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By Jose Antonio Custodio | January 19, 2018 - 11:24am

Competition among colonial powers was fierce.

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By Louie Montemar | January 13, 2018 - 9:22am

In broad strokes, the government appears to be taking the right direction if one is to review its key programs and priorities as reflected in the 2018 budget. 

By Lysander Castillo | January 6, 2018 - 9:21am

Is there enough justification to maintain the ban?

By Renato Cruz De Castro | December 30, 2017 - 9:30am

The Philippine government realized the need to develop its naval capability to protect its vast maritime borders and its territorial claim over some land features in the South China Sea. 

By Rosette Adel | December 29, 2017 - 2:38pm

Several cases of missing persons have been raised on social media following the successful recovery of 17-year-old Patricia “Ica” Policarpio, who went missing in Muntinlupa last week.

By Kristine Joy Patag | December 28, 2017 - 1:31pm

After social media users helped find Ica, the family asked to raise awareness in the fight against stigma on mental health problems.

By Lysander Castillo | December 22, 2017 - 8:17am

Climate change has never been a top concern for Filipinos, but tragic experiences, like the one brought about by Tropical Storm Urduja, serve as bitter wake up calls for us to address the phenomenon.

By Patricia Lourdes Viray | December 19, 2017 - 11:10am

Tropical storm Urduja (international name Kai-Tak) devastated Eastern Visayas when it struck the region last weekend, triggering landslides and killing at least 40 persons.

By Dindo Manhit | December 16, 2017 - 10:42am

The use of “Indo Pacific” is not merely a change in nomenclature, it highlights not only the changing regional order or dynamics but is a manifestation of the anticipated shift in strategic framework.

By Leanne Italie | December 12, 2017 - 2:41pm

This may or may not come as a surprise: Merriam-Webster's word of the year for 2017 is "feminism."

By Ernest Z. Bower and Alexander Feldman | December 8, 2017 - 10:30am

There is one particular part of the bill which could send the wrong signal to international investors and long-term friends of the Philippines.