President Rodrigo Duterte earlier signed the agreement despite his misgivings
The National Housing Authority asks Congress to approve the re-awarding of more than 55,000 idle houses, as these were specifically meant for cops and soldiers under the law
Dennis Trillo, Heart Evangelista, and Regine Velasquez-Alcasid are part of the cast of GMA 7's new telefantasya
Ang sagot sa pahayag ng administrasyong Duterte na hindi dapat nakikialam ang mga banyaga sa mga pangyayari sa Pilipinas: may karapatan silang makialam kapag mga Pilipino na rin mismo ang nagrereklamo sa kanila
Lila Shahani on mother Leticia: 'I wanted to birth her into the afterlife the way she had birthed me into this life. My only sentiment, throughout it all, was the deepest gratitude.'
'I also learned from her that the only thing in life that we can be is to be kind,' says former senator Rene Saguisag in his eulogy, delivered at the necrological rites for his former colleague
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'I think I've proven to be a principled ally of whoever has the right intentions for the country,' says the senator
Senator JV Ejercito says they 'discussed the proposed tax reform measure,' one of the priority bills of the Duterte administration
According to the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council, only about P5.8 billion is left of the NDRRMC fund, which is not enough to fund recovery needs
The law mandates that buses in operation for more than 15 years must be phased out
Poe and Santos are appointed members of the MMFF Executive Committee at the launch of the 2017 festival
The Supreme Court will see clearly that Duterte, De Lima, and Lascañas do not love each other, but surely love for this country and for the rule of law will make the Court decide the case in the right way
'In the unfortunate event that I die in prison, you all know who my murderer is,' Senator Leila de Lima says
The Senate public services committee removes the 'co-use' provision but retains tax exemptions for telcos with franchises
Asked what kind of case will be filed against the opposition senator, Calida says, 'Give me more time and I will have the proper case to be filed against him'
(UPDATED) Several senators criticize Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II for his behavior during a pro-Duterte rally at Luneta
Senator Trillanes challenges the Duterte administration: 'I'm next? Bring it on.'
'The arrest of an incumbent senator demonstrates the President's strong resolve to fight pushers, peddlers, and their protectors,' says Malacañang
The opposition senator says he's called the President's 'political bluff' and writes to the Anti-Money Laundering Council for Duterte's bank records starting 2006
Senator Leila de Lima also urges Filipinos to band together and 'stand up' against the dictatorial regime of a 'sociopathic serial killer'
Senator Leila de Lima says she trusts the Armed Forces of the Philippines more than the Philippine National Police
'Kagalang-galang na talaga ang hustisya sa Pilipinas. Ang salita ng kidnapper ay ebidensya na ngayon...[at] sinasanto na natin ang salita ng mga drug lord'
Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II says the drug charges filed against Senator Leila de Lima 'are not politically motivated'
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Cavite Governor Jesus Crispin Remulla says at least one fatality could have survived if he was transferred immediately to the Philippine General Hospital, which has a burn unit
Millionaire SPO3 Ricky Sta Isabel, the principal suspect in the killing of Korean businessman Jee Ick Joo, owns several houses and lots as well as businesses
'They should not lose sight that their services are mainly for the convenience of the riding public,' says Senator Grace Poe, chair of the Senate public services committee
Some senators say it is the prerogative of President Rodrigo Duterte to order a reinvestigation, but two other senators say Duterte is only using the issue to conceal his administration's failures
Senator Grace Poe says that contrary to Senator Vicente Sotto III's proposal, indie and mainstream films should be shown together at the MMFF
Senator Francis Pangilinan wants the executives of Facebook to explain what steps the social media platform has taken to fight the spread of falsehoods online
(UPDATED) Mario Contaoi, an instructor at the University of Northern Philippines for the last 25 years, is attacked by motorcyle-riding men in Magsingal town
Senator Aquilino 'Koko' Pimentel III says the celebrity blogger will represent the 'college-educated with liberal views' at the censors' board
The MMFF ExeCom also issues a strong reprimand to the 'Oro' production team
'Yun ang nakakasakit doon eh, 'yung mismong kasamahan mo may mga nagdududa, o may mga naniniwala sa mga kasinungalingan ng iba,' laments the senator
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The ExeCom says they decided to withdraw the award after consultation with the late FPJ's family
Senator Francis Pangilinan calls Jose Rizal a 'millennial who cares, and says he used his talents to fight for the country's liberation from Spain
From the elections and the Marcos burial to various advocacies and campaigns, the X community saw an increase in civic participation from netizens
Senator Leila de Lima also hits 'public figures' – an apparent reference to Senator Grace Poe – who believe the President's 'fantasies' and allegations against her
Both majority and minority senators say it is high time for President Rodrigo Duterte to ensure that the rule of law is followed in the war on drugs
A law needs to be passed so that the allocation for free tuition in state universities and colleges will become a regular item in the budget, the senator says
Joint exploration will benefit all claimants while the arbitral ruling is being resolved, says Senator Gregorio Honasan, chairman of the Senate committee on national defense and security
The bill covers land, air, and sea traffic, as well as provinces near Metro Manila
The Supreme Court's first homegrown justice retires on December 14, after more than 4 decades serving in the High Tribunal
'What I hope to achieve is to unify all voices so that there is only one voice that the President will listen to, so we can be heard,' Robredo says
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The senator maintains the House of Representatives committee on justice’s probe into Bilibid drugs is a ‘kangaroo court,’ and so she will not honor the show cause order it has issued against her
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