If she fails to attend the July 25 hearing, then the Ilocos Norte governor will be arrested by the House, where her accuser Rodolfo Fariñas is majority leader
Coco Alcuaz talks to Bo's Coffee founder Steve Benitez about homegrown brew and becoming a platform for social enterprises
Some 2,241 OFWs granted amnesty are still in Saudi Arabia, waiting for their tickets
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Facebook's announcement comes as it works to redefine its purpose, led by Zuckerberg who traveled the US this year to better understand what people want out of the social network
President Rodrigo Duterte accepts the check donation from Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua on Tuesday, June 27
Ilocos Norte Provincial Board members approve the resolution against House Majority Leader Rodolfo Fariñas, who says he will sue the local officials
The online platform, which has around two billion monthly users worldwide, is working on the project with a small group of partners and hopes to start putting out episodes of its forthcoming series by the end of the summer
This comes after Ilocos Norte Governor Imee Marcos said she would not attend the House probe into the alleged misuse of provincial tobacco funds
Examine the personalities of most social media celebrities. Many have had a history of self-promotion, hucksterism, and even exhibitionism.
The provincial officials' lawyer Estelito Mendoza urges the Court of Appeals to grant their petition for a writ of habeas corpus
Know more about the speakers at the Agos Summit on Disaster Preparedness on July 7-8 at SM Aura's Samsung Hall. Register for limited free tickets today!
The pension fund says the increase was mainly driven by efforts to run after delinquent employers
A program of the Department of Social Welfare and Development hopes to 'give former drug dependents a sense of responsibility and belonging' while 'strengthening the disaster resilience and response of communities'
President Duterte has criticized the past government for the slow rehab of Eastern Visayas. What happens when he tells agencies he is getting impatient?
A guide issued by the CBCP tags at least 29 websites for 'carrying fake or unverified contents'
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
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Facebook and local activists to develop tools that offer women greater control over their profiles
Eid'l Fitr or the end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan falls on Monday, June 26
(UPDATED) P4,000 in cash will also be provided to each family to help them start a new life in Marawi
Camilo Sabio, who turns 82 next month, will appeal the decision of the Sandiganbayan 1st Division
Rebecca Burger, who had a large following on the social media site, where she posted regular pictures of herself promoting fitness products, is killed in eastern France in what the family says is a domestic incident
In these formal or informal areas, women and children can feel safe – free from violence, trauma, and threats
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez advises Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno and CA Presiding Justice Andres Reyes to ‘discipline’ their justices
Twitter users posted pictures of the queen's blue hat decorated with flowers with yellow centers alongside an image of the blue flag of the EU
Spreading fake news is 'a sin against charity,' the CBCP says in a historic pastoral letter, one of the first of its kind in the world
'Tutulungan ko kayo hanggang relocation. And then, we will rehabilitate ang Marawi. Gaganda iyon ulit,' says President Rodrigo Duterte as he visits evacuees staying in Iligan City
The committee on good government asks appellate court justices to explain their order for the provisional release of the Ilocos Norte officials detained by the House
The good government committee tells the officials, 'If you’re not willing to answer any questions, wala po kaming magagawa kundi ibalik kayo sa detention cell'
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Google general counsel Kent Walker says the company will use a combination of machine learning and human monitoring to keep 'extremist and terrorism-related videos' off its services
National Capital Region Police Office chief Director Oscar Albayalde urges the public not to spread the still unverified document on social media
Hordes of Chinese millennials are speaking directly to the country's 700 million smartphone users, streaming their lives to lucrative effect, fronting brands and launching businesses
When I say no to an invitation I really don't have to give a truthful excuse. All I need to do is give a polite one.
In Caloocan, 72-year-old Arturo Fabular walks for 10 hours each day to sell ice drop candy just to make ends meet
'Today we #WITNESS history,' says Twitter, making a reference to Perry's recently released album
PRESS RELEASE: If you have developed or implemented any community-based social innovation in health, we want to learn from YOU!
About 68 listed Philippine firms, including 4 Andrew Tan-led businesses, will need to sell more shares to the public if SEC hikes the minimum public float to 20%
One of the top Facebook posts during the series is a video of Stephen Curry going one-on-one against LeBron James in Game 2
Philippine jails have a total holding capacity of only 20,746, but now accommodate 126,946 inmates
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.
P1,000 is intended for food assistance during Ramadan, while the remaining P4,000 will be for transportation and other needs
The DSWD thanks the many groups and individuals who continue to send goods and cash to victims of the Marawi conflict
'We are already seeing our institutions being eroded... We must move swiftly and effectively to ensure that they are strong enough for our children's children,' says Vice President Leni Robredo
A lawmaker thinks the Philippines should get a new name, but many social media users argue the focus should be on solving the country's problems
Watch the livestream of the Defending Democracy Summit on Rappler
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