Pacquiao battling age, hungry Thurman in title showdown

Twenty-four years after first climbing into a professional boxing ring, Manny Pacquiao will attempt to defy the march of time here Saturday when he battles undefeated American Keith Thurman for the WBA welterweight crown. The 40-year-old Filipino icon clashes with Thurman at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in what is arguably his most challenging ...

Runaway truck kills 8 children in Philippines: officials

Runaway truck kills 8 children in Philippines: officials

Eight schoolchildren were among nine people killed Friday aboard a runaway truck that crashed in central Philippines while transporting them to a sports activity, the...

Philippine police seek sedition charges against VP, Duterte critics

Philippine police seek sedition charges against VP, Duterte critics

Philippine police have recommended sedition charges against the vice president and other opposition figures, a move slammed Friday as an attempt to stifle dissent under President...

Siliman University rocked by bomb threat; suspends classes

Siliman University rocked by bomb threat; suspends classes

A university in Dumaguete, Negros Oriental received a warning from an unidentified person today that a bombing might occur inside its campus, prompting the school administration...

Filipinos trust China a lot less after West PH Sea boat sinking incident 

Filipinos trust China a lot less after West PH Sea boat sinking incident 

Filipinos are now even more distrustful of China, as shown by a survey that was taken after the West Philippine Sea boat sinking incident became public. The survey, conducted by...

Body of missing Filipino swimmer found on Phuket beach in Thailand

Body of missing Filipino swimmer found on Phuket beach in Thailand

One of two Filipino swimmers missing since they were swept out to sea off Phuket was found dead Friday afternoon. The body was discovered by a passerby on Freedom Beach, two days...

PH court acquits police and military officers of illegally detaining Morong 43 health workers

PH court acquits police and military officers of illegally detaining Morong 43 health workers

The 7th division of the Philippines’ anti-graft court the Sandiganbayan has acquitted seven military and police officers from charges of illegal detention filed against them...

Driver injured after pick-up truck uncontrollably slid down hotel parking in Pasig City

Driver injured after pick-up truck uncontrollably slid down hotel parking in Pasig City

A man is now suffering from injuries after his vehicle uncontrollably slid down a hotel building in Pasig City this morning. Rocky P. Yabut, 30 years old, from Quezon City was on...

At least 8 dead after dump truck filled with elementary school students fell off cliff in Cebu 

At least 8 dead after dump truck filled with elementary school students fell off cliff in Cebu 

A mini dump truck carrying elementary school students fell off a cliff in Boljoon, Cebu province this morning, killing at least eight people. Police Staff Sargent Reynaldo Vidas...

Vice President Robredo, other opposition figures charged with sedition for ‘Ang Totoong Narco List’ videos

Vice President Robredo, other opposition figures charged with sedition for ‘Ang Totoong Narco List’ videos

Vice President Leni Robredo, several opposition figures, and priests have been accused of inciting to sedition among other charges over their alleged connection to the...


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