Happy New Year!

At the end of every year, we celebrate and give thanks for what we have been through in the past twelve months, reflecting on the progress and achievements that we have earned so far. It was a roller-coaster ride—-where there were triumphs and...
As we enjoy the holiday season, wherever we are, whether we believe it or not that December 25 is the birth of Jesus Christ, whether we are Christians or not, as we close the year, this is the time to recall what we have accomplished, what we have done in our lives, and what we can do not only for the next year, but for the future.
Two months had passed after the directive of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) was given to all mayors nationwide, but in Puerto Princesa City, tricycles are still allowed to ply on the national highway. This is due to the City...
"911, what is your emergency?" This is the exact same words we would exactly hear when we dial 911. Whatever emergency we are facing, we can easily dial 911 and ask for assistance. Thankfully, here in the Philippines this has been in place right...

Combating the deadly HIV-AIDS

As the World AIDS Day is being celebrated around the globe, millions are still dying. Last year alone, it claimed 300,000 lives due to AIDS-related tuberculosis. In spite of the intensive health care programs of different health care sectors and stakeholders, the spread is unprecedented and the Philippines has...

Pala-one or Pala-three

Congress recently passed the division of Palawan into three provinces purportedly to pave way to the fast-changing need of economic development and availability of resources to the people of the island province. But many still oppose to the move as this is not beneficial to the people. It will only...
Just a few days after President Rodrigo Duterte’s pronouncement regarding the environmental conditions of El Nido and Coron, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR), Department of Tourism (DOT) and Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) sent in teams for the intensive inspection and review of two...
The United Nations Day celebrated this October 24 worldwide exemplifies its main goal to bring lasting peace among nations around the globe, but is it just merely a pronouncement without realistic outcomes? UN Secretary-General António Guterres delivered a strong message during the United Nations Day Concert in New York not...

Theatrical move

The midterm elections next year will once again reckon a political sight that could either be dirty, harsh or bloody, depending on how we would describe it. Family members even fight against each other just to be in power – a very macabre scenario that we do not wish...

Addressing Mental Health Issues

Mental health issues hounded and still hound everyone and it seems like we unknowingly ignore the real score behind them. We spoke openly about these issues and we positively support people who have been afflicted by these. In fact, mental health illnesses are one of the major issues in schools,...
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