BSF jawan on vacation shot dead

first_imgSuspected militants killed a Border Security Force (BSF) jawan inside his house on Wednesday night.The incident took place in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district, around 40 km from here. A police official told The Hindu that Rameez Ahmad Parray, the jawan who was posted in Rajasthan, was shot at by three to four militants who barged into his house at Bandipora’s Hajin area. Parray died of bullet wounds later.He had come home on vacation, said the police.last_img

Bonleon says speaking up against Sablan was ‘God’s will’

first_imgPagasa: Storm intensifies as it nears PAR Every 18 seconds someone is diagnosed with HIV Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View comments MOST READ He even added that it might have been “God’s will” that he was able to speak up against Sablan.“I guess this is God’s will that I talked because the Thomasian community has the right to know what’s really happening,” said Bonleon. “It’s just sad because they’re wasting their time and effort to go to the arenas and show their support.”“Still, this is my fault. I’m only human and I would like to apologize to everyone involved.”ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES UST’s Mario Bonleon. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netBeleaguered Growling Tiger Marion Bonleon of University of Santo Tomas stressed Thursday that he will be skipping the upcoming UAAP Season 80 after a falling out with head coach Boy Sablan.Bonleon said he would readily accept the consequences of his actions after he went on a tirade against Sablan in an earlier report saying the UST head coach lacked the acumen in leading a team.ADVERTISEMENT BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast Cayetano dares Lacson, Drilon to take lie-detector test: Wala akong kinita sa SEA Gamescenter_img Lacson: SEA Games fund put in foundation like ‘Napoles case’ Teng lifts Flying V past Cignal Palace: Duterte to hear out security execs on alleged China control of NGCP BREAKING: Cop killed, 11 hurt in Misamis Oriental grenade blast Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students PLAY LIST 01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. BSP survey: PH banks see bright horizon amid dark global recession clouds He also claimed in the same report that Sablan is inclined to give more minutes to players who had more “money.”“What I said was true, and what I said weren’t all that delicate because I can defend myself and the things that I said,” said Bonleon who now plays under the AMA Titans in the PBA D-League. “I will accept the consequences of my actions, because I know it’s my fault.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutoutSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingBonleon, who will have two more remaining playing years with UST, added he won’t return to the team as long as Sablan stays as its head coach.The 6-foot-2 forward said he felt sorry for the UST supporters because he saw how the Thomasian community got cheated with what is happening in the team’s dynamic.last_img read more

INQUIRER Sports Top 7 Stories of the Year: ‘Golden Girls’ bring pride to Philippines

first_imgSaso delivered in the clutch for the Philippines when she hit an eagle in the 18th hole, erasing her double bogey in the 17th, to finish with a 13 under after 72 holes for her own personal gold medal.The 17-year-old’s gold medal also pushed her team with Bianca Pagdanganan and Lois Kaye Go to the top spot of the group event.Then just before August ended, Margielyn Didal punched her name into history books, securing the gold medal in the women’s street skateboarding event.Didal capped off her performance with a trick that started of as an ollie before she transitioned into a heelflip to finish with an average of 30.4 points, 5.4 points more than silver medalist Isa Kaya of Japan.RELATED STORIESADVERTISEMENT Is Luis Manzano planning to propose to Jessy Mendiola? BREAKING: Corrections officer shot dead in front of Bilibid MANILA, Philippines—Female Filipino athletes Hidilyn Diaz, Yuka Saso, Bianca Pagdanganan, Kaye Go, and Margielyn Didal brought the biggest pride to the nation during the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia.ADVERTISEMENT These inspiring women delivered four gold medals—the first time for the Philippines in the continental athletic meet— earning them the no. 1 spot in INQUIRER.net’s top 7 sports stories of 2018.Diaz was already considered a weightlifting power even before the Asian Games as she nabbed the silver in the women’s 53-kilogram category in the 2016 Rio Olympic Games, but taking the gold was in Jakarta the brightest moment for the outspoken icon.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSUrgent reply from Philippine ‍football chiefSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionShe broke the gold medal drought when she lifted a total of 207kg and outclassed Turkmenistan’s Kristina Shermetova (2016kg) and Thailand’s Surodchana Khambao (201kg) in the women’s 53-kilogram category.And just five days after Diaz’ triumph, Saso led the Philippines to its second and third gold medals in Indonesia on August 26. LOOK: Joyce Pring goes public with engagement to Juancho Triviño Sports venues to be ready in time for SEA Games PLAY LIST 00:59Sports venues to be ready in time for SEA Games01:27Filipino athletes get grand send-off ahead of SEA Games00:50Trending Articles02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games02:11Trump awards medals to Jon Voight, Alison Krauss LATEST STORIES strong>INQUIRER SPORTS Top 7 Stories of the Year: SMC sweep INQUIRER SPORTS Top 7 Stories of the Year: Manny Pacquiao back as champINQUIRER SPORTS Top 7 Stories of the Year: #UPFight INQUIRER SPORTS Top 7 Stories of the Year: Ateneo-San Beda dominanceINQUIRER SPORTS Top 7 Stories of the Year: Meggie Ochoa and her Fight to ProtectINQUIRER SPORTS TOP 7 Stories of the year: Team Lakay’s dominance in ONERELATED VIDEO Private companies step in to help SEA Games hosting SEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completion SEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completion Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Hotel management clarifies SEAG footballers’ kikiam breakfast issue Odd offerings in sports in 2018: weird science, camels, soup TS Kammuri to enter PAR possibly a day after SEA Games opening MOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. View commentslast_img read more