'What I don't like are kids (being raped). You can mess with, maybe Miss Universe,' President Rodrigo Duterte says in his new rape joke
'We cannot deny the slowdown, especially in the tourism industry, when martial law was declared in Mindanao,' says the president of the Davao City Chamber of Commerce
(UPDATED) Davao Archbishop Romulo Valles says there was 'no conflict' between the local church and Rodrigo Duterte when he was Davao City mayor
The Davao archbishop is set to lead the CBCP as his friend – President Rodrigo Duterte – pursues a bloody war on drugs that has alarmed Catholic bishops
State auditors say BuCor management must initiate the filing of charges against the officials before the Ombudsman
The big-ticket infrastructure project has seen 4 Philippine presidents come and go. Under the country's first Mindanaoan president, its construction is approved.
President Rodrigo Duterte is proving to be a hindrance to the country's most urgent political and socio-economic reforms
Several investigations, witnesses, and hearings have been conducted in the past decade yet the existence of the Davao Death Squad remains to be a very contested issue
Only 4 out of the city's 182 barangays maintain a materials recovery facility, which is required under the Ecological Solid Waste Management Act
Duterte has nationalized this local 'way of doing politics,' with its associated coercive features, vulgar argot, and a more personalized patronage system
Arturo Lascañas is facing murder and frustrated murder charges over his confession of operating to kill radio man Jun Pala
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV says the DOJ order is 'proof' that retired Davao cop Arturo Lascañas told the 'truth' about President Rodrigo Duterte in connection with the Davao Death Squad
Aguirre says he would have wanted to settle for a quiet life, take care of his 6 grandchildren, tend to his bonsais, and resume scuba diving, but service beckoned
How can drug addiction be conquered? Kabbalah Center International's Michael Berg speaks.
Cayamora Maute, whose sons lead a local terror group, is moved to Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig past midnight
Cayamora, the patriarch of the Maute clan, was inside a van along with 3 relatives and a driver, as he was arrested on June 6
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(3rd UPDATE) The 5 are intercepted at a Task Force Davao checkpoint in Davao City, hometown of President Rodrigo Duterte
Philippine Senator Antonio Trillanes IV and congressman Gary Alejano call for a preliminary examination to give victims hope 'Duterte’s impunity would soon end'
The exercise in the waters off Talicud Island, Davao del Norte, on Saturday, June 3, aims to enhance the capacity of both PH and Japan coast guard personnel
Mereka akan dipulangkan ke Indonesia dalam waktu dekat
President Rodrigo Duterte promises 'more acquisitions of vessels and equipment' for the AFP at the 119th anniversary of the Philippine Navy
Davao City, Malacañang of the South, leaves nothing to chance as Mindanao enters its second week under martial law
But the military insists this 'does not confirm the clear presence of ISIS' in the Philippines
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Local chief executives would have to surrender powers over their units to the national government, but to what extent?
Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio says security checks are in place both on land and at sea
(UPDATED) It is back to zero for the development of 5 small airports in Bacolod, Davao, Iloilo, Laguindingan, and Bohol. A prospective bidder feels embarrassed and dismayed over what has happened.
The Senate committee report recommends increase the penalty for witnesses who commit perjury
Ulysses Dorotheo of the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance notes, however, that Executive Order 26 is 'not as strong as the Davao ordinance'
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says they will include e-cigarettes 'when we have more information and recommendation' from the World Health Organization
(UPDATED) Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano asks police and military to provide round-the-clock security for the 159 farmers lin Tagum City for two days
Re-examining the alternative venture agreements in commercial farms and plantations of Mindanao
The BRP Davao del Sur is the second amphibious landing dock vessel of the Philippine Navy, longer than the ships given by the US Coast Guard
President Rodrigo Duterte asks the farmers from Davao del Norte to give him more time to resolve their land issue with Lapanday Foods Corporation
The farmers from Madaum Agrarian Reform Beneficiaries Association Incorporated are agrarian reform beneficiaries who were forcibly evicted from a 145-hectare banana plantation in Tagum City
(UPDATE 2) The BRP Davao Del Sur is the second Strategic Sealift Vessel of the Philippine Navy. It is a versatile ship that can serve as a one-stop operations center at sea.
Ai-Ai delas Alas, Ricky Davao, Ana Capri, and more Filipino stars and films win at the ASEAN International Film Festival and Awards
The Department of Trade and Industry and the Aboitiz Foundation work together with the Matigsalug tribe of Mindanao to help them earn a living through their own products
Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade says the government is considering funding the rehabilitation of the airport in President Rodrigo Duterte's hometown
Ceres appears to be the favored team to win the inaugural PFL title, but other teams have emerged to stake their claims, too
The top 10 passers for the 2016 Bar exams come from schools outside Metro Manila led by the University of San Carlos in Cebu City
The panels' separate investigations say the joint venture agreement is disadvantageous to government
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte expresses openness to joint exercises with China as he visits 3 Chinese warships docked in Davao City
Watch President Rodrigo Duterte during the Labor Day celebration in Davao City
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The Philippine Navy says the 3-day 'goodwill visit' of the Chinese warships includes 'confidence-building' activities between the two nations
Both leaders expect a boost in trade between the two countries with the opening of the new Davao-General Santos-Bitung route