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DPWH inspects roads leading to SEA Games venues 

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The Department Public Works and Highways (DPWH) started the inspection and maintenance of roads leading to the venues of the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games which the country is hosting in November and December this year. DPWH Secretary Mark V...

Magnitude 5.5 earthquake

Magnitude 5.3 earthquake hits island east of Luzon

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A magnitude 5 earthquake struck 150 kilometers east of Manila Friday afternoon, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre. The EMSC said the quake had a depth of 10 km and was traced 26 km northeast of Patnanungan Island in Quezon...

Barangay Pinyahan wall demolished / QC PIO

QC personnel knock down walls blocking alley in Barangay Pinyahan

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Quezon City’s Department of Public Order and Safety, Task Force -Control Prevention and Removal of all Illegal Structures and Squatting (TF-COPRISS), and Environmental Protection and Waste Management Department tear down a wall in an alley betw...

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Beauty queen visits Manila mayor

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Miss Universe Philippines 2019 Gazini Ganados paid a courtesy call on Manila Mayor Isko Moreno on September 3. Clad in a black floral jumpsuit, Ganados went to the Manila City Hall to discuss her advocacy on elderly care with the Mayor. Ganados expressed her appreciation for the efforts of Mayor M...

Isko to take oath on Sunday

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Manila Mayor-elect Francisco “Isko” Moreno Domagoso said he would take his oath of office before Supreme Court Chief Justice Lucas Bersamin on Sunday at City Hall. This was announced by the next secretary to the mayor, Councilor Bernie Ang, who said that after the oath taking, Domagoso ...

‘Nostalgia Manila’ marks Jose Rizal’s 158th birthday

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The National Parks Development Committee on Wednesday led the celebration of the 158th birth anniversary of national hero Jose Rizal through “Nostalgia Manila,” where the country’s capital circa 1860s to 1890s was recreated at the heart of Rizal Park. NPDC executive director Penel...

Manila Hotel launches Visita Intramuros program

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The Manila Hotel, in partnership with the Intramuros Administration, on Wednesday launched the Visita Intramuros program. The new tour program “is in line with the direction of the Department of Tourism to strengthen cultural tourism by expanding the tourism products and engaging a specific m...

AFP, PNP, BJMP, BFP bands to perform at Independence Day concert

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At least eight bands composed of men and women in uniform will top bill an upcoming concert slated for the eve of Independence Day. Musikalayaan 2019, which will be held on June 11, 6 p.m., at the Rizal Park Open Air Auditorium, will showcase the talents of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, Phil...

DA showcases Philippine mangoes in two-day fair

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Different varieties of mangoes from across the Philippines are on display and being sold at the Department of Agriculture central office in Quezon City until Friday, May 3. The most recognized of these sweet and quality mangoes come from Nueva Ecija, Guimaras, Cotabato, South Cotabato, Sarangani, S...

#MNCAdvisory: Rerouting plan for Aliwan Fiesta in Manila

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Part of the southbound lane of Roxas Boulevard will be closed to traffic on Saturday to give way to the annual Aliwan Fiesta. In an advisory, the Manila Police District said the road closure, from Katigbak Drive to P. Ocampo, would start at 4 p.m. Motorists who intend to drive south on Roxas Boule...

Intramuros Administration marks 40th year with free film screening

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The Intramuros Administration will host free outdoor film screenings featuring two Filipino period films next month. The Intramuros Open Cinema screenings will take place at the Puerto Real Gardens inside the historic walled city at 6 p.m. on April 6 and 7. The period films up for screening are &l...

UE hosts PPO outreach concert; confers award to CCP prexy

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City of Manila -- The University of the East (UE) through its Office of Cultural Affairs mounted the “Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra Outreach Concert” recently with eight (8) musical offerings that range from the classical to the more contemporary local sound at the newly-renovated UE...

CNY festivities in Rizal Park

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National Parks Development Committee (NPDC) executive director Penelope Belmonte on Sunday announced that the Department of Tourism (DOT), through the NPDC, will be holding activities to celebrate the Chinese New Year at the Rizal Park. In coordination with the Chinese community headed by the Feder...