By SOL VANZI It’s a great time to be old, to be appreciated for having lived through, and to be part of some of the most significant events in our country’s history. Today, more than ever, the young look back through the eyes of their elders, and in the process help preserve cultural traditions. Nowhere is […]
By JULLIE Y. DAZA Tea party, not having anything to do with politics or the party-list system, is something like merienda, the afternoon delight that draws ladies to sit down for tea and sweets and conversation. As an English tradition that was highly popular during the Victorian era, afternoon tea comes with its own etiquette, how to pour tea from […]
By MONICA ARANETA TIOSEJO A man and a woman meet for the first time, sparks fly, and so begins a timeless love story. From sweet nothings to spicy kisses, sour grapes to salty tears, bitter regrets, and everything in between—it’s a delicious read until there is nothing left to devour. You learn that two things […]
By ANGELA CASCO Age, though a mere number, can feel like a terrifying, ticking time bomb for many. “Stop this train,” many youngsters would say, quoting American singer-songwriter John Mayer in their desire to stay young and seemingly invincible. Growing old, however, try as we might to stop it, is inevitable. One will eventually start […]
CHARLOTTE, N.C.: Denny Hamlin has not finished lower than fifth since early July and his current six-race streak includes two victories in the last four races, a pair of…READ
ATLANTA: Rory McIlroy never felt richer than when he knocked in a 6-foot birdie putt on the final hole to win the FedEx Cup. Only it had nothing to do…READ
By JESSICA PAG-IWAYAN In addition to their growing hotel chains in the country, SM Hotels and Convention Corporation (SMHCC) recently unveiled Park Inn by Radisson in North Edsa. Located beside SM City North Edsa, this new hotel is strategically linked to the mall ,offering more convenience to guests and visitors to have their needs […]
By DEEDEE SIYTANGCO A lie doesn’t become truth, wrong doesn’t become right, and evil doesn’t become good just because it’s accepted by a majority. —Booker T. Washington On July 27, Cebu’s Bluewater Maribago resorts celebrated its 30th pearl anniversary in the hospitality industry, a celebration of thanksgiving for its travel partners, suppliers, and […]
It was, definitely, the first time that I was treated to a birthday party in a posh hotel, the Hyatt at that. The B-Day bash was tendered in my honor…READ
The Aboitiz Invitational marks its ninth edition back at Wack Wack’s fabled East course in September with another strong international field gearing up for four days of battle of shotmaking…READ
When Team Pilipinas battled Italy on Saturday at the start of its FIBA World Cup Group D series, coach Yeng Guiao’s Nationals are handicapped by the Philippines’ 1-3 win-loss record…READ
LOS ANGELES: Hannah Green fired an eagle and seven birdies in a nine-under par 63 on Friday (Saturday in Manila), seizing the second-round lead as low scores abounded at the…READ
FOSHAN, China — President Rodrigo Duterte made good on his promise to watch Gilas Pilipinas’ FIBA World Cup opening match against Italy at the Foshan International Sports and Cultural Center here.
By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA A pep rally for student-athletes ushers the start of the 82nd season of the UAAP on Sunday at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City.
Inflation could have dropped to as low as 1.3 percent for the month of August from 2.4 percent in July because of lower fuel costs and rice prices, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) said Friday.
CRANS-MONTANA, Switzerland: Rory McIlroy continued his excellent recent form by firing a seven-under-par 63 in the second round of the European Masters on Friday (Saturday in Manila) to move one…READ
SHANGHAI: The biggest basketball World Cup is about to begin. Many of the world’s top players — and a couple of the world’s top national teams — are not in…READ
COTABATO CITY: The Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) is making its mark as a vibrant tourist destination in the 30th Philippine Travel Mart exposition being held at the…READ
The Department of Energy (DOE) has defended the selection of the five-man third party bids and awards committee (TPBAC) that will manage the competitive selection process (CSP) for the three-track power supply agreements (PSAs) that the Manila Electric Company (Meralco) is soliciting from power generators and suppliers.
In a bid to boost medical excellence in the field of liver transplantation in the country, Makati Medical Center recently inked an agreement with a pioneering liver center in New Delhi, India known to manage one of the busiest Living Donor Liver Transplant Program in the world.