Get Free Tickets to see Sarah Geronimo at the Pechanga Theater

If you are interested in seeing Sarah Geronimo live at Pechanga Resort & Casino, then perhaps this is your lucky day. Pechanga Resort & Casino announced a raffle contest, which will give away two pairs of tickets to see Sarah Geronimo at the Pechanga Theater on January...

Jennylyn on breakup with Luis: ‘Kailangan maging malakas’

Jennylyn Mercado had few words when asked about the reason behind her controversial split with TV host Luis Manzano, who has rekindled his relationship with “Darna” star Angel Locsin. “Siguro talagang hindi lang kami para sa isa’t-isa,” the 27-year-old actress said. Mercado, who...

Prison sex assault of girl, 8, fuels anger in PHL

Manila, Philippines | AFP |  – An eight-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in a toilet at a notorious Philippine prison, officials said Saturday, fuelling a national uproar over revelations that its inmates were “living like kings” with stripper bars and jacuzzis. The girl, who...

‘Bonifacio’ producer questions judging process in MMFF

Although “Bonifacio: Ang Unang Pangulo” brought home nine trophies at the 40th Metro Manila Film Festival Awards, the biopic’s producer can’t understand why the film did not win the Best Screenplay and Best Director awards. The historical film on the life of the Filipino hero won...

Dismantle all special kubols inside Bilibid in 2 weeks or else – De Lima

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Justice Secretary Leila De Lima on Wednesday gave the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) two weeks to dismantle all special “kubols”  at the Maximum Security Compound inside the New Bilibid Prisons (NBP). “I told them not to wait for me to be the one to do it. Kung...

Erap Estrada: Manila’s P3-B debt paid by end of 2015

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Manila Mayor Joseph “Erap” Estrada on Monday said city government aims by the end of 2015 to get rid of the billions of pesos in debt incurred by the past administration. In a television report aired at GMA News Tv’s “Balitanghali” on Tuesday, Estrada said that...

Lacson challenges PNP: Clean ranks to regain public trust

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Outgoing rehabilitation czar Panfilo Lacson on Monday urged the Philippine National Police to seriously take the challenge of cleaning their own ranks to regain the trust of the people, a television report said Monday. Lacson, who served as PNP chief from...

Pope Francis chooses English in mass in PHL visit

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The two masses open to the public during Pope Francis’ visit to the Philippines will be in English, in the pontiff’s bid for the congregation to understand him better, the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) said. According to...

Poe slams ‘insensitive’ MRT, LRT fare hikes

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Grace Poe believes the move of the Department of Transportation and Communications (DOTC) to increase the fares for the Metro Rail Transit (MRT) and Light Rail Transit (LRT) was treacherous and insensitive. Poe noted that the fare hike was announced...

German Moreno hospitalized due to mild stroke

Veteran television host German Moreno, more popularly known as “Kuya Germs,” was rushed to a hospital Friday after suffering from a mild stroke, a report said. Moreno’s son, Federico, said that his father is currently resting at the Acute Stroke Care Unit of St. Luke’s Medical...