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6th Asean School Games to open in Marikina Nov. 29—DepEd


Marikina City and the Department of Education National Capital Region (DepEd-NCR) will play host to the 6th Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) Schools Games this year.

Posted: August 26th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »


The meaning of winning in UP Diliman

UP bonfire

I was there when  UP last won the UAAP championship in 1986 and I even joined the pandemonium on the court at the ULTRA to celebrate my alma mater’s first basketball championship in more than 25 years. How I wish I could have also joined last week’s bonfire on the Diliman campus to celebrate the Maroons’ first […]

Posted: August 14th, 2014 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »

Emil Amok!

LeBron’s message for Global Filipinos: It’s all about getting home


The world is deep, complex and serious. And news by its nature, is never really “good.” If it’s that “good,” it’s almost always really bad. To balance all that, we have sports. When it comes to the fun and games department in life, good news really is good news. Sports is our release and our proxy. […]

Posted: July 14th, 2014 in Blogs,Columnists,Featured Columns | Read More »

Game changer: UK envoy Asif Ahmad kicks football for grassroots kids

AMBASSADOR AHMAD: We are there for them, we care about them.

In this basketball-crazed nation, one intrepid diplomat is hoping to literally change the game.

Posted: May 11th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Filipino victories in basketball and math


Gilas Pilipinas just wrapped up an incredible run at the Asian championship. They deserve all the praise they’ve received, despite not winning the gold.

Posted: August 12th, 2013 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »