THE requests of former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo to visit her cardiologist and to go to her hometown next week may not be acted upon by the court as the judge handling her poll sabotage case has already gone on a Holy Week break. Also, court spokesperson Felda Domingo said Pasay City Regional Trial Court (RTC) […]
MANILA — A medical report Monday showed the government already spending more than P120,000 for former President Gloria Arroyo since she was detained at the Veterans Memorial Medical Center (VMMC) in Quezon City. Regional Trial Court (RTC) branch 112 spokesperson Felda Domingo said the VMMC and Arroyo’s attending physician were able to submit the medical […]
THE camp of former President Gloria Arroyo questioned the materiality and relevance of the two witnesses presented by the prosecution during Tuesday’s resumption of the hearing on her petition to fix bail before a Pasay court. Arroyo’s legal counsel, Ray Montri Santos, said witnesses presented by the prosecution before the sala of Pasay City Regional […]
SAN FRANCISCO, California — The Yuchengo Philippine Studies Program (YPSP) at the University of San Francisco launches From Pancho to Pacquiao: Philippine Boxing In and Out of the Ring, a book that examines the economic and social contributions of a marginalized…minority, Filipinos and Filipinas, to the history of boxing in the United States and the […]
The Davao City Government in its 75th Araw ng Dabaw celebration conferred the Datu Bago award to an entrepreneur and two educators for their outstanding service that has contributed to the growth and development of the city. The three awardees were cited for having served as a model of excellence and an inspiration to the
FILIPINO movie icon Luis Gonzales succumbed to complications from pneumonia at 11 p.m. of March 15, 2012. Gonzales had starred in over 30 films opposite actress Gloria Romero. The two were one of the famous love teams that Sampaguita Pictures created. Among the movies they did together were Hootsy kootsy (1955), Despatsadora (1955) , Pagdating […]
TRYING to uncover Davao City’s history thru research and visits to its three museums comes at this time when this southern city is marking its 75th Foundation Anniversary from March 1 to 31. A month-long celebration of “Araw Ng Dabaw” is expected to bring thousands of visitors, tourists, transients and travelers to the city. History
BY Arianne Caryl N. Casas THE newly crowned Mutya ng Dabaw 2012 said Wednesday joining other beauty pageants in the city was her edge among other candidates. The 21-year-old Marianne Mae Te or Yannie, a Bachelor of Arts in Hotel and Restaurant Management (HRM) graduate of Philippine Women’s College (PWC), was crowned as this year’s
A 21-year-old print model who dreams of having her own restaurant and hotel was crowned as Mutya ng Dabaw 2012 Wednesday night. Marianne Mae Te or Yannie, who was an early crowd favorite, bested four other candidates to bag the crown. She is an AB Hotel and Restaurant Management graduate of the Philippine Women’s College.
FILIPINO rock icon Karl Roy, lead vocalist of the band Kapatid and P.O.T., passed away before dawn Tuesday. He was 44. Karl’s sister, Kathryn Roy, on her Facebook page said her brother died in his home at 1:01 a.m. Roy had stayed in hospital after fluid was found in his lungs.