Disaster, Headlines, Nation, News

Update on Yolanda Damages: Death count increases to 3,637 with 12,501 injured and 1,186 missing

17 Nov , 2013  

As of 6:00 PM, November 16, there are now 3,637 individuals reported as dead, 12,501 injured and 1,186 missing. A total of 2,104,037 families or 9,815,895 persons were affected in 9,699 barangays in 44 provinces, 539 municipalites and 56 cities of Calabarzon, Mimaropa, Bicol, Eastern Visayas, Central Visayas, Western Visayas, Northern Mindanao, Caraga and Davao […]

Green, Headlines, Road to Raw Foods

Golden Rice poses risk to environment, human health – Greenpeace

14 Nov , 2013  

Behind its proponents’ hype that it is a high-tech, quick-fix solution to Vitamin A deficiency, the genetically engineered (GE) “Golden Rice” is environmentally irresponsible, poses risks to human health and could compromise food, nutrition and financial security, Greenpeace International has declared. Greenpeace is an independent global campaigning organization that acts to protect and conserve the […]

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