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'Christ's image' appears on wall in CamNorte

People are flocking to a house in Barangay Cabuluan, Santa Elena, Camarines Norte where an image of Christ emerged on the wall.

Laguna cop, 3 others nabbed for selling drugs

MANILA, Philippines – A policeman and 3 others were arrested on Monday for allegedly selling drugs in Laguna.

Pampanga penitents prepare for crucifixion

Penitents of Barangay Cutud in San Fernando, Pampanga prepare for their re-enactment of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ on Holy Friday.

Girl sorry for riding whale shark

Umalma ang mga environmentalist sa litrato ng babaeng pumatong sa likuran ng butanding na in-upload sa Facebook. Lumantad naman ang babae para humingi ng paumanhin sa kanyang ginawa. Magba-Bandila si Jun Niño. Bandila, Abril 2, 2012, Lunes

Journalist bucks libel suit filed by Pacquiao 'friend'

MANILA, Philippines - A journalist based in Mindanao has filed his counter-affidavit to an P18-million libel case filed by an alleged friend of boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao. Edwin Espejo, in his counter-affidavit, disputed the allegations raised by a certain Mohammad Boy Aquia, an alleged associate of Pacquiao, according to Atty. Romel Bagares, director of the Center for International Law Philippines.

Zambo Norte mayor kidnapped

MANILA, Philippines - Mayor Jeffrey Lim of Salug, Zamboanga del Norte was kidnapped by 10 heavily armed men on Monday night, an initial police report said.

300 pitbulls rescued from dog fight arena

Kinasuhan na ng paglabag sa Animal Welfare Act ang walong Korean nationals na nahuling nag-o-operate ng iligal na dog fighting arena, o sabungan ng mga pitbull sa Laguna. Giit ng animal rights group na Philippine Animal Welfare Society, dapat mapanagot at hindi payagang makalabas ng bansa ang mga suspek. Nagpapatrol, Jacque Manabat

Grannies graduate from high school

Nagtapos ng high school ang dalawang lola sa Iloilo. Ipinagmamalaki sila ng kanilang mga mahal sa buhay dahil sa kanilang pagpupursigi. Nagpa-Patrol, Jennfier Garcia

Angry judge inhibits in Facebook bikini case

CEBU CITY, Philippines - A Cebu judge has decided to inhibit from the case involving a school's decision to bar 5 female students from taking part in graduation rites because of their their bikini photos uploaded on social media site Facebook.

Capiz flashfloods kill 8

CAPIZ, Philippines - Eight people were killed in flashfloods that hit Capiz province last week, authorities said on Monday.