Class Suspension

Palace: Still no work, no classes today

With the transport strike hardly ever felt in Metro Cebu especially in Mandaue, Lapu-Lapu and Cebu cities, work and classes continue to be suspended after the Palace retracted its earlier statement of resuming work and classes today, the second day of ...


[WATCH] Rappler Live Jam: Glaiza de Castro

The album is made up of both original songs and covers of classic OPM hits from iconic Filipino bands such as Aegis and Juan dela Cruz band. Catch Glaiza's live jam on October 16! Bookmark this page or head over to fb.com/rapplerdotcom! – Rappler.com ...

News Update

The Xbox One is getting a major update today, including a faster dashboard

While accessing separate sections like apps and games feels quicker, actually getting to friends still feels a little buried in this update. The friends tab has a brief overview of online avatars, but you have to navigate a step deeper to get more ...

News Today

Did Karl take a dig at Lisa about leaving Today? Awkward moment Stefanovic ...

With rumours circulating Lisa quit after Channel Nine were unable to match her salary to that of co-star Karl, her usual good-natured responses to his corny jokes took on another appearance in what has turned out to be their last Today show together.

Huawei Mate 10

Huawei's Mate 10 phones have big screens, small bezels, and AI hardware

Huawei has announced the Mate 10 and Mate 10 Pro, two new phones that occupy the highest end of its lineup. The Mate 10 phones see the Chinese giant get on board with the skinny-bezel trend of 2017 while leveraging its ability in silicon design to ...

Sophie Turner

Everything You Want to Know About Sophie Turner's Engagement Ring

This wasn't the first major milestone for the couple. Turner posted a picture of an adorable puppy on Instagram back in September, suggesting that the couple recently welcomed a new furry family member into their home.

Isnilon Hapilon

Philippines military 'kills Islamist Isnilon Hapilon'

Troops in the southern Philippines say they have killed Isnilon Hapilon, the Abu Sayyaf militant seen as Islamic State group's leader in southeast Asia. Hapilon, who is on the US list of "most wanted terrorists", was killed in Marawi along with another ...

Abs Cbn News

Palace: Classes, gov't work resume tomorrow

Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News. MANILA (UPDATED) - Malacañang on Monday said classes in public schools and work in government will resume Tuesday, October 17, before suddenly taking back its announcement. Palace Communications Secretary ...

Chinggoy Alonzo

Veteran actor Chinggoy Alonso dies

According to his manager, Shirley Kwan, Alonso died at 11:30 p.m. on Sunday at the Chinese General Hospital in Manila due to colon cancer. Advertisement. Powered By YuMe. Kwan said arrangements are being finalized for the actor's wake at the Garden ...

October 17 2017

Melbourne Express: Tuesday, October 17, 2017

A warm start to the day in Melbourne on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Photo: Justin McManus. Live updates. Sort posts by. Newest, Oldest. 9:15am on 17 Oct 2017. melbourne express icons - opening and closing strap. That's all from me today. Enjoy the ...

Hayley Williams

Paramore Taps Into Its Punk Rock Past for Spirited Show at Akron Civic Theatre

Even though she's only 28 years old, singer Hayley Williams has logged some serious hours touring and recording with Paramore, the alternative rock band she fronts. That's because Williams formed the band when she was still a teenager. She wasn't even ...

Ginebra Vs Meralco

Commentary: Meralco needs to raise their game to recover vs Ginebra

MANILA, Philippines – The Barangay Ginebra Gin Kings seized a 2-0 lead over the Meralco Bolts in the PBA Governors' Cup Finals with an 86-76 Game Two win Sunday at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. At times, Meralco led and beat back repeated comeback ...

CNN Philippines

Tropical Storm Paolo enters PH

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines, October 16) — A new tropical storm has entered the Philippine area of responsibility. In its latest update, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) said Tropical Storm ...


Jeepney strike barely felt – PNP

MANILA, Philippines — “Hardly felt” was how the National Capital Region Police Office (NCRPO) described the first of the two-day nationwide transport strike staged by members of the Pagkakaisa ng mga Samahan ng mga Tsuper at Operators Nationwide ...

October 17 2017 No Classes

Palace suspends gov't work, classes in all levels on October 17

Activists and jeepney drivers hold banners during a jeepney transport strike held in Manila on October 16, 2017. Jeepney drivers and activists staged a nationwide transport strike in protest against the government's plan to phase out the ubiquitous ...

October 16 2017

New LPA to enter Phillippines today

Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration weather forecaster Robb Gile said the new low-pressure area was spotted over the Pacific Ocean and is not forecast to affect the country in the next three days. PAGASA/ ...

October 16 2017 No Classes

Palace: Gov't work, classes in all levels suspended on October 16

Communications Secretary Martin Andanar said the private sector would not be covered by the work suspension as it is subject to the discretion of employers. Meanwhile, some major transport groups said they would not be joining the transport strike ...

Nationwide Strike

Transport strike barely affected commuters – Palace

Malacañang said the nationwide transport strike on Monday “barely affected” commuters, prompting them to resume classes and government work on Tuesday. “Per recommendation of the Joint Quick Response Team (JQRT) on Transportation, classes and ...

Star Wars

A little breathing room gives life to the premiere of Star Wars Rebels' final ...

If you haven't heard, this is Star Wars Rebels' fourth and final season. Throughout its run, Star Wars Rebels has had its heights for sure, but quite a few lows as well. Its primary issue, however, is that it has always felt inessential, a side ...

the gift

Couple turns the loss of a child into the gift of life for others

ST. LOUIS -A local couple has turned the loss of their child into an annual, life-saving event. Joey Eidleman passed away in 2011. “He passed away unexpectedly during a nap when he was a 15 ½ months,” said Tom Eidleman, Joey's father. Tom and his wife ...