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    Philippine NewsLink: Coddling Warlords and Wagering One's Soul

    There is a price to be paid when one makes a "deal with the devil." Western folklore is replete with stories of ignoble characters who trade their soul in exchange for talent, wealth, youth or power. And, in the context of Philippine politics, such a Faustian bargain can readily be made with local warlords...

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    Philippine NewsLink: We Can Stop Another Maguindanao Massacre from Ever Happening

    After the euphoria over the victory of boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao, and the 2009 CNN Hero of the Year award of Efren Penaflorida, Filipinos across the globe suddenly felt 'shell-shocked' by the horrific and senseless massacre that occurred last Monday the 23rd of November...

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    Philippine NewsLink: We Did It--Online! Efren Penaflorida Wins CNN Hero of the Year A

    week after boxer Manny Pacquiao's stunning victory over Miguel Cotto in Las Vegas, another Philippine hero Efren Penaflorida received a top award becoming CNN's Hero of the Year for 2009...

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    Philippine NewsLink: Manny 'Pacman' Pacquiao Another True Filipino Hero

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton flew-in a few days ago; President Barack Obama was in Japan and Singapore for the APEC Summit; Philippine President Gloria Arroyo will soon fly to China as part of Obama's 'advance team' but all anyone can talk about in these islands is Manny Pacquiao...

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    Philippine NewsLink: Filipino Efren Peñaflorida Vying for the CNN Hero of the Year Aw

    It isn't very often that we here at PHILNEWS.COM find ourselves speaking highly about someone or something on our website. And while some of our readers tend to fault us for this, we do realize this "shortcoming" of ours but nonetheless feel that our job is not to wax poetic about the positive things we see, but rather point out the things that need fixing, need improving, or need changing...

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    Philippine NewsLink: The Time of Reckoning is Now Upon Today's Generation of Filipino

    Super typhoons, flashfloods, and landslides—catastrophes that have befallen the Philippines all within a span of a few weeks could be nature's way of telling Filipinos that time is running out. The problems that our fathers and forefathers have ignored for all these years can no longer be ignored by us...

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    Philippine NewsLink: Typhoon Ondoy Should be a Wakeup Call to All Filipinos

    It started as a tropical depression and hit Metro Manila with torrential rains that left most metropolitan residents dumbfounded. According to PAGASA (the Philippine weather bureau) the amount of rainfall...

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    Philippine NewsLink: Is the Catholic Church Slowly Destroying the Philippines?

    Last Wednesday (9/17/2009) Cotabato Auxiliary Bishop Jose Colin Bagaforo issued a veiled warning to presidential candidate Noynoy Aquino indicating that his support of the Reproductive Health Bill which he co-authored...

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    Philippine NewsLink: What Filipinos Might Expect from a Noynoy Aquino Presidency

    With major frontrunners Mar Roxas and Ed Panlillo bowing out of the Philippine presidential race, it appears that the political opposition is coalescing under a Liberal Party ticket of Noynoy Aquino and Mar Roxas...

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    Philippine NewsLink: Air Pollution is Dumbing-down Tomorrow's Filipinos

    A recently published study by researchers at Columbia University in New York has discovered a definitive link between air pollution inhaled by pregnant women and lower IQ scores of their offspring...

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    Philippine Times: Corruption is worse than smoking

    LEGAZPI CITY, Albay - Corruption is a far greater sin to the country than smoking. This was practically what presidential candidate Senator Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III had to say to his rival, Senato...

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    Philippine Times: No fight with Pacquiao without blood tests, Mayweather insists

    LAS VEGAS&mdash;Moments after overwhelming Shane Mosley in a unanimous 12-round decision, undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr. flung down the gauntlet to Manny Pacquiao: Take the blood and urine test and w...

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    Philippine Times: Philippine politicians perform for votes

    MANILA (AFP) - A popular Internet video shows bespectacled Philippine presidential frontrunner Benigno Aquino looking stiff and uncomfortable as he raps an anti-corruption jingle in a bland monotonous...

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    Philippine Times: Bomb scare sparks tension at LRT-Buendia station - report

    Tension briefly gripped the Light Rail Transit station in Pasay City on Tuesday morning after passengers expressed alarm over a supposed explosive. Edgardo Sarmiento, commander of the traffic enfor...

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    Philippine Times: Brit Muslim boxer to take on Mayweather, Pacquiao in a year's ti

    WBA World light welterweight champion Amir Khan has said that he will be ready to take on American legend Floyd Mayweather Junior and Philippine Manny Pacquiao in a year's time.

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    Philippine Times: Palace seeks postponement of automated polls

    A MALACANANG official said that deferment will only be the remedy to prevent failure of elections on May 10. Romulo Macalintal, President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo&rsquo;s election lawyer, said Tuesday the...

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    Philippine Times: Manila cops, jail execs finalize security plan for polls

    With just five days to go before the country's first automated elections, the Philippine National Police and Bureau of Jail Management and Penology are finalizing stepped-up security measures for ...

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    Philippine Times: Polls postponement part of 'Plan Rafael' to keep Arroyo in power

    Militant group Bayan Muna on Wednesday said that the malfunctioning of the voting machines to be used in next week's polls is part of some master plan to postpone the elections and retain President Gl...

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    Philippine Times: Murder charges on 2 Ampatuans reinstated

    MANILA - The Philippine justice secretary on Wednesday reinstated murder charges against two key suspects in an election-linked massacre of 57 people, but denied he had caved in to public outrage. Ju...

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    Philippine Times: Ways to keep an iPad secure and private

    The iPad is a new and wonderful plaything, but it&rsquo;s also a mini-computer that holds large amounts of your personal and private information in e-mail messages, contact lists, photos and apps for ...

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