Daily Archives: August 11, 2014

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Batang Gilas to play with biggest heart vs USA

Diego Dario tries to dribble past against a taller Greek defender in their 82-62 loss the other day. FIBA.com DUBAI — It will be a mixture of pride and excitement for the Philippines when it…

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2 police execs demoted for bungled Luneta hostage crisis

MANILA, Philippines – The National Police Commission (Napolcom) has penalized two more police officials involved in the bungled police operation during the Aug. 23, 2010 Luneta hostage crisis that resulted in the tragic death of…

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Megaworld 1H 2014 profits rise 289% to P16.4-B

MANILA, Philippines – Megaworld, the country’s leading property developer and the number one office developer and landlord, posted a net income of P16.44-billion (inclusive of the P11.62-billion non-recurring gain from the acquisition and sale of…

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2 dead, 1 hurt in clash over farmland in Maguindanao

MAGUINDANAO, Philippines  —- Two armed peasants were killed while another was wounded in a 30-minute firefight on Sunday between two groups squabbling for control of farmlands in South Upi, Maguindanao. Senior Inspector Roel Villarin, chief…

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US memo can benefit young undocumented Filipinos – DFA

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Monday allayed fears of young undocumented Filipinos in the United States of a policy seen to lead to their possible deportation. Under the Deferred Action…

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Bull session, bull fight keep Gilas bond tight

Jared Dillinger and the rest of Gilas Pilipinas watch a bull fight prior to their merciless 89-58 win over ACB Select Team. Photo taken from Jared Dillinger’s instagram account MANILA, Philippines – A bull session…

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McIlroy wins PGA in thrilling show on soggy turf

Rory McIlroy, of Northern Ireland, speaks to the media during a news conference after winning the PGA Championship golf tournament at Valhalla Golf Club on Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, in Louisville, Ky. (AP Photo/John Locher)…

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Goup slams raps vs SONA protesters

MANILA, Philippines – The charges filed by the Philippines National Police against the protesters during the State of the Nation Address are filed only to retaliate to the complaints of people’s groups against PNP personnel….

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