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January 16, 2019 4:51 AM Razorback drummer Brian Velasco dies

He joined the band as its drummer in 1996 MANILA, Philippines – Brian Velasco, drummer of iconic Filipino rock band Razorback, on Wednesday, January 16, died in an apparent suicide. Velasco, according to his Facebook profile, joined Razorback as its drummer in 1996. He had apparently died by suicide and streamed the act on Facebook. His friends and followers 315

January 16, 2019 3:34 AM WATCH: Ken Chan and Rita Daniela invite you to support 'Almusal'

Ken Chan and Rita Daniela portrayed their beloved ‘My Special Tatay’ characters as they invite their fans and music enthusiasts to support their duet titled “Almusal.” Ken Chan and Rita Daniela portrayed their beloved My Special Tatay characters as they invite their fans and music enthusiasts to support their duet titled “Almusal.” “Meron kaming kanta 289

January 15, 2019 6:10 AM Hontiveros bill pushes Universal Social Pension for Senior Citizens

Akbayan Senator Risa Hontiveros is pushing for a Senate bill which will create a universal social pension system for all senior citizens (or those 65 years old and above), to help elderly Filipinos and their families better meet their daily needs. Hontiveros, who serves as vice-chair of the Senate Committee on Health and Demography, filed Senate Bill No. 2138, or the "Lingap 165

January 15, 2019 5:48 AM Woman suing R. Kelly for sex abuse says singer threatened her

Lawyer Gloria Allred says her client Faith Rodgers has faced 'efforts to intimidate and retaliate' from the singer, after she filed the lawsuit now pending in New York's Supreme Court NEW CASE. Faith Rodgers has accused singer R. Kelly of giving her a sexual transmitted disease and sexual battery. Photos by Don Emmert/ Frederic J. Brown/ AFP) NEW YORK, USA – A woman 148

January 14, 2019 11:35 AM Dennis Uy's Phoenix Petroleum, China's CNOOC get nod for LNG terminal

The Department of Energy grants Tanglawan Philippines LNG Incorporated the notice to proceed to build a liquefied natural gas terminal in Batangas The joint venture of Dennis Uy's Phoenix Petroleum and China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) was given the green light to establish a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal in Batangas. In a disclosure 136

January 14, 2019 2:17 AM Maroon 5 announced as Super Bowl 2019 half-time performers

The group is set to perform with Atlanta native Big Boi and Grammy-nominated rapper Travis Scott during the half-time of the NFL championship NEW YORK, USA – Three-time Grammy Award-winning band Maroon 5 was named Sunday, January 12 as the headline act of next month's Super Bowl 53 half-time show, a performance that has aroused controversy and protest 93

January 12, 2019 11:08 AM Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino happening in September 2019

This year's festival coincides with the celebration of 100 years of Philippine cinema MANILA, Philippines – The Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) announced that the next Pista ng Pelikulang Pilipino will happen on September 11 to 17. In a statement, FDCP Chairperson Liza Diño Seguerra said that the festival was moved to September, in time for the celebration 88

January 10, 2019 11:24 AM Pernia expresses worry over weak Philippine exports

Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia says the government should support local businesses to make them globally competitive "Simplifying loan processes, provision of financial literacy trainings, and facilitation of linkages between MSMEs and large corporations are some ways to spur the internationalization of MSMEs," Pernia said. The comments 111

January 9, 2019 11:43 AM Malaysia Dragons deal Alab Pilipinas' 1st loss in ABL stunner

Alab Pilipinas import Renaldo Balkman winds up doing the heavy lifting as local support goes cold on the road MANILA, Philippines – The Westports Malaysia Dragons successfully defended their home floor after a stunning 72-71 win over defending ABL champion San Miguel Alab Pilipinas in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday, January 9. The Dragons prevented a losing 103

January 8, 2019 2:28 AM Top US court upholds California foie gras ban

WASHINGTON, USA – The US Supreme Court upheld California's foie gras ban on Monday, January 7, ending a long legal battle between animal rights activists and defenders of the delicacy. The highest US court rejected an appeal filed by foie gras producers against a law prohibiting the sale of products obtained from force-feeding geese or duck to enlarge 103