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North Korea directs missiles towards South-East Asia and Australia

Filed in World, World News by on March 24, 2012 0 Comments

North Korea’s forthcoming missile launch will be aimed towards South-East Asia and Australia for the first time, the US has warned. The warning was delivered in person yesterday to the Foreign Affairs Minister, Bob Carr, by a senior official in the Obama Administration, Kurt Campbell, during a visit to Sydney. “If the missile test proceeds […]

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“American Idol” sent home Erika Van Pelt

Another ‘American Idol’ contestant sent home on Thursday elimination. The judges still saving their “save” for someone who deserve to remain on the show. Erika Van Pelt says she enjoyed her time on the show but she has been confused by one of the judge’s comments. “I’d love to see you let loose vocally but […]

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Jessica Sanchez: ‘Everybody Has a Dream’ receives standing ovation

“Perfection” – That was the word from the judges Wednesday on American Idol after seeing Jessica Sanchez perform Billy Joel’s “Everybody has a Dream.” Sanchez, 16, also received a standing ovation, nearly bringing rock star Steven Tyler to tears. “Jessica Sanchez, you’ve gone way past my judging,” said Tyler. “When God was giving out vocal cords you [were] so at the […]

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Jessica Sanchez gets first criticism from American idol

This week’s performance night, American Idol Season 11 contestants have to sing songs from the year they were born. Jessica Sanchez, 16, has a big voice and nailed Whitney last week, but this week she failed to wow American Idol’s judges. Performing “Turn The Beat Around” by Gloria Estefan, Jessica showed that she’s a performer […]

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Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Class 2012: Batangueño Top PMA Graduate of 2012

Filed in Education, Featured, Local News, News by on March 13, 2012 0 Comments

A son of a carpenter from Lipa City Batangas has made it to the top of this year’s graduates of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA). Cadet First Class Tom Puertollano, 21, ranked first among the 187 members of the PMA “Bagwis” Class of 2012 and will receive the Presidential Saber from President Aquino on March […]

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Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Class 2012: Bagwis PMA Class 2012, Top 10 (Photo)

Filed in Education, Featured, Local News, News by on March 12, 2012 1 Comment

As reported by several local news channel in the Philippines, here are the top 10 PMA graduating cadets known as BAGWIS 2012 Class of the Philippine Military Academy (PMA). BAGWIS means eagle’s wings.  Philippine Military Academy graduation day will be on March 18, 2012 at Fort del Pilar in Baguio Related post  List of newly selected incoming cadets of PMA […]

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Jessica Sanchez “I Will Always Love You” Wows Judges

Jessica Sanchez performs “I Will Always Love You” in the American Idol Top 13, and with it, she may have established herself as the woman to beat. The top 13 took on songs from Stevie Wonder and Whitney Houston on May 7 on American Idol. San Diego’s own Jessica Sanchez, 16, took an incredibly difficult song to […]

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It’s more fun in the Philippines | HOT AIR BALLOON FIESTA 2012

Filed in Travel and Leisure by on February 10, 2012 0 Comments

It’s more fun in the Philippines. Like its official marketing campaign logo, visitors on The 17th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon Fiesta enjoy the amazing and colorful skies at the Clark Freeport Zone in Pampanga. This festival is a four-day event from February 9 to 12, 2012. It will showcase various air-sporting events like sky […]

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