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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 134

November 25, 2018 5:14 AM KC and BF Pierre post sweet messages of gratitude for each other

Presumably jumping in on the American tradition of Thanksgiving, KC posted a photo of the two of them, and a sweet message about her man: “Of all the things I can be thankful for this year, I gotta give it to this one,” she began before describing Pierre as “the bright warm sun that hits your face on a cold day, right when you least expect.” “Thank you for giving 109

November 14, 2018 2:00 AM LIST: Must-see Christmas sights and sounds in Metro Manila

Check out these photo op-worthy Christmas attractions around the city, including the Disney-themed Ayala Festival of Lights MANILA, Philippines — There's no better way to usher in the holiday spirit than with the best and brightest Christmas lights and holiday attractions. Luckily, every Christmas, Metro Manila sprawls with picturesque decor and shows 103

November 9, 2018 6:00 AM Speech of Senator Loren Legarda Hibla ng Lahing Filipino Travelling Exhibition

Traditional textiles are ties that bind. It links the past to the present and brings together cultures, which, no matter how diverse, has a commonality. It is in this premise that the Hibla ng Lahing Filipino textile gallery was born in 2012 in two small rooms of the National Museum of the Philippines. Today, I am filled with pride because from the simple 95

November 5, 2018 6:49 AM More than a title, San Beda defends tradition in return to NCAA finals

Winning 10 championships in the last 12 seasons, the Red Lions seek to maintain their image of dominance and consistency MANILA, Philippines – As they cruise to their 13th straight NCAA finals, the San Beda Red Lions are no longer just fighting for the championship. The Red Lions are also seeking to maintain the image of dominance and consistency they have created 59

November 1, 2018 6:23 AM GMA Kapuso Foundation opens first school rebuilt in Marawi City

GMA Kapuso Foundation (GMAKF) together with its multi-sectoral partners and donors successfully inaugurated the first school building that was rebuilt in Marawi City last October 29, a year after its liberation by the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) from terrorists. GMAKF’s ‘Rebuild Marawi Project’ constructed a new school building with a total 111

October 10, 2018 4:08 AM LOOK: Magalona siblings sans Saab celebrate Arkin’s birthday

Frank and Elmo Magalona, together with sister Maxene and her husband Rob Mananquil, marked Arkin’s 19th birthday with a small celebration. Saab was not present in the event. Arkin, who is also known as “Barq,” is one of the youngest in the Magalona brood. His sister Maxene took to Instagram to share how they celebrated the occasion. They started right 225

October 7, 2018 9:04 PM PNP won’t ‘engage’ heads of ‘Red-tagged’ schools

After meeting with CHEd, police call off plans for dialogue, at least for now The Philippine National Police will stand down, at least for now, amid the military’s allegation that 18 universities in Metro Manila are being infiltrated by communist rebels hoping to recruit students for the “Red October” plot to topple President Rodrigo Duterte 64

September 25, 2018 12:31 PM SC names six preferred candidates to replace Ombudsman Martires

The Supreme Court (SC) has recommended to the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC) its six preferred candidates to the position vacated by Ombudsman Samuel Martires. In Tuesday’s en banc session, the high court came up with six preferred names — Court Administrator Jose Midas Marquez and Court of Appeals justices Manuel Barrios, Apolinario Bruselas, Rosmari 36

September 10, 2018 10:20 AM Aston Martin, maker of James Bond 007 car, set to make partial IPO in October

Aston Martin, the luxury British sports car brand driven by fictional spy James Bond, said Monday that it will launch next month on the London stock market. The company announced in a statement that its shares will begin trading in October with a free float of at least 25 percent of the issued share capital. The company, which decided last month stage 38