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Newly discovered plant named after the Pope

UST’s Grecebio Jonathan Alejandro, director of Graduate Studies, along with his team, discovered three new species of the endemic Hedyotis, a genus of flowering plants, in the province of Antique.

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Francis upholds birth control ban, tells couples to practice responsible parenthood

In a press conference aboard the plane going back to Rome after a tumultuous five-day visit to the Philippines, Pope Francis clarified earlier remarks particularly during his meeting with families at the Mall of Asia Arena la

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Pope Francis touched by Filipino gestures

Aboard a Philippine Airlines flight back to Rome after a record-breaking visit to the Philippines last Jan. 15 to 19, Pope Francis revealed how he was genuinely moved by Filipino gestures and affection.

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Pope’s visit to the country a ‘miracle’— Tagle

“This event is really an act of communion and solidarity. It is a miracle in itself,” he said. “All of us are overwhelmed right now with thanksgiving to God.”

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'Pope makes everyone feel special' - former UST rector

“My brothers and sisters that is the Francis effect. He makes us feel that life will get easier and it will become better,” De la Rosa said before the waiting crowd at the UST Open Field.

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Luneta Papal Mass the ‘biggest gathering in the history of popes’

“This is the number has been given by [the] assistant [of] the President to help the Vatican protocol. The official number that has been given to us is between six and seven.

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Francis calls on Filipinos to be 'missionaries of the faith'

In his homily during the concluding Mass of his five-day apostolic visit at the Quirino Grandstand, Francis cited the importance of “protecting our families.”

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