Militant group to file impeachment raps vs. Aquino over DAP on Monday

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Due to the severe damage caused by Typhoon Glenda (Rammasun), militant umbrella group Bagong Alyansang Makabayan (BAYAN) has decided to postpone for Monday the filing of its impeachment complaint against President Aquino III over the Disbursement Acceleration...

COA exec: No direct proof Revilla got money from Napoles

MANILA, (Mabuhay) – A Commission on Audit official on Thursday admitted not seeing documents to show that Senator Ramon Bong Revilla Jr and his staff directly received kickbacks from Janet Lim-Napoles, but maintained the senator’s actions endorsing NGOs were “irregular.” “No, we...

UP Alumni of Greater LA (UPAAGLA) welcomes UP President Alfredo Pascual

The University of the Philippines Alumni Association of Greater Los Angeles (UPAAGLA), led by its current President, Vicky Achacoso-Gancayco hosted a warm reception for the university’s 20th President Alfredo “Fred” Pascual at the Silverlake Medical Center Conference Hall on a...

Next-gen Mazda2 to be connected

(Relaxnews) – Japanese manufacturer Mazda has presented the latest generation of its sub-compact city car, which now boasts a new on-board connectivity system and an updated style. The model is slated to make its public debut at the Paris Motor Show in October. The design...

Japanese androids take us closer to ‘Blade Runner’ future

(TOKYO–AFP) – A future in which it is difficult to tell man and machine apart could soon become reality, scientists say, after recent robotic breakthroughs in Japan. But as the once-fantastical idea of wise-cracking android sidekicks takes form in laboratories —...

Julia Barretto to change surname ‘to prevent confusion’

THE camp of Julia Barretto clarified that the young actress’ decision to change her surname has nothing to do with the failure of his father, Dennis Padilla, to provide them financial support, but just “to prevent confusion”. Padilla became emotional when asked about h...

DA assures steady food supply, price despite damages from ‘Glenda’

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The Department of Agriculture(DA) on Thursday assured that there is enough food supply despite the damages wrought by Typhoon Glenda on the agri sector. At the same time, the DA assured that there will be no price hikes on basic food commodities,...

Finally, Angat Dam water level rises

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – After heavy rain from Typhoon Glenda (Rammasun) fell on Luzon Wednesday, water levels at Angat Dam in Bulacan finally rose for the first time in more than two months. PAGASA’s 6 a.m. update showed the water level at Angat was at 166.58 meters, 3.84 meters...

Lung Center defends DAP-funded stem cell program

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Lung Center of the Philippines (LCP) defended the P70 million it received as funding from the Disbursement Acceleration Program for a stem cell research project. LCP Executive Director Jose Luis J. Danguilan admitted receiving P105 million in total...

Chinese cargo ship rescues 4 Filipino fishermen off Palawan

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A Chinese cargo ship from Hong Kong rescued four Filipino fishermen more than 100 nautical miles off the coast of Palawan Wednesday, the Philippine Coast Guard said Thursday. PCG Port State Control Commander Winchester Florentino identified the rescued...
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