Filipino

Planet Appetite: Madrid Fusion Stages an Asian Version of its Gastro Summit in Manila, Philippines

Rupert Parker | Posted 22.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

For once fusion means exactly what it says - bring some of Spain's most renowned Michelin-starred chefs to Manila, the Philippines capital, mix with local chefs and ingredients, and the splendid result is Madrid Fusion Manila's three day event of master classes, presentations, tastings and pop-up dinners.

Planet Appetite: Madrid Fusion International Gastronomy Summit 2015, Spain

Rupert Parker | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

We've all heard of those grand Chinese banquets with innumerable courses including delicacies like sea slugs and bird's nests, but at Madrid Fusion this year I caught a glimpse of the future. Goods from China dominate our shops but my suspicion is that Chinese food is going to take over our restaurant menus - and I don't mean chop suey and egg fried rice.

Planet Appetite: A New World of Food in the Philippines

Rupert Parker | Posted 12.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Compared to its South Asian neighbours, Filipino cuisine is relatively unknown but the regional food of the Philippines is well worth exploring with its distinctive sour, salty and sweet flavours.

The United States Is Selectively Slow, Too Bad for the Philippines

Francisca Stewart | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Francisca Stewart

Although the Philippine government is being criticized for not doing more, it is still difficult to find blame when it comes to natural disasters of this level. When it comes down to it, there is no one that can be directly blamed for this type of travesty, there is only so much anyone can do to prepare. The death tolls are nonetheless frightening and humbling.

Prince Philip, Filipino Nurses and Girl Power

Dr Ismail Ahmed | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Politics
Dr Ismail Ahmed

In suggesting that the Philippines must be "half empty" on account of so many of its inhabitants working overseas, Philip has unwittingly stumbled upon an interesting topic with regards to immigration and women.

WATCH: Budget Filipino Plane Overshoots Runway

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 17.02.2012 | UK Comedy

The Airphil Express Airbus A320 from Manila was set to land at Kalibo airport on the island of Panay without rolling on to the grass. It didn't. R...