Jose Nepomuceno | Father of Filipino Films

  Jose Nepomucino is the father of Filipino films. Among his well-known films includes: Dalagang Bukid (1919) The Filipino Woman (1927) Ang Manananggal (1927) Ang Lumang Simbahan (1928) Noli Me Tangere (1930) Punyal na Ginto (1933) Don Jose Zialcita Nepomuceno is one of the pioneering filmmakers of Philippine cinema.  He is considered to be the Father of the… Read More »

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Increase of fines to take effect on January 7, 2019

  The increase in fines for illegal parking and obstruction on roads is now approved. Expect its implementation on January 7, 2019. Aprubado na ngayon ang pagtaas ng multa sa illegal parking at obstruction sa mga kalsada. Asahan ang pagpapatupad nito sa January 7, 2019. Danny Lim Increase of fines as per MMDA Regulation No.18-008, Series of 2018 Attended… Read More »

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Prohibited firecrackers during this holiday season

  The following firecrackers are forbidden during this holiday season. Piccolo Super Lolo Atomic Triangle Large Judas Belt Large Bawang Pillbox Bosa Goodbye Philippines Bin Laden Mother Rocket Lolo Thunder Coke in Can Pla-Pla Giant Whistle Bomb Kabasi Watusi   Punishment for possession of illegal or prohibited firecrackers: 6 months to 1 year imprisonment, Php20,000-Php30,000 fine, Cancellation of… Read More »

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Basi Revolt of September 16, 1807

  Basi Revolt of September 16, 1807   Wine-loving Ilocanos in the town of Piddig came together to revolt against the Spanish wine monopoly, which prohibited the residents from manufacturing their own native cane drink called “basi”. The rebellion later spread to nearby towns. The Basi Revolt, also known as the Ambaristo Revolt, was a revolt which started… Read More »

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Malmag

  Malmag is the local name of the Philippine Tarsier. Philippine Tarsier is a type of  nocturnal monkey that is at risk of disappearing. They are located in the southeastern part of the Philippines, especially in Bohol. Ang Malmag ay ang lokal na tawag sa Philippine Tarsier. Ito ay isang uri ng nokturnal  na unggoy na nanganganib nang… Read More »

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