World News

Ilongga Breaks World Record as World’s Fastest

Eleven-year-old Mia Guillergan, born and raised in Australia by Ilonggo parents, breaks world record and is now hailed as the ‘world’s fastest’ over five kilometers. She exceeded the current record by 18 seconds, running the course in 17 minutes and 41 seconds. Mia Chelsea Guillergan is the daughter of Anabel and Richard Guillergan from the… Continue reading Ilongga Breaks World Record as World’s Fastest

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Tobacco: Cause of 20% Heart Disease Deaths says WHO

Every year, 1.9 million people die from tobacco-induced heart disease, according to a new brief released today by the World Health Organization, World Heart Federation, and the University of Newcastle Australia ahead of World Heart Day, marked on 29 September. This equates to one in five of all deaths from heart disease, warn the report’s… Continue reading Tobacco: Cause of 20% Heart Disease Deaths says WHO

National News

Php 6,000 GCash Cashback with HP Free GCash Promo

In preparation for the “new normal,” parents thought of all essential needs for an ideal Learn-From-Home (LFH) or Work-From-Home (WFH) environment: ergonomic chairs, working tables (is it the correct height?), sufficient lighting, even healthy snacks just in case their school kids become famished. But they didn’t forget the most important one, the computer, in this… Continue reading Php 6,000 GCash Cashback with HP Free GCash Promo

Local News

Gugma Movie to Premiere Sept 25

Gugma, an Ilonggo film, is a story of love, tragedy, and hope set in the turbulent first months of the spread of Covid 19 – and is set to premiere on September 25, 2020, 8 pm PHT, via @DailyGuardianPH. It is a production of Iloilo Live Events Alliance in association with J.S. Layson, Co., Inc.… Continue reading Gugma Movie to Premiere Sept 25

National News

Globe Gives Back With 0917 National G Day Festivities

It is National G Day! September 17 or 917 does not only signify Globe’s iconic and original prefix, it also marks the start of Globe’s annual celebration that recognizes and gives back to its loyal customers through exciting rewards and surprises. This is the time when Globe and its partners come together to delight its… Continue reading Globe Gives Back With 0917 National G Day Festivities

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Foodpanda rides to Batangas, Butuan, Dasmariñas, and more

Prepare to see even more delivery riders in pink across the country. On-demand food delivery service, Foodpanda, announced its expansion to more cities in the Philippines, solidifying the brand’s position as the biggest online food and grocery delivery service in the country. Among the new places where Foodpanda is now available are Malolos, Dasmarinas, Iligan,… Continue reading Foodpanda rides to Batangas, Butuan, Dasmariñas, and more

Local News

Produkto Lokal Goes Digital via ‘Bakal Lokal’

Produkto Lokal, undeniably, is one of the staple events in the City of Love that promotes local products by local suppliers. It is instrumental in the spawning of the term ‘support local’ – encouraging Ilonggos to support local suppliers. Way before the pandemic, it has been the advocacy of Produkto Lokal to serve and promote the… Continue reading Produkto Lokal Goes Digital via ‘Bakal Lokal’

World News

WWF: 68% Average Decline in Species Population Sizes Since 1970

In an article published by the World Wildlife Fund, it indicated that there is an average decline of 68% in species population sizes since 1970. Declines in monitored populations of mammals, fish, birds, reptiles, and amphibians present a dire warning for the health of people and the planet. Globally, monitored population sizes of mammals, fish,… Continue reading WWF: 68% Average Decline in Species Population Sizes Since 1970

Local News

Cemeteries to Close from October 30 to November 2

The Iloilo City Government recently issued Executive Order No. 144 imposing the interim closure of all cemeteries, both public and private, from October 30 to November 2 – just in time for All Saint’s Day and All Soul’s Day. "Local government units are mandated to act within the letter and spirit of all rules, regulations,… Continue reading Cemeteries to Close from October 30 to November 2

National News

Globe Partners with Tower Companies to Build 900 Sites; Gets 190 Permits Last August

Riding on the momentum of receiving clearance from various local government units (LGUs) to build cell sites across the country, Globe continues to make significant headway in its tower builds through partnerships with several tower companies (towercos). Globe Chief Finance Officer and Chief Risk Officer Rizza Maniego-Eala says that the company’s partnerships with Aboitiz InfraCapital… Continue reading Globe Partners with Tower Companies to Build 900 Sites; Gets 190 Permits Last August