Metropolitan Manila Development Authority chairman Danilo Lim says cooperation among local government units is at its highest
The new DILG official will oversee programs for cops and soldiers wounded in action
(UPDATED) By creating new provinces, this means old-timer and newbie politicians can vie for additional government seats
DILG undersecretary Austere Panadero says it is crucial to bring preparation down to the community and family levels
The protocol of cooperation provides guidelines and operational procedures for joint anti-illegal drug operations in MILF areas and communities
As of April 2017, the Bureau of Fire Protection has 2,674 fire trucks – 932 units short of the ideal number
The Bureau of Fire Protection spokesperson says that, since the bureau is underequipped, it deems it better to buy more fire trucks of inferior quality
Undersecretary Jesus Hinlo Jr also admits knowing a Negros Occidental gambling lord, who was his client until just before he was appointed to the DILG
President Duterte has criticized the past government for the slow rehab of Eastern Visayas. What happens when he tells agencies he is getting impatient?
Puerto Princesa Mayor Lucilo Bayron is back as city chief months after he was removed from the position
Former Interior Secretary Ismael Sueno clips the powers of the 3 undersecretaries before they convinced President Duterte to fire the DILG chief
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In a confidential memo submitted to President Duterte, DILG officials and employees accuse Jesus Hinlo, John Castriciones, and Emily Padilla of corruption
The DILG projects that a total of P28.2 million is needed every 6 months to fund the salaries of the 261 dependents of injured and fallen soldiers and cops
The Department of Transportation plans to phase out old PUVs, make changes in the franchising system, update routes, and provide training for drivers
When terror strikes, the first responders are barangay officials, mayors, and governors
At least 50 men break into two prisons in the evening of the clash between the Maute group and government forces in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur
Did the state-run news agency misquote DILG Assistant Secretary Epimaco Densing III?
The outgoing military chief says he wants to make sure that policemen follow 'the rule of law' in their war on drugs
Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana says President Rodrigo Duterte has thumbed down his request to let General Eduardo Año serve as AFP chief until his retirement in October
Interior Assistant Secretary Nestor Quinsay Jr plans to do this by changing the promotion system, seeking Fire Code amendments, and supervising the purchase of equipment for the Bureau of Fire Protection
One death happens every 50 operations now, compared to one in every 20 last year, according to data the two agencies have collated
The department plans to pick up where Task Force Agila left last March. It may need to investigate local officials also on issues of criminality and corruption.
It is expected to remedy the fear of witnesses to testify against vigilante-style killers and accused cops
Nestor Quinsay Jr will oversee the Bureau of Fire Protection
The 6 new officials are reminded to 'always be in sync' with the DILG vision
The military general will oversee Yolanda recovery efforts, the community-based war on drugs, and the campaign for federalism among local governments
The chief of staff may assume his new post as DILG secretary in June, 4 months before his scheduled retirement from the military
The Armed Forces chief of staff is just as shocked at the announcement of President Rodrigo Duterte
(4TH UPDATE) Armed Forces of the Philippines chief General Eduardo Año will take over the Department of the Interior and Local Government after he retires in October, says President Rodrigo Duterte
The former official revives the 2015 proposal of the Bureau of Jail Management and Penology to solve the problem of jail congestion in the National Capital Region
Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas says he has not received any offer to be part of President Rodrigo Duterte's Cabinet
(UPDATED) The Bureau of Fire Protection has yet to open the bidding for brokers who will deliver the units to local government units in Mindanao
Assistant Secretary for Plans and Programs pimaco Densing III is 'designated to oversee the Local Government Academy particularly in handling federalism matters'
President Rodrigo Duterte fired a Cabinet official over the deal with Rosenbauer International AG, but Malacañang says 'nothing prevents its implementation,' for now
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'What we noticed is that if we are going to concentrate big rehabilitation centers in one region, there would be some difficulties,' says Interior Undersecretary John Castriciones
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Former interior secretary Ismael Sueno gives a summary of his response to corruption allegations with the heading, '3 DILG Usecs conspired and misled President Duterte to summarily dismiss an innocent DILG secretary'
'When I fire you, diyan mismo, alam ko ang ginagawa ko. The first whiff, ang unang singaw – and maski hindi totoo – ba-bye tayo,' says President Rodrigo Duterte, insisting he has sound basis to sack former interior secretary Ismael Sueno
A 'traumatized' former interior secretary Ismael Sueno bids farewell to his official family of 9 months at a send-off ceremony
The former Cabinet official says he is deeply hurt by the baseless corruption allegations against him
(UPDATED) Undersecretary Catalino Cuy, a former Davao City police chief, will hold the position until President Rodrigo Duterte chooses a new secretary, says Malacañang
'If the President asks you to serve in whatever capacity, you can't say no,' says former senator Bongbong Marcos, who will be eligible for a government post after the one-year appointment ban on losing candidates lapses next month
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(UPDATED) 'I know Secretary Sueno to be a kind, low-key, and religious person,' says the Senate President of ex-DILG chief Ismael Sueno
President Rodrigo Duterte asked then Secretary Ismael Sueno if he had read the opinion of the DILG's legal division on a suspicious contract