38 nations ask PH: Stop killings, probe abuses The Philippines is again come under fire from the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) after 38 nations reiterated their call on President Duterte to end the killings in its war on drugs. The UN body also slammed DU30’s refusal to cooperate with the UNHRC in investigating […]
A Qantas flight was forced to make an unscheduled landing in Adelaide overnight after a female passenger died on board.
Lawyer Ma. Theresa Pabulayan, acting Sandiganbayan executive clerk of court, said most cases dragged on for decades because of the legal remedies sought by the government and defendants’ lawyers.
MANILA ━ Former senator Bongbong Marcos Jr. announced that he is planning to be president of the Philippines, only a few years after he failed to become the country’s vice president.
Kotuko-san, not his real name for privacy, demonstrates the true meaning of love. He is a Japanese human-rights lawyer who owns a Tokyo-based law firm. We became friends because we were both high-end adventurers in our youth.
When a Chinese military aircraft landed at the Davao International Airport on June 8, 2018 to refuel ━ with no apparent permission to land ━ it should have triggered a diplomatic protest.
This report was based on a survey of 550 experts on women’s issues who found that India is the worst nation in terms of sexual violence against women, human trafficking for domestic work, forced labour, forced marriage and sexual slavery.
By now we have all gotten accustomed to the [US] president’s tweets, that mostly stay on the level of the ridiculous. Very recently he tweeted a defence of his press secretary Sarah Sanders, who was denied service at a restaurant in Virginia, that included a completely irrelevant head-scratcher-of-an-observation that the restaurant needed a paint job.
MANILA, Philippines ━ The Department of Health declared a leptospirosis outbreak in Quezon City, Taguig, Pasig, Parañaque, Navotas, Mandaluyong, and Malabon.
PEPSI PALOMA, who was born Delia Duenas Smith, starred in her first movie, “Brown Emmanuelle”, when she was only 14. While promoting the movie, she was invited to appear at the popular noontime show, “Eat Bulaga.” After the show, Paloma was invited by the show’s hosts to join them for drinks at a bar by […]
Drive around Manila today and you will understand how cities die.
THE coach of the Philippine team involved in a ‘basket brawl’ with Australia has accused Australian player Daniel Kickert of attacking his players before the game even started. The Australian camp rejects the claim. Philippine Coach Chot Reyes launched an attack on Kickert, placing the blame on the Aussie for the ugly affair.