• Former British PM Brown steps up bid to keep Scotland in UK

    By Belinda Goldsmith LONDON (Reuters) - Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is stepping up his efforts to stop Scotland leaving the United Kingdom as opinion polls show growing support for independence. Brown, a Scot, will on Tuesday make his first speech in support of the cross-party Better…

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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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      • 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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        • 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 Americans obsessed with missing plane?

            PERTH, Australia (AP) — From the disappearances of aviator Amelia Earhart to labor union leader Jimmy Hoffa, there's just something about a good mystery that Americans find too tantalizing to resist. Perhaps that's why the saga of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 has continued to rivet the…

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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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              • 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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                  • 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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                    • 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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                      • 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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                        • 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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                          • 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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                            • Japan PM makes offering to Yasukuni Shrine, angers China, S.Korea

                              By Elaine Lies TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has sent a ritual offering to the Yasukuni Shrine, seen by critics as a symbol of Japan's past militarism, angering both South Korea and China on Monday and putting regional ties under further strain. Adding to unease in the…

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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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                                • What did Jesus look like?

                                  The basis of the Christian faith is the belief  that the Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of God, became man. As a matter of faith, I accept the Lord Jesus’ divinity, even if my finite mind can not fully comprehend it. But Jesus was also a man. Last week,  I tried to read up on the historical Jesus. …

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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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                                    • 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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                                        • Teenager survives flight over Pacific in jet wheel well: FBI

                                          (Reuters) - A teenage boy who ran away from home survived a five-hour flight in the freezing wheel well of a jetliner that reached 38,000 feet as it traveled from California to Hawaii, the FBI said. The 16-year-old, from Santa Clara, California, quickly lost consciousness as temperatures in the…

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