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Pond’s launches community of women that encourages fellow women to face their hesitations and #SeeWhatHappens

Oct 04, 2019 - 9:15 AM

Pond’s girls Kathryn Bernardo, Heart Evangelista, Nadine Lustre, Gabbi Garcia, and Ylona Garcia are a part of it

Travel through time in Gyeongsangbuk-do, Korea

May 31, 2017 - 1:01 PM

Heads up history buffs Gyeongsangbuk do is the perfect destination for you

Rebel or missionary? 'Senior NPA member' arrested in Cebu

Aug 20, 2016 - 9:00 PM

The police arrest Adelfa Toledo an alleged senior NPA member in Cebu City but the suspect and her supporters claim she is Amelia Amy Pond a missionary and educator to Lumads

Unexpected places where you can get UV damage

Feb 04, 2016 - 9:57 PM

You’re not 100 protected from UV radiation even if you stay indoors

SUN DAMAGE INDOORS. Yes, you can still be affected by the harmful effects of UV radiation while indoors

Apa saja iklan terpopuler versi YouTube Indonesia?

Aug 01, 2015 - 6:56 PM

Raisa dan kulit putihnya merajai iklan YouTube Siapa lagi?

‘Kampanye putih’ Raisa dihujani kritik

Apr 23, 2015 - 6:07 PM

Apakah perlu memiliki kulit putih untuk jadi lebih percaya diri dan sukses?

IN PHOTOS: 14 highlights, Singapore's Laneway Music Festival 2015

Jan 26, 2015 - 9:39 PM

From FKA Twigs immersive set to Royal Blood s explosive show highlights from Laneway Music Festival 2015

Laneway 2015 Playlist: Get to know the acts

Jan 11, 2015 - 8:21 PM

Listen to a few tracks from the featured acts at this year s Laneway Music Festival in Singapore

FULL LIST: Singapore Laneway Music Festival lineup revealed

Oct 02, 2014 - 10:53 AM

Here are the acts expected to perform in Singapore this January 2015

INFOGRAPHIC: Grooming for guys, Pinoy edition

May 26, 2014 - 4:04 PM

How important are looks to Filipino men? The infographic below reveals some facts

Skin savers: What superheroes teach you about grooming

Apr 21, 2014 - 1:10 PM

What if we tell you that superheroes can also get us out of SOS that s Save Our Skin situations?

Refreshed, energized: Grooming tips from the guys

Apr 03, 2014 - 11:28 AM

Ever wonder how the big shots keep going? Some male celebrities share their energizing tips

INFOGRAPHIC: Why coffee is good for your skin

Mar 13, 2014 - 9:35 AM

In this infographic we share with you the many benefits of including coffee in your grooming routine

Men need to energize their grooming routine — here’s why

Feb 25, 2014 - 3:02 PM

Filipino men are getting serious about grooming and you should get energized about it as well

Reunions here, abroad – always beautiful

Jan 28, 2014 - 5:58 PM

Harvard alumna Gianna Montinola shares her favorite reunion experiences – here and abroad

MORE FUN ABROAD? Gianna says that college reunions in the US are much "simpler" than those in the PH. Photo courtesy of Gianna Montinola

CONVERSATION: Reunions: rant or rave?

Jan 14, 2014 - 3:43 PM

What are reunion rants and raves? Join our conversation on January 17 at 3PM

10 Tips to survive reunion season

Dec 16, 2013 - 6:56 PM

The holiday season is synonymous with reunions We know it can be stressful – so we’ve compiled a list of simple but effective tips to take you from one reunion to the next

Heart's skin happiness

Jul 06, 2013 - 1:51 PM

One of the country s most beautiful stars shares skin care tips and her happiness

GLOWING. Heart talks about happiness, skin care and where both overlap. Photos and video by Pia Ranada/Rappler

Finish clean up of mine wastes, Philex told

May 23, 2013 - 5:04 PM

The state pollution body requires total clean up of the mine tailings that spilled into affected waterways before it will allow Philex to operate its copper gold mine again

CLEAN UP. The state pollution body requires Philex to complete the clean up of mine waste residues in the two rivers affected by the tailings spill before normal operations can re-start. Photo courtesy of Philex

Philex gets final go-signal to resume mining

Mar 06, 2013 - 5:13 PM

The pollution body gives go signal for Philex Mining to temporarily resume operations at its Padcal gold copper mine

MINE SPILL. A Philex  Mining staff checks the penstock at the tailing pond of the Padcal mine in Benguet. Photo provided by Philex

Govt allows Philex to resume mining operations

Feb 27, 2013 - 12:35 AM

Philex Mining can resume its gold copper mine operations in Benguet mountain province for up to 4 months

MINE SPILL. A Philex  Mining staff checks the penstock at the tailing pond of the Padcal mine in Benguet. Photo provided by Philex

Cost of PH's worst mine leak? P4-B, Philex says

Feb 18, 2013 - 1:21 PM

The Philippines worst mining incident in terms of volume spilled costs gold producer Philex Mining an estimated P4 billion

MINE SPILL. A Philex  Mining staff checks the penstock at the tailing pond of the Padcal mine in Benguet. Photo provided by Philex

One time, big time: Philex to pay P1-B in full

Feb 15, 2013 - 2:53 PM

UPDATED Philex agrees to pay the P1 034 billion government fine in full on February 18 a day before the deadline

MINE SPILL. A Philex Mining staff checks the penstock at the tailings pond of the Padcal mine in Benguet province. Photo provided by Philex

Philex to claim $25-M insurance after mine leak

Feb 09, 2013 - 5:05 AM

Philex Mining is set to collect US 25 million from Chartis Insurance Inc as part of its pollution insurance cover following its Padcal mine leak in August 2012

MINE SPILL. A Philex  Mining staff checks the penstock at the tailing pond of the Padcal mine in Benguet. Photo provided by Philex

New fine: Philex ordered to pay P92.8-M over pollution issues

Jan 24, 2013 - 10:17 AM

The fine is imposed over violations of the Clean Water Act and is separate from the previous P1 billion the environment department has imposed and Philex needs to settle by February

MINE SPILL. A Philex  Mining staff checks the penstock at the tailing pond of the Padcal mine in Benguet. Photo provided by Philex

Another mine spill: Govt penalizes Citinickel in Palawan

Jan 21, 2013 - 10:02 AM

The government imposed over P500 000 fine for the tailings pond spill in November at Citinickel s Toronto mining operations in Palawan

Art initiatives beyond physical spaces

Nov 14, 2012 - 3:49 PM

A list of art initiatives that are literally out of the box

ART MEETS TECHNOLOGY. The contemporary art scene has also become Internet- and social media-savvy. All images courtesy of Lian Ladia

Planting grass: a modern trend

Oct 28, 2012 - 9:25 AM

Like the soil of the tailings dam that used to be barren our life tomorrow and in the next days will be stronger and full of hope

#WhyMining: A Twitter discussion on Philex's P1-B fine

Oct 04, 2012 - 9:36 PM

Join the WhyMining online discussion on Friday October 5 for a Twitter conversation on the over P1 billion fines imposed on Philex Mining for the tailings pond leakage in its Padcal mine

Learning to breathe underwater

Aug 11, 2012 - 3:53 PM

The solution to flooding is really very simple: Give the excess waters a place to go That is the function of wetlands ponds and lakes

Products in bulk packages cost more than in sachets?

Apr 08, 2012 - 6:16 PM

Bigger isn t always better according Unilever VP for Corporate Affairs Chito Macapagal