STUDENTS of the Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) in Santa Mesa, Manila attend the flag ceremony before the opening of classes yesterday. PUP is the biggest state university with 70,000 students in 22 branches and maintains tuition of P12 per unit. PUP Santa Mesa has 40,000 students. (Photo by Ali Vicoy)
Dr. Hiroshi Ishiguro’s Geminoid takes the stage during the Global Future 2045 Congress at Lincoln Center in New York. Inset is the robot’s creator.
A CHILD siftas through charcoal for nail or any discarded metal to sell in junk shops at the makeshift charcoal factory in Vitas, Manila. Malacanang yesterday said it is doing its best to eliminate child labor through accessible education. (Photo by Ali Vicoy)
A WEEK after getting married, celebrity couple Maricar Reyes and Richard Poon recalled the moment when the singer met her parents.
Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade, from left, with forwards LeBron James, Udonis Haslem, and Mike Miller watch during the fourth quarter of Game 5 in the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs in San Antonio on Sunday. The Spurs won 114-104, leading the best-of-seven series 3-2. (AP)
Justin Rose, left, of England, celebrates with his wife Kate after winning the U.S. Open golf tournament at Merion Golf Club in Ardmore, Pennsylvania. (AP)
San Antonio Spurs’ Manu Ginobili (20), of Argentina, shoots as Miami Heat’s Dwyane Wade defends during Game 5 of the NBA Finals in San Antonio. The Spurs won 114-104. (AP)
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Philippines – Almost P1-million worth of counterfeit products were intercepted by marine operatives on board a ship in Cebu during the Holy Week, the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) reported yesterday.
PCG spokesman Lt. Cmdr. Algier Ricafrente said joint elements of Coast Guard Station Cebu, Naval Intelligence Security Group (NISG) Central, Bureau of Custom (BuCus) 7 and Coast Guard...
Manila, Philippines – Some P79,500 worth of sodium cyanide used in illegal fishing was intercepted aboard a ship in Coron, Palawan.
Lieutenant Commander Algier Ricafrente, Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Public Affairs chief, said that the Coast Guard Station in Coron, in coordination with Philippine National Police (PNP), seized two abandoned boxes of sodium cyanide inside M/V April...
Manila, Philippines – The body of a seven-year-old boy who went missing in Butuanon River in Mandaue City last week was recovered yesterday.
Lieutenant Commander Algier Ricafrente, Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Public Affairs chief, said that the body was found by the search and rescue (SAR) team of Coast Guard Station Cebu more or less 100 yards away from Pier-8, North Reclamation...
Manila, Philippines – A skipper was apprehended recently for transporting dangerous cargoes without the necessary permit in Palawan.
Lieutenant Commander Algier Ricafrente, Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Public Affairs chief said that skipper Renato Quncela was transporting 150 drums of assorted petroleum products onboard his small shipping vessel, M/v QCarrelyn III, from Delpan,...
Manila, Philippines – An unregistered motor boat carrying six persons capsized yesterday after it was accidentally hit by a service ﬂat boat during a ﬂuvial parade in Angono, Rizal.
Lieutenant Commander Algier Ricafrente, Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Public Affairs chief, disclosed yesterday that the incident occurred at around 9 a.m. before the start of a pagoda ﬂuvial parade....
Philippines (Tempo) – Two fishermen were reported missing while two others were rescued recently in two separate incidents in Coron, Palawan and Occidental Mindoro.
Lieutenant Commander Algier Ricafrente, Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Public Affairs chief, said that based on the information they received from Coast Guard Station Mamburao, a fishing vessel identified as F/B King Jonathan...