Nowhere else in the world celebrates a longer Christmas than the Philippines. In this Southeast Asian nation, Christmas begins on September 1st and doesn't end until January 6th of the following year. Should Filipinos be proud of it?
Fasting is not a new dieting fad. It has been used in ancient times as a natural and efficient treatment of many health conditions. It is not starvation as what some people believe.
Air pollution is the theme of the 2019 World Environment Day. UN Secretary-General Guterres says: “It is time to act decisively. My message to governments is clear: tax pollution; end fossil fuel subsidies; and stop building new coal plants. We need a green economy, not a grey economy.
It’s one thing to have a technology that allows us to communicate fast by just tapping a button. But it’s another story to overuse such powerful technology. For we might run the risk of tearing relationships with the ones close to us.
Putting the island of Boracay under the state of calamity is a fitting move. It’s better to rehabilitate it now while it can still be salvaged. And may those involved in the environmental abuse of the island be booked for good.
Siquijor was once a dreaded place for outsiders. Rumours were rife about locals practicing black magic and strange traditions. But today, the small Visayan island is on the tourism map. Among many att
Halloween is an ancient festival associated with witchcraft and Satanism. Christians must not be drawn into such pagan practices. Rather, they ought to reverse the concept of evil in Halloween.
Another student has just been added in the long list of hazing deaths. If fraternity means brotherhood, why is it that frat masters flee when the initiation rites go awry?
It pays to be well-informed. Especially when it comes to your children’s health. When it comes to immunization, will you expose your child to the MMR vaccine?
Spanking as a form of discipline is a controversial issue. Different cultures and sectors of society have their own interpretation of how a child should be brought up. But no matter how you view it, the issue depends on the parent’s own interpretation of child discipline.
Considered one of the most important food and cash crops in the Asia-Pacific region, each part of the coconut tree – from the roots to the tip of its leave - offers significant benefits to humankind. In fact, nothing goes to waste in a coconut. That’s why it’s no wonder that it is often called the...