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Oil rises as Russia cuts output after Western price cap

Oil contracts rebounded Friday after Russia announced it would slash its crude output in response to a Western price cap that was imposed on exports after Moscow's invasion of Ukraine. Brent, the international benchmark, and its US counterpart WTI, which had been down earlier in the day, jumped more than two percent after Russian deputy prime minister Alexander Novak said production would be cut by 500,000 barrels....

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Meralco to implement slight rate cut this February

Primarily due to the downward trend in the generation charge portion of the unbundled electric bills, Meralco customers' electric bills will have a very slight drop of P0.0106 per kilowatt hour (kWh) this month. According to the power company, the overall effective rate for this billing cycle will be P10.8895 per kWh instead of P10.9001 per kWh last month. #In60words...

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JC Cares' Hatid-Tulong extends help to 200 PWDs in QC

The covered court of Barangay Kaligayahan, Novaliches City, was filled with laughter and dancing as 200 persons with disabilities attended the monthly food distribution program of the JC Cares Foundation.

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Bernardo, Morada beat Indonesian pair to win gold in Iran

At the Iran Badminton Federation Sports Hall in Tehran on Sunday, the Filipino team of Christian Bernardo and Alvin Morada put up a solid performance to defeat an Indonesian pair and win the 2023 Iran Fajr International Challenge.

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Spain legend Pau Gasol to serve as ambassador for FIBA

International basketball icon Pau Gasol has been named as FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 Global Ambassador. With FIBA's flagship event getting underway in 200 days in the Philippines, Japan and Indonesia, Gasol will be on hand at a championship he knows very well.

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Tulfo renews calls for OFW ban in Kuwait after another

The call for the need to impose a deployment ban on Filipino workers in Kuwait was raised again by Senator Raffy Tulfo after various media outlets reported another incident of abuse.

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PBBM tells OFWs Gov't will care for your families

According to President Ferdinand Marcos Jr., on Saturday, the Philippine government strives to ensure that Overseas Filipino Workers and their families are taken care of in the nation while working abroad.

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US jobs surge, tech concerns whiplash stocks and send dollar

Meanwhile, disappointing earnings reports from Apple, Amazon, and Google owner Alphabet added to unease about the outlook for the crucial tech sector after torrid growth early in the pandemic.

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Can Beyonce finally take home the top Grammy?

As music's elite gather in Los Angeles for the Grammy awards on Sunday, one question is playing on loop Will Beyonce finally win the coveted Album of the Year prize?

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Bond actress Eva Green enters UK court battle over unmade

A lengthy legal dispute over a never-made film starring French actress Eva Green reached London's High Court on Thursday. Green, who starred alongside Daniel Craig in the James Bond film Casino Royale, is seeking payment of her acting fee for an aborted sci-fi project called A Patriot.

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Elon Musk, White House discuss electric vehicles

Tesla head Elon Musk met with senior White House officials Friday to discuss the Biden administration's push to grow the electric vehicle market, Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre said.

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Montrealers shrug off the cold to dance and party at

Snow may have been falling on Montreal's Old Port, with temperatures in the bone-chilling category, but that didn't stop the exuberant dancers during the city's first Igloofest after a Covid pause.

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North West debuts voice in next PAW Patrol movie

Kim Kardashian and Kanye Wests oldest child, North, who is now nine years old, landed a voice-acting career for the movie PAW Patrol The Mighty Movie. On Wednesday, Paramount Pictures announced the cast. Kim K will also reprise her role as Delores, the sassy poodle that works in an animal shelter, from the first movie. #In60words

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Marcos eyes digitalization of govt transactions to curb smuggling

President Ferdinand Bongbong Marcos Jr. is seeking to digitalize government transactions, particularly at the Bureau of Customs (BOC), to curb rampant smuggling in the country. In an interview, the President noted that it might be helpful to look into successful approaches being employed by several countries, and apply them to the Philippines. #In60words...

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Philippines to appeal ICC resumption of drug war probe

The Philippine government said Friday it intended to appeal an International Criminal Court decision to reopen an inquiry into Manila's brutal anti-drug campaign, which left thousands dead. #In60words

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