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Michelle Obama won’t rule out plastic surgery

First lady Michelle Obama. AP FILE PHOTO

Michelle Obama turns 50 later this week, and she isn’t ruling out future use of plastic surgery or Botox.

Posted: January 15th, 2014 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

The Grace and Burden of Her Name


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(Cover photo by Alanah Torralba)

Don’t tell Madame Imelda Marcos, but there’s a family secret that Senators Grace Poe and Ferdinand “Bongbong Marcos, Jr. would rather keep from her, though half the country must have heard about it.

Posted: January 4th, 2014 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Photos & Videos,Sunday Inquirer Magazine | Read More »

Politics is no place for children


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“You mean, in a convoy of four cars, and still he wound up at the wrong exit?” remarks an inveterate meddler.

Posted: December 29th, 2013 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

What do young people think of the pork barrel scam?

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In the Philippines, it is the budgetary allocation given to members of the Congress and the Senate. In 2006, the amount was P70 million for each member of Congress, and P200 million for each member of the Senate.

Posted: October 17th, 2013 in 2BU | Read More »

Statue of Liberty reopening delights tourists

Tourists visit the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor, Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in New York. The Statue of Liberty reopened to the public after the state of New York agreed to shoulder the costs of running the site during the partial federal government shutdown. AP/John Minchillo

The Statue of Liberty was back to her shining best Sunday, reopened to tourists for the first time since falling victim to the US government shutdown two weeks ago.

Posted: October 14th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Police seize ‘naked Putin and Obama’ painting ahead of G20

Men walk past a banner with the logo of G20 Summit in Saint Petersburg on September 4, 2013 ahead of the G20 Summit starting tomorrow.    AFP

Russian police have raided an erotica museum in Saint Petersburg and confiscated a painting showing a naked Vladimir Putin with an erect penis squaring off at his equally naked US counterpart Barack Obama, a curator said Wednesday.

Posted: September 4th, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

It’s the ‘Oscars’ for PH politics

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Vice President Jejomar Binay and his “political dynasty” all but floated on the red carpet. Neophyte Sen. Bam Aquino came wearing his “lucky barong,” while veteran Sen. Loren Legarda showed up in a hand-me-down.

Posted: July 23rd, 2013 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Why Ramon Magsaysay Jr.–my father–is victorious in defeat

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CARMEN, Jun and Paco Magsaysay

I should be feeling despondent. My dad, Ramon Magsaysay Jr., just lost in the May 13 elections. His sterling record as a public servant, sincerity and unwavering commitment to serve the country and his fellow Filipinos did not get him enough votes to win a Senate seat.

Posted: June 5th, 2013 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Parenting,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Man of the Hour


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It’s barely 7 in the morning, but already, the white-haired, barong-clad chair of the Commission on Elections (Comelec) has slipped quietly into his office, a couple of bodyguards trailing him. Another workday has begun.

Posted: May 5th, 2013 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Inquirer Magazine | Read More »

Election Guide 2013

Some people might call it information overload, the sheer barrage of election posters, campaign jingles, shocking revelations about candidates and vote-related events that define our milieu these days.

Posted: May 5th, 2013 in Headlines,Sunday Inquirer Magazine | Read More »

Election wish list


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LEANNE Florendo

The dire state of politics in this country has bred a generation of cynics, and we admit that sometimes we are among them.

Posted: April 28th, 2013 in Columns,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

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