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Phl hits back at China over sea infra work - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines - The Philippines assailed China yesterday for contesting Manila’s planned repair and maintenance works on some islands in the West Philippine Sea, saying they are “in no way comparable” to the Asian power’s massive reclamation ...
Purefoods sweeps Alaska, forges semis clash with Talk n Text - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines – Determined to make up for its poor showing last conference, Purefoods Star swept past Alaska Milk in their best-of-three quarterfinals showdown to arrange a top-notch Final Four faceoff with Talk n Text in the PBA Commissioner’s ...
Fil-Am hotshot sizzles for 39 as Warriors deal Tornadoes 1st loss - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines -- Fil-Am Ryan Wetherell came through with a spectacular performance as he powered the Laguna Busa Warriors to a come-from-behind 89-86 win over the previously unbeaten Pampanga Foton Tornadoes to barge into the win column in the ...
Donaire wins in a flash; Nietes stops Mexican - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines - It didn’t take long for Nonito Donaire Jr. to announce that he still has what it takes to be called a champion once more. The Filipino Flash, who was knocked out last October, was his old self, deadly and explosive, last night at ...
PBA suspends ref for Ginebra-RoS shot clock non-call - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines – PBA commissioner Chito Salud suspended for the rest of the conference a referee for missing an infraction leading to a fateful Rain or Shine play that eliminated Barangay Ginebra in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup playoffs Saturday ...
Time for Frankie Lim to take over Ginebra’s coaching reins - Philstar
Rain or Shine did the eliminating with a 92-91 win. So the Kings are out of it while the Elasto Painters advanced to the semis. Ironically, Rain or Shine was more of the never-say-die team that Ginebra should be known for. Nice try. Maybe next time.
Manila Genesis releases The Reason We Sing - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines - Manila Genesis Entertainment and Management, Inc. is set to release a brand-new song titled The Reason We Sing, in line with Easter. The song was written and originally recorded by The First Call and was arranged by Albert Tamayo and ...
Gonzaga dwarfs UCLA, advances against Duke - Philstar
HOUSTON – These were not the deadeye Gonzaga Bulldogs who could shoot opponents into submission without getting dirty under the basket. These Bulldogs were clanging balls off the rim at such an alarming rate Friday night that Coach Mark Few’s patience ...
EU foreign policy chief expresses optimism about potential nuke framework deal - Philstar
LAUSANNE (Xinhua) - A senior official of the European Union said on Saturday that a framework deal on Iran nuclear issue is close at hand despite the fact some difficult points need to be ironed out in the final stage of talks. Federica Mogherini, EU ...
Mission Possible changes an ex-convict’s life - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines - RCD Land, Inc. has proven once more how it changes lives, not just by providing Filipinos with quality housing developments, but also by giving employment to those who need it most. Recently, the company was featured on ABS-CBN’s ...
Kapuso Weekend goes to Dapitan - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines - The scorching heat is upon us. And what’s a better way to welcome the summer than to head to a beach resort, where possibilities for adventure, fun under the sun and communing with nature are limitless. Select Kapuso stars ...
Mommy D in Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines - Summer and Lent point to a season when most people take a break and hit their hometowns. Tonight at 7:45 on GMA, Kapuso Mo, Jessica Soho (KMJS) hitches on some of the celebrities’ homecoming trips. Before becoming the renowned ...
Zayn Malik says he worries he's let fans down by leaving 1D - Philstar
LONDON — Zayn Malik says he worries that he's let One Direction fans down by leaving the world-conquering boy band, but couldn't carry on in a role that made him unhappy. Malik quit the group this week, saying he wanted "to be a normal 22-year-old.
Donaire on being a dad - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines - They said parenthood is something special. It changes your lifestyle, priorities, actions and your entire humanity. Or so they say. However, Nonito Donaire believes that having Jarel, his little boy, and his soon to be younger ...
The Kapuso ‘Fiesta Spirit’ - Philstar
MANILA, Philippines - Not just one, but 10 jam-packed Kapuso events were mounted in key regional cities across the country successfully in February, another milestone month for GMA Regional TV. During what is considered as the love month, the Kapuso ...