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Was PMA’s Honor Code violated?

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My brother, Erwin, is “happy” over the impending investigation by the Department of Justice of journalists who supposedly received “payoffs in the form of advertising expenses.”

Posted: March 22nd, 2014 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Metro,On Target | Read More »

Doctors charged with fraud

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Teresita Manzala, chair of the Professional Regulations Commission (PRC), has accused five prominent doctors of committing fraud to secure approval for a corporation that they set up.

Posted: March 15th, 2014 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Metro,On Target | Read More »

Two legal minds who seem ignorant of the law

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PARAÑAQUE Regional Trial Court Judge Noemi Balitaan continues to hear the car theft case filed against Dr. Elizabeth de Guia-Godino by her husband, William, a multimillionaire businessman.

Posted: March 8th, 2014 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Metro,On Target | Read More »

A useless police body

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The National Police Commission (Napolcom), the policy-making body of the Philippine National Police, is useless when it comes to handling complaints against erring cops.

Posted: February 25th, 2014 in On Target | Read More »

Radical measures to fight crime

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Why is Davao City practically crime-free? Because the city government has a “Big Brother” method of watching over its citizens in public places.

Posted: January 27th, 2014 in On Target | Read More »

How to nip drug cartel in the bud

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The National Housing Authority (NHA) aims to build 60,000 houses for families displaced by Supertyphoon “Yolanda.”

Posted: January 17th, 2014 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Metro,On Target | Read More »

‘Yolanda’ was not the first

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“Yolanda” was not the first supertyphoon to hit Tacloban City, its neighboring towns in Leyte and Eastern Samar, and other parts of the Visayas.

Posted: January 10th, 2014 in Featured Columns,Headlines,Metro,On Target | Read More »

Bangon, little Susie

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  Ning panahon ni Rihanna ug Katy Perry, daw makatawa kita nga na-ban kining kanta nga “Wake-up, little Susie” sa radio niadto. Kabahin ra gud kini sa duha ka batan-ong manag uyab nga nakatulog sulod sa sinehan. Dihang nakamata na ang lalake iyang gipukaw ang babaye nga si Susie. Iyang gipangutana si Susie kun unsay [...]

Posted: January 7th, 2014 in CDN - Opinion,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Old issue’s new eruption

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Mad is he?” King George II once snarled about one of his aides. “Then, I hope he’ll bite some of my generals.” It would also be daft if any official here tried to confiscate Korans from Filipino Muslims. Both law and practice buttress liberty of faith. The exact opposite unreels in Malaysia. The Islamic Religious [...]

Posted: January 7th, 2014 in CDN - Opinion,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

September start for school year?

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Recently four universities decided to work for the transfer of the opening of classes to September. These are Ateneo de Manila University, University of the Philippines, De La Salle University and the University of Santo Tomas. These schools have autonomous status from the Commission on Higher Education. In Cebu, I am expecting the University of [...]

Posted: January 7th, 2014 in CDN - Opinion,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Quick questions, uneasy answers

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In “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,” Harry stumbles upon the Mirror of Erised (“desire” spelled backwards). Looking at the mirror, he sees his greatest desire: to be reunited with his dead parents.

Posted: January 6th, 2014 in Headlines,Learning | Read More »

Enormous hope amid challenges

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The recent Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey revealed that 94 percent of Filipinos welcome the New Year with enormous hope rather than fear, and if I may add, amid the challenges we face (http://www.sws.org.ph/pr20131230.htm). This confirms what we know—that we are basically an optimistic lot. It is interesting to observe that in comparison to the [...]

Posted: January 6th, 2014 in CDN - Opinion,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

Earthquake-proof buildings

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Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III is correct in saying that repair of the Cebu International Convention Center (CICC) needs to be done posthaste. The center will be used in the meeting of world leaders in the 2015 Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (Apec) summit and of Catholic delegates to the 2016 International Eucharistic Congress (IEC) The [...]

Posted: January 6th, 2014 in CDN - Opinion,Cebu Daily News | Read More »

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