Unforgettable Batanes

BASCO, Batanes - A loud screech followed by a thump woke me up on my seat as our plane landed.

SSS 'kasambahay' registration until end of June

Binigyan ng SSS ang lahat ng mga amo ng hanggang katapusan ng Hunyo para irehistro ang kanilang mga kasambahay. Narito ang ulat. TV Patrol, June 3, 2013, Lunes

Move over tequila, here comes Chinese firewater

CHENGDU, China - Chinese baijiu, a flammable, pungent white liquor averaging a 110-proof wallop, is the world's most consumed form of liquor thanks to its popularity in China, but for the first time distillers are looking to develop export markets. 

CBCP official: Charice has 'identity crisis'

MANILA, Philippines – An official of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) has weighed in on the recent “coming out” of Charice, saying that the Filipina international singer is just “experiencing an identity crisis.” 

New Spanish fashion brand comes to Manila

MANILA, Philippines – After Bershka and Stradivarius, the sister brands of the Spanish retailer Zara, another prominent fast fashion company from Spain has arrived in Manila. 

'More visual, personal' eBay PH relaunched

MANILA, Philippines – Shopping website eBay Philippines recently unveiled its new look, which took visual cues from social networking sites such as Pinterest.

A look at local gourmet cheeses in Davao

Host-actress Kris Aquino visits the Malagos Farmhouse in Davao to sample some local gourmet cheeses made from goat milk.

Manny the Movie Guy reviews 'Now You See Me'

ANC's resident film critic, Manny the Movie Guy, interviews the cast of the film that's currently showing in Metro Manila.

Top 10 up-and-coming gay wedding destinations

Some of the latest locales to honor gay marriage are also some of the most picturesque and romantic places for couples to exchange vows.

Big city, tiny apartment: small-scale living is new trend in US

SEATTLE, Washington - Aaron McConnell doesn't mind sharing a kitchen with seven neighbors. He's fine in living quarters with just enough room for a twin bed, a corner desk and little else. Closets? Forget about it - he stores his clothing and other possessions on shelves and hooks.