#WalangPasok / Weather

#WalangPasok – Class suspensions for June 13 2018

(As of 6:30 AM) Local government units in several areas have announced the suspension of classes in their respective areas for today, June 13, because of torrential rains triggered by the southwest […]


entertainment / politics / President Rodrigo Duterte

British comedian John Oliver slams President Duterte over his treatment of women

British comedian John Oliver once more lambasted President Rodrigo Duterte on his satirical HBO show “Last Week Tonight,” this time over his questionable treatment of women. Oliver began his segment on the […]


politics / President Rodrigo Duterte

Crowd goes crazy as President Duterte lip-kisses an OFW in South Korea

A video clip showing President Rodrigo Duterte lip-kissing an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) during his meeting with the Filipino community in Seoul, South Korea has gone viral on social media late Sunday […]



Nutrition Month Theme 2018: “Ugaliing magtanim, Sapat na nutrisyon aanihin!”

Primary and secondary schools nationwide will be celebrating the National Nutrition Month or “Buwan ng Nutrisyon” this coming July. According to the National Nutrition Council (NNC), the theme for this year’s celebration is “Ugaliing […]


entertainment / news

Kris Aquino goes to war vs Korina Sanchez over ‘Rated K’ episode with James Yap

Television host and actress Kris Aquino attacked veteran journalist Korina Sanchez after her former husband James Yap was featured in an episode of “Rated K” that aired Sunday night (April 22). In […]


education / entertainment

Teatro Tomasino presents “Kasaray Duma” this May 2018

Teatro Tomasino, the official theater group of the University of Santo Tomas (UST), will have “Kasaray Duma: Mga Supling ng Sigwa” as its last offering for its 40th theatrical season.  Penned by Palanca Award-winning writer Eljay Castro Deldoc, “Kasaray […]


education / up diliman

UPCAT 2018 results to be released April 30, says UP regent Spocky Farolan

The much-awaited results of the University of the Philippines College Admission Test or UPCAT will be released this April 30, Monday. That is according to Frederick Mikhail “Spocky” Farolan, a member of […]


commentary / LGBT issues in the Philippines / lgbt rights

No, the ‘pray the gay away’ conversion therapy never works

Earlier tonight, GMA 7 aired a Lenten special titled “It’s UnPair: Pramis, trulalong labstory itoh” which was produced by The 700 Club Asia. The story is about a gay man who eventually […]


education / news

FULL LIST OF PASSERS – DOST releases names of qualifiers for 2018 college scholarships

The Department of Science and Technology-Science Education Institute (DOST-SEI) has released the names of Grade 12 senior high school students who have qualified for a scholarship for school year 2018-2019. In a press […]


entertainment / sponsored posts

REVIEW – Have you tried Zoom Courier?

Filipinos can now have another company to choose from in case they need to avail of a courier service for their personal and business needs. For two years now, Zoom Courier has […]


#WalangPasok – May 13 2021 declared a holiday for Eid’l Fitr

Muslims around the globe will be observing the end of the holy month of Ramadan, referred to as Eid’l Fitr, during the second week of May. The said religious observance is an […]


How can gov’t workers apply for a 14-day COVID leave?

Second of two parts As previously reported by The Filipino Scribe, government employees can apply for a paid leave of 14 calendar days in case they need to be quarantined due to […]


CSC grants 14-day paid leave for gov’t workers who get COVID-19

First of two parts Government employees who test positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 can avail of a 14-day paid leave, according to a memorandum released last year by the Civil […]


OFWs in Hong Kong go all out in support of ‘Laban ng Lahi 2017’

Hong Kong-based overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are going all-out in showing their support for the first-ever “Laban ng Lahi” global team marathon challenge, whose international qualifying tournament is set for October 29, […]


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