Non-profit organization Best Buddies International gives the award to Michelle Ressa Aventajado
Although for many, Ramadan is a time for families to gather and break the fast with an iftar meal at sunset and socialize, this year it has been marked by violence
The jihadist group claims in a statement that its fighters 'set up a checkpoint' for the Christians as they headed to the monastery, then killing them and setting one of their vehicles on fire
The Road Warriors gain some rhythm and win back-to-back outings to close out this conference strong
The NCRPO remains on 'full alert' after the Marawi City clash that prompted President Rodrigo Duterte to declare martial law in Mindanao
The environment department has identified a secured location where the thousands of trees will be transferred to prevent them from getting poached
No group has yet claimed responsibility for attacking the bus
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says health workers face an 'unprecedented challenge,' but the agencies working on reproductive health 'will not falter'
President Rodrigo Duterte also says he has ordered Presidential Adviser on OFWs Abdullah Mamao to see if some of the terrorists are willing to 'talk peace' with him
As this generation steps into adulthood, they must learn to strike a balance between creating experiences and protecting their future
The High Court notes that the temporary restraining order it issued in 2015 'never meant to enjoin the processing of the entire gamut of family planning supplies that have been declared as unquestionably non-abortifacient'
A total of P1.3 billion worth of stockpile and standby funds are also available, according to the Department of Social Welfare and Development
Analysts say Prime Minister Theresa May could benefit at the UK polls from the shift in focus ahead of the general election on June 8
'We cannot let other groups take advantage of the crisis in Mindanao,' says QC Mayor Herbert Bautista, who chairs the Regional Peace and Order Council
In a separate corruption case, Jose Ramiscal Jr is already convicted of malversation and the falsification of public documents
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'Punta sila sa mga nakaupo nating local government officials at sa ating mga DSWD focal persons ... humingi ng tamang instructions,' says DSWD Undersecretary Hope Hervilla
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
Department of Education schools will not be used as evacuation centers for those affected by the clashes between the military and the Maute terrorist group
The Manila Police District says it is on full alert to prevent the clashes in Marawi City from spilling over to the nation's capital
Local chief executives would have to surrender powers over their units to the national government, but to what extent?
The Department of Social Welfare and Development says 3 evacuation centers are also in place in neighboring Iligan City, as families begin fleeing Marawi City
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez agrees to retain the VAT exemptions for cooperatives in the proposed tax reform package at the request of party-list representatives
The ISIS-inspired Maute group has been active in recent months as it seeks the support of the international terror group
House ways and means committee chairperson Dakila Cua estimates P157.2 billion in government revenues will be generated from the tax reform package in its first year of implementation
Nueva Ecija 1st District Representative Estrellita Suansing says collection will be used to assist sugar farmers and fund school-based feeding programs
The House ways and means committee chairman says the package aims to generate revenue for social welfare, infrastructure, education, healthcare, job generation, among others
Ipilan Nickel Corporation has until May 24 to explain why no criminal charges should be filed against it for cutting down trees
(UPDATED) Transport authorities will first focus on information dissemination, as recommended by lawmakers in a House hearing, following the confusion over the new law
Coleen adds that the man threatened to shoot her, her driver, and her PA
The intent of the law is different from the interpretation of transport authorities, says Senator Grace Poe
Right climate policies can help governments 'generate growth that will significantly reduce the risks of climate change,' an OECD report says
The Philippine government needs to fix and enforce road safety laws to help save lives
Sudah saatnya publik dan media massa berhenti menilai moralitas seorang manusia hanya dari seksualitasnya, termasuk mengasosiasikan LGBT dengan perilaku seksual semata.
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Where will you place your phone? Can dogs be on the dashboard? What about distracting passengers?
With the Senate passing its own version in March, the bill seeking to provide free tuition in state colleges will soon be transmitted to the Office of the President
No, you can't mount your phone above the dashboard
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
'They have made matters complicated, when it is basically just about banning the use of cellphones while driving,' says Senator Joseph Victor Ejercito, referring to the implementing rules
Drinking coffee, eating, or putting on makeup while on the road are also prohibited acts classified under reckless driving, says LTFRB member Aileen Lizada
'He reached both his hands out and scratched my face, trying to grab me and pull me out so that he could beat me up, too!' says the actress, recounting her experience
Switzerland will increase reliance on hydraulic power as well as renewables like solar, wind, geothermal, and biomass
Nickel Asia's vice president for corporate communications Jose Bayani Baylon explains their operations in the province of Palawan
The campaign aims to help prepare children to become responsible adult road users
(UPDATED) Several countries try to ‘resuscitate’ the massive free trade pact even as the new US trade chief affirms President Donald Trump’s decision to withdraw
'I believe Taiwan should be discovered because Taiwan has been overlooked for so long,' Taiwan's representative in the Philippines says
Did the state-run news agency misquote DILG Assistant Secretary Epimaco Densing III?