Mark Jover

Nicki Minaj

In a show of support for women’s and gay rights in the ultra-conservative kingdom, Nicki Minaj canceled a performance in Saudi Arabia. Minaj’s planned appearance as part of a cultural festival in western Jeddah had caused a social media backlash over the country’s human rights. The rapper said that after thorough reflection, she decided that her planned concert at Jeddah World Fest would no longer move forward. While she want

immunization

Only patients with parental consent can take advantage of the government’s free immunization program by Department of Health. (DOH) The Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said that using the school-based platform, the DOH would continue to provide free vaccination to school-age children from kindergarten to grade 7. After a fast health assessment and evaluation of their immunization status against measles, only learners with parental consent will be vaccinated. However, the

deer

Several plastic bags have been discovered in the stomachs of over half of the 14 wild deer which have been dead since March at the Nara Park in western Japan and have been pushed to guard the local government. Nine deer have died after swallowing plastic bags, according to the Nara Deer Preservation Foundation. A lot of plastic litter and snacks have been tangled and the highest weight is 4.3

apartment outside

The Human rights solicitor Jose Manuel “Chel” Diokno challenged the conditions behind the withdrawal of fishermen from Palawan and Zambales as petitioners for a Kalikasan letter in the West Philippine Sea. The petition aims to oblige the government to safeguard and rehabilitate the Scarborough Shoal, Ayungin Shoal and Mischief Reef claimed by China and are excluded from the Philippines. Diokno and lawyer Andre Palacios, both representing the Philippine Integrated Bar,

Teodoro Locsin Jr.

Human Rights Watch defined the comments made by Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. on an Iceland-backed UN resolution to explore the drug war in the Philippines as outrageous and malicious. HRW Philippine Investigator said that it demonstrates the Philippine government’s despair to frustrate accountability for its atrocious drug war. The UN resolution encouraged the Philippine government to avoid extrajudicial executions and officially called on the Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to

Manny Pacquiao

Keith Thurman warned that he is going to destroy the Philippines Boxing icons, Manny Pacquiao. On July 20, the unsuccessful Thurman brings his WBAC on the line against Pacquiao, the 40 year old, in the MGM Grand. Thurman has fanned the flames for the competition unceasingly by saying that he intends to retire Pacquiao. The eight-division world champion Pacquiao, who remains one of the largest draws for boxing, took a

Rodrigo Duterte and Gloria Macapagal Arroyo

President Rodrigo Duterte praised his ally and former House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo, calling the ex-president a real living icon in Philippine politics. Duterte state that there are no other chief executive in the history of the Philippines that comes close to Arroyo in carrying out decisive activities even if they prove unpopular. He characterized Arroyo’s 27-year career as remarkable, in which she held numerous appointed and elected positions in

movie

Disney is bringing to life its 1998 animated classic Mulan in a live action remake scheduled to hit next year’s cinemas. Mulan joins a list of other Disney classics receiving live action therapy, including Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin and The Lion King. Disney published a teaser trailer for Mulan showing how Mulan is being told that she must be a excellent spouse that is quiet, composed, graceful, disciplined. Instead

exercise

Obese individuals who were involved in resistance training were more probable to see reductions in a form of heart fat associated with cardiovascular disease, a fresh research finds. In the tiny research, scientists determined that a certain form of heart fat, pericardial adipose tissue, was lowered in patients who did weight lifting, but not in those who worked to increase their endurance with aerobic exercise, according to a report released

LeBron James

The Los Angeles Lakers are planning to begin four-time MVP LeBron James at the point guard this season. The 6-foot-8 forward is supposedly starting with newly signed veteran guard Danny Green in the new look backcourt of the Lakers. LeBron is no stranger to the role of the point guard. He has regularly played the position of point-forward over his 16-year career. But this would be the first time a