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Film festivals perform a crucial role in the industry, says Madonna Tarrayo, Unitel president and festival director of CineFilipino. A festival not only gives filmmakers a chance to “showcase” their creativity; it also allows producers to spot promising talents from among the finalists, she points out.

Tarrayo will never tire [...]

Mon, Aug 21, 2017 4:50:00 PM, Continue reading at the source

Bianca Gonzalez-Intal is an influencer and a storyteller. She has put the power of social media to good use. She has 6.3 million followers on Twitter, 1.8 million followers on Instagram, and 2.7 million followers on Facebook.

Her feed shows a mix of her family life with her husband, PBA [...]

Mon, Aug 21, 2017 4:40:00 PM, Continue reading at the source

“We were not invaded,” President Rodrigo Duterte said on Monday night, contradicting the claim of Supreme Court Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio that Chinese ships were now guarding a newly created island in the West Philippine Sea.

Carpio has described this as an “invasion of Philippine territory by China.”

“Hindi naman na [...]

Mon, Aug 21, 2017 4:38:00 PM, Continue reading at the source

NEW YORK—”I have had a lot of practice dealing with the pressures of being in a high-profile show,” Finn Jones told us when we visited the set of “Marvel’s The Defenders” in New York early this year.

The eagerly anticipated series, which sees Iron Fist (Jones) forging a four-way partnership [...]

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Veteran actor Bembol Roco on what he thought won for him the ToFarm Film Festival best actor award for his performance in the Paolo Villaluna drama “Pauwi Na,” which is showing until Aug. 22.

“It’s the simplicity and truthfulness of my portrayal of the patriarch who convinces his family to [...]

Mon, Aug 21, 2017 4:20:00 PM, Continue reading at the source
MANILA, Philippines – Kasong murder ang nakatakdang isampa ng pamilya ng pinatay na si Kian Loyd Delos Santos laban sa tatlong pulis na sangkot. [...]
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16 sugatan… [...]
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MANILA, Philippines – Matapos ang isang araw na magpatupad ng putol na biyahe dahil sa sunog at masira ang cable wire sa istasyon ng Sta. [...]
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CEBU, Philippines – Nasikop ang usa ka drug den operator lakip na ang upat ka durugista sa Sitio Sambagan, Barangay Tangke, Dakbayan sa Talisay niadtong Domi [...]
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MANILA, Philippines – Idineklarang dead-on-arrival ang isang retiradong police Major at anak nito matapos pagbabarilin ng mga hindi pa kilalang suspek sa nag [...]
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MANILA, Philippines – Isang ginang na kilalang sangkot sa transaksyon ng iligal na droga ang pinagbabaril at napaslang ng mga hindi nakilalang lalaki habang [...]
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MANILA, Philippines – Naaresto ang isang grade 6 pupil at tatlong iba pa matapos magbenta ng marijuana sa kapwa nila estud­yante  sa Quezon City. [...]
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CEBU, Philippines – Nagsugod na sa pag-imbestigar ang Office of the President kalabot sa reklamo nga gisang-at ni Apas Barangay Captain Ramil Ayuman batok ka [...]
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CEBU, Philippines – Sugdan karong adlawa sa House of Representatives committee on ecology ang congressional inquiry bahin sa kontrobersyal nga pag-import din [...]
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MANILA, Philippines – Arestado ang isang 45-anyos na  lalaki at ang menor-de-edad na anak na kapwa sangkot sa pagbebenta ng iligal na droga sa isinagawang bu [...]
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CEBU, Philippines – Ipahigayon sab sa Cebu City Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (COSAP) ang medical check-up karong adlawa alang sa mga drug surrendere [...]
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CEBU, Philippines – Nalandig sa tambalanan ang duha ka lalaking nagsakay og motorsiklo dihang sila nabangga sa multicab nga gimaneho sa langyaw sa South Road [...]
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MANILA, Philippines – Inihahanda na ang kasong  murder  na isasampa ng pamilya ni Kian Delos Santos laban sa tatlong pulis na sangkot sa pagkamatay ng binati [...]
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Hinamon si Bato… [...]
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MANILA, Philippines – Isang retiradong police Major at anak nito ang kapwa nasawi makaraang tambangan at pagbabarilin ng hindi pa nakikilalang mga suspek sa [...]
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