The ongoing armed conflict in Maguindanao has displaced hundreds of thousands of people. The United Nations Resident Coordinator assessed the situation and gave the UN's take on how the "bakwits" should be taken care of.
CNN Philippines' Jun del Rosario takes a closer look at how the mandate to turn a profit became a basis for giving "lavish" paychecks to the brass of these corporations — which critics say churn out inefficient public service.
Dr. Susan Balingit is an advocate of using food as medicine as a traditional healing diet. She advises Filipinos to eat organic and locally-grown vegetables, unpolished rice, and native chicken, instead of processed food.