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Challenge the impossible

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In a reversal that astounds, the Philippines has been the focus of positive and exciting news. It used to be that the most prevalent of commentaries heaped on both Filipinos and the Philippines centered on two societal cancers – corruption and poverty. Then, stemming from that corruption and poverty would flow a myriad of horror [...]

Posted: January 24th, 2013 in Columns,Viewpoints | Read More »

P-Noy and the media

We welcome President Aquino’s serial criticism of specific media practices, especially when it bases itself on principles that bind the work of journalists everywhere. It comes, so to speak, with the territory. But we must decline to accept his evolving theory of news; despite his good intentions, his concept is based on an unfortunate misunderstanding [...]

Posted: August 2nd, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Editorial | Read More »

Dealing with the bad news

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I thought of writing yet another article on the good news hiding behind the aggregate numbers of the second quarter economic slowdown, as there’s indeed much more to cite, enough to fill one more article. But lest I begin to be labeled a “prophet of boom,” I instead decided to take a closer and critical [...]

Posted: September 13th, 2011 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

The ‘good news’ and ‘bad news’

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WITHIN A news cycle of 24 hours, the front page of the Inquirer was a jumble of “good news” and “bad news,” illustrating the impossibility of managing news to suit the desires of the government. The mosaic of the front page of the news in Tuesday’s edition of the Inquirer alone was mind-boggling and a [...]

Posted: May 11th, 2011 in Columnists,Columns,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

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  • The wonders of ‘Dok Alternatibo’
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  • Sports

  • Gallant Gilas takes Croats to overtime before losing
  • San Mig star Yap joins Gilas cheering section
  • World Cup is Alapag’s final stint with PH 5
  • Lions get back at Blazers for solo lead
  • Tams, Eagles boost Final Four bids with tight wins
  • Lifestyle

  • Roberto Chabet tribute: “What does it all matter, as long as the wounds fit the arrows?”
  • Why Manila’s high society is in shock over Dalia Guerrero-Pastor
  • Daughter, sister and now, caregiver
  • At 85, widow proves elderly still nation-builders
  • Naty Crame Rogers’ Sala Theater is back
  • Entertainment

  • Kiddie poster tilt gets ball rolling
  • Echosmith: Cool kids personified
  • Fil-Am manages director of potential hit franchise
  • Troubled actor backslides, crashes in rehab
  • It’s Tommy’s turn to go on ‘attack’ mode in ‘Mrs. Real’
  • Business

  • Auction of smuggled garlic brings in P4.7M for Customs
  • Aristocrat lords over food sector
  • Tarlac farmers look El Niño in the eye
  • Tabacalera finds right blend of tradition, innovation
  • Drug company recalls Eye-Mo drops
  • Technology

  • ‘Internet fasting’—returning to the real world
  • PH ranks 8th in Ice Bucket Challenge participation
  • Google tests using drones to deliver goods
  • DigiTech conference, Best of Anime to keep September busy
  • Bill vs techy intruders mistaken as anti-selfie bill
  • Opinion

  • Editorial Cartoon, August 31, 2014
  • ‘Light’ comes to village
  • Humanizing the bureaucracy
  • Fortified legislature
  • Bridging cultures, time and sensibility
  • Global Nation

  • Coast guards’ defense in case of Taiwan fisherman: Who died?
  • Filipino priest accused of sex abuse in New Jersey parish
  • Filipino teaches kids math in the Bahamas
  • Filipino-Canadian finds fun opportunities in PH
  • Indonesian teacher Saur Marlina Manurung turns forest into ‘school for life’
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