Solon: Sino fishers elbowing out Pinoys

“We have seen how China has repeatedly defied our sovereignty and yet our government remains muted and lackadaisical in its defense of our rights over the West Philippine Sea. This has emboldened China to continue its illegal actions in the area which include poaching and robbing our maritime resources. Mesa ng pamilyang Pilipino ang nawawalan ng pagkain dahil sa pagiging bulag, pipi at bingi ng gobyerno sa pagnanakaw at pang-aabuso ng China,” Alejano lamented.

Everybody must pitch in to save Manila Bay -- Loren

“We should have a sustainable restoration program for the Manila Bay which should include the strict enforcement of laws such as the Clean Water Act and the Ecological Solid Waste Management (ESWM) Act. We must ensure that the liquid waste from households and other establishments are treated before disposal and that solid waste are not thrown into its waters,” she added.

‘Leave your gun at home’

January 12, 2019
THE 150-day nationwide gun ban started past midnight yesterday with Philippine National Police chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde ordering all 17 police regional offices to strictly implement the Comelec prohibition on the unauthorized carrying of firearms and other deadly weapons in public to ensure the holding of safe, orderly and fair May 13 national and local elections.

Teachers group wants dialogue with Duterte

January 12, 2019
“I am willing to strike a deal in the presence of (Education) Secretary (Leonor) Briones sa mga maestra. You can choose the date January, bilisan lang ninyo (just make it fast), then we can make even an agreement or manifesto or choose whatever kind of document, kayo ang isusunod ko this year,” Duterte recently told the teachers gathered at the groundbreaking of Gen. Gregorio del Pilar National High School in Bulacan.