Filipino gets death in killing of Sudanese in Riyadh

April 17, 2010 11:57 am· Comments Off on Filipino gets death in killing of Sudanese in Riyadh 

By Gloria Jane Baylon

MANILA, April 17 — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has confirmed that a 30-year-old Filipino worker from Pampanga province, who was unnamed, was meted the death sentence on April 13 in the killing of a Sudanese owner/manager of rooms-for-rent in Riyadh and stealing his wallet and mobile phone.

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(Metro News) QC barangays receive P324M as partial property tax share

April 17, 2010 11:57 am· Comments Off on (Metro News) QC barangays receive P324M as partial property tax share 

MANILA, April 17 — Quezon City Mayor Feliciano Belmonte Jr. said Saturday the Quezon City government has turned over P394.25 million to the city’s 142 barangays for their respective share in the real property tax (RPT) collected by the city for the first quarter of the year.

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Inter-faith gathering set on Sunday to pray for healing of the Earth

April 17, 2010 11:57 am· Comments Off on Inter-faith gathering set on Sunday to pray for healing of the Earth 

MANILA, April 17 – Filipinos of different religious and spiritual persuasions will gather together on Sunday at the Marikina City Riverbanks Activity Center to pray for the healing of the Earth and humanity.

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