• Duterte signs bill granting free tuition in SUCs

    Duterte signs bill granting free tuition in SUCs

    Global News

    He said he will first have to estimate the cost of the program's implementation in the first semester of school year 2018-2019 to determine how much can be funded from the 2018 budget. Guevarra said that a "reallocation" maybe done to fund the bill - sources may include official devt assistance, donations and local worldwide funding.
  • AA boss is sacked over 'bust-up' with colleague

    AA boss is sacked over 'bust-up' with colleague

    Global News

    The AA had previously announced that the group was to split the executive chairman role as part of efforts to ensure best practice in corporate governance after he led the company to its flotation in June 2014. It said these would be hit by the "erratic workload" issue, particularly in June and July, when the company had not had enough patrol vehicles to meet demand and had had to buy in last-minute cover.
  • Washoe air moves into

    Washoe air moves into "unhealthy for sensitive groups" range

    Global News

    People with these health conditions should check with their healthcare providers about how to manage during times of unhealthy air quality. Exposure to ozone and fine particulate matter is particularly a concern for infants, the elderly and those who have underlying medical conditions, such as lung disease, heart disease, diabetes or asthma.
  • Tillerson to travel to Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia

    Tillerson to travel to Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia

    Global News

    U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson heads to Asia later this week for a regional meeting on security issues, which is expected to be attended by ministers from North Korea , China, South Korea and Japan. Ms Thornton said the United States expects a "general chorus of condemnation" of North Korea during the summit. U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday said the United States would like to "sit and have a dialogue" with North Korea about a future relationship between the two ...
  • Secret Service moves out of Trump Tower over lease dispute

    Secret Service moves out of Trump Tower over lease dispute

    Global News

    Since then, according to the report, the Secret Service relocated its command post to a trailer on the sidewalk below. The agency is working "to obtain permanent work space in an appropriate location", Catherine Milhoan, a Secret Service spokeswoman, told the Post .
  • S.Korea Wants US to Send Aircraft Carrier to Korean Waters

    Global News

    Of course, North Korea's close neighbors Japan and South Korea, strong USA allies, already see this is as full-scale crisis. "We do not seek regime change..." Hundreds flee each year to China and make it to Thailand after an overland journey, from where they are usually sent on to South Korea.
  • South African actor Dumi Masilela killed in attempted hijacking

    South African actor Dumi Masilela killed in attempted hijacking

    Global News

    They tried to flee but a chase ensued. Family spokesperson Mpumi Phillips confirmed that the aunt had died at the family home after hearing the news. In a statement, the Rhythm City producers wrote: "We are shattered!" Our deepest condolences to his family, friends and #RhythmCity colleagues. He had recently Wednesday actor and media personality Simphiwe Ngema earlier this May, with the pair becoming media darlings for their well-publicised romance.
  • Chris Christie: At least I didn't dump nachos on Cubs fan

    Chris Christie: At least I didn't dump nachos on Cubs fan

    Global News

    Joseph took to Facebook on Monday to break down what happened, calling Christie's behavior "aggressive" but said he did "regret" his own actions and apologized to the governor. "For those of you who know me, I was very restrained, ' Christie told reporters in Trenton". I didn't have much time to think of anything to say, and I wanted to express my displeasure with you.
  • Tensions Escalate Between North And South Korea

    Tensions Escalate Between North And South Korea

    Global News

    Manila will host the annual ministerial meetings of the Association of South-East Asian Nations (ASEAN) and its dialogue partners starting on Sunday, including the ASEAN Regional Forum (ARF), Asia's largest security conference. On July 28, North Korea test-fired its second intercontinental ballistic missile and said that all the USA mainland was now within its range. President Donald Trump's furor at China over its refusal to take on North Korea more directly could lead to the ...