Yanig sa Mindanao

November 04, 2019
SunUd-sunod ang lindol o pagyanig na naganap sa Mindanao. Ang aking panalangin para sa mga kababayan nating sinalanta ng malakas na lindol, nawa’y huwag nang yumanig pa muli sa mga lugar na ‘yon sa Mindanao.

Kaawa-awang lunsod ng Parañaque

October 14, 2019
Kailan lang, idineklara ang Parañaque City sa ilalim ng State of Calamity dahil sa sakit na dengue. Ilang araw lang ang nakararaan, maraming banyera at sako o mahigit pa ng tahong, talaba, at mga isda ang nangamatay sa karagatan ng Parañaque at Las Piñas Cities.

'Yang pakikipagkamayan

October 06, 2019
May panukala si Rep. Bayani Fernando noong 2018 na pinapalitan ang nakasanayan nating pakikipagkamayan sa isa’t isa sa anumang okasyon. Panukala niyang ilagay na lamang ang isang kamay sa dibdib at bahagyang yumuko bilang pagbati.

Clean-up of garbage forever?

September 23, 2019
Every year, volunteers flock to Manila Bay to pick up garbage from the shore. Last Friday, September 21, was dubbed World Clean-Up Day. As usual, when the rainy season comes, mixed garbage from biodegradable and non-biodegradable or solid wastes top the garbage scenario by the bay. They never get tired of cleaning the bay once a year. They want to rehabilitate the bay, says the government, but after all these, what next?

Sec. William Dar on organic agriculture

September 15, 2019
It was only a brief phone conversation with the new Department of Agriculture Secretary William Dar regarding pushing further the implementation of the Organic Agriculture Act (Republic Act 10068 of 2010) especially now with the onslaught of the African swine fever (ASF) in several piggery farms in Antipolo, San Mateo and Montalban, Rizal; Bulacan and other areas of Central Luzon; and most recently, the Marikina River and Barangay Bagong Silang in Quezon City, killing numerous pigs. The short discussion was worth it.