Monday , 24 July 2017

World News

Viral: This Saudi man bats for Duterte as next PH president

  A video of a man from Saudi Arabia making a pitch for a Philippine presidential candidate has been going viral on social media. The clip was uploaded by one Shane Pacalna Macapodi on Facebook on March 25 and has been viewed more than 1.2 million times with over 8,200 shares and nearly 15,000 likes. The unidentified Saudi man can be […] Read More »

Tough justice: On the trail of Philippine death squads

They came to kill her children one by one. First was Richard in 2001, then his brother Christopher. Bobby was taken from her the following year, and Fernando in 2007. Now Clarita Alia lives in fear that Arnold, her remaining son, is next. And far from protecting her shattered family, it is the police who are behind the killings, she […] Read More »

One Cebu backs Duterte, vows to deliver 1M vote difference

THE One Cebu party, led by its Cebu gubernatorial candidate Winston Garcia, has formally announced its support for Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte’s candidacy for president, vowing to deliver a one-million vote difference in the May elections. Garcia said the party reached its decision to throw its support behind Duterte after meeting with him late Saturday, during which it “became […] Read More »

Delta plane slides off runway at New York’s LaGuardia Airport

A video posted by _veeestchic_ (@_veeestchic_) on Mar 5, 2015 at 8:25am PST Port Authority of New York and New Jersey representative Joe Pentangelo said Thursday that a preparatory check demonstrated six individuals were harmed. The Port Authority runs the air terminal. The plane slammed through a metal wall and sent travelers saddled with packs and packaged up in overwhelming ... Read More »

Detroit Man Walks 21 Miles Round Trip To Work Daily

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Plane hits bridge, crashes into Taipei river

At least eight people are dead after a TransAsia Airways plane with 58 passengers on-board has crashed into a river after hitting a bridge in Taipei City, Taiwan. Parts of the wrecked fuselage of the turboprop ATR 72 jutted out of the Keelung River just a couple dozen metre from the shore near the city’s downtown Sungshan airport. The main ... Read More »

IS Demands $200m Ransom For Japan Hostages

Lives are being threatened again by the Islamic State (IS) militant group who released a video; demanding that Japan pay $200 m ransom for the lives of its two Japanese hostages. The group said the ransom must be paid within 72 hours or they will kill the Japanese citizens. In the video, a black-clad militant carrying a knife addresses the ... Read More »

NASA confirms Extraterrestrial life DOES exist on other planets

January 18, 2015 – Aliens really do exist! That’s the amazing news that space boffins at NASA have confirmed this week. The US space agency has spoken for the first time about life on other planets and they are certain it DOES exist. Having made the astonishing claims during a conference in Washington,┬áNASA now hopes to scour the universe in ... Read More »

Man Apprehended at Chinese Border with 94 iPhones Strapped on Him

A man has been arrested at the Chinese border for attempting to enter China with 94 iPhones strapped to his body, according to a Sina news report. A citizen of Hong Kong, the man had strapped rings of iPhones around his thighs, torso, calves, and crotch, using a combination of plastic bags and masking tape. Pictures show both the iPhone ... Read More »

Malaysia issues arrest warrant for couple who allegedly stole money from MH370 victims

KUALA LUMPUR: A warrant of arrest has been issued for the couple facing multiple charges over the theft of money from the bank accounts of three passengers and a flight steward from the missing Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH370 after they failed to turn up in court for their trial on Monday. Sessions Court judge Norsharidah Awang granted an application ... Read More »