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Now More Than Ever, Resume the Peace Talks!

Now More Than Ever, Resume the Peace Talks!

PEPP Statement The Philippine Ecumenical Peace Platform* calls on the Government of the Republic of the Philippines (GRP) and the National Democratic Front of the Philippines (NDFP) to resume the…

Legal Opinion on termination of Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantee (JASIG)

Legal Opinion on termination of Joint Agreement on Safety and Immunity Guarantee (JASIG)

By Atty. Edre Olalia Can the NDFP political consultants temporarily released on bail be now rearrested because the GRP has sent today a written notice of termination of the JASIG…

5-6 scheme unproductive to ngo-cooperative micro-lending program

5-6 scheme unproductive to ngo-cooperative micro-lending program

Marginal Note By Felix ‘Boy’Espineda, Jr. BicolToday.com The unabated lending with 20% interest of Indian nationals and other unlicensed usurer’s who captured micro entrepreneurs nationwide can count their business days…

An Open Letter  To  A  Prayerful  But  ‘Curseful’

An Open Letter  To  A  Prayerful  But  ‘Curseful’

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna I was  told a  very  painful story. And  thus I cannot  let  this pass  without  writing about it  so that  at least it is   made…

It’s January 2017, let’s start our engines

It’s January 2017, let’s start our engines

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna The date I refer of course belongs to the calendar the world uses today -the Gregorian calendar. History says that this calendar was introduced in 1582, or 434 years ago, by Pope Gregory XIII. But before that, there was the Julian Calendar,…

Urgent appeal to help the millions of calamity victims by typhoon Nina in the Bicol provinces

Urgent appeal to help the millions of calamity victims by typhoon Nina in the Bicol provinces

Urgent appeal to help the millions of calamity victims by typhoon Nina in the Bicol provinces of Camarines Sur, Albay and Catanduanes, Philippines which are the worst hit. Send your…

Appeal for help to Bicol Today senior editor

Appeal for help to Bicol Today senior editor

Bicol Today senior editor Joey Natividad with his family had survived disastrous typhoon Nina when it made landfall in Tigaon, Camarines Sur in the night of Christmas Day. They were…

NUJP condemns first media man killed under Duterte administration

NUJP condemns first media man killed under Duterte administration

“It has not helped that Duterte, who has shown a total aversion to criticism, and some of his officials have time and again been openly hostile towards journalists and the…

A Young Man’s Sorsogon Christmas Story Of Kindness

A Young Man’s Sorsogon Christmas Story Of Kindness

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna Merry Christmas to everyone. We hope that the Catholic Church does not forget to remind the world that Jesus Chirst is the reason why we…

It’s December 16, Happy Birthday Sorsogon City

It’s December 16, Happy Birthday Sorsogon City

By Atty. Ferdinand E. Laguna Ra 8806, The Charter of Sorsogon was approved by Congress on 16 August 2000. On 16 December 2000, it was ratified by the residents of…