IN PHOTOS: Poblacion, Makati s Independence Day 2018 party

MANILA, Philippines – It may have been a rain-soaked Monday night, but Poblacion's nightlife district was bursting with life as people trooped to the area for Repoblacion ng Pilipinas, an Independence Day party. Don Pedro street, the spine of Poblacion's nightlife, was bedecked in all things Filipino: Philippine ........»»

Category: newsSource: rappler rapplerJun 12th, 2018

Hot Stuff: Manila s Newest Hotspot Poblacion, Makati Pulls Of An Epic Independence Day Party!

The first RePOBLACION Ng Pilipinas happened on the eve of Araw Ng Kalayaan—and we were there to witness it!.....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 13th, 2018

IN PHOTOS: Satchmi Vinyl Day 2018 salutes to a future of vinyl

MANILA, Philippines – Six years on, Satchmi’s Vinyl Day still attracts quite a lively and passionate crowd, if the venue’s elevated platform shaking was any indication. Held at Green Sun in Makati last Saturday, June 16, the 2018 edition featured an live act lineup of crowd favorites, and of course, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 19th, 2018

IN PHOTOS: Fisherfolk slam China on eve of Independence Day

MANILA, Philippines – Fisherfolk-members of activist group Akbayan trooped to the Chinese consulate in Makati City on Monday, June 11, to slam China's reported thievery and harassment of Filipinos in Panatag Shoal (Scarborough Shoal). Carrying fishing nets and fish-shaped protest signs, the protesters called on Filipinos to ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 11th, 2018

FlipTop – Grain Assault 9 Metro Manila – Manila Video FlipTop Metro Manila presents: Grain Assault 9, Anniversary Party @ B-Side, The Collective, Malugay Street, Makati City Metro Manila, Philippines. February 9, 2018. FlipTop Behind the Scenes. Songs used: Apoc – Rapper Ka Tatz Maven – 2 x 16 -GRAIN ASSAULT 9 MANILA- source link: FlipTop – Grain Assault 9 Metro Manila – Manila Video.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2018

IN PHOTOS: A first look at Art Fair Philippines 2018

MANILA, Philippines – The Art Fair Philippines 2018 is the biggest yet, taking over the entire carpark at The Link in Makati to showcase art in all its forms – from installations to sculptures to paintings and, for the first time this year, photographs.  That there is a lot to look ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Kitchen crackerjacks: 7 chefs to watch out for this 2018

Out of the thousands of chefs in Manila, we've picked seven who have projects this year that are bound to stir the local food scene. Be it a sous chef whose time is about to come, or one who is established in the industry, these names will be mentioned in countless conversations and headline many food news in 2018.   Nicco Santos Chef and owner, Hey Handsome and Your Local This guy will be busy this year. Apart from opening his new Asian restaurant Essential Goodness, on the rooftop of Lub D in Poblacion, Makati, Santos will be the opening act in 2018's Madrid Fusion Manila. He also has a bunch of chef collaborations lined up throughout the year, starting with Mrs...Keep on reading: Kitchen crackerjacks: 7 chefs to watch out for this 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

IN PHOTOS: Ruling PDP-Laban celebrates 36th anniversary

MANILA, Philippines – The ruling PDP-Laban celebrated its 36th anniversary at a posh Makati hotel on Tuesday, February 27. According to photo releases from the House of Representatives, the event was led by party president Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III, party secretary-general House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, and party vice chairman ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 27th, 2018

IN PHOTOS: Anne Curtis turns 33 with 90s-themed birthday party

MANILA, Philippines – Anne Curtis celebrated her 33rd birthday on Saturday, February 17, with family and friends at an events place in Makati City. The '90s-themed party saw movies, music, and elements from the era such as Clueless starring Alicia Silverstone, Backstreet Boys hits, Janet Jackson songs, and colorful outfits. Anne ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsFeb 19th, 2018

100-plus shows in 20 venues—art for all in Fringe Manila 2018

  The 2018 incarnation of Fringe Manila will be taking over Poblacion, the creative community in Makati City, with simultaneous shows on Feb. 7-25 in celebration of the National Arts Month. The multiplatform arts festival that originated from Edinburgh has been in Manila since 2015, serving up a dizzying array of shows covering dance, improv, burlesque, spoken word and theater in an open-access format. The shows this year will feature local and international artists from Canada, the United Kingdom, Singapore, France, Austria, Brazil, Japan, The Netherlands and the United States. Performances are uncurated, uncensored and mostly daring, festival director Andrei Nikolai P...Keep on reading: 100-plus shows in 20 venues—art for all in Fringe Manila 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2018

Makati clinches maiden franchise win in Datu Cup over Basilan

MANILA, Philippines – Down in the first half, the Makati Skyscrapers still managed to snatch their first win in the 2018 Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL) Datu Cup over the Basilan Steel, 77-65, on Tuesday, June 19 at the Baliuag Star Arena in Bulacan. Cedrick Ablaza connected an easy jumper ........»»

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Seismologists clarify Mexico soccer fans didn t cause quake

A reporter and fans are covered in foam during the celebration of Mexico's 2018 World Cup win over Germany at the Angel of Independence in Mexico City, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Mexico won it.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated News3 hr. 54 min. ago

Nude dancing leads to slammer

ROXAS City, Capiz – A drunken man was jailed after he refused to stop dancing while naked at the public plaza of Sigma, Capiz afternoon of June 18, 2018. Police later released Richard Dela Tina, 50, and of Barangay Poblacion Sur, Sigma, Capiz after he sobered up. Authorities claimed that Dela Tina began dancing in […] The post Nude dancing leads to slammer appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated News5 hr. 7 min. ago

479 near-hires in DOLE Independence Day Job Fair

About 479 applicants were considered "near-hires" during the Kalayaan 2018 Job and Business Fair in Tarlac City. (DOLE) CITY OF SAN FERNANDO, Pampanga, June 18 (PIA) -- About 479 applicants were consi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

No more third-party facilitator in peace talks with Reds – Palace

Published: 12:53 p.m., June 18, 2018 | Updated: 10:13 p.m., June 18, 2018 Malacaang no longer sees the need to have a third-party facilitator in the peace talks between the government and communist rebels. Presidential spokesperson Harry Roque made this statement as he confirmed that President Rorigo Duterte wanted the peace talks to be held in the Philippines instead of Norway, the third-party facilitator between the peace negotiations government and communists. "Hindi naman po kinakailangan pa na mangibang-bayan para makipag-usap para sa kapayapaan lamang dahil tayo naman pong lahat ay Pilipino," Roque said in a Palace briefing on Monday. Asked who would facilitate the pe...Keep on reading: No more third-party facilitator in peace talks with Reds – Palace.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

Military drive vs NPA behind cancellation of talks – CPP

MALAYBALAY CITY (MindaNews / 18 June) – President Duterte cancelled the scheduled resumption of peace negotiations with the National Democratic Front of the Philippines to allow the military to continue with its all-out offensive against the New People’s Army until the end of 2018, the Communist Party of the Philippines said on Sunday. “By calling […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

Nearly 4,500 jobs up for grabs in Independence Day fair

KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, June 11 (PIA) -- Job seekers have nearly 4,500 job vacancies to apply for in the 2018 Independence Day Trabaho, Negosyo at Kabuhayan Job and Business Fair in General Sa.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

PTV to Air Free Chinese Series, Docus Soon

The country’s flagship government television network PTV-4 is set to air free Chinese shows in August 2018, the Chinese Embassy in Manila announced following the formal launch of the “China TV Theatre” in Makati on Wednesday. Li Lingxiao, Press Attache of the embassy, told the Philippine News Agency that specific dates are still under negotiation but […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJun 16th, 2018

The week in photos: June 9-15, 2018


Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 16th, 2018

Rabid dogs go on biting spree

RABID dogs purportedly bit eight persons in New Lucena, Iloilo. Mayor Christian Sorongon said that on June 9, 2018, one rabid dog was seen fighting not less than 10 dogs in Barangay Poblacion area before attacking several individuals. But Sorongon clarified that the rabid dog is not from the town and its owner has yet […] The post Rabid dogs go on biting spree appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJun 15th, 2018

Leni Robredo’s salute in the rain on Independence Day gets cheers and jeers

Photos and videos of Vice President Leni Robredo saluting the Philippine flag under the rain during the Independence Day rites at Rizal Park spread online and got both cheers and jeers. Those who praised it described her as someone to emulate, particularly describing her “snappy salute” to the national flag. Others lauded the photo taken […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJun 14th, 2018