By Blanche David-Gallardo
What must they be thinking, those sisters of President Benigno Aquino III, endorsing Vice President Jejomar Binay for Liberal Party standard-bearer? Is he really their honest idea of the person best able to carry on the daang matuwid (righteous path) legacy of their brother?
By Ramon Tulfo
A news item in the Inquirer on Monday said that the damage wrought by Super Typhoon Yolanda on mangrove beach forests in Eastern Visayas was two to three times bigger than the initial estimate.
By Malou Guanzon-Apalisok
The pork barrel scam has triggered virtual activism and although it is still too early to say if the peaceful demonstrations set to happen across the country on Monday would be able to achieve the critical mass needed to create a nuclear chain reaction so to speak, one thing is sure – people are getting [...]
Despite the country’s two credit rating upgrades in the first half of the year, about four in 10 Filipinos still believe that the national economy hardly budged over the past year, a recent survey by Pulse Asia shows.
As he makes his fourth State of the Nation Address (Sona) today, President Aquino’s “daang matuwid (straight path)” policy to stop corruption is under close scrutiny in the wake of allegations that transportation and communication officials tried to extort $30 million from a Czech train supplier and that bogus NGOs funneled P10 billion in pork [...]