DOTr Stands Firm On Stiffer Penalties Vs. Traffic Violators

Imposing stiffer penalties against traffic violators would instill discipline to all road users and make roads safe, an official of the Department of Transportation (DOTr) said. “Stiff penalties are not meant to punish, but to exact compliance — to cultivate an atmosphere of discipline and concern for the welfare of all road users. Rules and regulations, after all, are designed to bring order to the community for the benefit of majority,” DOTr communications director Assistant Secretary Goddes Hope Libiran said in an interview with the Philippine News Agency (PNA) on Tuesday. The department made this reaction amid calls by Senator…

Spotlight

13th Mister International Introduces Official Candidates

The official candidates for the 13th Mister International pageant were presented to the media on February 16, 2019 at the Hotel Benilde Maison…

Transfer Funds In Minutes For Free To Over 30 Banks With GCash Fund Transfer

Just until recently, it was still true to say that doing fund transfers were simple in idea but relatively time-consuming to do and…

Luzon News

DOST, MMSU Partner To Empower IPs In Ilocos Norte

The Department of Science and Technology in Region 1 (DOST-1) or Ilocos Region and the state-run Mariano Marcos State University (MMSU) in Batac City, look…

Hundreds Hired, 2K Ex-Hanjin Workers Apply For BBB Jobs

Thousands of applicants got the opportunity to seek their next career, while hundreds were hired on the spot during the second "Build, Build, Build =…

Balanga Diocese Bans Campaign Posters In Church Grounds

The Diocese of Balanga is prohibiting the posting of campaign materials in the church premises. Bishop Ruperto Santos said he has issued a pastoral directive…

Sports News

Bataan Seals Top 4 Berth With Win At Biñan; Makati Zooms To 2nd

The Bataan Risers survived a gritty Biñan Heroes squad and prevailed, 77-70, in a pivotal MPBL Datu Cup game at the Alonte Sports…

Pacquiao’s Win Inspires Boxers Seeking Title Defense

The latest success of world champion Manny Pacquiao over Adrien Broner in their “Return to Vegas” title fight last Sunday provides inspiration to…

Local News

PRRD Can’t Hide Getting Medical Treatment Abroad: Palace

If President Rodrigo R. Duterte really received medical treatment in Hong Kong or anywhere abroad, it would be almost impossible…

Poe Won’t Make 2nd Presidential Bid In 2022

Senator Grace Poe on Monday said she will not mount a second bid for the presidency in 2022. Poe, who…

Sotto Calls For Revitalization Of PLLO

Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Monday, stressed the need to revitalize the Presidential Legislative Liaison Office (PLLO) following President…

World News

SCG Announces 2018 Operating Results

SCG's 2018 Operating Results showed consistent and robust growth in…

Polar Vortex Brings Extreme Cold Weather Into the US

Multiple cities in the United States experienced record-breaking winter temperatures…

Tech

5 Talk Of The Town Tech This 2019

It’s safe to say that in today’s age that people and technology mix well. Just imagine where we’d be without the internet in…

Messenger Can Now Undo Sent Messages

Is there any time you think of unsending the message you just sent accidentally? Well then, Facebook on Tuesday, February 5, just started…

PH Needs Better Cyber Defense

There is a pressing need to improve the country's cyber security, Department of National Defense (DND) Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said Monday. "Another concern…

Motoring

Gov’t To Launch PNR Clark Phase 1 Project On Feb. 15

Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade announced on Wednesday that they are set to launch the Tutuban to Malolos portion of the North-South Commuter Railway (NSCR) project…

Tandang Sora Flyover Closed Next Week For MRT-7 Construction

Motorists must brace for heavy traffic as the Tandang Sora flyover and intersection in Quezon City will be closed starting at 11 p.m. of Feb.…

More Free Bus Rides For PITX Commuters

Commuters using the Parañaque Integrated Terminal Exchange (PITX) may now be able to avail of more free bus rides in going to parts of Metro…

Entertainment

Jed Madela Soars High With “Superhero” Album

Multi-awarded recording artist Jed Madela has finally introduced his newest and much-awaited album "Superhero" under Star Music, now available on…

“Aquaman” Hits Major Milestone With $800 Million At The International Box Office

James Wan's DC Super Hero adventure continues to ride a huge wave of success and set records at international cinemas…

Women Characters Have Each Others’ Backs In “Escape Room”

Teamwork is very important in solving puzzles in escape rooms. In Columbia Pictures' new suspense thriller Escape Room, the only…

Travel

DreamPlay: A One-Of-A-Kind Experience For The Whole Family

DreamPlay by DreamWorks at City of Dreams Manila is a first-of-its-kind indoor, interactive play and creativity center. Built upon the…

Panagbenga Festival (Baguio Flower Festival)

One of the most popular festivals in the Philippines is the Panagbenga festival that is celebrated in Baguio City. The…

Visiting Mecca Now More Affordable: Palace

Malacañang on Wednesday urged Muslim Filipinos to avail of the improved services being offered by the National Commission on Muslim…

Drink & Dine

Embrace Your Love Affair With Food At Max’s Group Restaurants

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. What better way to celebrate than to eat to your heart’s content with…

Celebrate Love With Heart Shaped Cakes From Max’s Corner Bakery

If your idea of a perfect Valentine's Day comprises a special, delicious treat enjoyed with loved ones, then you're in…

7 Lucky Foods To Eat On A Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year 2019 is here and it is the most important holiday in all of the Chinese culture. The…

The Talk

10 Tearjerker Movies To Watch This Rainy Weekend

Everyone needs a break from time to time. Whether you are tired, stressed or just have to release all your…

10 Tips To Consider When Courting A Filipina

Have you ever been in love with a Filipina? Have you ever wished you had the guts to date one…

10 K-Pop Idols With The Loveliest Eye Smiles That Will Surely Snatch Your Heart

Korean pop culture had taken over many different parts of the world by storm, and fans couldn’t get enough of…

Trending

Special Things To Do With Bae This Valentines

It is the most romantic day of the year! This may be the perfect chance for you to freely express…

#SaIlalimNgPutingIlaw Belts Over The Net And It’s Hilarious!

What hilarity could Filipinos miss? We have been laughing at funny puns and the out of the context pictures with…