Rica Peralejo is two months pregnant

“Oo, two months [pregnant ako]!” the 33-year-old actress said. “Super saya. Siguro mga six months rin kaming naghintay,” said Peralejo, who is now three years married to Joe Bonifacio, a Christian pastor. “So talagang nag-anticipate ako na, ‘Lord, kailan kaya darating ‘yung baby...

U.S. activists mark July 4 with NSA surveillance rallies

WASHINGTON, July 4, 2013 (AFP) – Thousands of activists across the United States took to the streets and the Internet to mark July 4 with protests against the National Security Agency’s surveillance programs on Thursday. The protests, organized by the “Restore the Fourth”...

Erap appoints former PBA player as head of Manila Sports Council

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – Philip Cezar, the original PBA ‘Tapal King’ from the fabled Crispa Redmanizers and a former vice mayor of San Juan, is now the chairman of the Manila Sports Council. Cezar, one of the PBA’s 25 Greatest and the league MVP in 1980, was appointed to the post by...

Malacanang says safety of citizens and visitors assured

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang assured on Thursday that the government and concerned law enforcement agencies are taking active steps to ensure the safety of tourists and visitors from other countries, as well as its citizens. Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda gave the...

Safety of OFWs in Egypt top priority

MANILA, July 4 (Mabuhay) – Malacañang said on Thursday that it was closely monitoring the events unfolding in Egypt as it underscored the importance of ensuring the safety of overseas Filipino workers in the Middle Eastern country. Presidential Spokesperson Edwin Lacierda said in...