Domini M. Torrevillas
Domini M. Torrevillas
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‘We started with nothing’
by Domini M. Torrevillas - March 22, 2018 - 12:00am
We started with nothing. And then God has given us – everything!”
Sen. Cynthia Villar’s down-to-earth concerns
by Domini M. Torrevillas - March 20, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s always refreshing to have Sen. Cynthia Villar “chat” with members of our Bulong Pulungan media forum as she brings us to down-to-earth issues like how much farmers should be earning and earning...
by Domini M. Torrevillas - March 15, 2018 - 12:00am
The hot news  of the past days have been on US President Donald Trump’s firing of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, the dismissal of charges against businessman Peter Lim and self-confessed drug dealer...
Women in IT and the arts
by Domini M. Torrevillas - March 13, 2018 - 12:00am
Jennifer Ann Munar belongs to the contemporary breed of Filipino women – fearless but tactful, daring yet calculating, graceful but won’t buckle down even under the most intense pressure, and more importantly,...
A heart of gold
by Domini M. Torrevillas - March 8, 2018 - 12:00am
I have always thought that it is an unfair generalization to say that “all mining companies are bad.”
Harbinger of engagement in Korea
by Domini M. Torrevillas - March 6, 2018 - 12:00am
The march of North and South Korean athletes together behind a blue-and-white “unification” flag at the opening of the 2018 Pyeongchang Olympics was “an emotionally charged moment, which sends a...
Boracay’s problem
by Domini M. Torrevillas - March 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Several years ago I was in Boracay to attend a forum on women’s concerns.
Who’s afraid of Harry Roque?
by Domini M. Torrevillas - February 27, 2018 - 12:00am
Harry Roque is the next closest ally of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (PRRD).
A journey to wellness
by Domini M. Torrevillas - February 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Everyone in the know is talking about  a popular television personality’s different look with her tautly contoured face.  
Tales of woe
by Domini M. Torrevillas - February 20, 2018 - 12:00am
The photos coming out in the papers of returning overseas Filipino workers break our hearts.
ENDO for nurses, too
by Domini M. Torrevillas - February 15, 2018 - 12:00am
They’re nurses, but looking and listening to them at the Liwasang  Bonifacio yesterday, they seemed to observers to be the ones in need of doses of medicine and tender loving care.
Coming home
by Domini M. Torrevillas - February 13, 2018 - 12:00am
Front page stories these days are about President Duterte’s order to impose a total deployment ban to Kuwait – which order Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III issued yesterday.
GOLD and Big Bad Wolf
by Domini M. Torrevillas - February 8, 2018 - 12:00am
Thirty-three years ago, Nelia Cruz Sarcol,  a young woman who had once been a flight stewardess and gone on to work for and earn, magna cum laude, a degree in education from the University of the Philippines,  set...
At 70, she talks of rape at age 6
by Domini M. Torrevillas - February 6, 2018 - 12:00am
It came as a shock: the revelation of  Assumption College president Carmen “Pinky” Valdes, that she had been sexually abused over a period of two years, starting when she was six years old...
JDV: A shared destiny
by Domini M. Torrevillas - February 1, 2018 - 12:00am
Persia, as Iran was known  before 1935, was one of the greatest empires of the ancient world, dating back to around 7,000 B.C. Iran became an Islamic Republic in 1979, following the Iranian Revolution which...
PCW on sexual harassment
by Domini M. Torrevillas - January 30, 2018 - 12:00am
The slew of harassment allegations against some of Hollywood’s top players continues.
Bettina’s memories of Onib Olmedo
by Domini M. Torrevillas - January 25, 2018 - 12:00am
Family and friends, as well as some of the country’s leading art collectors, recently gathered at Manila House, a membership club at the Bonifacio Global City, to celebrate Onib Olmedo’s 80th birth...
Metrobank’s best public servants
by Domini M. Torrevillas - January 23, 2018 - 12:00am
These are trying times for public servants. The good news is that there are teachers, soldiers and police officers who defy hardships and pledge their lives to serve others.
Improve your VUCA-bulary
by Domini M. Torrevillas - January 18, 2018 - 12:00am
In this so-called “post-truth” world, we’ve seen the rise of leaders who utilize more of their charisma to rally their supporters to their vision.
Licuanan should not go/The way Duterte speaks
by Domini M. Torrevillas - January 16, 2018 - 12:00am
Yesterday was Blue Monday for me as Dr. Patricia Licuanan read her letter in Karen Davila’s television Headstart program resigning her post as chair of the Commission on Higher Education.
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