8 blast victims suffered minor injuries

By IAN JOHN M. LAGARE GENERAL SANTOS CITY – City Mayor Ronnel Rivera immediately rushed to the explosion site at Plaza Heneral Santos Tuesday evening (September 16) then visited hospitals where victims were taken to look after their safety. A blast took place in the Rizal...

Palace declares Oct 6 a regular holiday

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Malacanang on Tuesday declared October 6, Monday, a regular holiday in observance of Eid’l Adha or the Feast of Sacrifices. Eid’l Adha marks the end of the Hajj or the pilgrimage to Mecca. It is one of the two greatest feasts of Islam, the date of...

Isko insists truck ban didn’t cause port congestion

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Manila City government may have lifted its daytime truck ban but it insists the ban did not cause the port congestion. Manila Vice Mayor Isko Moreno said the port congestion is due to the failures of national government agencies. He said the national...

Miriam favors granting emergency powers to Aquino

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Miriam Defensor-Santiago is in favor of granting President Benigno Aquino III emergency powers to address the expected power crisis next year. “He has already made the decision that the generative capacity of our country will not be sufficient,”...

U-squared by Toyota: Perfect car for the maker movement?

Toyota’s latest concept car is designed to be as flexible and customizable as 3D printing. Called the Urban Utility Concept Vehicle or U-Squared, the car was created by Toyota’s California design studio and attempts to harness what the company sees as a growing trend...

Jasmine Curtis-Smith, Sam Concepcion together at last on TV5 mini-series

MANILA (Mabuhay) — “It’s always one of the questions that we are often asked about. When are you two going to work together on a project? How would that feel? Personally, we thought it wasn’t possible because we’re not from the same network. But we’re glad it’s finally...
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