Saturday, 23rd August 2014

Click Icon to Share this post

Share

July 13,2013 12:22 AM

Four-time NBA MVP and two-time NBA champion LeBron James is headed for Manila.

Nike Philippines will bring James over for a one-day promotional visit on July 23, according to a press release, to "inspire the Filipino youth and aspiring basketball athletes to embark on their own pursuit of greatness."

James this past season averaged 26.8 points, 8.0 rebounds, 7.3 assists and 1.7 steals as a member of the defending champions Miami Heat.

In addition to James, the country will also play host to Houston Rocket James Harden and New Orleans Pelican Eric Gordon from July 26 to 28, for the NBA 3X Philippines 2013. Then in October, the entire Houston Rockets squad takes on the Indiana Pacers in a preseason exhibition game at the MOA Arena. (GMA News)

Opinion new Banner
Click image for full view
Rethinking the ‘Trial by Publicity’ rule

August 23, 2014 01:10 AM

By: Luis V. Teodoro

IN ONE more demonstration of the Philippine military’s incapacity for anything resembling objective judgment, which results in its chronic inability to distinguish between victims and victimizers, the retired generals of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, through the Association of General and Flag Officers (AGFO), their 800-strong organization, decried what they said was the “trial by publicity” that their cohort Jovito Palparan Jr., has been getting. Read more...

Enemy within

August 23, 2014 01:08 AM

By: Artchil B. Fernandez

IT IS A strange development that in the twilight years of the administration of President Noy Aquino, it embarks on the path of the self-destruction. It enjoyed high popularity ratings in the last four years, an enviable feat considering the turbulent nature of Philippine politics, so why lose all? Read more...

Iloilo sex workers can’t change career overnight

August 23, 2014 01:06 AM

By: Alex P. Vidal

“I believe that sex is one of the most beautiful, natural, wholesome things that money can buy.” – Steve Martin

SEX WORKERS are not supposed to beg for customers openly in public like beggars and street children. Read more...

Mark it

August 23, 2014 01:04 AM

By: Modesto P. Sao-noy

LAST August 11, the Papal awardees assisted Very Rev Felix P. Pasquin unveiled and blessed the marker at the San Sebastian Cathedral commemorating the visit of St. Pope John Paul II. He then read the message of Bacolod Bishop Vicente M. Navarra who was unable to attend on doctor’s orders. Read more...

Need to help the Church during her earthly pilgrimage

August 23, 2014 01:02 AM

By: Fr. Czar Emmanuel Alvarez, OSA

21ST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

Gospel Reading: Matthew 16,13-20

HOW DO you react every time you hear about scandals in the Church? What attitude do you assume? Do you immediately entertain the thought of abandoning her and of transferring to a different church instead? Do you limit yourself to criticizing church leaders? Read more...

Need to help the Church during her earthly pilgrimage

August 23, 2014 01:02 AM

By: Fr. Czar Emmanuel Alvarez, OSA

21ST SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME

Gospel Reading: Matthew 16,13-20

HOW DO you react every time you hear about scandals in the Church? What attitude do you assume? Do you immediately entertain the thought of abandoning her and of transferring to a different church instead? Do you limit yourself to criticizing church leaders? Read more...

Negros News New Banner
Sports News New Banner
Business News New Banner
Community Events new Banner
About Us New banner
Foreign Exchange New Banner
order Newspaper New Banner
Order newspaper
interval banner