NCCA honors Liceo Prof with 2nd straight Ani ng Dangal

A Professor of the Liceo de Cagayan University Conservatory of Music, Theater and Dance will be honored with his second Ani ng Dangal award by the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA-Office of the President). Cipriano “Zip” Mercado de Guzman Jr. will be honored during the 11th Ani ng Dangal Awarding Ceremony on February 27, 2019 at the Diamond Hotel in Manila......»»

Source: Kagay_an Kagay_anCategory: NewsFeb 16th, 2019Related News

China diamonds made in days

ZHENGZHOU/BRUSSELS — A diamond is forever but its chemical composition is just carbon, the fourth most abundant element in the universe. Before being cut and polished to what may cost over $2,000 per carat — one-fifth of a gram, or the weight of two grains of rice, diamonds have traditionally been mined from earth where […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsFeb 7th, 2019Related News

‘Diamond’ division has new commander

Philippine Army chief Lt. Gen. Macairog Alberto on Tuesday installed Brig. Gen. Franco Nemecio Gacal as the new commander of the elite 4th Infantry Diamond Division at Camp Edilberto T. Evangelista, Patag in Cagayan de Oro CIty. Gacal succeeded Maj. Gen. Ronald Villanueva as the new commander of the division which is mainly tasked with […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsFeb 6th, 2019Related News

Filipino, 69, stabbed to death in Southern California

Filipino, 69, stabbed to death in Southern California DIAMOND BAR, California A 69-year-old Filipino, Dante Bautista-Batimana, was found stabbed to death Monday, Jan. 28 in a home he sha.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsFeb 5th, 2019Related News

Donovan Mitchell scores 24, Jazz outlast Timberwolves | Inquirer Sports

SALT LAKE CITY Donovan Mitchell was finding his teammates in all sorts of ways. One of his career-high 11 assists looked as if it belonged on the diamond instead of the court. I got back to my old wa.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsJan 26th, 2019Related News

Donaire aims for undisputed title - Philippine Star

Donaire aims for undisputed title Philippine Star WBC diamond and super WBA bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire Jr. is two wins away from claiming recognition as the undisputed 118-pound king, ........»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsJan 25th, 2019Related News

Donaire aims for undisputed title

WBC diamond and “super” WBA bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire Jr. is two wins away from claiming recognition as the undisputed 118-pound king, a feat that’s unprecedented in Philippine boxing history, and the next step is to beat WBO titlist Zolani Tete of South Africa, tentatively in Los Angeles in April......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsJan 23rd, 2019Related News

Colors return to Golden Globes carpet

It was a return to looks of color on the Golden Globes red carpet after last year's show of #MeToo solidarity in black. The night's co-host, Sandra Oh, led things off in a classic Hollywood bob and white gown with an asymmetrical neckline as she posed with her evening's hosting partner, Andy Samberg. Oh's side coif and gently bedazzled draped look Sunday was paired with a red lip and high platforms that lent extra sparkle. She stacked diamond bracelets on her left wrist. Idris Elba, People's sexiest man, went tieless but was stunning nonetheless in a jade green tuxedo jacket and vest. Elsie Fisher, the 15-year-old star of "Eighth Grade," wore a red velvet suit by Kenzo. Amy ...Keep on reading: Colors return to Golden Globes carpet.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jan 7th, 2019Related News

Go pushes fire prevention programs

Amid the holiday festivities, former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go called for the creation of fire prevention awareness programs. The senatorial candidate made his plea during his visit to the residents of Diamond St, Sto. Nino, Barangay 74-A Matina Crossing in Davao City where a fire destroyed at least 26 […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsJan 2nd, 2019Related News

The best of the best

The country’s most sought-after stars gathered once again in support of Belo Medical Group CEO and founder Dr. Vicki Belo as she received the prestigious Black Diamond Award for the third year in a row......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsDec 27th, 2018Related News

Paris Hilton wants to keep $2M engagement ring, says it was a gift

While many breakups lead to the return of gifts, for Paris Hilton, her engagement ring from ex-fiance Chris Zylka is for keeps. The heiress, 37, said yesterday, Dec. 19, on the Jenny McCarthy Sirius XM radio show that the ring was a gift from a jeweler, as reported in Page Six. She claimed, "The person who we got it from got millions and millions of dollars of free publicity." "I love how social media has basically become a new form of money. It's pretty sick," she said. The 20-carat pear-shaped diamond sparkler is worth $2 million and was a gift from celebrity jeweler Michael Greene. When McCarthy asked if she was keeping the ring, Hilton said, "Yes. Diamonds are a girl'...Keep on reading: Paris Hilton wants to keep $2M engagement ring, says it was a gift.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 20th, 2018Related News

First Ilonggo animation festival

THE Iloilo City Government and the Animation Council of the Philippines launched the 1st: Ilonggo Animation Festival in Iloilo City on December 15 at the Iloilo City Diamond Jubilee Hall. National speakers and Ilonggo animators shared their knowledge and expertise of the industry. The festival started from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. where different activities […] The post First Ilonggo animation festival appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsDec 16th, 2018Related News

Man wins $50,000 in lottery, thanks to best friend’s novel

A man in Maryland, United States won $50,000 (around P2.6 million) in the lottery, all thanks to his best friend's novel. The man, identified only as Alex, said on Monday, Dec. 10, that he was inspired to play the lottery because of his best friend's novel titled "Sunrise at the American Market". The novel told the story of two strangers having coffee at their local convenience store, and their hobby of getting scratch-off tickets. This encouraged him to get a$1 million Blowoutinstant ticket, to try his luck. As he began scratching, he noticed a diamond-shaped logo --- indicating that he won the prize. "Originally, when I saw the ticket and saw that I won, I immediately said...Keep on reading: Man wins $50,000 in lottery, thanks to best friend’s novel.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 12th, 2018Related News

9 years after being flushed, woman’s wedding ring reappears

SOMERS POINT, New Jersey --- A New Jersey woman has her wedding ring back, nine years after she accidentally flushed it down her toilet. Paula Stanton was sure the diamond-encrusted gold ring was lost forever after she noticed it wasn't on her finger while she was cleaning her bathroom nearly a decade ago. Luckily, a member of Somers Point's public works department remembered Stanton mentioning the ring about three years ago. Last month, Ted Gogol was doing maintenance work near a manhole about 400 feet from Stanton's house. He tells the Press of Atlantic City he saw a shiny object sitting the mud. It turned out to be Stanton's ring, and after boiling it in peroxide and l...Keep on reading: 9 years after being flushed, woman’s wedding ring reappears.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Dec 11th, 2018Related News

Donaire advises Barriga to fight smart

WBA/WBC diamond bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire, Jr. stood face-to-face with Mark Anthony Barriga last Friday and gave him pointers on how to beat Mexico’s Carlos Licona in their 12-round battle for the vacant IBF minimumweight title at the Staples Center here this morning (Manila time)......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsDec 1st, 2018Related News

Sharon Cuneta gives Regine Velasquez a diamond ring dur...

Sharon Cuneta gives Regine Velasquez a diamond ring dur........»»

Source: Cnnphilippines CnnphilippinesCategory: EntertainmentNov 29th, 2018Related News

3rd Black Diamond Award for the Philippines and ASEAN | Inquirer Business

Solta Medical, a global leader in the aesthetic device-based industry, continues to develop innovative treatment technologies to provide effective aesthetic care options to consumers and physicians al.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsNov 28th, 2018Related News

PCOO Chief Recognized for ‘Outstanding’ Work in Gov’t

Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO) Secretary Martin Andanar was awarded the ‘Most Outstanding Public Servant’ during the 2nd Diamond Golden Awards held Saturday at Marco Polo Hotel Ortigas in Pasig City. Aside from Andanar, other public servants including Senator Cynthia Villar, Quezon City second district congressman Alfred Vargas and Interior and Local Government Assistant Secretary […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsNov 19th, 2018Related News

Pink diamond tipped to smash the record

Pink diamond tipped to smash the record.....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsNov 13th, 2018Related News

Yuletide Dream at Diamond Hotel

WELCOME the holiday season and witness the lighting of the 25-feet-tall Christmas Trees at the lobby of Diamond Hotel Philippines, in Manila, on Nov. 6. Transformed into a dreamy wonderland,...READ MORE The post Yuletide Dream at Diamond Hotel appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsNov 4th, 2018Related News