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Ilocos Norte under state of calamity due to STS Ineng

LAOAG CITY, Aug. 24 (PIA) -- In an emergency session earlier, Ilocos Norte has been placed under state of calamity ...


PIA 4A engages government IOs to strengthen linkages

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Aug. 24 (PIA) - The Philippine Information Agency Calabarzon led the first General Meeting and Orientation of ...


Bohol enforces temporary ban on pork imports

TAGBILARAN CITY, Aug. 20 (PIA) -- The Provincial Government of Bohol has ordered the temporary ban of pork and pork-related ...


Cebuano News: Dgte athletes nakadawat og 'cash incentives'

DUMAGUETE CITY, Agosto 20 (PIA)-Nakadawat og ganti pahalipay ang mga giila'ng outstanding athletes ug coaches sa dakbayan sa Dumaguete nga ...


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G7 to have emergency session on fires in Amazon

BRASILIA, Brazil - Under increasing international pressure to contain the record numbers of fires in the Amazon, Brazilian President Jair ...

African children forced from school by conflict

A surge in "deliberate" attacks against students, teachers and schools in West and Central Africa has led to a tripling ...

After 34 years, Rotary and partners to nail global polio-eradication

BRAZZAVILLE, Republic of Congo - What started out as an extraordinary ambition for a global service group 34 years ago, ...

Disaster risk reduction a must for nations in Asia Pacific, says ESCAP

Changing patterns and worsening impacts of natural disasters in Asia and the Pacific, coupled with environmental degradation and climate change, ...

U.S. law enforcement nail man who pretended to be federal agent

CINCINNATI, Ohio - When Shane Ryan Hammond burst into an Ohio home in 2017 to apprehend a suspected bail jumper, ...

Afghanistan War claims lives of two more U.S. troops

KABUL, Afghanistan - Two U.S. soldiers have been killed in action in Afghanistan.Their deaths, confirmed by a statement from NATO, ...

Manila

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Filipino students need to know about Holocaust, says Israel

PASIG CITY, Philippines - Israeli has formally requested the story of the Holocaust be added to the education curriculum in ...

PIA 4A engages government IOs to strengthen linkages

CALAMBA CITY, Laguna, Aug. 24 (PIA) - The Philippine Information Agency Calabarzon led the first General Meeting and Orientation of ...

Cebuano News: Dgte athletes nakadawat og 'cash incentives'

DUMAGUETE CITY, Agosto 20 (PIA)-Nakadawat og ganti pahalipay ang mga giila'ng outstanding athletes ug coaches sa dakbayan sa Dumaguete nga ...

Marcos Bridge westbound to close on Monday

QUEZON CITY, Aug. 23 (PIA) -- The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority announced the closure of the westbound portion of Marcos ...

EDC ready to help Negros become 100% powered by RE

NEGROS ORIENTAL, Aug 15 (PIA)--Negros may turn into a greener island with the geothermal leader Energy Development Corporation's (EDC) readiness ...

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Some Chinese-imposed tariffs on U.S. goods to start 1 September

BEIJING, China - Behind the sharp sell-off on Wall Street on Friday was the announcement earlier by China that it ...


U.S. Justice Department approves sale of Fox regional sports networks

WASHINGTON, DC - Sinclair Broadcasting's takeover of various assets sold by Rupert Murdoch's parent company to Disney, has been given ...


Ireland to introduce stricter standards for marketing mobile phones

DUBLIN, Ireland - New guidelines relating to the advertising of mobile phone and broadband services by the Advertising Standards Authority ...


Tech stocks shatter, Nasdaq drops 3%, as Trump Trade War escalates

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks got smashed on Friday after President Donald Trump engaged in a tirade against ...


Multi-billionaire David Koch survived 27 years after death sentence

NEW YORK, New York - One of the richest men in the world died on Friday.Multi-billionaire David Koch, who with ...


Irish government urges businesses to prepare for Brexit

DUBLIN, Ireland - With 10 weeks to go to the Brexit deadline on 31 October, the Irish government is urging ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...