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Aquino pays tribute to Filipino heroism


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

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 »

AFP heroes await full benefits under law


On the battlefield, recalls retired Army chief and Medal of Valor awardee Arturo Ortiz, a soldier does not consciously think he has to be a hero. But there are times when the mission—and a brave heart—push one to do a “heroic deed.”

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Nation | Read More »

Ninoy Aquino remains ‘shining example’

Ninoy Aquino. ED SANTIAGO

Showing the Filipino was “worth dying for” more than three decades ago, the late Sen. Benigno Aquino Jr. remains a “shining example” of heroism that could inspire and guide a new generation of Filipinos.

Posted: August 21st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Heroic lady cops are apple of Aquino’s eye


President Benigno Aquino III may have yet to find his lady love, but the heroic acts of lady cops are enough to keep him going.

Posted: April 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »