Manny Pacquiao wins IBO super welterweight belt with his TKO victory over British fighter Ricky “The Hitman” Hatton

May 3, 2009 11:54 pm· Comments Off on Manny Pacquiao wins IBO super welterweight belt with his TKO victory over British fighter Ricky “The Hitman” Hatton 

0305pacmanwinManny Pacquiao came out and stunned Ricky Hatton with blazing speed and power. By the end of the second round, Ricky Hatton took a left hook from the Filipino fighter and has to be fitted with a neckbrace. Pacquiao landed the devastating punch seven seconds left in the second round. (PNA)
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A portion of the Maharlika Highway in Sorsogon city ruined by flashfloods

May 3, 2009 11:53 pm· Comments Off on A portion of the Maharlika Highway in Sorsogon city ruined by flashfloods 

getattachmentPortion of the Maharlika Highway in Sorsogon city devastated by flashfloods following a heavy downpour, stranding thousands of motorists and commuters. (PNA) photo by Danny Calleja/rsm

Pre-departure honors for PGMA at NAIA on her official visit to Egypt, Syria

May 3, 2009 11:52 pm· Comments Off on Pre-departure honors for PGMA at NAIA on her official visit to Egypt, Syria 

0305salutePresident Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo salutes the Philippine colors during foyer honors accorded her before she left for her official visit to Egypt and state visit to Syria early Saturday morning (May 2) at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport Centennial Terminal 2 in Pasay City. At right is Armed Forces of the Philippines Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Victor Ibrado. (PNA/NIB/bb) DCT/V3/jme

Press Secretary Cerge M. Remonde receives the KBP Lifetime Achievement Award from KBP President Herman Z. Basbaño

May 3, 2009 11:51 pm· Comments Off on Press Secretary Cerge M. Remonde receives the KBP Lifetime Achievement Award from KBP President Herman Z. Basbaño 

0305cergeremondePress Secretary Cerge M. Remonde shakes hands with Kapisanan ng mga Brodkaster sa Pilipinas (KBP) President Herman Z. BasbaÒo as he receives the KBP Lifetime Achievement Award which was given to him during the KBPís 36th anniversary last April 29 at the Dusit Hotel in Makati City. Looking on is KBP Chairman Butch S. Canoy. (PNA/NIB/li) DCT/V3/jme