pandemic

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Angkas is back on the road, but you have to bring your own helmet

Commuters, this is not a drill: The motorcycle taxi service Angkas is returning to Metro…

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College of the Holy Spirit of Manila is closing down after 107 years due to the pandemic

We’ve been devastated by back-to-back news of dining places closing down due to losses and…

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Hole in the Wall is the pandemic’s latest casualty

The pandemic has claimed many businesses, and the latest victim proves that it’s merciless to…

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Death in the time of COVID-19

Note: The names of the individuals mentioned have been changed to protect their privacy. I’m…

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We love cooking—but cooking burnouts happen, too

During the onset of the pandemic, I was one of those who were more than…

Mental health is a family matter. This webinar explains the hows and whys

Six months in, many of us have probably learned to adapt to a stay-at-home lifestyle.…

Class is in session: Ambeth Ocampo is taking his history lecture series online

This year, writer and historian Ambeth Ocampo is celebrating 10 years of delivering public lectures…

Dear gov’t, we should start saving our forests if we don’t want another pandemic to hit us

Most communicable diseases are transmitted from wild animals to humans. These animals normally live in…

4 questions to ask yourself before buying a car amid pandemic

In a time when all of us are encouraged to observe physical distancing everywhere we…

Can’t buy a brand new bike? Here’s how you can repurpose your old one

The first time I went out since the lockdown, I had to wait nearly an…