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Jul 30, 2012

No Classes (July 30) in Several Cities and Towns Due to Heavy Rains

By in Announcement, Colleges, Education, Universities No comments

A ‘no classes today‘ announcement was made in several parts of the country. Due to heavy rains since Sunday, July 29, 2012, Philippines local government officials were forced to suspend Monday (July 30) classes as early as 10 p.m. last night, according to a DZMM radio report. Among the affected areas include Metro Manila, Cavite, […]


Mar 1, 2012

Physician Licensure Exam Results 2012: Topnotchers and List of Physician Board Exam Passers

Physician Licensure Exam Results 2012: Topnotchers and List of Physician Board Exam Passers
By in Education, Exam Results No comments

The Physician Licensure Exam Results of the February 2012 Physician Board Examinations was announced by the Philippines‘ Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) on Thursday, March 1, 2012. PRC logo Image Credit: PRC Reports say that 520 out of 990 examinees passed the Physician Licensure Exam held in the cities of Manila and Cebu. The top examinee […]


Dec 12, 2011

Coldplay in Manila hoax: Facebook user admits making poster for class project only, apologizes

Coldplay in Manila hoax: Facebook user admits making poster for class project only, apologizes
By in Asia, Entertainment, Local, Music No comments

Manila, Philippines – The Coldplay in Manila concert was proven to be a hoax, in which a Facebook user admitted that he made the poster only for his computer class project. bogus Coldplay in Manila poster Image Credit: Roe Alfaro/Dayly Entertainment As noted in a poster created by a Facebook user named Roe Alfaro, British […]


Sep 7, 2011

Med. Tech. Board Exam Results: PRC Releases Result of Philippines Licensure Exams, September 2011 (Complete List)

By in Announcement, Asia, Education, Exam Results 1 comment

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) in the Philippines has released the result of the Med. Tech. Board Exams held last September 3 & 4, 2011 in Manila, Baguio and Cebu


Sep 4, 2011

American Idol Season 10 Finalists, Live in Manila, One More Date Added for “Back to Back” Concert

American Idol Season 10 Finalists, Live in Manila, One More Date Added for “Back to Back” Concert
By in Announcement, Asia, Entertainment, Music, Television 1 comment

Organizers of the American Idol Season 10 Top Finalists concert have added one more date for a “Back to Back” performance at the Smart Araneta Coliseum in Manila, Philippines due to insistent public demand. The dates are now set at September 20 & 21, 2011.


Aug 17, 2011

Paris Hilton meets Manny Pacquiao, Jinkee in Manila (Photos)

Paris Hilton meets Manny Pacquiao, Jinkee in Manila (Photos)
By in Asia, Entertainment, Hollywood, Lifestyle 1 comment

Manila, Philippines – Paris Hilton met with Manny Pacquiao and his wife Jinkee in Manila on Tuesday, August 16, 2011, as shown in the photos below. Manny Pacquiao and Paris Hilton in Manila Image Credit: ParisHilton.com As posted by Paris Hilton on her official website, the heiress said she had dinner with Filipino boxer Manny […]


Aug 15, 2011

Paris Hilton PNoy meeting not to pursue, Malacanang says

Paris Hilton PNoy meeting not to pursue, Malacanang says
By in Asia, Entertainment, Hollywood 1 comment

Updated: August 17, 2011 5:35 p.m. Read Paris Hilton meets Manny Pacquiao, Jinkee in Manila (Photos) Manila, Philippines – The rumored Paris Hilton-PNoy meeting will not pursue, with the Hollywood star arriving in Manila on Sunday night via Emirates Airways flight EK334. Paris Hilton, as she arrives in Manila Image Credit: GMANews.tv As reported at […]


Aug 14, 2011

Paris Hilton arrives in Manila, to open her shop at SM Megamall in person

Paris Hilton arrives in Manila, to open her shop at SM Megamall in person
By in Asia, Entertainment, Hollywood 2 comments

Updated: August 15, 2011 6:03 p.m. Read Paris Hilton PNoy meeting not to pursue, Malacanang says Manila, Philippines – Hollywood star and hotel heiress Paris Hilton is now in Manila and arrived at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) at around 11:00 p.m. (local time). Paris Hilton file photo Image Credit: Century Properties Facebook As […]


Aug 12, 2011

Alberto Lim resigns as Deparment of Tourism (DoT) Secretary

Alberto Lim resigns as Deparment of Tourism (DoT) Secretary
By in Announcement, Asia No comments

Manila, Philippines – Tourism Secretary Alberto Lim resigned from his post on Friday, August 12, 2011, citing personal reasons for his resignation. Alberto Lim, announcing his resignation as Deparment of Tourism (DoT) Secretary Image Credit: ANC video/ABS-CBNNews.com As shown live in local TV news before lunch that day, Alberto Lim announced his resignation as Tourism […]


Aug 11, 2011

Koko Pimentel III proclaimed as duly-elected Senator by SET, after Migz Zubiri’s resignation

Koko Pimentel III proclaimed as duly-elected Senator by SET, after Migz Zubiri’s resignation
By in Asia, Local, Politics 1 comment

Manila, Philippines – Atty. Aquilino Koko Pimentel III proclaimed as duly-elected senator on Thursday, August 11, 2011 by the Senate Electoral Tribunal (SET), following Juan Miguel Migz Zubiri’s resignation last week. Newly proclaimed Senator Koko Pimentel III (left) and former senator Migz Zubiri file photo Image Credit: GMANews.tv As announced live on local TV that […]