Filipina model catwalks for Chanel Haute Couture Fall 2015 show

She dyed her hair silver, but for Filipina model Marga Esquivel this brought gold. Esquivel was among the lucky few who walked the Chanel runway along with Chanel muses Kendall Jenner, Kristen Stewart and Julian Moore at the casino-theme Haute Couture show at the Grand Palais Paris. She wore a wide-shoulder, box-shaped tweed jacket ensemble. […] more … [Read more...]

Greece gets until Sunday to prevent collapse

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BRUSSELS, Belgium — Frustrated and angry Eurozone leaders fearing for the future of their common currency gave the Greek prime minister a last-minute chance Tuesday to finally come up with a viable proposal on how to save his country from financial ruin. Overcoming their surprise when Alexis Tsipras failed to present them with a detailed […] more … [Read more...]

Rainfall alert raised over Metro Manila, nearby provinces

The public in Metro Manila and nearby provinces was warned of heavy rain, strong winds, lightning and possible flashfloods due to thunderstorms Wednesday morning. As of 8 a.m., thunderstorms were affecting Metro Manila (Manila, Pasay, Taguig, Camanava), Cavite (Ternate, Maragondon, Alfonso, Gen. Emilio Aguinaldo), Rizal and portions of Bulacan, Bataan, Batangas, Zambales, said … [Read more...]

‘Falcon’ to bring about monsoon rains

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Typhoon Falcon (international name: Chan-hom), which entered the Philippine area of responsibility Tuesday night, will enhance the southwest monsoon in Luzon, the state weather bureau said Wednesday. Monsoon rains may trigger flashfloods and landslides in the provinces of Mindoro, Palawan, Bataan and Zambales, the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical Services … [Read more...]

Aquino satisfaction rating rebounds

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Public satisfaction with the Aquino administration rebounded in the second quarter after plunging to a record low in March, the latest Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed. Nationwide, 55 percent of respondents said they were satisfied with the performance of the administration, while 24 percent were dissatisfied and 20 percent were undecided. This yielded a […] … [Read more...]