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Popular Philippine Radio Journalist Gunned Down

A popular Philippine radio host and prominent critic of President Ferdinand Marcos, Jr. and his predecessor Rodrigo Duterte was shot ...


Singapore calls on China, ASEAN to use diplomacy, dialogues to settle South China Sea disputes

Singapore, October 4 (ANI): Amid growing territorial disputes between China and other littoral states in the South China Sea (SCS), ...


US, Philippine Forces Hold Combat Drills to Brace for Crisis

manila, philippines - More than 2,500 U.S. and Philippine marines joined combat exercises Monday to respond to any crisis in ...


Centre did not sanction single medical college in Telangana, says Health Minister T Harish Rao

Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], October 4 (ANI): Health Minister T Harish Rao on Monday alleged that while 157 medical colleges have ...


Nobel Prize Season Arrives Amid War, Nuclear Fears, Hunger

This year's Nobel Prize season approaches as Russia's invasion of Ukraine has shattered decades of almost uninterrupted peace in Europe ...


SC junks 'unwarranted declarations' complaint vs. lawyer

MANILA - The Supreme Court (SC) has dismissed an administrative complaint filed against a lawyer accused by a former client ...


Ombudsman asks Senate to repeal ARTA law

MANILA - Ombudsman Samuel Martires appealed on Tuesday to senators to abolish the Anti-Red Tape Authority (ARTA) as there are ...


No drugs found in Baguio City jail inspection

BAGUIO CITY - Authorities did not find illegal drugs during greyhound and search operations among inmates at the Baguio City ...


BTr rejects anew bids for 91, 364-day T-bills

MANILA - The Bureau of the Treasury (BTr) again rejected bids for the 91-day and 364-day Treasury bills (T-bills) on ...


Davao Region logs 677 new Covid-19 cases

DAVAO CITY - Davao Region has logged 677 new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases from Sept. 19-25, according to the ...


PH detects 1,238 add'l Omicron, 9 new Delta cases

MANILA - The country has detected 1,238 more cases of four Omicron subvariants and nine new cases of Delta variant ...


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40,000 Chinese workers to be deported as Manila ends online gaming

MANILA, Philippines: The justice ministry in Manila said it will close 175 Chinese-owned "Philippine offshore gambling operators" and deport some ...

Evil Geniuses, RNGU qualify for LoL Worlds main event

Evil Geniuses and Royal Never Give Up won the final matches of the League of Legends World Championship Play-In event ...

EAM Jaishankar to begin his visit to New Zealand, Australia from today

New Delhi [India], October 5 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will kickstart his official visit to New Zealand and ...

Biden, Kishida 'strongly condemn North Korea missile test that overflew Japan

Washington [US], October 5 (ANI): US President Joe Biden on Tuesday (local time) spoke with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida ...

Moscow fines TikTok for refusing to remove LGBT propaganda

Moscow [Russia], October 4 (ANI): A Moscow court has slapped the Chinese video sharing app TikTok with a fine of ...

Citing Pakistan, China numbers, IAF says need more fighter planes

New Delhi [India], October 4 (ANI): Citing the increasing number of fighter aircraft in the Chinese and Pakistan air forces, ...

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U.S. stocks surge, Nasdaq jumps 361 points

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks roared again on Tuesday with all the major indices notching up hefty gains."After ...

Britain has 'too many' low-skilled migrants, interior minister says

LONDON, England: Stating that Britain has too many low-skilled migrant workers, the country's new interior minister, Suella Braverman, said new ...

Australian stocks surge after RBA hikes rates less than expected

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia moved sharply higher on Tuesday despite markets in Hong Kong and Shanghai being ...

US charges Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions

WASHINGTON D.C.: U.S. prosecutors have announced the filing of criminal charges against Russian billionaire Oleg Deripaska for violating sanctions imposed ...

Inflation causes steep fall in new orders at Ireland factories

DUBLIN, Ireland: As inflation caused prices for factory materials to rise, Ireland's factory output fell in September, causing an easing ...

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Florida's Sanibel Island being evacuated after hurricane devastation

FORT MYERS, Florida: Areas within Lee County, including Sanibel Island and Fort Myers, Florida, were devastated by winds, rains and ...


Survey reports 66% of US adults say no to Covid boosters

LOS ANGELES, California: A survey conducted by health policy nonprofit organization Kaiser Family Foundation reported that some two-thirds of American ...


US to purchase $1.1 billion in arms for Ukraine

WASHINGTON D.C.: Pentagon officials have announced that an arms package has been approved for Ukraine worth $1.1 billion, which includes ...


Czech begins detaining migrants at 27 Slovak border crossings

PRAGUE, Czech Republic: Czech police detained a van carrying 15 illegal migrants on October 1, after renewing border checks following ...


US acts to reduce risks from space debris

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Federal Communications Commission voted 4-0 last week to enforce new rules to address the issue of ...


Prosecutors to decide on charging actor Alec Baldwin in fatal shooting

ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico: New Mexico district attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies has said that actor Alec Baldwin and up to four others ...


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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 ...

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