International

  • Small Earthquake Detected in North Korea; Fears of Nuclear Test Increase
  • Small Earthquake Detected in North Korea; Fears

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    Chinese agencies detected a small earthquake measuring 3.4 in Richter scale in a North Korean province on Saturday evening (local time 4.29 pm), prompting fears of another nuclear test by the country. 
    The area in which

  • Public Satisfaction in Philippine Democracy High at 80%
  • Public Satisfaction in Philippine Democracy High

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    A survey monitoring public opinion on democracy found that 8 out of 10 Filipinos are satisfied with the way the democratic system works in the country. A majority of them, 61 percent, expressed their preference for democracy over any other form

  • Liliane Bettencourt, World's Richest Women, Dies at 94
  • Liliane Bettencourt, World's Richest Women, Dies

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    Liliane Bettencourt, the heiress and principal shareholder of L’Oreal, passed away at the age of 94. She was the wealthiest women, and 14th person, in the world with an estimated net worth of US$44.3 billion (QR164.35 billion) at the time

  • Erdogan Announces Turkish Troop Deployment in North Syria
  • Erdogan Announces Turkish Troop Deployment in

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    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has announced that Turkey will be deploying troops in the Idlib region of northern Syria as part of the ‘de-escalation’ agreement brokered by Turkey, Russia and Iran last month.  

  • Iraq, Turkey, Iran Rejects Kurdistan Referendum
  • Iraq, Turkey, Iran Rejects Kurdistan Referendum

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    Iraq, Turkey and Iran issued a joint statement rejecting the independence referendum called by Iraq’s Kurdistan Regional Government on September 25. The foreign ministers of the three countries, Ibrahim Al Jaafari of Iraq, Mevlut Cavusoglu

  • US to Expand Drone Strikes to More Countries
  • US to Expand Drone Strikes to More Countries

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    The US is revising its drone policy which could pave way for attacks in more countries and more targets. The vetting by the White House of proposed targets may also be done away with, according to a report in New York Times. 

  • Leonardo DiCaprio Pledges $20 Million To Climate Change Organisations
  • Leonardo DiCaprio Pledges $20 Million To Climate

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    Knock knock! Who’s there? It’s only Leonardo DiCaprio pledging $20 million to climate change organisations.
    Yeah, we know the 41-year-old as a good actor, but not that many of us know him to be a good man. This is

  • Agreement reached: House brings back proposed budgets of CHR, ERC, and NCIP
  • Agreement reached: House brings back proposed

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    The House of Representatives is set to restore the proposed budgets of three government agencies after initially allocating them only P1,000 each.
    According to House budget panel chair Davao City Rep. Karlo Nograles, the Comm

  • Malaysian entrepreneur-turned-singer shows off wealth in new music video to inspire people to work hard
  • Malaysian entrepreneur-turned-singer shows off

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    Malaysian entrepreneur-turned-singer Datuk Seri Dr. Hasmiza Othman, more popularly known as Datuk Seri Vida, displayed herself in a bathtub filled with money and jewelry in her new music entitled “I Am Me”.
    The so

  • "Tindig Pilipinas" uses Hunger Games salute as a

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    The newly-formed group Tindig Pilipinas has been launched to call on the Duterte government to end the violence and alleged extra-judicial killings brought about by the war on drugs. And to formally make their unified mark, they adopted the

  • World's 1st head transplant to be carried out on Chinese patient; doctors still determined amid criticisms
  • World's 1st head transplant to be carried out on

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    “We have the scientists, the experts, the teams in the U.S., South Korea and China working it and when we are ready to inform the public, we will do it.” – Dr. Sergio Canavero.
    “Many g

  • Rodrigo Duterte Has Ordered the Death of His Eldest Son if He Is Found Guilty of Drug Trafficking
  • Rodrigo Duterte Has Ordered the Death of His

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    Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte has ordered his eldest son to be killed if it is proved that he is involved in drug trafficking.
    “My orders are to kill you if you are caught, and I will protect the police who kill

  • Father murders 13-year-old daughter for talking to a boy
  • Father murders 13-year-old daughter for talking

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    He also burnt her body and claimed it was a suicide
    In a suspected case of honour killing, a father in the Indian state of Telangana killed his 13-year-old teenage daughter for speaking to a boy in school, it is claimed. 

  • Miracle of Mexico: Children Pulled from Rubble of School Destroyed in Earthquake
  • Miracle of Mexico: Children Pulled from Rubble of

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    Footage has emerged of the moment that three children were pulled from the debris of a school that collapsed in an earthquake in Mexico.
    The dramatic video shows people desperately trying to get to the children before one of