NCRPO chief says entire Caloocan force will retrain starting Monday

MANILA, Sept 29 (Mabuhay) — National Capital Region Police Office chief Director Oscar Albayalde said Friday the entire 1,143 members of the Caloocan Police Station will undergo retraining starting Monday. “I-expect n’yo you will undergo retraining sa Camp Bagong Diwa. Kayong 1,143 sabay sabay kayong magre-retraining,” Albayalde said during the replacement ceremony held at the […]

06.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Zanjoe Marudo gets International Emmys acting nomination

Zanjoe Marudo gets International Emmys acting nomination

Zanjoe Marudo is nominated in the 2017 International Emmy Awards. He’s in the running for the top male acting honorm thanks to his portrayal of a single father who raised his children inside a cave after a storm ravaged their home in “Maalaala Mo Kaya.” The Kapamilya star is competing against Brazil’s Julio Andrade, France’s […]

06.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Jericho apologizes to Jennylyn for backing out of MMFF film

Jericho apologizes to Jennylyn for backing out of MMFF film

Jericho Rosales has apologized to Jennylyn Mercado after he backed out from their supposed reunion movie “Almost Is Not Enough,” which is an official entry to this year’s Metro Manila Film Festival. Rosales and Mercado first teamed up in the acclaimed movie “Walang Forever” in 2015, for which they won acting awards in the MMFF. […]

06.10.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·
Jinggoy sets Visayas as first destination for ‘thank you’ tour

Jinggoy sets Visayas as first destination for ‘thank you’ tour

MANILA, Sept 25 (Mabuhay) — Former senator Jinggoy Estrada on Monday said the Visayas will be the first destination for his nationwide tour to personally thank his constituents for their support despite his detention. “Siguro next month or two months from now, sa Visayas. Meron akong personal reason for it,” Estrada said in an interview […]

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UST law dean on disbarment plea: Patricia Bautista ‘sour’ impeach rap vs. poll chief was junked

MANILA, Sept 26 (Mabuhay) — University of Santo Tomas Faculty of Civil Law dean Nilo Divina on Tuesday said the disbarment complaint filed by Patricia Bautista against him was probably borne out of her frustration over the dismissal of the impeachment complaint against her estranged husband, Commission on Elections Andres Bautista. In a statement, Divina […]

06.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Hazing rites that killed Atio Castillo took place at Aegis Juris frat office

Hazing rites that killed Atio Castillo took place at Aegis Juris frat office

MANILA, Sept 26 (Mabuhay) — Freshman law student Horacio Castillo III underwent hazing rites that cost his life at the office of the fraternity that recruited him, according to the Manila Police District (MPD). Excerpts of the complaint filed by the MPD before the Department of Justice (DOJ) on Monday against 18 individuals indicated that […]

06.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Araullo now Kapuso

Araullo now Kapuso

Broadcast journalist Atom Araullo returns to GMA 7 to be part of the Network’s News and Public Affairs group. Araullo, who used to be part of the Kapuso Network’s primetime newscast “24 Oras” via the segment ATOMic Sports, expressed his eagerness to be a Kapuso once again. “I’m very excited. Ang dami kong gustong gawin […]

06.10.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Lifestyle ·
Lacson sees signs of ‘cover-up’ in Atio Castillo’s hazing case

Lacson sees signs of ‘cover-up’ in Atio Castillo’s hazing case

MANILA, Sept 28 (Mabuhay) — Senator Panfilo Lacson on Wednesday said there is an “evident” attempt to conceal certain details in the death of hazing victim Horacio Castillo III. “Very evident ang cover-up. Malinaw yan. Kasi pagka frat may omerta yan, code of silence. Yan ang nagti-trigger ng cover-up,” Lacson told reporters. The 22-year-old University […]

06.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

Palace ready for Senate probe on extrajudicial slays

MANILA, Sept 29 (Mabuhay) — Malacañang on Friday said it shares the concerns raised by senators on the spate of drug-related deaths, but it stressed that alleged cases of extrajudicial killings in the country are not state-sanctioned. “While the President is harsh against those involved in illegal drugs, he is equally appalled by misdemeanors of […]

06.10.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Duterte hopes Marawi siege will be over when September ends

Duterte hopes Marawi siege will be over when September ends

MANILA, Sept 29 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte wants the crisis in Marawi City to end before October. In his latest remark at the 116th Balangiga Encounter Day in Eastern Samar on Thursday, Duterte expressed hope to see the end of the Marawi crisis by the end of the month. “Today, we are still fighting […]

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CHR will go to House to ask for reconsideration of P1k budget

MANILA, Sept 14 (Mabuhay) – The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) on Thursday said they will go to the House of Representatives to plead for a reconsideration of the P1,000 budget that has been allotted to them on Tuesday. “Kami ay masigasig na pupunta sa House of Representatives para idulog sa kanila na huwag na […]

22.09.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
Why Gabby turned down reunion movie with Sharon

Why Gabby turned down reunion movie with Sharon

Gabby Concepcion was asked about his shelved movie project with Sharon Cuneta during a press conference held on Tuesday. One reason Concepcion turned it down was he did not like being offered the role based only on a synopsis and not a full story. He also explained that, while he had his hesitations over the […]

22.09.2017 · Filled under: News ·
Duterte may declare martial law next week — Lorenzana

Duterte may declare martial law next week — Lorenzana

MANILA, Sept 15 (Mabuhay) — Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte may declare nationwide martial law next week if threatened massive protests by communists and other leftists against his rule turn violent or disrupt the country, his defense chief said Friday. “He said, if the left will try to have a massive protest, start fires on the […]

22.09.2017 · Filled under: Asian News, News, Philippine News ·
Luis Manzano: I can’t wait to get married

Luis Manzano: I can’t wait to get married

“Despite what people think and despite what people see, I’m a hopeless romantic.” These were Luis Manzano’s words after saying in front of girlfriend Jessy Mendiola that he can’t wait to get married when asked if he was ready to tie the knot. Manzano, who has said before that he and Mendiola openly talk about […]

22.09.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars ·

Malls urged to bar ‘colorum’ vehicles

MANILA – The Inter-Agency Council on Traffic (I-ACT) has urged mall owners and operators not to allow illegally franchised vehicles within their establishments. I-ACT chief and concurrent Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) General Manager Thomas Orbos urged the management of shopping malls to present their respective terminal plans to the Department of Transportation and the Land […]

22.09.2017 · Filled under: News ·

PH, US to hold counter-terror drills

MANILA, September 16, 2017 – With terrorism now a global threat, the Philippines and the United States will conduct a counter-terrorism drill codenamed “Tempest Wind” next week. Arsenio Andolong, chief of the Department of National Defense (DND) public affairs office, said the activities will take place both in the Philippines and Hawaii. “Tempest Wind”, approved by […]

22.09.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

Foreign aid for Marawi rehab reaches P2-B: Lorenzana

MANILA – The Department of National Defense (DND) on Friday said donations coming from other countries for the rehabilitation of Marawi City have reached almost PHP2 billion. In a press briefing in Malacañang, Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Australia, so far, is the biggest donor with PHP1 billion in pledged assistance. United States recently announced a […]

22.09.2017 · Filled under: Asian News, News, Philippine News ·

DFA speeds up passport application, renewal

MANILA – The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) is undertaking further reforms to speed up passport appointment system. It redesigned the appointment system that now allows applicants to see, at first glance, which dates have available slots. “If you will look at our appointment website, the dates in color red are those that are fully […]

22.09.2017 · Filled under: Asian News, News, Philippine News ·
Aguirre willing to testify vs. Sereno

Aguirre willing to testify vs. Sereno

MANILA – Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre on Friday said that he is willing to testify on the impeachment complaint filed by lawyer Larry Gadon before the House of Representatives against Supreme Court (SC) Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. “I will testify if called. If there are stories behind the scenes (on my request to have the […]

22.09.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News, U.S. News ·

PHL to repatriate kababayans from Irma-hit Caribbean Islands

  WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Philippine Government is finalizing the arrangements for the repatriation of around 140 Filipino nationals from the British Virgin Islands (BVI), Anguilla, and Sint Maarten, who requested to be evacuated in light of the recent devastation caused by Hurricane Irma on the Caribbean islands. The DFA-Office of the Undersecretary for Migrant Workers […]

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