WATCH Alisah Bonaobra’s Farewell Performance on The X Factor UK

Alisah Bonaobra The X Factor UK

Filipino hopeful Alisah Bonaobra ended her journey at The X Factor UK. But she said goodbye with a bang by receiving a standing ovation for her performance of George Michael’s ‘Praying For Time’. Alisah Bonaobra eliminated for good from The X Factor UK. (YouTube screen grab/The X Factor UK) Alisah Bonaobra was eliminated from The X More...

by Jason Lewis Corpuz | Published 5 days ago
returning OFWs salisi victims
By Randy Antonio On Monday, November 13th, 2017

3 Returning OFWs Duped of Earnings & Pasalubongs by Salisi Operative

What was supposed to be a happy homecoming for three returning overseas Filipino workers (OFW) turned into a nightmare after they were duped of their money, gadgets and pasalubongs. The returning OFWs were victimized More...

Pinay Imelda Gimena Penascosa drug trafficking HK
By Randy Antonio On Friday, November 10th, 2017

Filipina Sentenced to 15 Years in Prison in Hong Kong for Trafficking Cocaine

A former domestic helper has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for drug trafficking in Hong Kong. Imelda Gimena Penascosa pleaded guilty to drug trafficking charges after she was caught with about 4.4 kilos More...

ofw cleaning windows
By Randy Antonio On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Video of Middle East OFW Cleaning High Windows Alarms Netizens

Should domestic helpers be tasked to clean high windows? Isn’t this a job for window cleaners considering how dangerous it is? This is what many netizens are asking after a video of and overseas Filipino worker More...

Julia Montes Bench Dubai
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Two Top Pinoy Brands BENCH and Pancake House Open Branches in Dubai

Bench and Pancake House opened their first stores in the United Arab Emirates. The two top Filipino brands opened branches in Dubai just recently with actress and Bench endorser Julia Montes leading the inauguration More...

By Randy Antonio On Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

Four Pinoy Seamen & 2 Others Abducted by Pirates Off Nigeria

Six crew members of a German container ship have been kidnapped off Nigeria. For of those abducted are Filipinos but their identities are still being withheld. The kidnapping occurred Saturday morning south of More...

California wildfire Pinay caregiver Teresa santos
By Jason Lewis Corpuz On Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

Loyal Pinay Caregiver Died After Refusing to Leave Patient During California Wildfire

Another Filipino died during the California wildfire. She was Teresa Santos, a loyal caregiver who refused to leave her disabled patient as the fire raged around them. Teresa and her elderly patient, Sally Lewis, More...

Joseph Orbeso Rachel Nguyen
By Randy Antonio On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017

Pinoy Joseph Orbeso Killed Girlfriend in Murder Suicide in California Desert

Missing Filipino-American Joseph Orbeso and his girlfriend died in a murder suicide in the California Desert. Autopsy results revealed Orbeso and Rachel Nguyen died of gunshot wounds. A gun was found at the scene More...

Joseph Orbeso Rachel Nguyen
By Randy Antonio On Friday, October 20th, 2017

Bodies Pinoy & Girlfriend Missing Since July Found in California Desert

Filipino American Joseph Orbeso and Rachel Nguyen had been missing since July 28. On Sunday, their bodies were found locked in an embrace at the Joshua Tree National Park in the California desert. Joseph Orbeso More...

NorCal wildfires
By Randy Antonio On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Pinoy Dies in Northern California Wildfires as Death Toll Reaches 40

A Filipino is among the dead in the Northern California (NorCal) wildfires. The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said a report from the Philippine Consulate in San Francisco confirmed the death of the Pinoy whose More...