January 28, 2020
Filipino songwriters share how they helped create BTS’ ‘Black Swan’
In Spanish-era Makati, Chinese of Manila celebrate, pay homage to San Nicolas Tolentino
WATCH: Billie Eilish begging not to win “Album of the Year”
On her 100th birth year, Salvacion Lim Higgins’ legacy lives on
What drives Ben Chan’s commitment to the terno?
The terno, the Gen Z way
Beauty Idea: The subtle, winged liner feat. Julia Garner
The secrets to compliment-worthy work makeup
Moist Diane offers the highest quality ingredients for a smooth and healthy hair
Paris Opera finds its voice after weeks of strikes
Fellini’s birthplace Rimini marks centenary of maestro’s birth
Indonesia’s ‘mosque hunters’ count them up one at a time
‘Pasko sa Palacio’ highlights an old-fashioned way of celebrating Christmas
Smart inspires aspiring content creators nationwide with “Smart Play: Vlogger Camp”
A cooking competition that aims to make recipes and stories to life-long legacies
He, she, they: Americans and the choice of gender pronoun
How Habi makes a difference in the lives of Filipino weavers
UAAP Season 82 medals made of bullet shells from Marawi siege
NBA legend Kobe Bryant killed in helicopter crash
NBA legend Kobe Bryant died Sunday in a helicopter crash in suburban Los Angeles, celebrity website TMZ reported, in an accident confirmed by police…
Paris Opera finds its voice after weeks of strikes
The Paris Opera reopened on Saturday night after weeks of strike action against the French government’s pension reforms that have cost the arts…
White-hot looks, strapless gowns and crazy nails at the Grammys
Twenty years ago, Jennifer Lopez shut down the Grammys red carpet with her now-legendary barely-there Versace green dress, open to her navel, that…
Grammy hopefuls set for glitzy gala as storm brews backstage
Lizzo, Billie Eilish and Lil Nas X are ready to make a splash at Sunday’s star-studded Grammy awards, where pop’s new guard is…
‘Bad Boys For Life’ sees the Boys go ‘Lethal Weapon’ on us
You would be forgiven for mistaking “Bad Boys for Life” to be the fourth entry in the franchise when actually it’s just…
Byline: Alfred Bayle
Makoto Shinkai’s novel ‘Your Name.’ sells over 1 million copies
Kimi ni Na wa (Your Name.) is currently one of the highest grossing anime movie and the inspiration novel, written by director Makoto Shinkai himself, seems to be not far behind on the charts.
Arts and Books
‘Love in Abundance’ concert supports Caritas Manila scholars
To celebrate the 63rd founding anniversary and support of Caritas Manila’s Youth Servant Leadership and Education Program (YSLEP) scholars, Smart Infinity and D Source, Inc., together with their partners held a benefit dinner concert that featured the music of renowned composer and musician maestro Ryan Cayabyab at the Grand Ballroom of the Shangri-la at the Fort, Bonifacio Global City on October 26.
Arts and Culture
Men banned from cosplaying female characters at Tokyo Comic-Con
Cosplay is a hobby that generally lets fans live out their fantasies by dressing up as their favorite anime or game characters and embodying said characters. Cosplayers even cosplay characters of the opposite sex. However, Tokyo Comic-Con seems to disapprove of this.
Dutch brewery makes hangover-free beer
Drinking alcoholic beverages without the troublesome hangover in the morning is the dream of many drinkers. A brewery in Amsterdam claims to have made this dream a reality.
Popular restaurant serves sushi dogs and burgers
Japan never seem to run out of odd and interesting things. From weird TV shows to weird songs (PPAP). This time around we are treated with several unusual food choices from a popular sushi restaurant.
2 new themed areas to be added in Hong Kong Disneyland
In a recently made announcement, Hong Kong Disneyland Resort detailed a multi-year development plan that will see the addition of two new themed areas for fans to enjoy.
Giant Gundam statue in Tokyo to be retired in 2017
Even non-hardcore Gundam fans were thrilled when the giant 1/1 scale RX-78-2 went up in Odaiba, Tokyo back in 2012. But this statue to geekdom is now counting down the days to when it will be decommissioned.
Nintendo attractions to open at Universal Studios theme parks
Initially announced back in May 2015, more details have been revealed with regards to Nintendo’s partnership with Universal Parks & Resorts.
Nuvali celebrates holiday season with field of lights
Ayala Land has crafted another holiday travel destination for the family as the first ever Magical Field of Lights launches in Nuvali.
Universal Studios parks to open Nintendo-themed attractions
Last month, an announcement was made about the addition of Nintendo-themed attractions at Universal Studios theme parks in the US. The companies involved have finally offered a glimpse of this project-in-the-making through a concept art for Universal Studios Japan.
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