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Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Tarseeto

Jail time for negligent parents?

Until a law is passed lowering the age of criminal liability to nine years old, parents who willfully allow their children to be involved...

Ships of fooled

This urban legend can now be crossed out from the books. The tayog-tayog or ghost ships that some people in the coastal town of...

Beating the count

Manny Pacquiao’s age took as much notice as his victory against Adrien Broner on Sunday. Retired champion Floyd Mayweather, who watched the match, said...

Buy or bye for Baybayin?

With Pangasinan Second District Rep. Leopoldo Bataoil bringing his penchant for pre-Hispanic language and writing to Congress, it may not be far-fetched for Filipinos...

Toilet radar

Together with mobile gadgets, apps are now indispensable in providing just about anything anyone needs conveniently, quickly and creatively. Aside from making smartphones functional,...

Hail Mary ride

After transport authorities obtained last year a restraining order from the Supreme Court stopping the operation of a motorcycle ride service for commuters in...

Dreadful clicks

Netizens likely have heard the oft-repeated advice: “Think before you click.” Apparently, the import of that advice got lost on the fugitive dubbed the Most...

The fast-food and the furious

A drunken diner is dangerous, but a hungry drunken diner is even more dangerous. The crew at a Chinese fast-food restaurant in Cagayan de...

Teacher’s pet

In this Year of the Pig, anything associated with the animal is considered to be lucky — not just the figurines sold in Chinatown...