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French submarine lost in 1968 found at last in Mediterranean

Jul 23, 2019 - 10:51 AM

The diesel-electric Minerve submarine was lost off France's southern coast with 52 sailors on board on January 27, 1968

(FILES) A photo taken in the second half of the 60s showing the submersible "Minerve" docked in the old port of Marseille, southern France. The submarine La Minerve, which disappeared 50 years ago, has been found off the coast of Toulon, southern France, it was announced by the French Defence Minister on July 22, 2019. The "Minerva" disappeared at sea, with its 52 man crew on January 27, 1968, off Toulon. STF / AFP

Smart Infinity celebrates crystal year anniversary with Solaire

Mar 21, 2019 - 12:55 PM

Check out some of the past year's highlights for the premium postpaid provider

Wreck of Argentine submarine found year after going missing – navy

Nov 17, 2018 - 2:38 PM

Ocean Infinity finds the ARA San Juan in the Atlantic Ocean

A black ribbon hangs next to supportive messages for the 44 crew members of Argentine missing submarine outside Argentina's Navy base in Mar del Plata, on the Atlantic coast south of Buenos Aires, on November 24, 2017. Argentina's navy confirmed Thursday that an unusual noise heard in the Atlantic near the last known position of a missing submarine appeared to be an explosion, dashing the last hopes of finding the vessel's 44 crew members alive. Relatives of the missing sailors reacted with grief and anger to the news after holding out hope since the sub was reported overdue at its Mar del Plata base on November 17, two days after the explosion.  / AFP PHOTO / EITAN ABRAMOVICH

Samsung folding phone with 'Infinity Flex Display' unveiled

Nov 08, 2018 - 9:08 AM

'The display is the foundation for the smartphone of tomorrow,' says senior vice president of mobile product marketing Justin Denison

All screenshots from Samsung

Banaue destination featured in 'Infinity War' closed for ritual cleansing

May 31, 2018 - 11:48 PM

A young boy drowned at the Tappia River on May 28

TEMPORARY CLOSURE. The now-famous Banaue destination is closed for a day. Photo by Frank Cimatu/Rappler

MH370 search to end next week – Malaysian minister

May 23, 2018 - 8:58 PM

(UPDATED) The Malaysia Airlines jet vanished in March 2014 with 239 people – mostly from China – on board, en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing

SEARCH IS OVER. A young girl holds a balloon with a message during a memorial event for the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, in Kuala Lumpur on March 3, 2018 for 4th anniversary of the ill-fated plane’s disappearance. Photo by  Manan Vatsayana/AFP

The week in photos: May 5-12, 2018

May 13, 2018 - 11:36 AM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

Supreme Court on May11, 2018 voting on the quo warranto case against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. Photo by Angie de Silva/Rappler

The Avengers assemble...for matching tattoos

May 08, 2018 - 9:55 AM

Robert Downey Jr, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, and Chris Evans all get matching tattoos

INKED. Five of the 6 original Avengers get inked. Screenshot from Joshua Lord's Instagram

Comedy, not Thanos, is killing the Marvel Universe (but he's also there to save it)

May 04, 2018 - 10:00 AM

I've seen all 19 Marvel movies on the big screen since 2008, just hear me out…

THANOS. The main antagonist in 'Avengers: Infinity War' may also be the film's redemption. Screenshot from

Robert Downey Jr, Tom Holland on why Thanos isn't your typical villain

May 03, 2018 - 5:34 PM

The actors who play Iron Man and Spider-Man talk about the big bad in 'Avengers: Infinity War'

Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR..Spider-Man/Peter Parker (Tom Holland)..Photo: Chuck Zlotnick..©Marvel Studios 2018

'Avengers: Infinity War' is the highest grossing movie in the Philippines

May 02, 2018 - 12:09 PM

Fans continue to flock to theaters as the Marvel movie makes history

INFINITY WAR. The movie earns the biggest box office gross in the Philippines. From left to right: War Machine/James Rhodes (Don Cheadle), Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans) and Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson). Photo by Chuck Zlotnick/Marvel Studios 2018

'Avengers' assemble — atop the box office

May 01, 2018 - 8:40 AM

Globally, 'Avengers' — also broke records, clinching the highest worldwide opening of all time with a dizzying $641 million

AVENGERS. As expected, the movie breaks box office records. Photo by Chuck Zlotnick/Marvel Studios

'Avengers: Infinity War' opens with $630 million, smashing global record

Apr 30, 2018 - 2:29 PM

'Infinity War' tops 'The Fate of the Furious' in the global opening and 'The Force Awakens' in the US in ticket sales

Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR..L to R: Doctor Strange/Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.), Bruce Banner/Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) and Wong (Benedict Wong)..Photo: Chuck Zlotnick..©Marvel Studios 2018

'Avengers: Infinity War' review: Disarmingly audacious

Apr 28, 2018 - 9:22 AM

It's been touted (and meme-fied) as the 'most ambitious crossover event in history.' Does 'Avengers: Infinity War' stand up to the hype?

All the 'Avengers: Infinity War' merch you can get in the Philippines

Apr 26, 2018 - 4:48 PM

Want more 'Avengers'? Here's how you can channel your inner superhero IRL.

What critics are saying about 'Avengers: Infinity War'

Apr 25, 2018 - 2:43 PM

Does the film satisfy or disappoint? Let's hear from the critics.

AVENGERS INFINITY WAR. The film brings together characters from the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Photo courtesy of Marvel

Marvel heroes together en masse for 'Avengers: Infinity War'

Apr 25, 2018 - 12:09 PM

This week, Marvel Studios unleashes the highly-anticipated 'Avengers: Infinity War' in theaters worldwide

Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR..L to R: Okoye (Danai Gurira), Black Panther/T'Challa (Chadwick Boseman), Captain America/Steve Rogers (Chris Evans), Black Widow/Natasha Romanoff (Scarlet Johansson) and Winter Soldier/Bucky Barnes (Sebastian Stan)..Photo: Chuck Zlotnick..©Marvel Studios 2018

IN PHOTOS: PH stars at Singapore 'Avengers: Infinity War' red carpet event

Apr 17, 2018 - 11:26 AM

Michael V, Mikael Daez, Jasmine Curtis-Smith, and Sam YG are among the fans and personalities who attended the event in Singapore

MH370 hunt likely to end mid-June, says official

Mar 03, 2018 - 8:23 PM

Nearly 4 years after the disappearance of the plane, relatives of the missing passengers also speak of their continuing sense of pain and loss

'Avengers: Infinity War' gets new release date

Mar 02, 2018 - 11:30 AM

Marvel Studios makes the announcement via social media, with a tweet from Robert Downey Jr

INFINITY WAR. The upcoming Marvel film is coming sooner than expected. Screenshot from

WATCH: Heroes unite in new 'Avengers: Infinity War' TV spot

Feb 05, 2018 - 10:30 PM

The Avengers assemble, plus help from some new friends

14 film yang patut ditunggu tahun 2018

Jan 02, 2018 - 8:38 PM

Beragam tontonan menarik dengan berbaga genre, baik dari dalam maupun luar negeri, bisa menjadi pilihan hiburan sepanjang 2018

Roque on Revolutionary Government, Nograles on budget cut, New Avengers trailer | Evening wRap

Nov 30, 2017 - 7:52 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

SAKSIKAN: Trailer terbaru 'Avengers: Infinity War'

Nov 30, 2017 - 9:39 AM

Apakah superhero Marvel favoritmu ada di film ini?

THE AVENGERS. Superhero Marvel berkumpul bersama menyelamatkan bumi dan melawan penjahat. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube Marvel Entertainment

WATCH: The new trailer for 'Avengers: Infinity War' brings all your favorite heroes together

Nov 29, 2017 - 10:59 PM

Does your favorite Marvel hero make an appearance?

THE AVENGERS. Marvel's superheroes come together to fight a powerful supervillain. Screengrab from

Malaysia negotiating with US firm to resume MH370 hunt

Oct 19, 2017 - 7:01 PM

American company Ocean Infinity, as well as Dutch outfit Fugro and an unidentified Malaysian company put forward proposals to relaunch the hunt for the missing MH370

THE SEARCH FOR MH370. In this photo taken from a Royal New Zealand Airforce (RNZAF) P-3K2-Orion aircraft, co-pilot and Squadron Leader Brett McKenzie helps to look for objects during the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, off Perth, Australia, April 13, 2014. File photo by Greg Wood/AFP

Seabed exploration firm offers to hunt for MH370

Aug 03, 2017 - 5:21 PM

Ocean Infinity a seabed exploration firm which says it has the world s largest and most advanced commercial fleet of underwater vehicles for conducting searches says it proposed continuing the hunt

In this photo taken from a Royal New Zealand Airforce (RNZAF) P-3K2-Orion aircraft, co-pilot and Squadron Leader Brett McKenzie helps to look for objects during the search for missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, off Perth, Australia, April 13, 2014. File photo by Greg Wood/AFP

D23 Expo 2017: Updates on Disney, Marvel, 'Star Wars' movies

Jul 17, 2017 - 8:10 AM

Here are all the updates on Disney s upcoming live action movies including A Wrinkle in Time Star Wars: The Last Jedi and Avengers: Infinity War

D23 EXPO 2017 - Saturday, July 15, 2017 - The Ultimate Disney Fan Event - brings together all the worlds of Disney under one roof for three packed days of presentations, pavilions, experiences, concerts, sneak peeks, shopping, and more. The event, which takes place July 14-16 at the Anaheim Convention Center, provides fans with unprecedented access to Disney films, television, games, theme parks, and celebrities. (Disney/Image Group LA) JOSH BROLIN, KEVIN FEIGE (PRESIDENT OF MARVEL STUDIOS), ROBERT DOWNEY JR., MARK RUFFALO, TOM HOLLAND

WATCH: 'Avengers: Infinity War' begins production

Feb 11, 2017 - 2:15 PM

The Avengers Spider Man and the Guardians of the Galaxy all come together in Marvel s upcoming superhero movie

'INFINITY WAR.' 'Avengers: Infinity War' features not only the Avengers team, but also Spider-Man and the Guardians of the Galaxy. Screengrab from YouTube/Marvel Entertainment

#DearFutureMe: ‘Accept and love yourself’

Mar 31, 2016 - 7:10 PM

We asked people to share their hopes and dreams for their future selves Here are some lessons we learned from our DearFutureMe convo last March 30

#DearFutureMe: What would you tell your future self?

Mar 28, 2016 - 5:56 PM

Check out the messages that people shared for their future selves

PLDT, Globe unveil iPhone 6s, iPhone 6 Plus plans

Oct 31, 2015 - 11:30 AM

Smart s new iPhone postpaid plans start at a monthly rate of P2 000 42 80 while those of Globe start at P1 799 38 50

POSTPAID PLANS. Customers can start applying for the new iPhone postpaid plans on November 6. File photo from Apple, Incorporated

'The Avengers' set for blockbuster return

Apr 22, 2015 - 11:29 AM

Iron Man Captain America Thor Black Widow Hulk and Hawkeye take on a new baddie who wants to wipe out Humanity

TechRap gift guide: budget smartphones

Dec 16, 2014 - 5:28 PM

Need gift ideas? We have a rundown of budget smartphones that could just what you re looking for

Smart launches the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Nov 16, 2014 - 7:00 PM

In a series of launch events both current and new Smart subscribers got their hands on the latest Apple innovation

5 amazing ways to get your iPhone 6 and 6 Plus

Nov 13, 2014 - 8:33 PM

Get the best experience from getting the phone to using it through Smart

Alex Goot, Against the Current on PH fans, fame, and friends

Aug 29, 2014 - 3:29 PM

Who studied finance in school what they d be doing if music didn t work out and details on their Manila show

Gaming Freedom: Neverending fun with Infinity Wars

Jun 21, 2014 - 8:02 PM

Infinity Wars takes trading card games and makes them fun and accessible yet also far deeper and more seriously than other card games before it

INFINITY WARS. Take your card games to a new level with Infinity Wars. Screen shots taken from the actual game play.

Kick Off: Family bonding through football

Sep 17, 2013 - 7:00 PM

This facility is the first of its kind in the country

FERRARI OF ALL TURFS. Kick Off houses a 36' by 18' indoor Limonta Infinity Turf covered field for football enthusiasts. Photo courtesy of Jojo de Luzuriaga

TechRap: Highlights from Mobile World Congress 2013

Mar 03, 2013 - 9:22 PM

At the Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona was all about size new operating systems we take you through all the highlights We also get our hands on the newly released Samsung Galaxy Note 8 How does it compare with the iPad mini?