Dutch policeman busts ‘made-to-order’ child sex gang in Manila, rescues 18 children

Dutch police said Thursday they helped crack a child sex abuse ring in the Philippines offering babies as young as five months for “made-to-order” online pedophilia...

Momoland is coming to the Philippines

K-pop group Momoland yesterday announced that it is coming to the Philippines this August 18. Members Nancy McDonie,...

Momoland is coming to the Philippines

Trans woman stopped from fitting swimsuit in H&M 

While the Philippines is mostly tolerant towards transgender women, this acceptance is — for the most part...

Trans woman stopped from fitting swimsuit in H&M 

PH’s NCAA to ban foreign players in 2020, rule slammed as ‘racist’

The National Collegiate Athletic Association of the Philippines (NCAA) has announced earlier this week that foreign...

PH’s NCAA to ban foreign players in 2020, rule slammed as ‘racist’

Another Marcos eyes PH presidency

Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr., the only son of the Philippines’ late dictator Ferdinand Marcos,...

Another Marcos eyes PH presidency

7 reasons why you need to be part of Christian Bautista’s special live stream

| Coconuts Manila x TAMAGO LIVE | Christian’s live stream is a fan’s dream come true.

Incredible Edibles: What it’s like to eat bugs for the first time (and second, and third)

Home Indochine D’Angkor: This retro Cambodian hotel in Siem Reap offers boutique stay on a budget

More Than Meets The Eye: 4 reasons why Phuket is more than a tourist attraction

A Cartoon Network theme park with water rides and wave pools is coming to Bali in 2020

6 affordable Thai restaurants in Singapore to get your tom yum and green curry fix

Sala Samui Chaweng: The Koh Samui beach resort that amplifies natural moonlight

Dusit Thani’s first Singapore property is an unexpected, modern luxury golf resort

Sentosa will be home to the new Barracks Hotel, The Outpost Hotel, and Village Hotel next year

Manila’s best alternative workouts: barre, boxing, indoor cycling, surfing, climbing


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