Articles By Vittorio Hernandez

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 Travel Apr 07

Malaysian Airlines Flight 370: Signals from Pings Indicate Black Box Could be 14,764 Feet Underwater, Deeper than Titanic Wreck

Indications that three pings received by a Chinese and Australian vessel are from a black box are raising hopes from the international community that it would finally lead to the location of the Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777 jet believed to have crashed into the Indian Ocean.

Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios Boxing Fight in Macau: Pacquiao Wins!

From Sports Apr 07

Boxing News 2014: Philippine Tax Bureau Eyes Proceeds of Pacquiao’s Rematch With Bradley to Settle Alleged Tax Debt; Bradley Vows to Throw Left Hook to KO Pacman

While sports fans are eagerly anticipating next week's rematch between eight-division titleholder Manny Pacquiao and unbeaten American boxer Timothy Bradley to find out who's the better boxer, a Philippine government office is waiting for the same bout for another reason.

Cannabis found Drakelow in Kidderminster PIC: Reuters

From Global Markets Apr 07

Tips on Cannabis Stock Trading from the ‘Wolf of Weed Street’

A 35-year-old disaster consultant quit his job in December after making $515,000 so far in trading marijuana stocks. Thanks to the legalisation of cannabis in some states, trading in the once-prohibited drug - both in real leaf and on paper - is becoming a growing subsector in international stock trading.

Bumblebees Trained to Crack Puzzles for Treats: Researchers find

From Science Apr 07

Nose, Upper Lip & Penis Top List of Body Parts Considered Most Painful for a Bee Sting

Because of the painful bee sting on his nose, Michael Smith, a graduate student of Cornell University, was almost unwilling to have a third sting on his proboscis unlike 24 other body parts where he was bitten 5 times each as part of a science experiment.

Typhoon Haiyan

From Science Apr 07

German Advisor Warns Another Haiyan-Strong Typhoon Could Hit Philippines; Tropical Storm Peipah Enters Country’s Area of Responsibility

This early, Filipinos have been told to prepare for another typhoon whose strength could be as strong as Haiyan (Yolanda) which hit the Philippines in November 2013. The strongest typhoon on record, Haiyan killed about 6,000 people and destroyed a lot of homes and infrastructure in the Visayas region, and until now, families are still rebuilding their lives and homes.

MH370 Black Box Found? Chinese Ship Picks up Pulse Signal Possibly Emitted by the Missing Malaysian Plane’s Recorder

From Tech Apr 06

Malaysian Airlines Flight 370: Another Video Hoax Claims Missing Jet’s Black Box Found; Malaysian Officials Raise Possibility Plane May Never Be Found

As frustration start to creep in international efforts to search for the missing Malaysian Airlines Boeing 777, hoax news makers continue to attempt to make money out of the confusing situation. The latest fake news is that Flight 370's black box has allegedly been found, according to a Web sit...

Milk poured in glass. Apart from Australia's agriculture sector, where China has shifted its focus away from commodities iron ore and coal, the world's second-largest economy has decided it wants to have a piece of Australia's dairy sector as well.

From Companies Apr 05

Viral Video: Russian Factory Workers Imitate Cleopatra’s Beauty Ritual, Bathe in Milk Used for Making Cheese

A viral video of Russian factory workers kneading cheese while shirtless with a dirty looking production area has logged more than 300,000 hits on YouTube, leading investigators to probe the unhygienic practices in the plant.

Floyd Mayweather

From Sports Apr 05

Boxing News 2014: Mayweather Buys Back Birkin Bag Pawned by Ex-GF Shantel Jackson for $31,000; Retrieves $7.8M Worth of Jewel-Gifts, Bently Continental Car After Break-up

Unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr is getting back from ex-girlfriend Shantel Jackson most of the expensive gifts he has given her such as jewellery and a car. Recently, he even bought buy back a Birkin bag she pawned for $31,000 because she is now reportedly financially broke.

Britain's Prince Harry talks to Anna Albury as he attends a youth rally and cultural show at the National Stadium in Nassau

From Global Markets Apr 04

Aussie Teens Top Global Youth Well-being Index

Australia is the top place to be a teenager, according to a study by the Center for Strategic and International Studies and the International Youth Foundation. The two organisations drew a Global Youth Wellbeing Index that it released this week.

Former Cuban leader Fidel Castro drinks water during a meeting with students at Havana's University

From Tech Apr 04

Is Zunzuneo, Cuba’s Version of Twitter, a Secret U.S. Creation?

If China has Weibo, Cuba has Zunzuneo, the communist country's version of popular microblogging site Twitter. The setting up of alternative microblogging site is seen as the response of socialist governments that could not deny their citizens the use of Internet technology, but insist on retaining censorship to prevent the use of technology in undermining the government.