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Gloc-9 pays tribute to Francis Magalona

MANILA, Philippines — After years of staying at the top of the Philippine rap industry, Gloc-9 still makes sure that his feet are on the ground......»»

Category: entertainmentSource: philstar philstarJan 12th, 2018

DepEd ARMM pays tribute to teachers& '2013266080;

MARAWI CITY, Lanao del Sur, Oct. 6 (PIA) -- The Department of Education (DepEd) in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) paid tribute to the region's teachers during the celebration of Wo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

Kerr pays tribute to Winters

Tex knew more about the history of the game and the fundamentals of the game than anybody he had ever met in his life.” Thus was how Golden State assistant coach Ron Adams told head Warriors’ head bench tactician Steve Kerr by way of paying tribute to Tex Winters, author of the now widely-practiced triangle [...] The post Kerr pays tribute to Winters appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

De Lima pays tribule to hero, idol teacher Mylene Durante

MANILA, Philippines – Opposition Senator Leila de Lima on Saturday, October 13, paid tribute to fellow Bicolana Mylene Durante, calling the slain teacher a "hero and idol" whose tragic death should not be in vain. "If there is anyone who deserves to be called a 'hero' and ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

Pope to make Paul VI, Salvadorian saints

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis on Sunday will elevate to sainthood Salvador Archbishop Oscar Romero, slain by a right-wing death squad as he said Mass and free love naysayer Pope Paul VI. Pilgrims from across the globe are expected to flock to Saint Peter’s Square to pay tribute to two men hailed by Francis for […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 12th, 2018

Commemorating the legacy of German ‘Kuya Germs’ Moreno

GMA Network pays tribute to the one and only German “Kuya Germs” Moreno and his contributions and loyalty to the network by renaming one of its studios — the German Moreno Studio. Marking the 85th birthday of Kuya Germs on 4 October, the network remembers the industry’s star builder extraordinaire and the man behind the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

France pays tribute to late singer Charles Aznavour

PARIS --- France paid tribute to Charles Aznavour on Friday in a solemn and subdued ceremony that contrasted sharply with the singer's joyful character. One of France's most famous personalities, Aznavour died earlier this week at 94. On a mild, sunny morning in Paris, politicians and celebrities gathered near the site of Napoleon's tomb in the courtyard of Les Invalides, where French president Emmanuel Macron welcomed Armenia Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan. Former French Presidents Nicolas Sarkozy and Francois Hollande and actor Jean-Paul Belmondo were among those attending the ceremony. Aznavour, born to Armenian parents who fled to Paris in the 1920s, became one of the Ar...Keep on reading: France pays tribute to late singer Charles Aznavour.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 6th, 2018

Sotto pays tribute to women leaders

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Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 27th, 2018

Pope to honor victims of Soviet and Nazi crimes in Baltics

KAUNAS, Lithuania --- Pope Francis is paying tribute to Lithuanians who suffered and died during Soviet and Nazi occupations on the day the country remembers the near-extermination of its centuries-old Jewish community during the Holocaust. Francis began his second day in the Baltics in Lithuania's second city, Kaunas, where an estimated 3,000 Jews survived out of a community of 37,000 during the 1941-1944 Nazi occupation. During Mass on Sunday, Francis is expected to honor those victims as well as the Lithuanians who were deported to Siberian gulags or were tortured and oppressed at home during five decades of Soviet occupation. Francis is to continue the remembrance with a...Keep on reading: Pope to honor victims of Soviet and Nazi crimes in Baltics.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 23rd, 2018

Google pays tribute to Josefa Llanes Escoda on her 120th birthday

Google on Thursday commemorated the life and legacy of Josefa Llanes Escoda, a well-known advocate of women’s right of suffrage and founder of the Girl Scouts of the Philippines.  .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 20th, 2018

Ariana Grande pays tribute to rapper ex-boyfriend Mac Miller

NEW YORK, USA – Singer Ariana Grande paid a poignant tribute to rapper Mac Miller on September 14, a week after her former boyfriend died at age 26 . "i adored you from the day i met you when i was nineteen and i always will," Grande wrote on Instagram in her first ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

Trump pays tribute to 9/11 ‘true heroes’ in Pennsylvania memorial visit

President Donald Trump on Tuesday lauded the men and women of United Flight 93 for saving countless lives when they struggled with hijackers on Sept. 11, 2001 and called the field where the plane went down a monument to “American defiance.” Source link link: Trump pays tribute to 9/11 ‘true heroes’ in Pennsylvania memorial visit.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

Vietnam pays respect to US Sen. John McCain

WASHINGTON ---People in Vietnam are paying their respects to US Sen. John McCain who was held as prisoner of war in Vietnam and later was instrumental in bringing the wartime foes together. McCain died of brain cancer Saturday in his home state of Arizona, which he had served over six terms in the US Senate. People paid tribute to McCain at the US Embassy in Hanoi on Monday and also at the monument built where he parachuted from his Navy Skyhawk dive bomber in October 1967 and was taken prisoner of war. He was held more than five years at the infamous "Hanoi Hilton" prison. McCain and former Sen. John Kerry played an important role in the bilateral normalization of relations...Keep on reading: Vietnam pays respect to US Sen. John McCain.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 27th, 2018

This Week’s Festivals: Aug. 27 to Sept. 5

  Aug. 27 to 30 Hamungaya Festival   Residents of Isulan in Sultan Kudarat province give thanks for a good harvest year during the celebration of the town's 61st founding anniversary. This year's theme is " Isulan: A picture of a bountiful harvest of progress, peace and prosperity." Festivities include a float competition during the opening ceremonies, a farmers' day, street dancing competition and a cleanup drive.   Sept. 1 to 5 Tuna Festival   The city of General Santos in South Cotabato province pays tribute to the fishermen who have played a major role in turning the city into a booming agri-industrial area and one of the country's ...Keep on reading: This Week’s Festivals: Aug. 27 to Sept. 5.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 25th, 2018

PBA pays tribute to fallen ex-pro Joey Mente

The PBA paid tribute to former pro Joey Mente, who passed away Wednesday morning due to cancer at age 42. The league held a moment of silence and a final buzzer shortly before the NLEX-Magnolia tussle at the Big Dome for the former Iloilo Megavolt, San Miguel Beerman, and Welcoat Dragon. PBA Commissioner Willie Marcial remembered Mente as a lively and jovial personality, whose infectious energy poured in and out of the court. "Nakakalungkot kasi masayahin tao yun eh. Pag nakakasama namin sa game out of town mahilig kumanta, masayahing tao nakakalungkot sinapit niya ganung kalagayan." He also share fond memories of Mente's entertaining play on the court, whose hustle and athleticism captivated the audience. Several of Mente's peers also paid tribute to him on social media, including Jimmy Alapag and veteran big man Don Allado. #RIPJoeyMente My thoughts and prayers go out to his family and loved ones…🙏 #PBAFamily — Jimmy Alapag (@JAlapag3) August 22, 2018 Rest in paradise Joey Ments. It will always be memorable for me competing against you. Your flare & sportsmanship helped pave the way for others. #ripjoeymente — Don C Allado (@alotofDON) August 22, 2018 Mente, who stood at 5-foot-9 won the 2001 Slam Dunk Contest, winning the audience over with his sheer athleticism, as his small stature did not hinder him from delivering thunderous dunks. The guard played for four seasons with San Miguel from 2001-05, and skipped the following season. He returned to action for Welcoat, playing three seasons there from 2006-08. Per PBA chief statistician Fidel Mangonon III, Mente played 208 games for his PBA career, and averaged 4.9 points per game, 1.5 rebounds per game, and 1.5 assists per game.   __   Follow this writer on Twitter, @philipptionary. .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2018

Erik Matti pays tribute to friends who passed away during production of ‘BuyBust’

Director Erik Matti paid tribute to the people who contributed to the hit film “BuyBust” but passed away during the film’s production in a Facebook post. Paying tribute The veteran director behind the hit action flick finally explained the stories of the people commemorated in the credits of the movie. Matti first talked about a […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  interaksyonRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

Awit ng barkada

THE popularity of jukebox musicals featuring the songs of a well-known performer (think Mamma Mia! and Rock of Ages) shows no sign of waning, particularly in the Philippines. While PETA has Rak of Aegis and Resorts World Manila has Eraserhead’s Ang Huling El Bimbo, 9 Works Theatrical and Globe Live join in the musical fun with Eto na! Musikal nAPO!, which pays tribute to yet another local music icon, the APO Hiking Society......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

Lego pays tribute to Voltron with new brick set

Lego paid tribute to the classic super-robot Voltron with a new brick set based on the iconic mechanical hero. Lego's online shop described the set as the "biggest buildable Lego mech ever." The set comes with all five posable lion robots. These lions could then be combined to form the super-robot Voltron. Inspiration for the set came from Lego Ideas user len_d69, who submitted the idea in 2016. Lego later confirmed the go signal for len_d69's Voltron design on Aug. 3, 2017. The Voltron set includes over 2,321 pieces and is priced at $179.99 or around P9,600. The fully formed Voltron stands at over 15 inches tall and its sword measures 11 inches long. Individually, the B...Keep on reading: Lego pays tribute to Voltron with new brick set.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 29th, 2018

On Father s Day, Kris Aquino pays tribute to Cory, Ninoy

MANILA, Philippines – The Aquinos – and especially this Aquino – is not backing down.  Kris Aquino, daughter of the late former president Cory Aquino and former senator Benigno "Ninoy" Aquino Jr, paid tribute to her parents on Father's Day, June 17, in a live broadcast over social media. "Taas noo ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 17th, 2018

Father’s Day without the patriarch: Sonny pays tribute to Edong Angara

In a family, the most celebrated parent-to-children relationships are that of a mother to her son, and a father to her daughter -- hence the idea of a mama's boy and a papa's girl. Most men who prefer to keep a macho image veer away from discussing their relationship with their father. In reality, though, the topic could make even the toughest men cry, especially on Father's Day, when they can soften their macho act and delve in the emotions of a heart-to-heart conversation between father and son. For Sen. Sonny Angara, who poured his heart out in his Father's Day message, this Father's Day felt a little weird, as he had not yet gotten used to being without his father, forme...Keep on reading: Father’s Day without the patriarch: Sonny pays tribute to Edong Angara.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 16th, 2018

The question Elmo wished he had asked dad Francis M.

Francis Magalona If there's one question Elmo Magalona wished he had asked his father, the late music icon Francis Magalona, it would be this: 'Paano ba manligaw?' Elmo was only 15 w.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJun 16th, 2018