Vice President Leni Robredo stays at home with her family on her 52nd birthday
'Personal policy' not to accept awards? President Duterte has accepted some in the past.
Two of the President's most trusted men have a talk and make a show of friendship. Does this mean the rice importation issue will be resolved soon?
Duterte recalls in jest how Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada called him 'low class' during the 2016 national elections
The conferment of the doctorate degree on the Vice President comes as President Rodrigo Duterte turns down a similar offer from the University of the Philippines
(3rd UPDATE) The idea to confer an honoris causa degree on President Duterte is mistakenly attributed to Senator Francis Escudero. It comes from another Board of Regents member.
'We have done this because it is our heartfelt wish that the election protest be resolved with dispatch,' the donors are quoted as saying
(UPDATED) 'I am most likely to visit the Philippines to promote and advance the peace process,' CPP founder Jose Maria Sison tells Rappler
The dismissal of an undersecretary trusted by Cabinet Secretary Jun Evasco is the first major outward sign of a power struggle within the Palace
At least 3 labor attachés recently appointed to coveted foreign posts are relatives of Cabinet members
The Commander-in-Chief tries out the uniform given to him by the Philippine Army during their anniversary
'It's a chauvinist statement but really, there are so many women and so short a time in this world,' says the President
After supposedly checking on Sueno's past activities, the President grills the former DILG chief on a sketchy government contract and foreign trip
Vice President Leni Robredo, who is facing impeachment threats, says the good news 'came just at the right time'
Duterte allies in the House go on a 'nautical highway expedition' as soon as Congress goes on break. They don't bring along a colleague who would have provided some valuable insight.
Administration lawmaker Florida Robes says that based on Duterte's performance, so far, it is only 'fitting' for the public to commemorate the President's date of birth 'as a day of hope and inspiration for the Filipino people'
(UPDATED) Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez also admits he fathered 'many' children out of wedlock
The President admits needing improved 'oxygenation' when he sleeps because of his health problems related to smoking
(UPDATED) Cathy Binag, the live-in partner of Representative Antonio Floirendo Jr, apologizes to the Alvarez family. But she adds, 'I find it petty for some matured men to be burning bridges of friendship over a girls' spat.'
These are two different matters, says Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, whose friendship with fellow Davao del Norte congressman Antonio Floirendo Jr has turned sour
Cabinet Secretary Jun Evasco, among the President's closest advisers, turns 73 a day after Duterte turns 72
A House bill seeks to make the Solicitor General in charge of the PCGG, tasked with recovering the Marcoses' ill-gotten wealth. Solicitor General Jose Calida supported the vice-presidential bid of Ferdinand Marcos Jr.
The President says the sender refuses to take the luxury watch back. So he plans to sell the watch at a discount.
But he turns serious when talking about the cops' children, saying kids shouldn't be dragged into the mess
The head of the Presidential Communications Operations Office takes a swipe at The New York Times for writing 'just to throw negativity against the President,' Rodrigo Duterte
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana expects the President to now know one critical aspect of the issue: that Benham Rise is on the other side of the Philippines from the South China Sea
Unlike his most recent speeches, the President makes no mention of an alleged plot to unseat him in the presence of one of the people he suspects to be behind it
'Puwede ako magpakamatay sa kanya. Kasi mabait eh,' says the President of former senator Manny Villar, who accompanies Duterte during his Thailand trip
A transcript of the hearing held on February 24, 2017 shows RTC Judge Juanita Guerrero saying so
Senator JV Ejercito says they 'discussed the proposed tax reform measure,' one of the priority bills of the Duterte administration
'My siblings can no longer justify to her my prolonged absence... Shall we tell her or not that her daughter is in prison?' writes the detained senator
China's interest in Benham Rise is a problem that President Rodrigo Duterte has to address. He can't afford to confuse it with the West Philippine Sea.
In a break with protocol, the President and Vice President of the Philippines are not seated side-by-side in this year's Philippine Military Academy graduation rites
'I draw much strength from Israel and Brandon, my angels,' says detained Senator Leila de Lima of her elder son and grandson, respectively
When the President's Congress allies meet him in Malacañang on the eve of Perfecto Yasay Jr's confirmation hearing, they prepare him for the inevitable
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez thanks the Philippine Navy for accepting him into their ranks
The two officials, who don't exactly see eye to eye, will inevitably meet at the PMA graduation on Sunday, March 12
(UPDATED) Female lawmakers take the lead during the House session on Monday, March 6, as the world celebrates International Women's Month
Lascañas' public confession creates a stir inside the Senate and exposes a divided upper chamber
The public lawyer of prime suspect SPO3 Ricky Sta Isabel – who reportedly owns at least 5 houses and lots and a 4-story commercial building – says his office cannot afford to photocopy his client's counter-affidavit
Senate President Koko Pimentel arranges the dinner, but the Cabinet secretary is practically ignored by most media present – the same group of people he accused, without basis, of corruption
The neophyte senator volunteers to initiate the move to oust the 4 Liberal Party senators on Monday, February 27
(UPDATED) Several senators criticize Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II for his behavior during a pro-Duterte rally at Luneta
Aguirre seems set to hold the record for a Philippine justice chief with the most number of 'unsubstantiated' public pronouncements at a given time
The President reads his eldest daughter's defense of him on Facebook and says his feisty daughter knows how he thinks
In an unusual break from their word war, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II agrees with Senator Leila de Lima's views at a Senate inquiry
Kabayan Representative Harry Roque immediately apologizes for his remarks, saying, 'I was out of line'
A persistent reporter and an irritated Palace communications chief Martin Andanar engage in a heated conversation during a Palace press briefing
House Bill 5021 proposes to penalize fake social media account holders and people behind bots with 6 to 12 years in prison, on top of a P30,000 to P50,000 fine