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Higgins falls

LONDON, United Kingdom (AFP) — John Higgins made only the 11th maximum break in World Snooker Championship history, but saw his hopes of a fifth title shattered by a shock 13-11 second-round defeat to qualifier Kurt Maflin. Higgins, the runner-up for the past three years, was 7-4 down before the first 147 of his glittering […] The post Higgins falls appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

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PRO-7 to intensify inspection of warehouses with explosives

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Police in Central Visayas will be intensifying its monitoring and inspections on warehouses and other establishments storing explosives. This was in response to the recommendations made by Cebu 3rd District Representative Pablo John Garcia following the explosion that rocked the Lebanese capital of Beirut on August 4, 2020 (Philippine Standard Time) […] The post PRO-7 to intensify inspection of warehouses with explosives appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsAug 6th, 2020Related News

'SanaAll: Taylor Swift napa-WOW sa cake na gawa ng Pinoy fan

  NAKARATING na sa award-winning American singer na si Taylor Swift ang viral cake na pinagpagurang gawin ng kanyang Filipino fan. Puring-puri ng international singer si John Paul Cledera na siyang nag-bake ng cake na may frosting na inspired sa singer-songwriter latest record na “Folklore.” Sa Twitter, ipinost ni John Paul ang regalo niya sa kanyang […] The post #SanaAll: Taylor Swift napa-WOW sa cake na gawa ng Pinoy fan appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsAug 6th, 2020Related News

Erram inspired by Castro& rsquo;s play

John Paul Erram, who was picked to join the Gilas Pilipinas last February, is looking forward to a game with Jayson Castro......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsAug 5th, 2020Related News

PJ Garcia wants Cebu warehouses checked following Lebanon blast

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Representative Pablo John Garcia of Cebu’s Third District has called on port and customs authorities to conduct inspections in all warehouses and storage facilities in Cebu for materials that may pose danger to neighboring communities. Garcia made the call following the tragic explosion in the Lebanese capital, Beirut, which killed over […] The post PJ Garcia wants Cebu warehouses checked following Lebanon blast appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsAug 5th, 2020Related News

Liza Diño nakachika ang ‘tambay’ na COVID patient sa NKTI

    NAGBIGAY ng update si Film Development Council of the Philippines Chairperson Liza Diño sa medical condition ni John Regala. Isa si Liza sa mga personal na tumutugon sa pangangailangan ng veteran actor na nakikipaglaban ngayon sa sakit na liver cirrhosis at iba pang kumplikasyon dulot nito. Nauna rito, kinumpirma ng dating child star na […] The post Liza Diño nakachika ang ‘tambay’ na COVID patient sa NKTI appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsAug 5th, 2020Related News

John Regala naka-confine na sa ospital, sakit sa atay lumala

    NAKA-CONFINE na ngayon sa ospital ang veteran actor na si John Regala para sumailalim sa ilang laboratory tests. Ito’y para malaman kung ano na ang kundisyon ng kanyang liver cirrhosis at iba pang iniindang karamdaman. Ang dating child star na si Chuckie Dreyfus ang nagbigay ng update medical condition ni John sa pamamagitan […] The post John Regala naka-confine na sa ospital, sakit sa atay lumala appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsAug 4th, 2020Related News

Rusty Obiena bags silver behind Olympic champ

Ernest John Obiena felt a little rusty. But he still earned the silver medal in the 13th Triveneto International Meeting last Saturday at the Stadio Giuseppe Grezar in Trieste, Italy......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsAug 3rd, 2020Related News

Pag-iwan ng misis kay John Regala, idinepensa ng dating boss, nanay-nanayan

Guimba, Nueva Ecija — Nangangamba ang mga kaibigan at dating katrabaho ni John Regala sa ipinagtatapat ng aktor na iniwan na siya ng kanyang asawang si Vicky Scheerer. Iniwan umano ni Vicky si John dahil wala nang pera ang bituin. Lumalabas umanong kontrabida ang babae sa pagkakataong ito na may malubhang sakit, mahinag-mahina at nangangailangan […] The post Pag-iwan ng misis kay John Regala, idinepensa ng dating boss, nanay-nanayan appeared first on REMATE ONLINE......»»

Source: Remate RemateCategory: NewsAug 3rd, 2020Related News

VLOG WATCH: Xian Lim sings John Legend’s ‘Ordinary People’

IT’S AUGUST ALREADY! Umuulan-ulan ngayon kaya naman masarap mag-chill lang sa bahay, magkape at mag-sound trip. Bilang magandang panimula sa buwan ng Agosto, pakinggan natin ang talented Chinito na si Xian Lim sa kanyang piano cover version ng hit iconic song ni John Legend na ‘Ordinary People‘. Kung hindi ninyo alam, Xian Lim is a […] The post VLOG WATCH: Xian Lim sings John Legend’s ‘Ordinary People’ appeared first on Pinoy Parazzi......»»

Source: Pinoyparazzi PinoyparazziCategory: NewsAug 1st, 2020Related News

House panel eyeing legalization of motorcycle taxis

UP-NIH says use of helmets,  face shields protect riders The chairman of the House Committee on Transportation has given the green light to its technical working group (TWG) to convene and jumpstart the deliberation on the proposed resumption of the operations of motorcycle taxis, and the measures seeking to legalize the operations of the two-wheel vehicles. (JANSEN ROMERO / MANILA BULLETIN) This was the guidance given by Samar 1st District Rep. Edgar Mary Sarmiento to Navotas lone District Rep. John Reynald Tiangco during his panel’s recent virtual motu proprio probe on land transportation policies concerning the back-riding and motorcycle taxi operations.Tiangco heads the TWG, which was created by the House panel last January to thresh out the issues concerning the motorcycle taxi operations. Sarmiento approved the motion made by Manila 5th District Rep. Cristal Bagatsing for Congress to “spearhead the evaluation of the pilot study of motorcycle taxis”, along with other government agencies sitting at the TWG that earlier conducted pilot  tests on motorcycle taxis. Bagatsing laments that the TWG’s report on pilot testing “is lacking and seems to be rushed.”LTO Chief Assistant Secretary Edgar Galvante admitted that the report is “somewhat lacking”, explaining that some activities that were supposed to have been conducted have not been conducted at all because of the pandemic.The LTO official said the TWG focuses on the aspect of “safety evaluation” and not on the economic viability of the motorcycle. The Sarmiento panel called on  Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) and National Task Force (NTF) Against coronavirus disease (COVID-19)  to allow ride sharing or motorcycle taxis to operate, provided that the riders and drivers strictly follow heath protocols as sought by Quezon City 2nd District Rep. Precious Hipolito Castelo.  Castelo said by allowing the operation of the motorcycle taxis, the government will be able to augment its public transport system and respond to the transportation needs of the commuting public.The Sarmiento panel also decided to adopt the motion made by Iloilo City lone District Rep. Julienne “Jam” Baronda calling on the DOTr’s TWG to extend its  pilot tests for motorcycle taxis, which lapsed on March 23.During the hearing, Dr. Vicente “Jun” Belizario of the the University of the Philippines College of Public Health (UP-CPH) said they have been asked by motorcycle ride-hailing service Angkas to provide technical support to  develop guidelines promoting health and safety in motorcycle taxi operations during the time of COVID-19 and the new normal. “The guidelines that we have drafted are consistent with policies and protocols coming from international organisations— WHO (World Health Organisation), US Center for Disease Control and Prevention,” he said, citing that they also strongly considered the recommendations made by the Department of Health (DOH), the Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE), and the DOTr.Citing the study published in The Lancet, he said the chance of COVID-19 transmission is reduced if masks or respirators are worn, and the helmets may also function as face shields, thus not only reducing the risk of injuries, but importantly, increasing protection also from possible air droplet transmission. He said while, the use of the so-called barriers or shields provides an additional layer of protection, there should be “additional studies” on the potential role of barriers or the shield in preventing COVID-19 transmission in motorcycle back-riding. Citing the study published in The Lancet, Belizario also stressed that that with poor ventilation, you have increased the risk of respiratory infection, including COVID-19.He said for the control and prevention COVID-19, it is important to impose “diligent use” of a combination of proven measures or layers of protection. There must be heightened awareness among the public, internal and external monitoring by private company and government officials, and collaboration is needed more than ever to promote health and safety in the transport sector, Belizario stressed.During the hearing, George Royeca, Angkas Chief Transport Advocate, noted that they engaged the services of the Total Control, a motorcycle safety firm in the United States for the last 30 years, to design the shield “to make it very light weight and aerodynamic” and ensure its roadworthiness. “The weight of this shield is less than 1 kg so it does not hamper the operations of the motorcycle. Dito po nakalagay (It was indicated here), (the speed was) up to 30 to 40 kph na meron po syang sakay sa likod (and there was a backrider) , she felt almost no wind drag and she was able to manage it well with the driver leaning in to the turns because wala pong metal barrier na nakasagabal (there was no metal barrier) in between them, and then he brought it out to C-5, all the way up to 90 kph and based from his testimony, there was turbulence but not enough be able to throw them off balance, it still maintain the stability,” he said, as he presented the specifications of the Angkas shield, which was approved by the IATF, apart from the prototype of Bohol Governor Arthur Yap.He told the lawmakers that their designed shield “doesn’t break and (is) malleable.”.....»»

Source: Mb.com.ph Mb.com.phCategory: NewsAug 1st, 2020Related News

This man is John the Baptist

  Gospel: Mt 14:1-12 * Herod the tetrarch heard of the reputation of Jesus and said to his servants, “This man is John the Baptist. He has been raised from the dead; that is why mighty powers are at work in him.” Now Herod had arrested John, bound him, and put him in prison on […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsJul 31st, 2020Related News

Indians Bieber strikes out 13 against Twins to tie record

By The Associated Press CLEVELAND (AP) — Cleveland’s Shane Bieber tied the major league record for strikeouts in a pitcher’s first two starts of the season, punching out 13 Minnesota Twins over eight innings in the Indians’ 2-0 victory on Thursday night. Bieber (2-0) fanned 14 over six scoreless innings on Friday against Kansas City. His 27 strikeouts in the two games matched the record set by Karl Spooner of the Brooklyn Dodgers in September 1954 during the first two starts of his short career. Facing a Twins team that came in with the second-best run differential in baseball, Bieber allowed three singles in his eight innings. Francisco Lindor supplied all the offense Cleveland needed with a two-run homer in the third inning off Jose Berríos (0-1). After Jose Ramirez singled with two outs, Berrios left an 0-2 pitch up over the plate, and Lindor drove it over the fence in right for his second homer of the season. YANKEES 8, ORIOLES 6 BALTIMORE (AP) — Aaron Judge hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning after New York blew an early five-run lead, and the Yankees swept an impromptu two-game series. Luke Voit hit his first career grand slam for the Yankees, who stretched their winning streak against Baltimore to 18 games and notched their 17th consecutive victory at Camden Yards. New York has swept six straight series from the Orioles dating to early last year. Judge’s second homer in two games — a no-doubt shot to left off Cole Sulser (0-1) — came after Pedro Severino put Baltimore in front with a two-run drive in the eighth against Jonathan Loaisiga (1-0). Zack Britton worked the ninth for his second save. After Voit connected in a five-run first inning against John Means, Hanser Alberto hit a two-run drive in the bottom half off J.A. Happ. Rio Ruiz homered for the third time in five games with a man on in the second to cut the deficit to 5-4. RED SOX 4, METS 2 NEW YORK (AP) — Christian Vázquez hit two more homers and Martín Pérez gave Boston’s patchwork rotation a much-needed lift. Pérez (1-1) overcame four walks and some shaky defense behind him, allowing only two hits while striking out five in 5 2/3 innings for his first win with the Red Sox. Vázquez connected twice off Steven Matz (0-1), including a two-run shot on an 0-2 pitch in the fourth that put Boston ahead 3-2. Boston loaded the bases with nobody out in the ninth and added an insurance run when Edwin Díaz hit José Peraza with a pitch. Brandon Workman, on the mound for the third straight day after throwing 30 pitches Wednesday, got the last three outs for his second save — both in the last two nights. ROYALS 5, TIGERS 3 DETROIT (AP) — Trevor Rosenthal pitched a scoreless ninth for his first save since 2017 and Kansas City overcame Miguel Cabrera’s first multihomer game since 2016. Once a standout closer for St. Louis, Rosenthal has struggled with his health and his effectiveness in recent years, finishing 2019 with a 13.50 ERA in 22 appearances with the Nationals and Tigers. When he retired JaCoby Jones on a grounder to end the game, he gave his glove a little celebratory tap. The Royals' offense came through late. Whit Merrifield scored on Salvador Perez’s grounder to break a 2-all tie in the seventh. Bubba Starling added a double the following inning that gave Kansas City two insurance runs it ended up needing. Cabrera hit solo homers in the first and eighth, and Jonathan Schoop added one for Detroit in the fourth. It was Cabrera’s first multihomer game since Sept. 30, 2016 at Atlanta, and he’s gone deep three times in the first seven games this year after hitting only 12 home runs in 2019. Greg Holland (1-0) won in relief for the Royals, and Jose Cisnero (1-1) took the loss. BRAVES 2, RAYS 1 ATLANTA (AP) — Max Fried retired Tampa Bay’s first 14 batters and combined with three relievers on a four-hitter to lead Atlanta. Dansby Swanson had a run-scoring single in Atlanta’s two-run second inning. Fried (1-0) struck out seven and walked one while allowing one run in 6 2/3 innings. The left-hander improved to 4-0 in four interleague starts. Luke Jackson, and Shane Greene combined for four outs before Mark Melancon pitched the ninth for his second save. Ryan Yarbrough (0-1) allowed two runs on only two hits with three walks in 6 1/3 innings. NATIONALS 6, BLUE JAYS 4 WASHINGTON (AP) — Michael A. Taylor’s second homer of the season helped the “visiting” Nationals knock around struggling Hyun-Jin Ryu and beat home-away-from-home Toronto before both teams head into a coronavirus-caused mini break. Kurt Suzuki delivered a two-run double and Asdrúbal Cabrera added an RBI double off Ryu (0-1), who gave up Taylor’s two-run shot to straightaway center that he celebrated with a socially distanced dugout dance in the fourth. Erick Fedde, making his second start in place of a sidelined Stephen Strasburg, gave up two runs in 3 1/3 innings. Ryne Harper (1-0) followed and got five outs for the win. Daniel Hudson pitched the ninth to earn his first save of the year. Nationals rookie third baseman Carter Kieboom reached base four times — two singles, two walks — and scored twice. Teoscar Hernández homered twice, giving him four during this four-game series at Washington, and Cavan Biggio hit a solo shot for Toronto. Neither team will play again until Tuesday, a four-day gap that is normally unheard of in baseball, where clubs can go weeks at a time without any respite......»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJul 31st, 2020Related News

John Regala maayos na ang kundisyon, tulong mula sa showbiz bumuhos

  SINIGURO ni Film Development Council of the Philippines (FDCP) Chairperson Liza Dino na maayos-ayos na ang kundisyon ngayon ni John Regala. Bumubuhos ngayon ang suporta at tulong sa veteran actor mula sa mga kasamahan niya sa showbiz industry kaya naman abot-langit ang pasasalamat ni John. Personal na binisita ni Liza ang magaling na kontrabida […] The post John Regala maayos na ang kundisyon, tulong mula sa showbiz bumuhos appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsJul 31st, 2020Related News

Obiena will compete in online tournaments

While waiting for his chance to join the Diamond League, Tokyo Olympics bet Ernest John “EJ” Obiena will compete online......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsJul 30th, 2020Related News

Huntahan with Sr. Mary John Mananzan

HOSTED BY JANESS ANN ELLAO EDITED BY AARON MACARAEG Bulatlat.com The post Huntahan with Sr. Mary John Mananzan appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Source: Bulatlat BulatlatCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2020Related News

John Vic’s unforgettable match

It was a match that will forever be etched in Philippine sports history as a turning point in men’s indoor volleyball with national team skipper John Vic de Guzman recalling the details of the semifinal showdown between Thailand and the host country in the SEA Games at the PhilSports Arena last December......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsJul 30th, 2020Related News

3 kaibigan ni John Regala sa showbiz umaksyon agad; humiling ng donasyon

WHEELCHAIR, pagkain, medical assistance at dialysis para sa kanyang liver cirrhosis ang pangunahing kailangan ngayon ng veteran actor na si John Regala. Matapos mag-viral ang Facebook post ng isang nagmalasakit na delivery rider kung saan makikita ang kaawa-awang kundisyon ngayon ni John, agad na sumaklolo ang ilan sa mga kaibigan niya sa showbiz. Kabilang na riyan […] The post 3 kaibigan ni John Regala sa showbiz umaksyon agad; humiling ng donasyon appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2020Related News

Celebrity crush ng 5 lady director nabuking; sino ang biglang nahiya kay John Lloyd?

BUKAMBIBIG ng halos lahat ng nakakausap namin ang bansang New Zealand dahil ang ganda-ganda raw doon at napakatahimik. Bukod dito, hindi rin over populated ang nasabing bansa kaya kung bibigyan ng chance gusto na nilang mag-migrate roon. Isa rin ang New Zealand sa parating pinagsusyutingan ng Hollywood films tulad ng “Wolverine” (2009); “Lord of the […] The post Celebrity crush ng 5 lady director nabuking; sino ang biglang nahiya kay John Lloyd? appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsJul 30th, 2020Related News

Help on the way to John Regala

John Regala (Photos from Instagram account of Nadia Montenegro)  A friend in need is a friend indeed—even in show business. John Regala’s colleagues namely Nadia Montenegro, Chuckie Dreyfus and Aster Amoyo have joined forces to help the former actor during this trying time in his life. The group has created a “Gava Gives Assistance Account” for John and await “approval’ so that anyone who wants to help can send it through there. John suffers from liver cirrhosis and hasn’t had dialysis for months now due to lack of funds.  Nadia Montenegro (Instagram) “I talked to him this morning but can’t hardly understands his words. I will be seeing him later together with a doctor friend that will take all tests brother John needs urgently,” Nadia shared on her Instagram account on July 29. Nadia said John needs wheelchair, daily food and medical assistance, and dialysis. Those who want to send donations and help right away could message Nadia directly, she said. “God bless you all! Thank you! We love you Brother John! #HelpJohnRegala.”.....»»

Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: SportsJul 30th, 2020Related News