Kuh Ledesma: Revisiting the past, laying claim to the future

Kuh Ledesma, one of the more iconic singers of her generation with over 20 studio albums to her name, acknowledged that there are more talented singers today than before. Still, she believes talents like herself can hold a candle to the best of them today. “Siguro may mga tao na...

Carson march tribute to Larry Itliong Oct.25

The City of Carson and various organizations will join the entire community in honoring the life’s work and legacy of Larry Itliong – a Filipino-American labor leader and organizer. The tribute march will start at 9 a.m. from the USW-Local 675 Union Hall, located at 1200 E. 220th...

Nyoy Volante wants to do more theater projects

“Shrek The Musical” is Nyoy Volante’s 10th musical and he is looking forward to doing more in the near future. Christened as the country’s “Acoustic Pop Prince,” Nyoy shared that he made arrangements with Star Magic to allow him to do at least one musical every year. “With...

PHL not inclined to send troops to help in US campaign vs. ISIS

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippines will be helping the US in its campaign against the militant Islamic State, but not by sending troops, a Department of Foreign Affairs official said Wednesday. In an interview in Malacañang, DFA spokesman Assistant Secretary Charles Jose said the...

PHL gets $17.68-M aid for law enforcement, judicial reforms

MANILA (Mabubay) – The Philippines received a P795-million boost from the United States for beefing up its land-based and maritime law enforcement and judicial reforms. A statement from the Philippine embassy in Washington D.C. said the $17.68-million assistance was part of the...

Nuclear power forms part of plan to diversify energy source, says DOE official

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Department of Energy on Tuesday revealed it is looking closely at nuclear energy as a long-term solution to the power situation and as part and parcel of efforts to diversify sources of electricity. “For power generation, we are looking for power...

‘Let him have peace away from gov’t’: Escudero on calls for Aquino’s 2nd term

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Aquino family has already rendered great service to the country, let them have peace and quiet away from the “media spotlight and headaches of government work,” Senator Francis Escudero said Tuesday. “As a personal friend, I believe he and his family have...

Bulgaria, Spain bust electronic crime gang victimizing Pinoys

THE HAGUE (AFP) – Bulgarian and Spanish police have busted an organised crime gang specializing in ATM “skimming”, electronic fraud and using 3D printers, arresting 31 suspects in raids in the two countries, Europe’s police zsaid on Wednesday. Police swooped on 40 homes in...

Volkswagen to feature new Passat and Golf Alltrack in Paris

 (Relaxnews) – Plenty of new models will be on display at Volkswagen’s stand at the Paris Motor Show, from the latest Passat to the Golf Alltrack (in a world premiere), as well as the restyled Polo GTi and Touareg. The German manufacturer’s eighth-generation Passat will debut in...
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