Elon Musk

Elon Musk ordered to testify again in US SEC probe of Twitter takeover

SAN FRANCISCO — A federal court ordered on Tuesday that Elon Musk must testify again in the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's investigation into his...

Comelec faces backlash for suggesting voters check candidate qualifications

The role of the Commission on Elections was questioned by Filipinos after it urged voters to do a deep dive on electoral candidates amid...
JFF 2024

Rundown: Japanese Film Fest 2024 movies you can stream for free

Cinephiles and lovers of Japanese culture can start binge-watching movies for this year's edition of the famous Japanese Film Festival next month. Organizers of the...
Atin Ito Coalition

CBCP head seeks peaceful solution to WPS dispute

A civilian-led supply mission to the West Philippine Sea has received backing from the head of Catholic bishops’ leadership, who urged a peaceful resolution...
King Charles portrait

King Charles unveils his first portrait since coronation

LONDON — Britain's King Charles on Tuesday unveiled the first official portrait of himself since his coronation last May. The portrait by artist Jonathan Yeo depicts...
Philippine peso bills

BSP says its less hawkish stance may put pressure on peso

(Updated, 11:29 a.m.)  MANILA — The Philippine central bank's less hawkish stance may put pressure on the peso but that has not happened yet, its...

Video edit showing print ads featuring Maja Salvador amuses netizens

A video posted by a TikTok user amused Filipinos for featuring several print advertisements of a hair product which was endorsed by actress Maja...
R'Bonney Gabriel

‘Are you on OnlyFans?’: R’Bonney Gabriel shares encounter while in BGC

Miss Universe 2022 R'Bonney Gabriel shared that she was approached by someone in the Bonifacio Global City who asked if she was on the...
Anwar Ibrahim

Meta restores Facebook posts by Malaysian media on PM Anwar’s meeting with Hamas

KUALA LUMPUR — Meta Platforms has restored Facebook posts by Malaysian media covering Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim's meeting this week with a Hamas leader, saying...

Philippine group calls civilian mission in South China Sea a ‘major victory’

MANILA — A Philippine group leading a civilian supply mission in the South China Sea delivered food and fuel to Filipino fishermen despite being shadowed...
Electric Vehicle

Philippines extends zero tariff policy on electric vehicles, parts until 2028

MANILA — The Philippines has extended its no-tariff policy on electric vehicles and parts through 2028 in a bid to wean the country away...
Hacker

Chinese nationalist groups are launching cyber-attacks – often against the wishes of the government

The UK’s national security agency, MI5, warned in April that British universities participating in military research are targets for cyber-attacks by foreign states. More...
Panatag Shoal

‘Salamat sa katapangan’: Civilian-led coalition heading to Panatag Shoal for resupply mission lauded

"Salamat sa katapangan." Online Filipinos saluted the civilian convoy who sailed near Panatag Shoal (Scarborough Shoal) to deliver supplies to fishermen who ventured into the...

Taylor Swift has got the 1830s all wrong

Taylor Swift has become incredibly popular as a documenter of her dating history. But in her new album, The Tortured Poet’s Department, she tries...
MRT-3 yellow markings

‘Pumila nang maayos’: MRT-3 management reminds commuters of train etiquette

The management of the Metro Rail Transit-Line 3 (MRT-3) reminded commuters about etiquette on the station platform to ensure order and safety in riding...