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Reclaiming the glory of Manila for the Manileños

Reclaiming the glory of Manila for the Manileños

Rod Cantiveros

Manila, the capital of the Philippines, is rising again, thanks to the political will of the newly elected Manila Mayor Isko Moreno! The 45-year old former “basurero,” a “side-car driver,” a beneficiary of “pagpag”

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Mámang Gitarísta

Mámang Gitarísta

aLfie vera meLLa

Hábang akó’y naglálakad sa The Forks, Manitóba Nakapúlot akó ng sumbrérong may lamáng péra Hinábol akó ng matandáng may daláng gitára Mabúti at hindí n’ya akó binató ng láta ’Dalí kong ibinalík ang sombrérong

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Filipino Films at Gimli Film Festival 2019 (July 24–28)

Filipino Films at Gimli Film Festival 2019 (July 24–28)

aLfie vera meLLa

The forthcoming 19th annual Gimli Film Festival—slated on July 24–28—will feature two Filipino-Canadian films: When the Storm Fades (2018) and Nervous Translation (2018). Directed by Sean Devlin, the Documentary/Drama When the Storm Fades tells

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MFSF and Pinoy Rock ’n’ Roll

MFSF and Pinoy Rock ’n’ Roll

Levy Abad

by Levy Abad With Rock ’n’ Roll in my mind, I went to the 8th Manitoba Filipino Street Festival (MFSF) at the Maples Multiplex Grounds Community Center (434 Adsum Drive) to watch Acoustic Live

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Latest Pulse Asia survey says majority still trusts Duterte

Latest Pulse Asia survey says majority still trusts Duterte

The latest Pulse Asia survey results showed that President Rodrigo Duterte remain the most trusted and approved top government official in the country. The nationwide survey was conducted last June 24-30 with 1,200 adult

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Isko Moreno plans new slaughterhouse in Manila

Isko Moreno plans new slaughterhouse in Manila

Manila Mayor Isko Moreno recently announced a plan to build a complex to replace the old Vitas slaughterhouse in Tondo. Moreno lamented the filthy and rundown condition of the place as he visited the

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Experts predict slight edge for Pacquiao over Thurman

Experts predict slight edge for Pacquiao over Thurman

An expert group composed of 46 all-time greats, reigning champions and ex-titleholders and trainers has given eight-division champion Senator Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao a slight edge over WBA Welterweight World Champion Keith “One Time” Thurman.

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Star Cinema reveals new ‘Darna’ actress

Star Cinema reveals new ‘Darna’ actress

Star Cinema, the film outfit of giant network ABS-CBN, has chosen the new actress who will play “Darna.” Jane De Leon takes over the role from Liza Soberano and Angel Locsin, who were both

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Kathryn Bernardo is ‘The Eddys’ Best Actress winner

Kathryn Bernardo is ‘The Eddys’ Best Actress winner

Actress Kathryn Bernardo won best actress on Sunday’s Entertainment Editors’ Choice Awards for Movies, or The Eddys, for her role in in the blockbuster hit “The Hows of Us.” The 23-year-old young star said

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‘AlDub’ celebrates 4th anniversary

‘AlDub’ celebrates 4th anniversary

Alden Richards and Maine Mendoza will be celebrating the 4th anniversary of their loveteam popularly known as AlDUb. The two both expressed their gratitude to those who still support their onscreen partnership. It will

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