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FEDERALISM: PROS AND ANTIS

August 16, 2018

With the administration pushing for federalism, the debate over its adoption has intensified. We have here advocates for and against charter change. Atty. Martin Loon, youngest member of the consultative committee, and analyst Ramon Casiple spoke at Kamuning Bakery Cafe’s

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Philippine-made cube satellite Maya-1 deployed into space

August 15, 2018

The Philippine-made cube satellite, named Maya-1, was deployed into orbit from the “Kibo Module” at the International Space Station. The deployment was beamed locally from Japan’s Tsukuba Space Center on August 10, 2018 at the UP Electrical and Electronics Engineering

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EXCLUSIVE (PART 1) : UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL WITH ASEC. MARGAUX “MOCHA” USON

August 11, 2018

Assistant Secretary Margaux “Mocha” Uson is no stranger to controversy. Her recent video with blogger Drew Olivar on the proposed change to federalism has sparked bitter criticism even from her colleagues and allies in the administration because of its packaging.

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FOCAP Forum with MILF Chairman Murad Ebrahim: “What Now and Where To?”

August 9, 2018

Moro Islamic Liberation Front (MILF) Chairman Murad Ebrahim answers questions on the the recently signed Bangsamoro Organic Law during a forum with the Foreign Correspondents Association of the Philippines last July 24, 2018 in Makati City. During the forum, it

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In and Out of SONA 2018

August 2, 2018

Some of the highlights of President Rodrigo Roa Duterte’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) last January 23, 2018 at the Batasang Pambansa. Also shown are scenes from the protest rally held by thousands of protesters along a stretch of

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Bangsamoro Autonomy bill hurdles Congress bicam committee

July 26, 2018

The bicameral committee of Congress approved the Bangsamoro autonomy bill after marathon hearings in time for the opening of the 3rd State of the Nation Address of President Rodrigo Duterte on July 23,2018. The proposed law gives greater autonomy to

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ARTIST TALKS: Yoko Tawada on “Writing in Two Worlds”

July 26, 2018

Yoko Tawada, an award-winning Japanese writer, spoke about writing novels in both Japanese and German languages during a lecture at the Dela Salle University in Manila on July 9, 2018. Her lecture focused on the novels Bridegroom was a Dog,

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EXCLUSIVE: Scarborough (Panatag) Shoal Fishermen’s Tales

July 26, 2018

A Manila Shimbun team joined a group of fishermen from Infanta, Pangasinan who journeyed to Scarborough (Panatag) shoal in April, 2017. The team stayed with them for five days before returning via Subic, Zambales. This feature focuses on interviews with

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