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PH ‘Yolanda’ rebuilding inadequate, says UN

The Philippines has not done enough to rebuild after Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan), as thousands remain in shanties without power or water for nearly two years, a United Nations representative said Saturday.  Read More »

‘Whatever you do, do it well’

He left home at the age of 12 in order to work as a candle maker and help sustain his family’s needs. Later, he learned as much as he could as a soap apprentice, then manufactured soap and toothpaste. Why is the story of William Colgate such a phenomenal success?  Read More »

Bill bans shipment of trash

The chairman of the House Committee on Metro Manila Development has filed a bill seeking to impose a general ban on the importation, shipment, entry, and dumping into the country of garbage, trash, or similar hazardous scrap or residual waste.  Read More »

INC minister’s brother in witness protection

The younger brother of an Iglesia Ni Cristo minister who was jailed and released from the Dasmariñas City jail in Cavite recently has been placed under the government’s Witness Protection Program. Incoming search terms:youtube videos on inc ministers (1) Read More »

Storm to enter PH next week

By ELLALYN B. DE VERA A tropical storm with international name “Soudelor” lingering over the Pacific Ocean has a high chance of entering the Philippine Area of Responsibility by mid-next week, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration said... 

Waiter shot while working

A 29-year-old waiter was shot and wounded by an unidentified gunman while he was serving drinks to customers Friday in Parañaque City. Reports from the Southern Police District Station 3 identified the victim as Allan Gomez of Dimasalang St., Barangay Baclaran, Parañaque.  Read More »

Binay cites Cory

By ELLSON A. QUISMORIO Opposition leader Vice Jejomar C. Binay has only good things to say about President Aquino’s late mother, former President Corazon C. Aquino.  Read More »

Palestinian toddler killed in arson attack

DUMA, Palestinian Territories (AFP) – A Palestinian toddler was burnt to death in an arson attack by suspected Jewish settlers on homes in the Israeli-occupied West Bank, sparking clashes in which a teenager was shot and died Saturday.  Read More »

SOCO cop joins 2015 Misters of Pilipinas contest

Another policeman is set to conquer the male pageant scene after he was chosen as one of the official candidates in the 2015 Misters of Pilipinas contest scheduled later this year. Incoming search terms:soco (1) Read More »

China warns of growing border security risks

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s military warned on Saturday on its founding anniversary of growing risks along its borders, including in the disputed waters of the South and East China Seas. The Chinese military, the world’s largest, has embarked upon an ambitious modernization program...