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Chua recognizes new breed of Star Hotshots players

Chua recognizes new breed of Star Hotshots players

San Miguel Corporation Sports Director Alfrancis Chua believes Star Hotshots’ new breed of payers would be enough to maintain their throng of loyal supporters as a multi-titled squad built around superstars Alvin Patrimonio and

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China not challenging PH rights over Benham Rise

China not challenging PH rights over Benham Rise

Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said in a press briefing Tuesday that Beijing fully respects the Philippines’ rights over the continental shelf in Benham Rise, adding that China is not challenging those rights.

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CA panel confirms DepEd Briones

CA panel confirms DepEd Briones

The Commission on Appointments (CA) headed by Senate President Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III on Wednesday unanimously confirmed the ad interim appointment of Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones. In the plenary deliberations, Pimentel approved the

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PHCM Elects New Officers for 2017-2019

PHCM Elects New Officers for 2017-2019

Community members of the Philippine Heritage Council of Manitoba (PHCM) Inc. have elected a new set of Officers for the 2017-2019 fiscal years. After a nomination and vetting process whereby organizations were invited to

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Gov’t to ratify Paris climate agreement

Gov’t to ratify Paris climate agreement

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the Paris Agreement on Climate Change signifying the government’s intent to be legally-bound to the accord at the international level. On Wednesday, March 1 the Office of the President

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Don’t Wait for the Earthquake to Decongest Metro Manila

Don’t Wait for the Earthquake to Decongest Metro Manila

by Max Sangil These past two weeks TV news and front page stories were focused on the long time serving Phivolcs Director Renato Solidum. He talks of the impending ‘the big one’. Early on

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Aquino urges LP members to speak up

Aquino urges LP members to speak up

Former President Benigno Aquino III said he was keeping his self-imposed yearlong moratorium on being critical of the current administration. But the ouster of four of his fellow Liberal Party (LP) members from the

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Senate ratifies social security agreement with Japan

Senate ratifies social security agreement with Japan

The Philippine Senate has concurred in the ratification of a social security agreement between the Philippines and Japan which sought to protect the social security rights of overseas Filipinos in Japan. Senate President Pro-Tempore

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Power supply gets normal in quake-stricken Surigao

Power supply gets normal in quake-stricken Surigao

The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said electric power has been restored in quake-stricken areas in Surigao del Norte. NDRRMC spokesman Romina Marasigan at a press briefing said government authorities continued

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SSS extends help to victims of typhoon Nina

SSS extends help to victims of typhoon Nina

To show that the Social Security System (SSS) cares for its members and pensioners, the pension fund distributed relief goods to 1,000 families from four barangays in Bicol- Magurang, Alnay, Basud and Gabon- which

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