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Cop killed in an encounter with alleged NPA in Davao del Norte

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:49

A cop was killed in a raid by suspected members of the New People’s Army (NPA) at a police base in Malitbog, Panabo City, and Davao Del Norte Friday morning. The Davao region police said the victim was identified as SPO1 Niño Moreño who was also a police sniper. “There’s harassment by NPA, and after […] The post Cop killed in an encounter with alleged NPA in Davao del Norte appeared first on UNTV News.


Ferrari F154CB is International Engine of the Year for Second Straight Year

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:36

The Ferrari F154CB V8 powerplant for the Ferrari 488 models has been named as the International Engine of the Year for the second straight year, making it the fifth engine ... The post Ferrari F154CB is International Engine of the Year for Second Straight Year appeared first on Carmudi Philippines.


Police rules out terrorism in recent Manila explosion

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:32

MANILA — “We cannot consider it as an act of terrorism. Firstly, the signs of terrorism include premeditation, proper planning and casualties. There was no casualty in this incident. The motive being looked at here is a fight between two groups in Tuazon and Zapanta Street.” This was how Manila Police District – Public Information […] The post Police rules out terrorism in recent Manila explosion appeared first on UNTV News.


North Korea accuses US of 'smear campaign' over student's death

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:26

North Korea on Friday accused the United States of waging a "smear campaign" over the death of an American student who was detained for more than a year and sent back home in a coma. US President Donald Trump has slammed the incarceration and eventual death of 22-year-old Otto Warmbier as "a total disgrace". "The smear campaign against (North Korea) staged in the US compels us to make firm determination that humanitarianism and benevolence for the enemy are a taboo and we should further sharpen the blade of law", the foreign ministry spokesman said in state media.


Russian warships fire cruise missiles at IS targets in Syria

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 09:24

Two Russian warships and a submarine in the Mediterranean have fired missiles at Islamic State group targets in Syria, the defence ministry said Friday. It said that Turkish and Israeli military "were informed in a timely manner of the missile launches through communication channels," but it did not mention the United States. Russia has suspended its communication channel with the US on military operations in Syria after a US jet shot down a Syrian warplane on Sunday, with Moscow accusing Washington of failing to issue a warning.


Unpaid Rio de Janeiro orchestras play the blues

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:50

When Filipe Moreira, principal dancer at the Rio de Janeiro ballet, takes to the stage, his grace and athleticism wows the audience. Like the more than 500 other members of the Theatro Municipal in nearly bankrupt Rio, the lithe, super-fit 36-year-old hasn't been paid properly since mid-2016. "We've lost the minimum conditions for making a living," Moreira said in the ornate Art Nouveau theater at the center of the Brazilian city which only a year ago was hosting the Summer Olympics.


New York conductor Gilbert to lead Hamburg's ambitious orchestra

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:14

The New York Philharmonic's outgoing music director Alan Gilbert was named Friday to lead the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra in Hamburg, whose ambitions are rising with a landmark new building. Gilbert, whose eight-year tenure at the pre-eminent US orchestra has been marked by explorations of new work and growing global outreach, will become chief conductor of the NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra later this year, it said. The announcement comes months after the opening of the Elbphilharmonie, a glassy, acoustically cutting-edge concert house on the Elbe River with sweeping views of Germany's second largest city.


China to Fund Two Bridge Projects in Metro Manila

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 08:06

The People’s Republic of China has signed an agreement with the Philippine government which will see the former design and finance the construction of two bridge projects within Metro Manila. ... The post China to Fund Two Bridge Projects in Metro Manila appeared first on Carmudi Philippines.


North Korea conducts rocket engine test: US official

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:39

North Korea has tested a rocket engine that could be fitted to an intercontinental ballistic missile, a US official said, in an apparent provocation ahead of a summit between President Donald Trump and the leader of South Korea. President Moon Jae-In heads to Washington next week to meet Trump for the first time since taking office in May, as tensions soar on the Korean peninsula over Kim Jong-Un's nuclear weapons programme. The US official confirmed to AFP that Pyongyang tested a rocket engine on Thursday, on condition of anonymity and without providing further details.


Harley-Davidson Wants to Buy Ducati

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:30

Ever since news circulated that Volkswagen wanted to put up Ducati for sale back in April 2017, various motorcycle brand names and several buyout firms expressed their interest in the ... The post Harley-Davidson Wants to Buy Ducati appeared first on Carmudi Philippines.


Bella Thorne parties with Scott Disick after dubbing him too 'hardcore' for her

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:30

Bella and Scott's night out together comes after the actress insisted he was too "hardcore".


Halsey slams Iggy Azalea for her 'complete disregard of black culture'

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:30

Iggy Azalea has been called out for appropriating black culture in the past.


Janet Jackson 'so happy' since becoming a mother

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:30

Janet Jackson often calls Jimmy Jam on FaceTime so he can speak to her son.


Ed Sheeran reunites with terminally ill fan for sweet photo

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 07:30

Superfan Sophia Gall couldn't believe her luck when she met Ed Sheeran for a second time.


PNP holds twice-to-beat advantage over DOJ in UNTV Cup Executive Face Off Semis

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:57

  Games this Sunday, June 25 Game 1: PNP Responders vs DOJ Justice Boosters, 3PM Game 2: AFP Cavaliers vs Judiciary Magis, 5PM   With eyes on the title at the UNTV Cup Executive Face-Off, the policemen are not discounting the threat posed by the Boosters. NCRPO Chief PDir. Oscar Albayade said, “Kailangan practice siguro […] The post PNP holds twice-to-beat advantage over DOJ in UNTV Cup Executive Face Off Semis appeared first on UNTV News.


Lily Collins: 'Exercise is a form of escapism'

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:15

Lily Collins may be the face of Lancome but her general approach to beauty is quite low-maintenance.


China's Xi visit to Hong Kong confirmed: report

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 06:10

President Xi Jinping will come to Hong Kong next week to mark 20 years since the city was handed back to China by Britain, local media said, in a visit that will be incendiary to activists. Although widely expected, officials have not so far said whether Xi will make the trip, his first to Hong Kong since becoming president in 2013. The South China Morning Post reported for the first time Friday that Xi's visit had been "confirmed", citing unnamed sources with knowledge of the visit.


DOTr to Mark First Five Stations of Manila-Clark Railway Project

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 05:55

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) has named the locations of the first five stations of the Manila-Clark Railway Project which will connect Metro Manila to Central Luzon via train. The first ... The post DOTr to Mark First Five Stations of Manila-Clark Railway Project appeared first on Carmudi Philippines.


10 Most Expensive Motorcycles in the World 2017

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 05:18

Motorcycles are considered to be one of the most popular modes of transport in the Metro. A good number of people prefer them over cars because they’re much cheaper than ... The post 10 Most Expensive Motorcycles in the World 2017 appeared first on Carmudi Philippines.


Sen. Trillanes links Supt. Marcos, other members of PNPA class ‘96 to Davao Death Squad

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 04:12

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV said he is no longer surprised by the move of the Department of Justice (DOJ) to downgrade the case filed against Superintendent Marvin Marcos from murder to homicide. Marcos and his men  have been accused of killing Albuera, Leyte Mayor Rolando Espinosa in November 2016. The senator said the DOJ’s move […] The post Sen. Trillanes links Supt. Marcos, other members of PNPA class ‘96 to Davao Death Squad appeared first on UNTV News.