Former yoga missionary could bring Philippine mining industry to its knees

MANILA: The Philippines’ environment secretary, Gina Lopez, comes from one of the country’s wealthiest families, with business stakes in media empires, energy and manufacturing. But she herself had mostly stayed away from the limelight, choosing a life of travelling, spirituality and yoga. When she returned to the Philippines, she became a passionate advocate for the …

Cities and monuments switch off for Earth Hour

PARIS: The Empire State Building and United Nations headquarters in New York joined other iconic buildings and monuments around the world plunging into darkness for sixty minutes on Saturday (Mar 25) to mark Earth Hour and draw attention to climate change. The Eiffel Tower, the Kremlin, the Acropolis in Athens and Sydney’s Opera House also …

Sex tourism in Pattaya frustrates Thai government

PATTAYA, Thailand: With mascots dressed as smiling fish and a police rock band, Thai authorities launched a “Happy Zone” at the weekend to improve the image of a city notorious for sex tourism. Stung by foreign headlines portraying the seaside resort of Pattaya as “Sin City” and “The World’s Sex Capital”, Thailand’s government has begun …

Angler Fish Attacks Girl On Land “Animal Planet Sea Creature Not Toy Shark Attack”

Angler Fish Attacks Girl On Land “Animal Planet Sea Creature Toy” Shark Attacks Girl At Playground “Sharknado Season, Watchout” Mega & Great White Shark Toys https://youtu.be/bZDoS03qpPk Girl Fights Off Shark Attack At Playground “Mega & Great White Toy Sharks” https://youtu.be/ae0V7ZyfN_0 Shark Attacks Girls At Pumpkin Patch! “Toy Sharks by Animal Planet” https://youtu.be/lQjUp7P8eqI Feeding My Pet …