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Joshua Pacio Reclaims ONE Strawweight MMA World Title After Controversial Win against Jarred Brooks

Watch Joshua Pacio reclaimed his title in a controversial win against Jarred Brooks at the action-packed ONE 166 event in Qatar.

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Bryan Balancia: DOST Scholar ranks 2nd in Mechanical Engineers Licensure Examination

Bryan Balancia, a DOST scholar and Magna Cum Laude graduate of Saint Louis University, achieves Top 2 in the Mechanical Engineers Licensure Exam.

Wed at 07:20am · 2 min read

The Kankana-ey People of the Cordilleras

Uncover the vibrant culture, enduring traditions, and profound heritage of the Kankana-ey people of the Cordilleras.

Tue at 09:05am · 44 min read

Security Guard Shot in Bulanao, Kalinga by Unidentified Assailants

A security guard working at a fast food restaurant in Bulanao, Kalinga was shot by unidentified assailants riding a motorcycle.

Feb 24 · 2 min read

Panagbenga Sucks: Everything Wrong with the Baguio Flower Festival

Panagbenga sucks! Here are everything wrong with the Baguio Flower Festival from a local's perspective. A comprehensive analysis.

Feb 24 · 12 min read

Hillard Puguon: Igorot Actor Joins Filipino and Hollywood Stars in "Take Me to Banaue"

Hillard Puguon, an Igorot actor, joins Filipino and Hollywood stars in "Take Me to Banaue," an international romantic-comedy film.

Feb 24 · 3 min read

Addressing Delayed Salary Payments at Benguet State University

BSU Delayed Salary: Job order and contractual teachers at Benguet State University have not received their salary payments yet since January.

Feb 23 · 8 min read

The Mystery of Mateo Carino's Death

Learn about the truth behind Mateo Carino's mysterious death, one of the most important Ibaloi and Igorot leaders of his time.

Feb 22 · 9 min read

Jayson Duclan: An Igorot Artist's Inspirational Journey

Discover the inspiring story of Jayson Duclan, an Igorot artist, as he follows his passion and achieves success through art in Baguio City.

Feb 21 · 4 min read

26 Fascinating Facts About the Panagbenga Flower Festival in Baguio City

Here are 26 interesting facts about the Panagbenga Flower Festival in Baguio City.

Feb 21 · 6 min read

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The Kankana-ey People of the Cordilleras

Uncover the vibrant culture, enduring traditions, and profound heritage of the Kankana-ey people of the Cordilleras.

Tue at 09:05am · 44 min read

Igorot vs Cordilleran: What's the Difference (and Why It Matters)

Igorot and Cordilleran are often used interchangeably, but they have distinct cultural meanings. Learn about the differences between these labels.

Nov 10, 2023 · 14 min read

Inayan Culture: The Igorot Way of Life

Inayan Culture is the Igorot way of life, a unique and important cultural value deeply influenced by the Supreme Deity, Kabunian.

Nov 6, 2023 · 21 min read

Igorot Binnadang: The Spirit of Mutual Aid and Community Cooperation

Explore the Igorot Binnadang Spirit, a tradition deeply rooted in mutual aid and community cooperation.

Nov 7, 2023 · 10 min read

Share Your Story and Connect with the Igorot Community on Igorotage

Igorotage is the first and only Igorot community on the web. Share your story and connect with other Igorot people from all over the world.

Sep 29, 2017 · 3 min read

Was Carlos P. Romulo Right When He Said Igorot Is Not Filipino?

Understanding the context behind Carlos P. Romulo's statement that "the Igorot is not Filipino" and its implications for Filipino identity.

Sep 9, 2023 · 20 min read

Marky Cielo: The Igorot Actor's Life and Death

Explore the life, career, and mysteries surrounding Marky Cielo, the first Igorot actor who left an enduring legacy in Philippine showbiz.

May 12, 2023 · 9 min read

Romeo Acop: Distinguished General and Congressman

Romeo Acop, a distinguished general and congressman, celebrated for his unwavering dedication and heroic law enforcement career.

Mar 11, 2023 · 6 min read

Apo Gayamen: 114-year-old Igorot may be One of the Oldest People in the World

Apo Gayamen, a 114-year-old Igorot centenarian, may be one of the oldest people in the world. Discover her remarkable journey and secrets.

Jul 30, 2016 · 9 min read

Igorot Stone Kingdom: Explore Baguio City's Cultural Gem

Discover the Igorot Stone Kingdom nestled in Baguio City. Learn about its rich history, cultural significance, and how to plan your visit.

Sep 6, 2023 · 22 min read

Delve into the multifaceted world of the Igorot people, exploring their vibrant culture, history, languages, arts, cuisine, and time-honored traditions. Dive even deeper by navigating specialized categories that offer a comprehensive experience.

Igorotak: 7 Paths to Embrace Your Igorot Roots

Embrace Igorotak identity with 7 enlightening paths. Celebrate your Igorot heritage, unlock cultural pride on this unique journey.

Jan 8 · 3 min read

13 Reasons Why Igorot Athletes Excel in Sports

Delve into the world of Igorot athletics and discover the unique factors that fuel their remarkable excellence in sports.

Nov 11, 2023 · 16 min read

Igorot vs Cordilleran: What's the Difference (and Why It Matters)

Igorot and Cordilleran are often used interchangeably, but they have distinct cultural meanings. Learn about the differences between these labels.

Nov 10, 2023 · 14 min read

Dating Igorot Men: 10 Things to Know for a Meaningful Relationship

Dating Igorot men can be a rewarding experience. Learn about their unique cultural traits and values to build a strong and lasting relationship.

Nov 1, 2023 · 9 min read

The Igorot People of the Cordillera

Learn about the Igorot people of the Cordillera. Discover their rich culture and history, traditional arts and crafts, dances, and cuisine.

Aug 1, 2023 · 26 min read

Igorots remain Unadmixed Descendants of Basal East Asians - DNA Study Shows

Some Cordillerans remained to be the only Filipino ethnic group in the world who remained to be the unadmixed descendants of Basal East Asians.

Mar 23, 2021 · 2 min read

10 Things Everyone should Know About the Igorot People

I'm sure many of you are still wondering who the Igorots are. To give you a few hints, here are some character traits that are common among Igorots.

Oct 6, 2017 · 5 min read

10 Reasons to Be Proud of Being an Igorot: A Proud and Resilient People

Igorots: Proud and resilient people with a rich history. Learn 10 reasons to be proud of your heritage.

Jul 5, 2017 · 2 min read

Explore Cordillera's captivating history, stunning landscapes, vibrant festivals, and cultural treasures. Dive into specialized categories for deeper insights and unforgettable experiences.

Cordillera Population: 10 Surprising Facts You Didn't Know

Discover 10 surprising facts about the Cordillera Administrative Region's population revealed by the 2020 Census.

Dec 13, 2023 · 4 min read

Cordillera Administrative Region

Explore the Cordillera Administrative Region's breathtaking landscapes, diverse cultures, and rich heritage.

Sep 16, 2023 · 13 min read

Cordillera Autonomy: The Struggle for Self-Determination in the Philippines

The Cordillera people of the Philippines have long sought autonomy. Learn about their history, reasons, and future.

Jun 26, 2023 · 4 min read

Cordillera Administrative Region Facts and Figures

The Cordillera Administrative Region is home to the indigenous tribes collectively called Igorot. Here are quick facts and figures about the region.

Aug 19, 2017 · 3 min read

Celebrate the remarkable journeys of Igorot achievers in various domains, along with individuals who embody honesty, integrity, and moral courage within our community. Explore their achievements and the core values that define our people.

Januario Galut: The Alleged Tingguian-Igorot Traitor of Tirad Pass

Who is Januario Galut? A Tingguian-Igorot figure, regarded as a traitor during the Battle of Tirad Pass among Filipinos.

Jan 9 · 15 min read

The Brual Family: Cordillera's Model OFW Family of the Year

Discover the Brual Family's journey as Cordillera's OFW Family of the Year, embodying success, resilience, and community leadership.

Dec 16, 2023 · 2 min read

6 Cordilleran National Artists and Living Treasures (GAMABA)

List of Cordillerans recognized as National Artists of the Philippines and recipients of the National Living Treasures Award (GAMABA).

Dec 3, 2023 · 14 min read

The Most Notable Igorot Personalities (Complete List)

Explore a complete list of remarkable Igorot personalities who've left a lasting impact not just in the Cordillera or Philippines but the world.

Sep 16, 2023 · 44 min read

3 Igorot Lawyers Conquer Mount Fuji, Japan's Highest Peak

Three Igorot lawyers have recently achieved the impressive feat of climbing Mount Fuji, Japan's tallest mountain, at 3,766 meters above sea level.

Aug 5, 2023 · 2 min read

LIST: Outstanding Citizens of Baguio 2022

Eight individuals who gave exemplary service in their fields were selected as outstanding citizens of Baguio this year.

Aug 23, 2022 · 13 min read

Ms. Hidilyn Diaz, First Filipino Olympic Gold Medalist, visited Ranee House of Curry!

Ms. Hidilyn Diaz visited the homegrown restaurant of Ranee House of Curry, recommended by their local driver.

Yma in People
Jun 8, 2022 · 1 min read

Cordilleran Realtor Jianlin Floresca Receives another Award, Shares Plan for Jobseekers

Cordilleran Realtor and CEO of Raycasa Group of Companies talks about her plans for 2022. A promising year for everyone as we move past the pandemic.

Apr 19, 2022 · 3 min read

Jozef Maynard Borja Erece: The Modern Day Renaissance Man

Jozef Maynard Borja Erece, a gifted Cordilleran from Baguio City, already made history as the youngest practicing lawyer in the world at 18.

Dec 31, 2021 · 8 min read

Atty. Alfonso Ponso Pucay Aroco, an IP champion!

A contemporary Ibaloy hero, an IP champion.

Yma in People
Nov 6, 2021 · 9 min read

Immerse yourself in Igorot music, fashion, pageantry, satire, movies, TV shows, art, crafts, gaming, technology, and social media trends. Explore categories for diverse content.

Igorot Actor Roxie Smith Nominated Promising Female Star | 5th VP Choice Awards

Igorot actor and Miss Earth 2020 first runner-up, Roxie Smith, nominated for Promising Female Star of the Year at the 5th Village Pipol Choice Award.

Jan 24 · 3 min read

Bride Marries Inmate at Baguio City Jail: Wedding Behind Bars

Witness Butch and Marilyn's historic union, exchanging vows in Baguio City Jail's first-ever wedding, a celebration of love and resilience.

Jan 20 · 2 min read

Miss Universe PH Michelle Marquez Dee soon to Get Inked by Apo Whang-od

Miss Universe PH Michelle Marquez Dee plans to get a tattoo from Apo Whang-od, the inspiration behind her Miss Universe 2023 evening gown.

Dec 14, 2023 · 2 min read

Why Apo Whang-od is NOT Eligible for the National Artist Award

Explore the reasons why Apo Whang-od, the esteemed Igorot mambabatok tattoo artist from Kalinga, is not eligible for the National Artist Award.

Nov 30, 2023 · 3 min read

Michelle Dee's Miss Universe Gown: Honoring Apo Whang-od's Legacy or Exploiting Her Image?

Was Michelle Dee's Miss Universe evening gown a tribute to Apo Whang-od or a shameless act of cultural appropriation?

Nov 20, 2023 · 7 min read

Conner, Apayao: Pageantry as a Gateway to Promote Tourism and Culture

Nestled in the picturesque province of Apayao in the Philippines, the town of Conner is harnessing the power of pageantry to showcase its hidden gems

Sep 29, 2023 · 2 min read

Igorot Beauty Queen Roxie Smith Channels Inner Barbie in Recent Photoshoot

Igorot beauty queen Roxie Smith recently wowed her fans with a Barbie-inspired photoshoot.

Jul 21, 2023 · 3 min read

Igorot Man Snowboards while Wearing Bahag

Watch as an Igorot man challenges winter norms, snowboarding in a traditional bahag on the snowy slopes of Canada, breaking stereotypes like a pro.

Apr 15, 2023 · 3 min read

Stunning Image of Apo Whang-od as a Young Woman Goes Viral

A stunning image of Apo Whang-od, the world's oldest living traditional tattoo artist, as a young woman has gone viral.

Apr 2, 2023 · 3 min read

Sons of Benguet, set to dominate the Queen City of the South

Delefher Comising and Kyle Kimayong are now vying to reign on the national stage and carry-off the crown in the upcoming Mister Island Tourism 2023.

Mar 23, 2023 · 3 min read

Engage with personal stories, support local businesses, share opinions, savor culinary delights, prioritize health, access education, stay informed about politics, and explore regional statistics.

PBGen Jack Limpayos Wanky Assumes Command as Director of PRO-Western Visayas

PBGen Jack Limpayos Wanky, a distinguished Igorot police leader, brings expertise to PRO-Western Visayas as regional director in the PNP.

Feb 19 · 2 min read

Daw-es: A Sacred Bridge Between Worlds in Igorot Culture

Unveiling the Ritual's Profound Connection to the Living and Departed

Nov 17, 2023 · 3 min read

Baguio City Removes "Eyesore" Car from Session Road

Baguio City, the City of Fines, has ordered the removal of a car from Session Road for being an "eyesore."

Oct 20, 2023 · 3 min read

Integrity in Action: The Man 'Who Walks the Talk'

Magalong has consistently demonstrated integrity and dedication to good governance seen in his police service and handling of the Mamasapano incident.

Sep 10, 2023 · 10 min read

Rafflesia Banaoana: Distinct Species of World's Largest Flower Found in Cordillera

Botanists from Oxford and UPLB reinstate Rafflesia Banaoana in Kalinga, Cordillera, affirming its distinction as a unique species.

Sep 4, 2023 · 4 min read

Igorot Teacher Inspires Students with Gift of Books About Their Hometown

Mary Jane Aluyen, a grade 1 teacher in Bauko, Mountain Province, gifted her graduating students with copies of her book "Bauko Through the Years."

Jul 13, 2023 · 3 min read

Love at First Chat: How Two Cordilleran Found Forever in 28 Days

Ricky and Jerusalem met online and were married 28 days later after their first meeting. A reminder that love can happen at any time.

Mar 1, 2023 · 4 min read

Effects of Living Separately on the Teaching Performance of Teachers

Is the aspect of the distance of an institution/organization from home affects teachers performance?

Feb 26, 2023 · 2 min read

Road to the North Sky or to the Abyss of Death

Once travelers are caught by fortuitous situation along this road, it is only the sheer presence of the Almighty that could snatched them from death.

Aug 20, 2022 · 2 min read

THE IFUGAO WAR DANCE (A homage to his warrior origin)

Boxing's rising prospect CARL JAMMES MARTIN has always made it a point to enter his every battle accompanied by the sound of gongs

Mar 20, 2022 · 1 min read

Stay informed with the latest Igorot, Cordillera, and pop culture news, covering a wide range of topics, from sports and press releases to police reports and weather updates.

Unexploded WWII Bomb Unearthed During Road Widening Project in Sablan, Benguet

Road workers uncover a corroded 1,000-pound bomb during Sablan road project. Immediate response ensures public safety in Benguet.

Jan 19 · 4 min read

70-Year-Old French Tourist Thanks Barlig Community for His Successful Rescue

Francioly Jacques, 70-year-old French tourist, expresses gratitude to Barlig community for their pivotal role in his successful rescue.

Jan 5 · 2 min read

Brigette Galong: Heroic Baguio School Head Drowns While Saving Child

Brigette Galong, School Head in Baguio City, met a tragic end as she heroically sacrificed herself while saving a child from drowning.

Dec 10, 2023 · 1 min read

Apayao Govt Awards 1 Million Pesos for Key Info on Terrorist Group

The Apayao Provincial Local Government awards 1 million pesos to the informant crucial in dismantling a Communist Terrorist Group in Flora, Apayao.

Nov 23, 2023 · 2 min read

Cordilleran Coast Guard Officer Dies After WASAR Training

Philippine Coast Guard Officer Mori Caguay, 30, from Kalinga, dies after WASAR training, allegedly "napagtripan."

Nov 21, 2023 · 2 min read

Cordillera Workers to Receive P30 Raise: New Minimum Wage Set at P430

Great news for Cordillera workers! The RTWPB has approved a P30 minimum wage increase, bringing the new daily rate to P430.

Rob in News
Nov 15, 2023 · 2 min read

Heroic Rescue: Brave Guard Saves Young Rufous-bellied Eagle in Baguio

A security guard in Baguio bravely rescued a young Rufous-bellied Eagle from a group of crows.

Nov 7, 2023 · 2 min read

Engr. Melchor Licoben Back as BENECO General Manager

Benguet Electric Cooperative (BENECO) welcomes back Engr. Melchor Licoben as General Manager.

Nov 7, 2023 · 2 min read

Cobra Spotted on Baguio City's Camp John Hay Trail

A cobra was spotted on Camp John Hay trail. Stay cautious, informed, and enjoy the natural beauty of Baguio City's forested area.

Nov 7, 2023 · 3 min read

Asipulo Rampage: 7 Victims of Bolo Attack Make Significant Recovery

Seven out of nine victims of a brutal bolo attack in Asipulo, Ifugao, are making significant progress in their recovery.

Oct 27, 2023 · 1 min read