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Friday, February 3, 2023



It’s Not a Nut

Edible nuts abound in Central Europe-Hazelnuts, Chestnuts, Walnuts can be found in many public parks and greeneries. (But no coconuts of course!)

Coronavirus: Do Wash Your Hands, Don’t Be Racist!

It is understandable that people are nervous, but there is no need to panic.

Satellite city halls and the challenge of effective governance

The problem is one that they felt should primarily be addressed, along with the several benefits they would get from having their own government center.

Don’t let your minors become victims to online predators

Explicit videos of two young girls in Narra engaged in obscene acts are circulating on private Facebook chatrooms and Tiktok, leaving social welfare and...

City regulation on single use plastics is a good start

Starting April this year when Ordinance 993 takes effect, commercial establishments are no longer allowed to use certain plastic products including the ubiquitous "sando bags". Also covered by the ban are plastic cups, straws and the like.

The Fault in Our Stars: A Roller Coaster That Only Goes Up

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green is one of the most poignant love stories of my generation. It explores the young love...

Time for an Overhaul?

The San Miguel Beermen are on the verge of winning a rare grand slam this year in our very own Philippine Basketball Association (PBA),...

Not on Pointe

When I was five years old, I wanted to be a ballerina. I wanted to wear a pink tutu, tie my hair up in...

EDITORYAL: Ang face shield bilang simbolo ng corruption

Walang ibang puwedeng sisihin ang Malakanyang kundi ang sarili nito sa mga negatibong kuro-kuro sa social media tungkol sa anomalya na nasa likod umano...

Dear Tita Beth

Dear Tita Beth, Malapit na akong mawalan ng pag asa. Parang sobrang dilim ng buhay ko. Naulila ako sa parehong magulang ko nung nakaraang taon....

The coal plant revival and what may lie ahead for Palawan

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) disclosed this week it had finally given an Environmental Compliance Certificate (ECC) to the planned 15-megawatt...

EDITORIAL: Devil in the details: the MORE buy-in into PALECO

A new player in the power sector has expressed interest in taking over the Palawan Electric Cooperative (PALECO) franchise,  with a promise to significantly...