Category Archives: Global Community

7 FilAms on medical mission killed in mishap

CEBU CITY — They came to Cebu to unwind over the weekend. All went well for the 10 members of a medical mission delegation of Filipino immigrants from the United States, who

Presidential Awards nominations for Filipinos overseas now being accepted

LOS ANGELES — The Philippine Consulate General in Los Angeles is now accepting nominations from Filipino communities in its jurisdiction for this year’s Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas. The

Filipina photojournalist sweeps coveted White House awards

PULITZER Prize-winning photographer Cheryl Diaz Meyer was honored by the White House News Photographers Association (WHNPA) during ‘The Eyes of History’ contests on January 21. According to WHNPA, “The Eyes of History

DFA seeks clemency for convicted Pinoys

MANILA — The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday said the government would seek clemency for the nine Filipinos convicted and sentenced to death in Malaysia for the attack on Lahad

Presidential Awards nominations for Filipinos overseas now being accepted

SAN FRANCISCO — The Philippine Consulate General in San Francisco is now accepting nominations from Filipino communities in its jurisdiction for this year’s Presidential Awards for Filipino Individuals and Organizations Overseas. The

California’s FilAm chief justice vows to resist ICE arrests in courthouses

By: Jun Nucum Inquirerdotnet SAN JOSE, California — The Filipina American chief justice of the California Supreme Court vowed to remain steadfast in opposing the enforcement of federal immigration laws in courthouses,