The women’s resource shelter offers skills training so the OFWs will have a fall back when they go back home
For migrant workers in Qatar, Fridays are the one and only day they have to themselves
Company Commander Rommel Sandoval could not bear seeing any of his men wounded. For this, he paid the ultimate sacrifice.
'Basta ano, dalawa nag-text sa 'kin ng congratulations. 'Di ko na sasabihin [kung sino],' says Commission on Elections chair Andres Bautista
In recent speeches, President Rodrigo Duterte displays a preoccupation with mortality and quitting the presidency. But to what end?
Two years after the controversy in the Iglesia ni Cristo broke out, ex-members Lowell Menorca II and Rovic Canono have filed refugee claims in Canada. One has been successful so far.
Finance Secretary Carlos Dominguez III hopes the new tax reform package can be implemented by January 1, 2018
Assistant Secretary Mocha Uson is included in the Philippine delegation to the UN event which is not attended by President Rodrigo Duterte nor PCOO chief Martin Andanar
Statesman Jose 'Ka Pepe' Diokno is regarded as the father of human rights advocacy in the Philippines
Here are 7 instances where the number 7 figured in the life (and post-death) of the former president and dictator
(UPDATED) On the 45th anniversary of the declaration of Martial Law, we look back at some of the bright, idealistic youth leaders whose lives were cut short under the Marcos regime
'Alam nyo yung mga ganun, yun ang mga duwag eh. Nambubugbog na walang kalaban laban. Kung hindi lang masama, pwede ko sila hamunin, Mr President,' says the world boxing champion
Despite a photo of him with members of Aegis Juris, UST law dean Nilo Divina says he has not been actively participating in the fraternity's activities
'You can’t always oppose everything. You have to choose which are the ones that are going against the core interests of the party,' says the Liberal Party's vice president for external affairs
One of the 3 fraternities based in the UST Faculty of Civil Law, Aegis Juris subscribes to the motto 'Do no injustice, suffer no injustice'
The Jesuit-trained bishop is an intellectual heavyweight who puts his boots on – sometimes literally – to defend the rights of the poor
The police accuse Willyn Trabajador of posting a bomb threat against President Rodrigo Duterte, but the criminal complaint they filed against her raises more questions than answers
EXCLUSIVE: The Philippine National Police files a criminal complaint against Willyn Trabajador, whom they accuse of posting a bomb threat against the President's followers. But Trabajador insists her account was cloned.
We have not received any such report Lumalabas lang sa social media so ang tingin ko lang fake news yan says Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana
How did your representative explain his or her stand on the controversial move to slash the CHR budget for 2018 to a mere P1 000?
SAGIP Representative Rodante Marcoleta believes the Commission on Human Rights is not validly created even if its creation is provided for in the 1987 Philippine Constitution
Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon however says he will not resign as doing so will lead to making the institution forever at the mercy of politics
A 2005 Newsbreak report identifies retired Colonel Allen Capuyan as the number one suspect behind wiretapping operations conducted by an army unit during the Arroyo administration
UPDATED Yet President Rodrigo Duterte claims he hasn t seen for the last 10 years Lovelie Sumera whose family s ukay ukay business gave rise to suspicions that Paolo Duterte is a smuggler
Many migrant workers go into huge debt to pay placement fees just so they can work abroad. But some labor rights groups and companies say workers should not have to pay for a job.
In the Middle East, an unregulated labor market gives employers so much control over workers but limits workers from airing grievances and complaints
Two lawmakers – one a former student activist during the Marcos era and the other the brother of a desaparecido — are invited to the late dictator s birth centennial celebration at the Libingan ng mga Bayani
Majority of Qatar's migrant labor force live inside camps set up far away from the city center
Chinese triads started with extortion before branching out to more lucrative crimes such as human trafficking illegal drugs trade and prostitution among others
Senator Antonio Trillanes IV accuses the presidential son of being part of a triad as proven by the tattoo on his back
Here s the cast of characters as they relate to presidential son Paolo Duterte and presidential son in law Mans Carpio in the shabu smuggling controversy
Know more about the plight of the Philippines largest indigenous group through these stories images and videos
From being recognized as the best in Metro Manila the Caloocan Police have now become the most controversial Will they be able to turn the situation around?
Manases Carpio President Duterte s son in law is involved in private legal practice as part of the Carpio Duterte Lawyers firm
You know me you know me personally your honor the PNP chief tells the senator whose late husband was his classmate in the PMA
The chief of the Philippine National Police says the extra pounds are proof of lack of discipline and poor training
UPDATED Kian delos Santos 17 and Carl Arnaiz 19 – handcuffed kneeling – were killed by Caloocan policemen two days apart
3 bridges separate the battle area from the so called safe zone – and they have been getting new names as the war progresses
With the Philippines blood supply still falling short of the target patients in need of blood turn to online networks to look for kind hearted strangers willing to donate
Commission on Human Rights Chairperson Chito Gascon denies that the incident was rooted in the tense situation between him and the Philippine government
With the rising number of minors killed in President Rodrigo Duterte s war on drugs human rights groups are worried about the implementation of mandatory random drug tests among high school students
Before becoming a cop Chief Inspector Jovie Espenido ran a small town sari sari store Now he dreams of becoming the chief of the Philippine National Police
Who was wrong in the Uber saga? What does the controversy say about the country s transportation problems?
Your honor more or less this is a correct figure says Aguirre of Rappler s number of deaths related to the drug war which he earlier criticized
Zina laws treat sex out of marriage and pregnancy out of wedlock as crimes punishable by imprisonment But without means to seek legal recourse it is mostly low skilled migrant woman who face charges
UPDATED Customs broker and fixer Mark Ruben Taguba says Nani Cabato is the alleged real Tita Nanie
Yoshiaki Ishizawa wins the Ramon Magsaysay Award for 2017 for his decades long work conserving Angkor Wat and reviving Cambodia s sense of culture and identity
From the central office money is directly downloaded to the Landbank of the Philippines and other service providers to facilitate payment of the cash grants
President Rodrigo Duterte s son Paolo and son in law Mans Carpio are mentioned in text messages of Customs fixer Mark Taguba to Tita Nanie