Azkals appeal to Pinoys for full support

Manila: With less than a week before the pivotal match against a strong Uzbekistan squad, the Philippine national football team, popularly known as Azkals, is appealing to Filipinos to show up at the game venue and cheer for the team. Azkals coach Thomas Dooley and players Phil...

Fil-Am judge honored in historic enrobing ceremony

By Nimfa U. Rueda LOS ANGELES – The newest Filipino-American judge in the Los Angeles Superior Court was formally honored in a historic swearing-in and enrobing ceremony at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse in downtown Los Angeles earlier this week. Julian Recana made history when he...

Does Coco have a chance with Maja now that she’s single?

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– Now that Maja Salvador and Coco Martin are set to reunite for the upcoming television series “Ang Probinsyano,” is there a possibility that the two will fall in love off-screen? In 2011, Martin and actor Matteo Guidicelli, who was then Salvador’s boyfriend,...

TV5 International expands reach in U.S. via DIRECTV

TV5 International marks a milestone by expanding its reach in the U.S. via DIRECTV, now part of the AT&T family.  KAPATID TV5, TV5 international’s entertainment channel, is set to deliver some of the most anticipated shows in the Philippines. As the home of the Philippine...

P500-M PDAF case filed vs 20 lawmakers

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– Lawyer Levito Baligod filed malversation complaints against former and incumbent 20 lawmakers in connection with the pork barrel scam involving non-government organizations not linked to Janet Lim Napoles. In his new P500 million Priority Development...

NUJP demands public apology from Iglesia for mauling journos

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP) condemned the cases of physical assault directed against journalists which were recorded during the four-day protest of the influential religious sect Iglesia ni Cristo (INC) that ended on...

El Niño strengthens, to last until early 2016

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The ongoing El Niño has gained strength and is now considered a “strong” El Niño phenomenon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Tuesday. There is a 90 percent chance that the El Niño...

Rumors of Manalo arrest may have ignited INC protests — Roxas

MANILA (Mabuhay) -– Interior Secretary Mar Roxas on Tuesday said rumors of an impending arrest of Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) Executive Minister Eduardo Manalo may have ignited the 5-day protest actions of members of the indigenous Christian group. Roxas said the meeting between...

2016 Infiniti Q70 Premium Select Edition debuts at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

PEBBLE BEACH, Calif.,  – Infiniti today announced that the new 2016 Infiniti Q70 Premium Select Edition will be on display this week in the Infiniti Pavilion at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance. The specially equipped Q70 premium sedan will be available at Infiniti...