The mother of death row convict Mary Jane Veloso says what she supports is President Duterte's war on drugs, which should target the syndicates
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If the court has allowed the furlough of former senators Jinggoy Estrada and Bong Revilla, it should also allow Senator Leila de Lima to perform her duties as senator, says Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon
A Social Weather Stations survey shows 48% of Filipinos have either 'extensive' or 'partial but sufficient' knowledge of the controversial death penalty House bill
(UPDATED) Philippine Ambassador to the UAE Constancio Vingno Jr says Jennifer Dalquez's lawyer moved for her acquittal after the sons of her victim skipped a hearing they were instructed by the court to attend
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Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon says at least 13 senators are expected to thumb down the Duterte administration's priority measure
He was once described as a 'corporate genius' by former president and now Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada
Matobato has personally testified before Ombudsman investigators
Artur Segarra is convicted of kidnapping and killing David Bernat in an effort to steal tens of millions of baht from the businessman, according to a verdict read out at Thailand's Criminal Court
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.
The United Nations Human Rights Committee calls on the Philippines to take its treaty obligation seriously
(UPDATED) The 70-year-old songwriter is known for songs such as 'Bituing Walang Ningning' and 'Sana’y Wala ng Wakas'
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Around 3,000 Catholic devotees go through the Stations of the Cross in Manila, and offer prayers for various intentions
On Good Friday, Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle says, 'Masindak tayo at malungkot, huwag po nating hayaan na ang kultura ay kumalat'
Manila Archbishop Luis Antonio Cardinal Tagle leads Catholics during a 'Walk for Life' procession on Good Friday, April 14
More than ever we need to ask ourselves: Why do we do any of these things (mass, services, prayers, etc.) for Holy Week at all? Is it possible we’ve forgotten why?
Migrante International launches '#ClemencyPH' to urge Philipine President Rodrigo Duterte to save the lives of all overseas Filipino workers on death row
During the commemoration of the Bataan Death March, former President Fidel Ramos emphasizes the need for PH to maintain its relations with other countries, particularly the US
In a statement, the self-confessed Davao Death Squad leader reminds Senator Lacson that he was once a fugitive
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte leaves for a week-long trip, which will take him to Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, and Qatar
It's been more than 3 decades since Lascañas entered the police force and 4 months since he retired his police uniform. Now he has fled.
Senator Panfilo Lacson, who led the Senate probe into Arturo Lascañas' testimony, says the family of the ex-Davao City cop also flew a month ahead of him
Dubbed the Freedom Trail, the event features a 160-kilometer ultramarathon, a motorcycle and road bike ride, and a reenactment of the harrowing events leading up to the Bataan Death March
Bureau of Immigration spokesperson Antonette Mangrobang says there is no hold departure order or lookout bulletin against retired Davao City policeman Arturo Lascañas
Among those eyed to be passed by June 2017 are bills on the coco levy trust fund, free internet in public places, and free higher education
Edgar Matobato's lawyer Jude Sabio insists Guillermina Barrido Arcillas was not coached, and the only money given her was intended to help relocate her family for their protection
News of the death on April 1 emerges as the armed forces launches an annual conscription exercise that will see some 100,000 men aged 21 and over enlisted into the military for up two years
Here's what has happened so far in the case of Jennifer Dalquez, an OFW jailed in the United Arab Emirates
In 2009, then mayor and now President Rodrigo Duterte denied the existence of the Davao Death Squad during a public hearing, but admitted there were 'unexplained, unresolved' killings
George Michael's funeral is attended by family and close friends, including his partner Fadi Fawaz, fellow Wham! member Andrew Ridgeley, and Spandau Ballet's Martin Kemp
Asked whether he would consider a moratorium on the death penalty, Widodo says, 'Why not? But I must ask my people.'
(UPDATED) Edgar Matobato is ordered arrested for the kidnapping of alleged terrorist Sali Makdum in 2002, a non-bailable offense
She is accused of killing her employer. The court will rule on her case April 12 instead, after one of the victim's children failed to attend the latest hearing
Lawyer Jude Sabio says testimonies of self-proclaimed Davao Death Squad members and pronouncements on killing drug personalities will help build a strong case against President Rodrigo Duterte before the ICC
The sworn affidavits of the 4 witnesses in 2009 cover the structure of the alleged death squad, describe how the death contracts were carried out, and elaborate on the practice of burying victims in the Laud quarry
In his Lenten message, Archbishop Socrates Villegas presents 'true stories of conversion' from self-confessed hitmen Edgar Matobato and Arthur Lascañas
Lawyer Jude Sabio is expected to fly to the Netherlands soon to hold President Duterte accountable before the International Criminal Court over alleged extrajudicial killings
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18 lawmakers who voted no to the RH bill under the 15th Congress voted yes to the death penalty measure under the 17th Congress. How did the Church mobilize against the two controversial measures?
'Why don't you mind your own business? Why do you have to fuck with us, goddamn it,' says the Philippine President
Does the new 'Death Note' movie do much to further what its predecessors achieved?
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'To the people who use the Bible to defend death penalty, need we point out how many other crimes against humanity have been justified, using the same Bible?' the CBCP says