Promodiser stabbed by own kin who suspected him of being police asset

A PROMODISER ended up in the hospital after he was stabbed in the early hours of Sunday morning, December 18, 2022, in Sitio Sampig, Barangay Mantalongon in the southern town of Dalaguete, Cebu. The victim was identified as 30-year-old Raymond Selvano Glipa. Police arrested his relatives, 49-year-old Alejandro Besin Glipa and 25-year-old Jimmy Aventorado. The […]

Omnist Irving

To argue that Kyrie Irving is easy to figure out would necessitate engaging in revisionist history. In fact, there’s nothing easy about him — and not just because of his partiality to conspiracy theories and scientifically debunked positions. He has long marched to the beat of his own drum, and it’s fair to note that […]

Tell it to SunStar: Senior Citizen Party-list calls for House probe on NCSC chairman

Senior Citizen Party-list Rep. Rodolfo Ordanes Jr. has asked the House of Representatives to investigate and hold accountable National Commission of Senior Citizens Chairman Franklin Quijano for leadership failures and alleged anomalies.In a privileged speech Wednesday afternoon, Aug. 31, 2022, Rep. Ordanes said Quijano has failed to execute a swift transition despite already being NCSC […]

Tell it to SunStar: PCW condemns tactics that commodify, degrade women during campaign rallies

The Philippine Commission on Women (PCW) expresses grave disappointment over the commodification or objectification of women in campaign rallies, in light of videos showing women being used as a form of entertainment during sorties.One shows a woman in scanty clothes dancing on stage in a sensual production number. The other shows a candidate telling a […]

SolGen: PHL needs anti-terror law to avoid FATF blacklist

THE government’s top lawyer stressed the country’s need for the anti-terror law to avoid getting blacklisted by the Paris-based anti-money laundering watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) for non-compliance or just partial compliance with its international obligations to fight terrorism. In Tuesday’s Supreme Court hearing on the 37 cases filed against the Anti-Terrorism Act of […]

Tell it to SunStar: Rights group raps separation of political prisoner from newborn a day after delivery

“Two mothers weep today—Mary grieves over the death of her son Jesus Christ and Elizabeth Estilon weeps for her newborn son who was separated from her a day after giving birth.” This was the statement of Kapatid, a support group for families and friends of political prisoners, on Good Friday, the day in which Christians […]