Opinions

Pagbangon*

HALOS isang linggo matapos ideklara ni President Duterte na malaya na ang Marawi City sa terorismo ay nagpahayag si Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana na nagwakas na ang 154 na araw ng pananakop ng Maute group na sinuportahan ng Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). Ayon sa militar ay nasawi sa digmaan ang 920 terorista […]

Culture and the Arts Entertainment

Rock musical ‘Hair’ closes Rep’s 50th season, 51st opens with ‘Comedy of Tenors’

THE rock musical “Hair” closes the Repertory Philippines’ 50th season this November-December while the hilarious “Comedy of Tenors” opens its 51st season next January. Directed by Chris B. Millado, “Hair” opens on Nov. 17 and runs until Dec. 17. Hair is considered as “the first-ever tribal love-rock musical on Broadway.” “We, at Rep, are more inspired […]

Beyond Deadlines on TV/YouTube

Beyond Deadlines on Howdy Philippines and Pinoy Houston TV YouTube #35– “United Nations”

Kindly watch Beyond Deadlines’ segment at Howdy Philippines where I will briefly talk about the “United Nations,” and its origins. Thanks and God bless… The Beyond Deadlines on TV/YouTube segment was produced by the Houston, Texas based Pinoy Houston TV. The TV show time is every Saturday at 1 p.m. (Houston time) at Channel 15.3 […]

Opinions

Revisiting the October Revolution of 1917*

By John Wight, Sputnik News TO SOME the October Revolution of 1917 in Russia still stands, a hundred years on, as the single most important emancipatory event in human history. For such people it commands greater importance than the Reformation or the American and French revolutions preceding it, in that it went further than religious or political emancipation […]

News

PH Ombudsman indicts two immigration officers and a bemedalled police officer for plunder

PHILIPPINE anti-graft prosecutors on Friday have indicted before the Sandiganbayan three immigration officers, a bemedalled retired police official and a gambling tycoon in connection with an alleged immigration scam that led to the unlawful release of more than 1,000 undocumented Chinese nationals from immigration custody. Specifically, Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales ordered the filing of plunder […]

News

Financier umano ng Maute Group nahuli ng pulisya ng Quezon City

DINAKIP ng pulisya sa Quezon City nitong Huwebes ang isang negosyante na pinaghihinalaang “financier” ng teroristang grupo na Maute sa bisa ng isang search warrant na ipinalabas ng korte. Ayon kay Quezon City Police Department (QCPD) Director Chief Supt. Lorenzo Eleazar inaresto ang 42 taong gulang na si Rasdy Malawani alias Rasdi Macabangkit o Rasdi […]

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Filipino World War II vets honored by US Congress

THE United States Congress on Wednesday presented the prestigious Congressional Gold Medal to Filipino World War II veterans for their service and sacrifice during the war. Among those who posthumously received the highest civilian honor the US Congress could bestow was 1st Lt. Purisimo Basa Reyes, the father of Pinoy Houston TV’s Executive Producer Leonides […]

Opinions

Hail to the Chief *

DESPITE earlier differences of opinion with President Rodrigo Duterte, the United States hailed the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) for killing terrorist leaders Isnilon Hapilon and Omar Maute. As an ally, the US supported the military’s counter terrorism efforts in Mindanao by providing intelligence, surveillance, and technical assistance. It has also donated at least […]

News

PH civil aviation authorities warned of a dangerous boom crane near the approach of Davao International Airport

THE Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines on Wednesday sought the assistance of the Davao City government in connection with a boom crane that obstructs the approach and departure of airplanes from the nearby Francisco Bangoy International Airport due to its height. This was learned after the CAAP informed the local city government about the […]

IT News

Filipino IT experts set to fly to Japan to participate in the 2017 Asian Entrepreneurship Award.

EXPERTS from a newly established Filipino Internet Technology company will vie for global recognition and acclaim at Asian Entrepreneurship Award 2017 in Chiba, Japan. IT experts from Mr. Geek Mobile Solutions, Inc. led by its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Rowinner G. Bautista, President Romeo Sustiguer, Jr. Senior Sales Manager Elise Tupas Mello and Chief […]

Opinions

Walang tiwala*

IPINAGTANGGOL ni Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano sa isang press conference ang mga tagasuportang blogger na kanilang isinama sa biyahe sa New York para i-cover ang kanyang speech sa United Nations General Assembly. Kinumpirma rin niya na ginamit ang pera ng mga nagbabayad ng buwis para tustusan ang gastusin ng naturang mga blogger. Bakit kailangang […]

Culture and the Arts Entertainment

Dong Abay, Joe Crepúsculo set the stage on fire in Posporo(s)

FILIPINO poet, artist and rockstar Dong Abay and Spanish musician Joe Crepúsculo keep the flame of the best live music burning when they share the limelight in Posporo(s) this week. Posporo(s), a series of free concerts organized by the Embassy of Spain and the Instituto Cervantes de Manila with the support of the National Commission […]

News

Philippine Army Completes Op to Retake Marawi From Daesh-Linked Terrorists

By Sputnik News THE Philippines has gained the upper hand over terrorism in the country. MOSCOW (Sputnik) – The Philippine army has completed its military operation in Marawi, liberating the city from the 30 remaining militants of the Daesh-linked Maute group (outlawed in Russia) and rescuing all hostages, the country’s defense secretary, Delfin Lorenzana, said on Monday. “After 154 days of the siege of Marawi by the […]

Environment Health News

PH environmentalists lauded ban on lead based paints

AS THE World Health Organization leads in commemorating the International Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, Philippine based environmentalists lauded the country’s government for taking the “bold step” of phasing out lead based paints. EcoWaste Coalition, in a statement, said the country’s ongoing effort to phase out lead in paints is a step in the right direction […]

Beyond Deadlines on TV/YouTube

Beyond Deadlines on Howdy Philippines and Pinoy Houston TV YouTube #34– “La Naval de Manila”

Kindly watch Beyond Deadlines’ segment at Howdy Philippines where I will briefly talk about “La Naval de Manila” and why it is considered a miracle. Thanks and God bless… The Beyond Deadlines on TV/YouTube segment was produced by the Houston, Texas based Pinoy Houston TV. The TV show time is every Saturday at 1 p.m. […]

Environment Health News

PH Environmentalist lambasted anti-environment proposals of members of the congress

A COALITION of environmentalist groups nationwide demanded the scrapping of the regressive moves in the House of Representatives seeking the repeal of the ban in waste incineration, a garbage disposal process which has been proven to be disastrous for the environment and people. The demand was recently made in a press conference by No Burn […]

Environment Health News

Poisoned Planet: Pollution Causes 9 Million Deaths Worldwide Each Year

By Sputnik News NEW research carried out by The Lancet Commission on Pollution and Health showed that pollution’s harmful impact on people’s health, the environment and our planet was responsible for one in six deaths worldwide in 2015. The report, published Thursday in The Lancet, says that the deaths of approximately 9 million people worldwide in 2015 were […]