Audi R8 e-tron in self-driving CES Asia debut

(Relaxnews) – Electric concept car, the Audi R8 e-tron, is being introduced to attendees at CES Asia in Shanghai with a range of extras that make it capable of autonomous driving. A raft of extras augment the recent Geneva Motor Show’s Audi R8 e-tron, including a...

Aquino: PHL to defy China’s claim on airspace over disputed territories

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III on Monday said the Philippines will defy China’s claim on the airspace over disputed territories in the South China Sea. “We will still fly to routes that we fly based on international law,” Aquino told...

Romance with Lovi not perfect, says Rocco

LOVI Poe and real life BF Rocco Nacino will be working together again in the upcoming GMA7 primetime soap, “Beautiful Stranger,” which has started taping last Monday. They’ve been going steady for about a year now and they say their relationship is getting stronger by the da...

Metro Manila less than 50 percent ready for big earthquake, says MMDA chief

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The National Capital Region is less than 50 percent ready to deal with the fallout of a high-magnitude earthquake, the head of the Metro Manila Development Authority said in an earthquake preparedness forum on Friday. Speaking at the GMA News Online-I M...

Aquino says Mar tops his list of presidential choices in 2016

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday revealed that Interior Secretary Mar Roxas is “on top of the list” of his choices for his preferred presidential bets for the 2016 polls. In an interview with reporters after inspecting classrooms in Marikina, Aquino...

LRT 1 accident to affect 600 passengers per hour, says LRTA

MANILA (Mabuhay) – As a result of the Light Rail Transit Line 1 collision last Saturday, the transportation needs of an estimated 600 commuters will not be met for every hour that the two coaches involved in the accident are undergoing repairs in the Pasay City depot and while...

Aquino: VP Binay’s chances in 2016 depend on how he’ll answer corruption allegations

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Vice President Jejomar Binay’s responses to corruption allegations being hurled against him will make or break his chances in the 2016 presidential polls, President Benigno Aquino III said Monday. Asked during an interview if he still perceives Binay as the man...

LTFRB ban on old school service vehicles to push through

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) on Monday said it will implement the ban on 15-year-old school services when classes start this June. LTFRB chair Winston Ginez said he is not inclined to grant another year of extension despite...

Racquel Custodio Furbeyre, L.A. social worker

LOS ANGELES – Racquel Custodio Furbeyre peacefully passed away Monday, May 18, in Los Angeles. She was 64. ​Racquel had been battling breast cancer for the past four years. Since the 1980s, Racquel was known in the L.A. Filipino and Asian community as a caring social worker who...

Bong Revilla open to running for higher office in 2016 polls

MANILA (Mabuhay)– Sen. Ramon Bong Revilla Jr., detained in connection with the alleged pork barrel scam, on Thursday said he is open on the possibility of running for higher office in the 2016 elections. “I keep my options open, kahit nakakulong ako dahil alam kong malinis...
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