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Bound for Manila

President Rodrigo Duterte sits at the back of the economy class section of a commercial airline evening of  January 5, 2017 en route to Manila from Davao City where he spent the New Year's break This is the second time Duterte took a commercial flight after July 7, 2016. when he returned to Davao City from [&'].....»»

Category: newsSource: mindanews mindanewsJan 5th, 2017

UPDATE 2: MMDA reports flooding in Metro Manila

THE Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) reported several flooded areas in Metro Manila brought by heavy rains on Monday afternoon. EDSA Pasong Tamo Tunnel is unpassable to any vehicle with floods 24 inches deep. Areas with gutter-deep floods as of 3:09 p.m. Tuazon Tunnel – North and Southbound EDSA, Quezon Avenue – North Bound EDSA [...] The post UPDATE 2: MMDA reports flooding in Metro Manila appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2018

Kai Sotto to stay with Ateneo amid Real Madrid recruitment rumors

    MANILA, Philippines – Kai Sotto is not Euroleague-bound, at least for now. New Ateneo juniors coach Reggie Varilla said his prized 7-foot-1 prospect is staying right here at home to play for the Blue Eaglets in the UAAP Season 81 juniors basketball tournament. “Kai is still with his ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 29th, 2018

Bound for Manila

A farm worker carries a 50-kilo box of assorted vegetables to a truck for shipment in Barangay Miarayon, Talakag, Bukidnon on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2018. The Department of Agriculture is shipping 20 tons of assorted vegetables to Manila to stabilize the rising prices after farms in Baguio City and Northern Luzon were inundated by super […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 21st, 2018

Manila Gilas fall short vs Bosnia to cap off Shanghai 3x3 tourney

Manila Gilas sustained a heartbreaking 20-21 loss to Bosnian squad Vitez EcosRomari to come back home with a 0-2 record in the Shanghai Challenger 3x3 tournament. Down 19-20, the Filipinos went for a quick layup to even the score late. The Ronnie Magsanoc-mentored squad however fouled in the next possession, giving the Bosnian side two free throws. Vitez EcosRomari split the charities to secure the victory. The Philippine squad, made up of PBA D-League stars Jeff Viernes and Gab Banal and reinforced by Filipino-American Trevis Jackson and Jamal Thomas, suffered its first loss at the hands of Serbian side Zemun, 10-22. Both Vitez EcosRomari and Zemun are bound for tomorrow's quarterfinals. The event features 16 teams from Asia and Europe......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 7th, 2018

Birdstrike halts PAL aircraft at Davao airport

DAVAO CITY -- A flight of the Philippine Airlines (PAL) bound for Manila was canceled here when a bird was caught in one of its engines while it was about to take off, civil aviation authorities said. Agnes Udang, Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Davao manager, said the Manila-bound PR Flight 2814canceled its flight when the accident happened at the Francisco Bangoy International Airport past1 p.m.on Wednesday. The plane was scheduled to leave Davao at1:05 p.m.when the birdstrike happened. "The aircraft was in the position to take off when an (airborne) bird hit it," Udang told reporters, adding bird feathers were found in one of the plane's engines. The...Keep on reading: Birdstrike halts PAL aircraft at Davao airport.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

PAL flight fails to take off after engine explodes

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 29 Aug) – An Airbus 321 of the Philippine Airlines (PAL) bound for Manila failed to take off Wednesday afternoon after its engine exploded reportedly due to a “bird strike.” PR 2814 was scheduled to depart Francisco Bangoy International Airport (formerly Davao International Airport) at 1:05 p.m. and supposed to arrive […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsAug 29th, 2018

PVL: Bulldogs seek a semis spot

National University shoots for Final Four seat on Wednesday in a showdown with San Beda University in a tight five-game playdate of the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference men's division at the FilOil Flying Centre in San Juan. Sporting a 6-1 win-loss record behind league-leading and semis-bound University of Sto. Tomas, the Bulldogs engage the Red Spikers at 2:00 p.m. Top hitter Bryan Bagunas is expected return to active duty after skipping NU’s close-shaved five-set escape over Adamson University last Saturday. Bagunas skipped the match to compete in the Beach Volleyball Republic Open Manila leg. San Beda holds a 2-5 win-loss record tied with De La Salle University and University of Perpetual Help. Meanwhile, the unbeaten Tigers look to add winless Arellano University as its eighth victim in the curtain-raiser at 8:00 a.m. DLSU and Perpetual try to keep their semis hopes alive in a clash at 10:00 a.m., Far Eastern University (4-3) and College of St. Benilde (4-3) meet at 12:00 noon while Adamson (4-3) and University of the Philippines close the long day in their 6:00 p.m. collision.   ---      Follow this writer on Twitter, @fromtheriles.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 21st, 2018

Anne to other nonsingers: Embrace your voice and sing your heart out

  After getting married in 2016, Anne Curtis thought that her career was bound to slow down. It was the opposite. Things, somehow, got even "crazier." In the first half of this year alone, she shot three films---"Sid & Aya: Not a Love Story," "BuyBust" and her Metro Manila Film Festival entry, "Aurora"---on top of her daily hosting job in the noontime variety program, "It's Showtime." Now, she's preparing for her coming concert, "ANNEKulit: Promise, Last Na 'To," on Aug. 18 at Araneta Coliseum. "Just when I expected that things would start to get quieter, these things happened---it's amazing! It just goes to show that you don't have to change something about your...Keep on reading: Anne to other nonsingers: Embrace your voice and sing your heart out.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2018

Tower Of Power Manila-bound in September

The Tower Of Power concert is on Sept. 7 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum to be mounted by Ovation Productions. The triple bill event also features Dennis Lambert and Kalapana. Tower Of Power Manila-bound in September The Tower of Power concert is on Sept. 7 at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. The triple bill event also… link: Tower Of Power Manila-bound in September.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 14th, 2018

Filipinos on collision course in ONE Championship

MANILA, Philippines – Following their respective winning streaks, Filipino mixed martial artists Joshua Pacio and Rene Catalan are on a collision course in the strawweight division of ONE Championship. Pacio, riding a 3-fight streak, and Catalan, boasting a 5-bout streak, could be bound for an all-Filipino battle in what ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

A past shocker bound to happen again

Insights.xlr8 At about this time exactly 50 years ago, panicky residents of Manila were still edgy over a horrific event that had just occurred in the heart of the nation’s capital: 268 people crushed to death and 260 others injured as disaster hit a six-story residential and commercial building in….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2018

Asian Games 2018 pullout: Yeng Guiao wish list thumbed down

MANILA, Philippines – Yeng Guiao, who was supposed to coach the Asian Games-bound Gilas Pilipinas team , said he agreed with the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas' (SBP)  decision to withdraw from the Asian Games  after failing to get the PBA players on his wish list who can reinforce the Rain or Shine core.  "I totally agree with the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJul 27th, 2018

Pompeo heads for NKorea nuke talks

WASHINGTON, D.C.: US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo left Washington on Thursday bound for Pyongyang and his latest round of talks with Kim Jong Un on North Korea’s nuclear arsenal. Washington’s top diplomat and senior aides took off shortly after 2:00am and were due in the North Korean capital on Friday, where Pompeo is to [...] The post Pompeo heads for NKorea nuke talks appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJul 5th, 2018

NV acts oncomplaints vs erring bus operators

Nueva Vizcaya officials created a Task Force to study and recommend viable solutions or remedies on the perennial transport problem of Novo Vizcayano passengers bound for Manila and vice versa. BAYOM.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 4th, 2018

NV acts oncomplaints vs erring bus operators

Nueva Vizcaya officials created a Task Force to study and recommend viable solutions or remedies on the perennial transport problem of Novo Vizcayano passengers bound for Manila and vice versa. BAYOM.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 4th, 2018

Young Asiad-bound athletes feted

Filipino athletes 17 years old and below bound for the 18th Asian Games will hog the limelight in the first Phoenix Petroleum Siklab Youth Sports Awards on Wednesday at Century Park Hotel Manila Gr.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 27th, 2018

N. Vizcaya formstask force vs transport woes

A recent meeting of concerned agency representatives resulted in the creation of a task force to address transportation woes of Novo Vizcayno passengers bound for Metro Manila. BAYOMBONG, Nueva Vizcay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 21st, 2018

Jeff Chan Ginebra-bound after getting traded for first round pick

The Barangay just got a bit more stacked.  Monday morning, the PBA announced that Phoenix had traded Gilas sharpshooter Jeff Chan to Ginebra for a 2018 first round draft pick.  🚨 TRADE!!!@phx_fuelmasters TRADES @jeffreichan to @barangayginebra for the Gin Kings’ 2018 1st round draft pick. #WeArePBA pic.twitter.com/7wKf7QI3Yi — PBA (@pbaconnect) June 18, 2018 The 34-year old Chan, a ten-year veteran of the league and a two-time PBA champion and one-time Finals MVP, is averaging nearly 12 points and to go with four boards and four assists in nine games in the on-going PBA Commissioner's Cup. In his last game with the Fuel Masters, Chan put up a solid 26 points to go with seven boards in a 108-106 defeat to league-leading Rain or Shine.  The six-foot-three former FEU Tamaraw joins a talent-loaded Gin Kings roster that features Gilas teammates LA Tenorio, Japeth Aguilar, Greg Slaughter, as well as Scottie Thompson and import Justin Brownlee just to name a few.  The trade comes at an interesting time in the conference, as tenth-seeded Phoenix, who are fighting for a spot in the post-season, decide to give up a ready contributor in Chan.  Ninth-seeded Ginebra on the other hand, sitting at 3-5, is coming off back-to-back wins and will be getting even more help as they too try to make a push for the playoffs. The Gin Kings defeated Magnolia in the most recent edition of the Manila Clasico, just last Sunday. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

What will Alaska miss from Jeron Teng?

MANILA, Philippines – Just when Jeron Teng has proved he can be a decent contributor to Alaska's campaign in the 2018 PBA Commissioner's Cup, an unfortunate incident sidelines him.  Teng is bound to miss time for the Aces as he recovers from 3 stab wounds – one in the back ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 5th, 2018

LOOK: LeBron James gets another PH-inspired shoe with Soldier 12 Agimat

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino fans are in for a treat as another LeBron James shoe is bound to hit the market.  Sneakerheads who failed to cop the LeBron 14 "Agimat" last year have another chance with Nike's release of the LeBron Soldier 12 "Agimat." The 12th edition of the LeBron Soldier ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 5th, 2018