Campaign for issues, not (just) individuals

Gideon Lasco - @inquirerdotnet 10/15/2021

Begun, the election season has. Despite a still-raging pandemic, there has been no shortage of daily spectacle, providing (un)welcome distraction from the coronavirus. With so many people running for president, it is hard to keep track of…

Bello issues holiday pay advisory

Jovic Yee 10/29/2019

MANILA, Philippines — Labor Secretary Silvestre Bello III reminded employers on Monday to give workers their proper wages as the country commemorates All Saints’ Day and All Souls’ Day, which are both declared special nonworking holidays. In…

USPF’s Swint after loss to USJ-R: ‘We’ll be okay’ 

Immae Lachica, Mars G. Alison 10/05/2019

CEBU CITY, Philippines —Despite not being able to help his team in a Cesafi men’s basketball game on Saturday, October 5, 2019, due to uniform issues, University of Southern Philippines Foundation (USPF) Panthers foreign student athlete Sameen…

Iran issues new threat of downing more US drones

06/25/2019

WASHINGTON — Iran’s naval chief is threatening the United States, saying Tehran is capable of shooting down other American spy drones such as the one downed last week by Revolutionary Guard forces. The semi-official Tasnim news agency…

Technical issues cause Bb. Pilipinas 2019 coronation night delay

Cris Evert Lato-Ruffolo 06/09/2019

QUEZON CITY, Philippines — It was scheduled to start at 7 p.m. on Sunday, June 9, but due to technical issues the coronation night of Binibining Pilipinas 2019 is now delayed for two hours. The program actually…

FDA issues public health warning against the Original Porcelana® Astringent Improved Formula

INQUIRER.net Brandroom 05/17/2019

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has warned the public against the purchase and use of the Original Porcelana® Astringent Improved Formula which has been marked as a potential health hazard to consumers. In FDA Advisory No. 2019-119,…

MGB-7 ISSUES GEOHAZARD THREAT ADVISORIES AS TYPHOON PAENG APPROACHES

PR 09/27/2018

With the possible effects of the weather disturbance brought about by Typhoon Paeng (international name Trami) in Central Visayas, the Mines and Geosciences Bureau- Central Visayas (MGB-7) warns local government units of possible landslide and flooding in…

Family tissues

Francis B. Ongkingco 09/21/2018

We often are aware and accept life’s countless share of difficulties and trials. To these, we simply shrug our shoulders and say, ‘That’s life! But our tone and attitude change when these burdens and challenges hit us…

PAGASA issues gale warning to Samar, Southern Leyte areas

Jessa Mae O. Sotto 09/13/2018

  As Typhoon Ompong entered Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Wednesday (September 12), the state weather bureau has issued a gale warning prohibiting small vessels to travel in affected areas in the Visayas. Ompong, with a…

Court issues hold departure order vs Peter Lim

Benjie B. Talisic and Inquirer 08/17/2018

THE Makati City Regional Trial Court has issued a hold departure order against Cebu-based businessman Peter Lim. “Finding the grounds relied upon by the prosecution to be impressed with merit, the Urgent Ex-Parte Motion for the Issuance…

Palma issues special prayer for end of killings

Ador Mayol 08/16/2018

As the series of killings continues, Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma called on the people to turn to prayer and help stomp out all forms of violence. The 68-year-old prelate on Thursday issued an oratio imperata or a…

SC issues new rule on Precautionary Hold Departure Orders

Inquirer.net 08/07/2018

THE Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday has laid down a new rule that would prevent people suspected of committing a crime from going out of the country. Voting 11-1, the high court approved the Rule on Precautionary…

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