A journey back to life

“What would you do if God gave you a second chance?” This is the question Filipina-American author Karen Henson Jones posts in her book, “Heart of Miracles,” chronicling her near-death experience and the struggles she had to face as she journeyed back to life. “Would you change...

Storm surge advisory issued for 4 Quezon province areas

MANILA, Apr 4 (Mabuhay) — Residents in four areas in Quezon province were advised Saturday to take precautions against possible storm surges as Typhoon Chedeng (Maysak) moved closer to Luzon. Quezon is one of the areas state weather agency PAGASA had placed under Storm...

NDRRMC: Authorities control number of tourists in areas threatened by Chedeng

MANILA, Apr 4 (Mabuhay) — Disaster risk reduction and management units in parts of Luzon have started controlling the number of tourists in areas facing possible threats from Typhoon Chedeng (Maysak), the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said...

What’s the real score between JM, Jessy?

MANILA, Apr 4 (Mabuhay) — Are they back together? This is the question among fans of former couple JM de Guzman and Jessy Mendiola, who recently took to Instagram to share photos of them together. One photo showed Mendiola resting on de Guzman’s shoulder, which the...

24k people to be evacuated as typhoon nears PHL’s northeast coast

MANILA, Apr 4 (Mabuhay) — Some 24,000 people in the Philippines were being evacuated Saturday with Typhoon Maysak a day away from potentially striking the country’s northeast coast, officials said. Storm surges, flash floods and landslides remained potential threats...

Pinay mom charged after teen falls to death in Hong Kong

Hong Kong, China, AFP, Thursday 4/9/2015 – The Filipina mother of a teenager who plunged to her death from an upmarket Hong Kong apartment was released on bail Thursday after being charged with neglect, as her lawyer told of the “unraveling” of their happy family life. Herminia...

Spring makeup: Eyes go bold

(Relaxnews)  – It’s time to give spring an eyeful! The look for this season is bold and playful, with flashes of vibrant color really bringing out your peepers. From chalky pastels to disco-inspired metallics, the key hereis boldness. A good way to begin is with...

Aquino says ‘worst airport’ now looking much better

Manila, Philippines, AFP – President Benigno Aquino Wednesday hailed renovations to the Philippines’ main international airport, expressing optimism it would soon shake off its ranking on one website as the world’s worst airport. Almost a year after he personally apologized for...

Solon wants fines up to P200K for obstruction of justice

MANILA (Mabuhay) — A fine as high as P200,000 and jail time of up to 20 years await those who will obstruct the apprehension and prosecution of criminal offenders should the bill filed by Albay Rep. Fernando Gonzalez becomes a law. House Bill 5521 filed last March seeks to...

LTO ‘no registration, no travel’ policy lawful — Abaya

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Transportation Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya justified on Wednesday the implementation of the “no registration, no travel” policy of the Land Transportation Office (LTO), saying it was in accordance with the law. LTO is under the Department of...
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