Saturday, December 23rd, 2017


Venezuela says Brazilian, Canadian diplomats not welcome

CARACAS, Venezuela – Venezuela on Saturday, December 23 said two diplomats from Canada and Brazil were no longer welcome, in an escalating showdown over their criticism of President Maduro’s socialist government. The head of the powerful pro-government Constituent Assembly, Delcy Rodriguez, said the body decided on the move against Brazil’s … Source: Politics

Viral Marketing 101 with Local SEO Perth – Local SEO Adelaide

Viral Marketing 101 with Local SEO Perth – Local SEO Adelaide December 23, 2017 ( – This is one virtue a site must possess to lead the race in the ruthless competition in the Internet based business. With so many competition and rivalry going on, every method of marketing must be employed and utilized.  Local SEO Perth It doesn’t matter if you have a killer product or a fantastically designed website, if people don’t know that you exist, it doesn’t matter, and you are not going to make it big.Read More

Good Idea to Sell Your Home Yourself – Spokane Sell my House

Good Idea to Sell Your Home Yourself – Spokane Sell my House December 23, 2017 ( – Are you thinking about selling your home? Have you been thinking of selling it by yourself  instead of hiring a real estate agent? There are several advantages of selling your home yourself, but there are disadvantages as well. To make it easier for you to make a decision find the most important pros and cons below.  Spokane Sell my House The most important PRO for selling your home yourself is MONEY.  Selling yourRead More

US envoy apologizes after being caught out for 'fake news' jibe

WASHINGTON, United States – The new US ambassador to the Netherlands apologized Saturday, December 23 after denying he once said the country was in “chaos” because of Muslims and accusing an interviewer of peddling “fake news,” only to be caught out by Dutch television in a bizarre exchange. Pete Hoekstra, … Source: Politics

37 feared dead in Davao City mall fire

MANILA, Philippines (3rd UPDATE) – At least 37 people, including call center staff from an American firm, were believed killed in a fire that engulfed a shopping mall in Davao City, Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte said on Sunday, December 24.  Firemen found one body as the blaze was brought … Source: Politics

Vinta strengthens into typhoon as it begins to move away from PH

What’s the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler’s  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . MANILA, Philippines – Severe Tropical Storm Vinta (Tembin) intensified into a typhoon as it started moving away from the country before dawn on Sunday, December 24, Christmas Eve. In a bulletin issued … Source: Politics

Traffic improvements, infra need to keep up with Cebu’s growth

TRAFFIC in Metro Cebu sustains the family of Wellmar Go, who left Bohol in the middle of this year to make a living by picking up passengers who need to get quickly to their destinations in an increasingly congested metropolis. But while the demand for smaller vehicles that can weave in and out of the lines of cars keeps Go busy, for thousands of commuters, traffic congestion has become a daily ordeal. They spend hours sitting in the shadow of high-rise buildings. Source: Local News

Aquino, Garin, 7 others on immigration lookout over Dengvaxia

MANILA, Philippines – Former president Benigno Aquino III , former health secretary Janette Garin , former budget secretary Florencio Abad, and former executive secretary Paquito Ochoa Jr, along with 5 others, were placed on the immigration lookout over the controversial P3.5-billion dengue immunization program during their term. “Considering the gravity of the possible … Source: Politics

Mendoza: Face of love

WHAT is Christmas if not the face of love? Insofar as the Christian world is concerned, the true face of love is Jesus Christ. He celebrates his birthday on Dec. 25. Happy birthday, Boss Tsip! The Good Book tells us that you can only love your neighbor if you love the face of love. That in your neighbor’s face is the face of love. Likewise, if you visit someone in prison, you bring the face of love to the jailbird. Visit the sick and you bring to him/her the faceRead More

Plania wins international boxing debut

FORMER amateur standout “Magic” Mike Plania had a successful international debut with a split decision over unheralded Mexican Roel Lazaro Perez in Cancun, Mexico yesterday. The 20-year-old Plania got the nod of two of the three judges with a very odd scoreline. He won one-sided scores of 60-54 and 59-55. The other judge, however, scored it convincingly for Perez. Plania, who’s under Gen. Santos-based promotional outfit Sanman Promotions, improved to 15-0 with seven knockouts, while the 27-year-old Perez dropped to 5-11-1 with two knockouts. Source: Local News