VP Binay respects PNoy’s decision not to endorse him

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Vice President Jejomar Binay respects the decision of Pres. Benigno Aquino against endorsing him for the presidential race in 2016, but he assured the public he can continue the reforms initiated by the current administration. “The President has spoken so...

Signage for largest Fil-Am mural in US unveiled

By Nimfa U. Rueda LOS ANGELES – Los Angeles City officials and Filipino-American community leaders unveiled the signage for the largest Fil-Am mural in the United States on Saturday. “I see this new sign as a bridge, in the same way that the mural has become a bridge to other...

Lawyers’ group to Aquino: Remember Cory, forget Cha-cha

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The Integrated Bar of the Philippines on Monday said President Benigno Aquino III’s desire to amend the 1987 Constitution casts doubts on whether he is still fit to govern the country. “To cite the purported need to amend because he lost in the Disbursement...

PNoy and family, AFP chief of staff visit Ninoy tomb for death anniversary

MANILA, Aug 21 (Mabuhay) – President Benigno Aquino III arrived at the Manila Memorial Park in Parañaque City Thursday to attend a Mass marking the 31st death anniversary of his father, former Sen. Benigno “Ninoy” Aquino Jr. Aquino arrived in time for the Mass that started after...

From presidential shoo-in to shut-out

The bid of President Noynoy and his allies for charter change that will pave the way for extending his term beyond 2016 appears to have lost its luster as a result of strong public indignations and massive street protests. Even some of Noynoy’s political supporters have expressed...

Rehab Czar Panfilo Lacson submits ‘Comprehensive (P170.9 B) Rehab Plan’ to Pnoy

On a leisurely weekend evening, I happened to have watched broadcast colleague Karen Davila’s “Headstart” Program on TFC on her very enlightening interview with Rehab Czar Panfilo Lacson. During the interview, Ms. Davila asked Mr. Lacson on the update of his “Yolanda”...

Kris prefers sudden death to battling illness

Host-actress Kris Aquino still remembers the hardship they had to go through seeing their mom former President Cory Aquino battle through cancer. On her morning show “KrisTV”, Aquino said she would rather die in a plane crash with her entire family than to go through a long...

‘Time to be serious’ by Jannelle So

SO LA By Jannelle So I don’t remember much about the events surrounding the bloodless EDSA revolution in 1986. I was nine then, and all I can remember now was that the television was always on. It wasn’t airing regular programming though. Even though classes were...

Kris Aquino to ‘eat, pray, love’ in 2011

MANILA, Dec 9 (Mabuhay) – Actress-host Kris Aquino is doing her own version of “Eat, Pray, Love” next year, including finding new love. “Eat, Pray, Love” tells the story of American author Elizabeth Gilbert, who, after her divorce, traveled to Italy,...