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Our Lady of La Naval arrives in Intramuros

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The original image of the Our Lady of La Naval arrived in Intramuros, Manila on Jan. 24. The Manila Cathedral in a Facebook post inviting the faithful to witness the visit of the image to the cathedral and its procession around Intramuros. “Join us as the original image of the Nues...

Binondo cautious amid coronavirus threat during Chinese New Year festivity

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The district of Binondo in Manila is cautious on the possible entry of coronavirus especially in light of the festivities connected with the Chinese New Year on January 25. Given that many people are expected to troop on the streets during the celebration, barangay officials are aware that vir...

Manila installs three air-quality sensors

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The air quality management technical working group led by the Department of Public Services (DPS) intalled three air-quality sensors in Manila. This is part of the "Air Blue Skies Program," a partnership program between Clean Air Asia, 3M Philippines and the Manila City government. It ai...

Manila police arrest Chinese fugitive

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Manila police arrested a Chinese fugitive who was allegedly involved in illegal drug activities in an operation in Clark, Pampanga. Wang Janquiang, 40, who was arrested on 17, was presented to Manila City Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso on January 20. Police Major Rosalino Ibay ...

Isko donates P4 million in talent fees to Taal victims

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Manila City Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso donated P4 million of his talent fees from product endorsements to the province of Batangas for the benefit of those affected by Taal volcano’s January 12 eruption. The Manila Public Information Office (PIO) said half of the ...

Tondo residents celebrate Sto. Niño feast

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Residents of Tondo filled the streets on Sunday to celebrate a festival for their beloved Sto. Niño. Early in the morning, devotees trooped to the church bearing the images of the Child Jesus to have them blessed. Children then took part in parlor games at the plaza to celebrate the ch...

MPD announces Manila traffic rerouting for Sto. Niño feast

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The Manila Police District announced road closures and rerouting schemes for the celebration of the Feast of the Sto. Niño of Tondo this weekend. The Lakbayaw Festival, commonly known as the Sto. Niño de Tondo feast, will be on Saturday. The procession route will be as follows: Start...

Manila asks barangay chairs to lead cleanup drive

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Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso asked barangay officials to lead their constituents in cleaning their communities. In a meeting with the city’s barangay leaders, during which he distributed financial assistance from the Office of the President, the mayor said making a ...

Manila churches to accept donation for Taal victims 

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Catholic faithful may bring their in-kind donations for the people affected by the eruption of Taal Volcan as they attend masses in churches under the Archdiocese of Manila on Jan. 19. Fr. Reginald Malicdem, chancellor of the archdiocese, said parishes are ready to accept donations from churchgoers...

Isko calls for peaceful celebration of Sto. Nino feast

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Manila Mayor Isko Moreno asked Tondo residents to celebrate the feast of the Sto. Nino peacefully. .Moreno, himself a true-blue ‘Tondo boy’, said the annual celebration must not be marred by petty fights that often lead to riots and sometimes, even turn what is supposed to be a fes...