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Duterte hurt after motorcycle accident

Duterte hurt after motorcycle accident By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — President Rodrigo Duterte has complained of hip pain after falling off his motorcycle while riding around the Presidential Security Ground (PSG) Compound in Manila. The motorcycle accident happened on Wednesday night, former Special Assistant to the President and now Senator Christopher … Continue reading

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2 dead, 27 hurt in Mindanao quake: NDRRMC

2 dead, 27 hurt in Mindanao quake: NDRRMC By Priam Nepomuceno  MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — Two persons were reported killed while 27 others were injured after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck Tulunan, North Cotabato on Wednesday night, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) stated in its official update, signed and released by … Continue reading

ASEAN takes leads to strengthen unity through sports
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ASEAN takes leads to strengthen unity through sports

Assuming the chairmanship for the 5th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting (AMMS) on Sports Wednesday, Philippine Sports Commission Chairman William Ramirez acknowledged former AMMS-4 Chair and Myanmar Deputy Minster Dr. Mya Ley Sein for their productive hosting of the ASEAN cooperation and vowed to continuously use sports to establish commitments within the ASEAN regions. “I consider these … Continue reading

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PH expresses sympathy with Japan over deadly typhoon

PH expresses sympathy with Japan over deadly typhoon By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — The Philippine government is sympathizing with the government and residents affected by one of the worst typhoons to hit Japan, which killed over 20 people, Malacañang said on Sunday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made this remark after typhoon Hagibis … Continue reading

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Palace praises Nesthy Petecio gold win in boxing world tilt

Palace praises Nesthy Petecio gold win in boxing world tilt By Azer Parrocha MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Malacañang on Monday lauded Nesthy Petecio for becoming the second Filipino athlete to win a world championship in two consecutive days as she bagged a gold medal in the AIBA Women’s World Boxing Championship. Petecio’s win comes … Continue reading