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Bombers in the Philippines Wanted to Tell Aquino Government: "Get Tough on China in the South China Sea"

By Nancy C. Carvajal |Philippine Daily Inquirer

3:45 am | Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

MANILA, Philippines–Four military reservists wanted to tell the Aquino administration that it should toughen up in the territorial dispute between the Philippines and China in the West Philippine Sea but they chose the wrong way to send the message to Malacañang—by setting off bombs at Naia Terminal 3, a nearby mall and the main office of a real estate developer in Makati City. 939 more words

A Pork-Free Monday at Luneta

By: Carissa Palpal-latoc

 Featured Photo by: Cristine Parungao


MANILA- From a distance, you can hear the laughter of children playing around the fields of Luneta park, while their families are gathered around on a picnic mat in an area of their own. 825 more words


Philippines: New People's Army in Two Weekend Attacks


A young New People’s Army (NPA) guerrilla. The NPA is the armed wing of the Communist Party of the Philippines, which has been waging an insurgency since 1969 that has left tens of thousands dead. 287 more words

Filipinos call for another march

By: Cristine Parungao

Features Photo: Million People March 2013 by ABS-CBN News

 Once again, the Filipino citizens convene for the second time to abolish the… 220 more words


Five reasons to 'stand up, sign up' on Monday, National Heroes' Day

On Monday, August 25, National Heroes’ Day, thousands of Filipinos will be in Luneta from 6am-12nn for the “Stand Up, Sign Up Against All Pork Barrel” event. 335 more words


ANAKBAYAN: “If Ninoy was alive today he would stand up against Noynoy’s yellow dictatorship”

Youth group Anakbayan declares that if Ninoy was alive today he will surely stand up against Noynoy’s “yellow dictatorship”.

“If Ninoy was alive he would have been Noynoy’s #1 critic. 192 more words


Remembering Ninoy

Several yeas ago, I was asked to put together and design a family tree for Pres. Benigno Simeon Aquino III. Today marks the 31st death anniversary of his father, Benigno Aquino Jr. 7 more words