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UP System website attacked by pro-China hackers

Hackers proclaim: “We come from China! Huangyan Island is Ours!”  The two-week old standoff between the Philippines and China in the Panatag (Scarborough) Shoal located in the West Philippine Sea has spilled over into the cyberspace. The website of the University of the Philippines (UP) has been defaced early Friday morning by suspected pro-China hackers.

No PH university makes it to this year’s list of top 400 schools worldwide

by Mark Pere Madrona As of this writing, no local media outlet has reported on this. A newly published report (dated October 6, 2011) by British magazine Times Higher Education indicate that no Philippine higher education institution made it to the list of top 400 universities in the world for 2011. This comes a month