March 22, 2018, 8:20 am
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A Novartis guinea pig’s compla

by DUCKY PAREDES on April 16, 2014
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‘I was their guinea pig for almost eight years, now they don’t want me anymore,’ Raagas, 43, says. Novartis is asking him to pay P30,000 a month for Tasigna (generic name: Nilotinib), an expensive cancer-fighting drug.’

RP/RH Law epilogue

by DAHLI ASPILLERA on April 16, 2014
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‘A dominant majoritarian religion {i.e., Romano} is now aided in imposing its beliefs not only on patients, but also on all those who have different faiths....If the declaration is for all religions, then this might just result in violation of the non-establishment clause.” – SC Justice Marvic Leonen.’

Standing by up in the air

by ELLEN TORDESILLAS on April 16, 2014
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‘Our airports is one aspect that we can say It’s not more fun in the Philippines.’

Money makers aren’t through wi

by DODY LACUNA on April 16, 2014
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‘The marketing empire of Bob Arum, the global sports media and advertisers here and abroad will not be dumb enough to allow Manny  to fade away graciously and healthy.’

Apologies for the inconvenienc

by JOSE BAYANI BAYLON on April 16, 2014
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‘Maybe this is because it’s Holy Week and some idiots in government are out to punish us even more.’

Why the cloak and dagger stuff

April 16, 2014
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‘Since when did administrative matters become national security concerns?’

Financial health

by AMADO P. MACASAET on April 15, 2014
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‘It appears clear that DOTC failed to perform the due diligence obligation in awarding the concession agreement to GMR Consortium.’

US, PH agree on EDCA

by DUCKY PAREDES on April 15, 2014
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‘A new mutual defense pact with the US will be drawn up by the time President Barack Obama visits the Philippines late this month.’

No parallelism

by REY O. ARCILLA on April 15, 2014
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‘To say that Russia’s annexation of Crimea could serve as a precedent for China with respect to the South China Sea/West Philippine Sea territorial dispute is fallacious.’

China’s ‘Charm offensive’

by NESTOR MATA on April 15, 2014
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‘One can only wonder whether China appears to have blinked and that’s why it has now “softened its tone” over its sea dispute with the Philippines.’


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‘We no longer have any excuse not to maximize our health and longevity.’

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CenterLaw voids Duterte’s decision

By NESTOR MATA | March 22, 2018
‘The Center for International Law (CenterLaw) voids Duterte’s decision to withdraw from the UNCHR and ICC.’