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Woes of a vaccine recipient

IT took me almost five hours waiting in line to get the first dose of vaccine against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19). I felt...

The kind of hope that Easter brings

EASTER is supposed to usher in new hope, a new lease on life, to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ. But when you hear...

Where do we go from here?

WE’RE back to stricter restrictions in Metro Manila and nearby provinces starting today until Easter Sunday. The situation is far worse now than before...

A failure of intelligence

THE legal profession in the country is under siege. Lawyers smell trouble in the recent move by the Philippine National Police (PNP) to secure...

Spike in Covid-19 cases not just due to quarantine fatigue

IT may sound strange that confirmed cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) began rising again on the same week that the initial shipments...

Negligence in Covid-19 vaccine delay

AS the Philippines officially rolls out today, March 1, its national vaccination program against the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), it should not sweep some...

Time to revisit law on premature campaigning

INCUMBENT legislators would do the country a great service if they seriously take a closer look at a provision in Republic Act (RA) 9369...

Misplaced compassion

THE Supreme Court’s unanimous decision granting the full retirement benefits of the late chief justice Renato Corona, despite his impeachment in 2012, is quite...

Child car seats: Added cost, necessary expense

THE deferment of the implementation of the “Child Safety in Motor Vehicles Act” does not mean that the two-year-old law is taking a back...

Cha-cha: Wrong move at the wrong time

THE allies of President Rodrigo Duterte have not learned from previous failed attempts to tinker with the 1987 Constitution, making it easy to suspect...

Trump’s top diplomat joins Fox News

Donald Trump's top diplomat Mike Pompeo has been hired to appear on Fox News as a "contributor," the conservative cable news channel said Thursday. "I...

Duterte honors selfless Covid-19 frontliners on Day of Valor

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte paid tribute to healthcare workers and other frontliners battling the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, as the country commemorates Araw ng...

‘No strings attached’ to China’s vaccine donations — Lorenzana

THERE are no strings attached to China's donation of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) vaccines such as the Philippines giving up its sovereign rights to...

Security forces search Myanmar protest district room by room

YANGON: People barricaded in a Yangon neighborhood overnight said on Tuesday that Myanmar security forces searched their homes room by room for anti-coup protesters,...

Royal family says Harry, Meghan racism charges ‘concerning’

LONDON: Buckingham Palace said Tuesday that allegations of racism made earlier this week by Prince Harry and Meghan were “concerning" and would be addressed...
 

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