A WORKER of the National Parks Development Committee cleans the Flower Clock at the Rizal Park in Manila, a day after President Aquino signed a law setting the Philippine Standard Time, yesterday. (Photo by Michael Varcas)
Atheists should be seen as good people if they do good, Pope Francis said on Wednesday in his latest urging that people of all religions – or no religion – work together.
MEMBERS of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) rescue team, clad in fatigue uniforms, board a truck for their deployment in Manila to help clear the sidewalks of vendors and other obstructions. (Photo by KJ Rosales)
SENATOR Manny Villar and Senator-elect Cynthia Villar check the plastic school chairs, finish product of the Waste Plastic Recycling Factory in Barangay Ilaya, Las Pinas, which they inaugurated yesterday morning. The factory turns plastic wastes into durable school chairs that could last up to 20 years. (Photo by Linus Guardian Escandor II)
SINGER Richard Poon and actress Maricar Reyes are eyeing to tie the knot in an “exclusive” wedding some time this year.
GRANDMASTER Darwin Laylo (seated, left) is locked in a battle with GM Li Shilong of China during the sixth round of the Manny Pacquiao Cup Asian Continental Chess Championship at the Midas Hotel and Casino. Watching the game (from left) are GM Mark Paragua, NCFP executive-director Jayson Gonzales, NCFP secretary-general Cavite Rep. Bambol Tolentino and NCFP director - Rommel Tacorda.
MIAMI Heat guard Dwyane Wade battles for a lose ball against Indiana Pacers guard George Hill during the third quarter of Game 1 in the NBA Eastern Conference Finals between the Indiana Pacers against the Miami Heat in Miami. (AP photo)
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AUGUSTA, Georgia (Reuters) – Having once again come agonisingly close to landing a first major crown, Jason Day took some solace as he watched fellow Australian Adam Scott seal a maiden win at the highest level on Sunday.
The two compatriots had duelled for the Masters title with Angel Cabrera for most of the final round at a rain-soaked Augusta National but it was Scott who emerged...
AUGUSTA, Georgia (AFP) – For Tiger Woods, the long wait for a 15th major title continues.
The 37-year-old American briefly threatened the leaders going down the back nine in the final round of the 77th Masters on Sunday, but he had left himself with too much to do and he eventually had to settle for a tie for fourth place.
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AUGUSTA, Georgia (AP) – It’s no coincidence that Adam Scott has played better in majors since finding consistency on the putting greens _ and he credits his anchored putting stroke for the improvement.
Scott has finished tied for second and eighth the past two years on Augusta National’s lightning-fast greens since switching to a long putter.
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AUGUSTA, Georgia (AFP) – Asia’s history-maker Y.E. Yang believes he has the game to win the Masters this week as he seeks to land a second major victory.
The Korean star, who became the first Asian male golfer to win a major title when he beat Tiger Woods in a head-to-head duel at the 2009 PGA Championship, has flown under the radar in recent times following a quiet spell...
AUGUSTA, Georgia (AFP) – Jack Nicklaus says 14-time major winner Tiger Woods needs to win this week’s 77th Masters or it will be ”a lot tougher for him” to overtake Nicklaus’ all-time record of 18 major titles.
Speaking just before both of them attended the Champions Dinner at Augusta National, the 73-year-old golf legend who won six Masters titles said he...
Tiger Woods in a green jacket once felt like an annual celebration of spring, as regular as the azaleas bursting with color at Augusta National.
Now it’s more like a fading memory.
It has been eight years since Woods rolled in a 15-foot birdie putt to win the Masters in a playoff for his fourth green jacket. He appeared to be well on his way to living up to that audacious prediction...
HOUSTON, Texas – Rory McIlroy struggled again Saturday, his chance to win and overtake Tiger Woods for World No. 1 dwindling as Americans Stewart Cink and Bill Haas shared the PGA Houston Open lead.
Haas fired a five-under par 67 while Cink, who has not won since defeating Tom Watson in a playoff at the 2009 British Open, shot a 68 to stand atop the leaderboard on 11-under 205,...
THOUSAND OAKS, California (AP) – Tiger Woods says he won’t be joining the European Tour.
Woods had floated the possibility while in Turkey last month, especially now that the tour would count the Ryder Cup toward the minimum requirement of 13 events for membership. When asked about it Tuesday, Woods said, “I’m not going to play the European Tour next year.”...
SINGAPORE (AFP) - Two Major titles, world number one, money titles on both sides of the Atlantic, and still only 23 -but as Rory McIlroy made crystal clear this weekend, he’s just getting started.
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SHANGHAI (AFP) – A relaxed Roger Federer says achieving the year-end number one ranking
would be a bonus after a successful season but insists he has already achieved his goal, which was winning back top spot.
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