Hugpong senatorial bets woo Pangasinenses

THE RACE IS ON FOR 12 SEATS URDANETA CITY—Pangasinenses enthusiastically  welcomed the Hugpong ng Pagbabago (HNP) regional political party to the province to officially introduce the senatorial candidacies of 13 wannabes on Valentine’s Day held at the Urdaneta Cultural and Sports Center here. Led by presidential daughter and Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte, her HNP […]

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Zhang Jiale’s foster parents: Please give her a second chance

TAHO-THROWER, A PANGASINAN RESIDENT CALASIAO—“Our hearts are broken because of what happened. Please give her a second chance.” The Filipino foster parents of Chinese student Zhang Jiale who threw a cup of taho at PO1 William Cristobal on Feb. 9 at the Metro Rail Transit Line 3 Boni Station in Mandaluyong City are appealing to authorities to forgive her. Oscar […]

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PhilHealth covers confinement for measles

THE Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) covers costs of confinement due to measles.    This assurance was made by Joseph Manuel, regional PhilHealth information officer, pointing out that coverage for measles ranges from P7,700 to P25,700 depending on the assessment of the attending physician. Manuel said that uncomplicated measles cases are being covered in the […]

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Tilapia Valentino: A true lover of female specie

“THE true Valentino fish is tilapia”, says Dr. Westly Rosario, chief of the BFAR-National Integrated Technology Fisheries Development Center in Dagupan City. “Their breeding behavior is comparable to humans, although the fish seems to be more responsible,“ he quipped. Rosario described that a tilapia attains sexual maturity in 3 to 4 months and during this […]

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