• 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…

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    • 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…

      Philippine Star
      • 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…

          ANI
          • 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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            • US sends carrier to Yemen waters with eye on Iran convoy

              A US aircraft carrier was headed to the Arabian Sea Tuesday as Washington said it was monitoring Iranian vessels suspected of carrying weapons to Huthi rebels in Yemen in violation of a UN embargo. The US Navy said it was sending the USS Theodore Roosevelt and guided-missile cruiser USS Normandy…

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              • 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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                • 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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                  • Little 9: Cavaliers bench players boosting team's "Big 3"

                    For all their talent and celebrity, the Cavaliers' "Big 3" can't win an NBA title by themselves. Although they may not have the catchy nickname of their three famous teammates, Cleveland's two other starters — J.R. Smith and Timofey Mozgov — and the team's supporting cast of bench players have had…

                    Associated Press
                    • 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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                      • 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,…

                        Reuters
                        • 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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                          • This Guy Wasn’t Photobombed In This Photo. He Got Robbed. #ShortFilm

                            A narcissistic blogger, Kevin, arrives in the Philippines, enthusiastically absorbing his surroundings. When he finds himself abandoned, robbed, and lost, he starts to realise and absorb what the Philippines really has to offer, sans phone.

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                            • DND warns China of ‘irreparable miscalculations’

                              “We hope they wake up to the truth before irreparable miscalculations and untoward incidents that would adversely affect not only our region but the community of peace-loving nations occur,” DND spokesman Peter Galvez said in a text message yesterday. Galvez, who was asked to react to China’s move…

                              Philippine Star
                              • Japan robot receptionist welcomes shoppers

                                "My name is ChihiraAico. How do you do?" she says in Japanese, blinking and nodding to customers in the foyer of Mitsukoshi, Japan's oldest department store chain. Clad in an elegant traditional kimono, ChihiraAico -- a name that sounds similar to a regular Japanese woman's name -- breaks into a…

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                                • "Everything comes from above," says world's oldest living person

                                  Jeralean Talley, the world's oldest-known living person, will celebrate her 116th birthday in Detroit next month thanking God for her longevity. Born on May 23, 1899, Talley climbed to the top of a list kept by the Gerontology Research Group, which validates the ages of the world's longest-living…

                                  Reuters
                                  • 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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