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Fil-Am broadcaster Robert Henry dies in Vegas


Robert Henry, radio host of the “East-West Show” passed away last Friday, March 14. His show aired live from Las Vegas every Thursday at 1 to 2 p.m.

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

Ex-honorary consul Dr. A. S. Macatangay; 78


Dr. Angelo S. Macatangay, former Philippine honorary consul general in Florida and one of New York’s leading physicians, died on Oct. 22 at the age of 78.

Posted: October 25th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Sulu Sultan Kiram, 75, dies of organ failure

Sultan Jamalul Kiram III. AP FILE PHOTO

Sultan Jamalul Kiram III died on Sunday, his daughter told Radyo Inquirer 990AM.

Posted: October 20th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Jonjie de los Reyes; 56


Juliet Arnobit de los Reyes, former corporate executive of GMA Network, Inc., died on July 17 in Henderson, Nevada, after a yearlong battle with brain cancer. She was 56.

Posted: July 24th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

More pay tribute to Fr. James Reuter, ‘the honorary Filipino’


He was one “great Filipino,” a brother and an inspiration.

Posted: January 1st, 2013 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Inouye, WW II hero, PH friend, dies at 88

The late Senator Daniel Inouye of Hawaii. INQUIRER file photo

Sen. Daniel Inouye of Hawaii, one of the last World War II heroes in the US Congress, a loyal voice for minorities and the disenfranchised and a good friend of the Philippines, died on Monday. He was 88.

Posted: December 19th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Antonio G. Lazaro; 54


Antonio Gimenez Lazaro, 54, former assistant vice president for maintenance and engineering of the Philippine Airlines (PAL), died on Monday in Seattle, Washington. He is survived by his wife, Nena Nicolas, and children Alexander, Andrea and Angeline.

Posted: November 29th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Veteran Filipino journalist Zenaida Silva dies


Zenaida Silva, a veteran Filipino journalist who covered the 1986 “people power” revolt that ousted dictator Ferdinand Marcos and other turbulent political events in the Philippines, has died.

Posted: November 25th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Ex-presidential peace adviser Abaya was 60

Former Presidential Adviser on the Peace Process Annabelle Abaya has passed away after a short battle with cancer, the Philippine Daily Inquirer learned only Sunday. Abaya was 60.

Posted: October 22nd, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Emma Benitez Valeriano dies in US; 90


Emma Benitez Valeriano died in Honolulu, Hawaii, on Tuesday at 6:14 pm. She would have been 90 years old on Nov. 3. She died of natural causes.

Posted: September 29th, 2012 in Asia & Pacific,Features,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »



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