‘May the 4th be with you’: ‘Star Wars’ fans mark 40th anniversary

Costume parties and fun runs were among the special events staged worldwide on May the 4th, Star Wars Day.

Shock, thrill, excitement: Broadway stars react to their Tony nods

Nominees for this year's Tony awards describe their range of emotions when they found out they were recognized for their work on Broadway.

9th Gawad Buhay nominations: Peta’s Francis M. musical leads with 13 nods

The industry's yearly awards happens on May 10 at the Theatre at Solaire.

WEEKEND GUIDE | May 5 to 7: Puppets, augmented reality, and that 70s musical

Be on fleek with the metro's many chill events for the next two days.

Lacson explains vote to reject Lopez: she’s passionate but unfit, unqualified

MANILA - Although passionate and enthusiastic, Gina Lopez was not fit for the job of being Environment Secretary, Sen. Panfilo Lacson said Thursday. Lacson, one...

There’s basis for voiding deal with NGCP, revoking franchise – Transco

The National Transmission Corp. (Transco), which owns the transmission facilities being operated by the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines, is insisting that the government has a basis for cancelling the concession agreement with NGCP, and even taking away the company's franchise altogether.
Mayor Estrada and Ramil Comendador

WATCH | When it rains, it pours. Bar-passing janitor gets warm felicitation from Mayor...

Manila Mayor and former president Joseph Estrada was in ebullient mood when he invited Ramil Comendador, the janitor in the Commission on Elections (Comelec)...
HOR plenary hall

Partylist coalition turns its back on impeachment moves

MANILA, Philippines - The Partylist Coalition at the House of Representatives, composed of 44 congressmen, said they would not be backing any moves to...

2017 MMFF welcomes both scripts and finished films as entries

A producer can either submit a screenplay in June or a movie in the can in October.

US researchers develop flexible, biodegradable semiconductor to reduce e-waste

US researchers have developed a flexible, organic and biodegradable semiconductor that can help to cut the mounting pile of global electronic waste, according to a paper published recently.

WATCH | Gigantic X-ray ‘Tsunami’ found in Perseus galaxy cluster: NASA

An international team of scientists has found a gigantic X-ray "Tsunami" rolling through the Perseus galaxy cluster, a new study indicates.

Tesla plugs older Model S as new buyers turn to Model 3

Electric-car maker Tesla Inc reported first-quarter revenue that more than doubled, downplayed the mass-market vehicle Model 3 to give a sales pitch for its more expensive Model S.

Faurecia, ZF partner to develop ‘cockpit of the future’ for self-driving cars

French car parts supplier Faurecia said it signed a partnership agreement with German company ZF to develop interior and safety technologies for self-driving cars, dubbing it the "cockpit of the future".

MPIC looking to grow logistics business as Q1 core profit grows 14%

Metro Pacific Investments Corporation's core profit grew 14 percent to P3.1 billion in the first quarter of 2017 due to the strong showing of its power, toll road and hospital businesses. It is looking to grow the revenue share from its logistics business, the newest investment of the holding firm.

Palace names commissioner Non as OIC of ERC

MANILA - Following the suspension of Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) chair Jose Vicente Salazar, Malacañang on Thursday designated Commissioner Alfredo J. Non as Officer-in-Charge...