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Kapuso stars conquer NYC Text and
by Felix Manuel - May 31, 2019 - 12:00am
GMA Pinoy TV once again brought the Philippines closer to Fil-Ams in the East Coast with Kapusong Pinoy Studio 7 Musikalye sa Brooklyn, held last May 11 at Brooklyn’s historic Kings Theater.
Filipina designer places second at Britain event
by Felix Manuel - March 9, 2019 - 12:00am
Fresh from her appearance in the movie Ang Sikreto ng Piso (which she herself produced), Joyce Pilarsky (photo, left, with her finale model) placed first runner-up at the 7th Britain’s Top Designer during the...
Catriona heats up cold New York
by Felix Manuel - January 6, 2019 - 12:00am
After “secretly” spending the holidays in the Philippines with family and friends, newly-crowned Miss Universe Catriona Gray spread warmth in cold New York City when she arrived on Jan. 2, a little before...
Hunky cops
by Felix Manuel - January 31, 2018 - 12:00am
Two cops are competing in the 2018 Mister and Miss Republic of the Philippines pageant set for tonight at the grand ballroom of Sofitel Philippine Plaza. They are PO1 Norman Wileman (left) and PO1 Willy Quinto ...
Phl wins at Int’l Film Festival Manhattan (IFFM)
by Felix Manuel - October 22, 2017 - 4:00pm
The Opening Night and Awards Night of the seventh International Film Festival Manhattan (IFFM) was held last Oct. 18 at the Kalayaan Hall of The Philippine Consulate General in New York City. Baby Nebrida’s...
Top 12 picks among 24 Misters of Filipinas 2017 candidates
by Felix Manuel - September 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
Considered as the most prestigious male beauty pageant in the Philippines, Misters of Filipinas is set to crown a new batch of Filipino hunks who will compete in various international tilts in the near future. ...
Egyptian is 2017 Man of the World
by Felix Manuel - July 31, 2017 - 4:00pm
An Egyptian model won the first ever Man of the World Pageant, topping a field of 28 hunks from all over the world at the glittering Finals Night Friday, July 28, at One Esplanade in Pasay City.
EDITORIAL - Waking up to new realities
by Felix Manuel - July 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
The communist ambush of a police team responding to an alarm in the mountains of Guihulngan City in Negros Oriental last Friday and the resulting high death toll of seven officers killed, including the police chief,...
3 Pinoy designers shine in New York
by Felix Manuel - July 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
Andre Vanessa Entertainment LLC, in partnership with Prime Media Modeling Agency, presented Pinoy Weave 2017 last July 8 at 4 West 43rd in Manhattan, New York.
Pia, Megan and Kylie lead the NYC Philippine Independence Day event
by Felix Manuel - June 5, 2017 - 4:00pm
(From left) 2013 Miss World Megan Young, 2016 Miss International Kylie Verzosa and 2015 Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach were the stellar attraction at the Philippine Independence Day Celebration highlighted by a starry...
AlDub draws cheers in NYC show
by Felix Manuel - April 20, 2017 - 12:00am
Three days after their sold-out show in California, AlDub tandem Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza, together with the three lolas (Paolo Ballesteros, Jose Manalo and Wally Bayola) proceeded to New York City where...
Igorot ‘beauties’
by Felix Manuel - March 7, 2017 - 10:13pm
During the 2017 Panagbenga Festival Parade in Baguio City last Feb. 26, five young men stole the thunder from Miss International 2016 Kylie Versoza and Internet Sensation ‘Carrot Man’ Jeyrick Sigmaton....
John Ablaza fashion show in NYC
by Felix Manuel - December 26, 2016 - 12:00am
John Ablaza (in blue, surrounded by models including 2016 Miss Universe Soyini Fraser), an international eco-fashion designer from the Philippines, held his one-night only Couture & Culture NYC 2016 in New York...
Joyce Pilarsky applauded at Brooklyn Fashion Center
by Felix Manuel - November 12, 2016 - 12:00am
A rousing applause marked the finale of designer Joyce Peñas Pilarsky’s recent show at the 2016 Fashion Week Brooklyn (FWBK) at the Brooklyn Expo Center.
Valenzuela’s Dancing Cop is Gwapulis winner
by Felix Manuel - October 25, 2016 - 12:00am
Angel-faced PO1 Willy Musni Quinto, 22 (photo) a.k.a. The Dancing Cop of Valenzuela, was declared the first-ever Gwapulis grand winner on Oct. 14 by the ABS-CBN’s morning show Umagang Kay Ganda (UKG)’s...
A plaque for a good cop
by Felix Manuel - October 20, 2016 - 12:00am
Police Inspector Christopher Comicho Dulagan (photo), 2016 Man of the World-Philippines, was given a Plaque of Recognition during the recent Philipine National Police (PNP) Traditional Flag Raising and Awarding...
Six grand finalists vie for Gwapulis ‘crown’
by Felix Manuel - October 12, 2016 - 12:00am
For the past 12 weeks, pageant aficionados have been glued to Umagang Kay Ganda’s “Gwapulis” search every Friday morning.
Misters of Filipinas 2016 top picks
by Felix Manuel - September 18, 2016 - 12:00am
The Philippines’ top male pageant will choose this year’s cream of the crop tonight at the Newport Performing Center of Resorts World Manila. Among 27 aspirants from all over the country and...
$10,000 for Pia’s favorite charity
by Felix Manuel - June 24, 2016 - 12:00am
Witnessed by Philippine Consul General Mario de Leon (right), Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach receives a $10,000 check for her favorite charity from Prospero Lim, president of the Philippine Independence Day Council,...
Ex-PBB guy is 2016 Mister Universe-Philippines
by Felix Manuel - April 18, 2016 - 10:00am
Former Pinoy Big Brother (PBB) housemate Hermes Eugene David Bautista, 30, was named 2016 Mister Universe-Philippines who will represent the country in this year’s Mister Universe contest.
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