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Child death rate now lower, but maternal mortality up


Giving birth is regarded as one of the most wonderful experiences in life. However it is also a risky time for both the mother and baby because it puts both their lives on the line.

Posted: August 22nd, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

New species of tarsier discovered in Dinagat Island


International biologists have confirmed the discovery of a new species of Tarsier on the island of Dinagat in Mindanao 25 years after a Filipino biologist first saw the possibility of there being a distinct species.

Posted: August 20th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Regions | Read More »

Aboitiz donates 40 classrooms to DepEd

Aboitiz Foundation presents AGAPP chair Pinky Aquino-Abellada (second from right) with the sculpture entitled 'Mother & Child' by Toym Imao as inspired by Ms. Aquino-Abellada's commitment to nurturing individuals and communities for the good of the country. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO.

More than 40 classrooms were turned over Tuesday by Aboitiz Foundation to the Department of Education for kindergarten students all over the country.

Posted: August 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »

Binay-Roxas tandem in 2016? Don’t count Jinggoy Estrada out–Joseph Estrada

Jejomar Binay with Jinggoy Estrada

Despite facing plunder charges before the Sandiganbayan, Senator Jose “Jinggoy” Estrada is not closing doors on his political aspirations. In fact, he and his political party have discussed the possibility of him being the running mate of Vice President Jejomar Binay for the 2016 elections.

Posted: August 12th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Nation,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Estrada defends Manila truck ban: More people benefited from it


The Manila truck ban has been blamed for various things: the rise in prices of commodities, a messed-up supply chain, and the congestion in the ports of Manila. But Mayor Joseph Estrada continues to defend the city ordinance, saying it has more boons than banes.

Posted: August 12th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Metro | Read More »