No awkwardness between Matteo, Maja

Matteo Guidicelli said there was no awkwardness when he and his former girlfriend, Maja Salvador, headlined some shows in the United States for The Filipino Channel just recently. Guidicelli said there is no reason for the two of them to feel awkward around each other because...

Aquino justifies DAP, says it netted a thousand jobs

MANILA, July 28 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino managed to weave in justification for the discredited Disbursement Acceleration Program early into his fifth and penultimate State of the Nation Address on Monday. He also began his report to the nation with yet another swipe...

Love lessons from Louise

Actress Louise delos Reyes has come to a few realizations following the dissolution of her relationship with boyfriend of three years, actor Enzo Pineda, chief among them that “true love can wait.” She explained in a recent interview, “Naniniwala ako na kung talagang ’yung...

Senate minority bloc feels need to step up with Enrile absence

MANILA, July 28 (Mabuhay) — With the detention of Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile, members of the opposition bloc in the Senate are feeling the challenge of stepping up to live up to their role as fiscalizers. “Malaking kawalan talaga na wala si Sen. Enrile....

Belmonte calls for creation of public accounts committee to review alleged funds misuse

MANILA (Mabuhay) –House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. on Monday urged the House of Representatives committee on rules to study the creation of a public accounts and audit committee amid scandals involving Congress over the alleged pillaging of public funds. During his speech at...

GPH, MILF panels near agreement on two issues in Bangsamoro bill

MANILA, July 28 (Mabuhay) – The government and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) achieved “good progress” over the weekend on contentious issues in the draft Bangsamoro Basic Law, the government’s chief negotiator said Monday. “We met over the weekend and made progress on...

INC’s 100th anniversary draws 2 million faithfuls

BOCAUE (AFP) – As many as two million people gathered in the Philippine capital on Sunday to mark the 100th anniversary of a powerful homegrown church, showcasing the conservative group’s discipline and influence. Some of the faithful waited overnight in the pouring Manila rain...

Kris Aquino ‘gives up’ on love

QUEEN of All Media Kris Aquino said she is giving up on love and wants to focus her time and attention to her two sons and her showbiz career. “Give up na! Hayaan na lang muna. Parang hindi doon ang swerte,” Aquino said on the sidelines of the Yahoo! Celebrity Awards 2014, where...

SoCal representatives to FYLPRO off to Manila

Los Angeles – Rynn Chua and Edward Aparis are two (2) delegates from Southern California selected to participate in the 2014 Filipino American Youth Leadership Program (FYLPRO) and to take part in an immersive program in the Philippines from 24 to 28 July 2014. The FYLPro is an...

Speaker to name solons who got DAP

MANILA (Mabuhay) – House Speaker Sonny Belmonte will release the names of congressmen who received projects funded from the unconstitutional disbursement acceleration program. Belmonte said he is aware that many members of the House have projects funded by the DAP. He said he is...
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