Monday, October 22nd, 2018


Neighboring LGUs of Bangsamoro region may ask to be part of plebiscite

MANILA, Philippines – Local government units (LGU) that are neighbors of the proposed Bangsamoro Autonomous Region (BAR) may ask to be included in the January 2019 plebiscite to be part of the region’s territory. In a statement on Monday, October 22, the Commission on Elections (Comelec) said contiguous LGUs … Source: Politics

No better birthday gift for Eduard Folayang than ONE title

MANILA, Philippines – There couldn’t be a more fitting gift for Eduard Folayang as he becomes a year older than to reclaim the ONE lightweight world title. Folayang and Singapore’s Amir Khan will clash for the vacant belt in a 5-round championship duel that will serve as the main event to … Source: Politics

Saudi says no plans for embargo despite Khashoggi row

MOSCOW, Russia – Saudi Arabia said Monday, October 22, it had no plans to repeat its harsh 1973 oil embargo, even as relations with the West sour following the killing of Saudi critic Jamal Khashoggi. Riyadh, long the world’s biggest oil producer, hiked prices sharply during the 1973 Yom Kippur War, … Source: Politics

U.S. general wounded in last week's Afghanistan insider attack

KABUL, Afghanistan – A US general was shot and wounded in a Taliban-claimed attack on a … Source: Politics

Condo, hotel project underway in Davao

IN 2017, Santos Land Development Corporation (SLDC) launched two new vertical projects – the Ivory Residences Condominium and Obsidian Suites Hotel in JP Laurel Avenue, Davao City. Now, SLDC continues to hasten its construction in order to better serve and provide residential services to the Davao community. “For the condominium, we are now on the first floor. Before the end of the year, probably we’ll reach the third floor,” SLDC president Antonio Nicolas Domingo said in an interview. The first twin development project of SLDC will rise on a 4,700-squareRead More

With court victory, Trillanes 'more energized' to attack Duterte, Calida

MANILA, Philippines – With a court victory behind him, opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said he is more energized than ever to criticize and attack President Rodrigo Duterte and his allies, including close aide Bong Go and Solicitor General Jose Calida. While Trillanes said the court’s favorable decision would surely agitate … Source: Politics

Darren Espanto hits Juan Karlos over 'hacked' tweet

MANILA, Philippines – To preface this story, let it be clear: being gay is not a deficiency in any way and calling someone “gay” or “bakla” as an insult is something we should all leave in the past because, come on, it’s 2018.  Young singers Darren Espanto and Juan Karlos got … Source: Politics

Block Harmful UV Rays & Reduce Sun Glare With This Phoenix AZ Auto Window Tinting Specialist

Block Harmful UV Rays & Reduce Sun Glare With This Phoenix AZ Auto Window Tinting Specialist Block Harmful UV Rays & Reduce Sun Glare With This Phoenix AZ Auto Window Tinting Specialist Specialist Phoenix AZ auto care company, d.i. Auto Care, has announced it can provide local customers with high quality window tinting. It offers mobile window tinting and window glass film installation throughout Phoenix. October 22, 2018 ( – An expert Phoenix, Arizona based auto care company has announced it can provide local customers with premium window tintingRead More

4 earthquakes strike off Canada's west coast

WASHINGTON, DC, USA –  Four earthquakes – measuring from 4.9 to 6.8 magnitude – struck in quick succession off Canada’s west coast late Sunday, October 21, the US Geological Survey said. The epicenter of the first 6.6 tremor, at 10:39pm (0549 GMT Monday), was located 135 miles (218 kilometers) southwest of … Source: Politics

3 arrested for transporting dog meat in Batangas

BATANGAS, Philippines – Three suspects were arrested Monday, October 22, after they were found transporting 64 pieces of slaughtered dogs weighing over 600 kilograms in Lemery town in Batangas. According to Lemery Police Officer-in-Charge Chief Inspector Alfie Maluenda Salang, law enforcers together with members of the International Wildlife Coalition Trust … Source: Politics