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Migratory birds find shelter in Masantol

MASANTOL – From the wetlands of Candaba, migratory birds from different parts of the globe are now slowly taking refuge at the coastal areas of Masantol.

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PH urges Australia to lift ban on bananas

THE Duterte administration has urged Australia to open its market to Philippine bananas, which has remained barred in that country for over 20 years now, the Department of Finance (DOF) said Sunday.

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Reds set to revive unilateral ceasefire before March 31

THE Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) announced Saturday that it is set to issue a unilateral declaration of interim ceasefire with the government not later than March 31.

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Sunken South Korean ferry set to be loaded on transport vessel

SEOUL -- Salvage crews towed a corroded 6,800-ton South Korean ferry toward a transport vessel on Friday, March 24, after it was successfully raised from waters off the country's southwest coast.

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Pakistani police prevent clerics' rally against blasphemy

ISLAMABAD — Pakistani police blocked a rally by clerics in Islamabad seeking to press their calls for the death of social media activists accused of insulting Islam.

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P3.2-B cigarettes with fake stamps seized in Bulacan

SAN ILDEFONSO, Bulacan -- Operatives of the Bureau of Customs (BOC) swooped down Friday on two warehouses here found to be housing hundreds of master cases of cigarettes with fake tax stamps and worth P3.2 billion.

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Disbarment case filed vs Ombudsman Morales

OMBUDSMAN Conchita Carpio-Morales is facing a disbarment case over her decision to acquit former President Benigno Aquino III of charges related to the use of the outlawed Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP).

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7 arrests made in connection with London attack

LONDON — British police raided several properties and arrested seven people in connection with the attack outside Parliament that left four dead, including the man who mowed down pedestrians on a bridge and fatally stabbed an officer, a senior pol

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