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first_imgLocsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilege WHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccine They just had to find their way to see the “Baby” hit-maker.Bieber partnered with Unicef in his #GiveBackPhilippines campaign.Kearney said the money Bieber raises “will give some of the children who were caught in the path of Haiyan access to education, vaccinations, better nutrition, clean water and sanitation.”Bieber arrived on a special flight, Immigration officer Jerome Ollet said.In a video posted on the fundraising platform Prizeo, Bieber asked fans to help him support victims of typhoon Haiyan.Bieber said donors have a chance to win a prize to hang out with him in a studio while he works on his upcoming album.“The moment I heard about the tragedy a few weeks back, I thought I can count on you guys to make a difference,” Bieber said.Bieber raised $611,546 (P26 million) in donation and will be used to rebuild structures in the area. /AP, Bjorn Abraham Tabanera and Christine Estrella LATEST STORIES SMC bags Bulacan airport project PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities PLAY LIST 03:26PCSO to focus on improving transparency of gaming activities01:39Sotto open to discuss, listen to pros and cons of divorce bill06:02Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreements01:50Palace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spike01:49House seeks probe on ‘massive corruption’ in PCSO01:37PCSO estimates P250M in Lotto revenue loss due to suspension The 19-year-old pop star visited San Jose Central Elementary School that is being used as an evacuation center despite being heavily damaged by last month’s typhoon.“It was like we were not hit by the typhoon, like Yolanda never came,” one girl told TV5, describing her feelings on seeing her idol.FEATURED STORIESNEWSINFOSenate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementsNEWSINFOLocsin wants to drop ‘visas upon arrival’ privilegeNEWSINFOPalace open to make Dengvaxia usable again as dengue cases spikeBieber took a quick walk around the school and checked a temporary learning space that was packed with about 300 children, including some from the local neighborhood, before moving to an outdoor stage to sing, said Kate Donovan, a spokeswoman for Unicef.“He played a very beautiful set,” she said. “He played a series of Christmas songs and some of his hits as well, including ‘Baby.”’ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Teen heartthrob Justin Bieber yesterday visited young victims of superyphoon Yolanda (Haiyan), traveling to Tacloban City after launching a worldwide campaign to help those affected by the deadly storm.Bieber arrived from Australia and flew to Tacloban City where he distributed shirts, toys and basketballs to children.ADVERTISEMENT Senate to probe Tolentino’s ‘novel legal theories’ on oral agreementscenter_img Read Next Baybayin revival makes native PH history hip Carpio gets nominated as CJ for 4th time At another school also used as temporary shelter, Bieber played basketball with some boys and posed gamely for pictures with his fans.MORE STORIESnewsinfoSen. Pia Cayetano: Judge our clan based on performancenewsinfoWHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccinenewsinfoBaybayin revival makes native PH history hipMORE STORIESnewsinfoSen. Pia Cayetano: Judge our clan based on performancenewsinfoWHAT WENT BEFORE: Dengvaxia is world’s first dengue vaccinenewsinfoBaybayin revival makes native PH history hipIn a video posted in ABS-CBN online, Bieber was seen serenading an overwhelmed girl on stage and took a picture with her. Bieber also performed an acoustic version of the popular Christmas song, ‘Silent Night’.“Justin brought a lot of joy, hope and cheer to the hundreds of children who were there,” Angela Kearney, Unicef’s emergency coordinator for Haiyan response, said in a statement.A college student from Cebu, Bernadeth Rosales a die-hard Bieber fan had to brave the devastated Tacloban just to see Bieber perform.Rosales and her friend who do not know anyone in Tacloban took a boat ride to Tacloban a night before Bieber arrived.ADVERTISEMENT Painters refuse to go quietly MOST READ PH protests Chinese boat swarm, warship passage View commentslast_img

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