The Philippine Rheumatology Association (PRA) expressed concern over the rising number of Filipinos suffering from gout, a painful form of arthritis that could gravely affect a person’s quality of life.
Former lawmaker Mark Cojuangco wants Vice President Jejomar Binay to be the presidential candidate in 2016 of the Nationalist People’s Coalition (NPC), of which his father, Eduardo Cojuangco Jr. is chairman emeritus.
Instead of filing an opposition, ombudsman prosecutors filed a manifestation yesterday expressing belief that there is no urgent need for Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla Jr. to visit his son at the Asian Hospital and Medical Center.
Congressional leaders believe they can meet their target for approving the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL), except for Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr., who leads the Senate panel deliberating on the controversial measure.
Days will start to become longer than nights after the vernal equinox, which will happen on March 21, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said yesterday.
ALTERNATIVE: The peaceful, democratic and constitutional alternative to the controversial Bangsamoro federal state being created for the secessionist Moro Islamic Liberation Front has been there all along – the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao.
In a surprise statement, Senator Antonio Trillanes, a key ally of President Aquino, said the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) could wait until the next administration for as long as the ceasefire, the peace talks are still in place.
Because the issue of the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) has been given high-priority by the Aquino regime… where loyal Aquino supporters vow to have this law approved by June, despite the fact that the Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) has not fully cooperated with the Board of Inquiry (BOI) on...
On February 24, 2015, US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Director León Rodríguez announced that starting May 26, 2015, spouses of certain H–1B workers may apply for employment authorization and be able to work in the US (Under current regulations, H-4 spouses are not allowed to...
“I don’t cook but I love food,” Edu Manzano told the guests at his manager June Torrejon-Rufino’s birthday dinner last Saturday night (Feb. 28) at Lucky Rainbow (Royal Banquet) Seafood Restaurant in Makati City. “I eat anything…except meat. I am a vegetarian.”
Internet penetration in the Philippines continues to rise, especially in urban areas where free wi-fi (or wireless connectivity) is increasingly being made available and more people are using smartphones.
WBC/WBA “unified” welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather is putting a lot of undue pressure on himself by setting a goal of retiring from professional boxing with an unblemished record. Right now, he’s at 47-0 with two more fights left in his $250 million Showtime contract.