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Cesar Montano’s Nilalang to play in LA Pinoy film festival

NILALANG, a 2015 Filipino-Japanese horror movie that starred Cesar Montano, Meg Imperial, Yam Concepcion and the provocative Japanese adult film star Maria Ozawa has been selected to play in the three-day Los Angeles Philippine International Film Festival (LAPIFF) on October 7, 8 and 9, 2016. Nilalang’s director Pedring Lopez who was present during the LAPIFF press conference in Carson City […]

by Abner Galino· · 0 comments · Diaspora, Entertainment, News
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Senadora De Lima pinagbibitiw dahil umano sa kawalan ng kredibilidad mula sa kumite ng senado na nag-iimbestiga sa mga kabi-kaiblang patayan

PINAGBIBITIW dahil umano sa kawalan ng kredibilidad si Senadora Leila De Lima bilang pinuno ng Senate Committee on Justice and Human Rights na siyang nagi-imbestiga sa isyu ng mga umano ay Extra Judicial Killings. Nabahiran na umano ng duda ang kredibilidad ng senadora matapos siyang idawit ni Pangulong Rodrigo Duterte sa paglaganap ng bawal na gamot sa loob ng New […]

by Santiago Celario· · 0 comments · News
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Philippines Threaten ‘Bloody Confrontation’ with Beijing Over South China Sea

By Sputnik News The bombastic Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte moved to escalate tensions in the South China Sea knowing that the United States is under a treaty obligation to defend the Philippines. Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte, known as the Donald Trump of the Pacific, unleashed a fiery batch of rhetoric this week that threatens to light a match under the South China Sea powder keg […]

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Ombudsman investigates former DAR Secretary and three lawmakers over P220M ghost project scam

THE Office of the Ombudsman has began an investigation to determine whether former Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary Virgilio delos Reyes and several others, including Senator Gregorio Honasan II, two former lawmakers and a number of DAR and budget officials, could be indicted for graft before the Sandiganbayan for their alleged involvement in a P220 million ghost project scam. […]

by Nelson Flores, Ll.B.· · 0 comments · News
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Duterte administration hahabulin ang malalaking Panginoong Maylupa

SA HARAP ng malawak na suliranin kaugnay ng kawalan ng lupang sinasaka ng maraming magsasaka ay tiniyak ng Kagawaran ng Repormang Agraryo (Department of Agrarian Reform) na ipapatupad ng  kagawaran nang walang pagaaalinlangan ang Comprehensive Agrarian Reform Program o CARP. Ito ang binitiwang pangako noong Biyernes ni Kalihim Rafael Mariano ng DAR sa harap ng mga mamamahayag. Ayon sa kanya […]

by Santiago Celario· · 0 comments · News
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Mayor Herbert Bautista and councilor brother charged before the Office of the Ombudsman

THE Volunteers Against Crime and Corruption on Friday filed multiple administrative and criminal charges against Quezon City Mayor Herbert Bautista and his city councilor brother before the Office of the Ombudsman after the latter recently failed a surprise drug test ordered by city Vice Mayor Joy Belonte-Alimurong. Specifically, the Bautista brothers were charged with violating Executive Order 292 for dishonesty, […]

by Nelson Flores, Ll.B.· · 0 comments · News
FARC's Ivan Marquez (L) and Colombia's Humberto de la Calle (R) shake hands over their historic peace deal Wednesday while Cuba's Foreign Minister Bruno Rodriguez looks on. © Alexandre Meneghini / Reuters

Colombia & FARC shake on historic peace deal after 52 years of CIA-funded war

By The CIA may need to find another enemy in Colombia now that the South American country’s government has reached a historic peace deal with the ‘People’s Army’ known as FARC. Negotiators from both sides shook hands on Wednesday in Cuba, ending a 52-year conflict funded by the US government. The announcement was met with celebration in Colombia. Former […]

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McDonald’s Recalls Lead-Laden Giveaway Items

McDonald’s Recalls Lead-Laden Giveaway Items

FAST food giant McDonald’s Philippines on Wednesday recalled its promotional giveaway products that were found to contain the hazardous substance lead. Specifically, McDonald’s is recalling its promotional back packs, sling bags and bag tags after a pro-environment and public health watchdog EcoWaste Coalition found out about the existence of lead in the said promotional products.  At the same time, McDonald’s, […]

by Nelson Flores, Ll.B.· · 0 comments · Health, News
Wala kayo sa hulog Vice…*

Wala kayo sa hulog Vice…*

NITONG nagdaang Lunes ay induction ng Quezon City Press Club sa Quezon City Hall at ang bisitang pandangal ng samahan ay si Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte-Alimurong. Maayos naman sana ang programa hanggang sa magtalumpati ang vice mayor ni Mayor Herbert Bautista. Inumpisahan ni Vice ang kanyang talumpati sa pinagmulan ng kanyang pamilya at kung paano sila naging publisher […]

by Nelson Flores, Ll.B.· · 0 comments · Opinions
New LA Consul General says US-RP relations is strong

New LA Consul General says US-RP relations is strong

THE public reception area of the Philippine Consulate in Los Angeles was filled to the brim on Wednesday night (August 17) as Filipino-American business and community leaders and members of the media welcomed incoming Consul General Adelio Angelito S. Cruz. Cruz, who is embarking on a four-year term, will be serving areas in the US with the biggest concentrations of […]

by Abner Galino· · 0 comments · Diaspora, News
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Rey Valera’s “Sinasamba Kita”

Rey Valera is a crooner popular in the the late 70’s and early 1980’s.                 Music Video © YouTUBE

by Admin· · 0 comments · Featured Music
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Bahagi ng Hacienda Luisita ipamamahagi na sa mga magsasaka

MATAPOS ang mahabang panahon ng pighati at paghihintay ay mukhang makakamit na rin ng mga magsasaka ng Hacienda Luisita ang kanilang pangarap na maging may-ari ng lupa na matagal na nilang sinasaka. Ang sinag ng liwanag ay kanilang nabanaag matapos ipahayag kahapon ni Rafael Mariano, kalihim ng Kagawaran ng Repormang Agraryo o Department of Agrarian Reform, na ipaiilalim na sa […]

by Santiago Celario· · 0 comments · News
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PH President Duterte declares ceasefire anew with communist rebels

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday night in Davao City declares ceasefire anew with communist rebels in response to the unilateral seven-day ceasefire that the Communist Party of the Philippines declared four days ago while it is having a peace talk with the government in Oslo, Norway. “I am joining the Communist Party of the Philippines in its desire to seek […]

by Nelson Flores, Ll.B.· · 0 comments · News
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New Arms Race: China, US Prepare for Missile Warfare

By Sputnik News In signs of a new Cold War, China is building an arsenal of both offensive and defensive missiles to prepare for a hypothetical conflict with the United States. In recent months, tensions between the two nations have reached new heights. In the South China Sea, Beijing and Washington are at loggerheads over the former’s construction of artificial islands, with the US concerned […]

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No ‘Phexit’*

No ‘Phexit’*

SO NOW it’s official. President Rodrigo Duterte will not withdraw the country’s membership from the United Nations (UN) despite its criticisms on his government’s unyielding war on illegal drugs. The President’s “Phexit” threat last week was apparently his way of emphasizing that “the Philippines is a sovereign nation that should not be meddled with.” Some people, however, believe that instead […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 0 comments · Opinions