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Ligaya Fernando-Amilbangsa

Ligaya Fernando-Amilbangsa is Ramon Magsaysay Awardee

A Filipina cultural artist cited for using the healing power of the arts and preserving the pre-Islamic dance tradition
Arturo Caleda

Pinoy WW II vets allowed to reunite with children in America

Filipino World War II veterans can now reunite with their children when a new Obama administration immigration policy takes effect.
Philippine Eagle

Rare PHL Eagle nest found in Cordillera province

An active Philippine Eagle nest was found in the Cordillera province of Apayao, the first active nest to be found in Luzon.
Ramone Tesorero

Gifted Pinoy child shines in Switzerland school

A pre-teen Filipino boy who recently migrated to Switzerland with his parents has been featured in two leading newspapers in Switzerland as a child prodigy.
Immigrant awardees

Filipino immigrants honored by Carnegie New York

Two Filipino Americans, one a university president and the other a retired U.S. Army major general, were among the honored naturalized US citizens
Porferio Lavado Jr.

Honest NAIA porter shares reward money to workers

A pushcart retriever at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) shared his cash reward worth P10,000 to fellow workers
Raul Pangalanan, being sworn in as ICC Judge

Pangalangan sworn in as ICC judge in Hague

Philippine Daily Inquirer publisher and former University of the Philippines College of Law dean Raul Pangalangan is now a judge
Jade Verdeflor

Kaya Co reconnects Fil-Am youth to PH roots

Once upon a time, the Filipino dream was to leave the Philippines. The offspring of those who did so have now turned the tables and are now leading
2015 Global Walk

Tennessee Pinoys in Global Walk for PH poor

Marathons are being run and walked around the world mainly for fitness sake and as competitive sport. A group of Filipino couples in Tennessee
Top Universities

4 PH schools in QS Top Universities Rankings

Four leading universities from the Philippines ranked in the 2015 QS University Rankings of top schools in Asia.
Daniel Cabrera his lessons

Bright homeless boy receives scholarship program

Nine-year-old Daniel Cabrera, the boy whose photo showing him studying his lessons at night outside a fast food outlet, has just received a scholarship
Ybiosa Street Photography

Cruise ship photog earns global recognition

Filipino cruise ship photographer Jophel Botero Ybiosa has been receiving international recognition in different photo competitions

Top Stories of the Week

“Maynila sa Kuko ng Liwanag” chosen one of the world’s greatest...

The Filipino film “Maynila sa Kuko ng Liwanag (Manila in the Claws of Light)” by acclaimed director Lino Brocka has scored a spot in the Criterion Collection of the greatest films from around the world along with masters of cinema such as Renoir, Kurosawa, Hitchcock, and Kubrick.