Vol. 27 No. 04 »

Pacquiao’s House colleagues want next fight in Manila

Pacquiao’s House colleagues want next fight in Manila

Several congressmen in the House of Representatives are urging Saranggani Rep. Manny Pacquiao to hold his next fight live in Manila. The lawmakers’ appeal was apparently in reaction to the reported claim of Michael

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Sen. Santiago calls on students to join ‘net revolution’ against corruption

Sen. Santiago calls on students to join ‘net revolution’ against corruption

Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago is calling young students to use the social media in the fight against traditional politicians in the coming May elections. Speaking at a recent symposium spearheaded by the UP Student Council

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Tagle among frontrunners to replace Pope Benedict XVI

Tagle among frontrunners to replace Pope Benedict XVI

There are no official candidates yet to replace Pope Benedict XVI but the name of Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle is among the potential candidates that have been most frequently mentioned recently. Citing

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Winnipeg Jets Report

Winnipeg Jets Report

by Ron Cantiveros Photo by AJ Marcelino February has not been kind to our beloved Winnipeg Jets. Closing out a three game road trip against the Tampa Bay Lightning, the Jets lost in an

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Canada Unequivocally Condemns North Korean Nuclear Test

Canada Unequivocally Condemns North Korean Nuclear Test

February 12, 2013 – Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today issued the following statement: “The North Korean regime’s reckless disregard for the global will is again on display. “This test—North Korea’s third—is provocative and

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Leading to the formation of Filipino National Congress

Leading to the formation of Filipino National Congress

Cantiveros elected as MACCFA president Rod Escobar Cantiveros, recipient of Queen Elizabeth ll Diamond Jubilee Medal, and publisher of the Manitoba and Alberta Filipino Journal, elected as the president of the Manitoba Council of

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Rizal’s celebration inspires Filipinos

Rizal’s celebration inspires Filipinos

Every 30th of the Month of December, the Knights of Rizal of Winnipeg, headed by Sir Felino de Jesus,  bonded together to commemorate Dr. Jose Rizal’s martyrdom. And the Ladies of Rizal , led

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Ten “Kababayans” are now Certified General Accountants (CGA)

Ten “Kababayans” are now Certified General Accountants (CGA)

by Hipolito Alibin, Jr. In November, I attended the 2012 CGA Manitoba Convocation in Brandon and I am proud to share and congratulate “10 Kababayans” (12% of 86 grads) who obtained this respected and

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Vickar Community Chev Number 1 GM Dealer in Manitoba in 2012

Vickar Community Chev Number 1 GM Dealer in Manitoba in 2012

First time it happened to a GM dealership in Manitoba “Behind me are the sales people who made this recognition possible,” says Larry Vickar, President and CEO of Vickar Autogroup, Inc.,” their dedication, their

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Hip-hop concert makes young girl’s wish come true

Hip-hop concert makes young girl’s wish come true

By Jackie Doming Some of Winnipeg’s most talented hip-hop and R&B performers shook the West End Cultural stage on Feb. 3 for the first annual Urban Rhapsody Charity Concert. The illustrious line-up of urban

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