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Cayetano says Philippines plans to bid for 2030 Asian Games

Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano on Sunday revealed that the Philippines intends to bid for hosting rights for the 2030 Asian Games. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News JAKARTA—Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano on Sunday revealed that the Philippines intends ...

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Beyond Asian Games, Clarkson unsure when he’ll play again for Philippines

When he got the invitation to play for the Philippines in the Asian Games, Jordan Clarkson said he wanted to be sure he was going to play and not just be sitting because of eligibility concerns. Handout JAKARTA—Jordan Clarkson is ...

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Asian Games: Philippines braces for Thailand challenge in volleyball

The Philippine women's national volleyball team will face a tough challenge when it takes on Thailand on Sunday. Camille B. Naredo, ABS-CBN News JAKARTA—The Philippine women’s volleyball team, competing in the Asian Games for the first time in 36 years, ...

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Return of Balangiga Bells to the Philippines long overdue — lawmakers

Progressive lawmakers on Sunday said the return of the Balangiga Bells to the Philippines is long overdue, and the United States should “walk the talk.” The statement was issued following the announcement of the US Embassy in Manila that the ...

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Australia advances to Fiba Asia U18 final; Philippines plays China for bronze

Kai Sotto vs Australian defenders. Photo from fiba.basketball Australia took the fight out of the Philippines in the second period before racing to a 77-43 victory in the semifinals of the Fiba Asia U18 tournament Friday in Thailand. Australia scored ...

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‘Ancient Aliens’ host believes ETs have visited the Philippines

Giorgio Tsoukalos, of "Ancient Aliens," one of History channel's most popular and longest-running shows, believes that all ancient civilizations were visited by extraterrestrial beings at some point.  And yes, that includes ancient Philippines.  According to him, the country has some ...

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Retailers bet on 'bricks and clicks' in Philippines

MANILA — Merchants can entice shoppers online and lead them to physical stores in a fusion of "brick and click," the head of alocal retailers' group said. As e-commerce gains traction in the country, online retailers are also investing in ...

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The Danger of Trump’s Fake News, on the Philippines

[unable to retrieve full-text content] U.S. President Donald Trump has been a relentless critic of the press even before he became president. During his campaign, Trump railed against the media and popularized the term “fake news”… Philippine NewsLink: www.philnews.com

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Bodybuilding: Human form at its sculpted best at Mr. & Ms. Philippines 2018

[embedded content] More than 100 bodybuilders and fitness enthusiasts gathered at Palacio de Maynila in Malate for the nationals of the Mr. & Ms. Philippines 2018 organized by the Philippine Committee of Bodybuilding and Fitness. Check out the highlights of ...

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Single mom wins Miss Global Philippines 2018

Miss Global Philippines 2018 Eileen Gonzales (Photo By ARMIN P. ADINA / Philippine Daily Inquirer) Single mother Eileen Gonzales bested 18 other aspirants for the Miss Global Philippines crown in ceremonies staged at the Cove Manila club in Okada Manila ...

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