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‘Mommy Dionisia has a boyfriend?’

Photo by Ryan Leagogo/INQUIRER.net

What? Mommy Dionisia dating a guy? Sorry to disappoint scandal-news hungry fans, the mother of boxing champion, Sarangani Representative Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao denied she has a boyfriend.

Posted: July 30th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Sona 2014: Grace Poe is netizens’ top choice for most fashionable

Senators Grace Poe, Loren Legarda, Pia Cayetano, Nancy Binay and Cynthia A. Villar pose for photograph during the Opening the 2nd Regular Session of the 6th Congress at the Senate Building, Pasay City on Monday.  NINO JESUS ORBETA

Senator Grace Poe got the most number of “thumbs-up” for being the most fashionable in an informal survey conducted by INQUIRER.net on Monday during President Benigno Aquino III’s 5th State of the Nation Address.

Posted: July 29th, 2014 in Fashion and Beauty,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Palace declares new National Artists; Nora Aunor didn’t make it

Poet-novelist-essayist-writer and literature professor Cirilo F. Bautista is the new National Artist for Literature. PHOTO from www.culturalcenter.gov.ph

After a long wait, Malacañang signed on Friday the proclamation orders declaring the new National Artists of the Philippines.

Posted: June 20th, 2014 in Arts and Books,Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Latest Stories,Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Noel and Joel Trinidad–father and son bond onstage and off


On a recent Monday at a P75-per-beer-bottle bar in Makati City, five original one-act-plays written by actor-director-playwright-producer Joel Trinidad were the main attractions for the night. Also having a good time with the Makati yuppies and some expats was Noel Trinidad. Gray-haired and still with the perpetually smiling face, the veteran theater-film-TV actor-host-comedian was all but proud of his son.

Posted: November 16th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »

The Sandwich Guy: Creating a nation that eats healthy, fresh, delicious sandwiches

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Healthy diet and delicious food seem hard to reconcile these days. For every strip of bacon, a piece of ham or roast beef, one can’t help but worry about the added calories. Another is the affordability of having a healthy meal if one is to follow a diet program.

Posted: August 31st, 2013 in Food,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »