Manuel Rabanes

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Pinoy visits 118 Rizal monuments in PHL

Ginno Jaralve has made it his life's goal to visit all of Jose Rizal's statues in the Philippines and around the world.  Current …

Monuments and memorials to Jose Rizal around the world

There is an anecdote about how, when he was a little boy, Jose Rizal was glimpsed by his sisters Olimpia, Maria and Lucia at the back of their small …

Meet the Billionaires of Thailand's Red Bull Fortune

The 24-mile leap from the edge of space to the sands of New Mexico was vintage Red Bull.<p>With logos emblazoned across the skydiver’s spacesuit, helmet …

New Mexico

Manny V. Pangilinan to government

PLDT chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO<p>DAVAO CITY, Philippines—Get out of the way.<p>That’s how the government can help Philippine Long …

Asia

Carrier Strike Group 5 conducts South China Sea patrol

<b>SOUTH CHINA SEA</b> - Carrier Strike Group (CSG) 5, including the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Ronald Reagan (CVN 76), the Ticonderoga-class …

China

The U.S. and Japan May Literally Start a War over Rocks in the South China Sea

China’s increasingly truculent behavior in the East and South China Seas has generated apprehension over China’s intentions and deepened U.S. …

South China Sea Watch No. 3

<b>Indonesia this week announced plans to develop the Natuna Islands into a tourist destination</b>. To that end, the tourism minister said he plans to speed up development of Natuna’s infrastructure, the <i>Jakarta Globe</i> reported.<p>Simultaneously, the Indonesian Navy announced it will build a naval base on …

Special Review on S. China Sea ep.6: 'Dual-track approach' for South China Sea issue

Most Searched: •CPC •South China Sea •Belt and Road Initiative •AIIB •RMB<p>Special Review on S. China Sea ep.6: 'Dual-track approach' for South China …

China

Why do so many countries have claims to territory in the South China Sea?

All the territorial disputes ­between six Asian neighbours in the South China Sea are, in the end, related to three academic disciplines: history, …

Alibaba buys control of Lazada in $1 billion bet on SE Asia ecommerce

By Paul Carsten and Rama Venkat Raman<p>BEIJING/BENGALURU (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has agreed to buy a controlling stake in Southeast Asian …

The wacky local races: What you need to know

MANILA, Philippines – As the campaign period for national candidates already hit the one month mark, it's now time for candidates gunning for local …

Senate to 'close chapter' on William Go at 3rd hearing on stolen funds

MANILA, Philippines – The Senate blue ribbon commitee plans to "close the chapter" on the involvement of Filipino-Chinese businessman William Go at …

Frantic Phone Call Failed to Halt China-Indonesia Sea Spat

Hours after reports of a confrontation between a Chinese coastguard ship and an Indonesian vessel in the South China Sea, a top Chinese diplomat …

China

Andrew Tan’s Emperador buys Spain’s Fundador

NEW FUNDADOR OWNER Emperador Inc. chair Andrew Tan (third from left) visits Bodegas Fundador in Jerez, Spain with son Kevin (second from left) and …

Whiskey

[Two Pronged] She wants me to abstain from lust?

<i>Rappler's Life and Style section runs an advice column by couple Jeremy Baer and clinical psychologist Dr Margarita Holmes.</i><p><i>Jeremy has a master's</i> …

Religious Objections on Obamacare Get U.S. Supreme Court Review

The U.S. Supreme Court scheduled a new showdown over Obamacare and religious rights, agreeing to hear contentions by faith-based groups that they …

Health Care

Why use a whole plane when you can fly one wing?

Flying wings<p>Sleek. Efficient. Wildly unstable.<p>1946<p>Since the days of the Wright Brothers, aviation engineers have experimented with the concept of a …

Rust corroding all-steel San Sebastian Church

US AMBASSADOR Philip Goldberg and architect Tina Paterno with Recollect friars<p>Corrosion due to 300 water leaks is eating up the San Sebastian Church …

CES 2015: The charger that boosts battery in seconds

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1136000/1136048_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522267469_44acc2bbc6296ca39e356b0195551373<p><b>I've just been witness to what feels like a modern-day technological miracle.</b><p>A Samsung smartphone has just been recharged from being nearly …

Gear & Gadgets

Bill Gates drinks water distilled from human faeces

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1136000/1136378_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522556304_bc64ba4e260cefa4da73a454b4501a6a<p><b>Bill Gates has drunk a glass of water made from human faeces, to showcase technology he said could provide clean water in the developing …

Bill Gates

Can’t let go: ‘Frozen’ is entertainer of the year

NEW YORK– If you have children, or know someone who does, or just listened to one recently, the choice of Associated Press Entertainer of the Year …

Social media told to simplify terms and conditions

<b>Social networking firms including Facebook and Twitter are being told to make it clearer to members how they collect and use their data.</b><p>A report by the Commons Science and Technology Select Committee says the firms' terms and conditions are far too long and complex.<p>The MPs say users may not be …

Social Media

Sony makes experimental e-paper watch

The watch's design is minimalist<p><b>Sony has developed a watch made from e-paper as part of an initiative to experiment with the use of the material for fashion products.</b><p>The Fes Watch has a minimalist, monochrome design but falls short of the features offered by smartwatches.<p>However, the battery of the …

Tech Industry