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January 12, 2019 6:11 AM PH volleyball coaching legend Nes Pamilar dies

Nes Pamilar is remembered for steering the FEU Lady Tamaraws to their last championship in Season 70 MANILA, Philippines – Former national team and UAAP champion coach Nes Pamilar passed away on Saturday, January 12 due to heart failure. Pamilar steered the Far Eastern University (FEU) Lady Tamaraws to their 29th UAAP women's volleyball title in Season 103

January 1, 2019 1:32 AM After midnight: Brisbane match starts in 2018, ends in 2019

BRISBANE, Australia – Czech qualifier Marie Bouzkova stunned former US Open champion Samantha Stosur to reach the Brisbane International second round on Monday, December 31, in a match which started in 2018, spanned midnight and finished in the early hours of 2019. The 20-year-old Bouzkova, ranked at 139 in the world, fought back to claim a 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 win and set-up 106

December 30, 2018 7:56 AM WATCH: Jones reclaims UFC title, Nunes KOs Cyborg in 51 seconds

Jon Jones makes a winning return as Amanda Nunes becomes the first female fighter to hold two belts simultaneously MANILA, Philippines – Jon Jones reclaims the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title as Amanda Nunes also pulled off a stunning win to become the first woman to hold two belts simultaneously on Saturday, December 29 (Sunday 97

December 21, 2018 12:51 AM WATCH: The first 'Men in Black International' trailer is here

Chris Hemsworth, Liam Nesson, and Tessa Thompson make for an out-of-this-world, alien-fighting team MANILA, Philippines – A movie spinoff of intergalactic proportions is on its way to humanity, and fans are getting excited. The charismatic Thor: Ragnarok duo Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson, as well as Taken star Liam Neeson and Emma Thompson are buckled 99

December 18, 2018 5:45 AM 'Stronger, faster' Pacquiao turns 40 with lavish birthday bash

Manny Pacquiao raffles off a car, pickup trucks and appliances while President Rodrigo Duterte attends the party GENERAL SANTOS, Philippines – Philippine boxing legend Manny Pacquiao said he is "stronger and faster" than ever ahead of his world title defence as he threw a lavish party with thousands of guests and a mass giveaway to mark his 40th birthday 106

December 16, 2018 5:17 AM FALSE: Did Pope Francis bless the administration of President Duterte?

No, Pope Francis did not bless Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s administration A Philippine website ran an article claiming Pope Francis used a recent Vatican conference on drug addiction to bless governments, especially the administration of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, so they could fight "traffickers of death". Transcripts, videos and media 92

December 11, 2018 7:28 AM PH chessers stun top seeds in Asian Chess Championship

Paulo Bersamina and Haridas Pascua prevent a shutout of the Philippine team in the Asian tourney CONTENDERS. Haridas Pascua and Paulo Bersamina emerge as the Philippines' only victors in the opening day of the 17th Asian Chess Championships. Photos from Twitter (Pascua) and National Chess Federation (Bersamina) MANILA, Philippines – International Masters 104

December 6, 2018 9:50 AM 'Frat war' erupts between Drilon, Gordon during Senate budget deliberations

It starts when Senator Richard Gordon praises his 'brod,' UP president Danilo Concepcion, prompting Senator Franklin Drilon to tease him back FRIENDLY FIRE. Senators Frank Drilon and Richard Gordon tease each other over their fraternities. It was a friendly "war" between two fraternities on Thursday, December 6, during the Senate deliberations on the proposed 103

December 6, 2018 7:47 AM #AtinTo: Paul Desiderio leaves winning legacy in U.P. farewell

What started as an unscripted, impassioned rallying cry turned into a passion-filled season that couldn’t have been scripted any better MANILA, Philippines – It started with one man. It started with two words. It started a fan revolution. When Paul Desiderio made a final bow to the thousands of UP fans at the Araneta Coliseum, he knew the job was done. No, he did not win a title 96

December 6, 2018 1:57 AM Duterte wants to instill fear among us

In response to the incessant attacks against human rights defenders like Caloocan Bishop Pablo David, Opposition Senator Leila M. de Lima has underscored the need for the public to continue fighting for the defenseless and not be defeated by fear. De Lima, a known human rights defender, reminded that Mr. Duterte wants to instill fear among the citizenry 108