Quantcast
Home » filvets You are browsing entries tagged with “filvets”

The fight continues

By

Three years ago, I wrote a column titled “Two injustices, different endings.” The first injustice had to do with the treatment of Filipino war veterans who served in the US Armed Forces at the outbreak of the Pacific War in 1941. Alongside US soldiers, the Filipinos fought with loyalty and determination even when the white […]

Posted: February 24th, 2013 in Columnists,Columns,Editor's Pick,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Medical mission good for war vets

I was so glad to hear that a medical/dental mission sponsored by the Filipino War Veterans Foundation (Filvets) was scheduled on Oct. 26, 2012, at the gymnasium of Barangay 183, Zone 20 Airman’s Village, Villamor Air Base, Pasay City. I told my father, who is a Filvet member, about the good news. Now in his twilight years, he is getting sickly, and I thought this kind of activity would be of great help to him and our family.

Posted: November 12th, 2012 in Inquirer Opinion,Letters to the Editor | Read More »

Advertisement

News

  • No word yet from Fidel amid historic US-Cuba shift
  • Peshawar massacre to cause mental problems among students, parents – psychiatrist
  • Pasay City cops sue Aiko Melendez’s drunk gun-toting ex, pal
  • Rising Angat Dam level allays Metro supply fears
  • PCSO: DSWD need not take unclaimed lotto pot
  • Sports

  • Beermen draw first blood, blast Texters
  • Confident Aces shoot for 2-0 vs E-Painters
  • Blu Boys batter Singaporeans, gain world tilt
  • ‘In control’ Mayweather insists on May 2 fight
  • Gomez, Demchenko breathe down Popov’s neck
  • Lifestyle

  • Coelho says Sony hack threatens all
  • Auschwitz victim suitcases get high-tech storage
  • DOH gives tips on gift-giving
  • Incredible performances from new talent at Peta’s ‘Workshop Weekends’
  • ‘Chicago’ ends successful run in Manila on Sunday, Dec. 21
  • Entertainment

  • Exhilarating experience
  • Mixunderstanding, 197sex and other boob-tube booboos
  • All we want for Christmas
  • Noteworthy ‘MMK’ episode on view today
  • Mang Tony and the luckiest kitten on Edsa
  • Business

  • PLDT, Filinvest in talks on campus-type HQ
  • Jollibee Foods Corp. to operate Dunkin’ Donuts network in China
  • The Christmas diet that celebrates life and doesn’t break the heart
  • DM status: It’s complicated!
  • Be merry, but take care
  • Technology

  • Earn more entries to Inquirer’s promo and win a condo
  • Parents warned vs Net lingo: ‘Let’s try 8’
  • Parents warned: Beware of Internet code words for cyber-porn
  • Viral Facebook post helps abandoned child reunite with relatives
  • Vhong Navarro ‘most searched’ in Google PH for 2014
  • Opinion

  • Editorial cartoon, December 20, 2014
  • Down this road before
  • Bilibid and the military
  • Opinion polling in Myanmar (Burma)
  • Collective action levels playing field
  • Global Nation

  • Pemberton shows up for first time
  • Pope to meet 24,000 Filipino youths in UST
  • Employer of OFW killed by lion charged
  • House OKs bill defining PH waters
  • South Korea gives $1M for Ruby victims
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement