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LOURDES – “Source of Life”

LOURDES – “Source of Life”

Gem and Lita

For a five-hour journey to Lourdes from the Gave of Austerlitz in Paris we boarded the “TGV” (Train a Grande Vitesse – French word for “high-speed train” which normally travels between 270 km/hr and

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Five rounds for Filipino fighter

Five rounds for Filipino fighter

Big Marv

Filipino fighter and Middleweight contender, Mark “The Filipino Wrecking Machine” Munoz will fight in the main event at UFC 138, November 5th, in Birmingham, England. His opponent is Chris “The Crippler” Leben, who is

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The Wave Splashes Eternal, part 10

The Wave Splashes Eternal, part 10

aLfie vera meLLa

(The Wild Swans Soar Again) Last issue, we welcomed the return to form of Modern English, an important pioneer and flagbearer of New Wave / Postpunk music, the band that wrote “I Melt with

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Heat, Pulse, Flow, Breathe

Heat, Pulse, Flow, Breathe

aLfie vera meLLa

(On the Origin of Some Vital Medical Instruments) As soon as you enter the doctor’s office for your regular medical checkup, the physician or the assisting nurse will ask you to relax as s/he

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Gloria’s ‘Trojan Horse’

Gloria’s ‘Trojan Horse’

Perry Diaz

Former Gov. Zaldy Ampatuan, the accused mass murderer of “Maguindanao Massacre” infamy almost convinced President Benigno “P-Noy” Aquino III into considering him as state witness in the multiple murder case against his father Andal

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2011 Toyota Highlander AWD

2011 Toyota Highlander AWD

Ron Cantiveros

Easy & fun to drive! A solid performer! The 2011 Toyota Highland V6 AWD drives like a Camry. On our road test, the Highlander rode quite smoothly over Winnipeg’s infamous pothole-laden streets. This mid-size

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P-Noy’s Sona-ta

P-Noy’s Sona-ta

Perry Diaz

My investigative reporter James Macaquecquec emailed me a draft of President Benigno “P-Noy” Aquino III’s 2011 State of the Nation Address (Sona). James told me that the draft was leaked by an assistant of

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More possible witnesses confirm election fraud

More possible witnesses confirm election fraud

Two municipal election officers from Maguindanao have come forward and confirmed election fraud allegations of former election supervisor Lintang Bedol. This was revealed by Interior Secretary Jesse Robredo who said the two municipal election

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Government to implement new budgetary saving measures

Government to implement new budgetary saving measures

The Aquino administration expects to save billions of pesos by implementing new budgetary measures including the bulk purchases of its supplies, airline, hotel fees and other utilities, use of procurement cards instead of cash

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Government acquires new warship to patrol Philippine seas

Government acquires new warship to patrol Philippine seas

In a send-off ceremony attended by Filipino-American leaders at the U.S. Coast Guard in Alameda, California, ninety-five Filipino sailors concluded their five-month stay in America and proudly boarded the Philippines’ newest and biggest warship

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