ON January 6th, the Feast of the Epiphany, the church will celebrate the biblical event where the Magi, also called the Three Wise Men or Three Kings, traveled from the East to pay homage to the newborn King, Jesus Christ. Many believe that this is the date when the Christmas season officially ends, being the end of the traditional 12 days of Christmas. Although, according to the Roman Catholic liturgical calendar, Ordinary Time doesn’t officially begin until the Monday after the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, which (usually) falls on the Sunday after Epiphany (January 6th).
“Nung naging Presidente si Mayor Duterte talagang nagkaroon ng malayang pamamahayag ang ating mga journo (When Mayor Duterte became President, journalists really had more freedom of expression)," Mangudadatu, whose wife and 57 other people including journalists were killed in the 2009 Maguindanao massacre, said.
While our faith and trust in the Almighty can certainly do wonders in attaining a positive outlook, many sociologists think that the Filipinos’ “bahala na” attitude and the belief in fate – that all that happens in life is in accordance with divine will, that something better awaits everyone – can also hinder one’s ability and determination to strive to do the best.
Congratulations are in order for the National Parks Development Committee (NPDC), headed by its executive director Penelope Belmonte, for the successful and efficient handling of hundreds of thousands of parkgoers who trooped to the Luneta Park during the holidays.
A TOTAL of 1,144 beggars roaming the streets of Metro Manila since last December 11 have been rescued, majority of them turned over to government authorities by the police, National Capital Region Police Office chief, Director Guillermo Lorenzo T. Eleazar reported yesterday.
WITH 9 days to go before the 2019 mid-term election period, Philippine National Police chief, Director General Oscar D. Albayalde yesterday said more anti-criminality checkpoints have been put up in Metro Manila and other parts of the country as part of their measures to arrest the flow of unauthorized firearms and other deadly weapons that could be used to sow violence.
g. Hear and decide administrative cases filed against naval architects for the violation of this Act, its implementing rules and regulations, or the Code of Ethics and Professional Standards. Any decision must be concurred in by majority of the Board. The decision of the Board may be appealed to the commission within fifteen (15) days from notice, otherwise such decision shall be final and executory;” (Binigyang-diin)
Maliban sa termino ni Comm. Sid Lapeña kung saan pulos ‘up-and-up’ ang ‘monthly average collection’ ng Aduana, ngayon lang ulit nangyari sa Aduana -- sa termino ni Comm. Jagger -- na mula sa ‘collection deficit’ ‘nag-rebound’ agad ang koleksyon nito sa loob lang ng isang buwan at nagrehistro pa nga ng ‘surplus.’