The Filipino Abroad

Meet the Fil-Am fighter who is also a nurse

Blue scrubs by day, Lycra shorts when he has a match.…

Filipino-Vietnamese teen receives $200k college scholarship for leadership skills

US-based Filipino-Vietnamese teen April Rose Nguyen received a $200,000 university scholarship for what her history…

Visa woes driving Pinoy dairy farmers out of NZ –report

Filipino dairy workers in New Zealand may have to leave the country in droves after…

HK woman jailed for six years for abusing Indonesian maid

HONG KONG - A Hong Kong mother of two who punched her maids, beat them…

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China Voice: UN debate showcases China’s growing global role

China is showing its growing global responsibility by leading an open debate on global peace and security while holding the presidency of the United Nations Security Council this month.…

US Senators introduce bill to end public funding for abortion

US Senators introduced legislation on Thursday that would prohibit any taxpayer funding for abortion, according to a press release by US Senator Roger Wicker.…

Cooperative Extension offers workshops for small-acreage owners, ag producers

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension will offer four free presentations, the last Tuesday of each month, February – May, on topics important to agricultural producers and small-acreage owners in northern Nevada.…

76 dead Ukrainian soldiers found at Donetsk airport

The bodies of at least 76 people were found during the debris removal in Donetsk Airport, a DPR Emergencies Ministry spokesperson said Friday.…

PHL BI INSTALLS NEW PASSPORT READERS

Bureau of Immigration (BI) personnel yesterday completed the installation of 171 passport readers, 160 desktop computers and 141 UPS units at its counters located at its Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) terminals.…

Entertainment

Anne’s ‘cringeworthy’ performance makes int’l headline

A recent "It's Showtime" performance of TV superstar Anne Curtis, a self-confessed non-singer, has gone viral online and has even reached a foreign news outlet.…

Kyla wants to hold a major concert this year

New Kapamilya artist Kyla dreams of holding a major concert this 2015 to celebrate her…

Jam Sebastian wakes up briefly to write ‘I love you all’

Mich Liggayu, who is one half of the popular YouTube tandem "Jamich," took to social…

Vice Ganda asks Karylle: ‘Na-two-time ka na ba?’

Vice Ganda cornered "It's Showtime" co-host Karylle on whether she had been cheated on during…

Sports

PBA: Thornton turns it up with KG as NLEX shackles Meralco

NBA veteran Al Thornton had 36 big points, while KG Canaleta chipped in 16 as…

First African-American NBA player Earl Lloyd dies at 86

Earl Lloyd, the first African-American man to play in the NBA, died Thursday (Friday, PHL…

F1: Alonso says he is fine after crash

McLaren's Fernando Alonso assured his fans that he was fine on Friday in his first…

NBA: Bledsoe, Suns edge Thunder, Westbrook in OT

The Phoenix Suns picked an excellent time to pull out a close win.…

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