Surprise? Bullets, gun parts found packed among relief goods for Marawi

Mohaimen Mutalib was organizing relief goods he collected through donations sent to his apartment in Metro Manila when, among the donations, he found at least 159 bullets and...

Japanese street vendor goes viral for selling omurice in MRT station

A young man from the Land of the Rising Sun is going viral on social media for...

Japanese street vendor goes viral for selling omurice in MRT station

Philippine ship captain: US Navy ship stayed course despite warning

A US warship struck by a container vessel in Japanese waters failed to respond...

Philippine ship captain: US Navy ship stayed course despite warning

OPINION: Jake Zyrus deserves better

Jake Zyrus deserved better. When the artist formerly known as Charice adopted...

OPINION: Jake Zyrus deserves better

Thailand on 20 most dangerous countries to visit list, tourism minister not bothered

A meat-licious journey through Melbourne

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A guide to Sydney’s seafood culture

Discover Manila’s old neighborhoods with a new travel App

5 reasons you’ll experience pure tropical bliss at Bali’s Aston Canggu Beach Resort

6 reasons Vogue’s advice on Myanmar is dumb and racist

5 reasons Bali’s new Aston Canggu Beach Resort will spark your globe-trotting spirit


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