Now it’s official: Mayweather to fight Pacquiao

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Now it’s official: Floyd Mayweather Jr. is fighting Filipino boxing champ and Sarangani Rep. Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao on May 2. Mayweather posted on his Shots.com account a photo of the contract, where he promised they will “make...

Aquino urged to convene National Security Council

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar C. Binay Wednesday called on President Benigno Aquino III to convene the National Security Council (NSC) to assess the national peace and security situation and define appropriate measures. “In light of recent developments especially the...

Kia’s sporting ambitions for Geneva

(Relaxnews) – At the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, the Korean car company will be unveiling a new GT model line that it hopes will add a little more heat to its current Cee’d range. Kia has taken its time in entering the hot hatchback market and its first genuine attempt,...

Charice explains why she cut ties with manager

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– Charice broke her silence in an attempt to clear her name amid rumors that she demanded a lot of things during her concert tour abroad last year. Charice explained this was actually one of the reasons why she cut her ties with her former manager Glenn Aldueza....

Trillanes: Peping Cojuangco, cohorts just ‘want to get back into power’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – “It’s all about power for them.” Senator Antonio Trillanes IV on Wednesday dismissed former Tarlac Representative Jose “Peping” Cojuangco Jr. and other people behind the calls for President Benigno Aquino III to step down as “characters” who just “want to get...

VP Binay got up to P651M from Boy Scouts land deal, ex-ally Mercado claims

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay got up to P651 million from a land deal between the Boy Scouts of the Philippines and property developer Alphaland, his former ally and former Makati Vice Mayor Ernesto Mercado said Wednesday. In his latest testimony before the...

Makeup artists work in shadows to transform celebrities

(Los Angeles-AFP) – You don’t become a star with the wave of a magic wand. Before Hollywood’s awards shows climaxing with next week’s Oscars, an army of makeup artists and coiffeurs work for weeks to perfect what you see on the red carpet. Sabrina Bedrani is one...

IBP asks SC to void Comelec-Smartmatic PCOS repair deal

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) has asked the Supreme Court to void the agreement between the Commission on Elections and the Smartmatic-TIM for the refurbishment and repair of Precinct Count Optical Scan (PCOS) machines to be used in the 2016...

MILF to continue checking if there are still SAF firearms in their possession

MANILA (Mabuhay) — After turning over at least 16 firearms of Special Action Force troopers slain in Mamasapano, Maguindanao last Jan. 25, the Moro Islamic Liberation Front assured Wednesday it will continue to check for other firearms and equipment of the slain SAF men in...

Amid global infections, DOH advises families of OFWs to stop ‘fiesta-like’ airport welcome

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Amid global infections such as Ebola and MERS-Cov, the Department of Health (DOH) is discouraging families of returning overseas Filipinos from welcoming their relatives in a “fiesta-like” way at the airport, to limit the number of people exposed to infectious...
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