The Sona that shunned glitz–and where Erap joined the queue

The story goes that Ifugao Rep. Teddy Baguilat Jr. not only endured the artificial arctic climate inside the Batasang Pambansa session hall in traditional wear that barely covered his back, chest and legs for two hours, while President Duterte delivered his first State of the Nation Address. Baguilat, who was chosen House minority leader just […] The post The Sona that shunned … [Read more...]

Minority Dem delegates frustrated with ‘Bernie or Bust’

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As most Democrats rally around Hillary Clinton, the lingering "Bernie or Bust" movement is stirring frustration at the party's convention among delegates of color, who say they're upset at the refusal of the Vermont senator's most fervent backers to fall in line. The post Minority Dem delegates frustrated with ‘Bernie or Bust' appeared first on Inquirer News. ...read more … [Read more...]

Trump has a record of siding with Putin on key issues

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Donald Trump has refused to condemn Russia's military takeover of Ukraine's Crimean Peninsula, saying if elected he would consider recognizing it as Russian territory, in the latest of a series of statements that have raised eyebrows about the Republican candidate's intentions toward the Kremlin. The post Trump has a record of siding with Putin on key issues appeared first on … [Read more...]

‘Run while you have the light of day’–Sr. Mary John Mananzan

Who would have thought Sr. Mary John Mananzan, OSB, that exemplar of the Church Militant, plays Candy Crush? “And Sudoku, too,” the Benedictine nun says with a grin. “Crossword puzzles. Kina-cut ko pa 'yung sa Inquirer. Dahil may iPad na ako ngayon, computer games naman. Kung nasa traffic ako, at least di ako irritable. A […] The post ‘Run while you have the light of day'–Sr. … [Read more...]

‘Run while you have the light of day’–Sr. Mary John Mananzan

Who would have thought Sr. Mary John Mananzan, OSB, that exemplar of the Church Militant, plays Candy Crush? “And Sudoku, too,” the Benedictine nun says with a grin. “Crossword puzzles. Kina-cut ko pa 'yung sa Inquirer. Dahil may iPad na ako ngayon, computer games naman. Kung nasa traffic ako, at least di ako irritable. A […] The post ‘Run while you have the light of day'–Sr. … [Read more...]

Road rage suspect car found in Nueva Vizcaya; Headed for Bataan or Manila?

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The police on Thursday recovered the car used by Vhon Martin Tanto, the suspect in a road rage shooting murder in Quiapo, Manila, on Monday, and learned that Tanto was headed for Bataan. Tanto left the red Hyundai Eon at a relative's house in Aritao town on Wednesday, said Chief Insp. Joberman Videz, Aritao police chief. The car was found parked near the farm house of … [Read more...]

Road rage suspect car found in Nueva Vizcaya; Headed for Bataan or Manila?

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The police on Thursday recovered the car used by Vhon Martin Tanto, the suspect in a road rage shooting murder in Quiapo, Manila, on Monday, and learned that Tanto was headed for Bataan. Tanto left the red Hyundai Eon at a relative's house in Aritao town on Wednesday, said Chief Insp. Joberman Videz, Aritao police chief. The car was found parked near the farm house of … [Read more...]

Gina, miners trade barbs

Environment Secretary Gina Lopez on Thursday accused the Chamber of Mines of the Philippines (COMP) of twisting official poverty data to serve its members' interests. The post Gina, miners trade barbs appeared first on Inquirer News. ...read more … [Read more...]

Babies should get hepa-B vaccine

On World Hepatitis Day, the Department of Health (DOH) urged new mothers and pregnant women to have their infants vaccinated against hepatitis B from birth to lessen the risk of infection. The post Babies should get hepa-B vaccine appeared first on Inquirer News. ...read more … [Read more...]