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(UPDATED) Lawyer Oscar Franklin Tan points out, however, that the Ombudsman may only be disbarred after impeachment and conviction, as the Constitution allows removal of the Ombudsman from office only through impeachment
Some 800 migrant sugar workers from Mindanao were illegally recruited to work in Tarlac by Greenhand Labor Service Cooperative
(UPDATED) CNN reports that a man makes a threat claiming he has a bomb in his car, and that he is immediately arrested and the car in which he was traveling seized
The state-run NHS is hugely reliant on EU immigrants to look after aging Britons, and the latest data after the Brexit vote has put the sector on high alert
The DSWD reminds the beneficiaries to use the cash grant to purchase rice, or else they could face sanctions
Bayan Muna says the Ombudsman 'attempted to shield' Aquino from liability by zeroing in on an Abad-signed circular
Greg Smith of the International Road Assessment Program says infrastructure is important in preventing serious accidents and deaths resulting from road crashes
'This really has to stop, kailangang matiyak ng [local government unit] 'yung security ng health worker nila,' says Irene Fariñas of the Doctors to the Barrios Foundation
Jonathan Tran, 26, scaled a perimeter fence at the Washington executive residence just before midnight on Friday
The Internal Affairs Service is an independent body tasked to investigate police accused of violating procedures and regulations
Deadline for submission of requirements is on May 19, 12 mn and announcement of accepted applicants is on June 9
In a statement, Najib says on Facebook: 'Two of our citizens under the UN World Food program were allowed to leave Pyongyang. Stella Lim and Nyanaprakash Muniandy have both safely arrived in Beijing.'
The Commission on Audit junks the appeal of the National Power Corporation and reiterates that the unauthorized perks for employees must be returned
Rejection of a presidential appointee by the Commission on Appointments is rare in Philippine history
The suspension comes as the BBC World Service rolls out its largest foreign-language expansion for decades
(3rd UPDATE) The Ombudsman indicts former budget secretary Florencio Abad for usurpation of legislative power, but dismisses charges against ex-president Benigno Aquino III
A socially responsible and driver-friendly reputation buoys Lyft as Uber faces questions about its culture
The Psychological Association of the Philippines spearheads the Katatagan Kontra Droga sa Komunidad, a program that trains community volunteers in facilitating drug rehabilitation
A computerized system introduced in 2008 is supposed to address corruption by making processes uniform and transparent and by reducing discretion on the part of land titling personnel. But is the system effective?
The awardees will be given the opportunity to share their best practices through lectures across the country
Some 13,000 young Swedes are expected to be mobilized from July 1, but only 4,000 of them, 18-year-olds of both sexes, will be selected for military service based on motivation and skills
'The order in Hacienda Luisita would give justice to farmer-tenants who have struggled to take the land due to them for more than a quarter of a century,' says Agrarian Reform Secretary Rafael Mariano
The Civil Service Commission issues a memorandum amid reports that some government officials and employees do not observe prescribed office hours
The education department is already reviewing the Alternative Learning System to match it to formal education's K to 12 program
The Alternative Learning System is a priority program under the Duterte administration. What is it all about?
The name 'Perfecto Rivas Yasay Jr' appears in the US government's 'Quarterly Publication of Individuals, Who Have Chosen to Expatriate'
The Sandiganbayan 7th Division orders Dela Cruz's arrest over her failure to remit a PhilPost employee's loan payments to the GSIS
Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III, Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno, and Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia are pushing for fully funding the Unified Student Financial Assistance System for Tertiary Education (UniFAST) instead
Defense Minister Ng Eng Hen says conscription is crucial, especially for smaller countries like Singapore, and those who had abolished it ended up regretting their decision
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A barangay worker inspires new hope for drug dependents in Quezon City
Meanwhile, 127 offices received a 'failed' rating in the Civil Service Commission's 2016 Report Card Survey on the quality of service of frontline government offices
Here are the top 7 best teams in the Online Publishing demonstration contest at the National Schools Press Conference 2017
(3rd UPDATE) US President Donald Trump's decree suspends the entire US refugee resettlement program for at least 120 days while tough new vetting rules are established
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez says the operations and maintenance scheme to be implemented for the 5 airports may unnecessarily tie the government's hands
Foreign Policy magazine reports on Thursday, January 26, it had seen an executive order from President Donald Trump's administration that proposed cuts of 40% in voluntary US funding for UN agencies
Press Secretary Spicer: 'I don't think it's any surprise that when there's an administration turnover, that we're going to review the policies.'
'We will conduct a comprehensive information campaign...to ensure that deserving students have the chance to benefit from this game-changing policy in higher education,' says CHED Chairperson Patricia Licuanan
'Hopefully, this will nurture a peaceful atmosphere in the Senate considering we need to pass a number of legislation before the adjournment of session in March,' says Senate Majority Leader Vicente Sotto III, who moved to have the issue probed by the committees of the two senators
The Ombudsman finds Bacolod City Mayor Evelio Leonardia and 8 other officials guilty of grave misconduct and gross neglect of duty