Basketball referee cartwheels and splits during neighborhood match [VIDEO]

Filipinos love basketball; makeshift courts can be found in most neighborhoods around the Philippines quite easily. And in the country, the game can get intense, even when...

Balangiga Bells finally return to the PH after 117 years

After more than a century of being away, the Balangiga Bells have finally found their way home. The three bells arrived...

Balangiga Bells finally return to the PH after 117 years

4 people die in car crash on the way to hospital 

Four people have died after getting into a car crash on the way to a hospital in Orani town in the province of Bataan...

4 people die in car crash on the way to hospital 

Artistic or too much? PH Miss Universe bet uses massive body piece as national costume

The Miss Universe pageant has always been a grand display of the some over the top national costumes. Case in point:...

Artistic or too much? PH Miss Universe bet uses massive body piece as national costume

Teen accidentally shoots 7-year-old cousin in the butt

A gun is obviously not a thing to be played with as the consequences could be dire, such as this incident wherein a...

Teen accidentally shoots 7-year-old cousin in the butt

6 ways Manila’s millennial men are breaking down gender stereotypes

| Coconuts Manila x CLEAR Men | Put down that beard oil and listen up.

Great date spots in Antipolo City: Hip cafes, gorgeous galleries, romantic restaurants, and spas set in nature

Tipsy and trashy: Mixologist Mark Lloyd’s sustainable bar at Wonderfruit to create cocktails from food waste

Vietnam’s Halong Bay now has a 5-deck cruise ship with spa, piano bar, and 46 designer cabins

Best New Bali Beach Clubs of 2018: Five fresh spots to sun, swim, booze in Nusa Dua, Seminyak, Pandawa, and Canggu

Aww, Yes: New all-villa resort Awei Pila to open on secluded Mergui Archipelago island

Phuket to ban foam food containers next year in effort to remain high-profile tourist destination

Two Fingers: Berawa spot serves up Cali-Mex food & booze like babi guling tacos and jalapeño-infused tequila in a jazzed-up dive bar space

Mother Huckers: Bali’s first axe-throwing club brings Canadian backyard pastime to the island (and we love it)

Dragonfly, designer Ashley Sutton’s latest dreamlike, Art Nouveau bar opens in Hong Kong’s Tai Kwun Arts


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