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Hidilyn Diaz: This 4’11” Olympian packs a big punch

Hidilyn Diaz of the Philippines competes in the women’s 58kg Group A snatch weightlifting competition at the Beijing 2008 Olympic Games August 11, 2008. REUTERS/Yves Herman (CHINA)

Mapua Tech grad designs wiring for Jaguar, Land Rover

ABS-CBN newsonline A Filipino mechanical engineer who is a product of the Mapua Institute of Technology in Manila is behind the design of a vital part of luxury car brands Jaguar and Land Rover, ABS-CBN Europe News Bureau reported.

I want to be a good Catholic

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By Antonio Meloto – There is a time to speak and a time to be silent. Tonight is the first time that I will speak publicly about the upheaval that rocked Couples for Christ. For over a year, I chose to keep quiet out of respect for long cherished friendships Read more »

Pinoy runner conquers Japan’s highest peak

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By JONATHAN V. PEREZ, GMANews.TV • August 6th, 2008 Still recuperating from a grueling 36-kilometer trek up Japan’s highest peak, veteran Filipino runner Ronald Villafria said he is thankful for his experience in last month’s Mount Fuji Marathon.

In summer, a taste of home

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LOCAL FILIPINO IMMIGRANTS GROW, SHARE THEIR PRODUCE By Jessie Mangaliman – Mercury News – For Bay Area Filipino immigrants who want an authentic taste of home, the Western Pacific Oriental Grocery Store in Sunnyvale has long been a source for hard-to-find ingredients.

Working abroad still most Pinoys’ choice to cope with difficult times

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Several economic crises have swept over the country and Filipinos time and again fought and emerged survivors. But unlike two decades ago when they took to the streets in desperation because of the twin impact of soaring inflation and shrinking growth, Filipinos, who are now faced with a similar situation, Read more »

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