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Atienza: Pacquiao won't join Liberal Party for 2016

A CLOSE friend of Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao denied on Wednesday that the People's Champ had plans to jump from the opposition United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) to the administration Liberal Party (LP).

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DENR, Aboitiz to plant 6-M trees for greening program

MANILA -- Aboitiz Equity Ventures Inc. (AEV) formalizes alliance with the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in support of the government’s National Greening Program.

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Senate to discuss Mamasapano report in plenary – Poe

THE Senate report on the Mamasapano incident that found President Benigno Aquino III as "ultimately responsible" for the massacre of 44 elite cops will be discussed in the plenary soon, Senator Grace Poe said Wednesday.

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2 Indians among recipients of 2015 Magsaysay Award

MANILA — An Indian anti-corruption campaigner and a fellow countryman who recycles clothes for the poor are among this year's recipients of the Philippines' Ramon Magsaysay Award, Asia's equivalent of the Nobel Prize.

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Palace encourages public to join in Metro-wide earthquake drill

MALACAÑANG urged Wednesday the public to participate in the simultaneous earthquake drill in Metro Manila on Thursday.

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Palace on Binay's upcoming 'true' Sona: 'E di wow'

"E di wow."

This was the reaction of Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda on the promise of Vice President Jejomar Binay to deliver a "statesman" State of the Nation Address (Sona).

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DOH: Deworming drive targets 16M children

SIXTEEN million school children were estimated to have participated in the National School Deworming Day of the Department of Health (DOH) in a bid to save them from parasitic worms.

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8 Australian men charged with 500 sex offenses vs girl

PERTH, Australia — An Australian man has been accused of allowing seven men to repeatedly sexually abuse his 13-year-old daughter over the past two years.

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