Tesla posts record sales as demand for premium electric cars heats up

(Relaxnews) – Tesla on Friday reported record quarterly sales of its premium electric car, the Model S. But it’s by no means the only company carving out a bigger share of the electric car market by targeting affluent drivers. Tesla is on a roll. Its electric cars may well come...

Lea mentors aspiring theater actors

Fresh from her stint on “The Voice of the Philippines” Season 2, Tony award winner Lea Salonga showed off her coaching skills anew to aspiring teen theater actors at Council Rock High School South in Pennsylvania. Video clips of the class posted on YouTube by Corey Axler showed...

Pacquiao teleconference call terminated early

Los Angeles, United States, AFP, Tuesday 4/21/2015 – Manny Pacquiao’s teleconference call on Monday was abruptly halted just minutes after it began with promoter Bob Arum delivering an obscenity before telling organizers to shut it down. “Oh (expletive),” Arum said after the...

Aquino sees no need to convene National Security Council over China – Palace

MANILA, Apr 21 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III does not see the need to convene the National Security Council (NSC) amid China’s recent actions in disputed areas in the South China Sea, Malacañang said Tuesday. Asked via text message if there is a necessity for Aquino to...

Abi Binay assures VP Binay will be a ‘unifying president’

MANILA, Apr 21 (Mabuhay) – Makati City Rep. Mar-len Abigail Binay on Tuesday said her father is a “unifying leader” and will become a “unifying president” if elected in 2016. The Vice President has been vocal about his plan to run for president in 2016 and said the allegations of...

Poe: No offer from LP yet to run for VP in 2016

MANILA, Apr 21 (Mabuhay) – Amid reports of a possible Roxas-Poe tandem in 2016, Senator Grace Poe on Tuesday said there has been no formal offer for her to run as the Liberal Party’s vice presidential bet in next year’s elections. Poe, an independent allied with President Benigno...

Cayetano to block LTO’s 2016 budget over ‘No Plate, No Travel’ controversy

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senate Majority Leader Alan Peter Cayetano on Tuesday threatened to block the 2016 budget of the Land Transportation Office if it will not declare a moratorium on the “No Plate, No Travel” policy. “We remind the LTO that it collected more than P17.16 billion in...