Chiz wants state to play key role in manufacturing sector

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Senator Francis ‘Chiz’ Escudero vowed to place a greater role for the state in breathing life to the country’s manufacturing sector should he and his running mate, presidential candidate Senator Grace Poe, be elected to power. Speaking...

Bongbong: No truth to supposed presidential bid declaration in Pangasinan

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. on Thursday said that there is no truth to a newspaper report that he will announce his presidential bid for next year’s elections in Pangasinan on Sunday. In a statement, Marcos said that unless the announcement comes...

Fil-Am children meet Pope Francis

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – A group of Filipino children greeted Pope Francis during his visit to Washington, DC on 24 September 2015. The children were Beatrice Olivares, Zacharie Aguila Famoso, Angelo Magalong, Abram Elijah Moses Caasi, Joelle Marie T. Bustamante, Lorenz Alacbay,...

Coleen opens up on past with Gab Valenciano

More than two years after breaking up with Gab Valenciano, Coleen Garcia opens up to talk about their split and how their relationship made an impact on her life. “Before the relationship I’m in now, there was only one really serious relationship that I’ve been in. It was with...

2016 Accord raises its game with dynamic styling, chassis and body upgrades

Check the new Sporty Accord and sophisticated new styling with expanded use of LED lighting with 19-inch wheels at Norm Reeves Honda of West Covina The always popular, benchmark-setting Honda Accord, retail car buyers’ most popular choice in 2013 and again in 20141, receives a...

Foreign, Pinay hostages brought to Davao Oriental – police

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Gunmen holding three foreigners and one Filipina hostage have slipped past a naval cordon and escaped to remote mountains in Mindanao without making ransom demands, police said Wednesday. Elite Army troops were trying to track the bandits while Air Force...

Lawmaker pushes ‘no garage, no car’ bill

MANILA (Mabuhay) — A lawmaker in the House of Representatives on Wednesday pushed for the passage of a measure mandating individuals to secure a permanent parking space before purchasing a car. At the hearing of the House of Representatives transportation committee,...

Gringo not interested to be VP Binay’s running mate in 2016

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Gregorio Honasan II on Tuesday denied reports that he will be the running mate of Vice President Jejomar Binay, saying he is not interested in seeking the second highest elective post in the country. “I have not considered it, seriously. I’m busy...

Escudero: I never supported Binay for mayor

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Senator Francis Escudero may have supported Jejomar Binay’s vice-presidential campaign in 2010 but he did not support or even vote for Binay when he stayed on as mayor of Makati for nearly 20 years. “I supported Vice President Binay for Vice President. I never...

Disaster strikes as Palestine shocks Gilas Pilipinas to open FIBA Asia

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Philippine national men’s basketball team opened the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship on a losing note, dropping a stunning 75-73 result to Palestine on Wednesday in Changsha, China. Jamal Abu-Shamala led Palestine with 26 points, including two big...
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