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Why call Pet Busters when you can do this instead?
As we've learned from a series of unfortunate incidents at Bonifacio Global City earlier this year, we can share our public spaces with animals humanely and considerately. There's always a fair compromise between our needs and those of our furry friends—sometimes, we just ...
 
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She was an advocate of Filipino women's right of suffrage.
She's the subject of today's Google Doodle, which celebrates her role as founder of the Girl Scouts of the Philippines. In her life, she was also a civic leader, an advocate of women's rights, a teacher, and an activist. But most people know her simply as the ...
 
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Delaying the inevitable.
In a recent report published by www.entrepreneur.com.ph, it was announced that the Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge, also known as the Rockwell Bridge, which connects Estrella Street in Rockwell, Makati to Barangka Drive in Mandaluyong, will be closed to traffic this week.There's some good news. ...
 
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Filipino data scientists have created this interactive map to show you what natural disasters threathen where you live.
As the Philippines braces itself for the arrival of Typhoon Hangkhut, a super typhoon "of extraordinary speed, scope and severity"—right alongside news that strong storms have sprung up all around the world "seemingly overnight"—perhaps no one can be blamed for feeling as if we were receiving the ...
 
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It's like the Justice League, if all their superpowers were money.
Members of the so-called “superconsortium” of the country’s leading business conglomerates revealed they have been granted original proponent status by the government to carry out the Php102-billion project to upgrade and expand the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA). The grant was made by ...
 
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"Isuko na ang alagang hayop!"
The Philippine Animal Welfare Society (PAWS) has called out officials of Baranggay Capri, Novaliches for an image circulating in social media, promoting “Oplan ‘Dog’hang,” what appears to be a barangay ordinance that aims to clear streets of stray dogs using questionable procedures. The copy ...
 
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Subic Bay should be a safe harbor for anyone who needs it, according to the law.
As we all batten down the hatches in anticipation of Typhoon Ompong, it seems that the Subic Bay Metropolitan Authority has decided on a peculiar way of preparing for the storm to come. In a memo issued September 12 by SBMA General ...
 
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Forbes’ latest Philippines rich list details impact of digital disruption on TV empires
Owning a giant mass media empire remains one of the major paths to vast wealth in the Philippines.This is apparent in Forbes magazine’s 2018 list of 50 richest people in the Philippines, which included major shareholders of the country’s two leading television ...
 
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False advertising woes.
There's some high-octane drama bubbling up in the world of energy drinks. Monster energy drink is trying to get a competitor called Bang into a courtroom, the Miami Herald reports.Monster filed a lawsuit in California district court Monday calling bullshit on VPX Sport, which ...
 
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It's not easy to be a superhero.
Everyone wants to be a superhero. The powers, the glory, the ability to wear colored tights in public. But how can us normal folk achieve this greatness without subjecting ourselves to radiation poisoning (The Hulk) or wrapping ourselves up in tinfoil (Iron ...
 
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Friends are shaming friends for not eating meat, new research found.
Here's an update on masculinity: It's still fragile. New research claims that men who want to choose vegetarian dishes at restaurants are afraid they'll be shamed by their male friends. Some friends!A team of scientists at the University of Southampton in the U.K. ...
 
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One municipality in Loon is already doing it.
What you're looking at is a 3D-painted pedestrian lane in Bohol. The image was recently shared on the Facebook page of the Municipality of Loon, and it has us thinking: Could this unique crosswalk design make crossing the street safer?It's nice to ...