A Filipino couple exchanges marital vows. File photo: UCAN/Mark Saludes
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No more fancy weddings Philippine bishops say

MANILA (UCAN): The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) issued new liturgical guidelines for…

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A mountainside in the Philippine province of Nueva Vizcaya which was once filled with rice terraces built by the Ifugao tribes in the northern Philippines. Large parcels of land in the province are now mined by a foreign-funded mining corporation. File photo: UCAN/Romy Mariano
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Philippine Church turns back on ecology killers

MANILA (UCAN): “We believe that coal, the dirtiest of all fossil fuels and the single…

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Posted in International The Philippines

Domestic worker suicide in Beirut

MANILA (UCAN): A female domestic worker from the Philippines committed suicide in Lebanese capital of…

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Philippine schools set to remain closed, Duque rapped for second wave comment

MANILA (UCAN): Schools in the Philippines look set to remain closed until a vaccine for…

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Posted in The Philippines Vatican

Scammer claims ties with the Pope to solicit aid

MANILA (Vatican News): The Apostolic Nunciature in the Philippine capital Manila has alerted the country’s…

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