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Google pulls news grant to Hungary propaganda outlet

Apr 04, 2019 - 12:59 PM

Google pulls its news grant to New Wave Media Group, described by an independent journalist group as 'one of the staunchest supporters of the corrupt regime led by the far-right Prime Minister Viktor Orban'

GOOGLE. A picture taken on February 5, 2019 shows the Google logo displayed on a tablet in Paris. Photo by Lionel Bonaventure/AFP

French New Wave film pioneer Agnes Varda dies at 90

Mar 30, 2019 - 9:12 AM

Agnes Varda, the only woman director to rise from the New Wave film scene in the 1960s, dies after a battle with cancer

MMFF New Wave 2015 lineup: The 5 finalists

Dec 18, 2015 - 9:57 AM

Movie critic Oggs Cruz shares tidbits about this year s New Wave finalists

MMFF New Wave 2015 stills courtesy of MMFF

Chinese yuan devaluation, 'big win' for PH BPO industry

Aug 21, 2015 - 3:00 PM

The Chinese yuan devaluation weakened the peso against the US dollar providing more value to foreign based companies invested in the Philippines CBRE Philippines says

FACTORS. CBRE Philippines' Rick Santos explains the macro economic factors that contribute to real estate's continued rise. Photo by Chris Schnabel / Rappler

MMFF 2014: The full movie lineup

Dec 26, 2014 - 10:39 AM

The latest from Kris Aquino a Derek Ramsay rom com yet another Shake Rattle Roll a big budget historical epic and more

Pet Shop Boys: Rave party

Aug 11, 2013 - 2:52 PM

Fire and ice set features critically acclaimed ‘Electric’ and greatest hits

PLAY OF LIGHTS. The Boys in action. Photo by Teodoro Jose Joaquin

Long-lost Orson Welles film found in Italy

Aug 09, 2013 - 2:08 PM

Long lost silent film by one of cinema s great artists recovered and scheduled for screening

AUTEUR. 'Too Much Johnson' is a rare Welles silent. Image from the actor-director's Facebook page

MMFF 2013 aims to revive the spirit of its heyday

Jun 20, 2013 - 3:36 PM

The festival has had its glorious seasons and otherwise in its long and still running narrative which also tells the story of Philippine cinema

Modern English, The Alarm wow new wave fans

Apr 29, 2013 - 3:25 PM

It may have been an ’80s phenomenon yet for fans of these two bands new wave is forever

ARE YOU ‘CHONG’? The poster for the May 3 ‘Back to the ’80s’ concert. Image by DMC Philippines

Bangladesh arrests collapse garment factory owners

Apr 27, 2013 - 9:12 AM

UPDATED Bangladeshi police arrests two owners of garment factories as the death toll rose to at least 324

Oil and water: Complexity of Danny Zialcita

Mar 21, 2013 - 2:05 PM

An appreciation of some of the finest work by the late Filipino director

IN THE MOOD FOR LOVE. Dindo Fernando and Laurice Guillen in ‘Nagalit ang Buwan sa Haba ng Gabi.’ Photo from the Danny Zialcita Facebook fan page

The first time we shed Tears

Aug 10, 2012 - 1:36 PM

If you re watching the Tears for Fears concert tonight or tomorrow this is a great read

NEW WAVE KIDS, UNITE! Tears for Fears are back! Image from