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Sunday, 19 August 2018

Commentary

No assurance

Behind the smiles, the back taps and the handshakes that marked the Singapore Summit on June 12 between US President Donald Trump and North...

‘Coddling the bad eggs’

“Estrada, who only showed up later that day at the NCRPO headquarters in Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig, claimed he had suddenly contracted a...

No More Delay

The announcement that concerned government agencies are ready to implement subsidies to the poor as part of the safety net features of the Tax...

We are Filipinos

“Like any community, our kababayans here do not always agree on everything. With events that we organize for our dynamic and growing Filipino-Australian community,...

The real culprits

“A string of blunders that started from the appointment of Trillanes as PNoy’s agent for backchannel talks and the subsequent faulty advice given by...

To kill a priest

“So what could be in the mind of priest killers besides simple fits of anger? They could be driven by some passionate and blinding...

Weakening of the peso

“Painting a grim picture about our prospects is not our intention in detailing the impact of the peso’s weakening” Almost always, contradicting reactions are expressed...

SC petitions vs ICC withdrawal are baseless

“By way of converse, when the president does not ratify a treaty, the adjunct power of the Senate to concur does not exist” On March...

To stop a loan shark

Impoverished farmers, fishermen and ordinary wage earners can’t help but turn to loan sharks to settle their financial problems. But after securing loans from 5-6...