Good deeds such as generosity are taught by people around us, by our family, friends, co-workers, pastors and even strangers. Basically, there are two ways an act is taught, by words and living by example. If we are taught generosity at a young age, it would be a breeze doing it now. But in orderRead More
Are you a PLDT and Smart subscriber and have experienced downtimes in your internet and cellphone calls and text? Some users have complained that they could not contact other subscribers from other cellphone networks. Today, PLDT and Smart Communications have released an advisory explaining happened the past few days. PLDT and Smart Network Advisory WeRead More
The usual Christmas tv commercial is about a scene of a complete and visibly happy family, but Selecta Ice Cream chose the path few brands dare to take. I don’t want to say more about the specifics or I would spoil the excitement, just watch the video below.
George Michael, 53 years old, formerly of Wham!, has died peacefully at home. There is no indication of any untoward circumstances surrounding his death, police said. Michael, whose real name is Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou, was born in London, became popular in the 1980s with Andrew Ridgeley in their Wham! duo. The duo’s was also famousRead More
The Inquirer reported that at least 12 people have been injured in the parking lot of Sto. Nino Parish church in Midsayap, North Cotabato in the middle of a Simbang Gabi Mass. According to some witnesses, a grenade was thrown beside a police patrol car in the church parking lot, about 30 meters away fromRead More
Another popular Filipino dish is lumpiang shanghai or lumpia shanghai. Although this dish is not a Filipino original, it originated in China. Was handed down through migration of some Chinese to the Philippines in the past centuries. Not only this is popular here in the Philippines, but also in other countries, most especially the UnitedRead More
A deep sea fisherman from Russia, who is active in Twitter regularly posts photos of his unusual catch. I’m not so sure if these fish, eel or whatever those are are good to eat. They look like characters from Silent Hill or the Alien movies. Here are more of Roman Fedortsov’s images below, enjoy theRead More
Senator Win Gatchalian’s Christmas greetings sent through a text message didn’t sit well for one recipient. The receiver of the text took to Facebook to vent his ire. “Senator Win Gatchalian Thank you for the greeting but please stop #Spamming everyone. I’ve gotten 3 in last week alone. You should have spent your SMS campaignRead More
Fans of Erwan Heussaff and Anne Curtis where in for a surprise what appears to be usual travel diary video of the YouTube star, he wily embedded at the last scene their engagement proposal.
Drool and feast your eyes on various El Nido beaches and magnificent scenery. I have not personally visited this paradise in the Philippines yet, hopefully, next year perhaps? The first video is from GoGarr, shot with a GoPro camera, it also has drone images as well, and it’s awesome. The second video is from MartinRead More
I was in Iligan City when Typhoon Sendong (international name: Washi) happened in December 17, 2011. Although, me and my family were not directly affected by the typhoon, we were about 5 to 8 kilometers away from the center of devastation. The heavy rain started the night before, December 16. The deadly flood were alreadyRead More
The Professional Regulation Commission has released the names of 6,836 new nurses out of 14,322 passed the November 2016 Nurse Licensure Examination held in cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga. The registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card (ID) and Certificate of RegistrationRead More
Former President Manuel L. Quezon was the most popular political personality during his time. Making the present President Rodrigo Duterte’s popularity pales in comparison. Almost every city in the Philippines has the Quezon surname – Quezon Avenue, Quezon St, Quezon Memorial Hospital and many more. 1. The Most Popular President. The Baler, Quezon born garneredRead More
Here’s a short video of my trip along the Manila-Cavite Expressway or more popularly known as the Coastal Road or simply “Coastal”.
The death penalty has finally been restored in the Philippines on Wednesday, December 7 by the House Justice committee with 12-6-1 votes. The death penalty was last abolished in 2006 during president Gloria Arroyo’s term. This is how House Justice Committee voted: In favor Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas, Ilocos Norte 1st District Deputy Speaker FredenilRead More
Buying in traditional stores such as malls can be discomforting because of long lines of people. That’s why some are buying their gifts for Christmas on the internet. There is also an increasing Filipinos who purchase items online, and one of the sites they frequently go to is Lazada. Lazada will also be having aRead More
Probably, my last 6 flights has always been with Philippine Airlines or PAL. The reason primarily is service – the lesser postponed flights compared to other airlines. And of course, the food! Even if I often buy economy tickets, it always gives me a moment of anticipation every time the snack or lunch is served.Read More