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Dubai-born beauty Parul Shah wins Miss Philippines Tourism title  Mar 31, 12:49 pm
Dubai, March 31 (ANI): Parul Shah has been crowned Miss Philippines Tourism at the Miss Philippines 2014 pageant.
Japan's NEC Corporation wins accolades for wide-area Disaster Prevention System in Phillippines  Mar 16, 4:37 pm
Tokyo, Mar.16 (ANI): Philippines had witnessed the worst of its time when Tsunami struck in the recent past. However, Japan's NEC Corporation will be a stepping stone for the country to ready for any disaster.
Oath taking ceremony in Philippines cancelled over graduates' 'revealing' attire  Mar 16, 11:58 am
Dubai, Mar.16 (ANI): A ritual oath-taking ceremony for new pharmacists in central Philippines was recently called off after an official saw some female participants in "revealing" outfits.
Netizens turning to satellite imaging site to locate missing Malaysian jet  Mar 12, 10:16 am
Washington, Mar. 12 (ANI): Netizens have reportedly taken to satellite imagery crowdsourcing platform to help locate the missing Malaysian Airline MH370.
Google adds Monaco, Cancun, Isla Mujeres to underwater Street View   Feb 26, 1:47 pm
Washington, Feb. 26 (ANI): Google has reportedly added new locations to its underwater Street View imagery, including spots around Monaco, Cancun and Isla Mujeres.
Becks appeals for global help to aid children in disaster zones  Feb 22, 2:56 pm
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): David Beckham is launching a global appeal to help children caught up in disaster zones after his visit to the Philippines earlier this month.
Becks touched by Haiyan typhoon hit children's V-Day cards  Feb 14, 11:17 am
London, Feb 14 (ANI): David Beckham was touched to receive Valentine's Day cards by children hit by Typhoon Haiyan in Philippines.
Kerry says U.S will defend Japan in case of conflicts in East China Sea  Feb 9, 12:58 pm
Washington, Feb. 9 (ANI): In wake of rising tensions between China and Japan, U.S secretary of State John Kerry has reportedly vowed to defend Japan against attacks, even in conflicts involving islands claimed by China and Taiwan.
US calls on China to change stance on South China Sea dispute per international law  Feb 7, 12:59 pm
London, Feb. 7 (ANI): A senior US diplomat has called on China to clarify its territorial claims in the South China Sea in accordance with international law.
WWII Japanese soldier who hid in Philippines jungle for 29 years dies at 91  Jan 18, 3:29 pm
Washington, Jan. 18 (ANI): Hiroo Onoda, the last Japanese imperial soldier to emerge from hiding in a jungle in the Philippines and surrender, 29 years after the end of World War II, has died at 91.
Where to head for world's cheapest beer revealed  Jan 10, 1:19 pm
Washington, Jan 10 (ANI): Are you an absolute beer-lover with a limited budget? Then you will be happy to know that has compiled a list of the places that sell world's cheapest beer.
Philippines allows in-flight mobile use for calls  Jan 1, 8:50 am
Johannesburg, Jan. 1 (ANI): The Philippines' civil aviation authority has reportedly announced that it would allow passengers to use their mobile phones and laptops to make calls or access the Internet during flights.
Pope lauds 'poor baby' Jesus' 'humble' start in 1st Christmas Eve mass  Dec 25, 10:35 am
Washington, Dec. 25 (ANI): Pope Francis lauded Jesus' humble beginning as a poor baby, as he celebrated his first Christmas Eve as pontiff in St. Peter's Basilica.
India world's third most dangerous country for journalists   Dec 22, 10:39 am
Islamabad, Dec. 22 (ANI): India is the third most dangerous country for media persons in the world, a new research has found.
Philippines mayor among four killed in Manila airport gunman attack   Dec 20, 3:08 pm
Washington, Dec. 20 (ANI): The mayor of a southern Philippines town, two members of his family and a young child have died after a gunman opened fire outside a terminal at Manila's international airport.
China seen as 'confident, arrogant, belligerent' country across globe  Dec 11, 3:46 pm
Beijing, Dec. 11 (ANI): China is seen as a 'confident, belligerent and arrogant' country across the globe, state-run media reported.
Justin Bieber 'to never forget visit to Typhoon Haiyan wrecked Philippines'   Dec 11, 11:01 am
London, Dec 11 (ANI): Justin Bieber has said that it will be difficult to forget the suffering that he saw in the Typhoon Haiyan wrecked Philippines.
Kim K receives flak for donating only 10 percent of 'charity auction' to typhoon victims  Dec 6, 4:29 pm
Washington, December 6 (ANI): Kim Kardashian has been criticised for her latest eBay 'Giving Works' auction, in which a "percentage of the proceeds" is promised to be donated to the victims of the Philippines typhoon disaster, while only a meagre 10 percent is being donated.
One Republic donates $100k for Philippines typhoon aid  Nov 30, 11:09 am
Washington, November 30 (ANI): One Republic has donated 100,000 dollars to help the victims who have been affected by the deadly typhoon that recently hit Philippines.
Digital album of 39 songs donated for Typhoon Haiyan relief  Nov 27, 6:02 pm
London, November 27 (ANI): A digital album of 39 songs sung by top singers has been donated to raise money for the Philippines Red Cross.
Innocent' Manny Pacquiao 'harassed' over court's move to freeze bank accounts   Nov 27, 11:00 am
London, Nov 27 (ANI): Filipino boxer and politician Manny Pacquiao has reportedly branded the move of a Philippines court to freeze his bank accounts as 'harassment' and insisted that he is neither a criminal nor a thief.
Charlie Sheen donates 25K to typhoon victims in Philippines   Nov 25, 5:29 pm
Washington, November 25 (ANI): Charlie Sheen has donated 25,000 dollars to typhoon-stricken Philippines in order to help find the island's missing children and pay for their food.
Principles of global deal agreed on in Warsaw climate talks after deadlock  Nov 24, 8:58 am
London, Nov 24 (ANI): After 30 hours of deadlock, UN climate talks in Poland have ended with an approval of a pathway to a new global climate treaty in Paris in 2015, and a compromise on how to fight global warming.
Philippines death toll rises to 5,209 two weeks after Typhoon Haiyan  Nov 23, 2:02 pm
London, Nov. 23 (ANI): Two weeks after the record-breaking Typhoon Haiyan hit the central islands of Philippines, its death toll has been estimated at 5,209, officials said.
Justin Bieber selling spray cans to raise funds for Typhoon Haiyan relief  Nov 19, 3:09 pm
London, November 19 (ANI): Justin Bieber is turning his love of graffiti into hard cash for a Philippines typhoon relief group by selling spray cans to raise money.