ABS-CBN TFC’s ‘ASAP Live in Dubai’ makes history, draws thousands to back-to-back shows

Largest Filipino event in the Middle East ushers OSN as the region’s exclusive TFC hub  Dubai, UAE – As the 19th edition of the internationally acclaimed shoppers’ paradise  known as Dubai Shopping Festival reaches its final week, ABS-CBN TFC brought powerful Filipino sights and...

Espina to MILF: Lack of coordination not an excuse to kill my men

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Do not use lack of coordination as an excuse for the killing of the 44 police commandos. This was the strong message of Philippine National Police (PNP) officer-in-charge Deputy Director General Leonardo Espina to the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF), which...

Recriminations as PHL probes slaughter of SAF members

Manila, Philippines | AFP | – The Philippine military and police defended their actions Wednesday as an angry nation demanded answers following the slaughter of 44 police commandos in a chaotic anti-terror operation. The policemen were attacked by at least two Muslim rebel...

Heart on wedding: I’m no bridezilla

Two weeks before her altar date with Senator Francis “Chiz” Escudero, Heart Evangelista is still relaxed. Evangelista said she is enjoying every moment before tying the knot next month. “I have no idea what to expect. I’m not so much of a bridezilla. Si Chiz kasi siya ‘yung...

Why Piolo said he’s not like Coco Martin

Piolo Pascual is not sure on when he will work on another television series. Pascual said he wants to take a break from doing soaps after his last series, “Hawak Kamay.” “Sabi ko kasi movie-soap-movie-soap. Mahirap magkakasunod na soap eh. Nakakapanghina,” he said. Pascual also...

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

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, recycling oil helps sustain nonrenewable resources, conserves energy, and saves money. Recycling just two gallons of used oil can generate enough electricity to run the average household for almost 24 hours. To assist in this...

Tech guru guy Kawasaki partners with AARP on new web series

‘Technology: It’s Not Just a Guy Thing” Debuts at AARP.org WASHINGTON, D.C.,  – Technology entrepreneur and writer Guy Kawasaki is teaming up with AARP for a new web series about how people who are 50-plus can embrace technology. Debuting at www.aarp.org/guykawasakivideo...

DOT in partnership with China Airlines and GTT International holds Fam Tour to acquaint travel agents on Taiwan, PHL destinations

Fam tour affords  travel agent-participants new resources and tools for promoting tourism products and services in both countries By Manny V. Ilagan, PDOT-Los Angeles MANILA – A guided Fam Tour recently conducted jointly by the Philippine Department of Tourism’s United States...

Sharon to play Napoles in comeback film?

Megastar Sharon Cuneta denied Saturday that her comeback film will be based around the life of alleged pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles. In a Facebook post, Cuneta dismissed rumors suggesting that she will portray the Napoles in an upcoming biopic. She also denied...

Aquino won’t resign over deadly Mamasapano operation – Palace

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III will not heed calls for him to resign over the botched operation in Mamasapano, Maguindanao, last week, which left 44 PNP-Special Action Force (SAF) members dead, Malacañang said Wednesday. In a text message, Communications...
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