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Setting Up The Agenda For Constitutional Reform

The French System of Governance has been proposed by some quarters for adoption. Let us examine closely how the system works. In France, the French System of Governance is the traditional division that exists between parliamentary and presidential systems of [...]

August 26, 2016 News, Politics, What The Papers Say, World
Pag-IBIG Fund

Pag-IBIG Fund and PASEI Partnership To Cover More OFWs

The placement agencies partnered with Pag-IBIG Fund encourages Filipino workers applying for work overseas to register with the Fund. Republic Act No. 9679 or the Home Development Mutual Fund Law of 2009 requires overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) to register their membership [...]

August 26, 2016 Business, Headlines, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World
United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates Hospitality Market Lalago Pa Sa Susunod Na 4 Taon

Ang United Arab Emirates at ang Qatar ang kinakikitaan ng pag-arangkada ng kanilang ekonomiya sa susunod na apat na taon. Ayon sa Alpen Capital, ang hospitality markets ng Ang United Arab Emirates at Qatar ay inaasahang lalago na pinaka mabilis [...]

August 26, 2016 Business, Design, Lifestyle, News, What The Papers Say, World
United Kingdom Ambassador

Trade Envoy And UK Ambassador Travels To The PH To Meet President Duterte

Arrived at the Music Room in Malacañang Palace are the United Kingdom Ambassador to the Philippines, Asif Ahmad, and Trade Envoy of the UK Prime Minister to the country, Richard Graham, to pay a courtesy call on President Rodrigo Duterte. [...]

August 24, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics, What The Papers Say, World

Central Italy Got Hit By A Strong 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) said that a 6.2-magnitude earthquake hit central Italy in the early hours of Wednesday morning. According to the United States Geological Survey, the shallow quake struck 10 kilometres (six miles) southeast of Norcia, a [...]

August 24, 2016 Headlines, News, What The Papers Say, World
Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin Takes A Rest Resulting To Cancellation Of Some Of Her Performances

Aretha Franklin is canceling some of her upcoming concerts to rest up. The 74-year-old singer Aretha Franklin, said in a statement that “due to doctors’ orders I will have to cancel a few concerts for the next month or so,” [...]

August 23, 2016 Celebrity, Entertainment, News, What The Papers Say, World
Bar Brawl

Bar Brawl: Man Bites Off Bartender’s Finger

Police are searching for a man who bit off a bartender’s finger during a bar brawl. It said that the man was kicked out of a San Francisco bar at closing time. Officer Carlos Manfredi said that the suspect had [...]

August 23, 2016 News, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World

Hundreds Of Flights Grounded As Typhoon Nears Japan

On Monday,nearly 400 flights were grounded due to heavy rain and strong winds. A powerful typhoon was on course for a direct hit on Tokyo, Japan.  Strong typhoon Mindulle was expected to make landfall around noon, moving upwards from the Tokyo, [...]

August 22, 2016 News, What The Papers Say, World
bomb attacks in Turkey

Three Bomb Attacks Unleashed In Turkey Killing 11 People and Nearly 300 Injured

Three bomb attacks in Turkey were unleashed last Thursday targeting Turkish security forces in the east of the country. Killing 11 people and nearly 300 others wounded, authorities said. Turkish officials blame the banned militant group Kurdistan Worker's Party, or [...]

August 19, 2016 Headlines, News, World
Bauang, La Union

America to return church bell taken from Philippines 100 years ago

A bell taken by a US soldier from a church in Bauang, La Union during the Philippine-American war is returning to the country.     Stars and Stripes, a daily paper serving the US military community, reported that the bell [...]

May 2, 2016 Headlines, News, World