• The Top 10 Richest People In The Philippines 2015

    This 2015, there have been a few shakeups in the top 10 richest people in the Philippines, and some changes in net worth. Henry Sy of SM Investments Corporation consolidates his status as the richest person in the Philippines for the seventh year in a row, with his net worth increasing by ten…

    iMoney Philippines
    • PNP: Floyd camp charging P.2 M for pay-per-view

      The camp of Floyd Mayweather is reportedly charging the Philippine National Police P200,000 for a pay-per-view deal of his fight with Manny Pacquiao, a PNP official said yesterday. Director Danilo Constantino, the PNP’s Chief Directorial Staff, said the cost of the pay-per-view for the fight makes…

      Philippine Star
      • Revilla accounts frozen, but only P291,205 left

        The Sandiganbayan has effectively frozen the existing bank accounts of detained Sen. Ramon Revilla Jr., who is facing plunder charges for alleged involvement in the pork barrel scam. However, the anti-graft court found out that the accounts contained

        Philippine Star
        • After tasting power, former Egyptian president Mursi awaits sentencing

          Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Mursi will stand in a court cage on Tuesday as a judge announces his fate nearly three years after he was declared Egypt's first freely elected president. The fall of veteran autocrat Hosni Mubarak in 2011 paved the way for what was unthinkable for decades – the…

          Reuters
          • Little guys will need to come up big for Celtics, Mavs

            While LeBron James and his star-studded supporting cast were firing away at underdog Boston in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference playoff series, the smallest guy on the court for the Celtics was putting up the biggest fight. In the first playoff game of his career, 5-foot-9 Isaiah Thomas went…

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            • Zayn Malik Breaks Twitter Silence

              Rest easy, Directioners. Zayn Malik is getting by with a little help from his friends. The departed One Direction member broke his Twitter silence on Monday – his first Tweet since leaving the band in March – offering his appreciation to those who have supported him over the past few weeks.

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              • Hong Kong lawmaker rapped for 'racist' views on maids' sex lives

                A senior Hong Kong politician is under fire after she accused some Filipina domestic helpers of seducing their male employers, in comments branded "racist" and "offensive" by critics. There are 300,000 maids in Hong Kong, mostly from the Philippines and Indonesia, with concern growing among rights…

                AFP News
                • Manipur hit by bird flu, culling of poultry begins

                  Imphal, Apr. 21 (ANI): Culling and burial of poultry livestock has begun in Manipur following an outbreak of bird flu or Avian Influenza. The state government officially confirmed the outbreak of the flu through a notification issued on Sunday, and

                  ANI
                  • Binay daughter says VP a unifying leader

                    In a letter to The STAR, the daughter of Vice President Jejomar Binay said she only gave her personal view in an interview on a television show, and it was not intended to reflect the sentiment of her father and her family. “I was speaking only for myself when I answered Ms. Pinky Webb’s question…

                    Philippine Star
                    • Ariana Grande & Big Sean Split!

                      Were the last eight months Ariana Grande and Big Sean's "Best Mistake"? The singer, 21, and the rapper, 27, have split, Access Hollywood has confirmed. Back in October, Ariana confirmed their relationship in an interview with The Telegraph, where she also raved about her then-boyfriend.

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                      • Budol-budol, dugo-dugo scams now online

                        Authorities warned the public yesterday to be more careful in dealing with people they meet online as the “budol-budol” and “dugo-dugo” gangs have expanded their deceptive operations on social media. Senior Inspector Robert Reyes, assistant chief of the Philippine National Police’s Anti-Cybercrime…

                        Philippine Star
                        • McDonald's faces 'cockroach burger' claim in New Zealand

                          Fast food giant McDonald's said Monday it was aware of a New Zealand woman's allegation she found a half-eaten cockroach in a hamburger bought at one of its South Island restaurants. Annah Sophia Stevenson told Fairfax New Zealand that she bought a Big Mac meal on Saturday night then found the…

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                          • Sony unveils new Xperia phone even as it retrenches in mobile

                            Sony Corp on Monday unveiled a new high-end Xperia handset featuring an aluminium frame and a 5.2-inch screen, showing it is still in the smartphone race even as it scales down its struggling mobile operations. Sony said the Xperia Z4 would be available in Japan around the middle of the year,…

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                            • Mindoro governor gets 10 years over P2.5-M loan

                              The Sandiganbayan yesterday sentenced Oriental Mindoro Gov. Alfonso Umali Jr. to 10 years in prison for his involvement in a P2.5-million transaction made 21 years ago. The Sandiganbayan said the respondents violated the Local Government Code when they used the money to repair, operate and maintain…

                              Philippine Star
                              • "Everything comes from above," says world's oldest living person

                                Jeralean Talley, the world's oldest-known living person, will celebrate her 116th birthday in Detroit next month thanking God for her longevity. Born on May 23, 1899, Talley climbed to the top of a list kept by the Gerontology Research Group, which validates the ages of the world's longest-living…

                                Reuters
                                • China Is Full Of Lee Min Ho Fever

                                  As soon as he finished the event, he headed off to the airport and many fans waited for Lee Min Ho. Despite of these inconveniences, many Chinese firms still want Lee Min Ho for their advertisements. Meanwhile, Lee Min Ho is reviewing his next works.

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                                  • Warriors beat Pelicans 97-87 to take 2-0 series lead

                                    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr likes to say his team teeters on "explosive and careless" basketball, pulling off an astonishing play one moment and a perplexing one the next. Klay Thompson scored 26 points, Stephen Curry had 22 points and six assists and the Warriors regrouped from an early…

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                                    • New 'Jurassic World' Trailer

                                      Velociraptors ain't got nothin' on "Jurassic World's" new mother of all dinosaurs! A genetically modified dinosaur, Indominus Rex (that will "kill anything that moves"), takes center stage in the latest preview, proving once again that no one should eff

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