Prior to his recent appointment to the Dangerous Drugs Board, retired general Dionisio Santiago chaired the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency
Hello! Here's a roundup of news you need to know this Friday.
(UPDATED) 'Issue about resurgence of drug trade has made me irrelevant,' Benjamin de los Santos says in a text message to reporters
'Women of the Weeping River' and 'Paglipay' lead this year's nominations, while Jaclyn Jose and Charo Santos are among the Best Actress nominees – see who else was nominated here!
'Can I help it if I had a happy childhood?' is one of his most repeated quotes
Mauro 'Malang' Santos passed away on June 10 at the age of 89. Find out more about the life and times of the artist through the eyes of those who knew him best
Sun Life Financial launches short films that show how true love isn’t about grand gestures – it’s about the real, helpful ways we show it
DICT Secretary Rodolfo Salalima assures commuters the connection is not only fast, but also secure
After the award-winning 'Ang Babaeng Humayo,' Charo Santos is working on a new movie with director Lav Diaz, this time about an OFW
The 'MMK' host speaks up after Pia's half-brother and her late father's partner criticize the episode
Tippy dos Santos is performing on Rappler Live Jam! Come through!
Rebel leader Rodrigo Londono: 'After the government's repeated non-compliance with the Peace Agreement (signed in November), the FARC is going to seek international monitoring'
George Pascua, who is the head coach of the PSL's Cignal, previously played for FEU and coached their men's team
But the High Court clarifies its decision on a number of issues concerning contraceptive implants and the product registrations of all oral contraceptives
Nico is known for playing Mateo in the hit show 'Superstore'
(UPDATED) Ana Santos receives the Hildegarde 'People’s Choice Award in the Field of Print Journalism' for her articles that seek to raise awareness on HIV/AIDS and reproductive health
'This is what a man like you needs. A man like you who doesn't know how to act when faced with a woman with a mind of her own and achievements that surpass your own.'
Marian Rivera, Dingdong Dantes, and Rajo Laurel are some of the guests at Pam and Chris Allison's Italy wedding
Both leaders expect a boost in trade between the two countries with the opening of the new Davao-General Santos-Bitung route
The new route within the BIMP-EAGA will open on April 30 and is expected to boost trade and relations between PH and Indonesia
Judy Ann returns to television via 'Bet on Your Baby' season 3
Singer Gerald Santos and newcomer Joreen Bautista step into the spotlight as Thuy and Kim in the upcoming 'Miss Saigon' UK tour
(UPDATED) The canonization of Jacinta and Francisco Marto will take place during the Argentine pontiff's visit to one of Catholicism's major pilgrimage sites
The Philippine Educational Theater Association remains true to its activist roots
The two-and-a-half hour concert delivered 17 head-spinning, heart-swelling musical numbers from 540 plays
Gerald and Red are set to join the UK cast tour as the Engineer and Thuy
'Internalized misogyny is the enabling framework that gives men a free pass starting from when they are boys all the way until they grow up to be sexist men'
General Santos is PLDT's first 'Fibr City' in Mindanao, allowing the telco to bring 'ultra fast' internet speed there
President Rodrigo Duterte mistakenly identifies former Film Development Council of the Philippines chief Briccio Santos as a 'son-in-law' of the Inquirer's Prietos
(4th UPDATE) 'Whole neighborhoods' are wiped out following the massive mudslide that hit Mocoa, a town of 40,000
Lawyer Ferdinand Topacio calls Erik Santos' actions against Jobert Sucaldito 'appalling and alarming'
'What is most unfortunate about 'Northern Lights' is that the film actually tries to define romantic relationships in a way that is not entirely escapist. The milieu has actual promise'
President Duterte possesses other qualities that suit the purpose of Time magazine's list of 100 most influential people
The former ABS-CBN president recalls how she faced the public after the Ultra stampede in 2006, which killed at least 71 people
Together, Erik Santos and manager Erickson Raymundo are seeking P24 million in damages from radio host Jobert Sucaldito
Piolo Pascual is back on the big screen with a new leading lady
'While we try to lead lives as a modern Filipino woman, reality is that even our President says things that do not respect women. How can we act in a society that perpetuates and tolerates this?' asks the girl
Poe and Santos are appointed members of the MMFF Executive Committee at the launch of the 2017 festival
Bagaimana aksi Coco di lapangan hijau?
Not unlike Pontius Pilate, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II called out to tens of thousands gathered at the Luneta on the evening of February 25 and asked them whom they wanted targeted next, possibly to join Senator Leila de Lima in jail, and they shouted back, 'Trillanes!'
The leftist rebels' claim of responsibility pollutes the air at the peace talks as President Juan Manuel Santos seeks a deal with Colombia's last active rebel group
'Spiderman' puts sneakers to glass for the two-handed dunk in Game 2 against TNT KaTropa
As Congress deliberates on the revival of capital punishment, the President insists his administration's enforcement of the death penalty will be effective
While Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II has repeatedly denied it, documents obtained by Rappler paint a different picture
The return of Chris Millado's play features gripping performances by Jackie Lou Blanco, Cherry Pie Picache, JC Santos, Angeli Bayani, and others
Angolan President Jose Eduardo dos Santos tells a meeting of the MPLA party that 'the party approved the name of the candidate heading the list in the August elections as (Defense Minister) Joao Manuel Goncalves Lourenco'
'The film tackles a universal need to escape, to expand horizons from the aches and tolerated boredom that limit humanity'
Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella reacts to a CBCP official who says the Philippines will lose 'any moral authority and legality to ask clemency' for Filipinos on death row if it restores the death penalty
Despite efforts like this, President Rodrigo Duterte asks Catholic leaders, 'Meron ba kayong isang bahay lang, maski limang kuwarto para rehab?'