Awkwafina to star in ‘The Last Adventure of Constance Verity’

The novel "The Last Adventure of Constance Verity" written by A. Lee Martinez was adapted for film by John Raffo ("The Relic") for Legendary. The fantasy adventure follows Constance Verity who has been battling the forces of the supernatural and trying to keep the world safe from disaster all her life. Now she wants a break in order to live a normal life with an ordinary job, friends and romance. But that is easier said than done when you are the chosen one. Awkwafina ("Crazy Rich Asians", "The Farewell") will play Constance. Jon Shestack ("Air Force One", "Ghosts of Girlfriends Past") will produce, while Jon Silk is to oversee production with Jay Ashenfelter on behal...

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Regine Velasquez Gladly Accepts “Sampal” From Dimples Romana
Regine Velasquez received a “sampal” from Dimples Romana Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez gladly accepted a “sampal” from Kadenang Ginto actress Dimples Romana in front of many people. The said incident happened during the 12th Gabay Guro Grand Gathering at the SM Mall of Asia Arena on September 22. Dimples was one of the hosts of […] The post Regine Velasquez Gladly Accepts “Sampal” From Dimples Romana appeared first on Philippine News.
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Gov’t officials’ absence at hearing on easing foreign investment rules piques Imee
MANILA, Philippines --- The chair of the Senate economic affairs committee expressed dismay at the absence of officials of several government agencies at a hearing on a bill that would allow foreigners to practice their professions in the Philippines and foreign companies with as little as $100,000 in paid-up capital to operate in the country. Sen. Imee Marcos said the absence of officials, whose inputs were needed in crafting the proposed amendments to the Foreign Investment Act, was a blow to the Senate's bid to beat a "deadly deadline." Absent at the hearing on Monday, Sept. 23, were representatives from the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI). Marcos said the DTI "promise...Keep on reading: Gov’t officials’ absence at hearing on easing foreign investment rules piques Imee
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BSP, Poe: Transaction fees should be displayed at ATMs
MANILA, Philippines --- The Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) and Sen. Grace Poe want the mandatory display of transaction fees of automated teller machines (ATM). "What we are pushing is market-based competition wherein pricing is displayed, and depositors are well-informed," Vicente de Villa III, managing director of Financial Technology Subsector of the BSP, told the Senate Committee on Banks, Financial Institutions and Currencies on Monday. Poe, committee chair, agreed, telling reporters after that hearing saying that the transaction fees should be displayed. This would allow people to quickly decide whether to get in line, which is usually long in malls, to do their transa...Keep on reading: BSP, Poe: Transaction fees should be displayed at ATMs
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Lacson quizzes DPWH on unrecouped payments, overlaps in infra projects
MANILA, Philippines --- Senator Panfilo Lacson on Monday questioned the Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) on its unrecouped advance payments to erring contractors and "overlaps" in infrastructure projects. During the Senate budget hearing on DPWH's 2020 budget, Lacson pointed out the unrecouped advance payments to erring contractors amounting to P3.046 billion, as per the 2018 Commission on Audit (COA) report. "What are the actions taken by DPWH to address this problem? 'Yung P3 billion, under a P4.1-trillion budget, maliit lang pakinggan pero malaki rin 'yan (The P3 billion, under a P4.1-trillion budget, would seem small but it's still big)," Lacson said. DPWH Secr...Keep on reading: Lacson quizzes DPWH on unrecouped payments, overlaps in infra projects
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Joaquin Phoenix to star in upcoming Mike Mills film
Joaquin Phoenix will be appearing in a new film helmed by Mike Mills, who directed Annette Bening and Elle Fanning in the 2016 drama "20th Century Women". The new project, which should be produced by A24, is in the final stages of negotiations, Variety reports. The movies' title and plot have not yet been revealed, but production is said to begin this fall season. A24, which recently distributed Lulu Wang's "The Farewell" and Ari Aster's "Midsommar", has a busy release schedule from now until the end of the year, including Robert Eggers' "The Lighthouse", the Safdie brothers' "Uncut Gems" and Trey Edward Shults' "Waves". Phoenix recently appeared in Todd Phillips' drama "Jok...Keep on reading: Joaquin Phoenix to star in upcoming Mike Mills film
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Baseballs, gloves, bats to head to Nicaragua
ABERDEEN, S.D. --- Around 22,000 pounds of wood, metal, leather and cork will make its way south this fall. It's a migration of care and the love of baseball. Local Evangelical Lutheran Church in America parishes have been collecting baseballs, softballs and all the ancillary equipment for the sports to send to Nicaragua. The project was born in Flandreau with Craig and Joan Severtson. The equipment drive is part of an effort calledHelping Kids Round First. The couple started the donation drives around 2009. In 2013, the mission was established as a formal nonprofit that now runs with the help of hundreds of people, Craig Severtson told theAberdeen Newsby phone. The donations will ...Keep on reading: Baseballs, gloves, bats to head to Nicaragua
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Amid unsolved killings of lawyers, attack on another in Capiz shows boundless impunity
ILOILO CITY---The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) condemned yet another attack on a lawyer, Criselda Azarcon-Heredia, even as previous killings of lawyers remained unsolved. Heredia, who is based in Roxas City, was driving her car when gunmen opened fire at the vehicle. Heredia had been branded as a communist in a practice now known as Red-tagging being blamed on the government. READ: Red-tagged rights lawyer thwarts armed attack Although Heredia was unharmed in the attack, it was "another detestable act which has no place in a democratic society," said a statement of IBP Capiz. "The legal profession calls upon its members to continue to be vigilant and to pray fo...Keep on reading: Amid unsolved killings of lawyers, attack on another in Capiz shows boundless impunity
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Prevalence of drug trade, killings top reasons for drug war dissatisfaction — poll
A number of Filipinos are still wary of the prevalence of the drug trade and drug suspects amid the government's so-called war on drugs, according to the latest Social Weather Station survey.
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Isko Moreno eyes liability vs budget hotel, demolition contractor
  MANILA, Philippine --- The local government of Manila is looking into the possible liability of Sogo hotel in Malate, which collapsed and killed two construction workers on Monday.   Manila Mayor Isko Moreno also said he would task the city engineering to probe if the demolition contractor may also be held responsible for the deadly incident.   "For the meantime, we don't want to accuse anybody until may makita kaming pagkukulang sa part ng Sogo marahil, or contractor ng demolition marahil. But the documents are with the city engineering already and nirerebisa na kanina pang umaga," Moreno said in an interview.   (For the meantime, we don't ...Keep on reading: Isko Moreno eyes liability vs budget hotel, demolition contractor
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Isko calls for abolition of Manila's tricycle regulatory body
Manila Mayor Isko Moreno asked to abolish the Manila Tricycle Regulatory Office due to alleged corruption.
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Reply to UN by Duterte administration: No rights violations in PH, Reds to blame
MANILA, Philippines --- The administration of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte denied allegations of human rights violations and was instead "enabling" rights protection, according to a report by the United Nations secretary general, Antonio Guterres, to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC). Guterres, in the report, said the Philippine government had submitted a response to accusations it was abetting attacks on human rights workers and groups as alleged in the UNHRC. The Philippine response was given on June 21, 2019 yet. The UNHRC had adopted a resolution, approved by a narrow vote, last July 11 calling for an international investigation of alleged escalation of human right...Keep on reading: Reply to UN by Duterte administration: No rights violations in PH, Reds to blame
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Panelo says PMA officials should resign if they can't stop hazing
Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the hazing incident in the academy reflected weak leadership.
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Partner hopes Eddie Garcia’s death will keep showbiz workers safe
MANILA, Philippines --- The death of Eddie Garcia will not be in vain if it will prevent further threats to television and movie workers, the late veteran actor's long-time partner Lilibeth Romero said Monday. "In his untimely demise on June 20, 2019, I'm here to straighten the cause of his death emanated from a fall that caused a severe cervical fracture, and by doing so, make the whole Philippines understand that Eddie Garcia's death will not be sacrificed in vain," Romero told a Senate panel hearing on occupational safety and health standards. "If it takes his untimely death to prevent future threats to actors, stuntmen and others inside the various production sets of television...Keep on reading: Partner hopes Eddie Garcia’s death will keep showbiz workers safe
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Sleep-deprived 6-year-old girl arrested for tantrum in school
A 6-year-old girl was arrested for throwing a tantrum, caused by lack of sleep due to her sleeping disorder, last Thursday, Sept. 19. The arrest followed when Kaia Rolle lashed out in her class in Lucious and Emma Nixon Academy in Florida, United States, as per CBS-affiliate WKMG-TV last Friday, Sept. 20. Rolle had to be sent to the school's office, where a staff member reportedly grabbed her wrists to calm her down. This prompted the child to act out anew, her grandmother Meralyn Kirkland said in an interview with the news outlet. Kirkland explained that her granddaughter was throwing a fit due to lack of sleep caused by sleep apnea. It is a disease that interrupts sleep by sto...Keep on reading: Sleep-deprived 6-year-old girl arrested for tantrum in school
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Reunited at Quezon police station: Activist daughter too weak to recognize pa
MANILA, Philippines --- A day after his going back and forth a military camp yielded nothing, he finally found his daughter at a police station in Quezon. But she -- all too exhausted and apparently starving -- failed to recognize him right away.   Arnulfo Pacalda went to the Supreme Court and filed a petition for habeas corpus, praying for the immediate release of his daughter, Alexandrea, a student-activist who allegedly admitted being a member of the New People's Army (NPA), the armed wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines.   "Nung nakita ko po s'ya sa General Luna [Police Station] lupaypay po 'yung anak ko. Parang hindi po nakatulog, parang nanlambot po ...Keep on reading: Reunited at Quezon police station: Activist daughter too weak to recognize pa
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FlipTop rapper Loonie tests positive for marijuana use
MANILA, Philippines --- FlipTop rapper Loonie, who was recently arrested in a drug buy-bust operation in Makati City, tested positive for marijuana use, according to the initial laboratory report on his drug test. The document released to the media on Monday showed Marlon Peroramas, Loonie's real name, tested positive for TBH metabolites and negative for methamphetamine --- that is, crystal meth, locally known as shabu. THC, or tetrahydrocannabinol, is the chief intoxicant or the main active ingredient of marijuana. His companions David Rizon and Ivan Agustin yielded the same results, while Peroramas' younger sister Idyll Liza and a certain Albert Alvarez tested negative for both d...Keep on reading: FlipTop rapper Loonie tests positive for marijuana use
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Philippine Navy hopes to get 16 more AAVs, 12 fast attack craft
MANILA, Philippines --- The Philippine Navy hopes to get additional amphibious assault vehicles (AAVs) and multi-purpose attack craft (MPAC) in a bid to further enhance its modernization efforts. Navy chief Vice Adm. Robert Empedrad said they would need 16 more AAVs as it aimed to acquire two more strategic sealift vessels in addition to its two existing units. https://twitter.com/fmangosinginq/status/1176025084672102400?s=21 The two landing platform docks have a budget of around P5-billion. Bidding for the project is scheduled for Tuesday in Camp Aguinaldo. "With the force mix of six AAVs per strategic sealift vessel, we need additional 16 AAVs since we will acquire two ...Keep on reading: Philippine Navy hopes to get 16 more AAVs, 12 fast attack craft
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Palace: Suspending talks on loans with nations backing UN drug war probe won't impact economy
Malacañang said the suspension would not affect loans or grants that are already being implemented.
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Tonga’s cancer beater gets his moment at Rugby World Cup
SAPPORO, Japan --- There were times not long ago when Nasi Manu was too sick and weak from the chemotherapy to walk up the steps at a stadium and watch a game of rugby. On Sunday, he played in a Rugby World Cup match. Manu got his moment off the bench in Tonga's opening game of the World Cup against England in Sapporo. Tonga lost 35-3 but got some inspiration by seeing the loose forward come off the bench to complete his recovery from testicular cancer that saw him undergo emergency surgery, months of chemotherapy and miss all international rugby last year and most of this season. It was Manu's first game back for Tonga since his cancer diagnosis andhis wife and two-year-old d...Keep on reading: Tonga’s cancer beater gets his moment at Rugby World Cup
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What we ought to know about Filipino Sign Language
[This is the first in a series of INQUIRER.net's special reports on the Philippine Deaf community and Filipino Sign Language.] On the International Day of Sign Languages, Sept. 23, we celebrate the Philippines' national sign language, Filipino Sign Language (FSL). Documentation of FSL dates back to 1604 in Leyte. Through the centuries, FSL has had outside influences, such as from American Sign Language (ASL). Nonetheless, it is a unique language that emerged from the Filipino Deaf community and is an integral part of its identity. To learn more about FSL, its origins and about the Deaf community, watch this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3yX4GN6wG0k&fbclid=IwAR0UQQQEU...Keep on reading: What we ought to know about Filipino Sign Language
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‘Drink up’—Tang urges Filipinos to stay fully hydrated even in rainy season
The Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) has officially declared the start of rainy season in the Philippines. During this time, rainfall and typhoons are expected to hit the country. Due to the sudden change of weather, diseases triggered or worsened by the cold weather may rise. While most Filipinos are prepared to combat common diseases such as cough and colds, some may overlook the issue on dehydration, which is still considered a risk even during this season. Dehydration occurs when theamount of fluids consumed is less than what the body needs to function properly. It is also during rainy season, when sweating caused by the humidi...Keep on reading: ‘Drink up’—Tang urges Filipinos to stay fully hydrated even in rainy season
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FIFA president: Racism in Italian stadiums ‘very serious’
PARMA, Italy --- FIFA president Gianni Infantino labeled the situation of racism inside Italian soccer stadiums "very serious" following the latest incident of offensive chants. A 2-2 draw between Atalanta and Fiorentina on Sunday was suspended briefly during the first half due to racist chants. The referee ordered a warning to be read over the stadium's loudspeaker after the chants were apparently made by Atalanta fans toward Fiorentina fullback Dalbert Henrique, a Brazilian player who is black. Toward the half-hour mark, Dalbert stopped and glared at the direction where the chants appeared to come from, and he then spoke to the referee. The address over the loudspeaker, warning t...Keep on reading: FIFA president: Racism in Italian stadiums ‘very serious’
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Federer, Zverev win as Europe retains Laver Cup title
GENEVA --- After Roger Federer secured a must-win victory for Team Europe, Alexander Zverev ensured the Laver Cup was retained Sunday in a title-deciding super-tiebreaker against Milos Raonic of Team World. Zverev fired a cross-court forehand winner to clinch a 6-4, 3-6, 10-4 victory in the decisive singles match and give the Europeans a 13-11 win in points. After Zverev fell to the ground in triumph, he disappeared from view under a pile of celebrating teammates including Federer, Rafael Nadal and their captain Bjorn Borg. Tennis great Rod Laver, for whom the event co-owned by Federer is named,presented the trophyto the Europeans, watched by the world team captained by John McEnroe...Keep on reading: Federer, Zverev win as Europe retains Laver Cup title
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Man City will soon score 10, says Watford’s Ben Foster
Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster says it is only a matter of time before Manchester City smash 10 goals in a match after being on the end of an 8-0 hammering. The Hornets felt the full force of the champions' attacking power on Saturday as they were dismantled at the Etihad Stadium, just four months after they were overpowered 6-0 in the FA Cup final. Pep Guardiola's men have also registered a 9-0 and two 7-0s in knockout action in 2019. "They will do it to somebody," Foster said. "There will be a nine or 10 out there soon. "As a goalie, coming here in the first place it's almost an achievement to keep it at one or two goals. At times, if they're on it, they are incredible. ...Keep on reading: Man City will soon score 10, says Watford’s Ben Foster
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Ex-printing exec, 5 others hurdle 1 of several graft raps
MANILA, Philippines -- Six former officials of the National Printing Office (NPO), including former acting director Emmanuel Andaya, have been acquitted of graft charges stemming from an anomalous procurement of printing services in 2011. The decision by the Sandiganbayan Fifth Division last August 30 said that the prosecution failed to present evidence showing Andaya, former NPO chief administrative officer Sylvia Banda, operations chiefs Josefina Samson and Antonio Sillona, budget officer Bernadette Lagumen and office assistant chief Ma. Gracia de Leon Enriquez, exercised bad faith when they recommended the services of JI Printers Inc. All six were members of NPO's Bids and Award...Keep on reading: Ex-printing exec, 5 others hurdle 1 of several graft raps
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Hogs in another Antipolo village positive for African swine fever
Another village in Antipolo City has been added to the list of areas affected by the African swine fever.
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Duterte to skip Japanese emperor's coronation ceremony
Presidential spokesperson Salvador Panelo said President Duterte might just send a representative to the event.
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Philippines, US hold joint air exercises
To enhance technical expertise in airborne operations, the Armed Forces launched exercises with their US counterparts.
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Room Assignment LET Board Exam September 2019 Elementary Level – Cebu
PRC Releases Room Assignment for the Takers of LET Board Exam September 2019 in Cebu (Elementary Level) ROOM ASSIGNMENT LET BOARD EXAM SEPTEMBER 2019 – The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) released the official room assignments for the takers of the licensure examination for teachers in Cebu (Elementary Level). One of the licensure exams that a […] The post Room Assignment LET Board Exam September 2019 Elementary Level – Cebu appeared first on Philippine News.
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Jose Rizal & Josephine Bracken: How Fate Brought Them Together?
How did fate brought Jose Rizal and Josephine Bracken together? JOSE RIZAL – This is how Jose Rizal and his dear and unhappy wife Josephine Bracken were brought together by fate only to be departed forever. “Josephine, Who to these shores came, Searching for a home a nest, Like the wandering swallows, If your fate […] The post Jose Rizal & Josephine Bracken: How Fate Brought Them Together? appeared first on Philippine News.
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Jinkee Pacquiao Shares Her Jet-Set Style Travels
Jinkee Pacquiao Shares Her Extravagant Jet-Set Style Travels With Pacman JINKEE PACQUIAO – Jinkee recently shared their jet-set style travels with husband Manny Pacquiao on her Instagram. Recently, Jinkee and Pacman have been busy traveling as seen on Jinkee’s Instagram profile. In a previous article, Pacman was spotted on Bacolod. Here we can clearly see […] The post Jinkee Pacquiao Shares Her Jet-Set Style Travels appeared first on Philippine News.
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Moira Dela Torre Admits She Hugs DLSU Team Captain by Mistake
Filipina Singer Moira Dela Torre Hugs DLSU Team Captain by Mistake The Pinay singer-songwriter Moira Dela Torre admitted that she once hugged DLSU Team Captain Andrei Caracut thinking it was her husband Jason Hernandez. The Filipina singer Moira Rachelle Bustamante Cruzado Dela Torre is one of the most popular singers in the Philippines. She rose […] The post Moira Dela Torre Admits She Hugs DLSU Team Captain by Mistake appeared first on Philippine News.
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10 Times Angkas' Served Up Some Attitude
The app-based motorcycle service has sass and we're here for it.
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Baron sees big things for PH volleyball after Thailand tilt
NAKHON RATCHASIMA, Thailand --- Things are looking up for Philippine volleyball and no one is as optimistic as Majoy Baron. The 24-year-old who just won the Best Middle Blocker award in the Asean Volleyball Grand Prix feels the team just took a big leap toward its goal to reclaim its lost glory. "I think it's possible because you see we only have a few days to train and we saw improvement in every game," said Baron, a former UAAP Most Valuable Player. "We got a lot of potential, but we need to establish foundation and a longer training time," said Baron, who averaged 4.6 kill blocks per game during the inaugural edition of the Asean GP. But longer time in training is not ...Keep on reading: Baron sees big things for PH volleyball after Thailand tilt
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Moderate to heavy rain showers in Metro, parts of Luzon — Pagasa
  MANILA, Philippines --- Moderate to heavy rain showers are expected over several areas in Luzon on Monday afternoon, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) said. In an advisory released 3:28 p.m., the state weather bureau said the rain showers will be accompanied by lightning and strong winds and may affect Metro Manila, Nueva Ecija, Zambales, Laguna and Batangas within the next two hours. Pagasa added that several areas in Bulacan, Rizal, and Quezon province are also experiencing the rain showers. "All are advised to take precautionary measures against the impacts associated with these hazards which include flash ...Keep on reading: Moderate to heavy rain showers in Metro, parts of Luzon — Pagasa
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‘Changing climate’: Good Shepherd’s ube jam sports new look amid purple yam shortage
The Good Shepherd congregation said it's now selling white ube jam as substitute to the famous purple-colored Baguio delicacy.
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AFP: 2 more PMA cadets in hospital due to ‘maltreatment’
Two more Philippine Military Academy cadets are confined in a hospital after suffering from suspected “maltreatment.”
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Alex Gonzaga Attempted Reaching Out To The Pregnant Passenger
Alex Gonzaga Reaches Out To Pregnant Passenger Claiming She Cut The Line ALEX GONZAGA – The Kapamilya actress talked the recent incident which involved a pregnant passenger. On a recent Interview with Pep, she said that there was no “up-rising” that happened in the incident. She added that it was right then and their that […] The post Alex Gonzaga Attempted Reaching Out To The Pregnant Passenger appeared first on Philippine News.
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Tim Cone named Gilas Pilipinas coach for SEA Games
MANILA, Philippines---Tim Cone, the most decorated tactician in the PBA, has accepted the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas' offer to be the head coach of the Philippine team in the Southeast Asian Games later this year, the federation announced on Monday. "I spoke to Tim Cone last Saturday and he expressed interested but wanted to finish his game last night and talk to his family first," SBP president Al Panlilio said in a statement. "Now I'm very happy to announce that coach Tim has officially accepted the role as head coach for Gilas Pilipinas Men in the upcoming SEA Games." Cone is set to reprise his role as shot-caller for the national team. His last stint was in the 1998 Asian G...Keep on reading: Tim Cone named Gilas Pilipinas coach for SEA Games
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2 dead after collapse of budget hotel in Malate
MANILA, Philippines -- Two were confirmed dead after a portion of a budget hotel collapsed on Monday morning. After nearly 6 hours since a Sogo branch in Malate, Manila collapsed, authorities finally recovered the body of Melo Ison. According to Manila Mayor Isko Moreno, rescuers managed to found the body of Ison around 3 p.m. "without pulse" beneath the debris. The body of Ison was immediately brought to Ospital ng Maynila following its recovery. Meanwhile, retrieval operations for Joromie Fabello, the other person that got trapped inside the collapsed building, is still ongoing. "Nalulungkot tayo sa ganitong uri ng aksidente but for now I think the least thing that w...Keep on reading: 2 dead after collapse of budget hotel in Malate
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Oro Plato Masa nationwide culinary competition
"To espouse a new culinary philosophy of progression that allows our student chefs to shine!" That is the aim of this CSR project initiated by Marissa Dames, the President & COO of DTC Promos Inc. which was launched on September 17, 2019 at the Golden Phoenix Hotel in Manila, the off icial hotel for the competition. Presented by SM Supermalls in cooperation with the Department of Education (DEP-ED), Department of Tourism (DOT) through its Tourism Promotions Board, Manila Bulletin, Metro Channel, Business Mirror, Unilever Food Solutions (UFS), LENOVO, and Masflex, the competition is open to all Filipino students who are at least 16 years old by September 1, 2019 and are currently e...Keep on reading: Oro Plato Masa nationwide culinary competition
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P100M per congressmen in 2020 budget ‘won’t sit well’ with senators — Lacson
MANILA, Philippines --- The reported P100-million allocation for each member of the House of Representatives under the proposed P4.1-trillion budget for 2020 "won't sit well" with senators, Senator Panfilo Lacson said Monday. Last week, Albay 2nd District Joey Salceda Joey Salceda revealed that each lawmaker at the House would receive at least P100 million in 2020 for their pet projects. READ: Salceda: Each congressman will receive P100M in 2020 budget Lacson raised concerns over the said allocation, saying that allocations for each district should not be equal as it should be "need-based" and "priority-based." "It won't sit well with us, sa akin particularly, because hindi d...Keep on reading: P100M per congressmen in 2020 budget ‘won’t sit well’ with senators — Lacson
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Julia Barretto “May Parinig” To Bea Alonzo In First Vlog?
Is this a “parinig” from Julia Barretto to Bea Alonzo? JULIA BARRETTO – The Kapamilya actress Julia Barretto is rumored to have this “parinig” to Bea Alonzo in her first ever video blog. ABS-CBN Ball 2019 just recently concluded and the preparations of these Kapamilya celebrities to the biggest event of the network is all […] The post Julia Barretto “May Parinig” To Bea Alonzo In First Vlog? appeared first on Philippine News.
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Tim Cone determined to help national team in SEA Games
MANILA, Philippines---Coach Tim Cone said he is well aware of the kind of role the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas offered him to coach the national team. That job, he said, is merely a stopgap measure for the Southeast Asian Games slated here by the end of the year. But the Grand Slam mentor and the winningest coach in the PBA doesn't mind going all the way with mentoring the Philippine quintet. "What a tremendous honor that would be," he told reporters on Sunday night. "I just want to focus on helping what I can, and what I can help in right now is just being the Southeast Asian Games coach," he said. The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas on Monday announced that Cone ...Keep on reading: Tim Cone determined to help national team in SEA Games
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Maris Racal’s underwater pictorial brings us back to a 2014 version by Lee Jong-Hyun
Maris Racal’s amazing “underwater” photoshoot impressed netizens The behind the scene image gave us a glimpse of an expectation versus reality example Lee Jong-hyun of CNBLUE did a same concept pictorial for South Korea Vogue [Read More]
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Is Heaven Peralejo Open To Getting Back Together w/ Jimuel Pacquiao?
Heaven Peralejo Asked on Possibility of Being in a Relationship w/ Jimuel Pacquiao Again HEAVEN PERALEJO – Former Pinoy Big Brother housemate and young actress Heaven Peralejo was asked on the possibility that she and Jimuel Pacquiao will get back together. One of the Filipino celebrities who experienced breakup from a relationship this year is […] The post Is Heaven Peralejo Open To Getting Back Together w/ Jimuel Pacquiao? appeared first on Philippine News.
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NBI ordered to probe death of PMA cadet Dormitorio
MANILA, Philippines -- Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra has ordered the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to conduct an investigation on the death of Philippine Military Academy (PMA) Cadet 4th Class Darwin Dormitorio. In a Department Order No. 503 issued Monday, Guevarra told NBI Director Dante Gierran to conduct a case build-up on the hazing of Dormitorio. "If evidence warrants, to file the appropriate charges against persons found responsible therefore," Guevarra said. Dormitorio died last Sept. 18 in Baguio City. /je RELATED STORIES: PMA cadet's death traced to hazing; corps indignant 3 in PMA fatal hazing held...Keep on reading: NBI ordered to probe death of PMA cadet Dormitorio
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