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3 lotto bettors win millions in 2 days

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The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) said three lotto bettors became millionaires in a span of two days. PCSO General Manager Royina Garma said a lucky bettor from Mandaluyong guessed the winning combination 16-17-05-30-29-21 of the...

PNP officer-in-charge Lt. Gen. Archie Gamboa, in an interview with reporters on Wednesday / PNA

No looting incident reported during Taal eruption

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The Philippine National Police (PNP) said no looting incidents and other related crimes were reported at the height of Taal Volcano's eruption since Sunday. “We were happy when the deputy regional director for administration reported ...

DTI eyes sanctions vs 12 Bambang stores selling overpriced N95 masks

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At least 12 medical supply stores along Bambang Street in Sta. Cruz, Manila were issued notices of violation for selling overpriced N95 masks, according to the Department of Trade (DTI). DTI Undersecretary Ruth Castelo said the allowable price ...

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Manila police arrest vandals

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Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso said the cultural youth group Panday Sining should face the law following the arrest of some of its members by the police on November 30 for allegedly vandalizing the Manila's streets. Four members of Panday Sining, including a minor, we...

Malacanang wants students to have free access to SEA Games

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Malacañang Palace asked the Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc) to provide students free access to the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made the suggestion to attract more crowds who will cheer for all Filipino ...

Duterte pushes for child-friendly’ environment

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President Rodrigo Duterte pushes for a “safe, empowering, and child-friendly environment" to ensure that Filipino youth will continue to enjoy their rights. Duterte made the statement when he presented the 2018 presidential awards for child-friendly municipalities and cities at...

500 millennials attend forum on violence against women

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More than 500 millennials and Generation Z members have attended a forum on violence against women and girls organized by the Commission on Women (PCW) and the Inter-Agency Council on Violence Against Women and Their Children held at the Philippine International Convention Center. The forum se...

Pitogo High School wins at 2019 Tagisang Robotics

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Pitogo High School prevailed once more as it was named Best Team for securing the best win-draw-loss record at the recently-concluded 2019 Tagisang Robotics: Design, Build and Play Competition held at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City. The school has once again dominated ...

Robotics competition encourages students to take up STEM

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The Department of Science and Technology - Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) advised students to take up STEM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics) courses in college, via a robotics competition. Launched in 2011, the "Tagisang Robotics" tilt is back after a five-year hiatu...

Senate seeks review of K-12 program in 2020

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Senator Sherwin Gatchalian, chairman of the Senate Committee on Basic Education, Arts and Culture, is pushing for a joint congressional oversight review of the K to 12 program by January 2020. "The K-12 program is a massive historical educational reform we introduced to produce the qualit...

DILG cautions youth against joining activities not endorsed by NYC

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Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) Secretary Eduardo Año advised  the youth to be more discerning before joining events not endorsed by the National Youth Commission. Año said the 1st National Students’ Youth Camp which  will be held on No...

DA advises young Filipinos to sustain agriculture

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The Department of Agriculture (DA) advised the young generation to sustain the agriculture sector. “Young people are attracted to jobs that pay high but without a promise of career growth or skills development. And they often trade this over agriculture or farming that require ...

DLSU to suspend classes on Dec. 2 to 7 

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De La Salle University (DLSU) in Manila said it will suspend classes and work from December 2 to 7 during the country's hosting of the SEA Games. DLSU Chancellor Bernard Oca made the announcement through a memorandum issued on November 12. The memo from the chancellor was in anticipa...