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Vietnam 'demands that China stop these activities' and 'cease militarization' of the South China Sea, even as Manila won't publicly condemn Beijing
After 28 straight days of no glitches for the Metro Rail Transit Line 3, a door failure on Tuesday, May 22, forces the railway system to unload passengers
The Boston Celtics fail to redeem themselves from their previous 30-point beatdown
The Energy Regulatory Commission approves a higher feed-in-tariff allowance (FIT-All) rate, which appears as a separate line item in electricity bills
Senior Superintendent Andre Dizon claims that the money came from allowances delayed of release from 2016 to 2017
Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade issues a 90-day suspension order against Cordillera Administrative Region Director Jesus Eduardo Natividad and Assistant Regional Director Datu Mohammad Abbas
The former first couple have launched Higher Ground Productions to produce a variety of content for the video streamer, possibly including scripted series, documentaries, and features
I had 30 minutes left with her. Taking the place of the sweeping vistas of the countryside we used to visit was the gray horizon of concrete pavement where we saw airplanes flying in and out. She would leave soon, along with the rest, to a life where they are needed – indispensable yet invisible at the same time.
Pirlo could have a future role int he federation and is considering coaching
The Cuban government is investigating the cause of the crash and has so far identified 33 of the dead, some of whom have already been buried
Studying half-a-million healthy adults aged 30-79 over almost 9 years, researchers conclude that 'compared with non-consumers, daily egg consumption was associated with lower risk of CVD'
'I think that there is definitely something going on in terms of mental health history,' says lawyer Nicholas Poehl
By the end of 2017, only P450,000 has been spent to buy memo pads and bond papers
Here's what you need to know about the controversy over the P59.8-million Special Action Force allowances
The Tourism Promotions Board chief's resignation comes after President Duterte announced he is about to fire 5 government officials
Since the outbreak was announced on May 8, there have been 49 cases, comprising 22 confirmed by laboratory tests, 21 probable and six suspected, says the Congo health ministry
'The Duke and Duchess of Sussex would like to thank everyone who took part in the celebrations of their wedding on Saturday,' says the palace in a statement
After he was ambushed by alleged private armed groups on April 26, Christopher Branzuela's name was still listed as a candidate in Barangay Catabunan in Calbayog City
The two police chiefs were sacked to see whether they had lapses in preventing the high-profile killing
Here are pictures of the happy couple with their families and wedding entourage
'The South China Sea islands are Chinese territories,' says China foreign ministry spokesperson Lu Kang, adding this is 'part of the normal training for the Chinese military'
The proposed Bangsamoro Basic Law has yet to hurdle 3rd and final readings in the Senate and the House of Representatives
In his 16-fight winning streak starting in 2012, Ancajas has not gone the distance in all but one bout
'We can assure our people that your armed forces will never renege in its constitutional obligation to help secure and defend the territorial integrity of our nation,' says the AFP
After Vicente Sotto III's election as Senate president, some Filipinos remind the public about the controversies he got involved in before. But others say Sotto, as the most senior member of the Senate, deserves the post.
Western Visayas tourism officials says they must attract some 1 million tourists to recover from the slump brought by the closure of Boracay Island
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Its scotch whiskey business Whyte & Mackay is now in the growth phase, while its recently-acquired brandy business in Mexico is expected to follow suit in 2019
While the current unemployment rate has improved compared to previous decades, this is still behind the 5.1-5.4% target set in 2017
(UPDATED) His resignation comes amid the controversy over an P80-million sponsorship deal for the food tourism project Buhay Carinderia
Socioeconomic Planning Secretary Ernesto Pernia promises the P73 billion for rebuilding Marawi will be used wisely, unlike what has happened with the Yolanda rehabilitation program since 2013
With the auction for the operations and maintenance of the Clark International Airport about to start, several prospective bidders question some of the requirements
The Senate and House approve the bill seeking to strengthen government policy on the prevention and control of HIV-AIDS
(UPDATED) Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez believes his friend turned political enemy is responsible for reports alleging his properties in Siargao are worth P500 million
Education Secretary Leonor Briones says the Department of Education has 'special concerns and interests' in the rebuilding of Marawi as the Islamic city marks one year since the start of the siege
'As we had previously said, we are opposed to war – as we should be. But if threatened by the use of force, we should be ready to inflict, at the very least, a bloody nose on any attacker who is out to harm us.'
'Malayo pa naman. Let’s cross that bridge 'pag andiyan na,' Mar Roxas, who has led a primarily private life since after the 2016 elections, tells Rappler
In the federal constitution it is proposing, the Consultative Committee wants Congress and the judiciary to share the power to impeach officials
When the hot lava flow hits the water it produces acid fumes known as 'laze' – lava and haze
Using the hashtag #BabaeAko, Filipino women are taking to social media to fight the President Rodrigo Duterte's sexist and misogynistic behavior
Sotto says he will take a break from the country's longest-running noontime television show, given his new role at the Senate
It’s Nokia's first phone to sport the display cutout popularized by the iPhone X
Iloilo City is independent from Iloilo province and has a separate certificate of canvass during elections
The special task force will be charged with seizing back assets and pursuing legal action against those suspected of breaking the law in relation to the fund
(UPDATED) Vicente Sotto III, who takes over from Aquilino Pimentel III, says he is 'deeply humbled and sincerely grateful' for the opportunity to lead the Senate 'at this critical and challenging time'
'I feel really excited that Ricci joined our program. He could spread the floor. He can play multiple positions. I enjoy playing with him a lot,' says teammate and friend Juan Gomez de Liaño