Senior Indonesian officials targeted by spyware last year — sources

Six of the individuals told Reuters they were targeted themselves. The targets included Chief Economic Minister Airlangga Hartarto, senior military personnel, two regional diplomats, and advisers in Indonesia’s defense and foreign affairs ministries, according to the people. Six of the Indonesian officials and advisers targeted told Reuters they received an email message from Apple Inc. […]

Globe exec: No data breach in our system

A TELECOMMUNICATIONS company assured people that there is no data breach within its system amid the rising cases of cybercrimes and online and text scams.Rofil Sheldon Magto, corporate communications manager of Globe for the Visayas and Mindanao, said the company spent more than 20 million dollars or roughly P1.1 billion to wrap up their information […]

Man accused of killing, robbing teacher arrested in Minglanilla; used friend’s name to hide from authorities

A 40-YEAR-OLD man accused of robbing and killing a teacher in Leyte Province was finally arrested after 13 years of hiding.Montre Buit Respecia, a native of Barangay Poblacion, Mahaplag town in Leyte, was arrested after police officers found him hiding in Barangay Poblacion Ward 1 in the southern town of Minglanilla, Cebu on Thursday afternoon, […]

Becky Hammon

Getting swept in the 2020 Women’s National Basketball Association Finals after posting a pacesetting 18-4 slate in the regular season was not pleasant for the Aces, and so they set their sights on going all the way the next time around. Unfortunately, there was no redemption in 2021, as a heartbreaking Game Five loss to […]

Capitol orders hospital, rehab center, barangay hall to vacate property

THE Cebu Provincial Government has demanded that two health facilities and a barangay hall vacate a 25-hectare property in Barangay Jagobiao, Mandaue City within 15 days starting Sept. 8, 2022.This as the Capitol claims ownership of the land where the Eversley Childs Sanitarium and General Hospital (ECSGH), the Department of Health-Treatment and Rehabilitation Center (DOH-TRC) […]

Tell it to SunStar: Senator calls for probe into DPWH ‘syndicate’ behind fund parking scheme

Sen. Alan Peter Cayetano on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2022 asked the Development Budget Coordination Committee (DBCC) to look into the possible existence of a syndicate behind the illegal realignment of billions of pesos in funds in the 2023 budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH).“As a former Speaker of the House, various […]

‘Extraordinary Attorney Woo,’ a heartfelt, inclusive coming-of-age K-drama

When one perceives a main character, one automatically presumes them to be able-bodied who have to overcome some sort of difficulty. With “Extraordinary Attorney Woo,” the protagonist, Woo Young Woo, is an exceptional, and well, an extraordinary lawyer on the autism spectrum. The K-drama follows her adventures as she learns more about the human condition, […]