Goodbye to romance: Indonesian cities ban Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day was banned in some Indonesian cities Wednesday as police rounded up amorous couples, giving the official kiss-off to a tradition which critics say doesn’t deserve any love in the Muslim-majority nation.

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Kaspersky Lab helps uncover vulnerabilities that make gas stations easy prey for hackers

Kaspersky Lab researchers have helped uncover a number of unknown vulnerabilities that have left gas stations around the world exposed to remote takeover, often for years. The vulnerabilities were found in an embedded gas station controller of which there are currently over 1,000 installed and online. The manufacturer was notified when the threat was confirmed.

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How Camille Prats’ daughter led her to new advocacy

The previous year was a big one for actress Camille Prats who was tragically widowed at 24 years old when her first husband died of cancer. A single mother for eight years, she finally married a childhood sweetheart in January 2017, and a month later announced she was expecting a baby. In November she gave […]

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Perfect songs, happy moments with Dionne Warwick

On February 13 and 14, charismatic chanteuse Dionne Warwick will headline a two-night concert at the Grand Ballroom of Solaire Resort and Casino. Revered as a singing legend and popular music icon, who to many of her admirers is gifted with a melodic and soulful voice, Warwick’s songs continue to touch the hearts of people […]

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Good vibes all around the ‘Galaxy’

From TV to the big screen and even on social media, Yassi Pressman never fails to spread good vibes. Browsing through her feed is certainly refreshing and her likes in the thousands are solid proof of this. A self-confessed photo bug, Pressman says she has always carried something to take pictures with since she was […]

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Morgan Stanley reinforce positive outlook on PH telco play, Globe stock earns ratings upgrade


A large foreign investment house posted its positive outlook for the Philippine telco sector and Globe Telecom in particular for 2018. Morgan Stanley released its research paper this month, entitled “ASEAN Telcos 2018 Outlook”, comparing Globe with other telco players in the ASEAN region with optimistic results.

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