Dela Rosa: I’ll face any charges over war on drugs

Inquirer.net 04/17/2018

FORT DEL PILAR, Baguio City — Outgoing Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Dir. Gen. Ronald Dela Rosa is ready to face a possible wave of charges linked to the thousands of deaths under the government’s anti-illegal drug…

Mooning over masareal

Ronald P. Villavelez 04/01/2018

MY FONDNESS for peanuts dates back to my first day in first grade: I can still remember my mother tucking a plastic pouch of peanuts in my lunch box as my snack at recess time in school.…

Power plays over projects

Editorial 03/27/2018

When bureaucrats and elected officials argue over which projects should get implemented or not, it’s not them but the public whom they were supposed to serve that suffers the most from the fallout of their oftentimes unnecessary…

MAO BA?

MAO BA? 03/09/2018

WORRIED OVER MISSING SEAMEN Netizens expressed their sympathies to the families of the four remaining crew members, including two Filipino seamen, who remained missing after a serious fire broke out in an international container vessel in the…

Cebuanos divided over Cha-cha, federalism

Ador Vincent Mayol 03/01/2018

Cebuanos were divided on the issue of revising the 1987 Constitution but it made for a substantial discussion at the second Senate public hearing held in Cebu City on Thursday. Of the 15 resource speakers who were…

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…

59% of Filipinos want career over love life

Inquirer.net 02/13/2018

More than half of Filipinos said they would choose career over love life, a nationwide Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey taken in the last quarter of 2017 showed. In poll results bared on Tuesday, the SWS said…

Basyang maintains strength as it moves over Visayas

King Anthony Perez 02/13/2018

Tropical depression Basyang, which has traversed the Surigao-Agusan del Norte area, is now over Bohol Sea, the Philippine Geophysical Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA) reported in its latest weather bulletin issued at 2 p.m. today. As of 1…

Despite huge win over TNT, Alas still worried

Inquirer.net 02/07/2018

Phoenix Petroleum brought down another PBA Philippine Cup powerhouse on Wednesday night, and it gives Louie Alas more concern more than basking on what his Fuel Masters just achieved. “My main concern is that after winning big,…

Tomas hands over P30K cash reward to Mabolo police

Inna Gian Mejia 02/07/2018

CEBU City Mayor Tomas Osmeña personally handed over the P30,000 cash reward to the Mabolo police yesterday after they rejected a bribe offer from a retired policeman who got jailed on drug charges last month. “Yes, of…