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Manila Mayor Isko Moreno advised millennials who have just received their diplomas to temper their expectations of how true life operates and acknowledge failures to prevent falling into the depression pits. Moreno — a former scavenger who rose to stardom and ultimately rises to the greatest position of power in the capital city — said his life tale demonstrates that hardships should not be used to explain depression or worse

Christine Alladois on a roll

Christine Alladois on a roll. Aside from being part of “The Prince of Egypt”‘s 2020 West End adaptation, the Filipina singer is set to star in Rodgers ‘ UK premiere and “Cinderella” by Hammerstein. She will take on Ella’s leading position in the Cadogan Hall semi-stage show on 20 October. Cedric Neal, Jac Yarrow, Jodie Jacobs, Dean John-Wilson, Dianne Pilkington, Zoe Rainey join her in the group. WhatsOnStage has defined

Michelle Dee

Model Michelle Dee will be on the Miss World 2019 pageant in London, UK, representing the Philippines. Dee was appointed Miss World Philippines at the Araneta Coliseum in Quezon City on Sunday at the coronation night of the pageant. Katrina Llegado (Miss Reina Hispanoamericana Filipinas), Kelley Day (Miss Eco Philippines), Isabelle de Leon (Miss Multinational Philippines), Glyssa Perez (Miss Tourism Philippines), Vanessa Mae Walters (Miss Eco Teen Philippines), Shannon Kerver

check amid GCTA mess

Several representatives and staff of the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) decided on Monday to undergo a lifestyle check after being marked on the supposed sale of excellent behavior credits allowing inmates to leave prison before the end of their corresponding sentences. Staff Sergeant Ramoncito Roque, Document Division Head of BuCor, Senior Correctional Ins. Maria Belinda Bansil, Corrections Officer 3 Veronica Buño, also agreed to the request of Sen. Risa Hontiveros to present their corresponding declaration of assets, liabilities and net worth (SALN) over the last 6 years during a Senate investigation. Fredric Anthony Santos, chief of the legal

Art Piece The Victor Robinson

Robinsons Land Corp said it would install what could be one of the world’s top art installations in its latest growth, hoping to set up a fresh hot spot for Instagram in the capital. “The Victor,” built by Jefre Manuel-Figueras, a Philippine-American artist, is 60 meters high or about 20 stores high. It will be situated in the first ever township of Robinsons Land, Bridgetowne. Figueras said the Victor is

Vigan

Vigan is one of Asia’s most scenic cities. The capital of Ilocos Sur joined 12 other Asian cities in a list published last August 28 by CNN Travel. Vigan is one of the most famous tourist spots in the country, known for its centuries-old colonial constructions and cobblestone streets. It was also named a UNESCO World Heritage Site and was one of the world’s New7Wonder towns in 2014. Tourism officer

dessert

Maxi Mango definitely has come a long way. The dessert brand, which for its deceptively easy yet oddly addictive mango float became a enormous hit in the Philippines, recently opened its first branch in Singapore. Owner Miki Arceo-Velasquez, a former housewife in the reality show “Pinoy Big Brother,” launched their Maxi Mango shop at the Capitol Piazza shopping mall last August 2. Curious clients flocked to the stall to get

ghost

The proprietor of the 8chan chat forum characterized moves to shut down his website because it hosted hate posts related to lethal U.S. murders as “sinister” and “cowardly.” In a video uploaded to Youtube on Tuesday, Philippine-based Jim Watkins said the lethal weekend assaults in the American towns of El Paso and Dayton were a tragedy. But Watkins insisted that 8chan had not breached any legislation and dedicated most of

johnnie

Over the years, as it has been for the whole globe, Johnnie Walker has been an essential component of many Filipino festivities. This year, Johnnie Walker celebrates its omnipresence with its Vintage Design Pack Collection, as the Red, Black, Double Black and Gold Label Reserve whisky variants are packaged in boxes covered in designs inspired by the 1920s, 1970s, 1990s and late 2010’s respectively. The launch of the collection at

paint

With intentional golden strokes, artist Taipan Lucero proudly revives an ancient script in the hope of encouraging an endangered but controversial portion of the heritage of the Philippines. Once restricted to history courses, Baybayin, a 17-character indigenous script used before Spanish colonization, makes a comeback among the nation’s millennials, young professionals, and diaspora. Even as technology makes writing by hand obsolete, internet calligraphy videos and digital fonts for the script