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  • Marian Rivera hands over Celebrity Ukay-Ukay proceeds to GMA Kapuso Foundation

    January 16, 2019 10:25 AM 620

    Kapuso Primetime Queen Marian Rivera personally handed over to GMA Kapuso Foundation the proceeds from ‘Celebrity Ukay-Ukay’ to help fund GMAKF’s projects for children. Marian, who was one of the ambassadors for the 2018 GMA Celebrity Ukay-Ukay, sold her pre-loved items at her own booth at the Noel Bazaar last December. “Sabi ko talaga after nitong bazaar

  • Japan-funded projects for signing in Q1 2019

    January 16, 2019 8:15 AM 601

    More flood control and road projects are set to be funded by Japan this year MANILA, Philippines – Three loan agreements with Japan are set to be formalized this 1st quarter of 2019, said the Department of Finance (DOF). The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) will be funding the North-South Commuter Railway extension project, the 4th phase

  • Sony's vlogger-friendly a6400 camera has a selfie screen

    January 16, 2019 6:57 AM 521

    The a6400 touts itself as the vlogger's ideal camera SONY'S NEW CAMERA. The a6400 is said to be perfect for vloggers. Image from Sony. MANILA, Philippines – Sony announced Tuesday, January 15 (January 16, Manila time) it was coming out with a content creator-friendly midrange camera that meshes perfectly with vlogging. Called the a6400, it's a camera

  • Razorback drummer Brian Velasco dies

    January 16, 2019 4:51 AM 547

    He joined the band as its drummer in 1996 MANILA, Philippines – Brian Velasco, drummer of iconic Filipino rock band Razorback, on Wednesday, January 16, died in an apparent suicide. Velasco, according to his Facebook profile, joined Razorback as its drummer in 1996. He had apparently died by suicide and streamed the act on Facebook. His friends and followers

  • WATCH: Ken Chan and Rita Daniela invite you to support 'Almusal'

    January 16, 2019 3:34 AM 526

    Ken Chan and Rita Daniela portrayed their beloved ‘My Special Tatay’ characters as they invite their fans and music enthusiasts to support their duet titled “Almusal.” Ken Chan and Rita Daniela portrayed their beloved My Special Tatay characters as they invite their fans and music enthusiasts to support their duet titled “Almusal.” “Meron kaming kanta

  • McDonald's loses Big Mac EU trademark battle

    January 16, 2019 2:51 AM 554

    Ireland's Supermac accuses McDonald's of 'trademark bullying, registering brand names which are simply stored away in a war chest to use against future competitors' DUBLIN, Ireland –Irish fast food chain Supermac's announced Tuesday, January 15 it had won a European Union battle against global giant McDonald's over the use of the Big Mac and Mc trademarks

  • Lacson Eyes P75-B 'Deleted' from DPWH's Proposed 2019 Budget for BLISTT Road Slope..

    January 16, 2019 1:03 AM 574

    There are several worthwhile programs that could use the P75 billion deleted from the proposed 2019 budget of the Department of Public Works and Highways - such as slope protection for key roads in Northern Luzon, Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson said. "If my other colleagues will allow ... we might give part of the P75 billion to the DPWH for slope protection

  • WATCH: Teaser trailer for 'Spider-Man: Far from Home' released

    January 15, 2019 2:37 PM 519

    MANILA, Philippines – If the first teaser trailer for Spider-Man: Far from Home is any indication, Peter Parker (Tom Holland) and friends are in for an adventure. In the trailer, Peter and his friends jet off to Europe for a school trip. Nick Fury (Samuel L Jackson), interrupts Peter's vacation and seeks his help when a series of attacks occur, putting

  • Cone, Austria, Victolero vie for PBA Coach of the Year

    January 15, 2019 12:47 PM 531

    BEST OF THE BEST. Chito Victolero, Leo Austria and Tim Cone (left to right) duke it out for the yearly award. Photos from Josh Albelda/Rappler (Austria and Cone) and PBA Images (Victolero) MANILA, Philippines – Leo Austria, Tim Cone, and Chito Victolero crowd each other out for the 2018 Coach of the Year as the PBA Press Corps celebrates the 25th year of its traditional

  • Djokovic begins seventh Aussie Open title bid with romp

    January 15, 2019 12:00 PM 511

    The world No. 1 makes quick work of Mitchell Krueger to set up a second round date with old foe Jo-Wilfried Tsonga CONSISTENTLY GREAT. Novak Djokovic has now advanced to the second round of the Australian Open for 13 straight years. Photo from Twitter (@AustralianOpen) MELBOURNE, Australia – Novak Djokovic began his bid for a record seventh Australian