first_imgMeralco ‘never the same’ after Almazan injury in PBA Finals Scottie Thompson also worthy of Finals MVP, thinks Cone The retailer has apologized and removed the image, but not before the ad was widely challenged Tuesday on social media as being racist and inappropriate.James posted a refreshed image showing the model wearing a crown. Diddy posted an image with a sweatshirt revised to read “Coolest king in the world.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSinger The Weeknd, who has a clothing line at the retailer, says he was “shocked and embarrassed” by the photo and that he would end his ties with the company.The Swedish-based company says it is sorry the image was taken. Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ LATEST STORIES Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Redemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie Thompson LONDON — NBA star LeBron James, rapper Diddy and other artists have responded with outrage to an advertising image by retailer H&M showing a black child in a sweatshirt with the words “Coolest monkey in the jungle.”ADVERTISEMENT OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. center_img Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ’a duplicitous move’ – Lacson Brian Heruela arrival bolsters Phoenix backcourt, defense Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next After Olympic deal, North Korea figure skaters may lead team Jiro Manio arrested for stabbing man in Marikina MOST READ View commentslast_img read more

first_img1 Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal believes the outcome of the FA Cup quarter-final against Arsenal will not just effect the destiny of the trophy but also the race for a Champions League place.The Gunners travel to Old Trafford on Monday to defend the trophy they won against Hull last season with a point separating the two sides.And Van Gaal admits whoever wins the tie will also have the upper hand in the Premier League.“Arsenal and United are now in third and fourth place, so it is a big event with two good teams. I hope we can give a fantastic match for the fans,” he said.“I think if we beat them it is a big blow for them, but if they beat us it is a big blow for us. It is very important game, not only for the FA Cup but also for the [Premier League] rat race.”Van Gaal also paid tribute to the longevity of Gunners boss Arsene Wenger’s reign at the Emirates. The Frenchman is now in his 18th year in charge of the north London side.“In my opinion what he has done is amazing,” he added.“It can only be in England, I believe, where managers are so long committed with one club.“It shows how much he can mean for a club as a manager. I like that. Like Sir Alex Ferguson, Arsene Wenger, I think it’s fantastic that you can do that.” Louis van Gaal last_img read more