Johnny Depp, back on stand, calls Heard abuse claims ‘cruel and false’

‘No human being is perfect… but I have never in my life committed sexual battery, physical abuse,’ says Depp Actor Johnny Depp returned to the witness stand on Wednesday, May 25, to refute ex-wife Amber Heard’s testimony in their defamation battle, saying the abuse claims she leveled against him were “unimaginably brutal, cruel and false.” … Read more

COA uncovers questionable claims in distribution of DOLE’s pandemic ayuda in Pampanga

State auditors flag thousands of names with dubious details submitted by beneficiaries of the 2021 Tupad Program for workers who were severely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic The 2021 report of the Commission of Audit on the province of Pampanga questioned the distribution of a P91.18 million pandemic mitigation cash, which it said was riddled … Read more

Ukraine to halt some Russian gas flows, claims battlefield gains

Ukraine’s gas operator says it will redirect gas from the Sokhranivka transit point, which is in an area occupied by Russian forces, to another in a Ukraine-controlled area KHARKIV, Ukraine – Ukraine prepared to suspend the flow of some Russian gas to Europe through a key transit point on Wednesday, May 11, as it claimed … Read more

Comelec shrugs off claims of automated election rigging

Some Robredo supporters find it suspicious that her votes had consistently been at around 47% of Ferdinand Marcos Jr.’s when election returns were being transmitted MANILA, Philippines – The Commission on Elections (Comelec) on Tuesday, May 10, brushed aside claims circulating online that the automated election system (AES) was rigged in favor of the presumptive … Read more

Ukrainian fighters hold on as Putin claims victory in Mariupol

KYIV, Ukraine – Ukrainian fighters were clinging to their last redoubt in Mariupol on Friday, April 22, after Russian President Vladimir Putin claimed victory in the biggest battle of the war, declaring the port city “liberated” following weeks of relentless bombardment. The United States on Thursday, however, disputed Putin’s claim and said it believed Ukrainian … Read more

Russia says blast cripples Black Sea flagship, Ukraine claims missile strike

KYIV/LVIV, Ukraine – Russia said on Thursday, April 14, the flagship of its Black Sea fleet was seriously damaged and its crewed following an explosion that a Ukrainian official said was the result of a missile strike. Russia’s defense ministry said a fire on the Moskva missile cruiser caused ammunition to blow up, Interfax news … Read more

Spurs front-3 claims mount as remarkable stats highlight dominance after Villa

By Conor Laird Published: April 9, 2022 7:26 pm Last Updated: April 9, 2022 7:38 pm Viewers of Saturday’s meeting between Tottenham Hotspur and Aston Villa have taken to social media in their absolutes, to react to the latest masterclass put forth by the former’s frontline. Antonio Conte’s troops were back in action a short … Read more

Sadio Mane is defying claims of his decline – and the numbers prove it – Liverpool FC

While Sadio Mane has shone on the international stage this season, he has gone somewhat under the radar back on Merseyside. The Senegal captain led his country to their first-ever Africa Cup of Nations title back in February, before firing them to the 2022 World Cup seven weeks later. However, while Mane’s achievements this season … Read more

Ukraine claims control over Kyiv region as Russia looks east

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine – Ukraine said on Saturday, April 2, its forces had seized back all areas around Kyiv, claiming complete control of the capital region for the first time since Russia launched the invasion. As Russian troops regrouped for battles in east Ukraine, towns surrounding Kyiv bore scars of five weeks of fighting. Dead civilians … Read more

Chelsea forward Timo Werner claims Germany style ‘suits me better’ following International strike

Timo Werner’s move to Chelsea has not gone as it was expected to when he swapped Germany for the Premier League 18 months ago. The former RB Leipzig man manage 28 goals in the Bundesliga in 2019/20, but could only find the net 6 times during his first season in the top flight. This season, … Read more