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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...

L-A Fil-Am honored for rescuing dog thrown into ravine

Filipino-American Krisanto Paragas led the honorees for the 2018 edition of the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Courageous Citizens Awards, after saving a dog thrown...

Jessica Soho 1st-ever Filipino finalist in NYF Best News Anchor category

Multi-awarded broadcast journalist Jessica Soho marks another milestone in Philippine broadcast history. The GMA News mainstay is the very first Filipino news anchor to become...

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Japan’s Tamiya launches 1st ever Jeepney model kit

Japan's Tamiya launched its first ever Jeepney model kit at the Mini 4WD Asia Challenge 2019 held in Manila. The famous Japanese toymaker immortalized the...