• PH grants visa-free privilege to 7 more countries

    Travelers from seven more countries can now experience how fun it is in the Philippines without worry, as the government extended them visa-free privileges.

    Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom22 mins ago
    • Paul Walker's brothers in "Fast 7"

      The late Paul Walker's two brothers have been confirmed to fill in production gaps for "Fast and Furious 7"

      Cinema Online56 mins ago
      • Has Jake Cuenca found a new love?

        Jake turned to Instagram to post a photo of himself holding model Chanel Olive Thomas as she wrapped her arms around him. An earlier photo showed Chanel kissing him on the cheek as he held her arm. Both of them had their eyes closed. Not to be outdone, Chanel posted a photo of herself and Jake…

        Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
        • The Solenn Heussaff you don't know

          There's no trace of the glamorous Solenn Heussaff in the jologs lady who wears simple tees, leaves her long hair uncombed, cuts her unmanicured nails short and pops her pimples at home. Yet, they're one and the same. The difference is, Solenn dresses down when she's home and glams it up in front of…

          Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
          • Where to Eat on Your Next Tagaytay Trip

            While some Filipino families celebrate the Holy Week by visiting various churches, there are others who take the opportunity go on a family vacation. If you are one of those who are heading over to Tagaytay for a family trip, … Continue reading →

            Zomato
            • South Korea says 293 missing in ferry disaster

              SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A multi-story ferry carrying 459 people, mostly high school students on an overnight trip to a tourist island, sank off South Korea's southern coast Wednesday, leaving nearly 300 people missing despite a frantic, hours-long rescue by ships and helicopters. At least two…

              Associated Press27 mins ago
              • Combat vehicles in east Ukraine fly Russian flag

                SLOVYANSK, Ukraine (AP) — A column of armored personnel carriers flying Russian flags drove into a Ukrainian city controlled by pro-Russia demonstrators on Wednesday. Some of the troops aboard said they were Ukrainian soldiers who had switched allegiance.

                Associated Press55 mins ago
                • No point in faking orgasm, study suggests

                  Men and women in committed relationships have fairly accurate assessments of their partners' pleasure, according to a recent study out of the University of Waterloo in Canada. However, according to the study published in the April issue of the Archives of Sexual Behavior, men and women are…

                  AFP Relax
                  • Female CEO Shares the Email She'll Never Forget

                    As CEO of tech startup Locket, Yunha Kim often sends out emails to potential employees to ask if they'd be interested in meeting with her about a work opportunity or available position at her company. And although she's professional in sending out these emails, not everyone is professional in how…

                    Healthy Living
                    • Geologic Wonder: See the Grand Canyon from Space

                      Helicopter tours of the Grand Canyon can provide a bird's-eye view of the iconic landmark. But that's nothing compared to what astronauts see as they zip over northern Arizona in the International Space Station. In a new image taken from orbit, the Grand Canyon is visible slicing through the Kaibab…

                      LiveScience.com
                      • A look at the NBA playoff picture

                        A look at where things stand in the NBA playoff picture, with one day remaining in the regular season:

                        Associated Press
                        • If filed, plane lawsuits might not get heard in US

                          Since Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 went missing, some lawyers have claimed they can get several millions of dollars in damages for each lost passenger by taking the cases to the United States. But past ...

                          Associated Press40 mins ago
                          • 2014 Holy Week mall schedule

                            Before you head for the mall or the grocery during the Holy Week, consult this guide.

                            Yahoo SHE
                            • [Street Fashion] Street Styles in Gangnam, Seoul

                              [by Cho Suyoun] In the beginning of April, bntnews spotted some stylish ...

                              bnt news33 mins ago
                              • Jackie Rice wants projects, not fame

                                Kapuso actress and former Starstruck contestant Jackie Rice wants to prove that she’s more than just a pretty face by winning acting recognitions someday.

                                Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
                                • Troop carriers enter east Ukraine town bearing Russian, separatist flags

                                  By Thomas Grove SLAVIANSK Ukraine (Reuters) - Six armoured troop carriers entered the eastern Ukrainian town of Slaviansk on Wednesday carrying the Russian national flag and the banner of pro-Russian separatists, a Reuters eyewitness said. The vehicles stopped outside the town's city hall which has…

                                  Reuters
                                  • Aya Saber can't wait to "welcome" Ana Julaton to the world of MMA

                                    Egyptian kickboxer Aya Saeid Saber says she her moment for redemption will not be ruined by the Filipina boxing sensation Ana Julaton.

                                    One FC24 mins ago
                                    • China Film takes 1st stake in Hollywood movies

                                      HONG KONG (AP) — China's state-owned film distributor is making its first investment in Hollywood movies by taking a stake in two Legendary Entertainment productions.

                                      Associated Press
                                      • A peek into Philippines culture: what foreign investors and startups need to know

                                        The “Culture” section in the World Startup Wiki aims to help foreign entrepreneurs, companies, and investors understand the market and see if the Philippines is an ideal business location for them.

                                        Tech in Asia
                                        • Breakfast Are For Losers

                                          These track stars run like the wind, but eat just like us… almost.

                                          Makansutra