• Hot summer day in the metropolis
    A young girl combs her hair after a dip in Manila Bay on Friday. Manila residents tried to find comfort in various ways as temperature soared to 35.9 degrees Celsius, making it the hottest day on record in the metropolis so far this year, according to weather bureau PAGASA.

  • China builds airstrip in the Spratlys
    A satellite image provided by DigitalGlobe and released by the Asia Maritime Transparency Initiative department at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSSI) shows what is believed to be an under-construction Chinese airstrip at Fiery Cross Reef (Kagitingan Reef) in the Spratly Islands in the disputed West Philippine Sea.

  • Canada told to take back its waste
    Members of various environmental groups band together to call on Canada to take back its waste in a gathering in Quezon City on Friday. The groups decried shipments of garbage from Canada that have been languishing at a Philippine port for more than a year now.

  • New classrooms built under private-public partnership
    President Aquino, accompanied by Education Secretray Armin Luistro (2nd right), inspects the facilities of a classroom building built under the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) during the ceremonial turnover on Friday at the Malolos Integrated School in Barangay Sto. Rosario, Malolos, Bulacan on Friday.

  • Protest against China reclamation
    Members of Bayan Muna hold a picket in front of Chinese consulate in Makati on Friday April 17 to protest against China's reclamation activities in Panganiban Reef, part of the disputed areas in the West Philippine Sea. Recent satellite pictures showed the Chinese constructing facilities in the area.

Stolen items found in airline baggage handlers' lockers

MANILA - Items believed to have been stolen from passengers' bags were discovered in the lockers of six baggage handlers at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 3.
Stolen items found in airline baggage handlers' lockers

PNoy: South China Sea dispute a global problem

MANILA - Philippine President Benigno Aquino said on Friday the territorial dispute with China in the South China Sea was of concern for the world because global trade will be hit by China's reclamation.
PNoy: South China Sea dispute a global problem

Espina submits resignation to PNoy

MANILA (2nd UPDATE) - President Benigno Aquino III on Friday confirmed that Philippine National Police (PNP) officer-in-charge (OIC) Deputy Director General Leonardo Espina has submitted his resignation.
Espina submits resignation to PNoy


Postwar rekindling of Philippine-Japan ties credited to Quirino

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Palace welcomes G7 concern over sea reclamation

MANILA, Philippines - President Aquino welcomed yesterday the Group of Seven industrialized countries’ expression of concern over rising tension in the West Philippine Sea and South China Sea, calling it a clear indication of the global scope of the problem ramped up by China’s massive reclamation activities in disputed waters.
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Why 2 Pinoys left US to start a tech company in PH

These two young entrepreneurs explain why they decided to leave the U.S. to return to the Philippines and start a business.
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We doubt these celebs will insist on 'yaya' meals

Amid the brouhaha over the "yaya" meals, let's look at the some of the beloved "yayas" of your favorite celebrities.
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5 common opponents of Pacquiao, Mayweather

Before they finally decided to give fans the fight that they wanted, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao fought five common opponents. Here's how the two boxers performed against them.
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Sabotahe, hinihinala sa kaso ng killer milk tea

Sabotahe ang nakikitang anggulo ng pamilya Abrigo sa pagkamatay ng kanilang padre de pamilya na may-ari ng Ergo Cha Milk Tea House.
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No stopping Gab V's skyrocketing career in US

FLORIDA - More than a year ago, Filipino actor, TV host, musician, and dancer, Gab Valenciano posted his first Super Selfie video on YouTube and it went viral.
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Milk tea poisoning victim laid to rest

MANILA - Suzaine Dagohoy, the woman who died after drinking poisoned milk tea in Manila, has been laid to rest.


California gas pipeline explosion, fire injure up to 15 people

SACRAMENTO, California - A construction crew accidentally ruptured a natural gas transmission line on Friday in Fresno, California, sparking an explosion and fire that injured up to 15 people, three of them critically, officials said.

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Bosnia claims second world's largest stew

SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Hercegovina - A dozen Bosnian chefs claimed Friday they set a new record for the world's largest stew, outperforming their fellow countrymen's 2014 achievement.

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