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Young people find rituals, litanies strengthening their faith

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YOUNG pilgrims pray before the altar of a Catholic church in Lumban, one of their Visita Iglesia (church visits) stops in Laguna province. Vaughn Alviar

“Back in the day…,” elders would begin.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Manila-bound bus burns on NLEX

HOT WHEELS. A Manila-bound Santrans bus catches fire on NLEX Friday, Feb. 15, 2013,. No one was hurt in the incident. JODEE AGONCILLO Inquirer

A Santrans Bus headed for Sta Cruz, Manila caught fire and was totally burned Friday at the Marilao, North Luzon Rxpressway.

Posted: February 15th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Toppled bus victims settle for P16K

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The Nova Auto Transport bus that went wayward lies across the southbound lane on Edsa Wednesday morning, snarling the rush-hour traffic. MMDA ROAD EMERGENCY GROUP FILE PHOTO

Barely three months after the suspension order against Nova Auto Transport was lifted, one of its buses again figured in a major accident on Edsa early Wednesday, injuring 11 people, including a five-year-old girl.

Posted: January 17th, 2013 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Accused in Anikow slay wants case downgraded


Four small Filipinos pitted against a trained US Marine officer cannot be considered “abuse of superior strength.”

Posted: December 13th, 2012 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Still no birth certificate? Act before it’s too late

PROOF OF BIRTH. A typical queue of applicants for birth certificates at the Manila civil registrar’s office. NIÑO JESUS ORBETA

AT 58, “MYRNA,” a high school teacher, has found herself paying for someone else’s negligence. Myrna is just one of the 150 to 300 people filing for late birth registration every day at Manila City Hall. Like many in the queue, she has no ready answers for many of the standard questions awaiting her at the registrar’s office.

Posted: November 10th, 2012 in Headlines,Metro,Photos & Videos | Read More »