Advertisements


PeopleAsia unveils Women of Style & Substance

PeopleAsia pulls off a tour de force for women empowerment as it unveils its much-awaited list of “Women of Style & Substance” awardees for 2018. Leading this year’s lineup is Tourism Secretary Berna Romulo-Puyat, who graces the cover of the magazine’s August-September issue......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: News35 min. ago Related News

Poomsae artists to break ice for Philippines Asiad team

Team Phl parades today its highly touted poomsae artists, all determined to churn out shining performances and hopefully open the floodgate of victories big and small for Filipino bets in the 2018 Asian Games here and over in Palembang in South Sumatra......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: Sports1 hr. 22 min. ago Related News

The week in photos: August 11-17, 2018

– Rappler.com.....»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: News3 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

IN PHOTOS: Coconut in different forms at Quezon s Niyogyugan Festival 2018

QUEZON, Philippines – For the locals of Quezon, it's that time of the year again. Since 2013, the Quezon provincial government has celebrated the Niyogyugan Festival, a feast held every August as thanksgiving for the bountiful harvest of coconuts, the province's main product.  The festival aims to unite all municipalities of Quezon and promote ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: News3 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

Kofi Annan: UN s rock star secretary-general

UNITED NATIONS – Kofi Annan, who died on Saturday, August 18 , at the age of 80, led the United Nations through the divisive years of the Iraq war and the trauma of the September 11, 2001 attacks.  The first secretary-general from sub-Saharan Africa, Ghanaian-born Annan was credited for raising the UN's profile during his two-term ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: News3 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

PH boxers want no less than gold in 2018 Asiad

The Philippine boxing team is targeting the highest honors in the ongoing 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta Indonesia. The Asiad boxing competition will be held from August 24 to September 1 at the Jakarta International Expo Hall. “Lagi naman tayo may gold nito lang huli wala (We always win the gold in boxing [recently]except in [...] The post PH boxers want no less than gold in 2018 Asiad appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes ManilatimesCategory: 4 hr. 22 min. ago Related News

Valuation of Property Gifts

Last March, the Department of Finance (DoF) issued Revenue Regulations (RR) No. 12-2018, the consolidated regulations governing the imposition and payment of estate and donor’s taxes, implementing the provisions of Republic Act (RA) 10963, or the “Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion” Train Law. The donor’s tax for each calendar year is now at a [...] The post Valuation of Property Gifts appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes ManilatimesCategory: 4 hr. 22 min. ago Related News

PH ranked 9th in cyberthreat risks

Is the Philippines becoming more vulnerable to cyber threats? The country has emerged as the 9th most attacked country worldwide in terms of cyber threat risks in the second quarter of 2018, up from its 44th place in the same period in 2017, a cybersecurity firm said last week. Kasperky Lab said in a statement [...] The post PH ranked 9th in cyberthreat risks appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes ManilatimesCategory: 4 hr. 22 min. ago Related News

‘Deadpool’ star on her character’s ‘amazing’ outing

  Brianna Hildebrand is openly gay, which became instrumental in the development of her "Deadpool" character, Negasonic Teenage Warhead. The mutant also "came out" as a lesbian in the sequel---a move that she credited to her costar, Ryan Reynolds. "I was surprised when I was pitched it, but Ryan just sent me an e-mail," Hildebrand recently told Playboy. "[It] was like, 'How would you feel about this?' And so that's great---I'm glad he asked... Obviously, I was like, 'I feel amazing about it. Let's do it!'" In "Deadpool 2," out she came, appearing in most scenes with mutant girlfriend Yukio, played by Shiori Kutsuna. Hildebrand, 21, currently lives with her girlfriend, J...Keep on reading: ‘Deadpool’ star on her character’s ‘amazing’ outing.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 4 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ star ‘comfortable’ playing bi

  Gabrielle Ruiz, who plays ex-mean girl and yoga teacher Valencia in the comedy-musical series "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend," took to Instagram and answered questions sent by her followers. On her fave episode, she responded, "[It's] 'Josh's Girlfriend is Really Cool!' because [it's where] Valencia was introduced. My whole life changed when I booked [the show]." She added that she was originally meant to appear in only three episodes, but gladly became a regular by the second season. A tidbit from her 2008 Broadway debut, "In The Heights": "My first day of rehearsal, I'll never forget Lin-Manuel (Miranda, her costar) walking across the stage [and shouting], 'Hey Gabby!' It'...Keep on reading: ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ star ‘comfortable’ playing bi.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 4 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

No singing for Josh Groban in 1st lead role on TV

  LOS ANGELES---After conquering Broadway, Josh Groban lands his first lead role in a TV series via Netflix's "The Good Cop." And it's a nonsinging part. Josh costars with veteran TV and stage actor Tony Danza in the dramedy based on an Israeli show of the same name. They play father and son, Tony Sr. and Tony Jr. (TJ), who live together but couldn't be more different. Dad is a disgraced former cop who did not follow the rules while TJ is a straitlaced detective who always follows the rules. It's quite a shift for the popular pop opera star who earned a 2017 Tony Award best actor in a musical nomination for his Broadway debut in "Natasha, Pierre & the Great Co...Keep on reading: No singing for Josh Groban in 1st lead role on TV.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 4 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

Kurash, bridge and sambo: 10 unusual Asian Games sports

Almohaidib Abad and Alfau Jan Abad (L) of Philippines perform during men's double final of Asian Games 2018 test event in Jakarta on February 14, 2018. AFP PHOTO / BAY ISMOYO JAKARTA........»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: News5 hr. 35 min. ago Related News

Now H1 income more than doubles to P5.82M

Listed NOW Corp. said earnings jumped higher in the first half of the year, as revenues for IT services and broadband internet went up. NOW announced that net income from January to June 2018 amoun.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: News5 hr. 35 min. ago Related News

CHR launches motu proprio probe on 3 lawyers arrest during Makati bar search

`async` tag for dfp JS removed on July 3, 2018. This is for adblocker detection mechanism, some ad blockers destroys the DFP instance, others dont. Our Ad Block checking mechanism fails when to det.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: News5 hr. 35 min. ago Related News

Tau Temwel

T’boli Joel Blunto, a ‘tau temwel’ (brass caster), does the finishing touches on traditional ornaments he makes in their village in Lake Sebu, South Cotabato on 18 August 2018. MindaNews photo by MANMAN DEJETO.....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: News5 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

Shooter Topacio hopes to hit target this time

PALEMBANG—Will third time be finally a charm for trap shooter Hagen Topacio when the 2018 Asian Games shooting championships fire off here Monday at the Jakabaring Sports City shooting range here? “The first time when I competed (in the 2010 Guangzhou Asian Games) I was leading after four rounds then….....»»

Source: Journal JournalCategory: News7 hr. 22 min. ago Related News

LOOK: Philippines’ flagbearer Jordan Clarkson leads the delegation during the op…

LOOK: Philippines’ flagbearer Jordan Clarkson leads the delegation during the opening ceremony of the 2018 Asian Games at the Gelora Bung Karno main stadium in Jakarta on August 18, 2018. (📷: CHAIDEER MAHYUDDIN / AFP) Source link: LOOK: Philippines’ flagbearer Jordan Clarkson leads the delegation during the op….....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: 7 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

Powerhouse PH unit to start vs Thailand

Game Tomorrow: (GBK Indoor Volleyball Hall) 12:30 pm – Philippines vs Thailand (via @JCManicad ) @ConceptGrp #AsianGames2018 #LabanPilipinas pic.twitter.com/P6DhhDLiBM — Daily Tribune (@tribunephl) August 18, 2018 Game Tomorrow: (GBK Indoor Volleyball Hall) 12:30 pm – Philippines vs Thailand JAKARTA, Indonesia – The Philippines deploys a strong starting roster when it battles Thailand in the opening salvo […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: News8 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

Pakistan’s Imran Khan sworn in as prime minister

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s cricket star-turned-politician Imran Khan was sworn in as prime minister on Saturday despite protests by opposition parties, which accuse the security services of intervening on his behalf in last month’s elections. Khan’ s Tehreek-e-Insaf party won the most seats in the July 25 national elections but fell short of an outright majority. […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: News8 hr. 56 min. ago Related News

P10 million worth of smuggled sugar seized in Tawi-Tawi - Philippine Star

P10 million worth of smuggled sugar seized in Tawi-Tawi - Philippine Star.....»»

Source: Googlenews GooglenewsCategory: News11 hr. 9 min. ago Related News