Day of reckoning?
by Ana Marie Pamintuan - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Until his final days in office, there was one appeal that Rodrigo Duterte kept airing openly to his successor: sustain the campaign against illegal drugs.
Unfinished business
by Marichu A. Villanueva - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
But the work of the presidency is a 24/7 job, holidays included
Non-compete ‘claws,’ not clause
by Cito Beltran - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
When the news broke that President BBM had vetoed House Bill 7575, a proposed bill creating an economic zone inside the New Manila International Airport of the SMC-Bulacan airport, a number of businessmen were initially...
The Museum of Suffering
by JOSE DALISAY - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Pepito fancied himself a museophile, a lover of places where old and fascinating objects were exhibited for the public’s delectation.
Laugh your way to a happy life
by Elvie Punzalan-Estavillo - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Filipinos are known as a happy people. It’s shocking to know that our workers are the most stressed in Southeast Asia!
GAB report card  
by Bill Velasco - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
The outgoing Games and Amusements Board administration under chairman Abraham “Baham” Mitra has much to be proud of.
Peso lowest since 2005
by Wilson Sy - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
The first half of this year is the worst first half for the Philippine peso since 2008.
Crisis in education
by Boo Chanco - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
It is just as well that the Vice President is also the Secretary of Education. Not that she has any experience or background in education, but if she listens to the right experts, public education in our country...
First day
by Iris Gonzales - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
Over dinner of savory chicken soup with ginger and lemongrass, prawns, prime beef tenderloin, and guava-basil sorbet, President Ferdinand Marcos welcomed family and friends in Malacanang last week, marking the Marcos...
Creativity straight from 8Rooms
by Igan D’Bayan - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
We are mavericks,” says Raul Francisco, co-owner of Provenance Art Gallery in Shangri-La at The Fort as well as a new art space he put up with Joanna Preysler-Francisco called 8Rooms at Paseo de Magallanes....
Roni Wuson helps art group build a tahanan of its own
by Pat-P Daza - July 4, 2022 - 12:00am
ew weeks ago, my mom asked me if I was free to have dinner with David and Roni Wuson.
Metta’s Fil-Am son quits hoops
by Joaquin M. Henson - July 3, 2022 - 12:00am
For two seasons, Metta World Peace’s Fil-Am son Jeron Artest played with the University of California at Irvine varsity in D-1 basketball.
Media under Marcos: Lapdog or watchdog?
by Federico D. Pascual Jr. - July 3, 2022 - 12:00am
As a junior version of the late Ferdinand Marcos who justified his repressive martial law media policy as part of “constitutional authoritarianism,” will his son, President Bongbong Marcos, handle the...
Demonstrating an employer’s ‘ability to pay’ the wage
by Michael J. Gurfinkel - July 3, 2022 - 12:00am
Whenever an employer petitions (or sponsors) an alien for an employment-based immigrant visa (green card), the employer must demonstrate the “ability to pay” the alien’s salary from the time the...
History being written, not rewritten
by Ambassador B. Romualdez - July 3, 2022 - 12:00am
The presidency has always been a matter of destiny. I believe it, many people believe it, and so do many others who wanted the job but never made it.
The energy crisis in the Philippines
by Elfren S. Cruz - July 3, 2022 - 12:00am
I can still remember vividly the worst energy crisis that I lived through back in 1973 and 1979.
Lt. Gen. Connor Canlas and PAF Diamond Year
by Ramon J. Farolan - July 3, 2022 - 12:00am
Sometime in January 1987, Third Class Cadet Connor Canlas was called out from formation with instructions to report to PMA Superintendent Brig. Gen. Rodolfo Biazon.
Don’t just tell it, show it
by Francis J. Kong - July 3, 2022 - 12:00am
This is an old story, but the moral behind the lesson still rings true.
Conflict of interest
by Mary Ann LL. Reyes - July 3, 2022 - 12:00am
The Philippines has a new President, and with him, a team that will decide on the course that this country will take for the next six years.
What’s next for Philippine sports?
by Bill Velasco - July 2, 2022 - 12:00am
There are reportedly at least three candidates for the position of chairman of the Philippine Sports Commission under the new administration.
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