Philippines Newswire

Philippines Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Philippines.

Results 1 - 20 of 5,304 in Philippines

  1. Photos of the Day for Nov. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... splashes out of the bucket of a resident helping firemen battle a blaze that burned 1,000 homes near Manila, Philippines. (Aaron Favila/Associated Press) Tunisian presidential guards mourn for their comrades killed in a bomb blast on a bus claimed ...


  2. Local author publishes second novelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Summerville Journal-Scene

    ... Ables is a retired naval officer. His foreign postings included assignments in Lebanon, the Republic of the Philippines, the Aleutian Islands and throughout South America. He served in the Pentagon and at major Navy commands in the continental ...


  3. Godspeed: A Rock Opera Calls On DPA Microphones To Support Extreme Sound Levels And TonesRead the original story

    Monday Nov 23 | Mi2n

    ... we were running playback harmonies, but it was all live.' With plans to take the show on the road in Manila, Philippines, Oriti and Moody are already aiming to add DPA to their tour rider. 'It would be foolish to try out a different product when we ...


  4. Cebu Pacific reveals first US flights to Guam, HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Air Transport World

    ... Hawaii before year-end. The ETOPS certification has been complemented by the Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) Extended Diversion Time Operations (ETDO) approval, which will allow Cebu to comply with long-haul operations out of the ...


  5. State AGs Rip Apart Obama's 'Unconstitutional' Climate AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    U.S. President Barack Obama takes part in the APEC CEO Summit in Manila, Philippines, November 18, 2015. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst The attorneys general of Texas and West Virginia blasted President Barack Obama's climate agenda in a letter to Secretary of State John Kerry, calling it unlawful and warning the president not to unconstitutionally bypass Congress on the Paris climate negotiations.


  6. Privilege Speech: Ampatuan Massacre: Six Years, Zero Justice; End Impunity Now! RRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | MindaNews

    ... to records of Karapatan, and, 37 journalists killed, according to the National Union of Journalists of the Philippines (NUJP). Mr. Speaker, it also appears that, among others, the Aquino administration is also waging a "war of attrition" against the ...


  7. Cebu grad tops civil engineer board examsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    The Professional Regulation Commission announced Wednesday that 3,935 out of 9,482 passed the Civil Engineer Licensure Examination given by the Board of Civil Engineering in Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena and Tacloban this November 2015. Registration for the issuance of Professional Identification Card and Certificate of Registration will be start on December 1, 2015 but not later than December 4, 2015.


  8. DOH to boost collaborations with other partners to make campaigns vs HIV more effectiveRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    The Department of Health highlighted on Wednesday the need to boost further its collaborations with other partners in the country for correct and comprehensive knowledge on human immunodeficiency virus HIV) to make efforts in its prevention and transmission more effective. "We need to strengthen our partnership with other government agencies such as the Department of Education, as well as community-based organizations, in order to reach the young key populations with correct information," Health Secretary L. Garin said in the HIV Forum held at H2O Hotel in Manila.


  9. In a flash, Badrul's the nation's sprint kingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Star Online

    ... in Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei. It erased his own previous mark of 10.49 which he set in Marikina City, the Philippines, last year. His time also shattered the 17-year-old national 100m record of 10.30 set by Watson Nyambek in the 1998 ...


  10. What fish have to teach the Paris climate conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | MacLeans

    The world may find our prime minister all the rage, but it's scientists who are in vogue. And a leading one makes a compelling case against changing environmental goals Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is greeted by crowds of hysteria as he leaves his closing press conference following the APEC Summit in Manila, Philippines on Thursday, November 19, 2015.


  11. FEU braces for UST fightback in Game 2Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    FEU is just one win away from its first UAAP championship since Season 68. Photo by Josh Albelda, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA, Philippines Far Eastern University was careful not to celebrate too much following the Tamaraws' 74-65 win over University of Santo Tomas in Game 1 of the UAAP Season 78 Finals, as wounds from last season's campaign were still fresh in their minds. In the Season 77 Finals, the Tamaraws also took a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three series against National University , only to lose the next two games as the Bulldogs won their first UAAP title in six decades.


  12. FEU throttles UST to take 1-0 Finals leadRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The Far Eastern University Tamaraws used a huge run late in the fourth quarter to pull away from the University of Santo Tomas Growling Tigers, 75-64, and take a 1-0 lead in the best-of-three UAAP Season 78 Finals series in front of packed crowd Wednesday at the Mall of Asia Arena. The Tamaraws squandered all of a 14-point advantage that they built in the first half after a stunning 6-0 run by the Tigers to start the fourth quarter that tied the game at 57-all, and trailed 61-62 with 5:55 to go after a lay-up by Louie Vigil.


  13. Ateneo forces do-or-die for women's hoops Finals berthRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines A resilient Ateneo de Manila University side won a fourth consecutive do-or-die game, beating second-seed De La Salle University, 55-53, in the UAAP Season 78 step ladder semifinals of the women's basketball tournament Wednesday at the Mall of Asia Arena. Danica Jose scored only six points, but made a free throw in the final 5.2 seconds that gave the Lady Eagles enough buffer to hold on and extend their season.


  14. US raises military aid to Philippines amid sea tension with ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago |

    The United States has raised its military aid to the Philippines this year to US$79 million, the U.S. ambassador said on Wednesday, as tension rises in the region over China's new assertiveness in the South China Sea. Philippines President Benigno Aquino delivers remarks to the media after meeting with U.S. President Barack Obama alongside the APEC summit in Manila, Philippines, November 18, 2015.


  15. Gov't tackles NAIA air congestion during holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... also put up an overseas Filipino worker (OFW) one-stop shop in its terminal. Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines (CAAP) deputy director General Rodante Joya, meanwhile, said they are taking steps to ease air traffic congestion such as a new ...


  16. Rotary Redux: Greetings from the PhillipinesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    For those of you who do not know, I just got back from my annual visit to Oslob, Cebu, Philippines with my grandson Gabriel and daughter in-law Joy Calimpong. On Friday evening Nov. 13, I attended a meeting of the Rotary Club of Dumaguete North with Joy as my guest.


  17. B2Gold Corp Short Interest Down 5.4% in NovemberRead the original story

    15 hrs ago |

    ... 16th. B2Gold Corp. ( NYSE:BTG ) is a gold producer with three operating mines (two in Nicaragua and one in the Philippines), a fourth mine which entered into the commissioning and testing phase in Namibia and a portfolio of development and ...


  18. Surigaonons ask: Where are the generators?Read the original story

    16 hrs ago | MindaNews

    ... operations. The company will supply electricity exclusively to SURNECO. The National Grid Corporation of the Philippines' preventive maintenance work caused the blackout last Sunday. Aside from SURNECO's franchise areas, it also affected the nine ...


  19. Ginebra guns for 3rd straight win; TNT seeks to bounce backRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The Barangay Ginebra Gin Kings will look to make it three-in-a-row when they face off against the GlobalPort Batang Pier in the PBA Philippine Cup Wednesday evening at the Araneta Coliseum. The Gin Kings booked their first winning streak of the season when they beat Mahindra, 80-76, last Sunday for only their third win of the tournament against three losses.


  20. Petron out to retain crown against upstart FotonRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Reigning champion Petron unwraps its title-retention bid against a hungry Foton side in Game 1 of the 2015 Philippine Superliga Grand Prix best-of-three Finals Thursday at the Cuneta Astrodome. Game time is at 4 p.m., with the three-peat seeking Blaze Spikers expected to have a tough time against the Tornadoes despite a star-studded line-up featuring Dindin Santiago-Manabat, Rachel Anne Daquis and Abigail Marano, as well as a considerable edge in terms of experience.