PH pride: World Cup champion France s goalkeeper is Filipino

PHOTO from Alphonse Areola's official Facebook page Two world-class Filipino athletes brought pride to the Philippines on July 15: Senator Manny Pacquiao who scored a knockout win to claim the.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: News2 hr. 35 min. ago Related News

La Salle Dasmariñas students present study on Alzheimer’s Disease at Indonesian conference

Visit us on Instagram To be You; Facebook: To be You; e-mail A group of students from De La Salle University-Dasmarias have been chosen to present their undergraduate thesis at the International Conference on Communication, Mass Media & Society 2018 (COMASS 2018) in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, on July 19-20, 2018. COMASS2018 is a creative platform with a high-level attendance, industry- leading and cutting-edge content, unrivaled networking opportunities, and a presenter-friendly atmosphere. Their thesis, "Sa Tahanan: A Case Study on the Communication Strategies Used to Maintain Relationships Between Selected Filipino Families and their Relatives Diagnos...Keep on reading: La Salle Dasmariñas students present study on Alzheimer’s Disease at Indonesian conference.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: 9 hr. 35 min. ago Related News

New immigration electronic gates are the latest in NAIA good news

New electronic gates at NAIA are in a viral Facebook post. It is a step forward for the country's premier gateway long beset with poor facilities and congestion......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: Top9 hr. 48 min. ago Related News

[OPINION] On Duterte s sexual abuse and the washing of the feet

Editor's Note: The author originally wrote this on Facebook as an open letter to the Philippine Council of Evangelical Churches (PCEC). Rappler is republishing this with the author's permission. I recently saw a report that PCEC leaders will meet with President Duterte and have offered to wash his feet ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJul 15th, 2018Related News

PNP: De Lima working in jail up to court

  The Philippine National Police (PNP) said only the courts could allow Sen. Leila de Lima to carry out her legislative duties in detention as requested by Senate President Vicente Sotto III, a stand which De Lima said was ill-advised.   In a handwritten statement posted on Facebook by her staff, De Lima said PNP Chief Oscar Albayalde was "given the wrong legal advice" when Albayalde rejected Sotto's request for De Lima, who chairs the Senate Committee on Social Justice, Welfare and Rural Development, to hold hearings in the PNP Custodial Center where she has been detained since last year on drug charges.   Sotto cited the case of Sen. Antonio Trillanes ...Keep on reading: PNP: De Lima working in jail up to court.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jul 14th, 2018Related News

Altar boy becomes a bishop, heads Diocese of Marbel

KORONADAL CITY -- One of the altar boys of Christ the King parish here many years ago is now a bishop heading the Diocese of Marbel. Rev. Cerilo Allan U. Casicas, once a member of the Knights of the Altar of Marbel cathedral, had been ordained bishop by His Eminence Orlando Cardinal Quevedo, OMI, DD, the archbishop of Cotabato in ceremonies at the Christ the King Cathedral here Wednesday. "He is now the shepherd of the Diocese of Marbel," Quevedo said after Casicas had been installed on his "cathedra," or bishop's chair. The ordination of Casicas was aired live over DXOM-AM Radyo Bida Koronadal and by Jaye Mempin's photography on Facebook. Among those who attended were Pa...Keep on reading: Altar boy becomes a bishop, heads Diocese of Marbel.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Jul 14th, 2018Related News

Goldilocks Hosts The Cutest Mamon Face Contest

As Goldilocks continues to put smiles on the faces of every Filipino, their most recent endeavor underscores this pursuit by rewarding Filipinos with the cutest of treats. Billed as the “Mamon Face Contest”, the country’s number one bakeshop ought to find the children with the most “gigil-pisil” faces via an open Facebook submission contest for […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsJul 14th, 2018Related News

Deleted articles? Official Gazette says entire website down

MANILA, Philippines – Netizens have taken to Facebook to claim that Official Gazette entries about a speech of the late president Corazon Aquino and articles about the dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos have been deleted. However, Presidential Communications Undersecretary Lorraine Badoy explained that the articles cannot be accessed because the entire ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJul 13th, 2018Related News

Trillanes says PNP removed his security escorts

MANILA, Philippines – Opposition Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said the Philippine National Police has removed his security detail. An opposition supporter first posted the information on Facebook, with Trillanes confirming it hours later at the opposition concert in Quezon City. “Ni-recall daw sila (They were recalled)… As far as I know ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJul 13th, 2018Related News

World Cup™ Final: France v Croatia to air live on S+A, Liga on Sunday

Filipinos will watch with the entire world as France and Croatia battle for football supremacy in the 2018 FIFA World Cup™ with the live broadcast of the competition’s final match this Sunday (July 15) at 11 pm on ABS-CBN S+A on free TV and LIGA on cable, with livestreaming on The Battle for Third between England and Belgium will also be aired and streamed live this Saturday (July 14) at 10 pm. Both matches will be shown on high definition on S+A HD and LIGA HD. France took the first spot in the final after beating Belgium last Wednesday (July 11) with the score of 1-0 courtesy of Samuel Umtiti’s second-half header. Croatia followed suit on Thursday (July 12) with Ivan Perisic and Mario Mandzukic leading them to a comeback victory in extra time over England, which scored early in the match off Kieran Trippier’s free kick. Local football fans and Philippine-based football aficionados have been able to watch and follow the action in the biggest single-event sporting event in the world through official broadcasters S+A and LIGA, sports channels of ABS-CBN, the country’s leading media and entertainment company. ABS-CBN Sports head Dino Laurena said offering this world-class tournament to the Filipino audience is part of the organization’s advocacy to promote sports development in the country. “Football is the most popular sport in the world where some of the greatest athletes in history have played and are currently playing. We believe that Filipinos have the talent to make a mark in this sport and we hope that through exposing our viewers to topnotch football action, we also encourage them to learn to love what is known all over the globe as the beautiful game,” he said. Don’t miss the Battle for Third between Belgium and England at this Saturday (July 14) at 10 pm and the World Cup Final between France and Croatia followed by the Awarding Ceremony on Sunday (July 15) at 11 pm LIVE on S+A, S+A HD, LIGA, LIGA HD, and via livestreaming on For more information and stories, visit ABS-CBN’s sports hub and follow ABS-CBN Sports on Facebook and Twitter. .....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJul 13th, 2018Related News

‘Localized peace talks a waste of funds’—Joma Sison

LOCALIZED peace talks is a “stupid waste of money,” exiled communist leader Jose Maria Sison said on Friday, after the government announced its plan in lieu of negotiations on the national level. In a post on Facebook, Sison branded the proposed talks as a “kind of racket with the local political followers and military agents [...] The post ‘Localized peace talks a waste of funds’—Joma Sison appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsJul 13th, 2018Related News

WATCH: IV of Spades releases new song, video ‘In My Prison’

MANILA, Philippines – IV of Spades has released a new song and an accompanying music video – their first since original vocalist Unique Salonga left the band in May. The band shared links to the song, “In My Prison,” and its music video on their official Facebook page on Friday, July ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJul 13th, 2018Related News

Kylie Jenner to unseat Mark Zuckerberg as youngest self-made billionaire ; draws flak, praise

Image: Instagram/@kyliejenner Privileged or self-made? Kylie Jenner is set to beat Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg as the 'Youngest Self-Made Billionaire.' While it is true her cosmetics.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsJul 13th, 2018Related News

Ogie turns serious on Regine’s plea to Du30, the Gilas meme and going indie

We seldom see singer-actor Ogie Alcasid seem so serious and no-nonsense, but it's only natural for him to rush to protect his family when the going gets tough. In a rare moment of earnestness, he shares his thoughts on wife Regine Velasquez's plea to President Duterte to stop dragging God's name in scathing speeches. Ogie told the Inquirer: "I will always defend my wife and her beliefs [on] the love of God." On a lighter note, he and ex-wife, former Miss Australia Michelle van Eimeren, became a Facebook meme, as a result of the basketball brawl between Gilas Pilipinas and the Australia Boomers. The viral photo was captioned, thus: "Hindi kami kasali diyan!" (We are not in...Keep on reading: Ogie turns serious on Regine’s plea to Du30, the Gilas meme and going indie.....»»

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

Skyler Abatayo hit by stray bullet after doing school assignment

MANILA, Philippines – Four-year-old Skyler Abatayo had just finished his school assignment when the bullet hit him. He was amusing himself with photos on Facebook – he had an account of his own  – and was given time to rest by his mother, Gwynn. “Nakaupo lang po siya sa harap ko. Nagbi-view kami ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJul 12th, 2018Related News

Parents can inherit dead daughter s Facebook account – German court

KARLSRUHE, Germany (UPDATED) – Germany's top court ruled on Thursday, July 12, that Facebook should grant a grieving mother access to her dead daughter's account, in a landmark judgement for how social network data is treated after its owners pass away. Judges at the Federal Constitutional Court in Karlsruhe found ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJul 12th, 2018Related News

Sharon Cuneta hints at movie reunion with Richard Gomez

Image: Instagram/@reallysharoncuneta Sharon Cuneta may have dropped another hint regarding a reunion movie project with Richard Gomez. The megastar updated her Facebook page on July 11 with a video.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsJul 12th, 2018Related News

Body found from burned Davao mall

A BODY was discovered at the burned NCCC Mall in Davao City on Wednesday. A statement posted on Facebook on Thursday said the remains were found during the mall’s demolition. “Upon validating with the contractor, we immediately secured the area and informed the Inter-agency Task Force and Bureau of Fire regarding the matter,” according to [...] The post Body found from burned Davao mall appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsJul 12th, 2018Related News

QC gov’t orders take down of China banners, review of CCTV footage

The Quezon City governmenton Thursdayordered the removal of banners that bear the message "Welcome to the Philippines, Province of China" splashed across the city.   In an advisory, the city government tasked its Public Order and Safety Department, the Parks Department, and concerned barangay officials to take down all tarpaulins stating that the Philippines is a province of China.   City administrator Aldrin Cua took to Facebook to relay a similar order. He also requested barangay officials to review their CCTV footage and identify the culprits.   "Defend our sovereignty.Review your CCTVs to identify the culprits!" he said.   Similar banners w...Keep on reading: QC gov’t orders take down of China banners, review of CCTV footage.....»»

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

Uganda police fire teargas, bullets at social media tax protest

KAMPALA, Uganda –  Ugandan police fired live bullets and teargas Wednesday, July 11, to break up a crowd of demonstrators who had gathered to protest a controversial tax on the use of social media. Since the beginning of the month access to media such as WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter, as well ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJul 11th, 2018Related News