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UP Epsilon Chi to celebrate 50th anniversary with series of events

To celebrate the 50th anniversary of the founding of UP Epsilon Chi Fraternity October 2, 1964 in the UP College of Engineering in Diliman, the fraternity is
Holding activities aand events.

Posted: September 26th, 2014 in Events | Read More »

Voilà! Filipino-speaking monsieur surprises Aquino

Cartoon, September 20, 2014

He stands 6-foot-4 (1.9 meters) and is a dead ringer for NBA superstar Kevin Durant. Not only that, he speaks fluent Filipino.

Posted: September 20th, 2014 in Europe,Featured Gallery,Features,Headlines,Philippines,Photos & Videos | Read More »


Aquino and the heckler

President Benigno Aquino III.  AFP FILE PHOTO

The first time I saw Benigno Aquino III, he was standing on the front steps of Palma Hall at UP Diliman, struggling to be heard with what looked like a beat-up megaphone. It was late 1983, and the 23-year-old Noynoy had just lost his father in a gruesome assassination. He was a featured speaker at one of the many rallies […]

Posted: June 16th, 2014 in Blogs,Columnists,Featured Columns | Read More »

Moved by mom’s tearful plea, owner forgives photo thief

Mark Joseph Solis, center in Barong Tagalog, receives the prizes for winning the 'Smiles for the World' photo contest.   Screengrab from the video of Raymond C. Ordonez

Not the “words and articulations” from Mark Joseph Solis but his mother’s “simple and short” apologies that made Norwegian Gregory John Smith to have a change of heart and forgive the controversial photo thief.

Posted: September 28th, 2013 in Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »


Lightning in Diliman: UP post-Kristel

PHOTO courtesy of Wendell Capili

There’s a strong chance that lightning will strike in UP Diliman on Sunday. One hit UP Manila a week ago when students briefly held a protest during the commencement exercise.

Posted: April 28th, 2013 in Blogs,Columnists,Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »