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How to have realistic zero-waste Christmas parties

Dec 07, 2019 - 1:17 PM

A 'buhay zero waste' practitioner shares personal tips on how to celebrate the festive season with the smallest amount of waste possible

Entertaining on a budget: Organizing a stress-free Christmas party

Nov 22, 2018 - 6:30 PM

Here's how to throw the perfect holiday party – without losing all your hair in the process

NO SWEAT. Panicking over those holiday parties? Keep calm and read on. Photo by Carol RH Malasig

7 tips to kick start your Christmas party planning

Sep 17, 2018 - 4:44 PM

Here are some idea starters for your upcoming holiday events!

Duterte defends Balutan in PCSO Christmas party controversy

Feb 12, 2018 - 5:45 PM

'Wala sa akin 'yan,' says President Rodrigo Duterte about PCSO spending P4 million on its Christmas party in 2017

Philippine Charity Sweeptakes Office General Manager Alexander Balutan reechoes the government’s drive to eradicate illegal gambling as he urged illegal gambling operators to halt their operations and instead join the government in handling state-sanctioned numbers games during a press briefing in Malacañang on January 24, 2017. KING RODRIGUEZ/Presidential Photo

PCSO chairman resigns due to 'health reasons'

Jan 12, 2018 - 3:35 PM

Malacañang says PCSO chairman Jose Jorge Corpuz is not the head of a government agency who President Rodrigo Duterte said he would fire

Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office chairman Jose George Corpuz, during a press briefing in Malacañang on January 24, 2017 says the government is targeting an income of P28.7 billion from Small Town Lottery which will finance the government’s charity works. KING RODRIGUEZ/ Presidential Photo

PH embassy in Israel denies involvement in Christmas party strip show

Jan 06, 2018 - 11:51 AM

The embassy called the performance 'highly offensive' and asked the organizers to provide an explanation in writing

NO INVOLVEMENT. Philippine Ambassador to Israel Neal Imperial clarifies that the embassy is not involved in thecontroversial Filipino Christmas party in Haifa, Israel. Photo from the Facebook page of the Philippine Embassy in Israel

PCSO officials not next on chopping block – Malacañang

Jan 03, 2018 - 1:33 PM

Malacañang defers naming the 'high-ranking official' President Rodrigo Duterte wants to fire, as the Chief Executive is still reviewing the legislative charter of the appointee's office

Newly-appointed Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque Jr. holds his first press briefing in Malacañan on November 2, 2017. He told the members of the media that he is vowed to fulfill President Rodrigo Roa Duterte's order to do what is best for the country and to tell the truth. VALERIE ESCALERA/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Joint session on martial law, Duterte on media, Tillerson on North Korea | Midday wRap

Dec 13, 2017 - 12:40 PM

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Bong Go dedicates ‘Superman’ song to Duterte at Malacañang Christmas party

Dec 13, 2017 - 5:30 AM

President Duterte, Presidential Spokesman Harry Roque, and PCOO Secretary Martin Andanar perform at their first Malacañang Press Corps Christmas party

IN PHOTOS: Kardashians, Jenners at Christmas party 2016

Dec 26, 2016 - 10:26 AM

See Kendall Jenner Kim Kardashian John Legend and more at Kris Jenner s annual Christmas party

CHRISTMAS EVE PARTY 2016. Kendall Jenner, Caitlyn Jenner, and Kylie Jenner attend Kris Jenner's Christmas bash. Screengrab from Instagram/kylizzlesnapchats

WATCH: Mariah Carey drops 3 never-before-seen Christmas videos

Dec 25, 2016 - 4:17 PM

Mariah Carey releases 3 never before seen videos for Joy To The World Silent Night and The Christmas Party is on Santa Claus Lane

MARIAH CAREY. Mariah releases 3 music videos just in time for Christmas 2016. Screengrab from

When OFWs party

Dec 02, 2016 - 4:27 PM

It’s a night of happiness and games and good food – but also a night to remind them of all the things they miss from home

5 tips: What to wear to your office Christmas party

Dec 23, 2015 - 12:30 PM

Strike a balance between personal and professional before the party even starts

HOLIDAY OUTFITS. Keep in mind to dress for the occasion at your next office Christmas party. Screengrab from Instagram/hm

Food poisoning: Girl dead, 26 sick after Negros Occidental party

Dec 21, 2015 - 10:27 PM

The victims suffer from bacterial infection after drinking coconut juice served at the party at a public school in Calatrava town

BUKO JUICE POISONING. A coconut juice served at a party caused bacterial infection on 27 people in Calatrava town in Negros Occidental.

Aquino's last Christmas with the media: I will miss the ambush interviews

Dec 20, 2015 - 9:00 AM

Go slow on the cholesterol tonight Because if I get fortunate enough to get married I will invite you I m just not sure when the President jokes on his bachelorhood

SELFIE. President Benigno Aquino III grants a photographer's son's request for a selfie during the Christmas party with the Malacañang Press Corps. Photo by Joseph Vidal

Will you gain weight this holiday season? Here's what science says

Dec 11, 2015 - 2:24 PM

The good news is that reducing your energy intake by around 100 calories per day can prevent such weight gain This could equate to not having that extra biscuit or walking more each day

How to survive a Christmas party if you're single and lonely

Dec 18, 2014 - 8:00 AM

Don t fret There are some ways to avoid inevitable questions about your love life

All eyes on Grace Poe at LP party in Malacañang

Dec 04, 2014 - 5:37 PM

It was nice seeing friends from all over who also helped me out at a time when my chances of making it was very slim the senator says but denies politics was discussed at the LP Christmas party

'NO PLANS': In this file photo, Senator Grace Poe delivers a privilege speech. File photo from her Facebook page

PNP donates P7.4-M to Pablo victims

Dec 16, 2012 - 3:50 PM

The PNP scrapped its holiday celebrations and order its members to donate to the victims of the typhoon

IN PHOTOS: Heart to Chiz: ‘Bakit Ngayon Ka Lang?’

Dec 13, 2012 - 7:31 AM

Sen Chiz Escudero Heart Evangelista grace a Christmas party for the Senate media

10 Christmas party alternatives

Dec 12, 2012 - 11:01 AM

If you want Christmas to be different this year take on one of our 10 suggestions

SOMETHING DIFFERENT, SOMETHING NEW. Make this Christmas memorable not just for you but for others, too. Illustration by Emil Mercado/Rappler

PNP cancels X'mas parties

Dec 11, 2012 - 12:09 PM

PNP encourages members to donate to Pablo victims instead

No Christmas party in Malacañang, says Lacierda

Dec 10, 2012 - 5:17 PM

Instead of spending money for a party Palace officials say they will be donating to typhoon victims

DONATIONS. President Benigno Aquino III distributes food packs to victims of typhoon Pablo in Compostela Valley. File photo from Malacañang Photo Bureau.