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Filipinos join HK protests

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Protesters shout slogans outside a flag-raising ceremony where Hong Kong's embattled leader attended in Hong Kong, Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, to mark China's National Day. Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying attended the flag-raising ceremony Wednesday to mark China's National Day after refusing to meet pro-democracy demonstrators despite their threats to expand the street protests that have posed the stiffest challenge to Beijing's authority since China took control of the former British colony in 1997. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

It’s a “teaching moment.” Armed with cameras and sporting yellow ribbons, a group of Filipinos who are permanent residents of Hong Kong on Wednesday joined the “Umbrella Revolution,” which has paralyzed busiest parts of the city since Saturday.

Posted: October 2nd, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Spain to support PH in sea row

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FEARLESS CHINESE President Aquino applauds 2014 Ramon Magsaysay awardee investigative journalist Hu Shuli of China during ceremonies at the Cultural Center of the Philippines in Pasay City on Sunday. AP

Spain has offered to be the “voice” of the Philippines in the European Union in its territorial dispute with China in the West Philippine Sea, President Aquino said on Monday.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Europe,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Aquino still coy on fresh mandate

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So, does the President really want another term or not?

Posted: September 15th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Europe,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Aquino: It’s more fun to do business in the Philippines

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President Benigno Simeon Aquino III was welcomed by Philippine Ambassador to Spain Carlos Slinas and Juan Sunye Deputy Chief of Protocol of the ministry of foreign affairs and cooperation upon arrival at Torrejon Airbase in Madrid Spain. Photo By: Gil Nartea/ Malacanang Photo Bureau

President Aquino began his European roadshow showcasing the country’s fast-rising economy.

Posted: September 15th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Europe,Global Pinoy,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PH soldiers’ courage hailed

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STANDING THEIR GROUND IN STANDOFF  This handout photo taken in October 2013 shows the officers and men of the 7th Philippine peacekeeping force bound for Golan Heights during their sendoff ceremony at Army headquarters in Manila.  The photo was released by the Armed Forces of the Philippines public affairs office on Friday, as news broke about heavily armed Filipino peacekeepers defying Syrian rebels in a stand-off at the Golan Heights hours after the gunmen disarmed and took hostage 43 Fijian soldiers. AFP FILE PHOTO

Seventy-five heavily armed Filipino peacekeepers besieged by Syrian rebels in the Golan Heights are ready to use “deadly force” to defend themselves, their commander said on Friday.

Posted: August 30th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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