Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and Associate Justice Andres Reyes Jr have urged the House to observe separation of powers between the judiciary and legislature
Representative Reynaldo Umali says the Ilocos Norte governor engages in 'forum shopping' by urging the SC to take over the case of detained provincial executives
The data embassy in Luxembourg will notably back up information regarding taxes, land, businesses, identity documents, pensions, legislation, and the census
(UPDATED) Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang says Beijing lodged official protests with the United States, France, Germany and the United Nations human rights office over their 'irresponsible remarks' regarding Liu Xiaobo
'Kayo na lang po ang humusga,' says the Ilocos Norte governor of photos of Ilocos Norte 1st District Representative Rodolfo Fariñas with her when she distributed the vehicles in 2012
(UPDATED) 'Pulitikang lokal ang pinagmulan nito. Bakit hindi ibalik sa Ilocos Norte ang laban na 'yan?' says Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos as she slams the House probe led by Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas
For months, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has been dogged by scandals, most recently claims he showed favoritism to a friend in a business deal, an accusation he denies
The country is in the throes of the biggest purge in its history against alleged coup supporters while President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has seen his grip on power tightened rather than weakened
(UPDATED) By creating new provinces, this means old-timer and newbie politicians can vie for additional government seats
Similar to the past, there are internal battles being fought as regards the right balance between state and market
'If he resigns, that's very good, that's delicadeza, but our strongest position would be for the President to actually take him out of office,' says one of the complainants
The Metropolitan Manila Development Authority says that the travel time along EDSA has been cut by at least 14 minutes
This comes after House Sergeant-at-Arms Roland Detabali filed a motion for the 3 justices of the CA Special 4th Division to inhibit from the case
'If the majority of votes are for creating a Catalan republic, obviously independence will have to be declared immediately,' says Gabriela Serra, a member of the separatist coalition that governs Catalonia
Meralco first vice president Ivanna de la Peña says talks for power supply agreements on 7 coal-fired power plants started as early as 2012
The Housing and Urban Development Coordinating Council is eyeing an online portal to handle processing of all needed documents for mass housing projects
The House also readies the detention room of the 3 CA justices who ordered the provisional release of 6 Ilocos Norte officials implicated in the tobacco funds probe
Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos would face arrest if she does not attend the July 25 House hearing
Cagayan de Oro’s Justiniano R. Borja Medical Center aims to be the go-to medical center among Kagay-anons
Within the first year of President Duterte’s administration, he has not been remiss in expressing his thanks to the community that has been instrumental to his success
Lam came from humble origins, growing up in a modest family of 5 children in the crowded district of Wanchai. But recent gaffes have fanned criticism that she is out of touch with ordinary people.
Missing documents, improper bidding processes, and officials mum on the issue surround the alleged misuse by Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos of millions worth of tobacco funds
The petitioners asks the Supreme Court to compel the two government agencies to do what laws require of them in regulating coal-fired power plants
During the campaign, President Duterte vowed to return the coconut levy fund to poor farmers within his first 100 days. Congressmen are getting in the way.
If she fails to attend the July 25 hearing, then the Ilocos Norte governor will be arrested by the House, where her accuser Rodolfo Fariñas is majority leader
Rodrigo Duterte has fired several government officials, including his closest allies, for alleged corruption
Ilocos Norte Provincial Board members approve the resolution against House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas, who says he will sue the local officials
Organizations now plan to simplify and bring human rights closer to the ground and everyday life
This comes after Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos said she would not attend the House probe into the alleged misuse of provincial tobacco funds
The 20th anniversary of the Hong Kong handover comes at a time when many fear the semi-autonomous city's freedoms are being lost to an ever more assertive Beijing
The provincial officials' lawyer Estelito Mendoza urges the Court of Appeals to grant their petition for a writ of habeas corpus
President Rodrigo Duterte paints human rights defenders as an obstacle to the change he promised, according to iDEFEND's Ellecer Carlos
President Duterte has criticized the past government for the slow rehab of Eastern Visayas. What happens when he tells agencies he is getting impatient?
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Camilo Sabio, who turns 82 next month, will appeal the decision of the Sandiganbayan 1st Division
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez advises Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and CA Presiding Justice Andres Reyes to ‘discipline’ their justices
(UPDATED) Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, with 12 months left in office, steps on the gas as Arroyo-time scam cases are being dismissed by the anti-graft court
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'
Watch the hearing live on Rappler
Duterte’s experience as mayor is out of proportion to the demands of the presidency. It ill-prepared him for checks and balances central to a democracy
About 68 listed Philippine firms, including 4 Andrew Tan-led businesses, will need to sell more shares to the public if SEC hikes the minimum public float to 20%
Philippine jails have a total holding capacity of only 20,746, but now accommodate 126,946 inmates
'We worked hard for our money so no one should question [what we] had and wherever it went,' Cheryl says of the issues thrown against her family
Former Sulu vice governor Abdusakur Tan and his son, Maimbung Mayor Samier Tan, will be charged for failure to file SALNs. Another son, Sulu Governor Abdusakur Tan II, is under investigation for possible ill-gotten wealth.
The 'MMK' host speaks up after Pia's half-brother and her late father's partner criticize the episode