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 2020-07-12 07:48 

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Barcenilla rules, banners Philippine chess team at FIDE Online Olympiad...

In a masterful show of strength, the Arizona-based Barcenilla topped the six-player qualifier and will lead the country's team to the first FIDE Online Olympiad slated July 22 to August 30....

 2020-07-12 07:14 

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Philippines' SEAG title repeat try in peril as next host Vietnam trims events...

Philippine Olympic Committee president Abraham "Bambol" Tolentino on Sunday received a letter from host Hanoi disclosing the number of disciplines to be played, including centerpiece athletics and aquatics' swimming and diving as compulsory ev...

 2020-07-12 07:06 

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MPBL to meet with Pacquiao on broadcast plans after ABS-CBN shutdown...

In partnership with the giant network since the league establishment in 2018, the MPBL said it has no official say yet on the matter until the crucial meeting with Pacquiao according to Commissioner Kenneth Duremdes....

 2020-07-12 06:55 

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Marck Espejo recalls atmosphere in historic SEA Games men's volleyball run...

What struck Espejo the most was the number of supporters watching their game, with men's volleyball often taking a backseat to its female counterpart....

 2020-07-12 06:12 

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Religious gatherings ok na sa Quezon City...

Pwede na simula kahapon ang pagsasagawa ng religious activities sa lungsod Quezon pero sa ilalim ng mga mahigpit na safety measures upang maiwasan ang community transmission ng COVID-19....

 2020-07-12 06:12 

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Bicol International Airport tatapusin ng Duterte government ngayong 2020 Salceda...

Tiniyak ng administrasyong Duterte na tatapusin nito ngayong 2020 ang P4.8-bilyong Bicol International Airport na isa sa malalaking proyekto ng pamahalaan upang ibangon ang bansa mula sa matinding epekto ng COVID-19....

 2020-07-12 06:12 

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LTFRB sarado sa susunod na linggo dahil sa COVID...

Isang linggong isasara ng Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) ang main office ng ahensiya sa Quezon City dahil sa limang tauhan nito ay nagpositibo sa COVID-19....

 2020-07-12 05:56 

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PVL stays committed with ABS for now...

"Until we hear from (ABS-CBN) that they can't cover us, we'll keep our commitment to them," said Ricky Palou, president of Sports Vision, which organizes the PVL....

 2020-07-12 05:00 

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Azkals stint will be 'dream come true' for Bienve Maraon...

Finding success in Philippine club football, Spanish-born Bienve Maraon is setting his sights on a stint with the national team....

 2020-07-12 04:04 

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Philippines books Dota 2, Mobile Legends finals berths in SEA Invitational...

Following the debut of esports in the Southeast Asian Games held in Manila last year, Razer launched the inaugural esports competition to prepare esports athletes for the next edition of the biennial sports meet....

 2020-07-12 03:31 

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QCPD says cop mauled, robbed amid reports he was apprehended by campus police...

As of this publishing, neither the QCPD nor the UP Diliman police have spot reports available when sought by Philstar.com, and only the press release on the incident was sent to reporters....

 2020-07-12 03:14 

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16-year-old Sage Tolentino shows potential in ProAm tourney...

Joined by the older Kai Sotto, the prospect out of Maryknoll High School in Honolulu is improving his skills in The Smith League....

 2020-07-12 02:40 

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Limited MRT-3 operations to restart Monday...

Operation of the Metro Rail Transit-Line 3 are set to resume once more starting Monday, July 13, albeit on limited capacity, the transportation department said....

 2020-07-11 22:43 

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EDITORIAL - Infection Prevention and Control Week...

The second week of July has been declared by President Duterte as National Infection Prevention and Control Week....

 2020-07-11 22:43 

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Highest single-day recoveries recorded...

Eight hundred seven coronavirus disease 2019 patients recovered yesterday, the highest number of recoveries in a single day recorded by the Department of Health....

 2020-07-11 22:43 

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Manila buys 3 COVID machines capable of testing 16,800 weekly...

The Manila city government has purchased three COVID-19 testing machines capable of testing 16,800 residents a week....

 2020-07-11 16:56 

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Most Filipinos support ABS-CBN franchise, many see rejection as blow to press freedom — survey...

An overwhelming four out of five Filipinos believed that Congress should renew ABS-CBN Corp's legislative franchise, while more than half of Filipinos saw the eventual non-renewal as a blow to press freedom in the country, survey data suggests....

 2020-07-11 16:44 

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PNP: Back-riding will eventually be allowed for all...

Philippine National Police deputy chief for operations Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar yesterday appealed for patience from motorcycle owners as he assured them that they would eventually be allowed to have back-riders like married couples and live-in partners...

 2020-07-11 16:36 

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Spaniard, 2 others held for P3.4 million drugs...

A Spanish citizen and his companions were arrested after they were caught with P3.4 million worth of shabu in Las Pias City on Friday....

 2020-07-11 16:32 

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BI works to deport Chinese who hit Makati enforcers...

The Bureau of Immigration has recommended the filing of a deportation case against a Chinese woman seen in a viral video attacking traffic enforcers and spitting on a security guard in Makati City, an official said yesterday....

 2020-07-11 16:16 

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MRT-3 operations to resume tomorrow...

Starting tomorrow, the Metro Rail Transit-3 will resume operations on a limited capacity....

 2020-07-11 16:11 

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Speaker: Let's move forward on franchise issue...

Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano yesterday urged the people to move forward from the divisive decision of the House denying the franchise renewal of broadcast giant ABS-CBN....

 2020-07-11 16:11 

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Journalists slam House panel decision...

A group of reporters covering Malacaang condemned yesterday the decision of the House of Representatives' franchise committee to deny the application of renewal of television network ABS-CBN....

 2020-07-11 16:08 

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LeBron James draws flak for not putting 'Black Lives Matter' phrases on jersey...

Known for his role in fighting for social justice, it came as a surprise to many that he will continue to wear...

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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PNP to public: Report rude checkpoint cops...

The Philippine National Police yesterday urged the public to report rude police officers manning checkpoints to secure community quarantine areas....

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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Quezon City allows religious gatherings under strict conditions...

The Quezon City government has allowed religious activities under strict conditions to prevent the transmission of the coronavirus disease 2019....

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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Merkel's steady leadership...

Strong leaders rise in times of crisis....

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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Go marks 1 year as senator, vows continued service...

In marking his first year in office as a lawmaker, Sen. Bong Go continues his quest in helping improve various government services....

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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'Imperfectly perfect'...

I do not know who wrote the description "perfect" in describing President Duterte's performance in the four years of his term....

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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LGUs urged to conduct blended learning dry run...

Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian is urging local government units to initiate dry runs of their localized versions of the Department of Education Learning Continuity Plan with more than a month before classes reopen....

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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Manila Zoo sets up urban garden to feed animals...

The administration of the Manila Zoo in Malate has come up with a self-sustaining way to feed its herbivore or plant-eating animals amid the uncertain times brought about by the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic....

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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United in separation...

Let's not have any quarreling between you and me . . . for we are close relatives. — Genesis 13:8...

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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Cebu Pacific set to resume Dubai flights...

Budget carrier Cebu Pacific is resuming its commercial international services this month initially between Manila and Dubai after almost four months....

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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Is President Trump opposed to the Declaration of Independence?...

Over the 4th of July holiday, Pres. Trump praised the Declaration of Independence as a "beacon of liberty, prosperity, and opportunity for all:...

 2020-07-11 16:01 

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Oil price hike seen this week...

After the price rollback last week, oil companies are raising pump prices anew....

 2020-07-11 16:00 

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'An attack on press freedom, a charade'...

The rejection of the ABS-CBN franchise renewal application in Congress was an attack on press freedom and a charade....

 2020-07-11 16:00 

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Head of media giant delivered to Duterte...

President Duterte wanted the head of broadcast media giant ABS-CBN....

 2020-07-11 16:00 

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QC to strengthen complaint body vs police, law enforcement abuse...
 2020-07-11 16:00 

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Origin of Malay race...

Race has become a global issue mainly as a result of the police killings in the United States that gave birth to the Black Lives Matter movement....

 2020-07-11 16:00 

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EDITORIAL - Infection Prevention and Control Week...

The second week of July has been declared by President Duterte as National Infection Prevention and Control Week....

 2020-07-11 16:00 

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US ruling a boost to smoke-free alternatives...

he move of the US Food and Drug Administration to allow the marketing of electrically heated tobacco product IQOS as a modified risk tobacco product to reduce exposure to harmful substances showed how smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes could be regulat...

 2020-07-11 16:00 

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PNPA suspends activities for new class after death of two cadets...

Gamboa has since ordered the PNPA administration to submit the results of its investigation and inquiry concerning the late cadets....

 2020-07-11 16:00 

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Groups march to CHR to protest ABS-CBN franchise denial, looming anti-terror law...
 2020-07-11 16:00 

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Philippines sees highest single-day COVID-19 recoveries as infections surpass 54,000...

(Updated 5:12 p.m.) More than 12.1 million cases of the coronavirus, including around 551,000 deaths, have been logged globally by the World Health Organization in its latest situation report....

 2020-07-11 16:00 

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Making it to the finish line: A vaccine is coming...

As the race to develop a vaccine is getting close to the finish line, health experts all over the world continue to study the infection pattern and the transmission path of COVID-19 with new waves of infection hitting many places including those that were...

 2020-07-11 09:39 

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Pinas pinalakas ang COVID-19 screening at surveillance...

Upang mapigilan ang pagkalat ng coronavirus ay inaprubahan ng Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases nitong Huwebes ang mga hakbang na layong palakasin ang screening at surveillance activities....

 2020-07-11 09:39 

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Bawal magsalita sa LRT-1...

Para makaiwas sa pagkalat ng coronavirus disease ay nagpalabas ng kautusan ang Light Rail Manila Corp. (LRMC), operator ng Light Rail Transit Line 1 na nagbabawal mag-usap o magsalita sa mga tren sa LRT-1....

 2020-07-11 09:36 

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Lanao del Sur sets up more shelters for returning residents...

Engineers are setting up additional temporary shelters in Lanao del Sur province for returning Maranaws stranded in regions outside by the coronavirus quarantine....

 2020-07-11 09:08 

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Training 'bubble' eyed for Tokyo Olympic-bound athletes...

Velasco's statement came a couple of days after the sports-funding agency teamed up with the Philippine Olympic Committee in pushing to the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) for the resumption of the country's Olympic preparation that was derailed by...

 2020-07-11 08:59 

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Paragua, Barcenilla battle to draw in FIDE Online Chess Olympiad...

After five of the 10 rounds, Paragua led the way with 3.5 points on two wins and three draws while Barcenilla trailed the former by half a point with three on a win and four truce....

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