Around 300 sari-sari store and eatery owners in Mandaluyong City can look forward easy-access loans and training programs designed to improve their fledgling businesses, through a local government agreement with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (Tesda) and Coca-Cola Philippines Inc.
A Florida mother is home and tending to her new infant less than a month after surviving without a pulse for 45 minutes following complications from a routine cesarean section.
A young American woman with terminal cancer has committed suicide, following promises to do so that had triggered shock and controversy over the right to die.
A woman arriving from Belgium was arrested at an airport in the Dominican Republic with 55,500 euros hidden in her stomach and 54,600 in her luggage, anti-drugs police said Sunday.
Iran hanged a woman on Saturday who was convicted of murdering a man she said was trying to rape her, the official IRNA news agency reported.