PAL to ax some long-haul flights to slow bleeding

Philippine Daily Inquirer 06/21/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Philippine Airlines (PAL) will stop money-losing “ultra-long haul routes” as it prepares for a major restructuring program that is deemed crucial to its bid to survive the ongoing pandemic and aviation downturn. PAL did…

Araneta to let fists do the talking

Glendale G. Rosal 03/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines—Christian “The Bomb” Araneta laughed off all the threats his opponent, African Sivenathi Nontshinga, said in a live interview recently.  Araneta and Nontshinga faced off for the first time via a video interview in a…

Medvedev beats Nadal to set up Thiem title match at ATP Finals

Agence France Presse 11/22/2020

Daniil Medvedev sent Rafael Nadal packing after a grueling slugfest at the ATP Finals in London on Saturday to set up a title match against Novak Djokovic’s conqueror Dominic Thiem. The Spanish world number two, who has…

SM wins at the World Branding Awards in London

PR 01/18/2020

SM Supermalls was honored the prestigious Brand of the Year Award under the ‘National Tier – Shopping Centre / Mall’ category 2019 to 2020, during the recently concluded World Branding Awards ceremonies, held at the iconic Kensington…

Probe expands in truck deaths, all 39 victims are from China

Associated Press 10/25/2019

LONDON – All 39 people found dead in a refrigerated container truck near an English port were Chinese citizens, British police confirmed Thursday as they investigated one of the country’s deadliest cases of human smuggling. The Essex…

39 people found dead in truck container in southeast England

Associated Press 10/24/2019

LONDON  — Police in southeastern England said 39 people were found dead Wednesday inside a truck container believed to have come from Bulgaria. The truck, which is said to have entered Britain via the Welsh port of…

South Korea stinks, faces drainage woes

Asia News Network, Inquirer.net, The Korea Herald 10/04/2018

Seoul – The problem of malodor pollution in South Korea is beyond bearable limits and experts are urging the government to take measures. Chloe Choi, a Korean-British living in London, says she fears visiting her native South…

BOC condemns, burns foreign donations

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 10/03/2018

Donations that were supposedly intended for victims of Supertyphoon Yolanda which badly affected northern Cebu towns in October 2013 were destroyed through thermal burning on Wednesday morning. Elvira Cruz, customs district collector, said that the donations that…

Go on a Bon Appetrip to London and Paris with Ayala Center Cebu

PR 08/25/2018

IF THERE are two things that Filipinos love to do, it’s to eat and to travel. Beyond the country’s borders lie new adventures for wanderlusts and foodies alike. Diners at Ayala Center Cebu will get the chance…

London ‘acid attack’ injures at least five

AFP 09/25/2017

London, United Kingdom — A suspected acid attack in east London injured at least five people on Saturday, with police saying they had arrested one man, although they did not believe the incident was terror related. Police…

Manhunt on for London bomber as threat level raised

AFP 09/17/2017

  British police raced Saturday to track down whoever planted a bomb on a packed London Underground train, as authorities raised the national threat level to maximum, meaning another attack may be imminent. Friday morning’s blast, which…

Superbug pandemic?

Dr. Philip S. Chua 08/13/2017

WHILE terrorism is holding peace hostage around the world today, a more rampant but under the radar killer is on the loose and becoming more widespread, wiping out lives, as the medical community helplessly battles this pandemic…

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.