Pacquiao more mindful of mistakes

Los Angeles, United States | AFP| – Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao has matured a lot since his six-round knockout loss to Mexican boxer Juan Manuel Marquez in 2012. “He has learned a big lesson out of that. He became more cautious and has matured a lot as a fighter,” says...

Are Claudine and Marjorie on good terms again?

Are feuding sisters Claudine and Marjorie Barretto on good terms anew? This was the question among fans of the former actresses after Claudine, on Instagram, shared photos of her and Marjorie’s sons together on Tuesday. The photos, which appear to have been taken inside the...

PHL halts exploration in ‘disputed’ sea: contractor

Manila, Philippines |   – The Philippines has suspended operations at a South China Sea natural gas project because it is also claimed by China and the dispute is before a UN tribunal, its contractor said Tuesday. UK-listed Forum Energy said the Philippine energy department’s...

Over 30? Flu less frequent: study

(Relaxnews) – It may not seem that way when you’re lying in bed, asking “why me?” but according to a new study, adults really only catch the flu twice a decade. Many pathogens can cause influenza, according to the London-based research team, which has made...

PHL Consulate opens its doors at new location

Los Angeles  – The Philippine Consulate General is pleased to announce that we have opened our doors to serve the public at its new location at 3435 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 550, Los Angeles, CA 90010. The change of location, that is four blocks from its present location, is...

Ellen Adarna is single again

Here’s some good news for the guys: Sexy actress Ellen Adarna is single again. The “Pasion de Amor” star said she and her boyfriend of almost two years, businessman Raoul Olbes, broke up last September. “Obviously, ‘yung first week, nakaka-miss, pero it’s better for us,” she...

Senate bill to keep tabs on tax incentives approved

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Senate committee on ways and means approved a bill that would institutionalize a monitoring system for tax incentives that business entities, corporations and private individuals are receiving from the government. In a hearing on Tuesday, the committee...

DOJ probe targets justice for all victims of Mamasapano clash

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Department of Justice (DOJ) Secretary Leila M. De Lima on Wednesday said that the DOJ is pursuing a fair and comprehensive investigation into the encounter that happened in Mamasapano, Maguindanao last Jan. 25. According to De Lima, aside from seeking for...

Transfer of ex-lawmaker to Camp Bagong Diwa hangs

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippine National Police General Hospital is waiting for the medical results of former APEC Party-list Rep. Edgar Valdez before they make a recommendation on his transfer to the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology facility in Camp Dagong Diwa in...

FASO goes Broadway on April 25

As a follow up to its very successful “Swing the Night Away!” show late last year, the Filipino American Symphony Orchestra (FASO) goes Broadway on Saturday, April 25, 7 p.m. at the Alex Theatre in Glendale. “This will be a thrilling show since it will be the first time that FASO...