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    Ashfall from the recent eruption of the Mayon volcano has caused several flights to and from the nearby airports in Legazpi and Naga to be cancelled. These include Cebu Pacific flights from 
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    Lake Louise, located inside the Banff National Park in Alberta, Canada is one of the most visually stunning places on earth. Emerald green and full of tourists in the summer, it turns a pristine, glittering white ...

  • Discovering Canada’s heritage of craftsmanship and ingenuity

    Well it’s our second day in Calagary and the weather, contrary to what the locals insist on telling me, has been quite cold. But other than that, everything else has been just perfect. After a short ...

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Senate Bill Seeks Job Security for AFP Reservists

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Philippine stocks to reach record highs on back of Dutertenomics

MANILA — Brokerage firm Philstocks Financial Inc. expects the benchmark Philippine Stock Exchange index (PSEi) to soar to a new record high of 10,700 to 11,000 points this year, as the tax reform program further drives ...

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The Sangguniang Bayan of Allacapan, Cagayan declared the province under a state of calamity after Tropical Storm Odette immersed 27 villages in floodwaters and destroyed 9,680 hectares of rice fields, Friday. In a special session, the ...

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More flights cancelled due to Mayon ash

Carlos Munda 17 hours ago
Ashfall from the recent eruption of the Mayon volcano has caused several flights to and from the nearby airports in Legazpi and ...

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Well it’s our second day in Calagary and the weather, contrary to what the locals insist on telling me, has been quite ...