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Retired nurse shares love of reading with hometown in Cebu

RETIRED nurse Lucita Luciani shares her love for reading and books with 47 elementary and high school teachers from Calape, Daanbantayan, Cebu. MARY FAYE ALODIA VILLAR/CONTRIBUTOR

When she retired from her job as a nurse in 2004, Lucita Luciani immediately plunged into a habit that she had cherished to do every day—reading.

Posted: October 4th, 2014 in Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Regions | Read More »

Bringing Filipiniana books closer to students


The vast Filipiniana collection of historian and columnist Ambeth Ocampo, who writes and presents Philippine history in an exceptionally clear, interesting way, can be found in four locations.

Posted: September 30th, 2014 in Headlines,Regions | Read More »

30-page guidebook aims to boost efforts to protect bird sanctuary

Contributed photo by Joel Butuyan

For nonbird watchers, it’s now much easier to identify migratory birds flying in and out of a protected area by the Manila Bay.

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Headlines,Latest News Stories,Metro,Metro | Read More »

Enrile reading books, playing iPad games while waiting for possible arrest

Senator Juan Ponce Enrile.  INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Unlike his co-accused in plunder and graft charges who were making rounds before getting arrested, Senator Juan Ponce Enrile was quietly reading books and playing games on his iPad.

Posted: June 19th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Senior citizen jailed, fined for possessing books against Islam


A senior citizen was jailed two months and fined a total of Ringgit Malaysia (RM) 4,000 (US$ 1242.93) by the Sharia High Court here on Tuesday for possessing two books, which were deemed to be against Islam and for disrespecting the religious authority.

Posted: May 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »