• Khan believes Floyd will beat Pacquiao

    British pride Amir Khan is picking Floyd Mayweather to beat Manny Pacquiao on May 2 in Las Vegas, according to a report from CBS Sports. Khan, who was hoping to secure a fight with either fighter, feels that the unbeaten Mayweather will be too smart for the ultra-aggressive Filipino puncher. If…

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    • South Korea opts for KAI-Lockheed in $7.8 bln fighter deal

      South Korea on Monday selected Korea Aerospace Industries (KAI) and partner Lockheed Martin for a multi-billion-dollar contract to develop 120 "indigenous" fighter jets to replace Seoul's ageing fleet. The bid from KAI and the US aerospace giant, which is subject to a screening process before being…

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      • Donaire wins in a flash; Nietes stops Mexican

        It didn’t take long for Nonito Donaire Jr. to announce that he still has what it takes to be called a champion once more. The Filipino Flash, who was knocked out last October, was his old self, deadly and explosive, last night at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Donaire needed less than two rounds to…

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        • PH offers Sabah to win Malaysia’s support for UN case vs China

          The Philippines has offered to downgrade its claim on Sabah in exchange for Malaysia’s support for its case against China before the United Nations. The note verbale, a copy of which was obtained by VERA Files, referred to the May 6, 2009 joint submission by Malaysia and Vietnam to the United…

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          • New Spanish transport plane turned over to AFP today

            The first of three C295 transport planes acquired by the government from a Spanish firm will be formally accepted by the Air Force today. Key security officials including Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin, Armed Forces chief Gen. Gregorio Catapang Jr. and Air Force chief Lt. Gen. Jeffrey Delgado…

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            • Ayala Land talks new township in Balintawak

              A new mixed-use, masterplanned township, going by the name of "Cloverleaf," is about to rise in Balintawak, Quezon City. A project by Ayala Land Inc. (ALI), the countrys biggest developer, the Cloverleaf will cost P25 billion over the next 10 years. Its name stems from the Balintawak interchange, a…

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              • UFO conspiracy theorist claims to have seen nine-foot alien on space shuttle

                London, Mar 29 (ANI): A UFO conspiracy theorist Clark McClelland who had claimed to be a NASA veteran, has said that he saw a nine-foot alien on the space shuttle. McClelland has maintained the truth of his story, despite being dismissed by skeptics, as 'delusional' and never having worked with…

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                • 'Walking Dead' Finale Recap

                  In its first ever extended finale, "The Walking Dead" delivered 90-minutes of shocks, surprises and twists. In the back, a man wakes from his slumber – it's Lennie James' Morgan! At a small campfire, he boils some water and makes some instant oatmeal. "What's the 'W' for?" Morgan asks the man, who…

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                  • Arabs vow to pound Yemen rebels until they surrender

                    Saudi-led warplanes bombed Yemen's main international airport and a renegade troop base in the capital Sunday, as Arab leaders vowed to pummel Iranian-backed rebels until they surrender. Yemen's President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi has urged his Arab allies to keep bombing until the Huthi Shiite rebels…

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                    • Germanwings crash: Co-pilot Lubitz' girlfriend was 'pregnant' at time of crash

                      London, March 30 (ANI): Secondary school teacher Kathrin Goldbach, who was dating Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, is believed to have discovered two weeks ago that she was expecting, a report said. The pair, who had an on-off romance for seven years, were letting the news sink in when…

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                      • Hugh Jackman 'Wolverine' News

                        Hugh Jackman is getting de-clawed. The actor announced on Saturday that he is almost done with the role of his "X-Men" character, Wolverine. "WOLVERINE ...ONE LAST TIME. HJ," he posted on Instagram, with a photo of his two fists and three claws coming

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                        • New species of tarantula found

                          Scientists from the Museum of Natural History (MNH) of the University of the Philippines-Los Baños have discovered a new species of cave-dwelling tarantula on an island off the coast of Quezon. The new species of the spider, Phlogiellus kwebaburdeos, was described in the recent issue of the…

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                          • Another coaching change at Ginebra?

                            Mentored by former MVP winner Ato Agustin, the Kings were booted out by top seed Rain or Shine, 92-91, in their quarterfinal series Saturday at the Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena in Pasay City. The defeat, for sure, will linger on the minds of Ginebra management and its hordes of avid fans who have been…

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                            • Baby girl born with 'trunk' labelled as 'Ganesha' in Aligarh

                              Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), Mar. 29 (ANI): A baby girl born with a 'trunk' has become the center of attraction in a village in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, as people are flocking to see her believing that she is an incarnation of Lord Ganesha. Born on Thursday, the child has a protuberance between her two…

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                              • PH to become ‘space-capable’ in 10 yrs, according to DOST

                                DOST's Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERRD) and MO have joined hands to promote the country's space science and technology applications (SSTA) sector. It could be recalled that the DOST-PCIEERRD had sent 10 engineers to Japan to build…

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                                • Jeane Napoles ITR case holds no water – Tax Law Experts

                                  Tax lawyers said yesterday the criminal charges filed against the daughter of alleged pork barrel mastermind, Janet Lim Napoles, arising from non-filing of income tax returns (ITRs) will not prosper. Lawyer Frederick Kapitan, former chief of the tax fraud division of the Bureau of Internal Revenue…

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                                  • GMA prays her ill fate befalls none

                                    Former president and now Pampanga Rep. Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo shudders at the mere thought of her jailers being given a dose of their own medicine by taking her place in detention when the Aquino administration steps down from power in 2016. Colleagues in the House of Representatives made this…

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