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WATCH: Mandy Moore Performs ‘Only Hope’ For the First Time in 18 Years

It’s been 18 years since A Walk to Remember tore our hearts into pieces and made us cry buckets. Since then, star Mandy Moore has never sung the emotionally moving song she performed in the movie. I’m talking, of course, about “Only Hope” which her character Jamie sings at a school play to her love interest Landon […]

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson moved to ICU after COVID-19 symptoms worsen

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to the ICU after his  COVID-19 symptoms have worsened. This is 11 days after it was revealed that the Prime Minister tested positive for the virus. (ALSO READ: Government fast tracks new COVID-19 quarantine facilities) When he was first rushed to the hospital, his office clarified that his admission […]

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Japan commits nearly $1 trillion for relief package amid COVID-19 pandemic

Japan has committed approximately $1 trillion in relief aid to protect its economy from the havoc caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe said on Monday that the Japanese government is allocating 108 trillion yen ($989 billion) relief package, which is a huge amount that is equal to nearly 20% of the country’s […]

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Cavite mayor donates salary for the year for COVID-19 fight

As the fight against the spread of the new coronavirus continues, government officials are stepping up. Aside from the daily efforts they provide in ensuring safety in the community, many officials have already pledged their salaries for the month in the bid to contain the virus. President Rodrigo Duterte has already pledged his one-month salary […]

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8 newly-released albums you can listen to during quarantine

With the quarantine imposed, some of us who are privileged enough to stay at home are probably looking for something to do. Many people result to binge-watching shows on Netflix. But let’s be honest, it does get to a point where you feel like there’s nothing new to watch anymore. And if you’re like me, […]

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“Tiger King” is Rumored to Return, but One Key Cast Member is Not Joining

The month-long quarantine gave us time to catch up on our Netflix shows. One of the series we’re watching now is the true crime docu-series Tiger King. In the seven-part series, we see the crazy feud between zookeepers in the US that ended in an arrest and a slew of conspiracies. There’s a rumor going around that […]

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Daily production of 10,000 PPEs for health workers to start after Holy Week

Due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus, there has been a shortage in Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) for frontliners and health workers. As such, Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles announced that local garment factories will start the daily production of 10,000 medical-grade PPEs after Holy Week. Nograles pointed out that member companies of the Confederation […]

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Loved “Tiger King”? There’s Going to be a Documentary Focusing on Carole Baskin’s Husband

If you had time to catch up on your Netflix shows during the month-long quarantine, chances are, you’ve seen or at least heard about the true crime docu-series Tiger King. In the seven-part series, we see the crazy feud between zookeepers in the US that ended in an arrest and a slew of conspiracies. One […]

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‘IP Man 4: The Finale’ Makes a Strong Statement against Racism

Donnie Yen‘s character ages gracefully as he plays the titular character in this final installment of ‘Ip Man’. In ‘Ip Man 4: The Finale’, Ip Man makes a life-threatening discovery about himself that leads us through a final adventure of this well-loved film series. This discovery sends him to the United States to reunite with […]

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Should China be Sued for the Coronavirus Outbreak?

In thee ‘Coronavirus Compensation?’ report, the Henry Jackson Society states that China has to compensate around $6.5 trillion due to the Chinese Communist Party’s (CCP) negligence that caused the coronavirus to spread. Had they provided accurate information on the outbreak earlier, the UK-based think thank stated, the infection wouldn’t have left their country. Even after […]

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Tourist Sites in China are Packed After Lockdown

Over the weekend, huge amounts of people visited popular tourist sites in China despite health authorities warning about the risk that the coronavirus pandemic still poses over the country. Photos taken of Huangshan Mountain Park in Anhui show thousands of people crammed together hoping to enjoy outdoor experiences after being locked down for months. According […]

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A Love Letter to Ebe Dancel’s Music

Ebe Dancel is a name that we’ve heard so many times during music festivals, gigs, and that guy from the band Sugarfree. This guy has been in the music industry for 20 years now. Some of the Gen Z kids may not know this guy, but boomers and millennials know him very well. I first […]

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Zoom CEO Addresses Security and Privacy Concerns of Its Users

With cities all over the globe going into lockdown and the movement of people becoming more and more restricted, there has been a scramble to achieve connectivity with others despite everything. This is easily seen in the new-found popularity of video conferencing app, Zoom. (WHO recommends playing video games to cope with isolation during COVID-19 […]

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TESDA Offers Online Courses Amid Enhanced Community Quarantine

The Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) reiterated its offer of an online program as different parts of the country undergo enhanced community quarantine. The agency earlier suspended its classes in adherence to quarantine guidelines. In order to maintain social distancing, TESDA has instead moved focus to its online courses. (Learn photography/videography during quarantine […]

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Ramon Ang Donates Php 100 Million On Top of SMC’s Php 800 Million Aid

President and Chief Operating Officer of San Miguel Corporation Ramon Ang has made a personal donation of Php 100 million to aid in the fight against the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. This is in addition to SMC’s aid which has already surpassed Php 800 million in value. (San Miguel To Continue Food Production 24/7, […]

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1-month-old baby tests positive for COVID-19 in Bataan

Bataan’s local officials announced on Sunday that a 1-month-old baby boy from the town of Mariveles has tested positive for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). (Governor: 1-year-old baby who tested positive for COVID-19 now recovering) Governor Albert Garcia said that the baby is the latest COVID-19 patient in the province. Bataan has recorded 21 other confirmed […]

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LISTEN: Ben&Ben Wrote A New Song While in Quarantine, and We’re Already Crying

Ready your hearts and tissues because a new Ben&Ben song is coming our way soon! In a tweet, the band revealed that they wrote their new song, titled “nakikinig ka ba sa akin?” while in quarantine amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Vocalist Paolo Benjamin later uploaded a video of himself singing an acoustic version […]

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President Duterte Addresses Possibility of Extending Luzon Lockdown

President Rodrigo Duterte addressed the public late Monday night in a press conference. He touched on, among other subjects, the possibility of extending the lockdown currently taking place in Luzon. (Ramon Ang Explains Why He Supports the Extension of the Enhanced Community Quarantine) President Duterte mentioned that the government is “inclined” to extend the lockdown […]

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LOOK: This lolo went around giving households and strangers cookies

In these trying times, it touches our hearts to hear of any story of generosity. Whether it’s reaching out to those who’ve been affected by the virus or aiding front liners and health workers, we generally feel warmed by these stories of giving what we can to those who need it. If you love those […]

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Timotheé Chalamet and Armie Hammer are both starring in the Call Me By Your Name sequel

If you loved the critically-acclaimed film Call Me by Your Name, here’s something to be happy about: main actors Timotheé Chalamet and Armie Hammer are both returning to star in the film’s sequel. (ALSO READ: LOOK: We Got to Experience ‘Call Me by Your Name’ Scored by a Live Orchestra) Released in 2017, Call Me by Your Name follows the […]

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