Pia admits getting paranoid when it comes to Marlon

Pia admits getting paranoid when it comes to Marlon

One would think that a beauty queen no longer has any insecurities. This, however, is not true, according to Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach. During their banter on “It’s Showtime” on Tuesday, Vice Ganda asked Wurtzbach if she still gets paranoid when it comes to her boyfriend, Filipino-Swiss racecar driver Marlon Stockinger. Without hesitation, Wurtzbach […]

15.12.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, News, Philippine News ·

China confirms more aid to PHL in 2018

MANILA – While an official announcement has yet to be made, the Chinese Embassy in the Philippines confirmed Friday that more humanitarian and financial support to the country are to be expected next year. Chinese Embassy Spokesperson Li Lingxiao disclosed this after China extended its latest financial aid to Pampanga, which had been badly affected by […]

15.12.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·
Sereno to SC personnel: ‘Focus on work’

Sereno to SC personnel: ‘Focus on work’

MANILA – Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno on Thursday urged the members of the judiciary to focus on fulfilling their duties and responsibilities. The Chief Justice made the appeal amid the impeachment proceedings against her before the House of Representatives. “To the men and women of the judiciary. Please continue, focus on your work. Nothing […]

15.12.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·
Manila Cathedral carries new tagline, logo

Manila Cathedral carries new tagline, logo

MANILA – The Manila Cathedral is not just an edifice with a venerable neo-Romanesque architecture where people gather, but is a mother teaching and taking care of the life of her children, the Catholic faithful. This, according to the basilica’s leaders, explains the famed church’s new tagline, “First Our Church, Forever Our Mother,” which was unveiled […]

15.12.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·

9 hostages still in ASG hands in Sulu

MANILA – Nine hostages, including six foreigners, are still being held by the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Sulu. This was confirmed by Joint Task Force Sulu commander Brig. Gen. Cirilito Sobejana during the sidelines of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Yearend Meeting held at the AFP Commissioned Officers’ Club in Camp Aguinaldo, […]

15.12.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·

Health Sec. Duque to parents: Sana ‘wag kayong mawalan ng tiwala

MANILA, Dec 11 (Mabuhay) — Health Secretary Francisco Duque III on Monday appealed to the public not to lose its trust in vaccinations provided by the government amid the Dengvaxia controversy. “Please don’t let this one event taint the innocence of the other vaccines becuase the other vaccines have been proven for decades of their […]

15.12.2017 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Hometown, News, Philippine News ·

License plates for release in March only cover 2016 registrations onward

MANILA, Dec 8 (Mabuhay) — Land Transportation Office chief Assistant Secretary Edgar Galvante clarified on Friday that the long-awaited new license plates  that would be released starting March next year will only cover registrations from 2016 onward. Galvante said that the notice of disallowance from the Commission on Audit for an old contract covering 2013 […]

15.12.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·
Robredo warns: Kill order vs NPA to erode rule of law, democracy

Robredo warns: Kill order vs NPA to erode rule of law, democracy

MANILA, Nov 30 (Mabuhay) — Vice President Leni Robredo underscored on Thursday the importance of democracy and rule of law, as he cautioned President Rodrigo Duterte on his order for soldiers to shoot and kill armed members of the New People’s Army (NPA). Speaking to reporters after the Bonifacio Day commemoration in Caloocan City, Robredo […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·
Derek Ramsay has let his model girlfriend move into his home

Derek Ramsay has let his model girlfriend move into his home

Things sure are going swimmingly for Derek Ramsay and his girlfriend, model Joanne Villablanca. The actor revealed that he let his lady love, whom he has been with for more than three years, move into his home. “Practically, we are [living together]. For a year. …Iyong isang guest room ko, naging room na ni Sophie,” […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·
Tugade assures public: ‘We are doing our job’

Tugade assures public: ‘We are doing our job’

MANILA, Dec 4 (Mabuhay) — Amid growing complaints about the current situation of the transport sector in the country, Secretary Arthur Tugade repeatedly assured on Monday that the Department of Transportation (DOTr ) is quietly doing its job to address the concerns of the public. “Nandito ho kami para makiisa at makipag kapit-bisig sa inyo […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

Duterte on Bonifacio Day: Light the flames of change for the nation

MANILA, Nov 30 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte has urged Filipinos to emulate the Father of the Philippine Revolution, Andres Bonifacio, and to become more active in nation-building. “It was Andres Bonifacio who ignited the fires of revolt that led to the foundation of our nation and brought freedom to our people,” he said in […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·

PHL gov’t debt balloons to P6.5T in October on weak peso

MANILA, Dec 2 (Mabuhay) — The national government’s outstanding debt stood at another record-high P6.501 trillion in October brought about by a weaker peso, data released by the Bureau of Treasury showed. The government’s end-October outstanding debt reached P6.501 trillion, up 7.1 percent or P431.905 billion more than the P6.069-trillion debt recorded in the same […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·
John Lloyd bonds with Ellen Adarna’s parents

John Lloyd bonds with Ellen Adarna’s parents

They’ve remained tight-lipped over the rumors about them, but things are looking pretty serious between Ellen Adarna and John Lloyd Cruz. A video circulating online shows Cruz bonding with Adarna’s parents. It remains unclear whether it’s a recent video, but Adarna’s post as of late reveals that she is currently together with the actor. Just […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Hometown, Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·

Self-rated poverty rises to 47% in Q3 — SWS

MANILA, Dec 2 (Mabuhay) — Self-rated poverty among Filipinos has risen to 47 percent in the third quarter of 2017, up by three percentage points from 44% in the second quarter, according to the latest survey of pollster Social Weather Stations. In its survey report, posted on December 1,  SWS said that the figure would […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: Hometown, News, Philippine News ·
Iza, British fiancé ask Judy Ann, Ryan to be their wedding godparents

Iza, British fiancé ask Judy Ann, Ryan to be their wedding godparents

Actress Iza Calzado and her British fiancé Ben Wintle asked celebrity couple Judy Ann Santos-Agoncillo and Ryan Agoncillo to be among their wedding godparents. A video clip showing Calzado and Wintle asking the Agoncillo couple to be their godparents was posted on Instagram by talent manager Noel Ferrer. The request was made during the belated […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: Entertainment, Filipino Stars, Hometown, Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·
Duterte says only 2 presidents ever minded soldiers’ needs

Duterte says only 2 presidents ever minded soldiers’ needs

MANILA, Dec 2 (Mabuhay) — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday claimed that only two commanders-in-chief paid attention to the needs of the country’s soldiers: himself and late dictator Ferdinand Marcos. He made the remark while visiting Camp General Teodulfo Bautista in Jolo, Sulu. “Never was a time na walang ibang — hindi ako nagyayabang. Walang […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: News, Philippine News ·

Close to 2,000 new HIV cases in July-Aug. 2017

MANILA – A total of 1,962 people, mostly male, were found to be infected with the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in July and August this year, the Department of Health’s (DOH) Epidemiology Bureau reported. Of the figure, 858 cases were recorded in July and 1,104 in August, according to the latest report of the HIV/AIDS and […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·

Sanofi Pasteur vows to cooperate on ‘Dengvaxia’ review

MANILA — Sanofi Pasteur on Monday assured its full support to the progress of the review that will be done by experts and the Department of Health (DOH) on Dengvaxia and in the delivery of proper information campaign on dengue vaccine especially in areas where the vaccination was carried out. “Sa ngayon (As of now), nagco-collaborate kami ng (we are […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: Health & Fitness, Hometown, Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·
Dengvaxia manufacturer may be charged after contract review — DOH

Dengvaxia manufacturer may be charged after contract review — DOH

MANILA, Dec 4 (Mabuhay) — Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said the manufacturer of Dengvaxia may face charges over the release of the dengue vaccine after it was revealed that it can cause worse forms of the disease in some of those inoculated with i “Malamang may pananagutan ‘yan talaga, pero pinapaaral ko pa sa […]

08.12.2017 · Filled under: Lifestyle, News, Philippine News ·
Choir, Fil-Am orchestra Christmas concert Dec. 9  Experience the thrill of a 200-strong choir singing carols with 60-member Fil-Am orchestra in Arcadia

Choir, Fil-Am orchestra Christmas concert Dec. 9 Experience the thrill of a 200-strong choir singing carols with 60-member Fil-Am orchestra in Arcadia

Thrill to the majestic sound of 200 voices from combined adult and children choirs performing with a live 60-member orchestra in “Holiday Pops Concert” on Saturday, December 9, 6:00 p.m., at the beautiful Arcadia Performing Arts Center. The Filipino American Symphony Orchestra (FASO), the only Filipino symphony orchestra outside of the Philippines, will perform cherished, nostalgic […]

02.12.2017 · Filled under: News ·