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It was a shock to learn yesterday, Monday, that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) revoked the corporate registration of…

Malacañang and the Ortega murder case

The release from detention of former Palawan governor Joel T. Reyes last week sparked a national controversy, with no less…

Hard lessons from the storms

The three consecutive severe tropical depressions that battered Palawan during the holidays put to test the baseline capability of our…

A Call for Support

At least 11 persons have reportedly died from the onslaught of severe tropical storm Vinta last week, the victims coming…

The politics of sewage

The fact is that there was no viable storm drainage system in place in Puerto Princesa City when Urduja dumped…

Deadly highway

Last week, three people died in yet another vehicular accident on the national highway in Barangay Salvacion. The fatalities were…

Unanswered questions on the drugs war

President Rodrigo Duterte this week issued a memorandum redeploying the Philippine National Police (PNP) back into the drugs war, the…

Threatening our democracy

Presidential spokesman Harry Roque has stated that the Palace views the clamor of some supporters of President Rodrigo Duterte to…

Crocodiles in our midst

As we write this, authorities are still searching for 12-year old Esnida Laja-Laja of Barangay Catagupan, Balabac. She was last…