Cleared Tycoon
by Ramon T. Tulfo - August 13, 2022 - 12:00am
Kim Wong, one of the country’s biggest junket operators, has been completely cleared of accusations that he was involved in the theft of $81 million from the Bank of Bangladesh in 2016.
From construction to laptops?
by Ramon T. Tulfo - August 11, 2022 - 12:00am
It’s preposterous that a construction company was one of those involved in the P2.4-billion sale of “pricey” and “outdated” laptops to the Department of Education.
Same gov’t official behind purchase anomalies?
by Ramon T. Tulfo - August 9, 2022 - 12:00am
How much did the people in the previous administration earn from the P2.4 billion worth of expensive but outmoded laptops?
Don’t preach religion
by Ramon T. Tulfo - August 6, 2022 - 12:00am
The newly installed chief of the Philippine National Police, Lt. Gen. Rodolfo Azurin Jr., thinks that religion can change one of the world’s most corrupt police forces.
The human side of FVR
by Ramon T. Tulfo - August 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Fidel V. Ramos was, in my book, the most presidential Chief Executive after Ferdinand E. Marcos.
The unifying language
by Ramon T. Tulfo - August 2, 2022 - 12:00am
The shift to Pilipino as the primary medium of instruction in our schools has made the quality of education of our students and school standards plummet.
Written in the stars
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 30, 2022 - 12:00am
As I watched on television President Ferdinand Romualdez Marcos Jr. deliver his first State of the Nation Address (SONA) Monday, July 25, I saw the exact replica of the father, Ferdinand Edralin Marcos Sr., delivering...
Kapag puno na ang salop
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 28, 2022 - 12:00am
Dr. Chao-Tiao Yumol should be made to account for shooting to death three persons inside the Ateneo de Manila University campus in Quezon City.
Problems with 4Ps
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 26, 2022 - 12:00am
I hate to go into a fray involving my younger sibling, Social Welfare and Development Secretary Erwin Tulfo, on his controversial plan to expose undeserving beneficiaries of the government’s dole out to the...
Unwanted scuttlebutt
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 23, 2022 - 12:00am
There is scuttlebutt doing the rounds like wildfire, about a Malacañang official collecting P100 million from applicants for juicy positions in the weeks-old administration of President Ferdinand “Bongbong”...
Witness protection
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 21, 2022 - 12:00am
What was the basis for the appointment of Raphael Perpetuo Lotilla as Department of Energy secretary, when until recently he worked for the Aboitiz Power Corp?
Tulfo fires two rude DSWD employees
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 19, 2022 - 12:00am
I’m not patronizing my brother Erwin, appointed secretary of the Department of Social Welfare and Development (although I may sound like I am), but what he did should not surprise the public.
What self-defense?
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 16, 2022 - 12:00am
Police investigators who investigated the killing of a 19-year-old student in Davao City by a police physician should be fired from, or relieved of, their posts for incompetence.
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 14, 2022 - 12:00am
Rappler chief executive officer and Nobel laureate Maria Ressa’s woes are not over yet, even after her conviction by a Manila court for libel.
Honor and responsibility
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 12, 2022 - 12:00am
Police Chief Tomoaki Onizuka of Nara Prefecture, where former prime minister Shinzo Abe was assassinated, was full of remorse.
Why investigate?
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 9, 2022 - 12:00am
The National Bureau of Investigation is investigating the “murder” of high-profile inmates, most of them drug convicts, at the New Bilibid Prison.
Protect abused household workers
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 7, 2022 - 12:00am
Before newly appointed Labor Secretary Bienvenido Laguesma lifts the ban on the deployment of household workers to Saudi Arabia, he may want to look into the abuses committed by Arab employers to their maids.
The end of an era
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 5, 2022 - 12:00am
Isumbong mo kay Tulfo, a public service program that I hosted, finished on June 30, 2022, after 31 years.
‘Out in the open, no more secrets’
by Ramon T. Tulfo - July 2, 2022 - 12:00am
The past cannot be undone, but the future holds great promise. Forgive and forget whatever was done in the past.
‘Denied to death’
by Ramon T. Tulfo - June 30, 2022 - 12:00am
The Bureau of Customs, apparently wanting to save face, has seized P85 million worth of smuggled agricultural products after its high officials were linked to the smuggling of vegetables, poultry and meat produ...
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