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Friday, 14 December 2018

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Pork lore

When a dead piglet with a hole in its body and its internal organs all gone was found in Casiguran, Aurora recently, residents suspected...

Doubting ‘Tomas’

While rare, there are erratic storms. Ten years ago, on 5 November 2008, a low pressure area developed northeast of Zamboanga and turned into...

Bamboo victory

Bamboo may be the next most multi-used plant after the coconut tree. Like coco lumber, it can be used as material for housing, finding...

Paper scare

One tactic of bank robbers is to pass a note to a teller declaring the holdup in words so as not to attract attention...

Simian sadness

A pet can be as emotional as humans when it loses a master. There is a viral story of a dog that stayed at...

Burning passion

“Heat of passion” in criminal law is a mental state provoked by fear, rage, anger or terror that, combined with adequate provocation, is an...

Facebooking mayor

The mayor of Daanbantayan town in Cebu is performing his duty without being physically present in the town hall. Mayor Vicente Loot, who has...

Paoay’s awaited visitor

Two awaited visitors are coming to the Philippines this week. China’s President Xi Jinping will be in Manila for two days from 20 and...

Tap cops

So-called electric pilferers either tap into household electrical lines or directly to electrical posts to power their homes and appliances. Such freeloaders are a...