NEW YORK - Two major cultural festivals from Western Visayas are set to perform in the annual Philippine Independence Day on Sunday, June 3, 2018. Ner Martinez, president of the Philippine Independence Day Council, Inc. (PIDCI), confirmed the th ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) — New York City-based Filipino American civic leader and philanthropist Loida Nicolas-Lewis had challenged President Rody Duterte to release the voice print of an alleged tapped telephone conversation she had with International Cri ...

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SINGAPORE - Two Filipino mixed martial arts fighters are slated to lock horns with their respective opponents on March 24 at the Impact Arena in Bangkok, Thailand. Filipino strawweight Jeremy Miado will face former ONE Straweight World Champion ...

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MANILA - President Rodrigo Duterte is expected to sign in the coming weeks a landmark legislation that will provide Filipinos with a universal identification card. “I’m hopeful that the bill will be passed into law as early as next week,” budget ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) – The United States is home to by far the largest number of Filipinos abroad, according to Migration Policy Institute, a Washington, D.C.-based independent, nonpartisan, nonprofit think tank dedicated to an analysis of the movement ...

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NEW YORK - In commemoration of International Women's Month, three women who defied stereotypes and overcame obstacles were named as this year's Distinguished Filipino Women hosted by the Philippine Consulate General in New York at the Philippine ...

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NEW YORK - In a Fiesta-like atmosphere at the Kalayaan Hall of the Philippine Center, Consul General Theresa Dizon-de Vega was noticeably having mixed emotions - somewhat bittersweet - in bidding her beloved community a fond farewell during the ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) – Former Philippine Commission on Elections (Comelec) Chair Andres D. Bautista is eager and anxious to go home to the Philippines. He wants to look after his four children, the youngest of them is eight years old. Bautista, 53, is ...

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KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - After falling short in his bid to become a world champion last November, former flyweight title challenger Danny "The King" Kingad reinserted his name into the winner's column, picking up a hard-earned victory at the exp ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) – Judge Thomas M. Durkin of the Northern District of Illinois in Chicago had ordered the Clerk of Court to “provide a certified copy of the sealed jury verdict” to the Illinois Attorney Registration and Disciplinary Commission (ARD ...

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NEW YORK - Maritte Go, a Filipino-American director based in Los Angeles, is one of the three finalists of HBO Asian Pacific American Visionaries (APAV), an initiative that seeks to lead new conversations about diversity and representation. It i ...

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NEW YORK CITY - After more than 15 years of having a state convention here, members of the Junior Chamber International-New York (JCI-New York) from across the state were delighted to visit the town again to attend the organization's 2017 Year-E ...

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - The Catholic Action of Mary (CAM) has officially kicked-off the preparation of its annual Santacruzan event in this town. In an Acquaintance Dinner held at the Marian Hall of the St. Mary's Church of the Resurrection Parish in ...

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CHICAGO (JGL) - Dr. Gina Alagon Jamoralin, the new Consul General of the Midwest, wants to reach out to Filipino American millennials, who are the future leaders of the community. Consul Ericka Anna T. Abad introduced her to the Filipino communi ...

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NEW YORK - In a forum organized by the MALAYA: U.S. Movement Against Killings & Dictatorship and For Democracy in the Philippines to commemorate the 32nd Anniversary of the EDSA People Power Uprising, community leaders and members discussed ...

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