Monthly Archives: March 2012

The Prospect of Sen. Santiago as ICC Judge

by Rodel Rodis
March 16, 2011
SAN FRANCISCO – The resolve by the US Pinoys for Good Governance (USP4GG) to petition the International Criminal Court (ICC) to reconsider and reject the election of Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago as an ICC judge was not made on a spur or on a whim but only after careful deliberation. Continue reading

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Dog Diagnostician?

by Dr. Philip S. Chua.
March 16, 2012
Highly skilled explosive- or drug-sniffing dogs are fairly common and in great demand these days, thanks to Osama bin Laden. But what’s equally, or perhaps, more interesting is the dog’s ability to learn how to detect diseases, like cancer of the lungs or breasts, simply by using its nose. Even more amazing is the degree of accuracy of “their diagnosis,” which ranges up to 99 for lung cancer, 88 for breast cancer. Continue reading

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‘Intsik’ sa NBA

by Fermin Salvador.
March 16, 2012
Sa loob ng maikling panahon, pumangalawa si Jeremy Lin kay Manny Pacquiao na pinakapopular na atleta sa mundo na napaugnay (identified) sa pagiging Asyano. Continue reading

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by Fred C. Wilson III
March 16, 2012
‘On January 20th the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reaffirmed a rule that virtually all private health care plans must cover sterilization, abortifacients, and contraception…’ Continue reading

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Speculations In Oil Markets

by Don Azarias
March 16, 2012
In a recent meeting with news reporters, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nevada) said he hoped the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) would look into rising domestic gasoline prices, noting “rampant speculation” in oil markets. Continue reading

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Hankering for Hope

by Arnold De Villa
March 16, 2012
Almost four years ago, the promise of hope took a new shape. It was the essential political platform of a candidate who offered change as the backbone of a future office. Back then, Senator Obama was the catalyst of almost everything that has never been and not yet done. Continue reading

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Ana and the ‘King’

March 16, 2012
Just when the House prosecutors seem like they’re losing steam in building a strong case against Supreme Court Chief Justice Renato Corona… just when the senator-judges are beginning to doubt if there is even “clear and convincing” evidence to convict him Continue reading

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A Sad Day in Illinois History

March 16, 2012
Giving farewell speech, shaking hands with strangers, smiling for photographs and handing autographs amidst throngs of reporters, photographers, TV cameras and onlookers on his last few hours as a free man have raised more harsh criticisms than sympathy for disgraced ex governor of Illinois, Rod Blagojevich. Continue reading

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Charice Pempengco sizzles with her new look, tattoo

March 16, 2012
Filipino singing sensation Charice Pempengco is sporting a new look. And the local media has been flooded lately with reports on the new Charice. Gone is her long black hair which she abandoned in exchange for a blonde short hairdo. Continue reading

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The Farm at San Benito Wins Prestigious 2012 Senses Wellness Award in Berlin for Best Medical Wellness Resort Worldwide

March 16, 2012
The Farm at San Benito Wins Prestigious 2012 Senses Wellness Award in Berlin for Best Medical Wellness Resort Worldwide
March 8, 2012 – The Farm at San Benito in Lipa, Batangas, is proud and delighted to have been awarded the SENSES Wellness Award for “Best Medical Wellness Resort”. Continue reading

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