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Ceres rolls to AFC Champions League qualifiers 2nd round over Shan United

Jan 14, 2020 - 9:37 PM

Ceres-Negros FC will face Thai League 1 team Port FC in the 2nd round of the AFC Champions League qualifiers

EARLY START. Robert Lopez-Mendy opens the floodgates early in the AFC Champions League qualifier first round. Photo by Ceres-Negros FC media

Ceres slips past Shan United's threat for opening game win

Feb 26, 2019 - 10:51 PM

The Busmen sit on top of Group G early in the 2019 AFC Cup

FIRST WIN. OJ Porteria scores a brace to put Ceres on top of Group G. Photo from AFC Cup Twitter

LOOK: HK's Hui Lau Shan is coming to Manila in February 2019

Dec 08, 2018 - 9:03 AM

Hong Kong's Hui Lau Shan, which uses Philippine mangoes in its treats, is expanding to the Philippines early next year

MANGO DRINKS. Hong Kong's Hui Lau Shan's famous mango desserts and drinks are finally coming to Manila. All photos by Aika Rey/Rappler

Marañon's early goal seals the win for Ceres

Mar 14, 2018 - 7:58 PM

Ceres-Negros FC remains on top of Group F with a 3-1-0 record, 10 points and a +12 goal difference

EARLY GOAL. Bienve Marañon's spot kick in the 15th minute gave Ceres the 1-0 lead over Shan United. File Photo from Ceres Negros FC Facebook page

Late goals propel Ceres-Negros to top of Group F

Mar 06, 2018 - 9:47 PM

Ceres leads with 7 points and a +11 goal difference in Group F of the 2018 AFC Cup

LATE GOALS. Patrick Reichelt and Bienviendio Marañon scores late goals in the 79th and 83rd minutes of the game. File Photo by AFC Cup/Lagardere Sports

Ceres outscores Shan United in penalty shootout, advances to round 2

Jan 16, 2018 - 8:46 PM

Ceres-Negros FC will square off against Brisbane Roar on Tuesday, January 23 in Australia

These are some of the most beautiful landscapes in China

Dec 02, 2017 - 8:00 PM

China isn't just about busy and brightly-lit cities – here are some of the most beautiful sights you can catch on your next visit

SEA OF YELLOW. Local tourists drive all the way to the lake in the months of July to August to take snapshots of the rape flowers.

China to U.S.: Trade war will only bring 'pain'

Mar 11, 2017 - 9:33 PM

China has railed against a possible trade war amid growing indications that the Trump administration is serious about pursuing a protectionist agenda

Chinese Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan speaks during a National People's Congress press conference in Beijing on March 11, 2017. Greg Baker/AFP

Duterte thanks China's Xi Jinping for 'loving' PH

Mar 08, 2017 - 9:25 PM

Developments in economic deals with China convince President Rodrigo Duterte that he made the correct decision in offering China his friendship

FRIENDLY TIES. President Rodrigo Duterte welcomes China's Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan during a courtesy call at Malacañang Palace on March 7, 2017. Photo by Rolando Mailo/Presidential Photo

Myanmar army takes outpost from powerful rebel group

Dec 18, 2016 - 7:15 PM

Troops backed by jets and artillery capture Gidon Outpost according to a state run newspaper

8 dead in fighting in Myanmar town on China border

Nov 21, 2016 - 12:00 AM

Clashes erupt between Myanmar s military and several ethnic armed groups in the town of Muse

Hiking the 'Plank Road in the Sky' of Mount Hua, one of 'world’s most dangerous trails'

May 12, 2016 - 9:45 PM

Knife blade ridges precipitous crags and steep and narrow paths – what s it like to hike what many call one of the world s most dangerous trails?


Charly Suarez went for broke to earn Olympic slot

Apr 01, 2016 - 12:18 PM

The partisan cheers from the Chinese crowd only motivated Charly Suarez to become the second Filipino boxer to qualify for the Rio Olympics

Charly Suarez stops Chinese foe, qualifies for Rio Olympics

Mar 31, 2016 - 7:27 PM

Charly Suarez stops Shan Jun in two rounds to join Rogen Ladon as the first two Filipino boxers to qualify for the 2016 Olympics

RIO BOUND. Long-time amateur standout Charly Suarez, seen in the 2014 Asian Games against Mongolia's Otgondalai Dorjnyambuu, will make his Olympic debut in Brazil. File photo by Indranil Mukherjee/AFP

Myanmar's ethnic rebels pin hope on new civilian president

Mar 19, 2016 - 3:50 PM

The new government has offered hope not only for our ethnic people but also the whole nation It is an elected government and they really know the people s wishes says one official

epa05217558 A picture made available on 18 March 2016 shows Htin Kyaw, newly elected president of Myanmar and member of the National League for Democracy (NLD) party, leaving after attending a union parliament session in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 17 March 2016. Myanmar's parliament on 15 March 2016 elected 69-year-old Htin Kyaw, an academic and long-time aide of Aung San Suu Kyi, as the country's next president. EPA/HEIN HTET

Thousands flee fighting in Myanmar's Shan State

Mar 13, 2016 - 6:23 PM

Shan a large and hilly province on Myanmar s eastern border hosts multiple insurgencies by ethnic minorities fighting for greater autonomy or independence

US embassy raises alarm at fighting in northern Myanmar

Feb 20, 2016 - 6:09 PM

The flare up of violence in Shan state involving ethnic armed groups and the military comes during a complicated political transition

Fresh fighting in Myanmar's north despite historic poll

Nov 18, 2015 - 8:30 PM

The ongoing clashes between the Shan State Army North and government forces displace hundreds of civilians two weeks after opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi s historic victory

SEEKING SHELTER. Myanmar people gather as they wait the arrival of a rescue team to flee away from self-administered Kokang capital Laukkai, northern Shan State, Myanmar on February 17. Photo by Lynn Bo Bo/EPA

Myanmar aid group urges ceasefire to evacuate trapped civilians

Feb 19, 2015 - 2:27 PM

Aid workers call for a ceasefire to allow the evacuation of people trapped around a town at the center of fierce fighting between Myanmar s army and ethnic rebels

DISPLACED. Myanmar people gather as they wait the arrival of a rescue team to flee away from self-administered Kokang capital Laukkai, northern Shan State, Myanmar, 17 February 2015. Lynn Bo Bo/EPA

9 must-see acts from Fringe Manila

Feb 18, 2015 - 12:19 PM

Check out this list of must see acts from Fringe Manila festival director Andrei Pamintuan

Photo from the Fringe Manila website

Meteor Fever: 'Meteor Garden' returns on TV

Mar 31, 2014 - 12:32 PM

Filipino fans are excited for the return of Meteor Garden on local TV

The practice of mindful eating

May 15, 2013 - 11:05 AM

Many things are lost in distracted meal times Only the stomach is satisfied but the soul is not enriched by the physical nourishment our bodies receive

TEA CEREMONY. A demonstration of the ritual of making tea. Photos by Ime Morales

From the heart: The calligraphy of Venerable Master Hsing Yun

Aug 21, 2012 - 10:05 AM

The 100 piece exhibit is on display at the Fo Guang Shan Temple in Manila

SOME OF THE 100-PIECE calligraphy artworks by Venerable Master Hsing Yun. All photos by Ime Morales