Quantcast
Home » local officials You are browsing entries tagged with “local officials”

Education in the clouds

By

For sheer adventure, I was led to a place where science is taught but is often contradicted by practice. I had heard news of a series of deaths that struck a grade school. The incidents were ascribed to the supernatural because three students died without a logical medical reason, and more of them manifested the same symptoms.

Posted: February 23rd, 2013 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Headline,Inquirer Opinion | Read More »

Illinois, PH

By

Filipinos weary of corrupt officials might find consolation (albeit consuelo de bobo or a fool’s consolation) by looking to the state of Illinois, where some 1,500 government officials have been convicted on corruption charges during the last 40 years. And if we are sick and tired of corrupt presidents, note that four Illinois governors have [...]

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

Advertisement

News

  • Drowning victims in Bulacan now 6
  • Mayor Binay says Makati City Hall 2 a world-class building
  • Bondal: Cakes, other buildings also overpriced in Makati
  • Emergency powers not needed to prevent power crisis in 2015 — PCCI
  • Binay should face Senate probe, says Cayetano
  • Sports

  • Cheers of ‘One Big Flop’ fuel Kiefer Ravena’s fire to burn UE
  • Ateneo edges UE anew
  • Is Donaire’s ALS ice bucket challenge the most creative yet?
  • Batang Gilas starts Fiba Asia U18 stint with rout of Jordan
  • SC stops tax court from collecting P3-B cash bond from Pacquiao couple
  • Lifestyle

  • Chilling spree: Tracing the roots of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
  • Fil-Am transgender model talks paranoia, coming out
  • Depression, the loneliest place to be
  • “Share a Coke” Philippines
  • Stylish hosts let the table talk
  • Entertainment

  • Derek Ramsay confirms he is married and has a son
  • 10 comments stern parent Jackie Chan has made about his son Jaycee
  • Celebrities in ‘Ice Bucket Challenge’ to fight disease
  • ‘Rurouni Kenshin’ returns with fiery martial style
  • Mariah Carey in Manila Oct. 28
  • Business

  • PSEi hits new high for 2014 at 7,096.49 despite ‘ghost month’
  • Century Properties Group sets pricing for multi-year retail bond offering
  • Philippines has lowest FDI among Asean members
  • BPI Family Bank to pioneer auto loan securitization
  • Andrew Tan’s Alliance Global Group to develop 12,000 hotel rooms by 2020
  • Technology

  • Makeup transformation craze getting creative, appalling
  • SC issues one-line tweet to welcome Jardeleza; others wary of new SC justice
  • Hacker targets info on MH370 probe
  • Mind your brand voice
  • The top 10 books on Apple’s iBooks
  • Opinion

  • In word and deed
  • Carlos IV, Manila, and smallpox
  • Forget the inn
  • Quezon of ‘QC’
  • No ‘party position’ on Cha-Cha
  • Global Nation

  • Italian envoy pleads not guilty to child abuse, trafficking raps
  • Want to marry a Filipina? Bill seeks additional requirements on foreign boyfriends
  • PH sends ship to Australian war games
  • Wanted Iranian dies in NBI custody
  • DFA hits harassment of PH fishers by Chinese
  • Marketplace
    Advertisement