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PECO’s legal action a futile exercise

DOES Panay Electric Co. (PECO) really think that by filing a petition for writ of preliminary injunction or temporary restraining order (TRO) against More...

Church-State relation in the Spanish era

THE 1987 Constitution of the Philippines (Article II, Section 6) declares: “The separation of Church and State shall be inviolable.”With only six days left...

The ‘Last Sermon’ for the apathetic society

THE Germans first heard “The Last Sermon” delivered by Lutheran pastor Friedrich Gustav Emil Martin Niemöller (1892-1984) on Jan. 6, 1946 before an attentive,...

PECO has no choice but honor the law

THIS WRITER has been hoping that with the approval of the law (Republic Act 11212) granting More Electric and Power Corp. (MORE Power) the...

Reviewing basic hypertension

HAVING survived a number of bouts with hypertension, I have learned to cope with the disease and to minimize its occurrence. Thanks to my...

A Filipina nanny in Saudi Arabia

THE TYPICAL Filipina nanny in Saudi Arabia is well-respected even in the homes of princes and princesses.So said our informant, Kristine Dela Peña of...

The law calls for MORE-PECO teamwork

“PARTING is such sweet sorrow,” says a goodbye line from Juliet to Romeo in William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet. What makes their sorrowful...

Miss Universe and the question ‘why’

THIS corner salutes Miss Universe Catriona Gray for challenging the Duterte government to "readjust" its focus on why children commit crimes, not on lowering...

From carnivore to semi-vegetarian

IN MY childhood years in Antique, my late mother would often come home from the market with fresh beef which she would cook on...

The ‘loss’ of Loren Legarda

IT’S A LOSS that could turn Sen. Loren Legarda into first lady representative of the lone district of Antique. It’s truly good for her...

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