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ENTERTAINMENT

6 Most Popular Actresses In the Philippines Entertainment Industry

1. Maja Salvador Maja is a popular Filipino actress, producer, model, and singer. She is rated as among the most attractive and talented movie stars in the Philippine entertainment industry. Maja started her acting career with minor roles and since she made her debut, the movie star has been thrilling her audience with fascinating performances.

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6 Most Popular Actresses In the Philippines Entertainment Industry

ENVIRONMENT

5 Rare Creatures That Actually Exist (Photos)

5. Dugong The dugong is one of the most overlooked and unique creature of the deep blue seas. Dugongs are medium size mammals that occupied mostly the indo-west pacific ocean. First discovered in late 18 century, these elongated mammals are recognized for their round bodies and flat heads, along with their smooth exterior and cylinder-like bodies.

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5 Rare Creatures That Actually Exist (Photos)

ENVIRONMENT

Five Large Animals That Actually Existed. (Pictures Below)

There is nothing quite so fascinating as size when it comes to an animal or even human being . Small or large size short or long it's almost the first feature that people comment on when they meet these animals,from sizeable cow to a record breaking horse.

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Five Large Animals That Actually Existed. (Pictures Below)

FOOD

8 Eateries Where the Biggest Attraction Isn't the Meal

Having a restaurant as a company involves more than just supplying food. Ice castles in the Alps, and even the bottom of the ocean, are just some of the stunning places that restaurant owners have adopted in an effort to sell more than just meals. Eating at these venues is more than simply eating; it is also a unique experience that cannot be matched to any other restaurant in the world.

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8 Eateries Where the Biggest Attraction Isn't the Meal

ENTERTAINMENT

Seven Most popular female Philippine movie stars

Philippine movies have gradually grown into a huge competitor to Hollywood films. Filipino actors are known for their physical looks and appreciated for their acting skills. Photo source: Instagram Filipina female actresses have successfully made remarkable presence in the Philippines movie industry. Their good looks and impeccable acting continues to wow their audience.

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Seven Most popular female Philippine movie stars

PARENTING

16 Dos and Don'ts for Pregnancy In Some Countries

According to legend, if a pregnant lady does not satisfy her hunger and scratches herself, her child will be born with a birthmark in the shape of the meal she craves. In some other cultures, pregnant women are subjected to a slew of dietary restrictions. While all of these pregnancy myths are entertaining, they might be perplexing for new mothers.

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16 Dos and Don'ts for Pregnancy In Some Countries

SPORTS

5 Basketballers Born To Filipino Mothers And Nigerian Fathers (Photos)

1. Jerrick Ahanmisi In addition to playing with the Magnolia Hotshots of the Philippine Basketball Association, Jerrick Ahanmisi is a professional basketball player from the Philippines. After high school, Ahanmisi went on to play college basketball with the Adamson Soaring Falcons of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines, where he was recognized as a member of the Mythical Team in 2018, his third season.

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5 Basketballers Born To Filipino Mothers And Nigerian Fathers (Photos)

PARENTING

6 Celebrities You Might Not Know Were Adopted

It is no doubt that parents play a very significant role in their children's life. You'll agree with me that the presence of a father and mother is necessary for the proper development of a child. This is the reason why parents are very important. However, while many children were raised by their original parents, others were adopted.

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6 Celebrities You Might Not Know Were Adopted

FASHION-BEAUTY

How To Rock Chinos Trousers

Chino is a cotton twill fabric. It’s sturdy and durable. Chinos are pants made from chino cloth and like many clothing items, chinos have military roots. They were developed for American troops who were stationed in the Philippines during the Spanish–American War, circa 1898.

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How To Rock Chinos Trousers

ENTERTAINMENT

Opinion: Why Queen Is Not A Good Choice For Whitemoney

Mercy Atang, better known by her stage name Queen, is a humanitarian, model, beauty queen, and aspiring politician from the Philippines. Despite her youth, Queen has already made a name for herself at the age of 26. She hails from the state of Akwa Ibom.

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Opinion: Why Queen Is Not A Good Choice For Whitemoney

HEALTH

Heart Arrhythmia In Sickle cell disease

Heart Arrhythmia is a condition in sickle cell disease that is described by the improper beating of the heart, either irregular beats, or too fast, or too slow. A cardiac arrhythmia occurs when electrical impulses that coordinate the beat in the heart do not work properly.

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Heart Arrhythmia In Sickle cell disease

ENTERTAINMENT

Checkout Photos Of Famous Filipino Actress Who Plays The Role Of Marimar & Her Look-Alike Daughter

Parents are the happiest people, when they tally get to hold their little born child in their arms, I think the happiest of all is the mother who had gone through the pains and challenges of bringing the child into the world. Many of our more favorite Celebrities too have had their fair share of the joy that accompanies motherhood and among these people is Marian Rivera Dantes.

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Checkout Photos Of Famous Filipino Actress Who Plays The Role Of Marimar & Her Look-Alike Daughter

RELIGION

Devotional: How Do We Find True Peace?

Photo Credit: Pinterest Text: Philippines 4:7. And the peace of God, which passes all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. We all want peace, but are we willing to do the things that bring peace? We live in a world that is desperate for peace.

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Devotional: How Do We Find True Peace?

SPORTS

Female Weightlifter Earns £470,000 And A House After Gold Medal For Country

Hidilyn Diaz etched her name on the marble of Philippines' sporting history after becoming her country's first ever Olympic gold medallist, winning the women's 55 kg category for weightlifting on Monday at Tokyo 2020 Olympics. In her fourth Olympics, the 30-year-old smashed an Olympic record by lifting a combined weight of 224 kg, thereby ending the nation's 97-year wait for a gold medal at the Olympics.

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Female Weightlifter Earns £470,000 And A House After Gold Medal For Country

SPORTS

Manny Pacquiao Retires From Boxing To Become Philippines President

Manny Pacquiao, a Filipino boxing legend, has declared his retirement from the sport in order to run for president of the Philippines. Mr Pacquiao, a senator from the Philippines, made the statement on Facebook and Twitter on Wednesday, saying it was difficult to accept that his career as a boxer was finished.

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Manny Pacquiao Retires From Boxing To Become Philippines President

SPORTS

“I to want thank God for giving me the strength to fight”- Manny Pacquiao

Popular and Legendary Light Weight Boxer Manny Pacquiao has come out to thank God for the success of the Boxing match against another Boxer Yordenis Urgas. In his tweet Manny Pacquiao thanked God for giving him the strength to fight, he also thanked his family and wife for the support they always shower on him.

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“I to want thank God for giving me the strength to fight”- Manny Pacquiao

ENVIRONMENT

Giant Golden-Crowned Flying Fox: The Bat That Has A Wingspan Bigger Than A Human Being

Image Source - metro.co.uk Though having mega bats in different countries such as Asia, Australia and Africa, the giant golden-crowned flying fox, or golden-capped fruit, is only found in the Philippines. They are an epidemic in the Philippines due to the poaching of the meat, which is plentiful in their wings due to their size.

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Giant Golden-Crowned Flying Fox: The Bat That Has A Wingspan Bigger Than A Human Being

RELIGION

Powerful Bible verses to improve your relationship with GOD.

1. Philippines 4:6-7 . Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition with Thanksgiving, present your request to GOD. And the peace of GOD which transcend all understanding will guard your heart and mind in Christ Jesus. 2.

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Powerful Bible verses to improve your relationship with GOD.

CULTURE

A brief history of the great philippines

The Early Philippines The Philippines is named after King Philip II of Spain (1556-1598) and it was a Spanish colony for over 300 years. n Today the Philippines is an archipelago of 7,000 islands. However, it is believed that during the last ice age they were joined to mainland Asia by a land bridge, enabling human beings to walk from there.

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A brief history of the great philippines

SOCIETY

Philippines resumes mass circumcision of the boy child.

Circumcision is a common practice worldwide, a lot of cultures and races place important values and beliefs on it. But over the years, there has been a lot of criticism concerning circumcision for both the boy and girl child. Circumcising the girl child is considered mutilation but it is believed to benefit the boy child in one way or another.

  3 months ago ago
Philippines resumes mass circumcision of the boy child.