On Ash Wednesday, lawmakers gave their nod to the death penalty bill
(UPDATED) The bill is good as approved in the lower chamber, as the second reading is the most difficult part of the legislative process. But it's expected to be challenged in the Senate.
Rooney matches Bobby Charlton's club scoring record at 249 in a 4-0 victory over Reading
Ayala Foundation celebrates National Reading Month by raising 200,000 storybooks for 200 public schools
On Friday, November 25, there will be simultaneous reading sessions across the country – the culminating activity to the 2016 National Reading Month
Face reader and astrologer Dadhichi Toth talks about how reading small facial movements can change how you deal with people
Dadhichi Toth tells us more about what our own faces can say about ourselves and the impression we make on others
All we are saying...is give reading comprehension a chance
Although the Philippines has a high literacy rate, not all children are able to read and write, depriving them of the opportunity to travel across new worlds through reading
Teachers in Barangay San Jose in Donsol, Sorsogon go the extra mile to improve students' reading skills
The White House releases a list of 6 books that Obama took on vacation
The rapper's 'If You're Reading This It's Too Late' sells 1.007 million copies
What sets readers apart though is that they are intellectually curious. Reading is its own education.
After all, our thoughts become our words, our words become our actions, our actions become habits, and our habits become our character
Khan offers prayers at a memorial to the dead at the school gates and says he will set up academies for young people in selected Pakistani cities
'First they attacked mosques, then markets and now they have started attacking schools. We cannot tolerate this. We can die, but we will not let our children be killed.'
'I can only imagine what those parents are going through,' says Khan who has a months-old daughter
(2nd UPDATE) The attack sparks condemnation worldwide and leads the Pakistani government and military to reaffirm their determination to defeat a group that has killed thousands
World leaders condemn the Taliban massacre of Pakistani schoolchildren as 'heinous' and 'an act of horror'
'My body was shivering. I saw death so close and I will never forget the black boots approaching me – I felt as though it was death that was approaching me.'
(UPDATED) Survivors describe how the militants went from room to room shooting children as young as 12 during the 8-hour onslaught at the Army Public School in Peshawar
I have an inordinate fear of splurging my money up to the last cent when I am on my own in a bookshop - my malady
[Science Solitare] Getting our information from smartphones, laptops and tablets may be altering how our brains read
Spend one whole day reading books at the DIKSYONARYOATBP summer reading camp
Read the stories of 2 women whose passion keeps them motivated to pursue their dreams
'We dream that someday, libraries will be common sights even in the most remote communities. One library in every community in the Philippines'
A book lover shares her favorite places to find inexpensive, yet priceless books
There's no card catalog or late fees. The informal lending libraries work under a simple principle: 'take a book, return a book.'
The 4th installment of the 'Heroes of Olympus' series by Rick Riordan raises the stakes for all of the young demigods on a quest to save the world
This fast-paced sci-fi thriller from Eliza Victoria explores what kind of world we might inhabit once we give up control over our lives
But when you have actual control over an actual living being, what kind of story will you produce?
Enter the world of speculative fiction through the 20 stories in this volume
Magic is capricious and dangerous, but Nikki Alfar wields it with a deft hand
Your best era also depends on your outlook. Here are some insights to live by
Neil Gaiman captures the courageous imagination of a child in ‘The Ocean at The End of the Lane’
It also goes over the major storylines and movements in the Marvel Universe
We should be with someone who loves us back, and we shouldn’t punish ourselves by forcing ourselves on people who don't
I would buy the book for a movie fan or a design buff in your life
This collection brings out the best in all possible worlds
Literature is is a portal, especially for families, to discovering new worlds along with each other’s ideas and opinions
Our Ice Age ancestors in Europe, 15,000 years ago, may have used words we would recognize today, according to a new study
Tens of millions of people may be spared droughts and floods by 2050 if Earth-warming carbon emissions peak in 2016 rather than 2030, scientists said
Feel the pulse of Pinoy readers. The results of the 2012 NBDB Readership Survey is out.
'The emphasis is on putting books in children's hands and giving them a lot of time to actually read'
The House is scheduled to pass the budget bill on October 15