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aurumOne Makati Hotel – ‘Perfectly Simple’

Experience the gold standard in both comfort and value in one strategic location. aurumOne Makati is the premier address for the sensible businessman,professional and the practical frequent traveler. A key mid-market hotel, aurumOne Makati offers reasonably-priced and convenient residence for travelers who are looking for clean, comfortable, homey, friendly Read more »

15-year-old Pinay wins ‘X Factor Australia’

via ABS-CBNnews.com – It’s Rose Fostanes all over again! Fifteen-year-old Marlisa Punzalan on Monday capped her stellar run on Australia’s edition of “The X Factor” as its grand winner, making her the youngest champion of the talent search across its six seasons since 2005. The victory of Punzalan, whose parents Read more »

Valerie Weigmann crowned Miss World Philippines 2014

By Chuck Smith/philstar.com – Valerie Weigmann was crowned Miss World Philippines 2014 at the SM MOA Arena in Pasay City on Sunday night. The 24-year-old Weigmann, who bested 25 other candidates, was the crowd favorite as she won majority of the special awards given out earlier in the program. She Read more »

9-year-old Lyca Gairanod is first “The Voice Kids” grand champion

By Marinel R. Cruz/Philippine Daily Inquirer – Not only did nine-year-old Lyca Gairanod’s performance of “Basang Basa sa Ulan” with the pop rock band Aegis earned for her a standing ovation during “The Voice Kids” Finale on Sunday night, but also a whopping P1 million in cash prize. The young Read more »

Meet Philippines’ bet in Mister World 2014

By Miguel Dumaual/ABS-CBNnews.com – A former US Marine who fought in Iraq for 8 months is the Philippines’ representative to this year’s Mister World pageant, which will gather 60 international candidates in England next month. Sought-after model John Spainhour, 26, was introduced on Thursday as Mister World Philippines 2014, only Read more »

Lucky guess wins Fil-Am $45,000 on Wheel of Fortune

By Rie Takumi/KBK, GMAnetwork.com – For a lucky guess, a Filipino-American is now $45,000 richer. Emilbert DeLeon, a nursing assistant based in Daly City, California, won the grand prize on Wheel of Fortune last Wednesday (US time). According to a Huffington Post report, DeLeon, during the final round, managed to Read more »