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A different take on Team Tatay


The 2013 election campaign will be remembered for one of the most amusing tit-for-tat exchanges in the history of Philippine politics. Team Patay vs. Team Tatay.

Posted: March 13th, 2013 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »


Experts laud bishop’s safe and satisfying economic strategy


Researchers in the UK’s leading correspondence college hailed a Filipino bishop’s unique economic strategy as “breathtaking,” declaring it the next big thing for developing countries.

Posted: January 13th, 2013 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »


Knockouts in December, the Philippines in 2030


It’s turned out to be a December to remember, a month of tragedy and defeat, but also of triumph and promise.

Posted: December 20th, 2012 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »

Aquino asked to certify RH bill as urgent

President Benigno S. Aquino III. Malacañang Photo Bureau

Albay Representative Edcel Lagman on Monday said he hoped that President Benigno Aquino III would certify the Reproductive Health Bill as urgent.

Posted: November 26th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Sotto finds when it rains, it pours


The issue, sir, is intellectual dishonesty, and no longer the reproductive health (RH) bill.

Posted: November 14th, 2012 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Sotto: Let’s learn China lessons

Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III. INQUIRER file photo

Senate Majority Leader Tito Sotto on Thursday said suggestions to lift China’s one-child policy because of its adverse effects to Chinese society should serve as a warning to proponents of the reproductive health (RH) bill.

Posted: November 2nd, 2012 in Features,Headlines,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Gabriela lawmaker slams UN report on prostitution

Gabriela Rep. Luz Ilagan

A lawmaker on Monday slammed a report made by the United Nations which suggested that prostitution in Asia and the Pacific be legalized to control the rise of sexually transmitted diseases.

Posted: October 22nd, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Bishops: Ivory, sex abuse controversies related to RH bill


Some Catholic prelates believe that the issues involving Msgr. Cristobal Garcia were being used by their enemies to discredit the Church and may also have something to do with its stand on the controversial reproductive health (RH) bill.

Posted: September 27th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

No Limitation

The choice is between a larger population of suffering poor people or a smaller one


The poor we will always have in any society. The lack of opportunities, unfortunate circumstances, feeble intelligence, mental or emotional problems, illiteracy, government inefficiency and a host of other causes – result in poverty for a certain percentage of the population all the time. Even in wealthy countries like the United States, there are poor people.

Posted: September 6th, 2012 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »


Sotto praised by alma mater for integrity, ‘dexterous’ scholarship

Miss Tapia

WANBOL CAMPUS, Cubao– After months of silence, top officials and more than 200 faculty members of Wanbol University spoke out in defense of beleaguered Sen. Tito Sotto, known as the institution’s most distinguished alumnus.   Speaking at a press conference outside her office on the Wanbol campus, President Liwayway Gawgaw Tapia, known as Miss Tapia, [...]

Posted: September 4th, 2012 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »



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