George Michael is dead

George Michael, 53 years old, formerly of Wham!, has died peacefully at home. There is no indication of any untoward circumstances surrounding his death, police said. Michael, whose real name is Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou, was born in London, became popular in the 1980s with Andrew Ridgeley in their Wham! duo. The duo’s was also famousRead More

House Justice Committee approves Death Penalty in the Philippines

The death penalty has finally been restored in the Philippines on Wednesday, December 7 by the House Justice committee with 12-6-1 votes. The death penalty was last abolished in 2006 during president Gloria Arroyo’s term. This is how House Justice Committee voted: In favor Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas, Ilocos Norte 1st District Deputy Speaker FredenilRead More

Top 10 Deadliest Storms in the Philippines

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Below is the list of the deadliest storms that hit the Philippines in terms of the number of death. Two of the storms in the list I have witnessed the aftermath of the devastation – Yolanda and Sendong.   Storm name International name Date   Center of Devastation  Number of deaths of people 1. HaiphongRead More