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Charlie Lim: Always evolving

Apr 08, 2019 - 10:36 AM

He's the name behind Singapore's refreshes National Day Parade theme song and more


Mar 29, 2019 - 7:34 PM

Get to know the homegrown indie singer-songwriter behind Singapore’s refreshed 1987 National Day Parade theme song, “We are Singapore" and more

U.S. urging allies to shun Huawei – WSJ

Nov 23, 2018 - 10:42 PM

US worries over the use of Chinese telecom equipment in countries with American military bases

PH-made microsatellite Diwata-2 flies into space

Oct 29, 2018 - 3:08 PM

Diwata-2 is launched directly into orbit through the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency’s H-IIA F40 rocket

 LAUNCH. Japan’s H-IIA F40 rocket carries Diwata-2 from the Tanegashima Space Center on October 29, 2018. Screengrab from the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency

Google's Pixel 3 can answer calls for you

Oct 10, 2018 - 2:25 AM

Its 'Call Screen' feature is essentially a smart answering machine for the mobile generation

Screenshot from Google

As trade war rages, Trump flags fly out of China factory

Jul 16, 2018 - 11:14 AM

President Trump rails against Chinese imports, pushes for 'buy American', and launches the trade confrontation to punish China for what he considers predatory trade policies. But his anger does not appear to extend to flags.

MADE IN CHINA. This photo taken on July 13, 2018 shows Chinese employees sewing US flags at a factory in Fuyang in China's eastern Anhui province. AFP Photo

5 truly Pinoy products we’re loving right now

May 25, 2018 - 9:30 AM

These products are so good, we just can’t help but go local!

5 of our favorite Netflix shows (that aren’t 'Stranger Things' or 'Black Mirror')

Jan 12, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Weekend agenda: Netflix and chill!

THE CROWN. The historical drama is now on its second season. Photo courtesy of Netflix

Locally is a delightful trip through local flavors

Dec 19, 2017 - 3:51 PM

The country's fruits are now made into locally manufactured drinks everyone can try

In cute-obsessed Japan, capsule toys play big in age of social media

Dec 13, 2017 - 1:43 PM

One store, in Tokyo's famous Akihabara electronics district, is crammed with around 500 capsule toy vending machines stretching out as far as the eye can see

'KAWAII' OR CUTE. This picture taken on November 14, 2017, shows vending machines containing various series of capsule toys at a store in Tokyo's Akihabara district. Capsule toys have been around for more than 40 years but the craze really took off in 2012 when Tokyo-based manufacturer Kitan Club launched its "Koppu no Fuchico" ("Fuchico at the edge of a glass"). Photo by Behrouz Mehri/AFP

Belajar menyebar perdamaian pasca peristiwa teror Bom Bali

Oct 13, 2017 - 10:43 AM

Sebanyak 202 orang tewas dalam peristiwa teror Bom Bali I

TABUR BUNGA. Relawan Haji Bambang saat tabur bunga di Tugu Peringatan Bom Bali pada Kamis, 12 Oktober. Foto oleh Bram Setiawan/Rappler

Taylor Swift leads MTV Europe Music Awards nominations

Oct 05, 2017 - 11:17 AM

Taylor is nominated for 6 awards at the MTV Europe Music Awards to be held in London

'American Made' Review: Exhilarating, fun and provocative

Sep 19, 2017 - 9:00 AM

'American Made' is adamantly a lot of fun. It is also unflinchingly political

Berita selebriti hari ini: Senin, 18 September 2017

Sep 18, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

4 rekor baru lagu 'Look What You Made Me Do' di pekan pertama perilisannya

Aug 30, 2017 - 11:54 AM

Single terbaru Taylor Swift dari album Reputation berhasil menorehkan rekor baru dalam industri musik digital

REKOR. Lagu baru Taylor Swift berjudul 'Look What You Made Me Do' sukses mengukir 4 rekor baru di pekan pertama sejak dirilis. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube TaylorSwiftVEVO

SAKSIKAN: Video klip Taylor Swift 'Look What You Made Me Do'

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:29 AM

Video klip Taylor Swift diputar perdana di ajang MTV Video Music Awards 2017

VIDEO KLIP. Taylor Swift tampil dengan banyak "wajah" di video klip terbarunya, 'Look What You Made Me Do'. Foto dari screen capture akun YouTube TaylorSwiftVEVO

LISTEN: Taylor Swift's new single is salty AF

Aug 25, 2017 - 3:02 PM

Did the pop star just diss Kanye?

SNAKE. The pop star takes the snake emoji used against her in 2016 and turns it into an Ouroboros – a symbol of constant reinvention. Screengrab from

DENGARKAN: Single terbaru Taylor Swift 'Look What You Made Me Do'

Aug 25, 2017 - 12:52 PM

Single ini adalah yang pertama dari album terbarunya Reputation

SINGLE PERDANA. Taylor Swift hari ini merilis single perdana dari album barunya. Single tersebut berjudul 'Look What You Made Me Do'. Foto dari akun Instagram @taylorswift

Behind the PH studio that helped make Microsoft's 'Gears Of War 4'

Apr 24, 2017 - 6:15 PM

Synergy 88 is the Philippines first Microsoft certified development studio We talk to one of its founders Jackie Chua about their achievement and what she thinks the industry needs to reel in more such projects

WATCH: 'The Legend of Zelda' reimagined as a Studio Ghibli film

Nov 22, 2016 - 6:55 PM

Artist Matt Vince shows how the game The Legend of Zelda would look like if turned into a movie by Japanese animation studio Studio Ghibli

Walk on the wild side: H&M debuts KENZO collection in PH

Oct 28, 2016 - 9:37 AM

The highly anticipated collaboration drops in H M stores worldwide on November 3 The brand also partners with Uber and Made in Candy for exclusive pre launch treats

Aktivis kembali turun ke jalan, protes proyek reklamasi Teluk Benoa

Aug 26, 2016 - 12:03 AM

Ironisnya proyek reklamasi tersebut justru direstui oleh Gubernur Bali sendiri

TOLAK REKLAMASI. Warga Bali yang menolak proyek reklamasi Teluk Benoa kembali turun ke jalan dan berunjuk rasa. Mereka meminta pemerintahan Presiden Joko Widodo untuk menghentikan proyek itu pada Kamis, 25 Agustus. Foto oleh Bobby Andalan/Rappler

Yabang Pinoy celebrates Made in the Philippines Week

Jul 20, 2016 - 12:12 PM

Yabang Pinoy will hold its 17th Global Pinoy Bazaar from August 10 to 14 at the Glorietta Activity Center in Makati city

Made in China plane makes first commercial flight

Jun 28, 2016 - 10:15 PM

The ARJ21 – which stands for Advanced Regional Jet for the 21st Century – will fly from Chengdu to Shanghai thrice a week

epa05395795 People celebrate the landing of flight EU6679, the first commercial service of ARJ21-700, at Hongqiao airport in Shanghai, China, 28 June 2016. ARJ21-700, the baseline model with a capacity of 70 to 95 passengers, is the first model in China-developed ARJ regional jet family. EPA/XI LI CHINA OUT

Berita selebriti hari ini: Selasa, 28 Juni 2016

Jun 28, 2016 - 7:40 PM

Pantau terus laman ini untuk memperoleh informasi terbaru mengenai selebriti tanah air dan luar negeri pada Selasa 28 Juni

Sisi kelam gemerlap dunia fashion

May 01, 2016 - 4:33 PM

Meski dunia fesyen identik dengan kesan glamor dan gemerlap ada sisi kelam yang masih tersembunyi Para buruh jahit yang mengerjakan pakaian miliaran rupiah bisa hidup di bawah garis kelayakan

Buruh perempuan yang membuat pakaian untuk merek-merek ternama dunia. Foto dari Facebook/FashionRevolution

Macklemore, Ryan Lewis release new album, 'This Unruly Mess I've Made'

Feb 27, 2016 - 10:16 AM

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are back with a new album following 2012 s The Heist

MACKLEMORE AND RYAN LEWIS. The rap duo is back with a new album, titled 'This Unruly Mess I've Made.' Sceengrab from Instagram/macklemore

Majalah Amerika nobatkan Bali sebagai pulau terbaik kedua di dunia

Jan 10, 2016 - 8:29 PM

Peringkat itu diraih berdasarkan hasil survei pembaca Pulau Bali meraih nilai 88 98

Pulau Bali terpilih sebagai pulau terbaik ke dua di dunia versi Majalah Travel+Leisure dari Amerika Serikat. Foto oleh Fikri Yusuf/ANTARA

Zayn Malik opens up about his current relationship with One Direction

Jan 08, 2016 - 2:58 PM

I’ve reached out to a few of them and not got a reply says the former 1D member

ZAYN MALIK. The former One Direction member opens up about his current relationship with the band. Screengrab from Instagram/zayn

WATCH: What's revealed when One Direction plays 'Never Have I Ever' with Ellen?

Nov 18, 2015 - 9:01 PM

Who s hooked up with a fan and who regrets any tattoos? The 1D boys sound off on The Ellen DeGeneres Show

NEVER HAVE I EVER. The boys play the game 'Never Have I Ever' with Ellen DeGeneres. Screengrab from

Justin Bieber, One Direction try to grow up on new albums

Nov 13, 2015 - 11:52 PM

Justin Bieber s Purpose and 1D s Made in the AM lay bare the artists struggles at discovering adulthood at the height of fame

NEW ALBUMS. Justin Bieber releases 'Purpose' while One Direction release 'Made in the AM' on the same day. Screengrabs from Facebook/JustinBieber, Facebook/onedirectionmusic

Heads up One Direction fans! It's time to show your love on Twitter

Nov 13, 2015 - 6:54 PM

Fans of One Direction can now unlock Twitter emojis – and get a chance to win one for their country

Profil 5 tokoh nasional yang mendapat gelar pahlawan tahun ini

Nov 10, 2015 - 3:07 PM

Gelar pahlawan nasional tahun 2015 dinobatkan kepada 5 individu mulai dari tokoh gereja hingga Muhammadiyah

Lima ahli waris dari tokoh penerima Gelar Pahlawan Nasional (kanan-kiri) berfoto bersama di Istana Negara, Jakarta, pada 5 November 2015. Foto oleh Widodo S. Jusuf/Antara

China firm wins bid for New Delhi-Mumbai rail study

Sep 24, 2015 - 3:26 PM

China Railway says bagging the bid fully reflects the approval of China s high speed rail technology by the international society and the global fast rail market

DEAL. China Railway, a spinoff from the former railway ministry, says the New Delhi-Mumbai line will be around 1,200 kilometers (750 miles) long but provided few other details

One Direction announces album after split speculation

Sep 23, 2015 - 10:11 AM

Made in the A M is scheduled for a November release

How the Paris climate deal can save lives

Sep 04, 2015 - 1:30 PM

The Philippines is one of the most vulnerable countries to climate change but its mitigation and adaptation plans are not ambitious

In this file photo taken on November 19, 2013, a mother reacts as she finds her missing 6-year-old son among the bodies brought to one of three mass burial sites in Tacloban where they received more than one thousand victims after Super Typhoon Haiyan swept over the central Philippines. AFP PHOTO / ODD ANDERSEN / FILES

WATCH: Golfer proposes to girlfriend on course

Aug 22, 2015 - 3:08 AM

Andreas Harto s girlfriend says yes making up for a second round finish of 5 over par

HEART-O. Andreas Harto may have missed the cut at Made in Denmark, but he hit a hole in one with his proposal. Screenshot from YouTube

Shooting star on demand: Start-up plans man-made meteors

Jun 26, 2015 - 4:11 PM

Lena Okajima who holds a doctorate in astronomy says her company ALE is intending to launch a micro satellite that can eject shooting stars at exactly the right time and place to put on a celestial show

MAN-MADE METEOR. This picture taken on June 5, 2015 shows Lena Okajima (L), CEO of space technology venture ALE speaking about their business to produce shooting-stars in the sky at Sahara's laboratory in Tokyo. Photo by Yoshikazu Tsuno/AFP

Death toll from Mumbai liquor poisoning rises to 90

Jun 21, 2015 - 1:04 AM

The latest incident is the worst case of its kind to be recorded in Mumbai since 2004 when around 100 people died

HOMEBREW. Indian men unload so-called country-made liquor crates near a country-made liquor shop in Calcutta, Eastern India on October 23, 2013. File photo by Piyal Adhikary/EPA

Toxic liquor kills 33 in Mumbai

Jun 19, 2015 - 3:48 PM

The victims start falling ill on Wednesday morning after consuming the illicit moonshine

HOMEBREW. Indian men unload so-called country-made liquor crates near a country-made liquor shop in Calcutta, Eastern India on October 23, 2013. File photo by Piyal Adhikary/EPA

Encouraging Filipinos to buy local

Apr 11, 2015 - 8:07 PM

Got Heart Foundation teaches people how to fish help sell the ‘fish ’ and reinvest the sales to grow their partner social enterprises

PH to miss full benefits of EU zero tariffs

Feb 04, 2015 - 8:20 PM

The Department of Trade and Industry wants to be allowed to temporarily export to the European Union duty free while it builds the country’s textile industry

2014 top 10 Youtube ads in PH

Feb 04, 2015 - 9:40 AM

Find out which Youtube ads caught the attention and interest of netizens in 2014

ISS crew gets new ratchet – over email

Dec 21, 2014 - 7:54 AM

The tool a ratchet was designed by Made in Space the California company that created the 3D printer on board the orbiting space lab

PRINTED IN SPACE. ISS Commander Barry Wilmore poses with the 3D printed ratchet. Photo from NASA

Fashion made-in-China: fine for everyone but the Chinese

Sep 28, 2014 - 6:29 PM

Designer Miuccia Prada says everyone will be doing it soon but for Chinese companies on the other hand it is complicated

Wimbledon tennis balls? Made in the Philippines

Jun 24, 2014 - 2:27 PM

Did you know that Wimbledon tennis balls are made in Bataan? And that they travel over 50 000 miles before they even reach the court?

Nikki Luna: I don't support beauty pageants

Jun 12, 2014 - 7:20 PM

The artist talks about her art and advocacy and why women don t need a pageant to tell them they re beautiful

Crafting culture: Bespoke skull rings for the biker lifestyle

Nov 16, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Dante Dizon and Noli Coronado create custom handcrafted rings inspired by their passion for the biker culture

Art for therapy and healing on display

Aug 17, 2013 - 6:47 PM

Made for Hope exhibit aims to help children transform and heal emotionally through art therapy

ART FOR A CAUSE. Art works at the Made for Hope exhibit will benefit children who wish to transform and heal

Stevie Wonder on gospel tune for mom

Jun 26, 2013 - 10:29 AM

The singer s mother Lula Mae Hardaway was credited as a co writer on several of his songs

FOR MOM. Stevie Wonder wants to fulfill a promise he made to his mom