Jennylyn Mercado denies dating Singson scion

Actress Jennylyn Mercado has refuted rumors linking him to Ilocos Sur Congressman Ronald Singson. The talk started with a tabloid alleging that they were supposedly spotted being cozy in Boracay last month. Jennylyn howled, “Hindi ko po siya kilala. Saka hindi ko pa po siya...

Anti-wrinkle injectible gets FDA approval for treating acne scars

(Relaxnews) – Thought to be the first filler to gain approval for acne scar treatment, Bellafill has gained approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA), according to parent company Suneva Medical who made the announcement on Tuesday. Clinical trials proved it to be...

DOLE issues pay rules for papal visit holidays in Metro Manila

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The Department of Labor and Employment on Wednesday issued pay rules in Metro Manila during Pope Francis’ visit to the Philippines next week. DOLE Secretary Rosalinda Baldoz noted Jan. 15, 16 and 19 are special non-working days in Metro Manila as decreed...

NDRRMC: Seniang death toll goes up further to 65

MANILA, (Mabuhay) – The death toll from Tropical Storm Seniang went up further to 65 as of Wednesday morning, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said. In its 8 a.m. update, the NDRRMC also said 41 were reported injured while seven are still missing in the...

MMDA to deploy 2,000 personnel to clean up Nazarene feast mess

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Some 2,000 personnel of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority will be on hand to clean up the mess that may be left behind by devotees during the yearly Traslacion on Friday. MMDA Chairman Francis Tolentino said the 2,000 will be situated at...

Bilibid exec sacked for interfering in confiscation of prohibited items

MANILA, Jan 8 (Mabuhay) – Justice Secretary Leila de Lima has dismissed a New Bilibid Prison official for interfering with the Bureau of Corrections’ confiscation of prohibited items inside a “kubol” at the national penitentiary last year. In a statement, De Lima said there was...

20 Moro rebels killed in continuing Army offensive in Maguindanao, BIFF camp falls, Army says

CAMP SIONGCO, Maguindanao (Mabuhay) – The military here Wednesday said at least 20 Moro bandits were killed and scores wounded when the Army’s 33rd Infantry Battalion launched mortar attacks against Bangsamoro Islamic Freedom Fighters (BIFF) in the borders of Maguindanao and...

Adult diapers to be issued for MMDA aides at Nazarene feast, papal visit

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – For the Feast of the Black Nazarene and possibly the papal visit, adult diapers may prove to be Metropolitan Manila Development Authority constables’ best friends. MMDA Chairman Francis Tolentino said Wednesday this is for constables assigned to the event...

De Lima: Not enough evidence vs. Alcala in garlic cartel controversy

MANILA, Jan 8 (Mabuhay) – Justice Secretary Leila de Lima on Thursday said there isn’t enough evidence yet to implicate Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala in the sudden surge in garlic prices last year allegedly caused by cartels. De Lima issued the clarification following a...

LA County to host used oil and filter recycling event in Maywood

LA County Public Works will host a free used motor oil and oil filter recycling event on January 10, 2015, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m, at the Maywood O’Reilly Auto Parts, located at 4401 Slauson Ave. When used oil is illegally dumped into storm drains, it pollutes local water bodies...
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