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Feb 15, 2014

Iglesia Ni Cristo Sets New Guinness World Record For Largest Charity Walk

Iglesia Ni Cristo Sets New Guinness World Record For Largest Charity Walk
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The Iglesia Ni Cristo sets a new Guinness World Record for the largest charity walk in a single venue with 175,409 participants, beating the previous record of 77,500 by Singapore. The event known as “Worldwide Walk,” was held in Roxas Boulevard and started early this morning. Police estimated the crowds to be about 1.5 million. […]

Dec 18, 2013

Bea Rose Santiago Wins Miss International 2013

Bea Rose Santiago Wins Miss International 2013
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Bea Rose Santiago, Philippines‘ representative to the Miss International 2013 beauty pageant won the crown in Tokyo, Japan on Tuesday night, December 17, 2013. Bea Rose Santiago Credit: Answering the question, “What will I do if I become Miss International?”, Santiago impressed the judges when she answered: “The whole world saw how my country […]

Mar 26, 2013

Philippine National Bank To Undergo Nationwide System Upgrade During Holy Week

PNB logo
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To further improve their service, Philippine National Bank (PNB) announced a nationwide system upgrade to be conducted during the Holy Week. Credit: According to their announcement published online at, all PNB branches will be closed from March 28, 2013 (Maundy Thursday) to March 30, 2013 (Black Saturday) including those branches that are normally […]

Feb 11, 2013

Pope Resigns: Pope Benedict XVI Announces Resignation Effective February 28

Pope Benedict XVI
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Pope Benedict XVI Credit: Vatican Radio Pope Benedict XVI on Monday, February 11, 2013 announces his resignation effective February 28, 2013 due to health reasons. Below is a full text of his declaration, as published on Vatican Radio website: Dear Brothers, I have convoked you to this Consistory, not only for the three canonizations, but […]

Feb 4, 2013

Beyonce Mrs. Carter World Tour 2013 dates and venues announced (Complete List)

Beyonce Mrs. Carter World Tour 2013 dates and venues announced (Complete List)
By in Announcement, Concerts, Entertainment, Europe, Events, Hollywood, Music, North America No comments

Beyonce Knowles announced the details of her upcoming series of concerts titled “The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour,” including its dates and venues. The announcement was made right after she performed at 2013 Super Bowl halftime, where she reunited with her former Destiny’s Child members, Kelly Rowland and Michelle Williams. Beyonce Mrs Carter Show World […]

Feb 1, 2013

Most popular dogs: Labrador Retrievers, 2012 Most Popular Dog Breed in America

Most popular dog Labrador Retriever
By in Animals, Announcement, United States, World No comments

The list of the most popular dogs in the US for 2012 was announced by the American Kennel Club (AKC) on Wednesday, January 30, 2013. Labrador Retriever is again the most popular dog in the annual list based on the AKC 2012 Dog Registration Statistics. This year’s top five list of popular dog breeds are […]

Jan 29, 2013

Westminster Dog Show 2013: Two new dog breeds to compete in separate events

Westminster Dog Show 2013
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The Westminster Kennel Club, a member of the American Kennel Club, announced on Monday, January 28, 2013 that its 2013 Annual Dog Show will be held on February 11-12, in New York. Westminster Kennel Club logo Credit: The Westminster Kennel Club According to a press release, the competition will be held in two venues: the […]

Dec 6, 2012

Forbes Most Powerful People 2012: US President Obama Leads World’s Top 20 List

World's Most Powerful People 2012 List led by US President Barack Obama
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The list of the World’s Most Powerful People for 2012 was released by Forbes on Wednesday, December 5, 2012. US President Barack Obama led the top 20 list of individuals who showed great influence around the world this year. Forbes‘ complete 2012 rankings include several state leaders, businessmen, philanthropists and financiers. Hundreds of candidates were […]

Dec 5, 2012

PAGASA Bagyong Pablo Weather Update: Typhoon Pablo Slowed Down, Now Over Northern Palawan

Typhoon Pablo Satellite Image as of 11:30am Dec 3, 2012
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Typhoon Pablo has slowed down and weakened slightly and is now over Northern Palawan, PAGASA Severe Weather Bulletin Number 12 issued at 11:00 am on Wednesday, December 5, 2012 reported. According to the bulletin, typhoon Pablo‘s center was located at 120 km Northeast of Puerto Princesa City as of 10:00 am. It has maximum sustained […]

Dec 5, 2012

Typhoon Pablo Update and Latest PAGASA Weather Forecast, Wednesday Dec 5, 2012

Typhoon Pablo Satellite Image
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Typhoon Pablo MTSAT ENHANCED-IR Satellite Image as of 6:30 a.m., 05 December 2012 Image Credit: PAGASA Typhoon Pablo with international name Bopha further weakened, according to the latest weather update by the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) issued at 5 a.m. Wednesday, December 5, 2012 (Philippines local time). PAGASA reported that Typhoon […]