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LISTEN: Ja Rule Just Released a New Song Called ‘FYRE’

Almost three years since the Fyre Festival fiasco and a month since it was confirmed that co-founder Ja Rule was cleared of any wrongdoing, the rapper released a new song on his Instagram which talks about the failed event. View this post on Instagram A post shared by JaRule (@jarule) on Dec 9, 2019 at […]

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Heart Evangelista Shares Message For Her Late Baby: “Today was your birthday”

Heart Evangelista and Senator Chiz Escudero announced last May 2018 that they were expecting. “The greatest of blessings all in God’s perfect timing! Our beautiful family just got a little bigger,” Heart had written in an Instagram post. Unfortunately, she revealed in a later post that they lost one of the twins they were expecting […]

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Filipinos May Finally Have Access To A 3-Day Visa-Free Stay In South Korea For 2020

Yonhap News, a government-funded South Korean news agency, reported the happy news that South Korea would be allowing visa-less foreigners to stay up to 72 hours at regional airports. (South Korea Bucket List: Top 10 Must-Visit Destinations) In a bid to increase tourism in the country’s lesser-visited regions, the country’s government officials met to discuss […]

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Simbang Gabi 2019 Schedules Across Metro Manila

December 16 marked the official start of the Philippines’ traditional Simbang Gabi. A 9-day devotional series of masses leading up to Christmas, it is a popular celebration of the holiday season by Catholics and Aglipayans. And it’s also a great excuse to bond with family and friends over bibingka and hot chocolate afterward. (Pope Francis Shares […]

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PSA: Here Are The MRT And LRT Schedules For The Holidays

The Metro Rail Transit (MRT-3), Light Rail Transit-1 (LRT1), and Light Rail Transit-2 (LRT2) have all announced their operating schedules this Christmas season. (Simbang Gabi 2019 Schedules Across Metro Manila) The MRT released the following schedule for December 16 to January 3: North Avenue Station Dec. 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 26, […]

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Here’s Why The Internet Is Going Crazy Over Kumail Nanjiani’s Marvel Makeover

Comedian Kumail Nanjiani may be best known for his role on Silicon Valley as a techy nerd but that’s soon about to change. His upcoming role in Marvel’s Eternals spells out a change in how audiences will recognize him — and not just because of the Marvel effect. Kumail’s own efforts into preparing for the role have […]

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Quentin Tarantino Confirms That Kill Bill: Volume 3 Is “Definitely In The Cards”

Fans of the auteur have long been worried that his plans to direct only 10 films would derail the continuation of The Bride’s tale, but those fears can now be laid to rest. (‘Once Upon a Time in Hollywood’ is a Love letter to Film-Making) In an interview with Andy Cohen on SiriusXM Radio last December 9, […]

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Regine Velasquez Fights Back Against Sarah Geronimo’s Fans Accusing Her of ‘Credit-Grabbing’

Excitement and celebration for the upcoming concert of Regine Velasquez and Sarah Geronimo quickly turned sour as fans of Sarah G began to accuse Regine of taking all the credit for the almost sold-out show. View this post on Instagram A post shared by VIVA Live, Inc. (@vivaliveofficial) on Dec 9, 2019 at 2:05am PST […]

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Miss Universe Philippines Applications Are Now Open For 2020 Candidates

“The first step for an empowered, confident, and beautiful Filipina to conquer the Universe begins today.” Miss Universe Philippines group announced on their official Facebook page this December 16 that the search for its 2020 candidates is on. Interested individuals need only download the application form and properly fill it out before submitting to contact@­missuniverseph.com […]

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Michelle Madrigal Opens Up About Having Her Breast Implants Removed

Former-actress and current-fitness enthusiast Michelle Madrigal recently underwent an explant surgery. She shared her plans to have her breast implants removed last December 4 and explained that they no longer serve her and her lifestyle. Michelle documented the day of her explant surgery and bared her journey for us all to watch. She uploaded the […]

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Pope Francis Shares Special Simbang Gabi Message To Filipinos: “Be smugglers of faith”

For the first time in history, a Pope has led the Philippines’ traditional Simbang Gabi at the center of the Catholic faith. (Pope Francis wears coat with anime of his face during Japan visit) Although Simbang Gabi has already been celebrated 4 times at the Vatican, Pope Francis is the only Pope to have presided […]

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Mariah Carey’s ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’ Is Finally A No. 1 Hit After 25 Years

We all know the song, we’ve all heard it played on the radio or in the mall or during a Christmas party, so this may come as a surprise but Mariah Carey’s All I Want For Christmas Is You has never actually been Billboard Hot 100’s top hit. This year, that’s finally changed. (Mariah Carey’s ‘All I […]

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Here’s Why PewDiePie Is Taking A Break From YouTube In 2020

Swedish vlogger Felix Kjellberg, better known as PewDiePie, recently announced a hiatus from YouTube. With over 100 million subscribers, he is one of the platform’s largest stars. He has been known as a controversial figure due to some remarks which have been seen as racist. In light of this, PewDiePie decided to take a break […]

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After successful rehab of Boracay and Palawan, Baguio is next

After the successful rehabilitation of Boracay and ongoing efforts in Palawan and other beach destinations, Baguio City is next on the government’s crosshair. The Summer Capital of the country might undergo efforts to transform it into a “smart city.” Mayor Benjamin Magalong with the unified help of the city government has prohibited the cutting of […]

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Made to Order and Rental Gowns? RoyAnne Camillia is a One Stop Shop for Your Next Formal

Written by Oriana Cuenca Men are lucky. During every single formal event, all they need is that one black suit and they’re good to go. For extra special evenings, there might be a change in tie color or a new pair of cuff links. Women, however, do not get to enjoy the convenience of men’s […]

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Cristine Reyes Responds to Animal Cruelty Allegations After What She Did in Finland

Cristine Reyes has been posting a lot of updates on her ongoing vacation with daughter Amarah on her Instagram account, but a few couldn’t help but express their concern over a particular activity that the mom-and-daughter duo did during their trip to Finland. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Twitter @cristinereyesss (@cristinereyes) […]

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Aga Muhlach Says He’s ‘Textmates’ with Original ‘Miracle in Cell No. 7’ Star

As the premiere date of the local adaptation of well-loved Korean Drama film Miracle in Cell No. 7 draws near, Aga Muhlach has let us in on a little secret: he has been in constant communication with the original Korean star of the movie, Ryu Seung-Ryong. Aga revealed this during a press conference for the film held […]

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BTS’ V Speaks Up About Fans Who Invade Their Privacy

BTS is one of the most famous K-Pop groups out there at the moment. So, when there was a live broadcast on Naver’s live stream service V Live recently, ARMYs jumped at the chance to ask BTS’ V some of their most burning questions. (In case you don’t know who he is, read this: Who […]

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LOOK: There’s a Huge Drone Show in Manila to Celebrate the Release of Ryan Reynolds’ New Movie

In case you didn’t know, Ryan Reynolds is starring in a new movie out on Netflix called ‘6 Underground’, which introduces a new kind of action hero. Without giving too much away, the movie basically revolves around six people from all around the world who come together to change the future. Watch the trailer here: […]

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Ryan Reynolds who? I loved ‘6 Underground’ because of Dave Franco!

There’s a new Michael Bay film on Netflix and Ryan Reynolds is all people are talking about. The movie is about a tech billionaire (of course, played by Reynolds) who faked his death and recruits a team of international operatives for a mission to take down a dictator. Watch the trailer here: As you may […]

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