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October 8, 2018 4:52 AM LOOK: Erich Gonzales shoots music video with Mario Maurer’s brother

Over the weekend, Thai hip-hop artist Marco Maurer shot a music video in Metro Manila featuring actress Erich Gonzales. Gonzales previously starred in the 2012 Filipino-Thai movie “Suddenly It’s Magic” with Marco’s brother, Thai heartthrob Mario Maurer. The actress shared snaps of their photo shoot on Instagram. One picture shows her and Marco in front 6

October 3, 2018 3:31 AM LOOK: Scarlet Snow tries dubbing at Walt Disney Animation Studios

Three-year-old Scarlet Snow Belo lent her voice for fun to Disney character Vanellope von Schweetz of ‘Ralph Breaks the Internet’ at the Walt Disney Animation Studios in Los Angeles, California. Little Scarlet is seen excited to try dubbing next to “voice acting coach” celebrity doctor Vicky Belo “even though it’s not for the movie” in an Instagram video 9

August 22, 2018 5:29 PM Credit Suisse freezes $5B in Russian money amid U.S. sanctions

ZURICH - One of Switzerland's largest banks, Credit Suisse, has frozen roughly 5 billion Swiss francs ($5 billion) of money linked to Russia to avoid falling foul of U.S. sanctions, according to its accounts, further increasing pressure on Moscow. The move by Credit Suisse, which owned aircraft surrendered by Russian tycoon Oleg Deripaska and had lent money 17

July 18, 2018 10:09 AM Art historian says museums ban taking of photos so they can sell own images

Photos in museums have become a regular sight in social media feeds, with many eager to share their own favorite pieces of art—or at times, their own artful portrait. Some museums still maintain rules not to take pictures, and one art historian has come out to say that the reason behind this is to make a profit. Dr. Bendor Grosvenor, a British art historian 15

May 9, 2018 10:15 AM WATCH: Google Assistant makes phone reservation at a beauty salon

Google CEO Sundar Pichai demonstrated how their virtual assistant could one day make phone reservations for users, and humans won’t be able to tell the difference. Pichai showed off the technology during his keynote at the Google I/O 2018. The event is being held at Shoreline Amphitheatre in Mountain View, California, on May 8-9. Pichai also mentioned 10

March 29, 2018 1:24 PM Improvised bomb found along Maguindanao highway

MAGUINDANAO—An improvised explosive device (IED) was recovered in Barangay Kabingi, Datu Saudi Ampatuan town in this province at about 4 p.m. on Thursday. According to Datu Saudi Ampatuan Chief of Police, Police Senior Inspector Abdulbasit Kulod said the bomb was found by a civilian, who immediately reported his discovery to authorities. The IED was wrapped 8

March 28, 2018 7:09 AM BFAR issues red tide warning on shellfish from 2 Bohol areas

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol – In this season of Lent when most Catholics do not eat meat, they should also stay away from shellfish harvested in two areas in Bohol province after the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) raised a red tide alert in the capital city of Tagbilaran and in Dauis town. Residents are warned against the gathering and eating 10

March 27, 2018 3:32 AM Palace declares half-day work, classes in public schools on Holy Wednesday

MANILA - Malacañang on Tuesday announced that work in government offices and classes in public schools will be suspended beginning Wednesday noon to give workers and students ample time to prepare for the observance of Lent. "Work in government offices, including government-owned and controlled corporations and local government units, and classes in all public 12

March 25, 2018 10:53 AM Pope urges young people not to remain silent

Pope Francis shakes hands with faithful at the end of the Palm Sunday mass in St. Peter’s square on March 25, 2018 at the Vatican. Palm Sunday marks the sixth and last Sunday of the Christian Holy month of Lent and the beginning of Holy Week. Pope Francis on Sunday urged young people not to allow themselves to be silenced and to stand up for what they believe 10

March 13, 2018 2:50 AM Batangas hotel offers bike pilgrimage for Lent

The annual 'Bisikleta Iglesia' will kick off on March 24, spanning a 52-kilometer religious and heritage tour BATANGAS CITY, Philippines – Lent is a season for contemplation and acts of devotion. There are various expressions of faith and in Batangas, a spiritual journey can start with a two-wheel pilgrimage. The two-wheel pilgrimage – "Bisikleta Iglesia" 37