NBA Returns To Studio 23

The Kabarkada Network officially announced the return of National Basketball Association (NBA) at Studio 23 with a back-to-back treat on December 26 (Monday) for the league’s 2011-2012 season. Filipino fans can now enjoy the face-off between last season’s championship contenders, the Miami Heat and the Dallas Mavericks,

Taekwondo jins with Iba Balita anchors (photo by Ryan Ramos)

Taekwondo Gold Medalists Honored At The Kapamilya Network

After bagging gold medals at the ongoing 26thSoutheast Asian (SEA) Games in Jakarta, Indonesia, Philippine Taekwondo jins (L-R) Japoy Lizardo, Francesca Camille Alarilla, Ma. Carla Janice Lagman and Rani Ann Ortega visited the ABS-CBN and were honored by some of its show hosts for their achievement. In an interview in “Iba Balita” with news anchors…


2011 Global Handwashing Day in the Philippines

Started in 2008 by the Global Public-Private Partnership for Hand Washing aims to foster and support a global culture of handwashing with soap. This event is simultaneously celebrated in every country to raise awareness about the importance of proper handwashing with soap. In Manila, the grand celebration was held at the Batasan Hills National High…

Larry Martin

Larry Martin Named The 1st Ever Pinoy Biggest Loser!

The long “weight” is over! Larry Martin was named the first grand winner of ABS-CBN’s biggest reality show “The Biggest Loser Pinoy Edition” in its grand finale last night (October 8) after losing the highest weight percentage among his fellow Fab Five contenders at the final weigh-in. The 36-year old former police officer bested Angela,…


Movie Review: Warrior

Engaging, emotional, and intense. The movie Warrior is about two estranged brothers brought apart by family’s tragic past and is bound together by their desire to win the grandest Mixed Martial Arts tournament. Director Gavin O’Connor must have a gift for handling classic emotionally driven movies to make this story absolutely powerful. Although the film…