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Back-to-back win? 'Intimidated' Pacquiao speaks at Oxford, Cambridge

Nov 07, 2018 - 11:30 AM

Senator Manny Pacquiao talks about his rags-to-riches story and his political plans before students of two prestigious universities in the United Kingdom

SPEECH. Senator Manny Pacquiao delivers his message before students of the University of Oxford. Photo from Jinkee Pacquiao's Instagram

3 million users exposed in new Facebook data leak

May 15, 2018 - 4:00 PM

Data acquired by a quiz app called 'myPersonality' became accessible to mostly anyone due to insufficient security provisions, reports technology magazine New Scientist

Being overweight, obese cuts lifespan by one to 10 years – study

Jul 14, 2016 - 9:45 PM

The risk of coronary heart disease stroke respiratory disease and cancer are all increased in persons who are overweight or obese

(FILES) This combination of file photos made on April 1, 2016 in Paris shows (From L) obese people in Los Angeles in July 30, 2003, Mexico City on May 20, 2013 and Manchester on October 10, 2006. Over one in eight adults are now obese -- a ratio that has more than doubled since 1975 and will swell to one in five by 2025, a major survey reported April 1, 2016. Of about five billion adults alive in 2014, 641 million were obese, the data showed -- and projected the number will balloon past 1.1 billion in just nine years.  / AFP PHOTO

Pacquiao faces lawsuit, 2016 elections, Sudoku | The wRap

May 06, 2015 - 7:58 PM

Manny Pacquiao faces a class action suit Comelec’s Bautista says there will be two public bids for the 2016 elections Singapore’s Prime Minister shares his Sudoku solver code

Q&A: Did Kathmandu shift?

Apr 28, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Possibly about 3 meters southward according to initial analysis of seismological data obtained from sound waves which travel through Earth after an earthquake says tectonics expert James Jackson

An elderly woman mourns in front of her destroyed home in the Kumalpur village, on the outskirts of capital Kathmandu, Nepal, 27 April 2015, with some black hair visible (background C) of a 10-year-old girl that died in the earthquake and was cremated last night. Kumalpur village is a small village town situated north of Kathmandu where 9 people including 4 children were killed.EPA/N ARENDRA SHRESTHA

Milky Weigh: Scientists take weight of the galaxy

Jul 31, 2014 - 3:11 PM

The study led by the University of Edinburgh is the first time that scientists have been able to measure accurately the mass of the galaxy that contains our solar system

A panorama of the Southern Sky above the Paranal platform, home of ESO’s Very Large Telescope, 9 December 2009. H.H. Heyer/ESO

Want to jail the corrupt? Wait for at least 10 years

Jan 14, 2014 - 4:44 PM

Fix the bottleneck in the Sandiganbayan where it takes an average of 10 2 years to finish cases says former Ombudsman Simeon Marcelo

Docu on Stephen Hawking shows trials, triumphs

Sep 20, 2013 - 10:21 AM

Life of celebrated scientist revisited in fresh light his ALS lectures on space time the universe

NEW DOCU. Hawking with Finnegan. Photo: Andrew Cowie/AFP