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Saturday, 20 October 2018

Editorial

Poor parry

Following the back-to-back endorsements on President Rody Duterte’s war on drugs after the Philippines’ United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) membership was upheld and...

Comelec loophole

There are dozens of no-nos the Commission on Elections (Comelec) imposes before, during and after election to ensure clean, honest, orderly and peaceful polls....

KO punch at yellows

“The country even garnered 52 votes more than the 113 votes it got when it ran for election in 2015 that was still under...

Ti too hot?

Senate public hearings have always been identified with sound and fury but frequently falling short of the proceedings actually translating into the full extent...

Payback time

The day of reckoning is near. After weeks of deliberation, Makati City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 148 concluded its hearings on the motion filed...

Foresight

“The protection of rights had always been part of the anti-narcotics campaign despite the critics’ claim of brutality helped along by Rody’s toxic rhetorics. In...

Justice Carpio spends less time for SC work

Supreme Court (SC) Senior Associate Justice has been constantly in the political limelight, despite being a member of the apolitical branch of the national...

Matrix of perdition

Shortly after President Rody Duterte assumed office, he released a list of high officials who he pointed to as protectors and operators in the...

Hit ‘em hard

Drug syndicates are apparently mocking President Rodrigo Duterte and his war against drugs — the centerpiece program of his administration that struck a resonant...