leni Robredo to immediately decide whether or not she is ready to represent the "real opposition" in the 2022 presidential race. Former Senator Antonio Tri...

 2021-09-23 02:52 

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San Juan City, DICT launch vaccination program for IT-BPM industry...

The San Juan City local government, together with the Department of Information and Communications (DICT), launched on Thursday a vaccination program for the Information Technology Business Process Management (IT-BPM) sector in its bid to protect more peo...

 2021-09-23 02:50 

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Budget deficit hits P121 billion in August...

The national government incurred a P120.9 billion budget deficit in August after public spending grew by high double-digits while revenues rose at a much slower pace, the Bureau of the Treasury reported on Thursday, Sept. 23. Bureau of the Treasury office...

 2021-09-23 02:49 

Manila Bulletin

Sarah Ismail appointed as managing director of Warner Music PH...

Sarah Ismail Warner Music Group announced today that Sarah Ismail has been promoted to Managing Director, Warner Music Philippines. She will take up her new role on Oct. 1. As a core member of Warner Music's regional executive team, Sarah will oversee...

 2021-09-23 02:48 

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'Ang cheap': Duterte slams Gordon for plastering his face on Red Cross ambulances...

President Duterte has criticized Senator Richard Gordon for his apparent penchant for decorating ambulances of the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) with images of his face. President Rodrigo Duterte (left) and Senator Richard Gordon (Photos from Malacaang/ MANI...

 2021-09-23 02:45 

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RVM warns public against 'fraudulent solicitation drives'...

The Religious of the Virgin Mary (RVM) has warned the public against "fraudulent solicitation drives" using the name of the congregation. RVM statement "We take this opportunity to caution the public on the reported proliferation of fraudulent...

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