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Manila mulls taking over ‘illegal’ reclamation site

Manila mulls taking over ‘illegal’ reclamation site

The city government of Manila is looking into the possibility of repossessing a 12-hectare lot at Isla Puting Bato in Tondo, believed to be “illegally” reclaimed by the International Container Port Services, Inc. (ICTSI),

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Government to set up $10-billion infrastructure fund

Government to set up $10-billion infrastructure fund

The Aquino administration plans to start a $10-billion infrastructure fund in October to finance rail and port projects, finance officials said. Revenue Commissioner Kim Henares said the government is currently discussing the project with

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Families of Benguet bus crash victims to get P60K

Families of Benguet bus crash victims to get P60K

Families and relatives of all the victims of Wednesday’s (August 18) Benguet highway tragedy can now collect P60,000 for those who died and P12,500 for those who were injured in the mishap as compulsory

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Venus Raj 4th runner-up in Miss Universe 2010

Venus Raj 4th runner-up in Miss Universe 2010

Jimena Navarrete, 22, of Mexico was crowned Miss Universe during the Miss Universe 2010 held earlier today, August 24 (Philippine time), at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. First runner-up was

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Robin Padilla, Mariel Rodriguez back home together from abroad

Robin Padilla, Mariel Rodriguez back home together from abroad

Hot showbiz couple Mariel Rodriguez and Robin Padilla touched down together in NAIA from their recent travel in India. Rodriguez, one of the hosts of “Pilipinas Win na Win,” declined to comment when asked

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GMA launches theoretical version of ‘Lupang Hinirang’

GMA launches theoretical version of ‘Lupang Hinirang’

The GMA Network has come-up with a two-and-a-half-minute cinematic version of the Philippine National Anthem after almost 10 months of meticulous research and preparation. Conceptualized by the creative team of GMA’s Program Support Department,

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Enchong Dee on the road to recovery

Enchong Dee on the road to recovery

Young actor Enchong Dee who has been confined at the Cardinal Santos Medical Center since August 15, is now on the road to recovery after suffering from dengue. The actor was rushed to the

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Beauty queen killed in road accident

Beauty queen killed in road accident

The Filipino-German beauty queen who won the 2009 Binibining Pilipinas International title is dead. Melody Gersbach, 24, single, and a semifinalist in the 2009 Miss International held in Japan, met her untimely death after

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Charice undergo cosmetic procedures

Charice undergo cosmetic procedures

In preparation for her upcoming role in the in the popular American TV series, “Glee,” international singer Charice Pempengco recently went through cosmetic procedures at the Belo Medical Clinic. The clinical process was conducted

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Brillante Mendoza wins another best film award

Brillante Mendoza wins another best film award

The directorial skills of multi-awarded Filipino director Brillante Mendoza was recognized anew when his film “Lola” was adjudged Best Film at the 8th edition of the Asian Film Festival held in Rome late last

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