Ombudsman blocking Imelda’s post-conviction remedies

For making “fictional” excuses for skipping the promulgation of Sandiganbayan’s guilty verdict on her case, former first lady Imelda Marcos should be barred from appealing her conviction on seven counts of graft involving $200 million, while remaining free on P150,000 bail, according to... read more...

Pinoy Pride 45 foreign cast arrives

THE foreign boxers who will challenge ALA Boxing Gym stalwarts will arrive tomorrow for the much-anticipated Pinoy Pride 45: Triple WBO Championships that will unfold on November 24 at the IEC Convention Center, Cebu City. Mexican boxers Uriel Lopez and Hugo Reyes, and African George Krampah,... Source link

Today’s women will wear the terno if…

  Some people never give up, and in this case, we mean Ben Chan and Gino Gonzales.   The Ternocon at Cultural Center of the Philippines went one step further in promoting the national...

Build, build, build it and they will come

Now on its 29th year, the PhilConstruct Expo has expanded to two different venues, with exhibitors accommodating thousands of guests at the SMX Convention Center Manila and at the World Trade... read more...

Pence says US to partner in Papua New Guinea military base

  PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea (AFP) — The United States said Saturday it will join forces with Australia in the development of a new naval base in Papua New Guinea, a project seen as a move to curb China’s influence in the Pacific. Australia, which has long-standing military ties with the US,... read more...

PHL Azkals, Thailand maintain perfect start in Asean Championship

Thailand's Korrakot Wiriyaudomsiri scored direct from a corner as the holders beat Indonesia 4-2 in the Asean Football Federation Championship on Saturday, while Sven-Goran Eriksson notched up his second win in a row as the Philippine Azkals' coach. read more...

End of the world?

    ONCE an overzealous preacher was out in the street, holler­ing: “Katapusan na, katapusan na!” (Now is the end!). Whereupon , a guy approached him, saying, “Reverend, hindi pa katapusan…Aquinse pa lang ngayon!” (It’s only the 15th of the month). * * * Then there was a young... read more...

Coast Guard intercepts P50-M smuggled rice shipment

AN ESTIMATED P50 million worth of smuggled rice shipment was intercepted by the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) while on maritime patrol in the Sulu sea, an official said Saturday, November 17.Lieutenant Commander Noriel Ramos, Zamboanga Coast Guard Station commander, said the vessel, M/V Hulk... read more...

Gipatay tungod sa gugma?

DUHA ang patay samtang usa ang naa sa talandugon nga kahimtang sa mga pagpamusil sa siyudad sa Sugbo kagahapon, Sabado sa kaadlawon, Nobiyembre 17.Unang pagpamusil nahitabo ala una sa kaadlawon sa Joseville Subdivision, Barangay Bacayan, siyudad sa Sugbo.Ang biktima mao ang usa nurse nga... read more...

LGBT Pride

DAVAO. Mi-posing sa ilang pictorial ang pipila ka mga miyembro sa Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) sa Davao City atol sa ilang Miss Golden Gay 2018 alang sa pagpangandam sa 8th LGBT Davao Yearend Gathering nga mahitabo karong Disyembre 18, 2018. Ang maong programa kabahin sa Pasko... read more...