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Meralco clobbers Star to move a game away from finals

Meralco clobbers Star to move a game away from finals

Star missed 12 of its first 16 attempts from the field, a lackluster start that the team failed to recover. "We did a good job sustaining our effort from start to finish". The Bolts - the reigning runners-up in the season-ending conference - are now ahead with a commanding 2-0 lead in the best-of-five series, which means a win in Game Three this Thursday will formalize their entry into the title series. Consulte Mais Informação

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Spartak charged by UEFA over racist chants towards Liverpool starlet

Spartak charged by UEFA over racist chants towards Liverpool starlet

Liverpool complained that Nigerian-born Bobby Adekanye , 18, was subject to racial abuse when he appeared as a second-half substitute in the fixture, which took place at Spartak's academy on September 26. Subsequent to that the Russian champions are also facing charges for events at the Champions League match at home to Liverpool last week when supporters held up a "UEFA Mafia" banner, set off smoke bombs and blocked stairways. Consulte Mais Informação

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Demonetisation was an idiotic jolt: 8 things Arun Shourie spoke about

Demonetisation was an idiotic jolt: 8 things Arun Shourie spoke about

Shourie was also quick to take on Modi government's another major policy reform - the Good and Sevices Tax (GST) - and said the move was implemented poorly. The former union minister and veteran journalist said that demonetisation had little impact on curbing the shadow economy - Modi's stated objective for behind the move - and that "everyone who had black (money) converted it into white". Consulte Mais Informação

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Theresa May handed a P45 by a protestor during conference speech

Theresa May handed a P45 by a protestor during conference speech

First, she was handed a P45 by the prankster Simon Brodkin - who plays a character called Lee Nelson - and told her it was from Boris Johnson , the Foreign Secretary. 'And it allowed the Labour Party to paint us as the voice of continuity when the public wanted to hear a message of change. The comedian, whose stage name is Lee Nelson, made a name for himself with a stunt at a press conference where he showered scandal-hit Federation Internationale de Football Association president Sepp ... Consulte Mais Informação

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Kachikwu 'distressed' by leaked letter

Kachikwu 'distressed' by leaked letter

The contents of the memo have gone viral on social media, deepening public suspicion about the government's fight against corruption and impunity. Kachikwu further explained that the August 30 letter he wrote President was done after rigorous efforts to have a one-on-one appointment with Buhari at the State House did not fall through. Consulte Mais Informação

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How Many More Massacres Before US Takes Steps to Prevent Them — WashPost

How Many More Massacres Before US Takes Steps to Prevent Them — WashPost

Ed Markey (D-MA), ticking off the sites of other mass shootings, which prompted a debate, but no change in federal gun laws. That number is 30 percent fewer than gun purchases in 2016 through August. Giffords put out a statement on the violence in Las Vegas, saying she was praying for the victims and their families. "They're not alone", Kelly said at a news conference outside the U.S. Consulte Mais Informação

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Donald Trump to visit Las Vegas today, meet with survivors of attack

Donald Trump to visit Las Vegas today, meet with survivors of attack

The Sunday night rampage by Stephen Craig Paddock killed at least 59 people and injured 527, some from gunfire and some from a chaotic escape. What happened is such a tragedy. As he departed the White House for Puerto Rico, Trump called the Las Vegas gunman "demented" and a "very, very sick individual". "The police department has done such an incredible job", he said. Consulte Mais Informação

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University of Florida student among injured in Las Vegas shooting

University of Florida student among injured in Las Vegas shooting

Her injuries left her with respiratory issues as she works to regain her strength. "Now, I have to have a bullet in my back the rest of my life for no reason". Babik told WKMG she heard three rounds of gunfire then felt something on her back. Babik said she thought: "Am I going to die?" "So I'm just sorry other people have to deal with similar or worse injuries or losses, and I hope they are OK, too". Consulte Mais Informação

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FC Porto enfrenta israelitas na Taça da Europa de basquetebol

FC Porto enfrenta israelitas na Taça da Europa de basquetebol

O último período, mostrou o aproximar da equipa Israelita que chegou a passar novamente para a frente do marcador mas a equipa do Porto soube sofrer e ser coesa e conseguiu uma excelente vitória com 3 pontos de vantagem por 65-68. Gilbert foi mesmo o jogador com melhor rendimento entre os portistas (24 pontos, 19 na primeira parte), mas Sasa Borovnjak (13 pontos e seis ressaltos) e Hanley (15 pontos e seis ressaltos) também se destacaram pela combatividade nas áreas mais próximas do cesto. Consulte Mais Informação

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Xiaomi to launch Mi Mix 2 on October 10

He pointed out that apart from being a smartphone maker, Xiaomi is also an "Internet company" and an "e-commerce company". It features an 18:9 aspect ratio display that was acquired from LG. Connectivity-wise, the upcoming phone supports 4G LTE, VoLTE, dual-band Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 5.0, USB Type-C port, etc. The device is equipped with a 12 MP Sony-made sensor with 4-axial image stabilisation and 4K video recording capability. Consulte Mais Informação

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Trump seeking better trade ties with Thailand

Trump seeking better trade ties with Thailand

Human rights groups have opposed the visit of Prayuth. Under Trump, the US has looked to resume high-level ties and authorize more arms sales. "If that's the way they go, it's probably going to represent a missed opportunity to push Thailand to address lingering domestic governance challenges the Thais are facing, and the administration's general lack of focus on Southeast Asia", Harold tells Newsweek . Consulte Mais Informação

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Akbayan awards 'People's Medal of Valor' award to Ombudsman Morales

Akbayan awards 'People's Medal of Valor' award to Ombudsman Morales

In an interview, Overall Deputy Ombudsman Arthur Carandang said they received documents containing bank transactions from the intelligence gathering conducted by AMLC. The Makabayan bloc said what the Ombudsman was doing was within the ambit of her functions. Administrative charges of grave misconduct, gross dishonesty and gross negligence constituting betrayal of public trust were filed on Tuesday by former congressmen Jacinto Paras and Glenn Chong against Carandang and several other ... Consulte Mais Informação

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All Blacks getting hometown support in Cape Town

All Blacks getting hometown support in Cape Town

Foster, who coached the Chiefs before becoming All Blacks assistant in 2012, did however warn that it may take some time before the Springboks started reaping rewards with their new game style. After South Africa's strategy backfired in Albany, there were calls for the Springboks to revert to a more conservative approach against their old foes at Newlands on Saturday. Consulte Mais Informação

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