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Body of OFW who fell to her death in Saudi arrives in Cebu

MANILA – The remains of an overseas Filipino worker who fell to her death in Saudi Arabia are finally repatriated to her hometown in Cebu.

How Seneres saved 14-year-old OFW from death row

For one former migrant worker, the late congressman and presidential candidate Roy Señeres Sr. will live on as the man who plucked her from death row in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) almost two decades ago.

13 OFWs hurt in Taiwan quake: DFA

MANILA –The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Tuesday said that 13 Filipinos suffered minor injuries during the powerful earthquake that hit Taiwan early morning Saturday.

DFA notifying families of OFWs killed in Iraq fire

MANILA – The families of the 13 Filipinos who perished in the hotel fire in Iraq are now being notified of their kin's death, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Tuesday.

Fil-Am groups win grants from Super Bowl Host Committee

SAN FRANCISCO – "To make Super Bowl 50 the most philanthropic and giving super bowl ever". This is the goal of the 50 Fund which is the legacy fund of the Super Bowl 50 Host Committee which has already raised a total of $5.2 million in grants.

Man who killed 3 Pinoys gets death penalty

CALIFORNIA – A brutal three-year old quadruple murder case came to a close on Friday as Ka Pasasouk, the parolee convicted of the execution style shooting that included Filipino victims, was sentenced to death.

Historic victory for NJ Fil-Am teen beauty queen

FREEHOLD, New Jersey - A newly crowned Filipino-American teen beauty queen in New Jersey hopes to follow in the footsteps of Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach.

Retrenchment of 10,000 OFWs in Middle East still unconfirmed: DOLE

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) clarified Tuesday has yet to confirm reports that 10,000 Filipinos in Middle East lost their jobs due to the falling prices of oil products, a major income source of Arab countries.

21 nurse na biktima ng contract substitution sa Kuwait, pauwi na

Pauwi na sa Pilipinas ngayong Martes ang 21 nurse na nawalan ng trabaho sa Kuwait.

Pinay domestic worker dies from fall in Riyadh

Kalunos-lunos ang sinapit ng isang namasukang Pinay kasambahay sa Riyadh. Nahulog siya sa isang gusali at namatay habang tumatakas sa bahay ng kanyang employer.