• Japan warns over China ship seizure

    Tokyo warned Monday that the seizure of a Japanese ship in Shanghai over pre-war debts threatened ties with China and could undermine the very basis of their diplomatic relationship. Authorities in Shanghai seized the large freight vessel in a dispute over what the Chinese side says are unpaid…

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    • Is it over for KC and Paulo?

      Netizens began speculating that the romance between KC Concepcion and Paulo Avelino was nipped in the bud because of the former's Instagram posts.

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      • Singapore PM defends Filipinos from 'harassment'

        Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong too to Facebook Saturday to urge respect for a planned celebration of the Philippine Independence Day in the city-state.

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        • Suspected communist guerrillas kill Philippine mayor

          Suspected communist guerrillas disguised in paramilitary-style uniforms shot dead a Philippine mayor Monday as he presided over a flag-raising ceremony at a town hall, police said. About 20 men took part in the brazen attack, shooting dead Mayor Carlito Pentecostes in the northern town of Gonzaga…

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          • Teen survives five-hour flight to Hawaii 'in airplane wheel well'

            A 16-year-old boy was lucky to be alive Monday after surviving a flight from California to Hawaii in the wheel well of an airplane, US media reported. The young stowaway endured freezing temperatures and a lack of oxygen aboard the five-and-a-half hour Hawaiian Airlines flight, which reached an…

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            • Marquez may fight Pacquiao for fifth time

              Los Angeles — Reports from the boxing hotbed of Mexico City say that Juan Manuel Marquez is starting to realize the magnitude of facing Manny Pacquiao for the fifth time. But Marquez insists that before he begins thinking of a megabuck matchup with his Filipino rival, he should focus on his next…

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              • Sharon plays Cupid to Zsa Zsa and Conrad

                Add matchmaking, aside from singing, acting and hosting, to Sharon Cuneta’s list of talents. "Philippine Daily Inquirer" Lifestyle Editor Thelma Sioson San Juan's column says it was the Megastar who connected her friend Zsa Zsa Padilla and her current flame, renowned architect Conrad Onglao, to…

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                • Why Are You Taking Fish Oil Supplements?

                  Apparently, my friend had been taking fish oil supplements for years, but the concerning part is that she didn't really seem to know why she was taking them. Fortunately, fish oil is thought to have many health benefits. And she's right about it "having something to do with heart health." Here is a…

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                  • Ha Ji Won Donates 100 Million Won to Ferry Victims

                    With stars mobilizing their efforts, Ha Ji Won has donated 100 million ...

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                    • Lindsay Lohan reveals miscarriage

                      Lindsay Lohan has opened up about losing a baby on her reality show.

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                      • Ageless Hopkins pitches 50-50 Mayweather deal

                        Bernard Hopkins, boxing's ageless wonder at 49, is one victory from becoming the undisputed world light-heavyweight champion and already daring unbeaten pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather to a showdown. Hopkins, the oldest major world champion in boxing history, won a split decision Saturday…

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                        • Sam Concepcion reveals real score between him and Jasmine Curtis

                          Weeks after the confrontation between him and Anne Curtis made headlines, Sam Concepcion finally admitted that he and Jasmine Curtis, the Kapamilya actress’ younger sister, are officially together.

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                          • Manny Pacquiao Endorses Local Player Zh&K Mobile

                            Certainly, Android is a game-changer in the mobile device industry. Eventually, the fall of these brands gave way to other brands to rise and get a share of spotlight in the cutthroat mobile device arena. If you haven’t heard of the label, Zh&K Mobile, according to its website, is “a…

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                            • PH, Korea governments act to prevent sham marriages

                              Teresa, 18, married a 33-year-old Korean man six days after meeting him in the Philippines in 2011. She and the Korean man got married in a civil wedding in Cavite in August 2011 and she followed him to Korea in June last year. She said she got shocked when she learned that she would be working in…

                              Manila Bulletin
                              • Former Gilas coach Rajko Toroman takes over Jordanian national team

                                “There’s a big difference now between basketball in Iran and basketball in Jordan,” lamented Jordanian point guard Wesam Al-Sous after his team was eliminated by Iran in the quarterfinals of the 2013 FIBA Asia Championship. “I hope the people in Jordan get this message.”

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                                • Ohio couple married 70 years die 15 hours apart

                                  NASHPORT, Ohio (AP) — A couple who held hands at breakfast every morning even after 70 years of marriage have died 15 hours apart.

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                                  • How’s Southeast Asia performing in the internet speed race? (INFOGRAPHIC)

                                    According to a new infographic released by ASEAN DNA, Southeast Asia’s average internet speed is currently 12.4 Mbps.

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                                    • Calm, safe waters, but ill-fated Korean ferry may have been going too fast

                                      By Joyce Lee and Sohee Kim JINDO/INCHEON South Korea (Reuters) - It should have been plain sailing for a South Korean ferry carrying hundreds of children and their teachers on an outing to the sub-tropical island of Jeju, an annual trip for Danwon High School. The Sewol had 476 passengers and crew…

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                                      • Bianca Gonzalez to wed JC Intal in December

                                        TV host Bianca Gonzalez and boyfriend of almost three years, cager JC Intal are getting married in December. JC has a love nest waiting for Bianca once they settle down.

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                                        • The return of Gigi Reyes

                                          By Ellen T.Tordesillas This is going to be fascinating. Atty. Gigi Reyes, former chief of staff of Sen. Juan Ponce-Enrile who is included among those accused of plunder in connection with the misuse of Priority Development Assistance Fund, came back … Continue reading →

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