LJ Moreno, Jimmy Alapag welcome third child

LJ Moreno, Jimmy Alapag welcome third child

Actress LJ Moreno has given birth to another baby boy. Moreno’s husband, Alab Pilipinas head coach Jimmy Alapag, shared a photo of their third child on Instagram on Friday. “Welcome to the world, my son! Can’t wait for you to meet your big brother and sister!” he wrote. Alapag also said that the name of […]

10.11.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·
Health caravan conducts 121 surgeries in Mimaropa

Health caravan conducts 121 surgeries in Mimaropa

MANILA – The Department of Health’s (DOH) office in the Mimaropa region had provided a total of 121 surgical operations – 51 major and 70 minor — since its caravan, “ToDOH Alaga, May TSekAP Na, May Operasyon Pa!”, began at the Dr. Damian Reyes Provincial Hospital in Boac, Marinduque last July 13, its chief reported. “Now […]

10.11.2017 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Lifestyle, Philippine News ·

AFP as ‘world-class’ military force More arms, other upgrades to continue

MANILA – Efforts to transform the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) into a world-class military force will continue, newly-appointed Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Rey Leonardo Guerrero said. “Operationally, we will continue to improve our capability to address current and future challenges. We will revisit our war fighting doctrines to consider new battlefield environments and […]

10.11.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Trump to shorten PHL visit

Trump to shorten PHL visit

MANILA – United States Ambassador to the Philippines Sung Kim on Thursday clarified that President Donald Trump missing the East-Asia Summit (EAS) on November 14 is “purely for scheduling reasons” and does not indicate “weakening” of US commitment to the region. Kim stressed that the Trump administration is “fully committed to the Asia Pacific” as it […]

10.11.2017 · Filled under: Philippine News, U.S. News, World News ·
Duterte seeks to fortify relations with Japan on second official visit

Duterte seeks to fortify relations with Japan on second official visit

TOKYO, Japan – President Rodrigo Roa Duterte is in Japan for his second official visit which aims to further strengthen relations with one of Asia’s economic powerhouses. The President and his official delegation arrived at Haneda International Airport early morning of Monday, October 30, onboard a chartered Philippine Airlines (PAL) plane. The Chief Executive said he […]

10.11.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News, World News ·
ASEAN to adopt accord on migrant workers’ rights

ASEAN to adopt accord on migrant workers’ rights

MANILA – Leaders from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) member states are expected to sign the ASEAN Consensus on the Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Migrant Workers during the summit that will be held next week. The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday said the landmark document will further strengthen social […]

10.11.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News, World News ·

Nine more Maute members killed in Marawi ops — military

MANILA, Nov 6 (Mabuhay) — Nine more stragglers, including the cousin of the Maute brothers, were killed in an operation by government troops in MarawiCity over the weekend, a military official said Monday. Colonel Romeo Brawner, Joint Task Force Ranao deputy commander, identified one of the killed suspects as Ibrahim Maute alias Abu Jamil, a […]

10.11.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

Duterte, Trump ‘very much alike Spokesperson says both same in thinking, language’

MANILA, Nov 7 (Mabuhay) — Malacañang on Tuesday said President Rodrigo Duterte and United States President Donald Trump are “very much alike,” and are not likely to collide on human rights issues stemming from the Filipino leader’s controversial war on drugs. The 2 controversial heads of state are expected to meet for the first time […]

10.11.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

Aquino leads surprise drug test for PDEA personnel

MANILA – Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) officials led by Director General Aaron Aquino submitted themselves to a surprise drug test during the 2nd Command Conference at the PDEA national headquarters in Quezon City on Saturday. The agency’s officials submitted their urine samples for the mandatory drug test administered by the PDEA Laboratory Service led by […]

10.11.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
AlDub top bills new telemovie ‘Love is…’

AlDub top bills new telemovie ‘Love is…’

The longest running noontime variety show “Eat, Bulaga!” has announced that the AlDub love team of Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza will headline the show’s first telemovie. The phenomenal love team will star in “Love is…” starting Saturday, October 21. “The first ever telemovie that will redefine love, promise, and commitment. The story that will […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·
Fratmen in Atio slay ‘cover-up’ chat could face obstruction raps

Fratmen in Atio slay ‘cover-up’ chat could face obstruction raps

MANILA, Oct 19 (Mabuhay) — Police are eyeing possible obstruction of justice charges against Aegis Jvris fraternity members who allegedly discussed how to cover up the hazing death of law freshman Horacio Castillo III in a Facebook chat. The Facebook chat, which allegedly occurred from September 17 to 18, immediately after Atio’s death, was read […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

Duterte doubts PDEA in drug war

MANILA, Oct 19 (Mabuhay) — Despite designating the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) as the sole agency to handle the campaign against illegal drugs, President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday night expressed doubts that the agency can handle the situation. “Some are insisting that there is no drug problem, fine, I agree with you. So the […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Atio’s mom on Aegis Juris lawyers involved in hazing: They should be disbarred

Atio’s mom on Aegis Juris lawyers involved in hazing: They should be disbarred

MANILA, Oct 19 (Mabuhay) –The grief-stricken mother of freshman law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III called for the disbarment of the lawyers involved in the initiation rites that led to her son’s death and the apparent cover-up plot that quickly followed it. Carminia Castillo, mother of Atio, said those implicated do not have the right […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Inigo gears up for thanksgiving concert

Inigo gears up for thanksgiving concert

MANILA, Oct 20 (Mabuhay) — Singer Inigo Pascual will be having a thanksgiving concert for his fans on December 1 at the MusicMuseum. On Instagram, the son of actor Piolo Pascual invited all his fans and supporter to watch his pre-Christmas concert entiled “Dahil Sa ‘Yo.” Inigo told his fans that “Dahil sa Ibang Klaseng […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·

DOJ probes smuggling raps over P6.4-B shabu shipment

MANILA, Oct 20 (Mabuhay) –The Department of Justice (DOJ) on Friday started its preliminary investigation on the smuggling complaint filed by the Bureau of Customs (BOC) against eight individuals linked to the P6.4-billion drug shipment brought to the country from China. Facing a complaint for violations of Republic Act 10863 (Customs Modernization and Tariff Act) […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

Palace: Duterte won’t lift martial law despite deaths of Isnilon, Omar, Dr. Mahmud

MANILA, Oct 20 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte will not yet lift martial law in Mindanao, even after terrorist leaders Isnilon Hapilon, Omar Maute, and Malaysian Dr. Mahmud Ahmad had been killed in MarawiCity. Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella during the Mindanao Hour on Friday said military rule was still needed in southern Philippines due to […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

PNP admits failing to focus on cases against children, women

MANILA, Oct 23 (Mabuhay) — Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald dela Rosa admitted Monday that they failed to keep track of cases against women and children when they focused on government’s war against drugs and terrorism. “Dahil sa busy sa war on drugs, terrorism, hindi natin natutukan na ‘yung sarili nating mga bata, […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

Duterte says Tugade too wealthy to be involved in corruption

MANILA, Oct 21 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday dismissed allegations that Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade was corrupt. Duterte vouched for Tugade saying he was too wealthy to even involve himself in corrupt practices. “The Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade, ‘yan sabi ko na bright. He’s a billionaire. Kaya ‘yung mga allegations na nagpunta doon, […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
AFP ready to declare Marawi crisis over soon — WESMINCOM

AFP ready to declare Marawi crisis over soon — WESMINCOM

MANILA, Oct 21 (Mabuhay) — If things go as planned, the military may be ready to declare the conflict in MarawiCity over by Sunday, or five months since it began, the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Western Mindanao Command (WESMINCOM) chief said Saturday. “I believe we can,” Lt. Gen. Carlito Galvez told reporters in […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

UST, dean, fratmen in chat group also liable in Atio case

MANILA – A senator said that officials of the University of Santo Tomas (UST), Civil Law Dean lawyer Nilo Divina, and Aegis Juris fratmen who are members of a chat group may be held liable for the hazing death of UST law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III. Senator Francis Escudero, in a Kapihan press conference on […]

27.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·