Archive for the ‘General’ Category

How the World Bank broke its promise to protect the poor  WE are reposting this series of articles originally published on the microsite of the Huffington Post.  "Evicted and Abandoned" is an 11-month investigation by the International...

By Cong B. Corrales PEDOPHILES online, beware. The battle against cybersex with children has grown smarter than ever.  Its latest avatar: a Filipino “girl” of 10. Terre des Hommes, a children's aid organization based in The Netherlands, has...

THE Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism will be conducting a series of four four-day investigative reporting seminars in Luzon, Visayas, Mindanao, and Metro Manila from May-September 2015. The second leg will be for participants from...

[caption id="attachment_18760" align="aligncenter" width="500"] PHOTO from Mei Magsino's Facebook page[/caption] By Julius D. Mariveles BAUAN, Batangas - The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) is looking at three possible theories behind the case...

[caption id="attachment_18760" align="aligncenter" width="500"] PHOTO from Mei Magsino's Facebook page[/caption] IF  Mei Magsino-Lubis' case is counted, she will be the 32nd journalist killed under the administration of President Benigno S. Aquino...

A FORMER correspondent of the Philippine Daily Inquirer was shot dead noontime today, April 13, 2015, in Batangas City. The Inquirer reported that a motorcycle-riding gunman shot dead Melinda "Mei" Magsino-Lubis, 41, in the village of Balagtas. She...

Peace Council for the BBL holds first meeting MEMBERS of a peace council created by Philippine President Benigno S. Aquino III to raise public awareness on the proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law are buckling down to work after holding their first meeting...