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Boston bomber, Arroyo house arrest, HIV in PH | The wRap

Apr 09, 2015 - 8:22 PM

The Boston bomber is found guilty Former president Arroyo asks for house arrest New HIV cases hit an all time high

Prince Harry pays tribute to WWII dead

May 18, 2014 - 7:39 PM

The third in line to the British throne honors the fallen at a famous WWII battleground in Italy

PRINCELY DUTIES. Prince Harry is a Captain in the British Army. File photo taken at Camp Bastion on September 7, 2012 in Helmand Province, Afghanistan. Photo by John Stillwell/Getty Images

Japan, S. Korea to discuss 'comfort women' before Obama visit

Apr 13, 2014 - 7:47 PM

The issue will be discussed by the two governments in intensive discussions to improve conditions surrounding relations the Japanese foreign ministry said in a statement

FAST FACTS: Araw ng Kagitingan

Apr 09, 2014 - 5:01 PM

Here are 9 important facts you should know about the Day of Valor

File photo from Wikimedia Commons

Death marches in world history

Apr 09, 2014 - 12:05 PM

The Bataan Death March commemorated every April 9 is not unique to Philippine history Here are a few other similar tragedies in world history

DEATH MARCH: Around 5,000 to 10,000 Filipinos and around 650 Americans died in the infamous Bataan Death March. File Photo from Wikimedia Commons

Forgotten Soldiers: Ode to Bataan's scouts

Apr 09, 2013 - 3:32 PM

This documentary sheds much light on the hardly overnight Fall of Bataan

BETTER LATE THAN TOO LATE. ‘Forgotten Soldiers’ is a 7-decades-hence documentary about the heroic Filipino fighters in the Battle of Bataan. All images courtesy of the Ortigas Foundation Library