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Petitioner asks CA to order probe into Payatas body dumping

Mar 28, 2017 - 8:25 PM

Efren Morillo and his parents fear the timing of the dumping of 2 dead bodies near their home. It comes 10 days after they filed charges against Quezon City police.

Petitioner asks CA to order probe into Payatas body dumping

Small planes for PH Navy signal Japan's growing security role

Mar 28, 2017 - 7:47 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte's pronouncements of dislike for US makes the country's relations with Japan very crucial

Small planes for PH Navy signal Japan's growing security role

EU on DSWD exec's tirade: Tackle child porn seriously

Mar 28, 2017 - 7:18 PM

The EU delegation issues the statement after DSWD Assistant Secretary Lorraine Badoy posts on Facebook: 'Iyong mga taga-EU, mag-online child porn muna kayo. D'yan naman kayo magaling e.'

EU on DSWD exec's tirade: Tackle child porn seriously

Pole vaulter notches lone gold for PH in SEA Youth Athletics

Mar 28, 2017 - 6:56 PM

Francis Edward Obiena, a Grade 11 student of Chiang Kai Shek College, edges out his Singaporean counterpart

Pole vaulter notches lone gold for PH in SEA Youth Athletics

Duterte rebuffs proposal from EU nation on drug clinics

Mar 28, 2017 - 6:22 PM

The Palace confirms a European nation offered 'technical assistance' on a type of drug treatment the President vehemently opposes

Duterte rebuffs proposal from EU nation on drug clinics

No to impeaching Duterte and Robredo

Mar 28, 2017 - 6:09 PM

What is a good thing – making top officials accountable – has now been distorted as a way of defeating the will of the people

No to impeaching Duterte and Robredo

Taiwan ex-leader Ma found not guilty in leaks case

Mar 28, 2017 - 3:43 PM

Former president Ma Ying-jeou will face a new trial after state prosecutors brought fresh leaks charges against him earlier this month

Taiwan ex-leader Ma found not guilty in leaks case

Sewol ferry 'remains' are animal bones – South Korea ministry

Mar 28, 2017 - 3:06 PM

(5th UPDATE) Authorities earlier said the pieces were human. The maritime ministry, however, corrects its initial statement, saying, 'According to test results by the National Forensic Service, they have been confirmed to be 7 animal bone fragments.'

Sewol ferry 'remains' are animal bones – South Korea ministry

Negros Occidental police chief, 5 others relieved over alleged drug links

Mar 28, 2017 - 2:19 PM

The relieved policemen were mentioned in the supplemental affidavit of the region's top drug suspect Ricky Serenio, who is believed to be the bagman of the Berya drug group here

Negros Occidental police chief, 5 others relieved over alleged drug links

Japan's largest warship to visit Subic in June

Mar 28, 2017 - 12:36 PM

There's a plan to invite President Rodrigo Duterte to visit JS Izumo when it makes a port call in Subic, according to Japanese media

Japan's largest warship to visit Subic in June

Scottish lawmakers to hold independence vote on eve of Brexit

Mar 28, 2017 - 12:06 PM

Lawmakers in Edinburgh are due to vote on Scottish leader Nicola Sturgeon's bid for a new referendum, despite the prime minister's last-minute appeals

Scottish lawmakers to hold independence vote on eve of Brexit

A month before France votes, undecideds in the lead

Mar 28, 2017 - 10:40 AM

With a month to go, 40% of voters have yet to decide how they'll vote in the first round of the French presidential poll – or even if they'll show up on election day at all

A month before France votes, undecideds in the lead

Alvarez wants probe into BuCor deal with Floirendo banana firm

Mar 28, 2017 - 10:29 AM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez files the resolution against the company of Davao del Norte 2nd District Representative Antonio Floirendo Jr, President Duterte's biggest campaign contributor, amid ouster rumors against the Speaker

Alvarez wants probe into BuCor deal with Floirendo banana firm

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 28, 2017

Mar 28, 2017 - 9:42 AM

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

#ThewRap: Things you need to know, March 28, 2017

Trump poised to roll back climate protections

Mar 28, 2017 - 8:05 AM

In a maiden trip to the Environmental Protection Agency, Trump will sign an 'Energy Independence Executive Order,' a White House official says

Trump poised to roll back climate protections

Trump son-in-law Kushner to face Russia investigation panel

Mar 28, 2017 - 7:26 AM

Kushner, 36, was Trump's main intermediary with foreign governments during the 2016 election campaign and now plays that role in the White House

Trump son-in-law Kushner to face Russia investigation panel

Duterte, China envoy discuss 'proper handling' of sea row

Mar 27, 2017 - 11:00 PM

Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua says a bilateral mechanism on the South China Sea dispute is needed to avoid misunderstandings

Duterte, China envoy discuss 'proper handling' of sea row

Barangays use social media, incentives to get residents to join assemblies

Mar 27, 2017 - 9:48 PM

Acting on orders from the DILG, village leaders in thousands of assemblies held nationwide pushed for the shift to a federal system of government

Barangays use social media, incentives to get residents to join assemblies

Barbers files bill postponing barangay elections for 3 years

Mar 27, 2017 - 9:29 PM

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

Barbers files bill postponing barangay elections for 3 years

Barangay elections, New York Times, Abu Sayyaf | Evening wRap

Mar 27, 2017 - 9:24 PM

Watch the evening newscast with Ana Arceo

Barangay elections, New York Times, Abu Sayyaf | Evening wRap

VLOG: PH Navy welcomes 2 TC-90 trainer aircraft from Japan

Mar 27, 2017 - 8:45 PM

Japan's State Minister for Defense says the Philippines is a politically important nation because it is located in the sea line of communication to Japan

VLOG: PH Navy welcomes 2 TC-90 trainer aircraft from Japan

Philippines 'politically important nation for Japan'

Mar 27, 2017 - 6:00 PM

Japan State Minister for Defense Kenji Wakamiya notes the friendship between Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe

Philippines 'politically important nation for Japan'

WATCH: Water cannon salute for TC-90 patrol planes

Mar 27, 2017 - 5:30 PM

The TC-90s from Japan complement the air assets of the ill-equipped Philippine Navy

WATCH: Water cannon salute for TC-90 patrol planes

A football club is born: Meet Davao Aguilas FC

Mar 27, 2017 - 4:59 PM

Mindanao's entry into the upcoming Philippines Football League is brimming with promise. This is why.

A football club is born: Meet Davao Aguilas FC

Senators to block law allowing Duterte to delay polls, appoint OICs

Mar 27, 2017 - 4:41 PM

Senators from both the majority and minority blocs oppose the President's idea, saying it is 'unconstitutional” and “undemocratic.'

Senators to block law allowing Duterte to delay polls, appoint OICs

Alvarez confident Local Gov't Code can be amended for barangay OICs

Mar 27, 2017 - 2:10 PM

Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says the bill can be passed into law before October if President Rodrigo Duterte certifies the measure as urgent

Alvarez confident Local Gov't Code can be amended for barangay OICs

Hong Kong targets activists day after vote

Mar 27, 2017 - 1:37 PM

(3rd UPDATE) Police have informed several leading campaigners who took part in the Umbrella Movement of 2014 that they would be charged in connection with the rallies

Hong Kong targets activists day after vote

Trillanes, TC-90s, Trump | Midday wRap

Mar 27, 2017 - 1:11 PM

Watch the midday newscast with Zak Yuson

Trillanes, TC-90s, Trump | Midday wRap

Palace dismisses NY Times journalists as 'hack writers'

Mar 27, 2017 - 12:32 PM

Duterte's spokesman now claims the New York Times is part of a plot to oust the President

Palace dismisses NY Times journalists as 'hack writers'

Trump taps son-in-law Kushner to head bureaucracy overhaul – report

Mar 27, 2017 - 12:31 PM

The White House Office of Innovation is to be unveiled March 27, with sweeping authority to overhaul the bureaucracy and fulfill key campaign promises

Trump taps son-in-law Kushner to head bureaucracy overhaul – report

NY Times: Hit PH with trade tariffs over deadly drug war

Mar 27, 2017 - 11:39 AM

(UPDATED) 'A more consequential action' other countries could make to protest the war on drugs is to impose tariffs on Philippine goods, a New York Times editorial says

NY Times: Hit PH with trade tariffs over deadly drug war

Once PH's poorest, town literally draws path out of poverty

Mar 27, 2017 - 11:37 AM

Siayan, Zamboanga del Norte was once the Philippines' poorest municipality. But 7 years ago, the town came together and literally drew a plan for their future.

Once PH's poorest, town literally draws path out of poverty

South Korea prosecutors to seek arrest of ex-president Park

Mar 27, 2017 - 11:08 AM

(UPDATED) Prosecutors say it will be 'counter to the principle of fairness' if impeached former president Park Geun-Hye is not arrested

South Korea prosecutors to seek arrest of ex-president Park

Merkel's party easily beats center-left in German state poll

Mar 27, 2017 - 10:12 AM

The vote in the tiny state on the French border, which has a population of only one million, is seen as a bellwether ahead of the September 24 general election

Merkel's party easily beats center-left in German state poll

PH Navy receives 2 TC-90 patrol planes from Japan

Mar 27, 2017 - 9:59 AM

(UPDATED) The planes will boost the capability of the ill-equipped navy to conduct maritime aerial reconnaissance

PH Navy receives 2 TC-90 patrol planes from Japan

IN PHOTOS: PH boxing celebrated at the 17th Elorde Awards

Mar 27, 2017 - 9:45 AM

Champions from today, tomorrow and yesterday are honored at the annual awards banquet held by the Elorde family

IN PHOTOS: PH boxing celebrated at the 17th Elorde Awards

Sinn Fein declares Northern Ireland talks over despite UK hopes

Mar 27, 2017 - 9:26 AM

After 3 weeks of negotiations to form a power-sharing executive in the province, the Irish Republican party Sinn Fein says that no deal has been reached

Sinn Fein declares Northern Ireland talks over despite UK hopes

#AnimatED: Leni, the new Leila

Mar 27, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The bandwagon against Vice President Leni Robredo is of all stripes. She is this government's new De Lima – woman, vulnerable, and too decent for a dirty game like this.

#AnimatED: Leni, the new Leila

Trump to roll back Obama clean power plan

Mar 27, 2017 - 8:19 AM

Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt says rolling back Obama's 2015 Clean Power Plan will bring back coal jobs

Trump to roll back Obama clean power plan

PH asks Australia to open market for banana growers

Mar 26, 2017 - 11:05 PM

Philippine Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, once an agriculture chief, raises the Philippines' two-decade concern in his meeting with Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop

PH asks Australia to open market for banana growers

Opposition leader among hundreds arrested at Moscow protest

Mar 26, 2017 - 9:40 PM

(UPDATED) Police detain prominent Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny as thousands of Russians take to the streets to denounce corruption

Opposition leader among hundreds arrested at Moscow protest

TNT demolishes Phoenix in Castro's return

Mar 26, 2017 - 9:36 PM

TNT's scintillating third quarter puts the game out of reach for Phoenix

TNT demolishes Phoenix in Castro's return

PNPA's sole female topnotcher: What men can do, we can do too

Mar 26, 2017 - 8:55 PM

Maysy Cataquiz is the only woman in the top 10 of the Philippine National Police Academy's Class of 2017

PNPA's sole female topnotcher: What men can do, we can do too

A deranged mind: The insanity plea in PH cases

Mar 26, 2017 - 8:10 PM

(UPDATED) Has the insanity plea ever worked in a Philippine court?

A deranged mind: The insanity plea in PH cases

LIST: 2017 PBA All-Star Week lineups

Mar 26, 2017 - 8:00 PM

(UPDATED) Check out the lineups and coaches for each All-Star leg, plus participants in the obstacle challenge, 3-point shootout, and slam dunk contest

LIST: 2017 PBA All-Star Week lineups

At PNPA grad, Duterte pokes fun at cops' womanizing ways

Mar 26, 2017 - 7:05 PM

But he turns serious when talking about the cops' children, saying kids shouldn't be dragged into the mess

At PNPA grad, Duterte pokes fun at cops' womanizing ways

Rain or Shine pulls away late for 3-0 start as Blackwater stays winless

Mar 26, 2017 - 7:01 PM

The Painters, though trailing for much of the game, maintain an unblemished record at 3-0

Rain or Shine pulls away late for 3-0 start as Blackwater stays winless

Britain prepares to launch Brexit

Mar 26, 2017 - 3:51 PM

As the countdown begins, there is a real chance that negotiations will break down and Britain will be forced out of the EU without any deal in place

Britain prepares to launch Brexit

China's favorite Lam wins Hong Kong leadership, vows to heal rifts

Mar 26, 2017 - 3:38 PM

(UPDATED) Carrie Lam: 'Hong Kong, our home, is suffering from quite a serious divisiveness and has accumulated a lot of frustrations. My priority will be to heal the divide'

China's favorite Lam wins Hong Kong leadership, vows to heal rifts