MEL STA.MARIA | Is constitutional integrity in danger because of the SET Resolution? Tue, Nov 24, 2015, 12:13 AM | MEL STA.MARIA
OPINION | Shutting out refugees after Paris attacks plays into IS’s hand Fri, Nov 20, 2015, 9:41 AM | Anne Hammerstad, Reuters
MARIE YUVIENCO | The Poe Ruling: What It Means Thu, Nov 19, 2015, 6:22 PM | Marie Yuvienco
JESSICA ZAFRA | Art auctions are a spectator sport Mon, Nov 23, 2015, 12:22 AM | JESSICA ZAFRA
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BREAKING NEWS as of Sun, Nov 29, 2015, 8:22 PM US Planned Parenthood shooter spoke of 'no more baby parts' Saudi women candidates begin first-ever campaigns for public office 'THERE IS NO PLANET B' | Worldwide rallies demand action on climate change GOTCHA! | Abu Sayyaf man tagged in Sabah kidnappings nabbed in Sulu after road crash Ma's South China Morning Post takeover a double-edged sword POST-PARIS ATTACKS | How to show solidarity with 'all the oppressed' against 'terror from below' CLIMATE TALKS, THE ABC'S | Know your AOSIS from your ALBA FOCUS | Climate change and conflict, a perfect storm IMF poised to put Chinese yuan in elite currency basket Southern Leyte needs P425.6 million to prevent landslides, falling rocks along national roads Family feud eyed in slaying of couple in Pangasinan Tunisia names 3 suspects wanted over bus bombing Nearly 1,000 'security risks' denied entry to France since Paris attacks Pagasa: Northeast monsoon, tail-end of cold front to bring rains on Sunday Bishop Federico Escaler, brave pastor in places of conflict, dies at 93
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16 Dagupan farmers get P5,700 to P33,000 insurance for crop losses due to typhoons Kabayan, Lando Lufthansa wage accord for 30,000 ground staff Negros organic farmers festival sales reach P1.6 million SSS posts 10% growth in contributions, collects P98.26B in 9 months Biggest solar power plant in Cebu province to rise in Toledo City Moody's stress test shows PHL banking system one of most resilient to crisis COCKTALES | BIR name-and-shame ad: Charlene Gonzales, Ayala execs with tax issues can't be found
FORTRESS EUROPE? 8 possible changes in wake of Nov. 13 Paris attacks 9:21 am | Cesar Polvorosa Jr., Special to InterAksyon.com The need to build a Fortress Europe as a bulwark of the continent against an increasingly serious and ultimately existential threat has gained once more an extreme sense of urgency in this current era. We can identify and analyze the broad repercussions from the tragic events of November 13.
MEL STA.MARIA | Is constitutional integrity in danger because of the SET Resolution? 12:13 am | MEL STA.MARIA Even if the constitutional natural-citizenship provision in the Constitution is unclear and interpretation is needed, guidance for its implementation may be sought from the discussions of the provision when it was being deliberated.
COCKTALES | Ex-PAL prexy battles a Duavit for Congress; GMA, Chavit, Toby, Floirendo run unopposed 5:34 pm | Vic Agustin Retired Philippine Airlines president Avelino Zapanta has been bitten by the political bug quite seriously. He had decided to go in his very first political foray, right in his Rizal hometown, against the very established Duavit family.
JESSICA ZAFRA | Art auctions are a spectator sport 12:22 am | JESSICA ZAFRA You can hold a debate on whether the Philippines is rich or poor, but if art auctions are your indicator then this country is rolling in money like a bad actress in a scene from a Joey Gosiengfiao movie.
PUBLISHED | Sen. Bam Aquino's concurring opinion on the SET's decision on Grace Poe 10:18 am | InterAksyon.com Here is Sen. Bam Aquino's concurring opinion on the Senate Electoral Tribunal's recent decision to dismiss a petition to disqualify Sen. Grace Poe on the basis of her questioned citizenship.
PUBLISHED | Justice Brion's dissenting opinion on the SET ruling on Poe DQ petition 7:36 pm | InterAksyon.com Here is Supreme Court Associate Justice Arturo D. Brion's dissenting opinion on the ruling of the Senate Electoral Tribunal on the petition to disqualify Senator Mary Grace Poe Llamanzares from the position of Senator of the Republic.
COCKTALES | Good news, bad news: Condo rents may correct next year amid oversupply 3:27 pm | Victor C. Agustin For condo renters in Makati, Ortigas and the Fort squeezed by monthly payments, the market is about to turn and give you some relief, according to the international real estate consulting firm Colliers.
OPINION | Shutting out refugees after Paris attacks plays into IS’s hand 9:41 am | Anne Hammerstad, Reuters If we are to learn from both history and the Paris attacks, we should focus our efforts on streamlining and increasing quotas for the resettlement of Syrian refugees... Helping refugees is a humanitarian duty. To do so well is also in Europe's security interests.
MARIE YUVIENCO | The Poe Ruling: What It Means 6:22 pm | Marie Yuvienco The SET decision is definitely not the last word on the rights of foundlings. Citizenship is not a political issue; it is a legal issue that will have to be tackled by the Supreme Court in a proper case filed before it.
MEL STA.MARIA | SET decision on Poe's citizenship unsettling rather than comforting 10:57 am | MEL STA. MARIA The SET decision throwing out the petition questioning Senator Grace Poe's citizenship is an uncomfortable one. The number of votes and the members either voting for or against the petition are causes for serious concern. I hope this reaches the Supreme Court, which can decide on it with finality.
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COCKTALES | Besides P18.8-B IPO, P2.8-B upside may go straight to Wenceslao 3:03 pm | Victor C. Agustin Construction magnate Delfin Wenceslao Jr. could win a P2.8-billion bonus for himself should there be a strong demand for the shares of his construction and property development company ahead of the December 8 listing.
JESSICA ZAFRA | The 12 Signs of Stressmas 11:41 pm | JESSICA ZAFRA You need to buy presents for your entire barangay, to show your goodwill and keep the peace all through the year, even when you feel like firing rockets at the people who sing karaoke at full volume all day.