Usman is dead, aide may have betrayed him – AFP

MANILA, May 4 (Mabuhay) — The military is verifying reports that wanted bomb maker Abdul Basit Usman died during a gun fight within his group, Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief of staff General Gregorio Pio Catapang Jr. said Monday. Speaking to reporters, Catapang...

Why KC is happy after breaking up with Paulo

Actress-host KC Concepcion has proudly declared that she is happier after her much publicized break-up with Paulo Avelino. Part of Concepcion’s new life is her all-out support for sexually abused children, an issue which she passionately discussed at the launch of “Lukso! Cirque...

No money problems for Willie Revillame

Amid previous reports about his gambling habit, Willie Revillame now says no to casino. “Nagca-casino, yes, tatanggapin ko na totoo iyan. Naglibang ako sa buhay ko, pinakiramdaman ko lang kung anong meron kasi hindi ako sanay diyan eh. So, na-challenge ako,” Willie said in a...

Enrique Gil courting Liza Soberano

Now it can be told: Enrique Gil is courting Liza Soberano. The teen star confirmed the long-standing rumor, which shifted into high gear after the two openly admitted their feelings for each other. Soberano was asked on whether the 23-year-old actor is wooing her. “Opo, in...

History in the making

On May 2, 2015, history will be made when two boxing greats – undefeated American boxing champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Philippine fighting congressman Manny Pacquiao – face each other in a fight that fans have been waiting for years. In reality, however, history is already...

Piolo Pascual denies rekindling romance with KC Concepcion

PIOLO Pascual denied the reports, saying he has rekindled his relationship with former girlfriend KC Concepcion. Reports said the actor was seen talking with Concepcion at the backstage of weekend program “ASAP XX” and that he sent flowers to the actress. “No, Kristina (KC) and I...

David Foster: Charice is irreplaceable

Canadian composer and record producer David Foster, who mentored Charice for a time, said he is open to collaborating once again with the Filipino singing sensation. “Charice is a phenomenal singer and – you know what? – the more I look around this world and see other singers,...

Judy Ann admits ‘tampo’ with ABS-CBN

JUDY Ann Santos revealed she had issues with the Kapamilya Network but all is well now. The actress said that she and the station did not see eye to eye on some matters. She did not elaborate. “Nagkaroon ng tampo pero maliit lang. Maliit na bagay na napag-usapan din namin after a...

Claudine, ‘Marina’ director reunite for new project

Long-time ABS-CBN viewers may remember watching, 10 years ago, a fresh-faced Claudine Barretto transforming into a mermaid (and at one point, a fairy) in the pioneering fantaserye “Marina.” Directed by Wenn Deramas and Andoy Ranay, it centered on the titular mermaid on her quest...

Pacquiao vs Mayweather: ‘Fight of the Century’

On the morning after the red carpet press conference that formally announced his upcoming fight against undefeated American champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr., Filipino boxing pride Manny Pacquiao was business as usual – jogged from his house to the Pan Pacific Park; did two rounds...