Philippines

  • National University (NU)-Sta. Elena knows that a successful attempt by Cignal to square the championship series of the Spikers' Turf Open Conference would not only result in a do-or-die duel for the men's volleyball jewel. It will also give their foes momentum in the winner-take-all affair. That's why the Nationals know exactly what is the […]
  • Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Friday said Kyiv's forces had achieved "significant results" in the east of the country and mentioned the Russian-occupied stronghold of Lyman, but without giving details. Zelensky made the remarks in a video address. Ukraine's defense ministry said earlier its troops had captured a village near Lyman, in the eastern Donetsk […]
  • DUBAI — Iran, which has blamed "foreign enemies" for protests that swept the country after the death of a woman in morality police custody, said on Friday it had arrested nine European nationals for their role in the unrest. The detention of citizens of Germany, Poland, Italy, France, the Netherlands, Sweden and other countries is […]
  • CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY — Responders of the Municipal Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Office (MDRRMO) of Manticao town, Misamis Oriental honored colleagues of Bulacan who perished while on rescue mission last Sunday amid the onslaught of Super Typhoon Karding. At 7 p.m. on Friday, the Manticao rescuers offered prayers outside their office and then […]
  • Despite the news of an impending typhoon last Sept. 24, the K-drama fan in me simply could not resist attending "2022 Hwang In-youp 1st Fan Meeting" in Manila—the last stop of the Korean star's first official fan meeting across Asia made possible by Ovation Productions. Gusts of cold wind and rain showers met me as […]