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Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Real and emotional prisons flow through ‘No Mercy’

Prisons come in various forms, as Joanna Schaffhausen shows in her second outstanding novel, No Mercy (Minotaur). There are the mortar-and-brick prisons in which...

‘Mindsight’

ALL the colors I know used to hinge on whichever type of Crayola box was in my kindergarten backpack. The first one, of course, was...

HP rewards DeskJet Ink Advantage printer buyers with additional 1-year warranty

When you rely on your printer to produce vibrant and quality printouts to help your kids shine with their creativity at home and in...

Start the year right with a new home in Larossa

A new year signifies a time for fresh starts and opportunities. Many Filipinos get excited with welcoming the year and what better way to...

Half the price on buffet every Monday and Wednesday at Marriott...

Now there’s one good reason to look forward to Monday and Wednesday—a 50-percent discount at the widespread buffet in Marriott Café! Marriott brings back...

PHL’s top tourist destination seen having its ‘best year’ in 2019

BOOM-boom-boom! Prat-prat-prat! Pit Senyor! Pit Senyor! With every strike of the drum and rhythmic tinkling of xylophones, dancers in colorful costumes and elaborate headdresses sewn...

Network coverage in Cebu uphill

Remaining true to its tagline, Globe Telecom makes every single connection possible, even in the depths of hills and shores. Residents now get to enjoy...

House approves bill allowing local universities to collaborate with FHEIs

THE House of Representatives approved on third and final reading a bill that sets the legal bases for foreign universities, particularly top foreign universities,...

PHL claims top global UAE sustainability prize

A FILIPINO research project bested hundreds of entries worldwide in this year’s Zayed Sustainability Prize (ZSP), one of the biggest global competitions that promote...

Hail, Cesar!

ONLY a few Filipino fashion designers are as universally beloved as Cesar Gaupo. To say that the local industry is devastated because of the...

DLSU’s College of St. Benilde to open SHRIM building

IN a bid to create  more space for its growing facilities and students,  the De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde (DLS-CSB) will open the...

Beauty trends we hope to see more of this year

OVERLY contoured faces, scary looking micro-bladed brows, and lashes that look like spiders are some trends we wish to see less of this year....

Give style some Flex

Elegance and durability. Flexibility and stability. Beauty and resistance. Now you can have it all in a pair of shoes recently launched by global...

Will ‘Born Beautiful’ do wonders for Martin del Rosario?

NO doubt filmmaker-scriptwriter Jun Lana made cinema aficionados take notice of him when his movie Die Beautiful was released in 2016. The film, which premiered...

Experts say world needs a new diet: Less beef, more beans—for...

NEW YORK—A hamburger a week, but no more—that’s about as much red meat people should eat to do what’s best for their health and...

Climate change-induced salinity affecting soil in coastal Bangladesh

DHAKA, Bangladesh—As a country with a large coastline, the adverse impacts of saltwater intrusion are significant in Bangladesh. Salinity affects land and water in...

Voters want candidates who are against single-use plastic, survey reveals

Seven out of 10 Filipinos will support candidates who will ban establishments from using single-use plastic across the country, according to a Social Weather...

Climate, cyber risks top concerns in 2019

The failure to tackle climate change and extreme weather events are the most threatening global risks this year, according to the World Economic Forum...

Efforts to conserve ‘pawikan’ in Davao intensifies

DAVAO CITY—Conservation efforts for pawikan (marine turtle) continue to intensify as the city government, the environment department and Aboitiz Group renewed their commitments for...

New California pen may allow sale of horses for slaughter

RENO, Nevada—The US Forest Service has built a new corral for wild horses in Northern California, which could allow it to bypass federal restrictions...
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