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The Philippines’ Apo Whang-od Oggay is beloved in the country. Now, the last surviving original hand-tap tattoo...

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A viral post on Facebook has shown the challenges that regular commuters in Metro Manila face each day. Posted...

Facebook post shows how bad commuting in the metro has become

PH senator wants to lower age of criminal liability to 13 years old

Younger teens may have to start taking more responsibility for their actions if Philippine Senator Vicente...

PH senator wants to lower age of criminal liability to 13 years old

Why Filipino netizens are demanding for a boycott of this corned beef brand 

Filipinos have got beef with this brand of corned beef, and for a good reason that has nothing to do with food. Brewing...

Why Filipino netizens are demanding for a boycott of this corned beef brand 
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