The World Billiards Championship was held in Bengaluru last year.
The Billiards and Snoooker Federation of India (BSFI) announced on Monday that India will be home to the World Billiards Championships for the next four years.
Doha Asian Games silver medalist Jeffrey De Luna took home the runner-up honors in the 5th Annual Big Tyme Classic held at the BTB Pool and Billiard Hall in Spring, Texas, USA.
The 33-year-old Filipino cue master suffered a 0-2 loss to American Billy Thorpe in the championship round.
By Jose Bayani Baylon
May 19, 2017
AS mentioned in my previous column, today’s generation of Filipinos who are in their 15s-to early 20s are no longer newspaper readers and instead, almost to a man, users of digital media which has become their main (if not sole) source of information.Read more ...
A good intentioned President decides to appoint as Heath Secretary a staunch advocate for herbal medicine. Oh.... and the appointee isn't an MD - she just holds a certificate in heath care given by a prestigious academic institution that previously required enrollees to have an undergraduate degree.
Of course the academic institution was funded in part by the family of the appointee.Read more ...
A PHRASE very often heard from anti-mining advocates is “Common Good”. You need more than your fingers on one hand to count how many times someone like the DENR secretary-designate mentions this term while making a one-hour PowerPoint presentation, and more than your fingers on your two hands if the presentation is even longer.Read more ...