Magnitude 7.2 Earthquake Hits Bohol October 15, 2013

An earthquake with a magnitude of 7.2 hit the province of Bohol, other Visayas provinces and southern Philippines on Tuesday, October 15, 2013, the US Geological Survey and Phivolcs said.

Bohol Visayas Earthquake October 15, 2013

Shake map for earthquake that hit Bohol in Visayas on October 15, 2013

The earthquake struck at a depth of about 35 km (22 miles) around Bohol island, to the north of Mindanao island. There were no immediate reports of injuries or damage.

This was also felt in Bacolod City, Negros Oriental where it registered magnitude 5. The quake was felt for a minute, enough to sway picture frames on the wall to sway, residents said.

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CPA Board Exam Results October 2013

The CPA Board Exam Results October 2013, also known as the results of October 2013 Certified Public Accountants Licensure Examination, will be published here once officially released online by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and the Board of Accountancy.

Based on the lists of room assignments for the CPA Board Exam October 2013, around 13,000 examinees from various testing centers nationwide took the CPA Licensure Examination this October administered by the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and the Board of Accountancy.

The testing centers include Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo & Legazpi.

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Arianna Tiangco ignites herself into cyber bullying

Arianna Tiangco ignites herself into cyber bullying after posting offensive tweets about the victims of floods and rains in the Philippines.

Arianna Tiangco Blooming

Arianna Tiangco in her Blooming Picture

Netizens expressed outrage by calling Twitter user “Arianna Tiangco” as “Attention Seeker” who used offensive words to describe not only the victims of floods and rains brought by enhanced Southwest Monsoon and Tropical Storm “Maring” but the entire Filipino community.

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Suspension of Classes for August 20, 2013, Monday

Local government units (LGUs) and school officials have announced suspension of classes for Tuesday, August 20, 2013, due to heavy rains and floods brought by enhanced Southwest Monsoon and Tropical Storm Maring.

#WalangPasok August 20, 2013 Suspension of Classes

#Walangpasok on Tuesday, August 20, 2013

Here is a list of areas and schools where classes have been suspended for Tuesday, August 20.

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May 2013 NAPOLCOM Exam Results

The National Police Commission (NAPOLCOM) on Thursday, July 25, 2013 has released the results of the Philippine National Police (PNP) entrance and promotional examinations conducted on May 26, 2013 in several testing centers nationwide.

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iPhones Can Be Controlled With Head Movements

Developers of the upcoming iOS 7, Apple’s newest operating system that will power new iPhones and existing iDevices, have unearthed more settings in the latest beta version of the OS which will be released later this year 2013.

iPhones 5 iOS 7

Apple Adds Inter-App Audio, With Not-Before-Seen Features, to iOS 7

The feature allows users to control their devices with left-or-right head movements and was first reported by 9to5Mac. Tilting the head in one direction would launch the Siri personal assistant, for example, while tilting it in the opposite direction could return the screen to the home menu.

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Bayern Munich Earn Their First Treble

Bayern Munich have completed an historic club treble by beating Stuttgart 3-2 to win the German Cup and cap off a season surrounded n victories. The game also proved a finishing touch for Jupp Heynckes as it was his last game in charge for the season before former FC Barcelona coach Josep Guardiola is set to manage the team for next season.

Bayern Munich win German Cup and secure historic treble | Photo grabbed from bbc.co.uk

Bayern Munich win German Cup and secure historic treble | Photo grabbed from bbc.co.uk

Mario Gomez scored twice as Bayern became the first ever German side to win the treble within the domestic league, domestic cup and European cup. Amongst the world rankings and other teams across the world, they are the seventh side to do so overall and achieve this greatness.

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CPA Board Exam Results May 2013

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1,553 out of 5,665 passed the Certified Public Accountant Licensure Examination given by the Board of Accountancy in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo and Legazpi this May 2013.

The results were released in one (1) working day after the last day of examination.

The members of the Board of Accountancy are Atty. Eugene T. Mateo, Chairman; Dr. Rufo R. Mendoza, Vice Chairman; Luis A. Cañete and Jose S. Tayag, Jr., Members.

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Bayern Munich Win the UEFA Champions League Final

FC Bayern Munich brushed off the sting of defeat in last seasons UEFA Champions League final against Chelsea FC to win 2-1 thanks to a late goal by Dutch winger Arjen Robben in the 88th minute, defeating German opposition Borussia Dortmund.

FC Bayern Munich Team

The first half of the match was seen to be an electrifying affair, both teams having various chances at goal and showing the efficiency that the German league has been consistently known for. Borussia Dortmund seemed to have the upper edge, showing more strength and focus in their attack, further fuelled by the saves of goalkeeper Wiedenfeller.

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Neymar da Silva Officially Signs for FC Barcelona

Santos and Brazilian wonderkid Neymar da Silva has announced on Twitter and Instagram that he will be joining the BLaugrana next season in a reported 5 year deal. The youngster revealed the move earlier today alongside a heartfelt message to all his supporters over the years and family members who have helped him to become the player he is today.

Neymar da Silva

The move comes as a slight shock to football supporters as there was still much unease over whether or not Neymar would make the move. The transition from the Liga do Brasil to a league in Europe has been reported and rumoured on and off for the past few years, but finally those rumours can come to rest as the deal is finally in place.

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May 2013 Civil Engineer Board Exam Results

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 1,542 out of 3,601 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 and Lucena this May 2013. The results of examination with respect to two (2) examinees were withheld pending final determination of their liabilities under the rules and regulations governing licensure examination.

The results were released in three (3) working days after the last day of examination.

The members of the Board of Civil Engineering are Engr. Apollo S. Enriquez, Chairman and Engr. Praxedes P. Bernardo, Member.

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PRC Releases April 2013 Electrical Engineer Board Exam Results

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 644 out of 1,666 Registered Electrical Engineers and 773 out of 1,875 Registered Master Electricians successfully passed the Electrical Engineer Licensure Examinations given by the Board of Electrical Engineering in Manila, Baguio, Cagayan De Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo and Legazpi this April 2013.

The members of the Board of Electrical Engineering who gave the licensure examinations are Engr. Fortunato C. Leynes, Chairman; Engr. Jaime V. Mendoza and Engr. Francis V. Mapile, Members.

The results were released in three (3) working days after the last day of examinations.

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PRC Releases April 2013 Criminologists Board Exam Results

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announces that 5,701 out of 13,484 passed the Criminologist Licensure Examination given by the Board of Criminology in the cities of Manila, Baguio, Cagayan de Oro, Cebu, Davao, Iloilo, Legazpi, Lucena, Tacloban, Tuguegarao and Zamboanga this April 2013.

The members of the Board of Criminology who gave the licensure examination are Hon. Lourdes W. Aniceto, Chairman and Hon. Ernesto V. Cabrera, Member.

The results were released in ten (10) working days from the last day of examination.

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Charice Pempengco’s New Look Draws Mixed Reactions

Once again, netizens are abuzz because of the newest look sported by singer Charice in a photo which drew mixed reactions after it circulated online.

Charice Pempengco

In a photo of what appears to be a campaign sortie, Charice was seen with very short hair while wearing a polo shirt with a bowtie and slacks.

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March 2013 LET Results (SECONDARY LEVEL)

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) and the Board for Professional Teachers (BPT) announces that 15,223 secondary teachers out of 38,433 examinees (39.61%) successfully passed the Licensure Examination for Teachers (L.E.T.) given last March 10, 2013 in 14 testing centers all over the Philippines and Hong Kong.

The Board for Professional Teachers is composed of Dr. Rosita L. Navarro, Chairman; Dr. Reynaldo T. Peña and Dr. Paz I. Lucido, Members.

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