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Doctor to the stars Joel Mendez nabbed anew for attempted rape

  BY NEIL RAMOS     Authorities handcuffed Sunday celebrity cosmetic surgeon Joel Mendez for “attempted rape and 2 counts of rape through sexual assault.” Police Brigadier General Rolando B. Anduyan, PRO 10 regional director, announced Mendez’ arrest on Facebook, Tuesday.     He said, “We will never stop until all wanted person will be arrested […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsSep 17th, 2020Related News

Celebrity cosmetic surgeon Joel Mendez arestado uli sa kasong rape

ARESTADO ang kilalang cosmetic surgeon na si Joel Mendez dahil sa kasong “attempted rape” at “2 counts of rape through sexual assault”. Ito’y matapos magsagawa ng operasyon ang mga operatiba ng Police Regional Office (PRO) 10 sa Robinsons Mall sa Barangay Lapasan, Cagayan de Oro kamakailan. Ang paghuli kay Mendez ay sa bisa ng warrant […] The post Celebrity cosmetic surgeon Joel Mendez arestado uli sa kasong rape appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsSep 16th, 2020Related News

Coffee for Peace co-founder wins Business for Peace Award

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 16 Sep) – Felicitas “Joji” B. Pantoja, a Mindanawon social entrepreneur who uses coffee as a vehicle to achieve peace in conflict-torn areas, was the only Asian to win the prestigious 2020 Oslo Business for Peace Award organized by the United Nations Global Compact and the Business for Peace Foundation. Pantoja, […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsSep 16th, 2020Related News

Filipina Entrepreneur Wins Prestigious ‘Oslo Business for Peace’ Award

Davao City-based Coffee for Peace’s (CfP) chief executive officer is chosen as one of three recipients of this year’s Oslo Business for Peace Award. Felicitas “Joji” Bautista Pantoja co-founded CfP in 2008, which champions for fair trade with marginalized farming communities for their grown coffee, to either be exported or for its cafe. Aside from […].....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: EditorialSep 15th, 2020Related News

Bebot at kasamang lalaki itinumba sa Kyusi

Manila, Philippines – Patay ang isang babae at ang kasama niyang binata matapos pagbabarilin ng hindi kilalang mga suspek habang naglalakad sa Quezon City. Kinilala ang mga napatay na sina Sean Kyle Adap, 23, binata, at Rubie Ann Teraza, 33, dalaga, kapwa ng No. 195 Sitio Mendez, Brgy. Baesa, QC. Ang mga biktima ay kapwa […] The post Bebot at kasamang lalaki itinumba sa Kyusi appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsMay 30th, 2020Related News

UAAP Season 82: Kami mismo problema sa game -- Mendrez

Not taking any credit away from Far Eastern University’s good outing, graduating hitter Mean Mendez felt that the University of the East Lady Warriors shot themselves on the foot with their poor reception. “For me parang ang bilis matapos ng game namin,” said Mendrez on Tuesday after UE’s 9-25, 20-25, 17-25, defeat in the UAAP Season 82 women’s volleyball tournament at the MOA Arena. “Parang nagkaroon ng problema sa receive kaya nawalan kami ng kumpiyansa lalo na ako.” Mendrez was on point as the Lady Warriors, who were obviously still adjusting from the departure of multi-awarded libero Kat Arado and do-it-all Judith Abil, allowed FEU to land 14 aces including five from Lady Tamaraws setter Angel Cayuna. FEU started off hot, burying UE early, 6-0, in the opening frame as the Lady Tams took advantage of the Lady Warriors’ spotty service reception. “Pinakaproblema lang talaga namin is service receive kasi once na maka-receive kami, walang problema sa setting at sa attacking, 'yun lang talaga naging problema,” said Mendrez, who was the only Lady Warrior in double figure scoring with 13 points. “'Yun kasi pinaka-base ng laro eh. After service, receive.” UE had a chance to turn its fortune around early in the third set but failed to sustain its momentum. “Kami mismo ang problema sa game kanina,” said Mendrez. “Nahihirapan kami kaagad na putulin 'yung lamang nila, 'di namin natuluy-tuloy 'yung sunud-sunod na points namin. Parang mabilis kami napuputol kaagad tapos hindi namin mahinto pag nagle-lead sila ng points.” It also didn’t help that veteran middle Seth Rodriguez had a bad outing and was limited to just one point in the match that only lasted for 75 minutes.  Mendrez hopes that they will be able to address this problem as they move on to the season. “Siguro double-time talaga kami lalo na ako. Nahihirapan kami once maputol 'yung momentum namin na sunud-sunod. Tapos hirap na kami 'pag nalalamangan na,” she said. “'Yun ang weak point namin 'pag nalalamangan na, sobrang hirap humabol.”     --- Follow this writer on Twitter, @fromtheriles              .....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsMar 3rd, 2020Related News

UP Cebu community joins hands to help beloved banana cue vendor’s recovery

CEBU CITY, Philippines - Criza "Lisa" Mendez, a banana cue vendor, has been serving the students, teachers, and alumni of University of the Philippines Cebu for more than 30 years. She is the proud owner of the best-selling banana cue and pinaypay of Brgy. Lahug, Cebu. Her stall ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsFeb 11th, 2020Related News

Host Philippines receives favorable draw in 2020 Badminton Asia Manila Team Championships

The fate of the nations competing in the 2020 Badminton Asia Manila Team Championships has been known, Wednesday at the Century Park Hotel. Host Philippines, seeded ninth in the continental meet that will take place from February 11-16 at the historic Rizal Memorial Coliseum, received a somewhat favorable draw. The Philippine Men's National Badminton Team, consisting of Joper Escueta, Ariel Magnaye, Alvin Morada, Solomon Padiz Jr., Paul John Pantig, Ros Pedrosa, Arthur Salvado, and Lanz Zafra, are slotted in Group A together with top-seed Indonesia and fifth-ranked India. On the other hand, the women's team of Nicole Albo, Sarah Barredo, Mika De Guzman, Geva De Vera, Ysay Leonardo, Chanelle Lunod, Bianca Carlos, and Thea Pomar will figure in Group C with fellow Southeast Asian squads Thailand and Indonesia. "We need to prepare since we fell short in the SEA Games. We need to double time, triple time with our effort," said women's team head coach Ian Mendez. "We are playing with the best in the world. We fell short during the SEA Games but, hopefully, we will give them a good fight this time," added men's team head coach Ronald Magnaye. Men's runner-up in 2018 China headlines Group B and will be joined by Thailand and Hong Kong while Group C will consist of Chinese-Taipei, Malaysia, and Singapore. Powerhouse Japan, who will be without world no. 1 Kento Momota as he is still recovering from injuries he sustained from a vehicular accident late last year, leads Group D together with Korea and Kazakhstan. Defending women's champion Japan is slotted with Malaysia and Hong Kong in Group W. Korea, India, and Kazakhstan will wage war in Group X while China, Chinese-Taipei, and Singapore will duke it out in Group Z. The top two teams in each group will advance to the knockout quarterfinals while the four semifinalists will punch their ticket to the Thomas and Uber Cup in Aarhus, Denmark this May. Even with Momoto out, the rest of the world's best will take part in the biennial tournament, including world no. 2 Tien Chen Chou of Chinese Taipei, no. 5 Anthony Ginting and no. 7 Jonatan Christie of Indonesia, no. 9 Ka Long Angus Ng of Hong Kong, and no. 10 Kanta Tsuneyama of Japan for the men's. The top seven female shuttlers in the world will also join, namely China's Yu Fei Chen, Chinese Taipei's Tzu Ying Tai, Japanese duo Akane Yamaguchi and Nozomi Okuhara, Thailand's Ratchanok Intanon, India's Pusarla Sindh, and China's Bing Jiao He. "We're happy to help out in the country's hosting of this prestigious international sports event. This is very much in line with our advocacy of helping nation-building through sports. We strongly believe that the positive values that sports promote can help our people to improve our lives," said PLDT chairman Manny V. Pangilinan, who has been supporting Philippine Badminton for the last decade. "This is going to be the first time that there will be so many top-ranked players who will be going to this tournament in the Philippines. These will be exciting times for the Philippines," added Philippine Badminton Association president Alfredo Benitez......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJan 30th, 2020Related News

Lapu-Lapu gov’t plans to convert Angasil port to tourism port

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The City Government of Lapu-lapu plans to construct a port dedicated to tourism activities. Eduard Mendez, Lapu-Lapu City Tourism Officer, said that they were planning to convert the Angasil port in Barangay Mactan into a tourism port. Currently, the port is catering passengers who would travel from the mainland Lapu-Lapu to […] The post Lapu-Lapu gov’t plans to convert Angasil port to tourism port appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsJan 13th, 2020Related News

While Cebu City hotels’ occupancy drops, those on Mactan are full booked

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Compared to hotels in Cebu City that experienced a decrease in their occupancy rate, hotels and resorts in Lapu-lapu City are already at 100 percent in terms of occupancy over a week before the Sinulog 2020 celebration. Eduard Mendez, Lapu-lapu City Tourism Officer, told CDN Digital on Friday, January 10, that […] The post While Cebu City hotels’ occupancy drops, those on Mactan are full booked appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsJan 10th, 2020Related News

11 patay, 20 sugatan sa aksidente sa Rizal, Cavite

PATAY ang 11 katao, samantalang mahigit 20 ang sugatan sa magkahiwalay na aksidente sa Cardona, Rizal, at Mendez, Cavite, Martes ng umaga. Sa Cardona, siyam ang patay matapos araruhin ng dalawang trak ang isang jeepney sa kahabaan ng National Road sa Brgy. Looc, bago mag-alas-6 ng umaga, ayon kay Col. Renato Alba, Rizal provincial police […] The post 11 patay, 20 sugatan sa aksidente sa Rizal, Cavite appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsDec 17th, 2019Related News

2 patay, higit 10 sugatan sa trak na nawalan ng preno sa Cavite

Cavite – Patay ang dalawang indibidwal habang tinatayang mahigit sampu ang naiulat na sugatan sa pag-araro ng 1-wheeler truck sa ilang sasakyan sa Mendez, Cavite, Martes ng umaga. Ayon sa panayam kay Mendez Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office head Jeffrey Almansor, may kargang buhangin ang nasabing truck at nawalan ito ng preno. Nadamay umano […] The post 2 patay, higit 10 sugatan sa trak na nawalan ng preno sa Cavite appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsDec 17th, 2019Related News

Mexico moves toward legal abortion, but women still face jail

Martha Mendez and Susana Duenas were both teenagers when they committed their “crime”: suffering a miscarriage. Accused of having an abortion — which is illegal in all but two states in Mexico — Mendez was forced to ask her fetus for forgiveness. Duenas was jailed for seven years. Both women’s stories highlight the extreme views […] The post Mexico moves toward legal abortion, but women still face jail appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsNov 30th, 2019Related News

Who is Katrina Llegado, Reina Hispanoamericana Filipinas 2019?

MANILA, Philippines — During the evening gown portion of the Miss World Philippines pageant Sunday night, a lady in a yellow gown by Pablo Mendez sashayed onstage, twirled, and later bagged the Best in Evening Gown and Top Model award. Her name — Katrina Llegado, the new Reina ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsSep 17th, 2019Related News

Aaron Black posts 45-18-12, AMA pounds on Hazchem

Aaron Black churned out another triple-double performance, leading AMA's 133-90 decimation of Hazchem to complete Group A's playoff picture in the 2019 PBA D-League Foundation Cup Thursday at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig. The son of PBA great and current Meralco coach Norman Black finished with 45 points, 18 assists, and 12 rebounds as he tied Jeron Teng for the most number of triple-double performances in the developmental ranks with three. That also marked the sixth-highest scoring game in PBA D-League history. Black also played a big factor behind the Titans' 21-2 start in the game, setting the tone for the one-sided affair. AMA would then lead by as many as 47 points, 130-83, after a Franz Asuncion bucket that came off a Black assist with 34 seconds left to play before cruising to the 43-point victory. "Si Aaron siguro hindi nabigyan ng chance noon pero kilala ko yang batang yan noon pa. Sinabi ko sa kanya na siya inaasahan ng team pero tinutulungan pa rin siya ng teammates niya, so team effort pa rin," said coach Mark Herrera. Dennis Santos had 20 points and 10 rebounds, Luke Parcero had 18 points, while Alvin Fuentes and Michael De Leon added 11 markers apiece in the victory that enabled the Titans to lock up the fourth seed in the group with their 3-3 card. "Pinaghandaan namin to kasi pag natalo kami may chance pa pumasok yung kalaban. Nagbigay din ng motivation yung may-ari ng AMA si Ambassador (Dr. Amable Aguiluz V), birthday niya so gift namin 'to sa kanya," Herrera said. Raymark Matias had 28 points and five rebounds to lead Hazchem, which ended its campaign with a 1-5 card. Alexander Mohammad made 13 points as Marvin Moraga added 10 points and 10 boards in the Green Warriors defeat. BOX SCORES AMA 133 -- Black 45, Santos 20, Parcero 18, Fuentes 11, De Leon 11, Paras 7, Asuncion 5, Rodriguez 5, Alina 3, Austria 3, Tolentino 2, Catorce 2, Saor 1, Estibar 0, Limpin 0. HAZCHEM 90 -- Matias 28, Mohammad 13, Moraga 10, Trinidad 8, Torrado 7, Elmejrab 5, Arellano 5, Adviento 4, Glorioso 3, Serrano 2, Acain 2, Caparida 2, Ynion 1, Daguplo 0, Mendez 0. QUARTER SCORES: 31-9, 54-30, 86-50, 133-90......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsSep 5th, 2019Related News

Ambag ni Mariano Ponce sa relayons Pilipino-Tsino, tinalakay

Ipinapaliwanag ni Propesor Jefferson Mendez ng Lyceum of the Philippines University sa isang panayam na idinaos ng National Historical Commission of the Philippines ang mga detalye ng personal na u.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsAug 29th, 2019Related News

Saludar, sans trainer and manager, yields world title in Puerto Rico

  MANILA, Philippines –The only way Vic Saludar could have salvaged his World Boxing Organization  minimumweight title was for him to knock out Wilfredo Mendez. Saludar fell short with only a knockdown to boot. Fighting in Puerto Rico, without his trainer and manager, Saludar yielded the crown via a ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsAug 25th, 2019Related News

Tight finish expected in IRONMAN 70.3

The past and present meet as inaugural champion Terenzo Bozzone of New Zealand makes a much-awaited return to challenge recent winners Mauricio Mendez of Mexico and Tim Reed of Australia in the Regent Aguila IRONMAN 70.3 which unfurls tomorrow at the Shangri-La’s Mactan Resort and Spa here......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 9th, 2019Related News

Mendez hopes for good breaks in IM 70.3 title defense

Mauricio Mendez knows fully well of the odds he’s facing in pursuit of a back-to-back championship in Regent Aguila IRONMAN 70.3 in Cebu on Sunday but the Mexican star hopes he’ll be spared of the misfortune that spoiled his most recent title-retention drive......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 8th, 2019Related News

Mendez confident but wary of IM 70.3 bid

Mauricio Mendez knows fully well of the odds he’s facing in pursuit of a back-to-back championship in Regent Aguila IRONMAN 70.3 in Cebu on Sunday but the Mexican star hopes he’ll be spared of the misfortune that spoiled his most recent title-retention drive......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 8th, 2019Related News