Sunday, January 25th 2015

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MALACAÑANG    said   it  is  making sure that the Department of  Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) will submit to Congress  a full  report  and  accounting...

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DURING his almost 15-hour trip back to Rome from Manila aboard Philippine Airlines (PAL) A340 “Shepherd One,” Pope Francis dined on bistek Tagalog for...

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THE Supreme Court (SC) has clarified that the eligibility of former President and now Manila City Mayor Joseph Estrada to seek another term as...

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The mining industry—constantly under attack by non-governmental groups for its effects on the environment—is getting higher subsidies from the state. According to the latest report...

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The National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) reported that it has fully restored all  its transmission, subtransmission  lines  and substations in the Visayas...

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Integrity Initiative Chairman Ramon del Rosario Jr. said the government has already made significant strides in terms of eradicating unethical business practices in the...

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Despite the slower growth of the economy in 2014, economists, the government and the business community project brighter prospects for the Philippine economy in...

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THE Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) opens the year with a new Lotto game that offers the highest minimum jackpot prizes among its games. Approved...
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After years of discussion, BancNet and MegaLink—the two largest banking-network consortia in the country—signed a memorandum of agreement on their consolidation, and look to...

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Faced with increasing pressures, from rising customer expectations and operating costs to mounting insurance fraud and catastrophe losses, insurers realize that emerging claims technology...

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Union Bank of the Philippines (UBP) projects loan growth averaging 15 percent this year, such expansion pushed faster by corporate, as well as consumer,...

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BOTH houses of Congress have approved AirAsia Inc.’s (AirAsia Philippines) acquisition of budget airline operator Zest Airways Inc. (AirAsia Zest). The local unit of Malaysian carrier AirAsia Bhd....

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SHIMANO Inc., a Japan-based bicycle and bicycle parts manufacturer, is investing P1.32 billion for a facility in the First Philippines Industrial Park (FPIP) and is...

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AN official of Shell Philippines Exploration BV (SPEX) is strongly campaigning for transparency and accountability to unlock further the country’s indigenous resources. “We need a...
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MELBOURNE, Australia—Maria Sharapova and Rafael Nadal put earlier stumbles behind them with convincing wins on Sunday to reach the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. French...

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BREAD Story-Lyceum takes a shot at the last quarterfinal berth when it faces Racal Motors at the close of the Philippine Basketball Association D-League...

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BACK-TO-BACK defending champion Ateneo de Manila and De La Salle beat their respective oppositions and opened their campaigns on a winning note, as the...

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MIKE Nieto waited for the pass at the right-corner pocket. When the ball was whipped over, he was wide open. A UP (University of...

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SAN ANTONIO—The Los Angeles Lakers are preparing for the worst-case scenario of Kobe Bryant missing the rest of the season, a decision to be...

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UNIVERSITY of Santo Tomas (UST) nailed its first winning streak in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) women’s volleyball tournament with a...
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BEFORE noon today, the world will already have a new Miss Universe. The road to Miss Universe 2014 has been long and tension-filled because it...

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MORE than a million people—including a camera-friendly rack of world leaders—took to the streets of Paris a couple of weeks ago to march in...

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NO amount of “Uy, tumataba ka” comments from elder relatives will get one to lift a finger about his fitness and/or weight issues. At...

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LOS ANGELES—Ethan Hawke was taking his kids to school. J.K. Simmons was fighting a bad cold and sleeping in an Atlanta hotel room. Marion...

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APPROACHING critical mass in the hot-button perception of the Manila art market is an unprecedented public auction by León Gallery of early works by...

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JUST as lifelong bonds are cemented under times of extreme duress—Ironman triathlons, Outward Bound excursions, Mommy and Me yoga classes—so do my children grow...
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MEGAWORLD Corp., a leading property developer founded by billionaire Dr. Andrew Tan, expressed optimism that it can grow in all market segments and post...

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WE’RE already midway into the first month of 2015, and this early, property developers are expecting this year to open up more opportunities for...

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ALTHOUGH the Philippines is a star in the emerging market for property investments, the country still needs to pass a real-estate investment trust (REIT)...

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SHERIDAN, the leading Australian bed and bath brand, invites you to introduce a very special piece of art into your home with its exclusive...

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AYALA Land’s flagship development in Bacolod, Capitol Central, is the first master-planned, mixed-use community in the area. Envisioned to be the growth center of...

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THE space was dramatically lit, and a four-man band played soft music in the background. By the entrance dominated a large leather sofa emblazoned...
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Cucumbers belong to the same plant family as squash, pumpkin and watermelon (the Cucurbitaceae family). Like watermelon, cucumbers are made up of 95 percent...

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THE island of  Boracay has been a tropical party haven for the longest time, but now it is also gaining a repute  as one...

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With all the emphasis on the importance of vitamins D and C, an important family of vitamins known as B-complex gets overlooked. The B vitamins...

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Niacin is obtained from our diet. Niacinamide can be synthesized in the body from niacin and tryptophan, an amino acid. Both niacin and niacinamide...

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There are a number of conditions that can stem from insufficient vitamin and mineral intake. These include hair loss, heart failure, skin and liver...

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The greens’ synergistic combination of vitamins, minerals, antioxidants and phytochemicals helps detox cells and expunge free radicals that damage DNA, both of which may...
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