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Worth the wait

The highly vaunted De La Salle Green Archers didn’t look impressive in their first game versus the defending champs Far Eastern University Tamaraws in...

A real mega fight

Forget about the supposed marquee fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin at the moment because the promoters are still finding ways to make...

Wesley So, ‘American’ or still Filipino?

Is he or is he not? Wesley So, that is, is he an American or not an American now? This question stems from So representing the...

BNPP is a monument to national shortsightedness

THE Bataan Nuclear Power Plant (BNPP) is about as useful to the Philippines as a ski resort, and the country ought to stop wasting...

Sustainability in our daily lives

About a year ago, during the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit, world leaders adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, which includes a set...

When terror strikes

One gets a massage to relax, not to kill people. Apparently, someone decided it was a good night to rip bodies apart. And so...

Options for 11-M TNTs in the US

It is widely expected, almost a given, that immigrants – especially the unauthorized, overstaying, unlawfully present ones in the United States – will find...

Blurring the message

Despite its many faults and flaws, the Duterte administration at times deserves our collective support. Friday night’s explosion in Davao City is an incident...

MVP is underpaid chairman of the board

THE Bureau of Internal Revenue ranks the top 500 taxpayers by their annual tax payments which it posts on its website. It omitted from...

The Asean risk intelligence challenge

Even before the Asean Economic Community was officially established last year, Deloitte member firms in Southeast Asia had been working closely with one another...

Two former Japan cruise ship passengers die – media

TOKYO: Two former passengers of the coronavirus-wracked Diamond Princess have died, local media reported on Thursday, as fears mount about those who have left...

South Korea coronavirus cult cluster spikes

SEOUL: A cluster of novel coronavirus infections centered on a cult church in the South Korean city of Daegu leaped to 39 cases Thursday,...

DepEd lifts suspension on off-campus events

THE Department of Education (DepEd) announced that all national, regional, and off-campus activities which were suspended due to the threat of the coronavirus disease...

DOJ orders probe into killing of ex- BuCor legal chief

THE Department of Justice on Thursday  directed the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) to investigate the killing of an official of the Bureau of...

American charged for trafficking, child abuse, faces kidnapping rap, too

AN arrest warrant for kidnapping was served to an American while attending a court hearing for a trafficking case in Pasay, the National Bureau of...