Jojo Binay- former activist turned billionaire

It is about time that Vice President Jojo Binay should stand up and be man enough to face his accusers regarding allegations of widespread corruption against him and his family while Mayor of the city of Makati for 21 years. VP Binay and his family are the subject of the Senate...

11 months after Yolanda, US continues to help in relief, reconstruction work

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Eleven months after super typhoon Yolanda (Haiyan) devastated some parts of the Visayas, the United States reassured those affected by the cyclone of its continued help in relief and reconstruction work. In a statement, the US Embassy in Manila said the US...

Anne’s international film to be released in PHL

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Anne Curtis announced that her first international indie film “Blood Ransom” will also be released in the Philippines. “Something to look forward to next month! My very first international indie film. I actually auditioned to get this part and got to experience...

Jackfruit sap used to rob PHL banks: police

MANILA (AFP) – Philippine thieves have been using low-tech sticky tree sap to rob high-tech cash dispenser machines in banks, police said Tuesday. Jackfruit sap is daubed on a metal bar that thieves insert into the card slot of automated teller machines, said a suburban Manila...

Toyota Prius Celebrates 14 years of fuel sipping with a Special Edition

EPA-estimated 50 MPG combined fuel economy rating; More than 1.5 million Prius vehicles sold in U.S. since 2000 They grow up fast. It’s hard to believe it has been 14 years since the first-generation Prius appeared in your early-adopter neighbor’s driveway. A decade and a half...

Inflation eased to 4.4 percent in September – PSA

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippines’ annual headline inflation slowed down in September due to slower increase in prices of food, electricity, petroleum and non-alcoholic beverages, the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA) said Wednesday. Consumer prices eased to 4.4 percent in...

Ombudsman indicts former Quezon mayor, 2 others for graft

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Office of the Ombudsman has indicted for graft the former mayor of Polillo, Quezon together with his treasurer and assessor over an illegal budget allotment and purchase of lot supposed to be used for housing, cemetery and dumpsite in 2005. Indicted were...

Former Makati official bares VP Binay’s property in Batangas

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Former Makati Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado presented before the Senate blue ribbon subcommittee pictures and an aerial survey of the alleged 350-hectare property of Vice President Jejomar Binay in Rosario, Batangas, worth P1.2 billion. He said the property has a...

Bea certain Zanjoe is not cheating on her

Bea Alonzo just laughed off rumors that her boyfriend, actor Zanjoe Marudo, is supposedly cheating on her. Alonzo said she is 100 percent certain that Marudo is not cheating on her, especially during the actor’s overseas trips for work. “I am very very sure. Sana naman hindi niya...

Belmonte on ratings dip: ‘Talagang ganyan lang ‘yan’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte Jr. on Wednesday shrugged off the results of the latest Pulse Asia survey showing a three percent drop in his trust and approval rating, saying he’s unmindful of how much publicity he garners. Belmonte, who has been the top...
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