Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

Strong winds and waves brought by Typhoon Hagupit pound the seawall in Legazpi City, Albay province southern Luzon December 7, 2014. The powerful typhoon tore through the central Philippines on Sunday, bringing howling winds that toppled trees and power a

From Science Dec 07

Typhoon Ruby Kills 4 People, Batters Philippines Anew

Just a little bit more than a year after Super Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) ravaged the Philippines in November 2013, another super typhoon, Ruby (Hagupit) battered the country again on Sunday, particularly the Eastern Visayas which was hit by Haiyan.

Malaysia's former prime minister Mahathir Mohamad talks to reporters at the conclusion of a conference on Yemen's industrial investment potential in the south-eastern Yemeni port city of Mukalla December 23, 2008.

From Companies Dec 07

Former PM Says Malaysians Are ‘Too Stupid’ To Run Airline

Kazanah Nasional Berhad, the majority state-owned company that operates the embattled Malaysia Airlines announced on Saturday the appointment of Christopher R Mueller as chief executive airline. His designation aims to boost the business of the air carrier that suffered from two major air tragedies in 2014.

Arizona Cardinals' Darnell Dockett salutes fans after their win over the Seattle Seahawks at the end of their NFL football game in Phoenix, Arizona September 9, 2012.

From Tech Dec 05

NFL Player Darnell Dockett Plans To Delete Twitter Account After Controversy Generated By Malia Obama Viral Photo

The heat in the kitchen has become too hot for NFL player Daniel Dockett whose retweet of the tight jeans image of Maila Obama has gone viral.

U.S. President Barack Obama And His Family, Daughters Malia (L) and Sasha (2nd L), first lady Michelle Obama (C)

From Politics & Policy Dec 05

No More Rolled Eyes & Bored Looks, Just Big Smiles For Malia & Sasha Obama At White House Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

After unwittingly creating a social media storm last week because of their rolled eyes and bored looks, Malia and Sasha Obama appears to have learned some lessons in public appearances. On Thursday, the two presidential daughters were photographed with big smiles at the yearly Christmas Tree lighting ceremony at the White House, reports The Telegraph.

Britain's Prince Harry visits the Field of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey, in central London, November 6, 2014.

From Politics & Policy Dec 05

Prince Harry Explains 2012 Las Vegas Nude Photos To Not Acting Like A Royal

Buckingham Palace has been quite used to scandals involving members of the royal family. There was Princess Margaret's love affairs, Prince Charles' divorce with Princess Diana and other royal dangerous liaisons. But none was perhaps as modern-day as the nude photo scandal of Prince Harry.

South Korean singer Psy performs during the opening ceremony of the 17th Asian Games in Incheon September 19, 2014.

From Tech Dec 05

Gangnam Style Video Breaks YouTube’s View Counter

Almost two years ago, Korean singer made Internet record with his Gangnam Style music video hitting 1 billion hits. He repeated the feat this December 2014 when the same video, seen below, went past the 2 billionth mark.

Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott During An Official Visit To Putrajaya, Malaysia

From Politics & Policy Dec 05

PM Tony Abbott Admits Feeling Bad About Plummeting Popularity

But just a little more than a year in power, Tony Abbott is experiencing what Kevin Rudd was going through the dying days of the Labor Party. In an interview with ABC, Mr Abbott admitted that man voters now feel dismayed, disappointed and surprised with how he runs the party that the shoe is now on ...

Gay couples smile during a mass wedding in Mexico City

From Law Dec 05

European Court Of Justice Ditches Erection Tests On Gay Asylum Seekers

The European Court of Justice disallowed the use of Phallometric tests on gay asylum seekers. The court made the decision after three homosexual men from and Africa and a Muslim applied for asylum in Europe because gays are penalised in their countries.

U.S. first lady Michelle Obama (L), her daughters Sasha (C) and Malia visit the Museum of Qin Terracotta Warriors and Horses, in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, March 24, 2014.

From Politics & Policy Dec 04

Malia Obama Gets 3rd Social Media Hit As NFL Player Reposts Her Tight Jeans Photo On Instagram

At the rate first daughter Malia Obama is getting all the social media attention, reality star and attention-seeker Kim Kardashian should be planning her next nude photoshoot so she would again be the talk of the town.

Chris Algieri of the U.S. falls

From Sports Dec 04

Only 300,000 PPV Buys For Pacquiao-Algieri Bout

Big-name boxers like Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are lucky because their guaranteed purses are eight digits, while their opponents get only in the lower seven-digit figure. The share in pay-per-view (PPV) buys is no longer a reliable source of boosting their earnings further since trends indicate lower PPVs.