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‘World way off course in dealing with climate’ – UN chief

CLAIM THE CLIMATE Protesters join the “Claim the Climate” march in Brussels on Sunday, a day before the climate change conference COP24 began in Katowice, Poland, drawing representatives from nearly 200 countries. —AP KATOWICE, Poland — The world is “way ...

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World stock markets soar on China-US trade war truce

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Dec. 3, 2018. Brendan McDermid, Reuters NEW YORK — Global equity markets soared, then settled for cruising altitude on Monday after China and the United States clinched a trade ...

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Gilas falls to Iran, as Pinoys’ 2019 FIBA World Cup dream in jeopardy

Not even the return of Jayson Castro could save the Philippines from losing to Iran and going 0-2 in the penultimate window of the second round of 2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News MANILA, Philippines — (UPDATED) Gilas ...

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World Bank promises $200 billion in 2021-2025 climate cash

Environmental activists dressed in fancy costumes take part in an anti-coal protest on the occasion of the Katowice Climate Change Conference in front of the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany Dec. 1, 2018. Fabrizio Bensch, Reuters KATOWICE, Poland — The World ...

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FIBA World Cup: Gilas opens 2-game home stand vs Kazakhstan

The Philippines hosts Kazakhstan at Mall of Asia Arena on Friday. Tip-off is at 7:30 p.m. Courtesy of FIBA website The last time the Philippines men's national basketball team played on its home turf, its surroundings were quiet and the ...

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World Health Organization: Measles cases in PH up 367 percent

MANILA – Parents are advised to have their children vaccinated against measles, as the number of measles cases in the Philippines increased by an alarming 367 percent. World Health Organization (WHO) said there are 17,298 reported measles cases in the ...

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Ochoa wins gold in jujutsu world tilt

MANILA – Meggie Ochoa added another gold medal to her collection after ruling the seniors -49 kilogram division of the JuJutsu World Championships in Malmo, Sweden, on Sunday morning. According to the Jiu-Jitsu Federation of the Philippines, this makes Ochoa ...

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Why Didn’t Duterte Join Other World Leaders at the UN?

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte. Photo: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco eptember is the month New York commuters dread. Their already packed city becomes even more densely packed with visitors from across the globe. Stretched limousines trailed by black SUVs appear all over Manhattan. ...

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FIBA World Cup: Kai Sotto sa final 12 ng Gilas? ‘Baka gulatin tayo’

Matagal nang nagpakita ng interes si head coach Yeng Guiao na isama si Kai Sotto sa binubuo niyang team na sasabak sa kasalukuyang 2019 FIBA World Cup qualifiers. File/Larawan mula sa FIBA.com Matagal nang nagpakita ng interes si head coach ...

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FIBA 3×3 World Cup: Inexperience, not physicality, a problem for PH men’s team

Troy Rosario and Stanley Pringle didn't back down when things got rough in the Philippines' game against Mongolia on Saturday. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News BOCAUE, Bulacan—Its inexperience in the sport of 3×3 basketball cost the Philippine men's team a chance ...

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