One-China policy

Manuel L. Quezon III - @inquirerdotnet 05/05/2021

Near the end of the last administration, I came to believe, and still believe, that one of its mantras — “Kayo ang Boss ko” — was actually secretly hated by the public, since it is the same…

Ex-champ Mayweather to pay for Floyd funeral: report

AFP 06/02/2020

LOS ANGELES, United States — Retired ring great Floyd Mayweather will pay for the funeral services for George Floyd, Mayweather Promotions chief executive Leonard Ellerbe told ESPN on Monday. George Floyd died last week after a Minneapolis…

Philippine Airlines relaunches Cebu-Los Angeles route

Rhobie Alburo Ruaya 02/20/2020

Flag carrier Philippine Airlines (PAL) proudly re-introduces a nonstop Cebu to Los Angeles route that will start service on May 2, 2020 giving the Central Visayas region its first direct link to North America. At over 11,800…

Dover Business Services expects growth in Cebu

Marc Cosep 10/31/2019

With the launching of its new facility on October 18, 2019 at One Montage in Cebu City, Dover Business Services (DBS), an American Company, is looking forward to expand its manpower in the coming years. The company currently…

America mourns George H.W. Bush, dead at 94

AFP 12/02/2018

FLAGS flew at half-staff across the United States on Saturday as Americans prepared for a week of solemn tributes to George H.W. Bush, in his home state of Texas and in the US Capitol, a day after…

Putin warns of a new ‘arms race’ with America

AFP 10/25/2018

MOSCOW, Russia – President Vladimir Putin warned Wednesday of a new arms race if America pulls out of weapons treaties, and said Russia would respond “in kind” to any new US missiles placed on European soil. At…

Miss America bet: Trump ‘caused a lot of division’

AP 09/08/2018

ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey — A contestant in the Miss America pageant says President Trump “has caused a lot of division” in the nation. Madeline Collins, Miss West Virginia, was asked an onstage question Friday night about…

Donkeys stolen, skinned in Africa to feed Chinese demand

Inquirer Visayas 06/15/2018

NAIROBI, Kenya — Dawn was just beginning to break when Joseph Kamonjo Kariuki woke to find his donkeys missing. The villager searched the bush frantically for the animals he depends on to deliver water for a living…

Looking for America

Raymund Fernandez 07/04/2017

To find America one has to search for it. A Filipino visitor, born and raised in the Philippines, who comes here only for a short visit will not find it the same way the immigrant Filipino finds…

‘Captain America’ meets math genius

Jeff Ruffolo 05/04/2017

HAVE you ever had that feeling that your young son or daughter is just a little bit … different? Maybe they are constantly bored with the world around us because their brains are working at a higher…

DDystopia

Raymund Fernandez 03/21/2017

In deciding for oneself whether or not to approve of governments, one ought consider what aspirational goals define that government. One understands that Utopia is impossible, but one ought still consider what sort of Utopia governments’ policies…

America’s Black History Month: If Ida B. Wells were alive today

Ryan Macasero 02/04/2017

Every February, the US celebrates Black History Month. While I’m not black, I grew up learning about leaders in the black community who fought for racial equality and justice there. Long before I decided to pursue a…

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