Marcos Jr.’s wide lead can be overcome, analysts say

Leila B. Salaverria 02/15/2022

MANILA, Philippines — The wide lead of Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. in the latest Pulse Asia survey could be attributed to the consolidation of his support base with that of his running mate, his early preparation for…

Duterte wants female soldiers to lead cash aid distribution

Darryl John Esguerra 05/12/2020

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) to tap female soldiers to ensure speedy and uncorrupted distribution of the emergency subsidy for low-income families affected by the COVID-19…

Borongan City’s lead dancer is Sinulog Festival Queen 2020

Immae Lachica 01/18/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Monika Afable, a 17-year-old senior high school student from Borongan City, Eastern Samar, was crowned Sinulog Festival Queen 2020. For winning the crown, Afable who is the lead dancer of Tribu Rayhak, won…

Tuburan takes lead in Bracket B of Governor’s Cup quarterfinals

Jonas N. Panerio 04/22/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Tuburan ran its winning streak to three games after it put down Sogod, 90-81, in quarterfinal action of the 2019 Governor’s Cup basketball tournament over at the Alegria Sports Complex. Romyr Gonzaga led…

Cebu City Niños take Batang Pinoy Visayas lead

Mars G. Alison 02/28/2019

ILOILO CITY, Philippines – Defending overall champions Cebu City Niños have taken the top spot after amassing a total of 13 gold medals at the end of the fourth day of competition, Thursday, February 28, 2019, in…

Trae Young leads Hawks past LeBron James, Lakers

02/13/2019

ATLANTA (AP) — Rookie Trae Young had 22 points and 14 assists, John Collins also scored 22 points despite foul trouble, and the Atlanta Hawks defeated LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers 117-113 on Tuesday night.…

Duterte to lead handover of Balangiga bells — Palace

Inquirer.net 12/09/2018

MANILA, Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to lead the scheduled handover of the Balangiga bells on December 11, Malacañang said Sunday. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo in a statement said that the Palace awaits “enthusiastically” for…

Bacayo takes CDU lead

Ray Charlie C. Diaz 11/16/2018

LOCAL darter Dino Bacayo has taken the upperhand of the 1st Cebu Darters United (CDU) Darts League which is already on its fourth week of competition. Bacayo now has a total of 49 points after ruling the…

Ang, Ibañez lead teams to victory in IBP basketball

PR 10/16/2018

TOPE Ang drained 25 points including five trifectas as the Gilas Defenders remained unbeaten in the IBP Basketball League after routing the undermanned Spartans, 77-51, last Saturday at the Capitol Parish gym. Ang also had five assists…

Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza lead awardees of 32nd Star Awards for television

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 10/15/2018

MORE than three years after their rise to fame via the AlDub phenomenon, Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza continue to reap awards, this time for their hosting stint with noontime show, “Eat Bulaga!” where it all started.…

E-Leagues for basketball: Sharks take Elite Classic lead

JONAS PANERIO 09/30/2018

  The Accenture Sharks outlasted the Sykes Pioneers, 60-57, to grab the lead in the Elite Classic division of the Tanduay Athletics E-Leagues for Basketball 2018 on Saturday at the City Sports Club-Cebu. The win was the…

Great comeback: USJ-R erases 18-point lead to defeat USC

JONAS PANERIO 09/18/2018

THE UNIVERSITY of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R) Jaguars clawed their way back from an 18-point deficit to take down the University of San Carlos (USC) Warriors, 101-93, in the 2018 Cesafi men’s basketball tournament on Tuesday night at…

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