Thu, 21 Mar 2019

In Thai Election, New 'War Room' Polices Social Media

BANGKOK - In Thailand's election 'war room,' authorities scroll through thousands of social media posts, looking for violations of laws ...

US Navy Won't Alter Sail-Bys at Sea Despite China Maneuver

MANILA, PHILIPPINES - The U.S. Navy won't alter its so-called 'freedom of navigation' sail-bys in the disputed South China Sea ...

Investigative Reports Needed on the Influx of Foreign Workers

President Duterte talks about the the presence of Chinese workers in the country in his speech during a PDP-Laban campaign ...

China Telecom downplays Philippine entry as US pressure mounts - Nikkei Asian Review

China Telecom downplays Philippine entry as US pressure mounts Nikkei Asian Review HONG KONG - China Telecom is portraying itself ...

FINLANDS PRIDE - The Manila Times Online

FINLAND'S PRIDE The Manila Times A team from Finland shows off during the 10th Philippine International Pyromusical Competition in Pampanga ...

Pot legalization support rises - The Manila Times Online

LOS Angeles: A growing majority of Americans say marijuana should be legal, underscoring a national shift as more states embrace ...

8 hurt in Myanmar riot - The Manila Times Online

YANGON: Fighting between Myanmars military and ethnic Rakhine rebels in Mrauk U, the ancient capital of the Rakhine kingdom, has ...

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CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand: The white-supremacist accused of the Christchurch killings will spend the rest of his life in jail if ...

Indonesia flood deaths hit 100 - The Manila Times Online

SENTANI, Indonesia: The death toll from flash floods and landslides that tore through Indonesias Papua region has topped 100 with ...

Aid starts pouring to cyclone-hit countries - The Manila Times Online

NEW YORK: International aid has started trickling into the east African countries of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi to ease the ...

May fights for Brexit ahead of EU summit - The Manila Times Online

LONDON: Prime Minister Theresa Mays Brexit plan has been derailed in Parliament. Now she is at the mercy of an ...

New Kazakh president sworn in - The Manila Times Online

ASTANA, Kazakhstan: The head of Kazakhstans senate was sworn in as interim president in a pomp-filled ceremony Wednesday, and immediately ...

China opposes proliferation of WMD - The Manila Times Online

A Chinese envoy said Wednesday that China is firmly opposed to proliferation of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and their ...

Dont quit, Pope tells cardinal in sex cover-up - The Manila Times Online

VATICAN City: Pope Francis has declined to accept the resignation of French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin as archbishop of Lyon after ...

Geothermal plant causes quake in SKorea - The Manila Times Online

SEOUL: A rare earthquake in South Korea was triggered by the countrys first experimental geothermal power plant, a team of ...

WWE signs Pinoy wrestler - ABS-CBN News

WWE signs Pinoy wrestler ABS-CBN News Just a few weeks after releasing a Filipino American wrestler, the World Wrestling Entertainment ...

Regulator mulls Manila Water penalties World

Regulator mulls Manila Water penalties BusinessWorld Online Philippines turns to Singapore to ease water crisis in Metro Manila The Straits ...

More bike lanes in Manila mulled Manila Bulletin News

More bike lanes in Manila mulled Manila Bulletin Bike lanes are being mulled in Intramuros and roads along Pasig River ...

ROUNDUP: News in and around Metro Manila (Mar. 20, 2019) Manila Bulletin News

ROUNDUP: News in and around Metro Manila (Mar. 20, 2019) Manila Bulletin 16 year old girl raped by six men ...

Guevarra admits narco-politicians still free to travel abroad Manila Bulletin News

Guevarra admits 'narco-politicians' still free to travel abroad Manila Bulletin Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra admitted Wednesday (March 20) that at ...

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Greenback dives after Federal Reserve says no more rate hikes in 2019

NEW YORK, New York - The U.S. Federal Resreve surprised on Wednesday, following its regular two day monthly meeting on ...

Tokyo stocks rise, rest of Asia slips

SYDNEY, Australia - Asian bourses were mixed on Wednesday with Australian and Chinese indices trading in the red, while markets ...

Creed busy in Brussels on no-deal Brexit impacts on Ireland

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The future of Irish beef exports, and other issues that will face European farmers in the event ...

Mixed markets in U.S. on Tuesday

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks were mixed on Tuesday, although moves in either direction were unremarkable. Holding investors ...

Varadkar meets head of EC Donald Tusk in Dublin

DUBLIN, Ireland - The leader of the Irish government, An Taoiseach Leo Varadkar met with the President of the European ...

Etihad looking to bail out Jet Airways

MUMBAI, India - India's second largest airline Jet Airways on Monday announced it had grounded four more aircraft and cancelled all ...

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