AFP on martial law: we all must learn from mistakes of the past

MANILA, Feb 25 (Mabuhay) — The military has welcomed the signing into law by President Benigno Aquino III of the Human Rights Victims Reparation and Recognition Act of 2013, which officially acknowledged that martial law, officially in place from 1972 to 1981, had wronged...

Lesson of EDSA is not just about gaining back our freedom by overthrowing a dictator but also using this freedom to inspire Filipinos to forge ahead towards progress – President Aquino

MANILA, Feb 25 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III called on the Filipino people to look at the fruits borne out by the successful and bloodless ousting of a dictator 27 years ago as inspiration to drive our collective will towards reaping the rewards of freedom and...

CBCP: Nothing wrong with ‘Team Patay’ poster in Bacolod

MANILA, Feb 28 (Mabuhay) — Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) secretary general Msgr. Joselito Asis on Thursday insisted there is nothing wrong with the “Team Patay vs Team Buhay” poster in a Bacolod City church. The “Team...

President Aquino says reforms are in place to address concerns of water sector that will revitalize country’s agricultural and energy sectors

IlOILO CITY, Feb 22 (Mabuhay) — President Benigno S. Aquino III said that various reforms are already in place to effectively address all the issues and concerns of the water sector as part of the administration’s efforts to revitalize the country’s agriculture and...

Karylle denies snubbing Dingdong Dantes

MANILA (Mabuhay) — Singer-host Karylle clarified reports that she and former boyfriend Dingdong Dantes snubbed each other a recent press event. While they are not necessarily close anymore, Karylle said she and the “One More Try” star are civil. “Actually...

Southeast Asia Events Calendar: March – April 2013

April Friday, March 8, 2013 Puro Arte: Filipinos on the Stages of Empire 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM CCC Comunidad University of California, San Diego 9500 Gilman Dr. La Jolla, CA 92093 Free and open to the public. Questions or concerns? Feel free to contact Gail M. Gutierre...

Volkswagen of Downtown Los Angeles

The American automotive industry has throughout its history endured a multitude of ideological and technological changes. In past years, America was known for its muscle cars, which were loud, roaring and powerful, yet they often lacked efficiency and handling. Volkswagen, though...