Celebs join the nation in mourning PNOy’s passing

By NEIL RAMOS Several prominent personalities took to social media to express grief following the passing of Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino. The country’s 15th president, the only son of former President Corazon Aquino and former Senator Benigno Aquino, passed away Thursday morning at the Capitol Medical Center. He was 61. Congresswoman Loren Legarda tweeted, “I am deeply… Continue reading Celebs join the nation in mourning PNOy’s passing

Gilas held to 79-all standoff after losing 7-point lead late in the game

By JONAS TERRADO Gilas Pilipinas lost a seven-point lead in the final minutes to settle for a 79-all tie with China in their non-televised tune-up match held Wednesday, June 23 at the Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center in Pampanga. Live tweets by One Sports inside the Angeles City venue reported that the Chinese… Continue reading Gilas held to 79-all standoff after losing 7-point lead late in the game

Fiery Suns sink Clippers with last-gasp Ayton dunk for 2-0 lead

Deandre Ayton dunks the ball over Ivica Zubac in leading the of the Phoenix Suns to a 104-10-3 win over the LA Clippers in Game 2 of their Western Conference finals. (AFP) LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Deandre Ayton made the go-ahead catch and dunk with one second left and a bloodied Devin Booker scored 20… Continue reading Fiery Suns sink Clippers with last-gasp Ayton dunk for 2-0 lead

2 more Pinoy athletes make it to Tokyo Olympics

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA Two more Filipino-foreigner athletes qualified to the Tokyo Olympics – thanks to Universality and Continental Quota schemes. Filipina-American Kristina Knott became the second athlete from athletics to earn a Tokyo ticket while Fil-Japanese Kiyomi Watanabe was the first from judo. According to worldathletics.org, Knott earned a berth through universality in the women’s 200 meters… Continue reading 2 more Pinoy athletes make it to Tokyo Olympics

THRILLER: Fiery Suns sink Clippers with last-gasp Ayton dunk

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Deandre Ayton made the go-ahead catch and dunk with one second left and a bloodied Devin Booker scored 20 points as the Phoenix Suns shocked the Los Angeles Clippers, 104-103, in Game 2 of their NBA playoff series. Booker shook off a cruel clash of heads that left him bloodied and… Continue reading THRILLER: Fiery Suns sink Clippers with last-gasp Ayton dunk

Wesley So pockets P1.8 million for topping Paris Rapid & Blitz tourney

Grandmaster Wesley So struck heavily in the blitz event to rule the Paris Rapid & Blitz tournament The Cavite-born So tallied 24.5 points in the five-day event – 12.5 points in the double-round blitz and 12 points in the rapid round of the event that attracted 10 players. So emerged undefeated on the final day… Continue reading Wesley So pockets P1.8 million for topping Paris Rapid & Blitz tourney

Living the sweet life with Luis Manzano

By NEIL RAMOS A multi-hyphenate star in the prime of his career, Luis Manzano is among busiest celebrities we know. He juggles his time attending to several thriving business ventures, multiple brand partnerships, and top-trending TV shows. Then again, Luis is a passionate advocate of health and wellness. Despite his hectic schedule, he makes sure… Continue reading Living the sweet life with Luis Manzano

Iñigo Pascual to release first int’l album

Iñigo Pascual is dropping his new album “Options” on June 25. Boasting of 12 original tracks, “Options,” is Iñigo’s second full-length and first internationally promoted album. With it, he will attempt to bring Original Pilipino Music (OPM) to the global stage with a refined collection of songs that he recorded with multiple producers and songwriters… Continue reading Iñigo Pascual to release first int’l album

Pinoy films shine in Italy’s Far East Film Festival

Eight Filipino films, featuring five titles in the Eddie Garcia Retrospective section, are selected to participate in Italy’s Far East Film Festival (FEFF) in Udine from June 24 to July 2 in a hybrid form with both in-person and online showings. FEFF is the largest festival in Europe specializing in Asian Cinema and a contributor… Continue reading Pinoy films shine in Italy’s Far East Film Festival