• The Top 10 Richest People In The Philippines 2015

    This 2015, there have been a few shakeups in the top 10 richest people in the Philippines, and some changes in net worth. Henry Sy of SM Investments Corporation consolidates his status as the richest person in the Philippines for the seventh year in a row, with his net worth increasing by ten…

    iMoney Philippines
    • PNP: Floyd camp charging P.2 M for pay-per-view

      The camp of Floyd Mayweather is reportedly charging the Philippine National Police P200,000 for a pay-per-view deal of his fight with Manny Pacquiao, a PNP official said yesterday. Director Danilo Constantino, the PNP’s Chief Directorial Staff, said the cost of the pay-per-view for the fight makes…

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      • Revilla accounts frozen, but only P291,205 left

        The Sandiganbayan has effectively frozen the existing bank accounts of detained Sen. Ramon Revilla Jr., who is facing plunder charges for alleged involvement in the pork barrel scam. However, the anti-graft court found out that the accounts contained

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        • 60 girls commit suicide every month after being sexually abused by IS jihadists

          London, April 21 (ANI): At least 60 girls commit suicide every month after being sexually tortured by Islamic State (IS) jihadists, an aid worker based in Iraq has said. While narrating the horrific sexual abuse that the women and children are subjected to by the jihadists, Yousif said that at…

          • Binay meets with beneficiaries of controversial housing project

            Vice President Jejomar Binay met yesterday with the beneficiaries of the controversial Makati Homeville project in Calauan, Laguna days after he was accused of receiving millions of pesos in kickbacks from the housing project. During a hearing of the Senate Blue Ribbon subcommittee last week,…

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            • Zayn Malik Breaks Twitter Silence

              Rest easy, Directioners. Zayn Malik is getting by with a little help from his friends. The departed One Direction member broke his Twitter silence on Monday – his first Tweet since leaving the band in March – offering his appreciation to those who have supported him over the past few weeks.

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              • BIFF bombs Army, SAF detachments in Maguindanao

                The Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) bombed an Army outpost and two different detachments of the Special Action Force (SAF) in Maguindanao on Sunday night. Nobody was hurt in the attacks, but the explosions caused panic among residents of

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                • PSG have nothing to lose - Ibrahimovic

                  Zlatan Ibrahimovic feels Paris Saint-Germain have "nothing to lose" heading into the second leg of their Champions League quarter-final tie with Barcelona. Ibrahimovic refuses to throw in the towel just yet, however, and has stressed that PSG will give everything to cause an upset. "We have nothing…

                  • Budol-budol, dugo-dugo scams now online

                    Authorities warned the public yesterday to be more careful in dealing with people they meet online as the “budol-budol” and “dugo-dugo” gangs have expanded their deceptive operations on social media. Senior Inspector Robert Reyes, assistant chief of the Philippine National Police’s Anti-Cybercrime…

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                    • Hong Kong lawmaker rapped for 'racist' views on maids' sex lives

                      A senior Hong Kong politician is under fire after she accused some Filipina domestic helpers of seducing their male employers, in comments branded "racist" and "offensive" by critics. There are 300,000 maids in Hong Kong, mostly from the Philippines and Indonesia, with concern growing among rights…

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                      • Ariana Grande & Big Sean Split!

                        Were the last eight months Ariana Grande and Big Sean's "Best Mistake"? The singer, 21, and the rapper, 27, have split, Access Hollywood has confirmed. Back in October, Ariana confirmed their relationship in an interview with The Telegraph, where she also raved about her then-boyfriend.

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                        • Sony unveils new Xperia phone even as it retrenches in mobile

                          Sony Corp on Monday unveiled a new high-end Xperia handset featuring an aluminium frame and a 5.2-inch screen, showing it is still in the smartphone race even as it scales down its struggling mobile operations. Sony said the Xperia Z4 would be available in Japan around the middle of the year,…

                          • Benzema joins Real Madrid's derby injury list

                            Karim Benzema will definitely join Gareth Bale, Luka Modric and Marcelo on the Real Madrid sidelines against Atletico on Wednesday. Goal understands Benzema, who played no part in Madrid's 3-1 win over Malaga on Saturday, failed to prove his fitness in a training session on Monday due to an issue…

                            • Japan's maglev train breaks new world speed record

                              Japan's state-of-the-art maglev train clocked a new world speed record Tuesday in a test run near Mount Fuji, smashing through the 600 kilometre (373 miles) per hour mark, as Tokyo races to sell the technology abroad. The seven-car maglev train -- short for "magnetic levitation" -- hit a top speed…

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                              • New 'Jurassic World' Trailer

                                Velociraptors ain't got nothin' on "Jurassic World's" new mother of all dinosaurs! A genetically modified dinosaur, Indominus Rex (that will "kill anything that moves"), takes center stage in the latest preview, proving once again that no one should eff

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                                • McDonald's faces 'cockroach burger' claim in New Zealand

                                  Fast food giant McDonald's said Monday it was aware of a New Zealand woman's allegation she found a half-eaten cockroach in a hamburger bought at one of its South Island restaurants. Annah Sophia Stevenson told Fairfax New Zealand that she bought a Big Mac meal on Saturday night then found the…

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                                  • PCG probes latest China bullying of Pinoy fishermen

                                    Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) commandant Admiral Rodolfo Isorena yesterday said they are verifying reports that Chinese coast guard ships drove some 80 Filipino fishermen away from Panatag Shoal recently. Filipino fishermen were reportedly chased away from the Panatag Shoal, also known as…

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