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Austria Greens minister gears up for new virus test after initial praise

Jul 11, 2020 - 6:54 PM

'Now comes the difficult... stabilization phase after the reopening,' says Austrian Health Minister Rudolf Anschober

A woman with face protection mask walks past Saint Stephen's Cathedral (Stephansdom) in Vienna on April 6, 2020 during the exit restrictions amid the new coronavirus / Covid-19 pandemic. - Austria could start easing its coronavirus lockdown measures from next week, Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said on April 6, 2020, but warned that this depended on citizens abiding by social distancing rules. (Photo by HELMUT FOHRINGER / APA / AFP) / Austria OUT

[PODCAST] At the Buzzer: A La Salle lookback with Mike Cortez

Jul 04, 2020 - 4:31 PM

Former UAAP star Mike Cortez takes a trip down the La Salle memory lane with host Naveen Ganglani

Mike Cortez looks back at La Salle career in upcoming podcast

Jul 03, 2020 - 10:25 PM

Former UAAP standout Mike Cortez recalls how the Green Archers transformed into the ‘best in-shape team’ during their title runs

LA SALLE LEGEND. Before his 16-year PBA career, Mike Cortez showcased his wares in the UAAP hardcourt. File photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

Should La Salle retire Jeron Teng’s jersey?

Jun 16, 2020 - 7:39 PM

While some argue that other Green Archers deserve a jersey retirement before him, Jeron Teng may just have enough to bolster his case

Suicide bomber targets mosque in Kabul's Green Zone

Jun 03, 2020 - 12:43 AM

The latest attack in the Afghan capital comes after 7 civilians were killed in the north of the country in a roadside bomb blast authorities blamed on the Taliban

LATEST ATTACK. In this file photo, Muslims offer prayers at the start of the Eid al-Fitr festival which marks the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan at the Wazir Akbar Khan mosque in Kabul on May 24, 2020. File photo by Wakil Kohsar/AFP

Ex-Kobe teammate Brian Shaw to coach Jalen Green, Kai Sotto

Jun 02, 2020 - 10:46 PM

Filipino rising basketball stars Jalen Green and Kai Sotto will learn from multi-titled former NBA player and coach Brian Shaw

LEARNING THE ROPES. Kai Sotto gets an introduction to NBA-level of training under the mentorship of Brian Shaw. Photo by Paul Mata/Rappler

LOOKBACK: Best NBA second-round draft steals of the modern era

May 29, 2020 - 9:54 PM

These diamonds in the rough have made many teams extremely happy with their low-risk, high-reward finds

Former MVP Enchong Dee, Lady Spikers lead La Salle fund drive

May 29, 2020 - 2:37 PM

Past and present La Salle athletes team up to help vulnerable communities amid the pandemic

Kai Sotto officially signs with NBA G League, joins Fil-Am Jalen Green

May 14, 2020 - 10:57 AM

Deciding to skip college, 7-foot-2 Filipino teen Kai Sotto says the G League is the 'best route' to get closer to his NBA dream

Here to win: Pumaren says Green Archers can’t be complacent

May 08, 2020 - 4:38 PM

'We should not be down here,' says new La Salle coach Derrick Pumaren as the Archers continue to train remotely in a bid to reclaim lost glory

STILL FOCUSED. Coach Derrick Pumaren says the Green Archers must always be ready. Photo from PBA D-League

Fil-Am Jalen Green to take G League path to NBA

Apr 17, 2020 - 8:03 AM

Top-ranked Jalen Green received offers to play in the US NCAA and the NBL in Australia but turned them down for the G League

SOUGHT AFTER. Jalen Green is ranked by ESPN as the No. 1 high school player in the class of 2020. Photo from Chooks-to-Go


UAAP legend Ren-Ren Ritualo names his all-time La Salle 5

Apr 08, 2020 - 7:11 PM

Former King Archer Ren-Ren Ritualo also shares his thoughts on facing his toughest opponent and returning to La Salle

Green Day reschedules Manila show to March 2021

Apr 03, 2020 - 12:50 PM

Fans of the punk band can catch them in Manila in less than a year!

NEW SCHEDULE. Green Day announces new dates for its Asia tour. Screenshot from Twitter.com/GreenDay

Rodgers uses private jet to flee Peru amid coronavirus panic

Mar 28, 2020 - 11:13 AM

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers manages to leave Peru just before the airport lockdown

Photo by Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Rockets hit Iraq's Green Zone, U.S.-led coalition leaves base

Mar 26, 2020 - 5:55 PM

Other Iraqi bases and foreign embassies, particularly the American mission, have been targeted in more than two dozen rocket attacks since late October that have prompted fears of a proxy war on Iraqi soil

GREEN ZONE. Members of the Iraqi security forces look on as municipal workers clear cement blocks at the al-Sinek bridge, connecting the Iraqi capital Baghdad's Sinek district to the Salhiyeh district neighboring the high-security Green Zone, which hosts government offices and foreign embassies, in Baghdad on February 12, 2020. File photo by Ahmad Al-Rubaye/AFP

Endangered green sea turtle rescued in Palawan

Mar 24, 2020 - 1:15 PM

The Community Environment and Natural Resources Office response team says a boat propeller may have injured the green turtle

RESCUED. Residents reported this stranded green turtle in Puerto Princesa City. Photo courtesy of CENRO Puerto Princesa

La Salle vet Melecio knows what matters amid virus crisis

Mar 18, 2020 - 10:14 PM

After returning to his hometown in Bukidnon, Aljun Melecio rediscovers his priorities

STILL READY. La Salle standout Aljun Melecio makes sure to stay in shape during the long sports layoff. Photo from UAAP

After shock first-day loss, Ateneo soars past rival La Salle

Mar 07, 2020 - 5:56 PM

Chu Njigha fuels Ateneo’s attack as the Blue Eagles down the La Salle Green Spikers in UAAP men’s volleyball

ATTACK MODE. Chu Njigha unleashes 20 points to lift Ateneo. Photo relase

Ruthless Ateneo crushes UV to reach PCCL finals

Mar 07, 2020 - 4:59 PM

Reigning three-time UAAP champion Ateneo proves head and shoulder above the competition with a masterful fourth-quarter showing against UV

CLUTCH. Tyler Tio provides the endgame hits for Ateneo. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler


La Salle outguns Letran, Marinero blasts CEU in D-League debut

Mar 02, 2020 - 7:51 PM

La Salle banks on a balanced scoring attack as the Green Archers give head coach Derrick Pumaren a fitting return to the team

GREEN ARCHERS. Aljun Melecio and La Salle showcase their dangerous form in a blowout win over Letran. Photo from PBA Images


Green Day postpones Asia tour amid coronavirus scare

Feb 28, 2020 - 3:05 PM

The band says they will be announcing new dates soon

GREEN DAY. The American rock band postpones its Asia tour due to concerns over the coronavirus crisis. Photo from Facebook.com/GreenDay

Jermaine Byrd leaves La Salle, pursues other coaching options

Feb 12, 2020 - 5:28 PM

La Salle's American consultant Jermaine Byrd turns down the school's offer to work as a skills coach under new mentor Derrick Pumaren

EXIT. Former La Salle basketball consultant Jermaine Byrd decides to return to the United States. File photo by Alvin S. Go/Rappler

Evan Nelle wants to 'spread his wings' in move to La Salle

Jan 21, 2020 - 12:43 PM

Evan Nelle seeks growth in the UAAP as he joins the De La Salle Green Archers in Season 84

NEW CHALLENGES. Evan Nelle transfers from San Beda to De La Salle University. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Nelle misses Beda practices amid La Salle transfer rumors

Jan 19, 2020 - 6:06 PM

Months after losing the NCAA crown to Letran, the San Beda Red Lions might also lose a key cog in Evan Nelle

QUESTION MARK. Talks of Even Nelle’s jump from San Beda to La Salle continue to swirl. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

La Salle's Cagulangan set for transfer to UP

Jan 13, 2020 - 4:10 PM

Former NCAA juniors MVP Joel Cagulangan will serve a one-year residency before seeing action for the UP Fighting Maroons in the UAAP

NEW HOME. Joel Cagulangan leaves the La Salle lair. Photo from Chooks-to-Go


A reunion with Derrick Pumaren might be what La Salle needs

Jan 10, 2020 - 2:48 PM

Is Derrick Pumaren too old-school for La Salle? A return to tradition may just work for the Green Archers this time

Derrick Pumaren. Photo from PBA Images

Austria's Kurz returns as world's youngest chancellor

Jan 07, 2020 - 7:23 PM

Sebastian Kurz, 33, vows to 'protect the climate and the borders' as he becomes chancellor of Austria

CHANCELLOR. Austria's President Alexander van der Bellen (R) looks on as Austria's designated Chancellor Sebastian Kurz signs a document during a swearing-in ceremony of their new coalition government on January 7, 2020 at the President's office in Vienna, Austria. Photo by Joe Klamar/AFP

Pumaren magic returns to La Salle amid development flux

Jan 07, 2020 - 1:25 PM

Derrick Pumaren is back at the forefront of the La Salle Green Archers' continued growth

AT HELM. Derrick Pumaren returns to La Salle to lead the Green Archers in Season 83. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

UP, La Salle banner PBA D-League field

Jan 06, 2020 - 10:19 PM

The UP Fighting Maroons return to the PBA D-League for the first time since 2016

BIG NAME. Kobe Paras is expected to debut in the PBA D-League. File photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler


Derrick Pumaren tapped as La Salle coach

Jan 06, 2020 - 6:40 PM

(UPDATED) A third Pumaren takes over the reins for the La Salle Green Archers

BACK AT IT? Derrick Pumaren could return to the UAAP. Photo from PBA Images


2019: Year of rough seas for PH in the face of belligerent China

Dec 10, 2019 - 8:09 PM

Often undetected, Chinese vessels and warships cross deeper into the Philippines' territorial seas and closer to home

Renewable energy could cut power generation health impact by 80%

Nov 20, 2019 - 9:59 AM

Scientists says if majority of energy is derived from solar and wind power it could cut adverse health effects from electricity production by 80% compared with our current fossil-heavy economies

WINDMILL MAGIC. Be swept away by the wind and the towering beauty of Bangui’s windmills. Photo by Ros Flores

Philippines gets $10-M fund to boost early warning for disasters

Nov 13, 2019 - 1:10 PM

House Deputy Speaker Loren Legarda, who is part of the Green Climate Fund Board, says hazard information will be translated into 'understandable and actionable early warnings' for people's safety

[PODCAST] Bakit di dapat balewalain ang harassment ng China malapit sa Panatag Shoal?

Nov 07, 2019 - 10:28 PM

Mali si Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo na wala sa interes ng Pilipinas ang insidente sa West Philippine Sea.

'OK, boomer': New Zealand MP hits out at parliament age gap

Nov 07, 2019 - 2:51 PM

The catchphrase, 'OK, boomer,' is used to dismiss out-of-touch, condescending, or closed-minded attitudes associated with the baby-boomer generation and older people more generally.

CHLOE SWARBRICK. Image from Facebook page of Chloe Swarbrick at https://www.facebook.com/chloeNZgreens/

Gov't neglecting duty to defend PH territory – maritime expert

Nov 05, 2019 - 10:19 AM

Maritime law expert Jay Batongbacal says not calling out China's latest harassment 'is tantamount to a public surrender of Philippine interest in Scarborough Shoal'

WEST PHILIPPINE SEA. This broader ECDIS map image shows Scarborough Shoal adjacent to the western tip of Luzon. The red line represents the general direction of the Green Aura's course as it heads from Thailand to China on its voyage from September 26 to October 6, 2019. Photo courtesy of Captain Manolo Ebora

Why should we alter our course? This week's outlook

Nov 04, 2019 - 9:45 PM

We wonder how many stories in the high seas are left untold – whether by Philippine Navy troops who would get into confrontations with Chinese ships or Filipino fishermen who are constantly harassed in our own waters

Cayetano: 'Nothing new' with China driving away Filipino-crewed ship

Nov 04, 2019 - 9:30 PM

Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano also does not want to use the term 'harassment' to refer to a 'Chinese naval warship' ordering a Filipino-crewed commercial ship to change course in Scarborough Shoal

'NOTHING NEW.' Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano does not want to use the term 'harassment' for the incident involving a Chinese warship and a Filipino-crewed commercial ship in Scarborough Shoal. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler

Locsin refuses to call out China ship harassment in West Philippine Sea

Nov 04, 2019 - 6:10 PM

'We stick our noses in and 400,000 Filipino mariners get embroiled in a maritime issue,' says Foreign Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr

This photo from the Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) of the oil tanker Green Aura indicates the presence of Chinese vessels near Scarborough Shoal on September 30, 2019. Photo courtesy of Captain Manolo Ebora

Maritime expert hits Panelo for downplaying China ship harassment

Nov 04, 2019 - 11:10 AM

'It's like a person not caring that his house is being managed by someone else who claims to be the owner,' says expert Jay Batongbacal in response to Malacañang

Presidential Chief Legal Counsel and Spokesperson Salvador Panelo holds a press conference for the Malacañang Press Corps (MPC) at the Impact Challenger in Nonthaburi, Thailand on November 3, 2019. AVITO DALAN/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO

Panelo: Harassment of Filipino-crewed ship 'not our concern'

Nov 03, 2019 - 10:20 PM

'It's not a Philippine vessel,' says Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo, when asked about the incident involving a Filipino-crewed commercial ship and a 'Chinese warship'

FILIPINO CREW. Ship captain Manolo Ebora (left) speaks to the crew of a 'Chinese warship' on the radio as his crew of fellow Filipinos steer the international oil tanker Green Aura near Scarborough Shoal in the West Philippine Sea on September 30, 2019. Photo courtesy of Captain Manolo Ebora

Lorenzana to China: Respect international maritime law

Nov 03, 2019 - 2:26 PM

The defense chief also says the encounter between a Chinese vessel that claimed to be a warship and the Filipino crew of a commercial ship ‘should not be blown out of proportion or sensationalized’

PHILIPPINE WATERS. This photo from the Electronic Chart Display and Information System (ECDIS) of the oil tanker Green Aura indicates the ship's path between Panatag Shoal (left) and Luzon island (right), and the presence of Chinese vessels in the area on September 30, 2019. Photo courtesy of Captain Manolo Ebora

Warriors injury jinx strikes again as Green sidelined

Nov 03, 2019 - 9:18 AM

Already playing minus injured stars Steph Curry and Klay Thompson, another key cog in Draymond Green gets sidelined

 Photo from NBA

Lorenzana commends Filipino captain who defied ‘Chinese warship’ in West PH Sea

Nov 02, 2019 - 8:00 PM

The defense chief also rebuts the 'Chinese naval warship' crew’s claim that Panatag Shoal is ‘under the jurisdiction of the Chinese government’

COMMENDABLE. Captain Manolo Ebora of the international oil tanker M/T Green Aura stood up to a Chinese naval warship near Panatag Shoal on September 30, 2019. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana commended him on November 2, 2019, saying his handling of the encounter was admirable. Image by Rappler

DFA verifying Chinese ship harassment of Filipino-crewed ship in West PH Sea

Nov 02, 2019 - 2:12 PM

'We will verify the facts of the incident then relevant offices will make the appropriate recommendations,' says the Department of Foreign Affairs

Ship captain Manolo Ebora speaks to the crew of a "Chinese warship" on the radio as his crew of fellow Filipinos steer the international oil tanker Green Aura past Scarborough Shoal on September 30, 2019. Photo courtesy of Captain Manolo Ebora

EXCLUSIVE: Chinese ‘naval warship’ harasses Filipino-crewed ship near Scarborough Shoal

Nov 01, 2019 - 9:48 PM

The Chinese vessel insists that the commercial ship change course to avoid the shoal, and then tails it to make sure it stays away from the Chinese-controlled area in the West Philippine Sea

Danding Cojuangco likely to step down as chief La Salle backer

Oct 30, 2019 - 7:38 PM

As La Salle misses out on the Final Four for the second straight season, the Green Archers may also lose a key supporter

END OF THE ROAD. Andrei Caracut and the Green Archers wind up at 5th place. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

La Salle destroys hapless Adamson to end failed season

Oct 30, 2019 - 2:49 PM

Out of the Final Four for the second straight season, La Salle makes sure to wrap up its campaign with a big triumph

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Byrd praises Serrano's heart despite crucial miss vs UP

Oct 28, 2019 - 11:32 PM

La Salle consultant Jermaine Byrd says he will never blame Encho Serrano, who missed the shot that would have kept the Green Archers' Final Four bid alive

BOUNCE BACK. Encho Serrano has earned the respect and admiration of La Salle consultant Jermaine Byrd. Photo from UAAP


IN PHOTOS: UP vs La Salle – UAAP Season 82, 2nd round

Oct 27, 2019 - 8:44 PM

Check out some photos of the heart-stopping showdown that propels UP back to the Final Four and boots out La Salle

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler