If Malaysia is clumsy about handling the Sabah standoff, it will have the same problem the Philippine government had when it fought a Muslim rebellion in the South in the 1970s up to the 1980s. ∙ Malaysia is in a no-win situation as a ...―
I read with interest former Sen. Heherson Alvarez’s article in the Inquirer’s Commentary column on Saturday about climate change and steps the government is doing to address the problem. ∙ Even when he was still senator and...―
THIS columnist was not surprised when the Senate recommended to the Ombudsman the investigation of former National Food Authority (NFA) Administrator Lito Banayo for alleged graft while in office. ∙ Banayo tolerated the use of NFA...―
The trouble with practical jokes is that they very often get elected—Will Rogers. ∙ Look at the senatorial line-ups of the Liberal Party and the United Nationalist Alliance: A lot of them are jokes foisted upon the electorate. ...―
The more Supt. Hansel Marantan opens his mouth, the more he gets buried deeper in a quicksand of public opinion. ∙ Marantan was the ground commander of the police operation in Atimonan, Quezon province, that led to the killing of 13 ...―
PO1 Jonathan Castro, a cop-turned- detainee had to be transferred to another jail after inmates whom he maltreated in the past ganged up on him inside their cell at the Pasay City jail. ∙ The policeman’s safety could not be assured ...―
I HOPE that the rumor going the rounds about Commissioner Elias Yusoph of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) is not true. ∙ The rumor says that Yusoph, in charge of giving out exemptions to the gun ban, favors his relatives, friends,...―
“You hit one of us, you hit all of us. We will come after you.” ∙ Those brave, fighting words came from Interior Secretary Mar Roxas, addressing the gunmen who killed eight civilians and a policeman and wounded 12 other ...―
In an effort to stay neutral in the shooting war pitting the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) against the Abu Sayyaf in Sulu province, the government looks like a weakling. ∙ Malacañang said it did not sanction the attack by ...―
There was no shootout and an attempt at a cover-up by some of his subordinates in the massacre of 13 persons in Atimonan, Quezon province, according to Philippine National Police (PNP) chief Alan Purisima. ∙ Purisima thus bolstered the...―
Senators, who are supposed to be sedate politicians, made a spectacle of themselves washing their dirty linen in public. ∙ First, there was Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile vs Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago. ∙ The issue was over the...―
Hey everyone! This week (20th May - 26th May) is National Vegetarian Week across the UK. ...
∙ I created this Greek Chicken and Rice Cake Salad recipe as part of the ...
someone got the giggles during his photo shoot~OUTFIT DETAILS~Shirt: Brooks BrothersPants: ...