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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By WAYLON GALVEZ
After its training camp in Lithuania, the buildup of Gilas Pilipinas for the FIBA-Asia Championship will continue.
Next stop is Las Vegas.
This was confirmed yesterday by Gilas Pilipinas team manager Butch Antonio after scheduling some exhibition matches 11 for the national team either against college teams or a selection from July 4 to at the entertainment and gambling...
An invitational tournament in Asia is what Gilas Pilipinas prefers to be part of following the withdrawal of its invitation in the Jones Cup due to the prevailing tension between the Philippines and Taiwan.
Gilas management, however, is also looking at the possibility of taking part in Europe and in the United States to keep its players in sharp form in time for FIBA-Asia Championship...
Ateneo definitely has nothing but vengeance in its mind when it tangles anew with long-time rival De La Salle in another exhibition match serving as sequel to their highly-successful `Dream Game’ last year.
The Blue Eagles and Green Archers square off on June 2 at the Mall of Asia Arena in yet another cagefest for a cause dubbed `Blue vs. Green’ featuring players from both schools...
Manila, Philippines – Rey Nambatac had 20 points including timely baskets late in the game to power the Light team to a 92-78 win over Dark yesterday in the SEAOIL National Basketball Training Center High School AllStar Game at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City.
Nambatac was adjudged as the Most Valuable Player of the game after leading the Light team’s 256 finish to take...
SHANGHAI (AP) – DeAndre Jordan had 18 points and nine rebounds to help the Los Angeles Clippers beat the NBA champion Miami Heat 99-89 in an exhibition game Sunday.
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BEIJING (AFP) – Reigning NBA champions Miami Heat dispatched the Los Angeles Clippers 94-80 Thursday thanks to 20 points from superstar LeBron James in a pre-season exhibition before a raucous Beijing crowd.
The sell-out audience of 18,000 was on its feet as soon as the Heat took the court with James and teammate Dwyane Wade waving to fans in the Wukesong arena where the pair won...
ISTANBUL (AP) – The Boston Celtics lost the first game of the NBA’s preseason Friday, 97-91 to Turkish team Fenerbahce Ulker.
First-round draft pick Jared Sullinger and Jeff Green scored 16 points each, but the Celtics paid the price for a weak second quarter, getting outscored 29-18.
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By JONAS TERRADO
Games Today (Smart-Araneta Coliseum)
12 noon – NU vs La Salle
4 p.m. – Ateneo vs FEU
Manila, Philippines – Defending champion Ateneo and Far Eastern University clash for the first time since their one-sided finals duel last year today in the 75th UAAP basketball tournament at the Smart-Araneta Coliseum.
The Blue Eagles and the Tamaraws, locked in a three-way...
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) – Gold medal at stake or nothing at all, the United States Olympic basketball team is too good for Spain.
Carmelo Anthony came off the bench to score 23 of his 27 points in the first half, and the Americans beat Spain 100-78 on Tuesday night in a rematch of the gold-medal game – and possible preview of the next one.
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BARCELONA, Spain (AP) – Maybe Spain can convince its home fans that the game doesn’t matter.
No way Kobe Bryant is buying it.
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