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  • Singapore arrests man who tried to join Islamic State

    abs-cbnnews.com 29 Jul '15, 3am

    SINGAPORE - Singapore has arrested a 51-year-old "self-radicalized" man who tried to join Islamic State (IS) in Syria, under an internal security law that allows for detention without trial for two years, the Ministry of Home Affairs said on Wednesday. Singaporean Mustafa bin Sultan A...

  • 20 students fall ill in Kidapawan due to durian candies | ANC - ABS-CBN News Channel

    abs-cbnnews.com 13 Jul '15, 6am

    Watch premium ANC videos on iWantv or TFC.tv Twenty students fell ill after eating durian candies sold outside the Kidapawan Pilot Elementary School last week. The Department of Education is already coordinating with local officials to make sure the food poisoning incident won't happe...

  • Company stops production of durian candy

    abs-cbnnews.com 12 Jul '15, 9am

    DAVAO CITY -- The production of Wendy's Durian Candy was temporarily stopped after the sweets allegedly caused almost 2,000 school children in the Caraga region to fall ill. The number of those affected by the food poisoning outbreak in the Caraga region has risen to 1,909, based on d...

  • Keeping it straight: PM says Singapore not ready for gay marriage

    abs-cbnnews.com 27 Jun '15, 5am

    SINGAPORE - "Mr. Tony Velasquez!", cheerfully exclaimed the official of Singapore's Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI). "Your question to the PM is making headline news in Singapore!" Shermaine Ang, an assistant manager at the MCI's Media and Research Division, was seate...

  • LOOK: Daquis featured on billboard in Singapore

    abs-cbnnews.com 04 Jun '15, 11pm

    Nadaanan kanina sa Kallang Mall @rachdaquis03 pic.twitter.com/d5e9nxcFMT — Mark Escarlote (@fromtheriles) June 4, 2015 MANILA - Filipina volleyball star Rachel Anne Daquis has been featured on a billboard at the Singapore Sports Hub, where majority of the 28th Southeast Asian Games (S...

  • SEA Games open in Singapore with spectacular ceremony

    SEA Games open in Singapore with spectacular ceremony

    abs-cbnnews.com 05 Jun '15, 5pm

    Fireworks light up the National Stadium during the opening ceremony of the 28th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games in Singapore on June 5, 2015. Photo by Edgar Su, Reuters SINGAPORE - The 28th Southeast Asian Games opened in a blaze of colour and pageantry at Singapore's new national Stadium...

  • Singapore beaten in sepak takraw as player fights for life

    abs-cbnnews.com 08 Jun '15, 1pm

    SINGAPORE - While friends and relatives of Muhammad Azreen anxiously awaited news of the Singapore sepak takraw player's progress following a motorcycle crash on Sunday, his team mates struggled in their first contest since learning of the terrible accident. The 25-year-old remains in...

  • SEAG: U23 Azkals come up short against Singapore

    SEAG: U23 Azkals come up short against Singapore

    abs-cbnnews.com 01 Jun '15, 4pm

    The Philippines' Daniel Bernan Gadia (R) heads the ball as Singapore's Irfan Fandi Ahmad watches Photo by Singapore SEA Games Organising Committee / Action Images via Reuters A late first-half header from the Young Lions proved to be the difference as the Philippines fall short agains...