Manila Symphony Junior Orchestra bags top prize in Vienna

Manila Symphony Junior Orchestra in Vienna The 48-member Manila Symphony Junior Orchestra … the enormous chandeliers.” Los Angeles-based Filipino composer Alcala, whose piece “Dayo … to get access to...

New significant book about war-torn Philippines

… ,” a significant addition to the Philippine literature on World War II … first postliberation concert of the Manila Symphony Orchestra (which had lain … , in 1988...

US, NoKor meet to tackle return of soldiers’ remains

SEOUL (Reuters) – US and North Korean officials met on the inter-Korean border yesterday to discuss the return of the remains of US soldiers killed in the 1950-53 Korean...

Pacquiao posts first KO victory in 9 years

KUALA LUMPUR – The legend continues. Manny Pacquiao is back in busi­ness after stopping Argentine Lu­cas Matthysse in the seventh round to capture the World Boxing Asso­ciation (WBA) welterweight...

Baron Cohen pranks 2 more celeb politicians

Sacha Baron Cohen (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File) Some politicians are going through the several stages of panic associated with an interview with Sacha Baron Cohen: remorse, damage control,...

Duterte gives MP two thumbs up

… predominantly Filipino crowd chanted the name of President Duterte, who watched the Filipino … crowd hollered as the popular Philippine president came into full view with … late...

Mukhang adik ang BF ko

by Alex Calleja Ang column na ito ay ginawa para sa mga taong may suliranin sa buhay na gusto ng agarang solusyon! Walang maliit o malaking problema, lahat dito,...

‘Habagat’ still prevails

… to widespread monsoon rains. The Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services … showers and thunderstorms over Metro Manila, Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon … For more information the...

PBA: Kings take opener

Ginebra’s Justin Brownlee celebrates with teammate Jeff Chan (MB photo | Rio Leonelle Deluvio) by Jonas Terrado Game Today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 7 p.m. – Alaska vs San Miguel...

Jones Cup: Ateneo off to hot start

… Taipei City) 5 p.m. — Philippines vs South Korea Reigning UAAP … 12. (Jerome Lagunzad) The scores: Philippines 87 – Ravena 17, Kouame 15 … For more information...

Yvette Nicole Brown to host ‘Walking Dead’

Yvette Nicole Brown (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File) NEW YORK (AP) – Yvette Nicole Brown is filling in for Chris Hardwick as host of “The Walking Dead” and “Talking...

Survey: Filipinos want gov’t to act vs China intrusion

… conflict between the Philippines and China about the West Philippine Sea?” Five specific activities were pre­sented. Eighty-one percent of Filipinos … 81 percent of Filipinos aware of the...

4 in 5 Filipinos reject gov't inaction vs China moves – SWS

Most Filipinos also believe the Duterte administration should strengthen the Philippine military … BOOSTING TIES President Rodrigo Duterte shakes hands with President Xi Jinping during … . Malacañang file...

Manila boosting external defence capabilities

Manila: Despite seemingly improving ties with China, the Philippines is bolstering its … Philippine leader continues with a legacy left behind by his predecessor, President … closer relationship with...

US suspect in $6m fraud arrested in Philippines

Manila: An American telemarketer wanted in … Gonzales was initially arrested by Philippine authorities for domestic violence, but … to have been appearing in Philippine television and film playing...

Philippines gives former rebels houses

… therapy, among other vocations Manila: The Philippine government has handed over houses … . However in April 10, 2018, President Rodrigo Duterte provided an upgrade … of the...

‘I’m not done yet,’ says Pacquiao

KUALA LUMPUR – Manny Pac­quiao swore Sunday that he feels young again. After battering Lucas Matthys­se of Argentina to win the World Boxing Association (WBA) welter­weight crown, Pacquiao expressed...

Kim marks 25th bday with 64

Michael Kim (Stacy Revere / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / AFP) LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Michael Kim celebrated his 25th birthday with a seven-under par 64 in the third...

Trump plays golf before Putin meeting

PRESIDENT Donald Trump waves to protesters while playing golf at Turnberry Golf Club in Scotland. (AP) TURNBERRY, Scotland (AP) – Two days before a high-stakes summit with Russian President...

Singer Shakira returns to Lebanon, land of ancestors

Colombian singer Shakira (ANWAR AMRO / AFP) BCHARRE, Lebanon (Reuters) – Shakira performed at the ancient cedars of Lebanon on Friday in a mountaintop concert in the land of...