Miss Universe 1969 Gloria Diaz is still a “fierce queen” on a special role in Netflix’s hit series “Insatiable.”
Fil-Am sprinter Eric Cray got disqualified in the morning heats of the 100-meter dash Sunday in the 30th Southeast Asian Games, leaving the Philippines one less gold medal potential in the athletics competitions at the New Clark City Athletics Stadium.
Warren Kiamco outlasted Thailand’s Chotipong Amnuayporn, 9-7, on Sunday to advance in the men’s 9-ball singles quarterfinals of billiards in the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the Manila Hotel Tent.
Heroism has paid off for Filipino local surfer Roger Casugay after bagging the country’s first gold medal in the surfing competition of the 30th Southeast Asian Games Sunday in San Juan, La Union province.
CLARKFIELD, Pampanga — The Philippine Blu Girls gave their two departing players a fitting sendoff by blanking Indonesia 8-0 to retain the gold in women’s softball of the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the Clark International Sports Complex here.
On the eve of 2019 Miss Universe beauty contest, reigning Miss Universe Catriona Gray from the Philippines thanked pageant fans who “endlessly supported” her in the pageant’s journey.
Filipino champion Jerwin Ancajas bombarded Chilean challenger with head and body shots for five rounds before stopping him in the sixth round to retain the International Boxing Federation (IBF) super-flyweight crown Saturday night (Sunday in Manila) at the Auditorio GNP Seguros in Puebla, Mexico.
If you’re looking for an ideal place for your golf team-building event, consider playing at Caliraya Springs Golf Club in Cavinti, Laguna. It’s the only golf course in the Philippines with a mountain view and a lake as part of the course. The 18-hole course built around Caliraya Lake was designed by the great Arnold […]
Makati Mayor Abigail Binay has declared an indefinite moratorium on the issuance of new business licenses and permits to service providers of Philippine Offshore Gaming Operators (POGOs) due to rising criminality and prostitution.
Just like in 2016, the PBA Rookie Draft will be a two-part proceeding, with a special draft among Gilas prospects held before the regular exercise. Sixty-seven players, in all, hope that their names be called and their dreams come true in the keenly awaited draft exercise set at Robinson’s Place Manila Sunday starting at 3 […]
By Betheena Unite The Philippine men’s volleyball team will try to regain their tight defense in a bid to dethrone defending champion Thailand in the semifinals match of the 30th Southeast Asian Games men’s volleyball tournament at the Philsports Arena at 6 in the evening Sunday.
By Tina Hidalgo-Jacinto The impetus for the Hermès fete was the ultra-cool and innovative theme of “At Hermès, we dream with our eyes.” What could be more tres chic than a coveted invitation from Hermès Paris headed by Anton Huang, president of Stores Specialists, Inc. to celebrate the theme of the year: “In the Pursuit […]
By Angela Casco Caring for the elderly is a thriving tradition in Filipino families. It’s common for senior citizens in the Philippines to spend their days at home with their families, instead of being in a home for the aged. From feeding to even taking a bath, members of the family take turns in attending […]
Gilas Pilipinas is not taking any chances against Malaysia as it seeks a second straight win in women’s basketball of the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the Mall of Asia Arena.
The Philippines hopes to equal its best-ever finish in women’s football when it battles Myanmar for the bronze medal in the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the Rizal Memorial Stadium.
By Deedee M. Siytangco The city of Manila is coming up fast. We have a mayor who is young, a history and cultural buff (his pastime is reading books and watching docus on history and important personages in history) energetic, impatient, and passionate about getting Manila all spruced clean, lighted up, and restored to its […]
By JULES VIVAS In the bustling entertainment and business district up north, approximately two kilometers from the lively Quezon Memorial Circle and North Avenue MRT station, lies a modern high rise hotel, Seda Vertis North. The sixth property carrying the Seda brand by Ayala-Land Hotels and Resorts boasts of an architectural trademark of “simple and understated elegance,” as a tribute to the modest Filipino home. […]
By JESSICA PAG-IWAYAN About 465 kilometers south of Manila lies a beautiful, tranquil city. Considered as the heart of the Philippines because of its geographical location, Iloilo is also dubbed as “The City of Love.” Staying true to its moniker, Iloilo is home to kind-hearted, friendly, and soft-spoken Filipinos—the Ilonggos. With its good people, rich history, and thriving economy, this urban place on Panay Island […]
By Julie Y. Daza Thirty sacks of cola crowns. A yeoman’s haul of used/ reused plastic spoons and forks. Endless yards of straw and rope. Thus the town of San Manuel, Tarlac designs their community’s belen, the Christmas Nativity scene with the Baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, angels, shepherds, in a manger under the Star of […]
The Philippine women’s volleyball team remained winless in the 30th Southeast Asian Games after yielding to Indonesia in four sets 22-25, 28-26, 25-22, 25-14 Saturday at the Philsports Arena in Pasig City.