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The 100 Days of Duterte’s Administration

The 100 Days of Duterte’s Administration

Rod Cantiveros

These impressive accomplishments, for a short period of time, are unacceptable to President Duterte’s critics… It all started with a bang! And the 16 million Filipinos who voted for Duterte, have been looking ahead

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90 Sinclair Street

90 Sinclair Street

Bob Gabuna

Yellow leaves were falling, signs of Autumn, when I was driven home past twelve noon by Reverend Noel Lapatha with his wife, Manang Rosina after the worship service conducted in the rented Studio Room

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China sets eyes on Benham Rise

China sets eyes on Benham Rise

Perry Diaz

As soon as the United Nations had awarded Benham Rise to the Philippines than China sets her eyes on this undersea landmass in the Philippine Sea. According to the Department of Environment and Natural

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For the love of poutine

For the love of poutine

Ron Cantiveros

Ten chefs from local restaurants competed in the 3rd annual Poutine Cup at Fort Gibraltar late last month. The Poutine Cup was an opportunity for chefs to get creative beyond a regular basket of

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Sarah Geronimo nominated to MTV EMAs

Sarah Geronimo nominated to MTV EMAs

Pop Princess Sarah Geronimo is the official nominee of the Philippines at this year’s MTV European Music Awards (MTV EMAs). The actress-singer is competing for the Best Southeast Asia Act. The announcement of the

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Melai and Jason back in each other’s arms, expecting another baby

Melai and Jason back in each other’s arms, expecting another baby

Melai Cantiveros and Jason Francisco are back together two months following their reported differences. The couple’s marital problems were made public in July when Jason wrote a series of posts on social media to

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Jodi Sta. Maria nominated for an Emmy

Jodi Sta. Maria nominated for an Emmy

Actress Jodi Sta. Maria is a nominee for Best Performance by an Actress in the upcoming 2016 International Emmy Awards. Jodi got the nomination for her role as Amor Powers in ABS-CBN’s 2015 television

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Janine Tugonon makes it to worldwide calendar girl search

Janine Tugonon makes it to worldwide calendar girl search

2012 Miss Universe first runner-up Janine Tugonon has been selected to be one of 12 Nu Muses models for its calendar. Janine started her modeling career following her stint at the 2012 Miss Universe

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Filipino indie films join Tokyo filmfest

Filipino indie films join Tokyo filmfest

Local independent films are joining different sections at the 29th Tokyo International Film Festival (TIFF) slated on Oct. 25 to Nov. 3 this year. These are “Die Beautiful” of director Jun Lana participating in

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Celebrities pay tribute to Miriam Santiago

Celebrities pay tribute to Miriam Santiago

Local celebrities took to social media to pay tribute to Miriam Santiago following the death of the former senator on Thursday, Sept. 29 due to lung cancer. Heart Evangelista, who is very close to

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