Tuesday, December 1, 2020


Witty Foodie: Paksyo! Paksyo, too!

An acid trip Paksyo or pinaksyo is fish stewed in vinegar and aromatics. Cooking methods range from the very basic using only vinegar, garlic, onion...

Five Shoestring Budget Getaways in Metro Bacolod

City life can be tiresome. Seeing the same cars and smelling the same smoke that they emit can make us sick not only physically but...

Lost in translation: A Young Migrant’s Diary

I’ll be honest, when I first stepped foot on Ontario ground, I was too enamored with trying to find my luggage on the conveyor...

Tanya Lopez: On Centerstage

Teatro is lifer – or so millennials would say. And this could never be truer for artist and director Tanya Lopez. Lopez has recently staged...

DNX Focus: Of beers, prawns, and lechons

This story is a part of our DNX Focus series titled Rough roads, bumpy rides: The Ceres saga Editor's note: In trying to make sense...

Movie Review: Parasite

Parasite movie is unpredictable. Just when you have thought you’ve seen it all – (Bruce Willis is dead all along! The butler did it!) here comes Parasite,...

I Shook Cory’s Hand

August 21, exactly 36 years ago today, Senator Benigno Aquino, Jr. was found dead in the airport’s tarmac, felled by an assassin’s bullet, his supposed gunman lying a few meters away from him.

Five Teen Flicks You Must See Before Adulting

There are movies, and then there are movies. There are flicks(teen flicks) that we watch purely because, well, there is nothing left to...

DNX Focus: Private wealth, public attention or the all-day dramarama

BACOLOD CITY – The conflict between two major factions of the wealthy Yanson clan – one led by the first-born, the other by the youngest...


Bing asks IATF again: downgrade Q status to MGCQ

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Mayor Evelio Leonardia has requested the National Inter-Agency Task Force (NIATF) to downgrade the quarantine status of the city to modified general community quarantine (MGCQ) by the month of December.

Sanicas: CoViD vaccine “not likely” to come out this year; 11 vaccine candidates now on Phase 3

It is less than two months to go, and the possibility of a vaccine of the novel coronavirus is not about to become a reality.

Nine out of 10 COVID patients in Bacolod recover, CHO data shows

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - Health authorities here say the city has recorded a 91.47 percent recovery rate from the coronavirus disease.

Bacolod records only two cases, lowest since 16 July

BACOLOD CITY, Negros Occidental, Philippines - The city has only two positive cases of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) recorded today, said City Administrator Em Ang.