High-rise plan still being studied

Nestle L. Semilla 01/14/2018

CEBU City Mayor Tomas Osmeña admitted on Saturday that he was not sure how to implement his plan to limit the height of buildings in Cebu City. But, he said he had to start somewhere. “I don’t…

Duterte may gain ‘centralized power’ through federalism

Inquirer 01/04/2018

  A former congressman who is also a militant leader warned on Thursday that a road is now being paved for President Rodrigo Duterte’s “centralized power” as some government leaders floated the ideas of term extension and…

No comfy ride for Duterte’s TRAIN

NESTOR B. RAMIREZ 12/26/2017

Not much retort or dissent have been heard about the impending implementation of the Tax Reform for Acceleration and Inclusion (TRAIN) which according to the government is considered as the “Duterte Express to Development” when it only…

After the storm

Radel Paredes 12/23/2017

It is a bright warm morning today as the Tropical Storm Vinta leaves Cebu while I write this piece. The plants in the garden are still dripping from last night’s rain, and the puddles in the street…

URDUJA LEAVES 29 DEAD

AFP, Inquirer.net, Jessa Mae O. Sotto, Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Morexette Marie B. Erram 12/17/2017

Another storm is coming and Cebu is again being asked to be prepared Landslides triggered by Tropical Storm Urduja (International name Kai-Tak) have killed 26 people in the Eastern Visayas island province of Biliran, authorities said Sunday,…

Boy in critical condition after being shot by brother

Rene Alima 12/10/2017

A 16-year-old boy remains in critical condition after he was accidentally shot by his younger brother who played with a locally made revolver at Sitio Japitan Barangay Don Pedro Bogo City at 9 pm last Saturday. SPO1…

Gilbuena wants to be bridesmaid no more

John Carlo A. Villaruel 11/11/2017

CEBUANA duathlete Miscelle Gilbuena is tired of being the perennial bridesmaid to fellow national team member Mirasol Abad. Today, the 29-year old Gilbuena is bent on arresting the trend of finishing second best to Abad in the…

TENSION IN TUBURAN

Morexette Marie B. Erram 10/17/2017

Lagon claims barricades being set up in front town hall; Not true, says Diamante Is this the calm before the political storm in Tuburan town in northwest Cebu? The supporters of Mayor Democrito Diamante of Tuburan were…

John Lloyd Cruz and Ellen Adarna back to being sweet on Instagram

Mich Padayhag 10/02/2017

QUASHING speculations that they have decided to lie low as far as their rumored romance is concerned, John Lloyd Cruz and Ellen Adarna have resumed posting photos and videos of each other on Instagram. Four days after…

The tragedy of being Yellow

Mike Acebedo Lopez 08/29/2017

The biggest tragedy of being Yellow in this day and age is not that Duterte is president. It’s that their highest official, their only viable alternative to PRRD, Leni Robredo, is both stupid and a fake. And…