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EDSA People Power: The Philippines shows world the way to non-violent resistance to tyranny

The 34th anniversary of EDSA People Power, the mass uprising of Filipinos who gathered at the capital's main highway to call for the downfall of a tyrant, is being celebrated today.

Philippines’ Kira Azucena elected chair of United Nations committee handling peaceful disputes between nations

The Philippines' Kira Azucena has been elected chair of the Special Committee on the Charter of the United Nations and on the Strengthening of the Role of the Organization that is mandated to tackle matters of peaceful settlement of disputes between member nations.

Filipino-Belgian Ju-Jitsu champion Ian Lodens hailed Personality of the Year in Knokke-Heist City

Filipino-Belgian ju-jitsu world champion Ian Lodens has been named as Personality of the Year 2019 in the City of Knokke-Heist.

Linked In survey says Filipinos 3rd Most Confident in Achieving Success

A Linked In survey among the world's professionals has noted Filipinos as the 3rd "Most Confident in Achieving Success" among markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

Kundiman love songs celebrated by Filipino language advocates

The Kundiman, a traditional Filipino love song, was celebrated by Filipino language advocates during the Araw ni Balmaseda at the Komisyon ng Wikang Filipino (KWF).

Government employees express status of their love life through Valentine’s Day dress codes

Valentine's Day 2020 for local government employees turned out to be a color-coded event as a memo required the wearing of clothes according to one's relationship status.

Award-winning toy designer Quiccs is 1st Filipino creator for Adidas

Quiccs Maiquez, the award-winning toy designer known for fusing Japanese robot anime shows, graffiti art, and hip-hop culture, has partnered with the iconic shoe brand Adidas as their first Filipino creator.

Cardinal Chito Tagle is Pope Francis’ new Prefect for Evangelization in the Vatican

Filipino Cardinal Luis Antonio "Chito" Tagle on Monday began his new overseas post as the Prefect of the Vatican Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, the department in charge of the Catholic Church’s missionary activities worldwide.

Kwentong Jollibee Valentine’s videos celebrate relationship goals, surviving young love

The Kwentong Jollibee Valentine's video series is back with the message of the reality of relationship goals and surviving young love.

Parliament House publishes Jason Tanamor’s “Vampires of Portlandia”, 1st novel with Filipino characters

Jason Tanamor releases his first novel with Filipino characters. A new novel from Jason Tanamor that features Filipino characters is among Parliament House's new book acquisitions for 2020.

Love Letters promoted in new PHLPost heart shaped Valentine’s Day Stamps

Do you remember writing or receiving love letters written in script or longhand and sent via post? Well, the Philippine Postal Corporation (PHLPost) is honoring these precious letters with the new heart-shaped Valentine's Day stamps.

Supertyphoon Yolanda film by Joanna Arong wins Utah’s Slamdance Film Festival

A film about Supertyphoon Yolanda's impact in the Philippines has won the Grand Jury Prize at Utah's 2020 Slamdance Film Festival.

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