Lawmakers up pressure on Comelec amid calls for extended listup

DJ Yap, Julie Aurelio 09/25/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Senators on Friday deferred discussions on the proposed 2022 budget of the Commission on Elections (Comelec), increasing the pressure on the poll body to reconsider mounting calls to extend the voter registration period amid…

MUP 2020 Rabiya Mateo on dealing with pressure and beauty standards

Doris Mondragon - Content Specialist 05/13/2021

Miss Universe Philippines 2020 Rabiya Mateo awed her fans and supporters with her performance during the Telemundo interview for the Miss Universe pageant.  Instagram account @missuupdates uploaded videos of the one-on-one interview with candidates from different countries…

Don’t rush these things

Immae Lachica 01/09/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Rushing will lead you to no good. To rush things just because you feel the pressure around you will not always better your life. Sometimes, it makes it worse. So if this year, you…

North Korea conducts another test at long-range rocket site

AP 12/14/2019

  SEOUL, South Korea — North Korea said Saturday that it successfully performed another “crucial test” at its long-range rocket launch site that will further strengthen its nuclear deterrent. The test possibly involved technologies to improve intercontinental…

Pagasa: LPA may bring rains on Sinulog Grand Parade day

Morexette Marie Erram 01/17/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Cebu will experience fair weather this Saturday, January 19, where Cebuanos will be expected to flock to the Cebu City ports to witness the fluvial procession of the images of Our Lady of…

Pressure builds on Macron as Paris cleans up after latest riot

AP 12/10/2018

Paris — Paris tourist sites reopened, workers cleaned up broken glass and shop owners tried to put the city on its feet again Sunday, a day after running battles between yellow-vested protesters and riot police left 71…

GOV’T PRESSURE ON RAPPLER

MAO BA? 12/03/2018

The arrest warrant issued against Rappler CEO Maria Ressa who posted bail in relation to tax evasion charges against her generated mixed online reactions. Fernando M. Mascariñas said “Kadaghan Good news lately ah…When it Rains, It Storms…”…

Taiwan votes in local polls amid pressure from China

AP 11/25/2018

Taipei, Taiwan — Taiwanese began voting in midterm local elections yesterday seen as a referendum on the independence-leaning administration of President Tsai Ing-wen, amid growing pressure from the island’s powerful rival China. The elections that follow Tsai’s…

Barbie Forteza unfazed by pressure over ratings

Michelle Joy Padayhag 05/27/2018

SHE headlines another primetime series on GMA Network but versatile actress Barbie Forteza refuses to be pressured by how “Inday Will Always Love You” will perform as far as ratings are concerned. The romantic comedy series is…

OK TO BE UNDERDOG

Glendale Rosal 05/03/2018

Sultan believes all pressure is on champ Ancajas during All-Filipino world-title showdown For Jonas “Zorro” Sultan of ALA Boxing Gym, there’s no problem being the underdog. Sultan is pegged the underdog in his world-title showdown against fellow…

Showing grace under pressure

Ray Charlie Diaz 01/29/2018

Bolongan bags Open Masters title of Sinulog Nat’l bowling Feeling a bit pressured because of the presence of National Team bowlers, Luke Bolongan tried his best to stay focused on the task at hand. And his efforts…

Low pressure area to bring rains in Cebu, Visayas today

Fe Marie Dumaboc 11/16/2017

THOSE living in landslide and flood prone areas are advised to be more vigilant, cautious and alert as the weather bureau forecasts rains starting yesterday afternoon until today. Engineer Oscar Tabada, Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services…

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