Tigers silence Strikers

December 14, 2018
BACOOR, Cavite -- The Davao Occidental Tigers added the Bacoor Strikers to their growing list of victims in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League Datu Cup at Strike Gym here Thursday .

Big wins by pinoy chessers

December 14, 2018
COMEBACKING IM Ricky de Guzman and WFM Allaney Jia Doroy provided the worthiest performances of host Philippines with a pair of inspiring victories in the fourth round of the 17th Asian Continental Chess Championships -2nd Manny Pacquiao Cup at the Tiara Oriental Hotel in Makati City.

Westminster High School downs Tiong Se

December 14, 2018
WESTMINSTER High School crushed Tiong Se, 95-43, and Philippine Cultural College humbled Chiang Kai Shek College, 84-77, in a pair of 50 years old and aboce action in the Tanduay Athletics-Metro Manila Tiong Lian alumni basketball tournament at the Tanduay gym last Wednesday.

Sangkatutak ang mga batugan!

December 14, 2018
Mga tamad na mas gusto ang lumahad kaysa gamitin ang kamay sa pagtatrabaho. Habang ang mga munting anak nila ay namamalimos, ang kanilang mga magulang naman ay naroon sa bangketa, kung hindi nakahilata, nakikipaglasingan naman.

Duterte takes swipe at Ressa

December 14, 2018
Ressa, murdered Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a pair of imprisoned Reuters reporters and The Capital Gazette were named Time’s Person of the Year 2018 as the magazine hailed them “for taking great risks in pursuit of greater truths, for the imperfect but essential quest for facts that are central to civil discourse.”

National Press Club of the Philippines has spent nearly P1M to help massacre victims

December 14, 2018
“Rolly Gonzalo, NPC president, said they took the initiative of giving out a full accounting of the money, including donations from abroad, in response to the call of the families of the members of the press that they aired to Presidential Communication Operations Office (PCOO) secretary, Martin Andanar and, undersecretary, Joel Sy Egco, executive director of the Presidential Task Force on Media Security (PTFoMS).

An open letter from the youth

December 14, 2018
LAST week I shared with you in this column excerpts from the CBCP Pastoral Letter vis-à-vis the official opening of the Year Of The Youth for 2019 as part of the continuing the 9-year preparation for the 500th year of evangelization of the Philippines come 2021. Intrinsic to our ongoing reflection on the young of our country, allow me to share with you some citations from a thought provoking open letter collectively written by the CBCP-ECY delegates on the mindset of our Filipino youth today:

10 monarchs who executed their sons

December 14, 2018
These monarchs didn’t settle for a time-out or a slap on the wrist when they felt that their children were misbehaving. Being the child of a monarch could prove to be deadly as these royal kids found out the hard way. Here are 10 monarchs who felt that crowns were thicker than blood.

Ex-cop, hired gun, 5 others killed in clashes

December 14, 2018
A retired member of San Pablo City police allegedly involved in illegal drug activities and five others were killed by combined operatives of the Provincial Intelligence Branch Drugs Enforcement Team (PIB/PDEU) and intel operatives in separate operations in Laguna on Thursday and yesterday morning.

2 Rizal PNP execs axed over killing of ‘highway boys’ member

December 14, 2018
CAMP Brig. Gen. Vicente Lim, Bgy. Canlubang, Calamba City, Laguna -- Police Regional Office- 4-A (Calabarzon) director Chief Supt. Edward Carranza ordered the relief of Rizal police director and Cainta chief of police while an investigation is undertaken into the circumstances surrounding the death of Richard Red Santillan on Dec. 10, 2018 in Bgy. San Andres, Cainta, Rizal.

2 Imus most wanted fall

December 14, 2018
IMUS City, Cavite -- Top two most wanted persons in the city fell into the hands of the operatives from Office of Provincial Director (OPD)-Special Operation Group (SOG), Provincial Intelligence Branch (PIB) and local police during operations on Thursday.