Anne on the run

MANILA (Mabuhay) –Anne Curtis is known to join marathons. More than just to stay fit, however, she has aligned her passion with advocacy to help underprivileged children. The actress has organized the Heroes for Children Run 2015 in partnership with the United Nations...

Lourdes Trinidad-Ocampo turns recycled newspapers into intricately-crafted handbags

This author was recently mesmerized by various types of intricately-crafted handbags made of recycled newspapers. The brainchild of Lourdes Trinidad-Ocampo, the handbags carry the name “D’yario” and each handbag is intricately handwoven, handmade and distributed through the...

How do you solve a problem like Roxas

It is so sad that Mar Roxas, the son of the well-respected late Senator Gerry Roxas and a scion of the affluent Araneta clan, is a born loser. If Roxas , the Liberal Party presidential candidate, is convinced that he will be elected as the next President despite his low numbers...

Subaru to offer Limited Edition Series HyperBlue BRZ, WRX STI models

C herry Hill, N.J. – Subaru of America , Inc. has announced the 2016 Series. HyperBlue limited edition available exclusively on BRZ and WRX STI models. As a follow up to the 2015 Series.Blue BRZ, the 2016 Series. HyperBlue cars feature exterior paint in Subaru’s exclusive Hyper...

Solenn Heussaff on hot showbiz topics, her new movies

A lot of celebrities have been raving about “Heneral Luna,” among them Solenn Heussaff, who watched the movie with her fiancé, Argentine businessman Nico Bolzico, and her dad. “I loved ’yung final message that your own enemy is yourself, tayong mga Pinoys mismo. I loved that they...

Filipinos want a leader who will listen to them — survey

MANILA (Mabuhay) — In the 2016 elections, Filipinos will most likely be looking for a leader who will listen to them, based on the 4th Philippine Trust Index released Thursday. The nationwide survey conducted from July to August 2015 among 1,620 respondents showed that...

November 2 not a holiday, says Palace

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Work and classes will not be suspended on November 2, All Souls’ Day, Malacañang said Thursday. All Souls’ Day is a Catholic feast day for remembering departed loved ones. This year, it falls on a Monday. “Pursuant to Proclamation No. 831 issued on 17...

Australia vows P33-M aid for ‘Koppu victims

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Australian government on Thursday pledged P33 million in emergency aid to communities and families affected by Typhoon Lando in the Philippines. Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie Bishop announced the aid on Thursday. “Australia, as a close friend of...

Chiz seeks immediate release OF P1-B people’s survival fund

As local government units (LGUs) continued to grapple with the unmitigated impacts of extreme weather events, Sen. Francis “Chiz” Escudero asked the government to immediately release the P1-billion People’s Survival Fund (PSF). Escudero, who chairs the Senate Committee on...

Int’l complaint vs US Marine eyed if acquitted: lawyer

MANILA (Mabuhay) – A lawyer of the Laude family believes an international criminal complaint may be filed against US Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton if he is acquitted here in the Philippines for the killing of transgender Jennifer Laude. Virgie Suarez, the legal...
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