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1,000 Reasons for a Plastic-Bag Ban in Winnipeg

1,000 Reasons for a Plastic-Bag Ban in Winnipeg

Levy Abad

The City of Toronto recent ban on plastic (shopping) bag boldly opened the floodgates to Canada’s minor towns to its major cities that are still on the reflective mode on whether or not to

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Alam Mo Ba Na…?

Alam Mo Ba Na…?

Adonis Fernandez

• that the Philippines is Canada’s largest source of temporary and skilled workers since 2010—beating India and China (The Philippine Star, June 24, 2012) • that a recent study from Environics WealthScapes examined mean

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Typhoon ‘Gener’ killed 12 people

Typhoon ‘Gener’ killed 12 people

Typhoon “Gener” caused the death of at least 12 people and triggered flooding and landslides in Luzon and parts of Visayas and Mindanao as it moves northward at a slow pace of 7 kilometers

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Freshman law student dies in fraternity hazing

Freshman law student dies in fraternity hazing

A freshman law student of San Beda College (SBC) died Monday from injuries supposedly inflicted during a hazing incident. Superintendent Ulysses Cruz, police chief of Dasmariñas, Cavite, confirmed that Marc Andrei Marcos succumbed to

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Cory’s kids to lead unveiling of people power icon’s bust

Cory’s kids to lead unveiling of people power icon’s bust

President Benigno Aquino and his sisters privately commemorated the third death anniversary of their mother, former President Corazon “Cory” Aquino by being at her gravesite at the Manila Memorial Park. The former president died

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The Bourne Legacy in Manila

The Bourne Legacy in Manila

The Hollywood action spy film stars Jeremy Renner as Aaron Cross/Kenneth Gibson, Rachel Weisz as Dr. Stephanie Snyder, and Edward Norton as Byer. Parts of the movie particularly the chase and fight scenes were

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Kathryn Bernardo admits closeness with Daniel Padilla

Kathryn Bernardo admits closeness with Daniel Padilla

Young actress Kathryn Bernardo admitted she is quite “close” with 17-year heartthrob Daniel Padilla. Kathryn recently joined the young actor-singer off camera when she participated in the recent Star Magic Games as muse of

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GMA News honors national hero via special DVD

GMA News honors national hero via special DVD

The GMA News and Public Affairs honored last year’s 150th birth anniversary of our national hero Dr. Jose P. Rizal by releasing a special DVD titled “Rizal: 150 Taon ng Pambansang Bayani.” The DVD

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Filipino fans greet Jessica Sanchez during skype birthday party

Filipino fans greet Jessica Sanchez during skype birthday party

Filipino fans presented a teary-eyed Jessica Sanchez with a birthday cake during a Skype party held at SM Megamall on July 29. The American Idol finalist, whose birthday falls on Aug. 4, was also

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Tons of Fun at Lockport Dam Family Festival!

Tons of Fun at Lockport Dam Family Festival!

Kids activities, catfish tournament and main stage entertainment: Aug. 17-19, 2012 The Lockport Dam Family Festival confirms well-known Country music performers Keith and Renee, Jerry Sereda, Foster Martin Band and Jason Kirkness will be

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