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  • Santa Claus on a tightrope
    Students and teachers watch a barefooted man wearing a Santa Claus costume performing a tightrope act as part of their Yuletide season presentation inside a crocodile farm in Pasay City on Wednesday. Filipinos are known for celebrating one of the longest Christmas seasons.

  • Parols for Christmas in Luneta
    Rizal Park Management personnel install colorful native lanterns, or parols, at the park on Wednesday. Less than a month before Christmas, establishments are busy beautifying and adding Christmas decorations for the Yuletide season.

  • Traffic security for the Pope
    Members of Task Force Phantom, a team composed of Philippine National Police and Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) personnel, show their skills at the MMDA headquarters in Makati City on Wednesday. The group will secure the route of Pope Francis during his visit in January.

  • PNoy meets with coconut farmers
    President Aquino meets with the representatives from farmer organizations during a dialogue at the Heroes Hall in Malacañang on Wednesday. The farmers were petitioning for the Marcos-era coco levy funds to be used for programs that would benefit them.

  • Jinggoy Estrada gets physical therapy reprieve
    Detained Senator Jinggoy Estrada emerges from the Cardinal Santos Hospital in San Juan after a physical therapy session on Wednesday. Estrada, who is facing charges related to the pork barrel scam, was allowed by the Sandiganbayan for two sessions in two weeks. 

PH economy slows sharply to 5.3 pct in Q3

(UPDATE) - The Philippine economy slowed sharply to 5.3 percent in the third quarter from the year before, hit by a contraction in state spending and weaker growth in all sectors, the government said on Thursday.
PH economy slows sharply to 5.3 pct in Q3

Senate OKs P82,000 tax exemption ceiling for bonuses

(2ND UPDATE) The Senate on Wednesday approved a bill seeking to raise the tax exemption ceiling of 13th month pay and other bonuses to P82,000 from the current level of P30,000. It is not likely to take effect, however, until 2015.
Senate OKs P82,000 tax exemption ceiling for bonuses

PNoy tells farmers: Coco levy fund still can't be used

MANILA - President Benigno Aquino III laid out the administration’s plan to assist the coconut industry as he met with coconut farmers belonging to the group Kilus Magniniyog, which has called on government to tap the coco levy fund for their benefit.
PNoy tells farmers: Coco levy fund still can't be used

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Stricter measures on savings, lump sums in Senate-approved 2015 budget

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Lovers joined together even after death

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Pastor's father: Dalia has to repent in jail

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Binay on Trillanes' presidential bid: That's news

MANILA, Philippines - Vice President Jejomar Binay is unperturbed by reports that Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV, one of his most vocal critics, may run against him in the 2016 presidential elections.
Posted 2 hours ago

Business RSS

Belmonte: 'Cha-cha', emergency powers remain priorities

House Speaker Sonny Belmonte maintained that proposals to amend the economic provisions of the 1987 Constitution and a joint resolution to give President Aquino additional authorization to contract power generating capacity remain priorities.
Posted 17 hours ago

Entertainment RSS

Lorna Tolentino joins 'Kathniel' in new movie

Bigatin ang susunod na makakasama sa pelikula ng "Kathniel" - walang iba kundi si Lorna Tolentino. Naantala naman ang showing sa ilang lugar ng "Past Tense" dahil sa sama ng panahon.
Posted 8 hours ago

Sports RSS

Pacquiao tastes PBA defeat after ring triumph

World boxing champion Manny Pacquiao resumed his Philippine pro basketball career on Wednesday with a crushing defeat that extended his team's losing streak to eight games.
Posted 10 hours ago

Metro RSS

MMDA enforcer sinapak, kinaladkad ng naka-Maserati

MANILA - Sinapak sa mukha at kinaladkad ang isang traffic enforcer ng Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) ng isang motorista na nakasakay sa isang sports car sa Lungsod Quezon Huwebes ng umaga.
Posted 15 min ago

Global Filipino RSS

How Fil-Am quadruple amputee became part of NY Fashion Week

LOS ANGELES, California - Stars come in different forms and backgrounds. For one Fil-Am nurse turned runway model, a dark and devastating illness made here even more determined to shine.
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Regions

'Queenie' maintains strength; 20 areas under Signal 1

Tropical depression "Queenie" has maintained its strength as it continues its way across the southern portion of the Visayas.

World

Ebola vaccine promising in first human trials: NIH

Researchers say they are one step closer to developing an Ebola vaccine, with a Phase 1 trial showing promising results, but it will be months at the earliest before it can be used in the field.

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Pinay finds pet dog lost during 'Yolanda'

MANILA - A Filipino woman has been reunited with her dog a year after the pet went missing in the chaos of the country's deadliest ever typhoon, she told AFP Tuesday.

Current Affairs Programs

SOCO: Young spider hunters shot in Cavite

On its 9th Anniversary Special, SOCO tells the story of 'Boy', a resident of General Mariano Alvarez, Cavite who hunts and sells spiders for a living.

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