Noynoy should have gotten tough with China, even if it did not end up saving any lives
ICG does not see breakaway group as major threat to peace
By driving a hard bargain with vulnerable solons, the Speaker helped the Palace double the original impeachment vote
The new ruling party will get the required votes. But at what cost?
They will rely on their traits as a people: collective resilience, effortless perfection
The AFP should take an active role in the planning for further contingencies in the region and treat that as a national security priority
The hope is that the US can gain a friendly Libya without having to send the Marines to Tripoli yet again
Despite the serious travel advisories from 7 foreign embassies and warning from a local terrorism think-tank that terrorist threats in the Philippines, particularly in Metro Manila, were imminent, the Philippine government downplayed those advisories and questioned the credibility of a think-tank to make warning. The military establishment even denied the clear and present danger of terrorist threat in the city, arguing that the information from which the travel advisories was based was raw and not yet validated.
EDITOR’S NOTE An author calling himself “boiledfrog” posted an article on the website of PROGUN in response to our story on gun proliferation in the Philippines. For the benefit of Newsbreak readers who have not seen the Progun article, we are republishing it in full. In an article entitled ‘Armed and dangerous: more civilians own guns [...]
The killings of fellow used car dealers have driven me to write a few tips on how ordinary car sellers—the ones most vulnerable to carjackers with killer instincts—can escape the sad fate of the Venson Evangelista, Emerson Lozano, the Gutierrez brothers, etc.
Before somebody else jumps the gun and blames climate change as the culprit behind the flooding in the city over the last few years, one better look into what happened in the city over the same period.
Philhealth’s capitation fund: yet another source of abuse?
Bogus claims haunt Philhealth
Compassionate care eludes post-abortion patients
Desperate women seek desperate measures
‘Hello, Garci’ officer returns to intel community
Leaked copy of PNoy’s ‘SONA’
Our Beijing envoy
Quiet protest at the DOTC
Your war, our fatal assumptions
Celebrating the power of the human spirit
Of book writing and Chocolate Kiss-ing
I could have done a Vargas