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Hope for survivors fades as Italy ...
DEADLY QUAKE. A view of Accumoli, Italy, August 25, 2016 after the 6.2 earthquake struck Italy, on August 24, 2016 that killed at least 267 people. Photo by Massimo Percossi/EPA. AMATRICE, Italy – An increasingly forlorn search for victims of the ...
Italy declares state of emergency in region hit by earthquake
The Latest: Romania: 6 citizens died in quake, 17 missing
Earthquake rattles deeper fears in Italy's struggling centre
Apple users urged to update iOS to foil lurking critical malware
Tech giant Apple has released an iOS update on Friday, containing the patch iOS 9.3.5., which protects the device from a malicious malware that may compromise privacy and security. According to a report from TheNextWeb, the dreaded mobile spyware ...
Emirati civil rights activist targeted by advanced spyware hack
Activist Discovers iPhone Spyware, Sparking Security Update
Apple fixes security flaw after UAE dissident's iPhone targeted
HPG cops deny murdering, torturing motorist they apprehended
HPG cops PO2 Jonjie Manon-og (left) and PO3 Jeremiah De Villa. Marianne Bermudez/INQUIRER FILE PHOTO. The two Highway Patrol Group (HPG) personnel accused of killing a motorcycle rider they accosted denied allegations that they murdered, ...
Bolivian deputy minister killed by miners – govt
CLASHES. Bolivian policemen clash with miners near a blocked road in Panduro, Bolivia, August 25, 2016. According to media reports, there has been at least one casualty during the clashes, as Bolivian Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes was ...
Bolivian gov't confirms miners killed deputy minister
Protesting miners kidnap, kill Bolivian deputy minister
Minister killed by striking miners in Peru
WhatsApp's New User Terms Signal It's Finally Ready to Make Some Money
WhatsApp to share user data with Facebook as part of policy update
Facebook Plan For WhatsApp Data Poses Legal Risks
Palace clarifies: P50M ransom paid to Abus not from gov't
The P50-million ransom paid to the Abu Sayyaf bandits for the freedom of Norwegian hostage Kjartan Sekkingstad was not from the government, a Palace official said Friday. “I'm not privy to that. But it was, I think it was also raised by third parties ...
6 Abu Sayyaf killed, 17 soldiers ...
Military kills 6 Abu Sayyaf fighters in Sulu encounter
'The Punisher' has issued a bleak warning
Ferrer, Belo banner Philippine team in FIBA Asia Challenge
TIME TO GO. Kevin Ferrer (in white) and Mac Belo (in green) will headline Gilas 5.0 in Iran. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler. MANILA, Philippines – Well-known collegiate basketball standouts will make up the roster for the Philippine national team ...
Philippines now 27th in FIBA world ranking
Boodle fight in Oslo to celebrate GPH-NDF peace talks
CELEBRATION. Negotiating teams in a boodle fight dinner after the 1st round of talks. Photo by Carmela Fonbuena/Rappler.com. OSLO, Norway – The Filipino community in Oslo prepared a boodle fight dinner on Thursday, August 25, for the negotiating ...
Philippines, rebel panels agree on 3 issues in talks
France's highest court to rule Friday on burkini ban
PARIS - France's highest administrative court will decide Friday whether to overturn the ban on wearing the burkini which has sparked controversy at home and abroad. The State Council began hearing arguments Thursday from the Human Rights League ...
Burkini row: Nicolas Sarkozy calls for nationwide ban
France's top court to rule on burkini ban
'High demand' from Irish women for full body burkinis - swimsuit inventor
President Duterte honors fallen anti-drug cop in Rizal
Philippine Information Agency
TAYTAY, Rizal, August 25 (PIA) - President Duterte flew to Rizal province yesterday and fulfilled a visit to army soldiers in Camp Capinpin in Tanay town before proceeding to Taytay where he paid respects to policeman Senior Insp. Mark Gil Garcia who ...
The Philippine Consulate General in Sydney encourages registered Filipino Overseas Voters in New South Wales who have received their ballots packets from COMELEC-Manila for the 2016 Philippine National Elections to send their accomplished ballots to the Consulate as soon as possible.
The accomplished ballots may be submitted to the Consulate daily, including on weekends and holidays, from 9:00AM to 5:00PM on 9 April-8 May 2016, and from 9:00AM to 7:00PM on 9 May 2016.
For Filipino Overseas Voters who have not yet received their ballots, please check whether your name is in the following lists on the Consulate website, <http://sydneypcg.dfa.gov.ph/
• Returned-To-Sender (RTS) ballots; and
• List of voters with incomplete or no mailing address.
If your name is on either of the above lists, please contact the Consulate and look for Mr. Jessie Llaneta at Tel. No. 926207377, or send your complete details, e.g., mobile number and mailing address, to firstname.lastname@example.org, or contact the Duty Officer at mobile number 0415-426400.
Philippine Consulate General, Sydney
20 April 2016
Pia Alonzo wins Miss Universe 2015
Pia Alonzo was crowned Miss Universe 2015 on Sunday
She becomes only the third Filipina to win the crown after Gloria Diaz and Margarita Moran
She was crowned amid much confusion after host Steve Harvey initially announced Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez as the winner.
Harvey apologized and said he read the wrong results.