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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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  • Powerful Philippine Christian church celebrates 100 years
  • Israel: 12-hour Gaza cease-fire to start Saturday
  • Political prisoners to fast for 4 days until Sona
  • 2 Marinduque deaths hike ‘Glenda’ toll to 100
  • Health workers cited for ‘Yolanda’ relief work
  • Sports

  • Pirates hold off Generals
  • Blue Eagles seek 4th victory against Bulldogs today
  • Army, Air Force dispute PSL women’s title today
  • Great Petron beach volley start for FEU
  • Juico elected unanimously athletics president
  • Lifestyle

  • Russia: McDonald’s food has ‘too many calories’
  • Ballet Manila bares 19th season line-up
  • The ‘Cast’ phenomenon continues
  • Filipina lives her design dream in New York
  • Triszh reveals her Big Apple secrets
  • Entertainment

  • Mike Tyson eyes Jamie Foxx in movie about ex-champ
  • Colin Firth, Emma Stone riff on working with Woody
  • Jason Mraz sings about the heady pleasures of romance
  • Fifty Shades of Grey sizzles with movie trailer
  • Too much ‘retroactive remorse’ dilutes ‘Dyesebel’s’ finale
  • Business

  • What should Aquino’s Sona highlight?
  • IMF lowers growth forecast for PH
  • Stocks end flat
  • GT Capital sells P12B in bonds
  • Imports shrank 9.6% to $4.8B in May on lower oil shipments
  • Technology

  • PH slowest Internet speed in Asean
  • Marketers need to be in what Filipinos can’t live without
  • Apple, Samsung lose ground in cooling tablet market
  • China deletes Web reports on blow-up giant toad
  • Get paid for posting? Social networking’s new twist
  • Opinion

  • Editorial Cartoon, July 26, 2014
  • So’s gambit declined
  • Transparency and accountability
  • Old scam, new suit
  • On Calax and the DAP
  • Global Nation

  • Israel to help Filipinos flee Gaza Strip
  • PH Embassy offers condolences, help to family of twister victims
  • AFP awaits SC decision on Edca fate
  • Rules-based approach to sea row
  • PH moves one notch up in UN human dev’t report
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