Villar pushes bill making entrepreneurship as school subject

MANILA, June 16 (Mabuhay) – Senator Cynthia Villar on Monday pushed for the passage of the bill that will make entrepreneurship part of the school curriculum to motivate students to become entrepreneurs early on in their lives. “We need a new generation of entrepreneurs. And we...

Rice prices to stabilize in two months, says Palace

MANILA, June 16 (Mabuhay) – Malacañang said on Monday that rice prices are expected to stabilize in the next two months. Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma, Jr. said that the National Food Authority (NFA) is monitoring the situatio...

PHL police seize half-ton of shark meat

CEBU (AFP) – Police in the central Philippines have seized half a ton (1,100 pounds) of shark meat destined for use in fried fish snacks, the head of an illegal fishing task force said Saturday. Meat from thresher sharks, a species listed as “vulnerable” by the International...

DA pushes water conservation even if rainy season has started

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Even if the rainy season is already here, the Department of Agriculture maintained its call for water conservation as it warned of the possible effects of El Niño. DA Secretary Proceso Alcala said this year’s El Niño – a phenomenon that can bring dry spells...

De Lima on Revilla’s 2016 run: Up to his delicadeza

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Justice Secretary Leila de Lima on Monday agreed that embattled Senator Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr can still run in the 2016 elections despite being charged with plunder and graft over the P10-billion pork barrel fund scam. De Lima, however,...

Napoles’ children file motion to defer arrest warrants and dismissal of the case

MANILA, June 16 (Mabuhay) – Now its Janet Lim-Napoles children’s turn to file a motion before the Sandiganbayan to defer the issuance of an arrest warrant and to dismiss the case for lack of merit. On Monday, Jo Christine and James Napoles filed a 47-page motion before the...

Jessy Mendiola nervous about working with Xian Lim

Mendiola admitted she is quite nervous about working with Xian Lim in an upcoming ABS-CBN series because his and Kim Chiu’s fans might get mad at her for “getting in their way.” Mendiola, however, said that she is also hoping that the fans of Lim and Chiu would still support...

Fathers remembered after 52 years

It took more than half a century before someone realized that fathers too need to be remembered for their contributions in the family like mothers whose day was commemorated last month. A Civil War veteran widower, William Jackson Smart, who raised his six children by himself...

Palace: Nothing irregular about long wait for arrests in ‘pork’ scam

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Saturday said it sees nothing irregular with the possible long “wait” for the arrest of personalities charged before the Sandiganbayan for the P10-billion pork barrel scam. Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said there are “voluminous”...

LA City Council commemorates 116th anniversary of PHL Independence Day

Los Angeles, 16 June 2014 – Philippine Consul General Leo Herrera-Lim received the City Council Proclamation honoring the 116th Anniversary of Philippine Independence Day from the Council members in session at the John Ferraro Council Chamber, City Hall of Los Angeles on 13 June...
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