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Winnipeg Strides towards ‘Super-cityhood’

Winnipeg Strides towards ‘Super-cityhood’

Adonis Fernandez

Where is Winnipeg?—this is perhaps one of the harshest questions that a Winnipegger would possibly hear from an acquaintance who, at least, lives outside of Manitoba or, at most, one who lives outside of

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Alam Mo Ba Na…?

Alam Mo Ba Na…?

Adonis Fernandez

* In Winnipeg School Division, there are two Filipino members of the Board of Trustees—Darlyne Bautista and Anthony Ramos. (www.wsd1.org) * Winnipeg’s Osborne Village is Canada’s best neighborhood. (www.ctv.ca) * In 2011, the most

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Power industry warns of further rise in electricity rates

Power industry warns of further rise in electricity rates

The country’s electricity rates, already one of the highest in Southeast Asia, may rise further in the days to come. The president of the Philippine Independent Power Producers Association (PIPPA) Ernesto B. Pantangco warned

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Pagcor, OPM extend application for nationwide singing contest

Pagcor, OPM extend application for nationwide singing contest

The sponsoring Philippine Amusement and Gaming Corp. (Pagcor) and the Organisasyon ng Pilipinong Mang-aawit (OPM) have extended the application to the “OPM@Pagcor 2,” A Nationwide Search for the Total OPM Performer.” Pagcor Asst. VP

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LADLAD wants Miriam Quiambao to issue a public apology

LADLAD wants Miriam Quiambao to issue a public apology

Former beauty queen Miriam Quiambao says she has nothing against the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and extended her apology through Twitter for her statements that may have offended them. However it

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Aquino cites risks of legislative wage hike, rejects P125 proposal

Aquino cites risks of legislative wage hike, rejects P125 proposal

President Benigno S. Aquino III in his Labor Day address Tuesday said a legislative wage hike, would amount to P1.4 trillion, or almost a fourth of the country’s P8-trillion economy. In rejecting the proposed

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Nora Aunor not in a hurry to be conferred National Artist

Nora Aunor not in a hurry to be conferred National Artist

Superstar Nora Aunor has expressed appreciation to those who endorsed her for the National Artist award. However the multi-awarded actress humbly said there are people other than her who deserve more to receive the

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Mommy D’s Birthday Gift

Mommy D’s Birthday Gift

The traditional lavish birthday party for Mommy Dionisia in General Santos City is still two weeks away but this early Manny Pacquiao has already given her an advance gift. Mommy D who will turn

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Jessica Sanchez joins AI’s Top 5

Jessica Sanchez joins AI’s Top 5

Filipino-Mexican singer Jessica Sanchez escapes another elimination round and is now among “American Idol” season 11’s Top 5 joining Joshua Ledet, Phillip Phillips, Skylar Laine and Hollie Cavanagh. A day before, the 16-year-old contender

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Enchong Dee-Erich Gonzales tandem bags ‘Most Popular Love Team’ award

Enchong Dee-Erich Gonzales tandem bags ‘Most Popular Love Team’ award

Enchong Dee and Erich Gonzales recently bagged the 43rd Guillermo Mendoza Memorial Scholarship Foundation Box-Office Entertainment Awards trophy for Most Popular Love Team in Movies and Television. The two young stars who were paired

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