Raptors, Blazers make it

May 13, 2019
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Kawhi Leonard bounced in the game-winning shot at the buzzer as the Toronto Raptors advanced to the Eastern Conference finals with a 92-90 win over the visiting Philadelphia 76ers in a heart-stopping game seven on Sunday.

Ken, Rita team up anew for special concert

May 02, 2019
FOLLOWING the success of the top-rating Kapuso Afternoon Prime series My Special Tatay, the well-loved pair of Ken Chan and Rita Daniela reunite on the concert stage for the “My Special Love”- #BoBreyinCONCERT”on May 11, 7p.m. at the Music Museum.

Get high in Hennan

March 08, 2019
Longmen Grottoes, a large museum of stone sculpture, is one of the sites travelers visit in Henan. It is located at the foot of Yique Mountain. It is the third cluster of cave temples commissioned by the imperial court. The carving began in North Wei dynasty, went through East and West Wei Dynasties, dynasties of North, North Zhou, Sui, Tang and Five Dynasties Period, which lasted for over 400 years.

What’s all the B about Beijing?

March 08, 2019
Airport serves as the main hub for Air China, China Southern Airlines, Hainan Airlines and China Eastern Airlines. There are several options in travelling from the airport to the city center. One can either take the subway, taxis or Bus. From Beijing, it is easy to travel by plane or bullet train to other major China destinations.

Wondrous Western Japan

March 08, 2019
The selected media group was given a passing yet exhaustive glimpse of Western Japan, particularly the less-explored western frontier. The group toured four prefectures: the Tottori Prefecture, Shimane Prefecture, Hiroshima Prefecture, and Yamaguchi Prefecture.

National Commission for Culture and the Arts Opens Festive National Arts Month in Bago City

February 28, 2019
The theme this year “Ani ng Sining” (Harvest of the Arts) emphasizes the ample artistic activities in the country with Filipino artists and cultural workers’ passion. Along with celebrated stars Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach and actor/sportsman/painter Ian Veneracion, NCCA named KZ Tandingan as Music Ambassador to give a fresh and exceptional rendition of National Arts Month theme song, Ani ng Sining, composed and originally sang by Joey Ayala.

Aging 'suspects' stay in spotlight

December 26, 2018
PARIS (AFP) - Next Gen poster boy Alexander Zverev’s season-ending Tour Finals triumph served up a glimpse into the future of men’s tennis although 2018 remained a year dominated once more by the usual, yet aging, suspects as a revitalized Novak Djokovic returned to the peak of his powers.

The Leadership of Mayor Edna P. Sanchez

December 26, 2018
A typical “probinsiyana”, so to speak, one could hardly recognize this woman in a crowd – be it in a shopping mall or in a banquet. But unknown to many, this dainty, gentle and soft-spoken beauty, accented with an alluring smile, is the mayor of one of the most progressive towns and the country’s fourth richest municipality.

Mayor Roanna Dinglasan Conti Leads the Way for a Golden Anniversary Celebration of San Pascual, Batangas

December 13, 2018
The golden future of San Pascual, Batangas, is at hand. On the eve of its 50th founding anniversary as a full-fledged municipality in August 2019, San Pascual – the youngest among the province’s 31 towns – is gearing up to the status of an economic rising star with potential benefits to its 65,000 plus constituents. Thanks to the indefatigable leadership of the incumbent first-term mayor, Roanna Dinglasan Conti, the fundamental template of such holistic future has been cast through a big bundle of infrastructure projects – and attendant numerous public welfare programs – that are already benefiting more San Pascualeños than ever before.

The Woman Behind NouVelle Haute Couture Marianne Martin

December 13, 2018
Famed fashion designer Ianne Martin was born Marianne Martin on December 23, 1975, in Manila, Philippines. She is the youngest child and only daughter of a businessman, Eddie Martin and his wife, Jeng Martin. Marianne is known to her close friends and family as “Ianne”. Her mom and grandmother raised her, as her father was very active in the business during her childhood.