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Bills seek creation of Department of Culture

Aug 14, 2018 - 4:48 PM

Buhay Representative Lito Atienza is opposed to the proposals, saying culture should just be part of the Department of Education

NEW DEPARTMENT. Lawmakers in the House of Representatives want to create a Department of Culture. Photo by Sofia Tomacruz/Rappler

2nd Ledac meeting to tackle priority bills, new departments

Aug 25, 2017 - 6:08 PM

The President is set to convene the Legislative Development Advisory Council for the 2nd time

FIRST LEDAC. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte presides over the first Legislative-Executive Development Advisory Council (LEDAC) Meeting at the State Dining Room of Malacañan Palace on January 30, 2017. File photo by Rey Baniquet/Presidential Photo

'Intangible heritage' at 'Department of Culture' isusulong ng NCCA

Mar 04, 2017 - 4:20 PM

Masyadong tumutok sa tangible at built heritage ang Pilipinas ayon kay NCCA Chairman Virgilio Almario samantalang makikita ng mga Pilipino ang kanilang matandang sarili sa mga panitikang bayan salawikain at wika

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A life spent in the wettest place on earth

Jul 29, 2013 - 2:00 PM

Lifelong residents of Mawsynram India have little idea that their scenic home holds a Guinness record for the highest average annual rainfall

WETTEST PLACE ON EARTH. In this photograph taken on June 21, 2013, an Indian pedestrian walks through heavy fog at Mawsynram village in the north-eastern Indian state of Meghalaya and considered the "wettest place on earth" according to the Guinness World Records authority. Photo by AFP / Biju Boro