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Catriona Gray counts down favorite Miss Universe coronation night moments

Miss Universe 2018 titleholder Catriona Gray shared her most memorable moments during the coronation night of the international beauty competition which was held in...
BTS member Kim Taehyung

Fanbase of BTS member donates goods to Mindanaoans with Gabriela’s help

A fanbase of a K-pop group member donated relief goods to the earthquake-stricken Mindanaoans with the help of Gabriela Women's Party. The fanbase of BTS'...
Former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks during an event promoting "The Book of Gutsy Women" at the Southbank Centre in London

Hillary Clinton says abuse of female politicians on social media is ‘viral’

LONDON — Female politicians are facing a backlash over women's rights which has been fueled by social media that rewards abusive posts and conspiracy...
Imelda Marcos in The Kingmaker

US-based filmmaker calls ‘The Kingmaker’ a ‘remake’ of 2003 Filipino-produced documentary

A United States-based filmmaker observed that "The Kingmaker" appears to be a "snub" of a documentary in 2003 on the same subject titled "Imelda." Celine...
Elcano & Magellan film

‘Elcano & Magellan’ film is riling some Filipinos but historians have a sober take

An animated film produced by a Basque Country-based studio about the voyage of Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan and Spanish navigator Juan Sebastian Elcano earned...
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Top diplomat Locsin’s Twitter account stormed with ‘ok boomer’ replies

The day after he cursed at a newspaper reporter on Twitter, Foreign Affairs Secretary Teddy Locsin’s succeeding tweets set off thousands of "ok boomer"...
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Drug czar post for a drug war critic: The strange place Leni Robredo is...

Vice President Leni Robredo accepted the Duterte administration's offer to designate her as a key official in the brutal war on drugs she has...
Duterte at 118th Police Service Anniversary

Duterte warms to idea of banning plastics

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte has proposed banning plastic, his spokesman said on Thursday, which could provide the impetus needed for the Congress of one...
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On Twitter, Filipinos care most about entertainment, sports and news. Here’s why.

Entertainment, sports and news or public service announcements are considered the top three things that Filipinos care about based on how they use Twitter...
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Vietnam mulls legal action over South China Sea dispute

HANOI — Vietnam could explore legal action among various options in its territorial dispute with powerful neighbor China in the South China Sea, a senior...
Duterte's 2019 SONA entrance

Contextualized: President Duterte’s achievements, according to his supporters

Supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte were spreading posts listing his supposed achievements on Twitter while omitting the controversial aspects of his policies and consequences...
Takeda Pharmaceutical Co's logo is seen at its headquarters in Tokyo

Takeda’s dengue vaccine effective overall in study but with major limitation

CHICAGO — Takeda Pharmaceutical Co's experimental dengue vaccine was highly effective at preventing the mosquito-borne disease in a late stage study, but it failed...
Vice President Leni Robredo and President Rodrigo Duterte

VP Leni Robredo accepts Duterte’s offer of post in drugs war

Vice President Leni Robredo accepted President Rodrigo Duterte's offer of a lead role in his brutal war on drugs, even though she expected her...
Teodoro Locsin Jr.

DFA chief Locsin hurls expletive at reporter for her live coverage of him in...

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. once again threw diplomacy out of the window when he hurled an expletive against an Inquirer reporter for...
Claudine and Marjorie

In latest public spat, Claudine Barretto accuses sister Marjorie of attempting to hurt their...

Claudine Barretto accused her sister Marjorie of attempting to hurt their mother in the latest episode of their seemingly never-ending family feud. The online word...