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Igorot Police From Besao Is the Highest Ranking Official of PNPA Class 1998

Jonathan Calixto, a proud son of Besao, Mountain Province is now the highest ranking official of the Philippine National Police Academy Class of 1998

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Full Story: The Unknown Child by The Artekdote

People — Apr 20 · 22 min read

I compiled the whole story saga of "The Unknown Child" by The Artekdote for those who haven't read it yet and to those who want to read it again.

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Unsung Heroes: The Gallant Igorots of World War 2

History — Apr 20 · 2 min read

Along with all the Filipino soldiers who risked their lives for our freedom, the Igorot soldiers are to be thanked for their gallant sacrifice.

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PMA Entrance Exam (PMAEE) Result (August 2019 ) - List of Passers

The Philippine Military Academy (PMA) announced that 1,629 examinees passed the PMA Entrance Examination (PMAEE) that was administered on August 2019.

Benguet Farmers Double Yield Using Canadian Potato Seeds

Potato farmers from the Cordillera have doubled their yield earning an estimated P600,000 per hectare in 100 days by using modern seeds from Canada.

Re-elected Bontoc Mayor Odsey Turns Campaign Tarpaulins to Eco Bags

Third-termer Mayor Franklin Odsey of Bontoc, Mt. Province has turned his tarpaulins into recyclable and reusable eco bags.

Abra Province Election 2019 Unofficial Results

Abra Province Election 2019 partial and unofficial results based on 92.5% election returns processed as of May 14 at 06:18pm.

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IGOROT UK: A Historical Account of It's First Years

From the mountain ranges of the Philippine Cordilleras they spread like wildfire to find a new life away from the mud and murk of the mountain life.

The First Cordilleran Woman in Space

Gwendolyn Pascua, from Kalinga is a Project Planning and Coordination, Operation Lead Engineer and a Ground Controller at BIOTESC in Switzerland.

The Ifugao Baki And Mumbaki

ONE thing that can be considered patently Cordilleran, particularly of the Ifugaos, is the baki.

Erlinda Lavandia, 67-year-old Retired Police Officer Won 4 Golds in SEA Athletic Championship

Retired Senior Police Officer and a Senior Citizen from Baguio bagged Four Gold Medals from South East Asia Athletics Championship held in Singapore.

History

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Igorot Practice: The Truth About Head Hunting in the Cordillera

Head hunting in the Cordillera has been practiced by our Igorot ancestors simply for religious purposes and the acquisition of magical powers.

Unsung Heroes: The Gallant Igorots of World War 2

Along with all the Filipino soldiers who risked their lives for our freedom, the Igorot soldiers are to be thanked for their gallant sacrifice.

Gran Cordillera Central Ethnic History

The Cordillera, Gran Cordillera Central, to be complete is a row of great mountain ranges occupying half of Northern Luzon in the Philippines.

A Glimpse of History: Cordillera Administrative Region

Local autonomy and administrative decentralization has always been a part of the history of the Cordilleras, it goes way back from the Spanish period.

Culture

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What Is INAYAN And Why It's the Secret of the Cordillera Super Cops

The Inayan way of life is the secret why the Cordilleran super cops are the most disciplined Police officers nationwide.

The Bulul: The Ifugao People's Rice God Or Guardian Spirit

The Bulul is not a souvenir item. It is an Ifugao anthropomorphic carving that symbolizes an Ifugao rice god or guardian spirits.

Origin of Bulul: The Story of Namtogan

The origin of the bulul wooden figures can be traced to the story of Namtogan, an important myth passed orally and recited by mumbaki during rituals.

Dawat Di Bagol: A Lost Ifugao Mumbaki Ritual

Dawat di Bagol is an elaborate ritual in elevating a mumbaki to a higher order called a mumbagol, a performer of the high prestige rituals in Ifugao.