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LP leaders deny any impeachment move

LP leaders deny any impeachment move

By Raymund F. Antonio, Hannah L. Torregoza, Charissa M. Luci, and Elson A. Qjismorio Vice President Ma. Leonor “Leni” Robredo said yesterday she would reach out to President Duterte to “clear the misinformation” that the Liberal Party (LP) is mounting [...]

September 14, 2016 What The Papers Say

Four ways to make your home senior friendly

By Angelu Zafe As Filipinos, we highly value our family which is why taking care of them is second nature to us. So as our loved ones age, it’s important to make things easier and safer for them now that [...]

September 14, 2016 What The Papers Say

Why Duterte has not yet sought clemency for Veloso

President Duterte has yet not asked for clemency for Filipino drug convict Mary Jane Veloso since her execution has already been put on hold “indefinitely,” Malacañang clarified yesterday. “Even before the visit to Indonesia, the execution of Mary Jane Veloso [...]

September 14, 2016 What The Papers Say

Zayn to publish life story post-One Direction

Zayn Malik (AFP / Angela Weiss) NEW YORK (AFP) – Zayn Malik, who found superstardom as a teen heartthrob with One Direction before a heated falling out, is publishing an autobiography at age 23. Publisher Penguin Random House on Tuesday [...]

September 14, 2016 What The Papers Say
International, domestic flights cancelled due to ‘Ferdie’

International, domestic flights cancelled due to ‘Ferdie’

International and domestic flights have been canceled on Wednesday, September 14 due to the bad weather caused by Typhoon Ferdie. According to the Manila International Airport Authority, the following flights are affected: International flights Terminal 1  CI (China Airlines) 711/712 KHH-MNL-KHH [...]

September 14, 2016 What The Papers Say
#WalangPasok

#WalangPasok: List of classes suspended for September 14

#WalangPasok – Classes in some areas have been suspended on Wednesday, September 14, 2016, due to Typhoon Ferdie which is continuously affecting North Luzon as it approaches the Western boundary of the Philippine Area of Responsibility. The following are the [...]

September 14, 2016 What The Papers Say

Malaysia reports 2 more new Zika cases

KUALA LUMPUR — Malaysia's health ministry reported two more new cases of Zika virus, including a two-month pregnant woman who lives in Sarawak of east Malaysia. MB FIle | mb.com.ph   Health Minister Dr. S. Subramaniam said in a statement [...]

September 14, 2016 What The Papers Say

‘Ferdie’ to exit PAR Wednesday morning – PAGASA

The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said typhoon “Ferdie” will exit the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) Wednesday morning. Ferdie(Dost PAGASA / mb.com.ph) According to its 5:00 a.m. weather bulletin, the weather bureau said the typhoon is [...]

September 14, 2016 What The Papers Say
DFA! KLIYENTE KAMI, HINDI ALIPIN

DFA! KLIYENTE KAMI, HINDI ALIPIN

NUKNUKAN ba o talagang saksakan lang ng kulit itong OIC ng Department of Foreign Affairs Lipa na si Nancy Garcia? Kamakailan ay isinulat natin sa ULTIMATUM ang dinanas na pambabastos ng Konsehal ng Talisay Batangas na si Florencio Pesigan sa [...]

September 13, 2016 What The Papers Say

Blanchett leads celebrities in video poem for refugees

Cate Blanchett (Reuters/Andrew Kelly) A host of celebrities seek to highlight the plight of refugees in a video in which they read a poem listing items people have grabbed as they fled their homes. Oscar winner Cate Blanchett leads a [...]

September 13, 2016 What The Papers Say