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Marangal na paalam ni Sister Pat

Pinagbintangan siyang pakialamera. Marami raw yakyak, binatikos at binastos ng presidenteng galit sa kanya, ng pangulong naging inspirasyon ng malawakang patayan, ng isang krimen na tinutulan ni Sister Patricia Fox. At noong nakaraang linggo, nagpaalam na si Sister Pat, ang madreng binutangero ni Duterte at mga supporters niya, pinaalis sa bansang minahal niya nang halos tatlong dekada. Marangal na paalam. Matapat, mula sa puso ng isang matandang madre, isang dayuhang napakalinaw ng pagmamalasakit at pagmamahal sa mga Pilipino, lalo na ang mahihirap. At nagpaalam siya sa wika ng mga taong kinampihan niya, niyakap bilang kanyang sariling pamilya. Taga Australia si Sister P...Keep on reading: Marangal na paalam ni Sister Pat.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Nov 5th, 2018Related News

Diesel or solar: Could a push to power the Philippines turn greener?

NORZAGARAY — In battling the timber poachers who roam the thick Sierra Madre forests near his home, Larry Garaes has found a new ally: solar panels. With solar chargers, the radios he and other forest rangers rely on no longer run out of power on multi-day operations in the mountains, he said. “Communication between rangers is […] The post Diesel or solar: Could a push to power the Philippines turn greener? appeared first on Interaksyon......»»

Source: Interaksyon InteraksyonCategory: TopOct 24th, 2018Related News

Is Africa starting to choke on China s lending glut?

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone – It was a time for smiles and handshakes as the delegations from Sierra Leone and China Exim Bank sealed a loan to provide the impoverished West African state with a new airport. Just months later, the much-trumpeted Mamamah International Airport scheme, estimated to cost $400 million has ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsOct 18th, 2018Related News

Wow Erin’s Place Near Manila 120 Pesos Lang – Manila Video

Music: Meant to Be by Arc North feat. Krista Marina. Erin’s Place Resort is in Sito San Roque, Barangay Pinugay, Baras, Rizal. YOu may contact them at 09662050425 or 09257634837. It is a huge lovely resort with 2 huge pools overlooking the Sierra Madre mountains. Day tour, swimming included is only 120 pesos from 7… link: Wow Erin’s Place Near Manila 120 Pesos Lang – Manila Video.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Oct 13th, 2018Related News

Dumagats’ protest against Chinese-funded Kaliwa-Kanan-Laiban dam

The steps of the Chinese Embassy were made red by the placards, traditional attire and mamá (betel nut) of Dumagat leaders representing villages to be submerged by the New Centennial Water Source Project (NCWS) as they protest against the building of a series of mega dams in the Sierra Madre Mountain Ranges......»»

Source: Nordis NordisCategory: NewsOct 7th, 2018Related News

Meet the Fil-Am woman mayor of Sierra Madre – Calif., that is

    It was a good day to run. The sun was shining but the weather was cool. Rachelle Pastor Arizmendi knew Sierra Madre City, California very well. It reminded her of the mountainous region in the Philippines where her parents lived.   Sierra Madre is a small city with 11,000 residents, mostly white Americans, with only eight percent being of Asian descent. While jogging, Rachelle ran into a friend, a fellow resident.   "How are you doing?" he asked.   "I'm getting sworn-in on Tuesday?" she said.   "Sworn-in? Are you getting your citizenship?" he asked.   "Citizenship? Not exactly. I am going to be your next Counc...Keep on reading: Meet the Fil-Am woman mayor of Sierra Madre – Calif., that is.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Oct 4th, 2018Related News
Source: Abscbn AbscbnCategory: LifestyleOct 3rd, 2018Related News

Sierra Burgess Is a Loser hides a sweet heart in a deceptive romance

Netflix’s new teen romantic comedy Sierra Burgess Is a Loser isn’t exactly the modern retelling of Cyrano de Bergerac it makes itself out to be. It borrows basic elements from that 19th-century Edmond Rostand play, but it’s more fairy tale than tragic romance. The movie follows the bookish and unpopular ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsSep 7th, 2018Related News

Another fizzy rom-com for Noah Centineo

Three weeks after the release of "To All the Boys I've Loved Before," 22-year-old rom-com sensation Noah Centineo is set to make hopeless romantics swoon again in "Sierra Burgess is a Loser," which begins streaming on Netflix today.   In director Ian Samuels' loose retelling of "Cyrano de Bergerac," Noah is cast as hunky high school quarterback Jamey, the object of straight-A student Sierra Burgess' (Shannon Purser of "Stranger Things") affection.   When cheerleader Veronica (Kristine Froseth) gives Sierra's number to Jamey as an act of spite, Sierra ends up becoming Jamey's text mate under false pretenses---he thinks she's Veronica!   Sierra isn't re...Keep on reading: Another fizzy rom-com for Noah Centineo.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Sep 6th, 2018Related News

Balikbayan GG

The Quezon coastline is one of the most picturesque in the country. The Sierra Madre mountain range overlooks the shores. Seafood grills thrive along the coastal road from Gumaca to Atimonan, where the shore is lined with mangroves......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsAug 31st, 2018Related News

Watch these shows and films if you’re still not over Noah Centineo

To All the Boys I've Loved Beforejust came out a few days ago and already, people are asking for more Lara Jean Song Covey and Peter Kavinsky---especially the latter who is played by Noah Centineo. In fact, I've been seeing some fans on my feed who have already re-watched the films thrice or more since it came out just to relive the cute moments. But if you really can't get enough of Noah, don't worry because he's been active on film and TV for a while now. We've listed down some of them for you for your binge-watching needs. Enjoy! Sierra Burgess Is a Loser This is another Netflix teen flick that you should watch out for.Sierra Burgess Is a Loserrevolves around a high schoo...Keep on reading: Watch these shows and films if you’re still not over Noah Centineo.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Aug 21st, 2018Related News

New Ebola virus found in Sierra Leone

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone – A new Ebola virus has been found in bats in Sierra Leone, two years after the end of an outbreak that killed over 11,000 across West Africa, the government said on Thursday, July 26. It is not yet known whether the new Bombali species of the virus ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJul 27th, 2018Related News

Forest fire threatens California’s fabled Yosemite

LOS ANGELES: A vast fire in northern California has destroyed 50 km2 (more than 12,000 acres), left one person dead and is threatening Yosemite National Park, authorities said Tuesday. The Ferguson fire has been raging in the Sierra Nevada forest since last Friday and was only five percent contained as of Tuesday, according to the… link: Forest fire threatens California’s fabled Yosemite.....»»

Source: Manilainformer ManilainformerCategory: Jul 18th, 2018Related News

A Soulful Road Trip

I have been involved with Slow Food based in Bra near Milan and in Terra Madre which happens every other year in Turin, but I have not visited the southern towns of Italy for some time. From central Rome down to Pietralcina and up to Florence, there are places I have skipped in past visits to the sunniest place in Europe. But first, let’s report to the Vatican......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJul 15th, 2018Related News

PH forces harassed anew in Ayungin Shoal, says lawmaker

Philippine military forces were harassed anew by Chinese forces in Ayungin Shoal last May 11, Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano revealedon Wednesday. The opposition lawmaker mentioned the harassment at a Congressional briefing on the recent developments in the West Philippine Sea. "On May 11, during a reprovisioning mission for our troops in Ayungin, LS507 of the Philippine Navy was challenged and harassed by the Coast Guard and the People's Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) of China," he narrated. "When the Philippine Navy ship launched a rubber boat to resupply BRP Sierra Madre, a chopper of PLAN hovered in a close and dangerous distance. The PLAN chopper was so close that sea water splash ...Keep on reading: PH forces harassed anew in Ayungin Shoal, says lawmaker.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 30th, 2018Related News

What it was like at ‘Madre Faura,’ with Tito Guingona et al.

Another rally? We'll be there! I'm proud to say my husband and I haven't missed a single major protest rally since Rodrigo Duterte became president. This in itself is a feat, considering our very senior years, and how many there have been in just two years. We definitely are old warriors, older in fact than our parents were in 1986. This is not just anything like the four-day vigil of a generation ago, although in those four days were packed a measure and intensity of fervor never matched. It is, rather, a series of protests exploding as issues arise, one after another, often overlapping. And, oh, don't the issues arise more often sometimes than we're ready to march again. It...Keep on reading: What it was like at ‘Madre Faura,’ with Tito Guingona et al......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 26th, 2018Related News

Duterte rejects calls to withdraw order for Sister Fox to leave PH

    It's final. President Rodrigo Duterte said the government won't reconsider its order forAustralian nun Patricia Fox to leave the country after the immigration bureau forfeited her missionary visa for "her involvement in partisan politics."   "Anybody can criticize me, 'wag lang foreigner," Duterte said in a speech in Mulanay Quezon on Wednesday.   He said some of his schoolmates from San Beda had urged him to reconsider the Bureau of Immigration's (BI) decision but to no avail.   "Sabi nila mga taga-San Beda, aregluhin yung madre...maraming madre diyan," he said. Duterte earned his law degree from San Beda Manila in 1972. ...Keep on reading: Duterte rejects calls to withdraw order for Sister Fox to leave PH.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: May 2nd, 2018Related News

Matandang madreng tumutol sa Patayang Duterte

  Sister Patricia Fox, 71 years old, tubong Australia subalit halos tatlong dekada nang nakatira sa Pilipinas. Si Sister Pat, matandang madre, tinutulan and pagpatay sa libu-libong Pilipino, karamihan mga mahihirap. Isang matandang madreng nanlaban sa Patayang Duterte. Nagalit si Duterte. Marami raw "yakyak" ang madre. Dapat daw ituring na kaaway. Sinubukang itaboy sa bansang matagal na niyang inangkin, inaresto, binastos. "Ikaw madre, why don't you criticize your government?" hirit ni Digong. "The way you handled refugees. Hungry and dying, and you turn them back to the open sea. You're getting rid of the natives there, and refugees in the island. Bakit hindi ka ...Keep on reading: Matandang madreng tumutol sa Patayang Duterte.....»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: Apr 23rd, 2018Related News

Former soldier Bio wins Sierra Leone presidential vote

FREETOWN, Sierra Leone – Sierra Leone's opposition challenger Julius Maada Bio secured his first term in office as a civilian Wednesday, April 4, when he was declared the winner of a controversial presidential run-off. Bio, a former soldier who briefly led a military junta more than two decades ago, won 51.81% ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsApr 5th, 2018Related News

Mac update adds support for external graphics cards

MANILA, Philippines - As earlier promised, Apple is now adding support for external graphics processing units (GPUs) to select MacBook laptops and iMac computers with the latest 10.13.4 macOS High Sierra update . Mac users can now connect a number of external GPUs through a Thunderbolt 3 port to ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsApr 4th, 2018Related News