Gordon: House, not Senate, should probe Duterte’s wealth

Inquirer.net 02/07/2018

SEN. RICHARD Gordon believes that the issue of President Rodrigo Duterte’s alleged ill-gotten wealth should be investigated – not by the Senate but by the House of Representatives through an impeachment proceeding. Gordon is chair of the…

Sinulog street party, liquor ban should stay

STEPHEN CAPILLAS 01/25/2018

It’s been five days since the Sinulog grand parade and presentation, and I have to say that last Sunday was a substantial improvement over last year’s celebration to say the least. I was sort of nervous when…

Where should blame fall?

Rina Jimenez-David 12/05/2017

The hottest controversy on the local health (and political) front these days involves the suspended dengue vaccination program. The program was suspended after Sanofi Pasteur, the drug manufacturer, released findings that Dengvaxia (the trade name of the…

A CLEAN SLATE FOR ERMITA

Inna Gian Mejia 11/27/2017

Tomas: Rupinta’s death can mean ‘new start for the village’; Team Rama councilors: Mayor should stop defaming slain village chief Accusations of being a drug protector continue to haunt Ermita Barangay Captain Felicisimo “Imok” Rupinta even in…

Celebrities should do more to help the poor

Ricky Poca 10/09/2017

It is said that natural or man-made calamities bring out the best and the worst in people, and a classic example of this truism is the recent destruction of Puerto Rico by Hurricane Maria. The same can…

Journos should learn to use technology

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 09/22/2017

FIGHTING FAKE NEWS Journalists today should learn to take on new roles and the new skills that go with them. Max Limpag, cofounder of InnoPub Media, said this is what is required of media practitioners or journalists…

Troublemaking inmates

Editorial 08/28/2017

Something should clearly be done to defuse whatever tension is brewing at the Cebu City Jail amid threats of hostage-taking of visitors in the wake of the curtailment of their visitation rights. While the phone call that…

Empathy

Raymund Fernandez 08/15/2017

Were I asked what ability should an artist or writer have above everything else, my immediate answer would not have much to do with style and technique. My answer would be that the artist or writer should…

Should we let ‘bloggers’ report from Malacañang?

Oscar Franklin Tan 08/14/2017

Singapore — PCOO Dept. Order No. 15 allows any “social media practitioner” with 5,000 followers to be granted similar access as journalists. But audiences decide what is bought in the marketplace of ideas, not such rules. “Bloggers”…

All BRT-related activities should be stopped

Jose Santino S. Bunachita 08/10/2017

GARGANERA’S CALL UNTIL the status of the Cebu Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project is clear, the Cebu City government should also put on hold any activity relating to the project, an official said. Cebu City Councilor Joel…

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