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Luke Who’s Talking #122*

Luke Who’s Talking #122*

“Indie Film pala yung movie ni Bato … Indie Kumita “ *The opinion of this author is his/hers alone. It is not necessarily the views of Beyond Deadlines. BD Admin: You think your friends gonna like this piece? If you do, kindly share it. Thanks.

by Luke Coloco· · 0 comments · Grains of Salt
Suicide bombers*

Suicide bombers*

SUICIDE bombers umano ang nasa likod ng brutal at madugong pambobomba sa Our Lady of Mount Carmel Cathedral sa Jolo, Sulu na ikinasawi ng 22 tao at ikinasugat ng mahigit 100 iba pa, dalawang araw matapos maratipikahan ang Bangsamro Organic Law (BOL). Ito ang kinumpirma ng pulisya at militar batay sa pinagsama-samang pagsisiyasat at testimonya ng mga testigo. Nakita raw […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 0 comments · Opinions
Government working to end corruption in land conversion procedures––Nograles

Government working to end corruption in land conversion procedures––Nograles

By Rodolfo Andal THE government is addressing issues involved in land conversion cases and working to streamline and fast-track procedures not to accelerate conversions but simply to curb corruption. This according to Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles, who recently said the President had given members of the Cabinet marching orders to study and review the existing process and to address the […]

by Rodolfo Andal· · 0 comments · News
NCRPO Chief Guillermo Eleazar, QCPD Chief Joselito Esquivel and Quezon City acting mayor Joy Belmonte present the 4 primary suspects in the killing of Bagong Silangan, QC Chairwoman and Congressional candidate Crisell Beltran yesterday at Camp Karingal in Quezon City. (PHOTO/ ALVIN KASIBAN)

Apat na suspek sa pagpatay sa QC barangay chair arestado

Ni Santiago Celario NADAKIP ng pulisya ang apat na hinihinalang suspek sa pagpatay kay Barangay Bagong Silangan Chairwoman Crisell Beltran. Iniharap sa media nitong araw ng Linggo nina National Capital Regional Police Office (NCRPO) Director Guillermo Eleazar, Quezon City Acting Mayor Joy Belmonte at QC Police District (QCPD) Director Joselito Esquivel Jr. ang mga nadakip na suspek na sina Teofilo […]

by Santiago Celario· · 0 comments · News
Quezon City Vice Mayor Josefina "Joy" Belmonte-Alimurong Photo © Philippine Star

Milyong pabuya ibibigay ng QC sa makapagtuturo sa mga nasa likod ng pamamaslang ng matulunging Barangay chair

Ni Santiago Celario UPANG madaling malutas ang kaso ng pagpatay kay Bagong Silangan Barangay Chairwoman Giselle “Beng” Beltran ay inaprubahan nitong Huwebes ng Quezon City Council ang panukalang paglalaan nang P5 milyong pabuya sa sinumang magkapagbibigay ng impormasyon o makakapagturo sa mga nasa likod ng nasabing pamamaslang. Tinambangan ng apat na hindi pa kilalang salarin si Beltran at ang kanyang […]

by Santiago Celario· · 0 comments · News
Jolo blasts & the BOL*

Jolo blasts & the BOL*

\THE deadly claws of terrorism made their scratch mark once more in a twin bomb attack in a Catholic church in Jolo, Sulu last Sunday morning, leaving 20 people dead and more than a hundred others wounded. Although the militant group Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) claimed responsibility for the attack, saying two of their suicide bombers detonated […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 0 comments · Opinions
Be serenaded by the masters at Resorts World Manila

Be serenaded by the masters at Resorts World Manila

TAKING inspiration from real-life couples who have their theme songs to swoon to, OPM hitmaker Ogie Alcasid performs some of the greatest love songs ever in Master of Love – a Valentine’s Day concert on February 14 at 8 p.m. at the Newport Performing Arts Theater in Resorts World Manila. Joining Ogie in bringing sweet serenades to the NPAT stage […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Entertainment
(File photo) Cops on patrol as security at NAIA was heightened ©www.mb.com.ph

NAIA tightens security after Jolo blasts

By Benjamin Lim Vergara THE latest bombing in Jolo that killed at least 20 people and wounded 81 others caused further intensified security inspection at the country’s main gateway. The Ninoy Aquino International Airport’s (NAIA) Office for Transportation Security (OTS) has started giving instructions to their personnel to make simultaneous checking of all passengers entering at the airport complex at […]

by Benjie Vergara· · 0 comments · News
Nasindak?*

Nasindak?*

HINDI man aminin ng magigiting nating mambabatas ay marami ang naghihinala na nasindak at nayanig sila sa inaning poot mula sa iba’t ibang sektor dahil sa desisyong ibaba ang pananagutan sa krimen sa edad na siyam na taong gulang. At ito ang nagbunsod sa kanila para baguhin ang naunang desisyon at itaas ang age of criminal liability sa 12 anyos […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 0 comments · Opinions
Legendary “Pinoy Rock” icon Joey “Pepe” Smith dies @ 71

Legendary “Pinoy Rock” icon Joey “Pepe” Smith dies @ 71

By ABS-CBN News MANILA — Legendary Pinoy rock icon Joey “Pepe” Smith has passed away. He was 71. The sad news was shared online by his daughter Daisy Smith-Owen on Monday morning. “Thank you for everything papa bear ko. Thank you for being the best dad in the world. I know you’re in the best place now, no more pains […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · News
Luke Who’s Talking #121*

Luke Who’s Talking #121*

Taong Grasa, nagreklamo laban sa mga pulis dahil sa diumano’y panghihingi sa kanya ng Grease money… *The opinion of this author is his/hers alone. It is not necessarily the views of Beyond Deadlines. BD Admin: You think your friends gonna like this piece? If you do, kindly share it. Thanks.

by Luke Coloco· · 0 comments · Grains of Salt
Ogie Alcasid is the “Master of Love” this Valentine’s Day

Ogie Alcasid is the “Master of Love” this Valentine’s Day

THE greatest love songs from the masters of love – this is Ogie Alcasid’s concert on Valentine’s Day. Through these songs, Ogie will be telling many stories of love, the many heartaches and triumphs, including his own. Musical Director for this show is National Artist for Music, Maestro Ryan Cayabyab who has written some of the most iconic Filipino love […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Entertainment, Events
Domestic flight movements drop due to bigger planes used by airlines

Domestic flight movements drop due to bigger planes used by airlines

By Benjamin Lim Vergara THE Manila International Airport Authority observed a decline in domestic flight movements at the country’s main gateway in 2018 due to the bigger planes now flown by airlines. Domestic flight movements in 2018 at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) dropped to 145,881 compared to 149,371 flight movements in 2017, a decrease of 2.34 percent or […]

by Benjie Vergara· · 0 comments · News
Help juvenile delinquents*

Help juvenile delinquents*

INSTEAD of penalizing juvenile delinquents now called children in conflict with the law, the government should focus on helping them change, develop and find their rightful role in society. President Duterte has repeatedly expressed his desire to bring down the age of criminal liability, citing the rising cases of minors involved in crimes. He also wants parents of these children […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 0 comments · Opinions
A Bigger and Bolder WORLDBEX awaits this 2019

A Bigger and Bolder WORLDBEX awaits this 2019

FOLLOWING the success of its 23rd edition, the Philippine World Building and Construction Exposition (WORLDBEX) is gearing up to showcase a newer, better, and bolder installment this 2019. Intent on championing sustainability and innovation as the benchmark of excellence, this year’s WORLDBEX aims to forge “A World Built Bolder.” The upcoming show aims on bringing its audience the latest and […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Business
Mag-ingat sa flu*

Mag-ingat sa flu*

PINAAALALAHANAN natin ang publiko na mag-ingat na mahawahan ng flu o trangkaso na naulat na uso na naman sa kasalukuyan. Kung minsan ay binabalewala natin ang pagkakaroon ng simpleng sinat o lagnat na hindi nararapat dahil ang inaakala nating kaunti o katiting na sakit ay puwedeng lumala at maging dahilan ng maaga nating pagkasawi. Kung papasok sa paaralan o kaya […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 0 comments · Opinions
Photograph of a U.S. Department of Homeland Security logo.Photo © https://expertbeacon.com

US Homeland Security puts the Philippines on blacklist

Asian country dropped from list of countries eligible for work visa applications, citing visa abuse By Mar-Vic Cagurangan THE United States Department of Homeland Security has dropped the Philippines from the list of countries eligible under the H2 visa programs this year, citing the country’s alleged high rate of visa abuse and high volume of human trafficking. Under the new […]

Manny Pacquiao Turns Back the Clock, Beats a Rival 11 Years His Junior

Manny Pacquiao Turns Back the Clock, Beats a Rival 11 Years His Junior

By Sputnik News FILIPINO boxing great Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao, who turned 40 a month ago, has focused on his political career and is currently serving as a senator in the Philippines. However, in the most recent fight he outpaced and outpunched a younger Broner – and has no plans to stop yet. Manny Pacquiao, who has picked up twelve world titles […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Entertainment, Events, News
Luke Who’s Talking #120*

Luke Who’s Talking #120*

SA katatapos lamang na Kapistahan ng Quiapo, ating napag alaman ang — Pagkakaiba ng Traslacion sa Eleksyon: sa Traslacion ang mga tao may dasal na taimtim kahit nasasaktan dahil sa PRUSISYON, at sa Eleksyon naman ang mga tao may balak na maitim at nagpapatayan dahil sa POSISYON … *The opinion of this author is his/hers alone. It is not necessarily […]

by Luke Coloco· · 0 comments · Grains of Salt
Organic farming solution to country’s food problem

Organic farming solution to country’s food problem

PROVIDING sufficient and affordable food to every Filipino household remain as the government’s biggest challenge. As the Philippine agriculture is yet to achieve fully its goal of national food sufficiency, one of the best solutions to this perennial problem is to introduce to our farmers the latest technology and techniques to farming that can yield more produce or even double […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Business, Environment
Trash in Manila Bay*

Trash in Manila Bay*

APART from its captivating multicolored sunsets and being considered as one of the world’s greatest harbors, Manila Bay has been known historically for being the site of the mock naval battle of the Spanish-American War in May 1898. However, its natural beauty and historic importance has been ruined in the past years by the sight of plastic and all kinds […]

by Robert Roque Jr.· · 1 comment · Environment, Health, News
Freddie Roach talks about  “feud” with Manny Pacquiao

Freddie Roach talks about “feud” with Manny Pacquiao

By Abner Galino HALL of Fame trainer Freddie Roach said on Tuesday that Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao was more focused now and has been training better than when he was preparing to fight Australian fighter Jeff Horn. Roach reiterated to mediamen at the Wildcard Gym in Los Angeles that Pacquiao’s very tight schedule while they were preparing for the […]

by Abner Galino· · 0 comments · Diaspora, Entertainment, News
Nograles: ‘Historic’ coco levy fund measure to benefit farmers deprived of benefits for decades

Nograles: ‘Historic’ coco levy fund measure to benefit farmers deprived of benefits for decades

By Rodolfo Andal CABINET Secretary Karlo Nograles hailed as “a historic piece of legislation” the measure creating the PhP100 billion coco levy trust fund after the Senate and House of Representatives agreed on a unified version of their respective bills, noting that “the decades-long fight of coconut farmers to directly benefit from their toil and hard work is nearing positive […]

by Rodolfo Andal· · 0 comments · News
Outrage as Norwegian Pensioner Jailed for Ordering Live Rape of Filipino Girls

Outrage as Norwegian Pensioner Jailed for Ordering Live Rape of Filipino Girls

By Sputnik News OVER a period of two years, the man, who is in his 70s, has been found to have ordered the online abuse of at least 65 Filipino girls, the youngest of whom were merely babies. To satisfy his demands, the man transferred nearly US$60,000 to middlemen in the Philippines. An elderly resident of Sunnmøre has been sentenced to 12.5 […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · News
Rejoice and be glad!

Rejoice and be glad!

THE Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines issued a pastoral letter on Monday, talking about a number of issues plaguing the country. CBCP President Archbishop Romulo Valles said the letter entitled “Rejoice and be glad!” is a reminder to bishops on how to react to current issues as ordained ministers. The pastoral letter, released at the end of a three-day […]

by Admin· · 0 comments · Opinions