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Ousted House health committee returns to post

THE House of Representatives has reelected Quezon 4th District Rep. Angelina “Helen” Tan chairman of the Committee on Health on Tuesday evening, during the first day of Marinduque Rep. Lord Allan Velasco in the speakership post. Tan was one of four House leaders booted out from their posts last week at the height of the […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsOct 15th, 2020Related News

Australian feminist singer Helen Reddy dies in LA

Sydney, Australia---Australian singer Helen Reddy, best known for her feminist anthem "I Am Woman," has died in Los Angeles aged 78, according to a statement from her children on Wednesday......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: MoviesSep 30th, 2020Related News

Tragic abandonment

In Wednesday’s Pre-Budget Briefing on the Department of Health’s (DOH) proposed 2021 budget conducted by the House of Representatives Committee on Health, Chairperson Rep. Angelina ‘Helen’ Tan exercised the committee’s oversight function and probed into the implementation and funding of the Universal Health Care Act, the National Integrated Cancer Control Act (NICCA) and other health legislation......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsSep 14th, 2020Related News

Behind the Scenes: The Heroes of ABS-CBN Sports

While the general public sees or hears the finished product on-air or online, most do not witness or appreciate those who worked tirelessly behind the scenes at ABS-CBN Sports. There’s an African proverb that says it takes a village to raise a child. Well, it took almost exactly that to make ABS-CBN Sports work. As we commemorate National Heroes Day in the country on the final day of ABS-CBN Sports, it is only fitting to acknowledge and thank those behind-the-scenes heroes who have been part of the amazing journey (DISCLAIMER: I may have left out some names, but it is purely unintentional so my apologies). Thank you, first and foremost, to our Chairman Emeritus Gabby Lopez, whose passion and love for sports led to the initiative that is ABS-CBN Sports. Thank you to our former President and CEO, Charo Santos-Concio, our current President and CEO, Carlo Katigbak, a true tennis fan, and our Chairman Mark Lopez, who showed us composure, class and grace as leaders.  Thank you to our beloved COO, Cory Vidanes, who allowed ABS-CBN Sports to reach a broader audience when it aired special events on Channel 2 as well as feature athletes and sports personalities on entertainment programs.   Thank you to the voice of ABS-CBN and former ABS-CBN Sports head, Peter Musngi, for leading the division during its early years. Thank you to Narrowcast head, Antonio “March” Ventosa, as well as his executive assistant, Trina Magallanes, for helping us navigate during the transtition period of ABS-CBN Sports.   Thank you to the captain of our ship, ABS-CBN Integrated Sports head, Dino Laurena, who inspired us to work harder and better to serve our audience.  Thank you to Sir Dino’s gatekeeper, his executive assistant, Donna Seat, who was our bridge whenever we needed to reach out to the boss. Thank you to S+A channel head and production head, Vince Rodriguez, LIGA channel head, Jojo Neri-Estacio and Business Unit Head, Jun Martinez. They were our constant guides who enabled us to provide quality content on broadcast despite immense internal and external pressure.  Thank you to the people who made sure we never went beyond our budget and reached our targets – our Finance team made up of Berg Capiz, Jem Castro and Lorna Gendrano. Thank you to our S+A On-Air team of Rommel Noviza, Janice Rulloda, Princess Basye, Biboy Diga, Mark Marinay, Arnold Saclolo, Borge Raval and Hans Espiritu as well as our Liga Channel team of  Anna Santos, Francis Patawaran, Aprille Signo and Joramie Roque, for ensuring everything airs on time.  Thank you to our Digital Head, Mico Halili, for his innovative and fresh ideas on the digitial space.   Thank you to the men and women who made our broadcast coverage as close to flawless – our Production Manager, Jennifer Jimenez, our directors, which include THE Abet Ramos, Al Neri, Raul de Ocampo and Rommel Pedrealba, and our technical directors made up of Elmond Salvahan, Jhonnald Garcia, Marvin Chavez, Bingbong Pangan, Arnold Bulaong and Joseph Vega. Thank you to the men and women who made sure our partner properties were happy with our coverage, and that everything was in place for each and every game or show we put out there – our Executive and Associate Producers Vic Caridad, Malou Neri, Ada Bayuga, Diana Sayson, Oxy del Rosario, Mae Mañalac, Aries Galot, Apples Dela Vega, Kristina Manzana, Roy Briones, Ledz Cahinhinan, JC Gonzales, Gab Gonzales and Manny Gabutina.  Thank you to those who crafted and produced memorable segments – our segment producers Eva Evangelista, Carlo Grajo, Cha Lucero, Mark Morados, Jeff Sta. Maria, Jet Montebon, Sharon Muli, Alex Brocoy, Mika Barrios, Bill Barrinuevo and Volta delos Santos as well as our video editors Pido Cruz and Fonz Fajatin. Thank you to those who put the right words into play – our writers Monica Magpantay, Paul Loyola, Jigs Guardiano, Adrian Dy, Sheiden Dela Cruz, Ken Natividad, Syjin Reyes and Migs Gomez. Thank you to those who gave the right cues to our anchors, analysts and courtside reporters – our panel director Larry "Care Mo Naman" Deang, our floor directors Miky "Gandara" Mirabueno, Lyanne Ocampo-Tan and Fritz Dizon. Thank you to the people who made sure that the right moments were captured – our Camera Control Unit made up of George Austria, Joel Supremo and Edgar Guarte, our Cameramen Lloyd Villamor, Rovic Pacis, Gerald "Superman" Fermin, Ron Fermin, Ronald Mangcoy, Michael Pico, Emman Andes, Butch Pineda and Mark Nicolas. Thank you to those who made sure we heard the sounds and voices loud and clear – our audio engineers Elias Javier, Ramil Ciruano, Albert Agbay, Jancel Abobo as well as our audiomen Joseph Nicolas and Ameng Atienza. Thank you to the guys who allowed us to get another look at the action – our EVS/Slomo Operators Joejay Abarquez, Raymond Biojon and Dido Batallion and VTR men Christian Abarquez, Kenneth Abarquez and Oliver Sañez. Thank you to the people responsible for making things more visible on our screens –our Electrician/Lighting Directors Alvin Saavedra and Jorge Paraon and our lightman Calvin Liong. Thank you to those who create those cool graphics and effects that catch our attention during games and shows - our Graphic Artists/Operators Jam Memdoza, Denice Ylagan, Erol Corpuz, Sara Concepcion, Jeff Jugueta and Kevin Camero. Thank you to the team who put the little things in order – our set-up assistants Jerald Testor, Ivan Castillo, Ferdie Mangaong, Remus Taniengra, Daniel Dimaculangan, Eduardo Dacumos, Ryan Ancheta, Allan Porsioncula, Laurence Sosa, Illac Alvarez, Benjo Asiatico, Manny Cajayon, Lepoldo Bofill, Victor Taniegra, Caleb Bautista, Jeremiah Mallari and Bennett Cabus. Thank you to the guys who provided the correct statistics and graphics – our panel scorers/GFX feeders Rico Bayuga, Ronaldo Serrano, Arvin Estabillo and Gilbert Serrano. Thank you to those who made our on-cam talents look good – our makeup artists Mylyn Concepcion, Nina Concepcion, Estrella Besabe, Norma Calubaquib and Nizel Reduta and our stylist Lyle Foz. Thank you to those who were always ready to lend a helping hand – our production assistants, Lian Salango, Pau Hiwatig, Helen Trinidad, Riri Gayoma, Jade Asuncion and Lovely Dela Cruz. Thank you for the imagination and artistry of our Creative Communications Management (CCM) team composed of Elirose Borja, Jerome Clavio, Djoanna San Jose, Lara Mae Allardo, Robin Lorete, Cristy Linga, Christopher Eli Sabat, Archimedes Asis (the voice of S+A), Jan Dormyl Espinosa, Aila Onagan and Nyro Mendoza. They say that advertising is the lifeblood of media and that we wouldn’t be able to deliver high-quality content if not for advertisers brought in our by our Sports Sales team, so thank you to our Sports Sales Heads Jojo Garcia, Nicole Moro and Ken Ti, along with our account executives Tin Saw, Annalyn Herrera, Trina Vallarta, Joey Tang, Karlo Miguel, Paul Sembrana, Mike Tan, Ray Del Castillo, and Jason Gaffud. Thank you to those who constantly pitched ideas and presented to clients on our behalf, our Business Development Executive, Tonyo Silva, and our Sports Marketing team made up of Thirdy Aquino, Maui Tang, Jason Roberto, Danica Jose, Lala Cruz and Hanz Trajano. Thank you to the people who looked out for the wellfare and concerns of our division members – our Human Resources squad made up of Arvin Crisol, James Lee, Anika Gregorio and Donna Yabut. Social media has been a game changer and enabled people to relive key moments in sports events, so thank you to our social media team made up of Jon Rodriguez, Alvin Laqui, Danine Cruz, Aia del Mundo, Melvin Rodas, Clev Mayuga, Migs Flores and Lloydie Moreno. We would also like to give special thanks to our former bosses and colleagues who have moved on from this world, Rolly V. Cruz, Danilo A. Bernardo, George G. Padolina, Marco Franco, Gerald Gicana, Rhodora "Dhanda" Panganiban, Vernie Calimlim and Erwin Evangelista.  Lastly, I personally want to thank the website content team made up of sub-section editors Santino Honasan, Mark “Mr. Volleyball” Escarlote, Norman Benjamin Lee Riego (Yes, it has to be his complete name) and Paul Lintag, former sub-section editor Milan Ordonez, former writer Philip Matel, videographers Nigel Velasquez, Rocio Avelino and Steph Toben, photographers Arvin Lim, Richard Esguerra and Joshua Albelda, former NBA Philippines website managing editor Adrian Dy, contributing writers Anton Roxas, Marco Benitez, “Doc Volleyball” AJ Pareja, Migs Bustos, Mikee “Diliman Legend” Reyes and Ceej Tantengco. While our journey in telling these stories with ABS-CBN Sports will abruptly come to a halt, it has been an honor and a pleasure serving the Filipino sports fans worldwide. We may no longer be around as an organization, but the great athletes will keep playing and inspiring and the games will continue. And so, with a sense of immense gratitude, we say: Maraming Salamat Kapamilya! Hanggang sa muli! --- Lorenzo Z. Manguiat has been the Editor-in-Chief of sports.abs-cbn.com since 2014 and Sports News Desk Head since 2015. He started as game writer for ABS-CBN Sports in 2000 and served in various other capacities within ABS-CBN. He is among the thousands of employees who will be retrenched on August 31, 2020.  .....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsAug 31st, 2020Related News

70-anyos na babae patay sa sunog

ISANG 70-anyos na babae ang nasawi sa sunog sa Maynila kanina. Ayon sa Bureau of Fire Protection, namatay si Helen Alvarez, 70, na hindi na nakalabas sa kanyang bahay. Nagsimula ang sunog alas-11:48 ng umaga sa bahay ng nasawi sa Agusto Arellano, Brgy. Sta. Ana. Mabilis umanong kumalat ang apoy sa tatlong palapag na bahay […] The post 70-anyos na babae patay sa sunog appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsApr 17th, 2020Related News

Couple, both doctors, succumbs to virus in Cebu

A husband and wife team, both doctors, died of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Cebu. Dennis Thomas Tudtud, confirmed on his Facebook post on his birthday on Tuesday that his parents had died. “Our Daddy Dennis has joined Mommy Helen. My sister and I are in deep sorrow that God had to take both of […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsApr 1st, 2020Related News

Cebu lady physician patay sa COVID-19 asawang doktor kritikal

PANGALAWA sa talaan ng mga namatay dahil sa COVID-19 sa lungsod ng Cebu ang isang pathologist na nagtatrabaho sa Vicente Sotto Memorial Medical Center (VSMMC). Kinilala ang doktor na si Dr. Helen Tudtud, 66 anyos, binawian ng buhay noong 27 Marso, apat na araw matapos pumanaw ang unang COVID-19 patient sa lungsod na isang 65 ........»»

Source: Hatawtabloid HatawtabloidCategory: MoviesMar 29th, 2020Related News

Yuchengco Group assures employees

Heeding the call of the government for solidarity and support, the Yuchengco Group of Companies, through chairperson Helen Yuchengco Dee, assured all employees of the conglomerate will continue to have their jobs and receive their full monthly salary during the lockdown period......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: FinanceMar 23rd, 2020Related News

Triple tribute

  UNLIKE the human body, well-run corporations grow stronger with age. Three corporations marking a total of 239 years. 38,800 employees. One evening to celebrate RCBC (the young­est, at 60 years), Malayan Insurance (90), and EEI (89). When Chairperson Helen Yuchengco Dee turned 75 last year, friends real­ized she had 75 companies under her stewardship, […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsMar 2nd, 2020Related News

Shootings, diversity row mar Berlin film fest opening

Europe’s first major film festival of 2020 opens in Berlin Thursday, with Helen Mirren and Hillary Clinton among those expected on the red carpet -- even as a deadly shooting and diversity row threatened to mar festivities......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: MoviesFeb 24th, 2020Related News

A Virus called ‘Love’: Rizal, Luna, Napoleon, Helen of Troy, Cleopatra…

“There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.” — George Sands Love is a virus, a possible source of mutation. It can enter your system unexpectedly and take over your life, improve your genes, pass silently, or kill entire cities and nations. Romantic love is also a defining characteristic of the […].....»»

Source: Manilatimes_net Manilatimes_netCategory: NewsFeb 16th, 2020Related News

To Avail UHC Benefits, PhilHealth Urges Public to Register

With the full implementation of the Universal Health Care (UHC) Law this year, the Philippine Health Insurance Corp. (PhilHealth) is urging the public, especially 21-year-old and above, to register to enable them to avail of its services. During the “Ammuentayo” radio program of the Philippine Information Agency Ilocos Sur, Dr. Helen Tobias, Chief Social Insurance […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsFeb 12th, 2020Related News

Could invisible aliens really exist among us? An astrobiologist explains

  Life is pretty easy to recognize. It moves, it grows, it eats, it excretes, it reproduces. Simple. In biology, researchers often use the acronym “ MRSGREN ” to describe it. It stands for movement, respiration, sensitivity, growth, reproduction, excretion and nutrition. But Helen Sharman , Britain’s first astronaut and a chemist ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 18th, 2020Related News

Transport Coop to Get 29 More E-Jeepneys

Officials and members of the Novaliches-Malinta Jeepney Transport Service Cooperative (NMJTSC) are waiting anxiously for the delivery this month or early next year of the second batch of 29 air-conditioned electronic or e-jeepneys allocated to them under the government’s Public Utility Vehicle Modernization Program (PUVMP). This was learned over the weekend from Helen R. Viloria, […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsDec 9th, 2019Related News

Nagpakilalang AlDub fans nangharas ng flight attendant

AlDub fans were criticized when they harassed a flight attendant just because may photo itong kasama si Alden Something. Ang nakakaloka pa, ginaya pa nila ang isang NY writer para lang ma-bash ang flight attendant. “Nag-CR lang si Maine Mendoza kaya nakapagpa-picture ako,” caption ng NY writer na si Helen Rosner. It turned out na […] The post Nagpakilalang AlDub fans nangharas ng flight attendant appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsNov 24th, 2019Related News

Moro historians confirm Duterte’s blood link to Maranao tribe

By ALI G. MACABALANG   COTABATO CITY – Three Moro historians have attested to the Maranao bloodline of President Duterte through his maternal lineage, refuting in effect a theory by another book author. Historians Ben J. Kadil, Asangan T. Madale and Helen O. Kadil, all professors at the Mindanao State University main campus in Marawi […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsNov 19th, 2019Related News

4 persons of interest tinukoy sa pagpatay sa DOLE official

APAT ang itinuturing na persons of interest ng Manila Police District (MPD) sa pagpatay sa opisyal ng Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) nitong Lunes ng hapon. Batay sa nakalap na footages mula sa CCTV ng MPD, makikita kung paano tinambangan ng una at pangalawang persons of interest ang biktimang si Helen Dacanay, 59, Senior ........»»

Source: Hatawtabloid HatawtabloidCategory: MoviesNov 8th, 2019Related News

Mga kawani ng DOLE-NCR, niratrat ng bala sa Malate; 1 patay

Manila, Philippines – Patay ang isang kawani ng Department of Labor and Employment -National  Capital Region (DOLE-NCR) matapos tambangan hapon ng Lunes sa Malate, Maynila. Sa inisyal na ulat ng Manila Police District-Homicide Section, naitakbo pa sa Ospital ng  Maynila ang biktimang si Helen Dacanay, DOLE NCR-Senior Labor Officer ngunit binawian din ng buhay sanhi […] The post Mga kawani ng DOLE-NCR, niratrat ng bala sa Malate; 1 patay appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsNov 4th, 2019Related News

Bello, kinondena ang pag-ambush sa kawani ng DOLE-NCR

Manila, Philippines – Mariing kinondena ni Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III ang pananambang sa mga kawani ng ahensya kaninang hapon sa Malate, Maynila Ayon kay Bello, si Helen Dacanay ay naka-assign sa Manila field office ng ahensya. READ: Mga kawani ng DOLE-NCR, niratrat ng bala sa Malate; 1 patay Nakalabahala aniya na ang isang sibilyang […] The post Bello, kinondena ang pag-ambush sa kawani ng DOLE-NCR appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsNov 4th, 2019Related News

Angel Locsin and Neil Arce join relief efforts for Mindanao earthquake victims

MANILA, Philippines – Angel Locsin and her fiance Neil Arce joined the Philippine Red Cross' relief efforts for the victims of a series of strong earthquakes that rocked parts of Mindanao in the past week. In a Facebook post, Philippine Red Cross Davao del Sur chapter administrator Helen Diel Caberto thanked the ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsNov 2nd, 2019Related News