‘Major revamp’ implemented in PNP

Lt. Gen. Archie Francisco Gamboa, acting chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP), has implemented a “massive revamp” in the organization as senior police officers retired from service. The revamp covers positions in the PNP headquarters and at regional levels. According to the PNP Public Information Office, the following officers…

We topped ourselves—Red Charity Gala 2019 had 10 world-class designers

How do we top this? I asked myself that question last year, right after the Red Charity Gala’s (RCG) 10th anniversary that featured Rajo Laurel. With a record number of attendees, I thought it would be so difficult to mount a more impressive, charity fashion show. RCG cochair Kaye Tiñga…

What Kylie Verzosa advised PH bet to 2019 Miss International

Filipino pageant fans got excited when photos surfaced online showing 2016 Miss International Kylie Verzosa with 2019 Binibining Pilipinas International Bea Patricia “Patch” Magtanong. The photos, posted on the Bb. Pilipinas official Facebook page, were taken at Araneta City in Quezon City, where the national pageant is based. Kylie, now…

Army general condemns NPA recruitment of ‘child-warriors’

Brig. Gen. Arnulfo Marcelo Burgos Jr., commander of the Army’s 2nd Infantry Division, which covers the Southern Tagalog and Mimaropa regions, strongly condemned the alleged recruitment of “child-warriors” by the communist New People’s Army (NPA). In a report on Sunday, Capt. Jayrald Ternio, head of the public affairs office of…

Meat that made Bohol athletes ill improperly stored

The pork served to athletes who were hospitalized due to suspected food poisoning last Friday was found to have not been properly stored. Dr. Alex Sumera, a rural health unit officer and Candijay Community Hospital (CCH) head, immediately ordered the meat to be thrown away as it might cause another…

Lee Seung-gi’s PH visit is ‘perfect’ and ‘masarap’

A good fan meet should showcase the skills of the celebrity. A great one should reflect his or her personality. For Lee Seung-gi, stamping his brand on every minute of his recent Manila fan meet came naturally. He opened the event with his debut song, “Because You’re My Woman.” The…