Details of the MOU had yet to be released by the Palace but the MOU was signed amid speculation that a draft framework agreement on the proposed joint exploration deal in the disputed South China Sea had been prepared by Beijing.
The Senate committee on electoral reforms and people’s participation has approved a bill seeking to increase the spending limit for candidates and political parties.
Haribon Foundation on Tuesday urged the Duterte administration not to proceed with signing a loan deal for the New Centennial Water Source-Kaliwa Dam Project as this will have a negative impact on the environment and threaten wildlife species in the forests of Sierra Madre.
One bride did not let her groom's infidelity steal her thunder on their wedding day, finding the strength to walk down the aisle and shame her cheating fiance in front of their guests. A woman named Casey allegedly told Australian women's website Whimn in a Nov. 15 article that just the night before her big day, she learned that her boyfriend of six years, Alex (the alias stated in the article), was having an affair. She said that she was with her friends in a hotel room celebrating her last unwed night when an unknown number texted her, «I wouldn't marry him. Will you?» The message came along with screenshots of texts exchanged between an unknown woman and Alex. Many of them w...Keep on reading: Bride reads out loud cheating groom’s texts to lover on wedding day — report
A Pakistani passenger set fire to his own luggage after his flight was delayed and later canceled. The incident occurred on Nov. 15 at the Islamabad International Airport (IIA). Flight PK-607 bound for Gilgit, Pakistan, which the man was supposed to be on, was initially delayed due to technical issues, then canceled for bad weather, reports Dawn. After the flight was canceled, the upset passengers began chanting slogans against the airline. One of the passengers took his expression of anger to the extreme by setting fire to his own belongings. Footage of the angry passenger made its way to Facebook. https://www.facebook.com/NewsVideoz/videos/799468573718309/ On their e...Keep on reading: Angry plane passenger sets luggage on fire after canceled flight
MALAKA, Gaza Strip --- Atalla Fayoumi hobbles on crutches across the sunbaked plain near Israel's perimeter fence in the Gaza Strip, gazing toward plumes of smoke that have begun rising from a clutch of burning tires in the distance. The 18-year-old Palestinian's right leg was amputated after Israeli soldiers shot him here in April at one of the mass demonstrations against Israel's long blockade of Gaza that are held every week. Yet he has kept returning to the protests --- just like thousands of other desperate, unemployed men who feel they have nothing left to lose. Eight months after the demonstrations began, there appears to be no end to what has become a predictable rou...Keep on reading: In Gaza every week, more protests and a rising casualty toll
After its venture into eSports, ONE Championship is tapping into another lucrative industry. Hua Fung Teh,CFO of ONE Championship, announced on Tuesday that Asia's biggest martial arts promotion is launching an athleisure line, featuring sportswear and lifestyle apparel. «We wanna be able to compete against the giants like Nike and Adidas,» said Teh. During its fight week in Singapore, ONE Championship marked the launch of «ONE eSports» which will see a number of events in Asia. Like martial arts, eSports is a big growing industry with a large millennial audience and we leverage our ability and scale to unleash world class heroes and bring your world class esports enter...Keep on reading: After eSports venture, ONE Championship launches athleisure line
His pep talk is less than a minute, but one basketball coach is going viral for how he delivered his message to his players. In a 30-second video taken by Kenny Griffis, a judge in Mississippi, Coach Sekoe White of the Mississippi School for the Deaf is seen animatedly communicating in American Sign Language to his players. https://twitter.com/kengriffis/status/1060911243261808640 Even without knowing the message, one can see the power and passion White uses to speak to the team, including a moment where he places his finger on each of the players' foreheads. White is a prominent deaf basketball player and competed in the Deaflympics thrice. He is the school's director of residenti...Keep on reading: WATCH: Basketball coach inspires for pep talk in sign language
Societe Generale has agreed to pay $1.34 billion to US federal and state authorities to settle a pending legal dispute over violations of US trade sanctions against Iran and other countries. Read Full Article at RT.com
South Africa’s economic recovery faces serious constraints, according to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) which pointed to land reform, growing debt of state firms, and capital outflows as obstacles for growth. Read Full Article at RT.com
Just what do even Ferrari-owning Singaporeans cannot resist owning as well? Crystal cognac glasses, it seems. A screenshot is circulating online that purportedly shows an email from the Ferrari Owners' Club Singapore (FOCS) to its members seeking the whereabouts of «more than 50… Louis XIII glasses» after an event with Louis XIII, a premium cognac brand produced by Remy Martin, last Saturday (Nov 17).
Blink and you might miss it: an extraordinary 13-year-old Chinese boy has broken the world record for most Double Dutch jumps in 30 seconds in a mesmerizing display of agility and conditioning. Read Full Article at RT.com
Iran’s president Hassan Rouhani said on Monday that the country will continue to export oil despite fresh US sanctions, which he described as “psychological war doomed to failure.” Read Full Article at RT.com
"The Congress people are hurling abuses at chaiwalas, pakodawalas, chowkidars, surgical strike, Army chief...what has become of their culture? he asked while addressing a rally in Chhindwara.
Viewers can also enjoy acclaimed Singapore films It's A Great, Great World and Pop Aye as Channel 5 launches new local showcase.
Technology firms led a sell-off across Asian markets Tuesday on fresh concerns about demand for Apple's iPhones, while Japanese car giant Nissan and Mitsubishi plunged on news chairman Carlos Ghosn had been arrested over alleged financial misconduct.
Philippine opposition senators have demanded President Rodrigo Duterte reveal details of joint energy exploration plans with China, warning such a deal risked affirming Chinese territorial claims that are not recognised under international law.
Tanzanians are spending more on importing goods and services as the shilling continues to depreciate against the dollar.
Tanzania designed the Primary Education Development Programme (PEDP) in 1999 for the purpose of attaining global development goals, including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Saudi King Salman stood by the crown prince and heaped praise on the judiciary Monday, in his first public remarks since critic Jamal Khashoggi's murder tipped the country into one of its worst crises.
The Australian High Commission today warned Sri Lankans not to be fooled by false advertising through social media or by people smugglers that it was possible to get to Australia illegally by boat.
The Congress has been out of power in this vast state with about 5 crore voters since 2003 when it was ousted by the BJP. The grand-old party is making its all-out efforts to wrest control of the state from the BJP and has mounted an aggressive campaign for the November 28 elections for 230 assembly seats.
Anthony Davis scored 29 points to lead four New Orleans players with more than 20 points as the host Pelicans routed the San Antonio Spurs 140-126 on Monday night.
Tobias Harris and Montrezl Harrell combined to score 49 points and lead the visiting Los Angeles Clippers to their fifth straight win, a 127-119 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Monday.
UFC made a major play for the potentially huge Chinese market on Tuesday, saying it will invest $13 million to open the world's largest MMA training and development base in Shanghai.
Malawi’s integrated ICT company Telekom Networks Malawi PLC today joined the Kamuzu College of Nursing Students on a drive to improve sanitation at the Gogo Chatinkha Labour ward, at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital in Blantyre... The post TNM donates K2m items to Gogo Chatinkha Labour ward at Queens Hospital appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.
In its first phase in the campaign to fight malaria, World Vision Malawi has distributed 8.2 million mosquito nets in the distribution of long lasting insecticidal nets (LLIN) in the country’s 28 districts. World Vision’s... The post World Vision Malawi distributes 8.2 million mosquito nets appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.
Malawi national team coach Ronny van Geneugden’s (RVG) has played down a sustained push for his resignation, saying he is satisfied with the progress he has made with the Flames. There have been renewed calls for... The post RVG brushes off resignation calls: Belgian coach says Malawi team ‘on right track’ appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi.