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Apec hosting ‘benefits Cebu, country’

THE benefits of Philippine hosting the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) meetings may not be immediately felt, but it could be in the long run, an Apec spokesperson said.

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BOC has no record of firearms, drugs in balikbayan boxes

THE Bureau of Customs (BOC) admitted Thursday that it has not recorded a single balikbayan box sent to the country by migrant Filipinos that contained either smuggled firearms or drugs.

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LOOK: China shows rising military power

BEIJING — With fighter jets roaring overhead, China's leader presided Thursday over a massive parade of tanks, missiles and troops that displayed growing military might, but also pledged to reduce the army by 300,000 troops in a bid to show his co

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Iran downs Gilas Pilipinas, 74-65, in Jones Cup

GILAS Pilipinas suffered its second loss in the 37th William Jones Cup after bowing to Asian powerhouse Iran, 74-65, in New Taipei City, Taiwan, Thursday afternoon.

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Court junks Estrada's request for once a week hearing

THE anti-graft court will continue to conduct three hearings on the bail petition of detained Senator Jose "Jinggoy" Estrada after it junked his request to return to a once a week hearing.

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Aquino to grace inauguration of Iloilo Convention Center

PRESIDENT Benigno Aquino III will lead the inaugural rites of the P700-million Iloilo Convention Center (ICC) in this city on September 14.

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8 inmates bolt Lanao del Norte jail

PAGADIAN City, Zamboanga del Sur -- The police have launched pursuit operations to recapture the eight detainees who bolted from jail early Thursday in nearby Lanao del Norte province.

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