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The Walk Toward Home on a Holiday Season

It was almost six in the evening, and a fruit vendor by the street reached for me, an orange in her hand like a globular hue of...

‘Manuel Arguilla Reader’: Essential reading

SOME stories are worth a second look. I was around 17 when I first read “How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife” by Manuel...

New Key

An easy trick not to forget which key is for the kitchen, for mother’s old bookshelf, or for the lonely attic is to remember the cuts of the key’s...

Young Pinoys on their way to a well-informed future

  ONE of the regular divisions of the annual Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature is the Kabataan Division, which allows the voices of the...

Teodoro, Piocos to launch newest books at DLSU

JOHN Iremil Teodoro’s "Sad-sadan Happy-hapihan: Mga Kuwento ng Pag-ibig (Sad-sad, Happy-happy: Stories of Love)" and Carlos M. Piocos 3rd’s "Kung ang Siyudad ay Pag-ibig...

The Wait at the Doctor’s Clinic

Makes the pain as pronounced, solid as trunks of mahoganies outside the window (my mother heard from a neighbor that their seeds boiled in water are a...

Inside the Bank

BY RAUL G. MOLDEZ There’s a mammoth crowd in the room, some in long sleeves with colorful neckties. Others in ordinary T-shirts and city shorts. Noise is absent...

‘Bone Talk’: Bontoc boy faces brutality

THE world as we know it has been cruel to indigenous peoples (IPs). In the past, colonizers thought nothing of annihilating or enslaving them....

Jessica Zafra unveils latest book

TWISTED author Jessica Zafra has released her newest book, titled The Collected Stories of Jessica Zafra, which gathers 27 of her stories written and...

Pandemic may scrap traslacion

FOR the first time in decades, the traslacion or the procession of the Black Nazarene may have to be scrapped because of the coronavirus...

‘Resilient job’ openings abound – DOLE

JOB opportunities continue to rise in the National Capital Region (NCR) despite the coronavirus crisis. Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello 3rd said on Thursday there were...

Poe defends Bulacan airport project

THE construction of an international airport in Bulacan province by San Miguel Corp. won the backing of some senators, among them Grace Poe, who...

Court acquits official, 3 others in Kentex factory fire

THE Sandiganbayan anti-graft court's Second Division acquitted an official of a footwear company whose factory was razed by a fire that killed 70 workers.five...

PH logs 2,415 new cases of Covid — DoH

THE Philippines logged 54, 294 active cases, including 2,415 new infections of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) on Thursday, according to the Department of...
 

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