THAT DOES IT
When in Rome…
by Korina Sanchez - February 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Or at least when in the country. The policeman who was thrown “taho” by a female mainland Chinese student when the former did not allow entry into the station because of existing security measures was...
Traffic light counters
by Korina Sanchez - February 11, 2019 - 12:00am
CCTV caught on video the collision between a public bus and jeepney at the corner of EDSA-Timog Avenue The jeepney tipped over, after which its passengers started coming out, visibly hurt and shaken by the accident....
Outbreak
by Korina Sanchez - February 8, 2019 - 12:00am
The Department of Health declared a measles outbreak in the National Capital Region last Wednesday.
Protesting China’s actions
by Korina Sanchez - February 6, 2019 - 12:00am
First it was DFA Secretary Locsin. Then Defense Secretary Lorenzana, then lately followed by National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr. According to them, the Philippines must protest China's building of a...
Suicide bombers in the country?
by Korina Sanchez - February 1, 2019 - 12:00am
The authorities thought they had strong suspects in the bloody bombing of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel in Jolo, because they were caught on camera running around the vicinity of the church.
Even more dangerous
by Korina Sanchez - January 30, 2019 - 12:00am
According to the SITE Intelligence Group which monitors the activities of militants around the world, ISIS issued a statement owning up to the two deadly explosions in a Catholic church. They claim that those were...
The debate rages on
by Korina Sanchez - January 23, 2019 - 12:00am
At what age can you call a child a criminal? Lawmakers from the Lower House have passed a law that lowers the age of criminal liability from fifteen years to nine years old.
Deadly reminders
by Korina Sanchez - January 21, 2019 - 12:00am
Twenty-six different explosives were recently discovered at a school in Cabagan, Isabela.
Security issues
by Korina Sanchez - January 18, 2019 - 12:00am
The result of the latest survey of who Filipinos trust the most has revealed that America remains at the top spot, followed by Canada and Japan.
DFA in trouble
by Korina Sanchez - January 14, 2019 - 12:00am
There is trouble in the DFA. After someone complained about having to present his birth certificate when renewing his passport when the DFA should already have his personal information, DFA Secretary Locsin discovered...
Easier said than done
by Korina Sanchez - January 11, 2019 - 12:00am
President Duterte has warned hotels situated along the coastline of Manila Bay to install their own respective water treatment facilities, or he would shut them down.
Shutdown
by Korina Sanchez - January 7, 2019 - 12:00am
The American government is currently on shutdown. It is entering its third week as lawmakers from opposing parties still could not agree on US President Donald Trump’s budget for a wall he wants constructed...
Having it good?
by Korina Sanchez - January 3, 2019 - 12:00am
The cases filed against former president and now House Speaker Gloria Arroyo can’t seem to stick.
Christmas for all
by Korina Sanchez - December 28, 2018 - 12:00am
Merry Christmas to all! Hopefully your Christmas was happy, and of course, did not forget the real reason for celebrating Christmas.
Abolishing the Road Board
by Korina Sanchez - December 19, 2018 - 12:00am
Control of the Road Board appears to be the real reason for the dispute between some members of Congress and Budget Secretary Diokno.
Partners
by Korina Sanchez - December 17, 2018 - 12:00am
House Majority Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. claims to have documents to show that Budget Secretary Diokno’s in-laws and the so-called "favorite contractor" of the Palace were partners in projects of up to P550...
Of pork and favored contractors
by Korina Sanchez - December 14, 2018 - 12:00am
The House of Representatives officially adopted a resolution asking President Duterte to fire Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno, because of the controversy surrounding the "inserted" funds in the budget of the DPWH,...
Acquitted
by Korina Sanchez - December 10, 2018 - 12:00am
What else is being talked about but the acquittal of former senator Ramon Revilla Jr. of plunder, in connection with the PDAF or “pork barrel scam” run by Janet Lim Napoles? Napoles and Atty. Richard...
Crumbling empires?
by Korina Sanchez - December 7, 2018 - 12:00am
I just had to read on this one.
It’s just a game, Farolan!
by Korina Sanchez - December 5, 2018 - 12:00am
I do not know what this UP official, a Board of Regents member, was thinking when he seemingly suggested to the UP community that three players from the Ateneo Blue Eagles would be hurt and not able to play in Wednesday’s...
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