March 31, 2020
China’s ‘success’ in stopping pandemic a ‘sheer fabrication,’ says US China expert
Immunity booster vs COVID-19: Turmeric-ginger-garlic tea
Quarantined with cheating wife
Filipino designers’ PPE pattern is 1st ‘medically reviewed’ protective suit design
This Austrian jeweler is Se-ri’s choice
Millennials prefer reusable wedding dresses — report
A Legacy of beauty
Aryanna Epperson’s 10 must-have summer products
What’s the most important relationship you need before your 30s?
Artists Talk: The short and sweet poetry of Lui Alcazaren’s collage art
Art Basel postpones 2020 edition over virus
Need a fun activity to keep your kids busy? Solenn Heussaff and other artists have got some for you!
Pronti, Partenza, Via!
‘Pasko sa Palacio’ highlights an old-fashioned way of celebrating Christmas
Smart inspires aspiring content creators nationwide with “Smart Play: Vlogger Camp”
From retail to relief
Spotify says isolation ups interest in ‘chill’ music
Moscow deserted after shops close to stop coronavirus
How Dr. Joven Cuanang found ‘room at the inn’ for exhausted front-liners
Troubled by the news that some front-line health workers were being shunned by fearful neighbors and even turned out by their landlords, instead…
There are light moments, too, like about hazmats, body curves
Dr. Peachy Rosales-Natividad, like most doctors, is scared. But what motivates her to go to University of Santo Tomas (UST) Hospital to battle…
‘Megxit’: Harry and Meghan formally quit royal life
Prince Harry and his wife Meghan formally step down as senior members of the British royal family on Tuesday, as they start a…
Prince Charles out of virus isolation: royal officials
Prince Charles, the eldest son and heir of Queen Elizabeth II, is no longer in quarantine after showing mild coronavirus symptoms, his office…
“Don’t Stand So Close To Me” and other hits in isolation, according to Spotify
People spending more time cooped up in their homes to curb the spread of the new coronavirus has changed their daily soundtracks, with…
In search of Japan’s famous peaches in Fukushima
While Japan is always a good idea for a holiday, it was not the reason for this particular trip,...
Japan’s Naruhito hopes for a year without natural disasters
Tokyo, Japan | AFP | Thursday 1/2/2020 – 11:35 UTC+8 Japan’s new Emperor Naruhito said Thursday he hoped for...
LOOK: Rhapsody in Shibuya
TOKYO — A winter event to illuminate streets with hundreds of thousands of blue light-emitting diodes (LEDs) is being held in...
Bowing to the Japanese
Relatives who suffered at their hands in the last war might be aghast, but, with no reservations whatsoever, I bow...
LOOK: Japanese macaques bathe in hot spring
TOKYO — Japanese macaques keep warm at Hakodate Tropical Botanical Garden in Hokkaido last Sunday. The garden’s 74 macaques are...
A look at the cities with the cleanest public toilets
Whenever I travel to a new city, one of the first phrases I find essential to learn is, “Where is...
Welcoming Oshogatsu—the New Year—in Tokyo: How to do it the Japanese way
Tokyo—“I knew I should’ve come earlier.” I was silently berating myself while standing in line with hundreds, maybe even thousands...
LOOK: Illumination event at Tokyo Midtown reaches for the stars
TOKYO — Thousands of starlike light-emitting diodes (LEDs) delighted visitors to the Tokyo Midtown culture and shopping complex in Minato...
Celebrations and Festivals
Seniors in Japan flock to gyms as govt seeks to curb medical costs
TOKYO — Fitness club Tipness in Katsushika Ward, Tokyo, was crowded with seniors one afternoon this month. “[Coming here] helps to...
Health and Wellness
In Japan, public baths mull whether to accept guests with tattoos
TOKYO — With the Rugby World Cup expected to draw about 500,000 visitors to Japan, attitudes have been split among public...
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