Like the Lily

Simeon Dumdum Jr. 05/12/2018

I woke up this morning after a night of rain, which began pouring towards midnight and ended before the first appearance of light, by which time my sleep, fed by the patter of raindrops, had gone into…

Catholics urged to be like Archbishop Camomot

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 03/03/2018

Be like Teofilo. As the world needs more servant-leaders, people were encouraged to turn to the late Archbishop Teofilo Camomot as inspiration and example. Thousands of people trooped to the tomb of Camomot in Barangay Valladolid, Carcar…

No gifts

Editorial 12/12/2017

It may be downright tightfisted and Scrooge-like, but the Provincial Warden’s decision not to allow families of inmates to bring gifts during their annual holiday visits on Dec. 25 and 26 is not only practical but necessary…

A SEND OFF LIKE NO OTHER

Jose Santino S. Bunachita, Nestle L. Semilla, Rosalie Abatayo 10/26/2017

Cebuanos yesterday came out in droves and showed how much they loved Ricardo Cardinal Vidal by giving him a grand and fitting farewell. At least 55,000 people — five times more than the initial estimate — attended…

Author du jour

Rione Palacios 09/09/2017

  New York Times bestselling author of the book series “Crazy Rich Asians,” “China Rich Girlfriend,” and “Rich People Problems” Kevin Kwan made Queen City the last stop of his whirlwind book tour in the Philippines with…

Nightmares

Radel Paredes 09/09/2017

I woke up to the sound of rain suddenly pounding on the roof, booming thunder and blasts of lightning that caused a short brownout. I grabbed the rechargeable flashlight from the headboard and went out to check…

Duterte: Mabilog’s house is ‘like a palace’

Inquirer.net 08/30/2017

President Rodrigo Duterte said he has ordered a lifestyle check on Iloilo City Mayor Jed Patrick Mabilog and discovered his house was “like a palace.” “Mabilog has sent a word that he wants to talk to me.…

Chapel becomes a cathedral-like church

Doris C. Bongcac 07/17/2017

BARANGAY DAS, TOLEDO CITY What started as a small chapel 59 years back has evolved into a “cathedral-like” church that is now a source of pride for the people of Barangay Das, Toledo City, midwest Cebu. Cebu…

Carol Ballesteros: Like a mother does

Apple Ta-as 05/13/2017

Among all her accolades, Caroline Ballesteros considers being a mother her greatest feat. Her expertise in public speaking and hosting, branding, events planning and corporate and government relations doesn’t come close to how selfless and brave she…

MAO BA?

05/05/2017

SHARPSHOOTER LIKE CARDO An military officer was contacted for an interview by a reporter to ask for more information into the death of Abu Sayyaf member Saad Samad Kiram in Bohol. But the officer said he did…

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