Aquino praises PAF members’ professionalism, dedication during anniversary celebration

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III led the celebration of the 67th anniversary of the Philippine Air Force (PAF) in Pampanga, recognizing the professionalism and dedication to service of its uniformed men and women. In his message during the event that was...

Sarah on Matteo: Mahal ko ‘yun talaga

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Following her admission that she is in a romantic relationship with Matteo Guidicelli, Sarah Geronimo now reveals when she plans to walk down the aisle and tie the knot. The singer-actress was asked what is her ideal marrying age considering she is already...

Drilon urges gov’t to raise pay for civil servants

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senate President Franklin M. Drilon today called on the Department of Budget and Management (DBM) to take immediate steps in conducting a pay review for all government employees including policemen and soldiers, in time for the enactment of the 2015 national...

Bong, Jinggoy camps: Suspension not needed

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Detained Senators Ramon Bong Revilla Jr. and Jinggoy Estrada no longer need to be suspended while facing plunder and graft charges in connection with the alleged pork barrel scam, their respective camps said Tuesday. In a phone interview, Revilla’s lawyer Joel...

Aquino wants phytosanitary clearance of smuggled garlic shipment checked

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Aquino has ordered the Department of Agriculture to check the phytosanitary condition of some 100 metric tons of smuggled garlic from Hong Kong, with the end goal of unloading this in the market. Aquino also raised concerns that some individuals may...

Dodge flexes some serious muscle with latest SRT

(Relaxnews) – The 2015 Challenger SRT is the first production car in history to get a supercharged HEMI engine and the result is 707hp and 650lb-ft of torque. That makes the car not only the most powerful Dodge Challenger ever, it also makes it the most powerf...

Pelvic exam not needed for all women: US doctors’ group

(WASHINGTON–AFP) – A manual pelvic examination in which gynecologists use their hands to feel around for potentially cancerous masses is not needed for most women, a leading doctors’ group said Monday. The American College of Physicians said women should still...

Lonely Planet’s picks for best summer food festivals 2014

(Relaxnews) – Cherry lovers, cheese fiends and garlic hounds may want to take note of summer food festivals that cater precisely to their taste buds — though not all at once. Editors over at Lonely Planet have come up with a list of what they’re calling the best...

DFA NCR-Northeast to start providing authentication service on July 1

The Department of Foreign Affairs’ satellite consular office in Ali Mall (DFA NCR-Northeast) is ready to provide authentication services to the public starting July 01, 2014. DFA NCR-Northeast can authenticate the following documents issued within Metro Manila: 1.      NBI...

PHILSELA honors graduates, grants scholarships

CERRITOS – The Scholarship Program of the Philippine Society of Southeast Los Angeles (PHILSELA) honored  11 graduates  at a dinner reception on June 19 at the Cerritos Liberty Park. It is a long standing program of the organization that gives financial awards and special...
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