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QCPD’s ACT hailed

INTERIOR and Local Government OIC-Secretary Eduardo Año commended the leadership of the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) for the establishment of a new anti-cybercrime team (ACT). Año was the guest of honor and speaker in yesterday’s inauguration and oath-taking of the cybercrime volunteers held at the QCPD headquarters in Camp….....»»

Category: newsSource: journal journalApr 16th, 2018

2 nabbed for selling DepEd laptop

Two women have been arrested for selling a stolen laptop owned by the Department of Education (DepEd), the Quezon City Police District (QCPD) said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 18th, 2018

JRU takes flight in NCAA just as Amores does so too in NBTC 24

John Amores of the JRU Light Bombers has been hailed the top high school player in Week 10 the Chooks-to-Go /NBTC 24 NCAA edition. The 6-foot-2 swingman is having a heck of Juniors campaign and his exploits have not gone unnoticed. Last Thursday, his herculean effort of 13 points and 19 rebounds paved the way for a 74-73 victory over title-contenders Mapua . That victory finished off an elimination round upset for JRU over the title conteder Red Robins. Amores, who is on his second and final year with the Light Bombers, is having a breakout season. Last year, he had modest averages of 3.6 points and 3.5 rebounds in just 13.4 minutes of play. Now in, Season 94, he amped up his game and has become one of the reasons why JRU is in a position to enter the Final Four as he is currently fourth in scoring with 18.8 points per outing. After being a constant fixture in NBTC 24’s top 20, including going as high as number two twice, Amores has finally earned the coveted number one ranking. Following Amores are three LSGH Greenies after the defending champions downed the San Sebastian Staglets, 76-65, last Tuesday. Inand Fornilos’ double-double of 24 points and 17 rebounds earned him the second spot while Joshua David came in at third following his 19-point, 9-rebound, 7-assist output. Joel Cagulangan is at fourth as he chipped in with eight points, three rebounds, and six assists in the win. Mapua’s Clint Escamis, who ruled the rankings for the past three weeks, settled for the fifth spot after their upset loss. Here are the complete Week 10 rankings: 1. John Amores (JRU) (6) 2. Inand Fornilos (CSB) (3) 3. Joshua David (CSB) (10) 4. Joel Cagulangan (CSB) (2) 5. Clint Escamis (MU) (1) 6. John Delos Santos (JRU) (9) 7. John Barba (LPU) (8) 8. Dan Arches (MU) (7) 9. Aaron Fermin (AU) (11) 10. Kean Baclaan (SSCR) (15) 11. Mac Guadana (LPU) (12) 12. Jonnel Policarpio (MU) (4) 13. Milo Janao (SSCR) (19) 14. Rom Junsay (AU) (13) 15. RC Calimag (CSB) (5) 16. Ezdel Galoy (UPHSD) (18) 17. Thomas Vasquez (JRU) (N/A) 18. Paolo Hernandez (MU) (N/A) 19. JR Ilustrisimo (EAC) 14) 20. Marwin Dionisio (JRU) (N/A) 21. Penny Estacio (SBU) (N/A) 22. Marj de Leon (LPU) (N/A) 23. Andrei Romenez (CSJL) (N/A) 24. Winderlich Coyoca (SBU) (N/A) This year, there will be three separate editions of the NBTC 24 – one for the NCAA, one for the UAAP, and one for the CESAFI – to accommodate the Juniors calendar for the whole year. After all three editions have been completed, a final list composing the top 24 players nationwide will then be chosen to participate in the annual NBTC All-Star Game in March......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

Palparan’s conviction a warning to human rights violators — lawyers, activists

Several lawyers and activists hailed the conviction of Major General Jovito Palparan on Monday, saying it is a warning to "all human rights violators." "We welcome the verdict rendered against "The Butcher". We congratulate the families, lawyers and human rights advocates who worked tirelessly to achieve justice for Karen and She," Bayan Secretary General Renato Reyes said in a statement. "This is a warning to all human rights violators. Impunity is not forever. The time of reckoning has come," Reyes added. The National Union of People's Lawyers (NUPL) seconded Reyes' statement, warning other violators of a retribution. "We really do wish he faces perdition that he brought up...Keep on reading: Palparan’s conviction a warning to human rights violators — lawyers, activists.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

Player of the Week Tankoua put San Beda on his shoulders vs Letran

In what could be his final San Beda-Letran rivalry game, Donald Tankoua made sure that he and the Red Lions would come out on top. Last Tuesday, San Beda held an imposing 22-point lead, 67-45, on archrival Letran with 6:19 left in the game. The Red Lions forgot one thing, however, and let their guards down and saw the Knights storm back with a 19-0 blast. "If we lost this game, I should probably blame myself for that because I gave everybody a chance to play and the other guys who came in just simply didn’t want to really step up," lamented head coach Boyet Fernandez. "They thought it was already a won game for us." With Robert Bolick fouling out with less than a minute left, San Beda needed someone it could lean on to stop the bleeding. It was Tankoua who heeded the call, knocking down a clutch basket that eventually gave the Red Lions a 74-68 win. Because of his herculean effort that saw him finish with 19 points and nine rebounds, the 6-foot-6 Cameroonian was hailed as the Chooks-to-Go/NCAA Press Corps Player of the Week. Though getting the victory, last season's Finals MVP hopes that this serves as a wake up call for his teammates that they could never sleep on anyone the rest of the way. "What happened happened and I think that we should realize that we really have to work hard in every game," the 23-year-old big man said. Tankoua bested Lyceum's Jaycee Marcelino, Mapua's Laurenz Victoria, and San Sebastian's Michael Calisaan for the weekly citation handed out by print and online sportswriters covering the beat......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 16th, 2018

Samtang miigo si Ompong: 6 ka sakop sa pamilya, patay

Nasunog patay ang unom ka miyembro sa pamilya lakip ang tulo ka bata dihang nasunog ang gipuy-ang panimalay nga ilang gitindahan ug ukay-ukay sa Novaliches, Quezon City Sabado ng madaling-araw, Setyembre 15 atol sa pag-igo sa bagyong Ompong. Giila ni Quezon City Police District (QCPD) Station 4 Police Superintendent Rossel Cejas, ang namatay nga magtiayon… link: Samtang miigo si Ompong: 6 ka sakop sa pamilya, patay.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

House move to urge PRRD to resume talks with Reds hailed

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 14 Sep) – House Resolution 1803 adopted by the House Special Committee on Peace, Reconciliation and Unity on September 12 calling on President Rodrigo R. Duterte to resume the stalled peace talks between government (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) is a positive move. NDFP negotiating panel […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsSep 14th, 2018

The ‘diamond of the kitchen’

TRUFFLE, deemed as one of the most luxurious and expensive food in the world, finds its way to Newport Mall with truffle-lovers getting the rare chance to taste an array of specialties made with this culinary gem hailed by many as the “diamond in the kitchen.” The post The ‘diamond of the kitchen’ appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: newsSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

UP wins first major volleyball title in 36 years, sweeps FEU in PVL Finals

University of the Philippines has ended its long wait for a major volleyball title after sweeping Far Eastern University in the Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference Finals on Wednesday night. The Lady Maroons, who leaned on conference MVP Isa Molde and Marian Buitre to breakthrough with their first volleyball championship since winning the UAAP crown in 1982, outlasted the Lady Tamaraws in five sets,25-20, 25-18, 23-25, 20-25, 15-13, in a dramatic Game 2. UP showed great resolve in the fifth set after it overcame a 7-13 deficit. Molde, who was hailed as conference MVP earlier in the awarding ceremony, put the Lady Maroons at match point before Arielle Estraero sent her te...Keep on reading: UP wins first major volleyball title in 36 years, sweeps FEU in PVL Finals.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

Ahanmisi is hands down Player of the Week after shooting down Ateneo

An opening ceremony as grand as the one the 81st Season of the UAAP had needed an athletic endeavor to match the grandeur - and luckily, there was one hooper who delivered. After Filipino hearthrob James Reid, K-Pop star Minzy, and NBA champion and MVP Steph Curry opened the weekend, Adamson's Jerrick Ahanmisi gladly closed it. From highlight plays to clutch buckets, Ahanmisi had it all as he led the Soaring Falcons to a 74-70 shocker over defending champion Ateneo to be hailed as the season's first Chooks-to-Go/UAAP Press Corps Player of the Week. The Filipino-Nigerian edged out UP’s Juan Gomez de Liaño, National U's Dave Ildefonso, and FEU’s Arvin Tolentino for the weekly plum handed by scribes from print and online covering the beat. Without a doubt, Adamson wouldn’t have pulled off the upset if not for the efforts of Ahanmisi who put up 23 points, on 8-of-17 shooting, while grabbing four rebounds. The third-year swingman's offensive production was the highest for the opening weekend and included a mesmerizing buzzer-beating halfcourt shot that gave Adamson a 40-39 lead heading into the halftime break. His highlights, however, weren’t just for the early parts of the game as he had his hand in Adamson’s crunch time sets. With the game tied, Ahanmisi was given the isolation play off of head coach Franz Pumaren’s timeout and delivered with a clutch layup that gave his team a 70-68 lead with 1:09 left to play. Not long after, they finished the job in their first conquest of the Blue Eagles since 2016......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 10th, 2018

Expanded PhilHealth coverage bill hailed

Expanded PhilHealth coverage bill hailed Source link link: Expanded PhilHealth coverage bill hailed.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsSep 9th, 2018

China’s impact on ASEAN cited

Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo yesterday hailed China’s initiatives towards greater economic integration of the Asian region, citing the economic giant’s Belt and Road initiative and its impact on neighboring countries like the Philippines. Arroyo made the assessment before the China-Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN) Mayor’s Forum in Nanning City, Guangxi Zhuang in China. “China’s Belt […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 9th, 2018

Cordi NGO hails approval of 100-day maternity leave

BAGUIO CITY — A pioneering women’s rights and welfare institution in the city hailed the passing of House Bill No. 4113 that seeks to give 100 days of paid maternity leave to workers in private and public establishments as a “victory to the women’s movement”......»»

Category: newsSource:  nordisRelated NewsSep 9th, 2018

PDEA agent busted

The Quezon City Police District (QCPD) arrested an active Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) agent and a woman for selling shabu on Friday morning in Quezon City. Investigators identified the active PDEA agent as Mario Luisito David Israel and the woman as Cynthia Eusebio who are both residents of Sta. Rosa, Laguna. They were apprehended […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 8th, 2018

Furies resurrected

An accused drug trafficker, a suspected poll cheat and a dishonest lawyer who usurped the Chief Justice’s post are now being hailed by the yellow as their new spin-off of the “Three Furies,” who in the Greek mythology are the Three Goddesses of Vengeance. The yellow trio are detained Sen. Leila de Lima, Vice President […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 4th, 2018

Gone too soon, Lariba hailed as model athlete, A-student

Ian Lariba had gone too soon......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 3rd, 2018

QCPD apprehends 3,033 law violators in 24 hours

THE Quezon City Police District (QCPD) rounded up a total of 3,033 persons for violating laws and Quezon City ordinances from 5 a.m. of September 1 to 5 a.m. of Sept. 2, 2018. La Loma Police Station (PS 1) under Supt. Robert Sales accosted 17 for drinking liquor in public….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsSep 2nd, 2018

As Gin Kings open title defense, teams begin hunt for their Govs Cup crown

Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Justin Brownlee has been hailed as the yardstick of success for imports in the PBA Governors' Cup by no less than the league's greatest coach. Baranga.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsAug 31st, 2018

The embattled Pope Francis

When Pope Francis became Pope in 2013 he was hailed as the reformer who would infuse a new spirit in the Catholic Church......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 30th, 2018

Nograles hailed as ‘adopted waray’

HOUSE Appropriations Committee Chair Rep. Karlo “Ang Probinsyano” Nograles is not just the son of Davao but is now also a son of the Warays. This after Leyte 3 Electric Cooperative (LEYECO 3) Board President Cornelio Brazil got the blessing of close to 10,000 LEYECO 3 member-consumer-owners, who gave Nograles….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 28th, 2018

US-Mexico trade bargain sends Wall Street soaring

NEW YORK, United States -- The United States and Mexico announced a breakthrough deal on trade on Monday, sparking a Wall Street rally that pushed major indices to fresh record closes. Canada's dollar and Mexico's peso both strengthened against the US dollar, which in turn weakened against a basket of other currencies. In Europe, trading was thin with London closed for a public holiday. US President Donald Trump and outgoing Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto hailed the new trade agreement, which raises hopes the North American Free Trade Agreement can be salvaged after Canada rejoins the talks on Tuesday. The deal tightens local content requirements for autos, as well ...Keep on reading: US-Mexico trade bargain sends Wall Street soaring.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 27th, 2018