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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.’

The Islamic terrorists in Mara

by NESTOR MATA on June 22, 2017
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‘What transformed the Mautes from a small band to a real military threat was the emergence of ISIS in the Middle East.’

Outsourcing housework

by DAHLI ASPILLERA on June 21, 2017
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‘The pool of domestic help is decreasing. Temporary Handypersons for fast chores, to earn by the hour, is a need whose time has come.’

Drugs fueling rebellion

June 21, 2017
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‘Illicit drug trade provides a deep well of logistics to make these Muslim extremists a formidable enemy of the state.’

Duterte back to his old form

by ELLEN TORDESILLAS on June 21, 2017
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‘I believe President Duterte is physically well now. Proof? Government spokesmen are now again busy explaining his pronouncements.’

The Mocha-Martin merry-go-roun

by DEAN DELA PAZ on June 20, 2017
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‘Truth is neither a question of style nor a matter of choice.’
 

More troops to Marawi

June 20, 2017
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‘The Marawi siege is not a simple attack by Islamists who are taking orders from ISIS abroad. It could be a nascent attempt to tighten the tentacles of the newly formed, modern caliphate in the region.’

Selling the Philippines

by ABIGAIL VALTE on June 20, 2017
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‘We love to show visitors why we all still love the Philippines, warts and all.’

Uniquely patriotic, Duterte de

by NESTOR MATA on June 20, 2017
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‘Duterte is the best president the Philippines has ever had.’

What’s the score on the NPA?

June 20, 2017
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I just read with great curiosity reports being attributed to Labor Secretary and Government Peace Panel Chairman Bebot Bello III who said on Sunday that military troops would refrain from conducting combat operations against the New People’s Army as a confidence-building measure towards a bilateral ceasefire agreement and the advancement of peace talks.

When we are afraid to offend

by JOSE BAYANI BAYLON on June 19, 2017
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‘More than as Filipinos – as human beings all – it is yours and my duty to counsel anyone we know who seems to be losing his way and going down a path that could lead to extremism.’

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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.’

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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.’