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‘NAANO LANG’ – Tito Sotto insults single moms in two words

Towards the end of yesterday’s confirmation hearing for Secretary Judy Taguiwalo of the Department of Social Welfare and Development, this exchange happened between her and Senator Vicente “Tito” Sotto III: Sotto: On the lighter side, Senator Drilon and I have been looking at the personal

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Filipino bishops call for “zero tolerance” vs human trafficking

Filipino bishops once more reiterated their call for action against human trafficking, describing it as a crime that “directly assaults” human dignity. In a pastoral letter released December 9 in behalf of the Catholic Bishops Conference of the Philippines (CBCP), Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas stressed that

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How will the Supreme Court rule on the RH law?

If published reports are to be believed, the 15 magistrates of the Supreme Court (SC) is set to announce its ruling on the long-stalled Reproductive Health (RH) law next week, perhaps as early as April 8. The RH law, otherwise known as the Responsible Parenthood

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Jessica Soho on Vice Ganda’s apology

The controversy about Vice Ganda’s gang rape joke about veteran news anchor Jessica Soho shows no signs of cooling down. The comedian, Jose Mari Viceral in real life, publicly apologized to Soho yesterday in the noontime program Showtime. Watch the video below: In his remarks,

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Vice Ganda vs Jessica Soho

Stand-up comedian Vice Ganda had a field day mocking GMA News anchor Jessica Soho during his concert last May 17. During a two-minute monologue, the comedian, Jose Marie Viceral in real life, said if Soho would star in a bold movie, it will be titled

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Republic Act 10354 – Reproductive Health Act of 2012

Fulfilling his pledge that the controversial reproductive health bill will be enacted before 2012 ends, President Benigno Aquino III has signed Republic Act 10354 or the “Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health Act of 2012” in Malacanang last December 21. Click this link to download the