• It’s been seven years, but I’m back into diving – and it feels so good

    Many of us have dreams of flying. But where most people have turned to the skies, I prefer to do my flying underwater. While the thought of flight and water may sound completely opposite, for those ...

  • Cliff-diving in Canibad

    Cliff diving is something that I will never do. But my sister would. In fact, she just did, in Canibad at Barangay Andananao, Island Garden City of Samal. As proof, here’s a video of her taking ...

  • Globe and Mabuhay Miles give free sims to PAL passengers

    The International Business Group of Globe Telecom has partnered with Mabuhay Miles to make it easier for balikbayans, OFWs, and travelers to get in touch with their loved ones when they reach the Philippines via free ...

  • How to get the best travel deals for your next dream getaway

    Kick-start 2017 with wonderful travels to inspiring destinations. Now on its fourth year of partnership since 2013, Globe Platinum and Singapore Airlines bring the Singapore Airlines Showcase and Travel Fair to Manila from January 20 to ...

Mindanao Martial Law: TIME TO BITE THE BULLET AND CLEAN UP THE MESS

The declaration of Martial Law in the whole of Mindanao is a political issue which certainly has nothing to do with my job as Secretary of Agriculture. As a son of Mindanao, however, I believe I ...

HUNGARY OFFERS €530-M FUND TO STRENGTHEN TIES WITH PH

Budapest, Hungary – The government of Hungary has offered a €530-million credit facility, including a €20-million grant for the conduct of a study on how to clean-up Laguna Lake and the Manila Bay, as this country ...

Weather Forecast 1pm May 15 until 1pm May 16, 2017

There is no major weather system expected to affect the country within the next 24 hours, therefore, THE REST OF THE PHILIPPINES will continue to be sunny and hot with partly to mostly cloudy periods and ...

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RUSSIA, PH SIGN AGREEMENTS ON AGRI, DEFENSE, INVESTMENTS

Newly-appointed Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano and four other department secretaries, including myself, signed agreements which would strengthen the relations between the Russian Federation and the Philippines in the areas of defence and security, agriculture and fisheries, ...
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Duterte hands Congress martial law report

DAVAO CITY, May 25, 2017 — President Rodrigo Duterte has submitted his report on the declaration of martial law and the suspension of the privilege of the writ of habeas corpus in Mindanao. The Presidential Communications Office released ...
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Inday Sara to Raissa Robles: “HANGGANG TWITTER KA LANG”

In yet another lame attempt to stay relevant, Raissa Robles took a jab at Mayor Inday Sara Duterte by calling the latter out on the guidelines for Davao City’s “hold and secure” situation. In a tweet, the pompous ...
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Days after martial law: Cabinet meets

DAVAO CITY, May 25, 2017 — President Rodrigo Duterte has convened a special cabinet meeting held at the Department of Public Works and Highways Presidential Guest House in Panacan, Davao City. Duterte convened a special cabinet meeting after ...
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House receives copy of martial law declaration

  MANILA, May 25, 2017 — The office of Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has officially received from Malacañang a copy of Duterte’s Proclamation No. 216, declaring a state of martial law and suspending the privilege of the writ of ...
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Sports

Happy birthday Butch!

Chito Fuentes 11 days ago
One man whose contributions to the Duterte presidential campaign is oftentimes overlooked is William Ramirez. A teacher, sportsman and leader, Ramirez evaded ...

Travel

It’s been seven years, but I’m back into diving – and it feels so good

Carlos Munda 13 days ago
Many of us have dreams of flying. But where most people have turned to the skies, I prefer to do my flying ...

Food

Kaizen Davao: Japanese street dining

Ferina Santos April 11, 2017
I’ve been so intrigued about why people actually line up and wait to be seated in Kaizen. It took me quite a ...