With Beyoncé’s foray into country music, the genre may finally break free from the...

On Super Bowl Sunday, Beyoncé released two country songs – “16 Carriages” and “Texas Hold ‘Em” — that elicited a mix of admiration and indignation. This...
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Singapore embraces AI to solve everyday problems

Singapore favors AI collaboration over regulation Teams up with tech companies to build, test AI tools Reliance on industry seen as a possible...
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From being stray to sibling: Jodi Sta. Maria shares Naia’s journey

From being a stray to a sibling. Actress Jodi Sta. Maria shared that the stray kitten she had rescued from the airport last year is...
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EU carbon border tax will do little to cut emissions, says ADB study

SINGAPORE — A European Union plan to impose tariffs on high-carbon imports could hurt developing countries in Asia but is unlikely to lead to big...
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Google to pause Gemini AI model’s image generation of people due to inaccuracies

Google is pausing its AI tool that creates images of people following inaccuracies in some historical depictions generated by the model, the latest hiccup...
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Pinoys flag Taylor Swift ‘Eras Tour’ Singapore ticket scammer

Just weeks ahead of global popstar Taylor Swift's "The Eras Tour" in Singapore, Filipinos were warned of an alleged scammer who tricked people into...

Philippines’ oldest bishop turns 94

Archbishop Emeritus Pedro Dean of Palo, the oldest Filipino bishop, celebrated his 94th birthday in Leyte province on Wednesday, Feb. 21. Archbishop Dean, born on...

Manila gov’t’s ‘no permit, no rally’ on EDSA People Power anniversary draws flak

Manila Mayor Honey Lacuna-Pangan said that the city government would implement a “no permit, no rally” policy effective February 25, the anniversary of EDSA People...
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A new virus-like entity has just been discovered – ‘obelisks’ explained

Biological entities called obelisks have been hiding – in large numbers – inside the human mouth and gut. These microscopic entities, which were recently...

Philippines takes cancer screening into the workplace

Detection rates are low, diagnosis is slow State asks private sector to improve workers' health Some workplaces offer free HPV screenings for women ...

‘Inviting harm’: Public warned vs gluta drip after Mariel Padilla post

Is an intravenous (IV) glutathione worth taking? Gluta drip once again became a topic online after television host Mariel Padilla proudly shared of having a session...

Bishops join protest against Charter change

Some Catholic bishops accompanied protesters in Manila against the current attempts to tweak the Constitution. Bishop Jose Colin Bagaforo of Caritas Philippines said they are...

Screen time can seriously harm your eyes: Here’s how to avoid it

Every day, more and more patients are seeking medical attention after spending long days in front of computer screens. The most common symptoms include...

Pope Francis names new Caceres archbishop

Pope Francis on Thursday appointed Bishop Rex Andrew Alarcon as the new archbishop of Caceres, his home archdiocese. Alarcon, currently serving as the bishop of...

‘Rust’ armorer called ‘sloppy,’ defense says she’s a scapegoat

SANTA FE, New Mexico — A New Mexico prosecutor on Thursday held the chief weapons handler for "Rust" Hannah Gutierrez responsible for the 2021 fatal shooting...