Radio blocktime commentator shot dead in Cebu City

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, July 22) — A radio blocktime commentator was gunned down on Thursday morning, just after his program in Cebu City. Veteran commentator Reynante “Rey” Cortes was shot dead in front of DYRB-AM radio station along N. Bacalso Avenue in Mambaling, according to Cebu City Councilor Dave Tumulak, who was also at the radio station hosting his own show at the time of the shooting. Cortes was…

Philippines: Asia Cannot Afford South China Sea War

Asia cannot afford to go to war over territorial rivalries in the South China Sea, the Philippines Defense Secretary said Wednesday ahead of a visit by his new U.S. counterpart to Southeast Asia next week. Delfin Lorenzana is expected to discuss South China Sea-related issues when he and American Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin meet in Manila on July 29 and 30 after Austin visits Singapore and Vietnam, the first trip…

Philippine Coast Guard Challenges Chinese Warship in South China Sea

The Philippine Coast Guard said Monday it had challenged a Chinese warship that entered the country’s territorial waters in the South China Sea last week but eventually sailed away. The BRP Cabra was patrolling near Marie Louise Bank – about 147 nautical miles (87 km) off the coast of El Nido town in Palawan province – when it spotted the Chinese ship on July 13, the Coast Guard said.  The…

Thrilla in Manila: Duterte vs Pacquiao

Rodrigo Duterte, the tough-talking president of the Philippines, pulls no punches along with his political fighters. However this time he is choosing on a well-liked rival who speaks softly but can if truth be told throw a jab or two himself: boxing famous person Manny Pacquiao. Lower than 10 months out from subsequent 12 months’s presidential election, a up to date public feud between the 2 may just bring in…

#SalamatPNoy: Politicians, celebrities pay tribute to Noynoy Aquino

THE demise of former President Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino third despatched shockwaves within the nation’s social media platforms, particularly to those that have labored for and supported him. Former Senator Paolo Benigno “Bam” Aquino 4th, mentioned his center is damaged over his cousin’s passing. “Nadurog ang puso ko sa paglisan ni PNoy sa atin,” (My center is damaged when PNoy left us.) he despatched to his social media platforms. “Sa mga…

Celebs to share makeup, OOTD tips in TECNO Mobile’s livestream show this July 16

(Philstar.com) – July 16, 2021 – 8:30am MANILA, Philippines — TECNO Cellular invitations you to C The Best Of You, its upcoming CAMON 17 livestream display this night, July 16, at 6 p.m. The development will likely be bursting with cool native celebrities and personalities keen that can assist you reside your very best existence. Hosted through Phaister and Rose Sugatan, there will likely be segments showcasing visitors’ make-up and…

Philippines Hails US Resolve to Defend Manila's South China Sea Claims

The Philippines on Wednesday hailed Washington’s commitment to help defend Manila’s South China Sea claims, while it denied assertions by local fishermen that Chinese boats were preventing them from fishing in Philippine waters five years after a landmark court ruling. A July 2016 verdict by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague ruled in favor of the Philippines and against China over Beijing’s expansive claims in the contested waterway.…

Run, Pacman, run!

AFTER having been very essential of his bold plans, I thought of the problem the previous few days, and I have modified my thoughts. I am satisfied Sen. Emmanuel “Pacman” Pacquiao will have to run for the put up of President of the Republic. His candidacy will probably be just right for our democracy and the rustic’s symbol, particularly globally, which is in tatters on account of america media and…

Celebrity reservists, other stars mourn PAF plane crash victims

Proportion it! [mashshare] Famous person reservists, different stars mourn PAF airplane crash sufferers Actress-singer and Philippine Air Pressure Reserve (PAFR) Command Sergent Arci Muñoz is amongst native stars grieving over the tragic crash of a Philippine Air Pressure C-130 shipment airplane in Sulu. On Instagram, she shared the “heartbreaking information,” stating her center and prayers move out to the bereaved circle of relatives, in addition to to her brothers and…

Screen celebs primed for 2022 run

Quite a lot of showbiz celebrities are priming up for a run in subsequent yr’s elections. None of them have formally declared their political intentions, however they’ve to make up their thoughts quickly. The submitting of Certificate of Candidacy (CoCs) starts in October. Anticipated to report their CoCs are display personalities who’ve won political stardom as smartly. Amongst them is Lipa Rep. Vilma Santos-Recto. The Big name for All Seasons…