PHL to send home Chinese energy experts

Expatriation of Sino technicians due to ‘security concerns’ Manila, Philippines | AFP | – The Philippines said Wednesday it would end Chinese technical involvement in running the country’s power grid, partly due to national security concerns. All 16 Chinese technicians currently...

Still a Kapamilya, Toni gears up for a new soap

MANILA (Mabuhay) — On her 10th year as a Kapamilya talent, actress-host Toni Gonzaga on Monday inked a new three-year-contract with network ABS-CBN. “Very special ang pagpirma ko with ABS-CBN because I’m celebrating my 10th year as a Kapamilya this 2015 and...

Purisima admits failing to inform Espina of Mamasapano operation

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Resigned PNP chief Director General Alan Purisima admitted Tuesday that he failed to inform PNP officer-in-charge Deputy Director General Leonardo Espina about the Mamasapano operation before its was launched. During the resumption of the Senate probe on...

Scope, composition of Mamasapano Truth Commission discussed in Senate

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Several recommendations on the scope and composition of the proposed truth body that will investigate the January 25 Mamasapano clash were discussed at the Senate on Wednesday. During the hearing on the proposal to create a Truth Commission, Father Albert Alejo...

2015 Nissan Sentra earns Top Safety Pick from IIHS

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) today awarded the 2015 Nissan Sentra a “Top Safety Pick” vehicle safety rating. The Institute’s “Top Safety Pick” award recognizes passenger vehicles that excel in protecting passengers in moderate overlap...

Anjanette says ex-BF sold her car, Rolex

Former “Darna” star Anjanette Abayari clarified some issues involving her former boyfriend, TV personality and triathlete David Bunevacz. Abayari confirmed that Bunevacz sold her car and Rolex watch, as reported in some entertainment websites. She added that her ex-boyfriend also...

Why Kyla left GMA 7

Kyla believes that she has maximized her opportunities with her former home network of 15 years, GMA 7. This was the reason, the R&B singer said, behind her decision to leave and explore her options. Kyla explained that she recently signed up with Cornerstone Talent...

2 Fil-Ams team up in bid for Cerritos City Council

CERRITOS – Being longtime friends and sharing fresh ideas for the city where they were both raised, it was inevitable that Mayor Mark Pulido and Frank Aurelio Yokoyama would team up in their campaign for two of three seats in the Cerritos City Council being contested in the March...

PNoy: I live the ‘spirit of EDSA’ in all my duties

MANILA (Mabuhay) — On the eve of the 29th anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution, President Benigno Aquino III said the historic event that catapulted his mother to Malacañang has become his inspiration in meeting the many challenges of the presidency. “Bilang...

Aquino: I won’t let those against peace succeed

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III on Wednesday said he would not let those against the peace process succeed, a month after the deadly Mamasapano incident put peace talks with the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) in peril. “Kung magpapatalo sa mga...
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