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NATIONAL

Landslide kills 12 in the Philippines, dozens feared trapped

MANILA — A landslide triggered by heavy rains on Thursday killed at least four people in the central Philippines, with dozens feared trapped in the latest...
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ADB approves $7.8-billion lending pipeline for Philippines

MANILA-The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Thursday it would provide the Philippines an estimated $7.8 billion loan between this year and 2021, to help it...

Philippines spending spree fades as inflation hurts even foreign cash earners

SANTA ROSA VILLAGE — Liezel Carada, who relies entirely on her husband's earnings as a dishwasher in Italy, has seen her income grow sharply...

WORLD

Taking back carbon ‘imperative’ to stop planet overheating, backers say

LONDON — With climate-changing emissions still inching higher - and resulting threats from extreme weather surging - sucking greenhouse gases out of the atmosphere...

U.S. Catholic Church plans hotline for complaints of abuse by bishops

Sept 19—Bishops in the United States plan to set up a hotline to field complaints about bishops who have sexually abused or harassed children or adults, in...

Another Filipino-American victimized by racism in the US

Another racist rant against a US citizen of Filipino descent has gone viral, just months after a previous incident. Facebook user Selina Cairel, confirmed to...
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BUSINESS

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ADB approves $7.8-billion lending pipeline for Philippines

MANILA-The Asian Development Bank (ADB) said on Thursday it would provide the Philippines an estimated $7.8 billion loan between this year and 2021, to help it...

Philippines spending spree fades as inflation hurts even foreign cash earners

SANTA ROSA VILLAGE — Liezel Carada, who relies entirely on her husband's earnings as a dishwasher in Italy, has seen her income grow sharply...

Philippines’ Cal-Comp delays $125 million IPO due to market conditions

MANILA — The Philippine unit of Taiwan's New Kinpo Group said on Wednesday it postponed an initial public offering (IPO) valued at up to 6.77...

OPINION

Lawyer Jude Sabio reflects on the role of the International Criminal Court, which the Philippines opted to exit in March as a communication he filed against President Rodrigo Duterte is pending before it.

SPECIAL FEATURES

ENTERTAINMENT

Previews of upcoming super movies: Captain Marvel and Joker in 2019

Comic book and superhero fans around the world are pumped after the trailer to Marvel Studios' "Captain Marvel" and photo previews of Joaquin Phoenix...

How Mocha Uson and Drew Olivar are sending all the wrong signals

Communications Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson and her co-blogger Drew Olivar have apparently not yet learned their lesson as they are again under fire for...
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SPORTS

Report: 76ers to promote ex-center Brand to GM role

The Philadelphia 76ers will name former on-court star Elton Brand to fill the team's vacant general manager role, ESPN reported Tuesday. NBA sources told ESPN's...

Basketball fans pay tribute after NBA veteran Dwyane Wade announces ‘last dance’

Basketball fans are celebrating the storied career of Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade after his announcement that the coming 2018-2019 NBA season would be...

Not everyone is excited about possible Mayweather-Pacquiao rematch

Nobody saw it coming. Retired boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. has challenged Sen. Manny Pacquiao to a rematch after an unlikely meeting between the...

LIFESTYLE

Previews of upcoming super movies: Captain Marvel and Joker in 2019

Comic book and superhero fans around the world are pumped after the trailer to Marvel Studios' "Captain Marvel" and photo previews of Joaquin Phoenix...

The long road to annulment for Sunshine Cruz

Actress Sunshine Cruz expressed her elation when the court finally granted her annulment with estranged husband Cesar Montano after four years of struggling in...

Maine Mendoza and an international makeup brand’s big reveal

Filipinas are excited over Maine Mendoza's lipstick collaboration with MAC Cosmetics using the hashtag "#MainedcmMacMakerLaunch" on social media. The international makeup brand recently announced the lipstick's launch...
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MOTORING

Why public transportation is regarded as a livelihood

A transport official's statement on public utility vehicle operators has revived the discussion on public transport utilities as livelihood in the traffic-plagued Philippines. Transportation Assistant...

Stories of stranded passengers at NAIA can stop you in your tracks

A Xiamen Airlines flight that overshot the main runway of the Ninoy Aquino International Airport set off a chain of events that led to...

NAIA’s terminal case: What went wrong after an airline’s bad landing

(Updated 3:34 p.m.) Several flights at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport have been cancelled following the crash landing of a Boeing 737-8000 owned by...

TECH

Japanese billionaire and art collector to be first ‘moon tourist’

A Japanese billionaire is the first private citizen to sign up for a planned trip to the moon scheduled for 2023. Elon Musk, owner and...

The story behind NDRRMC’s Intelligent Operations Center

The National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council's Intelligent Operations Center is being praised and admired by Filipinos after photos of it were shared on...
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