Lawmakers are also expected to approve the proposed supplemental budget for the rehabilitation of Marawi City
DILG undersecretary Austere Panadero says it is crucial to bring preparation down to the community and family levels
(4th UPDATE) A woman dies after being hit by falling debris in Ormoc City. A body is also retrieved after a building collapsed in the municipality of Kananga.
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Russia has a 'special responsibility' to help create stability on the ground – or risk hobbling the fight against the Islamic State (ISIS) group
(3rd UPDATE) The landmark advance in ISIS's notorious Syria bastion comes as the jihadists face an expected defeat within days in Iraq's second city Mosul
Learn more about the Metro Manila Shake Drill to be held from July 14 to 17, 2017 and how you can prepare for the 'Big One'
(UPDATED) The NDRRMC leads an earthquake drill around the country on Thursday, June 29
(UPDATED) The White House says the preparations are similar to those undertaken by the Assad regime ahead of an apparent chemical attack on a rebel-held town
The airport can accommodate only private planes for now, but Mayor Maria Carmela Alvarez says it will operate commercially by the 'last quarter of this year or early next year'
Facebook says it will seek to educate charities and other organizations on how to fight hate speech, in the wake of recent terror attacks in Belgium, Britain and France
The incident prompts growing international concern over rising tensions between the the US-led coalition and pro-Syrian-regime forces
The downing of the jet and Russia's response come as the US-led coalition and allied fighters battle to oust the Islamic State (ISIS) jihadist group from its Syrian bastion Raqa
DOTr says Cebu Pacific should have deplaned passengers within 2 hours
The Philippine Army's Civil Military Operations Group launches #OgopMarawi, its relief operations drive for affected civilians and troops in Marawi
MovePH will host the two-day Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedness from July 7 to 8 at the Samsung Hall, SM Aura, Taguig City. Pre-registration is now open.
A key problem is getting aid supplies to the relatively remote desert region in Syria's north, with just a trickle of assistance currently crossing from neighboring Turkey and Iraq
How Brother Armin Luistro is responding to the realities he saw as a government official, and how civil society’s role may be on the rise again
In a series of early morning tweets, the president also said the United States was already 'extreme vetting' travelers coming into the country for safety reasons
From just 3 in 2010, the number of bird strike incidents drastically increased to 50 in 2016 alone
The frigate Admiral Essen and submarine Krasnodar carry out 4 strikes against military hardware and fighters from the jihadist group who had left its de-facto capital Raqa
A total of 58 awards will be given to individuals and groups from various sectors in the 18th Gawad Kalasag National Awarding Ceremony
Local governments are 'encouraged' to pass their own local ordinances that will implement Executive Order 26 and the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control
(UPDATED) France's President Emmanuel Macron and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin seek to improve their countries' strained ties
Albay 1st District Representative Edcel Lagman says the majority want to hide the discussion from the public because the martial law declaration has no basis
The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals says it 'remained unconvinced' that the part of the measure naming the specific countries had 'more to do with national security than it does with effectuating the president's promised Muslim ban'
Taiwan's constitutional court gives the government two years to implement the ruling
The Comelec and CHR chiefs' net worth, as well as that of the Ombudsman and chairpersons of COA and CSC, all increase in 2016
The son of NBA Hall of Famer Moses Malone claims in the suit that Harden paid $20,000 to have him beaten up
(3rd UPDATE) The airport management tells passengers departing from Terminal 2 to 'expect significant flight delays'
Solenn opens up about the 'wedding' in Argentina, which got everyone talking in 2015
The army takes control of more than 170 villages and towns in the area, according to Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor
Newly appointed assistant secretary Mocha Uson can no longer 'misbehave' in her blog
Congratulations to the latest batch of licensed civil engineers
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
The evacuation began days after regime backers Russia and Iran and rebel supporter Turkey signed a deal to implement "de-escalation zones" where the government and opposition will halt hostilities
A deal signed to create 4 safe zones takes effect
(UPDATED) The P4.5-billion terminal has a 2,600-meter runway that can accommodate bigger aircraft
The US and Russian leaders spoke by telephone, focusing on the 6-year-old Syrian conflict, which has pitched Moscow and Washington into rival camps
Here are the declarations and statements announced at the 30th ASEAN Summit in Manila
'Jurisprudence dictates that individual rights do not preclude the peoples' right to public justice,' says the anti-graft court in its resolution thumbing down the petitions of businessman Danding Cojuangco
It never makes good sense to flaunt our violation of international law. After all, when rapacious neighbors dig into our pie and leave not even the crust to us, we seek relief by invoking our rights under international law.
This resolution comes 12 years after the appeal by the PCGG
The United Nations Human Rights Committee calls on the Philippines to take its treaty obligation seriously
The pontiff also speaks out against the hostilities and famine in South Sudan, Sudan, Somalia, and the Democratic Republic of Congo
(UPDATED) At least 68 children are among the 126 people killed in the attack, says the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights
(UPDATED) The Office of Civil Defense advises travelers not to proceed to seaports after the cancellation of sea trips due to Tropical Depression Crising
President Bashar al-Assad says the 'fabrication' intends to justify a US strike on Syrian forces. He insists his forces had turned over all their chemical weapons stocks years ago and would never use the banned arms.
With earnings of P667.46 million, 'Beauty and the Beast' surpasses 'Captain America: Civil War'
The vote comes as US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is in Moscow to pressure Russia to reconsider its support for Syrian President Bashar al-Assad