Andi Eigenmann in no hurry for love

AFTER her controversial romance with Jake Ejercito, actress Andi Eigenmann said she is not in a hurry to enter a new relationship. These past few months, the 24-year-old Kapamilya star was constantly linked to former Pinoy Big Brother (PBB) housemate Bret Jackson. The two even...

PSST presents Pilipino American Culture Night at La Mirada Theater

Among the many jokes that tend show the peculiarities of the Filipinos in America is about their tendency to respond automatically and turn their heads to the direction of the sound when someone makes the “psst” with his mouth. It is said that only Filipinos would react that way...

Don’t insult other religions: Pope

But cleric says ‘To kill in the name of God is an absurdity’ By Jean-Louis De La Vaissiere Manila, Philippines | AFP |  – Pope Francis on Thursday condemned killing in God’s name but warned religion could not be insulted, weighing into a global debate on free speech...

Pope calls for more courage on climate change

Manila, Philippines | AFP |  – Pope Francis called on world leaders Thursday to show more courage in negotiations to seal a global pact on climate change at a summit in Paris this year. “Let’s hope that governments will be more courageous in Paris than they were in Lima,” the...

SC seeks gov’t side on plea vs. 2015 national budget

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Supreme Court has ordered the executive and legislative branches of the government to comment on a petition seeking to declare as unconstitutional the P2.606-trillion 2015 national budget. The SC Public Information Office on Wednesday said “the Court...

Muslims in Marawi march against Charlie Hebdo

Manila, Philippines | AFP | – Around 1,500 people protested in one of the Philippines’ main Muslim-majority cities on Wednesday against the French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo’s caricatures of the Prophet Mohammed, police said. Local politicians, teenaged students and women...