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Smokey Mountain, Ryan Cayabyab to hold benefit concert for WWF Philippines

Jun 23, 2020 - 4:43 PM

The group is set to perform during WWF Philippines' #Conservatunes on June 30

WATCH: Smokey Mountain members reunite for 'Bayanihan Musikahan' special

May 04, 2020 - 2:19 PM

The members perform 'Paraiso', 'Better World', and 'Da Coconut Nut' during the 'Taumbayan To The Rescue: A Special Bayanihan Musikahan Concert'

Smokey Mountain members reunite for ‘Bayanihan Musikahan’ fundraiser

Apr 24, 2020 - 6:02 PM

The members of the popular group are coming together to perform on May 3

LOOK: ONE Championship gives back in visit to Smokey Mountain

Jan 05, 2020 - 9:03 PM

ONE Championship provides brand-new clothing for underprivileged children

CHRISTMAS GIFTS. The youth of Young Focus flash their new ONE Championship shirts. Photo from LinkedIn/@colintywee

SC affirms CA ruling on Smokey Mountain project

Oct 15, 2017 - 7:25 PM

The case involves the 1993 agreement between private firm R-II Builders and government housing agencies to develop the Smokey Mountain landfill in Tondo, Manila

SMOKEY MOUNTAIN. Supreme Court affirms the decision of the Court of Appeals that favored developer R-II Builders on the legal battle over the botched Smokey Mountain Development and Reclamation Project. Photo by LeAnne Jazul/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Geneva Cruz bares all in U.S. magazine

Aug 31, 2017 - 2:52 PM

Geneva is the cover girl of Coco Magazine s body issue

WATCH: Men's choir performs Ryan Cayabyab's 'Da Coconut Nut' on plane

Jul 22, 2017 - 9:40 PM

Catch the dance moves and great voices of the Baylor University Men s Choir as they perform the catchy tune

How Chooks to Go built a business bigger than GMA Network

May 06, 2017 - 2:24 PM

Bounty Agro Ventures Incorporated – the group behind brands Chooks To Go Uling Roasters and Reyal – was not an overnight success While an egg takes about 21 days to hatch BAVI took 15 years

ASEAN PLAYER? Bounty Agro Ventures Incorporated, the largest poultry integrator in the Philippines and company behind the brand Chooks to Go, Uling Roasters, and Reyal, is setting its sight on regional expansion.

'Field of Dreams' offers baseball hope in Philippines

Jul 19, 2016 - 2:00 PM

Baseball – and softball for girls – proves a successful option for youths aged 7 18 at the Smokey Mountain squatter colony to stop them from going astray

THERE IS HOPE. This photo taken on June 26, 2016 shows a member of the Smokey Mountain baseball team making a catch during practice at the former dumpsite in Manila. TED ALJIBE / AFP

Compromise over failed Smokey Mountain project 'unacceptable'

Feb 07, 2016 - 5:00 PM

The Home Guaranty Corporation says the Philippine government shouldn t accept Reghis Romero s P5B offer

Action before celebration on World Environment Day

Jun 05, 2015 - 3:52 PM

On World Environment Day revisit the health and living conditions of the children living in Happyland Tondo

2013: Ten citizens' stories that moved us

Dec 21, 2013 - 10:11 AM

We revisit on Move PH the 10 most moving stories of challenges heroes and community engagement

Rising from the Smokey Mountain rubbish

Nov 02, 2013 - 12:48 PM

A former scavenger Manuel Manarang now helps those living in the Smokey Mountain community to achieve their dreams

WE CAN MAKE A DIFFERNCE. Manuel and fellow Smokey Mountain advocate Cecilia Martinez-Miranda playfully pose with children from the community. Photo by Mik Bjorkenstam

Fighting malnutrition in Smokey Mountain

Oct 21, 2013 - 4:51 PM

Bhaby Vera prepares 140 meals weekly for the Combat Malnutrition program of Young Focus a Smokey Mountain NGO

COMBAT MALNUTRITION. Young Focus launches a new feeding program for toddlers in Smokey Mountain. All Photos by Michaela Romulo

Worth the wait: 'Maxie the Musical' preview

Sep 03, 2013 - 4:00 PM

This may well be the musical of our time

SCREEN TO STAGE. The poignant story of acceptance comes in an original Filipino musical. Image from Facebook

Emotional intensity: Music of How to Dress Well

Mar 07, 2013 - 1:01 PM

How to Dress Well aka Tom Krell performs his emotionally intense experimental music in Manila

HOW TO DRESS WELL. Tom Krell was in The Collective, Makati last March 2 for his first concert in the Philippines. All photos by Andrew Robles

Dolphy hashtags trending

Jun 21, 2012 - 6:05 AM

Prayer power is alive and well among Dolphy fans on Twitter

DOLPHY FAN ART posted on Twitter by @drixsalazar