Ktown Night Market X OC Block Party Weekend at Angels Stadium of Anaheim Aug. 22

OC Block Party will launch at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on Friday, August 22nd and Saturday, August 23rd 2014 following on the heels of Ktown Night Market’s hugely successful first event.   LOS ANGELES – With 80,000 attendees for inaugural April event, the centrally located...

Group tells Trillanes: Shut up

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Antonio Trillanes IV has earned the ire of a leftist group for proposing that retired major general Jovito Palparan be placed under military custody due to threats to his life. In a statement, the Pambansang Lakas ng Kilusang Mamamalakaya ng Pilipinas...

Mayor Binay decries NP, LP ‘cover-up’ in plunder raps

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin Binay lambasted his political detractors for allegedly omitting from the evidence submitted to the Ombudsman an ordinance which included the names of their political allies as principal sponsors of moves to appropriate funds for...

Napoles denies linking Manila Rep. Bagatsing to alleged ‘pork’ scam

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Controversial businesswoman Janet Lim-Napoles on Tuesday denied implicating Manila Rep. Amado Bagatsing to the alleged P10-billion pork barrel scam. “Allow me to clarify at the outset that I never stated that Rep. Bagatsing received or authorized anyone to...

Iza on marriage: ‘Hindi pa ako ready!’

“Hawak Kamay” actress Iza Calzado did not appear to think twice when asked if she is ready to get married to her boyfriend of over two years, British-Filipino businessman Ben Wintle. “Iyon ang tanong! Hindi pa ako ready!” Calzado said during a party hosted by Regal Films Thursday...

Jinggoy Estrada says Guingona is only after ‘cheap publicity’

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Detained Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada on Tuesday lashed out at Senator Teofisto Guingona III, whom he described as someone who is not after the truth or justice, but only “cheap publicity.” “The chairman seems to possess a habit of initiating inquiries...

House majority won’t block political amendments in discussing Cha-cha

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The House of Representatives has already begun discussing possible changes in the charter concerning economic provisions, but the possible amendments may also involve term limits. The majority floor leader in the House of Representatives said the bloc...

Group tells Congress shipping industry lost $5.4B from truck ban since February

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The shipping industry has so far lost around $5.4 billion in revenues since February due to the continued implementation of the daytime truck ban in Manila, the Association of International Shipping Lines Inc. (AISL) said Wednesday. AISL president Patrick Ronas...

Gov’t ready to submit to Congress proposed rationalization of tax incentives

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– After years of debates, the government is finally ready to submit to Congress this week the proposed rationalization of tax incentives, Finance Secretary Cesar Purisima told a Senate hearing on Tuesday. “We’ve reached agreement with the Department of Trade and...

Researchers develop gel that wards off superbugs

(Relaxnews) – A team of researchers from the School of Pharmacy at Queen’s University in Canada has made a breakthrough in the war on hospital superbugs, have used natural proteins to develop an innovative antibacterial gel that kills the dreaded Pseudomonas aeruginosa,...
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