Rest in power, Pitoy Moreno

FROM Copenhagen to Chicago, Moscow to Morocco, Tehran to Tokyo, Barcelona to Beijing, London to Los Angeles, Rome to Stockholm, Jose “Pitoy” Moreno conquered...

Dior travels back in time for couture infused menswear

By Thomas Adamson | The Associated Press PARIS—Designer Kris van Assche traveled back in a fashion time machine last Saturday, while Robert Pattinson explained the...

Some good things never last

Prior to becoming a rising star in the crazy jungle called Philippines show business, JC Santos has never had to deal firsthand with the...

The road to a new you doesn’t have to include drastic...

Gretchen Ho is an athlete, brand ambassador, influencer and TV personality who is much admired for her accomplishments as she is for her looks....

Filipino lawyer proves education breaks barriers

INTERNATIONAL tax and business lawyer Edzyl Josef Magante took his father’s advice to heart that one will not get very far in life without...

BPI, DLSU, SAS Institute join forces to offer data-analysis, risk-management courses

SEEKING to trailblaze the potential of information, the troika of the Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI), SAS Institute Philippines (SAS) and De La Salle University...

Shameless self-promotion can also work for you

When I was still actively teaching in the Communication Arts department of the University of Santo Tomas, I usually start my class by doing...

Water, water everywhere, costs more than you might think

fWASHINGTON, D.C.—Without reliable access to water, human beings cannot survive. Yet, three out of 10 people do not have a safely managed water supply,...

Motion-activated cameras capture animals being wild, weird

CHEYENNE, Wyoming—How does a bighorn sheep say “cheese?” Some charismatic critters caught by motion-detecting wildlife cameras seem to know how to strike a pose. But...

Biz sector urged to reuse materials to reduce garbage

The business sector was urged to reuse discarded materials in other productive applications in their operations in order to help reduce garbage, which is...

US EPA awards Samsung for sustainability initiatives

Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd., a global leader in technology and innovation, has received two awards for its sustainability initiatives from the United States Environmental...

Largest sea turtle could come off ‘endangered’ list

Federal ocean managers say it might be time to move the East Coast population of the world’s largest turtle from the United States’s list...

Seized ivory probed for clues that could help save elephants

ALBANY, New York—Scientists are using information gleaned from both illegal ivory art and elephant dung to provide clues that could help save the lives...

Support group for Baguio’s ‘future priests’ launched

BAGUIO CITY—As a concrete initiative for the Year of the Clergy and Consecrated Persons (YCCP) that was declared by the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of...

PHLPost releases stamps on centenary of the apparition of Our Lady...

The Philippine Postal Corp. (PHLPost) released se-tenant block of four stamps to commemorate the 100 years of the apparition of Our Lady of Fatima. The...

Detroit church shields man from deportation to Albania

DETROIT—A Detroit church is providing sanctuary for a man in the country illegally who was ordered deported to Albania even though he says that...

No more ‘Filipino time’; it should be on time

As the hands of the clock turn to a new day in the new year, Filipinos are reminded of how important it is to...

Los Baños launches science-tourism project

A niche tourism brand for students budding scientists, or even armchair Einsteins is currently in the works in Los Baños. The Los Baños Science Community...

What the marijuana-genome map means for pot’s future

The fledgling cannabis industry is full of wide-eyed claims about what pot can do. Outperform your favorite energy drink? Maybe. Cure cancer? Worth a...

Flying in style with FoilaFly

Story & photos by Bernard L. Supetran WITH the onset of a new year, it has become an obligatory ritual for every jaded traveler or...