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Kris Aquino to former business partner: ‘This could have been fixed’

  Multi-media celebrity Kris Aquino said Thursday that the legal battle between her and a former business partner "could have been fixed," as her camp "attempted" to settle the row "six times."   But, she also said: "I'm sorry but it came to this, I had to see papers that I should not have seen."   Ms. Aquino arrived at the Mandaluyong City Prosecutor's Office with her youngest son, Bimby, to personally reaffirm her oath to the qualified theft charges she filed against Nicardo "Nicko" Falcis II, who was also her former project manager.   READ:Kris Aquino files case vs ex-project manager   Nevertheless, the actress and host said she ...Keep on reading: Kris Aquino to former business partner: ‘This could have been fixed’.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Nov 15th, 2018Related News

Faeldon’s appointment papers for Bureau of Corrections to ‘come out soon’–Palace

THE appointment papers of former Customs commissioner Nicanor Faeldon as the next head of the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) will ‘come out soon,’ Malacanang said on Tuesday. Palace spokesman Salvador...READ MORE The post Faeldon’s appointment papers for Bureau of Corrections to ‘come out soon’–Palace appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

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

Nicanor Faeldon’s appointment to BuCor pending – DOJ

The appointment papers of former Customs chief Nicanor Faeldon as head of the Bureau of Corrections (BuCor) remain pending, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra clarified yesterday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 12th, 2018Related News

Man burns mother

BACOLOD City – A 42-year-old man burned his 63-year-old mother at Brgy. Cabadiangan, Sipalay City on Nov. 11, 2018. A report from Aksyon Radyo Bacolod identified the victim as Gloria Eseng and the suspect as Rolando Eseng. Chief Insp. Anthony Grande, Sipalay City police chief, said that based on witnesses’ accounts, Gloria was rolling a […] The post Man burns mother appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsNov 12th, 2018Related News

PBA: Durham says Bolts will keep do-or-die mentality

ANTIPOLO CITY, Rizal --- The knockout games finally stopped for Meralco but the winning has not. Prior to making the Governors' Cup semifinals for a third straight season, the Bolts survived a record six straight knockout games. Do-or-die situations naturally stopped for now as Meralco started its best-of-5 series against the Alaska Aces but the Bolts have kept that mentality of fighting for their season. It still works as Meralco took Game 1 Sunday at the Ynares Center here and are officially two games away from having another shot at its first PBA championship. "It is kinda nice to relax a little bit but we don't want to relax [too much]," reigning two-time Best Import Allen Durham said on the Bolts' much-needed break from knockout games. "It's been working for us, to keep the intensity up and keep playing the way we've been playing so we're gonna keep trying that [do-or-die] mentality that we've been having the past few games," he added. Durham and the rest of the Meralco team are definitely rolling right now. After a near-disastrous losing skid, the Bolts have piled up quality wins and are looking like the best team remaining this season. Whether or not their current winning streak actually leads to a title remains to be seen but the Bolts are ready to find out. "I think we're in a groove right now," Durham said. "Everybody's peaking at the right time. We're playing well right now so hopefully we just keep going and ride this winning streak out for as long as we can," he added.   --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @paullintag8.....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsNov 11th, 2018Related News

Pinoy Floyd aims for IBF belt

Mark Anthony Barriga is known as the Filipino Floyd Mayweather because of his sleek boxing style and defensive prowess but he’s out to make a name for himself beyond shoulder-rolling like the Money Man in battling Mexico’s Carlos Licona for the vacant IBF minimumweight title at the Staples Center in Los Angeles on Dec. 1......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsNov 11th, 2018Related News

Rockslide forces 22 families to leave

SAPIAN, Capiz – More than 100 persons in 22 families are in a evacuation center here after rockslides forced them to leave their homes at Sitio Ilaya, Brgy. Poblacion. According to the residents, they were shocked upon hearing the sound of rocks rolling from the hills towards their backyard and houses. The residents asked for […] The post Rockslide forces 22 families to leave appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsNov 9th, 2018Related News

3 Cabinet execs’ papers submitted for CA confirmation

Malacañang has submitted its picks for three Cabinet positions to the Commission on Appointments (CA) for confirmation......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsNov 7th, 2018Related News

Makati says Phoenix Bangkal station had no business permit

MANILA, Philippines – Contrary to the claims of the Makati City government, Phoenix Petroleum said Tuesday, November 6, that the Barangay Bangkal gasoline station which was the source of a gas leak last week had all its necessary papers to operate, including a business permit. Raymond T. Zorrilla, senior vice ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 6th, 2018Related News

PBA: Brownlee, Ginebra ready for Manila Clasico challenge

Things definitely don't get any easier for Ginebra in its bid to defend its title and complete a three-peat in the PBA Governors' Cup. After showing NLEX the door Tuesday, the no. 1 Gin Kings have arranged a best-of-5 semifinals against rival Magnolia. That's right, it's time for Manila Clasico in the semifinals. After surviving the Hotshots last week to pretty much secure the no. 1 seed, Ginebra will meet its bitter rival once again, th time with a Finals slot on the line. The Gin Kings can't wait. "We're looking forward to it," super import Justin Brownlee said. "We just expect a tough battle. Magnolia is a really good team with a really good import and coach as well. We know they're going to be very prepared. We're going to be ready going into the series," he added. Ginebra sure is ready going to Manila Clasico. The Gin Kings' last two games have been impressive blowouts and the champs are simply rolling, with everyone stepping up tp lay high-level basketball. "We got a lot of talented local players, guys that can do different things," Brownlee said of his squad. "Japeth and Greg, they can definitely be a force inside. Scottie, LA, and Jeff Chan, and Sol Mercado play a lot outside. We're a very versatile team," he added.   --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @paullintag8.....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsNov 6th, 2018Related News

Weinstein lawyers try again to get sex assault case tossed

NEW YORK --- Harvey Weinstein's lawyers asked Monday for a chance to question in court the former lead detective in his sexual assault case and the head of New York City's special victims division, arguing the case has been "irreparably tainted" by police misconduct and should be thrown out. The former Hollywood producer's lawyers singled out Detective Nicholas DiGaudio --- whose alleged witness coaching led prosecutors to abandon part of the case last month --- as they renewed their push to have five remaining counts dismissed. The lawyers decried DiGaudio in court papers as "a serial obstructor" who was "singularly hell-bent on concealing the truth" and proposed an evidentiar...Keep on reading: Weinstein lawyers try again to get sex assault case tossed.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Nov 6th, 2018Related News

Russell Westbrook injury scare as Thunder roll to fifth win

LOS ANGELES, USA – Russell Westbrook needed to be helped off court after suffering a sprained ankle in Oklahoma City Thunder's 122-116 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans on Monday, November 5 (Tuesday, Manila time).  The 2017 NBA MVP grimaced in pain after rolling over on his ankle as he landed ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 6th, 2018Related News

The role of the Cabinet and who matters there

irst word IT startled me to read in the papers some weeks back that the chairman of the Presidential Anti-Crime Commission (PACC) had called for resignation of the Secretary of...READ MORE The post The role of the Cabinet and who matters there appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes ManilatimesCategory: Nov 5th, 2018Related News

Q and A: Frederik Obermaier, behind and beyond the Panama Papers

HONG KONG – German journalist Frederik Obermaier is not used to the attention he's received since the publication of the Panama Papers in 2016. During the Pulitzer Prize workshop hosted by the Hong Kong Baptist University here, students lined up to have their photos taken with him and his colleague ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 3rd, 2018Related News

Brazil s Bolsonaro gets to work on hardline agenda

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Brazil's far-right President-elect Jair Bolsonaro  started rolling out key points in his hardline agenda Tuesday, October 30, including a move to merge the agriculture and environment ministries that activists warned would imperil the Amazon rainforest. The former army captain huddled with his inner circle at ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsOct 31st, 2018Related News

Over 1,900 stranded at seaports due to Typhoon Rosita

Please refresh this page for updates. MANILA, Philippines – More than 1,900 passengers were stranded after sea trips were canceled due to Typhoon Rosita (Yutu) . The Philippine Coast Guard said at least 1,937 passengers, 189 rolling cargoes, 11 vessels, and 1 motor boat have been stranded in various ports as of ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsOct 30th, 2018Related News

Alsons lists P100-M CPs

Alsons Consolidated Resources Inc. (ACR), the listed holding firm of the Alcantara Group, has listed the initial tranche of its P2.5-billion commercial papers with the Philippine Dealing and Exchange Corp. (PDEx) to provide interim funding for its first renewable energy (RE) project......»»

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

PBA: Beermen roll to fourth straight win

BINAN, Laguna --- The Beermen are rolling to the playoffs. San Miguel stretched its winning streak to four games Saturday, overpowering also-ran Rain or Shine, 109-97, at the Alonte Sports Arena here. After a 2-4 start, the Beermen are now up to 6-4 to maintain their place in the top-6. The win  put the team in the quarterfinals also allowed San Miguel to keep a slim chance of stealing a twice-to-beat advantage. After a close first half, Christian Standhardinger and Alex Cabagnot led a strong third period for the Beermen where they outscored Rain or Shine, 22-20.  San Miguel turned a four-point lead at the break to 14 heading into the fourth. Then the Beermen pounded on the Elasto Painters, taking a 98-79 advantage before cruising for the win. Import Kevin Murphy led the way for San Miguel with 28 points while Cabagnot fired 24, 10 in the third quarter. Standhardinger had 12 in the third period on his way to 22 points. The top pick of the 2017 Draft also added 18 rebounds and four assists for good measure. ROS got 26 points from Maverick Ahanmisi. The Elasto Painters dropped to 2-8 for the conference after four straight losses.   --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @paullintag8.....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsOct 27th, 2018Related News

Show me the money: Wealth-flaunting meme goes viral in China

SHANGHAI, China – Chinese social media users have seized on a viral meme in which people are pictured literally rolling in their own wealth, spawning a range of cheeky counter-posts poking fun at the country's nouveau riche. Posts related to the aptly-named Wealth-Flaunting Challenge on China's popular Weibo platform had ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsOct 27th, 2018Related News

Alviera: Fast-rising Central Luzon’s next big growth center

Right at the heart of the fast-rising Central Luzon region is a 1,800-hectare integrated mixed-use development perfectly positioned in an elevated landscape of rolling terrain and majestic mountain views, merging the comforts of city life alongside nature. This master-planned estate, called Alviera, is envisioned to be the next big growth center of the region and […].....»»

Source: Bworldonline BworldonlineCategory: FinanceOct 26th, 2018Related News