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On South China Sea: Let us help our president

By Albert F. del Rosario “CHINA lands bombers on SCS isles” were among the headlines that greeted us recently. These landings took place in a reclaimed feature in the Paracel Islands which is within our neighborhood, bringing full militarization closer and working itself with certainty into our own backyard. Following our earlier suggestions on what […] The post On South China Sea: Let us help our president appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 22nd, 2018

[OPINION] On the South China Sea: Let us help our President

"China lands bombers on SCS isles" were the headlines that greeted us yesterday These landings took place in a reclaimed feature on the Paracel Islands, which is within our neighborhood, bringing full militarization closer and working itself with certainty into our own backyard.  Following ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 21st, 2018

EDITORIAL -Hit them where it hurts

A drug pusher may be widely known in the neighborhood. For criminal charges against him to stick, however, he must be caught not only in possession of illegal drugs but also in the act of selling them......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Pasig City most wanted arrested

A fugitive man on the Pasig City Police's most wanted list was finally arrested after months of hiding.   Ronald Russel C. Santos, who was accused of raping a 15-year old girl in 2016, fell in the hands of policemenon Mondaynight with a help of a concerned citizen.   According to a spot report, Santos was arrested by members of thePasig City Police Station Intelligence Unitat around10:15 p.m.at Barangay (village) San Miguel after a concerned citizen reported to the police about his presence in the area.   Authorities said he was in the neighborhood to visit his wife who gave birth last week.   Santos went into hiding last year.   ...Keep on reading: Pasig City most wanted arrested.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 15th, 2018

Lay Bare aims to triple store network in 5 years

By Arra B. Francia, Reporter HOMEGROWN SALON chain Lay Bare is bringing accessible waxing services to Southeast Asian countries, targeting to triple its current size in the next five years. The Hilario family founded Lay Bare in 2006, after sisters Fiona and Monique wanted to offer better hair removal services after disappointing experiences at neighborhood […] The post Lay Bare aims to triple store network in 5 years appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

French police question parents, friend of Paris attacker

Investigators are following the trail of a 20-year-old Frenchman born in Chechnya who rampaged through a festive Paris neighborhood slashing passers-by with a knife, raising anew the specter of terrorism in France after less than two months of calm......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

Paris stabbings investigated as terror attack, claimed by IS

A knife-wielding assailant killed a 29-year-old man and injured four others in a lively neighborhood near Paris' famed Opera Garnier before he was killed by police Saturday night. The Islamic State group claimed the attacker as one of its "soldiers.".....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 13th, 2018

Paris stabbings investigated as terror attack, claimed by IS

A knife-wielding assailant killed a 29-year-old man and injured four others in a lively neighborhood near Paris' famed Opera Garnier before he was killed by police Saturday night. The Islamic State group claimed the attacker as one of its "soldiers.".....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 13th, 2018

Hawaii officials encourage tourist to visit, despite volcanic eruption

VOLCANO, Hawaii --- Hawaii tourism officials are hoping Kilauea's eruption won't deter travelers from visiting the state's largest island, even as geologists warn the volcano could soon shoot large boulders out of its summit. Travel industry executives note most of the Big Island is free of eruption threats from Kilauea, which began spurting lava into a residential neighborhood last week. George Szigeti, CEO of the Hawaii Tourism says Kilauea is being monitored constantly and says the Big Island is "immense" and there are large parts that are unaffected by the volcano. The eruption didn't stop Matthew and Angelina Coney, who flew in for their honeymoon even though the lava o...Keep on reading: Hawaii officials encourage tourist to visit, despite volcanic eruption.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 12th, 2018

NCRPO agents capture Maute Group sniper in QC

AGENTS of the National Capital Region Police Office Monday arrested a suspected Maute Group ‘sniper’ hiding in Metro Manila after concerned citizens called up the police to complain the presence of the suspect who was armed with a gun and threatening people in a small neighborhood in Cubao, Quezon City,….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 8th, 2018

Sea of Unrest

If you are the little guy, you would simply have a hard time even just trying to make the big neighborhood bully back off. But seems you are friends with the big fellow anyway, you might as well resort to persuasive means to make him step back just a little.….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 7th, 2018

No Urban Planning in Quezon City

We make an appeal for the opinion of our neighbors living in the neighborhood about a high-rise building, 21 floors in the house of my late father and mother at 99 Scout Gandia. The house was demolished by our younger brother, Jose L. Morato, and we five brothers and sisters….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 7th, 2018

Some calming of Hawaii volcano, but scientists remain wary

PAHOA, Hawaii --- The number of homes destroyed by lava shooting out of openings in the ground created by Hawaii's Kilauea volcano climbed to five as some of the more than 1,700 people who evacuated prepared for the possibility they may not return for quite some time. "I have no idea how soon we can get back," said Todd Corrigan, who left his home in Leilani Estates with his wife on Friday as lava burst through the ground three or four blocks from their home. They spent the night on the beach in their car and began looking for a vacation rental. The Hawaiian Volcanoes Observatory said eight vents, each several hundred yards (meters) long, opened in the neighborhood since Thursd...Keep on reading: Some calming of Hawaii volcano, but scientists remain wary.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 6th, 2018

Japanese kimono makers seek to revive declining industry

TOKYO, Japan – At a century-old workshop in a quiet Tokyo neighborhood, craftsman Yuichi Hirose brushes dye across meticulously hand-cut stencils laid on fabric, using a traditional technique to produce contemporary kimono patterns. Demand for the elaborate, elegant centrepiece of the Japanese wardrobe is in decline, but a handful of artisans ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 4th, 2018

Jason Abalos expresses love for sick grandma in IG post

Actor Jason Abalos took to Instagram to express his love for his grandmother who is currently fighting for her life in a hospital. Abalos' grandmother is in the intensive care unit with blood clots in the head, he said. In an emotional message, the actor reminisced his childhood and their memorable moments together such as the times they would hide from his grandfather to bet on a small town lottery and the small errands he used to do for her such as buying things from the neighborhood store. He also mentioned the heartwarming preferential treatment he gets from her as a kid. "Pag fried chicken ang ulam niya, ako binibigyan minsan dalawang piraso pa na dapat tigitigisa lang ( I ...Keep on reading: Jason Abalos expresses love for sick grandma in IG post.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2018

A New Netflix Series Tells the Story of the Philippines’ Drug War. But Its Critics Are Condemning Amo as Propaganda

By Joseph Hincks/time.com – A week after it premiered, few of the extras that feature in Netflix’s first ever Philippine series had seen the show. Outside the barbecue stand she runs in the Manila neighborhood where Cannes award-winning director Brillante Mendoza shot Amo (pronounced “am-ohr,” it means boss), Nerisa Perez Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsApr 30th, 2018

Brazil’s Anitta: Careful strategy behind singer’s rags-to-riches tale

First, Anitta conquered Brazil. Now, the singer best known abroad for her smoldering, booty-shaking video "Vai Malandra", has her eyes set on the rest of the world. It's been a fast but long ride from the rough Rio de Janeiro neighborhood of Honorio Gurgel--- where Anitta, 25, grew up--- to the palm-lined condo she now calls home. But as Brazil's biggest pop star explained to AFP, it's not so much a fairy tale as a story of social media savvy and hard-headed business strategies. "An artist has to know who she is and to be consistent in building her career," she said in an interview at her lavish house in Rio's upmarket western area of Barra da Tijuca. Born Laris...Keep on reading: Brazil’s Anitta: Careful strategy behind singer’s rags-to-riches tale.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 30th, 2018

Painter Gene de Loyola shot dead in Rizal

MANILA, Philippines – He died in the very town he served and painted. On Wednesday, April 18, in Rodriguez town, Rizal, painter Gene de Loyola and his friend Gregorio Alarde were shot dead by unidentified assailants at around 7:50 pm just outside the headquarters of the neighborhood homeowners' association. According to the police ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 20th, 2018

DSC_1553 – Manila Picture

Boys waiting outside school after classes are done in Manila. Image published by Trishhhh on 2010-01-28 20:33:35 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Manila , Philppines , Makati , street scenes , neighborhood , school , taxi bikes , boys , street signs , traffic signs , signs , jeepney link: DSC_1553 – Manila Picture.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2018

9 Ways You’re Ruining Your Pasta Dinner

IN 2017, Italy landed the No. 1 spot on the Bloomberg Global Health Index. Eating all that pasta pays off. If there’s a chef in the US who can offer advice on the subject, it’s Missy Robbins of Lilia in Brooklyn’s Williamsburg neighborhood. Bloomberg pronounced the restaurant a “pasta destination” in a 2016 review after […] The post 9 Ways You’re Ruining Your Pasta Dinner appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 18th, 2018