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Sticks, picks, shovels, walis tambo storm US Capitol

They were carrying sticks, picks, shovels, even guns – and at least one of them a “walis tambo” – when they stormed the US Capitol in a bid to stop Congress from declaring officially the election victory of Joe Biden over Donald Trump......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJan 7th, 2021

Walis tambo-wielding man arrested over involvement in US Capitol riot

A man who was spotted carrying a walis tambo (soft broom) during the January 6 riot of Trump supporters at the United States Capitol in Washington, DC was arrested Friday in Norfolk, Virginia......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 29th, 2021

Dong Abay pumalag, tumangging siya si ‘Captain Walis Tambo’ sa riot sa Capitol Hill

Pumalag ang poet at Pinoy rock icon na si Dong Abay matapos umugong ang balitang siya ang lalaking may hawak na walis tambo nang salakayin ng mga tagasuporta ni Pangulong Donald Trump ang Capitol Hill sa Washington nitong Miyerkules. Sa kanyang post sa Facebook, sinabi ng dating lead vocalist ng rock band na Yano na […] The post Dong Abay pumalag, tumangging siya si ‘Captain Walis Tambo’ sa riot sa Capitol Hill appeared first on Bandera......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJan 9th, 2021

ESPN analyst shows love for PH culture as he brings broom during NBA game

      By JONAS TERRADO   ESPN analyst Jalen Rose is known for showing a Filipino broomstick whenever there’s a potential sweep in the NBA Playoffs. On Monday morning Manila time,Rose brought out a walis tambo during ESPN’s pregame show NBA countdown, predicting that Fil-American coach Eric Spoelstra and the Miami Heat will close […].....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsSep 8th, 2020

Tatak-Pinoy: Walis-tambo ng Baguio pinakyaw

Muling bumenta ang husay at pagka-malikhain ng mga Pinoy nang pagkaguluhan ang produkto nilang unicorn-inspired walis tambo......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsJun 26th, 2020

Isang leaves, but monsoon rains continue in Visayas and Mindanao

Tropical Storm Isang (international name Omais) left the Philippine area of responsibility yesterday afternoon, but the Visayas and Mindanao would continue to experience rains and thunderstorms due to the southwest monsoon, the state weather bureau said......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2021

United States prepares for imminent arrival of worst storm in 30 years

Getty Images The storm intensified and became a hurricane this weekend. dreaded henry dangerously. is close to the northeast coast of America. According to an.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2021

Hurricane Henri bears down on US east coast

A swath of the US East Coast, including New York City, was under alert Saturday, as storm Henri was upgraded to what could be the first hurricane in 30 years to hit New England......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 22nd, 2021

Julio Cesar Chavez picks Pacquiao to win by decision vs Ugas

MANILA, Philippines—Mexican boxing legend Julio Cesar Chavez believes Manny Pacquiao will walk away with the victory against Yordenis Ugas in their welterweight title match on Sunday (Manila time) at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. In an interview with FightHype.com, Chavez said Pacquiao could walk away with the WBA welterweight Super title via decision against Ugas. […] The post Julio Cesar Chavez picks Pacquiao to win by decision vs Ugas appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsAug 21st, 2021

Capitol Hill bomb threat standoff ends as suspect surrenders

Capitol Hill bomb threat standoff ends as suspect surrenders.....»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 20th, 2021

Lee picks Seo to beat Zamboanga in Atomweight World GP 1st round

Reigning ONE Women’s Atomweight World Champion “Unstoppable” Angela Lee will be keeping a close eye on next month’s action, with a vested interest in the upcoming ONE: EMPOWER event on  September 3......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 19th, 2021

Capitol sends more medicines, equipment to hospitals

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The Capitol has provided additional medicines and equipment to aid hospitals in the province as the surge of COVID-19 cases continues. Data from the Provincial Health Office showed that the four provincial and 12 district hospitals in Cebu have already begun using the hi-flow nasal cannula machine it purchased to aid […] The post Capitol sends more medicines, equipment to hospitals appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

Earthquake, storm and floods: no relief in sight for Haiti as toll rises

The death toll from a 7.2 magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti has risen to 1,941, the Caribbean nation's civil protection agency said Tuesday, as a tropical storm brought torrential downpours on survivors already coping with catastrophe......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsAug 18th, 2021

Scrambling for air purifiers: Capitol postpones memo

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Before driving a public utility bus for more than five hours, from Cebu City to Dumaguete City, on Monday, August 16, 2021, Richard Benitez had to borrow money from one of his friends. Benitez, 47, used the funds in purchasing a wearable air purifier. It costs P2,000, he said, and was […] The post Scrambling for air purifiers: Capitol postpones memo appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2021

Mandatory use of air purifiers in Cebu province postponed

CEBU CITY, Philippines – The mandatory use of air purifiers for public utility vehicles (PUVs) in Cebu province has been postponed, a Capitol official confirmed. Carmen Quijano, manager of the Cebu South Bus Terminal (CSBT), told CDN Digital in a phone interview on Monday, August 16, 2021, that they received orders from Cebu Governor Gwendolyn […] The post Mandatory use of air purifiers in Cebu province postponed appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2021

Death toll from Haiti quake hits 724 as tropical storm looms

PORT-AU-PRINCE — The death toll from a devastating earthquake in Haiti rose to 724 on Sunday as rescue workers scrambled to find survivors buried under buildings a day after the 7.2 magnitude quake and as a tropical storm bore down on the Caribbean nation. The quake flattened hundreds of homes and buildings in a Caribbean […] The post Death toll from Haiti quake hits 724 as tropical storm looms appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 16th, 2021

Cult members storm Davao jail, free 7 inmates

Twenty-five alleged members of a cult raided the Davao Oriental Provincial Rehabilitation and Reformatory Center in Mati City and freed seven inmates believed to be members of the group on Saturday afternoon......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2021

Air purifiers just ‘band-aid’ solutions, says Cebu transpo group

CEBU CITY, Philippines – A group of jeepney drivers here in Cebu expressed disagreement with the Capitol’s orders to make air purifiers mandatory in public transportation. The Pagkakaisa nga mga Samahan ng Tsuper at Opereytor Nationwide-Cebu (Piston-Cebu), in a press release issued on Sunday, August 15, 2021, said air purifiers are just ‘band-aid’ solutions in […] The post Air purifiers just ‘band-aid’ solutions, says Cebu transpo group appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 15th, 2021

11 localities in Cebu province back to MECQ

CEBU CITY, Philippines – At least 11 localities in Cebu province were reverted to Modified Enhanced Community Quarantine (MECQ) to stem the increasing cases of COVID-19. Several mayors here announced on social media that starting Wednesday, August 11, the Capitol and the Regional Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Disease (IATF) will […] The post 11 localities in Cebu province back to MECQ appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2021

In Cebu province, granular lockdowns for areas with high COVID cases

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Areas with high cases of COVID-19 in Cebu province shall be subjected to granular lockdowns, the Capitol announced. Cebu Gov. Gwendolyn Garcia on Monday, August 9, ordered mayors of the province’s towns and component cities to impose “household or purok level lockdowns” to contain the spread of the infection. Garcia virtually […] The post In Cebu province, granular lockdowns for areas with high COVID cases appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2021

Tropical Storm Huaning enters Philippine Area of Responsibility

State weather bureau PAGASA reported that a tropical storm has entered the Philippines’ weather monitoring area......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 7th, 2021