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Aquino heads
for Boston

President Benigno Aquino III ended his weeklong European trip on Saturday convinced that he had gathered enough support behind the Philippines’ call for a peaceful resolution of conflicts in the South China Sea, particularly through international arbitration.


Storm ‘Mario’
lashes Taiwan

Tropical storm Fung-Wong, which left 10 dead in the Philippines, on Sunday pounded Taiwan with torrential downpours and strong winds, forcing the cancellation of dozens of flights and ferry services.


I must write to let
young people know

As I begin this narrative, I must confess the fear and trepidation creeping through me again.


‘San Juanico Bridge’
and other tortures

In April 1977, martial law enforcers of dictator Ferdinand Marcos arrested Trinidad Herrera, an internationally known community leader from Manila’s Tondo district, and tortured her.


‘Yolanda’ aid
goes viral

The country’s civil society organizations bore witness to how netizens could be a force to reckon with in the ongoing rehabilitation of areas badly hit by Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (international name: Haiyan), which devastated the country on Nov. 8 last year.


Aquino to deliver 4
speeches in 3 days

Four speeches in three days, a pizzeria meeting with a Kennedy and coming home to Boston are some of the highlights of the four-day visit of President Benigno Aquino III to the United States, which officially starts on Sunday afternoon, dawn on Monday in Manila.


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THE BRONZE sculptures by National Artist Vicente Manansala represent Dr. Nicanor Reyes’ thoughts on education, freedom and justice. The sculptures were commissioned in 1969 by Dr. Lourdes Montinola.

Former banker charts winning course of FEU

Being in education has been an education for Aurelio R. Montinola III, who took over as…

UNITED STATES, Washington : The sign on the headquarters of the International Monetary Fund is seen June 5, 2011 in Washington, DC. Fallen IMF chief and one-time French presidential hopeful Dominique Strauss-Kahn enjoyed a final calm Sunday before heading to a New York court to plead not guilty to charges that he tried to rape a hotel maid. AFP PHOTO/Mandel NGAN

Gov’t seen struggling to boost spending

The government’s role in directly pushing economic growth this year remains precarious as authorities struggle to…

Mining companies have expressed their uneasiness over a proposed bill of the interagency Mining Industry Coordinating Council, under which the government will receive a 10-percent share in the industry’s gross sale, or 55 percent of the adjusted net mining revenue, plus a share in windfall profit, whichever is higher. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Miners air anxiety over proposed bill

Mining companies in the country have expressed their uneasiness over a proposed bill of the interagency…

PH stocks gain on Fed news

The local stock index on Thursday gained for a third session in a row as investors…


Executives develop a taste for Scotland’s single malts

Conrado Banal, Inquirer Business columnist and avid golfer, shared some interesting trivia on the relevance of…



Cherry Pie Picache

Robbery seen as motive for killing of Cherry Pie Picache’s mom

Police said an expensive jewelry was missing inside the residence of actress Cherry Pie Picache’s mother,…

Cherry Pie Picache

Mother of actress Cherry Pie Picache found dead in Quezon City home–reports

The mother of actress Cherry Pie Picache was found dead in her Quezon City home Friday,…


Bela Padilla, working girl

While taping for “Sa Puso ni Dok,” GMA 7 actress Bela Padilla noticed a bleeding…


Karylle supports beleaguered Billy

“We all go through ups and downs,” said Karylle of “It’s Showtime” cohost Billy Crawford. The…

Vanessa Hudgens. AP FILE PHOTO

Second apparent leak of hacked celebrity nude pictures – US media

LOS ANGELES – More nude celebrity photos, purportedly including reality star Kim Kardashian, circulated social media…

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The Cultural Center of the Philippines’ Visual Arts and Museum Division is accepting proposals for the 2015 Venue Grant Program.

Mighty turns 69

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