Friday, October 30, 2020
 

Ma. Lourdes Tiquia, TMT

Political battlefield

MAY 9, 2022 is the second Monday of May and in our Constitution that is the date for Elections 2022. There are 228 days...

The 2022 trigger

ALL politics, in any jurisdiction, is back to the drawing board. We cannot campaign the traditional way simply because of physical distancing, masks and...

Unprecedented

2020 is a year for all of humanity to just survive. There is no one country free from the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). The...

Political muscles in play

NO country was prepared to face the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). All relied on the World Health Organization (WHO) for guidance. There were countries...

Of course, there is a plan

LET us be clear. President Rodrigo Roa Duterte (PRRD) was elected without any playbook. He won by throwing aside the tried and tested political/campaign...

The barangay should be the frontliner

THE Duterte administration has been known for frontline services that are innovations in public management — from passport, license and birth certificate processing, to...

Thank you, frontliners!

”NEVER was so much owed by so many to so few.” And as a doctor has asked me, I am obliged to write this...

Social distancing or lockdown; clearly, those are the only choices

WE are all person under monitoring because all of us have been exposed to the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). The sooner we accept this,...

Homing in

CROWDS are now to be avoided as the whole of humanity battles the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). Social distancing is the norm. Social mores...

Covid-19, a ‘black swan’ event

IN a health crisis, trust plays an important role in getting everyone to cooperate and find a solution. But it is easier said than...

So keeps lead in US Chess Championship

Filipino-American chess Grandmaster Wesley So keeps his lead in the 2020 US Chess Championship by defeating GM Jeffery Xiong in the ninth round on...

Road Warriors gut Tropang Giga, 109-98

The NLEX Road Warriors pulled off a 109-98 upset win over the league-leading TNT Tropang Giga on Thursday night in the PBA Season 45...

Knifeman kills three at French church, ratcheting up terror fears

NICE: A knife-wielding man killed three people at a church in the French city of Nice on Thursday, slitting the throat of at least...

PH logs 1761 new Covid cases

THE Philippines has logged 1,761 new cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) on Thursday, the Department of Health (DoH) said. This brings the total...

Power distributors told not to disconnect ‘lifeline consumers’

LIFELINE consumers will get a reprieve as the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC) on Thursday ordered power distributors not to disconnect their services until the...