Lim: No right

People are dying. So, no, I don’t want to hear your flawed arguments about your body and your right to do with it as you wish. On all other matters, I would probably agree with you in this regard. But not on this. Not on protecting the vulnerable. Not on stopping preventable deaths. Not on […]

Appliance maker goes green

1 of 3 ONE wouldn’t normally think of appliances as weapons against climate change and pollution, but here we are, about to extol the green virtues of some. During last week’s Beko Global Sustainability Virtual Launch, Beko presented its BioCoffee Espresso Machine, AutoDose Dishwasher, EcoTub Washing Machine & Washer Dryer, GreenDry Tumble Dryer, EcoFiber Oven, […]

Tell it to SunStar: People’s victory

The Lumad 7, including volunteer teacher Chad Booc, were released on May 13, 2021 after three months of illegal detention under police custody. The Provincial Prosecutor’s Office of Davao del Norte found insufficient evidence, lack of probable cause and lack of territorial jurisdiction on the charges filed against them. The dismissal of the trumped-up charges […]

Bernaldez TKOs Suarez in US ring

Mark Bernaldez logged his second straight victory on American soil after a sixth round technical knockout of Hector Suarez on March 27, 2021 at the Media Pro Studios in Medley, Florida, USA. The fight started out with both boxers exchanging heavy blows. Suarez started to rally in the third round and landed some combinations on […]