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Wednesday, 23 January 2019

Commentary

Here we are again

“There is nothing in the Gordon report that can be extrapolated to prove Dengvaxia is not effective. And there is nothing also that can...

What makes a ‘tambay?’

The Philippine National Police could be misdirecting its effort and energy going after people loitering in their communities in their renewed drive against ‘tambays,’...

Ninth ray of the sun

Thank you for your article on the Ninth Ray Bill (June 13, 2018). The sun on the Philippine flag may soon get its Ninth Ray,...

Anti-IS solution

The two-day Lanao del Sur skirmish proved President Rody Duterte’s foresight that the Islamic State (IS) threat is far from over eight months after...

Peace tosh!

“It’s like a marriage gone sour, where each party believes it is right, and where neither one is willing to give an inch to...

Uncertain peace talks

“Despite his frustration over the cancellation of the formal negotiations, Sison believes the talks could still be salvaged, but insisted they be held in...

Same-sex marriage, anyone?

This week, the Supreme Court will conduct a historic oral argument over a petition seeking to legally recognize same-sex marriage — a matter that...

When the insurer is no contest to the insured

“The interesting question now is, can the insurer ever rescind a life insurance policy on grounds of concealment and/or misrepresentation.” What is the effect of...

A reprieve for how long?

Australian Catholic nun Sister Patricia Fox won a reprieve from Justice chief Menardo Guevarra who, in reviewing her deportation case, threw out the Bureau...