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Southeast Asian countries commit to thwart militants

June 23, 2017
THE Philippines, Indonesia, and Malaysia agreed yesterday to pool intelligence and tackle militant financing as fears grow that protracted fighting in Marawi City could be the prelude to an Islamic State infiltration of the region.


For those who are not in favor, all rice…

June 22,2017
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“Unlimited rice is bad for the health,” said Senator Cynthia Villar. Senator Villar pointed out right away that she is not banning unli-rice in the Philippines she is just concern that a lot of Filipinos take advantage of these unli-rice promos.


Coco to star in, direct ‘Panday’

May 09,2017
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AFTER “Achy Breaky Hearts” where she was paired with two older actors, Richard Yap and Ian Veneracion, Jodi Santamaria is now in “Dear Other Self” where she figures in a love triangle with two actors more junior than her, Xian Lim and Joseph


Dexter Sy’s ‘Forms of the Formless’

June 23,2017
ON June 24, ArtistSpace and Art Verite’ Gallery will present Forms of the Formless, a solo exhibition of recent works by Dexter Sy. This exhibition will showcase how the artist contemplates on countless ways and forms of expressions in which the unfathomable and formless are translated into iconic forms for appreciation.

Special Features

BSP sees first current account deficit in 15 years

June 19,2017
The current account is expected to be in deficit by $600 million instead of a surplus of $800 million, as the central bank earlier estimated, on expectations of surging imports.  It would be the country’s first current account deficit since 2002.  

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Column of the Day

The hidden danger in Marawi

By JOSE BAYANI BAYLON | June 23,2017
‘What was supposed to be a simple police action has turned out to be the most serious military operation to date in the Duterte administration.’

Opinion of the Day

Metabolism: Why dieting fails

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | June 23, 2017
‘My doctor said that both hands lifting a gallon-size pail up to shoulder height daily can help my body’s fat-burning ability.’