Remembering The End of World War 2, V-J Day for “Victory over Japan Day”, Watch Videos of WWII and Hirohito’s Surrender Speech

August 14, 1945 was the end of WWII or the V-J Day – “Victory over Japan Day” for millions of soldiers fighting the war around the world.     After bombing Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, the Japanese invaded the Philippines that resulted to the staggering destruction to lives and properties, and even up to this … Read moreRemembering The End of World War 2, V-J Day for “Victory over Japan Day”, Watch Videos of WWII and Hirohito’s Surrender Speech

Dozens of Firefighters and Workers Die in Tianjin, China Explosions (Video)

Dozens of firefighters and workers died on Wednesday, August 12, 2015, when two major explosions occurred in Tianjin, China, one of China’s working centers reportedly. The news release of the number of casualties was unclear because there are firefighters and people still missing and trapped in the fire. It’s believed that the blast was caused … Read moreDozens of Firefighters and Workers Die in Tianjin, China Explosions (Video)

Reactions, VP Binay Delivers “True” State of the Nation Address (SONA)

MANILA, Philippines – Vice President Jejomar Binay delivered his own “true” State of the Nation Address (SONA) on Monday, August 3, 2015 in Cavite.     Reportedly, in Binay’s speech he had accused the government of failing to alleviate poverty, increased unemployment and corruption. He also mentioned the Special Action Force massacre (SAF44), Luneta hostage … Read moreReactions, VP Binay Delivers “True” State of the Nation Address (SONA)

Sen. Bongbong Marcos’ SONA: “A successful presidency must emphasize service to the vast majority of our people…”

MANILA, Philippines – Senator Bongbong Marcos has given a speech at the Asia CEO Talks forum, in Marriot Hotel last Wednesday July 29, and apparently, his SONA (State of the Nation) was one composed from carefully gathered facts of the TRUE nation’s state.     Unlike the SONA of President Aquino, which was lacking in … Read moreSen. Bongbong Marcos’ SONA: “A successful presidency must emphasize service to the vast majority of our people…”

Reactions to Aquino’s SONA: Duterte to Aquino, “If the problem is recurring, is it Gloria’s fault or yours?”

MANILA, Philippines – The negative reactions to President Noynoy Aquino’s SONA is downplayed by media, and reportedly most Filipinos are satisfied by the president’s SONA.     But you just have to approach the rapidly disappearing Pinoy middle class and you’ll know Aquino’s SONA was not well-received. Here are some popular reactions. Mayor Rodolfo Duterte … Read moreReactions to Aquino’s SONA: Duterte to Aquino, “If the problem is recurring, is it Gloria’s fault or yours?”

SONA Protests: Thousands of Protesters Express Disgust against Aquino Government

MANILA, Philippines – While President Aquino was raving about the accomplishments of his government with his State of the Nation Address (SONA), thousands of militants trooped to the streets to express their disgust and discontentment against the Aquino government. The protesters were greeted with water cannons and barbed wires and everything that the police can … Read moreSONA Protests: Thousands of Protesters Express Disgust against Aquino Government

President Aquino’s State of the Nation Address (SONA), July 27, 2015 Live Feed

MANILA, Philippines – President Aquino’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) will be delivered today and Filipinos all over the world will be watching. Many have claimed that during Aquino’s term, the percentage of poverty has even more increased to more than 50%, and the “Tuwid na Daan” (straight path) was in fact a “Baluktot … Read morePresident Aquino’s State of the Nation Address (SONA), July 27, 2015 Live Feed

Reactions of Netizens to Rodman’s endorsement of Trump’s Presidential Candidacy, as “Dennis Rodman” Trended on Twitter

Netizens trooped to Twitter to express their thoughts on Dennis Rodman’s endorsement of Donald Trump as US president.     @realDonaldTrump has been a great friend for many years. We don’t need another politician, we need a businessman like Mr. Trump! Trump 2016 — Dennis Rodman (@dennisrodman) July 24, 2015 Some reactions were cynical and … Read moreReactions of Netizens to Rodman’s endorsement of Trump’s Presidential Candidacy, as “Dennis Rodman” Trended on Twitter

UN Awards Ndume and Sampaio the 2015 UN Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize

The United Nations (UN) has awarded Jorge Fernando Branco Sampaio of Portugal and Dr. Helena Ndume of Namibia the 2015 UN Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize.     According to the UN: “The Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize is a global call to action for all citizens of the world, to take up the challenge and follow … Read moreUN Awards Ndume and Sampaio the 2015 UN Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela Prize

Class Suspensions on July 27 Due to Aquino’s SONA (State of the Nation Address)

MANILA, Philippines – Classes in selected schools are suspended on Monday, July 27, 2015 due to President Benigno Aquino III’s SONA (State of the Nation Address).     Traffic also will be rerouted for the SONA, so watch out for announcements for opened routes for commuters. DepEd (Department of Education) PH announced that classes are … Read moreClass Suspensions on July 27 Due to Aquino’s SONA (State of the Nation Address)