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Manyakis?*

Manyakis?*

TATLONG matatapang na kalahok sa Miss Earth 2018 na sina Miss Canada Yvonne Vandenberg, Miss England Abbey Gyles-Brown at Miss Guam Emma Mae Sheedy ang lumantad para ibunyag ang umano ay sexual harassment na naranasan umano nila sa isang manyakis na sponsor. Si Vandenberg na umatras sa kompetisyon dahil sa damdaming hindi siya ligtas dito ay sinimulang i-harass daw sa […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 0 comments · Opinions
Check out these TechSec industry leaders as they talk about the current trends.

Technology and Security Leaders Unite at Tech Talk 2018

Beyond Deadlines is a media partner of this event. THE tech industry is evolving at an unprecedented pace and if people are not fully invested in keeping up with the latest developments, they might feel overwhelmed with the sheer amount of information available. This is why WOCEE and WOSAS 2018, the biggest technology and security expo in the country respectively, […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Business
Eat right & live right with HealthyMealsPH!

Eat right & live right with HealthyMealsPH!

EATING a healthy diet doesn’t have to boring, bland and complicated. It’s about eating the right amount, right calories without depriving ourselves to enjoy our food. Food must help us feel great, have more energy for the day, to improve our health, to be physically fit and even helping our mood to become happy and healthy all throughout the day! […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Business, Health
Giant Xmas tree at NAIA 2 greets Pinoys returning for holidays. Image by GMA Network

X-MAS at NAIA

By Benjamin Lim Vergara AIR travelers can’t help but stare at the unique, avant-garde Christmas tree at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) with a bright, fun and funky colors. The Christmas tree was lit up on Monday evening by Philippine Airlines (PAL) President and COO Jaime J. Bautista and Manila International Airport Authority (MIAA) General Manager Ed Monreal at […]

by Benjie Vergara· · 0 comments · Events, News
Luke Who’s Talking #115*

Luke Who’s Talking #115*

“Kapag ang drug addict na rehab na at bumalik pa sa kanyang bisyo, hindi na po ito addiction … ito po ay bokasyon na”                 *The opinion of this author is his/hers alone. It is not necessarily the views of Beyond Deadlines. BD Admin: You think your friends gonna like this piece? If […]

by Luke Coloco· · 0 comments · Grains of Salt
Last year’s (November 2017) photo of the Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV) rally in Hollywood. The yearly march has returned to the Filipinotown in the City of Los Angeles as the City of West Hollywood doesn’t want the Filipino American rally there anymore. Photo by Abner Galino

March for Pinoy veterans comes back to Filipinotown

By Abner Galino THE annual march that seeks justice for Filipino World War II veterans, which has been known as “Hollywood march for justice,” has returned to the historic Filipinotown in Los Angeles. The City of West Hollywood has refused to issue rally permit to the Justice for Filipino American Veterans (JFAV), the prime mover of the yearly demonstration. One […]

by Abner Galino· · 0 comments · Diaspora, News
QC urges SC to designate a special court to handle local law offenses

QC urges SC to designate a special court to handle local law offenses

TO deliver speedy disposition of local cases and help declog municipal and regional trial courts, the Quezon City Council passed a resolution urging the Supreme Court to designate a special court in all cities and municipalities to handle cases of violation of local ordinances. City Resolution 7601-2018, introduced by Councilors Gian Carlo G. Sotto and Godofredo Liban II, states that […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · News
Fil-Ams mobilize opposition to  “looming Philippine dictatorship”

Fil-Ams mobilize opposition to “looming Philippine dictatorship”

By Abner Galino MALAYA, a U.S.-based alliance against the killings in the Philippines, on Friday night held a forum in downtown Los Angeles to galvanize Filipinos and non-Filipinos to oppose President Rodrigo Duterte. The forum, “Voices From The Frontlines: Stories from the Human Rights Crisis in the Philippines and the Struggle for Justice,” was hosted by actress and activist Giselle […]

by Abner Galino· · 0 comments · Diaspora, News
Presidential Communications Office head Secretary Martin Andanar. Image © http://www.gmanetwork.com

Andanar awarded outstanding public servant

By Rodolfo Andal PRESIDENTIAL Communications Secretary Martin Andanar was awarded the ‘Most Outstanding Public Servant’ during the 2nd Diamond Golden Awards last Saturday at Marco Polo Hotel in Pasig City. Aside from Sec. Andanar, other public servants including Senator Cynthia Villar, Quezon City second district congressman Alfred Vargas and Interior and Local Government Assistant Secretary Marjorie Jalosjos and other individuals […]

by Rodolfo Andal· · 0 comments · News
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‘Seven Days’ to give more international exposure for the CNMI

By Lori Lyn Lirio MARIANAS Visitors Authority Managing Director Chris Concepcion expressed hope that the CNMI will once again be the center of attention in international film arena as China’s top film production is on Saipan to shoot for a popular TV series ‘Seven Days’. “This film will provide millions of dollars worth of exposure for the CNMI which we […]

by Lori Lyn Lirio· · 0 comments · Entertainment, News
Ecowaste members during Thursday's protest action in front of the South Korean embassy

South Korea, take your garbage back- EcoWaste Coalition

THE EcoWaste Coalition, an environment and public health watchdog, asked the South Korean government to act with dispatch and take back its garbage which was brought to the country using bogus importation papers. The demand was aired Thursday by the coalition while holding a peaceful protest action outside the Embassy of the Republic of South Korea. The group submitted a […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Environment, News
Christians: the only Bible that non-Christians will ever see

Christians: the only Bible that non-Christians will ever see

By Khushbakht Peters* I belong to the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. It is a Muslim majority country, where out of the population of 193 million only five per cent are religious minorities. 2.5 per cent are Christian, with the remaining 2.5 per cent comprising of Hindus, Sikhs, Baha’i, Kalasha, Parsis and Buddhists. Living in any country as a religious minority […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Word from the East
War Scenario in the Middle East and Beyond: Part III*

War Scenario in the Middle East and Beyond: Part III*

THE Battle for the Eurasian Heartland: Who has What? Who will WIN? Let us assume that after Putin’s announcement to the world that Russia now possesses nuclear delivery systems that are impervious to any known US anti-missile defense system, “mutually-assured destruction” or MAD will hold and prevent humanity from self-destruction. But MAD will not prevent the lone superpower US from […]

by Victor Corpus, M.P.A.· · 0 comments · Opinions
Eight reasons not to miss the 18th World Bazaar Festival

Eight reasons not to miss the 18th World Bazaar Festival

Beyond Deadlines is a media partner of this event. NOW on its 18th year, the World Bazaar Festival – the country’s longest running annual charity bazaar is back to present another unforgettable holiday experience with a “Boogie Woobie” Christmas! At WBF 2018, bazaar goers can expect to find a cool, retro-themed bazaar ambiance along with an array of event highlights […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Business
Former MHS student gets training opportunity at NASA

Former MHS student gets training opportunity at NASA

By Lori Lyn Lirio LEAN Dizon Teodoro, a 22-year old Filipino-American may have come from a small island of Saipan but her dream is as big as the universe. Teodoro, a graduating student at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, landed internship stints at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration or NASA. For three semesters, she was part of the […]

by Lori Lyn Lirio· · 0 comments · News
PH President Rodrigo Duterte © AP Photo / Aaron Favila

‘That’s Reality’: Duterte Tells US South China Sea is Now in ‘Beijing’s Hands’

By Sputnik News BEIJING currently controls the vast majority of islands, reefs and shoals in the South China Sea, which are also claimed by a number of other nations in the region, including Taiwan, the Philippines, Vietnam, Cambodia, Malaysia, Indonesia and Brunei. Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has warned Washington against bickering with Beijing over the South China Sea, which he conceded is already […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · News
Asia’s garbage dump*

Asia’s garbage dump*

IS the garbage problem of South Korea slowly becoming insurmountable, forcing its people to find other locations where they can dump their trash? And do they think so little of us and consider our country as Asia’s garbage dump where they can freely dispose of their rubbish? A report revealed that a ship from South Korea containing tons of plastic […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 0 comments · Opinions
Benilde films lead UFF5 winners

Benilde films lead UFF5 winners

By Seymour Barros Sanchez CAPSTONE projects from the Digital Filmmaking program of De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde recently dominated the fifth Urduja Film Festival open competition at Sison Auditorium in Lingayen, Pangasinan. Film alumnus Michael Joshua Pagaduan’s “Kaming Mga Nakakulong” paved the way for Benilde by bagging Best Film and Best Actor for lead star Matt Daclan. The short […]

Nabalewala*

Nabalewala*

MAITUTURING na malaking setback para sa mga awtoridad ang naganap na pagbalewala sa kanilang pagsisikap at kontrobersyal na pagpapalaya sa anak ng nakapiit at nasentensyahang 72-anyos na Taiwanese drug queen na si Yu Yuk Lai. Akalain ninyong ayon sa desisyon ay kulang umano sa probable cause ang pag-isyu ng korte ng search warrant sa anak ni Yuk Lai na si […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 0 comments · Opinions
Enhancing the Peoples’ Voice at the ASEAN Civil Society Conference 2018

Enhancing the Peoples’ Voice at the ASEAN Civil Society Conference 2018

THE ASEAN Civil Society Conference / ASEAN Peoples’ Forum 2018 took place in Singapore early this month . Held a week before the 33rd ASEAN Summit chaired by Singapore (Nov. 2 to 4), the event was an intensive 3-day meeting with plenaries, workshops and diverse cultural and film screenings focused on ACSC/APF thematic spaces. The conference, organised in Singapore for […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Events, News
Casey Banes Paculan (2nd from the left) flanked by the other winners of the Queen of QC Pageant. Photo by QC PAISO

New Queen of Quezon City vows to push for LGBT rights

CASEY Paculan of Barangay Pinyahan was crowned the Queen of Quezon City last Saturday during the coronation night of the Queen of QC Pageant at the University of the Philippines Theater. Paculan topped 23 other candidate-representatives from Quezon City’s 142 barangays. The Queen of Quezon City Pageant is a venue for members of the LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer) […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Events, News
WOSAS 2018 is an avenue for self-defense and protection of oneself.

WOSAS 2018 Leads the Way Towards a Safer Future

Beyond Deadlines is a media partner of this event. RECOGNIZING The ever-evolving nature of safety and security, the World of Safety and Security Expo or simply WOSAS, is back to showcase the latest innovations in safety and security for the second time around. Now on its 2nd year, WOSAS aspires to lead Filipinos “Towards a Safer Future” with another groundbreaking […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Business
FEU film vies in Gensan

FEU film vies in Gensan

By Seymour Barros Sanchez A SHORT film from the Far Eastern University is competing in the 6th Salamindanaw Asian Film Festival Philippine category from November 12 to 16 in General Santos City. “Sa Gabing Tanging Liwanag ay Paniniwala”(Belief as the Light in Darkness), directed by Francis Guillermo, tells about a town captain (Soliman Cruz) who leads a search for townsfolk […]

Alejano inducts officers of Samahang Magdalo-US chapter

Alejano inducts officers of Samahang Magdalo-US chapter

By Abner Galino “As long as the purpose of God in your life is not yet done, you are immortal. Hindi ka mamamatay. Pero ‘pag ang purpose ng Diyos sa buhay mo ay tapos na, you could die anytime, even in your sleep.” Thus said Philippine legislator and opposition leader Rep. Gary Alejano before a crowd of Filipino Americans who […]

by Abner Galino· · 0 comments · Diaspora, News
House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. Image © https://en.wikipedia.org

OTS asked Arroyo to remove shoes

By Benjamin Lim Vergara   AN Office for Transportation Security (OTS) personnel broke protocol when he asked former President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo to take off her shoes as she passes a security checkpoint at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport recently. This despite the alleged coordination between airport security officials and the Presidential Security Group team responsible for Ms. Arroyo’s security. […]

by Benjie Vergara· · 0 comments · News