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Filipino Heroes: Heroes we must not Forget

Let us honor our National Heroes by remembering and celebrating their special day. Happy National Heroes Day, Philippines! #JournAlert

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Filipinos honor National Heroes Day 2015

Today, August 31, marks the National Heroes Day in the Philippines.

Celebrated since 1931, this holiday honors all the Philippine national heroes who helped to regain the country’s freedom and justice against the ruling Spanish colonizers. 139 more words

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Filipinos commemorate Ninoy's death

Filipinos commemorate the 32nd death anniversary of the former Senator Ninoy Aquino, today, August 21.

Ninoy Aquino is known to be the staunchest opponent of Ferdinand Marcos. 142 more words

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Myths and Shadows

Black cats have been rumored to be evil or conduits of death since the time of Greek Mythology. They have been associated with black magic and cult rituals. 67 more words

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Delhi Diary-Independence Day

Two nights full of dark and disturbing dreams. Mrs Rajasthani phones her mother to ask which tea helps best against evil spells. Their argument still goes on. 455 more words

Delhi Diaries

Before the clock chimed 12 at Independence night..!!


How many of us know about the events on the night of the Independence Day, 1947? Well, not many of us, isn’t it? Ever since I read this book- … 584 more words

15th August

Today, the 15th of August marks two important events –

  • One – India’s 69th year of Independence from British colonialism.
  • Second and equally important – Julia Child’s Birth Anniversary…
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