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Monday, 10 December 2018

Commentary

Perfect chance

A shocking twist happened in the country’s preparation for its hosting of the 30th Southeast Asian Games this week when Deputy Speaker Prospero Pichay...

Winning patterns

Writer and film critic Jesuit Richard Leonard reminded me and the close to 100 attendees intently listening to him to study and learn the...

‘Explaining the unexplainable’

If bewilderment is what caught former President Noynoy Aquino over the acquittal of former Sen. Ramon “Bong” Revilla of the plunder charges the senator...

Not a Grinch but Muslim

I simply don’t celebrate Christmas because I am a Muslim. But that doesn’t make me a Grinch. I grew up in a Christian community of...

Per capita top remitters

NEW YORK, NY — To some recipients in the Philippines, money sent by working family members in the Middle East or elsewhere overseas could...

‘No longer flavor of the month’

There was a time in the not too distant past when Aaron Aquino, chief of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA), was floating on...

Morales finds a twin

As if on cue, just as the yellow minions, primarily Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV had run out of ammunitions against President Rody Duterte, out...

Three stooges plus a solo comedian

At the forum for senatorial candidates organized by CNN Philippines last Sunday at the University of the Philippines Theatre in Quezon City, eight candidates...

In UP, sports and politics mix

“Don’t mix politics and sports” is an argument shot full of holes it’s a bother to even it take it down. But demolish the...