(UPDATED) 'Mukhang pera kayo eh,' says President Duterte of the Philippine Daily Inquirer and ABS-CBN, whom he accuses of unfair reporting
Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano believes the rift between the two Duterte allies points to cracks in the ruling PDP-Laban
The President admits needing improved 'oxygenation' when he sleeps because of his health problems related to smoking
Watch the midday newscast with Margie de Leon
Foreign Secretary Enrique Manalo says China has '2 or 3' pending requests to survey Benham Rise after previous requests had been denied
In 2009, then mayor and now President Rodrigo Duterte denied the existence of the Davao Death Squad during a public hearing, but admitted there were 'unexplained, unresolved' killings
This worldview of conspiracies is the laziest kind of thinking that subverts self-criticism and does not allow for a vision to flourish
(UPDATED) In his supplementary impeachment complaint, Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano also alleges that the Philippine leader is forging 'secret deals' with Beijing
Hello! Here's a roundup of news you need to know this Thursday
The President warns drug personalities: 'Maniwala kayo, marami pang susunod sa akin, hihiritan talaga kayo'
'This EU, for their naivete, I pity those guys,' says President Rodrigo Duterte
In the same speech, the usually antagonistic President says, 'We remain friends with America'
What is it like to lead the University of the Philippines in the time of Duterte? Watch this interview with UP President Danilo Concepcion.
'What is really so harmful with having a research ship [there]?' asks National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr on the presence of a Chinese survey ship in Benham Rise for 3 months
Cabinet Secretary Jun Evasco, among the President's closest advisers, turns 73 a day after Duterte turns 72
The President meets with the MNLF leader on the eve of his birthday to talk about peace in Mindanao
Watch live appearances of President Rodrigo Duterte
National Security Adviser Hermogenes Esperon Jr tells a Senate panel that the National Security Council will discuss the incident once the government receives the full report
(UPDATED) Philippine officials cannot say who granted China permit to access Benham Rise, which UNCLOS confirmed as part of the Philippines' continental shelf in 2012
The Communist Party of the Philippines says it has elected young leaders to its central committee as it aims to 'complete victory'
Robert Ace Barbers' House Bill 5359, seeking to postpone village and youth polls and allowing the President to appoint OICs, contravenes the Constitution on at least 5 fronts
President Rodrigo Duterte's pronouncements of dislike for US makes the country's relations with Japan very crucial
The Commission on Human Rights says it is still premature to draw any conclusion on whether or not extrajudicial killings in the war on drugs are state-sponsored
The EU delegation issues the statement after DSWD Assistant Secretary Lorraine Badoy posts on Facebook: 'Iyong mga taga-EU, mag-online child porn muna kayo. D'yan naman kayo magaling e.'
The Palace confirms a European nation offered 'technical assistance' on a type of drug treatment the President vehemently opposes
What is a good thing – making top officials accountable – has now been distorted as a way of defeating the will of the people
Vice President Leni Robredo says the postponement of barangay elections should be an opportunity to strengthen the independence of barangay officials
On his 72nd birthday in Davao City, Rody Duterte presses pause on the presidency and takes time to be just like any other grandfather
(UPDATED) Edgar Matobato is ordered arrested for the kidnapping of alleged terrorist Sali Makdum in 2002, a non-bailable offense
The relieved policemen were mentioned in the supplemental affidavit of the region's top drug suspect Ricky Serenio, who is believed to be the bagman of the Berya drug group
The names of 4,000 martial law victims to receive 50% of compensation have been submitted to the Office of the Executive Secretary, says the Palace
The President's schedule is cleared of any official events on his birthday
(UPDATED) Commission on Human Rights official Gwen Pimentel-Gana, who heads the task force on EJKs, says government policy must exist for the extrajudicial killings to be considered state-sponsored
Vice President Leni Robredo also prays that President Rodrigo Duterte will listen to her remarks against some of his policies
The Vice President says in Filipino, 'Even if there are a lot of things we don't agree on, as long as it is for the country, we will try'
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez files the resolution against the company of Davao del Norte 2nd District Representative Antonio Floirendo Jr, President Duterte's biggest campaign contributor, amid ouster rumors against the Speaker
Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Tuesday.
'Best of health for my boss so he can continue serving his countrymen until kingdom come,' says Bong Go, Special Assistant to the President
Both ambassadors discuss security concerns with the Philippine President. Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua also gives Duterte a birthday gift.
Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua says a bilateral mechanism on the South China Sea dispute is needed to avoid misunderstandings
Acting on orders from the DILG, village leaders in thousands of assemblies held nationwide pushed for the shift to a federal system of government
Surigao del Norte 2nd District Representative Robert Ace Barbers' measure would also allow President Rodrigo Duterte to appoint officers-in-charge once the barangay polls are postponed
Watch the evening newscast with Ana Arceo
(UPDATED) In sarcastic advice on Facebook, Social Welfare Assistant Secretary Lorraine Badoy says consuming child pornography is what Europeans – critics of President Duterte – are good at
The President says the sender refuses to take the luxury watch back. So he plans to sell the watch at a discount.
Senators from both the majority and minority blocs oppose the President's idea, saying it is 'unconstitutional” and “undemocratic.'
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says the bill can be passed into law before October if President Rodrigo Duterte certifies the measure as urgent