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TIMESMAN | Psychiatric test, anyone?

AN official of the City Social Services Development Office (CSSDO) revealed that some unscrupulous individuals took advantage of relief goods intended for flood victims of Typhoon Vinta by pretending to be victims, although they were not actually affected by the

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TIMESMAN | Confusing probe

THE INTER-AGENCY Anti-Task Force ruled out arson as the cause of fire that gutted the homegrown NCCC Mall at the corner of Maa Road and Mac Arthur Highway on Dec. 23, last year.

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TIMESMAN| Good or bad news?

THE ACCEPTANCE of the President on the resignation of Vice Mayor Paulo Z. Duterte may surprise many people especially critics of this administration who always believe that those in power

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TIMESMAN| Unprecedented gesture

JANUARY was the month when my Nanay brought me into this world. Of the six siblings I am the only one left living. They died years apart including our parents.

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TIMESMAN| Christmas tragedies

WHEN someone in the family dies due to aging or disease, the feeling of sadness among those who are left behind is sometimes bearable because they know the coming loss ofa relative.

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TIMESMAN| What a small world!

FRANKLY, we have been in this corner for quiet a time now but except for Vic Sumalinog on my right side whose column “Rough Cut” is coming out regularly rain or shine in the TIMES issues

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TIMESMAN| Retirement age

THE REQUEST of barangay health workers to Mayor Inday Sara to increase the mandatory retirement age of health front-liners from 60 to 65 must be acted upon intelligently by department heads

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TIMESMAN| Worst traffic ever!

OUR DRIVING from our new place at Damosa to the downtown area last Wednesday was the worst ever I experienced in my more than 50 years of holding the steering wheel.

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TIMESMAN| SSS membership

WOULD you believe that the monthly pension I am receiving now from the Social Security System (SSS) is almost double of what the minimum wage I was receiving when I was still an ordinary employee?

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TIMESMAN| (In)Accurate reporting

MEDIA PEOPLE are sometime not accurate in reporting. I am not saying all but most of us make mistakes and apologize in public later to correct that incorrect reporting.

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