Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

31-40 results from 1000 for query «philippines»

4 April, 2018 4:24 PM Renne stars for India

Renne Singla won both her matches to help India beat Sri Lanka 2-1 in its last league match of the Asia Oceania world juniors under-14 tennis tournament on Wednesday. In the play-off match for the ninth to 16th spots, India will play Uzbekistan. Chinese Taipei, Australia, Japan, Philippines, Korea, China, New Zealand and Thailand progressed to the quarterfinals 34

23 March, 2018 2:17 AM Air India makes history by flying to Israel via Saudi airspace

Ben Gurion Airport, Israel: Saudi Arabia opened its airspace for the first time to a commercial flight to Israel with the inauguration on Thursday of an Air India route between New Delhi and Tel Aviv. Air India 139 landed at Tel Aviv’s Ben Gurion Airport after a flight of over 7-1/2 hours, marking a diplomatic shift for Riyadh that Israel says was fueled 98

19 March, 2018 8:45 AM Alibaba doubles investment in SE Asia e-commerce firm

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba said today it will appoint one of its founders as head of Lazada and inject another USD 2 billion into Southeast Asia's leading online shopping firm, boosting its regional expansion. Alibaba, which already owns 83 per cent of Lazada with two investments totalling USD 2 billion as of June last year, has been trying to acquire 67

17 March, 2018 10:31 AM 10 dead as small plane crashes into house in Philippines

All five Filipinos on board the six-seat plane were killed, and the crash killed five people on the ground, north of Manila A small passenger plane carrying five people crashed into a house shortly after takeoff north of Manila on Saturday, killing all those on board and five people on the ground, officials said. The Piper-23 Apache plane took off from the airport 67

17 March, 2018 9:31 AM Small plane crashes outside Philippine capital, seven killed

The Piper 23 Apache twin-engined aircraft, operated by Lite Air Express, had just taken off from a small nearby airport. MANILA: A small plane crashed into a house north of the Philippine capital on Saturday, killing at least seven people, officials and media said. The Piper 23 Apache twin-engined aircraft, operated by Lite Air Express, had just taken 70

14 March, 2018 11:33 AM Huawei Nova 2 Lite With 5.99-Inch Display, Snapdragon 430 SoC Launched: Price, Specifications

Huawei Nova 2 Lite is the company's latest smartphone which it has launched in the Philippines. The smartphone is Huawei's new mid-range offering and comes with up to 3GB RAM, bears a 5.99-inch 18:9 bezel-less display, and sports a dual-camera setup. The smartphone is currently up for pre-order in the country, and will go on sale on March 23 at PHP 9,990 (roughly 209

16 February, 2018 5:49 PM US will not allow China to 'coerce' nations in Asia, says Trump administration

China is involved in a widening maritime dispute with several Southeast Asian countries over islands in South China Sea Washington: The US will not allow China to "bully" or "coerce" nations in Asia, a senior Trump administration official has said, amidst Beijing flexing its muscles in the region. The Trump administration has made clear that the US wants 83

10 February, 2018 4:03 PM J&K youth misled, says Rajnath

Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Saturday that youth in J&K were being misled through “morphed pictures.” Mr. Singh said he too had been a victim of “cyber morphing” and such incidents continue as effective action is not taken against the perpetrators. “On several occasions, we have found that youth in J&K are misled by morphed pictures. Photographs 50

8 February, 2018 10:50 AM PV Sindhu wins but India lose to Japan, still progress to Badminton Asia Team Championship QFs

Indian women shuttlers advanced to the Badminton Asia Team Championship quarterfinals despite a 1-4 loss to Japan in which P V Sindhu notched up the country's only win on Thursday. Alor Setar (Malaysia): Indian women shuttlers advanced to the Badminton Asia Team Championship quarterfinals despite a 1-4 loss to Japan in which PV Sindhu notched up the country's 50

2 February, 2018 8:30 AM AirAsia CEO says looking at Boeing 787 for AirAsia X fleet growth

Budget airline group AirAsia is looking at buying Boeing 787s to expand the fleet of its long-haul arm AirAsia X, Chief Executive Tony Fernandes said on Friday. "AirAsia X will need more planes. We are now looking at (Airbus) 330 (and) 350s, (Boeing) 787," Fernandes told reporters on the sidelines of a business forum in Manila. The AirAsia group, which 106