Miley Cyrus, Beyonce join Harvey storm relief effort

Sandra Bullock and Leonardo DiCaprio have both pledged to donate $1 million.

Jails, justice system at breaking point as war on drugs intensifies

The Bureau of Jail Management and Penology put the prison population in the country, both those under trial and convicts, at 137,417 as of the end of June, up 22 percent since Duterte took office at the end of June last year.

SoKor, Japanese and U.S. warplanes drill over Korea after latest missile launch

South Korean and Japanese jets joined exercises with two supersonic U.S. B-1B bombers above and near the Korean peninsula on Thursday, two days after North Korea sharply raised tension by firing a missile over Japan.
Mabilog House

WATCH | Take a tour of the Iloilo Mayor’s house

ILOILO CITY - Deflecting insinuations that the Mayor of Iloilo City, Jed Mabilog, made a pile from dealing in illegal drugs, his brother gave...
Marawi fighting Chito Suganob

WATCH | Bishop: It’s possible Fr. Suganob has converted to Islam under duress

ISLAMIC CITY OF MARAWI - It's quite possible that Roman Catholic priest Chito Suganob, captive of the terrorist Maute Group, has converted to the...
WOTL Otso

WORD OF THE LOURD | How far will your PhP8 get you?

In the wake of the Zark Burger Eight-Peso promo gimmick that triggered a near stampede at a suburban mall, we take a look at...
U-Drink I-Drive

Millennial ASEAN women create U-Drink, I Drive, 4 other fascinating brands

MANILA - Have you ever driven yourself to a party, only to find yourself too tipsy to get behind the wheel afterwards? Thai entrepreneur Sirasom...
Demo of drone for use by DENR

Mindanao conference highlights drone use in environment work

Butuan City - The use of unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or commonly known as a drone, was pointed out as an essential tool for...
French Embassy officials Legodec and Carole

French chargè d’ affaires: Franco-PH ties remain strong

Relations between the Philippines and France remain strong amid the hubbub over President Rodrigo Duterte's casual take on French criminal law, the Chargè D'...

Kiko links Sereno ouster move to Duterte gov’t’s alleged creeping dictatorship

Amid moves to oust Lourdes Sereno and the Supreme Court' decision to grant a request for the release of several court records and documents that will be used to impeach the chief justice, the Liberal Party on Thursday warned that the country could be on its way to dictatorship.
Sonny Angara sugared beverage tax

ECCP: Excise tax on sugared drinks not best solution vs obesity

MANILA - The government's move to impose excise taxes on sugar-sweetened beverage drinks may not be the best solution to address obesity and other...

Celtics, Cavs finalize blockbuster trade

The Boston Celtics agreed to send the Cleveland Cavaliers a 2020 second-round draft pick via the Miami Heat to complete the blockbuster trade that...

Morales defends full term, denies Du30’s claim her office ‘mastered art of selective justice’

Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales on Thursday denied President Rodrigo Duterte's claim that her office appeared to have mastered the "art of selective justice" in handling cases, particularly the complaints lodged against government officials accused in the pork barrel scam.

Tim Cone on versatile Joe Devance: ‘He’s like one of those jackknives’

Barangay Ginebra San Miguel versatile forward Joe Devance can do anything on the court--he can shoot, he can defend, he can rebound, you name...

Celebrity chef admits hit show derives inspiration from travels

'The more I travel, the more flavors I get,' says 'Curiosity Got the Chef' host Sharwin Tee.