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Blue Mountains, Australia

Blue Mountains, Australia

Gem and Lita

Where are they: a part of the dividing mountain range west of Sydney What is there to see: Wentworth Falls, Three Sisters, Scenic World How to get there: travel by road (train or car)

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Duterte’s first political prisoner

Duterte’s first political prisoner

Perry Diaz

When then Justice Secretary Leila de Lima ran for the Senate in 2016, little did she know that she was on a road taken by a growing number of politicians, one that leads to

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Everything I Need to Know About Life, I Learned from NOAH’s ARK

Everything I Need to Know About Life, I Learned from NOAH’s ARK

Tony and Letty Antonio

1. Don’t miss the boat. 2. Remember that we are all in the same boat 3. Plan ahead. It wasn’t raining when Noah built the ark. 4. Stay fit. When you’re really old, someone

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For the Record: Immortal Sacrament (2008–2016)

For the Record: Immortal Sacrament (2008–2016)

Levy Abad

by Levy Abad One of the best Filipino-Canadian Metal bands in Manitoba, Immortal Sacrament, during its heyday in 2012, was comprised by Paul Magnaye (vocals), Marron Verzosa (guitar), Niko Guilbang (bass), Victor “Vic” Bautista

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Use Caution On The Ice

Use Caution On The Ice

Eric Labaupa

The annual fishing frenzy that is known as ‘March Madness’ is upon us once again. This time of year can yield some of the best ice fishing trips of the season. With the mild

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PHCM Elects New Officers for 2017-2019

PHCM Elects New Officers for 2017-2019

Community members of the Philippine Heritage Council of Manitoba (PHCM) Inc. have elected a new set of Officers for the 2017-2019 fiscal years. After a nomination and vetting process whereby organizations were invited to

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Gov’t to ratify Paris climate agreement

Gov’t to ratify Paris climate agreement

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed the Paris Agreement on Climate Change signifying the government’s intent to be legally-bound to the accord at the international level. On Wednesday, March 1 the Office of the President

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Don’t Wait for the Earthquake to Decongest Metro Manila

Don’t Wait for the Earthquake to Decongest Metro Manila

by Max Sangil These past two weeks TV news and front page stories were focused on the long time serving Phivolcs Director Renato Solidum. He talks of the impending ‘the big one’. Early on

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Aquino urges LP members to speak up

Aquino urges LP members to speak up

Former President Benigno Aquino III said he was keeping his self-imposed yearlong moratorium on being critical of the current administration. But the ouster of four of his fellow Liberal Party (LP) members from the

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Sarah G back to ‘The Voice’

Sarah G back to ‘The Voice’

Singer Sarah Geronimo will be back to The Voice for the teen’s edition this year after taking a break from The Voice Kids Philippines last season. Sarah will join coaches Bamboo, Sharon Cuneta, and

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