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Miriam: Cunanan can still be a state witness even if he’s lying about kickbacks

MANILA  (Mabuhay) – On-leave Technology Resource Center (TRC) head Dennis Cunanan can still be a state witness despite his supposed lie about not receiving kickbacks from the pork barrel scam. This was according to Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago, who on Monday said the state...
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PHL to file US suit to retrieve Marcos’ Monet

MANILA (AFP) – The Philippines will file a civil suit in the United States to recover a Monet painting that vanished after the 1986 revolution which forced former first lady Imelda Marcos into exile, an official said Monday. The painting, one of more than 150 missing masterpieces...
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29th PHILIPPINE CULTURAL ARTS FESTIVAL in BALBOA PARK SAN DIEGO to be held on AUGUST 10 and 11, 2013

The 29th Philippine Cultural Arts Festival will be held on August 10 and 11, 2013, Saturday and Sunday, in Balboa Park at the corner of Park Boulevard and Presidents Way, San Diego, California. A yearly production of the Samahan Filipino American Performing Arts & Education...
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Asian fighters cash in on rise of mixed martial arts

(MANILA-AFP) – In a caged ring at a newly built sports arena in the Philippine capital, 20 martial artists from around the world try to choke out, knock down or submit each other for thousands of paying fans. Scantily clad ring girls saunter on stage in between rounds to loud...
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Discover a beauty sanctuary at All About Skin

You ladies know and dread this! When you wake up, look in the mirror and start to see and notice the ravaging effects of aging in your face, you know that sun, chemicals, and time have finally caught up with you. Especially so when men start calling you ma’am and tita, you feel...
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Chief Justice Corona testifies, walks out

Chief Justice Corona testifies, then walks out of Impeachment Trial

Tourism threatens Philippine primate

BY JOE SINCLAIR BOHOL (AFP) – The tiny creature turns its head slowly through 180 degrees and stares, boggle-eyed as another group of noisy tourists takes its picture from just inches away. This is the Philippine tarsier, one of the smallest primates in the world. It is a...
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Of credit-grabbing Epals and contentious HDOs

NEED one say anything to introduce Philippine politics? Ah, what mess, what circus, what potpourri, what huge entertainment – which seems to be the only rational posture one can take, otherwise one would fall into a deep, deep depression about the future of our dear...
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Pinoys gather coins to set world record

MANILA, November 30, 2011 (AFP) – Philippine civic groups and charities lined up almost 73 kilometres (45 miles) of coins on Wednesday in a bid to set a new Guinness World Record and build schools for the poor. The project, which aimed to set a new record for the longest...
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Santa Ana Winds

Santa Ana Winds – December 1, 2011 Video: Downed and uprooted trees dot the streets of Arcadia, California and the rest of the San Gabriel Valley, located some 20 miles east of downtown Los Angeles, when 90 mph Santa Ana winds swept through the Los Angeles County on...