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Americans, Belgians mark Battle of the Bulge 70th anniversary

Braving snowy weather, Americans and Belgians gathered in the Ardennes region of Belgium on Saturday to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the biggest and bloodiest U.S. battles of World War II_the Battle of the Bulge.

Braving snowy weather, Americans and Belgians gathered in the Ardennes region of Belgium on Saturday to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the biggest and bloodiest U.S. battles of World War II_the Battle of the Bulge.

Posted: December 14th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Did you know: Felipe Padilla de Leon

Today, Dec. 5, is the 22nd death anniversary of National Artist for Music Felipe Padilla de Leon. Born on May 1, 1912, De Leon was a composer, conductor and scholar. His awards include the Presidential Award of Merit in 1961, the Republic Cultural Heritage Award and the Patnubay ng Sining at Kalinangan Award from the City of Manila in 1971, and the First Cultural Achievement Award from the Cultural Center of the Philippines in 1975. De Leon was named National Artist in 1997.

Posted: December 5th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Oldest engraving rewrites view of human history

Oldest Engraving

Anthropologists on Wednesday said they had found the earliest engraving in human history on a fossilized mollusk shell some 500,000 years old, unearthed in colonial-era Indonesia.

Posted: December 4th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Did you know: Teodoro M. Kalaw Sr.’s 74th death anniversary

Today, Dec. 4, is the 74th death anniversary of historian, legislator and educator Teodoro M. Kalaw Sr. Born on March 31, 1884, he was the editor of the revolutionary newspaper, El Renacimiento.

Posted: December 4th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Did you know

The Light Rail Transit (LRT) Line 1 was officially opened to the public on Dec. 1, 1984. With a railway length of 20.7 kilometers, the LRT Line 1 has 20 stations that run from Roosevelt in Quezon City to Baclaran in Pasay City. Marielle Medina, Inquirer Research

Posted: December 1st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

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