COMMENT: Manny, Mandate Matters

COMMENT: Manny, Mandate Matters

GENERAL SANTOS CITY, July 18, 2016 – The Philippine Star, July 13 and Philippine Daily Inquirer, July 14 reported that Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao, now in his first term as “Senator ...

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TURNING POINT: An Impossible Dream, A Blinkin Goner, A Land of Disappointment

TURNING POINT: An Impossible Dream, A Blinkin Goner, A Land of Disappointment

NAAWAN, Misamis Oriental (MindaNews / 30 March) – In recent memory, Marcos trampled on the rights and freedoms of the Filipino people in rushing forward his New Society whose harr ...

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Pacman almost a go in senatorial race

Pacman almost a go in senatorial race

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 30 Sept) – Boxing icon and Sarangani Rep. Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao is now almost a go for the 2016 senatorial race. City Councilor Rogelio “Ruel” ...

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Rep. Pacman has eyes on Senate

Rep. Pacman has eyes on Senate

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews / 1 Sep) – Sarangani Rep. Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao announced here on Monday night that he is leaning closer towards making a run for a Senate seat ...

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THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Manny Pacquiao should know he has duties

THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Manny Pacquiao should know he has duties

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY  (MindaNews/09 May) -- The Pacman is a billionaire many times over. And he’s getting wealthier by the day—not just from boxing but from all sorts of lucrative ...

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Pacquiao-Mayweather at the Palaro

Pacquiao-Mayweather at the Palaro

Palarong Pambansa delegates from different regions gather inside the gymnasium of Davao del Norte sports complex in Tagum City to witness the Pacquiao-Mayweather bout via a live f ...

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Portrait of the champ

Portrait of the champ

Artist Lando Jumalon, 42, shows the charcoal portrait of boxing icon and Sarangani Rep. Manny Pacquiao in his stall along San Pedro St. Davao City. Jumalon says he drew the portra ...

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‘Pacman’ wannabes

‘Pacman’ wannabes

Young ‘Pacman’ wannabes, some as young as 11, undergo extensive training in Cagayan de Oro City to form part of the city’s boxing team. MindaNews photos by Froilan Gallardo | Read ...

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Photo Essay: Cagayan de Oro’s little ‘Pacman’ wannabes

Photo Essay: Cagayan de Oro’s little ‘Pacman’ wannabes

Young ‘Pacman’ wannabes, some as young as 11, undergo extensive training in Cagayan de Oro City to form part of the city’s boxing team. Girls are in the program, too. Boys and gir ...

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COMMENTARY: Ang Tinolang Manok ni Pacman

COMMENTARY: Ang Tinolang Manok ni Pacman

LOS ANGELES (MindaNews/24 March) – Dili ika’glimod nga wala gyoy paglubad ang pagka-bisaya’ng dako ni world boxing champion nga si Manny Pacquiao tungod kay apil kanunay sa putahe ...

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Pinoy in US bets hard-earned money for trip home on Pacquiao

Pinoy in US bets hard-earned money for trip home on Pacquiao

McALLEN, Texas (MindaNews/13 March) – George Cortes (not his real name) of Florida plans to go home for a vacation to the Philippines next year. He saved up $3,000 for the flight ...

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Palace hails ‘Pacman’ as role model

Palace hails ‘Pacman’ as role model

KORONADAL CITY (MindaNews/23 November)-Malacanang lauded boxing icon and Sarangani Rep. Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao for his convincing victory over American Chris Algieri in their fig ...

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THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Pacman should back away from China’s embrace

THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Pacman should back away from China’s embrace

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 9 Sept) – Maybe Manny Pacquiao didn’t get to consider the down side of his China deal thoroughly, but it’s not too late for him to back away from ...

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THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Manny Pacquiao: Don’t be a traitor!

THE WORM’S EYEVIEW: Manny Pacquiao: Don’t be a traitor!

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 8 Sept) – Anybody close or dear to Manny Pacquiao should reach out to him or to Sarangani Vice Governor Jinkee Pacquiao, or to Mommy Dionisia befo ...

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Pacman leaves Saturday for training in LA

Pacman leaves Saturday for training in LA

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/07 March) -- Boxing icon Manny Pacquiao and his team are set to leave for Los Angeles, California on Saturday to undergo more rigid training for his ...

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‘Pacman’ plans relief mission for ‘Yolanda’ survivors

‘Pacman’ plans relief mission for ‘Yolanda’ survivors

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/26 Nov.) -- Boxing icon and Sarangani Rep. Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao will embark on a relief mission this week for survivors of super typhoon “Yolan ...

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TINGOG SA SUBA: Pacman for El Presidente?

TINGOG SA SUBA: Pacman for El Presidente?

tinuod ba kini si Pacman modagan pagka-presidente? dili ba kaha kita niini mangamote? ambot lang sa Lagong nga wala mi-belong pero kung si Pacman gyud kuno modagan malipay ang nam ...

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COMMENTARY: Pacquiao Watching and Donaire’s Odyssey

COMMENTARY: Pacquiao Watching and Donaire’s Odyssey

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/17 December) -- As good and as spectacular is Nonito Donaire’s KO victor over tough Jorge Arce, it cannot take away the pain of the many who are sti ...

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Pacquiao knocked out; family, fans stunned

Pacquiao knocked out; family, fans stunned

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/9 December)—Filipino boxing icon and Sarangani Rep. Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao suffered a stunning loss Sunday (Philippine time) to Mexican Juan Manuel ...

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Hero’s welcome still awaits Pacquiao

Hero’s welcome still awaits Pacquiao

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/11 June) -- Despite losing his welterweight title in Sunday’s controversial match in Las Vegas, a hero’s welcome still awaits boxing sensation and R ...

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Migs, Pacman to trade places in 2013

Migs, Pacman to trade places in 2013

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/13 July) – Gov. Miguel Rene Dominguez and Rep. Manny Pacquiao have formalized their political alliance by agreeing to trade positions in 2013. Durin ...

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US boxing promoter to Pacman: all I want for Christmas is an out-of-court settlement

US boxing promoter to Pacman: all I want for Christmas is an out-of-court settlement

McALLEN, TEXAS (MindaNews/23 December) - A Mexican-American boxing promoter Edmundo Lozano of the Imperial Ed Promotions in South Texas who sued Manny Pacquiao for  $1.8 mill ...

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Pacman, the book, now available

Pacman, the book, now available

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/15 December) - Pacman, a book written by Gary Andrew Poole, is now available in all National Bookstore outlets nationwide. The 251-page book is a cr ...

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Murder charges filed vs bandits in Sarangani

Murder charges filed vs bandits in Sarangani

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/3 Dec) - Police authorities in Sarangani province have filed murder charges against at least five suspected bandits who were tagged as behind the at ...

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Pacquiao looks more dangerous at 144 pounds

Pacquiao looks more dangerous at 144 pounds

ARLINGTON, TEXAS ( MindaNews/13 November) - While Mexican Antonio Margarito tipped the scale at the 150 pound catch weight yesterday, seven-division world title boxer Emmanuel "Ma ...

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US Boxing Promoter Struggles Whether to Sue His Idol, Manny Pacquiao

US Boxing Promoter Struggles Whether to Sue His Idol, Manny Pacquiao

MCALLEN, TEXAS ( MindaNews/5 November) -  Emotions are now running high as  the Pacquiao-Margarito world boxing title fight is barely one week away, yet a boxing promote ...

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