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UK parliament’s ‘Big Ben’ bell marks 160 years with silence amid restoration work

Posted on Thursday, 11 July 2019 05:04 PM | No Comments
Britain’s parliament marks 160 years on Thursday (July 11) since its “Big Ben” bell first chimed. But the familiar bongs will not ring out to celebrate the occasion as the...

UK PM May fires Defence Minister Williamson over Huawei leak

Posted on Thursday, 2 May 2019 02:31 PM | No Comments
British Prime Minister Theresa May fired her Defence Secretary, Gavin Williamson, on Wednesday (May 1), saying an investigation suggested he was to blame for leaking discussions about Chinese telecoms company...

UK issues travel warnings for Mindanao; asks citizens to be vigilant

Posted on Wednesday, 2 January 2019 01:44 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The United Kingdom’s Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has advised British citizens against all travels to Mindanao following the bomb attack in Cotabato City on Monday (December...

UK travel advisory vs. Mindanao, parts of Cebu prompts security alert

Posted on Thursday, 16 August 2018 10:46 AM | No Comments
  CEBU, Philippines – The United Kingdom (UK) recently advised its nationals to defer any travels to Mindanao, Sulu, and southern Cebu. The advisory released on Tuesday (August 14) said...

Study finds UK sugar tax could save thousands from obesity, diabetes

Posted on Friday, 16 December 2016 11:02 AM | No Comments
  A planned levy on sugary drinks due to be introduced in Britain in April 2018 could significantly reduce the number of people who become obese and develop diabetes and...

UK gov’t to help train public investigators and prosecutors of the Office of the Ombudsman

Posted on Tuesday, 25 October 2016 06:35 PM | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines — The government of the United Kingdom will help the Office of the Ombudsman in training their public investigators and prosecutors. The project dubbed as “CHANGE”...

150,000 call center agents, kailangan ngayong taon — CCAP

Posted on Wednesday, 22 January 2014 05:39 PM | 1 Comment
MANILA, Philippines — Libu-libong trabaho ang naghihintay sa mga gustong magtrabaho sa call center ngayong 2014. Ayon kay Jojo Uligan, Executive Director ng Contact Center Association of the Philippines (CCAP), nasa...

Pilipinas, kasama sa Top 10 countries na pinagmumulan ng child pornography

Posted on Monday, 20 January 2014 12:18 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Kalat na sa buong bansa ang problema sa child pornography. Sa datos na nakuha ng PNP Anti Cybercrime Group sa child exploitation and online protection na nakabase sa...

International communities, nagpaabot ng tulong sa mga nasalanta ng Bagyong Yolanda

Posted on Monday, 11 November 2013 08:23 PM | 1 Comment
MANILA, Philippines — Dalawampu’t dalawang bansa ang nagpadala ng tulong para sa mga nasalanta ng Bagyong Yolanda. Kabilang sa mga nagpaabot ng tulong ang Australia, Belgium, Canada , Denmark, Finland, Germany,...

Daan-Daang Flights sa London at Paris, Kanselado dahil sa Matinding Snow

Posted on Tuesday, 22 January 2013 10:45 AM | No Comments
LONDON, England — Kanselado ang daan-daang biyahe ng eroplano sa United Kingdom at France dahil sa matinding pag-ulan ng snow sa Europe. Tinatayang nasa 260 flights ang kinansela sa Heathrow Airport...