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Woman Posts Photo of Smoking Baby on Facebook

A photo of a baby girl smoking a cigarette posted to account of a certain Ehrdz dela Cruz on Facebook is currently making rounds online. It is not clear if she’s the girl’s mother but the said photo has provoked outrage from social media

Nepal Hit by Another 7.4 Powerful Earthquake (VIDEOS)

Nepal has been hit by another powerful earthquake on Tuesday (May 12), sending people running out of the streets, more than two weeks after a 7.8-magnitude quake which killed more than 8,000 people. The US Geological Survey initially said the quake had a magnitude

Celia Veloso Will Apologize to PNoy Only If Mary Jane is Free

Celia Veloso, mother of drug convict Mary Jane Veloso, has apologized to the public but not to the President of the Philippines. In an interview with ABS-CBN reporter Doris Bigornia on Tuesday, Celia asked for understanding from the public. “I used the wrong words.

Mary Jane Veloso’s Mother Apologizes to the Public for Bashing Aquino Administration

Celia Veloso, mother of drug convict Mary Jane, says sorry to the public for bashing the Aquino administration over its handling of her daughter in Indonesia. She appeals to the public for understanding, saying what her family is going through is not easy. Last

Thai National Koko Narak Who Called Filipinos ‘Stupid Creatures’ Fired From Work

After his deportation charges, Koko Narak, the Thai national who called Filipinos as “pignoys,” “stupid creatures,” “low-class slum slaves” and “useless race in this world,” has been fired from his job. Cognizant Philippines, a business process outsourcing company based in Taguig City, has fired

Thai National Koko Narak Faces Deportation after Posting Racist Remarks Against Filipinos

Thai national Prasertsri Kosin is facing deportation after his racist remarks against Filipinos. In a report by ABS-CBN News, the Bureau of Immigration issued a deportation charges against Kosin also known as Koko Narak. See Update: Koko Narak Fired By His Employer in the

Mary Jane Veloso’s Mom Begs for Understanding for Bashing PNoy

Mary Jane Veloso’s mother, Celia, broke her silence on Saturday and begged for understanding from the people who called her ‘ungrateful’ for bashing President Benigno Aquino III days after her daughter’s scheduled execution in Indonesia. See Also: Celia Veloso Slams Pres. Aquino, PNoy Answers

Mary Jane Veloso’s Mom Slams Pres. Aquino, PNoy Answers ‘I Didn’t Create Your Problem’

Mary Jane Veloso’s mother Celia aired her grievances in a press briefing in Quezon City. She directly criticized President Benigno Aquino III for supposedly grabbing credit for her daughter’s reprieve. “Now that we’re back in the Philippines, we will be going after the government

Manny Pacquiao Wants to Visit Mary Jane Veloso in Indonesia

Filipino boxing champ Manny Pacquiao wish to travel all the way to Indonesia to visit drug convict Mary Jane Veloso, whose execution was spared at the last minute on Wednesday. See Also: Mary Jane Veloso Spared from Execution at the Last Minute According to

Spared Execution: #MaryJaneLives Trends on Twitter Worldwide

Mary Jane Veloso’s spared execution trended worldwide with hashtag #MaryJaneLives! Rappler initiated the hashtag and immediately trended in the Philippines and worldwide after posting the good news. See Also: Mary Jane Veloso Spared from Execution at the Last Minute Netizens quickly expressed their joy

Mary Jane Veloso Spared from Execution at the Last Minute

Miracles are real! Convicted Overseas Filipino Worker Mary Jane Veloso was not among those executed in Indonesia said Indonesian Attorney General HM Prasetyo. Prasetyo said the delay was “because there was a last-minute plea from the Philippine President. There was someone who surrendered today.

Mary Jane Veloso’s Execution and 8 Others Will Push Through

Indonesian Attorney General Muhammad Prasetyo announced late Tuesday that the deaths of eight other convicted drug traffickers by firing squad including overseas Filipina worker Mary Jane Veloso will push through. Also Read: Indonesia President Widodo Calls For Emergency Meeting on Mary Jane Veloso Case

Indonesia President Widodo Calls For Emergency Meeting on Mary Jane Veloso Case

Update as of 8pm today: Mary Jane Veloso’s Execution and 8 Others Will Push Through Indonesia President Joko Widodo called for an emergency meeting regarding the case of Mary Jane Veloso after learning that the alleged recruiter has surrendered to police authorities this morning.

Mary Jane Veloso’s Recruiter Surrenders to Police in Nueva Ecija

Mary Jane Veloso’s recruiter surrendered to police authorities in Nueva Ecjia on Tuesday, April 28, 2015. According to DZMM Radio, Maria Kristina Sergio, also known as Mary Christine Gulles Pasadilla, has turned herself in to the Nueva Ecija Provincial Police Office in Cabanatuan City

Manny Pacquiao Begs to Indonesian President to Save Mary Jane Veloso from Execution

Filipino boxing champ Manny Pacquiao is begging Indonesian President Joko Widodo to save the life of overseas Filipino worker Mary Jane Veloso, who was convicted of drug trafficking by an Indonesian court in 2010. In a message televised by GMA Network, Pacquiao said: “His

Mount Everest Avalanche after Nepal Earthquake Caught on Video

A German climber managed to capture the moment an avalanche on Mt. Everest barreled into a group of people after Saturday’s powerful 7.8 earthquake in Nepal. The video footage was posted on Youtube by Jost Kobusch, a climber from Germany who previously has posted