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U.P. student blogged about killing cat

MANILA, May 14, 2011 (AFP) – A Philippine student tortured and killed a cat and then bragged about it in an online diary posting that horrified animal lovers, press reports said Saturday. Joseph Carlo Candare, 21, pleaded guilty on Thursday […]

Lady Gaga first to reach 10 million followers on Twitter

WASHINGTON, May 16, 2011 (AFP) – Pop diva Lady Gaga became the first person with more than 10 million followers on Twitter on Monday. “@ladygaga just reached 10 million. Wow!” the San Francisco-based micro-blogging service said in a “tweet.” Lady...

Bishops hit back at Lacson

MANILA, May 16 (PNA) – Some Catholic bishops scored Sen. Panfilo Lacson for his adverse statement against the Church for allegedly using the pulpit to campaign against the controversial Reproductive Health bill. “You have no right to dictate us what […]

New free iPhone app lets doctors accurately detect stroke

(AFP Relax) The University of Calgary in Canada has revealed their research that shows that a new and free iPhone application allows doctors to make diagnosis of strokes just as accurately and quicker than they do on a medical computer […]

Two Philippine volcanoes acting up

Legazpi City (Philippine Daily Inquirer/ANN) Bicol City’s Mt. Mayon volcano exhibited at least 15 quakes and one rock-fall the past 24 hours. Together with it was the Mt. Bulusan of the neighboring Sorsogon province also showing signs agitation. The Philippine […]