Malaysia’s Jemilah Mahmood Wins ASEAN Prize 2019

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) awarded the ASEAN Prize 2019 to Dr. Jemilah Mahmood, an ardent community and humanitarian leader from Malaysia,...

Philippine NBI Implements Online Clearance Application

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) has officially launched its online registration, appointment and e-Payment system that seeks to ease the...

Milk Tea Stores Caught Selling Expired Ingredients in Davao, Philippines

DAVAO, PHILIPPINES - At least two milk tea sores in Davao City were caught allegedly selling expired milk tea ingredients just a few weeks...

Philippine President Turns Over USD68 Million For Public School Classrooms

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III led the turnover of Php3 billion (USD68 million) for the Department of Education's program that...

Landslide Warning Up as Typhoon Noul (Dodong) Lashes Northeast Philippines

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Authorities have implemented forced evacuations in some parts of northeast Philippines as Typhoon Noul, locally named Dodong, made landfall in the...

Initial Economic Impact of Nepal Earthquake Could Reach USD5 Billion

NEPAL – Nepal's devastating earthquake is expected to result to economic losses of as high as USD5 billion, more than double previous estimates of...

What Is a Pet Therapist?

A pet therapist is an individual that has received a bachelor's degree or other form of certification in veterinary care. A pet therapist is...

Malaysian Plantation Worker Believed To Be Eaten Alive By Crocodile

What started as a fishing trip of four friends turned tragic when one of the men, an oil palm plantation worker, suddenly went missing...

Wenn Deramas, Box-Office Filipino Director, Dies of Cardiac Arrest

The Filipino showbiz industry woke up to a sad news that box-office Filipino director Wenn Deramas died due to cardiac arrest on Monday. He...

Coca-Cola Employees Join Coastal Clean-up in the Philippines

In keeping with its Go Beyond Good manifesto, Coca-Cola Philippines has again mobilized its associates to participate in the 34th International Coastal Clean-Up. In the...
Marawi Cash for Work

Cash for Work Project: 164 IDPs from Marawi City Receive Assistance

CEBU CITY - After the 10-day work offered by the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) Central Visayas to the internally displaced persons...

4 Suspects in Kim Jong Nam’s Murder Fled Malaysia – Police

Malaysian police trailing the whereabouts of the four North Korean suspects in the murder of Kim Jon Nam, the elder half-brother of North Korea's...

Colombia Woman Faces 100 Years Prison Time for Cutting Fetus Off Pregnant’s Womb

She might have escaped being charged with murder but Dynel Lane is still charged in court for felonies that could get her at least...

4-Year-Old Boy Survives Florida Highway Crash That Killed 8 People

A four-year-old boy was among the survivors in the deadly Florida Highway crash that killed eight people on board a church van, the Florida...
Benjarong

Thai Bar and Resto Benjarong Holds Soft Opening in Davao

Benjarong, the multi-awarded and globally-recognised Thai bar and restaurant that originated from Bangkok, will have its soft opening in Davao City on November 1,...

Duterte: Philippines Has 3 Million Drug Addicts

DAVAO CITY, PHILIPPINES - Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte, one of the early beats for the 2016 Presidential elections, revealed that the Philippines now...

Malaysia Busts Pakistan Drug Syndicate; 35 Kilograms of Heroin Seized in Desa Melawati

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysian authorities scored big in the fight against illegal drugs as police busted a Pakistani drug syndicate that tried to sneak...

Meralco Announces Electricity Rate Increase in April

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Philippine power utility firm Manila Electric Co (Meralco) announced that electricity rates in April went up by Php0.25 per kilowatthour (kWh)...
Martial Law Duterte

Duterte Unlikely To Place Entire Philippines Under Martial Law – Defense Secretary

It is very unlikely for Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte to place the entire country under Martial Law despite the threat of a nationwide mass...

Six-Year-Old Malaysian Girl Plunges to Death in Kuala Lumpur Mall

What started as a child's play turned tragic when a six-year-old died after falling from the second floor of a mall in Kuala Lumpur,...