PH 'losing control' in sea row as US, Japan intervene: expert

The Philippines turns to be a minor player now in territorial disputes case with China as US and Japan intervene, an expert said.

NY-based Pinay writer bares inspiration for 'In the Country'

The book “In the Country” by New York-based Filipino writer Mia Alvar is making big in the international writing scene, touching multi-racial readers and gaining recognition from various prominent book reviewers.