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Pinoy kidney is worth more — DoH official

(We’re a little bit uneasy about this piece of news. Kidneys and tourism in one sentence just doesn’t feel right.Maybe it’s us. Read on.) (Inquirer) HOW MUCH would you be willing to give up your kidney for? The official in charge of the country’s medical tourism program wants to increase Read more »

All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day

People visit graves at the Heroes’ Cemetery in the Taguig City area of Manila November 1, 2006. On All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day, Roman Catholic feasts on November 1 and 2, cemeteries across the country are crowded with people paying their respects to departed loved ones. REUTERS/Darren Read more »

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Halloween Street Party

Dave Deluria had a blast at a street party with his photo “fiends” in P. Burgos Street in Makati (Philippines).

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Confession

I’m going to go off my track of my personal discovery and journey to my self awareness of being Filipino-American and talk about what has been on my mind lately. It’s all in our last names It is about church. Like many Filipinos, I was baptized in the Read more »

North Korea agrees to return to talks

BEIJING (Reuters) – North Korea agreed on Tuesday to return to stalled six-party talks on ending its nuclear programs some three weeks after staging its first nuclear test and a US envoy said he expected “substantial progress.” In an informal meeting in Beijing, North Korea, the United States and Read more »

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A Teacher’s Voice

It is not unusual to meet a person who at an early age sets his sights on a clear vision or dream for his future. However, rare is the person who actually manages to pursue and realize this dream. Even rarer is the person who likewise then seeks to Read more »