Bongbong Marcos leads family's revival in the Philippines

May 4, 2016

Bongbong Marcos leads family's revival in the Philippines

For the son and namesake of late Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos, winning the vice presidency in next week’s election is as much about restoring his family’s tainted image as it is about making the country a better place.“Bongbong,” as Ferdinand Marcos Jr. is known, ...

Marcos family wins big in poll

/ May 15, 2013

Marcos family wins big in poll

The family of deceased dictator Ferdinand Marcos enjoyed easy wins in Philippine elections, official data showed Tuesday, with his unrepentant wife leading the clan’s political charge.Imelda Marcos captured more than 88 percent of the votes cast Monday to win a second-consecutive term in the ...

Imelda Marcos: fan of Japan's culture

/ Apr 26, 2013

Imelda Marcos: fan of Japan's culture

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One-time Philippine first lady Imelda Marcos, who gained global fame for her flamboyance and extravagant collection of 2,700 pairs of shoes when her husband, the late Ferdinand Marcos, was president from 1965 to 1986, said she marvels at Japan because of its rise to ...