• China complains Japanese air, sea surveillance raises safety risks

    China's Defence Ministry complained on Friday that Japanese surveillance activities threatened the safety of Chinese ships and aircraft, raising the issue after Japan said earlier this week that its jet fighter scrambles had hit levels unseen since the Cold War. Japan's air force said the increased…

    • Conor McGregor: I would beat Floyd Mayweather in less than 30 seconds

      You can say a lot of things about boxing’s pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather. If you put me face-to-face with Floyd Mayweather—pound-for-pound boxing’s best—if I fought Floyd, I would kill him in less than 30 seconds.

      • Palace welcomes G7 concern over sea reclamation

        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…

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        • Intersex surgeries spark move away from drastic treatment

          She was born to a young Chicago couple, named Jennifer, and grew into a beautiful long-lashed child with wavy dark hair, big brown eyes and a yearning, youthful desire to be just like all the other girls. Jennifer Pagonis was born intersex, an umbrella term for several conditions in which an…

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          • Trillanes asked to explain P245-M DAP funds

            Sen. Nancy Binay dared yesterday Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV to explain the P245 million in Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP) funds allocated to him from 2011 to 2012, higher than those of other senators. “Maybe it’s better that he does the explaining and show where the P245-million DAP went in…

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            • Cyrus and Schwarzenegger ‘in trouble’

              Miley Cyrus and Patrick Schwarzenegger’s romance is reportedly “hanging by a thread”. The 22-year-old Wrecking Ball hitmaker began dating the 21-year-old son of Arnold Schwarzenegger in November of last year, but their relationship hit a rocky patch after Patrick was photographed flirting heavily…

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              • Boy who lost bicycle to SAF gets new one

                COTABATO CITY– Tears rolled down the cheeks of nine-year-old Marof Mukadas as he received yesterday a new bicycle to replace his old one that was taken and used as a getaway vehicle by a police commando being pursued by Muslim rebels. The replacement of the lost bicycle was facilitated jointly by…

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                • Bublé says sorry for Instagram post

                  Michael Bublé has apologised to fans after a controversial Instagram post. The image, taken by his wife Luisana Lopilato, first appeared to be a simple picture of the singer. #myhumps #babygotback #hungryshorts #onlyinmiami #picoftheday #beautifulbum.” Michael captioned the picture.

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                  • VP accused of vote buying, hotel overprice

                    Vice President Jejomar Binay was slapped with fresh allegations of vote buying in the May 2010 elections, along with charges of pocketing millions for the overprice of housing relocation projects in Makati City during his term as mayor. Two former settlers, who were relocated to Calauan, Laguna,…

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                    • Police: Muslims threw Christians overboard during Med voyage

                      Italy's migration crisis took on a deadly new twist Thursday as police in Sicily reported that Muslim migrants had thrown 12 Christians overboard during a recent crossing from Libya, and an aid group said another 41 were feared drowned in a separate incident. Palermo police said they had detained…

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                      • WWII Ship Used for Atomic Bomb Tests Found 'Amazingly Intact'

                        The USS Independence aircraft carrier, which operated during World War II, has been located about a half mile underwater off California's Farallon Islands. Using an autonomous underwater vehicle (AUV) dubbed the Echo Ranger and a 3D-imaging sonar system, researchers have created a detailed picture…

                        • Zayn Malik Shaves His Head - Fans React!

                          So long man-bun! Zayn Malik is looking a lot like Liam Payne circa 2012. Trisha Malik and Zayn Malik attend The Asian Awards 2015 on April 17, 2015 in London (Getty) Just one day after he debuting his nose piercing, the former One Direction member

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                          • 5 Reasons "Avengers: Age of Ultron" will be Awesome

                            Much has happened since "The Avengers". With the fall of S.H.I.E.L.D and the rise of a new supervillain who could prove to be the Avengers' most fearsome yet, the team is once again faced with new challenges to save mankind from extinction. "Avengers: Age of Ultron" is easily going to be the…

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                            • DepEd, TESDA tie up for K to 12

                              The Department of Education (DepEd) has partnered with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) in the first two years of implementation of the K to 12 program. “We will use TESDA centers as technical-vocational laboratories for senior high school,” DepEd Secretary Armin…

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                              • Lily Collins poses again for Karl Lagerfeld for Barrie

                                British-American actress Lily Collins is once again the face of Barrie Knitwear, her third consecutive season in the role, and has been captured yet again by Karl Lagerfeld. Cashmere brand Barrie Knitwear, acquired by Chanel in 2012, has opted to renew its collaboration with the famous…

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                                • Rumer Willis: I don’t want to hear the bullies

                                  Rumer Willis says it was horrendous always being compared to her mother Demi Moore. The 26-year-old star is the daughter of Demi and ex-husband Bruce Willis. “My mom is a stunning woman, and everyone compared me to her,” Rumer told In Touch Weekly magazine.

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                                  • ‘Kato successor more radical’

                                    Ameril Umbra Kato is gone but his successor, Esmael Abubakar, is a more radical version of the late founder of the Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF). Known as “Commander Bongos,” insiders and relatives said Abubakar is out to sustain extremism in the ranks of the BIFF. Abubakar, Kato’s…

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