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Nearly 50,000 workers regularized during Duterte’s first year

Jun 27, 2017 - 6:07 PM

Data from the Bureau of Working Conditions show 48,116 of the regularizations were results of efforts done in 2016; the 1,277 were from the 2017 assessments

Nearly 50,000 workers regularized during Duterte’s first year

Human rights in Duterte's 1st year: Where do we go from here?

Jun 27, 2017 - 4:00 PM

Organizations now plan to simplify and bring human rights closer to the ground and everyday life

Human rights in Duterte's 1st year: Where do we go from here?

Why Leni Robredo can't be full-on opposition

Jun 27, 2017 - 1:00 PM

The Vice President cannot risk completely disengaging from government. Her access to the President and Cabinet members can advance her pro-poor agenda.

Why Leni Robredo can't be full-on opposition

Duterte's nearly weeklong absence not health-related

Jun 27, 2017 - 12:50 PM

The Palace says the President is expected to make his first public appearance on Tuesday, June 27, at Malacañang events

Duterte's nearly weeklong absence not health-related

For Dutertenomics to work, the President has to take charge

Jun 27, 2017 - 10:00 AM

The President can no longer take the backseat. The executive and legislative are in a deadlock over tax reform, Dutertenomics' financing hanging in the balance.

For Dutertenomics to work, the President has to take charge

Top issues and controversies under Duterte

Jun 27, 2017 - 9:00 AM

President Rodrigo Duterte's first year in office is marked by shake-ups in power dynamics, international attention, and security threats looming over the country

Top issues and controversies under Duterte

A nation’s odyssey toward a popular dictatorship

Jun 26, 2017 - 5:00 PM

Yielding power when his 6-year term ends is a vanishing option for Duterte, not least because he would face prosecution for extra-judicial execution of thousands

A nation’s odyssey toward a popular dictatorship

'Demonizing' human rights in the first year of Duterte

Jun 26, 2017 - 4:00 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte paints human rights defenders as an obstacle to the change he promised, according to iDEFEND's Ellecer Carlos

'Demonizing' human rights in the first year of Duterte

Jose Calida's many hats for friend Rody

Jun 26, 2017 - 3:00 PM

Calling himself the 'tribune of the people,' Solicitor General Jose Calida has visited a drug lord in jail and faced the Supreme Court – all to bring down a Duterte critic

Jose Calida's many hats for friend Rody

Duterte out of public eye for 6th straight day

Jun 26, 2017 - 1:00 PM

(UPDATED) This is the longest period of 'rest' for 72-year-old President Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte out of public eye for 6th straight day

#AnimatED: Ang battered-wife syndrome ng Inang Bayan

Jun 26, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Nagiging depensa ng mga biktima ang pagbubulag-bulagan. Nagiging kanlungan nila ang katahimikan

#AnimatED: Ang battered-wife syndrome ng Inang Bayan

How the Duterte administration is fast-tracking Yolanda recovery

Jun 25, 2017 - 10:00 AM

President Duterte has criticized the past government for the slow rehab of Eastern Visayas. What happens when he tells agencies he is getting impatient?

How the Duterte administration is fast-tracking Yolanda recovery

Yolanda Museum to rise in Tacloban 4 years after deadly typhoon

Jun 24, 2017 - 8:23 PM

Part of the Tacloban Astrodome, which provided refuge to residents during the onslaught of Haiyan in 2013, will be turned into a museum in Leyte's capital

Yolanda Museum to rise in Tacloban 4 years after deadly typhoon

Development under Duterte: Why he can't fail Mindanao's youth

Jun 24, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The Comprehensive Reform and Development Agenda is an attempt to secure the future of the region. Conflict and corruption, however, are getting in the way.

Development under Duterte: Why he can't fail Mindanao's youth

The good and the bad: Analysts assess #DuterteYear1

Jun 24, 2017 - 8:00 AM

A political analyst, economist, and survey expert weigh in on the Duterte administration's successes and failures in its first year during a recent forum

The good and the bad: Analysts assess #DuterteYear1

The fall of the 'dilawang' Liberal Party

Jun 23, 2017 - 8:15 PM

The Liberal Party's 'rebranding' is a hard and messy work in progress, as Rodrigo Duterte marks his first year in office

The fall of the 'dilawang' Liberal Party

Diplomacy in a time of disruption

Jun 23, 2017 - 8:00 PM

As Trump and Tillerson disrupt the staid halls of the US State Department, there should be no ignoring that robust, strengthened diplomacy is good for American security and for US-Philippine ties

Diplomacy in a time of disruption

Aquino hopes his reforms will continue under Duterte

Jun 21, 2017 - 8:10 PM

Former president Benigno Aquino III also says he is 'concerned' about the ongoing clashes in Marawi City

Aquino hopes his reforms will continue under Duterte

Doing business under Duterte? Philippines' richest family shows how

Jun 21, 2017 - 7:13 PM

Henry Sy Sr's conglomerate is expanding its presence in China and Mindanao. His group has also started submitting unsolicited proposals for public infrastructure.

Doing business under Duterte? Philippines' richest family shows how

Hands-on mom Robredo helps daughter settle in U.S.

Jun 21, 2017 - 2:52 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo makes a side trip to Massachusetts to help clean and fix the apartment of her daughter who will study in Harvard for a year

Hands-on mom Robredo helps daughter settle in U.S.

Major corruption cases crumble as Ombudsman Morales races against time

Jun 21, 2017 - 9:00 AM

(UPDATED) Ombudsman Conchita Carpio Morales, with 12 months left in office, steps on the gas as Arroyo-time scam cases are being dismissed by the anti-graft court

Major corruption cases crumble as Ombudsman Morales races against time

Marcos urged to pay P2.08-B Comelec expenses due to his protest

Jun 20, 2017 - 6:05 PM

The P2.08 billion is the cost of the non-return of 97,365 vote-counting machines to technology provider Smartmatic

Marcos urged to pay P2.08-B Comelec expenses due to his protest

The year of living with autocracy and incompetence

Jun 20, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Duterte’s experience as mayor is out of proportion to the demands of the presidency. It ill-prepared him for checks and balances central to a democracy.

The year of living with autocracy and incompetence

Duterte at 365 days: It's hip to be Marcosian again

Jun 19, 2017 - 9:33 PM

No post-authoritarian president has publicly mused about the declaration of martial law as much as Rodrigo Duterte

Duterte at 365 days: It's hip to be Marcosian again

De Lima in jail: 'I never imagined Duterte would be this vindictive'

Jun 19, 2017 - 10:00 AM

‘Everything had to happen the way they happened. I had to be the counterweight to the selfish, inhumane, and reckless leadership of the Duterte administration.’

De Lima in jail: 'I never imagined Duterte would be this vindictive'

Duterte's foreign trips cost thrice more than predecessors'

Jun 17, 2017 - 3:24 PM

EXCLUSIVE: The government spends at least P386.2 million ($7.72 million) on foreign trips during Duterte's first year in power. In one trip, expenses shoot up to P31.8 million ($636,000) a day.

Duterte's foreign trips cost thrice more than predecessors'

Digong is boss, not the bayan's champion

Jun 17, 2017 - 11:04 AM

Duterte has nationalized this local 'way of doing politics,' with its associated coercive features, vulgar argot, and a more personalized patronage system

Digong is boss, not the bayan's champion

Fiscalizer no more? Senate protects Duterte while he's popular

Jun 17, 2017 - 9:30 AM

During the first year of the administration, the Senate majority clears President Duterte in investigations, but is non-comittal toward his priority bills

Fiscalizer no more? Senate protects Duterte while he's popular

Trump announces he's being investigated

Jun 16, 2017 - 9:52 PM

(3rd UPDATE) This appears to be the first public confirmation that US President Donald Trump is being investigated for obstruction of justice

Trump announces he's being investigated

SC forms panel of commissioners for Marcos vs Robredo case

Jun 16, 2017 - 5:14 PM

Retired Supreme Court Associate Justice Jose Vitug will chair the 3-member panel

SC forms panel of commissioners for Marcos vs Robredo case

A year later, the House remains Duterte’s loyal defender

Jun 16, 2017 - 9:00 AM

The House has consistently shown it will protect the President from his critics, with Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez leading the charge

A year later, the House remains Duterte’s loyal defender

LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach, Vice Ganda, Daniel Padilla to co-star in movie

Jun 15, 2017 - 7:19 PM

The Star Cinema movie will be directed by Joyce Bernal

LOOK: Pia Wurtzbach, Vice Ganda, Daniel Padilla to co-star in movie

IN PHOTOS: Philippines marks Independence Day 2017

Jun 12, 2017 - 6:40 PM

(UPDATED) From touching scenes in crisis-hit Marawi City to protests in Metro Manila, here is a look at how Filipinos celebrated the 119th anniversary of the declaration of the country's independence

IN PHOTOS: Philippines marks Independence Day 2017

Robredo urges Filipinos to defend 'weakening' institutions

Jun 12, 2017 - 5:15 PM

'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

Robredo urges Filipinos to defend 'weakening' institutions

FULL TEXT: Robredo's Independence Day 2017 message

Jun 12, 2017 - 4:30 PM

Read Vice President Leni Robredo's 2017 Independence Day message in full

FULL TEXT: Robredo's Independence Day 2017 message

Duterte skips PH Independence Day rites in Luneta

Jun 12, 2017 - 8:06 AM

(3rd UPDATE) This was supposed to be Duterte's first Independence Day as president

Duterte skips PH Independence Day rites in Luneta

Philippine Independence Day 2017 events

Jun 11, 2017 - 7:40 PM

Here are the events lined up as the Philippines celebrates the 119th anniversary of its independence on Monday, June 12

Philippine Independence Day 2017 events

Comelec, Smartmatic face charges for changing 2016 election server script

Jun 07, 2017 - 5:01 PM

The justice department reverses the decision of the Manila Prosecutor’s Office, which didn't find merit in the complaint of Ferdinand Marcos Jr's camp

Comelec, Smartmatic face charges for changing 2016 election server script

SC resets preliminary conference on Marcos-Robredo poll protest

Jun 06, 2017 - 3:55 PM

(UPDATED) The preliminary conference, originally set for June 21, is reset to July 11

SC resets preliminary conference on Marcos-Robredo poll protest

Marcos again urges SC to speed up poll protest

Jun 05, 2017 - 12:45 PM

In a new motion, the camp of defeated vice presidential candidate Ferdinand Marcos Jr seeks the decryption and printing of ballot images from SD cards

Marcos again urges SC to speed up poll protest

Stars react to the Resorts World Manila attack

Jun 02, 2017 - 12:59 PM

(UPDATED) Josh Duhamel, apl.de.ap, Coleen Garcia, and more speak up about the shooting and fire at Resorts World Manila

Stars react to the Resorts World Manila attack

Robredo to Duterte: 'Remain faithful' to Constitution, democracy

May 30, 2017 - 11:28 AM

'We urge our President to take back what he said about disregarding Congress and the [SC] and be an example to all public servants,' says Vice President Leni Robredo

Robredo to Duterte: 'Remain faithful' to Constitution, democracy

Duterte's rape joke puts soldiers in a bad light – Robredo

May 29, 2017 - 6:55 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo, who visited wounded soldiers, says it is 'unjust' to imply that troops can commit crimes

Duterte's rape joke puts soldiers in a bad light – Robredo

Robredo supports Duterte's martial law in Mindanao

May 26, 2017 - 3:22 PM

(UPDATED) Vice President Leni Robredo, however, says there should be concrete measures to safeguard against abuse

Robredo supports Duterte's martial law in Mindanao

Robredo: 'Trust the AFP' in martial law implementation

May 24, 2017 - 1:58 PM

Vice President Leni Robredo says the best thing to do now is to support the government as it fights terrorists in Marawi City

Robredo: 'Trust the AFP' in martial law implementation

Robredo orders relief operations amid Marawi clashes

May 24, 2017 - 4:45 AM

In separate statements, lawmakers also condemn the Marawi clashes, with some of them questioning the move to put Mindanao under martial law

Robredo orders relief operations amid Marawi clashes

Malabon winning the battle against malnutrition

May 21, 2017 - 1:23 PM

From a stunting rate of 16%, Malabon has reduced it by half at 8% in 3 years

Malabon winning the battle against malnutrition

Time a big factor in Marcos electoral protest – analyst

May 19, 2017 - 7:01 PM

Political analyst Ramon Casiple says Bongbong Marcos would have to decide whether he'll run for senator in 2019 or continue with his electoral protest against Vice President Leni Robredo

Time a big factor in Marcos electoral protest – analyst

Macron to unveil first French government

May 17, 2017 - 5:14 PM

The delay in announcing the names on Tuesday is officially due to the need to carry out more extensive screening of candidates, but could also reflect the difficulties in carrying out the delicate balancing act

Macron to unveil first French government

Women empowerment not about competing with men – Robredo

May 16, 2017 - 8:00 PM

'Sometimes, it is about collaboration rather than leading. Sometimes, it is about following and encouraging others to follow as well,' says Vice President Leni Robredo

Women empowerment not about competing with men – Robredo