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30-story condo project in Sta. Ana halted


The community of Sta. Ana in Manila has been given a reprieve from the construction of a high-rise condominium development in the district, which, according to residents, is damaging the area’s historical, cultural and archaeological significance.

Posted: October 14th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

House panel OKs bill on Moro history subject

Pangalian Balindong

A House of Representatives panel has approved for plenary debate a bill for a Moro history, culture and identity studies as an elective subject in the higher education curriculum.

Posted: October 13th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Pia Cayetano: Manila’s historic building illegally demolished

Pia Cayetano

The historic Army and Navy Club building was demolished without the approval of the National Historical Commission of the Philippines (NHCP), Senator Pia Cayetano revealed Thursday.

Posted: September 11th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

SC ruling sought to demolish condo tower

RIZAL IN CONDO’S SHADOW  The construction of the Torre de Manila, which mars the view of the Rizal Monument in Manila,  continues despite calls from various groups to stop the building.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / EDWIN BACASMAS

Groups protesting the construction of a towering condominium that they say ruins the people’s view of Jose Rizal’s monument are gearing up for a legal battle to get the building demolished.

Posted: September 5th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Lucena photos rekindle search for roots

A REPRODUCTION of an old photo of the Lucena main road taken in 1900 displayed at an exhibit dubbed “Lumang Larawan, Anyo ng Kasaysayan” at Pacific Mall in Lucena City. DELFIN T. MALLARI JR.

Lucena City’s young generation experienced “throwback moments” through an exhibit of black-and-white photos mirroring the rich and colorful past of this capital city of Quezon province.

Posted: August 28th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Regions,Regions | Read More »