The popular Adobo Cookoff returns, along with the Balut-Eating Contest, Filipino cuisine and desserts, cultural exhibits and live performances on two stages will highlight the 21st Annual Pistahan Parade and Festival on Aug. 9-10, 2014 at the Yerba Buena Gardens on Mission and 4th Streets.
By Chito Sta. Romana
The Inquirer is running a series of articles on issues facing President Aquino in his fifth State of the Nation Address on July 28. For more on the Sona, go to http://inq.ph/sona2014. MANILA, Philippines–After deciding to stand up to China in defending the national interest, President Aquino and his administration now face a daunting [...]
By Kristine Angeli Sabillo
The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Sunday ordered the mandatory evacuation of Filipinos in Libya as conflict in the country escalates.
By Donna Cueto-Ybañez; Contributor
It’s all systems go for Monday’s inauguration of the Philippine Arena in Bocaue town, Bulacan province, “the world’s largest domed indoor arena,” which will be the main site of the centennial celebration of the Iglesia Ni Cristo (INC) on July 27 where more than 1 million of its members are expected to congregate.
By Tarra Quismundo
They are two hearts missing a part, brought together by the same goal: That someday, no mother, wife, friend or family member would experience the same uncertainty and “torture” they continue to endure for losing a loved one.