LONDON: Olympic slalom kayak singles champion Joe Clarke failed to secure a place in the British canoe team announced on Thursday for next year's Tokyo Games.Team GB will take five canoe athletes to Japan with Liam Heath, sprint gold medallist from the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games, leading the way in search of a fourth medal at his third Olympics.The 35-year-old, whose tally includes a silver from four years ago and a 2012 bronze, is the only one of the five with previous Olympic experience.Heath and Clarke were Britain's golden paddlers in Rio, but the latter's hopes of a trip to Tokyo were dashed when he finished fifth in last month's canoe slalom world championships.Team GB operates a first-past-the-post selection policy and it was no shock that Bradley Forbes-Cryans, a World Cup silver medallist, was chosen after coming fourth at the championships.The list of absentees also includes Ryan Westley, canoe slalom silver medallist at last year's world championships in Rio and 2018 European … [Read more...] about Britain’s canoe champion Clarke fails to secure Tokyo 2020 slot
MANILA, Philippines — The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 3,372 out of 8,855 passed the Civil Engineer Licensure Examination given by the Board of Civil Engineering in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Pagadian, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga this May 2019. The results of examination with respect to thirty-nine (39) examinees were withheld pending final determination of their liabilities under the rules and regulations governing licensure examination. Likewise, the examination result of one (1) examinee was withheld, until necessary documents have been properly reconstituted and submitted to the Commission. Roll of Successful Examinees in the Civil Engineer Licensure Examination. Held on May 5 & 6, 2019. Released on May 10, 2019. 1 ABABAO, JESSA PEDUTIM 2 ABAIGAR, EVAN FAITH … [Read more...] about Civil Engineer Licensure Examination
MANILA, Philippines — There is a day in a year wherein children get to show their appreciation for their selfless and untiring love that only a mother can provide. There is really no way to match the amount of love that flows from the heart of a mother, but it is always a good idea to reciprocate by treating mom to the gifts that match her heart’s desires. For the pretty in pink mom Cara Delevingne for Dior Addict Stellar Shine Pink, according to Peter Philips, Creative and Image Director of Dior Makeup, is the color of happiness, freedom and femininity, which is why it was among the most favorite colors and the “lucky color” of legendary designer Christian Dior. As such, the brand recently launched Dior Addict Stellar Shine, a new collection of 24 luminous pink hues, ranging from subtle nudes, to fiery corals, seductive reds and bold plums. The range also boasts of a new formula with micro-pearls for shine; natural beeswax for a lightweight … [Read more...] about LIST: Mother’s Day treats for ‘it’ moms
Is Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas’ Vegas wedding valid? Jan Milo Severo (Philstar.com) - May 3, 2019 - 4:10pm MANILA, Philippines — “Game of Thrones” actress Sophie Turner and American singer Joe Jonas recently tied the knot in Las Vegas, in a ceremony led by an Elvis Presley impersonator. The ceremony was held at the Chapel L’Amour inside A Little White Wedding Chapel hours after the couple attended the Billboard Music Awards in MGM Garden Arena. After the ceremony, TMZ posted a video of the couple taking a plunge in a jacuzzi with their wedding attire on. According to reports, Sophie’s publicist, Gertie Lowe, confirmed the marriage is official. Reports also said that the couple applied for a marriage license earlier that same day in Clark County, Nevada. Reports added that the couple will have a grand wedding ceremony in France soon. Hours after tying the knot, Joe posted … [Read more...] about Is Sophie Turner, Joe Jonas’ Vegas wedding valid?
Australia-born cricketer Alex Hepburn was slapped with a five-year sentence on Tuesday for raping a woman he found "dozing" in his teammate's bedroom. Ex-Worcestershire player Hepburn was convicted following the incident which had happened in 2017 during the first night of a sexual conquest "game" he helped set up on a WhatsApp group. According to reports, Hepburn committed the crime in a desperate bid to "score" in the WhatsApp game between him and his male friends in which they ranked each other on the basis of "sexual conquests". According to Daily Mail, WhatsApp exchanges that suggested the cricketer had sex with 60 women during a previous "game" were not put before the jurors. Another message, in which the cricketer described himself and teammate Joe Clarke as a "pair of tens" who "should be banging models", was also ruled inadmissible, according to Daily Mail. Giving the verdict, Judge Jim Tindal said: "You probably thought it was laddish behaviour at the time. In truth, it was … [Read more...] about Cricketer found guily of rape, jailed for 5 years