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Aquino, Binay to lead inauguration of world’s largest indoor arena

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President Benigno Aquino III and Vice President Jejomar Binay. FILE PHOTO

President Benigno Aquino III and Vice President Jejomar Binay will lead on Monday morning the inauguration of the Iglesia Ni Cristo’s (INC) Philippine Arena, considered the world’s largest domed indoor arena.

Posted: July 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Cut in security brings informal settlers back to rail tracks

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File photo of a train approaching the España Station in Manila on Thursday. Informal settlers and illegal structures are coming back to the idle properties of the North Luzon Railways Corp. (NorthRail) from Caloocan City to Clark Field, Pampanga, because of senior management’s decision to save a few millions in security costs. INQUIRER PHOTO / NIÑO JESUS ORBETA

Informal settlers and illegal structures are coming back to the idle properties of the North Luzon Railways Corp. (NorthRail) from Caloocan City to Clark Field, Pampanga, because of senior management’s decision to save a few millions in security costs.

Posted: July 21st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Egypt road crash kills 17 – state TV

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 CAIRO – At least 17 people were killed in Egypt on Tuesday when a bus ploughed into a truck south of Cairo, state television reported.   The accident occurred near the town of Safaga, 570 kilometers (about 355 miles) south of Cairo, the report said, adding that 25 other passengers were injured in the crash. [...]

Posted: July 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

5 detained, 26 dead in India building collapses

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Police in southern India detained five construction company officials Sunday as rescuers using gas cutters and shovels searched for dozens of workers believed buried in the rubble of a building that collapsed during monsoon rains. It was one of two weekend building collapses that killed at least 26 people.

Posted: June 30th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

COA: P17B public works deals shady

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The Commission on Audit has found a host of “red flags,” like excessive costs and unauthorized signatories, in the contracts of public works projects worth P16.9 billion that 12 contractors cornered in 2009 and 2010. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Commission on Audit has found a host of “red flags,” like excessive costs and unauthorized signatories, in the contracts of public works projects worth P16.9 billion that 12 contractors cornered in 2009 and 2010.

Posted: June 11th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

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