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 2021-07-24 03:01 

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87 families evacuated in Pasig City amid continuous rains; LGU suspends COVID-19 vaccination...

The Pasig City local government has already started evacuating some of its residents due to the rise of water level in Marikina River caused by monsoon rains. Marikina River Pasig City Mayor Vico Sotto announced on Saturday, July 24, that the city has alr...

 2021-07-24 03:00 

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FASHION PULIS: Itchy feet...

After being discovered, given breaks, and honed to becoming known, itchy feet has gotten into Known Personality (KP). Typical of showbiz stories, KP was propelled into fame by the support of her current management. KP was given the limelight and subsequen...

 2021-07-24 02:54 

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Manila gov't deploys more than 1.1 million vaccines...

More than 1.1 million vaccines have been deployed in Manila since the city government launched its vaccination drive against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) last March. (Ali vicoy / MANILA BULLETIN) Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso...

 2021-07-24 02:52 

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CHR condemns 'burning by NPA' of privately-owned mining equipment...

Commission-on-Human-Rights The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) has condemned the reported burning of several privately-owned heavy equipment allegedly by members of the New People's Army (NPA) in Claver, Surigao del Norte last July 15. In a statement...

 2021-07-24 02:44 

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Over 1,000 QC residents evacuated as continuous rain submerge Metro Manila...

Over a thousand people in Quezon City have been evacuated as continuous rain caused floods submerging parts of Metro Manila over the weekend. At least 1,239 or 276 families living in low-lying and flood-prone areas of barangays Apolonio, Doa Imelda, Bagon...

 2021-07-24 02:43 

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Duterte sold out PH sovereignty to China — 1Sambayan...

The 1Sambayan coalition has scored President Duterte for supposedly selling out to China following his weak stance in defending the West Philippine Sea from its unlawful incursions. President Rodrigo Duterte (File photo/Malacaang) The President has bowed ...

 2021-07-24 02:41 

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5 alleged scammers arrested in joint NBI-SEC-ARTA operation...

Five alleged scammers, believed to have milked millions of pesos from their victims, were arrested in a joint entrapment operation launched by the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI), the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and the Anti-Red Tape ...

 2021-07-24 02:39 

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BREAKING: Boxer Nesthy Petecio advances to Round of 16 to jumpstart Olympic medal bid...

File Photo Boxer Nesthy Petecio displayed her world championship form after advancing to the Round of 16 in the women's featherweight division in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics Saturday, July 24. Petecio won via unanimous decision over Congo's Marcelat S...

 2021-07-24 02:30 

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New discovery: Scientists turn plastic bottles into vanilla flavoring...

While the world is slowly taking small steps to reduce plastic consumption, it becomes more and more evident how global plastic pollution has alarming effects on humans, wildlife, and the environment. Plastics lose their material value after one use, whic...

 2021-07-24 02:27 

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Romanticizing colonialism? 'Vessel of Faith' designer tells what the costume is about...

Fashion designer Axel Que explains the story behind her creation for Miss World Philippines 2021 contestant Tracy Maureen Perez Tracy Maureen Perez wearing the "Vessel of Faith" In the past years, the landscape of pageantry has changed tremendousl...

 2021-07-24 02:23 

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ICYMI: Krispy Kreme releases Ice Kreme series in celebration of its 84th anniversary...

This July, Krispy Kreme is serving new treats giving a whole new level to the phrase guilty pleasure. As it celebrates its 84th anniversary this month, the beloved food brand brings the party with the launch of the Ice Kreme series. Krispy Kreme's Ice...

 2021-07-24 02:21 

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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Filipino athletes wore barong by Rajo Laurel during opening ceremonies...

Filipino athletes wore their pride on their sleeves as they donned fashion designer Rajo Laurel's barong during the opening ceremonies of the Tokyo Olympics 2020 last July 23, 2021. According to Philippine Sports Commission, the male athletes were cla...

 2021-07-24 02:12 

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Spongecola to headline first-ever 'TikTok By Request'...

You call the shots in this first-ever fan-powered online show Concerts, live sessions, and music festivals—these are some of the things the pandemic has taken away from many music fans. Although music can still be felt privately through our devices,...

 2021-07-24 02:09 

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PH, UN forge pact on human rights protection...

The Philippines and the United Nations (UN) have launched a joint program that outlines mechanisms that aim to strengthen the country's institution and support its continued fulfillment of international human rights obligations, the Department of Fore...

 2021-07-24 02:03 

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The e-commerce platform's latest recognition includes the top spot in the YouGov Recommend Top Improvers 2021...

Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, ranks 5th on market research firm YouGov's Most Recommended Brands 2021 List in the Philippines. The rankings are based on YouGov BrandIndex's positive recommendation score, whi...

 2021-07-24 02:00 

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ALI market cap grows to P500 B from P42 B...

Since it's maiden public offering 30 years ago, the market capitalization of real estate giant Ayala Land Inc. has ballooned to over P500 billion from P42 billion, making ALI among the largest companies in the Philippine Stock Exchange Index. The Phil...

 2021-07-24 02:00 

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Three farmers prove that being landless is not a barrier to achieving success in farming...

Many individuals are blessed to have inherited farmlands from their ancestors. This helps them continue what their families have started. Others acquire their own agricultural property to start a farm, optimize productivity, and have full control of the l...

 2021-07-24 01:57 

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Bulacan orients employees, social workers on child protection law, basic sign language...

The provincial government of Bulacan through its Provincial Social Welfare Development Office (PSWDO) conducted an orientation on Republic Act 10821 (The Children's Emergency Relief and Protection Act) and basic sign language for its employees, social...

 2021-07-24 01:56 

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PGH bracing for COVID-19 surge amid looming threat from Delta variant...

The Philippine General Hospital (PGH) is bracing for another round of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) surge amid looming threat from the more transmissible Delta variant. Philippine General Hospital (Photo from UP) "We are bracing and anticipating for ...

 2021-07-24 01:50 

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'GVBOYS' reaches close to 1M views in just two episodes...

The Puregold Channel Because life can be overwhelming, we need every bit of fun we can get. This is the heart and soul of the Puregold Channel. Its 'shoppertainment' concept, which combines shopping and retail, brings fun and happiness to Filipino...

 2021-07-24 01:24 

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AC Health's specialty cancer hospital breaks ground in Taguig #BrigadangAyala donates 1,000 flu vax to the city...

Beyond boosting the private sector's pandemic response, Ayala's healthcare arm AC Health lives up to its goal of providing quality healthcare for all as it officially breaks ground for the construction of Healthway Cancer Care Center, the Philippi...

 2021-07-24 01:00 

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PH gov't approves GM 'golden rice' production...

The Philippines became the world's first country Friday (July 23) to approve the commercial production of genetically modified (GM) "golden rice" that experts hope will combat childhood blindness and save lives in the developing world. A biosa...

 2021-07-24 00:40 

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Feast of Saint James the Great on July 25...

Roman Catholics celebrate Sunday, July 25, the feast day of Saint James the Great, one of the twelve apostles of Jesus Christ. St. James the Great (Catholic Online) Feast masses will be offered in many parishes placed under his patronage such as in Buenav...

 2021-07-24 00:39 

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Djokovic starts Olympic mission as Pogacar targets road race gold...

Serbia's Novak Djokovic attends a training session at the Ariake Tennis Park ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo on July 21, 2021. (Photo by Tiziana FABI / AFP) History-chasing Novak Djokovic launches his quest for Olympic tennis glory, whi...

 2021-07-24 00:36 

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A reliable technical support warrants continuous digital operations...

Many businesses pivoted to digital operations last year for survival and continuity during the challenging economic times due to the COVID-19 quarantines. Even small and micro enterprises pivoted to move their business online and experienced how using dif...

 2021-07-24 00:31 

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E-Painters, Bolts vie for lead...

Photo from PBA Rain or Shine and Meralco dispute the early lead when the Elasto Painters and the Bolts collide Saturday, July 24 as the 46th PBA Season Philippine Cup continues at the Ynares Arena in Pasig City. Action in the pro league will continue desp...

 2021-07-23 23:46 

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Knowledge Channel's 'School at Home' campaign bags award...

KCFI given the Outstanding CSR Project in Education Knowledge Channel Foundation's (KCFI) "School at Home" campaign, which made possible distance learning during the pandemic using Knowledge Channel's platforms on-air, online, and offline ...

 2021-07-23 23:30 

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MB Daily News Update...

For the second straight night, the southwest monsoon, or "habagat", enhanced by Typhoon Fabian has dumped several inches of rain in Metro Manila, causing heavy flooding that stranded hundreds of commuters and motorists. And it is not likely that t...

 2021-07-23 23:20 

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New GMA series hopes to bridge Filipinos on the culture of Muslims...

'Legal Wives' GMA Network takes pride in its boldest and grandest offering the family drama series Legal Wives that will not only explore the many facets of love but will also leave viewers in awe for its stunning production and engrossingly uniqu...

 2021-07-23 23:07 

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ABS-CBN News brings comprehensive 'SONA 2021' special coverage to Filipinos...

ABS-CBN SONA 2021 Filipinos may watch the last State of the Nation Address (SONA) of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte on the state of the country this pandemic through ABS-CBN's "SONA 2021" special coverage on the ABS-CBN News Channel (ANC), Tele...

 2021-07-23 23:07 

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Tropical Cyclone 'Fabian' Tracker...

(PAGASA) 5 a.m., July 24 Typhoon "Fabian" left the Philippine area of responsibility around 11 p.m., Friday, July 23. As of 4 a.m., the center of the eye of typhoon Fabian was estimated at 640 kilometers north-northeast of Itbayat, Batanes. Relate...

 2021-07-23 23:01 

Manila Bulletin

Jeremiah Tiangco drops hugot theme song for the season...

'Sa Tuwing Umuulan' Just in time for the cozy rainy season, Kapuso performer and The Clash Season 2 Grand Champion Jeremiah Tiangco releases another treat for his fans and listeners with his sophomore single 'Sa Tuwing Umuulan' under GMA M...

 2021-07-23 23:00 

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PH policy banning lead paints recognized globally...

A Chemical Control Order (CC0) banning lead, a toxic substance, in paints promulgated by the government through the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) has been crowned one of the five winners for this year's Future Policy Award (FP...

 2021-07-23 22:54 

Manila Bulletin

Signal No. 1 lifted as 'Fabian' leaves PAR — PAGASA...

(PAGASA) Typhoon "Fabian" (international name "In-fa") accelerated while outside the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said in its 5 a.m. bull...

 2021-07-23 22:38 

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(UPDATE) OCD: No casualty in Batangas quake...

No one died or got hurt in the aftermath of a magnitude 6.6 earthquake that hit Calatagan, Batangas on Saturday morning, July 24, according to an initial assessment by the Office of Civil Defense (OCD). A magnitude 6.7 earthquake hits Calatagan, Batangas ...

 2021-07-23 22:02 

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Netizens receive advance alert on earthquake thru gadgets. Here's why....

Social media was abuzz early Saturday morning, July 24, after Filipinos were woken up by a magnitude 6.7 earthquake that hit Calatagan, Batangas which was felt in nearby areas including parts of Metro Manila. Some netizens praised the advance alert issued...

 2021-07-23 21:46 

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No tsunami threat after 6.7-magnitude quake — Phivolcs...

(PHIVOLCS) There is no threat of a tsunami hitting any part of the Philippines after a 6.7-magnitude earthquake in Calatagan, Batangas early Saturday morning, July 24, said the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). "No destruc...

 2021-07-23 21:21 

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6.7-magnitude quake jolts Batangas...

(PHIVOLCS) A strong earthquake measuring 6.7-magnitude on the Richter scale jolted Batangas early Saturday morning, July 24, said the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs). Phivolcs traced the epicenter of the earthquake at 116 kil...

 2021-07-23 21:13 

Manila Bulletin

PROP UP: PITX — Finding answers to commuting woes and the science of mobility...

Every day at rush hour, in any major intersection in Metro Manila, you'll be greeted by the same familiar scene — throngs of people lined up along the streets trying to catch a ride home. It's a reality that has perplexed urban planners, tra...

 2021-07-23 18:18 

Manila Bulletin

Marikina River reaches 16 meters; 2nd alarm raised...

After Marikina River's water level has reached 16 meters, second alarm was raised at 1:40 a.m. on Saturday (July 24). (Photo courtesy of Marvin Escueta Doles/Marikina Filipino-Chinese Fire Brigade Volunteers) Marikina City Public Information Office (P...

 2021-07-23 17:51 

Manila Bulletin

'Milestone': PH grants biosafety permit to GMO 'Golden Rice' for commercial production...

Good news for all Filipino farmers and rice consumers! Nutrient-enriched, and genetically modified Golden Rice "is now cleared for commercial propagation" following the issuance of a biosafety permit on July 21, 2021. (MANILA BULLETIN FILE PHOTO) ...

 2021-07-23 17:01 

Manila Bulletin

Philippines wins 4 silver, 2 bronze medals at 62nd International Mathematical Olympiad...

Young Filipino students won six medals at the 62nd International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) held from July 14 to 24. For the second straight year, the IMO was held virtually and hosted by St. Petersburg, Russia due to the ongoing pandemic. (Clockwise fro...

 2021-07-23 16:47 

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1st alarm raised after Marikina River reached 15 meters...

First alarm was raised after Marikina River's water level reached 15 meters at 12:07 a.m., Saturday (July 24), Marikina City Rescue 161 said. (Photo courtesy of Marikina Rescue 161) Sirens rang to alert residents that the water level of the river has ...

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