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Paying tribute to modern-day heroes

Heroes rise in the most trying of times—this was proven by the global response to the pandemic that is COVID-19......»»

Category: entertainmentSource: thestandard thestandardApr 6th, 2020

Trump, Queen lead emotional tributes to D-Day heroes

PORTSMOUTH, United Kingdom – US President Donald Trump and Queen Elizabeth II joined 300 veterans in paying tribute to their fallen comrades at a poignant ceremony on Wednesday, June 5, marking the 75th anniversary of D-Day. Mixing somber recitals of soldiers' last letters home with period song-and-dance numbers, the ceremony in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 6th, 2019

Twitter bares 10 biggest moments in the Philippines

MANILA, Philippines – As a modern-day bookkeeper in the age of millennials, micro-blogging site Twitter fittingly capped the year by paying tribute to the bi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 29th, 2016

Twitter bares 10 biggest moments in Philippine

MANILA, Philippines – As a modern-day bookkeeper in the age of millennials, micro-blogging site Twitter fittingly capped the year by paying tribute to the bi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 28th, 2016

Duterte gives heroes and their dependents P4.7B in benefits

President Duterte paid tribute yesterday to modern-day heroes in celebration of National Heroes’ Day by ordering the release of P4.7 billion in benefits for the widows of fallen soldiers as well as those who have retired from the service......»»

Category: newsSource:  mb.com.phRelated NewsAug 29th, 2016

A tribute to our fallen heroes

I will use my power to help the sick to the best of my ability and judgment.”.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 18th, 2020

GMA Pinoy TV honors fallen heroes of pandemic

GMA Pinoy TV pays tribute to the Filipino heroes who have fallen in the battle against the COVID-19 pandemic in honor of their passion and sacrifice while serving at the frontlines in the Philippines and abroad......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 13th, 2020

Pinoy Sports heroes pay tribute to their real MVPs on Mother’s Day

Athletes are some of the most celebrated and respected people in the world, no doubt.  We look up to athletes for their skills, and we idolize them for how they are, on and off their respective arenas.  But even the biggest athletes have their own idols, their own heroes, and their “’real MVPs”, to quote the great Kevin Durant.  While celebrating our mothers should really be a year-round thing, it won’t hurt to give them a little extra love on Mother’s Day, right?  That’s just what these Pinoy sports stars did for their first-ever coaches and their biggest fans, their mothers.          View this post on Instagram                   Happy momma’s day to our beautiful Rock. She’s been our fan since day one and you deserve all the credit. You and Papa. Through good games and bad, you cheered for us. Trials and challenges, you willed us through. We love you! Happy mother’s day to all the wonderful mothers out there! A post shared by Kiefer Ravena (@kieferravena15) on May 9, 2020 at 11:01pm PDT         View this post on Instagram                   So grateful to have the best mom, friend, coach, supporter, cheerleader, and teacher all in one. Everything I do is for you, and you are the reason behind all my achievements. But most of all, thank you for teaching me that those achievements mean nothing if i’m not a good person. ???? . . You’re my idol forever! Still hope to be like you when I grow up. ily and happy mother’s day?? . . grabe yung support, may tarp and all + yung yakap parang panalo na pero opening ceremonies palang toh ?? . #seagames2019 #wewinasone #karate #bestmom #karategirl #mom A post shared by Jamie Lim (@jamiechristinelim) on May 10, 2020 at 12:19am PDT         View this post on Instagram                   Happy Mother’s Day to the most amazing woman I gladly call mommy ???????????? Love you mom! ?? A post shared by Agatha Chrystenzen Wong (@agathawongy) on May 9, 2020 at 9:58pm PDT         View this post on Instagram                   Happy Mother‘s Day @josefinadaquis & @stephaniedaquis Love you both ?? A post shared by Rachel Anne Daquis, XFS (@rachdaquis13) on May 9, 2020 at 10:16pm PDT         View this post on Instagram                   To the reason behind our victories and most especially why we can rise from a defeat, Happy Mother’s day Mudra! Thank you for all your unconditional love and sacrifices for the entire family ?? Everyday should be Mother’s day!!! ???? A post shared by Dani Ravena (@daniravenaaa) on May 9, 2020 at 11:48pm PDT         View this post on Instagram                   Happy Mother’s Day, mama! ILY ILY ???? A post shared by Wave Papi (@_kokoparas) on May 9, 2020 at 11:22pm PDT         View this post on Instagram                   Happy Mother’s Day to all the mothers out there! A post shared by Rex Intal ???????? (@rexintal) on May 9, 2020 at 9:34pm PDT         View this post on Instagram                   To all those who still have their mothers with them, please do me a favour and go hug your mothers as tightly as you all can, while you still have her. Happy mother’s day Ma, I love you and I wish I could hug you right now ???????????????????? A post shared by Ernestine Tiamzon (@ernietiamzon) on May 9, 2020 at 10:40pm PDT          .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMay 10th, 2020

Bulatlatan | Far from home: OFWs caught in pandemic

Modern day heroes? For decades, their remittances have kept the country’s economy afloat. But in this Bulatlatan episode, overseas Filipino workers in UK and Canada discuss the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic to their lives and jobs and the apparent lack of government assistance they are receiving. The post Bulatlatan | Far from home: OFWs caught in pandemic appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsMay 10th, 2020

'KAWAWANGOFW

#KAWAWANG OFW is the hashtag of an OFW lament which is going viral on the Internet. It is a cry for help by millions of our countrymen laboring overseas for themselves, their families and the country. They take on all kinds of jobs just to keep up with the trials and hardships of the moment while hoping for a better future. They have been hailed, all ten or so millions of them, whether working on a contractual basis or living permanently in their host countries, as our modern day heroes – mga Bagong Bayani. And rightly so......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 3rd, 2020

Global heroes

We call our overseas workers modern day heroes because of the sacrifices they make while working abroad, and their remittances which have sustained the Philippine economy......»»

Category: financeSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 23rd, 2020

KMJS pays tribute to fallen COVID-19 heroes& nbsp;

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Category: entertainmentSource:  thestandardRelated NewsApr 18th, 2020

Mt. Samat Cross lights up to honor frontliners combating COVID-19

PILAR, Bataan, April 13 (PIA) -- Mt. Samat Shrine of Valor-Memorial Cross was lighted Sunday night to honor frontline workers as modern-day heroes during this time of the coronavirus disease (COVID.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsApr 15th, 2020

COVID-19 frontliner heroes immortalized in Pinoy artist s sketches

An artist sketches fallen health workers as a personal tribute to the heroes in time of the novel coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) crisis......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 14th, 2020

Mt. Samat Cross lights up to honor frontliners combating COVID-19

PILAR, Bataan, April 13 (PIA) -- Mt. Samat Shrine of Valor-Memorial Cross was lighted Sunday night to honor frontline workers as modern-day heroes during this time of the coronavirus disease (COVID.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsApr 13th, 2020

PBA: Arana celebrates birthday by cooking for COVID-19 frontliners

Veteran PBA forward Ryan Arana turned 37 yesterday and to celebrate, he cooked up a ton of food. However, said food went the way of the brave frontliners battling COVID-19. The enhanced community quarantine in Luzon due to the COVID-19 outbreak is on its second week, and the battle is taking its toll on the frontliners. Doing his own way to help, Arana chose to celebrate his birthday with our true modern-day heroes, preparing meals to those that keep us safe. "Thank you to our frontliners, security guards, policemen etc. It was a simple act yet seeing their big smiles made it fulfilling," Arana wrote on Instagram.         View this post on Instagram                   This is how I celebrated my birthday. Instead of having a party, I planned on making it more meaningful by celebrating with our heroes in the streets. Thank you to our frontliners, security guards, policemen etc. It was a simple act yet seeing their big smiles made it fulfilling. I hope we can spread kindness and positivity especially at a time like this. Special thanks to all the people here at home who helped me with all the preparations. Cheers everyone ???? A post shared by Ryan Araña (@ryanarana) on Mar 23, 2020 at 6:39am PDT "I hope we can spread kindness and positivity especially at a time like this," he added. Happy birthday Ryan, and may your act of kindness lift the spirits of our brave frontliners. Stay safe and healthy, Kapamilya!   — Follow this writer on Twitter, @paullintag8 .....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsMar 24th, 2020

Cebuano coach gets Kobe Bryant-inspired tattoo to honor the fallen basketball star

CEBU CITY, Philippines— After Kobe Bryant’s sudden demise on January 26, people around the world paid tribute to the fallen basketball star in their own little way. Just recently, basketball superstar, Lebron James was seen with a new tattoo paying tribute to the “Black Mamba.” Just like Lebron, a coach here in Cebu also wanted […] The post Cebuano coach gets Kobe Bryant-inspired tattoo to honor the fallen basketball star appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsFeb 2nd, 2020

World Slasher Cup honors Alexander

Quezon City—This year, the prestigious World Slasher Cup is paying tribute to a legend of cockfighting......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 20th, 2020

A tribute to PBA’s own

Since the end of the recent Southeast Asian Games, the PBA has been paying tribute to the Filipino athletes who’ve brought honor to the country in the Philippines’ most successful campaign ever in the biennial regional competition.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 16th, 2020

Nation-builders, heroes and patriots (1)

My list of “Persons of the Decade” just past are the greats and near-greats in business—the nation-builders, modern-day heroes and patriots. They have made the national economy resilient and sustainable even against global headwinds......»»

Category: newsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJan 10th, 2020

Exemplars

Hundreds of thousands of Filipinos call the United Arab Emirates their home. Not only modern-day heroes for the Philippines, they are also achievers in their second home......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2020