Former Interior Secretary Ismael Sueno clips the powers of the 3 undersecretaries before they convinced President Duterte to fire the DILG chief
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Canberra, which has an extensive defense cooperation program with Manila, says two high-tech AP-3C Orion aircraft will provide surveillance support to the Philippine military
Globe's prepaid customers in crisis-hit Marawi City can send free texts to all networks and make free calls to Globe and TM networks
Eid'l Fitr or the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan falls on Monday, June 26
How did he circumvent the 3-term limit set by the Constitution and the Local Government Code?
(UPDATED) P4,000 in cash will also be provided to each family to help them start a new life in Marawi
In these formal or informal areas, women and children can feel safe – free from violence, trauma, and threats
Is your lifestyle now affecting your risk for diseases in the future?
BPI president and CEO Cezar Consing says 'most if not all' of the amount has been returned, with a majority of affected accounts involving those owned by small businesses
The president seizes on the result of a closely-watched special election in Georgia as a vote of confidence
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez advises Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and CA Presiding Justice Andres Reyes to ‘discipline’ their justices
The administration's aim is not only to build homes for the poor but to build them within urban centers. It's a challenge on which past governments failed.
The companies fear they will not be able to comply with future capital requirements by the Philippine Insurers and Reinsurers Association
The House ends its probe into the deadly attack on the hotel-casino, with findings and recommendations expected to be out by next week
'Ang hinihintay lang niyan sabihin na namatay na si Duterte. Mag-ambak-ambak 'yan doon sa selda niya,' says the President about detained Senator Leila de Lima
Armeen Gomez tells lawmakers he was named Armenio, but gives a vague explanation before invoking his right against self-incrimination
The lawmaker who filed the bill seeking a P3,000 casino entrance fee admits he also gambles, but argues the law does not prohibit legislators from doing so
(UPDATED) Ateneo's assistant athletics director for operations Erika Dy confirms the spiker is ineligible to enroll in the university
David Chua, chairman of Travellers International Hotel Group that owns and operates Resorts World, has been subpoenaed to appear on Wednesday, June 21
Sambil menunggu terbitnya Perpres maka Permendikbud mengenai hari sekolah tetap berlaku
(UPDATED) Victim Elizabeth Panlilio-Gonzales, the late wife of Representative Aurelio Gonzales Jr, allegedly loses a Rolex watch, jewelry, as well as her ATM and credit cards during the attack
The 22-year-old graduating student will speak on behalf of 36 summa cum laude students and 4,000 graduates
Get ready – 'Concrete and Gold' has 'more twists and turns than a live Senate hearing' says a note on the Foo Fighters' website
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(UPDATED) Republican Karen Handel wins a fierce, closely-watched special congressional election in Georgia, US media project, salvaging a seat in traditional conservative territory
'Tutulungan ko kayo hanggang relocation. And then, we will rehabilitate ang Marawi. Gaganda iyon ulit,' says President Rodrigo Duterte as he visits evacuees staying in Iligan City
In a confidential memo submitted to President Duterte, DILG officials and employees accuse Jesus Hinlo, John Castriciones, and Emily Padilla of corruption
The committee on good government asks appellate court justices to explain their order for the provisional release of the Ilocos Norte officials detained by the House
The good government committee tells the officials, 'If you’re not willing to answer any questions, wala po kaming magagawa kundi ibalik kayo sa detention cell'
The DILG projects that a total of P28.2 million is needed every 6 months to fund the salaries of the 261 dependents of injured and fallen soldiers and cops
More than 100,000 students stand to benefit from the program funded by the 2016 budget of the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Fund
(UPDATED) Republicans are facing a sobering reminder of their president's poor approval ratings, as 30-year-old centrist Democrat Jon Ossoff, a filmmaker and onetime political assistant, clings to the narrowest of leads
Watch the hearing live on Rappler
'Balik-Islam Group in the Philippines is very peaceful, very democratic, and very tolerant and linking them with ISIS is in fact providing them an injustice,' says terror expert Rommel Banlaoi
The old district jail in Ubay town used to pack 168 inmates in a space meant for only 23 people
The nominees are vying to be President Rodrigo Duterte's 3rd appointee to the Supreme Court
The Department of Transportation plans to phase out old PUVs, make changes in the franchising system, update routes, and provide training for drivers
"Presiden akan melakukan penataan ulang aturan itu.”
Quitline is a hotline that smokers can call through telephone or mobile platforms
The Department of Labor and Employment reminds OFWs that the transfer from one employer to another should undergo a formal hiring process for easier documentation
The SC vacancy is for Justice Bienvenido Reyes who will retire on July 6. After Reyes, Justice Jose Mendoza will retire on August 13.
Court Administrator Midas Marquez is applying to be the next associate justice of the High Tribunal
The JBC starts interviews on Monday, June 19, for candidates vying for the post of Supreme Court Justice Bienvenido Reyes, who will retire on July 6
(3rd UPDATE) The new body will be nearly 6 years younger on average, have a record 223 women lawmakers, and will be strikingly less politically experienced
The main concern for observers and critics is the likely absence of any political counterweight to Macron
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial, whose confirmation is being opposed, has been caught giving contradicting statements on major health issues
In Caloocan, 72-year-old Arturo Fabular walks for 10 hours each day to sell ice drop candy just to make ends meet