Initial findings in the investigation into the fatal shooting of a suspected Taiwanese poacher off Batanes last May 9 indicate criminal negligence on the part of Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) personnel involved, a source privy to...
The Department of Education (DepEd) and the National Commission for Culture and the Arts (NCCA) have set training for K to 12 teachers to better prepare students inclined to pursue careers in the arts after high school.
Few have actually read Dan Brown’s new novel, Inferno, when MMDA chair Francis Tolentino began ranting about a description there of Manila as the “gates of hell.” Tolentino was soon joined in that rant by Palace mouthpieces who have a propensity for commenting on everything, including th
Arrays of white flowers mounted in varied arrangements, each with a message of condolence, lined up the entrance and both sides of the corridor leading to the main chapel of the Santuario de San Antonio in Forbes Park.
It seems that the recent elections have provided us with a mother lode of incredible and fantastical stories about the local contests that are better suited to Mr. Ripley’s world. Let me share a few of the peculiar events that occurred.
Last April 30, we wrote an article entitled, “Putting the Brakes on our Tourism Growth” which was about that open letter from the Philippine Hotel Federation, Inc. represented by its president Arthur Lopez who had it published in The Philippine STAR.
We spent four days in beautiful sun-kissed Greece, toured the Acropolis and Delphi ruins and visited the Delphi Museum with our second tour guide Electra Toya from the Greek Ministry of Culture who guided us through Delphi so knowledgeably and patiently.