Floods in Qatar as almost a year´s rain falls in one day

49 min atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

DOHA, Qatar – Qatar was hit by widespread flash flooding on Saturday as the desert state received almost a years worth of rainfall in one day. Roads became impassable, air traffic was disrupted and homes were flooded, while shops and universities closed. View details »

India train disaster families protest amid anger over safety

50 min atras | Rappler (Filipinas)

Many of the victims are dismembered beyond recognition and police said it will take several days to complete the identification of the dead. Agence France-Presse @afp. Published 8:40 PM, October 20, 2018. Updated 8:40 PM, October 20, 2018. CRASH. View details »

Canon changes videography not just photography

50 min atras | The Manila Times (Filipinas)

NOW this is my field. The depth of perspective at Canons recent launch of its new EOS R and the complementary lenses developed for this new body, plus the innovative RF mount makes me itch to go back to my film thesis projects. At the College of Mass... View details »

Nabalan drops record 40 pts as NU nails No. 72

51 min atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

MANILA, Philippines — Ria Nabalan became the first player to score 40 points in six years as National U routed La Salle, 111-64, in the UAAP Season 81 womens basketball tournament at the Smart Araneta Coliseum yesterday. The victory was the five-peat... View details »

Manganti gets revenge; Eagles soar

52 min atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

Ivory Coast big man Ange Kouame proved an unstoppable force all game long as Ateneo overwhelmed Far Eastern U, 82-62, Saturday night to keep a share of the lead in UAAP Season 81s Senior basketball tournament at Smart Araneta Coliseum. View details »

San Miguel rallies past TNT

52 min atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

San Miguel Beer roared back from 11 points down in the fourth quarter to frustrate TNT KaTropa, with a 107-96 Petron Saturday Special victory in Calasiao, Pangasinan putting the Beermen back in serious top four contention in the PBA Governors Cup. View details »

Bong Go wants Juvenile Justice Law amended

53 min atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

MANILA, Philippines — Among former Special Assistant to the President Christopher “Bong” Gos top priorities should he be elected to the Senate would be to look into the possibility of amending the “Pangilinan Law” or the Juvenile Justice and Welfare ... View details »

PBA: Beermen dump TNT

54 min atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

by Jonas Terrado. Games Today (Smart Araneta Coliseum) 4:30 p.m. – Rain or Shine vs Meralco 6:45 p.m. – Blackwater vs Alaska. San Miguel Beer came from an11-point deficit in the fourth quarter to snap TNT KaTropas three-game winning streak, 107-96,... View details »

Scandal Over Dead Journalist Jolts Heir to Saudi Throne

55 min atras | Wall Street Journal (Filipinas)

Yet the events of the past few weeks have sharpened differences between the prince and royal family members who were beginning to question his judgment and temperament. And there is no sign that the global backlash over the killing will abate soon,... View details »

Scandal Over Dead Journalist Jolts Heir to Saudi Throne

55 min atras | Wall Street Journal (Filipinas)

Yet the events of the past few weeks have sharpened differences between the prince and royal family members who were beginning to question his judgment and temperament. And there is no sign that the global backlash over the killing will abate soon,... View details »

The best video games to gft this holiday season, from ´Spider-Man´ to ´Hitman 2´

56 min atras | Digital Trends (Filipinas)

The holiday season is coming up, and that means buying a ton of video games for yourself as well as your gaming-inclined loved ones. 2018 has seen a particularly high number of great titles to choose from, and it can be a bit overwhelming for those not... View details »

Anna Burns wins Booker Prize with ´Milkman´

57 min atras | The Manila Times (Filipinas)

LONDON: Anna Burns won the prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction last Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila) for Milkman, a vibrant, violent story about men, women, conflict and power set during Northern Irelands years of Catholic-Protestant violence. Burns ... View details »

One Direction slapped with eye-watering £24million tax bill — one of the biggest debts in pop history

57 min atras | The Sun (Filipinas)

ONE DIRECTION have been slapped with an eye-watering £24.7million tax bill during their hiatus. The boyband have been ordered to pay the staggering amount — believed to be one of the biggest such debts in pop history — but they have now appealed... View details »

Biyaheng Diyes Onboard with Mitoy & the Draybers

57 min atras | Business Mirror (Filipinas)

IT all started in 2008. Six musicians were struggling for something catchy to name their group, which was ready to compete for a local “battle of the bands” competition. Eventually they settled for the name, The Draybers. Founder and lead vocalist ...and more View details »

Upcoming Mineral Flocculant Market 2018-2025 Along with Key Drivers, Major Manufactures, Business Insights, Trends

58 min atras | thehonestanalytics.com (Filipinas)

Mineral Flocculant Market report covers detailed competitive outlook including the market share and company profiles of the key participants operating in the market. This study categorizes the global Mineral Flocculant breakdown data by manufacturers,... View details »

Global Intelligence Clothes Hangers Market Demand 2018- Hotata, Mr.Bond, Orlant, Hooeasy, L-Best, KFE, JOMOO

58 min atras | Technology News Extra (Filipinas)

The global “Intelligence Clothes Hangers market” research report exhibits a thorough study of the global market which will enable our customers to anticipate future demands and strategize executions. The Intelligence Clothes Hangers market research ... View details »

Corrosion-Resistant Alloy Market Sales Volume Forecast by Region 2017-2022

59 min atras | Herald Telegraph (Filipinas)

Corrosion-Resistant Alloy Market covers an analytical view with complete information of Corrosion-Resistant Alloy. It also covers types, enterprises, and applications. To start with, the Corrosion-Resistant Alloy definition, classification and industry ... View details »

More oil players cut pump prices big time

1 hr atras | manilastandard.net (Filipinas)

Yet another round of fuel price reductions awaits Filipino motorists as oil companies announced major rollbacks in the pump prices of their petroleum products effective Sunday and Monday. Independent oil players Unioil and Clean Fuel announced they...and more View details »

China: Muslim detention camps are ´humane´

3 hr atras | Business Mirror (Filipinas)

BEIJING—Under mounting international criticism, China has given its most extensive defense yet of its sweeping campaign to detain and indoctrinate Muslims, with a senior official this past week describing its network of camps in the far west as humane... View details »

FAITH AND VALUES: God is God of the lost and the found

3 hr atras | Aiken Standard (Filipinas)

I read recently about a woman who inadvertently lost a rather large diamond engagement ring down the sink drain. When she discovered that the ring was gone she was panic-stricken. She telephoned her husband who called a plumber. After disassembling... View details »

Lakers´ LeBron James used to facing Carmelo Anthony in a home debut

3 hr atras | ESPN (Filipinas)

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- As much as Saturday will be a brand-new experience for LeBron James, playing his first official home game with the Los Angeles Lakers, hell have a friend in the building making things seem mighty familiar. View details »

11 PH golfers compete in Malaysia

3 hr atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

by Waylon Galvez. Filipino golfers will be aiming for titles as the national team starts its campaign in the World Amateur Golfers Championship (WAGC) World Finals set Oct. 20-28 in Johor, Malaysia. A total of 11 players will represent the Philippines ... View details »

Tacloban takes gritty five-set win over Pocari

3 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

Dimdim Pacres slammed 21 points to lead Tacloban over Pocari-Air Force, 18-25, 25-20, 25-22, 20-25, 15-9 on Saturday night, fueling its campaign in the Premier Volleyball League Open Conference at FilOil Flying V Centre. The heavy-hitting lefty served ... View details »

Scattered rain expected over Central, southern Luzon – PAGASA

3 hr atras | GMA News (Filipinas)

Metro Manila, Central Luzon, the Calabarzon Region, and Bicol Region could expect cloudy conditions accompanied with scattered rainshowers and thunderstorms due to the northeasterly surface windflow, PAGASA predicted in a Sunday morning forecast. View details »

Manila ranks second among 100 ´super cities´

3 hr atras | manilastandard.net (Filipinas)

Manila has regained the second spot among the worlds top 100 super cities for the outsourcing industry which is now being transformed by digital services. The ranking based on the “Tholons Services Globalization Index 2018” was an improvement from... View details »

Living up to the ´amuma´ promise

3 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

It was my first time to learn of the term “amuma.” Apparently it is a Visayan term that means being very caring or nurturing, associated with a mothers love for her children. ADVERTISEMENT. Its an attribute that those in the hospitality business or ... View details »

Living up to the ´amuma´ promise

3 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

It was my first time to learn of the term “amuma.” Apparently it is a Visayan term that means being very caring or nurturing, associated with a mothers love for her children. ADVERTISEMENT. Its an attribute that those in the hospitality business or ... View details »

In death, Saudi writer´s mild calls for reform grew into a defiant shout

3 hr atras | Washington Post (Filipinas)

When he began his self-imposed exile to Washington last year, Jamal Khashoggi described himself simply as one “independent journalist using his pen for the good of his country.” With his brutal killing in Turkey this month, the Saudi journalist became ... View details »

In death, Saudi writer´s mild calls for reform grew into a defiant shout

3 hr atras | Washington Post (Filipinas)

When he began his self-imposed exile to Washington last year, Jamal Khashoggi described himself simply as one “independent journalist using his pen for the good of his country.” With his brutal killing in Turkey this month, the Saudi journalist became ... View details »

´Romance and magic´: Marie Antoinette´s jewels on show before auction

3 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

Jewelry worn by French Queen Marie Antoinette is displayed at Sothebys auction house, October 12, 2018 in New York City. The collection of aristocratic jewels, belonging to the Bourbon-Parma family, is set to hit the auction block on November 14 ... View details »

Smart Watch: “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina” on Netflix, “The Woman in White” and more

3 hr atras | Salon (Filipinas)

Fans of the CWs Riverdale and AMCs departed Mad Men have been anticipating the release of Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, the reimagining of the Archie Comics teen witch story created and written by Riverdale showrunner (and Archie Comics... View details »

Giorgio says Armani to stay independent

3 hr atras | Inquirer.net (Filipinas)

Italian fashion house Armani will stay independent, its founder and designer Giorgio Armani in an interview published Friday on business website Milano Finanza. “I have always believed that economic independence was the fundamental principle to work in...and more View details »

´Manalo´ is the mantra

3 hr atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

Ahtisa Manalo, the countrys representative to this years Miss International pageant, just wont settle for second best. 0. SHARES. Share it! ShareTweet. By: Regina Mae Parungao. Published October 21, 2018, 12:05 AM. Ahtisa Manalo is going to battle ... View details »

Amritsar train accident: Dussehra event organisers did not have permits, say cops

4 hr atras | Economic Times (Filipinas)

As a blame game played out over the Dusshera tragedy here, the police admitted they gave the organisers a no-objection certificate but said the event where a train mowed down at least 59 revellers also needed permission from the municipal corporation. View details »

Abu Sayyaf frees Cafgu member

4 hr atras | The Manila Times (Filipinas)

ZAMBOANGA CITY: Suspected Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) gunmen have freed a Citizen Armed Forces Geographical Unit (Cafgu) member they kidnapped in Zamboanga del Norte in August but are still holding his wife captive in Sulu. Rufo Roda, 62, was...and more View details »

Republicans break ranks with Trump over Saudi dissident´s death

4 hr atras | The Guardian (Filipinas)

Scorn and disbelief at Saudi Arabias official explanation of the death of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi mounted over the weekend, despite US president Donald Trump dubbing Riyadhs belated confession that he had died “credible”. In America it... View details »

Republicans break ranks with Trump over Saudi dissident´s death

4 hr atras | The Guardian (Filipinas)

Scorn and disbelief at Saudi Arabias official explanation of the death of dissident journalist Jamal Khashoggi mounted over the weekend, despite US president Donald Trump dubbing Riyadhs belated confession that he had died “credible”. In America it... View details »

Man Replaces Gun Sounds In Counter-Strike With UP Cops´ ´Thain Thain´ & The Result Is Hilarious

4 hr atras | India Times (Filipinas)

A few days ago, two cops from UP decided to shout thain thain to scare the goons hiding in a sugarcane field and their weird tactic became an overnight hit and fodder for hilarious memes. #WATCH: Police personnel shouts thain thain to scare ... View details »

Together with the young, bringing the Gospel to everyone, even with AsiaNews

4 hr atras | AsiaNews (Filipinas)

Making an appeal for support to the mission to every people that does not know Jesus Christ, we can be a bridge between generations, helping to discover ones task, vocation and missionary consecration in the world. AsiaNews is part of this service ...and more View details »

Indian officials exchange blame for train plowing into festival crowd

4 hr atras | Yahoo News (Filipinas)

By Sudarshan Varadhan. AMRITSAR, India (Reuters) - Indias railway officials and local community leaders traded blame on Saturday over an accident in which a train ran over scores of people gathered on the railway tracks for a festival in the northern ... View details »

Warriors Orochi 4 Steam Regional Pricing In Asia Has Fans Angry

4 hr atras | PC Invasion (Filipinas)

Warriors Orochi 4 launched just a few days ago worldwide for multiple platforms including on PC. Unfortunately, looks like developers Koei Tecmo managed to earn the ire of its player base. Fans took to the Steam message boards to point out a glaring issue. View details »

Fujifilm X-T3 Mirrorless Camera: First impressions by a GH5 video shooter

4 hr atras | Stark Insider (Filipinas)

Its the year of the mirrorless camera. For a guy like me, who lives and dies by his camera, year in and year out, that means lots of comparisons and tests. When a bunch of new tech hits I want to ensure Im shooting with the best tool for the job ... View details »

Warriors rap Jazz; Raptors rip Celtics

4 hr atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

SALT LAKE CITY, Philippines — Jonas Jerebko crashed the basket and tipped in a shot against his former team with 0.3 seconds remaining to lift the Golden State Warriors to a 124-123 victory over the Utah Jazz on Friday night. Kevin Durant, who scored ... View details »

Team PH to World Amateur golf meet hopes to ride momentum of Asiad golden girls

4 hr atras | Sports Interactive Network Philippines (Filipinas)

INSPIRED by the success of the countrys golf team in the recent Asian Games, the Philippine squad to the World Amateur Golfers Championships (WAGC) World Finals left for Johor Bahru, Malaysia brimming with high hopes. Team captain Oliver Gan, who... View details »

Beermen halt Texters, climb to 6th

4 hr atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

MANILA, Philippines — Kevin Murphy struggled for just 16 points in the first three quarters but exploded for 11 in the last three minutes of the game as San Miguel Beer came from behind to stop TNT KaTropa, 107-96, and move two rungs up to sixth place ... View details »

Sweet revenge for Falcons, Eagles

4 hr atras | Philippine Star (Filipinas)

MANILA, Philippines — After three agonizing years, Franz Pumaren and Adamson finally extricated from the stranglehold of long-time tormentor La Salle. Their rock-solid defense clicking, the highly motivated Falcons broke through with a 57-50 victory ... View details »

´Bakbakan´ under way

4 hr atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

The “FIGBA National Bakbakan 12-Stag Derby,” an annual stagfest with a nationwide following, goes full blast this week with 23 elimination rounds in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Seventeen member associations affiliated with FIGBA (International... View details »

´Bakbakan´ under way

4 hr atras | Manila Bulletin (Filipinas)

The “FIGBA National Bakbakan 12-Stag Derby,” an annual stagfest with a nationwide following, goes full blast this week with 23 elimination rounds in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao. Seventeen member associations affiliated with FIGBA (International... View details »

Saudi Arabia: Storms and reforms under new crown prince

4 hr atras | Rappler (Filipinas)

Saudi Arabias Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salem has brought reforms on ultra-conservative policies, but has also begun a crackdown on political dissent. Agence France-Presse @afp. Published 2:00 AM, October 21, 2018. Updated 2:00 AM, October 21,... View details »

Saudi Arabia: Storms and reforms under new crown prince

4 hr atras | Rappler (Filipinas)

Saudi Arabias Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salem has brought reforms on ultra-conservative policies, but has also begun a crackdown on political dissent. Agence France-Presse @afp. Published 2:00 AM, October 21, 2018. Updated 2:00 AM, October 21,... View details »