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Sotto takes over as Senate prexy

By JP LOPEZ | May 22, 2018
SENATE majority leader Vicente Sotto III officially assumed the top Senate post after Senate President Aquilino Pimentel III nominated the actor-politician to replace him when session opened yesterday afternoon.


Rethink foreign policy in light of missile build up

May 14,2018
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THE installation of antiship missiles and surface-to-air missile systems on Philippine-claimed islands in the West Philippine Sea should serve as a wake-up call for the Duterte administration to revisit its foreign policy, an independent think tank said.


Doncic’s NBA decision coming ‘soon’

May 22,2018
TOP NBA prospect Luka Doncic led Real Madrid over defending Euroleague champion Fenerbahce 85-80 to claim the league title on Sunday in Belgrade, Serbia, earning Final Four MVP honors in the process.


Heart attack or cardiac arrest?

May 21,2018
THE heart is considered as the control center of the human body, but did you know that heart diseases are among the top causes of death in the country since 1993? Each year, 170,000 Filipinos die from cardiovascular diseases, up from 85,000 more than 20 years ago, according to a 2009 study by the Department of Health (DOH). Now, it is also the number one killer disease in the world. And that is why recognition of heart attack signs as well as early and effective emergency care, is important and can help save lives.

Special Features

Pulilan’s kneeling carabaos

By Antonio Delos Reyes | May 18,2018
During Pulilan’s Kneeling Carabao Festival, the carabaos are thoroughly cleaned and prepared for the parade. During the march, the carabaos are trained by their owners to kneel in front of the church as they pass it one by one. A priest is there to bless each one of the creatures as they pay homage to their patron saint.

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Still working as ‘endo’ contractuals (2)

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By DAHLI ASPILLERA | May 21,2018
‘DOLE to name companies hiring 555 temporaries for key roles permanent in their operations. “Your days are numbered. The government will not rest until we end this shameful labor practice.” – PRRD.’

Opinion of the Day

Smoking weeds

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By JOSE BAYANI BAYLON | May 21, 2018
‘Because we believe that in a democracy the value of every individual (in this case, the voter) is recognized as equal, and the collective is given the power and the opportunity to choose.’