Despite clemency, Robin Padilla still doesn’t have US visa

Despite clemency, Robin Padilla still doesn’t have US visa

MANILA, Jan 10 (Mabuhay) — Robin Padilla still could not join wife Mariel Rodriguez and their baby daughter Isabella in the United States because he still doesn’t have a US visa. In his latest post on Instagram, Padilla shared a video of Rodriguez and their baby experiencing winter in Delaware. “We’re gonna see the snow! […]

13.01.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment ·
Duterte administration keeps ‘very good’ satisfaction score — SWS

Duterte administration keeps ‘very good’ satisfaction score — SWS

MANILA, Jan 10 (Mabuhay) — Satisfaction with President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration remained “very good” in the last quarter of 2016, according to the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey released on Tuesday. SWS said of the 1,500 adults surveyed nationwide, 73 percent were satisfied with the national government, 12 percent were not satisfied and 15 […]

13.01.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Arci Munoz splits from Brunei prince’s son

Arci Munoz splits from Brunei prince’s son

MANILA, Jan 10 (Mabuhay) — ARCI Munoz has confirmed her break-up with boyfriend, rock artist Badi del Rosario. During the press conference of her upcoming movie “Extra Service”, the Kapamilya actress revealed she parted ways with Del Rosario, the son of Brunei’s Prince Jefri Bolkiah. She said that their three-year romance ended just before Christmas […]

13.01.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·
Black Nazarene procession: Faith or pop culture?

Black Nazarene procession: Faith or pop culture?

MANILA, Jan. 8 (PNA) – Devotees of the statue known as the Nuestro Padre Jesus Nazareno will flock to Quiapo once more in the hope of spiritually and physically connecting with the revered symbol of Catholic faith. The statue made of wood known as “mesquite” was a gift from Mexico in the 17th century. It […]

13.01.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Black Nazarene back in Quiapo Church after 22-hour ‘Traslacion’

Black Nazarene back in Quiapo Church after 22-hour ‘Traslacion’

MANILA, Jan 10 (PNA) – After almost a day, the image of the Black Nazarene has finally arrived back at the Minor Basilica or Quiapo Church around 3:45 a.m. Tuesday. The Traslacion or the procession left the Quirino Grandstand at 5:20 a.m. on Monday (January 9), the black Jesus Christ’s feast day. “Black Nazarene is […]

13.01.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Saksihan sa Pechanga ang Pagtatanghal ng DIVAS live sa Pebrero 18

Saksihan sa Pechanga ang Pagtatanghal ng DIVAS live sa Pebrero 18

  Itinatampok ang apat na sikat sa larangan ng musika— Kyla, Angela, KZ, at Yeng na tinaguriang DIVAS Live in Manila— sa isang kakaibang pagtatanghal na masasaksihan live sa Pechanga Resort & Casino sa Pebrero 18 alas-7:30 ng gabi. Ang Pechanga Resort & Casino sa Temecula, California ay kilala sa pagtangkilik ng magagaling at mahuhusay […]

13.01.2017 · Filled under: Happenings, Lifestyle ·
Honda calls it early: American car buyers make Accord, Civic, CR-V and Odyssey tops in sales in 2016

Honda calls it early: American car buyers make Accord, Civic, CR-V and Odyssey tops in sales in 2016

Dec 20, 2016 - Torrance, Calif. – With just more than a week remaining in 2016, Honda is assured of having the #1 and #2 best-selling cars, the #1 SUV and #1 minivan in America with individual car buyers, the company announced today. American Honda, including the Honda and Acura brands, is the fastest growing automaker1 in […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: Motoring ·
Kim Domingo goes topless for FHM’s January cover (with photo: 30kim.jpg)

Kim Domingo goes topless for FHM’s January cover (with photo: 30kim.jpg)

Fans of Kim Domingo on Thursday were given a raunchy post-Christmas treat when FHM Philippines revealed its newest cover featuring a topless photo of the online star-turned-actress. Leaving little to the imagination, Domingo is seen posing semi naked with only her hands covering her breasts for the January issue of the men’s magazine. This is […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Lifestyle ·
On Rizal Day, Duterte urges Filipinos to be like heroes for genuine change  MANILA, Dec

On Rizal Day, Duterte urges Filipinos to be like heroes for genuine change MANILA, Dec

30 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday urged the Filipino nation to emulate heroes like National Hero Jose Rizal to bring genuine change in the society. In his message marking the 120th death anniversary and martyrdom of Rizal, Duterte said the National Hero fought and sacrificed a lot for the freedom and self-identity Filipinos […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·
Gerald Anderson’s foundation to train therapy dogs

Gerald Anderson’s foundation to train therapy dogs

Actor Gerald Anderson shared that his own foundation, which aims to save lives by training dogs for search and rescue operations, has branched out to training therapy dogs as well. In an interview, the actor announced that the Gerald Anderson Foundation Inc., which was launched last March, has a new The Angel Dog Program. “Lumaki […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Lifestyle ·
Nurses at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital in Glendale approve new contract

Nurses at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital in Glendale approve new contract

Includes significant gains that will improve patient care Registered nurses have voted overwhelmingly to approve a new contract covering 200 RNs in the bargaining unit at USC Verdugo Hills Hospital in Glendale, Ca. The RNs, affiliated with the California Nurses Association (CNA), say the contract includes significant improvements and workplace protections that will enhance their ability to provide quality patient care. “Everyone […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: Lifestyle, News, Science & Technology, Services ·
Erik Matti’s ‘Seklusyon’ dominates MMFF awards night

Erik Matti’s ‘Seklusyon’ dominates MMFF awards night

The field in this year’s Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) didn’t have a prayer against “Seklusyon.” During the filmfest’s awards night held at the Kia Theater in Cubao Thursday, Erik Matti’s devil-infested film burned through the competition and took home seven major awards, including the coveted Best Director nod for Matti. It also won Best […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Lifestyle ·
Duterte leads Rizal Day commemoration rites

Duterte leads Rizal Day commemoration rites

MANILA, Dec 30 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday led the commemoration rites of the Rizal Day in Luneta, Manila, his first as the country’s chief executive. Duterte arrived at RizalPark ahead of schedule, minutes before 7 a.m. This is despite ending a series of interviews before midnight the previous day. The President was […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Duterte tells Rizal descendants: I wish I were one of you

Duterte tells Rizal descendants: I wish I were one of you

MANILA, Dec 30 (Mabuhay) –After leading Friday’s rites marking the 120th death anniversary of Dr. Jose Rizal, President Rodrigo Duterte took time to chat with descendants of the national hero and told them that he wished he were one of them. Duterte bowed before Rizal’s relatives led by the 1964 Miss International Gemma Cruz-Araneta and […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: New Year's Day, News, Philippine News ·
Duterte wants Filipinos to join fight vs. drugs, criminality in 2017

Duterte wants Filipinos to join fight vs. drugs, criminality in 2017

  MANILA, Dec 31 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte wants Filipinos to work with the government in his campaign illegal drugs and criminality in 2017, as he vowed to continue pursuing public order and safety. “I invite everyone to be our government’s partners in our fight against illegal drugs, criminality, and corruption; and in attaining […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Career first for Yassi

Career first for Yassi

It will be all work and no play for Yassi Pressman in 2017. “Yes, walang personal na bagay muna akong gagawin. Magpu-focus ako sa aking showbiz career,” Yassi said. In past years, friends attest, Yassi divided her attention between her career and love. Sadly, both did not flourish. “Mabuti, nabigyan siya ng second chance,” her […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Lifestyle ·
DOH reports significant drop in fireworks-related injuries in 2016

DOH reports significant drop in fireworks-related injuries in 2016

MANILA, Jan. 1 (PNA) – The Department of Health (DOH) on Sunday said that for the first time in the last 10 years of their continuous surveillance of fireworks-related injuries (FWRI) as of New Year’s Eve (December 31) revelries, more Filipino lives were spared from the deadly and injurious firecrackers this time around. In a […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: Holidays, New Year's Day, News, Philippine News ·
Duterte administration okays major transport infrastructure projects ‘in record speed’ in Bicol

Duterte administration okays major transport infrastructure projects ‘in record speed’ in Bicol

LEGAZPI CITY, Dec. 29 (PNA) – The administration of President Rodrigo Duterte has raised renewed hopes among the Bicolanos by putting in the pipeline major transport infrastructure projects in “record speed,” continuing with “inclusive development” policies such as the Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program or 4Ps, and ensuring that the mechanism to end contractualization or ENDO […]

06.01.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Andanar on Duterte’s speech: Take his words seriously but not literally

Andanar on Duterte’s speech: Take his words seriously but not literally

  MANILA, Dec. 17 (PNA) – “He is not a killer,” Presidential Communications Secretary Martin Andanar said when asked on BBC Newsday Friday, December 15, in Singapore about a recent controversial statement picked up by foreign media on Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s statement apparently admitting he killed three people when he was mayor of […]

27.12.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Toyota Research Institute brings Prius challenge to Silicon Valley community

Toyota Research Institute brings Prius challenge to Silicon Valley community

Third annual Onramp event combines the technical challenges of data analysis, machine learning and simulation with the fun of competing at a major racetrack   Palo Alto, Calif., Dec. 16, 2016 — Toyota Research Institute (TRI) announced today that Toyota is bringing the Prius Challenge to the Sonoma Raceway for the third iteration of its […]

23.12.2016 · Filled under: Motoring ·