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Episode 19– Finals: Results Metropop Night

October 15 – The ten finalists reaped a lot of good reviews from the judges on Saturday’s performance night. For tonight’s results show, they give us a reprise of their “Kay Ganda Ng Ating Musika” production number. Ryan Agoncillo acknowledges Mel Villena and the Idol Band for their wonderful Read more »

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Preparing for All Souls day

A worker cleans the South Cemetery in Manila in preparation for the next month’s All Souls day October 17, 2006. The All Souls day is a day of remembrance for the dead when Catholics visit the graves of their relatives. Picture taken on October 17, 2006. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo (PHILIPPINES) Read more »

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Philippines’ Cebu Pacific considering purchase of 10 Airbus planes, official says

(AP) MANILA, Philippines Cebu Pacific is considering the purchase of 10 Airbus jets in the next few years to expand its fleet, the budget airline’s president said Wednesday.

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Halad Festival – Talisay City, Cebu, Philippines

Halad Festival is the traditional gesture of thanksgiving by the Talisaynons during the annual fiesta celebration. People from all walks of life flock to the city to dance, offer and join the merriment as one grateful community in celebration of the feast in honor of Sta. Teresa de Avila. Read more »

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Mr. C loses his cool over another Idol upset

(Manila Bulletin) Philippine Idol result serves upset number two in the elimination of Reymond Sajor, giving judge Ryan Cayabyab all the reasons to lose his cool Sunday night at the Idol theater at SM Megamall. Even if the “Idol” venue has yet to recover fully from Drae Ybanez’s early Read more »

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Makati Mayor Jejomar Binay Under Siege

Former Philippine President Corazon ‘Cory’ Aquino, right, talks to the media as she expresses support for Makati city Mayor Jejomar Binay, left, who was served a suspension order by the Government Tuesday Oct. 17, 2006 at his office at the financial district of Makati city, east of Manila, Philippines. Read more »