By Michael L. Tan
More than 22,000 people packed the Araneta Coliseum last Sunday to watch this year’s UAAP (University Athletic Association of the Philippines) cheerdance competition. Many more people, maybe reaching a million, followed the competition on television, through live and delayed telecasts.
By Amando Doronila
Before Manilans could make the sign of the cross, they were shocked by the news that urban developers had started dismantling one of the few remaining historical landmarks of Manila—the Army-Navy Club on the edge of Quirino Grandstand just across from the equally iconic Manila Hotel.
By Cielito F. Habito
Indications of a fundamental strengthening of the economy.
By Conrado de Quiros
The forging of the Bangsamoro curbs the “human cost” of the conflict.
By Rina Jimenez-David
Today, expect snarky comments about “overpreparedness.”