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The MMDA’s Pink Fences, Concrete Barriers and Separators
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The MMDA’s Pink Fences, Concrete Barriers and Separators

“The road to perdition is paved with the noblest intentions.” Other than the low numbered plates menace, undisciplined drivers, ignorant and corrupt traffic enforcers, those who use Metro Manila's roads now have to deal with additional dangers like concrete road barriers, pink steel fences and concrete road separators. At this point, nobody doubts that that…

Public Health Defenders Win! Phillip Morris Backs Out of Eraserheads Reunion Concert!
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Public Health Defenders Win! Phillip Morris Backs Out of Eraserheads Reunion Concert!

Did they realize that they would get into more trouble if they push through? Did they realize the extent by which the government and the public will run after them should they persist? For whatever reason, Phillip Morris, the brand owner of cigarette brands like Phillip Morris and Marlboro is backing out from its sponsorship…

Caloocan City

Caloocan City

Caloocan City (also spelled Kalookan) is part of the National Capital Region (Metro Manila) Philippines. Caloocan is divided into two non bordering areas North Caloocan 39.709 sq. km and South Caloocan 13.625 sq. km total land area 53.334 sq km. Located in northwestern Metro Manila. North Caloocan is east of Valenzuela City, north of Quezon…

Dengue Fever: Danger Areas, Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment
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Dengue Fever: Danger Areas, Prevention, Symptoms and Treatment

Update: The Department Of Health (DOH) reported that from January to August 5, 2008, the incidence of Dengue increased by more than 100%, compared to last year. Is there a river, canal, puddle of water, grassy lots in your area? Are you anywhere near a stack of old tires, garbage pile and discarded coconut shells?…

Phillip Morris Defies Advertising Ban. Insults All Filipinos
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Phillip Morris Defies Advertising Ban. Insults All Filipinos

UPDATE: Phillip Morris backs out of the Eraserheads Concert It seems that some people, multinationals specially, have very little regard for other people. In the head offices of the tobacco giant Phillip Morris, for instance, cigarette advertising has long been banned and the society has long recognized the justness of such prohibition. For sure, the…