MANILA, Philippines - Its Fifa World Cup dream dashed for now, the Philippines shifts its aspirations to the next big competitions in the region – the Southeast Asian Games in November for the Under-23 team and the AFC Challenge Cup next year for the Azkals seniors side.
Sunday, July 31, 2011
MANILA, Philippines — The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced that 507 out of 757 passed the Nutritionist-Dietitian Licensure Examination given by the Board of Nutrition and Dietetics in Manila and Zamboanga this month.
Friday, July 29, 2011
Thursday, July 28, 2011
Kuwait foiled the Philippines' bid of earning even a win in their second leg match of the 2014 World Cup Qualifiers on Thursday night at the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex.
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
Metro Manila and 17 other areas were placed under Storm Signal No. 2 Tuesday afternoon as Tropical Storm Juaning (Nock-Ten) intensified slightly.
(Updated 6:10 p.m.) Three people were killed while four others were injured when a passenger bus fell from the South Luzon Expressway Skyway Tuesday morning.
Sunday, July 24, 2011
LONDON - British singer Amy Winehouse has been found dead at her home in north London, Sky News reported on Saturday.
Police said they had found the body of a 27-year-old woman at a flat in Camden Square, north London, after being called by ambulance services around 1500 GMT.
They said they were treating the death as unexplained. A spokesman for the singer could not immediately confirm she had died.
Tuesday, July 19, 2011
MANILA, Philippines – Filipino boxing icon and pound-for-pound king congratulated fellow boxer Brian “The Hawaiian Punch” Viloria after the latter won the WBO flyweight championship last Sunday.
The Philippine Football Federation has asked its ticket retailer, TicketWorld, to review its records last Saturday to determine if there were sales of tickets for the July 28 World Cup Qualifiers match between that might be invalidated.
It seems with each passing day things are becoming more and more interesting, if not comical, about the hottest issue that has plagued boxing in recent years, RBT. We all agree, court or no court, this issue will continue to grow stronger and stronger, louder and louder.
Sunday, July 17, 2011
The ratio of the length of a man's index finger to that of his ring finger may seem like a strange thing to measure, but new research suggests that it's linked with penis size. The lower the ratio, the longer the penis.
Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but then again, so is ugliness and the members and editors of travel website VirtualTourist.com (www.virtualtourist.com) have some very strong opinions about buildings that fall into the latter category.
A recently discovered dinosaur fossil might prove once and for all that dinosaurs went out with a bang.
Friday, July 8, 2011
(Reuters) - Thousands of fans braved rain and battled security restrictions in London's Trafalgar Square on Thursday to say farewell to the boy wizard Harry Potter at the world premiere of the final movie in the record-breaking series.