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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 64

January 15, 2019 6:53 AM Ivanka Trump to help U.S. choose candidate for World Bank

Jessica Ditto, the White House Deputy Director of Communications, says reports that Ivanka Trump 'is under consideration are false' WASHINGTON DC, USA – President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor Ivanka will help the United States choose its candidate to lead the World Bank but she will not be the one, the White House said on Monday, January 14. Treasury 30

November 18, 2018 10:29 AM Return of Balangiga Bells shows deep RP-US friendship

Senator Richard J. Gordon welcomed the official turn over by the United States government of the Balangiga Bells, the church bells taken by the US Army from Balangiga, Eastern Samar in 1901, saying the return of the bells shows the deep respect and friendship between the Philippines and the United States. "We welcome the return of the Balangiga Bells 27

November 7, 2018 6:10 AM PH, Japan finalize details of P18-billion MRT3 rehab loan

The signing of the P18-billion loan agreement will be done on Thursday, November 8 On Wednesday, November 7, Philippine Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr and Japanese Ambassador to the Philippines Koji Haneda exchanged notes on the MRT3 rehabilitation loan deal at the Department of Foreign Affairs, witnessed by Railways Undersecretary Timothy John Batan 33

October 18, 2018 6:37 AM Pacquiao seeks KO victory over Broner

The Filipino boxing icon says he'll focus on American challenger Adrien Broner first before planning a rematch with Floyd Mayweather Jr “If I can finish it earlier than 7 rounds, why not?” Pacquiao told reporters Wednesday night, October 17, referring to his scheduled defense of the World Boxing Association welterweight crown against Broner in January 24

October 18, 2018 2:36 AM LOOK: Megan Young is ambassador for #ZeroHunger

The actress and former Miss World titleholder lends her support to the Department of Agriculture and the United Nations' Food and Agriculture Organization MANILA, Philippines – Five years since winning the title of Miss World, actress Megan Young continues to help causes she believes in. On Wednesday, October 17, Megan posted photos, announcing her commitment 31

October 17, 2018 10:23 AM Duterte appoints Bautista to DSWD, Locsin to DFA as secretaries

Retired Lt. Gen. Rolando Bautista (left) and Ambassador to the UN Teodoro Locsin Jr. (Photos from PA Facebook page and Philippine Daily Inquirer) President Rodrigo Duterte appointed retired Lt. Gen. Rolando Bautista, former Army chief, and Ambassador to the United Nations Teodoro “Teddboy” Locsin Jr. to head, respectively, the Department of Social Welfare 28

October 15, 2018 3:19 PM Caritas Manila holds Celebrity Bazaar with Heart Evangelista on Oct. 18

Caritas Manila will hold its second Celebrity Bazaar on Oct. 18, Thursday, 1-10 p.m., on the second level of the Mega Atrium of SM Megamall. Entrance fee is P500 per person. Bazaar will feature second-hand luxury items up for sale from generous celebrity donors Heart Evangelista, Alden Richards, Ruffa Gutierrez, Dr. Vicki Bello, Scarlet Snow Belo, Cristalle 26

October 13, 2018 1:45 AM Statement of Sen. Loren Legarda, Chair of the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations

Congratulations to Ambassador Teddy Boy Locsin, Jr. on his appointment as Secretary of Foreign Affairs. He is fit for the job, honed by his long years of experience in public service, both as a journalist and a public official. A lawyer by profession and worked with various Philippine Presidents, Teddy has vast knowledge of national and local issues 35

October 12, 2018 7:32 AM Another royal wedding for Britain as Princess Eugenie weds

LONDON (AP) — Britain will have its second royal wedding of the year when Princess Eugenie weds a tequila brand ambassador in a gala ceremony on the grounds of Windsor Castle. Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank are to marry Friday at St. George’s Chapel, which is part of the castle complex. The nuptials will draw most senior members of the royal family, including 24