June 24, 2017, 8:01 am
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Column Of The Day

Coconut water

by PHILIP S. CHUA on May 25, 2017
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‘The popular claim that coconut oil products can reverse Alzheimer’s disease is baseless and unfounded.’

No place to smoke

by DAHLI ASPILLERA on May 24, 2017
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‘Cigarette butts and cigar stubs take several years to degrade, contain many harmful chemicals, pose environmental health risks, and waste public funds for cleanup and disposal.’

From political offensive to th

by NESTOR MATA on May 23, 2017
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‘Many of President Duterte’s problems are self-inflicted as he moves into his second year in office.’

Crazed, maltreated dogs

by DAHLI ASPILLERA on May 22, 2017
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‘Call the authorities immediately after a dog attack so that the dog can be prevented from attacking others, and can be tested for rabies.’

Getting personal

by JOSE BAYANI BAYLON on May 19, 2017
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‘Gina Lopez’ most passionate – and personal -- challenges of late have been directed at Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez.’

National smoking ban

by PHILIP S. CHUA on May 18, 2017
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‘Providing a smoking area within the same building with one ventilation system is like designating a urinating area in a swimming pool.’

Tax-paid hearings

by DAHLI ASPILLERA on May 17, 2017
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‘Since Gary Alejano lost, shouldn’t he be charged, for the cost of the hearing?’

Cayetano as DFA Secretary

by REY O. ARCILLA on May 16, 2017
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‘Although without experience in diplomacy, Cayetano should be able to learn his new job quickly enough, especially as he will be backed up by dedicated and competent DFA professionals.’

Project, Promote and Protect

by JOSE BAYANI BAYLON on May 15, 2017
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‘Conditions may be ripe for a renaissance in foreign policy, with the South China Sea/West Philippine Sea providing the opportunity.’

Avoiding brain-freeze

by DAHLI ASPILLERA on May 12, 2017
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‘Baba Mail discourages us from drinking ice-cold water no matter how desirable during summer days. Room temperature is safer.’


Front Page

Column of the Day

The hidden danger in Marawi

By JOSE BAYANI BAYLON | June 23,2017
‘What was supposed to be a simple police action has turned out to be the most serious military operation to date in the Duterte administration.’

Opinion of the Day

Metabolism: Why dieting fails

By DAHLI ASPILLERA | June 23, 2017
‘My doctor said that both hands lifting a gallon-size pail up to shoulder height daily can help my body’s fat-burning ability.’