AF July 2016

FILIPINIANA

Battle of the wits, Balagtasan style  

Forget rap battles and lipsync battles, Filipinos in the 18th century practiced a far more sophisticated literary expression called ‘Balagtasan’ and one group of Filipino migrants hopes to revive this practice even for one day in Sydney n.. » more

JUST ARRIVED

Beware the honeymoon home loan rate  

Lenders are flooding the home loans market with enticing honeymoon rate deals, which revert to much higher rates once the introductory period expires.

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LIFESTYLE

Don't get mad, get even  

Winter is the perfect time to treat any skin blemishes and sunspots you may have gotten over summer. Here are my top five tips to brighten your day - and your skin.

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Love, Morocco: 10 Days, 10 Discoveries  

In MoroccoIt will take more than 10 days to thorougly enjoy the sights and sounds of Morocco. But if that is all the time you have, here is our Top 10 list of things to do while you are t.. » more

PEOPLE

Return of Mercy hospital ship revives hope in Bicol  

Bicolanos are so lucky to be visited again by the largest hospital ship in the world, USNS MERCY now docked in the international port of Legaspi City (Albay Gulf) for a humanitarian mission under the 20.. » more