Why Gerald was initially intimidated by Isabelle Daza

Actor Gerald Anderson admitted that he was initially intimidated by new Kapamilya talent Isabelle Daza, who is now his co-star in the upcoming ABS-CBN series “Nathaniel.” Anderson said he was overwhelmed by Daza’s confidence and professionalism on the set. “As a person...

Solons question competence of PNP execs in Monday’s BBL hearing

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Two lawmakers on Monday cast doubt on the competence of police officials who attended the day’s House hearing on the Bangsamoro Basic Law after one of them said the proposed legislation is silent on the relationship between the Philippine National Police chief...

AFP: Damage from China’s reclamation in West PHL Sea irreversible, widespread

MANILA (Mabuhay) – As it called on China to stop its reclamation activities in the disputed South China Sea, the Armed Forces of the Philippines on Monday said the “massive” constructions being done in the region are causing extensive damage to the environment there. At a press...

Gazmin, Catapang throw support behind BBL at House panel deliberations

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin and Armed Forces chief General Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr. on Monday expressed support behind the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law. Gazmin and Catapang arrived at the hearing of the ad hoc committee on the BBL around 10:30 a.m., an...

Group warns vs. toxic substances in beach toys

MANILA (Mabuhay) – An ecological group on Saturday warned of toxic substances in plastic beach toys being sold in Manila’s Quiapo district. The EcoWaste Coalition said some of the toys had pthalates or synthetic chemicals that make PVC plastic items pliable and durable, but may...

CA employees wear white vs Trillanes’ ‘justice for sale’ claims

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Employees of the Court of Appeals on Monday reported for work in white shirts to protest Senator Antonio Trillanes’ allegation that justice is for sale at the appeals court. The appelate court’s white-clad employees were noticeable at Monday’s flag-raising...

Star-studded Los Angeles-Makati Sister City on May 3 at Omni Hotel

Geneva Cruz and Garrie Concepcion to grace First Filipiniana Gala event of the LA-Makati Sister Cities, Inc. The Los Angeles-Makati Sister Cities Fundraising Gala will be true to their status as the FilAm organizers has been working to put up a star-studded night wit...

Simplify Weeknight Meals

(Family Features) Busy weeknights call for meals you can prepare quickly, but there’s no need to compromise on flavor and quality. One way to save time is combining fresh ingredients with frozen sides, such as those offered by Alexia Foods. Made with premium, natural ingredients...

Vice Ganda, Kris address rumored rift

 “Sisterakas” co-stars Vice Ganda and Kris Aquino have addressed speculation that they are not on good terms, supposedly after a misunderstanding involving the comedian’s idea to come up with a blog and signature shirts. Vice Ganda said, “Alam mo, hindi namin alam kung kaninong...

Basketball coach Pumaren lauds Bimby’s court performance

Former San Mig Coffee player and Air21 Express head coach Franz Pumaren saw basketball hero potential in Bimby Yap Jr., who recently displayed some hardcourt skills he could have actually inherited from his dad, multi-MVP awardee James Yap. Bimby learned the fundamentals of...