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November 18, 2018 10:29 AM Return of Balangiga Bells shows deep RP-US friendship

Senator Richard J. Gordon welcomed the official turn over by the United States government of the Balangiga Bells, the church bells taken by the US Army from Balangiga, Eastern Samar in 1901, saying the return of the bells shows the deep respect and friendship between the Philippines and the United States. "We welcome the return of the Balangiga Bells 120

November 11, 2018 5:26 AM Sen. Leila M. de Lima on 4Ps beneficiary as board topnotcher

I read about the very inspiring story of Joseph Vincent Satura, a Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) beneficiary from Cebu City who graduated cum laude and topped this year's Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering board exam. Joseph was a scholar in the University of Cebu. He acknowledged that part of his success came from 4Ps and how his mother's 85

October 17, 2018 12:49 AM Keel laid for PH Navy’s first guided-missile frigate

The second major step of construction has officially begun for the Navy’s first of two guided-missile frigates. The keel of HHI Project Nr 159 was laid on Tuesday in Ulsan, South Korea at the headquarters of Hyundai Heavy Industries, the Navy spokesperson Cdr. Jonathan Zata said in a statement. “The keel laying ceremony is a significant activity and a major 80

October 13, 2018 9:39 PM La Naval de Manila grand Marian procession today in QC

October is Holy Rosary Month, and the the biggest Marian celebration in Metro Manila will be celebrated today, Oct. 14, at the Santo Domingo Church in Quezon City, which will mark the feast of Our Lady of the Rosary of La Naval de Manila. Santo Domingo houses the National Shrine of La Naval de Manila, whose Marian ivory icon is the oldest and biggest 76

October 12, 2018 4:12 AM Parts of Quezon Ave. to be closed on October 14 for “La Naval” procession

Parts of Quezon Avenue Westbound from the tunnel of Araneta Avenue up to D. Tuazon Avenue will be closed on Sunday, Oct. 14 from 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. to give way to the annual “La Naval de Manila” festivities. In a traffic advisory by the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) on Friday, at least 30,000 devotees are expected to participate in the grand 51

October 10, 2018 9:34 PM US-PH war exercise worries China

China has raised concerns about a joint US-Philippine military exercise that coincides with the visit of Chinese President Xi Jinping to the country in November, presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said on Tuesday. Roque said Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua raised the concern in a meeting with President Rodrigo Duterte in Malacañang 70

October 6, 2018 6:00 PM Holy Rosary Month celebrated in Manaoag, Manila, QC

La Naval de Manila fiesta and grand procession slated Oct. 14 October is Holy Rosary Month, and the Solemnity of Our Lady of the Rosary will be celebrated in key churches nationwide. Santisimo Rosario Parish Church of the University of Santo Tomas (UST) in Sampaloc, Manila, and the Minor Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary of Manaoag in Manaoag, Pangasinan 43

October 4, 2018 11:35 AM South Korea renews call for Japan to remove ‘rising sun’ flag

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea on Thursday reiterated a demand that Japan should remove its “rising sun” naval flag from a warship participating in an international fleet review at Jeju island next week. Many South Koreans associate the symbol with Japanese military aggression during World War II and have expressed anger over the potential display 43

October 1, 2018 6:15 AM PH, US, Japan naval troops start military drills at Subic Bay

SUBIC BAY FREEPORT — A joint military exercise being conducted by the United States, Japan, and the Philippines kicked off on Monday at the Subic Bay International Airport. About 1,000 naval and marine troops from the three countries are set to participate in the military drill dubbed “Kaagapay ng mga Mandirigma ng Dagat” (KAMANDAG). Capt. Jerber Anthony 52

August 30, 2018 7:03 AM Japan’s largest warship to visit PH

Japan’s helicopter carrier is heading to the Philippines for a five-day port visit this weekend, as part of its two-month tour around the South China Sea and Indian Ocean. Japan Maritime Self Defense Force’s Escort Flotilla Four — JS Kaga (DDH 184), Japan’s largest warship, will be escorted by Akizuki-class destroyer JS Suzutsuki (DD-117) and Murasame-class 27