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Sweden eyes Pinoy IT, health workers

Sweden is eyeing to hire Filipino software engineers and health care workers, Swedish Ambassador to Manila Harald Fries said. Fries said Sweden lacks 30,000 software engineers and the Philippines can fill in that gap. “If they move to Sweden, it’s not necessary to...

Duterte picks war over uncollected trash

President Rodrigo Duterte has upped the challenge for Canada by threatening war just to take back their garbage impounded by Philippine Customs officials six years ago. “We'll declare war against them. Kaya man natin 'yan sila. Isaoli ko talaga. Tignan mo,” Duterte...

EARTHQUAKE ALERT: Magnitude 4.4 earthquake hits Bataan

The Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHILVOLCS) has recently reported about an earthquake that struck Bataan moments ago at 2:02 am, April 24 PH Time (10:02 pm, April 23 UAE time). Tremors were also felt at other areas of Luzon, as well as Metro...

Filipina marries dead boyfriend before burial

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Sep. 02, 18 | 9:52 am

The death of her fiancé, days before their wedding date, did not stop a Filipina from saying ‘I do’.

Zyrine Delmendo, who hails from Cauayan City, Isabela, from professed her love before Jake Anthony Macadangdang was laid to his final rest.

On September 1, Delmendo tied the knot with Macadangdang in Aves Memorial Garden in San Fermin, Isabela, before the latter’s interment. Present were their families and friends who supported Delmendo’s decision to proceed with the wedding despite their circumstances.

According to an interview with RMN, Delmendo said that they have been planning to get married until Macadangdang got killed by getting plowed by a car whose driver he got into an argument with on August 24.

However, lawyer Randy Arreola said that the wedding is not valid since the other signatory to the wedding contract is no longer alive.

He added that it did not matter if it was officiated by a pastor since the wedding to a person who passed away cannot be registered and will not be legal.


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