Filipino artist goes big in Hollywood

By Hannah De Castro-Abinuman Winston Quitasol may not be a name familiar to many. But a lot of people have seen his work. If you watched a Hollywood movie any time between 1992 to now, chances are, you’ve already seen at least one of the films he worked on. As a visual effects...

Erap mulls seeking re-election as Manila mayor

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Contradicting his earlier statement that serving as mayor of the country’s capital will only be a one-shot affair, former President and Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada on Wednesday expressed intention of seeking re-election in 2016. Estrada said though nothing is...

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...

Coco, Julia in no rush for romance

BUSY work schedules have kept Kapamilya talents Coco Martin and Julia Montes from entertaining romance at this point. Julia, who is turning 20 this March, said in the press launch of “Wansapanataym Presents: Yamishita’s Treasures” that she still has a lot of plans with her...

Gabby: My wife doesn’t get jealous

Actor Gabby Concepcion denied reports that his wife, Genevieve Gonzales, is jealous of his onscreen partners. Concepcion explained that his wife is used to him being paired with several women, as they met when he is already an actor. “Hindi naman siguro. Palagay ko inimbento...

Mayor Binay suspended over building scandal

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Office of the Ombudsman on Wednesday announced that it has suspended Makati Mayor Junjun Binay for six months over corruption allegations concering the alleged overpricing in the construction of the Makati City Hall Building II. “[The Ombudsman]...

Espina tells BOI to refuse pressure, stick to the facts on Mamasapano incident

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Philippine National Police officer-in-charge Deputy Director General Leonardo Espina on Wednesday reminded the members of the Board of Inquiry investigating the bloody Jan. 25 Mamasapano clash to stay true to the fact, and not be swayed by pressure. In an...

PNP: BOI team will not be swayed by Aquino’s statement vs. Napeñas

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippine National Police said the Board of Inquiry investigating the bloody Jan. 25 Mamasapano clash will not be swayed in finishing its report by President Benigno Aquino III’s pronouncements on Monday blaming relieved Special Action Force commander...

PNP OIC Espina: No gag order vs. Napeñas

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Philippine National Police officer-in-charge Deputy Director General Leonardo Espina on Wednesday denied issuing a gag order against relieved PNP-Special Action Force (PNP-SAF) commander Director Getulio Napeñas Jr. In an interview with reporters, Espina...

SC relaxes rules on psychological incapacity as ground to annul marriages

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Supreme Court has taken a liberal stand in allowing the annulment of marriage on the ground of psychological incapacity as it reversed itself and nullified the marriage of two individuals saying a strict implementation of the rules would allow diagnosed...
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