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October 10, 2018 9:45 PM Rico’s Lechon of Cebu opens second Manila branch

Every time I am in Cebu, I visit chef Raki Orbina’s restaurants Café Laguna, Parilla and Lemon Grass. I also visit Tymad Bistro of chef Philippe Estienne where the food takes me back to my Paris days on the Left Bank. His kouign-amann (Breton cake) is to die for. Another must-visit is Rico’s Lechon owned by Enrico Dionson. I love the lechon so much I was glad to learn 55

September 26, 2018 9:45 PM Foie gras ‘aburi,’ Hiroshima ‘kaki motoyaki’ among other subtle Japanese flavors

It is not often that a restaurant makes me happy with its meals from start to finish. But at Icho, every component of my meal was satisfying—not in an overwhelmingly tasty or fancy way, but rather in its subtlety. For starters, a freshly brewed pot of toasted rice matcha. It was nutty and comforting. The tea paired beautifully with the petite serving 42

August 26, 2018 12:00 PM Blow for PH as injured Toledo drops out of decathlon

JAKARTA -- The Philippine athletics team suffered a setback on Sunday when one of its medal bets, Aries Toledo, hurt his right elbow while warming up for his afternoon events in decathlon. Toledo, the reigning Southeast Asian Games decathlon champion, began his bid in the Asian Games on a bright note on Saturday, placing second in the first event thanks 49

August 11, 2018 11:10 AM PH for world free of nuclear weapons

THE Philippine Embassy in Tokyo reaffirmed the Philippine Government’s commitment to a world free of nuclear weapons. This reaffirmation was made by Philippine Ambassador to Tokyo Jose C. Laurel V when, accompanied by Minister and Consul General Robespierre Bolivar and Mme. Maria Aurora Bolivar, he attended the 73rd Nagasaki Peace Ceremony on August 38

August 6, 2018 6:10 AM Using VR, Japanese students recreate dropping of atomic bomb in Hiroshima

In Friday, Aug. 8, 2018, photo, Namio Matsura, 17-year-old member of the computation skill research club at the Fukuyama Technical High School, watches Hiroshima city before atomic bomb fell in virtual reality experience at the high school in Hiroshima, western Japan. Although it’s impossible to relive a moment in history, a group of the students have recreated 52

July 10, 2018 6:05 AM At least 134 confirmed dead as Japan combs through mud for missing

HIROSHIMA, Japan — Japan’s government said at least 134 people have been confirmed dead from the heavy rains, floods and mudslides that have struck western Japan. Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a news conference on Tuesday that seven others were without vital signs, and more than 50 people were unaccounted for, many of them in the hardest-hit 31

June 18, 2018 8:03 AM PH pole vaulter EJ Obiena betters SEA Games record twice in Europe

The national team mainstay is working on making it to the 2018 Asian Games podium RETURN. EJ Obiena is back to grinding it out after almost a year of recovering from the ACL injury. Photo from Facebook (Ernest Obiena) MANILA, Philippines – National athletics team mainstay Ernest "EJ" Obiena surpassed the Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) record twice in 3 days from June 13 to 16 in two European 20

April 26, 2018 1:31 PM Chelsea taps Japan’s Kegoya to build ships

Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp. on Thursday said it signed a contract with Kegoya Dock Co. Ltd. (Kegoya Dock) of Japan to construct two brand-new roll-on roll-off passenger ferry ships. CLC said in a disclosure to the Philippine Stock Exchange the ferry ships would be built at Kegoya Dock’s shipyard in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The two RORO vessels 34

September 14, 2017 7:06 AM North Korea threatens to ‘reduce US to ashes’

NORTH Korea has made a direct threat to the US and Japan, declaring its nuclear weapons could reduce America “to ashes”. The Hermit Kingdom’s state agency on Thursday threatened to use nuclear weapons to “sink” Japan and reduce the United States “to ashes and darkness” for supporting new sanctions. Pyongyang’s Korea Asia-Pacific Peace Committee, which 126

September 8, 2017 6:43 AM Sabah Parks man appoint to World Heritage panel

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Parks director Jamili Nais (pic) has become the first Malaysian to be a member of the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) World Heritage panel. The 52-year-old Sabahan said that he was “shocked and surprised” that he was picked to become a member of the 13-member panel that oversees nominations for World Heritage 69