Friday, October 30, 2020
 

Ma. Lourdes Tiquia, TMT

When critics take the plate

The aftermath of Super Typhoon Yolanda has seen more and more people trooping to the frontlines. These are ordinary folks who just want to...

Aftermath of Yolanda

Yolanda hit the country as I was in transit to Manila from the other side of the globe. From every stop, I was monitoring...

Free TV, wave of the future

San Diego, USA: The public owns the spectrum or airwaves and we should get benefits from it whether it is decent service by telcos,...

When you walk the dictator’s path

When two former Supreme Court Chief Justices formally take a position and make the same public then something is truly screwed in our beloved...

‘One man of courage makes a majority’

Boston, MA—I was so impressed with the JFK (John F. Kennedy) Library and Museum that it practically defined my New England trip with former...

The one not dirtied by mud

New York: 2016 is 31 months away. Immediately after 2013 a clearing operation was made and continuous to be so up to today. Dismantled...

An administration in disarray

New York City: The implosion of the Aquino administration in the midterm is not surprising since it started on the wrong foot.  No transition...

It’s Abad stupid!

WAshington D.C.: By the time this gets printed, the Federal government will probably be shutdown since the US budget didn’t pass. The first after...

Who gets what, when and how

A lot of political analysts these days are saying pork is unique to the Philippines. This is not true. All legislative bodies have theirs....

In defense of Congress, the institution

I spent almost 10 years in Philippine Congress (both chambers) as a congressional staff and I have always been a student of legislatures. I...

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...