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Cordillera kids rebuild ancestors’ forests

STUDENTS in Kibungan town in Benguet province join hands in planting tree seedlings and building nurseries to help replenish their forest. More than 100 nurseries have since been completed in the Cordillera region. PHOTOS BY JP ALIPIO/CONTRIBUTOR

For the last three years, schoolchildren in the Cordillera region have been doing their share in rebuilding their ancestors’ forests.

Posted: November 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Unusual ghost stories in Baguio


All Saints’ Day brings a bit of Hollywood-inspired glitz to Baguio, a city built a century ago by the American colonial government, as tourists return for the eerie atmosphere and the ghost stories during the day of the dead.

Posted: October 29th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

105 years later, foreigners still show love for Baguio

MASAKAZU NOSE spends each morning picking up litter along the concrete walkways of Baguio City. People in the city pay him no attention when he works, often ignorant about the help he provides to the bustling upland metropolis.EV ESPIRITU/ INQUIRER NORTHERN LUZON

Older generations have been saying that the Baguio they loved was no longer the city that exists today.

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »

Baguio activists launch signature drive for law vs ‘pork’

Baguio Abolish Pork Barrel Movement

A group of activists launched the summer capital’s version of the “abolish pork” movement, aiming to gather signatures of the more than 150,000 voters here, as the city’s contribution to a people’s initiative for a law banning the pork barrel in the national budget.

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Pride in native roots shines in graduation


Ecru Filipiniana for women and Barong Tagalog for men worn with the sablay are the usual attire combinations for University of the Philippines (UP) graduates.

Posted: May 3rd, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »