Dumpit: The man behind the name

CDN archive 06/27/2018

A MAN of few words, SPO1 Adonis Dumpit was not the type to court the spotlight or even start a little conversation. Yet the mere mention of his name was enough to get many people talking. The…

Shimura: Give my stepfather a chance to clear his name

Jessa Mae O. Sotto and Nestle L. Semilla 05/21/2018

Provincial Board Member Sun Shimura has appealed to President Rodrigo Duterte to give his stepfather, Daanbantayan Mayor Vicente Loot, a chance to prove his innocence in a proper forum, instead of threatening to kill the local executive.…

PDEA to name within week brgy candidates on narco list

Nestle L. Semilla and Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/25/2018

Voters in the upcoming SK and Barangay elections will now have a critical guide as to who to support and shun in the May 14 polls. This after the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA) decided to release…

Name names but pursue cases against candidates in narc list

Jessa Sotto, Rosalie O. Abatayo 04/06/2018

CEBU City officials back the proposal of the Philippine National Police (PNP) to name barangay election candidates who are involved in the drug trade. “Why not? So that the people will know. The people can judge anyway…

Valentine: The name of many saints

JASON BAGUIA 02/13/2018

As Valentine’s Day 1987 drew near, teacher gave her students an art project. Each of us in second-year kindergarten was to make a love note for a family member. I cut out a red paper heart and…

Entrepreneur carving a name in beauty, cosmetics market

Agnes Alpuerto, Connie E. Fernandez 01/28/2018

Professional permanent makeup artist offers new services, eyes own studio Watching her mother and aunts dress up and apply their blush on and lipstick started her love affair with make-up and fashion. And it is paying off…

Ministers agree Asia-Pacific trade pact without US

AFP 11/11/2017

  Ministers from 11 Asia-Pacific countries agreed yesterday to press ahead with a major trade deal without the United States, as the world’s largest economy seeks to go it alone under President Donald Trump’s “America First” policy.…

Dino warns vs extortionists using Duterte’s name

Benjie B. Talisic 10/11/2017

PRESIDENTIAL Assistant for the Visayas Michael Dino has ordered to investigate the presence of a group of extortionists in the region using the name of President Rodrigo Duterte. The office of Secretary Dino received some information that…

Extortionists name-dropping President Duterte: Dino

Morexette B. Erram 10/10/2017

  The Office of the Presidential Assistant in the Visayas (OPAV) asked both the regional offices of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG-7) and the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI-7) to arrest extortionists supposedly name-dropping President…

Killed in the name of ‘brotherhood’

Atty. Ruphil F. Bañoc 09/21/2017

He was in a prestigious school, fortunate to have well-off and very supportive parents. Possessed with a determined brilliance, he was apparently on his way to a dazzling success — of becoming lawyer. Horacio Tomas Castillo, a…

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