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Pacquiao shows
class, retains belt

It was a masterful showing of boxing from Manny Pacquiao as he dominated challenger Chris Algieri to retain his World Boxing Organization Welterweight Championship during the “Hungry for Glory” at the Cotai Arena inside The Venetian Macao Sunday afternoon.…

Pacquiao’s 7
notable fights

After Manny Pacquiao's unanimous decision victory over undefeated Chris Algieri in Macau on Sunday, Inquirer looks back at Pacquiao's long journey before he became eight-division world champion.…

Sereno keeps track
of massacre trial

Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Sunday refused to comment on when the trial on the Maguindanao massacre case would finish but said the Supreme Court was monitoring the pace of the proceedings.…

Filipino KOs
Tanzanian foe

Filipino bet Jerwin Ancajas made short work of Tanzanian Fadhili Majiha in a non-televised bout in the undercard of the Pacquiao-Algieri title fight Sunday morning at The Venetian in Macau. …

37 homes collapse,
dozens injured

Helicopter surveys on Sunday showed more extensive damage than earlier thought from an overnight earthquake in the mountainous central Japan area that hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics.…

Weaknesses in PH
judicial system

Five years after the 2009 Maguindanao massacre, the trial of the suspected killers has made private prosecutor Gilbert Andres realize the systematic weaknesses of the Philippine judicial system.…

98-yr-old man
behind X’mas hit

When “Ang Pasko Ay Sumapit (Christimas Is Here)”—that exuberant tune so expressive of the spirit of Christmas that is as familiar to Filipinos as the national anthem—begins to be heard over the radio in September, you know that the long…

No ticket to go
TNT in the US

Malacañang has cautioned Filipinos against using a new US immigration policy promising relief for unauthorized immigrants as a license to go to the United States undocumented. …

Prosecutor ‘back
to work’ hit

A lawyers’ group has asked the Office of the Ombudsman to suspend a Quezon City assistant prosecutor who recently posted bail in connection with a bribery complaint.…

Pacquiao, Algieri
make weight

Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao did not have any trouble making weight on Saturday at The Venetian in Macau, while undefeated American Chris Algieri needed another hour to finally make the limit. …

Palace: Don’t go
to US illegally

Malacañang cautioned Filipinos Saturday against using the United States’ new policy on unauthorized immigrants as a license to go there undocumented. …

Edsa malls adjust
operating hours

Operators of shopping malls located along Edsa have agreed to adjust their operating schedule for five weeks to help ease traffic during the holiday season.…

‘We could’ve been
killed together’

The same old feelings—indignation and pain—engulf me every time I set foot on the exact site where the 58 victims, 32 of them media workers, were mercilessly mowed down with bullets by some 100 men, allegedly led by Andal Ampatuan…

Worst poll-related
violence in PH

On Nov. 23, 2009, 58 people were killed in an ambush in Maguindanao province in the worst election violence in Philippine history. …

Fil-Am groups back
Obama’s reform

President Barack Obama drew mixed reactions among Filipino-American immigration advocates on Thursday after he outlined his plan to shield up to 5 million immigrants—including tens of thousands of Filipinos—from deportation.…


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