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Freedom At The Walled City

Let’s be frank: Independence Day isn’t half as big of a deal here in the Philippines as it is in other countries. While the US has Fourth of July celebrations and carnivals, and Canada has Canada Day, Metro Manila mostly offers Independence Day promos on food and drink. After centuries under the heavy yoke of various colonizers, is that all...

Cotabato City’s First Female Police Chief Assumes Post

The first female graduate of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) on Monday assumed office as the first city police director here. Colonel Portia Manalad replaced Colonel Michael Lebanan as head of Cotabato City Police Office (CCPO) during the 2 PM ceremony held at the CCPO headquarters situated at Pedro Colina Hill, this city. Cotabato City Mayor Frances Cynthia Guiani-Sayadi welcomed...

Modern PH Attractions To Be Showcased In Dubai Expo 2020

For the first time ever, the Philippines is set to participate in the first World Expo ever to be hosted in the Middle East, Africa in 2020. The country’s participation was confirmed after the signing of Administrative Order 17 where the Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) Secretary was tasked to chair the community with the Commissioner-General of the POC...

Since Your Stupid Face

If you must know, since your stupid face, I’ve been a damn right catch. Men look at me and think, “she might be the one.” They’ve talked to their friends about my doe eyes and how my lips curve prettily on my face. I’m not lying. I’ve heard it – heard them say that that I’m smart, and interesting and...

Leeroy New’s Large-scale Art In Cinco De Mayhem Music Festival

Cinco de Mayhem Music Festival (CDM) is proud to announce its creative partnership with visual artist Leeroy New—bringing a unique twist to the music festival scene. New’s vision and craftsmanship is set to help build the Mexican utopia specially-designed to mold an unforgettable experience for Mayhemigos at the Vista Mall Daang Hari Open Grounds, this coming Cinco de Mayo...

British Council Features Filipino Contemporary Art Practices In London

The British Council was founded in the Philippines in 1978 with the goal of developing rapport with Filipino students, policymakers, researchers, educators, entrepreneur, and creatives. Along with this mission, their vision is aimed towards creating "a friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries." In an effort to support Filipino culture and establish an understanding...

10 Secrets About Your Man

We all have our own fair share of personal secrets, even men. Especially men. Fathers, brothers, boyfriends or male best friends actually have things in their mind that they can't tell to their loved ones and expresses it by buying you McDonalds or cookies or by saying the "How are you" and "Are you okay" line over and over again...

James Reid, Nadine Lustre, And Careless Music Manila Headline The Musical Festivities Of Cinco De Mayhem Music Festival On May 4

In a historic first, premiere events producers ProMedia Productions brings a unique musical experience with the first-ever Cinco de Mayhem Music Festival. A first of its kind, Cinco de Mayhem brings together top local artists and DJs in a vibrant and festive celebration of music, youthful spirit, community, and of life at the Vista Mall Daang Hari Open Grounds...

10 Things You Will Need In Your Kit For Summer

This summer, stay pretty while protecting your skin from the harsh rays of the sun by keeping these in your kit: 1. Moisturizer In summer, the weather becomes hotter and we perspire a lot because of it. That is why we need to moisturize our skin, especially our face because it is what is always exposed to the harsh sun. 2. Lip...

Places and Establishments That Honor Filipina Heroes

From their homes to the Nationalistic Revolution, Filipinas proved that an act of heroic deed is not only for the masculine gender. We have our own "Visayan Joan of Arc" Teresa Magbanua, the fierce and dangerous Gabriella Silang, the suffrage advocate in the country Josefa Llanes Escoda, the "Godmother of the revolutionary forces" Gliceria Marella De Villavicencio, and the "Mother...

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