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I Am the Living Bread that came down 20th Sunday in...

Today’s Gospel, though it seems like a repetition of the last two gospels, aims to transcend a deeper meaning to when Jesus fed the...

Irradiated carrageenan fertilizer increases mungbean production

Here is good news for mungbean producers. An increase of 104.7 percent in the yield of mungbean occurred after a three-month-old carrageenan plant-growth promoter...

Smokers better off quitting, even with weight gain

NEW YORK—If you quit smoking and gain weight, it may seem like you’re trading one set of health problems for another. But a new...

Farmers sign support for biotechnology

Story & Photo by Ginny N. Enriquez / Special to the BusinessMirror Farmer-leaders from Mindanao have signified their support for the application of modern biotechnology tools in...

Forum reasserts smallholders as central in agriculture, development work in Southeast Asia

The Southeast Asian Regional Center for Graduate Study and Research in Agriculture (Searca) gathered some 50 leaders and experts to consult on “Reshaping Agriculture...

The dreamlike landscape of Zhangjiajie An enchanting adventure awaits in Zhangjiajie...

Story & photos by Joshua Berida Since the movie Avatar popularized its landscapes years ago, I’ve heard and read about Zhangjiajie. On my next planned...

Melco Resorts (Philippines) Foundation Corp. to construct P.S.G. Station Hospital

Melco Resorts (Philippines) Foundation Corp. (MRP), the foundation of City of Dreams Manila, signed a memorandum of agreement with the Department of National Defense...

Las Piñas City: Vibrant, competitive and productive

As a private citizen and way before she became chairman of the Senate Committee on Environment and Natural Resources, Sen. Cynthia A. Villar has...

A view to a thrill

Story & Photos by Bernard L. Supetran SEASONED travelers, almost always, would look for three things when looking for a place to settle when on...

A ‘baluarte’ of culture and environment

THIS month wraps up a nostalgic visit for me in paradise, Sumilon. Very few could claim being part of the launch of paradise, and...

Sandbox raises the bar with two new attractions

Story & photos by Randy S. Peregrino SURROUNDED by Pampanga’s vast plains and mountain ranges is Alviera’s popular outdoor adventure park known as Sandbox. Situated within...

El Nido Resorts’s Miniloc undergoes improvements

MINILOC Island Resort, one of the four private islands of El Nido Resorts in Northern Palawan, has become a key destination for some parents,...

An enterprise that keeps on giving

Access to clean water is not just people’s necessity, but a common human right. It is also a business opportunity that empowers a person...

Honestbee launches partnership with S&R Membership Shopping

IN other countries, having groceries delivered efficiently and promptly is very common. Although I’m the type who would rather go to a supermarket or...

In pursuit of bezel-less

THE first time I saw the leaked ads of the F9, I honestly thought Oppo was finally going to release its very first water-proof...

Google tracks your movements, like it or not

SAN FRANCISCO—Google wants to know where you go so badly that it records your movements even when you explicitly tell it not to. An Associated...

Tech giants still stumbling in the social world they created

NEW YORK—Who knew connecting the world could get so complicated? Perhaps some of technology’s brightest minds should have seen that coming. Social media bans of...

Digital gaming developer expands PHL operations with new studio in Laguna

AS part of its expansion program, Ubisoft Philippines unveiled over the weekend its latest studio that will serve as the company’s base of operations...

Malabon City hires its older citizens to serve as barangay senior patrollers

AGING is a fact of life.  While the “twilight years” are commonly associated with a sedentary phase of occasional discounted perks and health issues,...

SM Foundation gives Camp Ricarte station hospital makeover

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY—SM Foundation has renovated and refurbished Camp General Artemio Ricarte Station Hospital (CGARSH), making it capable of providing basic ancillary services including...