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PEOPLE POWWOW: A misleading indicator of productivity

By HERBERT VEGOEACH time President Benigno Simeon “Noynoy” Aquino III paints a glowing picture of the country’s “prosperity” because of tuwid na daan, the...

WORM’S EYE VIEW: Hallmark of Hilmarc

BY ROMMEL YNIONLONG before this controversy swirled around the overpricing of Iloilo Convention Center (ICC), “No To Corruption” billboards dotted the landscape of Iloilo...

BRIDGES: There is no indecency about bikinis

BY SAMMY JULIANBIKINI contests are now outlawed in Iloilo City. This after the city council recently approved an ordinance banning such events.According to the...

ADVOCACY MINDANAO: On sending to jail former presidents

BY JESS DUREZAI HAD an animated talk with a friend who felt concerned that President Noynoy would be facing the same fate as former...

PEOPLE POWWOW: Raul Gonzalez Sr. was also a journalist

By HERBERT VEGOIN the wake of the death of former Justice secretary Raul Gonzalez Sr. Sunday night, we heard Ilonggos from all walks of life reminiscing...

WORM’S EYE VIEW: As I remember him

BY ROMMEL YNIONI CALL it my four o’clock habit. It’s the time I wake up each morning, come hell or high water. It’s as if there...

BRIDGES: A model politician among us

BY SAMMY JULIANMY trusted dictionary defines a politician as “a person engaged or interested in politics.”It also defines politics as the “science and art of government;...

RURAL UPDATE: Is Iloilo prepared for ASEAN?

BY JOHNNY NOVERAON July 29, 2014, we wrote of the APEC (Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation) Summit ministerial meetings to be held in Iloilo City in...

FAITH, HOIPE & CHARITY: Agricultural modernization

BY IKE SEÑERESIN the education sector, the perennial mantra referring to the shortage of resources is the lack of “classrooms, textbooks and teachers.”In the agricultural...

PEOPLE POWWOW: All is not lost for disabled seaman

BY HERBERT VEGOHERE’S how a puny, sick ship steward fought and won a legal battle against a giant shipping agency. Let this story inspire...

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