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LGBT community cheers pope’s ‘God made you like this’ remark

VATICAN CITY --- Pope Francis' reported comments to a gay man that "God made you like this" have been embraced by the LGBT community as another sign of Francis' desire to make gays feel welcomed and loved in the Catholic Church. Juan Carlos Cruz said Monday he spoke to Francis about his homosexuality during their meetings at the Vatican. Cruz was the main whistleblower in Chile's clerical sex abuse and cover-up scandal, and met last month with Francis to discuss it. Cruz, a victim of a predator priest, said he had been discredited by Chile's bishops for being gay and told Francis of the pain their slander caused. "He said 'Look Juan Carlos, the pope loves you this way, God made you...Keep on reading: LGBT community cheers pope’s ‘God made you like this’ remark.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 22 hr. 21 min. ago Related News

Ellen Adarna and John Lloyd Cruz s Trip in Photos

PEP , the photo was indeed taken at the private island. If this is real, this is the first time the public got confirmation of Ellen's pregnancy. Anyway, we hope they're having fun during.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: News22 hr. 55 min. ago Related News

3 nabbed in Quezon City buy-bust

THREE suspects, including a Filipino-Iranian, were arrested in a buy-bust operation in Quezon City on Monday. They were identified as Filipino-Iranian Omid Hosseini, his Iranian friend Amir Gharehgozlou, and their supplier Kenn Joseph Cruz. Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Chief Joselito Esquivel said operatives from Police Station 8 seized nine sachets of “shabu” or white crystalline [...] The post 3 nabbed in Quezon City buy-bust appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsMay 21st, 2018Related News

Archaeological site threatened by informal settlers – mayor

RIZAL, KALINGA: In the wake of the publication in the journal Nature of the archaeological study that man walked in this locality 709,000 years ago, Mayor Marcelo dela Cruz Jr. has sought the help of concerned government agencies in protecting the archaeological site and to have it delineated immediately. He also asked the Kalinga local government [...] The post Archaeological site threatened by informal settlers – mayor appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsMay 20th, 2018Related News

Stray bullet hurts woman in Pasig City

A stray bullet seriously injured a woman aboard a car along Marcos Highway in Pasig City on Thursday night.   The Pasig City Police Station identified the victim as Carolina dela Cruz. She was driving her car in front of s well-known mall in in Barangay De la Paz when the stray bullet hit her.   Witness Evangeline Domingo, who was aboard the car with the victim, said she just suddenly saw Dela Cruz's neck bleeding. Later, she noticed a bullet hole from the car's window.   Dela Cruz was immediately brought to the Marikina Valley Medical Center, where she was declared under critical condition.   Pasig police investigation on the incident is under...Keep on reading: Stray bullet hurts woman in Pasig City.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 18th, 2018Related News

More execs probed

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte yesterday rattled off more names of government officials under investigation for corruption and other offenses. Reading from a document during a chance interview in Malacañang, Duterte mentioned several people including prosecutors Samina Macabando-Usman, Benjamin Lanto (OIC Pasay City Prosecutor’s Office), Clemente Villanueva, and Florencio dela Cruz and….....»»

Source: Journal JournalCategory: NewsMay 17th, 2018Related News

Duterte names at least 10 gov’t officials under probe for corruption

  President Rodrigo Duterte has revealed names of government officials under investigation over corruption.   Duterte said those officials under probe include Atty. Ambrosi Basman, Atty Rohani Basman, Amisa Lumuntod, Amilquir Macabando, Department of Justice Prosecutor Atty. Samina Sampaco Macabando-Usman, and OIC Pasay City Prosecutor Atty. Benjamin B. Lanto.   Further, Duterte said Inquest Prosecutor Clemente Villanueva, Assistant Prosecutor Florenzo dela Cruz, Naia District Collector Ramon Anquilan, Customs Intelligence and Investigation Division Director Adzhar Albani, and Naia customs operations officer Lomontod Macabando were likewise being investigate...Keep on reading: Duterte names at least 10 gov’t officials under probe for corruption.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 17th, 2018Related News

Isabela soldiers join RP-US Balikatan exercises

CAMP MELCHOR, DELA CRUZ, GAMU, Isabela, May 16 (PIA) -- Soldiers and military reservists of the Philippine Army's 5th Infantry Division based in this province recently participated in this year's RP-U.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsMay 16th, 2018Related News

SC Justice Martires, Sandiganbayan Justice Dela Cruz vie for Ombudsman

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Supreme Court (SC) Associate Justice Samuel Martires and anti-graft court Sandiganbayan Associate Justice Efren dela Cruz  are vying for the post of Ombudsman. Martires and Dela Cruz are part of the "considered applicants" of the Judicial and Bar Council (JBC), two informed sources from ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsMay 16th, 2018Related News

Ellen Adarna silent on paparazzi case

MANILA, Philippines – More than 12 hours after a case was filed against her for posting on Instagram Stories about an underaged girl, actress Ellen Adarna continues to be silent on the issue.  Instead, the actress posted a video of her giving actor John Lloyd Cruz a buzz cut. "Today's Agenda," wrote ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsMay 16th, 2018Related News

Ellen Adarna Would Rather Shave Heads Than Apologize to Student’s Family

It's been more than five days but Ellen Adarna still hasn't released a public apology for accusing 17-year-old student, Eleila Santos, for taking a video of her. Eleila's mother, Myra Santos, wrote in an open letter that they'll file a case against the actress if she doesn't meet the deadline. Inquirer.net reported that the family is indeed suing Ellen, but she seems unfazed by it. Do you want proof? Ellen posted a video where she's shaving John Lloyd Cruz's head, just hours after the charges became public. A post shared by Ellen Adarna (@maria.elena.adarna) on May 15, 2018 at 2:44am PDT In the past, Ellen also shared a video of her pedicure when Myra published...Keep on reading: Ellen Adarna Would Rather Shave Heads Than Apologize to Student’s Family.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 16th, 2018Related News

23 incumbent kapitans in Roxas City reelected

By: Felipe V. Celino ROXAS CITY, Capiz — Twenty-three incumbent village chiefs here were reelected after the May 14, 2018, Barangay and Sangguniang Kabataan(SK) polls. It was a walk in the park for five punong barangay as no one opposed their reelection – Luzviminda dela Cruz of Brgy. 2, Olivia Escolin of Punta Cogon, Jericho Celino […] The post 23 incumbent kapitans in Roxas City reelected appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsMay 15th, 2018Related News

Cop shot dead in Manila

A policeman was gunned down in Sta. Cruz, Manila yesterday morning......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsMay 15th, 2018Related News

Ellen Adarna s agenda after being sued: Shave John Lloyd Cruz

On Tuesday, after formal charges have been filed against Ellen Adarna at the Office of the City Prosecutor in Pasig City, the actress remained mum about the issue and instead, posted a video of her shaving rumored boyfriend John Lloyd Cruz......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsMay 15th, 2018Related News

WATCH: Ellen Adarna shaves John Lloyd’s head

Even as a lawsuit was filed against her, controversial sexy actress Ellen Adarna seems unfazed. On Instagram, she posts only her daily activities like shaving the head of her partner John Lloyd Cruz. In a video post on Instagram, the actress assumed the role of a hairstylist and shaved Cruz' head.   Today's Agenda #thingswedoathome A post shared by Ellen Adarna (@maria.elena.adarna) on May 15, 2018 at 2:44am PDT Adarna is currently facing child abuse and cybercrime charges before the Office of the City Prosecutor in Pasig City filed by the mother of the 17-year-old girl she tagged as "paparazzo." The complainant, Myra Abo Santos, demanded a pub...Keep on reading: WATCH: Ellen Adarna shaves John Lloyd’s head.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 15th, 2018Related News

Love Actually: Newly Engaged Rodjun Cruz And Dianne Medina On Their Picture-Perfect Romance

Know more about the soon-to-be-married couple’s beautiful romance!.....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: LifestyleMay 15th, 2018Related News

Leave the movie at the bedroom door say Cannes star couples

CANNES — Hepburn and Tracey, Bogart and Bacall, Joel Coen and Frances McDormand: movie magic often has real-life love stories behind it, but star couples at Cannes say you must tread carefully when mixing work and romance. Spanish Oscar winners Penelope Cruz and Javier Bardem, who have replaced Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt as the […] The post Leave the movie at the bedroom door say Cannes star couples appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: NewsMay 14th, 2018Related News

Time to capitalize on football s growth

CHARMAINE CRUZ On Friday, May 18, 2018, The Business of Football - Philippines, which is organized by MMC Sportz, will take place at the New World Makati Hotel. The event has masterfully put togeth.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsMay 14th, 2018Related News

Comelec, other agencies all set for village, youth polls

By Minde Nyl R. dela Cruz Reporter and Gillian M. Cortez LAW ENFORCEMENT agencies together with the Commission on Elections and other agencies are on alert with the holding today, May 14, of the village (barangay) and youth council (Sangguniang Kabataan or SK) elections. The Comelec reminds voters that voting will be manual, with voters […] The post Comelec, other agencies all set for village, youth polls appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: FinanceMay 13th, 2018Related News

Barred Iranian director gets standing Cannes ovation

The new film by Iran's Jafar Panahi, who is banned from leaving Iran, has premiered to a standing ovation at the Cannes film festival, with a seat left symbolically empty for the dissident director. Panahi's children and the cast of "Three Faces", which is vying for the Palme d'Or top prize, were welcomed with thunderous applause as they arrived for the gala screening late Saturday. The meditative story about the intertwined fate of three Iranian women is one of 21 movies in competition at the world's biggest film festival. It is the second Iranian work in competition alongside Asghar Farhadi's "Everybody Knows" starring Spanish star couple Penelope Cruz and Javier...Keep on reading: Barred Iranian director gets standing Cannes ovation.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 13th, 2018Related News