Coming home to Carson

When you’re going to any event, try to get there early. That will give you time to network and meet people. But the first thing you do when you arrive is to save a seat, if it’s not assigned. And heres how you do it: 1. Pick your seat. 2. Take a sip of water from the glass. 3....

Big celebration of big numbers from PAL

On the 6th month of this year, 2014; and after 6 years of work from the Philippine government and the Philippine aviation sector, Philippine Airlines (PAL), the nation’s flag carrier, proudly announced its upgrade to Category 1 by the United States Federal Aviation...

Malacanang: August 22 not a holiday

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Palace reminded the public that August 22, Friday, is not a holiday. Communications Secretary Sonny Coloma said August 22 will be a regular working day. This means that there will be no “long weekend” this week. The nation will commemorate Ninoy Aquino Day...

Dingdong denies proposal politically motivated

Groom-to be Dingdong Dantes has refuted speculations that his televised marriage proposal to Marian Rivera is connected to his rumored plan to enter politics in 2016. He deems it an unfair judgment. Actually, rumors about Dingdong entering the political arena had long been...

5-hour Pinoy film wins prestigious award

MANILA (AFP) – The Philippine director of an international award-winning movie returned home Monday to presidential accolades and the challenge of finding an audience for his five-hour film. Lav Diaz, whose movie “From What Is Before” scooped the coveted Golden Leopard prize at...

VP Binay ready to face Aquino in 2016 elections

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay said he is ready to square off with President Benigno Aquino III in 2016 should the Chief Executive decide to run for reelection. “Opo,” Binay told reporters on Friday when asked if he would still run for the country’s highest post...

Aquino thinks he’s ‘prophet of righteousness’ – law dean

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III wants to clip the powers of the Judiciary because he thinks he is the “prophet of righteousness,” a law dean said Monday. Fr. Ranhilio Aquino, dean of the San Beda College’s Graduate School of Law, said that the President believes...

Solon suggests pullout of Filipino soldiers in Africa as Ebola virus disease spread in the continent

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Leyte Rep. Ferdinand Martin Romualdez said on Monday the government should seriously consider sending home 115 Filipino soldiers in Liberia as Ebola virus is expected to wreak havoc in West Africa for the next six months. “If Ebola continues to thrive up...

RJ Padilla: Popular surname a gift and a curse

Showbiz newbie RJ Padilla said he wants to further explore his acting skills. In a recent interview with RJ at the Sublian Festival in Batangas, the 26-year-old shared that even at a young age, he aspires to be an actor but his father, Rommel Padilla, prefers him to finish...

Chiz vows to block Cha-cha moves in Senate

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero on Monday added his voice to those opposing Charter change, even vowing to block such proposal if it reaches the Senate. “Hindi ko papahintulutan mangyari o maganap ang pag-amyenda sa Konstitusyon lalo na...
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