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President Duterte’s inconsistencies

By Democrito C. Barcenas, FLAG regional chair I am deeply convinced that President Rodrigo Duterte does not tolerate dissent and criticisms. Those who have disagreed with him or his policies are subjected to vicious attacks. What is apparent is that his assault against people and institutions has exposed his utter inconsistencies which borders on hypocrisy. Just […]

Posted: April 20th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »

Duterte’s tirades vs. media take highest office to ‘historic low’— CMFR

President Rodrigo Duterte’s expletive-laden attacks on the media have brought the presidency to a historic low, the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility (CMFR) said on Friday. “Made publicly and without any bases whatsoever, the president’s allegations against the media constitute verbal abuse — the cheapest form of harassment and intimidation that has brought the […]

Posted: April 1st, 2017 in Nation | Read More »

Green spaces 


I am working on a personal inventory of “green spaces” in Cebu. By green spaces, I mean playground and parks where I can take my children on our regular “Nanay-Nicholas/ Nanay-Antoinette/ Nanay-Jeff Jr.” weekly dates to a place where they can actually run after a dragonfly and roll on the grass like I used to […]

Posted: February 17th, 2017 in Opinion | Read More »

CDN Sinulog Booth a big hit for fiesta revelers


THRONGS of Sinulog revelers from different ages took a pause from watching the colorful Mardi Gras to drop by the Cebu Daily News booth to capture and preserve their Sinulog moments. By just purchasing a copy of CDN, Bandera or Phil. Daily Inquirer, the revelers could have their photo taken at the CDN photo booth, […]

Posted: January 15th, 2017 in Headlines | Read More »

Digong, Donald pop dances


Diha niadtoy usa ka movie poster nga kon wa ko masayop, usa kadto ka sequel sa Resident Evil series, diin ang slogan nagkanayon- “think global, kill local.” Misulod pagbalik sa akong bagulbagol kining maong slogan dihang nabasahan ko ang pakighinabi ni President Digong Duterte sa American President -elect nga si Donald Trump pinaagi sa usa […]

Posted: December 4th, 2016 in Opinion | Read More »

How to fuel positivism


Inquirer Group CEO Prieto-Romualdez, Dentsu-Aspac CCO Ong share thoughts on positivism in CDN Conversations 3 Fueling positivism in one’s line of work should always be anchored in a company’s mission and vision. This was the point raised by Inquirer Group of Companies (IGC) CEO Sandy Prieto-Romualdez during the CDN Conversations 3 which highlighted the power […]

Posted: November 21st, 2016 in Headlines | Read More »

Car Awards Group, Inc. to begin 2016 testing season


TO MARK the beginning of the 2016 testing season, the Car Awards Group, Inc. (CAGI) is holding its launch event at the Manila Polo Club today. Expected to attend the event are the stakeholders in the automotive industry, manufacturers, and distributors, as well as CAGI’s sponsors and friends who share the group’s vision of keeping […]

Posted: October 17th, 2016 in Enterprise,Motoring | Read More »

Letter from a reader


Sometimes, not often, you get a reaction from a reader that makes you feel your words make a difference. Or at least make sense. Not everyone, not every reader, will agree with you. And many times, it’s the incensed, the annoyed, the contemptuous who will go out of their way to express their feelings and […]

Posted: October 7th, 2016 in Opinion | Read More »

Removing the liabilities


President Rodrigo Duterte’s recent order to relieve all appointees by former president Benigno Aquino III had drawn some flak here and there but hardly anyone can mount a serious legal challenge against it. It’s not like it hasn’t been done before though as pointed out by the Philippine Daily Inquirer since Mr. Aquino had also […]

Posted: August 28th, 2016 in Opinion | Read More »

Keeping the flame burning


The tributes keep coming for Letty Jimenez Magsanoc, editor in chief of the Philippine Daily Inquirer, who passed away on Christmas Eve. Those who came of of age during the 1986 Edsa Revolution know the invaluable role of the paper, an outgrowth of the mosquito press, in channeling the momentum of public discontent and rage […]

Posted: December 29th, 2015 in Opinion | Read More »