SSS releases the schedule of payments for January to March 2017. The P1,000-increase will be incorporated in the regular pension starting April.
Espino is slapped with a 90-day suspension order by the anti-graft court for allowing illegal black sand mining in his province when he was still governor
The premier business club throws its weight behind President Duterte’s wish to amend the law to allow Tetangco to serve an unprecedented 3rd term
If the increase eventually gets final approval, SSS Chairman Amado Valdez says they can only implement it in two tranches, with the first P1,000 given by January 2017
(UPDATED) Several posts under the 'Daang Matuwid' section can no longer be viewed. This is not the first time, however, that posts from a previous administration have apparently 'disappeared.'
Despite being falsely accused by President Rodrigo Duterte, Pangasinan 5th District Representative Amado Espino Jr says he will continue supporting the war on drugs
President Rodrigo Duterte says he takes 'full responsibility' for mistakenly linking former Pangasinan governor Amado Espino Jr and two other Pangasinan officials to illegal drugs
'Kasi may mga nakita ako doon na mga kaibigan ko na hindi ko sukat akalain,' President Rodrigo Duterte says
The House Committee on Rules will decide how to act on the suspension orders issued against the congressmen by the anti-graft court Sandiganbayan
Pangasinan congressman Amado Espino Jr says he will go through the judicial process even if the charges, he says, are 'pure fabrications and politically motivated'
Pangasinan congressman Amado Espino Jr faces charges for allegedly allowing illegal black sand mining operations in his province in 2011, when he was governor
Pangasinan 5th District Representative Amado Espino Jr says he is 'willing and ready' to face all accusers and evidence that would be presented against him
'Is there any reason why I should be taking advice from the person who is persecuting and maligning me?' says Senator Leila De Lima, whom the President urged to hang herself
Communications Secretary Martin Andanar says the controversial matrix went through 'thorough validation'
Congressman Amado Espino and his longtime aide, Raffy Baraan flatly deny the President's allegations
Senator Leila De Lima also asks President Rodrigo Duterte to stop the attacks, as he is only wasting precious 'government time'
The matrix also claims Espino's trusted aide Raffy Baraan and former Bureau of Corrections chief Franklin Bucayu were part of the illegal drug operations
The Philippines can also create a federal, parliamentary form of government that allows for a vice president or a deputy prime minister, congressmen say
On the last session day of the 16th Congress, more members of the House of Representatives reject attempts to override President Aquino's veto of the pension hike
Press release: The Aleron choir holds concerts on May 28 and 29
All 5 presidential candidates square off for the last time in the vote-rich province of Pangasinan
Senior Associate Justice Antonio Carpio, however, maintains that Grace Poe's citizenship 'remains hanging and unsettled'
A re-electionist, a former mayor, and a congressman fight for the mayoralty of the city of Manila
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The private respondents call the Supreme Court's decision declaring Grace Poe qualified to run for the presidency 'a 47-page perversion of the Constitution'
Foes turned friends, bitter rivals turned teammates. In a tight presidential race, every single vote counts.
Two of the 4 petitioners say they will appeal the High Court's decision allowing the presidential bet to run for president
(5th UPDATE) The vote is 9-6 in favor of the presidential candidate
'A lot of people who worked under the Marcos regime were unceremoniously branded as undesirable and cast aside by the conquering heroes and heroines'
Rappler rounds up the main points in the memorandums filed by the parties involved in the disqualification case against presidential candidate Grace Poe
In 2013, Commission on Elections data show that Poe topped the senatorial polls in the province with 818,598 votes
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'We might as well write off our election laws if the voice of the electorate is the sole determinant of who should be proclaimed worthy to occupy elective positions in our republic,' petitioner Amado Valdez says
The former senator did not seek the cancellation of Grace Poe's certificate of candidacy, but for her disqualification. The Comelec does not have jurisdiction over this issue.
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Grace Poe's lawyer George Garcia says the senator didn't intend to lie about her natural-born status
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'We are ready to face all these petitions and prove them wrong,' the camp of presidential aspirant Senator Grace Poe says
Undeterred, at least 10 of the 24 present and former lawmakers identified in the PDAF complaints before the Ombudsman want to run in the May 2016 elections
Manileños march with Estrada from city square Liwasang Bonifacio to the Comelec office in a motorcade complete with a band, balloons, banners and flags
The ruling Liberal Party is fielding former Manila mayor Alfredo Lim, who says he is running 'in response to public clamor' for "restoration of free basic services'
Amado Bagatsing joins the bitter battle between Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada and former Mayor Alfredo Lim
Rappler's weekly #PHvote wrap-up: Is Jack Enrile gearing up for a congressional comeback in Cagayan? Who’ll make for better governor in Pangasinan: congressman or barangay chair? 6 celebrities want to be Parañaque councilors.
The BSP is likely to gauge market reaction to the US Fed’s decision to keep interests rates before making a move
Outgoing Governor Amado Espino has left NPC and wants to join the LP. What keeps President Aquino's party from taking in the popular Pangasinan politician?