Sister Mananzan. Photo: UCAN/Angie de Silva
Posted in The Philippines

Red-tagging of religious sister by Philippine official criticised

MANILA (UCAN): Philippine presidential communications undersecretary, Lorraine Badoy, red-tagged (accused of being communist or terrorists)…

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A hydrographical and chorographical chart of the Philippines, with inset detail, produced by cartographer, Jesuit Father Pedro Murillo Velarde; engraver, Nicolás de la Cruz Bagay, and artist, Francisco Suarez (1696-1753) and published in Manila in 1734. Public domain
Posted in China International The Philippines

United States and China spar over the Philippines

The fisherfolk of Masinloc and Sta. Cruz, Zambales, have fished Scarborough Shoal for generations. However,…

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Bishop Santos called for an investigation into how Filipino workers died in Saudi Arabia. Photo: UCAN/Mark Saludes
Posted in International The Philippines

Call for probe into Philippine deaths in Saudi Arabia

MANILA (UCAN): Bishop Ruperto Santos, head of the Philippine bishops’ Commission on Migrants and Itinerant…

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Posted in The Philippines The Pope

Pope appoints Filipino priests as missionaries of mercy

MANILA (UCAN): The Archdiocese of Lingayen-Dagupan, in Pangasinan province, the northern Philippines, that four of…

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Posted in NEWS The Philippines

Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines lists online Masses

HONG KONG (SE): Tthe Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines published a list of online…

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