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August 14, 2018 3:13 PM IN PHOTOS: Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino 2018 fans day

The film festival holds its caravan at the Samsung Hall in SM Aura MANILA, Philippines – The Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) finally pushed through with the Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino fans day on Tuesday, August 14, days after it was canceled due to bad weather. The Philippine fiesta-themed event saw the stars from the 8 movies interacting 3

August 11, 2018 1:10 AM GMTBC-Yee Lu Fa Open Championship starts Saturday

The Grand Mall Tenpin Bowling Club (GMTBC) will hold its 4th GMTBC-Yee Lu Fa Invitational Open Championships starting today (Aug. 11) until Aug. 19 at the Sta. Lucia East Bowling Center in Cainta, Rizal. There will be five divisions: Mixed Open, Mixed Classified, Mixed Seniors, Mixed Youth and Youth 14 and under. It will be a handicapping tournament 6

July 14, 2018 7:31 AM Christine Noestlinger, Austrian children’s book author, dies

BERLIN — Christine Noestlinger, an Austrian author best known for her children’s books such as “Fiery Frederica” and “Fly Away Home,” has died at the age of 81. The Residenz publishing house in Vienna said on Friday that Noestlinger died June 28 after a short illness. Drawn from her childhood experiences during and after World War II, Noestlinger’s books 8

July 10, 2018 2:10 PM PCSO delays lotto ticket price increase to July 23

Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office general manager Alexander Balutan announced Tuesday the agency had moved the implementation of price adjustments of the Lotto, Sweepstakes, and Keno tickets from July 8 to July 23, 2018. This is based on the capability of the system providers for a simultaneous implementation nationwide. “In a letter from Pacific 6

July 10, 2018 12:30 PM Israel plans first lunar space mission in December

YEHUD, Israel — An Israeli organization announced plans Tuesday to launch the country's first spacecraft to the moon in December, with hopes of burnishing Israel's reputation as a small nation with otherworldly high-tech ambitions. The unmanned spacecraft, shaped like a pod and weighing some 585 kilograms (1,300 pounds) at launch, will land on the moon on February 7

July 9, 2018 3:40 PM FULL LIST: 'Respeto' leads winners of Eddys 2018

"Respeto," the acclaimed independent film about Pinoy underground hip-hop starring rap artist Abra, continued its winning streak Monday as it clinched top awards at the 2nd Eddys, or Entertainment Editors' Choice Awards. The Treb Monteros II-directed film took home six trophies, including Best Film, Best Supporting Actress (Chai Fonacier, tied with Angeli 8

July 7, 2018 3:57 AM Swedish intellectuals form new literature prize in Nobel protest

What do you do when this year’s Nobel Literature Prize, the world’s most prestigious accolade of its kind, is postponed because of a sexual assault scandal? More than 100 Swedish intellectuals have joined forces to form a new prize-giving body in protest after the Swedish Academy, which selects Nobel laureates, was plunged into crisis over its long-standing 5

July 5, 2018 3:10 PM PNP chief attends gun show opening

The 26th Defense & Sporting Arms Show opens its door to thousands of gun enthusiasts on July 12-16, 2018 at the SM Megamall in Mandaluyong City offering more exciting activities, surprises and raffle prizes. World shooting champ Jethro T. Dionisio, president of the Association of Firearms and Ammunition Dealers Inc., said AFAD exhibitors will launch 10

June 30, 2018 7:01 AM Meet the top 3 finalists of 'Miss Q&A'

A series of passionate debates determined the top 3 contenders at the first-ever "Miss Q&A" grand finals. Samar's Matrica Mae Matmat Centino beat Tarlac's Rianna Azares for a spot in the final round, while Juliana Parizcova Segovia of Pasay City prevailed over fellow crowd favorite Elsa Droga Mendoza. Lars Pacheco of Bulacan rounded up the top 3 at the expense 7

June 10, 2018 5:32 AM Ex-Side A vocalist Joey Generoso to hold 30th anniversary concert

MANILA, Philippines – To mark 30 years in the music scene, former Side A vocalist Joey Generoso is set to celebrate with a concert on June 22 at the Theatre at Solaire. Joey G Beyond 3 Decades of Music showcases Joey G's music – songs that Filipinos enjoyed then, and continue to enjoy now. No less than Sharon Cuneta, the country's Megastar, will be Joey's 7