Imelda Marcos posts bail

What critics abroad are saying about ‘The Kingmaker’ doc on Imelda Marcos’ comeback

A new documentary on the life of Imelda Marcos titled “The Kingmaker” showed the disturbing views of the former first lady on Philippine politics...
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Get to know the new batch of Filipino YouTube creators

YouTube announced that the NextUp Manila 2019 winners, who will undergo a week-long training to improve their channels, will be mentored by NextUp alumni...
A member of the Emergency Response Division holds an Islamic State militants flag in the Old City of Mosul

Suspected woman suicide bomber killed in Sulu explosion

A woman suspected of being a suicide bomber was killed in an explosion near a military detachment in the southern Philippines on Sunday, but there were...
Marco Gumabao

Why Marco Gumabao’s photoshoot with a publication is going viral

The photoshoot of actor Marco Gumabao with Young STAR garnered buzz online for sporting a look and style which are considered a departure from...
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Factors behind growing anti-Chinese sentiments in the Philippines

A post from a Reddit user expressing distaste on the influx of Chinese workers near his workplace prompted others to remind fellow Filipinos to...
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8chan owner to restrict some access during emergencies — House panel testimony

WASHINGTON — 8chan, the online message board linked to several recent mass shootings, plans to restrict parts of the website during a "state of...
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These parents say left-leaning groups kidnapped their kids. Here’s the rub.

A newly formed group of parents marched the streets of Manila against left-leaning organizations whom they alleged of recruiting their children to become rebel...
Singer Nicki Minaj performs at the 2018 MTV Europe Music Awards at Bilbao Exhibition Centre in Bilbao

‘Bang Bang’: Nicki Minaj stuns fans with retirement announcement

LOS ANGELES — Rapper Nicki Minaj took fans by surprise on Thursday with an announcement that she was retiring from the music business to "have my family." Minaj,...
Nicanor Faeldon

Courting controversies: Nicanor Faeldon’s stormy government career

Beleaguered former soldier Nicanor Faeldon was stripped off his title as director of the Bureau of Corrections after he became the subject of one...
Farmers remove weeds growing alongside with ride stalks at a ricefield in Naujan, Oriental Mindoro

Why rice farmers are crying for help after the Rice Tariffication Law

The fuller importation of rice from other countries resulted in the plunging prices of local rice, benefiting the rice-eating populace but hurting the livelihood...
A fire burns a tract of the Amazon jungle in the city of Uniao do Sul

Indigenous tribes fear hard year ahead after Amazon fires

TENHARIM TERRITORY, Brazil — The vice-chief of the village of Pakyri knows that next year his people will face hard times, as the fires...
People pay their respects to the protesters who were injured during clashes with the police by placing flowers outside Prince Edward station, in Hong Kong

How important is Hong Kong to the rest of China?

HONG KONG — Concerns over Hong Kong's political and economic future are growing as pro-democracy protests drag on and turn increasingly violent, and China makes clear that...
Salvador Panelo

Letter on Antonio Sanchez’s impending release: Could Panelo avoid criticism?

There could be a way for presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo not to get entangled in the mess that was the botched release of rape...
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Duterte’s visit to China: Same country, new agenda?

Before his 5th trip to China for bilateral talks, President Duterte said he will bring up the arbitral ruling on the South China Sea...
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Facebook brings face recognition to all users, discontinues ‘Tag Suggestions’

Facebook Inc is opening up its face recognition technology to all users with an option to opt out, the social media company said as it...