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Duterte fires Pasig river rehab head in pursuit of eliminating corruption

Last month, it was reported that Pasig River Warriors have cleaned up to over 30,000 kilos or 1,000 sacks of garbage. In last month’s update of the rehabilitation of the Pasig river, there were even before and after photos where PRRC Executive Director Goitia shared the reason they decided to do the cleanup at BASECO. […]

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Bank accidentally deposits over P6 million to couple’s bank account

A couple spent over P6,240,000 ($120,000) when a bank teller entered the wrong account number after a customer made a deposit. What would you do if you check your bank and you suddenly have money worth more than you make in a year? Instead of contacting the bank, this couple was charged with felony theft […]

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Sweet Ecstasy Ranks As One Of The Best Burger Places In Asia

International travel website Big 7 Travel recently released a list ranking 50 of the best burger places in Asia. They refer to burgers as “one of the simplest yet tastiest meals in the world” and explain that each and every burger on the list is worth trekking across Asia for. Near the very top of that […]

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Digital Citizenship and Responsibility Is Now Part Of The K-12 Curriculum

The Department of Education (Deped) announced its integration of digital literacy into the basic education curriculum. This means K-12 students will now be learning about digital citizenship and online responsibility. It will be done through telecommunications company Globe’s Digital Thumbprint Program (DTP). (Philippine Government Asks Teachers To Stop Grading Based On ‘Likes’) The DTP has […]

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Why Sammy’s Restaurant is Terrific for Intimate Gatherings

Most Filipino families and friends nowadays bond over food. They usually go to malls to find something they like to eat. Some people, however, get tired of the same food over time, so they try looking for new food hangouts or restaurants on social media. Sammy’s Restaurant offers quite a unique mix of Asian and […]

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This New Viral Challenge Has People Putting Milk Tea Pearls Up Their Noses

Disclaimer: This article does not intend to encourage or promote the acts detailed here.  “Boba Nostrils” is the new trend taking the internet by storm. It apparently started in Japan, which makes sense since they’re yet another Asian country crazy for Milk Tea. The trend involves people shoving tapioca pearls inside their nostrils and taking […]

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Macao’s Juice Cubi is now in Manila—and they have instagrammable milk teas, fruit teas, and coffee!

Words by Justin Francia Photos by Althea Catipon Filipinos love milk tea. We’re obsessed with coffee teas as well. Fruit teas, too. And if you’ve experienced the dilemma of having to choose what beverage shop to go to because you don’t know what exactly among those are you craving for, then worry not because Macao’s […]

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#WalangPasok: Class suspensions for September 16, 2019 (Monday)

Classes in the following areas are suspended on September 18, 2019 (Monday) due to inclement weather. ALL LEVELS Ilocos Region (Region I) Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte (until September 19) Pasuquin, Ilocos Norte Vintar, Ilocos Norte Dagupan City, Pangasinan Cagayan Valley (Region II) Province of Cagayan Cordillera Administrative Region (CAR) Province of Apayao La Trinidad, Benguet Central […]

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Mayor Isko Moreno threatens closure of malls that sell stolen cellphones

Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso has ordered the closure of two major malls in the city within 72 hours if the stalls inside them continue to sell stolen cellphones. The head of the city “threatened to close the entire Tutuban Mall and Isetann Mall Recto in 72 hours if they continue to coddle vendors who […]

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We Watched “Harry Potter” with a Live Orchestra and it Was Magical

For many of us who grew up reading and watching Harry Potter, it was already a magical experience to witness the story of the Boy Who Lived. We got to see the universe expand with the introduction of the website Pottermore, the film franchise of Fantastic Beasts, the two-part play Harry Potter and the Cursed […]

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