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Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Commentary

Identity crisis

Errors in birth certificate may be corrected. In this jurisdiction, it is not uncommon for birth certificates to contain inaccurate and erroneous entries – misspelled...

Tough convincing for fed shift

Filipinos like electing directly their president. Convincing Filipinos to embrace federalism is going to be a hard climb for the Consultative Commission (ConCom) officials and...

2 heads better

The 93-year-old Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad’s return to power provided a positive outlook to the region, particularly within the Association of Southeast Asian...

Fight and flight

One thing is sure, Pacquiao had redeemed himself. On July 15, I was in the midst of history-making as the country’s flag carrier Philippine Airlines...

Scrutinizing Robredo’s ‘Pansol affair’

Heaven help the Philippines if Leni Robredo, the purported vice president of the country, were to become president. Twenty-four administrative employees of the Supreme Court...

BBL haste makes waste?

Chances are high the Supreme Court will likely declare as unconstitutional the Bangsamoro Basic Law (BBL) once ratified by Congress and signed into law...

Fulfilling Mindanao’s promise

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s latest visit to Malaysia started with a bang with Senator Manny Pacquiao’s decisive win over Lucas Matthysse. We congratulate Senator...

50% shade of grey

Had Sen. Grace Poe-Llamanzares succumbed to enticements, then no cheating would have been necessary, including this ludicrous debate on whether a fourth of a...

Quit while ahead

The undisputed greatest boxer to come from the Philippines has nothing more to prove. President Rodrigo Duterte saw with his own eyes how Senator Manny...