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TEMPERING BORACAY expectations

Like the mythical Phoenix rising from the ashes of decades of environmental despoliation, the island getaway that is Boracay had taken the first few...

Textile hand-weaving of northern Philippines

Textile hand-weaving is one of the most attractive and interesting traditional crafts of the Philippines, imbued with romanticism and laden with cultural significance. Despite...

The legends of our time

Old photographs bring back memories. On 9 April 2000, there was a lot of nostalgia when the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) celebrated its 25th anniversary...

PHILIPPINE CINEMA: SCREENING FOR A CENTURY

From 2017 to 2019, we celebrate the centenary of Philippine cinema, which critic Joel David considers the “national pastime.” The first Filipino-owned movie company, Malayan...

Perennial scourge from nature

Typhoons and the problems that they bring are perennial predicament in the country that Filipinos have learned to live with. Natural calamities have become...

Let history be judge

Forty six years ago on 21 September, former President Ferdinand Marcos imposed martial law which based on which side of the political fence one...

Metro residents taken to waterworld

By Gladys Mae Ablon A large swathe of Metro Manila was under water last Saturday until early yesterday as a result of continued torrential rain...