Amidst BTS’ Popularity, K-Pop and K-Dramas Gaining More Popularity in the Philippines

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MANILA, Philippines – Amidst South Korean boy band, BTS’, worldwide popularity, K-Pop, K-Movies, and K-dramas are expected to stay in the country as the US and Europe absorbed some Korean culture, as well. The foremost singer star to rock the world was Psy, who sang “Gangnam Style,” and earned more than a billion hits on … Read more Amidst BTS’ Popularity, K-Pop and K-Dramas Gaining More Popularity in the Philippines

#WalangPasok: January 9, 2019 Class Suspensions in PH Due to the Feast of the Black Nazarene

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MANILA, Philippines – Class suspensions are declared in key cities in Metro Manila in celebration of the Feast of the Black Nazarene or Traslacion 2019. In lieu of this event, classes in all levels, both public and private will be suspended on January 9, 2019, Wednesday. CLASS SUSPENSION in ALL LEVELS (both public and private … Read more #WalangPasok: January 9, 2019 Class Suspensions in PH Due to the Feast of the Black Nazarene

Twitter Reactions to President Duterte’s Revocation of Trillanes’ Amnesty

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MANILA, Philippines – Twitter exploded with political reactions after the news broke about President Rodrigo Duterte revoking the amnesty of Senator Antonio Trillanes IV. Trillanes had been detained due to several mutiny attempts during the presidency of Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo. President Duterte signed on August 31, 2018, Proclamation Order No. 572, which revoked the amnesty and … Read more Twitter Reactions to President Duterte’s Revocation of Trillanes’ Amnesty

Watch the Bootleg Beatles Perform Live in Key Cities in the Philippines

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MANILA, Philippines – The Beatles Mania is still alive as the Bootleg Beatles are scheduled to perform live in key cities in the Philippines. The Bootleg Beatles is a tribute band of the famous Beatles, who have rocked the world in the 60s, 70s and 80s. Although, they are not the original Beatles, they have … Read more Watch the Bootleg Beatles Perform Live in Key Cities in the Philippines

No Classes in Some Areas in PH, August 15, 2018 #WalangPasok

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MANILA, Philippines – Due to areas that are still under water, the following are declared to have No Classes on August 15, 2018, Wednesday. Take note that there are some areas where only the classes of preschool and senior high school students are suspended. The rain may have stopped, but the flooded areas are not … Read more No Classes in Some Areas in PH, August 15, 2018 #WalangPasok

Personal Experience: Remembering Today the Killer 7.9 Magnitude Earthquake 25 Years Ago

By BENEDICT BALLUG Today is the annual remembrance of July 16 1990, 7.9 magnitude earthquake . . . WHEN NATURE SHOOK and DEVASTATED BAGUIO CITY AND ITS ENVIRONS. It was 25 years ago today and it was as personal to us all here because we were there, and all our family members too.     … Read more Personal Experience: Remembering Today the Killer 7.9 Magnitude Earthquake 25 Years Ago

Darren Espanto, the Hallyu Star of the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines – As Korean pop music and telenovelas increased in popularity around the world, the popularity of Darren Espanto, and the 1st runner up of the Voice of the Philippines Kids, also continues to increase. Darren Espanto can compete with the likes of Hallyu stars, Lee Min Ho and Kim Soo Hyun, popular Korean … Read more Darren Espanto, the Hallyu Star of the Philippines

Philippine President’s Impeachment Poll: Majority Says “Yes”; “Unconstitutional is not criminal” Says Philippine Government about DAP: Bad Example for Pinoys

Ongoing Philippine President Impeachment Poll: Majority Says “Yes”; “Unconstitutional is not criminal” Says Philippine Government about DAP: Bad Example for Pinoys

Reactions to Nora Aunor’s Exclusion from the Philippines’ National Artist Award

MANILA, Philippines – The Pinoy entertainment industry was aghast when PNoy Aquino did not approve of the NCAA’s endorsement of actress Nora Aunor for the National Artist Award. The one and only Superstar of local cinema has been the life-saver of the showbiz industry, in the past, when the future was bleak and dreary.

Angeles University Foundation among the Top 10 Med Tech Schools in the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines – Roman Romulo, the Chairman of the Med Tech Technical Panel of the Committee on Higher Education has disclosed the list of Top 10 Medical Technology schools in the Philippines. Angeles University Foundation (AUF) is among the Top 10 Med Tech Schools, ranking 8th nationwide.