By DJ Yap
Supertyphoon “Yolanda” (Haiyan) has made it easier for land-grabbers to take land from the landless in areas ravaged by the storm, according to the rights groups Focus on the Global South and the Rural Poor Institute for Land and Human Rights Services (Rights) Network.
By Juan Mercado
As the May 13 elections campaign careens into the home stretch, many candidates get strident. There are 18,053 posts up for grabs—almost quadruple the number of office seekers.
By Philip C. Tubeza
The Archdiocese of Manila on Wednesday sought to distance itself from a potential backlash over the court conviction of artist Carlos Celdran by pointing out that the Church did not pursue charges against the popular tour guide for disrupting services at the Manila Cathedral in 2010.
By Jocelyn R. Uy
Who said “there’s no such thing as a free lunch?”
By Erika Sauler
, Tina Arceo-Dumlao
It was the kind of court decision that—for some—could only please Padre Damaso.