Amid disputes over the authenticity of reports that Iran shot down a US drone, US President Donald Trump tweeted early Thursday with a clear message: “Iran made a very big mistake!” Read Full Article at RT.com
MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) would not just close establishments polluting Manila Bay, they would also order a full shutdown of their operations. DENR Undersecretary Benny Antiporda said Thursday they are set to enforce «no-nonsense» enforcement of laws against establishments polluting the Manila Bay. «This time we'll try to make sure that [it will] shut down their full operation [...] unlike before na shutdown lang natin yung gripo, waterwaste nila (unlike before when we just shut down their faucets and waterwaste),» Antiporda told INQUIRER.net on the sidelines of the opening of Art For Manila Bay Rehabilitation Exhibit at Sola...Keep on reading: DENR warns Manila Bay polluters of full operations shutdown
MANILA, Philippines --- As the world of show business mourned the passing of Eddie Garcia, tributes poured for the industry giant whose career spanned seven decades. Among them was Tony Award winner actress Lea Salonga who took to Instagram to praise the veteran actor. «Rest In Peace to one of our industry's giants. Besides talent, you epitomized strength and sex appeal,» Salonga said. «That you remained a force for as long as you've been active speaks volumes to your work ethic and professionalism. You will not be forgotten,» she added. Garcia passed away on Thursday at age 90. Last June 8, he suffered a neck fracture after tripping on a cable wire on the set o...Keep on reading: Eddie Garcia ‘epitomized strength and sex appeal,’ says Lea Salonga
MANILA, Philippines---Generika-Ayala yanked out a come-from-behind victory over Foton, 22-25, 26-24, 25-19, 26-17, late Thursday night for its second win in the Philippine Superliga All Filipino Conference at Imus City Sports Complex. The Lifesavers stood their ground against the solid lineup of the Tornadoes in a solid follow up of their win over the Marinerang Pilipinas Lady Skippers. Foton absorbed its first loss after winning its debut against the Sta Lucia Lady Realtors. ...Keep on reading: PSL: Generika-Ayala picks up 2nd win after rallying past Foton
MANILA, Philippines --- Actor Coco Martin, who recently worked alongside the late Eddie Garcia in the popular television show «Ang Probinsyano,» penned a touching message to his «Lo» and thanked him for the time they spent together. Hours after the news of Garcia's death was announced Thursday, Martin shared three photos on Instagram, two of the late actor and one of them together. https://www.instagram.com/p/By7kDshAebI/?igshid=u463hxwcv2gs «['Di ko] mapaliwanag ang lungkot at sakit na nararamdaman namin ngayon. Iniisip ko na lang po na ang Diyos ang may kagustuhan ng lahat ng nangyayari para sa atin,» Martin wrote. (I cannot explain the sadness that we feel. I trust that Go...Keep on reading: Coco Martin pens heartfelt message to late actor Eddie Garcia
MANILA, Philippines --- Veteran actor Eddie Garcia «should not have died yet,» Megastar Sharon Cuneta said Thursday. «He should not have died yet. Had there been no neglect of safety for the actors, he would have lived to more than 100...!!!» Cuneta wrote in an Instagram post. https://www.instagram.com/p/By7fnvAHsc5/ Garcia passed away at the age of 90. He suffered a neck fracture after tripping on a cable wire on the set of an upcoming teleserye last June 8. READ: BREAKING: Eddie Garcia passes away READ: Eddie Garcia suffered neck fracture, not heart attack Cuneta's post was accompanied by a video of Garcia's interview with film producer and writer Noel Ferrer. Aske...Keep on reading: Sharon Cuneta: Eddie Garcia ‘should not have died yet’
Said Ruwa scored the consolation goals for Mariakani in the 45th and 56th minutes.
Winners in various disciplines will qualify for the nationals set for Kisumu next month.
Raila conveyed the greetings of President Uhuru Kenyatta to the team.
Over 500,000 people will be employed directly and indirectly.
Initiative funded by Equity Bank, KCB and MasterCard Foundation.
The world’s largest air carrier, American Airlines, has become the first major US airline to buy 50 long-range, single-aisle A321XLR jets from Airbus as Boeing is tries to win back customers’ trust after two recent crashes. Read Full Article at RT.com
South African unions have joined forces to take on the Rothschild family, which they have accused of being involved in attempts to 'capture' the country’s State Owned Enterprises (SOEs). Read Full Article at RT.com
Western economic restrictions have deprived the Russian economy of $50 billion, but the European Union has been hit harder, losing $240 billion since 2014, according Russian President Vladimir Putin. Read Full Article at RT.com
Sales of Russia’s agricultural products abroad are expected to reach $45 billion in the next five years, according to President Vladimir Putin. Read Full Article at RT.com
The “only way that can ever change” the supremacy of the US dollar as a global reserve currency is if there’s a genuine, “long-term alternative,” former chairman of Goldman Sachs Jim O’Neill said. Read Full Article at RT.com
The Concerned Citizens Movement (CCM) is continuing its campaign for electoral reform with a public meeting to be held on Sunday June 30th, 2019 from 3:00 pm at The River Bank (The Arch). CCM President, Loftus Durand, in a letter...
An Ontario wife is questioning her husband’s sudden death in the Dominican Republic in April, where nine Americans have died over the past year.
Authorities are to announce details today of a years-long investigation into what they describe as an Ontario-based online «big box store» for child pornography.
A teenager has died and another person is in hospital after a tree fell on them at a wilderness youth camp on Vancouver Island.
The trial court on Thursday rejected an application made by BJP MP Pragya Singh Thakur, prime accused in the 2008 Malegaon blast case, seeking permanent exemption from appearance once a week. The newly-elected Bhopal MP had said in her plea that she was suffering from various ailments and was not in the condition to attend the court.
Former Boston Red Sox star David Ortiz was shot in the Dominican Republic in a case of mistaken identity, local officials have said. Read Full Article at RT.com
Russia will not reach any agreement with the United States on the future of Syria at the cost of Syria itself or Moscow’s interests and principles, President Vladimir Putin has said. Read Full Article at RT.com
The Russian people are free to criticize the authorities on any level, Vladimir Putin said when asked about a law which opponents say could be used by officials to punish people who speak out against them. Read Full Article at RT.com
UK Home Secretary Sajid Javid is the latest Tory MP to be eliminated from the race to become the next prime minister, with former Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson stretching his lead after the latest round of voting. Read Full Article at RT.com
Russia manages to remain a great military power despite decreasing its defense budget, while other countries keep pumping money into their armies, Vladimir Putin said, during his annual Direct Line Q&A session. Read Full Article at RT.com
IN ONE year, Kingston Freeport Terminal Limited (KFTL) has collected close to 300,000 plastic bottles for recycling as part of its environmental conservation efforts. The collection has been undertaken under the entity’s ‘KFTL Go Blue’ campaign,...
FROM THE implications for public health to social justice, long-time environmental advocate Diana McCaulay has called for the prioritisation of clean air in Jamaica. “The main impacts (of poor air quality) are respiratory illnesses, infections,...
Over the last few weeks, one YouTube channel has posted multiple deepfakes of Conservative leader Andrew Scheer and Ontario Premier Doug Ford.
A victim of a sexually abusive Montreal priest says he's still shaken by what happened after he took his complaint to police in 2016: invited to a meeting at the same building where he'd been molested as a child, nine clergymen grilled him for hours, some trying to poke holes in his story.
A middle school student is dead after an accident Wednesday afternoon during a field trip at a wilderness camp near Sooke on Vancouver Island.
The Trudeau government believes that it's in a relatively benign moment of its complicated relationship with the Trump administration, with both sides pulling in the same direction on NAFTA ratification.