Global Pinoy News
Pinoy Global News
Duterte open to naval exercises with Japan
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, left, is shown the way by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe after a joint press conference following their meeting at Abe's official residence in Tokyo, Wednesday, Oct. 26, 2016. AP. TOKYO—After deciding to ...
Rody-Obama meeting still possible at APEC
The Philippines' Maverick President Duterte Offers a Glimpse of What Trump Foreign Policy Might Be Like
WATCH | Cost of war on drugs is at least P1 trillion: Duterte
Vine was the best way to enjoy sports
If you're a devoted follower of Sports Twitter, you know how important Vine is to them. It was everyone's go-to platform for sharing sports highlights, and everyone used it because it was so easy. All you had to do was rewind your DVR to a moment you ...
Vine was an underrated source of joy on the internet
Twitter users eulogize Vine with their favorite videos
Vine's dead. Is Twitter next?
Michelle Obama joins Hillary Clinton on campaign trail
First lady Michelle Obama and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton hug after speaking at a campaign rally at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C., Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) (Andrew Harnik).
Twitter - T.co
Bb. Pilipinas Kylie Verzosa is Miss International
ANOTHER BEAUTY QUEEN The Philippines' Kylie Verzosa, a model from Baguio City, is proclaimed Miss International 2016 during the pageant's coronation on Thursday night in Tokyo. —AP. The Philippines sustained its impressive record in the Miss ...
Get to know Miss International 2016 Kylie Verzosa
Miss Philippines crowned Miss International 2016
Filipino teacher wins Miss International pageant
Apple puts toe in touch waters with MacBook Pro remake
Apple today reworked its notebook line, boosting the touch-ability of the MacBook Pro line, not by letting users smudge the screen but with an adaptable bar above the top row of keys. The expected replacement for the row of function keys got the name ...
Does the Mac still matter?
Apple adds keyboard touch functions to Mac in major refresh
Apple's new MacBook Pro kills off most of the ports you probably need
Calais minors lured from camp then abandoned by authorities
The British and French governments were accused of breaching children's human rights as up to 50 teenagers were abandoned by authorities in Calais and forced into an industrial estate near the cleared-out refugee camp to sleep in makeshift conditions.
With French Camp Razed, Moved Migrants Try to Adapt Again
Razing of Calais 'Jungle' Camp Relocates Migrant Crisis
Refugees stranded in Calais after camp closure spark fears of 'another Jungle'
Iraqi villagers celebrate freedom from Islamic State, but still haunted by terror
FADILIYA, Iraq - When Kurdish fighters cleared Islamic State from the northern Iraqi village of Fadiliya, some residents celebrated by passing around cigarettes - an act that would have earned them a public whipping under the group's reign of terror.
Iraqis find bomb factory, tunnels on long road to Mosul
Mosul offensive: Up to 900 Isis jihadis killed while more than 11000 people are displaced in fighting
IS trickling out of Mosul as losses mount: US general
We Will Close the Gender Pay Gap ... in 170 Years?
A new report put out by the World Economic Forum (WEF) estimates that it could take 170 years to close the pay gap between men and women. Last year the WEF forecasted that it would take roughly 118 years for women to catch up. This year, they pushed ...
Women in Iceland protest country's 14 percent pay gap by leaving work 14 percent early – Women in the World in ...
Why Iceland is the best place in the world to be a woman
Women in Iceland to Leave Work at 2:38 PM
Nearly 22M Filipinos unable to buy basic food in 2015
Nearly 22 million Filipinos or 21.6 percent of the population were not able to buy their basic food and other needs last year, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said on Thursday. The poverty incidence among Filipinos in 2015 was estimated at 21 ...
The Philippine Consulate General in Sydney encourages registered Filipino Overseas Voters in New South Wales who have received their ballots packets from COMELEC-Manila for the 2016 Philippine National Elections to send their accomplished ballots to the Consulate as soon as possible.
The accomplished ballots may be submitted to the Consulate daily, including on weekends and holidays, from 9:00AM to 5:00PM on 9 April-8 May 2016, and from 9:00AM to 7:00PM on 9 May 2016.
For Filipino Overseas Voters who have not yet received their ballots, please check whether your name is in the following lists on the Consulate website,
• Returned-To-Sender (RTS) ballots; and
• List of voters with incomplete or no mailing address.
If your name is on either of the above lists, please contact the Consulate and look for Mr. Jessie Llaneta at Tel. No. 926207377, or send your complete details, e.g., mobile number and mailing address, to firstname.lastname@example.org, or contact the Duty Officer at mobile number 0415-426400.
Philippine Consulate General, Sydney
20 April 2016
Pia Alonzo wins Miss Universe 2015
Pia Alonzo was crowned Miss Universe 2015 on Sunday
She becomes only the third Filipina to win the crown after Gloria Diaz and Margarita Moran
She was crowned amid much confusion after host Steve Harvey initially announced Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez as the winner.
Harvey apologized and said he read the wrong results.