News in Photos

News in photos: Russian President Putin goes fishing while on Siberian holiday

Russia’s President Vladimir Putin, who loves to cultivate a virile man-of-action image, was shown on Russian TV Saturday (August 5) spear-fishing in a camouflage wetsuit, piloting a powerboat and catching some rays while on a Siberian holiday. Putin’s affinity for the tough guy pose has been documented with shots of him bare-chested on horseback, diving in a submarine in Lake Baikal — the world’s deepest — and flipping a Judo opponent. These latest images, provided […]

LOOK: Senator Honasan mugshots

Senator Gregorio Honasan ¬†surrendered to the Binan Police Station on Friday, a day after he was ordered arrested by the Sandiganbayan over the alleged misuse of almost P30 million in pork barrel funds. He had his mugshots taken as part of the booking process. Below are his mugshots, as released by the Philippine National Police Region IV.   The senator posted a P60,000 bail for the two graft counts at the Binan Regional Trial Court […]