The Philippine Star is an English language newspaper that covers national and global news, business, entertainment, sports and lifestyle. Offering both print and digital publication, the newspaper focuses on the events taking place in the Philippines.
A part of the Star Group of publications, The Philippine Star features major national news from different parts of the country, including Manila, Luzon, Mindanao and Visayas. The newspaper’s website, Philstar.com, features the latest national and international news headlines. The portal includes business, banking and finance news. The Philippine Star also publishes news on science and environment, technology, agriculture, motoring and telecoms.
The newspaper covers sports such as boxing, basketball, tennis and football. This section includes news on Philippine Basketball Association, NBA, National Collegiate Athletic Association and University Athletic Association of the Philippines tournaments. The Philippine Star’s lifestyle section includes food, health, arts and culture, fashion and beauty and travel articles. The newspaper also publishes articles on movies, music, gadgets, pet life and education.
The Philippine Star carries editorials, opinion columns and letters to the editors. As of 2015, the newspaper offers subscription options for three months, four months, one year and two years. In addition to The Philippine Star, the Star Group of Publication publishes the Pilipino Star Ngayon, Freeman, Banat and the People Asia Magazine.