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Category: newsSource: cnnphilippines cnnphilippinesAug 11th, 2018

Treat your skin gently at all times

  There is a portion in the childhood classic "Heidi" by Johanna Spyri where the child protagonist is told by her grandfather to wash up one morning before she can go up the mountains with her friend Peter. When she reappears, she has scrubbed her face, arms and neck clean that "as she stood there, she was as red all over as a lobster."   That squeaky clean feeling might seem like the ideal of cleanliness, but is actually proof that we've gone overboard. As Dr. Mara Huber, a and member of the Philippine Dermatological Society, pointed out recently, "Cleanser is the most damaging part of our regimen because of the surfactants (surface active agents) that don't diffe...Keep on reading: Treat your skin gently at all times.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 14th, 2018

DOJ wants state witness discharged from Espinosa drug case

The Department of Justice (DOJ) has asked the Manila Regional Trial Court to discharge Marcelo Adorco, former security escort and driver of self-confessed drug distributor Kerwin Espinosa as state witness. In a motion submitted on Monday to Manila RTC Branch 51, DOJ prosecutors said Adorco's testimony was "absolutely necessary as there is no other direct evidence available for the proper prosecution of the offense committed." Pending before Manila RTC Branch 51 are two counts of violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act, or Republic Act 9165, against Espinosa, Adorco,convicted drug lord Peter Co, witness Marcelo Adorco, Lovely Impal and Ruel Malindangan. According t...Keep on reading: DOJ wants state witness discharged from Espinosa drug case.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 11th, 2018

Locsin wants P7.5-B SEA Games budget out of DFA

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has requested the Senate Committee on Finance to transfer to another agency the P7.5-billion allocation for the country’s hosting of the SEA Games next year that was “mysteriously” lodged under the DFA by his predecessor, Alan Peter Cayetano. Locsin wants P7.5-B SEA Games budget out of DFA Source link: Locsin wants P7.5-B SEA Games budget out of DFA.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 10th, 2018

Locsin asks Senate panel to transfer to another agency P7.5-B allocation for hosting of SEA Games

Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. has requested the Senate committee on finance to transfer to another agency the P7.5 billion allocation for the country’s hosting of the Southeast Asian Games next year that was “mysteriously” lodged under the DFA by his predecessor, Alan Peter Cayetano. Locsin asks Senate panel to transfer to another agency… link: Locsin asks Senate panel to transfer to another agency P7.5-B allocation for hosting of SEA Games.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2018

Viggo Mortensen on gaining as much as 45 lbs for role in ‘Green Book’

LOS ANGELES---Viggo Mortensen is considered by some awards prognosticators as this season's best actor front-runner for his performance in director Peter Farrelly's "Green Book."   Viggo and Mahershala Ali (who is also regarded as a front-runner but in the best supporting actor category) are engrossing to watch as polar opposites thrown together in a car as they drive in the deep South for a concert tour.   "Green Book" is based on the true story of an African-American classical and jazz pianist Don Shirley (Mahershala) who hires a burly Italian-American bouncer from the Bronx, Frank Anthony "Tony Lip" Vallelonga, to be his driver and bodyguard.   Thi...Keep on reading: Viggo Mortensen on gaining as much as 45 lbs for role in ‘Green Book’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2018

Comment on Northrail dispute settled by PNR opens Malabon-Taguig line as part of extension project - Interaksyon

[…] dispute was only settled in 2017 after a signing agreement that was witnessed by then-Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter […].....»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsDec 6th, 2018

Duterte confers Order of Sikatuna to ex-DFA Secretary Cayetano

        President Rodrigo Duterte on Tuesday conferred the Order of Sikatuna with the rank of Datu to former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano.   In a statement by the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA), Cayetano was recognized "for his outstanding and dedicated service as Philippine Secretary of Foreign Affairs."   The President commended Cayetano for actively pursuing the country's independent foreign policy, which gave the country "significant gains in protecting our national territory and enjoying our sovereign rights."   Duterte also credited Cayetano for protecting and promoting the rights of Overseas...Keep on reading: Duterte confers Order of Sikatuna to ex-DFA Secretary Cayetano.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2018

Spider-Man is back on screen, but this time he’s black and Latino

LOS ANGELES, United States -- For what seems like the umpteenth time, Spider-Man is back on the big screen. But this year, when Hollywood is under the microscope on the hot-button issue of diversity, the superhero is half-black and half-Latino. Step aside, Peter Parker. There's a new Spidey in town. Hello, Miles Morales. Miles as Spidey is not new to comic book enthusiasts, but he is new to theater-goers, who earlier this year embraced the long-awaited arrival of the Marvel universe's first black hero, Black Panther, on the silver screen. "Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse," which hits US theaters on December 14, is a free-wheeling animated look at the multiple Spideys in...Keep on reading: Spider-Man is back on screen, but this time he’s black and Latino.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2018

Second largest Ebola outbreak

JOHANNESBURG — Congo’s deadly Ebola outbreak is now the second largest in history, behind the devastating West Africa outbreak that killed thousands a few years ago, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Thursday. WHO’s emergencies chief, Dr. Peter Salama, called it a “sad toll” as Congo’s health ministry announced the number of cases has reached […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsNov 30th, 2018

2019 SEA Games countdown begins

ANGELES CITY, Pampanga --- The one-year countdown for the country’s hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games began Friday night at the Bayanihan Park here. Sports officials from 11 countries in the region headed by Philippine Olympic Committee president Ricky Vargas, Philippine Sports Commission head Butch Ramirez and PHI SEA Games Organizing Committee chairman Alan Peter Cayetano spearheaded the colorful ceremony as they launched the countdown clock situated in the middle of the huge structure of the biennial meet’s official logo. The event also launched the official theme of the Games ‘We win as One’ with the hashtag #2019SEAGames. Delegates from the participating nations also checked the Games venues including the main hub New Clark City in Capas, Tarlac where the medal-rich sports athletics and swimming are to be held. “After the countdown clock we have 365 days to go so ang ating athletes ay train, train train. Ang atin pong SEA Games organizers ay build, build, build, and then tayo naman ang trabaho natin is to prepare, prepare, prepare. Medyo mahirap na trabaho pero exciting times for Philippine sports and our athletes,” said Cayetano. A total of 56 sports – the most in history - are to be played in the 30th edition of the Games. The country’s fourth hosting of the event since 1981, 1991 and in 2005, where the country became the overall champion.             --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @fromtheriles.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsNov 30th, 2018

UP graduate tops board exam for chemical engineers

A graduate from the University of the Philippines-Diliman emerged as the topnotcher among the 737 out of 1,043 who passed the Chemical Engineer Board Examination, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced on Wednesday. Peter Nicholas Onglao obtained a rating of 84.40 percent. Marcel Roy Domalanta from Saint Louis University was ranked second with a rating of 84.30 percent. Ernest Pahuyo Delmo from the University of the Philippines-Diliman placed third with a rating of 83.20 percent. The University of the Philippines-Diliman was also named the top performing school with a passing rate of 96.10 percent while the University of the Philippines-Los Baos was at second pla...Keep on reading: UP graduate tops board exam for chemical engineers.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

Beep Card Firm to Partner with Provincial Jeepney Groups

A private firm is eyeing to partner with jeepney cooperatives in the province of Bukidnon and the cities of Iloilo and Cebu for the installation of automated fare collection system on their jeepney units in support of the Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program (PUVMP) in the country. Peter Maher, president and chief executive officer of […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

Is a ‘To All The Boys I’ve Loved Before’ sequel in the works?

MANILA, Philippines — If you thought the Lara Jean and Peter Kavinsky on-screen love story was over, we’ve got a glimmer of hope for you: it may not be the end just yet. Various  media  outlets have reported that To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before may ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

CA panel OKs Locsin’s appointment as DFA chief

  Teddy Boy Locsin's appointment as Secretary of Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) has been recommended for confirmation by a panel of the Commission on Appointments (CA).   The recommendation of the CA's committee on foreign affairs will be transmitted to the plenary for either adoption or rejection.   Locsin replaced former DFA Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano who stepped down to seek a seat in the House of Representatives in the upcoming elections. /muf   READ: Teddy Boy Locsin accepts DFA post offer    ...Keep on reading: CA panel OKs Locsin’s appointment as DFA chief.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 28th, 2018

Cayetano on disqualification bid: It s pure political harassment | ABS-CBN News

Former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said Thursday the petition challenging his and his wife's 2019 congressional run was "political harassment" with no legal basis......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 22nd, 2018

PH has nothing to lose in joint exploration with China - Cayetano | ABS-CBN News

The Philippines will have everything to gain and nothing to lose in a joint exploration agreement with China, former Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsNov 22nd, 2018

What can bring Cayetano and Arroyo together? Xi Jinping

Chinese President Xi Jinping’s state visit saw several government officials leave the Shangri-La Hotel in high spirits, such that, not even former foreign affairs secretary Alan Peter Cayetano and House Speaker Gloria Macapagal Arroyo could resist a friendly chat, despite their contentious relationship. Arroyo had met with Xi Wednesday morning, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 21st, 2018

Pope: The din of ‘ever more rich’ drown out cries of poor

VATICAN CITY --- Pope Francis is praying with thousands of poor people in the splendor of St. Peter's Basilica and decrying that the "few rich" grow even wealthier. The Catholic Church dedicated Sunday to the world's poor, and Francis invited needy persons and volunteers who help them to Mass as well as to lunch at the Vatican. In his homily, Francis called injustice the "perverse root of poverty." He lamented that while the cry of the poor becomes stronger, it is drowned out by "the din of the rich few, who grow ever fewer and more rich." He said Christians cannot be indifferent, and cited the "stifled cry" of the unborn, of starving children, abandoned elderly, youths in w...Keep on reading: Pope: The din of ‘ever more rich’ drown out cries of poor.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2018

Pope denounces din of rich few on World Day of Poor

VATICAN CITY, Holy See – Pope Francis railed against social inequality Sunday, November 18, lamenting "the din of the rich few" drowning out the voice of the needy, as he marked the second "World Day of the Poor." At a mass attended by about 6,000 poor people at St. Peter's Basilica in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2018

Koronadal to install more traffic light systems

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews / 16 Nov) – The city government is planning to install more traffic light systems in major street intersections here to address the area’s worsening traffic problem. City Mayor Peter Miguel said studies are underway for the installation of additional traffic lights in the city’s main commercial zone and other areas that […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018