Protesters in Eurovision host city call for boycott of Israel

MALMO, Sweden — Protesters waving Palestinian flags and banners on Wednesday called for a boycott of Israel at the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest in...

Tennis drama Challengers showcases Zendaya’s versatility

LONDON — Zendaya relished the double duty of producing Challengers, a tense drama set in the world of professional tennis, and starring in the...

Dead Space franchise is officially on hold at Electronic Arts

ELECTRONIC Arts, Inc. put the Dead Space series on ice for the second time, despite the release of a critically acclaimed remake last year...

UCC Clockwork opens One Ayala branch, rolls out new menu

UCC Clockwork, one of the units under the UCC Philippines umbrella, opened on April 10 at the new One Ayala Mall. It also comes...

Philippine Eatsperience opens at Rizal Park and Intramuros

AT THE very heart of Manila, on the first week of Filipino Food Month, the Noli me Tangere Garden in Luneta transformed into a...

Dining In/Out (04/11/24)

SUMMER is in full swing at City of Dreams Manila, where curated dining and staycation offerings spell a perfect summer getaway.

48 Hours: A foodie’s guide to Montreal with Top Chef’s Gail Simmons

NEW YORK — As a cookbook author and judge on Bravo’s hit television show Top Chef, Gail Simmons gets to sample cuisines from around...

Actress Jessica Alba to step down as creative chief at Honest Company

PERSONAL care and baby products maker Honest Company said on Tuesday its founder, actress Jessica Alba, would be stepping down from her role as...

Philippine Book Festival: Making more Filipino readers

BACK for its second year is the Philippine Book Festival (PBF). The festival’s return will take place on April 25 to 28 at the...

Pingkian and the paradoxes of waging a revolution

By Maria Jovita Zarate
INTENT on meting out revolutionary justice to a traitor to the Katipunan, the man on center stage points a revolver at an erstwhile comrade-in-arms. That same man on center stage is hemmed in from the back by a military officer of the colonial government and a guardia civil, two rifles aimed at his temples.

Art abounds at La Fuerza

THIS April is already proving to be a summer with record heat, and yet it is actively being matched by the passionate energy of...

Amy Winehouse biopic Back to Black a celebration, its makers say

AMY WINEHOUSE’s lyrics and music were the “guiding star” for director Sam Taylor-Johnson in bringing the late singer’s story to the screen in Back...