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Philippine Troops Kill Egyptian, 2 Filipino Militants

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Philippine troops killed a suspected Egyptian would-be suicide bomber and two local Abu Sayyaf militants in what ...


Lydia Ko (-28) wins Lotte Championship by seven strokes

Lydia Ko shot a final-round 65 on Saturday to cruise to a seven-shot victory at the Lotte Championship in Kapolei, ...


Taiwan welcomes US-Japan commitment to stability

Taipei [Taiwan], April 18 (ANI): In what could be called another massive setback to China, Taiwan has welcomed a joint ...


Asia Album: Filipinos inoculated against COVID-19 with Chinese vaccine

© Provided by Xinhua The Philippine Department of Health (DOH) reported 11,101 new COVID-19 infections on Saturday, bringing the total ...


TESDA-NCR to hold online training on hand wash, sanitizer making

PASIG CITY, April 17 (PIA) -- The Technical Education Skills Development Authority - National Capital Region (TESDA NCR) through its ...


NEDA supports temporary increase in pork MAV, lower import tariffs

QUEZON CITY, Apr. 16 (PIA) - The National Economic and Development Authority (NEDA) supports the temporary increase of the minimum ...


2 more LGUs in Ilocos Sur now under MECQ until the end of April

ILOCOS SUR, Apr. 17 (PIA) - Governor Ryan Luis Singson issued Executive Order (EO) No. 30 on April 16 placing ...


Philippines President urged to end 'policy of subservience'

Manila [Philippines], April 17 (ANI): As Chinese coast guard ships continue to amass near a disputed reef in the South ...


HDFC Bank Q4 profit moves up 18 pc to Rs 8,186 crore

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Apr 17 (ANI): HDFC Bank said on Saturday it recorded 18 per cent year-on-year growth in its ...


World needs Chinese vaccines to fill supply shortage: media

© Provided by Xinhua An opinion piece published on Bloomberg's website noted that the Chinese vaccines are highly effective against ...


Philippines logs 11,101 new COVID-19 cases, total tops 926,

Manila [Philippines], April 17 (ANI/Xinhua): The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported on Saturday 11,101 new COVID-19 infections, bringing the ...


International

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Brexit trade agreement on track for approval by European Parliament

BRUSSELS, Belgium: Committees of the European Parliament handling relations with Britain have approved the EU-UK post-Brexit trade and cooperation deal, ...

After 20,000 servers hacked, all U.S. agencies ordered to use patches

WASHINGTON D.C.: All U.S. government agencies have been directed to install patches on Microsoft software to prevent hacking into emails.The ...

Take trains, not flights, French parliament to tell travelers

PARIS, France: French lawmakers are expected to approve a ban on any domestic flight that can be covered by train ...

NASA awaits software update before Mars helicopter takes off

ORLANDO, Florida: A software problem has caused NASA to delay the first helicopter flight on Mars.When Perseverance, the Mars rover, ...

U.S. deepens ties with Taiwan following Chinese threats

BEIJING, China: Following increasing Chinese military activity around Taiwan, the U.S. State Department has announced it would deepen relations with ...

Investigation underway into mass shooting near Indianapolis Airport

INDIANAPOLIS, Indiana - At least eight people, including 2 teenagers, have been shot dead by a lone gunman at a ...

Manila

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Valenzuelano senior citizens now up for COVID-19 vaccination

CALOOCAN CITY, April 18 (PIA) -- The City Government of Valenzuela has started vaccinating its registered senior citizens against COVID-19 ...

Tondo hospital gets new GE Revolution EVO CT scan machine

CALOOCAN CITY, April 18 (PIA) -- A public hospital in Tondo, Manila now has a new CT scan machinne, courtesy ...

QC launches online booking for free COVID-19 swab testing

CALOOCAN CITY, April 18 (PIA) -- The Quezon City Government has launched an online booking service for residents who want ...

Pasay exec clarifies 'ayuda' issues

CALOOCAN CITY, April 18 (PIA) -- Pasay City Mayor Emi Calixto-Rubiano has clarified some issues faced by the local government ...

Philippine Troops Kill Egyptian, 2 Filipino Militants

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Philippine troops killed a suspected Egyptian would-be suicide bomber and two local Abu Sayyaf militants in what ...

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Business

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Japanese, foreign bids expected for Toshiba purchase

TOKYO, Japan: Japanese media reports indicate that numerous groups, both foreign and domestic, are bidding to purchase Toshiba Corp. Among ...


Macron says Notre Dame will partially reopen in 2024

PARIS, France: French President Emmanuel Macron visited the site of the fire that devastated Notre Dame cathedral two years ago. ...


Oil remains high due to projections of increased demand

NEW YORK, New York: Oil prices fell this week, but held their month-long highs after futures saw a jump amid ...


American optimistic as March revenues up for first time since pandemic

FORT WORTH, Texas: American Airlines reported positive operating cash flows for the month of March amid a revival in domestic ...


New Zealand bans live cow exports due to shipping conditions

WELLINGTON, New Zealand: New Zealand has announced it is banning the transport of cows and other animals by sea due ...


Dow Jones and Standard and Poor's 500 cruise to new record highs

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks powered ahead on Friday breaking new records, as sharemarkets generally around the globe ...


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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 ...