FUNNIEST JOKE OF THE DAY Duterte will not be able to complete his term The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) today said “it is highly probable” that Duterte will not be able to complete his term as his acts … Continue reading CPP: DUTERTE OUSTER IS HIGHLY PROBABLE
Senator Antonio Trillanes is on a shopping spree for issues just so he could get into the limelight. Think of a publicity-hungry amok firing wild an Armalite so he can land in the headlines. BY ROGER M. BALANZA The latest … Continue reading THE DURIAN BEAT: TRILLANES RUNNING AMOK
BAHO NG MGA AQUINO LUMABAS DAHIL SA KRIS; BONG GO AT MOCHA USON DRAMA Continue reading KRIS AQUINO HAS 18 BOYFRIENDS?
QUO VADIS BOTBOT? A few Jetmatic manual pumps, a few low-power generating sets, a few kilometers of road gravelling projects, a tall promise of multi-million pesos in projects for every barangay captain, credit grabbing of the billion-peso Tagum City fly-over … Continue reading 50 years of TADECO, Floirendo legacy vs. Alvarez’s jetmatic pumps and road graveling
DUTERTE ADMINISTRATION NOT VIOLENT Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle was not referring to the administration of President Rodrigo R. Duterte when he took a swipe at “violent, cocky kings” in his Palm Sunday sermon, Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador … Continue reading Panelo: Tagle’s ‘violent, arrogant kings’ remark not for PRRD
KINGS DEVOID OF HUMILITY LORDING OVER THE COUNTRY Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle, the head of the country’s Catholic hierarchy, slammed “boastful and violent” modern-day “kings”, in a mass at the Manila Cathedral as Christians celebrated Palm Sunday. March 25. … Continue reading CARDINAL TAGLE WARNS VS. “BOASTFUL, VIOLENT KINGS”
DUTERTE PUTS END TO BLOODY POLICE CAMPAIGN VERSUS DRUGS BY ROGER M. BALANZA There is an upside to the case of a South Korean businessman allegedly linked to illegal drugs who was kidnapped for ransom but eventually killed by elements … Continue reading NO MORE EXTRAJUDICIAL KILLINGS IN DUTERTE WAR ON DRUGS?
President Rodrigo Duterte blamed former president Benigno Aquino III for the death of the 44 Special Action Force (SAF) commandos in the Mamasapano massacre in Maguindanao province two years ago. Aquino “fed the policemen to the lion’s den,” a fuming … Continue reading DUTERTE BLAMES MAMASAPANO MASSACRE ON AQUINO
A BEHIND THE COUNTRY’S DRUG WOES Solicitor General Jose Calida said Senator Leila de Lima is “public enemy” for her inability to curb the illegal drug trade when she was still secretary of justice. “She allowed proliferation of drugs in … Continue reading CALIDA: DE LIMA IS ENEMY NUMBER ONE