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Protecting fishing grounds

STOPPING illegal fishing is one of the priorities of the new director of the Iloilo Police Provincial Office, Police Colonel Roland Vilela. The provincial...

On our toes all the time

WHAT’S the prize for efforts to mitigate or manage disaster risks? According to former Office of Civil Defense chief Alexander Pama during the recent...

Clean up, fix and conserve

PROCLAMATION No. 244 declares the month of September as National Clean-Up Month and the 17th to the 23rd of September of each year as...

Mouths to feed

THE NUMBER of families who experienced hunger slightly increased in the second quarter of 2019, a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey showed. In its...

Never take for granted our teachers

SEPTEMBER is National Teachers Month. It highlights the value of teachers in Philippine society.This observance was formalized by Proclamation No....

Food disaster

IT’S THE start of the rice harvest season (September). It is also the beginning of the end of the so-called tigkiriwi season. The...

Wishing for a food-secure PH

TWO YEARS ago, the government’s economic managers pushed for more rice importation to temper the rising prices of the staple food.

Mental

THERE WERE five incidents of suicide that this paper reported last month. Could there be more such cases but were just not recorded by...

Service, honor and justice

LAST week, 400 police recruits took oath as members of the Philippine National Police in Camp Delgado, Iloilo City. Surely, they must be very...

Emotional and psychological torture

VICTIMS of enforced disappearances are called desaparecidos. Iloilo has at least two. The most prominent are Ilonggo activists Maria Luis Posa-Dominado and Nilo Arado. Twelve...

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