President Aquino signs law establishing a sports academy in Surigao del Norte

MANILA (Mabuhay) –President Benigno S. Aquino III on September 18 signed into law the establishment of a sports academy in the municipality of Dapa in Surigao del Norte province. Under Republic Act No. 10683, the Siargao Island Sports Academy and Training Center will be...

Binay narrows down running mate choices to 3

MANILA, Sept 21 (Mabuhay) -– Vice President Jejomar Binay has narrowed down his choices for running mate to three. Binay said all of his choices are male, and two of them are Senators Ferdinand ”Bongbong” Marcos Jr. and Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan....

Isabel Oli announces pregnancy

MANILA, Sept 21 (Mabuhay) – NEWLYWEDS John Prats and Isabel Oli are expecting their first child. The pregnancy announcement was made by the showbiz couple on their respective Instagram accounts. Prats posted a sonogram image of their unborn child. “Can’t wait to...

Justice Carpio: Grace Poe is not natural-born, but naturalized Filipino citizen

MANILA, Sept 21 (Mabuhay) — Senator Grace Poe can be considered a Filipino under international customary law but only as a naturalized citizen and not as natural-born citizen, according to Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonio Carpio. Carpio said this during...

LJ Reyes wins best actress prize in Russia

MANILA, Sept 21 (Mabuhay) -– LJ Reyes was named Best Actress in the 13th Pacific Meridian International Film Festival for her performance in the independent film “Anino sa Likod ng Buwan.” The film festival was held from September 12 to 18 in Vladivostok, Russia. The recognition...

Beyond possible: The sky’s the limit for the all-New 2016 Prius at Wondries Toyota

10% fuel economy improvement on core models; highest MPG without a plug LAS VEGAS – The same vehicle that pioneered the hybrid category just disrupted the status quo again. The all-new, fourth-generation Prius starred in a spectacular evening production of music, food and special...

Sofia Andres to JK: ‘I’m always here to support you’

Teen actress Sofia Andres posted a heartfelt message for “The Voice Kids” season one finalist Juan Karlos Labajo, who recently graduated from elementary school. On Tuesday, the 14-year-old Labajo shared on his Instagram account that he graduated from ETON International School....

Irvine 14th Global Village Festival celebrates diversity

The City of Irvine, one of the 34 cities comprising the County of Orange, is not only one of the nation’s largest master-planned communities, culturally diverse and fully integrated city of 250,384 residents but also holds the distinction of being ranked as the top city in...

Philippine Army denies existence of ‘hit list’

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippine Army on Saturday denied that the military has a “hit list” of 70 activists in Mindanao and leaders of progressive groups. “There is no such thing as hit list in the AFP. Everybody knows that only the New People’s Army is making a hit list,” said...

Police launch 24-hour patrol in Zamboanga City after deadly blast

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Police has started a 24-hour security patrol around Zamboanga city following a bus explosion that left a girl dead and 33 others injured on Friday afternoon. According to Superintendent Glenn Dulawan, Pagadian City police chief, tighter security is being...
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