The Filipino Abroad

Pinoy J-pop, anime fans urged to join contest to win free trip to Japan

Anime and J-pop fans who want to experience Japan can now use their talent to…

Mandaue children’s choir gets heroes’ welcome after topping intl singing tilt in Germany

The Philippines was again honored on the international stage after the Mandaue Children's Choir from…

OFW’s daughter becomes first Pinay elected in UK

A Filipina politician won in the recently concluded elections in the United Kingdom, a report…

Mary Jane’s Indonesian lawyers in PHL to gather new evidence to save her from death sentence

Three Indonesian lawyers of Mary Jane Veloso on Tuesday met with Philippine state prosecutors in…

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Myanmar diplomats visit refugees in Yunnan

Two former Myanmar ambassadors to China have toured camps in southwest China's Yunnan Province for refugees of armed conflict across the border in Myanmar's Kokang region.…

White House lockdown triggered by bang now lifted – media reports

A White House lockdown triggered by a loud bang just moments before President Barack Obama and his family were due to take off by helicopter from the South Lawn has been lifted, media reports said on Saturday.…

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.…

Chinese ferry with 458 aboard sinks in storm, 20 rescued

(Updated 9:29 a.m.) SHANGHAI - A passenger ship carrying 458 people, many elderly Chinese tourists, sank in the Yangtze River in a storm late on Monday and only about 20 had been rescued so far, state media said, in what could be one of China's worst disasters for years.…

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

Shaina to do series with Matteo?

- Although she is still busy with the hit series "Nathaniel," it seems there is already a new project lined up for actress Shaina Magdayao.…

Ready to marry? Prince Harry looks for ‘right person’

Britain's Prince Harry, one of the world's most eligible bachelors, said he would love to…

Inigo doesn’t mind being known as Piolo’s son

Even after two movies and another one coming up, Inigo Pascual admits that he is…

10-year-old Pinay in ‘Asia’s Got Talent’ also auditioned for ‘The Voice’

The grandmother of "Asia's Got Talent" finalist Gwyneth Dorado believes it was a blessing in…

Sports

Pinoy MMA fighter Roy Doliguez and opponent make weight for world title fight

Former boxer turned MMA fighter of Sarangani Roy Doliguez and Dejdamrong Sor Amnuaysirichok both made…

Roy Doliguez: A fighter’s journey from boxing to MMA

Like many Filipino fighters, Roy Doliguez fell in love with boxing the moment he saw…

PBA: Rain or Shine outguns GlobalPort in Dubai for first Governors’ Cup win

Rain or Shine finally barged into the win column in the Governors' Cup after a…

NBA: Warriors fend off Harden explosion to take 2-0 lead over Rockets

The Golden State Warriors survived a stirring James Harden-inspired fightback to take command of the Western Conference Final with a 99-98 Game Two victory over the Houston Rockets on Thursday.…

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