Anglahi presents: ‘The New Filipino: A talk on Jose Rizal by National Artist for Literature F. Sionil Jose’

Philippine national hero Jose Rizal once remarked that a useless life is a life not consecrated to a great ideal. Fast forward to the 21st century. With more and more Filipinos living abroad, the Filipino diaspora has truly become global. Nevertheless, the call to know one’s...

AARP sponsors Festival of Philippine Arts & Culture during Filipino American History Month

WASHINGTON, D.C. – AARP was proud to sponsor the 23rd Annual Festival of Philippine Arts & Culture (FPAC), a celebration of Filipino food, music, dance, crafts and culture, on October 4-5 at its new venue, Los Angeles County’s Grand Park during Filipino American History...

Amy Perez to marry long-time partner

Amy Perez announced that she will soon tie the knot with her long-time partner, Carlo Castillo. Perez referred to her upcoming marriage as “a new journey” with her partner and sons. “I’m just very happy to share with everybody itong bagong journey sa buhay ko. Ayaw ko talagang...

Aquino not keen on giving Binay unsolicited advice

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III declined to give an advice to Vice President Jejomar Binay on whether he should face the Senate blue ribbon sub-committee which is investigating alleged corruption in Makati City. Speaking to reporters in Indonesia, Aquino...

Gov’t extends P55-million assistance to Albay residents

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The national government extended more than P55 million for Albay province through various government agencies as assistance to communities affected by Mayon volcano’s impending eruption. In a radio interview Saturday over dzRB Radyo ng Bayan, Deputy...

Palace announces remaining holidays of 2014

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Malacañang has announced the remaining regular and special non-working holidays for 2014 pursuant to proclamation No. 655 signed by President Benigno Aquino III. The remaining holidays for 2014 are: November 1 (Saturday)—All Saints Day November 30...

Palace: PNP’s heightened alert not due to ‘bomb plot’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippine National Police’s going on heightened alert is related more to President Benigno Aquino III’s recent foreign trip and not to a supposed bomb plot in Metro Manila, Malacañang said Saturday. Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said the...

Good bilateral relations between PHL and Indonesia to continue: Aquino

BALI, Indonesia (Mabuhay) – President Benigno S. Aquino III has expressed confidence that the good relations between the Philippines and Indonesia will continue with the swearing-in of President-elect Joko “Jokowi” Widodo this month. In an interview with the members of the...