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3 labor leaders, nun Bantayog honorees

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FREEDOM ADVOCATES  Rolando Olalia (left), Felixberto Olalia Sr. (top, left) and Crispin Beltran are among this year’s Bantayog ng mga Bayani honorees. CONTRIBUTED PHOTOS

Three fearless labor leaders, four massacre victims, one Augustinian nun and four other activists were among those honored at Bantayog ng mga Bayani (Monument of Heroes) in Quezon City this week.

Posted: December 1st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Local hero remembered in Quezon ceremony

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Quezon Gov. David Suarez called on his province mates to emulate the patriotism of local revolutionary hero Apolinario de la Cruz, popularly known as “Hermano Pule,” and to join hands with the government in uplifting the lives of Filipinos.

Posted: November 13th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

Ninoy Aquino: A fallen grain on tarmac bears fruit

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THE FUNERAL THAT STUNNED THE WORLD The funeral of Sen. Ninoy Aquino Jr. was held on Aug. 31 10 days after his assassination on the tarmac of the Manila international airport. It took 11 hours for the procession to reach Manila Memorial Park in Parañaque from Sto. Domingo Church in Quezon City. Veteran photojournalist Joe Arazas provided the Inquirer with this unpublished black-and-white photo of the funeral march, which has been compared to that of India’s Mahatma Gandhi. Note his son Noynoy now President (in shades, at left). Arazas was then working for the state-run Philippine News Agency, which explains why the photo was never used.

Each year, we gather at the Philippine Consulate to celebrate two special events that are somehow connected or related to each other.

Posted: August 31st, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Latest News Stories,Nation,Nation | Read More »

Aquino pays tribute to Filipino heroism

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Are you proud of the changes in the Philippines four years after President Aquino took office?

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Each of us can become heroes, say PDI readers

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DAY FOR HEROES  Monday has been declared a national holiday to honor Philippine heroes. For many, their everyday heroes are right inside their homes. About a fourth of 304 respondents, who sent in their responses via e-mail, fax, mobile and Inquirer.net, said their heroes were family members—their moms, dads, sisters, brothers, aunts and grandmothers.  EDWIN BACASMAS

To the Philippine Daily Inquirer (PDI), heroism is not just in textbooks and on concrete monuments. There are everyday heroes around us. We asked our readers about their everyday heroes and what they are made of, and these are their answers.

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

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