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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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Rains to continue due to ITCZ

MANILA -- Most parts of the country will continue to experience cloudy skies with rains on Thursday due to the presence of Intertropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ), the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pag

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