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Crocodile suspected of killing fisherman caught in Palawan

By Candice Montenegro – A 13.7-feet saltwater crocodile suspected of having attacked and eaten a fisherman was caught in Barangay Rio Tuba in Bataraza, Palawan early Monday morning.

Pacquiao breaks into song in new HP ad

Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao continues to increase his online presence with a new commercial for HP.

DOT to promote 'train experience' tour

By Mayen Jaymalin – To give foreign and local tourists a different feel of the country’s travel destinations, the local tourism industry will soon promote a so-called “train experience” tour.

Pinoy students join international race for eco-friendly cars

By Patricia Esteves – The country’s best and brightest engineering students will vie for the Shell-Eco Marathon Asia 2011 championship title at the Sepang International Circuit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia from July 6 to 9.

Saudi bans Pinoy DH hiring

By Roy C. Mabasa – The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Thursday announced that it would no longer issue work visas for Filipino domestic helpers (DH) beginning Saturday, July 2, citing strict requirements and “unfair” regulatory provisions imposed by the Philippine government.

MMDA nabs 163 smokers on Day 1

By Mike Frialde – At least 163 smokers puffing away in public places in Metro Manila were apprehended on the first day of a metro-wide anti-smoking drive, Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) general manager Alex Cabanilla reported yesterday.