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Dimples breaks down over nearly losing her husband

MANILA—Dimples Romana was brought to tears as she recalled the moment she thought she would lose her husband, Boyet Ahmee.  Speaking with “Tonight With Boy Abunda” Tuesday, the actress broke down after she was asked about the time her husband ...

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FDI net inflows down 36.9 pct in Jan-Sept

MANILA – The Philippines booked $ 556 million in net inflows of foreign direct investments in September, lower by 2.9 percent compared to the same month in 2018, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said Tuesday. This brought FDI net ...

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SEA Games: Gilas women off to strong start, down Indonesia

MANILA, Philippines—The Philippines women’s basketball team was off to a winning start in the 30th Southeast Asian Games, after a thrilling 63-56 victory over Indonesia, Thursday evening at Mall of Asia Arena. The Gilas women were superb defensively in the ...

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China no Wile E. Coyote with ‘red button’ to shut down PH power grid: NGCP

MANILA — Unlike Wile E. Coyote hunting Road Runner in the Looney Tunes cartoons, China doesn’t have a red button to control the Philippines’ power grid, the Filipino-Chinese consortium that operates the system said Tuesday. Contrary to fears raised by ...

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Typhoon Kammuri slows down while maintaining strength

Source: Pagasa / DOST MANILA, Philippines — Typhoon Kammuri slowed down while maintaining its strength, the state weather bureau said Saturday. In its 11 a.m. weather update, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said that Kammuri was ...

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BIR shuts down 11 branches of ‘biggest’ POGO service provider in PH

[embedded content] The Bureau of Internal Revenue continues its crackdown on tax-delinquent offshore gaming operators. As Bruce Rodriguez tells us, the tax agency shut down several branches of what is considered to be the biggest offshore gaming operator here in ...

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Huawei plays down impact of new US license extension

Huawei’s first global flagship store is pictured in Shenzhen, Guangdong province, China Oct. 30, 2019. Aly Song, Reuters WASHINGTON — Huawei Technologies has dismissed a new 90-day extension by the Trump administration allowing US firms to continue doing business with ...

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NBA: Streaking Lakers down Thunder, as OKC road woes continue

Lakers center JaVale McGee (7) and Thunder center Steven Adams (12) fight for a rebound at Staples Center on Tuesday. Jayne Kamin-Oncea, USA Today Sports/Reuters Anthony Davis scored 34 points and LeBron James added a triple-double as the Los Angeles ...

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NBA: Celtics shake off tough loss, shut down Suns

Boston Celtics forward Grant Williams (12) shoots around Phoenix Suns forward Cheick Diallo (14) at Talking Stick Resort Arena. Rick Scuteri, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters Boston forward Jayson Tatum scored 14 of his season-high 26 points in the third quarter and ...

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Mark Nonoy breaks down in tears after painful loss to Ateneo

Emotional Mark Nonoy after UST’s Game 1 loss in the UAAP Finals. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net MANILA, Phiippines—Mark Nonoy picked the best time to unleash the biggest game of his rookie year, but University of Santo Tomas’ 91-77 blowout loss ...

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