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Basyang’s Wrath

Basyang’s Wrath.....»»

Category: newsSource: mindanews mindanewsFeb 13th, 2018

Glaiza de Castro and Alexa Ilacad’s viral flood stories

Severe weather conditions are proving to be a great equalizer. Even celebrities Glaiza de Castro and Alexa Ilacad were not spared by the wrath of the monsoon rains that inundated large areas in Luzon. De Castro was reportedly in a video shoot in Quezon City, while Ilacad was with companions in Marikina City. Both cities […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 13th, 2018

Mangroves are a natural shield against typhoons in the Philippines

An environmental group has called for the rebuilding of mangrove forests throughout the Philippines saying that these coastal trees are an effective shield against the wrath of typhoons that hit the country annually. Conservation International-Philippines shared in a Facebook video on July 26, World Mangrove Day, how mangrove forests can protect coastal villages from strong […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsJul 30th, 2018

To repair reputation, Twitter, Facebook incur investor wrath

NEW YORK -- Two of the biggest social media platforms lost nearly one-fifth of their market value after reporting disappointing user growth. Twitter's stock plunged Friday after it reported a.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 28th, 2018

To repair reputation, Twitter, Facebook incur investor wrath

Two of the biggest social media platforms lost nearly one-fifth of their market value after reporting disappointing user growth......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 28th, 2018

Nature’s Wrath

A tornado on Sunday night (July 22, 2018) uprooted this tree in Barangay Lapu-Lapu in Davao City. MindaNews photo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2018

Heart-rending ‘Yolanda’ tragedy recalled

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte veered away from hurling invectives as he remembered the wrath of supertyphoon “Yolanda” during his visit in Tacloban City on Friday. “I was bleeding inside my heart,” Duterte said during the Sangyaw Festival of Lights in Tacloban, Leyte saying he wept two handkerchief-ful of tears when he….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJun 30th, 2018

Why is Duterte risking the wrath of God?

He never pretended to be pious, much less religious. But even by his own personal standards, President Rodrigo Duterte certainly said the unthinkable - or the unsayable - when he called God 's.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 28th, 2018

Philippine President faces wrath for kissing woman

New Delhi [India], June 5 (ANI): Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has drawn flak for kissing an overseas Filipina worker on the lips during a live event in South Korea. According to media reports,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 5th, 2018

Philippine President faces wrath for kissing woman

New Delhi [India], June 5 (ANI): Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has drawn flak for kissing an overseas Filipina worker on the lips during a live event in South Korea. According to media reports,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 4th, 2018

Thoughts to guide us by

The despicable housing projects for our double- whammy-hit Kababayans ... angered those who saw them. They were victims twice: by nature’s wrath that we cannot do about, and, worse, by man’s cruelty and greed, which can be avoided.......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Voters in Tondo hope new barangay officials can lessen drug war killings

MANILA, Philippines – Most, if not all barangays in Tondo have witnessed the wrath of the President Rodrigo Duterte's war on drugs. The streets in Delpan, Parola, and Isla Puting Bato were specially targeted areas—often the site of police buy-bust operations, or vigilante killings in Manila. Police Station 2-Moriones—which has jurisdiction ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMay 14th, 2018

Guardiola sees red, falls short in Champions League again

By Rob Harris, Associated Press MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Perched high in the stands, Pep Guardiola buried his head and covered his eyes. At times, the Manchester City manager couldn't bear to watch as his Champions League hopes were extinguished. On a night when his players needed him most on the touchline, Guardiola was largely helpless to intervene. The elevated view was not out of choice but for allowing his emotions to boil over as the players departed for the halftime break. The target of Guardiola's wrath was Spanish referee Antonio Mateu Lahoz, who had wrongfully ruled out Leory Sane's goal minutes earlier for offside after failing to spot that the ball had come off Liverpool's James Milner. "I didn't insult the referee," Guardiola said. "I just said, 'It's a goal. It came off Milner.'" The remonstrations achieved nothing apart from Liverpool Juergen Klopp having no company on the sideline for the second half of this quarterfinal second leg that City lost 2-1 to go out 5-2 on aggregate. Had Sane's goal not been disallowed, City would have jumped 2-0 in front of the night. Trailing 3-0 from the first leg at Anfield last week, a comeback would have seemed not just possible but highly conceivable from the team Klopp hails as "the best in the world." City had already made a storming start to this quarterfinal second leg when a goal was produced inside two minutes from Gabriel Jesus. But, with Sane's goal scrubbed, a single goal was a meager return for City's relentless and energetic attacks in the first half. And when the second half began, Liverpool had a renewed vigor to take on the runway Premier League leaders. When Mohamed Salah scored 11 minutes into the second half, Liverpool was 4-1 in front on aggregate and City had to score four goals to advance. That became five once Roberto Firmino netted in the 77th minute. "We created chances," Guardiola said, "but of course it's not easy because they had 10 players behind." For the first time in his City career, Guardiola slumped to a third successive loss. "We were beaten by an exceptional team," Guardiola said. For the third time this season. Liverpool also inflicted City's first loss of the Premier League season. The second came on Saturday at home to Manchester United — a derby setback that denied City the chance to seal the title. Just a blip was expected, Guardiola argued, when City has set such high standards until now with exhilarating performances. "I have to analyze what we've done in 10 months and I think it's quite good," Guardiola said. "I saw the body language of my players. You won't find a team who can keep the same momentum, the same rhythm, the same pace with this amount of games. It's almost impossible." The Premier League trophy will still be won — within weeks given City's 13-point lead — to go with the League Cup that is already in the Etihad Stadium trophy cabinet. But is two trophies an adequate return for a manager who has been able to spend more than $600 million in his four transfer windows at the helm? And when the world's costliest defense concedes eight goals in three of the most significant games of the season in the space of seven days? Guardiola was hired to bring the European Cup to City for the first time. Twice a Champions League winner with Barcelona, he isn't sure he can reach the final next season. "Last season it was the round of 16, this season it's the quarterfinals," Guardiola said. "Hopefully next season we can go to the semifinals.".....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 11th, 2018

Kremlin furious as Britain blames Putin for ex-spy attack

MOSCOW: Britain provoked Russia’s wrath on Friday by directly implicating Vladimir Putin in the poisoning attack on an ex-double agent, with the Kremlin saying the claims were “shocking and unforgivable.” The war of words between Moscow and London over the nerve agent attack on a former Russian spy escalated as Britain’s Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson [...] The post Kremlin furious as Britain blames Putin for ex-spy attack appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsMar 17th, 2018

Kremlin furious as Britain blames Putin for ex-spy attack

MOSCOW, Russia – Britain provoked Russia's wrath on Friday, March 16 by directly implicating Vladimir Putin in the poisoning attack on an ex-double agent, with the Kremlin saying the claims were "shocking and unforgivable". The war of words between Moscow and London over the nerve agent attack on a former ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 17th, 2018

PhD student sets up crowdfunding, donates over 1,000 books to rebuild Mosul library destroyed by ISIS

Makram Alkhaled left Mosul, Iraq in September 2013 to pursue a PhD scholarship in the University of Manchester in England. It was in the following year of June 2014 when ISIS fighters took over his home city Mosul. This led to tens of thousands of deaths, and the destruction and burning of homes and millions of books from libraries, which led to the fall of the great city. The library of the University of Mosul was one of many that was destroyed, now just a broken shell of its former glory as a product of war. While Mosul has since been liberated from the wrath of the ISIS fighters back in 2017 by Iraqi security forces with the support of the international coalition, there is still mu...Keep on reading: PhD student sets up crowdfunding, donates over 1,000 books to rebuild Mosul library destroyed by ISIS.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 6th, 2018

Damaged by ‘Basyang’

A bridge in Jabonga, Agusan del Norte that collapsed when Tropical Storm Basyang hit Caraga Region on Feb 13. Photo taken on Feb. 26, 2018. MindaNews photo by ROEL N. CATOTO.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2018

South Cebu Residents Avail of Capitol’s Medical and Surgical Mission

Pursuing the Capitol’s primary agenda on health and social services, the Provincial Health Office (PHO) headed to Oslob town in southern Cebu for its second stretch of medical and surgical mission conducted last February 12 to 17, 2018. Amidst Tropical Depression (TD) Basyang, the surgical missions pushed through at the Oslob District Hospital as it […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2018

Surigao del Sur gov blasts bishop over Agusan del Sur floods, slides

SAN FRANCISCO, Agusan del Sur --- While admitting he is into the business of hauling ore from mines in his province, the governor of Surigao del Sur on Friday blasted a ranking Catholic Church official for linking the deadly landslides at the height of Tropical Storm "Basyang" (international name: Sanba) to logging and mining.   Gov. Vicente Pimentel Jr. said Tandag Bishop Nereo Odchimar "chose to amplify and speculate on baseless and unfounded accusations, instead of helping and comforting the victims" of Basyang.   In a pastoral letter he issued on Feb. 17, Odchimar blamed the recent landslides in the province on the disastrous effects of mining. The pastoral lett...Keep on reading: Surigao del Sur gov blasts bishop over Agusan del Sur floods, slides.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2018

TINGOG SA SUBA: Human sa bagyo

Pagduaw ni Basyang duha ka tulay sa Caraga napiang dili siguro maayo pagka-atiman nganong nahagsa man Ikatingala pa ba? kwalidad sa materyalis kwestiunabli permi bagyo man o dumptruck lang delikakado agian puwedi molupad na lang? landslide dinhi, flashflood didto mabasa sa diyaryo naguol akong mag-uuma’ng amigo Unsaon na lang ang kabasakan sa bagang lapok gitabonan […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2018

Lady Spikers rebound

AS expected, University of the East bore the wrath of a determined La Salle side in dire need of a rebound. The back-to-back seeking Lady Spikers made quick work of the Lady Warriors, 25-18, 25-17, 25-20, to move to solo second place in the UAAP women’s volleyball tournament at the….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsFeb 21st, 2018