Butuanons gear up for 'Kahimunan' Festival

Manila, Jan. 17 -- Butuanons, including tourists, balikbayans and guests are excited to witness the 2019 "Kahimunan" Festival, an annual ethnic event to be held at Barangay Libertad this city. The "K... Read More

DOH urges community effort to combat rising dengue cases

Manila, Jan. 17 -- Health authorities in Northeastern Mindanao or Caraga region have urged the communities, particularly barangay officials here to help combat the rising dengue cases in the region. A... Read More

BI nabbed 257 alien fugitives in 2018

Manila, Jan. 17 -- The Bureau of Immigration (BI) announced Thursday that a total of 257 foreign criminals who hid in the Philippines to evade criminal prosecution or service of sentence in their coun... Read More

Palace declares holiday in certain Mindanao areas for Jan. 21 plebiscite

Manila, Jan. 17 -- Malacanang has declared January 21, 2019 a special non-working holiday in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), Isabela City, and Cotabato City for the holding of a plebi... Read More

Best is yet to come for PH in its bid to become an upper-middle income country - Palace

Manila, Jan. 17 -- The best is yet to come as the Philippines moves towards becoming an upper-middle income country this year, Malacanang declared Thursday. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo has... Read More

Miley Cyrus, Liam Hemsworth expecting first child: reports

Manila, Jan. 17 -- Newlyweds Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth are reportedly expecting their first child. A source told magazine OK! Australia that the couple, who secretly tied the knot on December 23... Read More

Bishop tells Sto. Nino devotees: 'Make discipline a part of your devotion'

Manila, Jan. 17 -- A Catholic Church leader has called on devotees of the Santo Nino whose feast will be marked this Sunday, January 20, "to make discipline a part of their devotion for a more peacefu... Read More

Gov't urged to assist Hanjin's 3,800 displaced workers

Manila, Jan. 17 -- The Senate economic affairs committee asked Thursday the Duterte administration to immediately extend economic and livelihood assistance to the 3,800 employees of Hanjin Heavy Indus... Read More

QC execs call for random inspection, calibration of fuel pumps

Manila, Jan. 17 -- Several Quezon City councilors have asked local and other concerned agencies to conduct strict random inspections of fuel pumps of service stations in the city to avoid short-changi... Read More

Why CES Matters

Manila, Jan. 17 -- For more than 50 years since its first inception in 1967, Consumer Electronic Show or more popularly known as simply CES, has been in the forefront and venue for innovators and entr... Read More