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Why retire in the Philippines?

By Jose G. Caedo – Considering retirement? For many Americans, retirement time is just around the corner. The prospect of trying to live on a pension, in old age is a daunting one. For some, moving to retire in another country such as Mexico (for North Americans) , or Portugal Read more »

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Commentary: Alcano win an inspiration to Pinoy Asian Games players

Bacolod City (15 November) — Filipino athletes who will see action in the forthcoming Asian Games in Qatar may draw inspiration from Ronnie Alcano’s masterful victory over German foe Ralf Souquet to win the World Pool Championship. Malacañang hails the victory saying, “the win highlights the sense of unity Read more »

Philippines nabs accused coup plotter

(Reuters) – A fugitive former colonel and senator accused of masterminding a coup plot against Philippines President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo was arrested on Wednesday, authorities said. Gregorio “Gringo” Honasan, implicated in nearly every coup bid hatched in the Philippines in the past 20 years, was caught a couple of hours Read more »

Nuclear warheads

Send your own cartoon. (from i-Report) “With the threat of nuclear terrorism on the horizon, it seemed only fitting to do a cartoon like this,” says San Diego cartoonist Lucas Turnbloom. Larger image.

Philippines to deploy 7,000 policemen for ASEAN summit

The Philippines will deploy some 7, 000 policemen for the Association of Southeast Asian (ASEAN) Summit to be held in Cebu City, the police chief said on Tuesday. Police forces will secure the arrival and the departure of all the delegates of the summit in December, Philippine National Police (PNP) Read more »

PAGASA Weather Forecast: Typhoon Threat for the Next 24 to 48 Hours

[Note from the author: I apologize for the tardiness of this week’s edition of Raging Bubuli. While I always make it to a point to upset people before they take their morning coffee, there were some unavoidable things that needed to be taken care of this morning Read more »