Senatorial candidate Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa said that Philippine National Police (PNP) should be allowed to arrest residents who refuse to evacuate during calamities. During the CNN Philippines senatorial debate last April 27 (Saturday), the former PNP chief said that forced evacuation will help save lives during natural disasters. Dela Rosa...
Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo described President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent visit to China as “highly successful” in promoting the country’s best interest. In a press statement, Panelo ensured the Filipinos that Duterte is hurting the country’s “independent foreign policy to a new height of diplomatic relations with other nations.” According to the...
The ravaged Notre Dame Cathedral inspired large donations from France’s most affluent families. The country’s big leagues joined the worldwide fundraising campaign to refurbish this iconic European landmark. The drive has already collected a total of $700 million donations. The family of Bernard Arnault, CEO of French multinational conglomerate company LVMH...
Jack Ma found himself in hot waters after advocating the Chinese practice of a 12-hour workday. The Alibaba founder recently expressed his support for this work culture popularly known as the “996.” This pertains to working for 9 AM to 9 PM for 6 days a week. This type of...
Singapore is waging war against fake news, but its recent bill proposal has stirred controversy for its negative impact on the country’s freedom of speech. In its quest to stop the proliferation of fake news on the internet and “take a significant step forward,” Singapore presented a bill to the...
Paolo Duterte, son of President Rodrigo Duterte, is linked to an illegal drug trade according a video that recently went viral. The 7-minute clipped was uploaded on YouTube where a certain “Bikoy” revealed that Paolo and Waldo Carpio, agriculture assistant secretary and husband of Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte, are...
In an attempt to silence his critics, President Rodrigo Duterte threatened to suspend the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus last Thursday. But politicians from the opposition were quick to call out the President for his remark. Liberal Party President and Senator Francis "Kiko" Pangilinan told Duterte to focus...
The presence of late Ferdinand Marcos’ daughter Irene Marcos in the opening of the Ateneo Areté’s Amphitheater enraged the majority of the students of Ateneo de Manila University (ADMU). The launch of the Areté’s Amphitheater was held in April 7, Thursday. In April 8, Monday, the Sanggunian ng mga Paaralang...
More or less 10,000 people, composed of athletes, coaches, chaperones, honorary and delegation officials from different parts of Eastern Visayas, are expected to flood the streets of Ormoc City with the up-and-coming kickoff of the EVRAA Meet 2019. #theCityOfBeautifulPeople will host this year’s event. ‘Double Pressure’ For Ormoc City, Says...
Ormoc City is, indeed, moving again! Reports about the new Ormoc City Airport passenger terminal getting inaugurated within this month sparked after photos of the nearly completed landing field made rounds on social media on Thursday. In a Facebook post, local broadcast journalist Kimberly Urboda shared that the new Ormoc...
Burger King, ultimately known for its 100% beef patties, introduced a new item on their menu - its first plant-based burger. This first vegan offer of Burger King is called the “Impossible Whopper.” It is primarily made from soy and potato proteins, and is combined with coconut oil and sunflower...
Facebook took down 200 pages, accounts, and groups in the Philippines for violating its policies and engaging in “coordinated inauthentic behavior.” In an official statement by Nathaniel Gleicher, Facebook head of cybersecurity policy, he said that they removed accounts that were created to misinform the public. Gleicher revealed that these...
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