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It’s official: Davao’s Duterte joins 2016 presidential race


December 1, 2015
DAVAO CITY — Finally, Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte filed his Certificate of Candidacy (COC) for President with the Commission on Elections (Comelec) in Manila on Friday, November 27, through his lawyer Salvador Medealdia. Continue reading

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AlDub’s second date draws 25.6-million tweets, sets new Guinness world record


October 1, 2015
Don’t look now, but Eat Bulaga’s “kalye” series may have set a new Guinness World Record with 25.6 million tweets recorded.
Yes, Virginia, the big number of tweets could have surpassed the Super Bowl XLIX event in the United States with 25.1 million.
The hashtag #AlDubEBforLOVE reportedly drew in a total of 25,652,800 tweets from 12 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Sept. 26, according to online reports. Continue reading

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Agutayan Islet – Mindanao’s new scuba diving destination


October 1, 2015
CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY – The provincial government of Misamis Oriental has found an ally in the development of a new diving spot in Mindanao for domestic and foreign tourists. Continue reading

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Gilas Pilipinas upsets Iran, 87-73, in FIBA Asia championship


October 1, 2015
MANILA – The road to 2016 Rio Olympics grew brighter for the Gilas Pilipinas after they upset mighty Iran, 87-73, last Sept. 28, in the ongoing FIBA Asia Championship second round elimination in Changsha City, China. Continue reading

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Poe still leads presidential race – survey


October 1, 2015
MANILA – If the latest Pulse Asia survey is to be believed, Sen. Mary Grace Poe Llamanzares remains the leading candidate for president and vice president in the May 2016 elections, according to the latest Pulse Asia survey. Continue reading

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Marcelo and Anicia Carlos, Platinum Care Group, Inc.


October 1, 2015
Marcelo and Anicia Carlos, founders/owners of Platinum Care Group Incorporated, a small business that sent caregivers to homes, hospitals, assisted living and other senior facilities are currently a vision of quiet success. This small care-giving business they ventured into in 2006 along with its sister company, Advocate Wellness LLC is now a multi-million dollar company with branches in Phoenix, Arizona and Las Vegas, Nevada. Continue reading

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BANGSAMORO BILL IS DEAD IN CONGRESS


October 1, 2015
QUEZON CITY – The controversial Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) bill , which seeks to form a new and expanded Bangsamoro region or autonomous state with strong political and economic powers and ensure peace and progress in Mindanao, is virtually dead. Continue reading

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No prenup for Luis Manzano, Angel Locsin


September 1, 2015
Wedding for actor and television host Luis Manzano and actress Angel Locsin could come any time soon.
Luis and Angel have been vocal about settling down but they admitted that they have to put marriage plans in the back burner in the meantime due to busy schedule in show business. Continue reading

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Visit Davao Fun Sale promo on


September 1, 2015

DAVAO CITY
— Tourism stakeholders in Davao region geared for early sales promotion of Visit Davao Fun Sale (VDFS) 2016 to draw more participation and tourists with last year’s positive results in tourist arrivals. Continue reading

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LeBron James praises Filipinos’ love for basketball; NBA MVP Stephen Curry due in Manila next month


September 1, 2015
PASAY CITY – National Basketball Association (NBA) superstar LeBron James made a rousing return to the basketball-crazy Philippines on August 19 as he was greeted by thousands of Filipino fans who wanted to see a glimpse of him. Continue reading

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