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Cusipag sentenced to 21-day jail term for criminal contempt of court

By Lui Queaño The Philippine Reporter Ontario Superior Court Justice sentenced Balita publisher Tess Cusipag on Monday June 12 with 21 days of imprisonment for “the offence of criminal contempt of court” in relation to her defiance of a court order. A Superior Court had previously ordered Cusipag and Balita “to stop repeating their false 

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Complete Court Sentence on Balita, Cusipag

Complete Court Sentencing: Enverga vs Balita Newspaper CITATION: Enverga v. Balita Newspaper, 2017 ONSC 3500 COURT FILE NO.: CV-14-502946 DATE: 20170612 ONTARIO SUPERIOR COURT OF JUSTICE BETWEEN: Senator Tobias Enverga (Plaintiff); Howard K. Winkler, counsel for the plaintiff -and- Balita Newspaper, Balita Media Inc., Tess Cusipag, Romeo P. Marquez (A.K.A Romy Marquez) and Carllos Padilla 

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Dare to struggle, dare to win: Envisioning a socialist Canada

Marking the 100th anniversary of the 1917 Russian Revolution By Joyce Valbuena The year 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the first socialist revolution in Russia which dismantled the Tsarist autocracy and led to the eventual rise of the Soviet Union. It was on October 25, 1917 (Nov. 7 in the Gregorian calendar) when the masses of workers, 

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NBC News Beijing Bureau Chief to speak in T.O.

Eric Baculinao, NBC News  Beijing Bureau Chief to speak in Toronto on Monday, June 26, 2017, 6 pm, Room 2-279 – OISE Bldg., 252 Bloor St. West, Toronto

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Double Celebration of 70th Milestone Birthdays for Arch. Philip H. Recto, and Mrs. Norma Hung on Saturday, June 17, 2017
(L-R) Mrs. Ester Recto, Arch. Philip H. Recto, Mrs. Norma Hung, Mr. Victor Hung.

Hung Family Thanksgiving

MARKHAM, Ontario–A Thanksgiving Service and Banquet Dinner to celebrate milestones of the Hung Family, a multicultural family of Canadians, Americans, Chinese, South Asians and Filipinos, was held on June 17 in a Markham Restaurant. Organized by siblings Victor Hung, Sally Uy and Josie Hung Ng, their children and respective families, the event was also a 

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PICTORIAL: PIDC’s Earl Bales Picnic, June 10, 2017

Various community associations, regional, sports jointed the Earl Bales Park picnic sponsored by the Philippine Independence Day Council (PIDC) on June 10, 2017. A parade of organizations with their banners was held in the morning and a cultural program followed in the afternoon. PHOTOS: HG

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Our tips to stretch your travel accommodation budget

CALGARY, Alta./Troy Media–Here are a few tips to stretch your travel accommodation budget. Rather than skipping a vacation, cut a few corners and travel a little smarter by eating and sleeping cheaper. I guarantee you will still have a great trip. To stretch your travel budget in Europe, stay in a bed-and-breakfast. It will probably 

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How to stretch your travel food budget

CALGARY, Alta./Troy Media—Eating and drinking in grand style will shrink your travel budget and leave you less money to do other things. Fortunately, there are lots of little ways you can save on food when you’re traveling. If your hotel doesn’t include breakfast in the price of the room, think outside the box and save 

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Romero-Morrison Destination Wedding

Janice Romero and Wayne Morrison exchange vows at Bavaro Princess Resort in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic on May 31, 2017 with family and friends.  

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Human rights activists stage sit-in protest at Michael Levitt’s Toronto office

MP LEVITT OBJECT OF PROTESTS ON CANADIAN MINING’S HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES By Jecris Tubigon TORONTO – Representatives from various civil society organizations in Ontario trooped Friday (May 26) to the Toronto office of Michael Levitt to have a meeting with the MP and demand his apology for the “arrogant and dismissive” treatment he gave the 

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