Marian Rivera open to reconciling with Heart Evangelista

“Wala namang problema sa akin.” This was the short response of Marian Rivera when asked if reconciliation is possible between her and co-Kapuso actress Heart Evangelista. “Tama na. Ang tagal-tagal na nun, mag move on na tayo. Mas maganda na maging positibo tayo sa buhay lalo na...

PNoy to VP Binay: Give right facts in counter-SONA

MANILA (Mabuhay) — President Benigno Aquino III on Monday challenged Vice President Jejomar Binay to stick to the facts when he delivers his speech countering Aquino’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) later in the afternoon. “One would hope he would honor his...

Mar ‘highly qualified’, Jinggoy says

MANILA (Mabuhay) — After attending his bail hearing at the Sandiganbayan 5th Division for his plunder case, Sen. Jinggoy Estrada told reporters that Interior Secretary Mar Roxas is highly qualified to run for president. The detained senator, however, said that the Estradas...

Aquino: BIR collections for 2015 poised to hit new record high

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) is poised to set a new record high in collections this year, President Benigno Aquino III said Monday as he commended the agency for sustaining an uptrend in revenue-gathering. In a speech commemorating the bureau’s 111th...

China’s second airstrip ‘alarming’: AFP

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Armed Forces of the Philippines on Tuesday confirmed the report that China has been building a second airstrip on an artificial island in the disputed South China Sea. Military spokesperson Col. Restituto Padilla said a report of Washington-based think-tank...

Lacson: Delay in release of funds holding back Yolanda rehab

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Former Yolanda rehabilitation czar Panfilo Lacson on Monday hit the government anew with what he said was a lag behind the release of funds that is holding back progress in the simultaneous programs for the victims of the super typhoon. Lacson said even after...

Aquino hopes Poe, Chiz will still consider ‘unified ticket’ for 2016 polls

MANILA (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III on Monday said he is still hoping for a “unified ticket” in the 2016 polls even after failed attempts to reach a consensus with Senators Grace Poe and Francis Escudero on plans for the upcoming national elections. “We still want a...

Ambassador’s Tour participant donates solar study lamps to Cebu students

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On July 09, taking time off from the Ambassador’s Tour in which he was among the approximately 200 participants, Richmond-based Rumy Mohta searched the city of Cebu for a Filipino student whose photo showing him studying outside a fast food establishment went...