US charges two of El Chapo’s sons with drug trafficking

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 04:32:33 +0000

NEW YORK: Two sons of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman — both on the run in Mexico — have been charged with drug trafficking by US authorities, the…READ

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Oscar nominees in main categories

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 04:29:08 +0000

HOLLYWOOD: Here are the nominees in key categories for the 91st Academy Awards, to be handed out on Sunday in Hollywood. “Roma” and “The Favourite” lead the nominations with 10…READ

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Michael Jackson estate sues HBO over documentary

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 04:14:44 +0000

LOS ANGELES: Michael Jackson’s estate filed a $100 million lawsuit against HBO on Thursday over plans to air a documentary that alleges the singer sexually abused two young boys. The…READ

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UN food agency warns food supply threatened by declining biodiversity

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 03:58:24 +0000

ROME: The UN food agency on Friday warned about the threat to the future of the world’s food production from a lack of biodiversity in the environment. In a report,…READ

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‘Wutip’ strengthens into a typhoon but remains outside PH–Pagasa

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Fri, 22 Feb 2019 00:36:39 +0000

SEVERE Tropical Storm ‘Wutip’ has developed into a typhoon but has remained outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, the state-run weather bureau said on Friday. Wutip was spotted 2,400 kilometers…READ

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Mar, Korina welcome twins

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 23:52:52 +0000

SENATORIAL candidate Manuel “Mar” Roxas 2nd and his wife, broadcaster Korina Sanchez, welcomed the arrival of their twins — a boy and a girl. “I think if you believe hard…READ

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3 Filipinos sentenced to jail in Hong Kong for forging bank documents

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 05:44:58 +0000

THREE Filipinos were sentenced to five months in jail in Hong Kong for a suspected money laundering scheme, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said. The DFA said on Wednesday…READ

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Abu Sayyaf threaten to execute 3 hostages 

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 05:36:19 +0000

ZAMBOANGA CITY — Abu Sayyaf militants, whose group pledged allegiance to the Islamic State, threatened to execute two Indonesian and a Malaysian hostages, being held captive in southern Philippines if…READ

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Palace condoles with family of National Artist Manosa

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 04:39:22 +0000

MALACAÑANG on Thursday condoled with the family of National Artist, Architect Francisco “Bobby” Manosa. Manosa, 88, died on Wednesday from a lingering illness. In a statement, Palace spokesman Salvador Panelo…READ

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Duterte signs expanded maternity leave, says former top aide

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Thu, 21 Feb 2019 04:37:38 +0000

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a bill that would provide 105 to 120 days of paid maternity leave for working mothers in both government and private sectors. Former…READ

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