Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

Australia's competition watchdog, Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC), has on Thursday awarded a conditional approval to the partnership of Qantas Airways with Emirates as the former reclaims its fading glory in the global airline indust

From Global Markets Apr 21

Flight 370 or Plane Turnaround Syndrome Scares Passengers of Qantas, Malaysian Airlines

The mysterious disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 360 seems to have created a Flight 370 syndrome characterised by air passengers fearing the worst-case scenario once their plane turns around or diverts from its original route.

Amir Khan

From Sports Apr 17

Boxing News 2014: Amir Khan Inks Contract With Mayweather Adviser, Boosts Chance of Bout With Money May

British boxer Amir Khan is dead set on fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr even if Money May glossed over him in favour of Argentinian boxer Marcos Maidana. To ensure better chances he would be picked for Mayweather's remaining matches until the unbeaten boxer retires, Khan signed with Al Haymon, the boxing adviser of Money May.

Manny Pacquiao

From Sports Apr 17

Boxing News 2014: Expert Warns Dream Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight Could Turn into a Ring Nightmare

Despite the impressive victory that eight-division titleholder Manny Pacquiao scored on Saturday against American boxer Timothy Bradley, boxing experts doubt if the dream bout between Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr would still happen at all.

Samsung Galaxy S5 India Price Revealed Ahead of 11 April Release

From Tech Apr 17

Galaxy 5S Wins Over Nexus 5, iPhone 5S, HTC One M8 in Torture Test, Thanks to Plastic Body

Square Trade, a gadget warranty outlet, subjected four flagship phones to a torture test. These are the Samsung Galaxy S5, Apple iPhone5S, HTC One M8 and Nexus 5. The results showed that using a plastic case for phones is not necessarily a point against the South Korean giant.

A wounded man is rushed to a hospital after a suicide attack in Jalalabad

From Law Apr 17

Double Ouch: Rapper Cuts Penis Then Jumps from North Hollywood Building; Survives Suicide Attempt

Andre Johnson, a Los Angeles rapper, is now in double pain and likely super embarrassed as well. On Wednesday, he first severed his penis and then attempted suicide by jumping from the second floor an apartment building in North Hollywood.

Manny Pacquiao Ruled The MGM Grand Arena

From Sports Apr 17

Boxing News 2014: Philippine Taxwoman Has Lesser to Collect from Pacquiao Since Live Gate Receipts of Saturday Rematch Lower at $7.8 Million

Despite the impressive unanimous decision that eight-division titleholder Manny Pacquiao secured on Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, over erstwhile unbeaten American boxer Timothy Bradley, some boxing analysts agree with the beaten pugilist's observation that Manny's killer instinct is gone.

A man travelling on a stolen passport on the missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 was a young Iranian who has no links to terrorists.

From Tech Apr 17

Malaysian Airlines Flight 370: Despite Repeated Warnings, Hoax Video That Says Missing Jet Found in Indian Ocean Persists

Hoax video makers continue to have a field day over social media sites, fooling people into believing that the missing Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 jet was found. These sites trick readers by using catchy titles such as Shocking Video but frustrate them by asking clickers to first share the video before they could view it.

Weibo

From Companies Apr 17

Sina Weibo Debuts in New York’s Nasdaq on April 17, IPO Aims to Raise $340 Million

Beijing-based Sina Weibo is due to debut this week in New York through an initial public offering (IPO) that seeks to raise at least $340 million.

Portugal's soccer star Ronaldo poses during the launch ceremony of his CR7 by Cristiano Ronaldo underwear line at Madrid's city hall

From Science Apr 17

17-Year-Old Irish Teen Goes into Coma After Friend Squeezes Testicles

Young men, beware of the consequences of teen pranks such as squeezing your pal's testicles. In the case of a 17-year-old Irish student, the joke gone bad led to the doctors treating him to place the youth in a state of induced coma.

''Harry Potter'' rings up record $476 million globally

From Tech Apr 17

Harry Potter Wannabees Could Now Enroll in Free 9-Week Online Course on Wizardry

For kids aspiring to acquire wizardry knowledge and skills, inspired no doubt after watching the Harry Potter series, they can now enroll for free at a nine-week online training course.