5 Lanao Norte villages to hold special elections

TANGKAL, Lanao del Norte – Five barangays (villages) of Tangkal municipality in Lanao del Norte are holding their special elections today after a failure of election had been declared by the Commission on Elections (Comelec) during the May 13 polls.

Based on the final instructions from Comelec Manila, barangays Lindongan, Pelingkingan and Somiorang will be clustered in Somiorang while Tangkal proper and Lamaosa will be clustered in Tangkal proper. Continue reading “5 Lanao Norte villages to hold special elections”

Batuhan files disqualification complaint vs Abellanosa

EVEN before he can assume office on July 1, Cebu City’s south district congressman-elect Rodrigo “Bebot” Abellanosa is facing a disqualification case before the Commission on Elections (Comelec).

He is accused of unlawful electioneering, vote buying and illegal use of publication or survey. Read the rest of this entry

Vice Ganda apologizes to Jessica Soho

MANILA – Comedian Vice Ganda has apologized to GMA news anchor Jessica Soho during the former’s noontime program Showtime on Wednesday. Vice said on Wednesday that he called Soho earlier today to apologize. Read more [View the story “Netizens on Vice Ganda’s public apology ” on Storify]

Justin Bieber investigated for reckless driving

CALABASAS, California — Los Angeles County Sheriff’s detectives are investigating Justin Bieber for reckless driving after witnesses, including former National Football League star Keyshawn Johnson, complained. Sheriff’s spokesman Steve Whitmore said at 8 p.m. Monday, Bieber allegedly drove his white Ferrari at freeway speeds in his north Los Angeles County gated community. Read more

Sunshine and Angelika’s confrontation in Mundo Mo’y Akin

TENSION and drama escalate in GMA Network’s Mundo Mo’y Akin as the character of Sunshine Dizon continues to wrestle with her conscience if she will confess the truth to Darlene (Lauren Young) and Ziggy (Gabby Eigenmann). Perlita (Sunshine) is very upset with Rodora/Giselle (Angelika dela Cruz) for deceiving her and she feels robbed over all

Vice Ganda slammed over ‘rape joke’ about Jessica Soho

COMEDIAN Vice Ganda drew criticisms from netizens on Tuesday after his “cruel” joke about GMA news anchor Jessica Soho, during the comedian’s “I-Vice Ganda Mo ‘Ko sa Araneta” concert last May 17. During his concert at the Araneta Coliseum, Vice Ganda made fun of Soho’s weight and “joked that if Jessica Soho were a bold

Vice Ganda slammed over ‘rape joke’ about Jessica Soho

COMEDIAN Vice Ganda drew criticisms from netizens on Tuesday after his “cruel” joke about GMA news anchor Jessica Soho, during the comedian’s “I-Vice Ganda Mo ‘Ko sa Araneta” concert last May 17. During his concert at the Araneta Coliseum, Vice Ganda made fun of Soho’s weight and “joked that if Jessica Soho were a bold

Kickstart holds symposium on the journey of new tech businesses

SIX technopreneurs under the mentorship of incubator-accelerator Kickstart Ventures, Inc. shared their startup experiences with a group of 80 post-graduate university students and professors during a symposium at the UP-Ayala Land Technohub to encourage more individuals to bring their tech-based business ideas to life. The symposium was organized by Kickstart, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Globe, …