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Best Hairdresser: Philip S. of Salon A | Best of Cebu
Best Hairdresser: Philip S. of Salon A | Best of Cebu
Mon, 30 Mar 2015

Canadian-bred, full-blooded Pinoy Philip S. began his hairstyling career in Vancouver, Canada with further education at Vidal Sasoon in Toronto and Toni and Guy in London.

Honing his skills...

Best Gym: Citigym, Waterfront Lahug | Best of Cebu
Best Gym: Citigym, Waterfront Lahug | Best of Cebu
Mon, 30 Mar 2015

For the best complete workout in the city, head to Citigym at the Waterfront Cebu City Hotel & Casino.
Citigym has taken fitness on another level with their cardio-vascular fitness and...

Best Boxing Gym: ALA Boxing Gym | Best of Cebu
Best Boxing Gym: ALA Boxing Gym | Best of Cebu
Mon, 30 Mar 2015

Considered the headquarters to some of the city’s finest trainers, the gym will have you running, punching, doing workouts — pushing you past your limits — all in one session. ALA Gym’s boxing...

Best Florist: Kalidades House of Flowers | Best of Cebu
Best Florist: Kalidades House of Flowers | Best of Cebu
Sun, 29 Mar 2015

Kalidades House of Flowers keeps up with Cebuanos’ evolving taste by regularly training in-house florists on contemporary designs and techniques in flower arrangements.

This promises...

Best Yoga Studio: YogaHub | Best of Cebu
Best Yoga Studio: YogaHub | Best of Cebu
Sun, 29 Mar 2015

Only in its second year of operations, YogaHub has set the benchmark of the budding yoga industry in Cebu. “We make yoga more accessible, depending on what the client needs,” says assistant studio...

7 Cebu islands you need to visit this summer break

7 Cebu islands you need to visit this summer break

WHEN you’re a student, traveling full-on can be quite difficult. There’s a ton of things you need to accomplish and schoolwork...

Q&A: John Legend on race, Common, Sam Smith, 'Blurred Lines'

Q&A: John Legend on race, Common, Sam Smith, 'Blurred Lines'

AUSTIN, Texas -- John Legend says he's concerned that the "Blurred Lines" verdict could set a scary precedent for artists...

Xi carries on China's tradition of political slogans

Xi carries on China's tradition of political slogans

BEIJING — Political slogans have been a mainstay of Chinese life dating back to Mao Zedong, the founder of the People's...

NASA spacecraft making first visit to dwarf planet Ceres

NASA spacecraft making first visit to dwarf planet Ceres

PASADENA, California -- A NASA spacecraft is about to reach the end of a nearly eight-year journey and make the first...

Car care checklist

Car care checklist

By Hannah Joyce V. Obal Photos by Jonolin M. Luab

WITH a great car comes great responsibility. When...

Flood season in the flooded plains

Flood season in the flooded plains

DAVAO -- Maguindanaoans or people of the flooded plains are not called people of the flooded plains for nothing.

They...


Poverty breeds malnutrition

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 08:21 p.m.

POVERTY as well as lack of education and parental care breed malnourished children.

Sustainable livelihood?

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 08:19 p.m.

IN ORDER to help the poorest of the poor in the country, the national government had launched a poverty reduction program way back in 2008 with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) as the lead agency.

A decent abode for all

Thursday, February 26, 2015 - 08:18 p.m.

ACCORDING to the 2013 data of the National Statistics Office (NSO), the number of informal settlers in Davao City alone has surpassed more than 13,000 households.

In technical terms, informal settlers refer to a household that occupies a lot that is rent-free without the consent of the owner.

The perils of poverty

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 08:18 p.m.

WHILE students from out of town are fast asleep, someone is just getting up to start her day and earn what she can to make a living.

Chances of hitting MDGs bleak

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 08:18 p.m.

THE Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) nears its final day, and yet Davao Region's chance of hitting the targets set remains unclear, specifically that of eradicating extreme poverty and hunger, the MDG 1.

Best of Cebu 2014: Rico’s Lechon – Best Lechon

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 07:27 p.m.

Purportedly using only garlic and scallions to flavor their lechon, one would wonder what kind of sorcery Rico’s employs to infuse these ingredients into the very meat of the whole roast pig.

Waning funds may end Las Piñas bamboo organ fest

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 06:13 p.m.

MANILA — A nearly 200-year-old Philippine bamboo pipe organ, said to be the oldest and most complete in the world, has survived time, storms and wars.

Masbad: Info Tech in the margins

Monday, February 23, 2015 - 01:20 p.m.

LAST Wednesday, our office in the Ateneo de Davao University sponsored a conversation that focused on how to get IT into the margins in Mindanao. More than just getting IT into those fringes, we also talked about the current situation of IT in Mindanao. Interestingly, a lot came out during that brainstorming session.

FameUs graces Otakufest 8.0

Sunday, February 22, 2015 - 02:53 p.m.

COSPLAYERS, anime enthusiasts, Jpop and Kpop fans, among others, were gathered in an alternate universe Saturday for the Otakufest 8.0 held at the University of the Philippines Cebu College.

65th Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards begins accepting entries

Friday, February 20, 2015 - 08:49 p.m.

THE Carlos Palanca Foundation Inc. (CPF) is now accepting entries to the 65th season of the Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature (Palanca Awards).