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4 Aetas fly to India to study solar energy

FLYING HIGH Off to India to study solar energy, these Aeta women
line up at the immigration counter of Ninoy Aquino International
Airport Terminal 1 as they await their first ever plane ride.

Evelyn Clemente, a 49-year-old member of the Aeta tribe in Zambales province, had never taken a plane in her life until Thursday.

Posted: September 19th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

No ‘Agta’ OK for Umiray bridge


A leader of the Agta tribe in the Sierra Madres in northern Quezon on Monday said the construction of a bridge that would link the province to Aurora had no permit from his community.

Posted: January 29th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Women hid ‘Fr. Pops’ from killers in 2003

Undated handout photo of Italian missionary Fausto Tentorio who was shot dead outside a church in Arakan, North Cotabato, by a lone gunman armed with a pistol equipped with a silencer. PHOTO COURTESY OF PIME

Fr. Fausto Tentorio was no stranger to death threats.

Posted: October 18th, 2011 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »