Actor Francis Magundayao wore a palay-inspired barong Tagalog to give recognition to local Filipino farmers at ABS-CBN’s annual charity ball last Saturday night.
By Aaron Recuenco Police anti-narcotics agents killed a suspected drug user in a Quezon City buy-bust that also led to the confiscation of some P27 million worth of shabu on Sunday. Maj. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar, director of the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO), said the 50-year old suspect, identified as Edgardo Labay Alfonso, was […]
By Agence France-Presse Basketball’s governing body FIBA will launch disciplinary proceedings against Andrew Bogut after he appeared to suggest that referees favored Spain in Australia’s semi-final defeat at the World Cup.
By Agence France-Presse Gutsy France roared back after half-time to defeat demoralized Australia, 67-59, and claim a successive World Cup bronze on Sunday.
Marikina City Mayor Marcelino “Marcy” Teodoro said the city government plans to file charges against those who improperly disposed of the 56 pig carcasses that were retrieved from Marikina River.
Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte has vowed to undertake the clearing of all government properties of all obstruction without bias for the poor or the rich, insisting that everybody should be given full access of public roads.
Two more Filipino boxers advanced, while one fell by the wayside, in the 2019 AIBA Elite Men’s World Championship at Ekaterinburg, Russia.
Rhenz Abando hit key baskets when the going got tough and saved University of Santo Tomas from the jaws of defeat with an 87-74 overtime win over National University Sunday in the UAAP season 82 men’s basketball at the Mall of Asia Arena.
By VIANCA GAMBOA Images by NOEL PABALATE Video by MC JEROME BALUYOT and ALVIN VERI Paloma Urquijo Zobel is the little island girl. Enamored of the Philippines’ riveting traditional culture and inabel prints, she declared in her formative years during business school in New York that textiles and the people behind them are the very things […]
Saudi shares slumped at the start of trading Sunday, the first session after drone attacks on two major oil facilities knocked out more than half the OPEC kingpin’s production.
Navotas City Mayor Tobias “Toby” Tiangco has ordered the closure of computer shops in the city that allow minors in during school hours and beyond curfew hours.
Quezon City Mayor Joy Belmonte insisted that the figures she cited of 11 pigs having been tested positive for the African Swine Flu (ASF) came from the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI), which is an attached agency of the Department of Agriculture (DA).
Reigning UAAP champion Ateneo walloped University of Perpetual Help, 25-18, 25-9, 25-17, on Sunday to arrange a semifinal showdown with University of Santo Tomas in the Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference at The Arena in San Juan City.
Tyson Fury overcame a bloody cut over his right eye to pound out a unanimous decision over Otto Walin and set up a lucrative heavyweight rematch with Deontay Wilder.
By JANE KINGSU- CHENG Photos by NOEL PABALATE Video by ROC VERDERA Any little girl remembers those Saturday afternoons with her mother, getting dressed for no special occasion, heading out for afternoon tea, talking nonstop, shopping. Jewelry designer Kristine Dee is no exception. Growing up, she remembers those days she would accompany her […]
Text and images by CEDIE SALIDO For the longest time, Mindanao has only seemed to serve as fodder for unpleasant news, about ongoing war and chaos revolving around religion, beliefs, and politics. All these left a bad impression on Mindanao. The effect manifested in different areas of Mindanao’s economy, especially in the area of […]
The United Auto Workers said late on Saturday that it will not extend its contract with General Motors Co (GM.N) that was set to expire in hours, but would continue to work pending a meeting of senior union officials.
By NICK GIONGCO Mexican champion Emanuel Navarrete overpowered the game and gutsy Filipino challenger Juan Miguel Elorde in four rounds to retain his World Boxing Organization (WBO) super-bantamweight crown for the third time Saturday in Las Vegas.
San Miguel Beer, TNT KaTropa and Blackwater leave for Macau Monday to compete in the East Asia Super League Terrific 12 which starts on the following day.
By DOM GALEON Images by NOEL PABALATE Video by ROC VERDERA Eres loco, his family told him when he announced his plans to leave his largely successful business and go to culinary school. But that has been the story of Chele Gonzalez, who seems to be more Filipino than some Filipinos I know. Born Jose […]