Feature: Pet lover starts shelter for stray dogs in Egyptby Ahmed Shafiq

October 5, 2016 10:49 am· Comments Off on Feature: Pet lover starts shelter for stray dogs in Egyptby Ahmed Shafiq 

CAIRO, Oct. 4 — Amid the green farms of the Giza governorate in Egypt, stray and abandoned dogs can have a safe haven at the HOPE Society, a welfare sanctuary that provides food, medication and housing for all sorts of dogs.

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(Feature) PCC’s Milka Krem showcases 4 ‘must try’ local cheeses

May 12, 2016 6:15 am· Comments Off on (Feature) PCC’s Milka Krem showcases 4 ‘must try’ local cheeses 

By Cielito M. Reganit

MANILA, May 11 (PNA) — Anyone who has already been at “Milka Krem” — the dairy products outlet of the Philippine Carabao Center (PCC) in the Science City of Munoz in Nueva Ecija — can ascertain that it has become a haven for an array of delightful, truly refreshing, and healthy products that it sells to the public.

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Solo parent benefits from 4Ps, looks forward to earning college degree

May 10, 2016 5:22 am· Comments Off on Solo parent benefits from 4Ps, looks forward to earning college degree 

By Leilanie G. Adriano

SAN FERNANDO, La Union, May 5 (PNA) — The Pantawid Pamilyang Pilipino Program (4Ps) and the Sustainable Livelihood Program (SLP) of the Department of Social Welfare and Development-Field Office I (DSWD-FO1) have helped a solo parent for six years — Marissa Madanay from Pao Norte, City of San Fernando, La Union.

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(Abril: Buwan ng Panitikang Filipino)Iba’t-Ibang Dila, Iisang Bansa

April 14, 2016 3:23 am· Comments Off on (Abril: Buwan ng Panitikang Filipino)Iba’t-Ibang Dila, Iisang Bansa 

By Butch Galicia

TORONTO, Undated (PNA Features) — Isang turista ang nagsapalarang dumalaw sa kaibigan sa kabundukan ng Timog Pilipinas. Siya ay lumapit sa isang umpukan at nagtanong: “Is this the town of San Isidro?”

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(Abril: Buwan ng Panitikang Filipino) Pilipino Ka, ‘Di Ba?

April 14, 2016 3:23 am· Comments Off on (Abril: Buwan ng Panitikang Filipino) Pilipino Ka, ‘Di Ba? 

By Butch Galicia

TORONTO, Undated (PNA) — Wika nga ni Bb. Elle Woods (Reese Witherspoon) sa pelikulang Legally Blonde 2: Red, White And Blue: “Ang matapat na tinig ay mas malakas sa ugong ng maraming maiingay (An honest voice is louder than a crowd’s).”

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(NewsFeature) FPH kicks off 'Good Tours' for power plant visits

February 22, 2016 11:01 am· Comments Off on (NewsFeature) FPH kicks off 'Good Tours' for power plant visits 

By Juzel L. Danganan

MANILA, Feb. 21 (PNA) — Lopez-led First Philippine Holdings Corporation (FPH) launched its newest program "Good Tours", to allow group visits to its power plant sites.

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Feature: Kiss competition staged in Serbian town on Valentine's Day

February 15, 2016 11:34 pm· Comments Off on Feature: Kiss competition staged in Serbian town on Valentine's Day 

VRNJACKA BANJA, Serbia, Feb. 15 — Hundreds of people gathered on Sunday at the resort town of Vrnjacka Banja in central Serbia to watch an annual kissing competition.

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Feature: Japanese judo coach to have key role for Brazil at Olympics

February 15, 2016 11:34 pm· Comments Off on Feature: Japanese judo coach to have key role for Brazil at Olympics 

TOKYO, Feb. 11 — A Japanese judo instructor working for Brazil's national team is bringing cultural and technical experience to her pupils as they ramp up their training program with just six months to go before the opening of the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.

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Feature: Young people give educational support to disaster-hit kids

February 15, 2016 11:34 pm· Comments Off on Feature: Young people give educational support to disaster-hit kids 

ISHINOMAKI, Japan, Feb. 11 — Satoshi Okuno thought he had finally found the answer to his question — what he should do for society — when he saw children studying in a corner of a gymnasium being used as a shelter after a strong earthquake and tsunami devastated Japan's northeastern region in March 2011.

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(Feature) Zika virus infection among pregnant mothers does not always cause microcephaly –DOH

February 15, 2016 11:34 pm· Comments Off on (Feature) Zika virus infection among pregnant mothers does not always cause microcephaly –DOH 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Feb. 10 (PNA) — The Department of Health (DOH) has clarified that it is not true that pregnant women who may have Zika virus infection will likely produce babies with birth defect called microcephaly.

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