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Only in Asia: 17 utterly weird slogans printed on clothes

When you travel in Southeast Asia, all sorts of things can leave you scratching your head. But for me, one of  the biggest mysteries is the amount of utterly weird slogans that get printed on clothing. Here are a few of my favourites:                    …


Man born without legs helps keep streets safe for schoolchildren

A man born without legs has not let his disability stop him working as a traffic controller in Cebu City. For five years Magdalino Borces has been a familiar sight outside a private school in Barangay Mabolo helping to keep people safe through his sheer determination and whistle. Mr Borces,…







Will Filipina be lucky number 9 for UK’s most wed man?

Britain’s most married man is planning his ninth wedding after meeting a Filipina 42 years his junior. Ron Sheppard, aged 68, proposed to Cristel Marquez Lalec, 26, on New Year’s Eve last year after spending Christmas with her family in Pampanga. Miss Lalec lives with her mother and seven-month-old son…