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Incubus arrives in Manila for one-night only concert

MANILA (UPDATE) – Members of American rock band Incubus arrived here Friday, the eve of their one-night only concert in Quezon City.  In a video posted by concert organizer Ovation Productions, frontman Brandon Boyd and keyboardist Chris Kilmore were seen ...

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Paramore postpones Manila concert

Paramore has postponed their concert dates in Jakarta and Manila due to lead vocalist Hayley Williams’ struggle with a “throat and upper-respiratory infection.”  Williams explained the entire situation in a lengthy note posted on social media on Friday afternoon.  “I ...

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Golden State Warriors co-owner Peter Guber is coming to Manila

Golden State Warriors executive chairman and co-owner Peter Guber will be coming to the Philippines ‪on March 20. He will be the featured speaker in ANC, the ABS-CBN News Channel’s Leadership Series at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila. The sports mogul, ...

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Fil-Canadian performers to join ‘Fringe Manila 2018’ festival

Maylee Todd will perform “Acts of Love.” CONTRIBUTED TORONTO — Filipino Canadian performers will join Fringe Manila 2018 this February. This annual multi-arts festival for independent artists, which runs February 7 to 25, is scheduled to coincide with the Philippines’ ...

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Manila court orders rearrest of Tiamzon couple

In this file photo, Communist Party of the Philippines leaders (right and left) Benito Tiamzon and his wife, Wilma, raise clenched fists as they walk out of police detention on August 19, 2016, to join rebel negotiators in peace talks ...

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Celine Dion to finally hold Manila concert

(UPDATED) Many Filipino fans had thought they’d be able to see Celine Dion live for the first time in Manila in 2014, but she cancelled at the last minute to care for her sick husband, René Angélil, who later passed ...

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DOLE sheriff found guilty of direct bribery over Manila Times labor case

MANILA – A Department of Labor and Employment sheriff assigned in Metro Manila has been convicted of direct bribery for demanding and receiving grease money from employees of the Manila Times Publishing Corporation, the Office of the Ombudsman said Friday. ...

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Heritage group slams Erap’s Manila Bay reclamation projects

A heritage group has expressed its opposition to the planned reclamation projects on Manila Bay. The Heritage Conservation Society (HCS) said the reclamation would only worsen the situation of “informal communities” in the city and widen the gap between the ...

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Metro Manila contends with series of fires at start of new year

Fire razes houses in Bgy. Caniogan, Pasig City; reaches 4th alarm. pic.twitter.com/S7UNZzH3Ox — Ernie Manio (@ernie_manio) December 31, 2017 MANILA—(UPDATED) Residents in different parts of Metro Manila were not celebrating the new year as they wrestled with a series of ...

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DPWH: Metro Manila traffic may get worse in 2018

Metro Manila traffic may get worse as the government’s massive infrastructure program takes off next year. But officials insist these projects will not only address the traffic problem in the long-run but will also spur economic growth. More from Jacque ...

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