DOH Eastern Visayas Reports Rising Measles Cases

Measles cases in Eastern Visayas continue to surge as the outbreak has already killed 16 children while nearly 200 cases have been added in more than a week, the Department of Health (DOH) reported on Monday. Cases of this highly-contagious infection have been alarming in the region as the number of victims rose to 463 as of February 18 from 268 nine days ago. Since Jan. 1, the outbreak has claimed the lives of 16 children in the region. DOH Eastern Visayas regional information officer John Paul Roca said the number of victims has been rising every day as many…

Spotlight

The Rundown 2019: A Youth-Oriented Senatorial Elections Forum

With the 2019 senatorial elections coming up, there is much to say about the list of candidates and their qualifications. Above all, the…

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…

Visayas News

Large Fishes Thrive Near Gigantes Island

Large fishes have been spotted near the shore of Carles in Iloilo province's Gigantes Island based on testimonies of local fishers, as gathered by a…

Workers’ Groups Launch Manifesto Vs. Sugar Import Liberalization

3 labor groups launched a manifesto expressing their opposition to the liberalization of sugar imports, a proposal that has been met with protests by sugar…

Bago City Caters This Year’s Opening Celebration Of National Arts Month

Different artists across the Philippines are surely excited of what the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) has to offer this February 2019.…

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

Web, Mobile App Launches To Hasten Support Services To Farmers

The government has launched a web and mobile-based (Android) application meant to fast track interventions needed for farmers to be…

PNP To Remove Campaign Ads On Gov’t Property

Philippine National Police (PNP) Chief, Director General Oscar Albayalde, has ordered regional directors to remove campaign posters and advertisements from…

Duterte Urges Joint Efforts To End Piracy At Sea

President Rodrigo R. Duterte on Tuesday night called on members of the Brunei Darussalam-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East ASEAN Growth Area (BIMP-EAGA) to…

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

Shipping Firm Launches Sea Commuting Using Water Jeepney

Metro Cebu commuters may soon opt to escape the grueling road traffic by taking a catamaran or a sea jeepney in going to their destinations.…

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.…

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 Memorable Scenes From Pinoy Films That We Will Never Forget

Every movies we watch, there will surely be at least one scene that stayed in our heads that we can't…

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…

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…