Despite the misgivings and maneuverings of the Republican right in the United States, the US-Cuba agreement is a genuine breakthrough.
The sad saga of the Metro Rail Transit continues. The latest from the Hong Kong inspectors of the MRT was that the broken rails of the network spell sure disaster.
American has spoken, and the Philippines can only nod. That, in a nutshell, is where we find ourselves yet again.
They scaled the back wall, explosives strapped to their bodies, high-powered firearms in hand. They slipped into the main hall undetected, and quickly went up the stage. They then opened fire on their enemy: an assembly of unarmed students.
When a whole division of the Sandigabayan asks to be excused from trying a highly controversial plunder case, one is tempted to ask: Isn’t that precisely what an antigraft court was created to do?