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The Office of Transportation Security has revised its list of items that can be brought on the plane, citing ‘evolving levels of threat’ in international and domestic travel Cheap Flights To India, Book Cheap Flights, Travel News, Travel Advice, Travel Hacks, Student Flights, Airplane Carry On, Major Airlines

List: Items banned from airplanes

The Office of Transportation Security has revised its list of items that can be brought on the plane, citing ‘evolving levels of threat’ in international and domestic travel

Part Rappler learns Poe has hired a team of lawyers to study legal challenges that might be raised against her eligibility or qualification in the 2016 presidential elections Philippine News, 2016 Presidential Election, Lawyers, A Team, Pandora, Challenges, Study, Box, Studio

Grace Poe and Pandora’s box: Legal issues in her candidacy

Grace Poe and Pandora’s box: Legal issues in her candidacy || Part 1: Rappler learns Poe has hired a team of lawyers to study legal challenges that might be raised against her eligibility or qualification in the 2016 presidential elections

UP Visayas' top student: 'I want to live a life of purpose' || Meet UP Visayas' first summa cum laude Raoul Danniel Manuel!  The BS Applied Mathematics major finished his 4 years in UP with a general weighted average of 1.099 – the highest grade among UP Visayas' graduating class. (Photo from UP Visayas' official Facebook page) Finish Him, Finish Strong, Graduating Class, Visayas, Philippine News, 4 Years, Mathematics, Purpose, Things I Want

UP Visayas' top student: 'I want to live a life of purpose'

UP Visayas' top student: 'I want to live a life of purpose' || Meet UP Visayas' first summa cum laude Raoul Danniel Manuel! The BS Applied Mathematics major finished his 4 years in UP with a general weighted average of 1.099 – the highest grade among UP Visayas' graduating class. (Photo from UP Visayas' official Facebook page)

(UPDATED) Eight other death row convicts – 7 of them foreigners – were put to death after midnight local time. Veloso's execution was delayed due to a 'last-minute plea' from the Philippine government. Philippine News, Mary Janes, Twitter, Logos, Mexico, Logo, Mexico City, Legos

Mary Jane Veloso execution delayed

(UPDATED) Eight other death row convicts – 7 of them foreigners – were put to death after midnight local time. Veloso's execution was delayed due to a 'last-minute plea' from the Philippine government.

“As for all those jerks in government who are my enemies, they are the reason why God created the middle finger! Miriam Defensor Santiago, Philippine News, The Middle, Enemies, Finger, Religion, God, Anime, Dios

Miriam on God, hell and the middle finger

Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago jokes about corruption and Pacquiao, and reflects on the existence of God and the meaning of life

The 2014 Bar Exam Results are out! Bar Exam Results, School Rating, Philippine News, Whats New, Photo Credit, University, Names, Twitter, Colleges

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“The 2014 Bar Exam Results are out! Here are the topnotchers: http://t.co/QcwJCr9rsW”

The Philippines wants a 'status quo ante' ruling in its case against China, so it would tear down its developments in the disputed West Philippine Sea – viewed by some as plain 'wishful thinking' Spratly Islands, Philippine News, Tear Down, Close Up Photos, Pinoy, Southeast Asia, Philippines, Waves, China

CLOSE-UP PHOTOS: China's artificial islands in West PH Sea

The Philippines wants a 'status quo ante' ruling in its case against China, so it would tear down its developments in the disputed West Philippine Sea – viewed by some as plain 'wishful thinking'

Nielson G. Pangan from the University of the Philippines (UP) tops the 2013 Bar Examinations with a grade of Philippine News, Philippines, University, Shit Happens, Bar, Tops, Shell Tops, Colleges

UP tops the 2013 bar examinations

A total of 1,174 aspiring lawyers pass the exams. They comprise 22.18% of examinees.

The mood online was largely negative during the 4 hours that the new pork barrel scam witness was testifying at the Senate Pork Barrel, Philippine News, Rest Of The World, Thinking Of You, Articles, Social Media, Mood, Shit Happens, Thoughts

Online sentiment about Tuason's testimony largely negative

The mood online was largely negative during the 4 hours that the new pork barrel scam witness was testifying at the Senate

The ad veteran gets human rights lawyer Chel Diokno to defend her against Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile and vows to give the money to Marcos victims Human Rights Lawyer, Philippine News, Filing, Presidents, Shit Happens, Movie Posters, Film Poster, Popcorn Posters, Film Posters

Yoly Ong files P88-M counterclaim vs Enrile

The ad veteran gets human rights lawyer Chel Diokno to defend her against Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile and vows to give the money to Marcos victims

Good and Decent. That is how people describe DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo. Philippine News, Education System, Condolences, Rest In Peace, Love Affair, Role Models, Inspire Me, Dads

Jesse Robredo a 'good and decent' man

Good and Decent. That is how people describe DILG Secretary Jesse Robredo.

The CBCP says Catholic schools should not teach anything contrary to the official teaching of the Church. But where does academic freedom come in? Philippine News, Catholic School, Professor, Shit Happens, Teaching, Thoughts, Sayings, Teacher, Lyrics

Is the CBCP stifling critical thought?

The CBCP says Catholic schools should not teach anything contrary to the official teaching of the Church. But where does academic freedom come in?

President Aquino criticized TV Patrol anchor Noli De Castro for supposed baseless speculation and negative commentary. In His Presence, Philippine News, Silver Anniversary, Single Women, Slammed, Journalism, No Response, Presidents, Abs

Aquino slams ‘Kabayan’ in TV Patrol anniversary

President Aquino criticizes Noli de Castro in his presence during TV Patrol's Silver Anniversary celebration.

(UPDATED) China confirms one of its warships accidentally ran aground in a territory claimed by the Philippines Philippine News, Philippines, China, Movie Posters, Film Poster, Popcorn Posters, Film Posters

China says to rescue warship stuck in reef

(UPDATED) China confirms one of its warships accidentally ran aground in a territory claimed by the Philippines

Is China pulling out of Scarborough? Philippine News, Boat, China, Sweet, Candy, Dinghy, Boats

Is China pulling out of Scarborough?

This is not the first time the two countries gave conflicting statements on supposed agreements

(UPDATED) A total of 20 senators vote to convict Chief Justice Renato Corona, while 3 vote to acquit Philippine News, Chief Justice, Supreme Court, Trials, How To Remove, Highlights, History, People, Corona

#CoronaTrial: How the senators voted [with VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS]

Table showing how senator-judges voted in the Impeachment case against Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato Corona