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Lodi si Duterte: Trump to follow other countries’ all out war on drugs

US President Donald Trump on Thursday advocated the death penalty for drug dealers, escalating his tough-on-crime rhetoric amid an opioid crisis that kills an estimated 200 Americans a day. “The drug dealers, the drug pushers, they are really doing damage,” [...]

March 2, 2018 World

Birmingham braced for week of snow as Met Office issues new Amber Warning

Birmingham weather warning with four inches of snow predicted as temperatures plunge to -13C Birmingham is set to plunge into arctic conditions with days of heavy snow and Siberian temperatures sparking health warnings and fears of travel chaos. The Met [...]

February 26, 2018 World

Malaysia holds Filipinos seeking to set up extremist cell

Ten suspected Islamic militants who were trying to establish a Malaysian cell of a Philippine kidnap-for-ransom group have been arrested in Borneo island, police said Wednesday. The alleged extremists, mostly Filipinos, are also accused of trying to help fighters linked [...]

February 22, 2018 World

Watch a flight attendant save the day by singing to a crying baby on a long-haul flight

The moment a flight attendant’s magic touch soothed to sleep an incessantly crying toddler has gone viral. The Hawaiin Airlines flight attendant offered her help after a mother of three had struggled to calm her 3-year-old son for over half [...]

February 22, 2018 World

Newborn baby left in airport restroom with heartbreaking note

Authorities at the Tucson International Airport, United States discovered a newborn baby abandoned on a restroom’s changing table. The newborn baby boy was found wrapped in a blanket with a handwritten note which read, “Please help me. My mom had [...]

February 13, 2018 World

Russian plane crash kills all 71 people on board

The crew of the Saratov Airlines flight that crashed near Moscow on Sunday didn't report any problems before the plane crashed into snowy terrain, killing all 71 people on board, state-run media said. The Antonov An-148 aircraft was carrying 65 [...]

February 13, 2018 World

Canada to conduct human rights review before chopper sale to Philippines

Canada to conduct human rights review before chopper sale to Philippines: Canada's top diplomat has vowed to conduct an “extremely rigorous” human rights analysis of any potential export of military equipment to the Philippines. During the debates at Canada's House [...]

February 10, 2018 World

Pinay missing after Taiwan quake

Pinay missing after Taiwan quake: A Filipino woman was reported missing following the magnitude 6.4 earthquake that hit the popular tourist city of Hualien in Taiwan on Wednesday. In an interview on Balitanghali, Manila Economic and Cultural Office (MECO) chief [...]

February 7, 2018 World

At least two killed, buildings collapse in magnitude 6.4 Taiwan quake

 A magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck near the Taiwanese coastal city of Hualien late on Tuesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said, killing at least two, injuring hundreds and trapping people inside several collapsed buildings. Fire officials said up to 16 [...]

February 7, 2018 World

Oil tanker na mayroong 22 crew, nawawala sa Gulf of Guinea

Nawawala ang isang barko na mayroong sakay na 22 Indian crew sa Gulf of Guinea. Huling nakita ang Marine Express tanker noong Biyernes ng madaling araw sa karagatang sakop ng Benin, West Africa. Maliban sa mga crew, sakay din ng [...]

February 5, 2018 World