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January 16, 2019 10:25 AM Marian Rivera hands over Celebrity Ukay-Ukay proceeds to GMA Kapuso Foundation

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 478

January 16, 2019 8:15 AM Japan-funded projects for signing in Q1 2019

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 458

January 15, 2019 12:47 PM Cone, Austria, Victolero vie for PBA Coach of the Year

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 408

January 15, 2019 12:00 PM Djokovic begins seventh Aussie Open title bid with romp

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 391

January 15, 2019 10:38 AM Elections, infra push to boost PH economy in 2019 – First Metro

First Metro Investment Corporation expects economic growth and lower inflation, but a weaker peso in 2019 MANILA, Philippines – Infrastructure projects, improved consumer spending, and the upcoming elections will help boost the economy in 2019, Metrobank's investment arm First Metro Investment Corporation said on Tuesday, January 15. First Metro said the recovery 348

January 15, 2019 10:00 AM Apple COO claims Qualcomm would not sell them chips for newer iPhones – report

Apple's soured partnership with Qualcomm may have hurt its chance to release a 5G iPhone early MANILA, Philippines – In July 2018, Apple terminated its exclusive partnership with Qualcomm to have the chip-maker supply modems for its iPhones. But even before that, business between the two was somewhat on track to go bad as both companies have, over the years 341

January 15, 2019 7:59 AM FALSE: Man who challenged father of accused school bully has not been found dead

No, the man who challenged the father of an accused bully in one of the Philippines' top schools has not been found dead Online reports being shared across multiple social media platforms claim a man who challenged the father of an accused bully in one of the Philippine's top schools has been found dead. However, the video used in the reports shows a 2016 news clip about 293

January 14, 2019 5:12 AM Nadal blazes through to Australian Open 2nd round

Nadal shows no signs of injury worries with a straight-set victory over James Duckworth MELBOURNE, Australia – A ruthless Rafael Nadal showed no mercy in a clinical first round thumping at the Australian Open Monday, January 14. The 17-time Grand Slam champion, who cut short his 2018 season to have surgery on a foot injury, cruised through to round two of the opening 124

January 14, 2019 4:38 AM Egg photo tops Kylie Jenner for most-liked Instagram post of all time

A silly post explicitly created to beat Kylie Jenner's record-holding post is a hit among netizens – The world of viral internet content is off to a ridiculous start this year as a photo of an egg becomes the most-liked Instagram post of all time, beating American celebrity Kylie Jenner’s February 2018 post. has 18.2 million likes as of writing. The egg photo 112

January 13, 2019 7:55 AM LOOK: PBA Leo Awards 2018 results

San Miguel's June Mar Fajardo emerges as the biggest winner after clinching the MVP award and leading the First Mythical and All-Defensive Teams BEST OF THE BEST. The PBA players who shone in the league's 43rd season are honored in the Leo Awards. File photos from Josh Albelda/Rappler (June Mar Fajardo), PBA Images (Jason Perkins, Paul Lee, Poy Erram) 108