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  • Coast Guard, Marina to investigate China 'hit and run' in West Philippine Sea
    by Arianne Merez, ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 10:19 am

    The Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) and the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) will lead further investigations into the ramming of a Filipino boat by a Chinese ship in the West Philippine Sea, a Cabinet official said Monday. […]

  • DILG orders mayors to revoke Kapa Ministry business permits
    by ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 9:46 am

    The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) ordered all mayors of the country Monday to revoke business permits of religious corporation Kapa-Community Ministry International. […]

  • Councilor wants fees at QC hall parking building suspended
    by ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 9:44 am

    A Quezon City councilor is asking the local government of Quezon City to suspend the implementation of parking fees at the city hall parking building pending the approval of internal rules and regulations.&nbs […]

  • Sanggol patay nang mahulog sa baldeng may lamang tubig
    by Marty Go, ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 9:32 am

    BACOLOD CITY - Isang anim na buwang sanggol ang namatay matapos mahulog sa isang balde na may lamang tubig Lunes ng madaling araw sa isang palengke sa Bacolod City. […]

  • Fratman's conviction proves intent to conceal Atio's slay: parents
    by Mike Navallo, ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 8:59 am

    The parents of slain University of Santo Tomas law freshman Horacio “Atio” Castillo III, who was killed in an alleged hazing incident, welcomed the conviction for obstruction of justice of an Aegis Juris fraternity member. […]

  • 'We can never be slaves to anyone,' says Palace
    by Arianne Merez, ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 8:56 am

    The Philippines can never be a "slave" of any country, Malacañang asserted Monday. […]

  • Babae, 18, natagpuang patay, hinihinalang ginahasa sa Dagupan
    by ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 8:48 am

    Natagpuang patay umaga ng Linggo sa Dagupan City ang isang 18 anyos na babae na pinaghihinalaang ginahasa. […]

  • Gatchalian to refile ROTC bill
    by Dharel Placido, ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 8:34 am

    Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian on Monday said he would refile in the upcoming 18th Congress a bill requiring the Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) program for Senior High School students. […]

  • Mayor helping fishermen in China 'hit and run' suspended over graft raps
    by Adrian Ayalin, ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 7:56 am

    The Sandiganbayan has ordered the 90-day preventive suspension of San Jose, Oriental Mindoro Mayor Romulo Festin, who is actively helping fishermen from his town attain justice after a Chinese ship rammed their boat. […]

  • Senator proposes financial literacy in high school curriculum
    by ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 7:54 am

    Investment scams proliferate in far-flung areas such as in Mindanao due to illiteracy and the lack of information campaign on dubious schemes, Senator Sherwin Gatchalian told reporters.&nbs […]

  • Kapa 'scam' a ‘toxic mix of misinformation, religion’ - senator
    by Dharel Placido, ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 7:51 am

    MANILA - The alleged investment scam involving Kapa Community Ministry International was an example of a “toxic mix of misinformation and religion,” Sen. Sherwin Gatchalian said Monday, as he called on the public to be more circumspect when it comes to investment schemes that are “too good to be true.&rdquo […]

  • Sandiganbayan warns Misuari for failing to report after UAE trip
    by Adrian Ayalin, ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 7:51 am

    The Sandiganbayan has warned former Moro National Liberation Front founding chairman Nur Misuari for failing to report to the court within 5 days since his trip to the United Arab Emirates and Morocco in March. […]

  • Live on the Net: Bella Thorne posts nudes, thwarts hacker’s blackmail plans
    by oestrada on June 17, 2019 at 7:25 am

    Actress, influencer, and author Bella Thorne manifested some major BDE recently. She dropped her nudes on her social media channels after a hacker got them from her phone and tried to blackmail her with them. Trying to shame Thorne using pics of her body? The hacker probably doesn’t know who he’s dealing with. This is the girl who starred in a music video called “Hefner” with former flame and problematic YouTube star Tana Mongeau. Thorne posted on her Twitter a […]

  • 'Simple maritime incident' at Recto Bank 'blown out of proportion: Agri chief
    by ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 7:22 am

    The sinking of a Filipino boat hit by a Chinese vessel is "a simple maritime incident" that is being blown "out of proportion", Agriculture Secretary Emmanuel Piñol said Monday.&nbs […]

  • Barko nasunog sa dagat malapit sa Reed Bank: PCG
    by ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 7:16 am

    Isang barko ang nasunog sa karagatan malapit sa Reed Bank noong gabi ng Sabado, ayon sa Philippine Coast Guard. […]

  • The travel beauty essentials you need so you don’t overpack
    by oestrada on June 17, 2019 at 6:30 am

    Some people overpack when it comes to clothes. Others, like myself, overpack skincare and makeup products. For some reason, I believe that being abroad justifies two palettes filled with neon colors or an entire cosmetic pouch of various serums. What the regret from overpacking has taught me is that I need to use reliable products when in a foreign destination. Abroad, I always find new products I’d like to try so best to leave space for in my luggage. Locally, […] The post The […]

  • Palace: No meeting between Duterte, Filipino fishermen about China 'hit and run'
    by Arianne Merez, ABS-CBN News on June 17, 2019 at 5:52 am

    Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo said he is unaware of any meeting. […]

  • #NowPlaying: Joji’s new drop, ‘Sanctuary’
    by Jed Gregorio on June 16, 2019 at 10:30 pm

    Who would've known that fast forward to today, the same guy would dropping some of today's best and saddest AF eargasmic bops?   The post #NowPlaying: Joji’s new drop, ‘Sanctuary’ appeared first on Inquirer Lifestyle. […]

  • This Indonesian university will accept you—if you’re a Youtube star
    by Jed Gregorio on June 16, 2019 at 9:30 pm

    Those who meet the criteria will be further tested by having to create a new video of between three to five minutes duration. The post This Indonesian university will accept you—if you’re a Youtube star appeared first on Inquirer Lifestyle. […]

  • NHCP opens Museo ni Mariano Ponce
    by cmiranda on June 16, 2019 at 9:10 pm

    The National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) has recently opened a museum honoring Mariano Ponce in Baliuag, Bulacan. The post NHCP opens Museo ni Mariano Ponce appeared first on Inquirer Lifestyle. […]

  • PPO stages sunset serenades at Mt. Makiling
    by cmiranda on June 16, 2019 at 9:03 pm

    It was a romantic setting, legendary Mt. Makiling, home of Rizal’s muse Maria Makiling, mitad ninfa Mitad sulfide (half Goddess, half spirit of the air), and a romantic hour, as the sun was setting. It was just the right ambience for the Philippine Philharmonic Orchestra’s (PPO) outreach concert at University of the Philippines at Los Baños (UPLB). The post PPO stages sunset serenades at Mt. Makiling appeared first on Inquirer Lifestyle. […]

  • National living treasure Estelita Bantilan, NCCA inaugurate weaving center in Sarangani
    by cmiranda on June 16, 2019 at 9:02 pm

    Gawad sa Manlilikha ng Bayan (Gamaba) 2016 awardee Estelita Bantilan and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) recently opened a mat weaving center in Malapatan, Sarangani, to preserve, promote, and sustain the B’laan weaving tradition. The post National living treasure Estelita Bantilan, NCCA inaugurate weaving center in Sarangani appeared first on Inquirer Lifestyle. […]

  • Cecile Licad to record all-Gershwin works
    by cmiranda on June 16, 2019 at 9:01 pm

    Even as Cecile Licad’s three-part recording of American music continues to reap accolades from music critics, the renowned Filipina pianist has announced she is recording four orchestral works of George Gershwin with a Danish orchestra under the baton of Gerard Salonga. The post Cecile Licad to record all-Gershwin works appeared first on Inquirer Lifestyle. […]

  • Asian socio-political art exhibit opens in Singapore
    by cmiranda on June 16, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    SINGAPORE—In the face of the Hong Kong police’s violent crackdown on protests against the proposed extradition law with China, the National Gallery of Singapore (NGS) has opened an international exhibit of activist artworks across Asia, spanning the Cold War to the 1990s, some of them done around the time of the Tiananmen Square demonstrations and their suppression by Beijing’s Communist bosses in 1989. The post Asian socio-political art exhibit opens in Singapore appeared […]

  • What is Lena Dunham’s new HBO show about?
    by Jed Gregorio on June 16, 2019 at 9:00 pm

    And, no, it's not a Girls sequel. The post What is Lena Dunham’s new HBO show about? appeared first on Inquirer Lifestyle. […]

  • Eleven couples each treated to a $450,000 deluxe wedding in Lisbon
    by oestrada on June 16, 2019 at 6:02 pm

    It is Lisbon’s wedding of the year. Crowds gather at the cathedral, hoping to catch a glimpse of the newlyweds as cameras lie in wait. Suddenly, the organ music grows louder and photographers get into position in front of the imposing entrance. Then not one, but 11 couples walk out, fresh from tying the knot Wednesday in an all-expenses-paid ceremony, the beneficiaries of a decades-long annual tradition that fetes the Portuguese capital’s beloved patron Saint Anthony, […]

  • Beauties for charity
    by BECKY GARCIA on June 16, 2019 at 4:02 pm

    Women empowerment and the indomitable Filipino spirit came to the fore via the catwalk at the FrontRow Cares and the Universe Gives Back Charity Fashion Gala. Showing once again that…READ The post Beauties for charity appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]

  • The geniuses behind ‘Junk Not’ exhibit
    by The Manila Times on June 16, 2019 at 4:01 pm

    A Coral Collection including three chairs made from chichiria wrappers and a center table designed with an old car tire. Kargada, a cargo bike using junk bike parts and plastic…READ The post The geniuses behind ‘Junk Not’ exhibit appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]

  • Peace and prosperity for the Philippines
    by Joey Concepcion on June 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Last June 10, as the Presidential Adviser for Entrepreneurship, I was tasked to represent President Rodrigo Duterte in the celebration of the Filipino-Chinese Friendship Day and the Philippine Independence Day of the Federation of Filipino-Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FFCCCII), headed by a long-time Go Negosyo advocate, Dr. Henry Lim Bon Liong of SL Agritech Corporation. […]

  • Specs, drugs and rock ‘n’ roll
    by Scott Garceau on June 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The first third of Rocketman, the Elton John-endorsed biopic, centers on a star-making performance at LA’s Troubadour, a famed rock club that broke many a big act in the ’70s. In it, Elton — played with stocky, pugnacious charm by Taron Egerton — physically levitates himself behind his piano, and the audience levitates as well; but it’s by no means the most surreal moment in this follow-up to last year’s Dexter Fletcher-directed Bohemian Rhapsody. […]

  • A feast for book lovers
    by Butch Dalisay on June 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Last Saturday, at the 10th Philippine International Literary Festival sponsored by the National Book Development Board, I joined a panel discussion on “Advanced and Antiquarian Book Collecting,” and since most of you weren’t there to hear me and my fellow panelists Anthony John Balisi and Francis Ong, I’d like to share part of what I said. […]

  • How to avoid ‘get rich quick’ schemes and scams
    by Wilson Lee Flores on June 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Bestselling author Dr. Steve Maraboli once said, “Get-rich-quick schemes are for the lazy and unambitious. Respect your dreams enough to pay the full price for them.&rdquo […]

  • Tikoy Aguiluz’s art of waves, whorls and wings
    by Alfred A. Yuson on June 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    A fortnight after joining a group show at Sining Kamalig, Tikoy Aguiluz had his first one-man show at Kanto Gallery in Makati Central Square. Billed as “Rara Avis,” the exhibit opened on Saturday, June 8, with Virginia R. Moreno cutting the ribbon with the assistance of Jun Factoran. […]

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  • Remembering Glecy Tantoco with love, laughter and tears
    by Lisa Guerrero Nakpil on June 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    What do I miss most about my mom?,” asked Rico Tantoco, eldest son of Gliceria Rustia-Tantoco and Bienvenido Tantoco, who gave both their names to the Philippines’ most glamorous department store. […]

  • How (not) to bond over Trump on Father’s Day
    by Scott Garceau on June 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    I always had this feeling that, as I got older, my dad and I would become more alike. […]

  • Dad lessons from Eddie Garcia, Nards Jimenez & John Gokongwei, Jr.
    by Wilson Lee Flores on June 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    It is sad that one of the Philippines’ best award-winning actors, 90-year-old Eddie Garcia, who has portrayed innumerable father roles in movies and television, has been in critical condition at the ICU of the Makati Medical Center since June 8. He fell in an accident during a TV shooting in Tondo district of Manila City. […]

  • Green Hotels Cocoon and HIVE celebrate Earth Hour 2019
    on June 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Consistent with their unswerving dedication to promoting environmental awareness and sustainability, Cocoon Boutique Hotel and Hive Hotel and Convention Place celebrated Earth Hour 2019 on March 30 with a resounding call to “Reduce, Reuse, and Change the Way we Live.&rdquo […]

  • HSBC Fairer Tales: And they saved happily ever after
    on June 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Filipinos are known for valuing, prioritizing, and cultivating relational bonds, particularly within the family, and most especially with their children. […]

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  • Bukidnon offers more than nature and culture
    by THE MANILA TIMES on June 13, 2019 at 4:05 pm

    Densely forested mountains, sloping terrains, a vast countryside with pineapple and banana plantations and orchards. This is the province of Bukidnon! Nestled within the center of the country’s second largest…READ The post Bukidnon offers more than nature and culture appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]

  • Cleaning made extra fun
    by RON RYAN BUGUIS on June 12, 2019 at 4:05 pm

    Pine-sol introduces Cleaning Dance Challenge Everyone wants to go home to a clean and fresh-smelling home. But achieving a fresh clean home requires hard work. It’s time consuming and requires…READ The post Cleaning made extra fun appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]

  • Sunday Fiesta’ with a twist
    by NIKA ROQUE on June 12, 2019 at 4:03 pm

    Savoring comfort food at Sheraton Manila’s Filipino fusion buffet Sundays are best spent bonding with loved ones and made all the more perfect when done over comfort-filled meals. This in…READ The post Sunday Fiesta’ with a twist appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]

  • Cooking competition highlights heritage dishes
    by THE MANILA TIMES on June 12, 2019 at 4:02 pm

    Up and coming Filipino chefs have an all new a platform to make their original dishes known via a grand national competition. Spearheaded by LPG solutions brand Solane through its…READ The post Cooking competition highlights heritage dishes appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]

  • Flavorful finds this June
    by THE MANILA TIMES on June 12, 2019 at 4:02 pm

    Spaghetti-all-you-can at Pancake House From June 10 to 15, and again on June 24 to 29, Pancake House gives loyal customers unlimited spaghetti with meat sauce for only P299 in…READ The post Flavorful finds this June appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]

  • The importance of physical activity in health and well-being
    by THE MANILA TIMES on June 11, 2019 at 4:05 pm

    It is widely known that staying active is one of the best ways to keep a healthy body and there are so many reasons why regular activity boosts health. Get…READ The post The importance of physical activity in health and well-being appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]

  • How to address poor eyesight in children
    by THE MANILA TIMES on June 11, 2019 at 4:04 pm

    Healthy eyes and vision are a critical part of children’s development. Their eyes should be examined regularly, as many vision problems and eye diseases can be detected and treated early….READ The post How to address poor eyesight in children appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]

  • Proper diet for healthy living
    by THE MANILA TIMES on June 11, 2019 at 4:03 pm

    To most people, healthy living means both physical and mental health are functioning well together or in balance in a person. In many instances, physical and mental health are closely…READ The post Proper diet for healthy living appeared first on The Manila Times Online. […]