JUSTICE SERVED

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 10/02/2018

RTC sentences couple to a life in jail for using their six children in cybersex; Magpale hails victory in Cebu’s 1st cyberporn case The long road to justice has ended. A couple will be spending their lives…

Coke explores possibility of using cannabis in wellness drinks

AP 09/18/2018

THE Coca-Cola Company said Monday it is “closely watching” the expanding use of a cannabis element in drinks, another sign cannabis and cannabis-infused products are getting more acceptance in mainstream culture and a harder look from long-established…

Carcar mayor denies using govt vehicle as family car

John Michael Aroa 06/16/2018

CarCar City Mayor Nicepuro Apura today denied that he has been using his government-issued vehicle to service members of his family. The mayor issued this clarification after a photo posted on social media showed him, his wife, Carcar…

Stiff fines, imprisonment await those using illegal firecrackers

Inquirer 12/28/2017

  As New Year celebration approaches, the government has threatened to impose fine or imprisonment against those who would be caught proliferating or using illegal firecrackers and pyrotechnics. The Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)…

No order yet for taping firearms

Nestle L. Semilla 12/05/2017

  The Police Regional Office said it has yet to receive a directive from Camp Crame to tape the muzzles of their firearms in time for the holidays. “Definitely we will take the directive of the Camp…

Gisela’s family: Boniel’s lawyers using delaying tactics to stall proceedings

Ador Vincent S. Mayol 11/03/2017

  The family of slain Bien Unido mayor Gisela Bendong Boniel accused the camp of Bohol Provincial Board Member Niño Rey Boniel of resorting to “delaying tactics” in the proceedings conducted by the trial courts. Gisela’s older…

Measured response

Editorial 10/31/2017

A proposal to allocate an additional P9,000 cash aid to fire victims in Cebu City met mixed reactions from officials who either saw it as too much or just right for the intended beneficiaries. In opposing the…

Be careful with using labels

JASON BAGUIA 09/22/2017

Spaces of emergence pertain to a realm within a media ecology where dialogue partners are allowed to project their multifaceted selves. In today’s media ecology, spaces of emergence are under threat because channels of communication tend to…

Why insist on using the landfill?

Ricky Poca 09/18/2017

I never gave attention to Cebu City’s garbage problem, but then my friends told me about the worsening problem of uncollected garbage in the city streets. I wonder why we have uncollected garbage when the mayor announced…

Judges, court workers told: Exercise prudence in using social media

Ador Vincent S. Mayol, Jessa Mae O. Sotto 08/18/2017

BE careful. With the rise of social media, the Office of the Court Administrator (OCA) has called on trial judges and court employees to exercise prudence in posting photographs, liking posts and making comments in social networking…

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