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Multiply to shut down by December 1 2012

  Multiply export tools for Blogger As announced last August, Multiply.com will be shutting down its social network service (which includes blogs, notes, photos, links, among others) by December 1, 2012 to focus on becoming “Southeast Asia’s premier online marketplace.” I will forever remember Multiply

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UP wins 2012 UAAP cheerdance tilt

UP Pep Squad wins 2012 UAAP Cheerdance Competition For the fifth time in six years, the University of the Philippines Pep Squad won the first place in the UAAP cheerdance competition. Far Eastern University (FEU) and National University (NU) won the second and third place,

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On Rico E. Puno – my exclusive

I came out last week with an investigative article on Rico E. Puno, President Benigno Aquino III’s shooting buddy and outgoing interior and local government undersecretary. The piece, which I originally submitted to Vera Files, has now appeared in four other media outlets – ABS-CBN

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September 15 2012 class suspensions

No classes  -September 15 2012 The heavy rains triggered by Typhoon Karen experienced by Metro Manila throughout the night has prompted a number of universities to suspend classes for today, September 15 2012. They are the following (the announcements came from Twitter postings). We will

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Rico E. Puno is President Aquino’s “eyes and ears”

(N.B.: This is not yet the “story” I have been mentioning in Facebook since Sunday.) President Benigno III’s had an impromptu press conference with members of the local media at the sidelines of the recently-concluded Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation summit in Vladivostok, Russia last September 8.

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September 7 2012 Cavite City Holiday

September 7 2012 holiday in Cavite City Cavite City will celebrate its 441st foundation anniversary this coming Friday, September 7, 2012. The day has been declared a special non-working holiday by the Office of the President through Proclamation 462. The proclamation was signed by Executive