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P1 discount per litter on petroleum for Postal ID cardholders

P1 discount per litter on petroleum for Postal ID cardholders

AS respite for the oil price hike that was implemented on August 23, 2016, Philippine petroleum company, Flying V, in partnership with the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost), will give discounts on its fuel and lubricant products to Improved Postal ID [...]

August 26, 2016 What The Papers Say

Italy’s chefs take to the stoves for quake victims

More than 700 Italian restaurants have added spaghetti all'amatriciana to their menus in solidarity with the victims of an earthquake that destroyed the birthplace of the famous pasta dish. Volunteers prepare dinner in a camp for earthquake victims in Illica [...]

August 26, 2016 What The Papers Say
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
Rings

A Must Watch Horror Movie: “Rings”

Brace yourselves as the third installment of The Ring franchise comes this October entitled Rings.The film just released its first trailer and has already garnered over 3.6 million views on Youtube since posting. ‘Rings’ is about Julia, a young woman [...]

August 26, 2016 Entertainment, Headlines, Lifestyle, What The Papers Say

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
Philippine Literary and Writers Festival

Focus: In The Country

The Philippine Literary and Writers Festival encourages more and more Philippine authors, young and younger, to write. Many of them are writing in English, which, despite the supposed decline of the language here is compensated for by the number of Filipino [...]

August 26, 2016 Headlines, Politics, Trending News, What The Papers Say
Digong

Leni’s Vice Presidential Race Won Slam-Dunk

DFA Secretary Jun Yasay does his darndest best to protect tactless Pres. Rodrigo “Digong” Duterte from himself. Sabah/Malaysia and Scarborough/China are tough issues, let alone our relations with other countries. Digong should bone up on them and not squander scarce [...]

August 26, 2016 News, Politics, Trending News, What The Papers Say
President Rodrigo Duterte

President Rodrigo Duterte Running The Nation Without Headlines,Possible?

From the summary drug killings, which, according to TIME magazine, have now reached 1,800, President Rodrigo Duterte‘s problems have been the result of careless words rather than concrete official deeds. In his first two months in office, he has talked [...]

August 26, 2016 Headlines, News, Politics, Trending News, What The Papers Say