Missing OFW Domestic Helper Norisa Manambit Found Comatose in Kuwait

OFW domestic helper Norisa Manambit

Another overseas Filipino worker is fighting for her life in Kuwait. But the case if domestic helper Norisa Manambit is quite different from other OFWs who were abused by their employers. How did an OFW domestic worker in Saudi Arabia end up comatose in a hospital in Kuwait? (Getty Images) Norisa Manambit was deployed as a domestic helper in Damman, More...

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MRT service Holy Week
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

MRT Train Service to Improve After 3-Day Holy Week Overhaul: DoTr

If plans to not miscarry, expect improved MRT train service after Holy Week. This according to the Department of Transportation (DoTr) which says spare parts for the MRT trains and the whole system have started More...

Largest samba dance
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

LOOK Kidapawan Breaks ‘Largest Samba Dance’ Guinness World Record

After Kidapawan set a new world record for ‘largest cha cha dance’ last year, residents broke another Guinness world record recently – the largest samba dance. More than 18,000 Kidapawan City More...

Clark airport extortion Korean tourist
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Monday, February 19th, 2018

Korean Tourist Cries Extortion from Clark Airport Customs Officials

A Korean woman is accusing some Clark customs officials of extortion, and even theft. According to the Korean tourist, certain customs officials demanded they pay $137 as ‘tax’ for items they bought More...

Horacio Atio Castillo III
By Randy Antonio On Monday, February 19th, 2018

8 UST Law Students Involved in Horacio ‘Atio’ Castillo Fatal Hazing Expelled

The University of Santo Tomas (UST) expelled eight Civil Law students involved in the hazing of Atio Castillo last year. Castillo was found dead by his parents in a morgue after undergoing hazing by the Aegis Juris More...

Gilias Pilipinas lineup
By Randy Antonio On Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Gilas Pilipinas Lineup for 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers Announced

June Mar Fajardo, Japeth Aguilar and Kiefer Ravena lead the list of the Gilas Pilipinas roster for the 2019 FIBA World Cup Asian Qualifiers. Coach Chot Reyes announced his Gilas lineup Sunday night via Twitter. Andrey More...

Oil price rollback
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Sunday, February 18th, 2018

Oil Price Rollback: Gasoline, Diesel Fuel Prices Decreased ‘Big-Time’ Sunday

A days after Phoenix Petroleum surprised everyone with a fuel price cut, other Philippine oil companies announced their own gasoline and diesel price rollbacks for Sunday, February 18. Gasoline, diesel and kerosene More...

Michael Martinez Winter Olympics
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Michael Martinez Places 28th at 2018 Winter Olympics Skating Competition

Pinoy figure skater Michael Martinez ended his journey at the 2018 Winter Olympics. Martinez placed 28th in the field of 30 figure skaters as was thus eliminated after the Short Program. Michael Martinez during More...

Joanna Demafelis OFW in freezer
By Randy Antonio On Saturday, February 17th, 2018

Body of OFW in Freezer Joanna Demafelis Arrives, Family Cries for Justice

Joanna Demafelis is finally in her home soil. The body of the OFW who was found dumped in a freezer in Kuwait arrived in Manila Friday morning and will be flown to Iloilo on Saturday. Meanwhile, Demafelis’ More...

Pastor Quiboloy Duterte
By Randy Antonio On Friday, February 16th, 2018

Duterte Ally Pastor Quiboloy Detained in Hawaii Over ‘Smuggled Money’

Pastor Apollo Quiboloy of the Kingdom of Jesus Christ was detained by customs police in Hawaii. Quiboloy, a known friend of President Rodrigo Duterte, was held after $350,000 was found in his private plane bound More...