The campaign period for local candidates will start on Black Saturday, March 26, and not Good Friday as earlier prescribed by the Commission on Elections (Comelec), election lawyer Romulo Macalintal said yesterday.
WITH voters’ preference survey leader Sen. Grace Poe already on the ballot for the May 9 presidential election, what happens if the Supreme Court finally rules that she is not constitutionally qualified to run due to citizenship and/or residency issues?
After dropping to second place in the December survey due to the Commission on Elections (Comelec) decision of disqualifying her for being a foundling and for allegedly not meeting the residency requirement, Senator Grace Poe (Independent) regained the number one spot in the latest non-...
One of the loveliest homilies delivered by a son at the memorial service for his father was that by Carlo Tadiar, in the Tadiar home in Quezon City. His father, Alfredo Tadiar, was felled by a heart attack on Dec. 9 last year. Three days later, on Dec.
We call them snuggle pies, coochi-coos, sweet peas, cuteness in blankets, and many other lovable names. My personal names evolved from a fat heart stuffed with good feelings over this angel-in-diapers who was staring back at me. He couldn’t understand why a grownup could be so cho-cho crazy...
When former UP Vice Chancellor and Vice President for Administration Martin Gregorio passed away Tuesday last week, the PBA lost a fiercely loyal fan. Papa Mart loved the PBA which he followed with a passion from its inaugural season in 1975.
The other day, I was interviewed by Quintin Pastrana in his program “Pundits,” aired on Bloomberg TV Philippines. Quintin is a highly educated young man and the son of Q Pastrana whom I knew during the ‘70s as one of the country’s top advertising executives.
Now that the Metro Manila Development Authority (MMDA) is seriously considering keeping the bus lane barriers on EDSA a semi-permanent feature of the metropolis’ major road artery’s traffic management strategy, why not introduce – even on a trial basis – double-deckers and articulated buses.