The rainy season would likely begin between May 28 and June 8, says state weather bureau PAGASA
BSP Governor Amando Tetangco Jr points out, however, that there may be 'temporary cautiousness' in the next few days
Sporadic clashes continue, but the military claims the situation is already under its control
President Rodrigo Duterte maintains that there are 4 million 'drug addicts' in the Philippines, and slams Dangerous Drugs Board Chairperson Benjamin Reyes for giving a different figure
At least 50 men break into two prisons in the evening of the clash between the Maute group and government forces in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur
The Bolts did not score in the first 7 minutes of the fourth quarter
The two airlines offer rebooking and other options for passengers going to Mindanao, after President Rodrigo Duterte declared martial law there
Petalcorin's promoter says he will petition the IBF to become the mandatory challenger if Melindo won't fight him
Top defense and security officials were in Russia when supposed members of the Maute Group clashed with government forces in Marawi City
The PNP appeals to the public to be responsible in sharing information
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Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez agrees to retain the VAT exemptions for cooperatives in the proposed tax reform package at the request of party-list representatives
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A police senior inspector dies during the clash with lawless elements in the capital city of Lanao del Sur
(3rd UPDATE) The situation worsens towards evening as the Maute Group occupies a public hospital – the Amai Pakpak Medical Center
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'Initial reports do not indicate that any Filipino citizen is included among the casualties,' says the Philippine embassy in London
A second successive runner up finish bodes well for the future of Pinay football
The measure proposes stiffer penalties for parents and syndicates using children to commit crimes, while focusing on the improved rehabilitation of children in conflict with the law
'The context was not threatening each other that we'll go to war,' Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano says
(UPDATED) Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte arrives with his official delegation and contingent of businessmen for a 4-day visit to Russia
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Almost 4,000 new lawyers told to 'arm yourselves well with idealism tempered by wisdom; passion strengthened by persistence; knowledge of the law honed by dedicated hard work'
The bill extending the validity of driver’s license to 5 years is one step closer to getting passed into law. The Senate version was approved earlier.
Says Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno: 'We need lawyers who will not back down from serving the rule of law even at great personal cost. We need lawyers who will not bend to pressures to set the law aside in favor of expediency.'
All official maps and charts of the Philippines will now use the name 'Philippine Rise' to refer to the 13-million-hectare underwater plateau near Aurora
House committee on cooperative development chairperson Rico Geron says he will oppose the tax reform package if it will include the removal of the VAT exemptions for cooperatives
The transaction values SPi Global at $330 million (P16.42 billion)
Senator Paolo Benigno Aquino IV asks why the Philippines is rejecting the European Union's supposed interference, but allowing China to make threats
After months-long consultations, Representative Ron Salo says the subpanel on correctional reforms will instead propose amendments strengthening the existing Juvenile Justice Act of 2006
Switzerland will increase reliance on hydraulic power as well as renewables like solar, wind, geothermal, and biomass
There will be light to moderate rain in the regions of Ilocos, Cagayan Valley, Cordillera, and Central Luzon
Ginebra and San Miguel are now tied with 6-2 records
Both LA Revilla and Reden Celda come up with career games for Mahindra
This comes after China reportedly threatened the Philippines with war if it 'forces the issue' of the arbitral ruling on the South China Sea
Milan Melindo drops Akira Yaegashi 3 times to score a first round technical knockout and win the IBF junior flyweight title
The campaign aims to help prepare children to become responsible adult road users
The decision to name Mika Reyes team captain of the national team wasn’t that hard for national team head coach Francis Vicente and his staff
He faces a stark challenge from US President Donald Trump, who is currently visiting Iran's bitter regional rival Saudi Arabia, and has threatened to tear up the nuclear deal and reimpose sanctions
President Hassan Rouhani says his victory shows Iranians' belief in the reinforcement of democracy as the way to ensure security
Did the state-run news agency misquote DILG Assistant Secretary Epimaco Densing III?
Cloudy skies will bring light to moderate rains over Ilocos, Cagayan Valley, Cordillera and Central Luzon
Former foreign secretary Albert del Rosario also says China 'has strongly declared that it is might that will trump what is right'
(UPDATED) Hassan Rouhani frames the election as a choice between greater civil liberties and 'extremism'
Pinoy contender Randy Petalcorin wants a shot at the IBF junior flyweight title, even if it means fighting his countryman Milan Melindo
Meanwhile, a House bill seeks early voting for PWDs and senior citizens within a week before election day
US Joint Task Force commander Brigadier General John Jansen says the level of sophistication in the shared understanding of doctrine and war fighting necessitates that the Philippine and US militaries up their cooperation game
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