JAKARTA – The Philippines pulled off an unexpected four-gold medal harvest in the 18th Asian Games that came to a close on Sunday — but the improved performance was still lacking in almost all departments. The gold medals in weightlifting, golf and skateboarding placed Team Philippines at No. 19 among 37 of the 45-nation Games that […]
THE country’s pride Rachelle Ann Go was named Best Actress in a New Production or a Musical by BroadwayWorld UK — a leading theater site for West End and the UK. The news was announced in the award-giving body’s official website on Thursday (Manila time). Go reaped recognition for her role as Eliza Schuyler in […]
MANILA – Catriona Gray became the fourth Filipina to be crowned Miss Universe after she won the prestigious beauty pageant in Bangkok, Thailand on Monday. Gray redeemed herself from her runner-up finish in the 2016 Miss World by living up to the hype of her being the heavy favorite to win it all, as she prevailed […]
How the Philippines Managed to Lose a Potential World Chess Champion like Wesley So
EUGENE Torre knew instinctively there was something special about this kid competing in a 10-and-under
Young Filipina archer wins gold in US collegiate championships
Columbia University sophomore Bianca Gotuaco is the national champion for the individual recurve event, leading a Columbia sweep.
PNOY cites Chinese-Filipinos’ contributions to economic growth
Joining the celebration of the Lunar New Year, President Aquino thanked the Chinese-Filipino community for its vital contributions to the country’s resilient economic growth.
Wesley So wins Bilbao Masters
So’s victory means he returns as world number 10, according to computations at Live Chess Ratings
SEA Games: Tennis pair Huey, Dy bag 25th gold for PHL
Tennis duo Treat Huey and Denise Dy bagged the Philippines’ 25th gold medal in the Southeast Asian Games
Aquino signs law giving health insurance to all seniors
The new law removes the qualification that a senior citizen has to be an indigent before being covered by PhilHealth
Wesley So wins $100K first place at Millionaire Chess Open
LAS VEGAS , Nevada — Filipino chess grandmaster Wesley So outplayed Webster University teammate Roby Robson
Gotuaco primes up for YOG, tops US Nationals
MANILA, Philippines – Young archer Bianca Roxas-Chua Gotuaco continued to build up confidence and momentum
Sec. Petilla lauds Leyte-FFCCCII partnership
PALO, Leyte – Energy Secretary Carlos Jericho L. Petilla lauded the fruitful partnership between
FFCCCII Conducts ‘Libreng Pagamutan’ in Escalante City
Escalante City Mayor Melecio ” Beboy” Yap lauded and thanked the people behind the FFCCCII
Philippines grab two Youth Olympic Games places at Asian Championships
Today, teams won the first medals of the 2013 Asian Championships
Megan Young – Philippines – is Miss World 2013!
23 year old Megan Young was earlier this evening crowned Miss World 2013!
Chess GM Wesley So wins Phl’s first gold medal in Universiade
CEBU, Philippines – US-based Filipino chess Grandmaster Wesley So carved