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Latest Articles

The Filipino photographer in the age of social media

Manila (CNN Philippines Life) — A half-naked man crawls aimlessly across the streets of Manila during the EDSA Revolution. Young boys and girls in hijabs studiously read their Korans in the Bay Area after 9/11. Against a bleak grey sky, a military truck drives along a road in ruins in Marawi City. Roofs have turned into skeletons, vegetation grows amid the concrete wreckage — but the tall spire of a mosque, crowned with a crescent moon, remains. These are the images that first greet you in the
By Nicole Soriano
CNN

Who wants to be friends with Rusty Machines?

The breeze tonight is salty. It rolls in from Manila Bay, billowing our clothes. Onstage there are spotlights, a kaleidoscopic LED, and enough room for two acts. The band known as Rusty Machines is on standby for their 30-minute set, but the general mood is more of a patient calm, like they’re waiting for the bus.
By Enzo Escober
CNN

From Hong Kong to Iloilo, the youth spread their courage through protest art

Manila (CNN Philippines Life) — Over the past four months, as Hong Kong’s protesters persist to march the streets despite risks of being attacked, tear gassed or arrested by the police, their supporters have found a quiet, poetic way to resist. Transforming the city’s grey walls into colorful mosaics of Post-its and posters, they have powerfully aired their anger and hopes in art and words. The Lennon Walls of Hong Kong are testament to the creativity fueling hundreds of thousands of protesters
By Nicole Soriano
CNN

India is trying to build the world's biggest facial recognition system

In July, Bhuwan Ribhu received some very good news. The child labor activist, who works for Indian NGO Bachpan Bachao Andolan, had launched a pilot program 15 months prior to match a police database containing photos of all of India's missing children with another one comprising shots of all the minors living in the country's child care institutions.
By Julie Zaugg
CNN

Duterte still against Steve Harvey hosting Miss Universe 2016

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) — President Rodrigo Duterte still does not want Steve Harvey to host the Miss Universe 2016 coronation night, and he is going to do something about it. Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo, in a press briefing in Malacañang Thursday, said Duterte reacted negatively upon knowing that Harvey will be the host of the pageant, which will be held in the Philippines in January 2017. "Ang sagot niya [Duterte], 'Hindi pwede. I'm going to talk to the Miss Universe na dapat hindi si
By Karl Sonio
CNN

PAGASA: Lunar penumbral eclipse visible on Saturday

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) — Astronomy enthusiasts nationwide will be treated to a lunar penumbral eclipse early Saturday, said Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA). A penumbral lunar eclipse can be seen in the Philippine skies on Saturday from 12:52 a.m. to 4:56 a.m. A penumbral lunar eclipse occurs when the moon passes through the Earth's faint penumbral shadow. This makes the surface of the moon seem dimmer and more overcast than usual bu
By Karl Sonio
CNN

'Stranger Things' star to grace AsiaPOP Comicon Manila

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) — Millie Bobby Brown, who plays Eleven from raved Netflix series "Stranger Things," is one of the celebrity guests in this year's AsiaPOP Comicon Manila. The news was announced by the organizers of the event on Wednesday. Brown plays Eleven, a girl who harbors strange secrets and possesses extraordinary powers in the sci-fi/horror fiction series. Nicholas Hoult, who plays the mutant scientist Beast in "X-Men: Apocalypse" is the celebrity headliner of the comicon
By Karl Sonio
CNN

Singapore's best hawker stalls now in Manila

Metro Manila (CNN Philippines) — Singapore's street food maven K.F. Seetoh, together with established chefs JJ Yulo and Him Uy De Baron, is bringing the authentic Singaporean hawker experience to Manila. Twelve food stations in a hawker center-style establishment are serving Singapore's well-loved dishes, such as laksa, chicken claypot rice, oyster omelette, savory carrot cake, and Hainanese chicken rice. Seetoh and his local business partners Yulo and Uy de Baron are very hands-on — from the
By Karl Sonio
CNN

How Jews secretly found a home in the Philippines

Manila (CNN Philippines Life) — Enamored by the worlds of kings and prophets rooted in the Hebrew Bible, Yehudah*, 28, was curious about the Jewish faith ever since he was a child. He grew even more intrigued when he learned that the Israel of the ancient world is still alive today, right there at the center of the world map — proof, to him, that the God those old prophets proclaimed stayed faithful to His promises. He wanted to know this God. He wanted to be close to Him, just as the Israelites
By Nicole Soriano
CNN