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Friends in good times and bad celebrate Cory Aquino

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REMEMBER WHEN Like the way it was in the feverish days leading to Edsa (I) People Power Revolution, yellow confetti rains anew on the Cory Aquino Memorial Shrine in Manila as the country commemorated the well-loved former President’s 80th birth anniversary on Friday. (See story below.) RICHARD REYES

Some came in wheelchairs, a few with canes. Many took halting steps with arthritic knees. But they came, anyway, to pay their respects to the late President Cory Aquino, who would have turned 80 years old on Friday.

Posted: January 26th, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

In death, Cory Aquino lives as model for all widows

DEMOCRACY GUIDEPOSTS The Cory Aquino Memorial Shrine and the Ninoy Aquino Monument stand tall in the rain on Roxas Boulevard and Padre Burgos Drive in Manila. GRIG C. MONTEGRANDE

Even in death, she lives on as an example for widows all over the world. At the recent Ninth International Conference on Grief and Bereavement in Contemporary Society held in Miami, Florida, Dr. Harold Ivan Smith, a noted grief educator and one of the leading lights of thanatology (the study of death, dying and bereavement), […]

Posted: August 1st, 2011 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »