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Saturday, February 23, 2019






Catriona Gray in her homecoming press convideo

Catriona Gray finally speaks up on age of criminal responsibility

Heeding calls for her to speak up on the controversial proposal to lower the minimum age of criminal responsibility, Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray...
President Rodrigo Duterte Interaksyon

Duterte warns of harsher drugs war ahead

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte warned on Wednesday that his signature anti-narcotics campaign will be even harsher in the future, signaling no let-up in a...
Foreign Affairs Teddy Locsin Jr. Interaksyon

When German journalists confronted Locsin about Nazi remarks

(First published Feb. 20, 1:48 p.m.) A German journalist noted how Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. defended President Rodrigo Duterte's remarks on killing...
Forest Trees Interaksyon

Consumers’ use of toilet paper wiping out habitat, heating planet, report says

NEW YORK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) — Americans use more toilet paper than anyone else in the world, helping destroy the habitats of native people...
Ariana Grande TNT boys Interaksyon edited

TNT boys realize dream of performing with Ariana Grande on Late Late Show

Filipino group TNT boys achieved their dream of singing with Grammy winner Ariana Grande during their performance at an episode of “The Late Late...
Ronald Cardema Facebook

Ronald Cardema uses misleading protest photos to justify removal of student scholarships

National Youth Commission Chairman Ronald Cardema showed misleading photos of street rallies in a Facebook post Tuesday to justify his proposal of removing the...

South Korean women abandon makeup to fight male domination

SEOUL— South Korean university student Yim Ji-su used to sacrifice up to two hours of sleep each morning for her laborious makeup routine -...
Kathryn Bernardo Interaksyon

Kathryn Bernardo motivated a fan to pursue passion for writing stories

Kapamilya star Kathryn Bernardo expressed her delight to the author of a long Twitter thread that tells a fictional love story between her and...
Olivier Brandicourt, CEO of Sanofi, addresses the annual news conference of Sanofi at the company's headquarters in Paris

Philippines revokes Sanofi’s product license for dengue vaccine

The Philippines has permanently halted the sale, distribution and marketing of Sanofi's dengue vaccine in the country after the French drug maker failed to...

Department of Tourism’s ‘It’s More Fun in the Philippines’ logos: Old vs New

The Department of Tourism recently released the new tourism campaign's logo and typeface by one of the popular creative agencies in the country, BBDO...
SEA games countdown

The Logo of the Rings: 2019 SEA Games committee explains logo’s meaning again

The organizing committee of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games released a graphic to once again explain the meaning of the biennial multi-sport event’s logo...
Cherry Umali Interaksyon

Sketchy Facebook page spreads false quotes from Nueva Ecija Gov. Czarina Umali

Nueva Ecija Governor Czarina Umali was the recent target of false reports circulated by a sketchy social media page called NE Patrol. The post on...
Teddy Locsin in the United Nations

Top diplomat Locsin threatens to ‘kill’ staff asking for birth certificate

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. cursed at any personnel who would require passport renewal applicants to bring copies of their birth certificate, raising...
Chel Diokno Interaksyon

Chel Diokno’s joke on saving himself was not amusing to Ping Lacson

Senatorial aspirant Jose Manuel “Chel” Diokno’s tongue-in-cheek response during a segment of ABS-CBN’s debate called “Harapan 2019: The ABS-CBN Senatorial Town Hall Debate” did...
U.S. President Donald Trump and China's President Xi Jinping Interaksyon

New round of US-China trade talks to begin in Washington on Tuesday

WASHINGTON — A new round of talks between the United States and China to resolve their trade war will take place in Washington on Tuesday, with follow-up sessions...
The logo of China's Huawei Technologies shines in the bright sun over the headquarters of the telecommunications giant in Duesseldorf

Huawei founder says Huawei CFO arrest was politically motivated — BBC

Huawei founder Ren Zhengfei said on Monday that the arrest of his daughter, Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou, was politically motivated. "Firstly, I object...
Gadon_artwork by Uela Badayos

Larry Gadon ‘true-blooded Marcos loyalist’ answers with incorrect facts in debate

Larry Gadon, who describes himself as a “true-blooded Marcos loyalist,” provided incorrect answers during his “Fast Talk” segment with Karen Davila in ABS-CBN’s Senatorial...
Indian soldiers stand guard near the site of Thursday's suicide bomb attack in Lethpora

India says two masterminds of Kashmir bombing killed in clash

SRINAGAR, India — Indian security forces on Monday killed two suspected organizers of a deadly suicide bombing in the disputed region of Kashmir that...
Photo of JV Ejercito Interaksyon

EDSA auto shop fire destroys two cars of Senator JV Ejercito

The fire that broke out at an auto repair shop along EDSA Mandaluyong this Monday morning razed two vehicles of Senator Joseph Victor or...

Advocates denounce audience who poked fun at Lumad speakers during UP Fair 2019

Members of the Lumad community who were invited at the University of the Philippines Fair this year got laughed at by some attendees when...