For Beauty and Country: Gay Filipino men in the world of pageants

A running joke among pageant fanatics is that what the World Cup or NBA Finals are to straight men, the Miss Universe contest is to the gay Pinoy man. Gay men play a crucial role...

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A couple died last night after they were hit by a truck in Cebu City. The couple, Maria Regina Sohitado and Lendie...

Couple dies in traffic collision on the way home from a Christmas party 

Jollibee now owns 100% of American hamburger chain Smashburger

The jolly bee is officially taking over Smashburger. The Jollibee Foods Corp (JFC) announced today that it has raised...

Jollibee now owns 100% of American hamburger chain Smashburger

National museum director ‘sad’ over Borongan diocese’s refusal to loan Balangiga bells

The director of the National Museum (NM) has spoken up, amidst the controversy surrounding one senator’s proposal...

National museum director ‘sad’ over Borongan diocese’s refusal to loan Balangiga bells

Motorist films traffic enforcer throwing insults at him

We don’t know about you guys but this doesn’t seem like the most professional way to settle problems on the...

Motorist films traffic enforcer throwing insults at him
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