The Sunday Times Magazine

The education advocate for Filipinos in Italy

December 13, 2014 8:55 pm

WITH over 180,000 Filipinos living in Italy, the European country is now home to the largest population of overseas Filipino workers in Western Europe. This is according to Italian Ambassador to the Philippines Massimo Roscigno who happily reported to The … Read more »

Artist Jovan Benito recalls Filipino

December 13, 2014 8:54 pm

Christmas—Filipino-style—is truly remarkable and unforgettable. It is a revered time for many cherished celebrations, endearing friends and family with the warmth of sharing, fond memories and togetherness. To mark this joyous occasion, proudly Filipino bread chain Pan de Manila adds … Read more »

PH’s homegrown ‘French Baker’ turns 25

December 13, 2014 8:53 pm

THE French Baker, a proudly Filipino company that first opened in SM City North Edsa, triumphantly celebrated its 25th anniversary with a spectacle of fashion, art, music, entertainment and delicious food at the Mega Fashion Hall in Mandaluyong City. The … Read more »

Two ‘Cusina Idols’ for 2014 named

December 13, 2014 8:52 pm

ARMED with their cooking skills and fueled by their passion for good food, a cooking enthusiast and a culinary student bested other finalists at “The Next Cusina Idol Cook-Off Challenge.” Jointly organized by Melawares and Urban Kitchen, the contest participants … Read more »

‘#ShowYourStripes’ supports ‘Bahay Bulilit’

December 13, 2014 8:52 pm

DOING good is always in style. McDonald’s Philippines has launched the ongoing #ShowYourStripes project, where a P100 purchase of limited-edition red and white striped socks will help the company’s Ronald McDonald Bahay Bulilit program. McDonald’s has 25 Ronald McDonald Bahay … Read more »

The artist is dead

December 13, 2014 8:50 pm

Buen Calubayan’s creativity is not one that is easy. One says that with a wariness—if not a weariness. One has a sinking feeling after all that the difficulty is borne of an inability, nay a refusal, to engage in the … Read more »

Cacnio’s brass work gets spotlight

December 13, 2014 8:49 pm

Internationally-acclaimed brass sculptor and Ten Outstanding Young Men Awardee for 2006 Michael Cacnio brings his spectacular creations to the National Com-mission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) Gallery with the exhibit Brass Act: Michael Cacnio at 45, opening on December … Read more »

Best publications in 2014 recognized

December 13, 2014 8:48 pm

Manila Critics’ Circle (MCC) and the National Book Development Board (NBDB) presented and recognized the best of Filipino publications in the 33rd National Book Awards on November 18 at the Marble Hall of the Museum of the Filipino People, National … Read more »

HURRICANE POEMS FOR A LARK

December 13, 2014 8:48 pm

1. Who Has Seen the Wind? Always the uninvited guest, the wind pushes through the porch into the house, and scatters leaves collected in its wake, like a shower of crackling seeds freed from pods that do not come from … Read more »

Daydreaming with ‘The Daykeeper’

December 13, 2014 8:48 pm

IT’S that time of the year when the weather is a bit cooler, when Michael Buble is played endlessly on the loop, and when strangers next to you in line at your favorite coffee shop asks, “Are you going to … Read more »