The Good News

By Epi Fabonan III | March 20, 2017 - 12:00am

All life began at sea. Billions of years ago, the world’s oceans supported the development and growth of the first single-celled organisms in underwater hydrothermal vents, which  through evolution, led to the existence of human beings and other living organisms on the planet.

Columns

By A CUP OF COFFEE With Rose Anne Belmonte | January 17, 2010 - 12:00am

My first impression of Calauan, Laguna was that it is such a beautiful place – wide roads, beautiful hills, fresh cool air. Together with my friend Gina Lopez and our kids, we went biking along its resettlement areas.

By A CUP OF COFFEE With Rose Anne Belmonte | November 22, 2009 - 12:00am

Navotas had experienced decades of ups and downs, long before he became mayor of the city. Year after year, streets would be raised to keep houses from getting drowned in floodwater.

Other Stories

| March 27, 2017 - 12:00am

Poverty is real. Stories of parents who resort to crime to feed their families or children who walk to school for hours on an empty stomach are quite common.

By Christian Imperio | March 13, 2017 - 12:00am

Every child’s journey in figuring out life’s intricacies begins at home, where parents dispense their best advice to guide children about what lies ahead.

By Chit Aldave-Tribiana | March 13, 2017 - 12:00am

The goal of helping medically deprived provincemates goes back to a moving scene many years back on the island.

By Mary Pauline Del Rosario | February 27, 2017 - 12:00am

They don’t wear capes; they don’t have superpowers. But they save lives and help children to achieve their dreams – one meal at a time. Meet the volunteers at Kusina ng Kalinga, Gawad Kalinga’s anti-poverty campaign that aims to end hunger among young Filipinos by cooking delicious meals for children in public schools.

By Mary Pauline Del Rosario | February 20, 2017 - 12:00am

In the suburb municipality of Angat in the province of Bulacan is a local farm. In the farm lies a village. The village is home to a community of mothers, who are only too thankful that they don’t have to leave their families to work abroad and live in houses of foreigners.

By Christian Imperio | February 20, 2017 - 12:00am

United by a common vision to achieve a positive impact on local communities, various Filipino youth groups participated in a nationwide campaign advocating nation-building.

By Christian Imperio | February 13, 2017 - 12:00am

Finding true love amidst the ambiguity and complexity of modern love is one of the most cherished moments a person could have in his or her lifetime. As convention would have it, however, experiencing pain and disappointment is inevitable when hurdles present themselves along the way.

By Christian Imperio | February 13, 2017 - 12:00am

Taking learning to the next level, Globe Telecom has come up with a literacy program to help the education sector cope with the digital era.

By Christian Imperio | February 6, 2017 - 12:00am

It has been said all too often: Education is the most significant foundation for one to achieve a good future. Indeed, having a quality education provides an opportunity for an individual to break free from the grip of poverty and avoid social judgment.

By Eva Visperas | February 6, 2017 - 12:00am

It’s quite unconventional, really, but in the town of Villasis, Pangasinan, some major infrastructure projects are built through the efforts of overseas Filipino workers who support fund-raising activities.