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  • Miss U host Steve Harvey figures in new controversy – almost
    by besguerra on December 9, 2019 at 7:49 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — Not again, Steve. American host Steve Harvey once again flirted with controversy on the Miss Universe stage, this time with the announcement of the best in national costume during the final show staged at the Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, Georgia, in the United States on Sunday (Monday in Manila). Reading off a teleprompter, Harvey declared Miss Philippines Gazini Ganados the winner, with a photograph of her flashed on the screen. The confusion was stirred by the […]

  • Chinese woman abducted by men in van in Makati, police say
    by ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 5:42 pm

    MANILA (UPDATE)—Police are investigating the kidnapping of a Chinese woman along Paseo de Roxas cor. Perea St. in Legazpi Village, Makati City.

  • Joma Sison wants 'goodwill measures' before peace talks resume
    by ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 4:15 pm

    Communist leader Jose Maria Sison wants goodwill measures from the Philippine government before agreeing to the resumption of peace negotiations.

  • How we can apply gold medalists’ traits to win the game of life
    by Mylene Mendoza-Dayrit on December 9, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The staggering medal haul of our 1,115 athletes in the 30th edition of the Southeast Asian Games is, indeed, a cause for great pride and celebration.

  • Why the pneumonia vaccination is important for senior citizens
    by Monica Tulio on December 9, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Adults, especially senior citizens, are 100 times more likely than children to die of diseases that vaccines can prevent, and this would be particularly true for pneumonia,” says Dr. Joel Santiaguel, pulmonologist at the Philippine General Hospital during an interview.

  • Transition committee para sa mga pagbabago sa Davao de Oro, binuo
    by Claire Cornelio, ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 3:03 pm

    Makasaysayan ang flag-raising ceremony Lunes ng umaga sa kapitolyo dahil ito ang una sa ilalim ng bagong pangalan ng probinsya ng Compostela Valley na ngayon ay Davao De Oro na.

  • Tangke ng tubig sa Legazpi City, bumagsak; sanggol at 2 iba pa, sugatan
    by Jose Carretero, ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 2:33 pm

    Tatlo ang sugatan habang ilang bahay ang nasira sa pagbagsak ng tangke ng tubig sa Rosmont Height Subdivision sa Barangay Estanza, Legazpi City Lunes ng gabi.

  • Negosyante patay sa pananambang sa Baguio City
    by Micaella Ilao, ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 1:45 pm

    Una na ring namatay sa pananambang sa Bulacan ang anak ng biktima na si Dave Mora noong Nobyembre 21.

  • 'Karamihan ng mga Pinoy di nakabibili ng gamot dahil mahal'
    by ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 1:28 pm

    Karamihan ng mga Pilipino ang hindi nakabibili ng mga resetang gamot dahil masyadong mahal ang mga ito, ayon sa Ulat ng Bayan ng Pulse Asia.

  • Duterte: Concession agreements with water firms are 'economic plunder'
    by Pia Gutierrez, ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 1:02 pm

    President Rodrigo Duterte said that he will not compromise with Maynilad and Manila Water until he talks to the people behind the controversial 1997 water concession agreements.

  • Pacquiao set to graduate from University of Makati
    by ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 12:37 pm

    Fighting Senator Manny Pacquiao is set to graduate with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science degree, according to a document from the University of Makati made public, Monday.

  • Jazzing up the drudgery
    on December 9, 2019 at 12:30 pm
  • Anta opens flagship store at Megamall
    on December 9, 2019 at 12:25 pm
  • Shamcey Supsup to lead selection of PH bet to Miss U starting 2020
    by Alexander Magno on December 9, 2019 at 12:22 pm

    MANILA, Philippines — Shamcey Supsup-Lee, who finished fourth in the 2011 Miss Universe pageant, will head a new national pageant organization that will select the Philippines’ representative to the Miss Universe pageant starting 2020. On her official Instagram account, the multi-hyphenate 33-year-old mother of two posted an image bearing the title “Miss Universe Philippines 2020” and said: “I am honored with my new role for the organization that brought meaning to […]

  • Guidelines to arrest COPD prevalence in PH
    on December 9, 2019 at 12:20 pm
  • A celebration of giftedness
    on December 9, 2019 at 12:15 pm
  • Bowling with best buddies
    on December 9, 2019 at 12:10 pm
  • Serbisyong medikal hatid sa mga nakapiit sa Bilibid
    by ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 11:37 am

    Higit 1,000 nakakulong sa New Bilibid Prison ang nabigyan ng serbisyong medikal sa tulong ng isang non-governmental organization.

  • Ilang vendors sa Maynila hiling na makapagtinda ngayong kapaskuhan
    by ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 11:28 am

    Muling nagsagawa ng clearing operations ang mga pulis at Metropolitan Manila Development Authority laban sa mga illegal vendor sa Maynila.

  • Operasyon ng Pasig River ferry service sisimulan ngayong linggo
    by ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 11:19 am

    Bubuksan na ang operasyon ng Pasig River ferry service ngayong linggo bilang tugon umano ng pamahalaan sa lumalalang trapiko sa mga kalsada.

  • Supreme Court launches help desk
    by Mike Navallo, ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 11:12 am

    In a bid to bring the courts and justice closer to the people, the Supreme Court launched on Monday the Judiciary Help Desk.

  • No pain, no fame: Thai massage could get UNESCO status
    by oestrada on December 9, 2019 at 11:06 am

    by Sophie DEVILLER and Sippachai KUNNUWONG At Bangkok’s Reclining Buddha temple Krairath Chantrasri says he is a proud custodian of a 2,000-year-old skill – the body-folding, sharp-elbowed techniques of Thai massage, which this week could be added to UNESCO’s prestigious heritage list. From upscale Bangkok spas and Phuket beach fronts to modest street-side shophouses, “nuad Thai” — or Thai massage — is ubiquitous across the kingdom, where an hour of the […]

  • Experience Japanese haute cuisine crafted to perfection at Yamazato
    by glasic on December 9, 2019 at 10:00 am

    A tuna chutoro reveals itself gradually to the taste buds, first introducing texture followed by taste. A perfect balance of the tuna’s fatty and meaty textures gives way to a subtle, almost bitter flavor, which is promptly offset by a sweet tenderness. Apart from its exquisite taste, the chutoro is a particularly unique treat because of its rarity. An entire tuna can only yield just a few servings, because chutoro constitutes a very small part of the fish. This exquisite The post […]

  • Smart inspires aspiring content creators nationwide with “Smart Play: Vlogger Camp”
    by kvillan on December 9, 2019 at 9:19 am

    “Smart Play: Vlogger Camp,” Smart’s multi-city convention for aspiring content creators, wrapped up last November 29, on its fifth and last leg at Mapua University in Manila. The convention brought together top vloggers and hundreds of students from selected colleges and universities, in tackling compelling content that can catapult budding social media stars. Smart Play: Vlogger Camp kicked off at Ateneo de Davao University in August, followed by Siliman University in […]

  • #SparklingSMallidays: Gifts that Exude Luxury
    by oestrada on December 9, 2019 at 9:00 am

    As each day inches us closer to the holidays, Lifestyle.INQ and SM Supermalls have partnered up for a series all about gift-giving.  When #ItsChristmasAtSM, you can count on The SM Store to provide you with some luxury. What does luxury mean? It’s not only about the price tag. Luxury is about the experience. Certain items represent an activity that only calls for special celebrations, travels, and nights out. Think about that coveted suitcase that carries promises of vacations and […]

  • Mis Zapatos combines Japanese chic and cuteness
    by kvillan on December 9, 2019 at 8:55 am

    For the Japanese woman, leaving the house with her trusty handbag is not enough. It just has to have everything she needs to take on the daily challenges. And that includes design. While her sidekick bag may be functional, not all handbags are fashionable given how fast trends can change. Her taste and style can change too. So she finds herself looking for something that ticks all the boxes. Mis Zapatos does that more than the average trusty handbag. Mis The post Mis Zapatos combines Japanese […]

  • Baguio drops to a cool 11.8 degrees Celsius, first since start of Amihan
    by Kristine Sabillo, ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 8:21 am

    MANILA – Temperature at Baguio City dropped to a chilly 11.8 degrees Celsius on Monday, according to the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa).

  • Magsasaka patay sa pamamaril sa Zamboanga City
    by ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 8:17 am

    Patay ang isang magsasaka matapos umanong barilin ng kaniyang pinsan sa Zamboanga City noong gabi ng Linggo, ayon sa pulisya.

  • Duterte wants Yuletide assistance for barangay workers
    by ABS-CBN News on December 9, 2019 at 8:14 am

    President Rodrigo Duterte has asked all village councils to roll out a Yuletide assistance program for all their members and officials. 

  • Miss Universe clarifies Philippines’ Gazini Ganados won Best National Costume
    by evalderrama on December 9, 2019 at 6:40 am

    MANILA, Philippines — The Miss Universe organization clarified Monday it was Philippine bet Gazini Ganados who won the Best National Costume at the pageant. “@iAmSteveHarvey had it right: Miss Universe Philippines Gazini Ganados is the winner of the #MissUniverse2019 National Costume competition! Congratulations, Gazini,” Miss Universe wrote in its Twitter account. .@IAmSteveHarvey had it right: Miss Universe Philippines Gazini Ganados is the winner of the #MissUniverse2019 […]

  • LOOK: Catriona Gray’s final walk gown inspired by Philippine Eagle’s sea reflection
    by ggaviola on December 9, 2019 at 5:30 am

    MANILA, Philippines — Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray’s gowns have always paid homage to the Philippine culture and natural beauty, which was once more on display during her final walk as Miss Universe when she donned a gown inspired by the Philippine Eagle’s reflection on the sea.   Mak Tumang, the designer behind Gray’s iconic Mayon Volcano – inspired ensemble, gave a closer look to the blue gown in his Instagram account.   Catriona Gray honors […]

  • Catriona Gray looks back at Miss Universe reign with purpose
    by ggaviola on December 9, 2019 at 4:11 am

    MANILA, Philippines – Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray of the Philippines looked back at her “reign with a purpose” and crowned her successor, South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi as Miss Universe 2019 at the coronation night in Atlanta, Georgia Sunday evening (Monday morning in Manila).   During her final walk at the Miss Universe 2019 pageant, the 25-year-old beauty queen from Albay recalled the advocacies she underscored and helped promote during her reign.   YES […]

  • South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi is Miss Universe 2019
    by ggaviola on December 9, 2019 at 3:06 am

    MANILA, Philippines – South Africa’s Zozibini Tunzi was crowned Miss Universe 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia on Sunday (Monday morning in Manila)   Puerto Rico’s Madison Anderson was named first runner-up, while Mexico’s Sofía Aragón was named 2nd runner-up.   During the Final Word segment, the Top 3 candidates were asked: What is the most important thing we should teach young girls today?”   Tunzi cited the importance of teaching leadership. […]

  • Here lies the artist’s ego: ‘Stay’ by The Sine Wave Orchestra
    by Mariah Reodica on December 8, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Everything we hear can be broken down into a sound: the sine wave.

  • That other life as a sportswriter
    by Juaniyo Arcellana on December 8, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Must be happenstance that the Southeast Asian Games are being held in Manila late in the year, as it has been in the past every 14 years or so in 2005 and, before that, 1991. In 1981 the games were also held here, serving as prelude to Diay de Vega’s ruling the 100 and 200 meters in the Asian Games the following year.

  • Barrioquinto, BenCab, Zobel reign at León Auction
    by Lisa Guerrero Nakpil on December 8, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    It’s not often easy to learn an object lesson at an auction.

  • The other Pepe
    by Butch Dalisay on December 8, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    This column started out in my mind as an account of a return visit to Dapitan, where my wife Beng and I had first gone eight years ago to pay homage to Jose Rizal, who had lived there in exile for four years between 1892 and 1896, until shortly before his arrest in Europe and his trial and execution in Manila.

  • A treasure trove of Chinese dishes
    on December 8, 2019 at 12:30 pm

    When Cantonese Master Chef Lam Pui Hung served his Empress Treasure Pot during an exclusive press launch of The Empress Dining Palace at BGC late last month, the showstopper dish was, without exaggeration, nothing short of extraordinary. 

  • Christmas potlucks and parties
    on December 8, 2019 at 12:25 pm

    Parties and get-togethers are meant to be fun and memorable, especially when they only happen rarely. Party planners tasked to organize the event or guests who want to impress have a handful of help to make holiday potlucks or parties a hit. 

  • ‘Tis the season to drink up
    on December 8, 2019 at 12:20 pm

    Bring out the glasses because it’s time to celebrate the merry season.

  • Unlimited seafood party
    on December 8, 2019 at 12:15 pm

    Looking for a different way to feast with friends? 

  • On-demand food delivery service now serves VisMin
    on December 8, 2019 at 12:10 pm

    Customers in key cities in Visayas and Mindanao now enjoy on-demand online food delivery service courtesy of pink riders.

  • Celebrate the Holidays over at Sheraton Manila
    on December 7, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The holiday season in the Philippines has got to be the merriest with festivities made grand in many ways.

  • Wonderful White Christmas at Diamond Hotel
    on December 7, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The holidays have officially rolled in at Diamond Hotel Philippines.

  • New World Makati Hotel heralds the Yuletide with a silver tree lighting spectacle on its 25th...
    on December 7, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    New World Makati Hotel welcomed the holidays with a Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Nov. 26. As New World Makati Hotel proudly celebrates its 25th anniversary, the 25-ft tall Christmas tree was adorned in stunning silver and white holiday ornaments to highlight its milestone year.

  • Park Inn by Radisson North EDSA celebrates its first Christmas tree lighting
    on December 7, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Led by the top management of SM Hotels and Conventions Corp and Park Inn by Radisson North EDSA, the hotel successfully launched its first Christmas tree lighting last Nov. 12 with the theme, “ Christmas in the City”.