(3rd UPDATE) Lawyers of defeated vice presidential candidate Bongbong Marcos stress that Vice President Leni Robredo failed to pay the fee required by the Supreme Court for the recount of ballots
New DFA spokesman Robespierre Bolivar says the upcoming ASEAN Summit will also be a chance 'to show the best of the Philippines'
(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
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Tusk spokesperson: 'We expect to have the Brexit guidelines adopted by the European Council on 29 April and, following that, the Brexit negotiating directives ready on 22 May'
'We will only pay after Mr Marcos [has] already finished the revision and the recount of the ballot,' says the Vice President's lawyer Romulo Macalintal
(4th UPDATE) Theresa May's dramatic announcement comes after months of tumult in British politics following the Brexit vote
'We have done this because it is our heartfelt wish that the election protest be resolved with dispatch,' the donors are quoted as saying
(3rd UPDATE) The defeated vice presidential candidate says friends and supporters pulled in resources to raise the P36 million
The camp of Vice President Leni Robredo also says former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr should be the first to pay the recount fee
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(UPDATED) Former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr will have to pay P66.02 million, while Vice President Leni Robredo will have to settle P15.43 million
Piotr Levashov, who was arrested at Barcelona airport on Friday, is singled out by the United States for extradition in a request which is due to be examined by Spain's national criminal court, the source says
The lawmaker says appointing 300,000 barangay officials is nothing compared to the number of drug suspects and crimes that 'would rise' if narco-politicians remain in power
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The camp of former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr also urges the SC to immediately conduct the necessary actions to proceed with the election case against Vice President Leni Robredo
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
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The President says the sender refuses to take the luxury watch back. So he plans to sell the watch at a discount.
Mayor Denny Refol earlier argued that many other public officials also have illicit relationships
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
(UPDATED) Has the insanity plea ever worked in a Philippine court?
The Department of the Interior and Local Government will use the mandatory barangay assemblies – which fall on March 25 and October 8 this year – to gather support for the government's federalism agenda
Amid his warm approach to China, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte emphasizes respect for freedom of navigation and overflight in the South China Sea
Uriarte is among the remaining defendants in the PCSO scam plunder case which ex-president Arroyo has already been acquitted of
The camp of defeated vice presidential candidate Ferdinand Marcos Jr accuses Vice President Leni Robredo of resorting to delaying tactics
The ocean sunfish is considered a 'vulnerable' or 'threatened' species
Outside the diplomatic arena, China’s decision to explore a different approach and strategy in dealing with Filipino fishermen appears to be shaky
(3rd UPDATE) Philippine Foreign Secretary Perfecto Yasay Jr says ASEAN is hopeful to finish a framework code of conduct in the South China Sea by June this year
ASEAN and China bank on a 'fresh momentum' for a legally binding code of conduct in the South China Sea, the Philippines says
(UPDATED) The SC says the election protest filed by former senator Ferdinand Marcos Jr is sufficient in form and substance
(3rd UPDATE) Former foreign minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier gets 931 of 1,239 valid votes
Supporters and followers of several Islamic groups flash posters such as 'I'd prefer if my leader is a Muslim' and 'It is forbidden to pick an infidel leader'
'For all legal intents and purposes, it's Harry Roque, not Kabayan Party List, who is the member of the House of Representatives'
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'For us, this is quite disheartening and highly irregular,' says the camp of defeated vice presidential candidate Ferdinand Marcos Jr
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