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DTI to freeze prices of construction materials in Marawi

THE Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) is setting a price freeze on construction materials in Marawi City next week to prevent overpricing of...

Family of tragic artist Claudel sell last of her work

PARIS, France -- An "unprecedented" trove of sculptures by the brilliant but tragic French artist Camille Claudel are to go under the hammer in...

Former US gymnastics doctor pleads guilty to sex abuse

LANSING, United States -- Former USA Gymnastics team doctor Lawrence Nassar, accused of molesting dozens of female athletes over several decades, on Wednesday pleaded...

6.9% GDP in 2017 attainable, says Diokno

A 6.9 percent GDP for 2017 is possible following the 6.7 percent expansion of the economy in the third quarter, according to the Department...

Skeleton: Russian Olympic champion stripped of medal

LAUSANNE, Switzerland -- Russia's Alexander Tretiakov, who won the skeleton at the Sochi Games in 2014, has been retrospectively disqualified, the International Olympic Committee...

Sereno braces for full blown impeachment trial at Senate

INSOFAR as Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno is concerned, the fight for her very survival as head of the judiciary now...

UN finds ‘Butcher of Bosnia’ guilty of genocide

UN judges on Wednesday sentenced former Bosnian Serbian commander Ratko Mladic to life imprisonment after finding him guilty of genocide and war crimes in...

Go easy, Tiger, Day urges ahead of comeback

SYDNEY, Australia -- Jason Day assured Tiger Woods on Wednesday that he's under "no pressure" ahead of his long-awaited comeback at an exclusive invitational...

Hariri resigns then says he’s staying on as Lebanese PM

LEBANESE Prime Minister Saad Hariri, back in Beirut after a mysterious odyssey that saw him announce his resignation in Saudi Arabia, told cheering supporters on...

Airlines settle with Twin Towers developer for $95M

NEW YORK, United States -- American Airlines and United Airlines have agreed to a $95.1 million settlement with the developer of the World Trade...