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IN PHOTOS: PH Navy arrives in Hawaii for world's largest naval exercises

Jun 27, 2018 - 10:34 AM

The Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) includes disaster response, maritime security operations, sea control, and complex warfighting

Photo from naval public affairs office

PH Navy contingent leaves for Hawaii to join naval war games

Jun 06, 2018 - 4:29 PM

It is the first time the Philippine Navy is participating in Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC), a multilateral naval exercise to be hosted by the US Navy's Pacific Fleet from June 27 to August 2

OFF TO HAWAII. The Philippine Navy is joining Exercise RIMPAC for the first time. Photo courtesy of the Philippine Navy

'Pacific Rim: Uprising' Review: Senseless plot, mindless fun

Apr 02, 2018 - 11:30 PM

Pacific Rim: Uprising, starring John Boyega and Cailee Spaeny, is a sequel to the 2013 Guillermo del Toro film

ROBOTS RETURN. 'Pacific Rim:Uprising' sees super-sized robots taking on monsters. Screenshot from YouTube.com/legendarychannel

14 film yang patut ditunggu tahun 2018

Jan 02, 2018 - 8:38 PM

Beragam tontonan menarik dengan berbaga genre, baik dari dalam maupun luar negeri, bisa menjadi pilihan hiburan sepanjang 2018

Berita selebriti hari ini: Jumat, 17 Maret 2017

Mar 17, 2017 - 9:05 PM

Rangkuman berita seputar selebriti dan dunia hiburan yang tidak boleh Anda lewatkan

China to join US-led naval exercise – US official

May 07, 2016 - 1:15 AM

It s a way to better understand one another to work together closer says US Seventh Fleet commander Vice Admiral Joseph Aucoin

epa04328649 A photo made available 24 July 2014 of the U.S. Navy's amphibious assault ship 'USS Peleiu' at an unspecified position at sea off the coast of Hawaii, USA, on 22 July 2014. The 'USS Peleiu' is participating in the 2014 RIMPAC ('Rim of the Pacific') bi-annual exercise along with 21 other nations, 49 surface ships, six submarines, more than 200 aircraft and an estimated 25,000 military personnel from for 26 June until 01 August 2014. EPA/BRUCE OMORI

Yulo stamps class with 2 golds, 2 silvers at Pacific Rim

Apr 11, 2016 - 11:15 PM

Filipino gymnast Caloy Yulo shines in the 8th Pacific Rim Gymnastics Championships making him a prospect for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

SILVER. Caloy Yulo (L) holds his silver medal high in the junior boys rings event of the 8th Pacific Rim Championships in Everett, Washington. Japan's Kanto Amano (C) takes the gold while compatriot Ryuko Sato and Canada's Anthony Tawfik share the bronze. Photo courtesy of GAP president Cynthia Carrion

Asia-Pacific finance ministers vow to shun competitive devaluation

Sep 12, 2015 - 9:57 AM

We will refrain from competitive devaluation and resist all forms of protectionism say APEC finance ministers in a statement

UNVEILED. APEC finance ministers unveil a marker to commemorate the Cebu Action Plan. The work of Toym Imao, the marker is a 4-meter tall sculpture of pounded brass on 4 black granite pedestals representing the plan's pillars. Photo from the Department of Finance

4,000 take part in Mount Fuji eruption drill

Oct 19, 2014 - 4:39 PM

Following the unexpected eruption of Mount Ontake in September thousands of people took part in a mass evacuation drill to test responses to a possible eruption of Mount Fuji

A file photo dated May 08 2007 shows Japanese farmers picking tea leaves under the summit of Mount Fuji, in Shizuoka prefecture, Japan. Photo by Everett Kennedy Brown/EPA

South Korea tops North Korea in Asian Games football cliff-hanger

Oct 03, 2014 - 12:06 AM

Hosts South Korea overcame North Korea 1 0 with virtually the last kick of extra time to win a cliff hanging Asian Games men s football final in a matchup of nations technically at war

FOOTBALL WAR. South Korea celebrates after winning the 2014 Asian Games football final over North Korea. Photo by Prakash Singh/AFP

Japan's Abe declares peace goals in historic Australia visit

Jul 08, 2014 - 12:46 PM

Abe uses an historic address to a joint sitting of Australia s parliament to say that Japan is now determined to do more to enhance peace in the region and peace in the world

ABE AND ABBOTT. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (L) and Prime Minister Tony Abbott depart the House of Representatives after Prime Minister Abe's address to a joint sitting at Parliament House in Canberra on July 8, 2014. Pool photo/AFP

7.6 quake strikes off Solomon Islands

Apr 13, 2014 - 7:32 AM

The US Geological Survey which measured the undersea quake at around 29 kilometres 18 miles deep issued a green alert indicating there was a low likelihood of casualties and damage

California fire spreads toward San Francisco water supply

Aug 27, 2013 - 12:04 AM

The blaze which started August 17 shows little sign of abating Large fire growth is expected due to extremely dry fuels and inaccessible terrain

OUT OF CONTROL. Flames from the Rim Fire consume trees on August 25, 2013, near Groveland, California. The fire continues and threatens 4,500 homes outside of Yosemite National Park. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images/AFP

'The Wolverine' leads box office pack

Jul 29, 2013 - 8:58 AM

The 6th installment of the X Men franchise took in US 55 M

FIERCE AND FURIOUS. Logan aka The Wolverine is back in his element. Image from 'The Wolverine' Facebook page

#PugadBaboy: Bushet ban punchline 2

Jul 29, 2013 - 5:00 AM

Manila Bus Ban the Bataan Death March and Pacific Rim

Can 'Wolverine' claw back big-budget Hollywood losses?

Jul 27, 2013 - 11:35 AM

North America s normally lucrative summer movie season has seen a series of movies with budgets over 150 million bomb at the box office at the expense of cheaper but more profitable films

BETTER THAN THE LAST. This Wolverine is fueled by melodrama. Photo from the movie's Facebook page

Horror flick 'The Conjuring' leads American box office

Jul 22, 2013 - 8:09 AM

The creepy production about paranormal investigators starring Patrick Wilson and Vera Farmiga took in 41 4 million industry tracker Exhibitor Relations said

'THE CONJURING.' A scene from the horror movie "The Conjuring." Image from the film's official page on Facebook

'Glee' new season postponed

Jul 20, 2013 - 12:25 PM

Cory Monteith s death prompts production s rescheduling to early August

FAREWELL. New season may include his old footage. Photo from the RIP Cory Monteith Facebook page

Cory Monteith cremated

Jul 18, 2013 - 7:27 PM

Private affair for the star s family but dad Joe Monteith not present

FAREWELL. It was a private ceremony for Monteith's partner Lea Michele and family, but the father was not present

'Despicable Me 2' tops in US for a second week

Jul 15, 2013 - 7:41 AM

Minions adults and gigantic robots rule ticket sales in the US

WATCH IT AGAIN. The Minions are lovable and fun to watch. Image from the 'Despicable Me 2' Facebook page

Smashing action, mayhem in 'Pacific Rim'

Jul 12, 2013 - 1:21 PM

Film revamps the Kaiju genre for a brand new generation of viewers

ROBOT ACTION. Jaegers deliver the mech combat badassery. Photo courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures

Action-packed second half

Jul 03, 2013 - 8:43 PM

More blockbusters for the rest of 2013 and a sequel filled 2014

POPCORN, ADRENALINE. Brace yourself for the remaining action in 2013

TechRap: BlackBerry makes a comeback

Feb 03, 2013 - 8:46 AM

Twitter launches a mobile video sharing service will it be the Instagram of videos? We play around with the videoke app that will bring out the star in all of us; and we take a look at all the big announcements from the BlackBerry OS 10 launch event a new name a new celebrity creative director and two new smartphones

TechRap: Samsung Galaxy Camera, the Android digicam

Jan 27, 2013 - 4:47 AM

Flexible displays on smartphones the Galaxy Note 8 and other upcoming phones and tablets of 2013 Google opens offices in the Philippines Former North Korean leader Kim Jong il s favorite gadget is deigned in California And we review the Samsung Galaxy Camera the digicam and Anrdoid device in one

BlackBerry maker RIM ekes out profit, tops forecasts

Dec 21, 2012 - 9:06 AM

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion reports a small profit after 3 consecutive quarterly losses offering some optimism for the struggling smartphone maker

TechRap: New Blackberry phones & Israel-Palestine Twitter war

Nov 19, 2012 - 4:01 AM

New Blackberry phones to be launched January 30th are better things ahead for the troubled smartphone? We look at the future of Facebook and Twitter as seen from recent updates to their mobile apps and the battle between Israel and Palestine goes online

Some see Waterloo for troubled BlackBerry maker

Jun 30, 2012 - 2:48 PM

BlackBerry maker Research in Motion is struggling for survival with researchers seeing a possible risk of total value destruction

China eyes military in South China Sea 'city'

Jun 29, 2012 - 10:37 PM

China makes this announcement amid Pacific military drills led by the US whose regional presence agitates the Chinese

Shooting hoops, a Filipino passion

Apr 25, 2012 - 8:55 AM

The average height of Filipinos have not kept them from embracing basketball a sport made for giants