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Ex-VP Binay vows ‘constructive voice’ once elected in Congress

Former Vice President Jejomar Binay will be a “constructive voice” once he is elected in the House of Representatives in 2019, his spokesman said...

Zuellig Family Foundation eyes to expand tie-up with local officials for...

The Zuellig Family Foundation (ZFF) bared on Tuesday its plan to expand the coverage of its Health Change Model (HCM) that will tap provincial...

Marina aims for ‘ambitious’ zero-incident goal by 2025

The Maritime Industry Authority (Marina) aims to reduce the number of maritime incidents to zero by 2025, as it crafts a comprehensive safety action...

Palace: Courts affirm rights abuse during martial-law era

Malacañang on Monday acknowledged there were grave human-rights violations committed during the martial-law years in the 1970s and 1980s under the late strongman former...

Ex-VP Binay to stage political comeback in 2019, daughter Abby to...

Makati mayor Abigail Binay on Monday announced that she will run for reelection in the next year’s polls, with her father, former Makati Mayor...

Naga slide body count climbs to 49 as group seeks...

By Rene Acosta & Manuel T. Cayon National Police (PNP) chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde expressed hope on Monday that rescuers could still find...

Uphold revocation of Trillanes’s ‘invalid’ amnesty, OSG asks SC

THE Office of the Solicitor General (OSG) on Monday asked the Supreme Court (SC) to dismiss the petition filed by beleaguered opposition Sen. Antonio...

Comelec needs P857 million for Bangsamoro plebiscite

The two expected referendums to be held by the Commission on Election (Comelec) next year remain unfunded for now. In an ambush interview, Comelec chairman...

New landslide kills 15, buries houses in Cebu

NAGA, Philippines—A massive landslide buried dozens of homes near a central Philippine mountain on Thursday, killing at least 15 people and sending rescuers scrambling...

DFA chief thanks international community’s help after Ompong destruction

The Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) on Thursday conveyed the Philippine government’s appreciation and gratitude to the support and assistance offered by the international...

DOJ files homicide raps vs Espenido for ‘Martilyo Gang’ raid that...

THE Department of Justice (DOJ) has recommended the filing of homicide charges against Ozamis City police chief Jovie Espenido and twoothers in connection with the...

Palace slams ‘sham decision’ by international tribunal finding Duterte ‘guilty’ of rights...

MALACAÑANG dismissed as a “sham decision” and “useless piece of propaganda” the International Peoples’ Tribunal’s (IPT) verdict that President Duterte is "guilty" of human...

Lawmaker resumes hunt for hidden pork funds in 2019 budget proposal

Sen. Panfilo M. Lacson Sr. is poised to reveal anew multibillion-peso pork-barrel allocations in the proposed P3.757-trillion 2019 budget bill to bankroll various pet...

Karen Empeño’s kin, friends hail guilty verdict on Palparan

MASINLOC, Zambales—Family and friends rejoiced here on Monday as a Bulacan court convicted retired Army Maj. Gen. Jovito S. Palparan Jr. and two cohorts for the kidnapping...

Ompong death count rises to 73

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The death toll from Typhoon Ompong has risen to 73, according to the Philippine National Police (PNP), even as rescuers continue to search for...

Bulacan court convicts Palparan, 2 others for disappearance of 2 UP coeds...

THE Regional Trial Court (RTC) in Malolos, Bulacan, on Monday sentenced retired Army Maj. Gen. Jovito S. Palparan Jr. and two other Army officers...

DepEd to G.S.I.S.: Write off loan interest

The Department of Education (DepEd) on Monday assured teaching and nonteaching personnel that the department has taken steps to address the problem of undeducted Government Service...

General Santos, Midsayap police chiefs axed

National Police chief Director General Oscar D. Albayalde relieved on Monday the chiefs of police of Midsayap, North Cotabato, and General Santos City following...

Govt rejects foreign nun’s request for visa extension

THE Bureau of Immigration (BI) announced on Sunday it denied the request of 72-year-old Australian missionary Sister Patricia Fox to extend her missionary visa in...

Dr. Susy Pineda Mercado, Special Envoy for Global Health Initiatives, honored...

THE Department of Foreign Affairs lauded on Saturday the selection of Dr. Susan P. Mercado, Special Envoy of the President on Global Health Initiatives,...