The Muntinlupa City Regional Trial Court Branch 205 issues another arrest warrant for detained Senator Leila de Lima
The Philippines voices its 'extreme displeasure over the consistent biased prejudgment' made by UN rapporteur Agnes Callamard
The destruction of two of Mosul's best-known landmarks comes on the fourth day of an Iraqi offensive backed by the US-led coalition to take the Old City
The incident prompts growing international concern over rising tensions between the the US-led coalition and pro-Syrian-regime forces
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 downing of the jet and Russia's response come as the US-led coalition and allied fighters battle to oust the Islamic State (ISIS) jihadist group from its Syrian bastion Raqa
The shabu haul is estimated to have a street value of between P110 million to P250 million
Helmut Kohl is known for helping Germany, that was split during the Cold War, make the transition to a unified democracy
The police are also looking into former barangay chief Julio Bong Decierto's business-related altercations and a love triangle as possible motives for the killing
Philippine jails have a total holding capacity of only 20,746, but now accommodate 126,946 inmates
The House has consistently shown it will protect the President from his critics, with Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez leading the charge
Adam Harvey of the Australian TV network ABC is hit by a stray bullet as he took photos inside the provincial capitol compound
A key problem is getting aid supplies to the relatively remote desert region in Syria's north, with just a trickle of assistance currently crossing from neighboring Turkey and Iraq
The subject of the search warrant, however, is not in the Las Piñas property
Many Mexican crime reporters suffer from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, as they either bear daily witness to violence or experience it themselves
The Syrian Democratic Forces says its fighters had 'liberated the neighborhood of Al-Romaniya on the western front of Raqa'
The 35-year-old fighter will be eligible for parole in 36 years after being convicted on attacks against his ex-girlfriend Christy Mack and her friend
This is the second time in less than two months that Paul 'Bong' Alvarez has been arrested
There are 700 million kids whose childhood ended early, says a report by by international child’s rights group Save the Children
Lebanon bans 'Wonder Woman' as part of its boycott of Israel, as star Gal Gadot is from the Jewish state
Rappler sits down with Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II to talk about, among others, constitutional issues pertaining to martial law and manpower inside the DOJ
The frigate Admiral Essen and submarine Krasnodar carry out 4 strikes against military hardware and fighters from the jihadist group who had left its de-facto capital Raqa
The President says a police superintendent who was arrested for trying to rescue Abu Sayyaf members was also getting money from an alleged ISIS-linked woman
Mayors Gamar Ahay Janihim and David Navarro are stripped of their deputation because of 'intelligence information' linking them to illegal drugs
Barangay Chairman Angelito Sarmiento is killed inside his home by unidentified gunmen
(UPDATED) France's President Emmanuel Macron and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin seek to improve their countries' strained ties
Duterte is using a sledgehammer to take on a job that is properly accomplished with precision tools. It is the convenient but indiscriminate weapon of an authoritarian leader.
'The people of Mindanao are tired. We are tired of daily conflicts and of being told that Mindanao is a dreadful place. We are tired of telling ourselves that this war will soon come to an end.'
A tighter grip on reality – through data and evidence – may be one of the best ways to brace ourselves against this new, rising wave of authoritarian rule
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Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov tells Philippine Foreign Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano that Moscow is willing to help Manila fight drugs and terrorism
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The annual drills are Taiwan's biggest military exercise and mocked up a scenario in which Chinese troops launched an amphibious assault
As President Duterte expands his targets of opportunity, it is once again Mindanao – yes, his beloved Mindanao – that will be the laboratory of this 21st-century version of Marcos’ war
President Rodrigo Duterte maintains that there are 4 million 'drug addicts' in the Philippines, and slams Dangerous Drugs Board Chairperson Benjamin Reyes for giving a different figure
The Senate committee report recommends increase the penalty for witnesses who commit perjury
China lifts a ban on 27 Philippine tropical fruit export companies after President Rodrigo Duterte declared his 'separation' from the United States during a visit to Beijing in October
The House has time-honored processes that protect itself from the tyranny of the majority. But the allies of President Duterte could not be bothered by these when they dismissed the first impeachment complaint against him.
US Joint Task Force commander Brigadier General John Jansen says the level of sophistication in the shared understanding of doctrine and war fighting necessitates that the Philippine and US militaries up their cooperation game
The outgoing military chief says he wants to make sure that policemen follow 'the rule of law' in their war on drugs
The Balikatan exercises almost didn't happen after President Duterte threatened to cancel it, but he was convinced to allow it
The PNP's Drug Enforcement Group says it will pursue legal remedies to question the Department of Justice resolution
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Senior Superintendent Vicente Danao Jr is tapped to lead the task force, which is under the newly-formed Inter-Agency Committee on Anti-Illegal Drugs
The initiative of the Department of Education is set to be extended to include secondary level students
Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez, one of the complaint's respondents, says the ICC case against him, the President, and other officials is 'baseless'
Magdalo Representative Gary Alejano also says he will discuss with his party mates the possibility of being co-complainants in the ICC case filed against the President
One death happens every 50 operations now, compared to one in every 20 last year, according to data the two agencies have collated