Negros Six charged

Florence Baesa, JOSE SANTINO BUNACHITA 03/04/2018

Colleagues of arrested militant youth leader Myles Albasin Myles concern over her safety Charges of illegal possession of firearms and explosives were filed against six alleged communist rebels who were captured in a hinterland village of Mabinay…

Sereno airs concern over number of lawyers killed

Ador Vincent Mayol 02/21/2018

Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno has expressed concerns over the number of lawyers who were killed in an ambush over the past years. “I think everyone should be alarmed. For any country in the world, when killings…

‘CAUSE FOR CONCERN’

Ador Vincent Mayol, Jessa Mae O. Sotto 02/04/2018

DILG LIST OF QUALITIES FOR BARANGAY POLLS ASPIRANTS Some local officials and leaders of watchdog and militant groups in Cebu are either wary or have backed the decision of the Department of the Interior and Local Government…

Concern for the innocents

Sofia Aliño Logarta 12/27/2017

The Redemptorists Fr. Jerry and Fr. Chris joyfully expressed gratitude for the overflowing of generosity in response to the calls for sharing in celebration of Christmas. There was so much surplus that Fr. Chris and the other…

PRO-7 on full alert due to ‘Urduja’

Nestle L. Semilla 12/15/2017

The Police Regional Office in Central Visayas (PRO-7) is on full alert for possible landslides and flooding in Cebu after Tropical Storm Urduja’s expected landfall was delayed until tomorrow morning. Police Supt. Reyman Tolentin, PRO-7’s information officer…

Group vs EJKs express concern over threat of Duterte’s RevGov

Inquirer.net 11/29/2017

MGA Manananggol Laban sa EJK (Manlaban), an alliance of lawyers, judges and law students, expressed serious concern over President Duterte’s threat of a declaration of a revolutionary government (RevGov). Several rallies, both pro-and anti-RevGov, are expected to…

Church signs MOA to protect marine life

Fe Marie D. Dumaboc 11/23/2017

THE Cebu Archdiocese through the Cebu Archdiocesan Commission on Environmental Concerns (CACEC), will now take an active role in the conservation of Tañon Strait. CACEC chair Fr. Murphy Sarsonas bared plans to create a parish-based environmental action…

Not a minor concern

Editorial 08/11/2017

First it was the ban on the sale of liquor after 10 p.m., followed by the firecracker ban and then the smoking ban in public places. These orders reflect the local government sensibilities of the Duterte administration,…

‘Road to porndiction’

Francis B. Ongkingco 10/14/2016

(Part 3 of 3) How can one overcome addiction to pornography? In the previous parts of this article, we had gone through the process of identifying what may lead to this addiction. The approach was more anthropological…