Firewood Cutter

Fifty-five year old Intingan Samar of Barangay Talibadok in Datu Hoffer Ampatuan town in Maguindanao, was married through parental arrangement at a very young age, just after her first menstrual period.  She gave birth to 10 children,  one of whom died. All of her children, except the youngest, now 20 years old, also married at […].....»»

Category: newsSource: mindanews mindanewsNov 9th, 2020

74-ton cutter head of tunnel boring tool arrives to start work on subway project

The Department of Transportation said Friday it received the 74-ton cutter head of the first of the six tunnel boring machines from Japan that will be used for the construction of the Metro Manila Subway Project......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 5th, 2021

Bohol still under MGCQ until Sept. 30

FIREWOOD FOR THE ISLAND. Residents of Bien Unido in Bohol prepare bundles of firewood to be shipped to Malingin Island, which has been on complete lockdown after residents tested p.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsSep 6th, 2020

US Coast Guard cutter arrives for Palawan maritime drill

nited States Coast Guard ........»»

Category: newsSource:  manila_shimbunRelated NewsOct 16th, 2019

Cole fans 15, Bregman homers as Astros top Rays 3-1

By Kristie Rieken, Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) — Houston's pair of aces dealt the Astros a pair of wins. Gerrit Cole carried his splendid September into an outstanding October with a 15-strikeout performance and Alex Bregman handed fans chanting MVP the mighty swing they craved. The Astros survived a wild ninth inning to beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 on Saturday night for a 2-0 lead in their AL Division Series. Houston is one win from reaching the AL Championship Series for the third straight year. "We've got a lot more work to take care of," Cole said. "There's a few months this winter that maybe we can sit back and have a drink about it. Right now, it's on to the next one." Cole, 5-0 with a 1.07 ERA in six starts last month, set an Astros postseason strikeouts record over 7 2/3 scoreless innings to win his franchise-record 17th straight decision. The strikeouts tied for third-most in a postseason game, behind only Bob Gibson's 17 in the 1968 World Series and Kevin Brown's 16 in a 1998 NL Division Series. "He was incredible," manager AJ Hinch said. "He had complete command of the entire game." Cole's performance came after fellow ace and Cy Young Award contender Justin Verlander pitched seven scoreless innings to lead the Astros to a 6-2 win in Friday's opener. Throwback performances from another era. "Whether it's about the new-age opener or pulling guys third time through, most of the people that support that haven't had Verlander or Cole on their team," Hinch said. "It's hard for me to relate to having to pull guys early or wanting to pull guys early when these guys are putting up these kinds of performances. ... I'm going to roll with these boys while we have them." Cole (1-0), who led the majors with 326 strikeouts in the regular season, extended his big league record with his 10th straight game with at least 10 Ks. The Rays were unable to string anything together off of him on a night he induced 33 swings and misses — the most in a postseason game since MLB started tracking the stat in 2008 — and threw a career-high 118 pitches. "I don't think anything he did was surprising," Rays manager Kevin Cash said. "He's just that good." "He was majestic," the Rays' Willy Adames said. Kevin Kiemaier doubled with two outs in the eighth and Cole was lifted after putting on Adames with Tampa Bay's first walk. The right-hander received a standing ovation as he walked off the mound and waved to the crowd just before he reached the dugout. Roberto Osuna took over and struck out Yandy Díaz to end the inning before loading the bases with no outs in the ninth. Austin Meadows and Tommy Pham hit consecutive singles, Ji-Man Choi walked and Avisaíl Garcia grounded into a forceout that scored Meadows. Osuna walked Brandon Lowe, reloading the bases, and Hinch brought in Will Harris. Travis d'Arnaud worked the count full, then struck out on a high cutter. Kiermaier grounded to first baseman Yuli Gurriel, who flipped to Harris, who stepped on first for the save. Tampa Bay is hitting .177 with two extra-base hits. Game 3 of the best-of five series is Monday in Florida. "I don't think there's a real message," Rays manager Kevin Cash said. "They know what's at stake." Bregman, who hit a career-best 41 home runs in the regular season, homered off Blake Snell (0-1) leading off the fourth. "It's just lack of a pitch," Snell said. "I'm still finding it, still trying to get there. I know I can, so that's why it's frustrating." All seven of Bregman's homers have come off All-Stars, including two against Chris Sale and one each vs. Trevor Bauer, Clayton Kershaw, Corey Kluber and Kenley Jansen. His shot gave the Astros a home run in 27 straight games, extending a franchise record. After Lowe's error at second gifted Houston two runs in the opener, another error on helped in the seventh. Adames bobbled Gurriel's leadoff grounder to shortstop, then bounced the throw to first. Carlos Correa doubled and Martín Maldonado blooped a run-scoring single to left. Correa added a two-out RBI single off Nick Anderson in the eighth for a 3-0 lead. Snell, the 2018 AL Cy Young Award winner, sat out from July 22-Sept. 17 after arthroscopic surgery to remove bone chips in his left elbow. He didn't get out of the third inning in any of his three September starts, but said he hoped to give the Rays five innings on Saturday. Instead he was lifted one batter after Bregman's homer, finishing with four hits and a strikeout in 3 1/3 innings. "I wish I would have gone deeper," Snell said. "When you face a guy like that, you want to be out there as long as him."    DAZZLING DEFENSE Correa helped Cole out with a fantastic defensive play to start the game. Díaz led off with a grounder toward Correa, who grabbed the ball backhanded while on the run and spun around for the throw to Gurriel that just beat a sliding Díaz. "It's stuff that people don't see, but for me I always say that if you are going to win championships you have to pitch and you have to play defense, and then the offense comes," Correa said. UP NEXT Former Astro Charlie Morton, who got the win in the Rays wild-card victory, will start against Zack Greinke. Morton pitched for the Astros from 2017-18 and played a big role in their 2017 World Series title. He won Game 7 of AL Championship Series against the Yankees and Game 7 of the World Series at Dodger Stadium to give Houston its first championship. Morton had a tough time in his last start against Houston when he gave up a season-high six runs in four innings, which tied his shortest start of season, in a 15-1 win by Astros on Aug. 27. Greinke, acquired from Arizona at the trade deadline, went 8-1 with a 3.02 ERA in 10 starts after the trade capped by a gem in his last start when he came two outs shy of his first no-hitter on Sept. 25 against Seattle......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsOct 6th, 2019


NAMAGA at lumubo ang buong mukha ng isang dalaga matapos gumamit ng pusher at nail cutter sa pagtanggal ng kanyang tagiyawat. Na confine ang dalaga ng ilang linggo sa ospital.   Umabot ng humigit kumulang 30,000 pesos ang kanilang hospital bill. Pahayag ng magulang ng dalaga na madumi at may kalawang ang ginamit na nail […] The post DALAGA TINIRIS ANG TAGIYAWAT GAMIT ANG NAIL CUTTER appeared first on PINAS......»»

Category: newsSource:  pinasglobalRelated NewsAug 28th, 2019

Russian sailor s message in bottle found 50 years later in Alaska

WASHINGTON, USA – A man gathering firewood in Alaska discovered a bottle with a handwritten message inside wishing the finder "happy sailing" more than 50 years after it was dropped into the sea by a Russian sailor. "Sincere greetings! From the Russian Far East Fleet mother ship VRXF Sulak," it read. ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsAug 20th, 2019

Coast Guard visits Philippines for first time in seven years after training in South China Sea

Coast Guard visits Philippines for first time in seven years after training in South China Sea Stars and Stripes The U.S. Coast Guard cutter Bertholf, on loan to the Navy's 7th Fleet and busy acr.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 18th, 2019

U.S., Philippine Coast Guards Conduct Joint Search-and-Rescue Exercise - Seapower

US, Philippine Coast Guards Conduct Joint Search-and-Rescue Exercise - Seapower SEAPOWER Magazine Online MANILA, Philippines The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Bertholf (WMSL 750) and vessels from the Phil.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 18th, 2019

US coast guard cutter in Manila for first visit in 7 years

A United States coast guard cutter docked in Manila Wednesday, the first visit of an American cutter to the Philippines in over seven years......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 15th, 2019

Ten pesos per bundle

Bapa Sambutuan sells palm firewood at 10 pesos per bundle in Pagagawan, Datu Montawal in Maguindanao. MindaNews photo by GREGORIO BUENO.....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsDec 24th, 2016
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DepEd comes up with new designs for school buildings

MANILA, Philippines - No more cookie-cutter school buildings......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 19th, 2016

Philippine Navy s third frigate set to sail home

MANILA, Philippines – BRP Andres Bonifacio (FF17), the third ex-US Coast Guard cutter bought from the US, is set to sail for the Philippines on Wednesday (Ph.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 1st, 2016

Kung-fu grass cutter

At first glance, this worker may seem like a character plucked out of a kung-fu movie, but is actually a grass cutter going.....»»

Category: newsSource: NewsSep 29th, 2016

At the ready

With his M-16 assault rifle by his side, a villager cuts firewood as he prepares for a night-long vigil to secure his residence against any possible attack by the bandit Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) in Patikul, Sulu. (AFP/Manila Bulletin).....»»

Category: newsSource: NewsSep 7th, 2016

PH Navy formally receives 3rd Del Pilar Class Frigate

MANILA, July 29 --The Philippine Navy (PN) formally received its third Del Pilar Class Frigate (DPCF), the former US Coast Guard (USCG) Boutwell, the Weather High-Endurance Cutter (WHEC) 719, through.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 28th, 2016

PH Navy formally receives 3rd Del Pilar Class Frigate

MANILA, July 29 --The Philippine Navy (PN) formally received its third Del Pilar Class Frigate (DPCF), the former US Coast Guard (USCG) Boutwell, the Weather High-Endurance Cutter (WHEC) 719, through.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 28th, 2016

US ship to be turned over to PH Navy

The United States Coast Guard will formally turn over its decommissioned cutter, the USCG Boutwell, to the Philippine Navy on Friday (Philippine time). The transfer ce.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsJul 23rd, 2016

New cutter to be called Bonifacio

New cutter to be called Bonifacio.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJul 21st, 2016

USCG Boutwell to be Formally Transferred to PN, to be Renamed BRP Andres Bonifacio

MANILA, July 21 (PNA) — The United States Coast Guard will be formally transferring its decommissioned cutter, the USCGC Boutwell, to the Philippine Navy (PN) by July 21 (American time). The ship will named the...The post USCG Boutwell to be Formall.....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsJul 21st, 2016