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Estrada on Binay ‘persecution’: Same thing happened to me


Former President and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada, who admitted to accepting P200 million from a “jueteng” lord, said Vice President Jejomar Binay was experiencing “persecution” similar to what he went through when he was in Malacañang.

Posted: November 1st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

2 dead, 47 hurt in Batangas road mishap


Two people, including the conductor of a passenger bus, died while 47 others were injured in a road accident along Southern Tagalog Arterial Road (Star Tollway) in Batangas.

Posted: October 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

‘Pangangaluluwa’: Reviving a dying custom

PHOTO taken in 2011 in Sariaya, Quezon shows participants in the annual ‘pangangaluluwa’ event of the Sariaya Tourism Council wearing Halloween costumes.        CONTRIBUTED PHOTO

The dying Filipino tradition of ‘pangangaluluwa’ during the celebration of All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day is still alive in this bucolic town nestled at the foot of Mt. Banahaw.

Posted: October 31st, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Filipino ‘mash-up’ artist shares instant fame


Who would have thought that a little tweaking on the computer could suddenly rock the world of 28-year-old multimedia artist Eisen Bernard Bernardo. Not even him, he says.

Posted: October 30th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Binay’s pampering of Makati’s elderly charms Quezon elderly

Jejomar Binay

Vice President Jejomar Binay on Tuesday courted the elderly in Quezon province by regaling them with stories of how Makati City has been pampering its senior citizens with freebies and other benefits.

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »