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NorthPort, Blackwater unveil top rookies

MANILA, Philippines — Top draftees Robert Bolick, Paul Desiderio and Abu Tratter make their pro debut even as Nard John Pinto leads a host of players playing for a new team as Blackwater, NorthPort, Phoenix Pulse and Meralco figure in the first twin ... Read more

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Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband Markets in the USA, 2019 - The USA Remains ...

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "USA - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. “USA - Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband - Statistics and Analyses”. Tweet this. This report ... Read more

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Gunmen kill 14 in Kenya hotel compound attack claimed by Somali Islamists

By Reuters. NAIROBI (Reuters) – Gunmen blasted their way into a hotel and office complex in the Kenyan capital on Tuesday, killing at least 14 people and sending workers diving under desks from an attack claimed by Somali Islamist group al Shabaab. Read more

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Raffled numbers maintained as basis of ballot listing of Partylist groups

By Leslie Ann Aquino. The Commission on Elections has decided to maintain the respective numbers that Party-List Groups, who will participate in the May 13, 2019 National and Local Elections, got during the raffle last month. Comelec spokesperson James ... Read more

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New envoy in Syria to revive UN mediation efforts

Geir Pedersen, who replaces Staffan de Mistura, is the fourth negotiator to have been appointed UN special envoy to Syria since the civil war broke out in 2011. Agence France-Presse · @afp. Published 1:00 PM, January 16, 2019. Updated 1:00 PM, January ... Read more

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Filipino crew from burning container ship taken to Halifax

HALIFAX—A statement from the Embassy of the Philippines in Ottawa says 17 Filipino crew members have been evacuated from a Halifax-bound container ship that has been burning off Canada's East Coast since Jan. 3. The statement says the seafarers ... Read more

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News Daily: PM faces confidence vote, and Kenya hotel attack

If you want to get this briefing by email, sign up here. Deal rejected. Image showing brexit date and flags. In the words of BBC political editor Laura Kuenssberg, Theresa May's Brexit deal wasn't just defeated on Tuesday night, it was crushed. She ... Read more

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Sharapova vs Peterson Australian Open Preview, Predictions and Live Streaming ...

Maria Sharapova vs Rebecca Peterson Australian Open tennis is live from Melbourne on Wednesday, 16 January from 9:00pm local time/ 10:00am GMT; Sharapova and Peterson meet for the first time on Wednesday. 17 shares; Share · Tweet; Email; Share ... Read more

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Leni Robredo, Gloria Arroyo ratings down; Tito Sotto's up

MANILA, Philippines — Vice President Leni Robredo suffered a seven-point drop in her net satisfaction rating in the last quarter of 2018, according to a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey. Fifty-three percent of the respondents were satisfied with ... Read more

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Team Falcis represent! Gretchen Barretto shares video of Kris Aquino's alleged ...

Socialite Gretchen Barretto has made it clear she supports Nicko Falcis in his ongoing legal and cyber battles against Kris Aquino. Barretto on Tuesday (January 15) posted on her Instagram stories feed screenshots of a Youtube video featuring Aquino's ... Read more

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Makabayan solons file bill to exempt journalists from becoming witness in drug ops

MANILA, Philippines — The House Makabayan opposition bloc filed on Tuesday a bill seeking to exempt journalists from “acting as witnesses” in anti-drug operations. Together with members of the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines, Bayan ... Read more

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Warriors takeaways: What we learned in crazy 119-114 win over Mavericks

Warriors takeaways: What we learned in crazy 119-114 win over Mavericks originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com · BOX SCORE. The Warriors were as good or better than the Dallas Mavericks in most every facet of the game Sunday, yet the ... Read more

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Razorback drummer Brian Velasco dies

MANILA, Philippines – Brian Velasco, drummer of iconic Filipino rock band Razorback, on Wednesday, January 16, died in an apparent suicide. Music promoted Dudee Alfonso confirmed Velasco's death to Inquirer. Velasco, according to his Facebook profile, ... Read more

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Miss Universe Jamaica 2014 finalist dies from lupus

MANILA, Philippines — A finalist in the Miss Universe Jamaica 2014 pageant passed away at the age of 29 after years of battling lupus. Zandrea Bailey died Sunday in a New York city hospital where she had been admitted for the past several weeks, a ... Read more

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TENNIS/ Naomi Osaka eases into 2nd round in Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia--The only bug in the system was of the genuine flying variety when Naomi Osaka secured her first win at a major as a Grand Slam champion. The U.S. Open champion beat Magda Linette 6-4, 6-2 to end play at Rod Laver Arena on ... Read more

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Thin-Film Encapsulation (TFE) Market Competition by Key Players/Suppliers ...

Thin-Film Encapsulation (TFE) Market Report provides detailed insight, industry knowledge, market forecasts, and analytics. Report on Thin-Film Encapsulation (TFE) Industry also illuminates economic risk and environmental compliance. Thin-Film ... Read more

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Global Carbon Prepreg Market 2018 by Application, Type, Product and Forecast ...

Global Carbon Prepreg Market is inclusive research report created through wide primary research (inputs from industry experts, companies, industries, stakeholder, investor) and secondary research, the report aims to present the analysis of Global ... Read more

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Motorcycles as PUVs needs further study, says DOTr

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Transportation (DOTr) on Wednesday said that allowing motorcycles to operate as a public utility vehicle needs further study. “The DOTr stresses that converting motorcycles to a public transport service requires ... Read more

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LeBron James takes part in shoot-around on eve of next medical evaluation

Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James took part in the team's shoot-around on Tuesday, a day before he was due for another evaluation of the groin injury that has sidelined him since Christmas. “He didn't do the up-and-down stuff,” Lakers coach Luke ... Read more

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Oral Mucositis Drugs Market Manufacturers Segment Analysis 2013-2023 (Product ...

Oral Mucositis Drugs-Global Market Status and Trend Report 2013-2023 Market Report offers a comprehensive study including company's products, applications and Forecast 2018 to 2023 of Oral Mucositis Drugs-Global Market Status and Trend Report ... Read more

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Ahead of season debuts, Meralco sends Lanete to NorthPort

By Ivan Saldajeno. MANILA—Just a day before they swing into action in the PBA Philippine Cup, Meralco and NorthPort consummated a trade that was approved by Commissioner Willie Marcial. The Batang Pier will now acquire the services of Garvo Lanete. Read more

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Pagasa watching LPA outside PAR

MANILA, Philippines — A potential storm is expected to enter the Philippine area of responsibility (PAR) on Friday, the weather bureau said. The low pressure area was sighted 2,885 kilometers east-southeast of Mindanao, weather specialist Ariel Rojas ... Read more

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The Shutdown Is Still Going On. So Are the Political Stunts

No one on Capitol Hill or the White House seems any closer to resolving the longest government shutdown in U.S. history. In an effort to appear busy, however, both sides are resorting to political stunts. There have already been three failed attempts ... Read more

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NCAA Season 94 volleyball: San Beda denies Arellano U an outright Finals seat

San Beda University spoiled defending two-time champion Arellano University's attempt to clinch and outright Finals berth. No sweep. San Beda University denied two-time defending champion Arellano University an outright Finals berth after the Lady Red ... Read more