Carpio to be busy after retirement

October 18, 2019
“I will continue with my research. I will continue to write. I will continue to lecture all over the country and also abroad if I get invited. I have several invitations to talk about the West Philippine Sea in Japan and in the US. I have friends researching on the same subject, who are also interested in the same subject and we agree to meet regularly and see how we should proceed from there,” Carpio said in a chance interview.

Bong Go leads opening of 45th Malasakit Center

October 18, 2019
He said that the Malasakit Center is a one-stop shop that aims to help Filipinos acquire more accessibly financial medical assistance. It also aims to make the process simpler for Filipinos to seek assistance from the different government agencies, such as the Department of Health (DOH), Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), PhilHealth and the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO).

505 OFWs diagnosed with HIV in 2019

October 18, 2019
AT LEAST 505 overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) were diagnosed human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-positive from January to June this year, up 12 percent from the 451 discovered in the same period in 2018, the ACTS-OFW Coalition of Organizations said yesterday.

The Barrettos scandal: Marjorie’s version

October 18, 2019
THE news about the Barretto sisters fighting right in the wake of their own father is exactly the type of fodder readers of gossip columns feast on. They feel horrified that such a thing happened at a time when everyone should all be grieving together as a family. Of course, it's only to be expected that readers now eagerly await the latest developments in the incident.

Sunshine reiterates her hate for mistresses

October 18, 2019
SUNSHINE Dizon became the queen of GMA-7’s Afternoon Prime for “Ika-6 na Utos” which ran for one year after “Eat Bulaga”. She’s now back on that time slot, Monday to Saturday, in the Kapuso network’s newest dramatic thunderbolt, “Magkaagaw”. In ‘Ika-6 na Utos’, she was the legal wife of Gabby Concepcion. Now in “Magkaagaw”, she plays the “kabit” or other woman of Alfred Vargas. Doesn’t she hate “kabits” because of her own experience in real life? How come she’s now playing the role of a “kabit”?

Dennis returns to Star Cinema in a horror movie

October 18, 2019
DENNIS Trillo is happy to be given the opportunity to work with Star CInema once again in the special Halloween presentation, “Hellcome Home”, which opens in theaters on October 30. “My last project with them was ‘You’re Still the One’, a co-production with Regal, and that was four years ago pa so it’s nice to work with them again in ‘Hellcome Home’,” he says. “It’s always nice to get the chance to work with new people, new co-stars like Alyssa Muhlach, Beauty Gonzales and Raymond Bagatsing, and a new director na ngayon ko rin lang nakatrabaho, si Direk Bobby Bonifacio.”

Laban kung laban on The Clash

October 18, 2019
AI AI Delas Alas as judge of “The Clash Season 2” says one can expect only the most intense singing battle on television this Saturday night. “After the completion of the Top 32 Clashers, we now enter the second round of the competition dubbed as Laban Kung Laban,” she adds. “Dito na talaga mattitira ang matibay at magaling.”