Sydney swelters through hottest day since 1939

AFP 01/07/2018

HOT Sydney sweltered through one of its hottest days on record Sunday as temperatures soared in southern Australia and authorities imposed a fire ban in a sizzling start of summer. Australia’s largest city recorded its hottest day…

Family of missing Chinese tourist calls for help

Aileen Garcia-Yap 02/19/2017

The family of a female Chinese tourist who went missing in Cebu since Saturday morning is asking for help from everyone who could give them information and help them locate her. Weiying Gu, 72, who was in…

Study: Heatwaves threaten Australia

10/28/2016

SYDNEY — Australia is set to experience more heatwaves, with record-breaking hot weather becoming “normal” across the continent as climate change pushes up land and sea temperatures, a government report warned Thursday. The biannual State of the…

Vivina’s transcontinental dinner

Jaime Picornell 07/01/2016

FIFTY guests, mostly from the pharmaceutical and medical industry attended “Come Dine With Me” at the Sampaguita ballroom of the Cebu City Marriott Hotel. The menu was transcontinental, ideated by Dr. Vivina Chiu Yrastorza in collaboration with…