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Philippine Political Circus: Please send in the clowns!

Philippine Political Circus: Please send in the clowns!

Rod Cantiveros

(Manila) The Philippine Political Circus will be in town on May 13th and the various ring masters have started dressing up their clowns who will be teasing the audiences with their raw and visceral

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New Album Releases for 2019 (part 2)

New Album Releases for 2019 (part 2)

aLfie vera meLLa

Broods – Don’t Feed the Pop Monsters Still one of the worthy purveyors of Synthpop in the current decade is Broods, whose debut album was released in 2014. The followup came in 2016, after

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Báwat Pag-aálinlángan Ay Mistúlang

Báwat Pag-aálinlángan Ay Mistúlang

aLfie vera meLLa

Dilím na lang ang láging kiníkimkím Makulimlím…bákit makulimlím? Anó ba ang nása likód ng úlap na abúhin? Ang mga nakasúlat sa lángit ay iyóng basáhin Párang búhos ng ulán na lang Ang láging dumádagundóng

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I’d Rather that People who Don’t Like Me Lose Me than I Lose Myself Trying to Please Them

I’d Rather that People who Don’t Like Me Lose Me than I Lose Myself Trying to Please Them

aLfie vera meLLa

(On Remaining True to Oneself and Firm with One’s Conviction) Maraming tao na kahit pa magkakamag-anak o magkakaibigan e nasisira ang koneksyon sa isa’t isa dahil sa pagkakaiba ng kani-kanilang paniniwala—lalo na kung ito

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How dangerous is the Philippines?

How dangerous is the Philippines?

Perry Diaz

A global study conducted by Global Finance Magazine (GFM) placed the Philippines as the world’s “Most Dangerous Country.” GFM’s explanation why the Philippines is more dangerous than Yemen and 126 other countries is: “The

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Getting Active at the Manitoba Outdoors Show

Getting Active at the Manitoba Outdoors Show

Eric Labaupa

The annual Manitoba Outdoors Show took place on February 8, 9, and 10 at Red River Ex Place in Winnipeg. The large consumer trade show focusses on getting people and families active in the

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Working mothers granted additional leave benefits

Working mothers granted additional leave benefits

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed a law that extends the paid maternity leave to 105 days for female workers. The signing of the Expanded Maternity Leave Act, which covers working mothers in both public

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Police apprehends alleged pedophile priest

Police apprehends alleged pedophile priest

The National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) served five warrants of arrest against American Roman Catholic priest Father Kenneth Pius Hendricks for separate cases. The arrest warrants were for two criminal cases for acts

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Pacquiao not planning of higher post in 2022

Pacquiao not planning of higher post in 2022

Sen. Manny Pacquiao said he is happy as a senator and does not have any plans of running for a higher position in 2022. Pacquiao is currently going around the country as PDP-Laban’s campaign

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LLDA tags popular establishments among Manila Bay polluters

LLDA tags popular establishments among Manila Bay polluters

The Laguna Lake Development Authority (LLDA) has identified several popular food establishments as among the growing number of companies found to be polluting Manila Bay. The LLDA teams recently served the cease-and-desist orders (CDOs)

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