Hackers attacked the website of the World Wildlife Fund's Philippine chapter early Wednesday, replacing the home page with a YouTube video.
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Sunday, June 26, 2011
CEBU CITY, Cebu (PNA) — The International Maritime Employers’ Committee Ltd. (IMEC) has granted full scholarship to 110 maritime cadets of the University of Cebu (UC) Maritime School and assured them of jobs abroad after graduation.
MANILA, Philippines -- The well-loved song “Minsan Lang Kita Iibigin” is the theme of the popular ABS-CBN teleserye of the same title starring Coco Martin who with his dual role showcases his versatility as an actor.
Less than an hour after being escorted back to the Philippines from the United States, former police Senior Superintendent Michael Ray Aquino was whisked to the National Bureau of Investigation's main office in Manila Sunday morning.
Saturday, June 25, 2011
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine football team preparing for FIFA World Cup qualifying match against Sri Lanka wrapped up its two-week Germany camp on a sour note, bowing to SV Darmstadt 98, 0-5, in Darmstadt, Hesse on Saturday.
MANILA, Philippines – “I haven’t been single for seventeen years… so it’s a new experience for me. I’m enjoying it,” Chito Miranda, Parokya ni Edgar’s vocalist, resident heartthrob and love guru speaks.
MANILA, Philippines — The Smart-Gilas Pilipinas secured a slot in the FIBA-Asia Championship in Wuhan, China after claiming its second straight win in as many games in the Southeast Asian Basketball Association (SEABA) Championship in Jakarta, Indonesia.
Some flood victims in Cotabato City will be hired to help declog the Rio Grande de Mindanao. Each of the 100 able-bodied people the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) will mobilize, will get paid P3,000 to do the job.
Friday, June 24, 2011
WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Thursday pledged to support the Philippines amid growing tensions between China and its neighbors in disputed areas of the South China Sea (or West Philippine Sea).
Wednesday, June 22, 2011
Angeline Quinto surprised at dating rumors with Sam Milby, admits actor Coco Martin is her biggest crush
MANILA, Philippines – “Star Power” grand champion Angeline Quinto has refuted reports that she’s dating heartthrob Sam Milby.
Tuesday, June 21, 2011
A power cable that caught fire after it was believed to be hit by lightning disrupted the operations of the Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1 Tuesday afternoon, limiting its operations to between Baclaran and Monumento.
Monday, June 20, 2011
After bringing rains to parts of Luzon including Metro Manila, Tropical Depression Egay is moving away from Philippine territory and may make landfall in Hong Kong or China, state weather forecasters said Monday.
Amid calls by their loved ones for justice, two women victims of separate violent shooting incidents in Quezon City last week were laid to rest Sunday.
Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago and husband, former Interior and Local Government Undersecretary Narciso Santiago, celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Sunday by renewing their vows.
Sunday, June 19, 2011
MANILA, Philippines — Neither the drastic image reinvention nor the controversies that hound Miley Cyrus kept her mostly teenage girl fans from trooping to the teen queen’s concert at SM Mall of Asia Concert Grounds on June 17.
MANILA, Philipines- Tropical depression "Egay" will no longer make landfall over extreme Northern Luzon as it slightly changed course on Sunday afternoon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Sunday.
Saturday, June 18, 2011
MANILA, Philippines – Gerry Perez considers it a gift that his departed son, AJ, made his presence felt in his dream a few days before Father’s Day.
In high school when I first learned about Rizal, his books and heroics, I could not relate. He was too talented, too good to be true. He was brown like me, but that was it. Hindi ko siya ma-reach.
Friday, June 17, 2011
Cotabato City and other provinces in southern Philippines are experiencing its worst flooding in years, but authorities are not blaming it on the usual trash-filled drainages or poor flood-control projects. They are blaming it instead on water hyacinths.
Thursday, June 16, 2011
Tuesday, June 14, 2011
Sunday, June 12, 2011
MANILA, Philippines -- Bishop Joel Baylon will celebrate a “misa mayor” (high mass) at 10:45 this morning at the St. Anthony de Padua Shrine in Sampaloc, Manila, in celebration of the feast of St. Anthony (San Antonio) de Padua, the patron saint of the poor and of lost things.
LOS ANGELES - J.J. Abrams, the filmmaker behind the TV shows "Alias," "Lost" and the movies "Mission: Impossible III" and "Star Trek," returns to movie theaters on Friday with what he calls his most autobiographical work to date.
Amid cloudy skies, President Benigno Aquino III arrived at the Quirino Grandstand Sunday afternoon for the Independence Day parade, the first under his administration.
Nearly a year after assuming his post, President Benigno Aquino III announced on Sunday that the first steps have been taken to free Filipinos from the twin threats of poverty and corruption.
CHICAGO – Lawmakers have filed in the United States House of Representatives a resolution seeking to honor the 113th Independence Day of the Philippines on June 12.