ECONOMIC managers painted a picture of stability, stressing nine years of economic reforms under President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo as the key to this.
IT’S a growing malady among local journalists -- a niggling feeling deep in every real journalist's tummy matched with a desperate wish for the elections to end soon.
THE invitation came from Jing Cosio, a friend of friends, and therefore by Davao definition is officially a very good friend.
REMEMBER those streetgirls featured here just a few weeks ago who were learning to play soccer? They have completed their football clinic and have learned to love the sport -- including the fervor for the future that this sport seem to fan among the young, restless, and erstwhile hopeless.Stella A. Estremera/taxonomy/term/98
NOTHING brings back pride like photos of the past, recognizable landmarks that bring surprise and awe; memories of long ago that we were no longer able to witness.
SINCE re-discovering The Republic by Plato, this time without the pressure of grades and teachers who love to confuse, it has hooked me like the best-ever-selling thriller.
“MURAG dali tan-awon, lisod diay himoon (It looked easy, but it's hard to do)," a young girl mumbles as she tries to keep a soccer football within her kicking stride at the Tionko Football Fields in Matina, late afternoon Friday.Stella A. Estremera/taxonomy/term/98
IT WAS while browsing through Plato's "The Republic", specifically in the portion when Socrates was describing tyrants and the making of tyrants that I stopped and pondered.
A FRIEND'S friend gave birth to a stillborn child. That by itself is tragic, but more tragic was how it came to be.
THE past years have brought to fore political correctness, which in my belief is nothing but put-on tact intended not to hurt but meant to insult.