ANALYSIS: IS AN ELECTION WITHOUT VOTE-BUYING A LOST CAUSE IN CATANDUANES?

By Bo Rodulfo Our brand of politics is unique.MONEY and a strong POLITICAL MACHINERY – two factors that are needed to win in our kind of election. It’s not either-or,…

A Vaquero from Payo finds success and fulfillment in the USA

  “Try first thyself, and after call in God; For to the worker God himself lends aid.” Euripides, Hippolytus Veiled (before 428 BC)   Like many Filipinos who picked themselves…

Islander in the City by Pablo A. Tariman:

LESSONS FROM TAIWAN

  It must be a blessing living in Taiwan in time of the pandemic. Health experts world-wide agree Taiwan has one of the best government approaches in dealing with the…

Kung Hindi ako Nurse, Ano kaya Ako Ngayon?

ni: Anthony T. Emerenciana October 23, 2012 Marahil kung sinunod ko ang aking mga magulang na kumuha na lang ako ng kursong Edukasyon, marahil isa na akong Teacher ngayon. Nakakatuwa…

Islander in the City by Pablo A. Tariman:

PHILIPPINES BAGS GRAND PRIX, BEST CONDUCTOR PRIZE IN INTERNATIONAL CHORAL COMPETITION

A Philippine choir does it again! Kammerchor Manila (KM) under conductor Anthony Go Villanueva bagged the Grand Prix and the Best Conductor Prize in the recently concluded Queen of the…

3 Virac spear fishers survive ordeal at sea

  Only water, and prayers, kept alive three spear fishermen from Virac who floated on their half-sunk motorized banca at sea for a night and a day last week before…

Life termer finishes college course in prison, seeks help in regaining freedom

  Fourteen years after being sentenced to reclusion perpetua for raping his first cousin, a Virac resident has expressed his remorse and appealed for whatever help in regaining the freedom…

2020 CATANDUANES PRELIMINARY DEATH STATISTICS:

Deaths decrease by 4.7 percent; Drowning is leading external cause

Deaths in the province of Catanduanes recorded in 2020 reached 1,645, a decrease of 4.7 percent from the 1,727 deaths in 2019, with drowning as the leading external cause. The…

Entertainment:

LIFE’S ASSORTED JOURNEYS ON FILM

by Pablo Tariman Director Mac Alejandre and Alfred Vargas on the set of Tagpuan.   In this Zoom presscon for Mac Alejandre’s Tagpuan, everyone (including actors and producer) tries very…

JERICHO ROSALES IN REAL LIFE ROLE

by Pablo A. Tariman   Bicolano actor Jericho Rosales reprised his real life Typhoon Ondoy role in 2009 when he (along with wife Kim Jones) picked up his surfboard to…