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 EDD USMAN
Fighting broke out anew Monday in Lahad Datu, Sabah, between the followers of the Sultanate of Sulu and North Borneo and patrolling Malaysian security forces.
The sultanate’s spokesman, engineer Abraham J. Idjirani, relayed this yesterday.
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Manila, Philippines – The Philippines, as a republic, has a factual, historical claim over Sabah.
“But whatever else the issue there may be, the Sultan of Sulu and his people are Filipino citizens and, by virtue, of that fact, they deserve protection from the government of the Philippines,” Sen. Ferdinand “Bongbong“ R. Marcos Jr. said yesterday after the “invasion”...
By EDD K. USMAN
Manila, Philippines – Angry Filipino settlers in Sabah, Malaysia, have reportedly overran the town of Semporna, Sabah, Malaysia, in the wake of the killing of a religious leader and his four sons by Malaysia authorities.
As early as Saturday evening, text messages purportedly coming from Semporna, a small town in Sabah’s east coast and facing Lahad Datu, claimed...
By MADEL R. SABATER
Manila, Philippines – Following the gunfight in Sabah last Friday, Malacañang appealed anew to the Sultanate of Sulu and its followers yesterday to heed the call of the Philippine government to go back home to prevent more bloodshed.
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MANILA, Philippines – Followers of a Philippine sultan who crossed to the Malaysian state of Sabah this month will not leave and are reclaiming the area as their ancestral territory, the sultan said Sunday amid a tense standoff.
Sultan Jamalul Kiram said his followers – some 400 people including 20 gunmen – were resolute in staying despite being cornered by security...
PARIS - Malaysians and Filipinos are among the hostages being held at a gas field in Algeria, French news channel France 24 reported Wednesday, on the basis of what they said was a phone conversation with a Frenchman also being held.
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Manila, Philippines – Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) Director General Jose Gutierrez Jr. said that seven foreigners have been arrested at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) for shabu since June, prompting it to monitor foreigners entering the country.
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By JONAS TERRADO
Smart Gilas Pilipinas resumes its bid for a FIBA Asia Cup berth today when it takes on Malaysia in the SEABA qualifiers at the 700 Year Stadium in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
The Nationals, who are playing Indonesian NBL champion Satria Muda BritAma at presstime, take on the Malaysians at 2 p.m. local time (3 p.m. Manila time), with their eyes set on inching closer to ruling...
Manila, Philippines – The San Miguel Beermen stake their impressive campaign today when they clash with the Westports Malaysia Dragons for a finals berth in the third game of their AirAsia ASEAN Basketball League semifinal series at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City.
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Game Tuesday (Rizal Memorial Stadium)
7 p.m. – Philippines vs Indonesia
Manila, Philippines – The Philippine Azkals and AFF Suzuki Cup champion Malaysia settled for another draw after the two squads failed to score a goal in their friendly match held Friday night at the Shah Alam Stadium in Malaysia.
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