An electric cooperative (EC) in Romblon has been making serious headway in its transition from conventional to renewable energy, showing everyone that not only profit-driven companies are capable of going full blast on this remarkable shift but servi
Quezon City Rep. Winnie Castelo called on all candidates for next month’s barangay elections to make the proposed shift to a federal system an issue in the campaign. “The barangay elections provide an opportunity, limited as it may be, for the ca
Taking selfies as a means to cure a social anxiety disorder is quite confusing, but that is how Monica Lazar explains the reason behind all the stunning Instragram shots of herself. Lazar is overcoming her anxiety through photography. “Self-portrai
Most people would readily submit to their fate once they come down with a life-threatening injury but not Iqra Arshad. This woman established the Pakistani Spinal Cord Injury Foundation (PSIF) after a freak accident at the beach left her body paralyz
What if you only have one dress to wear all your life? The women of Sardinia live like that as part of their custom. Filmmaker Andrea Pecora followed one of them to discover the meaning behind this tradition in this clip by NationalGeographic Travel.
This new fitness craze has taken Sweden by storm and it’s spreading in other countries, too. The rules are pretty simple: you pick up all the trash you see while jogging. That’s why it’s called “plogging.” It’s unb
Real progress is better achieved through sheer triumph over struggles. Frederick Douglass was the son of a slave woman and her white master. His mother, a plantation worker, died when he was seven years old. He lived in his father’s house as a slav