Daily Archives: 2 years ago

JM de Guzman, Jessy Mendiola admit relationship to Vice Ganda

JM de Guzman and Jessy Mendiola are together again. The two confirmed they are together again after two years of break-up during tonight’s episode of ‘Gandang Gabi Vice’. Their first relationship lasted two years. In April 1, 2015, they became sweethearts again. March 31, JM posted in his social networking account a photo of an […]

Philippines to ASEAN: Voice out against China

“ASEAN should assert its leadership, centrality, and solidarity. ASEAN must show the world that it has the resolve to act in the common interest,” Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario, today, told his counterparts from Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Del Rosario is currently in Malaysia for the ASEAN Summit. […]

North Korea wants formal partnership with ASEAN

North Korea officially requested a formal partnership with Association of Southeast Asian Nations, Malaysian Foreign Affairs secretary-general Datuk Othman Hashim said. Norway, Ecuador and Mongolia are also seeking formal partnership with 10-nations ASEAN group. “There are different categories of formal partnerships, so each application will have to go through an evaluation process to decide which […]

Senator Miriam alarmed on officials resisting suspension: Supporters paid or given incentives?

“I am alarmed that the brazen act of resisting suspension is becoming normal practice. What makes elective officials think that they are indisputably entitled to their offices? They are not absolute rulers; they are subject to the law,” Senator Miriam Defensor Santiago said. The statement of the senator comes amid Makati Mayor Jejomar Binay’s refusal […]

United Nations urges Indonesia to abolish death penalty

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon appeals to the Government of Indonesia to refrain from carrying out the execution, as announced, of ten prisoners on death row for alleged drug-related crimes. UN chief urged President Joko Widodo to urgently consider declaring a moratorium on capital punishment in Indonesia, with a view toward abolition. “Under international […]