Duterte urges China not to 'surround' Pag-asa Island

Manila, April 18 -- President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Wednesday asked China to stop surrounding Pag-asa Island in the West Philippine Sea (South China Sea), warning that just one harmed soldier could "p... Read More

Holy Week retreat in Cavite town's 'Buhay Forest'

MAGALLANES, April 18 -- Mountain climbers, trail blazers, and pilgrims taking their Lenten holiday spiritual retreat may find this highland adventure in "Buhay Forest" (life in the forest) -- a lush g... Read More

Guimaras-bound boat travelers seen to 'triple' on Good Friday

Manila, April 18 -- The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) in Iloilo expects more boat travelers from this city to Guimaras on Friday morning. Lt. Col. Rodolfo Dela Pena, PCG-Iloilo commander, said they an... Read More

DOH reminds public to be health conscious during Lent

CALAMBA CITY, April 18 -- The Department of Health (DOH) 4-A (Calabarzon) has advised the public to be health conscious while spending time for their spiritual enrichment and reflection during the Len... Read More

PDEA comics boost anti-drug advocacy in W. Visayas

Manila, April 18 -- Using comic strips, with two vital characters, have boosted the anti-drug advocacy of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) in Western Visayas. "This is an initiative of o... Read More

Four killed in Dinajpur, Feni road crashes

Dhaka, April 18 -- Four people were killed in separate road accidents in Feni and Dinajpur districts on Thursday. In Dinajpur, three people were killed as a bus rammed a human hauler on Dinajpur-Phul... Read More

Three killed in Dinajpur road crash

Dinajpur, April 18 -- Three people were killed as a bus rammed a human hauler on Dinajpur-Phulbari road at Chuniapara in sadar upazila on Thursday. The identity of the deceased could not be known imm... Read More

Liverpool beats Porto again, returns to CL semifinals

Porto, April 18 -- For the second year in a row, Porto had no answer to Liverpool's attacking trio of Sadio Mane, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino. A year after the forwards scored all goals in a 5-... Read More

Israel's president formally nominates Netanyahu as PM

Jerusalem, April 18 -- Israel's president on Wednesday formally nominated Benjamin Netanyahu for a fourth consecutive term as prime minister, officially launching a process that is expected to result ... Read More

LS Polls: 6.1 pc voting in 2nd phase with lowest turnout 0.9 percent in Srinagar till 9 AM

Srinagar, April 18 -- Over six per cent votes were polled till 9 am in Udhampur and Srinagar parliamentary seats of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Thursday. Published by HT Digital Content Serv... Read More