January 12, 2019 11:46 AM No way but down for Broner, says Team Pacquiao
Strength and conditioning coach Justin Fortune thinks Manny Pacquiao has gotten stronger but has kept his speed HOLLYWOOD, USA – For Justin Fortune, there’s no way for Adrien Broner to go but down. According to Fortune, the fate of the American challenger will depend on what form and condition he will bring to the ring against Manny Pacquiao in their 126
January 10, 2019 6:11 AM Pimentel: New Bulacan airport to kick off provincial development 'domino effect'
Senate Trade and Commerce Chair Aquilino "Koko" Pimentel III today welcomed a proposal to build a new airport in Bulacan, saying the project would kick off "a domino effect" of development in the province that would provide economic opportunities for millions of Filipinos outside Metro Manila. "President Duterte is right; Metro Manila is in the ICU (intensive 159
December 26, 2018 9:13 AM HOAX: CHR 'offers help' to Ateneo bully
The Commission on Human Rights says it did not issue such statement, and the supposed 'spokesperson' in the claim does not exist Bakunawa supposedly even said, "He needs protection more than the victim. There are hundreds and thousands of people who want to hurt this kid and as [a] human rights agency, this is our job." In a text message to Rappler 112
December 16, 2018 5:17 AM FALSE: Did Pope Francis bless the administration of President Duterte?
No, Pope Francis did not bless Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration A Philippine website ran an article claiming Pope Francis used a recent Vatican conference on drug addiction to bless governments, especially the administration of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, so they could fight "traffickers of death". Transcripts, videos and media 102
December 14, 2018 2:06 PM BVR Open 2018: Guzman-Arbasto pair off to winning start
KR Guzman and Krung Arbasto kick off their campaign with back-to-back wins in the final leg of Beach Volleyball Republic MANILA, Phililppines – KR Guzman and Krung Arbasto of Tiger Winx got off to a winning start in the Beach Volleyball Republic On Tour December Open 2018: A Christmas Rally on Friday, December 14, at the Sands SM by the Bay. Hoping to follow 121
November 21, 2018 5:19 AM Gordon bill to create culture of organ donation among Filipinos
Senator Richard Gordon has filed a bill that aims to create a culture of organ donation among Filipinos. "Explicit Opt-Out laws have long been among the major interventions used to increase the pool of potential donors in countries such as Austria, Belgium, the Czech Republic, Finland, France, Greece, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland 132
November 13, 2018 4:55 AM LOOK BACK: Stan Lee's iconic Marvel movie cameos
MANILA, Philippines —The legendary Stan Lee, creator of the world’s favorite Marvel heroes, was also known to surprise audiences by leaving a little piece of himself in every Marvel movie with his cute, candid cameos. Which cameo appearance of the great Stan Lee was your favorite? As we remember the global legacy he has left behind, let's look back at some of his most memorable 114
November 13, 2018 12:25 AM Gatchalian calls on DepEd to expedite K-12 review, mulls probe on employability of K-12 grads
Senator Win Gatchalian is urging the Department of Education (DepEd) to expedite its internal review of the K to 12 program amid continuing reports of low employment rates for graduates of the program, stressing that the review of the K to 12 curriculum is important to boost the employability of graduates. "Dahil nga ang hangarin ng K to 12 ay mas madaling 120
November 8, 2018 1:26 PM Kelsey Merritt on VS fashion show: 'I feel like I won a beauty pageant'
She is the first Filipina to be spread her angel wings on the legendary Victoria's Secret runway MANILA, Philippines – After showing up for catalog shoots and auditioning for the world-famous Victoria’s Secret fashion show in pursuit of her dream, what did 21-year-old Kelsey Merritt do? “I went to church and prayed,” Kelsey told The New York Post. “This is all in your hands 103
November 7, 2018 2:37 AM PRIB: 10 senators push for creation of Department of Culture
Ten senators are pushing for a Senate bill which will create and appropriate funds for a new Department of Culture, "in recognition of the vital role of Filipino culture in nation building." Senate Bill No. 1528, or the proposed 'Department of Culture Act," is sponsored and authored by Senator Francis Escudero, chair of the Senate Committee on Education 129