Mass housing program

October 01, 2019
WITH so many people still in the grip of grinding poverty, homelessness remains a major headache of national and local government authorities in various parts of the country.

Begging for help

September 30, 2019
I did not know that “land grabbing” existed until it happened to us – something we never thought would ever happen to anyone until I started receiving letters from cities nationwide begging for help.

Time to amend FIA

September 30, 2019
Any law must be serially reviewed, updated, and made relevant to current realities; otherwise, it would become meaningless or, worse, counter-productive.

Senator Pia’s ‘Greta’ act

September 30, 2019
IN coming out with a bold committee report imposing higher taxes on alcohol and e-cigarettes and heated tobacco products, Senator Pia Cayetano practically did a “Greta Thunberg” to liquor and tobacco companies who intensely lobbied in and out of the Senate to get a lower tax on their products.

PNP assures DU30 it could manage PNPA, NPTI better

September 30, 2019
PRIOR to the official ceremonies leading to the turnover of the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA) supervision to the PNP from the Philippine Public Safety College on Monday, senior PNP officials had already briefed President Duterte on the transition plan they will be implementing to better come up with an ideal training course for PNPA recruits.

PNP officially takes over PNPA from PPSC today

September 29, 2019
THE Department of Interior and Local Government-Philippine National Police will officially assume supervision of the PNP Academy (PNPA) from the Philippine Public Safety Company with DILG Secretary Eduardo M. Año and PNP chief, General Oscar D. Albayalde leading the ceremonies at the PNPA headquarters in Camp General Mariano Castañeda in Silang, Cavite.

Home-grown talents

September 28, 2019
VARIOUS quarters, including government officials, concede that home-grown artists and other entertainers, such as musicians, singers, actors and actresses, are among our treasures.

Reforming erring cops

September 27, 2019
THE Filipino people, including the millions of ordinary citizens across the country, want to know who in the 175,000-member Philippine National Police (PNP) are involved in illegal activities.