"'Pag bibigyan mo ng palugit si Duterte, ang susunod nito buong Pilipinas na. Sinasanay niya, kinokondisyon niya isipan ng mamamayan na martial law ay okay lang,' says Senator Antonio Trillanes IV
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez agrees to retain the VAT exemptions for cooperatives in the proposed tax reform package at the request of party-list representatives
Senator Grace Poe says her former election rival has some explaining to do on the questionable contract with a maintenance provider under his term as transportation chief
Officers arrested 141 men when they raided a building in Jakarta that houses a sauna and a gym, and halted the event they said was called 'The Wild One'.
The 7 members of the House opposition bloc go to Camp Crame to visit detained Senator Leila de Lima, who is 'in high spirits'
'Gusto nating maging daan ang program para alisin ang lahat ng negatibo,' says Vice President Leni Robredo, as she urges critics to tune in to BISErbisyong LENI first before tagging it as a destabilization tool
With more LP lawmakers possibly jumping ship to PDP-Laban, it may soon lack the minimum 24 members required to maintain its slot in the CA
I am a yellowtard because I would rather take clumsy liberal-democrats over a maniacal murderer in Malacañang
Jennylyn celebrates with a Hawaiian-themed party
But Senator Grace Poe says there is no need yet to invite her former election rival to the ongoing Senate probe
On the anniversary of the tragic Close Up Forever Summer concert, where 5 people died after allegedly consuming an illegal substance, Rappler talks to drug dealers and people who use drugs about the risque mix of drugs and music
Quezon City Vice Mayor Joy Belmonte says her father, Quezon City 4th District Representative Sonny Belmonte, will retire from politics as a Liberal Party member in 2019
Brazil's media talked up the court session as a showdown between two of the most powerful men in Brazil
Among the pledges, which are yet to be signed off, the party says it will guarantee a 'meaningful vote' on the final Brexit agreement and rules out leaving the European Union without a deal
The issue risks further stoking tensions between Ankara and Washington less than a week before President Recep Tayyip Erdogan heads to Washington to meet his US counterpart Donald Trump
(UPDATED) In defending their departure from LP, Representatives Geraldine Roman and Alfred Vargas say there is 'overwhelming' support for President Rodrigo Duterte in their respective districts
Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, 71, is accused of receiving a seaside apartment as a bribe in a much wider corruption scheme investigated by the so-called 'Car Wash' probe upending Brazilian politics
(3rd UPDATE) Liberal Party lawmakers in the House are now down to 28 as an impeachment complaint looms against the party chairperson, Vice President Leni Robredo
The former LP president has kept mostly to himself, save for the occasional camping selfie and food recommendation, and when he had to speak up about the hero's burial for the dictator
Representative Antonio Floirendo Jr's removal from the House contingent to the Commission on Appointments comes a day before a House probe into his banana firm's operations
'It is my fervent hope... that today's members of Congress, regardless of party, are willing to look at the facts and speak the truth even when it contradicts party positions'
(UPDATED) Britain will choose thousands of new local councillors in a vote that will be closely watched for proof of the strength of May's Conservatives
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The Commission on Appointments defers the confirmation of Social Welfare Secretary Judy Taguiwalo after being questioned over her ties to the Communist Party of the Philippines
Leaders in two Southeast Asian countries, the Philippines and Cambodia, have used a startlingly similar playbook to undermine the opposition and subvert democracy
He says he wants to build a political movement to shape the policy debate as Britain starts its negotiations to leave the European Union
AKP party officials confirm Erdogan will be a candidate for party leader at the congress, the Hurriyet daily and the NTV television channel report
If the court has allowed the furlough of former senators Jinggoy Estrada and Bong Revilla, it should also allow Senator Leila de Lima to perform her duties as senator, says Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon
Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon says at least 13 senators are expected to thumb down the Duterte administration's priority measure
'I hope that my party mates uphold the oath each one of us took before the Filipino electorate to fight tyranny and corruption by defending the rule of law, civil liberties, and human rights,' says the detained senator
US President Donald Trump has suddenly heaped pressure on congressional Republican leadership by saying he expects a vote on a revived version of the bill 'next week or shortly thereafter'
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(2ND UPDATE) Deputy Speaker Miro Quimbo says this 'common consensus' was reached during a meeting of 15 LP House majority caucus members with their party chair, Vice President Leni Robredo
Duterte recalls in jest how Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada called him 'low class' during the 2016 national elections
(UPDATED) A Democrat nearly claims outright victory in a closely watched congressional primary in Georgia
(UPDATED) The House of Commons votes by 522 to 13 to hold a general election on June 8 – plunging Britain back into political uncertainty just weeks before the start of negotiations on leaving the European Union
(4th UPDATE) Theresa May's dramatic announcement comes after months of tumult in British politics following the Brexit vote
Democrat Jon Ossoff aims to strike the first blow in what is shaping up to be a bitter, 18-month battle for control of the US Congress in the 2018 elections that come halfway through Trump's presidential term
Showing no sign of pulling his punches, Erdogan says Turkey could hold further referendums on its EU bid and re-introducing the death penalty
The sweeping constitutional changes approved in the vote create a presidential system that will grant Erdogan more power than any leader in modern Turkish history
Opinion polls have predicted drastically different outcomes and analysts are expecting a close result, despite the clear advantages the 'Yes' campaign enjoys
The referendum will shape its political system for the next generation and determine the key NATO member's future relationship with the West
(UPDATED) 'I am most likely to visit the Philippines to promote and advance the peace process,' CPP founder Jose Maria Sison tells Rappler
Malacañang welcomes the agreement between government negotiators and communists to begin the process of drafting an interim joint ceasefire
Political moves could bulldoze century-old Senate traditions and potentially do irreparable damage to the deliberative body
'I will not arrest him. I'll even pay for his hospitalization kung gusto niya,' says President Rodrigo Duterte
(UPDATED) The interim joint ceasefire will not address the collection of revolutionary taxes, an NPA activity that President Rodrigo Duterte said should stop