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DoST’s ‘Momsie’ hopes to give babies an offer they can’t refuse


The Department of Science and Technology (DOST) has developed a tasty baby food out of mongo, soybeans, peanuts and other protein-rich legumes—ingredients often refused by their intended consumers.

Posted: July 31st, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

‘Spider’ robbery gang boss, 7 members caught in cops’ web


After a seven-year manhunt, the leader of the “Spider” robbery group and seven gang members were arrested by authorities while in a drug session inside a house in Pasig City on Monday.

Posted: July 30th, 2014 in Headlines,Metro | Read More »

Suspected robbery gang leader, 7 accomplices arrested by cops in Pasig City


They are not exactly your friendly neighborhood spidermen.

Posted: July 29th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

SONA protesters kept at bay at Ever Gotesco by 6 layers of barriers, cops

Police use water cannons at protests in Commonwealth. Frances Mangosing/INQUIRER.net

Six layers of barriers, including phalanxes of anti-riot policemen, along the Fairview-bound side of Commonwealth Avenue confined State of the Nation Address (SONA) protesters in front of the Ever Gotesco Mall.

Posted: July 28th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

‘Shrilling chicken’ is cute but very dangerous, says toxic watch group

Photo grabbed from youtube

A toxic watch group is seeking the removal from the local market of a Chinese-made plastic toy called “Shrilling Chicken” after two European countries banned its sale because of serious health and environmental risks.

Posted: July 26th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »