Air China launches second daily nonstop flight to Beijing

By Rhony Laigo Balita Media News Service SAN GABRIEL, CA – Two days after reports that China has overtaken Japan as the second biggest economy in 2010, Air China, the People’s Republic of China’s only flag carrier, announced that they are expanding their...

‘Realizations from the wheelchair’ by Jannelle So

SO LA By Jannelle So Realizations from the wheelchair According to a Harvard Study, accidents at home rank among the leading causes of death and injury in the United States. Sadly to me, it’s not just news that I can discuss on “Kababayan LA” (The first and only...

Signs you’re stressed out: Relax with these tips

Chronic stress has serious consequences (think: migraines, depression, heart disease), but most people don’t even realize how frazzled they are, says Dr. Elizabeth Ricanati, of the Cleveland Clinic’s Wellness Institute. Learn to recognize your body’s stress...

Rainy day delights

By Jenny Harper Gray winter skies keep many a kid peering out the windows – but when rain or bad weather keeps the family indoors for too long, however, the excitement can fade into boredom if you’re not prepared. That’s why I like to keep a few tricks up my...

Sharon to Piolo: ‘Take care of KC’

MANILA, Feb 16 (Mabuhay) – Megastar Sharon Cuneta shared that ever since Piolo Pascual admitted his relationship with her daughter KC the actor is already part of their family. “Piolo is welcome, and he’s part of our family in a way kahit hindi officially. Ang...

Obama calls CBS correspondent sexually assaulted in Egypt

(CNN) – President Barack Obama on Wednesday telephoned CBS correspondent Lara Logan, who was brutally attacked last week in Cairo’s Tahrir Square after the resignation of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. A White House official, speaking on condition of not being...

VP Binay to plead for convicts’ lives in China

MANILA, February 17, 2011 (AFP) – The Philippines on Thursday said China had agreed to receive the country’s vice president in a last ditch mission to save three Filipinos set to be executed next week for drugs smuggling. Vice President Jejomar Binay is scheduled to...

‘Republic of the Philippines’ not the same as ‘people of the Philippines’

By Zaldy Lenon Balita Media News Service – Manila Bureau Cadiz and other OSG lawyers said the Republic of the Philippines is not synonymous with the People of the Philippines and it is the OSG and not the OSP or the Ombudsman which represents the Republic of the...

Who is afraid of The Filipino Flash?

By David Casuco Balita Media News Service LOS ANGELES – Next to the Pacman, Nonito Donaire Jr. is the next best thing in Philippine boxing right now. Boxing pundits, though, are still ambivalent as to whether or not Ring Magazine’s No. 5 pound-for-pound boxer in the...

People Power Revolution in the Philippines and Egypt

By Rey Andres The will of the people mattered and won in the Philippines and Egypt 25 years apart. The Philippines’ People Power Revolution also known as the EDSA Revolution in 1986 marked the restoration of a country beset by problems from years of neglect and apathy. The...
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