Heart Evangelista, mother finally reunite

After more than a year of estrangement, Heart Evangelista appears to have finally reconciled with her mother, Cecile Ongpauco, who publicly criticized her relationship with Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero. The 29-year-old actress used Instagram on Monday to share a photo of herself...

Solon: Power crisis used as ploy to revive Subic coal-fired power plant construction

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A party-list lawmaker on Saturday claimed that the present hype about a looming power crisis in 2015 might be used to push the revival of the mothballed coal-fired power plant in Subic, Zambales, despite its expected environmental impact in the area. In...

GMA anchor Melo del Prado files libel raps vs. PDI staff, ex-NABCOR officials for alleged ‘pork’ payoff

MANILA (Mabuhay) — GMA Network radio anchorman Carmelo Magdurulang del Prado (a.k.a. Melo del Prado) on Tuesday filed a libel complaint against staff members of the Philippine Daily Inquirer for its issues last March claiming he received so-called payoffs in the guise of ad...

Shaina Magdayao admits seeing Sam Milby

Actress Shaina Magdayao admitted that she’s now hanging out with fellow Kapamilya talent Sam Milby. “We’ve been seeing each other. Magkakasama kami with our other friends and non-showbiz friends. Maybe because I have time right now and he has time right now. But courtship? Maybe...

House approves Anti-Influence Peddling bill

MANILA (Mabuhay) — As endorsed by the House Committee on Revision of Laws, the House of Representatives has approved on second reading the proposed statute penalizing influence peddling in public transactions as contained in House Bill No. 4821. The committee, chaired by...

DBM releases P1.6B for CALA right-of-way acquisitions

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Department of Budget and Management (DBM) has released P1.6 billion to partially cover right-of-way acquisitions and contract services for the Cavite-Laguna (CALA) Expressway project. The initial budget to jump-start the project was taken out of the...

Nancy Binay: COA Commissioner Mendoza out to destroy my family

MANILA  (Mabuhay) — Sen. Nancy Binay expressed hope the Commission on Audit’s investigation of the P2.3-billion Makati parking building at the center of overpricing allegations would be fair since it was “public knowledge” that one of the COA commissioners was “out to...

NPA rebels raid two plantations in one day

BUTUAN (AFP) – Communist insurgents raided two banana plantations in one day in the southern Philippines in some of their most brazen attacks for months in the face of recent setbacks, authorities said Sunday. The attacks by the New People’s Army (NPA) in the strife-torn island...

Saulog: An evening with the Cebu Clergy Performing artists

Anyone who loves a good show will not be disappointed with the SAULOG CONCERT on Sunday, August 31, at the St. Genevieve’s Catholic Church (14061 Roscoe Blvd, Panorama City, CA 91402) starting at 7:00 p.m. A group of singing priests dubbed as the Cebu Clergy Performing Artists...

Aquino confers Order of Sikatuna on outgoing Japanese Ambassador

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III on Tuesday conferred the Order of Sikatuna with the rank of Datu, Katangiang Ginto (Grand Cross, Gold Distinction) on outgoing Japanese Ambassador Toshinao Urabe. Ambassador Urabe, together with the Japanese Embassy’s Deputy...
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