There’s Another Uniqlo Collab on the Way and It’s With Tomas Maier

If you're already thinking of how to spruce up your fashion looks for the summer, then you need not worry. Uniqlo just announced their newest collaboration and it's with German designer Tomas Maier, who is also the creative director of luxury brand Bottega Veneta. Tomas shared with Business of Fashion that his collection will consist of womenswear, menswear, and accessories, and is set to be launched, as mentioned, this summer. "Uniqlo has always offered their customers affordability and a designer point of view---this is just about a moment in time of getting together." It looks like a promising match because even if Tomas is not a minimalist, he still enjoys it. And he's ...Keep on reading: There’s Another Uniqlo Collab on the Way and It’s With Tomas Maier.....»»

Category: newsSource: inquirer inquirerFeb 20th, 2018

This New J.W. Anderson x Uniqlo Collab Makes Us Want to Spend Summer in the UK

J.W. Anderson's first collaboration with Uniqlo was such a success that he decided to do it again for spring 2018. This time, he went for something lightweight and more beach-appropriate. "In the second collection of the collaboration, I'm looking for this idea of 'British Summer,' the idea of being on Brighton beach," he said in a press release. The collection will feature denim jackets, water-repellant parkas, linen skirts, bucket hats, and a series of button-down and sailor-striped shirts. If summers in Brighton looked this cozy, we want the first plane ticket going to there ASAP. The full collection will be available on April 19. Let us know where you'll be weari...Keep on reading: This New J.W. Anderson x Uniqlo Collab Makes Us Want to Spend Summer in the UK.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 29th, 2018

Osmeña faces another complaint

THE Land Transportation Office (LTO) 7 has filed another complaint against Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña before the Office of the President for pulling out the traffic enforcers assigned to the underpass project site on N. Bacalso Ave. LTO 7 Director Victor Caindec said Osmeña violated Republic Act 7160, or the Local Government Code of… link: Osmeña faces another complaint.....»»

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Bomb threats hit University of Santo Tomas, Mapua

Classes were disrupted in two universities in Manila due to bomb threats, police reported yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

UST bomb threat a hoax

The Manila Police District (MPD) yesterday completed a sweep of the University of Santo Tomas and declared a hoax a bomb threat received via text message by a first-year medical technology student. The bomb threat at UST came a day after classes were suspended in the Manila campus of Mapua University following a similar bomb […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

UST hit by bomb scare

The University of Sto. Tomas (UST) received a bomb threat through a text message on Wednesday.   According to the Manila Police District (MPD), a Medical Technology student reported the receipt of a text message saying that a bomb would go off inside the campus at 12 noon. The message sender claimed to be a member [...] The post UST hit by bomb scare appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Eight breakout players who wowed in PVL s Collegiate Conference

Collegiate volleyball won’t be around until the second semester but the recently-concluded Premier Volleyball League (PVL) Collegiate Conference on ABS-CBN S+A gave us a glimpse of what the girls may be raring to give us once their tournament in their respective leagues finally open. Some girls came out of nowhere to really provide the fireworks in the conference and came away with new fans and admirers thanks to their impressive play on the floor. As the PVL’s Open Conference is about to part its curtains, let’s take a look at the eight collegiate volleybelles who totally captured our hearts thanks to their display of heart and skill.   1.) Tonnie Rose Ponce, Adamson University (Tonnie Rose Ponce (libero) made a mark in the last PVL Collegiate Conference when she bagged a Mythical Six award) Adamson head coach Air Padda is proud of Ponce, her team’s libero, for being the best cheerleader of her teammates on the floor. Even with her small stature, she plays big with a fighting spirit that has endeared her to the fans. It still came as a surprise, however, to the dimunitive Ponce, to be named as one of the Mythical Six and the conference’s Best Libero. Maybe not for Padda, who has always seen the leadership potential of her squad’s cheerleader.   2.) Rosie Rosier, University of the Philippines (The sophomore Lady Fighting Maroon was instrumental in ending the school's 36 year major title drought in the PVL Collegiate Conference) Rosier was instrumental in breaking the UP Lady Fighting Maroons’ 36-year championship drought as the sophomore carried the team on her back in a thrilling five-set Game 1 match with the FEU Lady Tamaraws. She pumped in 15 points via 13 attacks to have probably one of her best birthday celebrations to date, and followed it up with a 10-point output in Game 2 to help her squad bring home the Collegiate Conference crown.   3.) Milena Alessandrini, University of Santo Tomas (Second year Golden Tigress Milena Alessandrini powered the Thomasians in the FInal FOur ddespite nursing a shoulder injury) UST’s Fil-Italian tower introduced herself to Filipino volleyball fans when she won Rookie of the Year in UAAP Season 80. While it’s not easy to be on a different land where everyone speaks a different language, Alessandrini has been quick to adapt to what the coach wants done on the floor based on her performance in PVL. Her best game happened in the Battle for Third against Adamson where she broke out with a 31-point outing, a sign of things to come for the Golden Tigresses’ campaign in the coming UAAP wars.   4.) Celine Domingo, Far Eastern University (Celine Domingo followed up her stellar UAAP season 80 campaign with a masterful PVL Collegiate Conference under Coach George Pascua) Veteran setter Kyle Negrito is FEU’s top player and Jerrili Malabanan is their main weapon, no doubt, but Domingo is poised to take over the team as she continues to make an impact in the net in the recently-concluded PVL Collegiate Conference. The conference’s First Best Middle Blocker has been one of Coach George Pascual’s reliable players that are expected to carry the scoring duties now that super senior Bernadeth Pons’ career with the school is over. Too bad she was set back by a knee injury in Game One of the Finals against UP, which also sidelined her in Game Two.   5.) Jan Daguil, College of Saint Benilde (Jan Daguil (16) was one of the surprises for CSB in the PVL Collegiate Conference) With their MVP, Jeanette Panaga, moving on from her school career, the College of St. Benilde Lady Blazers are hard-pressed to find a replacement. So far, Marites Pablo has emerged as the biggest candidate, but not too far behind is Daguil, who has come up big for them when they needed the points the most. During their battle for a Final Four spot in the recently-concluded PVL Collegiate Conference, Daguil led her team with 15 points, all on kills, to turn back the San Sebastian College-Recoletos Lady Stags.   6.) Joyce Sta. Rita, San Sebastian College-Recoletos (Joyce Sta. Rita is the only holdover remaining for the Lady Stags but she is determined to be their main pillar) Sta. Rita is the only holdover from Coach Roger Gorayeb’s compact 7-woman squad from a year ago in NCAA Season 93, where she was named Second Best Middle Blocker. That did not stop her from being an example to her new teammates as she fought in each set and match to keep the young Lady Stags competitive even if they failed to notch a single win.   7.) Satrianni Espiritu, San Beda University (Satrianni Espiritu (10) looks to be the final piece of the puzzle for the SBU Lady Red Spikers) Everyone talks about SBU stars Cesca Racraquin and the Viray twins. But another player that should be acknowledged is Espiritu, who consistently chipped in to keep the Red Lionesses in contention with her consistent showing game in and game out. If her PVL Collegiate Conference showing translates to the incoming NCAA wars, the other ladies better be shaking in their shoes as the Red Lionesses will be a mighty force to be reckoned with. 8.) Cindy Imbo, University of Perpetual Help System Dalta (With Bianca Tripoli out of commission, Cindy Imbo stepped up in the last PVL Collegiate Conference) Bianca Tripoli is the main pillar of strength for the Lady Altas. It was a shame that she had to limp off the PVL Collegiate Conference due to a mild tear in her quadriceps. Carrying the load for her during her absence is Imbo, who displayed her scoring abilities while their captain was injured. In a crucial game against favorite FEU Lady Tamaraws, Imbo fired away 15 points to lead the team. While they did not win the match, it showed her capability to step up when needed. Watch for these ladies when the 2018 seasons of the NCAA and UAAP women’s volleyball tournaments begin. Meanwhile, stay tuned for more scintillating volleyball action once the PVL resumes with their Open Conference this Saturday (September 22) on S+A, S+A HD, and via livestream......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

UST bomb scare negative — authorities

The Manila Police District and the security office of the University of Santo Tomas said the report of a bomb threat inside the campus was found to be negative......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 19th, 2018

Ben Mbala ‘happy’ for former mentor Aldin Ayo

MACAU---Aldin Ayo's departure from the camp of De La Salle to University of Santo Tomas left a feeling of remorse in the community. Ayo, after all, delivered a championship after two UAAP finals appearance for the Green Archers with a system anchored on Ben Mbala's immense athleticism and basketball gifts. His unexpected move to another UAAP school, though, is something Mbala respected. "I still keep in touch with the guys in the Philippines, in La Salle, and I'm updated about everything going on there," said Mbala after his new team Seoul edged Fubon in the Asia League The Terrific 12 Tuesday at Studio City Events Center here in Macau. Ayo decided to move from his two-ye...Keep on reading: Ben Mbala ‘happy’ for former mentor Aldin Ayo.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 18th, 2018

UST law school to host mass for Atio’s death anniversary

The University of Santo Tomas is set to hold a rosary praying and mass as it marks the first death anniversary of law student Horacio “Atio” Castillo III......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 17th, 2018

UAAP cancels September 16 games due to Typhoon Ompong

    MANILA, Philippines – The UAAP called off the basketball games scheduled Sunday, September 16 due to Typhoon Ompong . University of Santo Tomas was slated to take on a University of the Philippines side that would have played minus head coach Bo Perasol , who was handed a one-game suspension after ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 15th, 2018

5 takeaways from from Wednesday s UAAP action

The third playing day of UAAP Season 81 saw even more fireworks. The University of Santo Tomas bagged their first win; a 76-74 upset of Far Eastern University......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

Perasol apologizes for losing cool, getting ejected in UP loss

The Fighting Maroons will head into their next game against University of Santo Tomas without Perasol, who was slapped with a disqualifying foul in UP's 87-79 loss against the Blue Eagles Wedn.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

Racela brothers winless vs Ayo-mentored teams

MANILA, Philippines – For three straight seasons, the Far Eastern University (FEU) Tamaraws lorded over the University of Santo Tomas (UST) Growling Tigers in the UAAP men's basketball tournament. But on Wednesday, September 12, the  veteran-laden Tamaraws surprisingly bowed to the gritty Tigers , the cellar-dwellers in the last two seasons hoping for a fresh start under new coach Aldin ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsSep 13th, 2018

UAAP: Coach Bo apologizes to UP for getting ejected

The University of the Philippines will not have head coach Bo Perasol in its next assignment on Sunday opposite University of Sto. Tomas. Coach Bo will have to serve a one-game suspension after he incurred a disqualifying foul in the Fighting Maroons’ 79-87 loss to Ateneo de Manila University on Wednesday at the Araneta Coliseum. As per the UAAP’s house rules, an ejection would then merit a one-game suspension to be served in the next assignment. For that, the always amiable mentor was the first to take blame. “I was emphasizing to my team na composure and I apologized to them because I was the one who first lost it,” he told reporters post-game. He then continued, “No matter what happens, I have to be accountable to them. No matter how bad the calls are going to be, it’s all part of the game.” Coach Bo was reacting to what he felt was a non-call near the midway mark of the final frame. Then, UP’s Bright Akhuetie tried to dunk on Ateneo’s William Navarro, but missed the attempt. In the eyes of the State U mentor, a foul should have been called and that’s why he was seen rushing at the referee. As he put it, “I think it was an obvious call for me. I think Bright got fouled in there.” He then continued, “I don’t know what was in their minds, but I wanted to make sure they understand. I’m not going to stand there and watch (us) lose because (referees) are not calling it.” Still, Coach Bo had to acknowledge that he probably took it too far. “I just have to be better as a coach. I have to make sure that I will be with them during those times,” he said. Rallying around his ejection, UP came as close as five, but ultimately fell to the defending champions. For that fight, their ejected coach was nothing but proud. “I have to commend my guys for fighting against the defending champions. I think that we made sure that we fought hard,” he said. --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @riegogogo......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

UAAP: UST, your future has just arrived today

University of Sto. Tomas super rookie CJ Cansino was unable to build on his impressive debut on Wednesday at the Araneta Coliseum. After posting a 20-point, 10-rebound double-double last Saturday, Cansino only had seven points on 2-of-8 shooting to go along with 10 rebounds four days later. Unlike the season-opener which they lost, however, the Growling Tigers pulled off a shocker on Far Eastern University this time around. Cansino would take that W rather than an impressive individual showing. “Mas masarap, siyempre, itong manalo. Wala akong pakialam kung pangit man yung laro ko o maganda basta manalo,” he shared. He then continued, “Kung talo nga tapos maganda yung laro ko, ako lang yung masaya, pero kung manalo, lahat kami masaya, buong UST masaya.” The former UAAP Juniors MVP was not the only youngster who played big for UST in their first win. Alongside Cansino, Germy Mahinay, Nat Cosejo, and Makoy Marcos also came through – all of them, rookies. In the end, young forward Marcos had 12 points, three rebounds, and two assists while young bigs Mahinay and Cosejo merged for two points and 15 rebounds. For Mahinay, he was just repaying all the trust coach Aldin has given him. “Masarap sa feeling kasi yun nga, pinagkakatiwalaan ako ni coach Aldin so pinakita ko na yung tiwala niya, ‘di ko sasayangin. Sinabi ko talaga sa sarili ko na ipapakita ko kung anong magagawa ko,” he said. He then continued, “Kung anong maitutulong ko sa team, ginawa ko.” Cosejo could only agree. “Ginawa ko lang yung dapat kong gawin tsaka binigay ko lang lahat ng makakaya ko,” he said. That all started for them by heeding the call of coach Aldin. “Sinasabi ni coach na wag naming isipin na bata kami, na lumaban kami,” Cosejo said. That is exactly why all of the Growling Tigers, no matter how young they are, just kept coming. As Marcos put it, “Ako, nag-compete tapos hustle lang. Yun lang.” Despite the big win, however, young UST is only thinking bigger. “Siyempre, masarap sa feeling, pero siyempre, ‘di kami mag-stop dito. Magwo-work hard lang kami lalo,” Marcos said. --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @riegogogo......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

PVL Finals: ‘Atin ‘to, atin to’ is the new UP Ikot

Last year, Paul Desiderio shouted ‘Atin ‘to!’ during University of the Philippines’ last huddle in a UAAP Season 80 men’s basketball game. After that, Desiderio sank the game-winning buzzer-beating triple to down University of Sto. Tomas. It has since been the battle cry of the Diliman-based student-athletes. On Wednesday, the Lady Maroons did their own version that morale-boosting mantra. Down 7-13 in the pivotal stretch of the fifth set, the words again echoed in UP’s huddle up until they marched back inside the court.          “Atin ‘to, atin ‘to!” Like a shot of adrenaline, the Lady Maroons charged with renewed energy. Afterwards, they made history. UP completed a sweet sweep of the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference best-of-three Finals series, 25-20, 25-18, 23-25, 20-25, 15-13, to hoist its first major title in 36 years at the FilOil Flying V Centre. “Nu’ng nagsimula pa lang ‘yung fifth set we talked na how much do we want to win and in order for us to actually get the championship title,” said veteran setter Ayel Estranero, whose ace, which landed like a dagger right at the middle of the stunned Lady Tamaraws, sealed the championship that eluded UP in almost four decades. “Kailangan namin gustuhin lahat kami,” added Estranero, whose squad won the series opener also in five sets. “‘That’s why everyone actually never gave up until the end.” Estranero and Isa Molde, who collected the conference and Finals Most Valuable Player as well as the 1st Best Outside Spiker, took matters on their own hands in that closing stretch as they scored six of the last eight points.    But the duo was quick to give credit to the collective effort of the whole team. “Kita naman e,” said Estranero. “Atin ‘to, atin ‘to,” Molde butted in during the postgame interview where the two joined head coach Godfrey Okumu. “Yeah, atin ‘to, atin ‘to. Di kami makakapalo talaga kung walang dumepensa or di ako maka-set ng walang dumepensa so until the end it was still a collective effort from everyone from the coaches and the players even those in the bench,” Estranero pointed out. “So ‘yun pero siyempre andun din yung conscious effort na gugustuhin mo talaga and you’ll do whatever it takes,” added Estranero. When the playmaker trooped behind the service line – UP at championship point – Estranero murmured a little prayer.    “When I was serving I was just actually praying and I just actually believed that the team can actually win despite na sobrang haba ng hinabol namin. Kahit ang layo ng score namin but then na-feel namin sa loob na hindi pa kami talaga susuko that everyone is still willing to fight,” she recalled.  “So ‘yun nu’ng nag-serve ako hindi ako kinakabahan as in I just really want to win for the team and for everyone,” Estranero added. When she made the connection on her serve, the ball flew in at a low arching trajectory. “Gulat ako kasi I mean like hindi ko naman totally alam ano mangyayari sa bola pag release ko,” said Estranero. It was supposed to be a sure reception from FEU's libero. But like having their feet cemented on the taraflex floor, FEU libero Buding Duremdes and the rest of the Lady Tams just froze. “But when I saw the ball dropped and touch the floor, it was just so overwhelming,” said Estranero. Estranero rolled and then sprawled on the floor face down after the final whistle, slamming her hand on the court. Her teammates were already crying, shouting, hugging and congratulating each other as they round inside the court after completing their conquest. Confetti slowly fell. History made. “Atin ‘to, atin ‘to.” UP owned the night.   --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @fromtheriles.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

Finals MVP Bagunas leads Bulldogs sweep of Tigers to win PVL title

National University added another men's volleyball title to its growing trophy case on Wednesday. The Bulldogs ruled the Premier Volleyball League Collegiate Conference after outclassing University of Santo Tomas, 25-21, 25-18, 25-14, to complete a finals sweep. Bryan Bagunas, who was named Finals MVP, led NU's assault with 20 points while Madzlan Gampong and Angelo Almendras added 11 and 10 points, respectively. Almendras anchored the Bulldogs' net defense with seven blocks. NU celebrated another championship just four months after winning the title in UAAP Season 80. Genesis Redido paced the Tigers with 11 points while Joshua Umandal scored 10. Meanwhile, Far Eastern University...Keep on reading: Finals MVP Bagunas leads Bulldogs sweep of Tigers to win PVL title.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

Tigers end dry spell vs Tams for 1st win

University of Santo Tomas put up a valiant stand late in the fourth quarter to pull the rug from under Far Eastern University, 76-74, and rebound from a season-opening loss last weekend in Wednesday's UAAP skirmishes at the Big Dome......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 12th, 2018

Tiger Cubs clobber CMU in BBI hoops

The University of Santo Tomas Tiger Cubs are sharpening their teeth and claws for the upcoming UAAP season with a strong stint in the Under-19 division of the ongoing Breakdown Basketball Invitational......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 11th, 2018

PNP reshuffles key regional posts

A minor shakeup in key positions of the Philippine National Police (PNP) has some its generals reassigned to different posts. In the letter released on Monday, dated Sept. 7, 2018, Director General Oscar Albayalde, PNP chief, ordered the assignment of Senior Supt. Eliseo Cruz, former Highway Patrol Group (HPG) deputy chief, as the acting district director of the Southern Police District (SPD). Chief Supt. Tomas Apolinario, outgoing SPD director, was assigned as the acting regional director of the Mimaropa Police Regional Office (PRO 4B). Chief Supt. Emmanuel Luis Licup, former PRO-4B director, was designated to head the Zamboanga Peninsula Police Regional Office (PRO 9). /atm...Keep on reading: PNP reshuffles key regional posts.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsSep 10th, 2018