Big animals could vanish within 100 years, warn experts

June 14, 2019
Rob Cooke, lead author of the study published in the journal Nature Communications, said: “By far the biggest threat to birds and mammals is humankind - with habitats being destroyed due to our impact on the planet, such as deforestation, hunting, intensive farming, urbanisation and the effects of global warming.

Trump’s trade war “backlash”

“SMARTING” from his new “trade deal” with Mexico wherein in exchange for not imposing huge tariffs on Mexican goods entering the US, Mexico agrees to deal more harshly, err, more effectively, with illegal immigrants, US strongman, oops, president, Donald Trump, said, “a trade war is easy to win.”

Smile, your’re in police, barangay cameras in Metro Manila

EQUIPPED by so-called ‘ultimate witnesses’ or powerful Closed-Circuit Television (CCTV) cameras, the Philippine National Police have activated so-called ‘safe zones’ in Metro Manila other parts of the country in time for the opening of regular classes this month as part of their increased effort to reduce street crimes and protect students and the rest of the public, the PNP leadership headed by Director General Oscar D. Albayalde said yesterday.

Nationwide gun ban ends this midnight

WHEN the clock strikes at 12 tonight, the nationwide gun ban officially ends with the Philippine National Police going on another mission: the need to ensure the certainty of punishment for over 4,600 persons arrested for violating the prohibition on the unauthorized carrying of firearms and other deadly weapons during the election period which started last January 12.