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  • Construction worker patay matapos mahulog sa pinipinturahang tulay sa Isabela
    by Harris Julio, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 8:29 pm

    ISABELA—Patay ang isang construction worker matapos na mahulog sa pinipinturahang tulay sa Barangay Calao East ng Santiago City, Isabela Martes ng hapon.

  • The ANC Brief: Walking back the President’s words
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 8:02 pm

    The president caused another ruckus when he talked about the ambush of a former mayor. Here are the stories making the headlines on ANC today:

  • More than 50 foreign women rescued from prostitution den in Parañaque
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 5:18 pm

    MANILA (UPDATE)—Police rescued some 53 foreign women from a prostitution racket in Roxas Boulevard, Parañaque City early Thursday.

  • Manila digitizes allowance distribution for senior high, PLM, UdM students
    by Katrina Domingo, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 5:00 pm

    Students enrolled in the capital’s public senior high schools and universities will receive their monthly stipend from the local government via cash cards starting next year after the city signed an agreement with GCash, one of the country’s largest online payments company, Wednesday.

  • Lawmakers eye separate remote facility for heinous crime convicts
    by Sherrie Ann Torres, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 4:59 pm

    Members of three of seven committees investigating the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) controversy have filed a bill that seeks to totally separate heinous crime convicts from other persons deprived of liberty (PDLs) with lower jail sentences.

  • 'Brigada Pagbasa' inilunsad ng DepEd
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 4:54 pm

    Target ng DepEd na lahat ng bata ay marunong nang magbasa pagdating ng Grade 3.

  • More than 1,000 freed convicts surrender hours before Duterte ultimatum
    by John Gabriel Agcaoili, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 4:43 pm

    Over a thousand prisoners convicted of heinous crimes who were released early for supposed good conduct surrendered as of early Wednesday, a day before President Rodrigo Duterte's deadline.

  • Task force kontra African swine fever, binuo
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 4:39 pm

    May hinala na rin ang mga awtoridad kung paano nakapasok sa bansa ang ASF.

  • Panelo: Pahayag ni Duterte sa ambush kay Loot, 'biro' lang
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 4:37 pm

    Mali lang ang umano pagkakasabi ng pangulo sa wikang Filipino.

  • Van nahulog sa bahagi ng tulay sa CDO; 15 sugatan
    by Rod Bolivar, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 4:16 pm

    CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY - Sugatan ang 15 katao matapos mahulog ang isang van sa bahagi ng tulay sa Barangay Iponan, Cagayan de Oro City Miyerkoles ng gabi.

  • How foodies can help fight malnutrition
    by NIKA ROQUE on September 18, 2019 at 4:03 pm

    Malnutrition is one of the most persistent health issues in the Philippines, most especially among the less fortunate. In fact, accor­ding to a survey by the Food and Nutrition Research…READ

  • ‘Pinas Sarap’ goes on a Spanish food adventure
    by The Manila Times on September 18, 2019 at 4:02 pm

    In celebration of “Pinas Sarap’s” second anniversary, Kara David takes an epic journey to Spain — the country that left the most influence in Filipino history, culture and cuisine. The…READ

  • Festival highlights various ways to enjoy rum
    by The Manila Times on September 18, 2019 at 4:01 pm

    The Tanduay Rum Festival in Bacolod City showcased the different ways one could experience the popular rum. Enjoyed on its own or as a cocktail mix, rum can likewise add…READ

  • How Arthur Gindap takes Robinsons Hotels & Resorts to the Summit of success
    by Lai S. Reyes on September 18, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    This hotelier carries traveling in his DNA. With a career in the hospitality industry spanning 39 years, Arthur “Art” Gindap Jr. was born to, yes, travel.

  • PAGASA: Nimfa maintains strength over Philippine Sea
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 3:57 pm

    Tropical depression Nimfa maintained its strength as it moved slowly over the northern part of the Philippine Sea, the state weather bureau said Wednesday.

  • DOJ: All GCTA-freed convicts still in PH
    by ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 3:44 pm

    All convicts freed under the good conduct time allowance (GCTA) law are still in the country, a justice official said Wednesday.

  • PMA cadet dies after vomiting in barracks in Baguio
    by Micaella Ilao, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 2:55 pm

    BAGUIO CITY - A Philippine Military Academy (PMA) cadet died after vomiting inside the barracks in Fort Del Pilar in Baguio City on Wednesday.

  • Palace: Duterte will not sign proposed 2020 budget if against Constitution
    by Pia Gutierrez, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 2:10 pm

    A lawmaker revealed that each member of the House of Representatives will receive P100 million for their projects.&nbs

  • 4 na empleyado ng gobyerno, timbog sa droga sa Davao Region
    by Paul Palacio, ABS-CBN News on September 18, 2019 at 1:57 pm

    Umabot sa 11 indibidwal ang naaresto sa magkahiwalay na operasyon kontra droga sa Davao Region.

  • The meaning of being a teacher
    on September 18, 2019 at 1:20 pm
  • 5 home decorating tips to beat the rainy day blues
    on September 18, 2019 at 1:15 pm

    ​Ah, the comfort of home on wet season! This is a time when it could be the only escape from the inconveniences brought by rainy days, but sometimes home can be a place of gloom, too.&nbs

  • The sweet connection between a mother and son
    on September 18, 2019 at 1:10 pm

    The sweet relationship of Regine Velasquez and son Nate is put front and center in their newest TV commercial.&nbs

  • Teaching kids money through play
    on September 18, 2019 at 1:05 pm

    A bank and an indoor recreation center team up to teach children financial responsibility through fun and practical play.&nbs

  • Domestic Living: Innovative washing machines
    on September 18, 2019 at 1:00 pm

    The award-winning washing machine line designed by Swedish brand Electrolux has come out with its most advanced model yet. The said model has clothing care features that help keep garments looking like new even after several wash.&nbs

  • Barbara Malewicz is the trendsetter of the “look-at-me!” generation
    by oestrada on September 18, 2019 at 12:20 pm

    If you follow @barbaramalewicz on Instagram, you’ll get access to her Story filters marked by plastic skin, double C Chanel logos, Playboy bunnies, gummy bears, and alien heads. It’s a good intro into the world of this creative. You may be asking “Who is she?” and “Why are her filters a fever dream of Bratz-sized lips, ’90s iconography, and fake freckles?” View this post on Instagram Still sunbathing 🐠 A post shared by Barbara Malewicz […]

  • #LFW: Nettles with royal roots hit the London catwalks
    by csioson on September 18, 2019 at 8:01 am

    London, United Kingdom | AFP | Tuesday 9/18/2019 – 05:42 UTC+8 | 637 words By: Pauline Froissart   Fashion models wearing dresses made from nettles harvested at Prince Charles’s country estate in southwest England took to the runway in one of this year’s most unusual offerings as London Fashion Week came to an end on Tuesday.   The quirky eco-friendly attire stemmed from an unexpected collaboration between the heir to the British throne, who is passionate about […]

  • Behind the scenes of ‘The New Pope’
    by Jed Gregorio on September 18, 2019 at 7:58 am

    A ripped Jude Law strutting the beach in glowing Speedos might have been your first visual of HBO’s The Young Pope sequel, but series creator Paolo Sorrentino has actually been posting many behind-the-scenes stuff on his Instagram since January. On Sorrentino’s treasure trove of a feed you’ll get a peak of John Malkovich as the new Pope, as well as guest appearances by Sharon Stone and Marilyn Manson. Check out some of these golden behind-the-scenes moments below. View […]

  • China chooses panda as Winter Olympics mascot
    by csioson on September 18, 2019 at 7:37 am

    Beijing, China | AFP | Tuesday 9/18/2019 – 02:14 UTC+8   China has chosen its most iconic animal — the panda — to be the official mascot of the Beijing Olympics in 2022, the Winter Games organising committee announced on Tuesday.   The mascot, named “Bing Dwen Dwen,” is a chubby giant panda wearing a suit of ice.   The black and white bear has a “heart of gold and a love of all things winter sports,” tweeted the Beijing […] The […]

  • The perplexing boob harnesses at JW Anderson
    by Jed Gregorio on September 18, 2019 at 7:32 am

    What were those boob harnesses at JW Anderson? Sarah Mower called them jewelled bras, but if you’re not already familiar with the visual, they weren’t quite those Victoria’s Secret million-dollar fantasy bras that would make the news when it’s that time of the year. Judging from closer-up photos, they look like chunky crystal-encrusted posture correctors tied non-too-fastidiously at the back with a mariner’s rope. How does one wear them? On the JW Anderson runway, […]

  • Going green at Milan Fashion Week
    by csioson on September 18, 2019 at 7:28 am

    Milan, Italy | AFP | Wednesday 9/18/2019 – 10:36 UTC+8 By: Isabelle Sciamma   The world’s top designers and influencers head to Milan on Wednesday for a week of glitzy catwalk shows from global brands that have begun swapping climate-destroying luxuries for ecologically-friendly fashion.   Prada opens a tightly-packed calender, which will see models for leading houses including Armani, Bottega Veneta, Dolce & Gabbana, Fendi, Gucci and Versace strut their stuff for […]

  • U2 announce first ever India concert
    by csioson on September 18, 2019 at 7:15 am

    New Delhi, India | AFP | Wednesday 9/18/2019 – 14:10 UTC+8   Irish rockers U2 have announced they are to play their first ever concert in India, wrapping up the band’s Joshua Tree Tour 2019 in the coastal megacity of Mumbai on December 15.   India has in recent years seen an increase in big international acts touring there, with Beyonce, Shakira, Coldplay, Demi Lovato and Bryan Adams playing to packed venues.   Bassist Adam Clayton said he was “looking […]

  • Artists Talk: Wawi Navarroza in conversation with Jed Gregorio
    by Jed Gregorio on September 18, 2019 at 7:00 am

    In this episode of Artists Talk, Jed Gregorio speaks to Wawi Navarroza about the exhibition, Self-Portraits and the Tropical Gothic, shown at Silverlens Galleries. Watch the video below. Wawi Navarroza on landscapes and self-portraiture: “When my mentor saw my landscapes of volcanoes and marble, she told me, ‘These are all self-portraits, just without you in them.’ She really saw through it, and I agree with that. In fact there is this line from a Deleuze and Guattari text […]

  • Music video review: Charli XCX’s ‘2099’
    by Jed Gregorio on September 18, 2019 at 6:30 am

    Decoding the overarching mystery in Charli XCX’s ‘2099’ is, yes, futile, but we all need to do something with the time. The music video begins with Charli XCX emerging from a cloud of smoke, as she jet skis away from a motorboat that had been set on fire. Not long after, Troye Sivan in a helmet trails her, also on a jet ski. Before anything else, it must be said that Charli XCX chose to wear an unconventional jet skiing […] The post Music video review: Charli […]

  • The mystery of the Celine biscuits
    by Jed Gregorio on September 18, 2019 at 5:42 am

    Celine, of which Hedi Slimane is artistic, creative, and image director, just posted a photo of biscuits and, of course, no one knows what’s up. Does Hedi Slimane now expect us to eat? When Slimane was appointed creative head honcho at Celine, Grazia explained that his role will be an all-encompassing one, that “for the first time in the history of the brand, he will expand the house to include menswear, couture and fragrances.” Will this brand-wide image-branding include some […]

  • Prison becomes ‘second home’ for Turkish cartoonist
    by csioson on September 18, 2019 at 2:07 am

    Istanbul, Turkey | AFP | Wednesday 9/18/2019 – 09:54 UTC+8 by Fulya Ozerkan   Renowned Turkish cartoonist Musa Kart says he has spent as much time in prison and courthouses as he has at work since President Recep Tayyip Erdogan came to power.   His latest stint in jail started in April, after an appeals court upheld his sentence of three years and nine months for “helping terrorist organisations”.   Released last week pending another appeal, Kart told AFP: […]

  • How functional medicine can rebalance your hormones
    by The Manila Times on September 17, 2019 at 4:07 pm

    Irregular menstrual cycles, infertili­ty, and uterine fibroids — sometimes it seems that these conditions are par for the course for many women, without realizing they could be symptoms that 80…READ

  • 7 signs you have hormonal imbalance
    by The Manila Times on September 17, 2019 at 4:06 pm

    Hormones are the most potent chemical messengers in our bodies, telling your body what to do and when. That’s why when your hormones are out of balance, you may be…READ

  • Best diet for women with polycystic ovary syndrome
    by The Manila Times on September 17, 2019 at 4:05 pm

    When you think of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), you probably think of a gynecologic issue. (It has the word “ovary” right in the title, after all.) But PCOS is actually…READ

  • A taste of ASEAN diplomacy & cuisine at SM Aura
    by Maurice Arcache on September 17, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Mallgoers had a taste of authentic Southeast Asian cuisine and culture during the recent successful ASEAN Food Festival at SMX Aura Convention Center in SM Aura Premier.

  • New shoes every Friday
    on September 17, 2019 at 2:00 pm

    TGIF, indeed as aside from the weekend, there’s another thing that makes Friday even more exciting.&nbs

  • The Elegant Filipinas 2019: Grace, good manners, social media discretion
    on September 17, 2019 at 1:55 pm

    An elegant Filipina is graceful, precise, humble, altruistic, and well-mannered. These are the qualities Tingting Cojuangco and the rest of the people behind The Elegant Filipinas look for in the women who receive the recognition.&nbs

  • Red Charity Gala 2019 presents past honorees
    on September 17, 2019 at 1:50 pm

    The 11th year of Red Charity Gala, a show that highlights Filipino designers’ creative excellence, is a special celebration as it will gather past 10 honorees in a fashion event aptly entitled “The First Ten.&rdquo

  • Pampering Makati employees
    on September 17, 2019 at 1:45 pm

    Individuals employed in Makati City get a special discount at beauty and wellness solutions clinic Stelton Dermascience.&nbs

  • A love letter to the ‘70s
    on September 17, 2019 at 1:40 pm

    For its cold season style staples, Marks and Spencer decided to take a page from fashion’s favorite decade: the 1970s.&nbs

  • Metrobank Foundation awards exceptional Filipinos
    on September 17, 2019 at 5:25 am

    The Metrobank Foundation awardees: four teachers, three soldiers and three police officers who embody the words “Beyond Excellence” and whose meaningful work raise the bar of excellence in their fields.

  • How engineering can prepare kids for the future
    by The Manila Times on September 16, 2019 at 4:03 pm

    Every child has the potential to do great things. But in a world where technology is always evolving and changing the future, a parent — and even a teacher —…READ

  • Empowering young ladies in simple, easy steps
    by The Manila Times on September 16, 2019 at 4:02 pm

    For 20 years, The Powerpuff Girls have been on a mission to prove that girls rule. Now, Cartoon Network is launching #Empowerpuff in the Philippines, an initiative that hopes to…READ

  • Saving time in the kitchen with multi-purpose wares
    by The Manila Times on September 16, 2019 at 4:01 pm

    Whether it’s for family brunch, packed lunch for work or school, or a last-minute dinner date, cooking is always a challenge. And sometimes when the menu is an extensive one…READ

  • Feeling my age
    by Paulynn Sicam on September 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    One day you’re doing great taking zumba class twice a week.

  • What iron maidens are made of
    by Mylene Mendoza-Dayrit on September 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The 2019 Olympia was held recently (from Sept. 11 to 15) in Las Vegas, where a new set of exuberant winners was proclaimed. The first one was staged in 1965 with Larry Scott emerging as the first Mr. Olympia.

  • Is your hair thinning? Try stem cell therapy
    by Grace Carole Beltran MD on September 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    Hair loss is one of the most frustrating signs that women or even men have to deal with in their life.

  • The jewel of Ann Ong: Bob the french bulldog
    by Kathy Moran on September 16, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    It was a humid afternoon the day we went to visit Ann Ong, but she looked cool as a cucumber as she fussed over how Bob, her 11-year-old French bulldog, was feeling.

  • Building bridges in the midst of national issues
    by The Manila Times on September 15, 2019 at 4:01 pm

    It was another evening of pomp and pageantry as this year’s Mr. and Ms. Chinatown Philippines culminated in a spectacular display of Chinoy pride, where 25 young contestants — 13…READ

  • A collection and a collaboration
    by Butch Dalisay on September 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    You know that you’ve reached the hilltop, just in time to view the sunset, when they start compiling your works into hefty one-volume collections that could take a very long vacation on a very lonely island to plow through.

  • Raymund Ribay’s Mandaluyong is also Brillante’s
    by Juaniyo Arcellana on September 15, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    The film Verdict starts violently enough, Raymund Ribay Gutierrez’s riveting tale of domestic violence in Mandaluyong, otherwise known as the Tiger City, and its aftermath spiraling through a drawn-out trial that merges the unconventional with old school narrative.

  • Looking for Peggy in the cove
    by Doreen G. Yu on September 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

    As quaint and picturesque little towns go, Peggy’s Cove is a gem on the south shore of Nova Scotia in eastern Canada.