November 21, 2017, 4:42 am
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Our Asean week

by DAHLI ASPILLERA on November 15, 2017
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‘Not too far from the Jollibee where he bought a carry-out lunch, PM Trudeau should have visited the port where 77 containers of reeking garbage await his order to ship back to Canada from where they came.’

Robredo and RevGov

November 15, 2017
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Vice President Leno Robredo stressed something confusing recently when November came. She said that Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana and Lt. Gen. Rey Leonardo Guerrero, chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), have assured that the military will not support any move placing the country under a revolutionary government. She deliberately said it; confirming trust and confidence to the defense sector regarding this matter vis-a-vis President’s plan of revolutionary government.

APEC Leaders’ Week 2017

by ABIGAIL VALTE on November 14, 2017
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‘APEC, as the premier economic forum in the Asia Pacific, is adapting to the needs of the times. Its members acknowledge the emergence of the digital economy.’

What the Asean delegates will

by DEAN DELA PAZ on November 14, 2017
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‘Behind the hospitality there is a rapidly increasing inhumanity.’

Slow-moving Asean

November 14, 2017
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‘One of the advantages of being chairman of the regional bloc is you get to push your initiatives harder and with more conviction.’

Trump to extend stay in Manila

by NESTOR MATA on November 14, 2017
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‘The US President will stay “an extra day” in the Philippines after  he attends the East Asia Summit.’ 

Plea for Peace

November 14, 2017
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We, the youth, believe that amidst an environment of blame and intolerance, there must be a constant reminder of our humanity, which is slowly being stripped away from us. Illegal Drugs did not only take away lives, but they have also taken peace and righteousness from our country. We wish to express our grief for the victims of illegal drugs and the ensuing casualties in the government’s war on the illegaldrug trade which has proliferated in the country for the past years.

Canadian waste

by REY O. ARCILLA on November 14, 2017
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‘Two years ago, Prime Minister Trudeau promised to find a “Canadian Solution” to the waste dumped in the Philippines. Nothing has happened since.’

Rice Awareness Month

by DAHLI ASPILLERA on November 13, 2017
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‘...Try more nutritious food such as brown rice, corn, kamote, banana, protein-rich beans instead of white rice. – Senator Loren Legarda.’

Will Duterte and Trump do the

by ELLEN TORDESILLAS on November 13, 2017
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‘That the fist pump should even be a major concern speaks a lot.’


Front Page

Column of the Day

Trashy Trudeau and toothy Ardern

By REY O. ARCILLA | November 21,2017
‘As the top officials of their governments, the two ought to be well-versed in good manners and right conduct.’

Opinion of the Day

Who is in a (Christmas) rush?

By ABIGAIL VALTE | November 21, 2017
‘It seems we’ll be seeing an impeachment trial at the Senate come January.’