Actress Agot Isidro has defended her boyfriend Florin Hilbay against President Rodrigo Duterte’s allegations. She said that gender should not be an issue and confirmed that they are straight.
Sara Duterte-Carpio said that she is planning to leave Hugpong ng Pagbabago already. She claimed that handling national candidates are more complicated than those in Davao.
President Rodrigo Duterte criticized the priests and Catholic Church anew. He insisted that the priests should stop using the Church to attack him. The President also slammed the Church’s concept of heaven and hell.
Chel Diokno expressed his gratitude for his “CHELebrities." He said that their fame is a big help to boost his Senate bid. Among the CHELebrities are Dingdong Dantes, Enchong Dee, and Bianca Gonzales.
Florin Hilbay responded to the claim of President Rodrigo Duterte that he is gay. Hilbay shared on social media his thoughts and defended his relationship with Agot Isidro.
A fire broke out then damaged the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. However, the relic of Jesus Christ’s Crown of Thorns and tunic of Saint Louis were miraculously saved. The Parisians were also seen singing "Ave Maria."
A Canadian died after falling from the famous zipline in Thailand. The victim was enjoying his vacation with his girlfriend before the accident happened. The authorities are still investigating the incident.
Sandro Marcos received a backlash on social media for his campaign post. He shared about his experience about campaigning during the summer season. However, the netizens bashed Sandro for his social media post.
Otso Diretso candidate Gary Alejano claimed that they are not “dilawan." Alejano clarified that there is no conflict between him and Mar Roxas. The issue stemmed from the rift between Roxas’ campaign manager and Kris Aquino.
BLACKPINK has officially broken a record on Instagram. The K-pop group was able to surpass One Direction as the “Most Followed Group." BLACKPINK’s Lisa also became the most followed K-pop idol on Instagram.
The Manila Water Co. announced that its COO has resigned. The company said that the Board of Directors had accepted the resignation of Geodino Carpio. Abelardo Basilio will be replacing Carpio’s post for now.
The iconic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris was engulfed by fire on Tuesday. A Pinoy student what he witnessed when the fire started. The Parisians were singing “Ave Maria” outside as the cathedral battled with fire.
Davao del Norte 2nd District Rep. Antonio “Tonyboy” Floirendo was the biggest donor of Pres. Duterte in 2016 polls. Tonyboy said that Imee Marcos wanted him to cough up her campaign funds.
Election Day is coming near, and vote-buying could be rampant in some places. While it is illegal, many candidates still manage to buy the votes of the Filipinos to ace the polls.
The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) said that there is no permit or clearance required to visit the Scarborough Shoal. Otso Diretso candidate Gary Alejano announced that they wrote a formal request to the PCG.
President Rodrigo Duterte claimed that rich people control the water supply in Metro Manila. The President noted that the recent water crisis happened because of them. He also accused the wealthy people of financing Rappler.
The Philippine National Police said that they will do the initiative to investigate the viral “narco list” video. PNP Chief Oscar Albayalde said that they will track the “Bikoy” in the video.
A Manila court junked the appeal of Rappler and Maria Ressa to dismiss the cyber libel charge against them. The court said that the plea had “lack of merit." The case stemmed from a controversial article by Rappler.
Social media posts claimed that an aircraft carrier was named after President Rodrigo Duterte. The posts said that the same plane was used when China moved away from the West Philippine Sea. However, it was reported false.
Actor Robin Padilla has shared his thoughts on social media about Bong Go and Otso Diretso. He defended Go from the controversies about his alleged back tattoo. Padilla also mocked Otso Diretso for their supposed Scarborough trip.
China said that the Spratlys Group of Islands are theirs. They added that Chinese fishers have been fishing in that area for thousands of year. China’s statement came after the Palace rebuked the presence of Chinese.
Meralco announced that there will be rotational brownouts in Luzon. The affected areas will experience power interruption that could last for 3 hours. The red alert has been raised in Luzon, NGCP said.