As you may have heard, North Korea’s mass games are making a return for 2019 — but what are they and how did they come into being? Mass games are not actually games, but rather an unfathomably huge gymnastics performance involving tens of thousands of performers. In its latest incarnation it is officially known as the Grand Mass Gymnastics and Artistic Performance … [Full Story...] about North Korea confirms return of mass games… but what are they, and why?
President Duterte has announced the permanent termination of peace talks with the Communist Party of the Philippines. The president made the announcement during … [Full Story...] about Duterte announces ‘permanent end’ to peace negotiations with Reds
The Supreme Court has upheld the conviction of an Irishman who was found with less than a gram of marijuana at a Philippine airport. In a decision made last … [Full Story...] about Supreme Court upholds conviction of Irishman for .38 grams of marijuana
Five women who allegedly live-streamed the online abuse of minors — including their own children — have been arrested during three operations in Cebu. The raids … [Full Story...] about Five Lapu-Lapu City mothers arrested for online abuse of children
A Boracay hotel resort has been torn down for violating the 30-metre “easement rule” by encroaching onto the island's shoreline. The Boracay Plaza Beach Resort … [Full Story...] about Boracay hotel resort torn down for encroaching onto beach