Pantawid pasada

MARIING nanawagan ang dating MMDA Chair at pambatong senador ng administrasyon na si Francis Tolentino para sa pagpapalawak ng Pantawid Pasada Program (PPP) para makinabang na rin dito ang mga tricycle “upang tulungan silang ibsan ang epekto ng taas-babang presyo ng gasolina.”

Ang ‘Nutriban’ ni Marcos

KATULAD ko noon, halos lahat ng mga estudyante sa mga pampublikong paaralan noong panahong Marcos ay nakatikim ng masustansiyang tinapay na kung tawagin ay “Nutriban (‘Nutribun’ sa salitang Ingles) at kasama ng Nutriban yung gatas na powdered, Klim na “tinataktak” ng mga guro sa papel na tinutupi ng bawat estudyante.

Kasanayan trabaho para sa Makatizens

IPINAHAYAG ni dating Bise Presidente at kandidato sa pagka-kongresista sa unang distrito ng Makati na si Jejomar Binay na magpapatupad siya ng mga programang magbibigay ng trabaho sa kanyang mga nasasakupan, katulad ng libreng skills training sa ilalim ng Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) sa pamamagitan ng scholarship grant.

So, who is now a ‘corrupt’ media organization and kudos, Comm. Jagger

FOR two columns now, Bobby Tiglao has been detailing the amount of foreign money that some purportedly “credible” and “respectable” media organizations have been receiving, all of them, unfortunately, coming from well-known conduits of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) such as the National Endowment for Democracy (NED), namely, the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility (CMFR), VERA Files and the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism.

Cuña others sued for graft

TEN Quezon City officials headed by city administrator, Aldrin C. Cuña, and a private contractor, were sued before the Ombudsman for graft, falsification of official documents and violation of the country’s procurement law involving the city’s ‘school signages project’ totalling more than P30 million.

Tolentino: Save earth, ban plastics

“LET’S encourage government offices to gradually ban the use of plastics and do regular cleanup activities,” former MMDA Chair and administration Senate bet Francis Tolentino proposed yesterday as he called for a “serious and concerted effort to encourage a culture that cares for the environment.”

P60M cigarettes seized in Zambo

THE ‘intelligence-driven’ anti-smuggling operation by the Bureau of Customs (BoC) resulted in the biggest apprehension of smuggled cigarettes in the so-called ‘Zambaluta’ (Zamboanga, Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-tawi) area in Mindanao on Tuesday.

Easing burden of bereaved makatizens

“Our city engineers, architects and urban planners have already drawn up a site development plan for the construction of the columbarium. Makatizens can look forward to a worry-free and cost-free yet decent way of laying their loved ones to rest,” Mayor Abby said.

‘Bayan Muna,’ hindi ‘Bayad Muna’

SA pinakahuling resulta ng ‘survey’ ng Pulse Asia para sa Senado na nabasa natin kahapon, “malinaw” ang ibinibigay nitong “mensahe” sa lahat, partikular na sa hanay ng mga kurimaw, agh, mga kritiko, ng administrasyong Dutere -- “wa epek” sa ating mga kababayan ang kanilang walang humpay na mga batikos at paninirang-puri sa ating pangulo at sa mga kandidatong sumusuporta sa kanyang mga programa.

Is the ‘Narcovideo’ one grand deception?

For how can they, when by now, most Filipinos have finally awokened to the fact that they have been victims of a massive and unceasing ‘deception’ by the ‘Yellows’ for more than 30 years now (according to the estimate of patriot columnist, Ka Mentong Laurel) centered on extolling the fake “heroism” of Sen. Ninoy Aquino, the “tyranny” of the Marcos years and the “virtues” of their narrow version of democracy centered on the rule of the elite.

Level-up sa Makati

MULING tiniyak ni Makati Mayor Abby Binay na pangunahing prayoridad ng kanyang administrasyon ang edukasyon sa harap ng 1,220 mag-aaral na nagsipagtapos nitong Huwebes mula sa pitong public senior high school sa lungsod na nasa pangangasiwa ng Department of Education-Makati (DepEd Makati).