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GUEST EDITORIAL| ASEAN takes the spotlight in PPI’s 21st National Press Forum

NOW on its 53rd year as the country’s national association of newspapers, the Philippine Press Institute (PPI)

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NUNOT SA ALISNGAW SA KAPE|  Unsay giyerahon sa China?

MORA ug kulang ang akong adlaw kaniadtong milabay nga Domingo. Human sa among pagsimba wa ko’y nadawat

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THE PEN| Martial Law and the peace process

THE MAUTE group’s siege of Marawi City last Tuesday must have been the final straw that pushed President Rodrigo Duterte to declare Martial Law throughout the island of Mindanao.

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CLOSE TO HOME| What if it is you?

IN MY previous articles, I have emphasized how crucial it is for us, adults, to be watchful with our own words, especially when we are facing children.

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FAMILY MATTERS| Safety first

MAY 23, 2017, the president of the Philippines declared the whole island of Mindanao under the state of Martial Law. When people woke up the next day, varying reactions

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ROUGH CUTS|Why the entire Mindanao

BEFORE we forget we are extending our congratulations to Leslae Kay C. Mantilla from Panabo City who graduated from the University of Mindanao’s College of Education.

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EDITORIAL| Keep the ghosts out

TO THOSE old enough to experience Martial Law during the time of the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos, the chilling effect of the present one cannot be denied. Add to this

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EDITORIAL: Knee-jerk reaction

BEFORE anything else, it is within the ambit of the executive department’s functions to declare martial law in any part of the country. It’s not President Rodrigo Duterte

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ROUGH CUTS| Are the LTFRB and the LTO getting paranoid?

WE STRONGLY subscribe to the idea of neophyte senator Sherwin Gatchalian for the government to absorb the cost of the Feed-in-Tariff Allowance (FIT-All) being added

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ROUGH CUTS|People wanting in recognition

WE DO not know exactly whether or not those killed or arrested in recent drug buy-bust operations in Davao City are local residents or from neighboring areas in Mindanao.

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