Australia abolishes divisive carbon tax
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Australia abolishes divisive carbon tax

SYDNEY, July 17, 2014 (AFP) – Australia on Thursday axed a divisive carbon tax after years…

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Typhoon shuts down Philippine capital, kills 13
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Typhoon shuts down Philippine capital, kills 13

MANILA, July 16, 2014 (AFP) – The first typhoon of the Philippines’ brutal rainy season…

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Pacquiao to fight unbeaten Algieri
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Pacquiao to fight unbeaten Algieri

MANILA, July 16, 2014 (AFP) – Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao is to fight unbeaten…

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Thousands flee as typhoon hits eastern Philippines
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Thousands flee as typhoon hits eastern Philippines

MANILA, July 15, 2014 (AFP) – Tens of thousands of people in the Philippines sheltered…

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Philippines braces for first major storm of the season
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Philippines braces for first major storm of the season

MANILA, July 14, 2014 (AFP) – Thousands of people living in coastal areas of the…

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Australian jihadist supporter arrested in Philippines: police
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Australian jihadist supporter arrested in Philippines: police

MANILA, July 11, 2014 (AFP) – An Australian convert to Islam who used the Internet…

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Still no national artist award for Nora
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Still no national artist award for Nora

Nora Aunor fans are unhappy.  The multi-awarded ‘Superstar’ has been at the centre of news…

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Pope to visit Philippines disaster victims
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Pope to visit Philippines disaster victims

MANILA, July  7, 2014 (AFP) – Pope Francis is to visit the Philippines, Asia’s bastion…

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