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Gymnast Carlo Yulo wins historic bronze at the World Championships in Qatar

Filipino gymnast Carlos Edriel Yulo made history for the Philippines after bagging the bronze medal in the Men's Floor Exercises Final at the ongoing World Gymnastics Championships in Doha, Qatar.

Mary Eve Adeline Escoto crowned Miss Asia Global 2017

The Philippines' success in international beauty pageants continued as Mary Eve Adeline Escoto was crowned Miss Asia Global 2017 in Kerala, India. Escoto, a physical...

Spoken word poetry takes on national hero Jose Rizal’s ideals

The Philippines’ national hero, Jose Rizal, will be honored by young spoken word poets at the Poetry Slam: #HugotRizalVolume 2.0 competition to be held in the hero’s hometown Calamba on August 31.

Kwentong Jollibee VDay Stories spark millions of netizen reactions

Following its annual tradition of releasing “Kwentong Jollibee” video stories on Valentine’s Day, Jollibee Studios released three videos in the beginning of February that...

Victoria Tauli-Corpuz, Atom Araullo among climate advocates awarded as environmental champions

The Philippines have new champions of environmental causes and important movers in climate change mitigation efforts.

Parangal Dance Company showcases Marawi-inspired repertoire in San Francisco Dancefest

Parangal Dance Company premiered a new performance celebrating the colorful Maranao culture of Marawi in Mindanao to an appreciative international audience at the 40th annual San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival held in California, USA.

MEET: Anna Liza Vergara 1st Filipino GM of global hotel chain Sheraton

Sheraton Manila Hotel is making a grand comeback in the Philippines and the company has given the leadership to its first Filipina executive, Anna...

MEET: Dr. Lucille Abad, promoter of peaceful use for nuclear technology

Meet Dr. Lucille V. Abad of the Philippine Nuclear Research Institute (PNRI) who was featured by the Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) in the...

Nurse Joy Ongcachuy receives British Empire Awards New Year Honours 2019

Filipino nurse Joy Ongcachuy has received the 2019 New Year's Honours list of the Office of the British Empire Awards. Ongcachuy, who works as a...

Philippine Arts Month opens with Pasinaya festival of 3,000 artists

The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) celebrated the start of Philippine Arts Month in February with a jampacked weekend of “Pasinaya” - a...

MEET: Caviteno Janjep Carlos, Mr. Gay World 2019

John Jeffrey "Janjep' Carlos from General Trias, Cavite was crowned Mr. Gay World 2019 on May 4 in Cape Town, South Africa - the...

Filipino food is trending, thanks to Chef Gaita Fores

In 2017, Chef Margarita “Gaita” Fores – “Asia’s Best Female Chef 2016 – marked three decades of promoting and raising the image of Filipino...

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Philippines victorious in pyrotechnic battle in Canada

The Philippines won the 2019 "Living Skies Come Alive" international pyrotechnic battle held in Moosomin, Saskatchewan in Canada. Platinum Fireworks Inc., the country's representative in...