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Celebrating Italian cuisine

For four years now, Italians everywhere in the world have been celebrating the “Week of Italian Cuisine in the World” to showcase the best of their culinary traditions......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarDec 7th, 2019

Salvatore Cuomo brings the art of the ‘Pizzaiolo’ to his café

Italian-Japanese chef Salvatore Cuomo, whose new eponymous café just opened at the ground floor of The Podium, has some pretty clear ideas about what links the cuisine of his two nationalities — the same hands-on perfectionism that exists in both a sushi chef and a Neapolitan pizzaiolo (pizza master)......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 31st, 2019

Diego Maradona hopeful of future Napoli role

  NAPLES, Italy (AP) — Former Napoli star Diego Maradona is in talks to work with the Serie A side, where he is still idolized nearly 27 years after leaving the club. Maradona, who is in Naples for a theatrical event on Monday celebrating the club's first title win, met with Napoli President Aurelio de Laurentiis on Saturday night. 'It was the first step,' Maradona said Sunday. 'First of all I have to sort out the problems I have here in Italy, then I can work for Napoli in Italy and in the world. 'We have to do things well because I want a winning team, a team that can play on level terms against Juve, Inter, Milan and Roma. He understood immediately because in these years he has grown from a president who didn't know much about football to become an expert today.' An Italian court is scheduled to finally end the decades-long battle between Maradona and the Italian government on Feb. 28. Maradona has always insisted he does not owe any of the millions in back taxes the government claims are due. The 56-year-old Argentine arrived in the city on Saturday night and was greeted by more than 100 cheering Napoli fans, who had waited in freezing temperatures outside his hotel for a glimpse of their idol. 'It continues to surprise me,' Maradona said. 'There are kids who have never seen me play and today they get excited and cry for a photo with me. 'Every day I feel the affection and love the Neapolitan people have for me. The father has transmitted it to his son, who has then transmitted it to his and this will never end. After 30 years the same love continues, like the first woman you have in your life.' Maradona led Napoli to its only two league titles in 1987 and 1990 and scored a club record 115 goals between 1984 and 1991. 'After a match against Cremona at the beginning of the season which didn't count for anything but which drew 80,000 people, I understood that here at Napoli we needed to play for the title,' Maradona said. 'I came from Barcelona, where we could win, draw or lose, but here at Napoli no, I couldn't lose, I told myself then. 'I would have been ashamed to have 80,000 people and then not to win. And we won everywhere, at Juve, at Inter, at Roma... And if now Napoli can think it can win the title, it is thanks to me.' .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJan 16th, 2017

PRRD to join Sinulog 2020

CEBU CITY, Jan. 17 (PIA) -- Pres. Rodrigo Duterte is expected to join the Cebuanos in celebrating this year's Sinulog Festival on Jan. 19, 2020, his first since assuming office.This would al.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJan 18th, 2020

Stolen Klimt painting found after 23 years

A painting found stashed inside a wall at an Italian museum has been confirmed as the stolen “Portrait of a Lady” by Austria’s Gustav Klimt, prosecutors said on Friday, two decades after the artwork went missing. The century-old painting was discovered concealed in an external wall by gardeners at the Ricci Oddi Gallery of Modern […] The post Stolen Klimt painting found after 23 years appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJan 18th, 2020

PRRD to join Sinulog 2020

CEBU CITY, Jan. 17 (PIA) -- Pres. Rodrigo Duterte is expected to join the Cebuanos in celebrating this year's Sinulog Festival on Jan. 19, 2020, his first since assuming office.This would al.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 17th, 2020

Italy street art batters faces of famous women

MILAN, Italy – The battered faces of Michelle Obama, Hillary Clinton and Angela Merkel stare out of posters in Milan created by Italian artist AleXsandro Palombo to raise awareness of violence against women. The street art campaign is called "Just Because I am a Woman", and also features US Democratic Congresswoman ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 17th, 2020

₱20, $20 PAL promo tickets for New Year 2020

Philippine Airlines (PAL) is celebrating New Year 2020 with a ticket sale that goes as low as P20 for domestic and $20 for international tickets. One-way economy domestic tickets on selected flights can be availed for low prices starting at P20, while round-trip economy international tickets (base fare) go as low as $20. The promo […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsJan 17th, 2020

Celebrating Asia’s best developers

Asia’s best real estate developers and professionals gathered for one night in Bangkok, Thailand for the prestigious Dot Property Southeast Asia Awards......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 17th, 2020

Obiena lays out blueprint for Tokyo

Olympic pole vault qualifier EJ Obiena took an afternoon flight out of Beijing yesterday after a 10-day training camp and will return to his Italian base in Formia to consult an osteopathic doctor regarding pain in his lower back before starting his run-up program for Tokyo......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 16th, 2020

Italy arrests dozens over Mafia scam of EU funds

ROME, Italy – Italian police said on Wednesday, January 15, they had dismantled a massive Mafia operation in Sicily which had been defrauding the European Union of millions of euros in funds destined to farmers. A total of 94 people were arrested in the early-morning raids, said the public prosecutor in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 15th, 2020

Leonard scores 43 in 3 quarters as Clippers rout Cavaliers

By Joe Reedy, Associated Press LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kawhi Leonard scored a season-high 43 points in three quarters as the Los Angeles Clippers routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 128-103 on Tuesday night (Wednesday, PHL time). According to Sportradar, it was only the second time since 1996 a Clippers player scored at least 40 points in the first three quarters. Lou Williams had 40 against Golden State in a 2018 game. Leonard had 14 points in the second quarter and set a career high for 3s in one period with four as the Clippers broke open the game. The All-Star forward played 29 minutes and was 14 of 22 from the floor and 6 of 10 from beyond the arc. He was two points from tying his regular-season career high. Williams added 24 points for the Clippers, who played again without injured star Paul George. They have won five of six and had six scorers in double figures. Collin Sexton led Cleveland with 25 points and Cedi Osman added 21. Rookie guard Darius Garland, the fifth overall pick in last June's draft, had 14 points and a career-high 10 assists for his first double-double. Osman's 3-pointer gave the Cavs a 34-33 lead with 9:58 remaining in the second quarter before Los Angeles outscored them 33-16 the remainder of the half. The Clippers scored the final 13 points of the first half, including nine from Leonard. He closed the half by intercepting Osman's pass and going down the floor for a dunk while drawing a foul from Garland. Leonard's free throw completed the three-point play to put Los Angels up 66-50 at halftime. The Clippers' largest lead was 36 early in the fourth. THROWBACK NIGHT In a matchup of two franchises celebrating their 50th year, the Clippers wore their Buffalo Braves uniforms. The franchise started in Buffalo before moving to San Diego in 1978 and changing their name to the Clippers. They relocated to Los Angeles in 1984. The Cavaliers donned the uniforms they wore from 1994-2002, which was fitting since it was 1990s Night at Staples Center. ANOTHER LA REUNION Cleveland forward Tristan Thompson gave former coach Tyronn Lue a bearhug on the Clippers sideline before the game. Lue is in his first season as an assistant on Doc Rivers' Clippers staff after he was fired by the Cavaliers six games into last season. The Cavaliers faced LeBron James on Monday night (Tuesday, PHL time) for the third time since he signed with the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2018 offseason. TIP-INS Cavaliers: Kevin Love got the night off with Cleveland playing back-to-back games. Love has played a back-to-back set only once this season. ... Larry Nance Jr. returned to the lineup after missing the past seven games due to left knee soreness. He was scoreless in 19 minutes with three rebounds and four assists. Clippers: George missed his third straight game due to a strained left hamstring. Rivers did not have an update before the game on when the All-Star forward might be back. ... Maurice Harkless had 11 rebounds. UP NEXT Cavaliers: At the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday (Saturday, PHL time). Cleveland won the first meeting 114-107 on Dec. 20 (Dec. 21, PHL time). Clippers: Host the Orlando Magic on Thursday (Friday, PHL time). Los Angeles has won the last 11 in the series......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJan 15th, 2020

Jan Parker Cookery- A Taste for Sharing Great Filipino Cuisine - SouthSoundTalk

Jan Parker Cookery: A Taste for Sharing Great Filipino Cuisine southsoundtalk.com.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 12th, 2020

Spoon & Pork revels in the vivid flavors of Filipino cuisine - KCRW

Spoon & Pork revels in the vivid flavors of Filipino cuisine KCRW.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 12th, 2020

Pope appoints new envoy to France after abuse claims

VATICAN CITY, Holy See – Pope Francis appointed a new ambassador to France on Saturday, January 11, following the resignation of an archbishop who has been questioned by police on sexual assault claims . The new envoy is Italian Archbishop Celestino Migliore, 67, who had been serving as the Holy See's ambassador ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 11th, 2020

Mourning deaths, celebrating lives

The best celebrations of life are when people die, during their wakes and funerals and when we mark their 40th day after passage to eternal life......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 7th, 2020

Scene City - Cuisine du Marche- Aspiring chefs showcase entrepreneurship skills - Mindanao Times

Scene City - Cuisine du Marche: Aspiring chefs showcase entrepreneurship skills Mindanao Times.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJan 6th, 2020

Young Filipino revolutionaries: “We will continue it for them (CPP Pioneers)”

4 MIN READ By RUDY D. LIPORADA www.nordis.net (Columnist’s Note: On the occasion of the Communist Party of the Philippines celebrating its 51st Year Anniversary last December 26, 2019, I am reposting my article last year when I covered the Golden Anniversary of the Party at Utrecht, The Netherlands.) A highlight of the celebration of the Communist Party […] The post Young Filipino revolutionaries: “We will continue it for them (CPP Pioneers)” appeared first on Northern Dispatch......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsJan 6th, 2020

ABL: Wolf Warriors open new year by extinguishing Alab Pilipinas

San Miguel Alab Pilipinas did not have the same sort of fire they had last year and opened the new year with a sorry loss, 93-98, at the hands of Macau, Sunday at Filoil Flying V Centre. Misfiring all game long and making errors down the stretch, the Filipinos saw their four-game winning streak come to a close and their standing drop to 4-2. Nick King was the lone Philippine player who was effective and efficient as he topped the scoring column with 33 points on top of 12 rebounds and four assists. Khalif Wyatt and Jason Brickman both struggled, however, with the former finishing with 15 points in 3-of-12 shooting and the latter ending with seven markers in 3-of-8 shooting. Maltese Sam Deguara didn't get going as well and wound up with just seven points all while having to play through foul trouble. Still, they went all-out and even willed their way to a 91-90 lead inside the last three minutes. It was at that point, however, that their shot went missing in action as the visitors rang off eight unanswered points for a 98-91 edge with 57.4 ticks to go on the clock. King made good on an inside basket for Alab not long after, but by then, it was too late and the Wolf Warriors were celebrating an upset win. The Macau team counted six players in double-digits led by Douglas Herring and Julian Boyd who had 21 points apiece. The Filipinos have no time to waste to get back on track as up next for them are the Fubon Braves on Tuesday still at the same venue. BOX SCORES MACAU WOLF WARRIORS 98 -- Herring 21, Biyd 21, Cai 15, Ewing 13, Hu 11, Thomas 10, Tang 7, Shentu 0. SAN MIGUEL ALAB PILIPINAS 93 -- King 33, Wyatt 15, Domingo 11, Gray 10, Ganuelas-Rosser 9, Brickman 7, Deguara 4, Vigil 4, Heading 0. QUARTER SCORES: 25-19, 47-47, 80-76, 98-93. —— Follow this writer on Twitter, @riegogogo......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJan 5th, 2020

6 Germans killed as car plows into pedestrians in Italy

ROME, Italy – Six Germans were killed when a car plowed into them after they left a nightclub in the Italian Alps on Sunday, January 5, emergency services said, adding that 11 others were injured. Media reports said the driver may have been drunk. The accident happened at around 1:15 am (0015 ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJan 5th, 2020

Tebaldi and Corelli in operatic concert

Two of the world’s greatest opera stars, Italian soprano Renata Tebaldi and tenor Franco Corelli, thrilled Manila audiences in a concert held in October 1973. Their voices, solo and duet, soared at the CCP on Oct. 23 and 27, and at the Araneta Coliseum on Oct. 31......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 4th, 2020