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Manila Cathedral warns public vs fake Facebook page

    The Manila Cathedral in Intramuros, Manila warned the public on Monday against a fake Facebook account using its name to sell a “miraculous medal.” “We were informed that there is an account using the name ‘Manila Cathedral’ and selling a ‘miraculous medal’ blessed by priests and bishops from the Vatican,” the Manila Cathedral […]

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Exercise ‘Godly vote’, Tagle tells youth

  As the midterm election nears, Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle urged young voters to exercise their “Godly vote” in choosing the candidates to fill up the 18,000 positions in the local and national level. “Let us carefully study the character of the candidates, which must be done in a humble manner. Let us be […]

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PBA: Phoenix finds way to prevail

by Jonas Terrado Game Today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Magnolia vs Rain or Shine (Rain or Shine leads series 2-1) Talk about rising from the ashes. Phoenix Pulse finally displayed the composure it lacked in the first two games as it survived San Miguel Beer, 92-90, last night to cut its deficit to […]

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Metro air temperature soars to 36.6 degrees Celsius

Air temperature in Metro Manila is getting higher as the mercury went up to 36.6 degrees Celsius Sunday, the highest so far this dry season. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration recorded the 36.6 degrees Celsius air temperature at the Science Garden monitoring station in Quezon City at around 2:56 p.m. It surpassed […]

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Blasts at Sri Lanka hotels, churches kill more than 160

COLOMBO (AFP) – A series of eight devastating bomb blasts ripped through high-end hotels and churches holding Easter services in Sri Lanka yesterday, killing more than 160 people, including dozens of foreigners. Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe condemned the attacks – the worst act of violence since the end of Sri Lanka’s civil war a decade […]

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Pope: Live for God, not wealth

VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis led the world’s Roman Catholics into Easter at a vigil Mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on Saturday night, urging the faithful to live not for transient things like wealth and success but for God. The largest church in Christendom was dark at the start of the long service as […]

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