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Pope Francis

Pope Francis Wanted To Visit Quake-Hit Villages Of Central Italy

Pope Francis said he wanted to visit the quake-hit villages of central Italy, as survivors and rescue workers dug in for the long haul with colder weather approaching. Speaking to worshippers in St Peter’s Square in Rome,Pope Francis said he [...]

August 29, 2016 Headlines, News, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World
Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Lands No.1 In Forbes List Of Best Paid Actors

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson was named the world’s highest paid actor by Forbes, raking in $ 64.5 million and snatching the title held for three consecutive years by Robert Downey Jr. The 44-year-old former wrestler, Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson,more than [...]

August 26, 2016 Business, Celebrity, Entertainment, Trending News, What The Papers Say, World

11 Children Killed In A Barrel Bombing In Syria’s Aleppo

Eleven children were killed  in a barrel bomb attack carried out by government forces on a rebel-held neighbourhood of Syria’s Aleppo city, a monitor said. “Fifteen civilians, among them 11 children, were killed in a barrel bomb attack on the [...]

August 26, 2016 Headlines, News, What The Papers Say, World
Manus x Machina

New York’s Metropolitan Extends Tech-Linked Fashion Exhibit

The New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art said Thursday it is extending the hours of the “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology” exhibition that has drawn near-record visits. The exhibit entitled Manus x Machina: Fashion in an [...]

August 26, 2016 Design, Lifestyle, What The Papers Say, World

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