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New York City street petitioned to be named “Little Manila Avenue” to honor Filipinos

A New York City street in Woodside, Queens has been petitioned to be co-named "Little Manila Avenue" to honor its Filipino community.

Philippine Eagle Makilala Hiraya safely returns to her home forest

Philippine Eagle Makilala Hiraya has been safely returned to her home forest after almost two months under the care and protection of the Philippine Eagle Foundation (PEF).

About 2,000 Philippine Jeepneys return to roads to transport commuters

More of the traditional Philippine Jeepneys are returning to Metro Manila roads to transport commuters beginning Wednesday, July 29, 2020.

Jose Rizal’s Ibarra, Maria Clara novel characters inspire Burdang Lumban face masks

The characters from national hero Jose Rizal's Spanish-time Philippine novels have inspired a new line of face masks showcasing Philippine embroidery from Laguna under the Burdang Lumban collection.

A Better World rises in UP Diliman to benefit farmers and consumers

A Better World is rising for farmers and consumers at the University of the Philippines (UP) Diliman.

Lapulapu Memorial Shrine and Museum to rise in Mactan

A Lapulapu Memorial Shrine and Museum is set to rise in the center of the Philippines' celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Victory at Mactan in the year 2021.

University of the Philippines offers free pharmacy consultation public service

The University of the Philippines (UP) Manila has started offering its free Telepharmacy service to the public.

Philippines to study Lagundi herb for treatment of COVID 19

Lagundi, a plant commonly found in the Philippines. is set to be used in clinical trials for patients with COVID-19 at the University of the Philippines-Philippine General Hospital (UP-PGH).

Finding Rare Comet NEOWISE in Philippines’ skies this July

The magnificent rare Comet NEOWISE can be seen in Philippine skies this July and will be seen closest to earth's horizon on Thursday, July 23, 2020.

Is Matilda’s child star-now-author Mara Wilson learning Tagalog for a book?

Matilda's child star Mara Wilson is now all grown up and is an author learning the Filipino language - and people are excitedly wondering if it's for a new book she is writing.

Lapulapu meets Catriona in Paper Dolls crafted for Philippines’ Quincentennial celebrations

Filipino hero Lapulapu and key characters of the Philippines' celebrations in 2021 are joined by Miss Universe Catriona Gray in the Filipino Paper Dolls craft series released by the National Quincentennial Committee (NQC).

Northern Luzon TPLEX reduces Metro Manila-Baguio travel time to 3.5 hours

Northern Luzon's Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEX) has finally opened its last section to complete the four-lane toll road to speed up travel time.

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Know the Differences in Lockdown Stages of ECQ, MECQ, GCQ

The day after May 15, 2020, the Enhanced Community Quarantine (ECQ) enforced in Metro Manila, the island of Luzon, and several other areas in the Philippines will either be retained, modified, or scaled-down as the country moves to set up the "new normal" amidst efforts to stop the spread of COVID-19.