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Student brings life-sized standee of late mom to graduation ceremony

By Dannah Jireh Paloyo   A student granted his own wish to have his mother by his side when he graduates from college this year. Recent graduate...

Dances with Manangs

by Mariel Toni Jimenez   l  Positively Filipino My mother looked forward to Sunday because it was a day that she and her friends went to...

PRRD says PH just giving China fishing rights

By Azer Parrocha   MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte said that although the Philippines will continue to assert sovereign rights over the West Philippine Sea, it may...

10-year deal to boost PH-US scientific collaboration

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA-- The Philippine and the United States governments have signed a new agreement on science and technology, ensuring an increased...

PRRD to only face PH court

By Azer Parrocha   MANILA -- President Rodrigo Duterte has no intention to face the international tribunal stressing that he would only answer to the Philippine courts. Duterte...

Australia announces P140-M add’l aid for Marawi

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA -- The Australian Embassy in Manila on Tuesday announced an additional PHP140 million humanitarian assistance to support the people affected...

Indonesia earthquake rises to 6 deaths, OFWs safe

  JAKARTA -- The death toll of Sunday's 7.2-magnitude quake in eastern Indonesia has risen to six, with 51 others being injured, Agus Wibowo, spokesman of...

Iceland does not share PH’s drug problem: PRRD

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA-- President Rodrigo Duterte has scored Iceland anew, saying the European state does not share the Philippines' problem on illegal...

NASA team maps California quake damage

  LOS ANGELES -- NASA's ARIA (Advanced Rapid Imaging and Analysis) team has produced a map of earthquake damage in Southern California from the two...

Icelander dismayed over resolution vs. PH anti-drug campaign

By Christine Cudis   MANILA -- Former chief executive officer and managing director of Coca Cola International, Icelander Bæring Ólafsson, took to Facebook on Tuesday his dismay...

PUP-COC-DAPR at 18 features Jaime FlorCruz: A PUPian’s journey from gutter to glory

Did you know that back  in 1971, a PCC/PUP AdPr student by the name of Jaime FlorCruz flew to China for a three-week study...

Philippine Navy to send 300-man contingent to Russia for visit

  A Philippine Navy strategic sealift vessel with 300 sailors and marines on board will leave for Russia's Vladivostok on Monday to participate in the...

Philippines embassy in UAE issues warning to overseas Filipinos

  The Philippine Embassy in UAE, has issued a warning to Filipinos in the country to avoid investing their hard-earned money in bogus online investment...

UNHRC resolution won’t affect PH-France ties

By Joyce Ann L. Rocamora   MANILA -- France Ambassador to Manila Nicolas Galey on Sunday stressed that the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution seeking...

Duterte ‘seriously considering’ cutting ties with Iceland

By Azer Parrocha   MANILA -- President Rodrigo R. Duterte is “seriously considering” cutting ties with Iceland after it sponsored a resolution at the United Nations Human...