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The 2022 presidential derby is on

The 2022 presidential derby is on

Perry Diaz

No, it’s not a misprint. What we’re talking about here is the presidential race in 2022. But while the winner of the 2016 presidential election is still anybody’s guess, whoever will be elected vice

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Foodie Files: Manila Food Trip

Foodie Files: Manila Food Trip

Ron Cantiveros

It’s been a couple years since I’ve been back in Manila. This time, it was for my cousin’s wedding and a new found passion for discovering the best of the Manila food scene. My

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I amsterdam

I amsterdam

Gem and Lita

Tolerance and diversity, windmills and cheese, canals and bridges, museums and century-old buildings, history and culture, Anne Frank and Van Gogh: this is Amsterdam in a nutshell. By the number Amsterdam has 31 museums,

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Romantic scenes in OTWOL thrill JaDine

Romantic scenes in OTWOL thrill JaDine

James Reid and Nadine Lustre, aka JaDine, admitted feeling thrilled over their sweet scenes in their first TV series On The Wings of Love (OTWOL) over ABS-CBN. The series which can also be viewed

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Nora Aunor plays offbeat role in upcoming TV series

Nora Aunor plays offbeat role in upcoming TV series

GMA-7’s upcoming series titled “Little Mommy,” will feature superstar Nora Aunor as Lola Annie Batongbuhay, a musician in a rock band. Nora is grateful for the Kapuso network although she clarified, that she doesn’t

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Manhattan film fest to screen 10 Filipino films

Manhattan film fest to screen 10 Filipino films

The International Film Festival Manhattan to be held in New York, from Oct. 22 to 25will screen the short films of various directors selected from a pool of over 50 international applicants. These include

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James Reid belies language gap with Coco Martin

James Reid belies language gap with Coco Martin

Showbiz rumors had it that Coco Martin reportedly refused to play the role of James Reid’s brother in an upcoming movie for the Metro Manila Film Festival. The reason? Coco allegedly feels uncomfortable because

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FEU bags honors in international folk dance tilt

FEU bags honors in international folk dance tilt

The Far Eastern University Dance Company (FDC), the Philippine representative to the Cheonan World Dance Festival in Cheonan, South Chungcheong in South Korea, FDC won a bronze medal and $1,500 along with Malaysia’s UTP

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17-man pool for Olympic Wildcard Released

17-man pool for Olympic Wildcard Released

The Philippines gets one final chance to qualify for the Olympics through the wildcard phase featuring powerhouses from other nations across the world after finishing second place at the 2015 FIBA Asia Championship. Yesterday,

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Jollibee to Acquire 40% stake in Burger Chain

Jollibee to Acquire 40% stake in Burger Chain

Jollibee Foods Corp. (JFC) joins the American burger market by acquiring a 40% stake of the fast-growing American based burger chain, Smashburger for 99 million USD. Through its wholly-owned subsidiary Bee Good! Inc. (BGI),

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