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Duterte’s fixations

By ELLEN TORDESILLAS | October 20,2017
‘To generalize OFW families as dysfunctional is to malign the hardworking Filipinos whom we pay tribute to as our modern day heroes.’

Power of the people

by JOSE BAYANI BAYLON on October 13, 2017
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‘Anti-mining advocates including the handful of island residents who were outvoted by the majority are determined to block the renewal of mining on Manicani.’

Scrap travel tax?

October 13, 2017
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‘For sure, officials and offices now being sustained as beneficiaries of these travel tax collections will fight tooth and nail any proposal to tweak the status quo.’

Republic Act 8049 (1)

by DAHLI ASPILLERA on October 13, 2017
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‘You interpret the law not based on the title, but in the entirety. Hazing, per se [RA8049] is banned. It’s outlawed. It’s a crime. RA8049 author ex-Senator Joey Lina.’

The real banquet

October 13, 2017
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JESUS again in reply spoke to the chief priests and elders of the people in parables, saying, “The kingdom of heaven may be likened to a king who gave a wedding feast for his son. He dispatched his servants to summon the invited guests to the feast, but they refused to come. A second time he sent other servants, saying, ‘Tell those invited: “Behold, I have prepared my banquet, my calves and fattened cattle are killed, and everything is ready; come to the feast.” ’ Some ignored the invitation and went away, one to his farm, another to his business.
 

‘Joe Taruc’

by DODY LACUNA on October 12, 2017
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‘He had a face-off with an enraged Marcos who threatened him, “Hindi kita makakalimutan!  Tandaan mo yan!”’

War of the dragons

by NESTOR MATA on October 12, 2017
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‘The legacy of the Sino-Vietnamese War continues to cast a shadow on China-North Korea relations.’

Blade Runner blues

by BERNARD KARGANILLA on October 12, 2017
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‘Ready for the robot apocalypse?’

The right thing to do

October 12, 2017
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‘Bautista’s stay at the Comelec is not exactly unlamented. For one, he  revived the tradition of presidential and vice-presidential open debates.’

Duterte’s mass base shows exas

by ELLEN TORDESILLAS on October 11, 2017
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‘Can he still recover? He has more than four years to work on that.’

International image

October 11, 2017
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‘What should merit some concern   is the warning that the country risks losing a preferential trade deal that allows 6,200 Philippine products to enter the European Union duty-free.’

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Laguna de Bae and its knifefish

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | October 20,2017
‘Bureau of Fisheries & Aquatic Resources--BFAR (Kawanihan ng mga Pangisdaan at mga Yamang-Tubig) is the agency under the Department of Agriculture responsible for the development, improvement, management and conservation of our fisheries and aquatic resources.’

Opinion of the Day

Duterte’s fixations

By ELLEN TORDESILLAS | October 20, 2017
‘To generalize OFW families as dysfunctional is to malign the hardworking Filipinos whom we pay tribute to as our modern day heroes.’