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Philippines maintains ‘partly free’ status in world freedom index

Philippines maintains ‘partly free’ status in world freedom index

Human rights advocacy group Freedom House announced that the Philippines garnered an aggregate score of 62/100 as the country maintained its “partly free” status in the 2018 world freedom index. In the 2017 index,

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Lacson proposes expulsion of any senator attending House con-ass

Lacson proposes expulsion of any senator attending House con-ass

Minority Leader Franklin Drilon disclosed on Wednesday that Senator Panfilo Lacson wants any senator, who would attend the House of Representatives’ proposed constituent assembly (con-Ass) to be expelled from the Senate, Drilon refused to

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Head of United Kingdom-Based Recruitment Team pays Courtesy Call on Secretary Bello

Head of United Kingdom-Based Recruitment Team pays Courtesy Call on Secretary Bello

Director Drewe Phillips (left photo), Head of Recruit2healthcare Ltd., a UK-based recruitment team, discusses opportunities of Filipino healthcare professionals in the UK with Labor Secretary Silvestre H. Bello III (right photo), during a courtesy

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Veteran actor Spanky Manikan dies

Veteran actor Spanky Manikan dies

Award winning veteran actor Spanky Manikan died Sunday at the age of 75. Manikan’s death was confirmed by his wife actress Susan Africa through a text message sent to her manager Ed Instrella. Manikan

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Maxene honors late dad on her wedding

Maxene honors late dad on her wedding

Maxene Magalona honored her late father Master Rapper Francis Magalona as she tied the knot with musician Rob Mananquil. The newlywed bride broke down in tears while talking about her father as she made

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40 made cut as Bb. Pilipinas 2018 official candidates

40 made cut as Bb. Pilipinas 2018 official candidates

The Binibining Pilipinas Charities, Inc. revealed on Tuesday the 40 official candidates of Binibining Pilipinas 2018. Among those who made the cut were Miss-World Philippines titleholder Catriona Gray, former “Pinoy Big Brother” housemate Vickie

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Maine Mendoza back on ‘Eat Bulaga’

Maine Mendoza back on ‘Eat Bulaga’

Actress and TV host Maine Mendoza is back on noontime show “Eat Bulaga!” on January 1 after returning from a month-long vacation with her siblings in Florida, USA. Maine’s return was in time for

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Critics hail Liza Soberano as world’s ‘Most Beautiful Face’

Critics hail Liza Soberano as world’s ‘Most Beautiful Face’

The Independent Critic’s annual list of “The 100 Most Beautiful Faces” showed Filipino-American model-actress Liza Soberano taking the top spot in 2017. French model-actress Thylane Blondeau is in second place while Japanese singer Tzuyu

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Unique Christmas traditions in the Philippines

Unique Christmas traditions in the Philippines

The Philippines is known for celebrating the longest Christmas season in the world. Filipinos start to feel the Yuletide season once the “ber” months show in the calendar, and it officially ends on the

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PBA rookie Jason Perkins shows promise

PBA rookie Jason Perkins shows promise

Jason Perkins of the Phoenix Fuel Masters has been impressive during pre-season games and expected to transition well when the PBA opens its new season. The former La Salle Green Archer who was the

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