WCOPA Team Philippines: Preserving the good name of the Filipino artist worldwide

Time and again, the Philippines have dominated the world stage as numerous Filipinos rake in top awards in various talent searches across the globe. Currently the reputation is such that if you are Filipino , people from different nations and the international community expect...

Thankful for the presence of Father-figures around

Growing-up without a father to love and protect us is devastating for some, but not when one is surrounded with father-figures around. Among the father-figures whom this author have learned to respect and admired was a respectable uncle who was the Dean of Physics at o...

Nissan’s new electric seven-seater: A car for responsibly mixing business and pleasure

(Relaxnews) – Officially the world’s first production seven-seat electric car, the latest derivation of the Nissan e-NV200 is aimed equally at business users and larger families. Incredibly quiet and very comfortable – thanks to the option of specifying it with the company’s...

Marian Rivera wants to have many kids

If she has her way, actress Marian Rivera wants to have as many kids as she can. “Hanggang kaya ko, mas marami, mas masaya. Kasi solong anak lang ako kay mama at papa, so gusto ko mas marami,” Rivera said in an interview. Meanwhile, Rivera, who is now four-months pregnant, said...

Ogie Alcasid, Janno Gibbs reunite for TV5’s new Sunday variety game show

Longtime fans of both Ogie Alcasid and Janno Gibbs are well aware that the friendship of the two singers slash comedians slash actors slash TV hosts dates back to “Small Brothers”, the popular ABS-CBN weekly variety show they headlined following the EDSA Revolution in the late...

Chynna Ortaleza discovers masculine side

Experience has ripened 32-year-old actress Chynna Ortaleza and she is out to prove it to fans, taking on the character of Batchi Luna, a lesbian, on GMA7’s “The Rich Man’s Daughter.” Having already completed a number of episodes for the series, Chynna now attests to the role...

Vice Ganda, Coco Martin start work on new movie

Prized ABS-CBN stars Vice Ganda and Coco Martin have finally started work on their first film together, half a year since they first announced the project. On Instagram, the “It’s Showtime” co-host shared a photo of him with Martin, captioned: “We’ll make it bigger together....

Torre de Manila construction stopped

MANILA (Mabuhay) – THE Supreme Court has issued a restraining order against the construction of the 46-story Torre de Manila. Petitioner Knights of Rizal said the construction mars the view of the Rizal Monument in Luneta. In its petition, they said when Torre de Manila reaches...

Wang Bo denies involvement in BBL payola controversy

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Suspected Chinese crime lord Wang Bo on Tuesday denied bribing officials of the Bureau of Immigration to sign his release papers, as he dismissed the allegation that he gave $10 million to members of the House of Representatives as bribe. Wang made the...

Escudero rekindles call for return of Balangiga bells

By Abner Galino Senator Francis Escudero has rekindled a dormant call for the return of the three historic church bells of the town of Balangiga, Samar which were taken as war booty by the United States Army during its suppression of Filipino revolutionaries in the early 1900. As...
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