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41,000 security forces all set for Asean Summit in Manila

MANILA -- Around 41,000 security forces from different regions are ready to secure the 30th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Summit that will be held from April 26 to 29 at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City

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Palace blasts Time's failure to emphasize De Lima's ties to drugs

MALACAÑANG slammed Time magazine on Friday for its failure to highlight the supposed drug connection of detained Senator Leila de Lima, who has been included in its list of 100 most influential people in 2017.

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Drift analysis says MH370 likely crashed north of search

CANBERRA — Analysis of a genuine Boeing 777 wing flap has reaffirmed experts' opinion that a missing Malaysian airliner most likely crashed north of an abandoned search area in the Indian Ocean, officials said Friday, April 21.

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George HW Bush still in hospital; George W Bush visits

HOUSTON -- Former President George H.W. Bush got a hospital visit from another former president — his son.

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Ex-President George H.W. Bush hospitalized for pneumonia

HOUSTON -- A spokesman for former President George H.W. Bush said the nation's 41st president remains under observation at a Houston hospital after recovering from "a mild case of pneumonia."

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Death toll in Nueva Ecija bus crash climbs to 31

THE number of fatalities of the Nueva Ecija bus accident increased to 31.

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De Lima admits faking portion of SC petition

DETAINED Senator Leila De Lima admitted Monday that she did not sign the petition she had filed with the Supreme Court (SC) before notary public Maria Cecile Tresvalles-Cabalo last February 24, contrary to her earlier claim.

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285 killed, 1,073 injured during Myanmar's water festival

YANGON -- A total of 285 people were killed and 1,073 others injured nationwide during a four-day water festival, the official Global New Light of Myanmar reported Tuesday.

The deaths were 13 more than that of last year's event.

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