Just sleeping, not missing

Ador Vincent Mayol 04/18/2018

ALL’S WELL THAT ENDS WELL OFTEN exposed to stress and pressure, lawyers must find relief somewhere. The Integrated Bar of the Philippines (IBP) Cebu Province chapter is finding ways to reach out and help lawyers who are…

Just rewards

STEPHEN CAPILLAS 11/30/2017

A civilian volunteer based in Lapu-Lapu City and a former beauty queen turned starlet both received their just rewards for displaying arrogant, abusive behavior towards their fellow Filipinos and it somehow restores a little bit of one’s…

Tolerance and pluralism

Madrileña de la Cerna 11/11/2017

There is a movement to propagate interfaith dialogue among Muslims and non-Muslims especially in the rebuilding efforts, not just of infrastructures, but also of community relationships after the unfortunate and lamentable Marawi Siege. Among the active propagators…

The Nissan X-Trail just got smarter

Brian J. Ochoa 10/09/2017

Last month, Nissan Philippines launched the refreshed X-Trail compact crossover. The facelifted and upgraded third-generation X-Trail is the first Nissan vehicle in the country to be integrated with the largest range of available advanced Intelligent Mobility technologies.…

Not just the bells: Balangiga folks sound off on Yolanda rehab mess

Inquirer.net 07/25/2017

For all of President Rodrigo Duterte’s talk on the Balangiga bells in his second State of the Nation Address (Sona), residents of Balangiga town in Eastern Samar actually have a more pressing demand: for the national government…

Not just victims

Sofia Aliño Logarta 07/19/2017

Although women, their children and their families have suffered a lot in the Marawi conflict, this is not the complete picture. The National Action Plan on Women Peace and Security 2017–2022 declares: “Substantive Pillar 1: Empowerment and…

Garbage hauling to cost Cebu City P142M in just 5 months

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 04/19/2017

The Cebu City Department of Public Services (DPS) has been given another P40 million for the hauling of the city’s garbage for the month of May, causing opposition councilors to raise a furor that this administration is…

No politics involved, just work — PNP

Nestle L. Semilla 04/19/2017

BARANGAY CAPTAIN BAS’ ARREST INSTEAD of throwing issues against the police, local government units (LGUs) should support them in their campaign against illegal drugs, said Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO) director Eric Noble. Noble was reacting to…

Just drop the fare surge scheme

Stephen D. Capillas 04/06/2017

Last Wednesday’s public hearing on the proposed passenger jeepney fare rate increase at Cebu Normal University in Cebu City drew little interest from the public who are either resigned to it or simply don’t want to be…