Petitioners to seek sanctions vs. Marcoses

Petitioners to seek sanctions vs. Marcoses

MANILA, Nov 18 (Mabuhay) – The groups opposing the burial of former President Ferdinand Marcos at the Libingan ng mga Bayani will ask the Supreme Court to impose sanctions against those responsible for proceeding with the interment on Friday. The burial caught the nation by surprise, especially the petitioners because the decision has not yet […]

25.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
VP Leni: Filipino people cheated anew

VP Leni: Filipino people cheated anew

MANILA, Nov 19 (Mabuhay) – Vice President Leni Robredo on Saturday said Filipinos were cheated once again with the “surprise” burial of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos Sr. at the Libingan ng mga Bayani. Robredo said she was “stunned” by the seeming rush in the interment on Friday noon, apparently at the request of the […]

25.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Japanese PM says had “candid discussion” with Trump

Japanese PM says had “candid discussion” with Trump

WASHINGTON, Nov. 18 (PNA/Xinhua) – Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said Thursday he had a “very candid discussion” with US President-elect Donald Trump, as he was seeking clarity on Trump’s campaign rhetoric seen as hostile towards Japan. Saying his 90-minute meeting with Trump at the Trump Tower in New York was held in a “warm […]

25.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Kerwin Espinosa apologizes to Duterte, asks for ‘second chance’

Kerwin Espinosa apologizes to Duterte, asks for ‘second chance’

MANILA, Nov. 18 (PNA) – Suspected drug lord Kerwin Espinosa on Friday apologized to Pres. Rodrigo Duterte for engaging in illegal drugs, sought forgiveness and a chance to reform. Speaking in Filipino, Espinosa, who was presented to mediamen at Camp Crame, said his only request to the president is to give him a chance to […]

25.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Mexico declares public health emergency over obesity, diabetes

Mexico declares public health emergency over obesity, diabetes

MEXICO CITY, Nov. 15 (PNA/Xinhua) – Mexico on Monday marked World Diabetes Day by declaring a public health emergency over the rapid rise in obesity and diabetes. “The decision was made after the National Institute of Statistics and Geography confirmed that between 2014 and 2015 the number of people who died of diabetes rose by […]

21.11.2016 · Filled under: News ·
Jerome Ponce opens up about Mika Reyes

Jerome Ponce opens up about Mika Reyes

Young actor Jerome Ponce neither confirmed nor denied that he and volleyball star Mika Reyes are now officially a couple. “Ayokong manggaling sa akin,” he said. “Ayokong maging assuming. Gusto ko na lang makita ng tao kung ano talaga kami.” But Ponce gave some hints about his relationship with Reyes, whom he described as his […]

21.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Trump to send 2-3 M migrants out of US

Trump to send 2-3 M migrants out of US

MOSCOW, Nov. 14 (PNA/Sputnik) – Newly-elect US president Donald Trump said that he would deport up to three million migrants to secure country’s border. “What we are going to do is get the people that are criminal and have criminal records, gang members, drug dealers, we have a lot of these people, probably two million, […]

21.11.2016 · Filled under: News ·
Senate fails to adopt resolution declaring Marcos ‘unfit’ for burial at LNMB

Senate fails to adopt resolution declaring Marcos ‘unfit’ for burial at LNMB

MANILA, Nov. 14 (PNA) – Senators, during a plenary session on Monday, took a vote on whether to adopt a proposed resolution filed by Senator Risa Hontiveros to render former President Ferdinand Marcos unfit to be buried at the Libingan ng mga Bayani (LNMB). This came after the Supreme Court (SC) last Nov. 8 allowed […]

21.11.2016 · Filled under: Asian News, News, Philippine News ·
Gordon: There’s enough evidence to pin down cops for Espinosa slay

Gordon: There’s enough evidence to pin down cops for Espinosa slay

MANILA, Nov 12 (Mabuhay) – Senator Richard Gordon is confident that there is enough evidence to have the cops involved in the fatal shooting of Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr. jailed. “I am confident as a lawyer that there are enough evidence to put these people behind bars,” Gordon said. The Senate Justice and […]

21.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Kris to Duterte: One day mamahalin mo rin ako (with photo: 12kris.jpg)

Kris to Duterte: One day mamahalin mo rin ako (with photo: 12kris.jpg)

It’s clear that Kris Aquino was very excited about her interview with President Rodrigo Duterte, even revealing that she went on a diet just so that she’d look good for it. Her hopes were later met with disappointment, however, after Duterte opted to skip the townhall interview she was hosting in DavaoCity as he was […]

21.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Asian American voters backed Clinton over Trump by wide margins and across ethnic group

Asian American voters backed Clinton over Trump by wide margins and across ethnic group

California’s Asian American voters also voted overwhelmingly in favor of Propositions 55 and 56 LOS ANGELES, CA – Contrary to mainstream exit poll results, the 2016 national Asian American Election Eve Poll reveals that Asian Americans voted for Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump by wide margins (75% to 19%), well-above the 47.7% support she garnered […]

21.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
PNP chief ready to go to jail if Vegas trip proven wrong

PNP chief ready to go to jail if Vegas trip proven wrong

MANILA, Nov 14 (Mabuhay) – The chief of the Philippine National Police said Monday he was willing to go to jail if it is proven that he violated the law when he accepted a free trip to Las Vegas. The Ombudsman last week said it was investigating whether Director General Ronald dela Rosa violated the […]

21.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
The Toyota Prius G Proves Hybrids Can Handle:  Toyota unveils an unexpected Prius that gives sports cars a run for their money

The Toyota Prius G Proves Hybrids Can Handle: Toyota unveils an unexpected Prius that gives sports cars a run for their money

TORRANCE, Calif., (November 1, 2016) – Performance may not be the first word you associate with the Toyota Prius . . . until now. The Toyota Prius Extreme, revealed at Toyota’s 2016 Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) Show booth, is built to do exactly that . . . perform. In the nearly two decades since the first […]

21.11.2016 · Filled under: Motoring ·
Kiana stays mum on relationship status

Kiana stays mum on relationship status

Ask Kiana Valenciano on rumors linking her to Sam Concepcion and she clams up. “I prefer to keep that side (of my life) personal talaga,” she said in an interview. “Whether there’s something (going on between us) or not, I like to keep it to myself.” The budding singer allowed that he is “a good […]

18.11.2016 · Filled under: Motoring ·
Kerwin Espinosa may return to PH this week, brought to Crame — PNP

Kerwin Espinosa may return to PH this week, brought to Crame — PNP

MANILA, Nov 14 (Mabuhay) — Suspected drug kingpin Kerwin Espinosa may be repatriated back to the Philippines from the United Arab Emirates on Thursday, Philippine National Police chief Director General Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa announced Monday. Ranking police officials will fetch Espinosa from Abu Dhabi in the UAE, where he has been detained since his […]

18.11.2016 · Filled under: Asian News, News, Philippine News ·
Chito Miranda sorry for elbowing fan, just protecting wife

Chito Miranda sorry for elbowing fan, just protecting wife

Parokya ni Edgar frontman Chito Miranda took to Twitter to apologize to a fan he elbowed to protect his pregnant wife, actress Neri Naig. “Sorry sa siniko ko kanina. Nabangga mo kasi asawa ko,” Miranda wrote. “Hindi po ako masungit o mayabang, pero mas inuuna ko talaga asawa ko higit sa lahat.” Miranda and Naig […]

18.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Duterte visits former judge’s wake

Duterte visits former judge’s wake

DAVAO CITY, Nov 12 (Mabuhay) – President Rodrigo Duterte paid his last respects to a former judge who succumbed to cancer in Davao City early morning Saturday. Duterte visited the wake of former judge Adoracion Avisado, who passed away on November 5 due to lung cancer. She was 64. Avisado was a trial lawyer for […]

18.11.2016 · Filled under: Asian News, News, Philippine News ·
2017 Kia Soul Turbo stirs up San Francisco

2017 Kia Soul Turbo stirs up San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO, November 8, 2016 – It’s hard to make something great even better, but Kia did when it added a 201-horsepower turbocharged engine to one of its best-selling, most-iconic and most beloved vehicles. Fans of the Soul had long lobbied for a little more zip in their favorite ride and the 2017 Soul Exclaim […]

18.11.2016 · Filled under: Motoring ·
Sen. Villanueva on Ombudsman dismissal: I’ll leave it to the Senate President

Sen. Villanueva on Ombudsman dismissal: I’ll leave it to the Senate President

MANILA, Nov. 14 (PNA) – Senator Joel Villanueva on Monday said that he will leave it to Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III to act upon the order of Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales to dismiss him from the public service following his alleged involvement in the PHP 10 million pork barrel scam as former party-list […]

18.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
VP Robredo on suspension of writ of habeas corpus: For now, it is uncalled for

VP Robredo on suspension of writ of habeas corpus: For now, it is uncalled for

MANILA, Nov. 14 (PNA) – Vice President Leni Robredo sees no solid reason to impose the suspension of writ of habeas corpus, for now, saying the basis does not jive to the elements identified in the 1987 Constitution. In a chance interview, Robredo stressed that the Constitution is clear about the limits of calling for […]

18.11.2016 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·