history / hodgepodge / philippines

Remembering Ramon Magsaysay’s 107th birth anniversary

Today is the 107th birth anniversary of the late President Ramon Magsaysay. He was born in Zambales in August 31, 1907 and went on to assume the presidency by November 1953. However, […]

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commentary / entertainment

Sharon Cuneta leaves TV5: What will happen to their P1 billion deal?

Sharon Cuneta certainly knew how to end the last week of August with a bang. Through her Facebook fan page, the “Megastar” announced through a bizarre infographic that she is no longer […]

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hodgepodge / holiday announcements / philippines

US Embassy in Manila closed on September 1 2014

The Embassy of the United States of America (USA) in Manila will be closed for business this coming September 1, Monday. This is in observance of the Labor Day holiday in the […]

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education / hodgepodge / philippines

Class suspensions – August 26 2014

Metro Manila as well as its nearby regions are experiencing occasional heavy rains this Tuesday morning due to a low pressure area near east Luzon. Because of it, a number of class […]

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entertainment / hodgepodge / philippines

Daniel Matsunaga wins top prize in ‘Pinoy Big Brother All In.’ Deserving or not?

Japanese-Brazilian model Daniel Matsunaga was voted as the big winner in ‘Pinoy Big Brother All In’ Sunday night. He defeated crowd favorite Maris Racal, fellow commercial endorser Jane Oineza, as well as […]

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hodgepodge / journalism / sports

PBA 2014 draft: Stanley Pringle, Kevin Alas lead new batch of rookies

First round: 1. GlobalPort Batang Pier – Stanley Pringle2. Rain or Shine Elasto Painters – Kevin Alas3. San Miguel Beermen (via Barako Bull) – Ronald Pascual4. NLEX Road Warriors – Matt Ganuelas5. […]

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education / hodgepodge / philippines

National Science Club Month 2014 theme – “Immunation”

All educational institutions across the country, from  preschools to tertiary schools, will be celebrating this coming September the National Science Club Month (NSCM). This is mandated in Proclamation 264, which then-President Gloria […]

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entertainment / hodgepodge / philippines

Paolo Bediones Private Video – Part Two

After weeks of speculations, the so-called part two of Paolo Bediones’ private videos of him doing sensitive acts with certain women has finally been circulated online Friday afternoon. This one is 16-minutes long.  The […]

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history / holiday announcements / philippines / Uncategorized

August 30 2014 Marcelo Del Pilar Day in Bulacan

The province of Bulacan will lead the rest of the nation in commemorating the 164th birth anniversary of hero Marcelo del Pilar this coming August 30, 2014. The day is a special […]

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history / holiday announcements / philippines

August 25 2014 Philippine holiday – National Heroes Day

Filipinos all over the country will be enjoying a three-day weekend later this August as the nation celebrates the annual National Heroes Day (Pambansang Araw ng mga Bayani). This year, the day […]

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Alan Cayetano promises P10,000 ‘ayuda’ for Filipinos in new ad: #BotongPinoy2022

Taguig City Congressman and former House Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano and his remaining allies are touting a bill that they filed that seeks to provide a financial assistance of P10,000 to all […]

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#WalangPasok – May 13 2021 declared a holiday for Eid’l Fitr

Muslims around the globe will be observing the end of the holy month of Ramadan, referred to as Eid’l Fitr, during the second week of May. The said religious observance is an […]

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How can gov’t workers apply for a 14-day COVID leave?

Second of two parts As previously reported by The Filipino Scribe, government employees can apply for a paid leave of 14 calendar days in case they need to be quarantined due to […]

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CSC grants 14-day paid leave for gov’t workers who get COVID-19

First of two parts Government employees who test positive for the coronavirus disease 2019 or COVID-19 can avail of a 14-day paid leave, according to a memorandum released last year by the Civil […]

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