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McCain after cancer diagnosis: 'I'll be back soon'

Jul 21, 2017 - 8:49 AM

Since the cancer diagnosis, John McCain has been showered with tributes from all sides

McCain after cancer diagnosis: 'I'll be back soon'

Qatar says UAE source of hacking that sparked Gulf row

Jul 21, 2017 - 8:40 AM

General Ali Mohammed al-Mohannadi tells a news conference the 'hacking' was undertaken 'from two sites... in the Emirates'

Qatar says UAE source of hacking that sparked Gulf row

Trump lashes out as presidency hits 6-month mark

Jul 21, 2017 - 7:54 AM

Trump's expansive remarks to The New York Times painted a picture of a president preoccupied by allegations against him

Trump lashes out as presidency hits 6-month mark

What's the Big Idea? Rey Ileto: History and Duterte through un-Americanized eyes

Jul 20, 2017 - 10:15 PM

Historian Rey Ileto says the 'boss mayor' embodied by President Rodrigo Duterte is an unintended legacy of the resistance against American occupation

What's the Big Idea? Rey Ileto: History and Duterte through un-Americanized eyes

Chelsea Logistics' final offer price: P10.68 each

Jul 20, 2017 - 7:11 PM

This is lower compared to the P14.63 maximum offer price earlier set by the company

Chelsea Logistics' final offer price: P10.68 each

Torture victims can now get psychological, financial aid from gov’t

Jul 20, 2017 - 6:34 PM

The Department of Social Welfare and Development leads 4 other agencies in the provision of services for torture victims

Torture victims can now get psychological, financial aid from gov’t

No response from North Korea as proposed talks loom – Seoul

Jul 20, 2017 - 3:10 PM

If the government meeting goes ahead, it will mark the first official inter-Korea talks since December 2015

No response from North Korea as proposed talks loom – Seoul

PSE to sell common shares to reduce broker ownership

Jul 20, 2017 - 2:17 PM

The share sale is part of the company’s move to reduce brokers' ownership in the stock exchange to 20% as prescribed under the Securities Regulation Code

PSE to sell common shares to reduce broker ownership

Malacañang asks U.S. Congress: Hear all sides

Jul 20, 2017 - 1:17 PM

'Insinuations and hasty judgments have no place in due process,' says Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella as the US Congress holds an inquiry into Duterte's bloody drug war

Malacañang asks U.S. Congress: Hear all sides

Aquino, Trump Jr, McCain | Midday wRap

Jul 20, 2017 - 12:56 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Aquino, Trump Jr, McCain | Midday wRap

French military chief resigns after row with Macron

Jul 20, 2017 - 12:10 PM

The row between Macron and General Pierre de Villiers erupted last week over budget cuts, testing the new president's authority

French military chief resigns after row with Macron

Trump says regrets hiring Sessions as attorney general

Jul 20, 2017 - 9:27 AM

(UPDATED) The president also criticized Attorney General Jeff Sessions' recent testimony before a Senate panel which is investigating possible collusion between Moscow and the Trump campaign

Trump says regrets hiring Sessions as attorney general

Inside SC: Justice De Castro vs CJ Sereno?

Jul 20, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Justice De Castro's memorandum questions the actions of CJ Sereno including giving travel allowance to a court staff

Inside SC: Justice De Castro vs CJ Sereno?

U.S. Senate icon John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

Jul 20, 2017 - 8:23 AM

(UPDATED) The 80-year-old U.S. senator underwent surgery to remove a blood clot from above his left eye last week and tests 'revealed that a primary brain tumor known as a glioblastoma was associated with the blood clot'

U.S. Senate icon John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer

Albright: 'Rule of law' issues cloud PH's prospects

Jul 20, 2017 - 8:21 AM

Former US Secretary of State Albright: 'One of the things that I think people need to understand in the Philippines (is) that investors do not want to go into a place where the rule of law is under question'

Albright: 'Rule of law' issues cloud PH's prospects

Venezuela military chiefs stand behind controversial election

Jul 20, 2017 - 8:05 AM

The military chiefs say their forces would protect a controversial vote Nicolas Maduro has called for next week to elect a body to rewrite the constitution

Venezuela military chiefs stand behind controversial election

Aquino cites 'deafening' silence of media under Duterte

Jul 20, 2017 - 8:00 AM

(UPDATED) 'Why is it that media during our watch complained about the flimsiest and tiniest things and it seems to be a little quiet these days?' former president Benigno Aquino III says

Aquino cites 'deafening' silence of media under Duterte

Trump son to testify before U.S. Senate panel

Jul 20, 2017 - 7:37 AM

It put Trump's son and son-in-law at the center of a burgeoning scandal involving multiple US investigations into whether Trump associates colluded with Moscow in its efforts to tilt the 2016 election

Trump son to testify before U.S. Senate panel

U.S. Supreme Court: Grandparents, grandkids exempted from Trump travel ban

Jul 20, 2017 - 7:37 AM

The court accepted a Hawaii federal judge's ruling last week that the Trump administration had too narrowly defined what constitutes 'close family relationships' in its travel ban exemptions

U.S. Supreme Court: Grandparents, grandkids exempted from Trump travel ban

Chile moves to ease strict abortion laws

Jul 20, 2017 - 7:35 AM

If passed, the legislation would allow abortion in cases of rape, if the mother's life is at risk or if the fetus presents a deadly birth defect

Chile moves to ease strict abortion laws

NLEX, Phoenix open 2017 PBA Governors' Cup on bright note

Jul 19, 2017 - 10:18 PM

NLEX and Phoenix defeat KIA and Alaska, respectively, on the opening day of the season-ending conference

NLEX, Phoenix open 2017 PBA Governors' Cup on bright note

VIRAL: Filipino bayanihan spirit unfolds in baggage queue

Jul 19, 2017 - 8:52 PM

Responding to the viral post, the CEO of AirAsia says it will extend free baggage allowance of up to 40 kilograms to all AFP personnel

VIRAL: Filipino bayanihan spirit unfolds in baggage queue

Martial law, AMLA amendment, Mahathir | Evening wRap

Jul 19, 2017 - 8:16 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Martial law, AMLA amendment, Mahathir  | Evening wRap

Storytelling sessions held for children with special needs

Jul 19, 2017 - 7:11 PM

Beneficiaries of the event include children with intellectual disabilities and hearing impairment, aged 3 to 36 years old

Storytelling sessions held for children with special needs

Prietos lose another round at CA in Mile Long dispute

Jul 19, 2017 - 6:37 PM

This comes after the Prieto family announced it is divesting from the Philippine Daily Inquirer

Prietos lose another round at CA in Mile Long dispute

PSE approves Dennis Uy's Chelsea Logistics IPO

Jul 19, 2017 - 5:52 PM

Priced at P14.63 each, Chelsea Logistics expects to earn P7.59 billion from the initial public offering to fund its fleet expansion, and acquisition of logistics and shipping firms, among others

PSE approves Dennis Uy's Chelsea Logistics IPO

Park refuses order to testify in Samsung heir's trial

Jul 19, 2017 - 3:28 PM

For the second time in a fortnight impeached president Park Geun-Hye rejects a court order to give evidence in the case of Lee Jae-Yong, the vice-chairman of Samsung Electronics

Park refuses order to testify in Samsung heir's trial

Lawmakers scramble to resolve Uber, Grab dilemma

Jul 19, 2017 - 3:15 PM

At least 3 bills are filed in the House of Representatives and the Senate seeking to make ride-hailing services as an alternative public transport mode

Lawmakers scramble to resolve Uber, Grab dilemma

Graft complaints filed vs energy officials for 'extravagant' travels

Jul 19, 2017 - 2:32 PM

The complaints alleges that P15 million used for travels abroad and locally were from a fund meant for monitoring the electricity market

Graft complaints filed vs energy officials for 'extravagant' travels

Pangilinan, PSG, Trump and Putin | Midday wRap

Jul 19, 2017 - 1:49 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Marguerite de Leon

Pangilinan, PSG, Trump and Putin | Midday wRap

South Korea probes North Korean celebrity who 'returned home'

Jul 19, 2017 - 1:45 PM

Lim Ji-Hyun, a female defector in her 20s, abruptly appeared in a video on the North's propaganda network, describing how her 'fantasy' about the wealthy South had been shattered

South Korea probes North Korean celebrity who 'returned home'

Rudy Fariñas, boss in the House

Jul 19, 2017 - 11:45 AM

The Ilocos Norte politician makes things work in a chamber of sometimes unruly lawmakers

Rudy Fariñas, boss in the House

LIST: 2018 Philippine Holidays

Jul 19, 2017 - 11:13 AM

Malacañang declares November 2 and December 24 as additional non-working holidays in 2018

LIST: 2018 Philippine Holidays

Aquino doubts Ramon Ang will destroy Inquirer's image

Jul 19, 2017 - 11:00 AM

In an interview with Rappler, ex-president Benigno Aquino III says it 'doesn't make sense' for the businessman he once called 'idol' to destroy the Inquirer's image

Aquino doubts Ramon Ang will destroy Inquirer's image

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 19, 2017

Jul 19, 2017 - 10:50 AM

Hello! Here are the stories you shouldn't miss this Wednesday.

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, July 19, 2017

Erdogan to visit Qatar and Saudi amid Gulf crisis

Jul 19, 2017 - 8:27 AM

Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yildirim says Ankara will continue to play a 'constructive and active' role to help solve what he described as a 'pointless' crisis

Erdogan to visit Qatar and Saudi amid Gulf crisis

Former Malaysia leader challenges PM to attend 1MDB meet

Jul 19, 2017 - 8:21 AM

Mahathir, 92, has come out of retirement from politics, formed his own party and joined forces with his old foe Anwar Ibrahim in an opposition alliance that aims to unseat Najib at elections due by 2018

Former Malaysia leader challenges PM to attend 1MDB meet

MVP open to selling his entire Inquirer stake

Jul 19, 2017 - 7:46 AM

This comes amid talks between Ramon Ang and the Rufino-Prieto family for a majority stake in the Philippine Daily Inquirer

MVP open to selling his entire Inquirer stake

White House reveals additional Trump-Putin discussion at G20

Jul 19, 2017 - 7:41 AM

(UPDATED) The disclosure raises questions about what the pair talked about, who was present and why the meeting was not previously disclosed

White House reveals additional Trump-Putin discussion at G20

U.S. and Iran in tit-for-tat sanctions over missiles

Jul 18, 2017 - 10:38 PM

(UPDATED) The exchange of sanctions comes just hours after Washington admitted Tehran was complying with a landmark nuclear deal signed two years ago

U.S. and Iran in tit-for-tat sanctions over missiles

Trump fumes as U.S. health care reform bid collapses

Jul 18, 2017 - 10:10 PM

(UPDATED) The Senate's top Republican said he will forge ahead with what could be a last-gasp vote – on a new plan to kill off most of the 2010 reforms of Trump's predecessor without a replacement at the ready

Trump fumes as U.S. health care reform bid collapses

Inquirer employees surprised, worried about Ramon Ang buyout

Jul 18, 2017 - 8:35 PM

The employees were informed of the plans to sell the Prieto family's shares in a general assembly on Monday, July 17

Inquirer employees surprised, worried about Ramon Ang buyout

Rosales ready to 'beat up' ex-champ Gonzalez in first serious test

Jul 18, 2017 - 5:56 PM

Jessie Cris Rosales is stepping way up in class against Jhonny Gonzalez, but hopes to leave no doubts with a knockout win

Rosales ready to 'beat up' ex-champ Gonzalez in first serious test

3 SC justices inhibit from Ilocos Norte detention case

Jul 18, 2017 - 5:03 PM

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

3 SC justices inhibit from Ilocos Norte detention case

SONA 2017: No shields, batons, or firearms for frontline police

Jul 18, 2017 - 4:15 PM

Protesters will also be allowed to stage demonstrations closer to the Batasang Pambansa

SONA 2017: No shields, batons, or firearms for frontline police

Is the Inquirer's impending sale a Manila Times redux?

Jul 18, 2017 - 3:55 PM

In 1999, Joseph Estrada sues the Manila Times over a corruption story. Months later, the Gokongwei family sells the newspaper to the President's crony.

Is the Inquirer's impending sale a Manila Times redux?

Turkey court rules to keep 6 rights activists in custody

Jul 18, 2017 - 1:34 PM

A Turkish court orders 6 human rights activists including Amnesty International's Turkey director to remain in custody for aiding a terror group

Turkey court rules to keep 6 rights activists in custody

PBA teams to release Gilas pool players for FIBA Asia Cup

Jul 18, 2017 - 12:21 PM

In accordance with the MOA between PBA and SBP, Gilas cadets will be released 30 days prior and PBA veterans will be released 15 days prior

PBA teams to release Gilas pool players for FIBA Asia Cup

Australia creates counter-terror super ministry

Jul 18, 2017 - 11:41 AM

The new Home Affairs portfolio – which uses Britain's Home Office as a template – will be run by Immigration Minister Peter Dutton in a major shake-up of national security arrangements

Australia creates counter-terror super ministry

Trump keeps Iran deal, but threatens more sanctions

Jul 18, 2017 - 11:05 AM

(UPDATED) Donald Trump backs away from a campaign promise to scrap a major nuclear security deal with Iran, with officials announcing the agreement and related sanctions relief will stay in place for now

Trump keeps Iran deal, but threatens more sanctions