Comelec: Voter registration extension ‘likely’

By The Commission on Elections (Comelec) is likely to extend the voter registration period beyond this month, its spokesman said on Tuesday.Comelec spokesman James Jimenez said the poll body's en banc would discuss the extension on Wednesday, Sept. 29.“After...

The Prince does not care for respect

Sen. Richard Gordon, chairman of the Senate blue ribbon committee, says Rodrigo Roa Duterte “is not a president people can respect.” He said this after Duterte vilified the Senate for inquiring into the Executive’s suspicious handling of billions of pesos in...

Breaking legal barriers to boost defenses

This week the Philippines will restart its Marine Corps bilateral exercises, called “Kamandag,” with the United States, its only military ally and former colonial master.

SHIT in the time of COVID

The following was forwarded to me, and instead of trashing it because of its title and its unknown origin (although its references are mostly Christian), I gave it a chance—and I am thankful I did.

Again, the issue on the Separation of Church and State

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) came out with A Pastoral Letter and A Call to Prayer on July 16 appealing to the Filipinos to pray for the country because of the threat of abuses to freedom due to the signing of the Anti-Terrorism Law on July 3.

Duterte thinks face shields can be used for ’10, 15 years’

Duterte thinks face shields can be used for ’10, 15 years’

By President Rodrigo Duterte on Monday claimed face shields could be used for more than a decade if used with care, before being corrected by Health Secretary Francisco Duque III.In a Talk to the People address, Duterte claimed the plastic material being used in face...

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1 dead as cargo ship capsizes at Ormoc port

The Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) Eastern Visayas has started its investigation of the ill-fated M/V Lite Ferry 3 that capsized at the port of Ormoc City, Leyte claiming the life of a crew member.

IATF places Abra, Baguio, Bohol under strict GCQ

The Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Emerging Infectious Diseases has placed Abra, Baguio and Bohol under general community quarantine (GCQ) with heightened restrictions, Palace spokesman Harry Roque said.

Salcedo Auctions The Well Appointed Life 2021

Salcedo Auctions The Well Appointed Life 2021

By Dexter R. Matilla Blue Harbor by Jose Joya Oftentimes life comes at you bringing unexpected change that while seemingly scary, can actually be an opportunity to reinvent oneself. It is not lost on anyone that the current global situation has enabled most to assess...

ITZY goes nuts with ‘LOCO’

K-pop whiz kids ITZY made a statement comeback on Friday with the release of their first full-length album, “Crazy in Love,” and the music video for its title track, “LOCO.”

Communication and democracy webinar tackles youth vote on Sept. 8

Communication and democracy webinar tackles youth vote on Sept. 8

Recognizing the importance of the youth vote ahead of the 2022 national elections, the Philippines Communication Society (PCS), in cooperation with the University of the Philippines' internet TV network, TVUP, is mounting “Bata, Bata Mulat KNB? The Youth Vote in...