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A New Year – Old Ways!

January 11th, 2018 · Comments Off on A New Year – Old Ways!

By Deanna Tamayan

 It’s a brand new year – 2018!  So here’s to another year! Here’s to another chance to recharge, revive…. better yet, reboot!

As ‘Auld Land Syne’ hits the airwaves as the clock strikes 12, a deep sense

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Philippine Tamaraws Score Double Victory in Thailand

December 20th, 2017 · Comments Off on Philippine Tamaraws Score Double Victory in Thailand

The winning Tamaraws!

The winning Tamaraws!

 The Philippines National Rugby League (PNRL) national team, The Tamaraws travelled to Thailand last November 2017 and showed their might at the “Gathering of Rugby XIII Nations Tournament in Thailand and ended with a double victory against …

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Are Fiestas Fizzling Out?

December 20th, 2017 · Comments Off on Are Fiestas Fizzling Out?

By Deanna Tamayan

In the Philippines, Fiestas are usually attached to a religious celebration which usually coincides with the feast of the patron saint of the province or barrio.  This is usually followed by a religious ritual of some kind, …

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United We Stand…Really? (Part 1)

November 6th, 2017 · Comments Off on United We Stand…Really? (Part 1)

By Deanna Tamayan

Unity!  There goes that word again.  Like a broken record, it keeps rearing its head up every now and again just to rattle us, and then it goes on hibernation again.  Unity has ever been so elusive …

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PBA Legends Still Dribbling

November 6th, 2017 · Comments Off on PBA Legends Still Dribbling

By Deanna Tamayan

PBA Legends at Perth.

PBA Legends at Perth.

For majority of Filipinos, only four categories of people exist. High on the list of “trustables” are those who belong to religious orders and whose mere presence guarantee miracles pinned with hopes of …

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Enough is Enough!

September 24th, 2016 · Comments Off on Enough is Enough!

by Deanna Tamayan

We all stand for the empowerment of the Filipino.  We all stand for the values that define us as a people as handed down by our forefathers.  We gather to stand proud for our Philippines and put …

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