Representatives Emmeline Aglipay-Villar, Kaka Bag-ao, and Geraldine Roman sponsor the proposed SOGIE Equality Act for 2nd reading in the House
Here are links to the speeches of 14 congressmen and women who voted "no" and 3 who voted "yes" to House Bill 4727
Dinagat Islands Representative Kaka Bag-ao likens her colleagues' 'yes' votes for the death penalty to saying 'yes' to killing of the poor and OFWs on death row
Dinagat Islands Representative Kaka Bag-ao tells congressmen, 'Ang pagboto po natin ng yes sa death penalty ay katumbas sa pagdiin sa kanila sa kamatayan'
Here are the top 7 best teams in the Online Publishing demonstration contest at the National Schools Press Conference 2017
Six-year-old Murtaza Ahmadi gets his dream come true after meeting Lionel Messi
Two other lawmakers also condemn the proposal to revive the death penalty, as well as plans to lower the age of criminal liability in the Philippines
Lawmakers react to Senator Leila de Lima's claim that President Rodrigo Duterte may be impeached for protecting cops tagged in the killing of Albuera Mayor Rolando Espinosa Sr
(UPDATED) The House justice committee votes in favor of reimposing the death penalty for heinous crimes in the Philippines. Who voted for and against the measure?
Lawmakers react to the SC ruling allowing a 'corrupt and ruthless dictator' to be buried in the Libingan ng mga Bayani
(UPDATED) Congressmen call for continued public support for President Rodrigo Duterte, who has declared a nationwide state of lawlessness, but a few of their colleagues caution against the declaration
While their party is allied with President Rodrigo Duterte's PDP-Laban, 5 female legislators from LP say they oppose apparent summary executions committed in the name of the war on drugs
The bill that seeks to end discrimination in the Philippines faces strong opposition in the Lower House
Dinagat Representative Kaka Bag-ao, one of the authors of the bill, believes that profiling individuals based on what they wear is a form of discrimination
'This has never been, and will never be consistent with the values of the Liberal Party,' say Representatives Henedina Abad, Josephine Sato, and Kaka Bag-ao
Hermes promises 'ethical treatment of crocodiles' in the production of the bag after Birkin's complaint about 'cruel' methods last July
'All of us are part of this fight for a better Philippines. Be involved and engaged in what’s happening in our country,' Josh Mahinay urges other OFWs
This is a story about the Filipino people's struggle for genuine equality and acceptance, amid a culture of hate and holiness
PRESS RELEASE: TEDxADMU will hold its third TEDx talk featuring speakers who, as catalysts of change and innovation, are expected to ignite deep discussions among the hundreds of participants
The sports NGO The Athletes for Brazil group criticizes the choice of Hilton as "based purely on political criteria"
Quezon City prides itself in being a 'green' city, but some of its policies, especially those related to garbage management, come across as half-baked
But environmentalists say it's a greenwashing scheme that will only perpetuate the use of plastic bags which pollute water bodies and contribute to flooding in the metro
The use of disposable shopping bags, whether made of paper or plastic, comes with pros and cons for the environment
RH law authors in the House of Representatives say the battle is not over – they will fix the struck-down provisions and challenge the Executive to resist attempts to repeal or weaken the law
Is soda consumption the real enemy or the excess calories in children's diets?
Studies show that carbonated or soft drinks are rich in sugar, caffeine, artificial sweeteners, and carbonic acids which can be harmful to health
The singer uses Twitter to express his support to Shia who has been no stranger to controversy these past few months
The bill seeks to establish a comprehensive framework to ensure the right of every Filipino to access adequate food at all times
The NPA attackers were clad in military uniform on Saturday, taking with them guns and ammunition
Without a national land use policy, urban and rural planning has become haphazard and dangerous to the Filipino people
'My personal view at the end of the investigation is that what happened was an accident,' says Martin Hewitt, Deputy Assistant Commissioner of London's Metropolitan Police
With France as model, old-school sector of small bookshops carries on valiant struggle against online purchasing
Tory Burch and Kate Spade launch their Fall 2013 collections here in Manila
Some applaud President Aquino's move to overhaul the pork barrel system, but others would not settle for anything less than full abolition
On a leap of faith, I resigned from my job in L.A. and decided to go back to the Philippines and start a business that will champion education for the poor
Congresswomen Leni Robredo and Kaka Bag-ao join NGOs in their crusade for people power governance
Sotto resigns as Senate Majority Leader. Dinagat congresswoman: narrow win in province shows Ecleos' influence. North and South Korea agree to talks.
Las Piñas City Rep Mark Villar's net worth increases by P200-M
Dinagat Islands Vice Gov Jade Ecleo’s fight with her mother, Gov Glenda Ecleo, was one of the most defiant but painful political battles in the midterm polls
Jade, the current vice governor, is running against her re-electionist mother Gov. Glenda Ecleo. She is fielding congresswoman Kaka Bag-ao against her sister Gwendolyn Ecleo
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari wonders whether superstars Kaka and Ronaldinho can have a future together with the Brazilian national team.
The disqualification case vs Akbayan Rep Kaka Bag-ao is dismissed on a technicality but this does not settle the issues raised by the petitioner
Critics and supporters of the RH bill have different interpretations of President Aquino's use of 'responsible parenthood' in his SONA
Penalty curse takes out Madrid for Spanish-less Champions League finals
Brazilian footballer Kaka reaches 10M Twitter followers, 17th most followed overall.
A lawyer stands up to Sen. Miriam Defensor Santiago and tells the senator-judge that respect begets respect
Day 14: Senate caucus on bank subpoenas; Cross examination of FASAP president; PSBank president presents documents of Corona peso accounts; Discussion on bank secrecy, subpoenas for SC justices, documents