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Manny Calonzo wins Int’l Environment Award for campaign vs lead paint

Filipino environmentalist Manny Calonzo is among seven people from around the world to be awarded a Goldman Environmental Prize for grassroots environmental activism.

Asian Scientist magazine names 8 Filipinos among region’s best

Eight Filipino scientists made it to the honor roll of 100 researchers, academics, innovators and business leaders from the Asia-Pacific region in this year's Asian Scientist 100 for 2018 edition.

Cancer survivor is 1st Filipino to finish North Pole Marathon

Cancer survivor Louie Sangalang has become the first Filipino to finish the FWD North Pole Marathon. Sangalang overcame the extreme sub-zero temperatures, running the 42-kilometer...

Top Gear spotlights 100% Filipino-made electric bamboo motorcycle

A Filipino-made electric motorcycle, the Green Falcon Banatti, is the star of a Top Gear Philippines video released on BBC and You Tube.

UP Law wins Int’l Moot Court Competition and Best Debater Award in Florida

The University of the Philippines (UP) College of Law triumphed at the International Rounds of the 22nd Stetson International Environmental Law Moot Court Competition (IEMCC) in Florida.

4 ways to weather time with grace and bliss

A fortune teller some years ago told pioneering motorcycle dealer Vicente N. Ongtenco that he should not expect to lead a long life. The...

Filipino food is trending, thanks to Chef Gaita Fores

In 2017, Chef Margarita “Gaita” Fores – “Asia’s Best Female Chef 2016 – marked three decades of promoting and raising the image of Filipino...

Filipino photojournalist gets Japan magazine citation for Marawi images

Filipino photojournalist Fernando Sepe Jr. received citation as finalist in the Days Japan International Photojournalism Awards for images he took during the Marawi City...

6 Pinoys in Forbes ’30 Under 30 Asia List

Six Filipinos made it to this year's prestigious Forbes "30 Under 30 Asia" List, which recognizes disruptors, innovators, and entrepreneurs who are below 30...

Josie Natori: Proudly Filipino Made

Josie Cruz Natori walked away in 1977 from a pioneering position as Merrill-Lynch's first female vice-president of investment banking to become a fashion designer,...

Stephen Hawking’s favorite nurse was Filipino

Celebrated physicist Stephen Hawking was nursed by a Filipino in London when he was still alive. Dino Illustrisimo gave the world-renowned cosmologist, space traveler and...

Pinoy Jeepney, Chocolate Hills featured in new Hollywood animated film

The anticipated new Hollywood movie of Sherlock Gnomes has featured two iconic images from the Philippines – the jeepney and the Bohol Chocolate Hills. The...

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Ways to Celebrate Buwan ng Wikang Pambansa 2019

It's Buwan ng Wikang Pambansa again this month of August as the Filipino nation celebrates our culture, heritage, and identity through our languages. The country's...