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Rise of the Icons: An All-Female Dance Showcase

This year, one of the biggest gathering of strong women will be seen at the RISE of the Icons: An All-Female Dance Showcase happening on December 1, 2019 at Power Mac Center Spotlight, Makati City. The team behind RISE consists of experienced dancers with different backgrounds; from hip hop, dancehall, popping, voguing and more which […]

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K-pop stars Jung Joon-young and Choi Jong-hoon Sentenced To Prison For Sexual Assault

South Korean K-pop singer-songwriter Jung Joon-young and musician Choi Jong-hoon were convicted of gang rape on November 29. They have been sentenced to 6 and 5 years respectively for gang-raping two drunk and unconscious women on two different occasions.  The crimes took place in 2016.  (This is why we have to let people come out […]

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Judy Ann Santos Wins at 41st Cairo International Film Festival

Brillante Mendoza’s Mindanao with Judy Ann Santos is surely for International quality as Judy Ann Santos takes home the Best Actress award at the Cairo International Film Festival. The movie is also an official entry to the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) in December 2019. It’s only the 2nd time that a Filipina won the […]

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Here’s Everything Wrong With The Elcano and Magellan Movie (So Far)

When it first came out that a Spanish-made movie about the travels of Magellan would premiere in the Philippines people were more than just upset about it — they were downright angry. They deplored its very existence for seemingly glorifying a voyage that would eventually lead to the Philippines’ colonization. And colonization is, of course, […]

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LOOK: John Lloyd Cruz Looks Dapper in Vhong Navarro’s Wedding

After debuting a new look for an endorsement of a clothing brand, John Lloyd Cruz made another appearance sporting a beard-free and dapper look. This time it’s for the wedding of Vhong Navarro to his now-wife Tanya Bautista. Fellow guests Dr. Vicki Belo and Ryan Bang shared photos and videos of the former actor looking […]

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WATCH: Vhong Navarro Performs with the Streetboys at His Wedding!

Back then, the Streetboys were the guys to be — a group of handsome, talented, and wholesome dancers that inspired an entire nation to get up on their feet and bust out their moves. The group launched several of their members to stardom: Spencer Reyes, Danilo Barrios, and of course, Jhong Hilario and Vhong Navarro […]

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Enchong Dee Celebrates Birthday in Batangas to Plant Trees

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Enchong Dee (@mr_enchongdee) on Nov 27, 2019 at 9:41pm PST To celebrate his 31st birthday, actor and athlete Enchong Dee did something different. Instead of throwing a party, he woke up early in the morning to plant trees with actress Ria Atayde and his fan club […]

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LOOK: Catriona Gray Spends Thanksgiving Preparing Meals for Sick People

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Catriona Gray (@catriona_gray) on Nov 28, 2019 at 8:27am PST Catriona Gray made her Thanksgiving more meaningful by spending it with sick people in New York City. The Miss Universe volunteered at the God’s Love We Deliver, where she helped prepare meals for those with serious […]

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LOOK: Fire Breaks Out in a Residential Area in Mandaluyong City

A residential fire was reported in Martinez St., Brgy. Addition Hills, Mandaluyong City at around 3PM today (November 29, 2019). According to CNN Philippines, the Bureau of Fire Protection or BFP Metro Manila says that as of 4:25PM, about an hour after the fire broke, it has been raised to Task Force ALPHA or the […]

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7 Trending Wedding Hairstyles

Just like every other aspect in wedding planning, you will want to not only get things right for the time of year and hopefully your budget, but also with the ever-changing trends. From wedding décor to entertainment, bridal gowns and wedding ceremonies, everything changes over time. Bridal hairstyles are not excluded from this list, and […]

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It Might Soon Be Your Last Chance To Take A Selfie At The Trevi Fountain

If you’ve ever dreamt of visiting the old city of Rome and standing with your back to the Trevi fountain as you toss a coin in the hopes of seeing a wish come true then you might want to speed up your plans. According to CNN, a local politician has put forward a proposal to […]

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UNKNWN Takes The Next Step With UNKNWN.Fiesta

UNKNWN is a community and music-driven event experience established 2016 in Manila, Philippines. Having started with intimate parties around the city and now evolving into an annual music festival, UNKNWN.FIESTA is a platform geared toward further growing the community around dance music events.   UNKNWN.FIESTA aims to celebrate Filipino heritage and culture through merging local […]

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Filipino Hard Rock Band TALATA Releases Their Most Potent Single To Date, “Confession”

Thriving on explosive live sets, a hardworking band ethic, and defying the odds of both time and musical trends, local hard rock band TALATA is firing on all cylinders with their latest single “Confession,” which is available now on all digital music platforms and streaming sites. The track, which is packed tightly with high octane guitar […]

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MANILA UNCORKED 2019 and 8th Southeast Asia Sommelier Competition

This 2019, The Philippine Sommelier Association, in partnership with dusitD2 The Fort, Manila as the official residence, Vintec and Cellar Solutions as the official wine preservation partners, and Schott Zwiesel distributed by Garden Barn Inc. as the official glass sponsor, will be unfolding two very momentous wine events in the Philippines – Manila Uncorked 2019, […]

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LOOK: Vhong Navarro is Now Married!

Vhong Navarro is now married to his longtime girlfriend Tanya Bautista! The actor-host had an intimate ceremony with his girlfriend of 11 years on Thursday, November 28, in Kyoto, Japan surrounded by family and friends. Check out the stunning official photos from My Metro Photo. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Metrophoto […]

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You Can Now Buy a Bretman Rock Edition of the ‘What Do You Meme’ Card Game

Are you and your friends a fan of Filipino-American YouTuber, makeup guru, coconut water aficionado, turtle lover, mascara reviewer, and social media personality Bretman Rock? Then this game is perfect for you! View this post on Instagram A post shared by Bretman (Da Baddest) Rock (@bretmanrock) on Sep 9, 2019 at 7:45pm PDT Bretman has […]

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Taylor Swift Releases ‘First Dance’ Version of ‘Lover’ So You Can Add it to Your Wedding Playlist

Taylor Swift’s “Lover” just got much more romantic with this new version! The 29-year-old songstress released a brand new version of her new album’s title track following her recent 2019 American Music Awards (AMAs) performance. The new version, described to be a “First Dance Remix,” features an orchestral accompaniment and a slower track. True to […]

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Two cats reportedly fell from the 31st floor of a building in Makati

Animal Rescue PH, an independent volunteer and indigent animal rescuer from Manila, posted on their Facebook Page last Tuesday (November 26, 2019) regarding these cats that were found on the side of a high-rise building in Makati with the caption, “RIP FOR THE 2 CATS IN MAKATI.” RIP FOR THE 2 CATS IN MAKATI 😭😭😭 […]

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LOOK: Recycled plastics used for this road in the Philippines

Recycled plastics are being used already in many applications to help curb the problem of plastic wastes. Apparently, only 10% of the plastics produced since 1950s have been recycled. Now, with more applications, it might be feasible to jack up that number. In the Philippines, a use for recycled plastics that has been revealed recently […]

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#WalangPasok: Class suspensions due to SEA Games 2019

In lieu of the country’s hosting of the Southeast Asian Games 2019 (SEA Games 2019), several schools announced class suspensions on December 2 to 7. Earlier, Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) spokesperson Assistant Secretary Celine Pialago said they recommended class suspensions from December 2 to 6 in seven schools in Manila in regards to the […]

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