• Fri, 09 Nov 2018 14:15
    Urgent : Philippines convicts Imelda Marcos of graft
    Manila - Imelda Marcos was found guilty of corruption on Friday and ordered arrested in a rare conviction for the former Philippine first lady accused with her late dictator husband of embezzling billions of dollars from state coffers.
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  • Wed, 07 Nov 2018 14:32
    Manila city authority defends ‘stairway to heaven’
    Better to climb a “stairway to heaven” than cross the “highway to hell,” the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) said on Tuesday as it defended the P10-million steel footbridge being constructed on Edsa-Kamuning in Quezon City.
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  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 16:40
    Millions crowd Philippine cemeteries to remember the dead
    Manila - Millions packed cemeteries across the Catholic Philippines on Thursday to pay their respects to the dead, on a day that mixes somber reflection with the nation's penchant for festivity.
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  • Wed, 24 Oct 2018 15:28
    Urgent : Philippines to reopen 'cesspool' Boracay after clean up Friday
    Manila - The Philippines reopens its crown jewel resort island Boracay to holidaymakers on Friday, after a sixmonth clean up aimed at repairing the damage inflicted by years of unrestrained mass tourism.
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  • Sun, 21 Oct 2018 12:00
    1,470 Filipino workers displaced in Al Khobar to receive assistance
    MANILA - About 1,470 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) who were displaced after their employer locked them out of their workplace in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia, will be receiving assistance from the Philippine government, said the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE).
  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 17:53
    WATCH: Passenger caught by ‘angry’ LRT-1 doors
    As if the travails of a daily commute in Metro Manila were not enough, passengers had to contend with what appeared to be faulty pair of LRT-1 doors last Thursday, September 25.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 25 Sep 2018 13:52
    What we can learn from other Asian cities to save a decaying Manila
    At 6:30 a.m. on Dec. 1, 2016, my 9-year old labrador retriever, Anya, suffered cardiac arrest as I was fixing breakfast. Panicking, my friend and I hurried to the nearest clinic a couple of kilometers away.
  • Tue, 11 Sep 2018 06:39
    Patricia Javier wins Mrs. Universe Philippines
    Patricia Javier was named Mrs. Universe Philippines at the pageant's coronation night last Saturday at Resorts World Manila.
  • Sat, 08 Sep 2018 09:54
    Regional experts discuss solutions to build Asian tourism at Hanoi meeting
    The 16th annual meeting of the Council for Promoting Tourism in Asia (CPTA) opened yesterday with the participation of member cities including Tokyo, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Taipei, Manila and Hanoi.
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  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 15:50
    Chinese casino tycoon 'missing' as stocks plunge
    Shares in an Asian casino operator plunged in Hong Kong on Friday as it said its tycoon head had gone missing, the latest setback for the firm after a project in Manila had been stopped.
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  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 13:14
    Chinese plane pulled from mud at Philippine airport
    A Chinese plane that slid off the runway at Manila airport was removed from the muddy spot where it had been stuck for more than a day, officials said, allowing normal operations to resume on Saturday.
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  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 06:47
    AirAsia seeks to operate, maintain Clark airport
    Malaysia’s AirAsia Group joined the ranks of those keen on the operations and maintenance (O&M) of the Clark International Airport, among the gateways being pitched as an alternative to the congested Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) in Manila.
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  • Sun, 12 Aug 2018 16:23
     For wetter or worse: Philippine bride defies storm
    Manila - A beaming bride defiantly marching up a flooded church aisle in the Philippines has won hearts as the country suffers a fresh bout of monsoonal rains.
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  • Thu, 02 Aug 2018 07:25
    Netflix heads to Manila
    Netflix not only returned to AsiaPop Comicon Manila 2018 last month but did so with its biggest presence in three years – featuring an immersive booth, star-studded panels, global announcements and a special screening of upcoming Netflix film Next Gen – all inspired by and designed especially for Filipino fans.
    movie & TV
  • Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:46
    Thai, Philippine police crack down on call centre gang in Manila
    Thai and Philippine police joined hands to crack down on call-centre scamsters operating from Manila who had duped Thais for over a year.
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