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Philippines’ and Asia’s largest heritage church in Taal, Batangas fully restored

The fully restored Taal Basilica in Batangas has been turned over by the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP) to the Archdiocese of Lipa after three years of restoration.

BREAKING NEWS: Wesley So upsets Magnus Carlsen in Skilling Open, leads Champions Chess Tour

BREAKING NEWS: Wesley So has won the Skilling Open, delivering a blow to the nearly-always unbeatable world champion Magnus Carlsen and now leads the Champions Chess Tour.

IN PHOTOS: Bonifacio Day giant solar Philippine flag tribute to frontliners

The Philippines' observance of Bonifacio Day amid the 2020 Covid pandemic has been marked by a giant solar Philippine flag tribute to frontliners using the 3,000 lamps created by the Light it Forward video challenge campaign of the Liter of Light Foundation.

1st Philippine-made Maya nanosatellite completes space mission, returns to earth

The first Philippine-made Maya-1 nanosatellite has successfully completed its mission and re-entered the Earth's atmosphere after 2 years, exceeding its projected travel in outer space.

Baguio City’s Roxie Baeyens crowned Miss Earth Water 2020

Miss Philippines Earth 2020 Roxanne Allison “Roxie” Baeyens from Baguio City has won the beauty title of Miss Earth Water, one of the elemental crowns, in the 2020 Miss Earth pageant.

Philippines wins 5 World Travel Awards for dive destination, tourist attraction, resorts

The Philippines took home five recognitions from the 27th World Travel Awards (WTA) including the prestigious title of World's Leading Dive Destination, World's Leading Tourist Attraction, and 3 citations for its resorts.

5 Fil-Am artists score nominations for 2021 Grammys

Musicians of Filipino descent are among the nominees for the 63rd annual Grammy Awards set to take place in January 2021.

JUST IN: Wesley So ties Skilling Open 1st finals match vs. world’s top GM...

JUST IN: It's a tie for the first day of the finals matches between Filipino-American Grandmaster Wesley So and the current world's top chess player, Magnus Carlsen of Norway, at the Skilling Open.

Philippines’ Globe 5G covers 17 more cities in NCR, Visayas & Mindanao

Keeping true to its promise of bringing the latest technology to other parts of the country, Globe has expanded its 5G coverage to 17 key cities in Metro Manila, Visayas and Mindanao.

Science & Technology week promotes local food for healthier lifestyle

As we adapt to the new normal, the 2020 National Science and Technology (2020 NSTW) pushes through with the celebration but this time, in virtual mode. Participating in this annual event is the Department of Science and Technology Food and Nutrition Research Institute (DOST-FNRI) with the introduction of Nutriflix — an interactive trivia game on food and nutrition.

Filipino family together at Christmas featured in new Philippine postal stamps

The Filipino family celebrating Christmas amid the new normal environment is featured in the new Philippine postal stamps in celebration of the National Stamp Collecting Month (NSCM).

James De Los Santos wins gold in biggest virtual kata SportData World Series

James De Los Santos has won another gold, this time from the biggest virtual kata - the SportData eTournament World Series.

Globe social innovations awarded at International Finance 8th Annual Awards

Globe Telecom won the “Most Socially Responsible Telecom Company”, and “Most Innovative CSR Initiative - Digital Thumbprint Program (DTP)” at the recent International Finance 8th Annual Awards, making it the sole telco in the Philippines to receive the recognition.

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UP in Top 100, leads 14 Philippine Universities in QS Asian...

The University of the Philippines (UP) remains the lone Philippine school in Asia's Top 100 educational institutions, leading other top-performing schools in the country such as Ateneo de Manila University (AdMU), De La Salle University (DLSU), and University of Sto Tomas (UST) in the 2021 Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Asia rankings.

JUST IN: University of the Philippines graduates lead over 3.5k new...

University of the Philippines Manila College of Medicine graduates topped the November 2020 Physician Licensure Examination (PLE) results released today.

Philippine Science High School shares remote learning lessons at S&T Week

The Philippine Science High School (PSHS/Pisay) shared its remote learning lessons at the ongoing National Science and Technology Week (NSTW).