Lazada Announces 3-Day Grand Christmas Sale

MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Lazada Philippines (www.lazada.com.ph), the country’s leading one-stop online shopping and selling destination will culminate its Online Revolution sale in a 3-day...

500 People Left Homeless in Semporma Malaysia Fire

MALAYSIA - At least 500 people were rendered homeless after fire destroyed 50 wooden houses at Kampung Bangau-Bangau water settlement in Semporna Saturday morning,...

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...

5,800 Philippine Public Schools to Offer Senior High in 2016

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - After years of rigorous planning and consultations with education stakeholders, the Department of Education (DepEd) has identified and mapped more than...

Prepare to Sell your Home in Three Simple Steps

Buying a home is one thing, but selling it? That can be a different matter altogether. When you are in the process of buying...

Philippine Coast Guard Conducts Inaugural Course at US-Funded Training Facility in Bulacan

In recognition of the extensive U S partnership with the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG), US Ambassador Sung Kim visited the Balagtas Training Center to...

Population of Japan Shrinks by 0.17 Percent in 2014

TOKYO, JAPAN - Japan's population shrunk by 0.17 percent, or by 215,000, to 127,083,000 as of 1 October 2014, government data released on Friday...
The Meat House

Former Bohol Mayor Opens The Meat House in Cebu

CEBU CITY - Politics runs in the blood of Ernesto C. Herrera II, former mayor of Calape town in Bohol and son of the...

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...

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...

Call Center Agent Shot Dead in Cebu’s IT Park

CEBU CITY, PHILIPPINES - A 23-year-old call center agent died on the spot after he was shot by a still unidentified gunman inside Cebu's...

Philippines Will Not Give Up Sabah to Malaysia

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - Justice Secretary Leila de Lima has denied reports that the Philippine government will surrender its Sabah claims in exchange for a...

Philippine Government Evacuates 99 Filipinos from Yemen

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The Philippine government has successfully evacuated 99 Filipino nationals from the war-torn Yemen, the official Philippine gazette reported. The Crisis Management Team...

Foreigner Involved in Major Credit Card Fraud Entered Sabah Sans Immigration Check

MALAYSIA - The arrest of a Swedish man, who was jailed in Thailand for major credit card fraud, again resurrects the issue on immigration...

Terror Group Plots Kidnapping of Manny Pacquiao

Philippine President Benigno Aquino III has revealed the alleged attempt to kidnap Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao or one of his children by the...

Two Missing Korean Divers Found Alive At Sea

CEBU CITY, PHILIPPINES - Two of the three Korean divers who were reported missing after diving in the rough sea waters of Mactan Island...

Fake Salt ‘Poisons’ Family in Southern Philippines

KORONADAL CITY, PHILIPPINES - Even as reports of fake rice continues to grip residents in some towns in Southern Philippines, authorities on Tuesday said...

Bureau of Customs Stops Random Check on Balikbayan Boxes

MANILA - Following the directive from President Benigno S. Aquino III, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) will no longer conduct random physical inspection on...

One Month After Missouri Auditor Kills Self, Spokesman Commits Suicide

Just about a month after Missouri's auditor, Tom Schweich, fatally shot himself at his home, the spokesman for the Missouri auditor’s office was found...

Church Leader Tells Mass Goers Not To Play Pokemon Go

PHILIPPINES - Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma has urged Catholics to avoid playing the popular game Pokemon Go during masses and instead focus their full...