Hellhole in Manila EDITORIAL Hellhole in Manila Philippine Daily Inquirer 2:32 AM | Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 Horror stories keep piling up about the Manila shelter for street kids that’s been described as run like a “concentration camp.” That’s a loaded, incendiary phrase that should not be bandied about lightly, conjuring as it does the particular horror of […]
Singer Damien Dempsey Preda supporter hailed a hero for saving two men from drowning Melanie Finn, Laura Larkin and Joyce Fegan PUBLISHED 24/06/2014 | 06:46 inger Damien Dempsey SINGER Damien Dempsey was praised after saving two young men from drowning – all with the aid of a sheet. The rescue took place from the River Slaney on Sunday afternoon hours before […]
Manila shelter for street kids run like ‘concentration camp’ AN ‘AUSCHWITZ’ IN ERMITA? An official of Bahay Tuluyan, a nongovernment organization promoting children’s rights, took this picture of “Frederico” during an Oct. 12 visit to the Reception and Action Center, a youth shelter run by the Manila city government. COURTESY OF BAHAY TULUYAN
Wind power in Ilocos project: 233 GWh/yr BURGOS, Ilocos Norte—Strong and steady winds blowing year-round in the northern tip of Luzon mainland have solidified the reputation of Ilocos Norte province as a major player in renewable energy production, especially with the commissioning of a 150-megawatt wind power plant in this town.
Pakistani Christian couple brutally killed by mob for alleged ‘blasphemy’ A Pakistani mob beat to near-death a Christian and his pregnant wife for her alleged ‘blasphemy’, then threw them both into the large kiln where they both worked as bonded laborers. The incident happened on Tuesday 4th Nov, some 60 kilometers from Lahore, the capital of Punjab in central Pakistan – in Chak 59 village, Kot Radha Kishan.
Teen accused of making, possessing child porn PLANT CITY, Fla. — A Florida teenager has been charged with more than 100 counts relating to possession of child pornography and lewd and lascivious molestation.
Foreigners forced into prostitution in ‘juicy bars’: report The broadcaster aired an interview with one of the Filipina women who claimed to have been coerced into sexual slavery.